There was some satisfaction in his response, the first shred of positivity she'd heard from him yet.
Development, the needs of the time being met by the federal system, by larger unions of equal members than the leading cities of the past would have tolerated, with their extreme unwillingness to forego the least shred of sovereign independence.
I will shred Dusty for not taking better care of you!
There's still not a shred of proof tying Byrne to Scranton, the money, or being alive.
Or N.W.) perhaps as early as the 1st century, but there is no shred of evidence that the Ancyran Church (first mentioned A.D.
Actions of great complexity and delicacy of adjustment are daily executed by each of us without what is ordinarily understood as volition, and without more than a mere shred of memory attached thereto.
Only the tiniest shred of doubt remained in her mind, and that was probably born of wishful thinking, not logic.
25.6, and the List of Sixty Books, not a shred of it has been preserved, unless with Zahn ii.
For the protection of the impression, in the 12th and 13th centuries, when it was an ordinary custom to impress the seals on thick cakes of wax, the surrounding margin rising well above the field usually formed a suitable fender; at other times, as in the 14th and 15th centuries, a so-called wreath,1 or twisted shred of parchment, or plaited grass or reed, was imbedded in the wax round the impression.
Darian sensed at least one gathering its magic to shred him from the inside out.
The whole life of the advocate disproves them, and not a shred of evidence has ever been produced to throw suspicion upon the patriot statesman's conduct.
If there had been a shred of doubt in her mind about who had sent him, it would have been erased with that term for a mountain lion.
For, while the power of Charlemagne's successors was decaying, the papacy itself became involved in the confusion of the party strife of Italy and of the city of Rome, and was plunged in consequence into such an abyss of degradation (the so-called Pornocracy), that it was in danger of forfeiting every shred of its moral authority over Christendom.
To boil off say 300 lb of thrown silk, about 60 lb of fine white soap is shred, and dissolved in about 200 gallons of pure water.
"Tonight, I've given you the last shred of me that was human!" she shouted.