I'm not afraid of him, just because he's twelve feet tall and can bench press me with his toes.
The kid on the bed was closer to twelve than five, and near her height.
The grinning boys were between ten and twelve, already tall and lanky.
"This," said the man, taking up a box and handling it gently, "contains twelve dozen rustles--enough to last any lady a year.
And the great tragedy is: During these three years, China exported more than twelve million tons of grain along with a literal cornucopia of other agricultural products.
We couldn't do anything because abduction wasn't made public for three days and the child went missing sometime during a twelve hour overnight period.
Betsy lined up two likely abductions and she was anxious to get started, Quinn had already performed his part, setting his apparatus appropriately for a rural Iowa location where a twelve year old boy had gone missing.
The structure was just under seventy feet long and about twelve feet high; said to be the height designed to accommodate a wagon fully loaded with hay.
Twelve dollars later I was let off at a shabby red brick building in a section of town where no tour busses stop.
I served my time, all twelve years, three months and sixteen days of it, but it pales in the face of suffering I poured on these young ladies.
The possibility of escape was nil so secure was our twelve foot square cell.
He kept writing all one summer—ten or twelve letters.
I was twelve that summer.
But that doesn't mean we didn't love each other or have a super twelve years together.
I believed him—I was only twelve and wanted to go with him.
There was a traitor among the fifty-odd death-dealers he had above ground, and he'd assigned twelve-hour shifts to keep an eye on the apartment where he sent Deidre.
She wondered if twelve-year-old boys played with stuffed animals.
He looks to be about twelve years old.
We try to keep water in the base but the tree drinks it as fast as a sailor on a twelve hour leave.
Instead, they literally forced her to wed Jerome Shipton, a widowed family friend twelve years her senior.
This year and for the next ten to twelve, he would have it all, not just a week or two in the Berkshires.
At this rate we'll have twelve pints in less than two hours.
Fine. I am three hundred and twelve years old.
I authorized the dispersal of two tons of water and twenty cases of rations from the emergency site in Raleigh along with hazmat drivers and twelve vehicles.
Now, after twelve years of being in the system, foster homes were scarce.
The last twelve years were the reign of John III.
The first known king of the former was Ida, who, according to tradition, acquired the throne in 547 and reigned twelve years.
Attached was also a bede or almshouse for twelve poor men.
The "twelve-point sphere," discovered by P. M.
From observations during twelve balloon ascents, Linke concludes that below the 1500-metre level there are numerous sources of disturbance, the gradient at any given height varying much from day to day and hour to hour; but at greater heights there is much more uniformity.
The Pan-Ionian sanctuary of Poseidon on the Asiatic promontory of Mycale was regarded as perpetuating a cult from Peloponnesian Achaea, and the league of twelve cities which maintained it, as imitated from an Achaean dodecapolis, and as claiming (absurdly, according to Herodotus i.
It is perhaps the most regularly built town in Germany, consisting of twelve parallel streets intersected at right angles by others, which cut it up into 136 square sections of equal size.
Cooper was one of the twelve commissioners who went to Charles at Breda to invite him to return.
The thirteen lords were assisted by twelve other inhabitants chosen by the freeholders, and when the number of lords was reduced to six, seven others were chosen from the assistants.
The Supreme Court of Appeals, consisting of five judges, elected for terms of twelve years, holds three terms annually, one at Wheeling, one at Charleston and one at Charles Town.
No female or male under twelve may be employed in mines, and no child under twelve may be employed in a factory, and when school is in session none under fourteen.
At the end of 1709 he went to Dresden for twelve months for finishing lessons in French and German, mathematics and fortification, and, his education completed, he was married, greatly against his will, to the princess Charlotte of BrunswickWolfenbiittel, whose sister espoused, almost simultaneously, the heir to the Austrian throne, the archduke Charles.
For the next twelve months Alexius was kept constantly on the move.
"I pulled a twelve hour shift, and you guys aren't supposed to leave the house without telling me," Jessi snapped.
I lost twelve men on my last visit to the villages.
"You will remain here for twelve nights," she said.
Finally, at ten minutes after twelve, her cell phone rang.