Only a couple of times a year--when he knew from their valets that they had money in hand--he would turn up of a morning quite sober and with a deep bow would ask them to help him.
There was a barber shop and I could see a calendar on the wall but I couldn't quite read it.
It was quite impossible to understand these sounds.
A young forest growing up under your meadows, and wild sumachs and blackberry vines breaking through into your cellar; sturdy pitch pines rubbing and creaking against the shingles for want of room, their roots reaching quite under the house.
Pierre pushed his way into the middle of the group, listened, and convinced himself that the man was indeed a liberal, but of views quite different from his own.
Maybe. But Youngblood was missing quite a few days.
While this Greenbriar Road property is not quite so inviting, a spring lock on a back door was no serious test.
Quite a few, and they're pulling in everyone from the east coast to Miami and Orlando.
It wasn't quite morning when he returned her to the extra bed in Jonny's room.
She'd never done anything quite so disobedient—so stupid.
Heavy brush had totally obscured the entrance until someone had quite recently cut and pulled away the branches, exposing the opening.
I can't answer that for sure, but don't you think their sudden interest in the property and the discovery of the bones is quite a coincidence?
From what Fred says after snooping on the Internet, Mr. Westlake is quite wealthy.
And I was quite sure they would be accepted as props.
There were clothes in the dresser, not quite her size but not too far off.
And you may even—reasonably, optimistically—think it to be quite likely.
At that time I eagerly absorbed everything I read without a thought of authorship, and even now I cannot be quite sure of the boundary line between my ideas and those I find in books.
But remember, it will not keep quite till noonday even in the coolest cellar, but drive out the stopples long ere that and follow westward the steps of Aurora.
She had reminded him of what was quite true; he had been indebted to her father for the first steps in his career.
It merely confirmed that she had left childhood behind... quite gracefully.
While I hadn't known Howie's doctor was a female, I was quite sure she understood far more than naive Howie.
She couldn't quite understand what the poison was; it wasn't a normal infection, and yet it couldn't be anything else.
She's discovered quite a few annoying little powers of her own while you were gone.
Now there was life and light in his eyes, even if he wasn't quite the man Jule remembered.
He must have made quite an impression on little eighteen-year-old Jennifer.
He'd fulfilled his end of the bargain and crossed quite a few things off her bucket list last night.
Adraksin was in uniform, and whether as a result of the uniform or from some other cause Pierre saw before him quite a different man.
There are always so many conjectures as to the issue of any event that however it may end there will always be people to say: "I said then that it would be so," quite forgetting that amid their innumerable conjectures many were to quite the contrary effect.
Women's fuss! muttered Alpatych to himself and started on his journey, looking round at the fields of yellow rye and the still- green, thickly growing oats, and at other quite black fields just being plowed a second time.
In Helene's circle the war in general was regarded as a series of formal demonstrations which would very soon end in peace, and the view prevailed expressed by Bilibin--who now in Petersburg was quite at home in Helene's house, which every clever man was obliged to visit--that not by gunpowder but by those who invented it would matters be settled.
She felt that a different world had now taken possession of her--the life of a world of strenuous and free activity, quite opposed to the spiritual world in which till now she had been confined and in which her greatest comfort had been prayer.
"Are we really quite lost, your excellency?" he asked again.
But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
Princess Mary could not quite make out what he had said, but from his look it was clear that he had uttered a tender caressing word such as he had never used to her before.
Until Prince Andrew settled in Bogucharovo its owners had always been absentees, and its peasants were of quite a different character from those of Bald Hills.
They're quite beside themselves; I have already told them...
Quite beside themselves, Yakov Alpatych; they've fetched another barrel.
But as if this angered him, he bent his head quite low and muttered:
And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.
He saw that his hero and commander was following quite a different train of thought.
Natalie is quite well again now, isn't she?
It is quite a romance.