No matter what she said, getting him back meant financial security - a roof over her head and everything that went along with it.
While you are under my roof, you will treat me with respect.
Releasing the break, she slapped the lines on the back of the mules and clicked her tongue against the roof of her mouth.
Quinn lit the large stove to stave off the cold as rain pounded the metal roof above us.
Maybe it was the near-inaudible buzz or the rain on the roof, or my imagination, by I actually napped, for about twenty minutes.
Darian accidentally blew up a car an hour later and blew the roof off the garage.
"Put your hands on the roof," Larkin demanded.
A metal roof replaced the old shingles.
Breathless, she reached the exit onto the roof and pushed it open, flinching at the alarm that sounded.
A swan dive off the roof sounds good right about now.
Snow soon covered her arms as she crossed the roof to gaze into the well-lit courtyard.
She recalled falling asleep on the roof and knew Evelyn to be too tipsy to carry or drag her down to her room.
She couldn't help feeling disappointed; space looked no different than it had when she was lying on the roof of Evelyn's house.
Dean's mind churned the details of the recent happenings, trying to make sense of Shipton's orchestrated plunge to the river, and the strange reactions of those still sleeping beneath Bird Song's roof, and elsewhere.
He tapped the roof of his truck with his fingernails.
Ully cursed as he moved to seek cover from the downpour. Safe beneath his jungle roof, Toby watched him. The brave, cheerful Ully that sat with him in Hell seemed lost in the underworld, and Toby began to suspect there was another reason their jailer, Jared, had freed them.
The highway to Pagosa Springs followed the San Juan River up the pass to the top of the Rocky Mountains while side streams, arush with melting snow, ice cold to the touch, cascaded down from the roof of the sky, thousands of feet above.
Thunder exploded and then the hail started, drumming on the roof like large marbles.
It would take a lot of money to repair the roof and erase the water damage.
If it hadn't been for the tree falling on the house, that roof still wouldn't be repaired.
She climbed onto the roof of the mansion then approached the peak.
It roared on the tin roof and plunged off the eves, where the wind caught it and drove it across the yard in horizontal sheets.
The rain beat on the roof with a steady roar, and thunder cracked like a giant whip.
If Eden succeeded, Xander died, a fact he didn't learn for many years after she left him writhing in agony on the roof of a tavern.
A large, iron chandelier hung from the rafters of an A-frame roof high above.
Giovanni, dating from 1576, is famous for its rich inlaid marbles, its Brussels tapestries, its roof painted by Matteo Preti (1661-1699), the picture by Michael Angelo da Caravaggio of the beheading of John the Baptist, numerous memorials of the knights and other relics.
The " roods " themselves were not The simplest form is the " flat roof " consisting of horizontal wood joists laid from wall to wall as in floor construction.
The roof beside them had a great hole smashed through it, and pieces of glass were lying scattered in every direction.
Suddenly a man appeared through a hole in the roof next to the one they were on and stepped into plain view.
The officer began to write, but just as he finished the first word, a bomb came through the roof of the house and struck the floor close by him.
The woodman stirred the fire until the flames leaped high and the sparks flew out of the roof hole.
While Simonides was outside, the roof of the house caved in and killed everyone.
The implication was that Castor and Pollux, knowing of the imminent collapse of the roof, had come calling with the purpose of saving Simonides's life as their payment for the poem.
There were eight pigeons on the roof of the house, and a great dog on the step.
The tongue is so serviceable a member (taking all sorts of shapes, just as is wanted),--the teeth, the lips, the roof of the mouth, all ready to help, and so heap up the sound of the voice into the solid bits which we call consonants, and make room for the curiously shaped breathings which we call vowels!
The Indians had advanced so far as to regulate the effect of the wind by a mat suspended over the hole in the roof and moved by a string.
It was of small dimensions, with a peaked cottage roof, and not much else to be seen, the dirt being raised five feet all around as if it were a compost heap.
Who is there?--there beyond that field, that tree, that roof lit up by the sun?
The crowd was evidently watching for the roof to fall in, and Alpatych watched for it too.