I lay awake for hours until I finally dozed, dreaming of space ships and aliens with toupees.
They hovered through the air, at last reaching one of the ships, where a doorway yawned open to reveal the damp yellow light and grey corridors beyond.
The Anshan ships didn't work like the Qatwali ships did; her access needed to be programmed into the computer, but she'd broken the pad before Ne'Rin could do it.
Certain symbols pulled up certain features of the ships or angles of battle, similar to how picture-symbols in her video games on earth brought up different functions, allowing her to maneuver characters in the game or review the armament and skills of her opponents.
These are large ships, these smaller fighter ships.
You know the parts of each ship and can configure the ships' systems?
The mountains overlooked an expansive plain lined with encampments, an airfield, small ships, and other war arsenal.
Several fighter ships lifted off from the valley as they neared another of the buildings beside the meeting hall.
He watched as Mansr expertly organized the evacuations and aligned the space battle to keep the Yirkins' attention off the ships fleeing the planet's surface for the nearest moon, Kiera.
By the end of the month he was ready for service with a squadron of eight ships and brigs, and some small craft.
There is a story that he constructed a burning mirror which set the Roman ships on fire when they were within a bowshot of the wall.
When his ammunition was exhausted he burned his ships and escaped.
The city has lumber and fishing interests (perch, whitefish, sturgeon, pickerel, bass, &c. being caught in Saginaw Bay), large machine shops and foundries (value of products in 1905, $ 1, 743, 1 55, or 31% of the total of the city's factory products), and various manufactures, including ships (wooden and steel), wooden ware, woodpipe, veneer, railroad machinery, cement, alkali and chicory.
He found ships for the invasion of England and fought in person at Senlac; in 1067 he became earl of Kent, and for some years he was a trusted royal minister.
62 no less than 200 ships with their cargoes were sunk, and there was an important guild of divers (urinatores) at Ostia.
..: the ships anchor at considerable risk in the roads, but the love of gain prevails: for the large number of lighters which receive the cargoes and reload them renders the time short before they can enter the river, and having lightened a part of their cargoes they sail in and ascend to Rome."
In continuance of Cimon's policy, 200 ships were sent to support the Egyptian insurgents against Persia (459),' while detachments operated against Cyprus and Phoenicia.
One day, to the great joy of all, some ships arrived from another country.
These ships were loaded with corn.
Sometimes Selkirk saw ships sailing in the distance.
He tried to make signals to them; he called as loudly as he could; but he was neither seen nor heard, and the ships came no nearer.
When only a child he liked to stand by the river and see the ships sailing past.
Many ships are wrecked and the sailors are drowned.
Mr. Endicott told me about the great ships that came sailing by from Boston, bound for Europe.
After they had been many weeks on the deep ocean where they could not see trees or flowers or grass, but just water and the beautiful sky, for ships could not sail quickly then because men did not know about engines and steam.
When I am eleven years old it will be four hundred years since he started with the three small ships to cross the great strange ocean.
The glorious bay lay calm and beautiful in the October sunshine, and the ships came and went like idle dreams; those seaward going slowly disappeared like clouds that change from gold to gray; those homeward coming sped more quickly like birds that seek their mother's nest....
I touched the immense cannon, read with my fingers several of the names of the Spanish ships that were captured at Santiago, and felt the places where she had been pierced with shells.
Their ships had been burned, there was no salvation save in collective flight, and on that the whole strength of the French was concentrated.