Jonathan and Alfonso were playing with the sticks as if they were swords.
I'm not against a woman having a job, as long as she sticks to work meant for women.
Frankly, I'm petrified what I experienced last night might somehow lead to more of the same; people poking sticks at my psyche.
Unless he sticks to back roads, he can't get away.
He couldn't wait to list his rusty tins, copper mugs, and brass candle sticks on an Internet auction site.
Children from the nearby campground drifted sticks and other small floating matter in the stream.
Once you're an auction rat, it sticks with you.
Nothing like a restful stay in the sticks and a good night's sleep to freshen you up, eh?
As long as it sticks to that, it has a right to be out there.
Can you believe he drug out that box of cancer sticks while we were discussing the sale of natural foods?
Then she sticks her pin into it when it struggles - that is the conge and it always comes from her.
CHOPSTICKS, the "pidgin-English" name for the pair of small tapering sticks used by the Chinese and Japanese in eating.
On the Lower Murray the body is placed on a platform of sticks and left to decay.
The legs of the Sawhorse were four sticks driving into holes bored in the log; its tail was a small branch that had been left by accident and its mouth a place chopped in one end of the body which projected a little and served as a head.
He built a house of some sticks and vines.
If that were the case, we would almost all be naked, walking around with sharp sticks, picking berries until we got so hungry that we started eating grub worms.
Albert Einstein reflected this when he famously said, "I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones."
A fire was kindled at the bottom of a deep hole in the ground, big sticks were laid crosswise at the top, and meat was hung from them and turned on spits.
He has found out that doors have locks, and that little sticks and bits of paper can be got into the key-hole quite easily; but he does not seem very eager to get them out after they are in.
Much it concerns a man, forsooth, how a few sticks are slanted over him or under him, and what colors are daubed upon his box.
The large buds, suddenly pushing out late in the spring from dry sticks which had seemed to be dead, developed themselves as by magic into graceful green and tender boughs, an inch in diameter; and sometimes, as I sat at my window, so heedlessly did they grow and tax their weak joints, I heard a fresh and tender bough suddenly fall like a fan to the ground, when there was not a breath of air stirring, broken off by its own weight.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
Not that sort of victory which is defined by the capture of pieces of material fastened to sticks, called standards, and of the ground on which the troops had stood and were standing, but a moral victory that convinces the enemy of the moral superiority of his opponent and of his own impotence was gained by the Russians at Borodino.