He secured it with a shoe on either side.
Pulling her hair into a pony tail, she secured it with a blue ribbon.
He gave her a strange look and secured the door.
Once borders are secured, nations turn to social order.
If she had secured a loan to get her business started, they would have made their own stipulations.
She wore the Grecian style gown of Hell: secured around her neck by a loose band, it draped over her curves and pooled at her feet, leaving her arms, shoulders and back bare to the hips.
Once the garage door was secured, she pulled away from the house.
I secured her permission to ask for your hand.
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.
His big hands were surprisingly gentle as he wrapped her foot and secured it with tiny safety pins.
You'd be anchored on a line tied to a top bollard, secured in a harness.
For working quarters we secured a thirty year old building, recently vacated, on the beautiful main street of Keene.
He secured the back of the van, looked around, and actually smiled back at the camera.
With his silver pride and joy secured to the bike rack, a spare change of clothes and rain gear in his pannier and some fruit and crackers for a snack, he rolled away from town to the peace and quiet of the countryside.
A store employee planted a hand in her chest when she tried to move into the secured area where Xander was.
In February 1532 he protested against all acts concerning the church passed by the parliament which met in 1529, but this did not prevent the important proceedings which secured the complete submission of the church to the state later in the same year.
Having secured the support of several influential princes by extensive promises, he was chosen at Frankfort on the 27th of July 1298, and crowned at Aix-la-Chapelle on the 24th of August following.
The attack of the Sixth Chasseurs secured the retreat of our right flank.
The simple cut reminded her of something she'd seen in movies about ancient Rome: loose-fitted and airy, it was secured by a thin cord around her neck.
She padded towards her desk, where the Undersecretary of Domestic Security's electronic records were maintained within a secured, portable vault the size of her hand.
The single portal was a thick wooden door that he secured with an equally thick board that fitted across the entire opening on the outside.
Each pull upward would require Dean to release his grasp on the line that secured him should he slip and fall backwards!
Unconsciousness must have paid its call before hands secured him and lowered him to the waiting rescuers below.
Brady's attention instinctively shifted to their surroundings as he sought threats among the quiet surroundings of the secured compound.
"Careful!" he warned as his hands secured her by the waist.
The authorities secured the van's mileage from the previous owner and carefully attempted to construct miles driven to pin-point Grasso's hideout.
A long hour later, the team waited at gunpoint in front of a mega-secured facility.
He began perusing a fat envelope of Midwest travel information secured for his July Iowa bike tour.
Jonathan secured his wrist, shook a pillow from its case and pulled the cloth over Dean's head.
In 74, by a lavish use of bribes, Verres secured the city praetorship, and, as a creature of Sulla, abused his authority to further the political ends of his party.
Its three main objects, the peace of Christendom, the crusade and the reform of the church, could be secured only by general agreement among the powers, and Leo or the council failed to secure such agreement.
The addition of the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution caused a divided reaction.
The five fixed webs are attached to the table which is secured to the bottom of the box by the screws p. The three movable webs are attached to the projections XX on the frame aa.
Under Byzantium it remained nominally until the 10th century, when we find the chief magistrate still bearing the title of apXow.3 In the 8th century 4 (720) the period of Saracen invasion began; but the Saracens never secured a firm footing in the island.
In pursuance of his patronage of Monmouth, Shaftesbury now secured for him the command of the army sent to suppress the insurrection in Scotland, which he is supposed to have fomented.
In the settlement of this question, made in 1505, he secured a considerable increase of territory, and when the king met the diet at Cologne in 1505 he was at the height of his power.
The king's attitude secured for him the good will and affection of a people, loyal by tradition to the house of Orange, and the revolutionary disturbances of 1848 found no echo in Holland.
About the same time, having shown too open sympathy with the revolutionary or reforming tendencies of 1848, he was for; olitical reasons obliged to leave Berlin and retire to the seclusion of Wiirzburg, the medical school of which profited enormously by his labours as professor of pathological anatomy, and secured a wide extension of its reputation.
And then of Henry I., who secured his election as archbishop of York in August 1114.
On land their general Myronides beat off two Corinthian attacks on Megara, which had been further secured by long walls drawn between the capital and its port Nisaea, nearly a mile distant.
In 455 Tolmides ravaged Laconia and secured Naupactus on the Corinthian gulf; in 4544 Pericles himself defeated the Sicyonians, and made a descent upon Oeniadae at the mouth of the gulf, and in 453 conducted a cleruchy to the Thracian Chersonese.
Its safety also was secured by the barrier of rugged mountains (7000 to 8000 ft.) which separates its district from the rest of Asia Minor.
Darius fled eastwards into Media and again Alexander waited till he had secured the provinces to the south.
The work in question, which is rare, was printed at Paris, and has the date 1636 on the title-page, but the royal privilege which secured it to the author is dated in October 1635, and it may have been written several years earlier.
Until 1870, when it secured a branch railway from the Union Pacific line at Cheyenne (Wyoming), the city was on one side of the transcontinental travelroutes.
The state retained control of the ecclesiastical organization, and Calvin secured his much-needed system of discipline.
He did not know that the priest who met him with the cross oppressed the peasants by his exactions, and that the pupils' parents wept at having to let him take their children and secured their release by heavy payments.
The little Frenchman had secured his second boot and was slapping one boot against the other.
All this had to be dealt with, the prisoners and guns secured, the booty divided--not without some shouting and even a little fighting among themselves--and it was on this that the Cossacks all busied themselves.
Sulla made him a present of land at Beneventum, and secured him against punishment for embezzlement.
She has since secured and forwarded to me a copy of the first edition.