It was of small dimensions, with a peaked cottage roof, and not much else to be seen, the dirt being raised five feet all around as if it were a compost heap.
Our ability to process data, move information, and make things small will progress to a point where they will not be gating factors ever again.
About 10 feet back into the cave water oozed from the wall, slowly dripping into a small rock pool.
She picked up a small valise and lifted her skirt as she stepped off the boardwalk into the dust.
Every week, I buy my milk from a small local dairy on the day it comes forth from the cow.
After the anecdote the conversation broke up into insignificant small talk about the last and next balls, about theatricals, and who would meet whom, and when and where.
They married a month later at a small church in Bartlesville and Adrienne moved to the farm.
I lived, up to the time of the illness that deprived me of my sight and hearing, in a tiny house consisting of a large square room and a small one, in which the servant slept.
It is a custom in the South to build a small house near the homestead as an annex to be used on occasion.
It was a pleasant hillside where I worked, covered with pine woods, through which I looked out on the pond, and a small open field in the woods where pines and hickories were springing up.
She will be quite ill now, said Prince Andrew, as he entered the study, rubbing his small white hands.
She looked small and vulnerable.
I have some horses you can ride and there are several creeks, ponds and even a small lake on the land.
The relationship between large and small nations has been like that between the playground bully and the small kid.
It makes me feel small when you keep things from me - like you don't trust me, or you think I'm not mature enough to handle it.
A small plastic bag fell out of the pocket.
Brandon handed a small sack to Rachel.
When the steaks were grilled and the corn and green beans boiled, the table was leaden with food, enough for a small army.
I was left sitting on my hands until the appointed hour of Howie's nap before Betsy assigned me the chore of remaining in the small room while he slept.
I was in a small town, on the main street with cars and people all around.
At six o'clock we pulled off the highway and found a family style restaurant in a small Maryland town.
She teased us further by announcing Howie had moved east and rented a small apartment in nearby Boston.
So it was arranged that the boy should travel with a small company of merchants who were going to the same place.
Etsy and small online stores.
In the affairs of nations, large and powerful ones long have imposed their wills on the small and weak ones.
In one sense, it's a peaceful world: The bully insists on the lunch money of the small kid, who has no recourse but to capitulate.
Pierre continually glanced at Prince Andrew; Prince Andrew rubbed his forehead with his small hand.
But not far from Bald Hills he again came out on the road and overtook his regiment at its halting place by the dam of a small pond.
No, tell them to bring a small table out here, my dear boy.
Only low brush could grow in so small a space... no trees to prevent a vehicle from plunging into the forested mountain ranges below and beyond.
Wiggling through the small opening, she turned and pulled the sash back down.
A middle-aged man, handsome and virile, in the uniform of a retired naval officer, was speaking in one of the rooms, and a small crowd was pressing round him.
Three well-fed roans stood ready harnessed to a small conveyance with a leather hood.
His old sister-in-law popped in a small bundle, and one of the coachmen helped him into the vehicle.
A small watchdog ran round barking in front of the harnessed horses.
The small, muddy, green pond had risen visibly more than a foot, flooding the dam, because it was full of the naked white bodies of soldiers with brick-red hands, necks, and faces, who were splashing about in it.
She ran up to him and, in the play of the sunlight that fell in small round spots through the shade of the lime-tree avenue, could not be sure what change there was in his face.
He was lying on his back propped up high, and his small bony hands with their knotted purple veins were lying on the quilt; his left eye gazed straight before him, his right eye was awry, and his brows and lips motionless.
He seemed altogether so thin, small, and pathetic.
I should be given a small room as a favor, the soldiers would violate my father's newly dug grave to steal his crosses and stars, they would tell me of their victories over the Russians, and would pretend to sympathize with my sorrow... thought Princess Mary, not thinking her own thoughts but feeling bound to think like her father and her brother.
From the left, over fields and bushes, those large balls of smoke were continually appearing followed by their solemn reports, while nearer still, in the hollows and woods, there burst from the muskets small cloudlets that had no time to become balls, but had their little echoes in just the same way.
Having ridden in the smoke past the Sixth Corps, behind the artillery which had been moved forward and was in action, deafening them with the noise of firing, they came to a small wood.