I didn't run away.
I could have run away from my father, as I wanted to.
"Run for the river!" shouted the Wizard, and Jim quickly freed himself from his unseen tormenters by a few vicious kicks and then obeyed.
The man was run down by a detective from After.
The child can't just run off across the country.
Then you wouldn't have run off that cliff.
When all the factories run themselves, when energy is free, when scarcity is ended, when material needs are all met, it will be a different world.
We thought it was far south over the woods--we who had run to fires before--barn, shop, or dwelling-house, or all together.
And she set off at a run along the passage.
"You're qualified to run the ranch," he said.
She gasped and turned to run, but he reached out and grabbed her.
Yet in reality, five individuals, some joined by love, some nearly strangers and others with a history, that might surface and run amuck.
"Isn't it fine?" cried Dorothy, in a joyous voice, as she sprang out of the buggy and let Eureka run frolicking over the velvety grass.
No. We have to stick around and run Econ.
I'll run it form here while we talk.
One of the chairs pushed back from the table, and this was so astonishing and mysterious that Dorothy was almost tempted to run away in fright.
It would have been easier to run off and leave them.
Little calf does run and leap in field.
She forced herself to walk, not run, back to the house.
Would he ditch her and run off with the other woman?
We were set to run renewed sessions on Saturday but on Thursday Martha telephoned in tears.
Then Howie asked if we'd try to run a session this weekend, long distance, by phone.
I was basically told to keep off your back but no one mentioned I should run errands for you.
We can't run sixty miles in an hour, so we make cars.
Alpatych at a gliding trot, only just managing not to run, kept up with him with difficulty.
They rounded the corner of the building to see a group of men lounging against the fence, watching a display that made Carmen's blood run cold.
What was this sudden obsession with her ability to run the ranch, and what made him think she was qualified?
If I flushed hundred dollar bills down the toilet, the city of Cleveland would run out of water before I went broke.
It's been a good run and many lives have been saved.
"Martha didn't run home and relate to Quinn what you told her?" she asked.
You're in no condition to run around town.
"You'll have to make a dash, Jim," said the Wizard, "and run as fast as you can go."
Sometimes, however, he will run upon a wall many rods, and then leap off far to one side, and he appears to know that water will not retain his scent.
He did not now run with the feeling of doubt and conflict with which he had trodden the Enns bridge, but with the feeling of a hare fleeing from the hounds.
Jauntily shifting the position of his legs in their tight riding breeches, diffusing an odor of perfume, and admiring his partner, himself, and the fine outlines of his legs in their well-fitting Hessian boots, Nicholas told the blonde lady that he wished to run away with a certain lady here in Voronezh.
And he won't run - not even if you flog him.
She wanted to run but her feet wouldn't move.
I never would have believed he would run off and leave us like that.
When we called in a tip, the recipient of our offering was located in a secure government-run facility in Omaha that promised total anonymity.
What do we all do, take those fake papers and run off someplace and start over, or go into hiding?
We've got 'em on the run now, sure enough.
So he sat down upon the floor of the cave, brought the piglets out one by one, and allowed them to run around as much as they pleased.
There was a beautiful canopy for Ozma and her guests to sit under and watch the people run races and jump and wrestle.
"Once, when I was young," said Jim, "I was a race horse, and defeated all who dared run against me.
Essentially, we will be able to run as many controlled experiments as we can imagine instantly and for no cost—and that will revolutionize medicine.
If you ask it to run your bath, it knows you like the water at 104 degrees.
This is the case on genetically modified crops and many other issues where passions run high.
The hungrier people were ... the less likely they were to run away.
In the past, impetuous young men would drop out of college and run off to join the army.
Now they drop out of college and run off to start corporations.
His plays run in every major city in the English-speaking world, and Hollywood makes movies of them—good movies!
If you liked, we would run and jump and hop and dance, and be very happy.
I would run, skip, jump and swing, no matter where I happened to be.
Well, there I might live, I said; and there I did live, for an hour, a summer and a winter life; saw how I could let the years run off, buffet the winter through, and see the spring come in.
The rails are laid on them, and they are covered with sand, and the cars run smoothly over them.
And every few years a new lot is laid down and run over; so that, if some have the pleasure of riding on a rail, others have the misfortune to be ridden upon.
And when they run over a man that is walking in his sleep, a supernumerary sleeper in the wrong position, and wake him up, they suddenly stop the cars, and make a hue and cry about it, as if this were an exception.
If we read of one man robbed, or murdered, or killed by accident, or one house burned, or one vessel wrecked, or one steamboat blown up, or one cow run over on the Western Railroad, or one mad dog killed, or one lot of grasshoppers in the winter--we never need read of another.
A bird sits on the next bough, life-everlasting grows under the table, and blackberry vines run round its legs; pine cones, chestnut burs, and strawberry leaves are strewn about.
You want room for your thoughts to get into sailing trim and run a course or two before they make their port.
I observed that the vitals of the village were the grocery, the bar-room, the post-office, and the bank; and, as a necessary part of the machinery, they kept a bell, a big gun, and a fire-engine, at convenient places; and the houses were so arranged as to make the most of mankind, in lanes and fronting one another, so that every traveller had to run the gauntlet, and every man, woman, and child might get a lick at him.
For the most part I escaped wonderfully from these dangers, either by proceeding at once boldly and without deliberation to the goal, as is recommended to those who run the gauntlet, or by keeping my thoughts on high things, like Orpheus, who, "loudly singing the praises of the gods to his lyre, drowned the voices of the Sirens, and kept out of danger."
At length the wind rose, the mist increased, and the waves began to run, and the perch leaped much higher than before, half out of water, a hundred black points, three inches long, at once above the surface.
When I first paddled a boat on Walden, it was completely surrounded by thick and lofty pine and oak woods, and in some of its coves grape-vines had run over the trees next the water and formed bowers under which a boat could pass.
It was worth the while, if only to feel the wind blow on your cheek freely, and see the waves run, and remember the life of mariners.
If they were permanently congealed, and small enough to be clutched, they would, perchance, be carried off by slaves, like precious stones, to adorn the heads of emperors; but being liquid, and ample, and secured to us and our successors forever, we disregard them, and run after the diamond of Kohinoor.
It probably had never seen a man before; and it soon became quite familiar, and would run over my shoes and up my clothes.
A hunter told me that he once saw a fox pursued by hounds burst out on to Walden when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, run part way across, and then return to the same shore.
I love to see that Nature is so rife with life that myriads can be afforded to be sacrificed and suffered to prey on one another; that tender organizations can be so serenely squashed out of existence like pulp--tadpoles which herons gobble up, and tortoises and toads run over in the road; and that sometimes it has rained flesh and blood!
The French had fallen behind, and just as he looked round the first man changed his run to a walk and, turning, shouted something loudly to a comrade farther back.
He could run no more.
Despite his desperate shouts that used to seem so terrible to the soldiers, despite his furious purple countenance distorted out of all likeness to his former self, and the flourishing of his saber, the soldiers all continued to run, talking, firing into the air, and disobeying orders.
"And didn't Hippolyte tell you?" asked Prince Vasili, turning to his son and seizing the little princess' arm as if she would have run away and he had just managed to catch her, "didn't he tell you how he himself was pining for the dear princess, and how she showed him the door?
All began to run and bustle, and Rostov saw coming up the road behind him several riders with white plumes in their hats.
Rostov saw how the Emperor's rather round shoulders shuddered as if a cold shiver had run down them, how his left foot began convulsively tapping the horse's side with the spur, and how the well-trained horse looked round unconcerned and did not stir.
But before he had finished speaking, Prince Andrew, feeling tears of shame and anger choking him, had already leapt from his horse and run to the standard.
Why doesn't the red-haired gunner run away as he is unarmed?
"Why did Sonya run away?" asked Rostov.
All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!
Can't I go away from here, run away, bury myself somewhere? passed through his mind.
On hearing this indifferent voice, Rostov grew frightened at what he was doing; the thought of meeting the Emperor at any moment was so fascinating and consequently so alarming that he was ready to run away, but the official who had questioned him opened the door, and Rostov entered.
"Never mind, I'll run it up, it won't show," said Dunyasha.
But see, those two, though not good-looking, are even more run after.
Berg explained so clearly why he wanted to collect at his house a small but select company, and why this would give him pleasure, and why though he grudged spending money on cards or anything harmful, he was prepared to run into some expense for the sake of good society--that Pierre could not refuse, and promised to come.
Rostov, having finally settled with "Uncle" where they should set on the hounds, and having shown Natasha where she was to stand--a spot where nothing could possibly run out--went round above the ravine.
But when he saw that the horsemen did not dismount and that the wolf shook herself and ran for safety, Daniel set his chestnut galloping, not at the wolf but straight toward the wood, just as Karay had run to cut the animal off.
When he jumped up he did not run at once, but pricked his ears listening to the shouting and trampling that resounded from all sides at once.
There an old maidservant was grumbling at a young girl who stood panting, having just run in through the cold from the serfs' quarters.
Well, run back to her.
Metivier, shrugging his shoulders, went up to Mademoiselle Bourienne who at the sound of shouting had run in from an adjoining room.
But he did not run after the unmarried girls, especially the rich heiresses who were most of them plain.
"She will run away with him!" thought Sonya.
When Gabriel came to inform her that the men who had come had run away again, she rose frowning, and clasping her hands behind her paced through the rooms a long time considering what she should do.
That Prince Andrew's deeply loved affianced wife--the same Natasha Rostova who used to be so charming--should give up Bolkonski for that fool Anatole who was already secretly married (as Pierre knew), and should be so in love with him as to agree to run away with him, was something Pierre could not conceive and could not imagine.
Petya too would have run there, but the clerk who had taken the young gentleman under his protection stopped him.
The firing was still proceeding when officers, generals, and gentlemen-in-waiting came running out of the cathedral, and after them others in a more leisurely manner: caps were again raised, and those who had run to look at the cannon ran back again.
On returning home Petya announced resolutely and firmly that if he was not allowed to enter the service he would run away.
I'll teach you to run into the yards!
'We've lost, so let us run,' and we ran.
"It is disgraceful to run away from danger; only cowards are running away from Moscow," they were told.
Toward the end of the battle of Borodino, Pierre, having run down from Raevski's battery a second time, made his way through a gully to Knyazkovo with a crowd of soldiers, reached the dressing station, and seeing blood and hearing cries and groans hurried on, still entangled in the crowds of soldiers.
Where has she run off to?
But seeing a stranger the sickly, scrofulous-looking child, unattractively like her mother, began to yell and run away.
Yes, prayer can move mountains, but one must have faith and not pray as Natasha and I used to as children, that the snow might turn into sugar-- and then run out into the yard to see whether it had done so.
That army, like a herd of cattle run wild and trampling underfoot the provender which might have saved it from starvation, disintegrated and perished with each additional day it remained in Moscow.
It began to run away only when suddenly seized by a panic caused by the capture of transport trains on the Smolensk road, and by the battle of Tarutino.
Its furry tail stood up firm and round as a plume, its bandy legs served it so well that it would often gracefully lift a hind leg and run very easily and quickly on three legs, as if disdaining to use all four.
They want to run to see how they have wounded it.
The man whom they called Tikhon, having run to the stream, plunged in so that the water splashed in the air, and, having disappeared for an instant, scrambled out on all fours, all black with the wet, and ran on.
All the profound plans about cutting off and capturing Napoleon and his army were like the plan of a market gardener who, when driving out of his garden a cow that had trampled down the beds he had planted, should run to the gate and hit the cow on the head.
He had evidently run out of that room to give vent to the sobs that were choking him.
Suddenly an electric shock seemed to run through Natasha's whole being.
He had only to express a wish and Natasha would jump up and run to fulfill it.
The blood rushed to Natasha's face and her feet involuntarily moved, but she could not jump up and run out.
The grown-up members of the family, not to mention his wife, were pleased to have back a friend whose presence made life run more smoothly and peacefully.
It's none of my business how you run this outfit.
Which of the girls do you think is most qualified to run the ranch?
Having said that much, he stopped, appearing to have run out of conversation.
Having everyone run her life was getting old.
She had nearly run him down, slapped his face and taken him away from his work in less than twenty-four hours.
He already knew she was here, and it wasn't as though she could run and hide.
She was letting her imagination run wild again.
They usually run when they hear you coming.
It had been two years since their mother had died - three since their father had run off with that harlot.
Cassie, if I were the type of man to run away from responsibility, would I be here right now?
But I will promise you that I'll never run off and leave you stranded.
"Get back in shape and run another one," she answered with a smile.
We still have more tests we could run but up to twenty four to forty eight hours; I'm pretty close on both time and location.
Somehow, between her and Martha, Quinn and Howie agreed to run a trip back while we remained in New York in phone contact.
He wants to run down the tip and thank the guy who's responsible.
Brennan thanked us for the name and said he'd try to run down his whereabouts.
Can you run a background check on her now that we have a last name?
There's a bunch of run away kids; I could try to pick the most likely but none of them look promising.
Secondly, I realized when we began this venture; it would have its run and then be over.
Why did they just run away like that?
We stopped for an ice cream to compose our guest though I disliked taking the time from calling Daniel Brennan to run the license plate number we'd recorded.
He placed one upon the floor, so that it could run around, and pulled apart the other, making three piglets in all; and then one of these was pulled apart, making four piglets.
He took the piglets from his pocket and let them run on the grass, and Jim tasted a mouthful of the green blades and declared he was very contented in his new surroundings.
He kept on, planning and thinking and working, until at last he succeeded in making a boat with paddle wheels that could be run by steam.
And Croesus was so amazed that he endowed the Oracle at Delphi with all kinds of gifts and planned to run all-important questions by this oracle.
It should know what the food on my fork weighs, run a chemical analysis of every bite I take, and log it in my Digital Echo file for my future reference.
Corporations are run by "officers," comprised of multiple "divisions," and set revenue "targets."
I always knew when she wished me to bring her something, and I would run upstairs or anywhere else she indicated.
I do love to run and hop and skip with Robert in bright warm sun.
Rabbits hop and squirrels run and ugly snakes do crawl in the woods.
Oh, it was a lovely and delicate doll! but the little girl's brother, a tall lad, had taken the doll, and set it up in a high tree in the garden, and had run away.
For the ease of the reader I have, with Miss Sullivan's consent, made the extracts run together continuously and supplied words of connection and the resulting necessary changes in syntax, and Miss Sullivan has made slight changes in the phrasing of her reports and also of her letters, which were carelessly written.
I can now tell her to bring me a large book or a small plate, to go upstairs slowly, to run fast and to walk quickly.
I can now tell her to go upstairs or down, out of doors or into the house, lock or unlock a door, take or bring objects, sit, stand, walk, run, lie, creep, roll, or climb.
Robert and I will run and jump and hop and dance and swing and talk about birds and flowers and trees and grass and Jumbo and Pearl will go with us.
What makes families run out?
In the long run men hit only what they aim at.
Only the defeated and deserters go to the wars, cowards that run away and enlist.
"I hope this will prove the last drop that will make the glass run over," Anna Pavlovna continued.
Even in the best, most friendly and simplest relations of life, praise and commendation are essential, just as grease is necessary to wheels that they may run smoothly.
The count jumped up and, swaying from side to side, spread his arms wide and threw them round the little girl who had run in.
Natasha checked her first impulse to run out to her, and remained in her hiding place, watching--as under an invisible cap--to see what went on in the world.
Rostov wiping his muddy hands on his breeches looked at his enemy and was about to run on, thinking that the farther he went to the front the better.
Why run risks, Captain?
There--they are shouting again, and again are all running back somewhere, and I shall run with them, and it, death, is here above me and around...
Is everyone all right? he thought, stopping for a moment with a sinking heart, and then immediately starting to run along the hall and up the warped steps of the familiar staircase.
One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.
Eh, Prince! said the trembling voice of Timokhin, who had run up and was looking down on the stretcher.
Her throat quivered with convulsive sobs and, afraid of weakening and letting the force of her anger run to waste, she turned and rushed headlong up the stairs.
The count nodded affirmatively, and Natasha, at the rapid pace at which she used to run when playing at tag, ran through the ballroom to the anteroom and downstairs into the yard.
But the roll of the drums did not make the looting soldiers run in the direction of the drum as formerly, but made them, on the contrary, run farther away.
Having run through different yards and side streets, Pierre got back with his little burden to the Gruzinski garden at the corner of the Povarskoy.
In such actions, instead of two crowds opposing each other, the men disperse, attack singly, run away when attacked by stronger forces, but again attack when opportunity offers.
Petya! exclaimed Denisov, having run through the dispatch.
Dulce was beautiful, but she would forever be trying to run his life.
It's not like I'm asking you to run away with me.
We can run another test, if you wish.
He squatted and took some of the freshly dug soil in his hand, crushing the lumps and letting the dust run through his fingers.
"I have to run by the house for more diapers," she said as I waved her away before resuming my call.
They didn't include eking out a living on a run-down ranch and Brandon knew that.
Why doesn't he get the proper equipment and run it like a modern ranch?
He's run it all summer, Martha said, handing Howie a glass.
They tell me that if the fox would remain in the bosom of the frozen earth he would be safe, or if he would run in a straight line away no foxhound could overtake him; but, having left his pursuers far behind, he stops to rest and listen till they come up, and when he runs he circles round to his old haunts, where the hunters await him.
They all didn't understand that she couldn't simply run out and get a job like she had in Tulsa.
Run along for a while, Brandon.
It wasn't the first time she had done so, but this morning she had run across some curtains and rugs in the attic.
You can run away from him, stay in the same relationship, or set your foot down and get things back into control.
Let them run in the fields, learn about animals, and observe real things.
No wonder he had run away from this one.
If there's one thing I don't need, it's a man telling me how to run my life.
And Robert the Bruce was never again obliged to hide in the woods or to run from savage hounds.