You were two points from sleeping alone big guy.
And there was a smell of cigarette smoke, a definite no-no, one of the few points on which he and the old man agreed.
Deputy Baxton had called in after seeing the plate number of a car listed on an all-points bulletin.
The blond man's smile was slow, predatory, his teeth sharpened into points and his dark gaze piercing.
All the evidence points to an accident.
Everything points to Byrne skipping.
She found herself counting how many exclamation points Ingrid used before she read through the rules.
Instead of earning money, members of the collectives earned work points (which, of course, everyone prefers to money).
I agreed to search while he'd put out an all-points bulletin on the vehicle Howie was driving.
"Exactly. The first page has the talking points outlining what you can share," Kiki said before addressing Gabriel.
He was a lean man with gleaming silver- blue eyes, teeth filed into points, and an aura so cold she stepped away.
They mature slowest of all Immortals, but when they hit certain points in angel years, they jump to the next human stage of maturity, Helga said.
Even though the position was more isolated than a number of the other starting points, it still was in relatively plain view of the walkway, both up and down stream.
She'd never thought to open the supply points for the general public.
He could spot the rider now and again with occasional glances and by counting off the seconds between points they both passed, knew he was gaining, if ever so slowly.
"Give yourself two points for that one," she breathed as she unlocked the door.
Among its characteristics the following points are noticeable.
Many points in Kossuth's career and character will probably always remain the subject of controversy.
On all disputed points, whether commercial, religious or political, his advice was invariably sought by the foreign ministers and the Chinese alike.
Even with the particles retarding the motion of the aether, the same will be true if, to counterbalance the increased inertia, suitable forces are caused to act on the aether at all points where the inertia is altered.
Of this nature are the neutral points, where the polarization changes character, observed by F.
The young insect resembles its parent in most points, but the head is disproportionately large; the anterior abdominal spiracles are on the second segment instead of on the first, and the foot has only a single segment.
Chauveau points to the reduction in the 12-hour term as compared to the 24-hour term on the Eiffel Tower, and infers the practical disappearance of the former at no great height.
Runs mathematically straight and points almost absolutely true for the Polar star.
Curiously, Apotheosis is used by the Latin Christian poet, Prudentius (c. 400), as the title of a poem defending orthodox views on the person of Christ and other points of doctrine - the affectation of a decadent age.
23, 24, points to a competence.
The part he played during the summer of 1789 is one of the most debated points in the history of the Revolution.
For the measurement of wider stars he invented his lamp-micrometer, in which the components of a double star observed with the right eye were made to coincide with two lucid points placed io ft.
The distance of the lucid points was the tangent of the magnified angles subtended by the stars to a radius of io ft.
One of the most essential points in a good micrometer is that all the webs shall be so nearly in the same plane as to be well in focus together under the highest powers used, and at the same time absolutely free from " fiddling."
(b) If the Divine constitution of the Church has not changed in its essential points since our Lord, the mode of exercise of the various powers of its head has varied; and that of the supreme teaching power as of the others.
Sometimes they occupy the approaches to tablelands, the narrowest points of gorges, or the fords of rivers; sometimes almost inaccessible mountain tops or important points on ridges; and it may be noticed that, where two important nuraghi are not visible from one another, a small one is interpolated, showing that there was a system of signalling from one to another.
12 a tant points he anticipates the utilitarianism afterwards systematized by Paley, who expresses in the amplest terms his obligations to his predecessor.
LICHEN (lichen Tuber), in medical terminology, a papular disease of the skin, consisting of an eruption in small thickly set, slightly elevated red points, more or less widely distributed over the body, and accompanied by slight febrile symptoms.
"The kittens," observes a lady writer, "are born absolutely white, and in about a week a faint pencilling comes round the ears, and gradually all the points come.
His friend Beeckman lent him a copy of Galileo's work, which he glanced through in his usual manner with other men's books; he found it good, and " failing more in the points where it follows received opinions than where it diverges from them."
With more eloquence than judgment, he propounded theses bringing into relief the points in which the new doctrines clashed with the old.
In the Discourse of Method Descartes had sketched the main points in his new views, with a mental autobiography which might explain their origin, and with some suggestions of as to their applications.
Fermat and Descartes agreed in regarding the tangent to a curve as a secant of that curve with the two points of intersection coinciding, while Roberval regarded it as the direction of the composite movement by which the curve can be described.
Then came his deliverances upon undecided points in theology, in his XII.
A special feature of his rule was the sending out of numerous cleruchies (q.v.), which served the double purpose of securing strategic points to Athens and converting the needy proletariate of the capital into owners of real property.
There are regular lines of steamers running between Vancouver and Alaska and the points of connexion with the Yukon territory, as well as lines to Puget Sound and San Francisco in the United States.
Around it were arranged, like the five points of a star, the other five brilliant balls; one being rose colored, one violet, one yellow, one blue and one orange.
Inside the hedge they came upon row after row of large and handsome plants with broad leaves gracefully curving until their points nearly reached the ground.
The tops of their heads had no hair, but were carved into a variety of fantastic shapes, some having a row of points or balls around the top, others designs resembling flowers or vegetables, and still others having squares that looked like waffles cut criss-cross on their heads.
While the previous two points focused at the macro level and the overall costs of war, I speak here of consumers' perspective on war.
The arch not only celebrates this military victory, it points out that it was profitable.
As the number of touch points with other countries rises, so must our shared understanding of acceptable conduct.
More people using passports to travel internationally will increase understanding and help reduce touch points that could lead to war.
So let's review my key points to see if they are compelling.
As I review these points, none of them seem particularly like "stretches" to me.
Miss Sullivan, who is an excellent critic, made suggestions at many points in the course of composition and revision.
The point of this gold indicator bends over the edge of the case, round which are set eleven raised points--the stem forms the twelfth.
Though there is less than half an inch between the points--a space which represents sixty minutes--Miss Keller tells the time almost exactly.
Whenever anybody gives her anything, she points to it, then to herself, and nods her head.
When she spells "milk," she points to the mug, and when she spells "mug," she makes the sign for pouring or drinking, which shows that she has confused the words.
When she wants to know the name of anything, she points to it and pats my hand.
In response to questions she points out prettily her nose, mouth, eye, chin, cheek, ear.
If I say, "Where is baby's other ear?" she points it out correctly.
Miss Sullivan's account in her address at Chautauqua, in July, 1894, at the meeting of The American Association to Promote the Teaching of Speech to the Deaf, is substantially like Miss Keller's in points of fact.
At length the wind rose, the mist increased, and the waves began to run, and the perch leaped much higher than before, half out of water, a hundred black points, three inches long, at once above the surface.
He gazed into the cellar from all sides and points of view by turns, always lying down to it, as if there was some treasure, which he remembered, concealed between the stones, where there was absolutely nothing but a heap of bricks and ashes.
When the ponds were firmly frozen, they afforded not only new and shorter routes to many points, but new views from their surfaces of the familiar landscape around them.
The particular laws are as our points of view, as, to the traveller, a mountain outline varies with every step, and it has an infinite number of profiles, though absolutely but one form.
"All the points of our position are in the enemy's hands and we cannot dislodge them for lack of troops, the men are running away and it is impossible to stop them," he reported.
We seem to be the emergency points of contact for anything that goes wrong anywhere in the western hemisphere.
We've identified weak points in your organization.
On some of these points the codes differ, and the whole is to be regarded as the ideal qualification, built up theoretically by the canonists.
These spires were like great spear-points, and if they tumbled upon one of them they were likely to suffer serious injury.
Bonus points are given for resiliency, low water requirements, and appearance.
As I have said before, I had no aptitude for mathematics; the different points were not explained to me as fully as I wished.
Is it not true, then, that my life with all its limitations touches at many points the life of the World Beautiful?
He made some notes on two points, intending to mention them to Bagration.