All of which was beside the point.
Speaking of which, where was Alex?
Then he looked up to find the nest from which they had fallen.
Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.
Lisa stared after him; unsure which was more intriguing, the man or the path.
In the vegetable gardens they found the strawberries and melons, and several other unknown but delicious fruits, of which they ate heartily.
Surprisingly, Darcie was good company, which helped the trip go by faster.
The Wizard opened his satchel and got out some sticking-plaster with which he mended the cuts Jim had received from the claws of the bears.
This will turbocharge science, which will no longer rely exclusively on slow observations in real time.
It was simply that he didn't want to tell her - which amounted to the same thing.
To his delight they were now plainly visible, which proved that they had passed beyond the influence of the magical Valley of Voe.
But their journey was almost over, for in a short time they reached a small cave from which there was no further outlet.
"How is Uncle Henry?" she enquired, after a pause during which the horse continued to trot with long, regular strides.
So he painted a beautiful picture which seemed to be covered with a curtain.
Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
His clothing fitted his form snugly and was gorgeously colored in brilliant shades of green, which varied as the sunbeams touched them but was not wholly influenced by the solar rays.
Instead, he drew a leathern case from his pocket and took from it several sharp knives, which he joined together, one after another, until they made a long sword.
The same evening that the prince gave his instructions to Alpatych, Dessalles, having asked to see Princess Mary, told her that, as the prince was not very well and was taking no steps to secure his safety, though from Prince Andrew's letter it was evident that to remain at Bald Hills might be dangerous, he respectfully advised her to send a letter by Alpatych to the Provincial Governor at Smolensk, asking him to let her know the state of affairs and the extent of the danger to which Bald Hills was exposed.
The shutters were all closed, except at one window which was open.
Now you need shoes—but which ones?
Alex admired the breasts - which probably rated him right up there with the majority of men.
Of course, a little make-up and the right clothes could do wonders - which was a good way to wind up straying off the path she had mapped before she left home.
It isn't a matter of which I love more.
All of which was neither here nor there.
I used them a lot over the years, not always to the FBI liking which didn't help my career but I found they often work.
Then he got into the buggy again and took the reins, and the horse at once backed away from the tree, turned slowly around, and began to trot down the sandy road which was just visible in the dim light.
The travellers now resumed their walk toward the cottage, which they presently reached.
Involuntarily listening now to the firing, which had drawn nearer and was increasing in strength, Alpatych hurried to his inn.
There could be a number of reasons that Sarah would welcome her as a daughter-in-law, not the least of which was the goings-on down that path.
The children were inclined to be frightened by the sight of the small animal, which reminded them of the bears; but Dorothy reassured them by explaining that Eureka was a pet and could do no harm even if she wished to.
"Oh, there is no need of that," said the voice, which from its gentle tones seemed to belong to a young girl.
"Always busy," replied Michael Ivanovich with a respectfully ironic smile which caused Princess Mary to turn pale.
When Michael Ivanovich returned to the study with the letter, the old prince, with spectacles on and a shade over his eyes, was sitting at his open bureau with screened candles, holding a paper in his outstretched hand, and in a somewhat dramatic attitude was reading his manuscript-- his "Remarks" as he termed it--which was to be transmitted to the Emperor after his death.
He had the letter taken from his pocket and the table--on which stood a glass of lemonade and a spiral wax candle--moved close to the bed, and putting on his spectacles he began reading.
As he went along he looked with pleasure at the year's splendid crop of corn, scrutinized the strips of ryefield which here and there were already being reaped, made his calculations as to the sowing and the harvest, and asked himself whether he had not forgotten any of the prince's orders.
The town was being bombarded by a hundred and thirty guns which Napoleon had ordered up after four o'clock.
The roar of guns, the whistling of projectiles, and the piteous moaning of the cook, which rose above the other sounds, did not cease for a moment.
On the sloping descent to the Dnieper Alpatych's cart and that of the innkeeper's wife, which were slowly moving amid the rows of soldiers and of other vehicles, had to stop.
Alpatych went up to a large crowd standing before a high barn which was blazing briskly.
But on the road, the highroad along which the troops marched, there was no such freshness even at night or when the road passed through the forest; the dew was imperceptible on the sandy dust churned up more than six inches deep.
The old man was still sitting in the ornamental garden, like a fly impassive on the face of a loved one who is dead, tapping the last on which he was making the bast shoe, and two little girls, running out from the hot house carrying in their skirts plums they had plucked from the trees there, came upon Prince Andrew.
Prince Andrew was somewhat refreshed by having ridden off the dusty highroad along which the troops were moving.