Perhaps the wolf was waiting to spring upon him.
In Joe's eyes, the sun rose and set on his eldest daughter Jen, who was a super achiever, pretty as spring, and a delight to be around.
Trickling water circled the oasis, its source a small spring in the center.
It was early in the spring, just after I had learned to speak.
In addition to the scenery, we have a million gallon hot spring pool run by the town.
Everything was fresh and spring-like, and we stayed out of doors all day.
Near the landing there is a beautiful little spring, which Helen calls "squirrel-cup," because I told her the squirrels came there to drink.
President Roosevelt had little difficulty last spring in making Miss Keller understand him, and especially requested Miss Sullivan not to spell into her hand.
Here in the spring time south, I have no such fear because I'm not stupid as he apparently was.
Until the attack was defended and defeated, Christmas mornings, autumn leaves, spring flowers and summer picnics were no more than passing dreams.
The front walk was banked with crimson petunias, the lawn spring-green and the window-boxed geraniums aglow.
The human senses that made her gasp at the colors of spring flowers were also ill-made to defend them against Immortals and deities.
Could be an underground spring or river or something causing them to move.
"It's like these books and when you open them, these movies spring up," she said, motioning with her hands.
So were early autumn frosts and late spring freezes.
The facility was funded in part by the city's recreation department, whose funds were, for the most part, generated from the highly profitable hot spring pool that operated year around at the edge of town.
Best I can determine, she married the reverend in the spring of '99. The letter before that time talks about the wedding.
She talks forward of the spring; seeing the flowers and the young people riding on these new wheels called bicycles, but I think to myself she'll not last the winter.
A breath of almost spring-like weather assailed him.
But Monday, the dance master played a different tune—a beautiful Viennese waltz of warm air and sunshine that teased of spring, still months in the future.
Why let a hint of spring pass by unutilized?
Here the road was dry and only a few cars passed him before he drifted past a private hot spring, along the wide curve and by the County fairgrounds before entering Ridgway.
She was dressed for spring in only a light sweater and glared at Dean as if he were a street mugger before surrendering her torn and ancient luggage.
One brief spring, musical with the song of robin and mocking-bird, one summer rich in fruit and roses, one autumn of gold and crimson sped by and left their gifts at the feet of an eager, delighted child.
It was in the spring of 1890 that I learned to speak.
In the spring we made excursions to various places of interest.
But when I read "Spring Has Come," lo!
In the spring of 1893 a club was started in Tuscumbia, of which Mrs. Keller was president, to establish a public library.
One warm, sunny day in early spring, when we were at the North, the balmy atmosphere appears to have brought to her mind the sentiment expressed by Longfellow in "Hiawatha," and she almost sings with the poet: "The ground was all aquiver with the stir of new life.
I knew that in that sunny land spring had come in all its splendour.
It shows how the child-mind gathers into itself words it has heard, and how they lurk there ready to come out when the key that releases the spring is touched.
At last, the first signs of spring were evident.
That was a game Dean had no intention of playing and the silence draped the room like a spring fog.
When the stream became visible, the flow was light, a far cry from the raging torrent Dean remembered from late spring when the melting snow increased the flow of the Uncompahgre a hundred fold.
The peasants say that a cold wind blows in late spring because the oaks are budding, and really every spring cold winds do blow when the oak is budding.
Pierre turned back, giving a spring now and then to keep up with her.
The tightly coiled spring was released, the clock began to whirr and the chimes to play.
Immediately beyond the forest, on a downward slope, lay a field of spring rye.
The whole summer, from spring sowing to harvest, he was busy with the work on his farm.
Natasha had married in the early spring of 1813, and in 1820 already had three daughters besides a son for whom she had longed and whom she was now nursing.
I love every word of "Spring" and "Spring Has Come."
The warm winds blow The waters flow And robin dear, Is come to show That Spring is here.