But he wasn't the first thing she had seen.
One thing was sure.
But he can't wiz a single thing if he hasn't the tools and machinery to work with.
And one ran quickly and told the good abbess, or mistress of the abbey, what strange thing had happened.
I think the best thing to do is try to remember all the good times you had.
Oh, I can understand why you would want to deceive people, I just don't understand how you can involve your family in such a thing – especially Tammy!
There is one thing I still don't understand – it's out of character.
It was no easy thing to learn these letters and how they are put together to make words.
The only thing that made Princess Mary anxious about him was that he slept very little and, instead of sleeping in his study as usual, changed his sleeping place every day.
One thing was certain--that he was suffering and wished to say something.
Who could say what might have been if the smallest thing had been different in their lives?
That ridge was the only thing that had kept her from plunging over the edge... that and the man who was now glaring at her.
There was only one thing that she was sure of, and that was the fact that she had an overactive imagination.
It was one thing to ask casual questions of Giddon's daughter.
The logical thing to do was leave, but she had a good job and she wasn't sure there was anything untoward going on.
With Yancey's kind, there's no such thing as a mild emotion, neither in anger nor in love.
One thing was clear.
The only thing she needed was an opportunity.
His voice was soft, anger suddenly a thing of the past.
Now, if I was trying to hide my identity, the last thing I would want her to do would be to file a police report while she was living under my roof.
The worst thing was their terror of reaching the bottom of this great crack in the earth, and the natural fear that sudden death was about to overtake them at any moment.
He was a very old man, bent nearly double; but the queerest thing about him was his white hair and beard.
Everything's dead, up there--no flesh or blood or growing thing anywhere.
And the whole thing has been unnatural because that cat and I are both able to talk your language, and to understand the words you say.
But a rickety wooden thing like you has no right to be alive.
You, poor thing! cannot even bleed when you are hurt.
The first thing the little humbug did was to produce a tiny white piglet from underneath his hat and pretend to pull it apart, making two.
"I don't b'lieve Eureka would do such a dreadful thing!" cried Dorothy, much distressed.
Why the boys should drive away, Little maidens from their play, Or love to banter and fight so well, That's the thing I never could tell.
"Then there is only one other thing to be done," said Solon.
They try to connect the person who wants to know something to the thing that person wants to know.
She had heard vaguely that there was such a thing as "landlord's corn" which was sometimes given to the peasants.
She thought only of one thing, her sorrow, which, after the break caused by cares for the present, seemed already to belong to the past.
But the advisers n'entendent pas de cette oreille, voila le mal. * Some want a thing--others don't.
It was said that Mamonov's regiment would cost him eight hundred thousand rubles, and that Bezukhov had spent even more on his, but that the best thing about Bezukhov's action was that he himself was going to don a uniform and ride at the head of his regiment without charging anything for the show.
I ask just one thing of you, cousin," she went on, "arrange for me to be taken to Petersburg.
Idiot! shouted Pierre, abusing his coachman--a thing he rarely did.
Well, you can do that later, but the chief thing is the left flank.
For me tomorrow means this: a Russian army of a hundred thousand and a French army of a hundred thousand have met to fight, and the thing is that these two hundred thousand men will fight and the side that fights more fiercely and spares itself least will win.
That's what I was saying to you-- those German gentlemen won't win the battle tomorrow but will only make all the mess they can, because they have nothing in their German heads but theories not worth an empty eggshell and haven't in their hearts the one thing needed tomorrow--that which Timokhin has.
"One thing I would do if I had the power," he began again, "I would not take prisoners.
War is not courtesy but the most horrible thing in life; and we ought to understand that and not play at war.