"Oh, no!" said another man who had seen and heard it all.
No, she had seen the postman drive up every day since she sent out the letter.
Then some one outside called loudly, "Have you seen King Robert the Bruce pass this way?"
In the 1968 book The Lessons of History, Will and Ariel Durant calculated that, "In the last 3,421 years of recorded history only 268 have seen no war."
So close, and yet she had never seen one in the yard.
Had he seen them as well?
Its wooden legs moved so fast that their twinkling could scarcely be seen, and although so much smaller than the cab-horse it covered the ground much faster.
You've seen our house.
He might be seen every day with a bag of charcoal on his back, carrying it to some of his customers.
There were so many people she had never seen - lots of good looking women.
He was unusually coordinated for such a large man, at least any she had seen up to now.
If she had asked about the building when we passed it, I might have figured she had never seen it, but she pretended she didn't notice.
He had seen considerable of life in the cities in his younger days, and knew that this regal palace was no place for him.
They told him about the wonderful things they had seen there.
For instance, have you ever seen one of those people on TV who is turning one hundred and says he ate bacon every day of his life?
Twenty-five years ago, I had never seen a mobile phone.
"It isn't the first skunk I've seen around here," Carmen said, "but it's the first time I saw one acting like that.
She greeted them with a big smile, hugging each of them as if they were old friends she hadn't seen in a decade.
Katie had been telling him that for years, but he hadn't seen it until now.
I would have seen the train.
They hadn't seen her in church for a while and they were worried about her.
It wasn't the first time she had seen a bear track, but it was the first time she had seen one that fresh.
But then so was the scream of a mountain lion, and she had never seen one of those, either.
He wasn't sure she had seen anything, or surely he would have accused her.
When the kitchen door opened suddenly, they jerked apart and turned guilty faces to Sarah, whose expression made it clear she had seen and comprehended their actions.
Either he hadn't seen her or he preferred not to mention it.
Do you realize that's the first time I've ever seen you smile?
Yes; for they eat of the dama-fruit, as we all do, and that keeps them from being seen by any eye, whether human or animal.
When have we seen so many fortunes made by so many so quickly?
We have seen this happen already, and it will get substantially better in the near future.
To some extent, we have this in the form of high taxes on cigarettes, which are seen to have negative externalities, and a home interest deduction on income taxes, as home ownership is viewed as having positive social good.
Glinka, the editor of the Russian Messenger, who was recognized (cries of "author! author!" were heard in the crowd), said that "hell must be repulsed by hell," and that he had seen a child smiling at lightning flashes and thunderclaps, but "we will not be that child."
The crowd drew up to the large table, at which sat gray-haired or bald seventy-year-old magnates, uniformed and besashed almost all of whom Pierre had seen in their own homes with their buffoons, or playing boston at the clubs.
The women, who had been silent till then, suddenly began to wail as they looked at the fires--the smoke and even the flames of which could be seen in the failing twilight--and as if in reply the same kind of lamentation was heard from other parts of the street.
An old peasant whom Prince Andrew in his childhood had often seen at the gate was sitting on a green garden seat, plaiting a bast shoe.
One of the visitors, usually spoken of as "a man of great merit," having described how he had that day seen Kutuzov, the newly chosen chief of the Petersburg militia, presiding over the enrollment of recruits at the Treasury, cautiously ventured to suggest that Kutuzov would be the man to satisfy all requirements.
And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.
At that moment, on the road leading from the big house, two women and a man in a white hat were seen coming toward the officers.
Since Prince Andrew had last seen him Kutuzov had grown still more corpulent, flaccid, and fat.
Prince Andrew told Kutuzov all he knew of his father's death, and what he had seen at Bald Hills when he passed through it.
Napoleon's historians themselves tell us that from Smolensk onwards he wished to stop, knew the danger of his extended position, and knew that the occupation of Moscow would not be the end of the campaign, for he had seen at Smolensk the state in which Russian towns were left to him, and had not received a single reply to his repeated announcements of his wish to negotiate.
Napoleon, riding to Valuevo on the twenty-fourth, did not see (as the history books say he did) the position of the Russians from Utitsa to Borodino (he could not have seen that position because it did not exist), nor did he see an advanced post of the Russian army, but while pursuing the Russian rearguard he came upon the left flank of the Russian position--at the Shevardino Redoubt--and unexpectedly for the Russians moved his army across the Kolocha.