The real attractions of the Hollowell farm, to me, were: its complete retirement, being, about two miles from the village, half a mile from the nearest neighbor, and separated from the highway by a broad field; its bounding on the river, which the owner said protected it by its fogs from frosts in the spring, though that was nothing to me; the gray color and ruinous state of the house and barn, and the dilapidated fences, which put such an interval between me and the last occupant; the hollow and lichen-covered apple trees, gnawed by rabbits, showing what kind of neighbors I should have; but above all, the recollection I had of it from my earliest voyages up the river, when the house was concealed behind a dense grove of red maples, through which I heard the house-dog bark.
You are showing your daughter mercy, Wynn said carefully.
She sat down on the edge of the bed and patted the spot beside her, nervous about showing him her art.
He continued to gaze at her, his eyes showing the same fire Darian's had when he returned from killing Others.
It was a selfish thought, showing no appreciation for everything they had done.
I set about showing Molly some of our Econ Scrutiny simple chores and she was immediately interested.
The level of interest everyone is showing in some remote acreage is all out of whack, given its questionable value.
"He was acting awful funny," Martha said, alarm showing on her face.
Well, at least one of us is showing emotion.
Miss Worthington spent the day waiting on Claire and showing her and her sister the old newspapers on microfilm at the library.
I'm having a showing next Friday.
This she did by repeating to me as far as possible, verbatim, what she heard, and by showing me how I could take part in the conversation.
"Where to begin," Martha said, showing nerves as well.
"I always knew you were the one," her father said, showing excitement for the first time since she could remember.
"How do you like this?" she asked, puffing out her chest and showing her new shirt.
Toby was showing him the glitter drawing he'd done.
"You couldn't change before showing up?" she asked, looking past her out at the street.
Mind showing it to them?
The building sat amid a cluster of cottonwoods that had grown there for an old man's lifetime, while a weather-beaten barn stood off to the side, showing its tired age.
My Donnie's been showing me her writings.
"You're not alone, are you?" he asked, the concern showing in is voice.
Dean asked, sudden concern showing on his face.
The foursome talked about the showing, making fun of some of the stuffy patrons.
Connor clenched his fists and ground his teeth in an effort to keep from showing his strength.
Thanks again to your docs for showing us how to use them.
At that moment, Kris couldn't help resenting both Rhyn and Death or hoping Death's visit to Rhyn hadn't been her way of showing support for Andre's successor.
Dean looked at the bottom half of a small register receipt showing the amount of $59.95.
"I'm interested in this guy," he said, showing the car that listed the license number beginning 'SXX.'
You may be right about Byrne not showing up at his funeral next week.
They had considered showing Jeffrey Byrne's picture to some of the bike tour workers, especially those volunteers manning the frequent rest stops where every biker would pass sooner or later.
Either the old man's age was showing or Emma Blanding was waiting.
(X 20.) order, showing affinities on the one hand with the Corrodentia (book-lice and biting lice) and on the other with the Hemiptera (cicads, bugs, &c.) .
- Head of Aeolothrips fasciata, face view, showing eyes, bases of feelers and jaws.
(1) if Io correspond to x = o, - a law altogether similar to that of absorption, and showing how the light tends to become yellow and finally red as the thickness of the medium increases (Phil.
The houses of the city are built of stone, their walls commonly showing the massive masonry of the Incas at the bottom, crowned with a light modern superstructure roofed with red tiles.
But Vico maintained that the one was continually progressing towards the other, positive law showing an increasing tendency to draw nearer to natural and rational law.
Young Indian elephants are hairy, thus showing affinity with the mammoth.
I don't know what Damian's purpose was in showing me … that.
She neared him, frazzled as much with the cat as she was with him showing up with a stain, when she wanted to go home.
Then he was showing her how to raise the weed whip and let it fall.
Lightning flashed and Ed's head came up, his eyes showing white.
"If he feels like showing …" "Gods, not Xander.