She now tells stories in which the imagination plays an important part.
The crusaders brought back fresh developments; Gog and Magog (partly Arab and partly Greek) and some Jewish stories were then added.
He strode through more corridors than she was able to count, down several flights of stairs and finally to a short, dead end hallway with a ceiling that towered ten stories above.
He keeps writing little stories about her.
"Didn't you ever hear your grandparents tell stories about how they met and got married?" she pursued.
Among his more famous stories are Faedra (1883) and Tine (1889).
And many other stories are told of this man's great love and pity for the timid creatures which lived in the fields and woods.
Many other stories are told of this wonderful slave.
I often tell them stories or teach them a game, and the winged hours depart and leave us good and happy.
People at the memorial service had contradictory stories and when Howie pressed them, no one seemed to have any real facts.
We told stories, sang songs, laughed and almost never tolerated silence.
She'd jumped the two stories to the ground and was running towards a large garage.
There appeared to be no such thing as a do-it-yourself manual for seeing the future, but the books had a few good—if bizarre—anecdotal stories that gave her ideas.
There weren't many details, and she could only guess that this was not the normal case, as some stories mentioned Oracles attending great feasts.
The men spoke among themselves, swapping war stories and discussing the Tucson Sector's influx of vamps.
It towered twenty stories tall and sat in a clearing the size of two football fields.
Edward heard the stories from father who heard them from Grandfather Quincy who took copious notes.
He doesn't care for my stories a bit.
There's a bunch of different stories, but I'm not sure anyone knows.
Are you going to tell everyone...those awful stories about my great-aunt?
They talked through the night, the hosts educating the new vampires, and the guests hungry for stories of the couple's life; stories that would provide comfort during difficult times.
None could add anything to their earlier stories and none was particularly happy being called in for questioning when they should have been enjoying their time off.
Much later, in the darkest part of the night, Dean's mind was creating picture stories to amuse itself while his body lay in frozen and unmoving slumber like a fallen mannequin.
How many stories did that room have to tell?
Having devoted much time to the study of the Latin writers, historians, orators and poets, and filled his mind with stories of the glories and the power of ancient Rome, he turned his thoughts to the task of restoring his native city to its pristine greatness, his zeal for this work being quickened by the desire to avenge his brother, who had been killed by a noble, a member of the ruling class.
A book of stories of adventure on the sea, which he read over and over again when a boy, had filled him with a longing for a seafaring life.
From novels of revolt and tendency novels George Sand turned at last to simple stories of rustic life, the genuine pastoral.
Leslie Stephen advised Thomas Hardy, then an aspiring contributor to the Cornhill, to read George Sand, whose country stories seemed to him perfect.
Just outside the south wall is a Roman necropolis, with massive tombs in masonry, and a Christian catacomb, and a little farther south a tomb in two stories, a mixture of Doric and Ionic architecture, belonging probably to the 2nd century B.C., though groundlessly called Dimensions in English feet.
But this book itself was a farrago of heterogeneous elements - pieces of genuine history, ancient stories once told in Babylon of Gilgamesh or Etanna, literary forgeries of the days soon after Alexander, like the oldest part of the "Testament of Alexander," variations due to Egyptian patriotic sentiment, like that which made Alexander the son of the last Pharaoh, Nectanebus.
After some time spent in travel and a successful lecturing tour in Norway and Sweden, he settled in Copenhagen, and produced a series of novels and collections of short stories, which placed him in the front rank of Scandinavian novelists.
The Persians of Cyrus were a vigorous race of husbandmen, living in a healthy climate, accustomed to hardship, brave and upright.
But none of these stories rests on trustworthy evidence; on the other hand, there can be no doubt that Aurelius trusted her while she lived, and mourned her loss.
Catherine Beecher, who was eager to establish what should be in effect a pioneer college for women, accompanied him; and with her went Harriet as an assistant, taking an active part in the literary and school life, contributing stories and sketches to local journals and compiling a school geography.
The Socialists and the Freemasons were largely responsible for the agitation, and they filled the country with stories of other priestly and coriventual immoralities, nearly all of which, except the original case at Greco, proved to be without foundation.
The stories of the use of soldiers to produce simulated conversions are incorrect.'
In the New Testament Jericho is connected with the well-known stories of Bar-Timaeus (Matt.
She opened the mini blinds and looked down at the busy city six stories below.
"Only in your mystery stories, not in Parkside," Dean answered disgustedly.
I thought the stories of your barbaric forefathers threatening to destroy Anshan were bluffs.
On the way to Bogucharovo, a princely estate with a dwelling house and farm where they hoped to find many domestic serfs and pretty girls, they questioned Lavrushka about Napoleon and laughed at his stories, and raced one another to try Ilyin's horse.
Though all Ramballe's love stories had the sensual character which Frenchmen regard as the special charm and poetry of love, yet he told his story with such sincere conviction that he alone had experienced and known all the charm of love and he described women so alluringly that Pierre listened to him with curiosity.