The famous men of whom I have told you in this story are commonly called the Seven Wise Men of Greece.
We were expecting you at seven-fifteen.
"Bring me..." he reflected a moment, "yes, bring me seven hundred rubles, yes!
Eric was a seven year old who was abducted by a couple and held for ransom.
"He'll win in seven moves," she told him.
He and his buddies finished first six or seven times in a row.
He lived more than seven hundred years ago in a quaint little town of Italy.
Here is a fact to get your head around: In 1980, about seven million Americans had a passport.
In addition, more than one billion of the world's seven billion people visited a country other than their own in 2011.
I read my first connected story in May, 1887, when I was seven years old, and from that day to this I have devoured everything in the shape of a printed page that has come within the reach of my hungry finger tips.
There are twenty seven little children here and they are all blind.
Are you one of the ninety-seven who fail, or the three who succeed?
It is much larger, being said to contain one hundred and ninety-seven acres, and is more fertile in fish; but it is comparatively shallow, and not remarkably pure.
Seven new and three old imperials.
An empty space of some seven hundred yards was all that separated them.
We had expected, as I told you, to get at their rear by seven in the morning but had not reached it by five in the afternoon.
And why didn't you do it at seven in the morning?
At seven o'clock, I believe.
He let the eight hundred remain and laid down a seven of hearts with a torn corner, which he had picked up from the floor.
He well remembered that seven afterwards.
He laid down the seven of hearts, on which with a broken bit of chalk he had written "800 rubles" in clear upright figures; he emptied the glass of warm champagne that was handed him, smiled at Dolokhov's words, and with a sinking heart, waiting for a seven to turn up, gazed at Dolokhov's hands which held the pack.
Much depended on Rostov's winning or losing on that seven of hearts.
Now only twelve hundred rubles was left of that money, so that this seven of hearts meant for him not only the loss of sixteen hundred rubles, but the necessity of going back on his word.
The seven he needed was lying uppermost, the first card in the pack.
Half an hour later, the Rhetor returned to inform the seeker of the seven virtues, corresponding to the seven steps of Solomon's temple, which every Freemason should cultivate in himself.
One morning, between seven and eight, returning after a sleepless night, he sent for embers, changed his rain-soaked underclothes, said his prayers, drank tea, got warm, then tidied up the things on the table and in his own corner, and, his face glowing from exposure to the wind and with nothing on but his shirt, lay down on his back, putting his arms under his head.
My benefactor then explained to me fully the meaning of the Great Square of creation and pointed out to me that the numbers three and seven are the basis of everything.
Then our talk turned to the interpretation of the seven pillars and steps of the Temple, the seven sciences, the seven virtues, the seven vices, and the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit.
"After seven, sleepy head," she said with a smile.
Seven o'clock came and went without Alex.
Betsy was alone on the porch but as we approached, Martha opened the screen door, her arm around a frail looking man, about five-seven, who wore an off-center toupee and a fragile smile.
We'd have to pay seven rubles a cartload to Dorogobuzh and I tell them they're not Christians to ask it!
He was listening to the general's report-- which consisted chiefly of a criticism of the position at Tsarevo- Zaymishche--as he had listened to Denisov, and seven years previously had listened to the discussion at the Austerlitz council of war.
Narrow and burdensome and useless to anyone as his life now seemed to him, Prince Andrew on the eve of battle felt agitated and irritable as he had done seven years before at Austerlitz.
The chief action of the battle of Borodino was fought within the seven thousand feet between Borodino and Bagration's fleches.
Behind it were seven hundred miles of hunger-stricken, hostile country; ahead were a few dozen miles separating it from its goal.
Seven days had passed since Prince Andrew found himself in the ambulance station on the field of Borodino.
The youngest child, a boy of about seven, who wore an overcoat and an immense cap evidently not his own, was crying in his old nurse's arms.
When Father and we went out mowing there were seven of us.
What "still the same" might mean Princess Mary did not ask, but with an unnoticed glance at little seven-year-old Nicholas, who was sitting in front of her looking with pleasure at the town, she bowed her head and did not raise it again till the heavy coach, rumbling, shaking and swaying, came to a stop.
At seven in the morning a French convoy in marching trim, wearing shakos and carrying muskets, knapsacks, and enormous sacks, stood in front of the sheds, and animated French talk mingled with curses sounded all along the lines.
The men in the Russian army were so worn out by this continuous marching at the rate of twenty-seven miles a day that they could not go any faster.