What she knew was that her father and his lies had skewed her outlook on her world for ten years.
The next morning the caliph called ten of his officers before him.
At ten years old, Jonathan was almost as tall as she was.
She waited for him to open the conversation, idly wondering if it would be ten before he spoke.
The way things are going now, I'm lucky to save ten dollars a week.
If Howie drops into ten or twenty minutes of anyone's life, chance are all he sees is them picking their nose, reading a book or working.
I waited ten minutes before leaving the room.
Until I was ten years old, my family lived in rural east Texas.
The final ten cover a range of topics that don't fit neatly elsewhere.
At ten I study about the earth on which we all live.
Ney, who had had a corps of ten thousand men, reached Napoleon at Orsha with only one thousand men left, having abandoned all the rest and all his cannon, and having crossed the Dnieper at night by stealth at a wooded spot.
I think I scared about ten years off my life too.
A long oak table graced the center of the room, its ten carved chairs at attention.
Cade had put on enough weight to take the hollows out of his cheeks, making him look a good ten years younger.
Several minutes stretched into ten or more with neither of us closing our eyes.
The gap in the abductions we're looking at is under ten years, meaning he was probably sent up for a lesser crime that could be anything from robbery, burglary, serious assault or rape.
I learned later the facility was the largest between Los Angeles and San Francisco and contained five hundred and ten beds and a fully equipped trauma center.
We just received word of a horrific accident about ten miles up the road.
"Ten years or so," he replied.
Alex was ten times the man Señor Medena would ever be.
You said ten minutes.
He had a few basic instructions, but said it would last seven to ten days with or without antibiotics.
Yeah, you could get to it, but it would take a while, and you'd be subjecting yourself to thorns, ticks, snakes and about ten miles of the roughest country you can imagine.
Childhood excursions had taught her that the country was rough, but was she up to ten miles of walking?
The porcelain clock on the wall proclaimed the time as ten minutes until twelve, but it didn't seem that late.
Cassie had to smile when Bordeaux positioned himself in a spot less than ten feet from her and pretended to settle down for the night.
He's never out more than ten to twenty minutes at a time and three or four sessions make a heavy day.
The entire session lasted barely ten minutes before he awoke a smile on his face.
"Move the tape ahead, about five or ten minutes," Howie pleaded.
Young Timothy Burton was reunited with his mother shortly after ten PM this evening.
A Colorado farm boy was found cowering from his father's wrath in the loft of a barn while a retarded Illinois ten year old was lured to the house of a local registered sex offender after being told his parents had sold him to the man.
It read, "Don't call me for any reason for ten days."
Her body was found on the Iowa bank of the Mississippi ten days later.
If our boy made his getaway at more than five or ten miles an hour, you can bet your ass he was on one of these babies.
So when Betsy arrived ten minutes later, there was room for sleeping without utilizing the living room sofa.
Ten minutes later I heard a telephone ringing downstairs.
It took us two hours to come ten miles from the airport and Julie had to direct him the last mile and she just got here herself.
I'll tell the world at this end I'm off on a ten day fishing trip and can't be contacted.
If she just turned her head, she could see me, sitting comfortably a scant ten feet away in the darkened living room.
After ten minutes of pushing back branches, I spotted the back of a pop up trailer.
You could drop Molly and me off at Logan airport for the ten o'clock flight to California, be in Philadelphia by early evening, and fly out to join us the next morning.
The beautiful granite structure of South Station was opened in 1899 and within ten years, was the busiest train station in the United States.
Another ten minutes passed before I was him again.
He'd been Jonny's best friend for ten years, and they'd started the Goth-vampire stage when they got to college.
"You've been inseparable for ten years," she said.
She appeared as he remembered her the day of her murder: a ten-year-old with long blonde hair, striking blue eyes, and golden skin.
She died when I was ten with the rest of my family.
At barely ten years old, he'd been too weak to fight off full-grown men, too weak to protect her.
"Yes, you did, Dusty!" she said in as stern of a voice as a ten-year-old could muster.
It's been ten years since I first told you this.
The day dawned cloudy and cold with a light rain that chilled her after ten minutes.
She had greeted ten men and two women before she felt the first flash of cold.
"It made you look ten pounds heavier," he reminded her.
She walked for ten minutes, carefully remembering where she went, so she was able to find her way back.
"I have only six nails," he said, "and it will take a little time to hammer out ten more."
And so the fun went on until the clock showed that it lacked only ten minutes till school would be dismissed.
He took ten gold pieces from his table and wrapped them in the little letter.
So I took ten gold pieces from the many that were in the bag.
"There is nothing lacking," he said, "but the ten pieces he has told you about; and I will give him these as a reward."
Saying this, he ordered that ten gold pieces be given to the merchant in place of those that were lacking.
Then he rewarded the gardener with ten more pieces for his honesty.
Actually, I could make guesses, but they might well be spectacularly wrong and a guy doesn't want that haunting him ten years from now.
Ten years later, in 1959, Francois Genuys used an IBM 704 and calculated pi to more than fifteen thousand digits in just four hours.
By 1973 it was calculated to more than a million digits, in 1983 more than ten million digits, in 1987 more than one hundred million digits, in 1989 more than one billion digits, and in 1997 more than fifty billion digits.
As I was writing these words, my ten-year-old son came in and asked, "What are you doing?"
Ten years later, in Somalia, the last natural case of smallpox occurred.
After all, we both have ten fingers, two lungs, and a tongue located in our mouth.
But if each of ten people specialized on just one-tenth of the task, they could together make 48,000, an increase in per-person productivity from one pin a day to 4,800 pins per day.
Once someone knows how to make a factory that can produce 48,000 pins a day with ten people, someone else can figure out how to make one that makes 100,000 a day with five people.
You have ten kids but only nine chairs.
They are able to produce widgets for ten cents, putting the Dollar Widget Company (with its unfortunate name) out of business.
Calculating the actual, societal costs of fatty foods, alcohol, cars, pet ownership, mercury thermometers, air conditioning, solar panels, razor blades, jogging shoes, and ten thousand other things, and incorporating those costs in the prices as taxes would lead to a vastly more efficient allocation of resources.
Say the world has ten thousand burger flippers.
Recently, my ten-year-old son and I visited the factory in Denmark where Lego building blocks are made.
If I had to put a number on it, I would say ten thousandfold.
If we obtained this ten-thousand-fold increase simply by allowing specialization and dividing work up among people, then what astronomical gains will we achieve by outsourcing that work to robots capable of working with unimaginable precision at unimaginable speed?
That number is 30 percent higher than it was only ten years ago.
First, it is only useful for factors that are immediately bad for you, not factors that will kill you in ten years.
The United Nations has estimated that earth's population will pass nine billion by 2050, and ten billion by 2100.
In the first ten years of attempting to make better hybrids, Borlaug's group made more than six thousand crossings of wheat.
If the whole world had only ten thousand people, how many breakthroughs would you expect?
But imagine the difference if the world had ten billion healthy, well-educated people!
And read I did, whether I understood one word in ten or two words on a page.
At ten we come in and string beads for a few minutes.
She answered promptly, "I will pay ten cents."
It is true that a teacher with ten times Miss Sullivan's genius could not have made a pupil so remarkable as Helen Keller out of a child born dull and mentally deficient.
I have thus a tight shingled and plastered house, ten feet wide by fifteen long, and eight-feet posts, with a garret and a closet, a large window on each side, two trap doors, one door at the end, and a brick fireplace opposite.
I have tried trade but I found that it would take ten years to get under way in that, and that then I should probably be on my way to the devil.
The nearest that I came to actual possession was when I bought the Hollowell place, and had begun to sort my seeds, and collected materials with which to make a wheelbarrow to carry it on or off with; but before the owner gave me a deed of it, his wife--every man has such a wife--changed her mind and wished to keep it, and he offered me ten dollars to release him.
Now, to speak the truth, I had but ten cents in the world, and it surpassed my arithmetic to tell, if I was that man who had ten cents, or who had a farm, or ten dollars, or all together.
An honest man has hardly need to count more than his ten fingers, or in extreme cases he may add his ten toes, and lump the rest.
You may see from a boat, in calm weather, near the sandy eastern shore, where the water is eight or ten feet deep, and also in some other parts of the pond, some circular heaps half a dozen feet in diameter by a foot in height, consisting of small stones less than a hen's egg in size, where all around is bare sand.
In the spring of '49 I talked with the man who lives nearest the pond in Sudbury, who told me that it was he who got out this tree ten or fifteen years before.
Almost every New England boy among my contemporaries shouldered a fowling-piece between the ages of ten and fourteen; and his hunting and fishing grounds were not limited, like the preserves of an English nobleman, but were more boundless even than those of a savage.
So perfect is this instinct, that once, when I had laid them on the leaves again, and one accidentally fell on its side, it was found with the rest in exactly the same position ten minutes afterward.
They come rustling through the woods like autumn leaves, at least ten men to one loon.
When the farmers could not get to the woods and swamps with their teams, and were obliged to cut down the shade trees before their houses, and, when the crust was harder, cut off the trees in the swamps, ten feet from the ground, as it appeared the next spring.
It was a small cavity under ten feet of water; but I think that I can warrant the pond not to need soldering till they find a worse leak than that.
This heap, made in the winter of '46-7 and estimated to contain ten thousand tons, was finally covered with hay and boards; and though it was unroofed the following July, and a part of it carried off, the rest remaining exposed to the sun, it stood over that summer and the next winter, and was not quite melted till September, 1848.
It commonly opens about the first of April, a week or ten days later than Flint's Pond and Fair Haven, beginning to melt on the north side and in the shallower parts where it began to freeze.
Ten minutes later Lavrushka brought the coffee.
For more than ten seconds he stood not moving from the spot or realizing the situation.
The French columns that had advanced beyond the village went back; but as though in revenge for this failure, the enemy placed ten guns to the right of the village and began firing them at Tushin's battery.
The horses were replaced by others from a reserve gun carriage, the wounded were carried away, and the four guns were turned against the ten-gun battery.
It had grown so dark that one could not distinguish the uniforms ten paces off, and the firing had begun to subside.
Go and keep her company for ten minutes.
The Guards, just arrived from Russia, spent the night ten miles from Olmutz and next morning were to come straight to the review, reaching the field at Olmutz by ten o'clock.
That day Nicholas Rostov received a letter from Boris, telling him that the Ismaylov regiment was quartered for the night ten miles from Olmutz and that he wanted to see him as he had a letter and money for him.
Boris thanked him and went to the reception room, where he found some ten officers and generals.
If before that you are not ten times wounded, killed, or betrayed, well... what then?...
The fog had grown so dense that though it was growing light they could not see ten paces ahead.
Dolokhov--now an officer--wounded in the arm, and on foot, with the regimental commander on horseback and some ten men of his company, represented all that was left of that whole regiment.
Next morning, after the fatigues of their journey, the travelers slept till ten o'clock.
It's nearly ten o'clock, answered Natasha's voice.
Only ten paces divided them.
Orders were given to raise recruits, ten men in every thousand for the regular army, and besides this, nine men in every thousand for the militia.
Dolokhov "killed," that is, beat, ten cards of Rostov's running.
Instead of sixteen hundred rubles he had a long column of figures scored against him, which he had reckoned up to ten thousand, but that now, as he vaguely supposed, must have risen to fifteen thousand.
I only want to see whether you will let me win this ten, or beat it.
The ten fell to him.
Having led him about ten paces, Willarski stopped.
Then the candles were relit and he was told that he would see the full light; the bandage was again removed and more than ten voices said together: "Sic transit gloria mundi."
The head of the garrison at Glogau, with ten thousand men, asks the King of Prussia what he is to do if he is summoned to surrender....
He will drag about as a cripple, a burden to everybody, for another ten years.
He is kind, he is one of God's chosen, he's a benefactor, he once gave me ten rubles, I remember.
Toward ten o'clock the men servants rushed to the front door, hearing the bells of the old prince's carriage approaching.
He received ten thousand rubles a year, but now resolved to take only two thousand and leave the rest to repay the debt to his parents.
Probably ten times the age of the birches that formed the forest, it was ten times as thick and twice as tall as they.
He did not stay more than ten minutes, then rose and took his leave.
It is nearly ten, came the countess' voice.
They had decided to be at the ball by half past ten, and Natasha had still to get dressed and they had to call at the Taurida Gardens.
At a quarter past ten they at last got into their carriages and started.
But don't be late, Count, if I may venture to ask; about ten minutes to eight, please.
Contrary to his habit of being late, Pierre on that day arrived at the Bergs' house, not at ten but at fifteen minutes to eight.
Ten minutes later, all the young Melyukovs joined the mummers.
Natasha had promised to come out to Kuragin at the back porch at ten that evening.
Anatole had a passport, an order for post horses, ten thousand rubles he had taken from his sister and another ten thousand borrowed with Dolokhov's help.
Ten minutes later Sonya came to Marya Dmitrievna.
Even at ten o'clock, when the Rostovs got out of their carriage at the chapel, the sultry air, the shouts of hawkers, the light and gay summer clothes of the crowd, the dusty leaves of the trees on the boulevard, the sounds of the band and the white trousers of a battalion marching to parade, the rattling of wheels on the cobblestones, and the brilliant, hot sunshine were all full of that summer languor, that content and discontent with the present, which is most strongly felt on a bright, hot day in town.
The Emperor is to be here tomorrow... there's to be an Extraordinary Meeting of the nobility, and they are talking of a levy of ten men per thousand.
There he remained about ten minutes.
As Alpatych was driving out of the gate he saw some ten soldiers in Ferapontov's open shop, talking loudly and filling their bags and knapsacks with flour and sunflower seeds.
If he reports that our losses were great, it is not true; perhaps about four thousand, not more, and not even that; but even were they ten thousand, that's war!
Two orderlies, a courier and a major-domo, stood near by, some ten paces from Prince Andrew, availing themselves of Kutuzov's absence and of the fine weather.
The battle of Borodino was not fought on a chosen and entrenched position with forces only slightly weaker than those of the enemy, but, as a result of the loss of the Shevardino Redoubt, the Russians fought the battle of Borodino on an open and almost unentrenched position, with forces only half as numerous as the French; that is to say, under conditions in which it was not merely unthinkable to fight for ten hours and secure an indecisive result, but unthinkable to keep an army even from complete disintegration and flight.
We have ten thousand carts, but we need other things as well--we must manage as best we can!
Within the entrenchment stood ten guns that were being fired through openings in the earthwork.
Whenever I look at my watch and its hands point to ten, I hear the bells of the neighboring church; but because the bells begin to ring when the hands of the clock reach ten, I have no right to assume that the movement of the bells is caused by the position of the hands of the watch.
The troops were moving on, leaving about ten thousand wounded behind them.
By ten o'clock in the morning of the second of September, only the rear guard remained in the Dorogomilov suburb, where they had ample room.
At that very time, at ten in the morning of the second of September, Napoleon was standing among his troops on the Poklonny Hill looking at the panorama spread out before him.
At ten in the morning of the second of September this weather still held.
On benches round the tables in a dirty little room sat some ten factory hands.
Ten minutes after each regiment had entered a Moscow district, not a soldier or officer was left.
At ten o'clock that evening the Rostov family and the wounded traveling with them were all distributed in the yards and huts of that large village.
Two girls of about ten and twelve, dressed in dirty short frocks and cloaks, were staring at their mother with a look of stupefaction on their pale frightened faces.
From General Wintzingerode's reports, I see that an enemy corps of ten thousand men is moving on the Petersburg road.
Ten men, battalions, or divisions, fighting fifteen men, battalions, or divisions, conquer--that is, kill or take captive--all the others, while themselves losing four, so that on the one side four and on the other fifteen were lost.
In ten minutes the table was ready and a napkin spread on it.
I bought ten pounds.
"And so, brother" (it was at this point that Pierre came up), "ten years or more passed by.
That peasant near Mozhaysk where the battle was said the men were all called up from ten villages around and they carted for twenty days and still didn't finish carting the dead away.
They abused the police and bribed them, made out estimates at ten times their value for government stores that had perished in the fire, and demanded relief.
During the ten-year preparatory period this man had formed relations with all the crowned heads of Europe.
Deprived of power and authority, his crimes and his craft exposed, he should have appeared to them what he appeared ten years previously and one year later--an outlawed brigand.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.
And with an eager face Nicholas began to speak of the possibility of repurchasing Otradnoe before long, and added: "Another ten years of life and I shall leave the children... in an excellent position."
Carmen mentally counted to ten before responding.
About ten or fifteen minutes ago.
Supper will be ready in ten minutes.
Spencer was nearly ten years older than her, but maybe she liked older men.
Howard was a good ten years older and had far more important things on his mind – like his new position as partner at the law firm.
The phone rang ten times before Lisa gave up.
Chasing after eight or ten kids should keep her busy.
I haven't seen him in ten years.
This area is ten square miles, though.
Those conveniences which the student requires at Cambridge or elsewhere cost him or somebody else ten times as great a sacrifice of life as they would with proper management on both sides.
She clamped her jaws together and silently counted to ten before she responded.