The wound opened again and the salt he threw into it drew a sharp response from her.
He was right, of course, but his harsh words were like salt on a raw wound.
You can get that salt shaker now, Cynthia.
Cynthia slammed the shaker on the counter, spraying salt on the floor.
That and the time when I was trying to get the salt shaker from behind the stove.
Howie located a Salt Lake City missing girl of twelve, hidden in the loving care of a distant aunt.
You realize I can't get salt water out of this leather?
"Hold the salt, Dust-man," Damian warned.
Despite her fury and fear, she found his presence oddly calming, like sitting in a spa surrounded by incense with her feet in a salt bath.
She started to chicken out when one went over her head and filled her mouth with salt water.
Ed lifted his head and nickered, but he continued to work on the salt block when she didn't call him.
He grabbed an order of French fries and a burger at the drive-in of a national chain, eating on the road, licking the salt from his fingers as he searched among the glass and steel structures for the address he had jotted down earlier.
Not that canned fruits and vegetables weren't good, but they had all that sugar and salt added.
He didn't like the salt and sand that clung to his skin and clothes.
I thought you said you could swim - or is that only in salt water?
His snide remark was like salt in her wounds.
Cobalt ammonium phosphate, CoNH4PO 4.12H 2 0, is formed when a soluble cobalt salt is digested for some time with excess of a warm solution of ammonium phosphate.
The liquid is precipitated by alcohol, and the washed and dried precipitate is then dissolved in water and allowed to stand, when the salt separates in dark-coloured crystals.
The pentammine purpureo-salts are formed from the luteo-salts by loss of ammonia, or from an air slowly oxidized ammoniacal cobalt salt solution, the precipitated luteosalt being filtered off and the filtrate boiled with concentrated acids.
I had always lived far inland and had never had so much as a whiff of salt air; but I had read in a big book called "Our World" a description of the ocean which filled me with wonder and an intense longing to touch the mighty sea and feel it roar.
The salt water filled my eyes, and took away my breath, and a great wave threw me up on the beach as easily as if I had been a little pebble.
"The earth," he adds elsewhere, "especially if fresh, has a certain magnetism in it, by which it attracts the salt, power, or virtue (call it either) which gives it life, and is the logic of all the labor and stir we keep about it, to sustain us; all dungings and other sordid temperings being but the vicars succedaneous to this improvement."
The village appeared to me a great news room; and on one side, to support it, as once at Redding & Company's on State Street, they kept nuts and raisins, or salt and meal and other groceries.
The hands are coming in to boiled salt beef and cider and Indian bread.
Everywhere preparations were made not for ceremonious welcomes (which he knew Pierre would not like), but for just such gratefully religious ones, with offerings of icons and the bread and salt of hospitality, as, according to his understanding of his master, would touch and delude him.
In one place the peasants presented him with bread and salt and an icon of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, asking permission, as a mark of their gratitude for the benefits he had conferred on them, to build a new chantry to the church at their own expense in honor of Peter and Paul, his patron saints.
Moscow when occupied by the enemy did not remain intact like Berlin, Vienna, and other towns, simply because its inhabitants abandoned it and did not welcome the French with bread and salt, nor bring them the keys of the city.