It seemed to him as though one of the soldiers near him hit him on the head with the full swing of a bludgeon.
Lori was sitting on the porch swing, a red welt on one cheek.
This appeared so unexpectedly that they were unprepared to take advantage of it at first, and allowed the rocky wall to swing around again before they had decided to pass over.
The western belt buckle at his waist traced the masculine swing of his stride.
Small's swing plough and Andrew Meikle's threshing-machine, although invented some years before this, were now perfected and brought into general use, to the great furtherance of agriculture.
Robert and I will run and jump and hop and dance and swing and talk about birds and flowers and trees and grass and Jumbo and Pearl will go with us.
It was still light enough to see across the gorge when an opening in the trees allowed, but the long swing to the far end of valley was away from the direction the vehicle had driven and blocked from sight by the curve of the canyon.
His shoulders moved with a graceful swing that defied the quick step.
In order to understand the sharp swing of the political pendulum back from republicanism to autocracy which took place at Brumaire, it is needful to remember that the virtual failure of the Egyptian Expedition was then unknown.
She mounted again and watched him swing lithely into the saddle.
The auction continued in full swing, the outdoor area crowded with bargain seekers, their acquired spoils piled high about them.
Edith Shipton was standing by the fireplace, sobbing, Ryland was ready to swing on Fitzgerald, Claire Quincy was protesting something in the corner while Effie just looked bewildered.
As his square toed western boots clicked across the floor, a large belt buckle traced the graceful swing of his stride.
His broad shoulders swayed gracefully with the swing of his stride.
Dean lifted the old man in one swing and carried him to his bed.
She flipped on the light and let the door swing shut on its own.
Lori nodded and struggled off the porch swing, her swollen stomach a reminder that babies were still an option for some people.
Jonathan slid off the swing and took a short cut through the house to the chicken coup.
There had already been other schisms on such questions as the right way to swing a censer and the legality of self-immolation for the Lord's sake.
Testing is begun when the temperature reaches 66° by slowly drawing the slide open and reclosing it, the speed being regulated by the swing of a pendulum supplied with the instrument.
The short-circuit key F is kept closed except when an observation is about to be made; its object is to arrest the swing of the d'Arsonval galvano 1 E.
The same day she had learned, at different times, the words: hOUSE, WEED, DUST, SWING, MOLASSES, FAST, SLOW, MAPLE-SUGAR and COUNTER, and she had not forgotten one of these last.
The strength of the field is proportional to the swing of the galvanometer-needle, and, when the galvanometer is calibrated, can be expressed in C.G.S.
Believing that the pendulum had overshot its swing from conventional classicality towards pictorial realism, he turned from the " fleshy " school towards the Greek, while realizing the artistic necessity for modern feeling.
By means of them the depth and width of the furrow are regulated, whereas in the case of "swing" or wheelless ploughs these points depend chiefly on the skill of the ploughman.
The furrow wheels are placed on inclined axles, the plough beam being carried on swing links, operated by a hand lever when it is necessary to raise the plough out of the furrow.
"And then, old fellow, he gives him one in the teeth with the butt end of his gun..." a soldier whose greatcoat was well tucked up said gaily, with a wide swing of his arm.
Alex was sitting on the porch swing, nursing a cup of coffee the morning they arrived to work on the house.
If he thinks I'm going put those stupid things on my feet and swing down there like some mountain goat, he's crazier than I am for coming out here in the first place.
Fueled by her own imagination, she took a swing at him with the broom.
Dean took a lunging swing at Baratto that missed by a foot as Harrigan grabbed him.
About six or eight hours after starting the distillation is in full swing, and in twenty-four hours it is completed.
Again arrangments were made for a Napoleonic battle; behind Murat's cavalry came the " general advanced guard " to attack and hold the enemy, whilst the main body and Davout were held available to swing in on his rear.
Off the south-east shore lies the Holm (160 ft.), with which communication used to be maintained by means of the Cradle of Noss swing or ropes.
He died quite suddenly and in the full swing of his literary activity on the 13th of October 1899, at Steeple Court, Botley, Hants.