What would inspire someone to chisel their name into a rock so far from civilization?
I've found old rock fences, and there's an old log cabin falling into ruins not too far from here.
In the background were the beautiful layered mountains of the White Rock Wildlife Management.
Not far from the camp, they reached a rock outcropping.
She flattened against the rock wall as she heard the horse scramble down into the ravine a little way down from her.
The bottom was solid rock covered with fine sand.
She stretched out on the rock, its warmth penetrating her shirt and further relaxing her muscles.
As the baby of the three, he'd always been the rock star among them.
You know how to defend yourself, and you can turn even a man into a rock with your magic.
"You're not a rock," she said again, stunned.
"I'm glad I tried to turn you into a rock a few days ago," she replied.
He looked around and found a familiar dirt trail that led to a large rock overlooking the desert he'd sat on earlier to watch the sunset.
He took Damian outside to the rock where he and kiri had watched the stars once long ago and set him down.
When at last they arrived at the trail's end, Westlake parked, placed a rock behind his wheel, and held out his polka-dot umbrella.
When they approached the area known as The Drinking Cup, the road narrowed and barely clung to the rock wall, a breath-gulping overhang hundreds of feet above the river.
A small rock trickled down, bouncing and skipping before stopping by Dean's shoe—the slight noise was a rumble in the mountain stillness.
A rope was tied around a rock nearby.
Unable to function from shock, he sat down on a rock overlooking the lake.
You should never feed a human a rock, even by mistake.
She tied the lengths of rope together and hunted for and found the perfect boulder in the cave: a loose, rounded rock the size of both her fists that was light enough for her to throw.
She found a narrow, rocky road and hopped from rock to road, surprised to see an older man leading a donkey pulling a cart ahead of her.
The Irish rock blaring from the bar below was loud enough, and cigarette smoke already curled in through the window.
Anshan-- a chunk of rock in space-- was smarter than the entire Council combined, even Jetr, who was content to mediate between him and the Council without truly choosing sides.
She looked again at the spinning ground, waiting until she was able to make out a rock formation clearly before engaging the thrusters.
The desert was flat, the rock formations and canyons plentiful.
The stairs were cut in the rock inside the mountain, and they were broad and not very steep, because they circled around like a cork-screw, and at the arched opening where the flight began the circle was quite big.
Unfortunately, the hole led directly into the vast space you see outside this mountain; but I managed to catch a point of rock that projected from this cavern, and so saved myself from tumbling headlong into the black waves beneath, where the tongues of flame that dart out would certainly have consumed me.
Jim the cab-horse came last, and the rocky wall almost caught him; for just as he leaped to the floor of the further passage the wall swung across it and a loose stone that the buggy wheels knocked against fell into the narrow crack where the rock turned, and became wedged there.
Although the poor may not believe that wealth is attainable for them, they do not want to rock the boat and risk disrupting the system that guarantees them at least some income.
For instance, if you have a Facebook friend Abigail in Albania whom you only met once at a rock-paper-scissors competition years ago, you will generally regard Abigail's first-hand account as authoritative, even though you don't really know Abigail all that well.
I have often held in my hand a little model of the Plymouth Rock which a kind gentleman gave me at Pilgrim Hall, and I have fingered its curves, the split in the centre and the embossed figures "1620," and turned over in my mind all that I knew about the wonderful story of the Pilgrims.
I felt the great billows rock and sink.
Suddenly my ecstasy gave place to terror; for my foot struck against a rock and the next instant there was a rush of water over my head.
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.
At length the old hound burst into view with muzzle to the ground, and snapping the air as if possessed, and ran directly to the rock; but, spying the dead fox, she suddenly ceased her hounding as if struck dumb with amazement, and walked round and round him in silence; and one by one her pups arrived, and, like their mother, were sobered into silence by the mystery.
And the exile, separated from the beloved France so dear to his heart, died a lingering death on that rock and bequeathed his great deeds to posterity.