She grabbed a pen and a notepad, hesitating a second before pulling the top sheet off the notepad.
They stood in front of an airy, light tent resembling a silk sheet suspended in midair over a table.
He tore a sheet of paper from Fred's pad and scribbled the number.
Maybe 'metalman' is some sheet metal worker or some heavy metal rocker.
"I'm coming," she replied, stifling a groan as she shrugged out of the sheet to stand.
A'Ran went to his quarters, the thin sheet of what felt like a leaf in his hand.
She took a plain sheet of white paper from her desk and proceeded with flying fingers to type the 14 names and addresses using an old manual typewriter.
GALVANIZED IRON, sheet iron having its surface covered with a thin coating of zinc. In spite of the name, galvanic action has often no part in the production of galvanized iron, which is prepared by dipping the iron, properly cleaned and pickled in acid, in a bath of molten zinc. The hotter the zinc the thinner the coating, but as a high temperature of the bath is attended with certain objections, it is a common practice to use a moderate temperature and clear off the excess of zinc by passing the plates between rollers.
Then he took from his pocket a sheet of paper on which some verses were written.
She withdrew a single sheet of paper from her purse, unfolded it and adjusted her glasses.
This girl can find a handhold on a sheet of glass and she's as strong as any man I know.
A spinning wheel stood in one corner, partially covered by a dusty sheet, and beside it, a mahogany rocker with a cobbler seat.
She woke, her fingers entwined in the sheet, feeling aroused and frustrated.
I watched as they removed him, a sheet over his body in a clear indication of his lack of immortality.
She picked up a piece of sheet music from the stand and could see it required a far greater command of the piano than he was exhibiting.
I guess I'll have to bring some sheet music for you then.
The sky hung like a gray sheet over the white landscape and huge flakes continued to fall.
Ashley avoided her gaze and twisted the sheet with her hands.
My earliest distinct recollection of my father is making my way through great drifts of newspapers to his side and finding him alone, holding a sheet of paper before his face.
Denisov was sitting there scratching with his pen on a sheet of paper.
She untangled her fingers from the sheet and punched her pillow.
He reached in his pocket and unfolded a sheet of paper and held it out to Dean.
Sheet-covered, her remains lay in Dean's office, only feet from where she had lain naked against him so short a time before.
She turned to the sheet music and saw it had been written in pencil.
Jackson glanced at the sheet music then at her through dark lashes "This is a far cry from 'Happy Birthday'."
In fact, the sheet music was unnecessary.
Let me remind you, the easel set up by the door has a pledge sheet on it.
The simplicity of vocal sheet music encouraged Jackson to improvise a great deal.
Her body began to morph back to human form, so Connor grabbed a sheet and wrapped it around her.
Jackson pulled her to him by the tie in the sheet still wore.
Carmen sat up in the bed, holding the sheet securely over her gown.
She tucked the sheet under her arms and rested her chin on her hands.
Within the hour, guards returned with a sheet of heavy metal to brace the disabled door.
He slept on his stomach, his arms folded beneath his head, and a sheet covering him from the waist down.
The corpse was covered with a white sheet, but before pulling the cloth back, the attendant again looked at Cynthia, who nodded.
It would have been much more convenient if the customer under the sheet had been Jeffrey Byrne.
As soon as she saw him, she ducked her head under a sheet to hide.
I was with her in Norfolk when they popped the sheet on the wrong guy.
It was in a business-size envelope, just one sheet of paper and handwritten.
It was a double sheet from the Parkside Sentinel.
During thunderstorms the record from an electrograph shows large sudden excursions, the trace usually going off the sheet with every flash of.
Lake Torrens, the largest of these depressions, sometimes forms a sheet of water 100 m.
The manufactures comprise sheet-iron, boilers, zinc, brick and tiles, paraffin, petroleum, soap and candles.
A large number of such sheets are prepared and placed together, one over the other, the end of the strip of the first sheet being connected with the beginning of the strip of the second, and so on to the last sheet, the whole representing the conductor of the cable.
This receiving apparatus, with the exception of the Morse printer, was contained in a sheet-iron box, so as to exclude it from the action of the sparks of the neighbouring transmitter.
The metal is usually obtained from the flue-dust (produced during the first three or four hours working of a zinc distillation) which is collected in the sheet iron cones or adapters of the zinc retorts.
5) was attached a diaphragm D of thin sheet iron; in front of this was a cover M, M provided with a suitable cavity for directing the sound-waves against the diaphragm.
Such is the Lago di Bolsena, near the city of the same name, which is an extensive sheet of water, as well as the much smaller Lago di Vico (the Ciminian lake of ancient writers) and the Lago di Bracciano, nearer Rome, while to the south of Rome the well known lakes of Albano and Nemi have a similar origin.
On the 30th of June 1903 the balance-sheet of this fund showed a credit amounting to 1,796,120 and a debit of 460,819.
During the first part of the Glacial period Russia seems to have been covered by an immense ice-sheet, which extended also over central Germany, and of which the E.
Such being the characters of the Quaternary deposits in Russia, the majority of Russian geologists now adopt the opinion that Russia was covered, as far as the above limits, with an immense ice-sheet which crept over central Russia and central Germany from Scandinavia and N.
The deposits of the Post-Glacial period are represented throughout Russia, Poland and Finland, as also throughout Siberia and Central Asia, by very thick lacustrine deposits, which show that, after the melting of the ice-sheet, the country was covered with immense lakes, connected by broad channels (the fjarden of the Swedes), which later on gave rise to the actual rivers.
But even this sheet of water is an inland sea, the only outlet of which, the Bosphorus, is in foreign hands, while the Caspian, an immense shallow lake, mostly bordered by deserts, possesses more importance as a link between Russia and her Asiatic settlements than as a channel for intercourse with other countries.
It is covered with a thick sheet of black earth, a kind of loess, that is mixed with humus.
For each of these classes a rate-sheet gives the actual ratecharge per unit of weight between the various stations covered by the tariff.
Besides the system of charges thus prescribed in the classification and rate-sheet, each tariff provides for a certain number of special rates or charges made for particular lines of trade in certain localities, independently of their relation to the general system.
GREAT BEAR LAKE, an extensive sheet of fresh water in the north-west of Canada, between 65° and 67° N., and 117° and 123° W.
In 1870 North Carolina's mica mines were reopened, and they produce the best grade of sheet mica for glazing and a large percentage of the country's yield of this mineral.
The little fly-sheet of Zorn l - for it is scarcely more - on the birds of the Hercynian Forest made its appearance at Pappenheim in 1745.
Vannutelli and C. Citerni, L'Omo (Milan, 1899); British War Office map, Africa, sheet 79.
In one lesson I taught her these words: BEDSTEAD, MATTRESS, SHEET, BLANKET, COMFORTER, SPREAD, PILLOW.
Hand this to Count Willarski (he took out his notebook and wrote a few words on a large sheet of paper folded in four).
Poor dear, he's as white as a sheet!--various voices were heard saying.
"But you see what he writes..." said another, pointing to a printed sheet he held in his hand.
When the crowd collected round him he seemed confused, but at the demand of the tall lad who had pushed his way up to him, he began in a rather tremulous voice to read the sheet from the beginning.
When her toilet for the night was finished she sank gently onto the sheet spread over the hay on the side nearest the door.
Ermolov, Miloradovich, Platov, and others in proximity to the French near Vyazma could not resist their desire to cut off and break up two French corps, and by way of reporting their intention to Kutuzov they sent him a blank sheet of paper in an envelope.
There was also a small sheet of white paper listing 11.2 gallons of gas purchased in Aberdeen, Maryland, a mileage figure and the amount of the purchase.
The distortion of the spring determines the actual force which the wind is exerting on the plate, and this is either read off on a suitable gauge, or leaves a record in the ordinary way by means of a pen writing on a sheet of paper moved by clockwork.
She took a sheet of paper and her hand moved rapidly over it.
They had decided on putting down a new floor and putting sheet rock over the walls.