He peeled off his ruined sweater and tossed it in the trash.
I'm sorry I ruined your evening.
My God, I'm a ruined and dishonored man!
Journal (1906); Mauch's report in Ausland (1872) is now only of bibliographical interest, while Bent's Ruined Cities of Mashonaland (1892) and R.
But now he had ruined everything.
What does it matter to you whether our homes are ruined or not?
I knew I had ruined everything between us.
The evening was young and she had ruined his chance to spend it with Mary.
"I'm sorry I almost ruined your life," Darian said quietly.
Half a day's journey beyond, at a point where two great wadis enter the Euphrates, on the Syrian side, stands Jabriya, an unidentified ruined town of Babylonian type, with walls of unbaked brick, instead of the stone heretofore encountered.
"You've already ruined it!" she exclaimed.
After the execution Pierre was separated from the rest of the prisoners and placed alone in a small, ruined, and befouled church.
CHICHEN-ITZA, or CHICHEN, an ancient ruined city of Yucatan, Mexico, situated 22 m.
The ruined castle served as the place of imprisonment of Frederick II.'s son Henry.
You almost ruined my life once.
My circumstances are without solution and his life would be ruined if the world were to know the truth of our love.
Several banking firms and many individual creditors were ruined by the death of the pope.
He then gave in his resignation as general, and returned to commerce; but his brewery was ruined, and after many vicissitudes of fortune he died in poverty in Paris on the 6th of February 1809.
The officers, as usual, lived in twos and threes in the roofless, half- ruined houses.
Worst of all, she had probably ruined any chance she had with him.
Neighbouring to the town are the ruined castle of Orkil, the watering-place Christiansminde, and the extensive orchards of Gammel Hestehave, where wine is produced.
It would have ruined the phone.
A ruined castle, near the city, recalls its strategic importance in the 8th century, when Asturias, Galicia and Leon were the headquarters of resistance to the Moors.
His health was ruined by his debaucheries, and a surgical operation became necessary.
From Enniskillen (q.v.), with its ruined abbey, round tower and cross.
This edict would have utterly ruined Campania.
The extraordinary ruined fortifications found, and the knowledge of the higher art of war displayed by the Maoris, suggest (what is no doubt the fact) that there was a hard fight for them when they first arrived, but the greatest resistance must have been from the purer Papuan inhabitants, and not from the half-castes who were probably easily overwhelmed.
A ruined mosque with a tall minaret stands by the river-brink.
Are the famous sulphur baths of Schinznach, just above which is the ruined castle of Habsburg, the original home of that great historical house.
His brother Domhnall (Donnell) was king of Ailech, a district in Donegal and Derry; the royal palace, the ruined masonry of which is still to be seen, being on the summit of a hill Boo ft.
Dronushka tells me that the war has ruined you.
And even that ruined and befouled house – which in dull weather was repulsively ugly – seemed quietly beautiful now, in the clear, motionless brilliance.
Everybody was celebrating the victory, everything was bubbling with life in the ruined but reviving city.
It was his reckless drunkenness which ultimately ruined him in the estimation of Peter the Great, despite his previous inestimable services.
Of Dufftown is the ruined castle of Auchindown, finely situated on a limestone crag, 200 ft.
Aqueducts, ruined sugar-mills, and other remains of ancient industry abound in the neighbourhood.
Having ruined his rebellious city, but not tamed her spirit, Frederick withdrew across the Alps.
The privileges confirmed to the Lombard cities by the peace of Constance were extended to Tuscany, where Florence, having War of ruined Fiesole, had begun her career of freedom and clues prosperity.
Feared lest the Guelph party would be ruined by this check.
Pisa, who had ruined Amalfi, was now ruined by Genoa.
From 1668 to 1670 attempts were being made by the chapter to restore the ruined building; but Dean Sancroft was anxious to have it wholly rebuilt, and in 1668 he had asked Wren to prepare a design for a wholly new church.
On an islet in the lake stands a ruined "broth" or round tower.
A strange and mysterious fate had prepared for Anne the same domestic griefs that had vexed and ruined Catherine and caused her abandonment.
Most behave as if they believed that their prospects for life would be ruined if they should do it.
The inhabitants are totally ruined, the hospitals overflow with sick, and famine is everywhere.
I lived like that, I lived for myself and ruined my life.
You lived for yourself and say you nearly ruined your life and only found happiness when you began living for others.
The same love of others, a desire to do something for them, a desire for their approval.--So I lived for others, and not almost, but quite, ruined my life.
In April the Pavlograds were stationed immovably for some weeks near a totally ruined and deserted German village.
On one of his foraging expeditions, in a deserted and ruined village to which he had come in search of provisions, Rostov found a family consisting of an old Pole and his daughter with an infant in arms.
He had ruined more than one horse in their service.
She understood that when speaking of "trash" he referred not only to Mademoiselle Bourienne, the cause of her misery, but also to the man who had ruined his own happiness.
Through the streets soldiers in various uniforms walked or ran confusedly in different directions like ants from a ruined ant-hill.
The peasants were ruined; some of them too had gone to Bogucharovo, only a few remained.
As often happens when someone we have trusted is no longer before our eyes, it suddenly seemed quite clear and obvious to him that the sergeant was an impostor, that he had lied, and that the whole Russian attack would be ruined by the absence of those two regiments, which he would lead away heaven only knew where.
Dolokhov stood at the gate of the ruined house, letting a crowd of disarmed Frenchmen pass by.
By being ruined I have become much richer.
He pretends to fall into a swoon and says senseless things that should have ruined him.
I figured when he found out I ruined his life, he'd kill me anyway.
His peace ruined, he rose and strode into the fortress.
The corn-growers and the revenue collectors were ruined by exorbitant imposts or by the iniquitous cancelling of contracts; temples and private houses were robbed of their works of art; and the rights of Roman citizens were disregarded.
In 1536 it was almost totally destroyed by fire, and in 1654 largely ruined by the explosion of a powder magazine.
In this way communication was established from both sides on the 16th of August, but it did not continue long, for the insulation had been ruined by Whitehouse's treatment, and after the 20th of October no signals could be got through.
Its grey houses have a neglected, almost a dilapidated appearance, from the friable stone of which they are constructed; and there are no buildings of antiquarian interest or striking architectural beauty, except, perhaps, the ruined citadel and the remnants of the town walls.
The revolt against fish had ruined the fisheries and driven the fishermen to turn pirates, to the great scandal and detriment of the realm.
I ruined his life.
Eureka helped him by flying into the faces of the enemy and scratching and biting furiously, and the kitten ruined so many vegetable complexions that the Mangaboos feared her as much as they did the horse.
The moment was so perfect - and then she walked in and said that... ruined everything.
At last, in 1795, the House of Lords gave a verdict of not guilty on all charges laid against him; and he left the bar at which he had so frequently appeared, with his reputation clear, but ruined in fortune.
In 1864 a tremendous flood almost ruined it, and another flood in 1878, and a famous strike in Denver and Leadville in 1879-1880 were further, but only momentary, checks to its prosperity.
Jackson almost pressed her to stay again, but did not wish their night to be ruined by an argument.
It was now that he began to frequent the ruined little chapel of St Mary of the Angels, known as the Portiuncula, where much of his time was passed in prayer.
We drive home from a bar, like we all have done, only someone steps off a curb and we're ruined for life.
The ruined church at Longpont (13th century) is the relic of an important Cistercian abbey; Urcel and Mont-Notre-Dame have fine churches, the first entirely in the Romanesque style, the second dating from the 12th and 13th centuries, to which period the church at Braisne also belongs.
I think he blames me because he ruined a sweater when he got shot today.