I'll race you to the bottom and we can talk about it.
Such a race would not be fair.
There are also a clean race of frogs and tortoises, and a few mussels in it; muskrats and minks leave their traces about it, and occasionally a travelling mud-turtle visits it.
It, too, was done up in a race car theme with toys lining the side of the tub.
His heart continued to race as he glanced over at Edith.
Dad said we were going to watch some horses race tomorrow.
They weren't in a race, though, and the longer route would give her guests more time to explore.
The only genuine division of the Albanian race is that of Ghegs and Tosks; the Liaps, who inhabit the district between the Viossa and the sea, and the Tshams or Chams, who occupy the coast-land south of the Kalamas, are subdivisions of the Tosk family.
The human race barely survived.
That she, a starving artist who'd been dragged across the universe because her best friend felt sorry for her, was the key to saving an entire race of people was unimaginable.
You're correct that there wouldn't be time for him to race downstairs and out of the building.
The barn door was open and the goats were scattering, forcing the dog to race from one end of the lot to the other.
They make shift to live merely by conformity, practically as their fathers did, and are in no sense the progenitors of a noble race of men.
Dean's heart began to race as he caught sight of Cynthia and Martha at the edge of the rocks near the edge of the path leading to the entrance of the Lucky Pup.
A fast race horse about 55 miles per hour.
The tall, fair and blue-eyed individuals who are found to the north-east of the Seine and in Normandy appear to be nearer in race to the Scandinavian and Germanic invaders; a tall and darker type with long faces and aquiline noses occurs in some parts of Franche-Co1nt and Champagne, the Vosges and the Perche.
(2) The purification and reformation of oneself for its reception, and (3) The improvement of the human race by striving for such purification.
It is an arduous race, for only the fittest, yet the race is always booked early to its maximum.
Dean could feel his heart race as he looked over the old man's shoulder.
23) to Hospito, their chief, as a still pagan race, worshipping stocks and stones.
Helen Keller became so rapidly a distinctive personality that she kept her teacher in a breathless race to meet the needs of her pupil, with no time or strength to make a scientific study.
We may imagine a time when, in the infancy of the human race, some enterprising mortal crept into a hollow in a rock for shelter.
I know I should be upset that Fitzgerald is running against you but I know his being in the race makes you want to run all the more.
The guest room was redone in race cars and Disney characters.
His energy sapped, the kid was sprawled half asleep across the race car bed.
She stood beside Alex and listened to the truck door slam and the engine race when Josh started it.
He lowered his head to the side of her neck away from the camera and nuzzled her neck in a way that made her heart race faster.
Maximus, in which case the Indian race will be E.
The great interest in connexion with a dwarf West African race of elephant is in relation to the fossil pigmy elephants of the limestone fissures and caves of Malta and Cyprus.
Pumilio will have to rank as a race of the Maltese species.
Besides the Belt there are several parks and reserves, including botanical and acclimatization gardens, the so-called Ocean Beach, and two race-courses.
These small individuals present apparently no other differences, and Sergi maintains that the difference is racial, these being the descendants of a race of pygmies who had emigrated from central Africa.
Horses are bred to some extent, while the native race of donkeys is remarkably small in size.
Examples may perhaps occasionally still be found in the uninhabited forests of Hungary and Transylvania, and occasionally in Spain and Greece, as well as in the Caucasus and in some of the Swiss cantons, but the original race has in most countries interbred with the domestic cat wherever the latter has penetrated."
The Albanians are apparently the most ancient race in southeastern Europe.
The determination with which this remarkable race has maintained its mountain stronghold through a long series of ages has hitherto met with scant appreciation in the outside world.
The natural antipathy between the two sections of the race, though less evident than in former times, is far from extinct.
After the division of the Roman empire, the lands inhabited by the Albanian race became provinces of the Byzantine empire; northern Albania from Scutari to Berat formed the thema or province of Dyrrachium (Durazzo, Albanian Dourtz), southern Albania and Epirus the thema of Nikopolis.
These mountains were occupied, so early as we can find any record, by a cave-dwelling aboriginal race known as Horites, who were smitten by the much-discussed king Chedorlaomer (Gen.
This animal can scarcely be regarded as more than a local race, and should be styled Oreamnus montanus kennedyi.
The object of a race is to see who can win it--or at least that is what my excellent brains think.
"Once, when I was young," said Jim, "I was a race horse, and defeated all who dared run against me.
I only wish there was a real horse here for me to race with.
"Then why not race with the Sawhorse?" enquired the Scarecrow.
"Go!" cried Zeb; and at the word the two horses leaped forward and the race was begun.
He has won the race, and won it fairly; but what can a horse of flesh do against a tireless beast of wood?
Then the scientific race of the century was on, with this goal: to figure out how DNA conveyed genetic information.
A comfortable house for a rude and hardy race, that lived mostly out of doors, was once made here almost entirely of such materials as Nature furnished ready to their hands.
When I think of the benefactors of the race, whom we have apotheosized as messengers from heaven, bearers of divine gifts to man, I do not see in my mind any retinue at their heels, any carload of fashionable furniture.
The human race is interested in these experiments, though a few old women who are incapacitated for them, or who own their thirds in mills, may be alarmed.
The kind uncles and aunts of the race are more esteemed than its true spiritual fathers and mothers.
May be the man you hoe with is inclined to race; then, by gorry, your mind must be there; you think of weeds.
There is a period in the history of the individual, as of the race, when the hunters are the "best men," as the Algonquins called them.
Angleworms are rarely to be met with in these parts, where the soil was never fattened with manure; the race is nearly extinct.
But the most luxuriously housed has little to boast of in this respect, nor need we trouble ourselves to speculate how the human race may be at last destroyed.
Sometimes the well dent is visible, where once a spring oozed; now dry and tearless grass; or it was covered deep--not to be discovered till some late day--with a flat stone under the sod, when the last of the race departed.
Shall a man go and hang himself because he belongs to the race of pygmies, and not be the biggest pygmy that he can?
'The enemy of the human race,' as you know, attacks the Prussians.
He consoled himself with the thought that he fulfilled another of the precepts--that of reforming the human race--and had other virtues--love of his neighbor, and especially generosity.
Fallen man has retained a love of idleness, but the curse weighs on the race not only because we have to seek our bread in the sweat of our brows, but because our moral nature is such that we cannot be both idle and at ease.
"You go ahead, Zakhar!" shouted Nicholas to his father's coachman, wishing for a chance to race past him.
Had he not seen the possibility of, and passionately desired, the regeneration of the sinful human race, and his own progress to the highest degree of perfection?
Rostov and Ilyin gave rein to their horses for a last race along the incline before reaching Bogucharovo, and Rostov, outstripping Ilyin, was the first to gallop into the village street.
I raise fervent prayers to Heaven that the Almighty may exalt the race of the just, and mercifully fulfill the desires of Your Majesty.
Jonathan said you were taking him to some kind of horse race tomorrow.
The blood left her head in a race to her feet and her knees melted to follow.
Fodder for another horse race, Dean thought.
The race of warriors was ancient, dating back a hundred millennia.
I'll race the miserable wooden donkey any day in the week! cried the cab-horse.
We often see other technologies race toward a point and then stop growing along that axis.
These ice-cutters are a merry race, full of jest and sport, and when I went among them they were wont to invite me to saw pit-fashion with them, I standing underneath.
She believed Evelyn's tale of a race of people bred for war.
Kind of beating the horse to the front of the pack a bit early in the race, isn't she?
I'll race you for the bath room.
Oh, for heaven's sake, Carmen, they're goats, not race horses.
Here the ruling race was at home.