Lisa ate the food and washed the dishes.
Food isn't really scarce.
Pushing the plate aside so the food would cool, he began slicing the rest of the roast.
There are a zillion fast food restaurants around here.
Food was more a distraction than a desire.
Together they went to the kitchen and began putting the food in serving bowls.
But if they don't want our food, why would they follow us?
He offered to buy the food if I cooked the next week, I agreed.
Food issues are complex and deeply emotional.
She plunged into the food on her plate, discovering that Brandon wasn't bragging about his mother's cooking.
She finished the last of the food on her plate and carried it to the sink.
The men silently devoured their food and then helped her clean up the camp.
We carefully examined our as yet untouched food supply.
We stopped briefly for a fast food lunch.
But were the Indians interested in the people, or the food the wagons contained?
For the bundle which he had chosen had contained the food for the whole party.
Apparently scrounging food off the desert wasn't nearly as easy as harnessing a team of mules.
They ate and then she put the remaining food in the refrigerator for Alex.
I think in the future, food will be free.
You shall be given food and lodging.
Even more frustrated, he pulled the food out of the oven and retreated to his office, not caring that he was drenched.
They selected the most valuable food items and buried them.
He shook his head, declining to answer until he had swallowed the food in his mouth.
She carefully laid out the food in an attractive manner and retired to the kitchen.
Food security is a real issue, and nations that do not at least produce some kinds of food are at risk.
He picked at his food, and avoided eye contact with Adrienne.
With the food warming, Carmen took Destiny to her room and dressed.
Pierre sat down by the fire and began eating the mash, as they called the food in the cauldron, and he thought it more delicious than any food he had ever tasted.
The seniors tried to collect straw and potatoes and, in general, food for the men.
They used to gobble the same food as the gentry.
I told her about the food in the refrigerator not being spoiled.
Fast food chains optimize for two of them: taste and price, at the expense of nutrition.
Hold that food while I change.
Brandon focused his attention on the food in his plate, his face turning a dark shade of red.
"We ourselves eat only common food," answered the shah.
In addition, how food affects us unquestionably has a lot to do with genetic factors, and because everyone has a different genetic makeup, different foods affect each of us differently.
A plate of half-finished food sat on the coffee table, and the kitchen was a disaster.
He proceeded to thank God for the food and company.
Scarcely a quarter of the soldiers remain with the standards of their regiments, the others go off by themselves in different directions hoping to find food and escape discipline.
Jonathan, help your mother put the food up and I'll get Destiny into her coat.
He was already responsible for her food and housing.
She placed a plate of food upon the floor and the kitten ate greedily.
Alex didn't like highly spiced food, so she decided to bake Cornish game hens for the base of the meal.
No, it wasn't our food they were after - it was mischief.
I have eaten food pretty much my whole life.
We control the temperature of our surroundings, eat food from around the world, and own possessions no king could have imagined.
Add to that how food itself is changing, our food choices change, our lifestyles change, and all along the way we are aging.
When the steaks were grilled and the corn and green beans boiled, the table was leaden with food, enough for a small army.
Their mouths were open for the food they were expecting their mother to give them.
It alerts you when the food is about to start burning and needs stirring.
"It must be from their food," said the sergeant major.
I left some food in the kitchen.
Why is civility so lacking in discussions about food, nutrition, and food policy?
I foresee a day when, on a Sunday afternoon, a family might drive (or actually be driven by their car) out to a farm to see where food comes from.
Long term, we will be better off manufacturing our food as opposed to growing it.
"Food for thought," I offered.
It will look at all other people who like the same restaurants and see where they repeatedly go for Italian food in San Francisco.
That's right: India is a net food exporter to the tune of US$6 billion a year.
Eventually, he reasoned, the hungry hoards would overwhelm the beleaguered food supply.
Food also serves two other purposes.
It must receive a large constituent of what ultimately becomes its food from the air which surrounds it, and it must also take in from the same source the oxygen of its respiratory processes.
The normal green plant is seen thus to be in possession of a complete machinery for the manufacture of its own food.
The way in which such food when manufactured is incorporated into, and enabled to build up, the living substance is again hidden in obscurity.
In fact, they will make food even greater.
She reached the place where the food cubes had landed, bending to pick them up in case she needed them later.
The United Nations World Food Programme was so inspired by this success that pilot programs for an exchange were launched in twenty-one countries.
Her father objected and said that no child of his should be deprived of his food on any account.
Of the sources of his vocabulary he is, for the most part, as unaware as he is of the moment when he ate the food which makes a bit of his thumbnail.
The cattle lowed from hunger, finding no food on the sun-parched meadows.
We have the formation of numerous mechanisms which have arisen in connection with the question of food supply, which may not only involve particular cells, but also lead to differentiation in the protoplasm of those cells, as in the development of the chloroplastids of the leaves and other green parts.
Surely not more warmth of the same kind, as more and richer food, larger and more splendid houses, finer and more abundant clothing, more numerous, incessant, and hotter fires, and the like.
He gave his attention to the food in his plate.
This would be the case in a besieged city or a nation using the food supply to keep its citizenry in check.
They ate dinner at the busy food court.
One genus of Thomisidae (Phognarachne), which inhabits the Oriental region, adopts the clever device of spinning on the surface of a leaf a sheet of web resembling the fluid portions of a splash of bird's dung, the more solid central portions being represented by the spider itself, which waits in the middle of the patch to seize the butterflies or other insects that habitually feed on birds' excrement and are attracted to the patch mistaking it for their natural food.
Since the adoption of an aquatic mode of life by Desis and Argyroneta involves no increased facilities in getting food, and merely substitutes for ordinary terrestrial enemies fishes and crustaceans in the former case, and fishes, amphibians, and insectivorous water-insects in the latter, the supposition is justified that the change in environment is due to the unremitting persecution of Pompilidae and Ichneumonidae, which would not venture to pursue their prey beneath the water's surface.
His attention was back on his food.
The scents of food from street vendors and car exhaust filled the air outside the quiet hospital grounds.
Do you have any food? she asked.
It pointed to her other hand – the one holding food cubes - then to the trees.
Katie ate her food and water cubes, waiting for Gabriel. She fingered the second necklace he'd given her, not convinced Andre was wrong. The beads felt like plastic, and something about Gabe had changed.
She counted the food and water cubes she had remaining.
"Gabe, I need more of these," she called, holding up a food cube.
Andre's eyes fell to her body. Katie pointed to the dagger, and Andre shook his head. She indicated the satchel next. He nodded. She frowned and pulled out the contents: food and water cubes, holding them up for him.
The phantom pointed to the pouch with the food cubes.
She handed the pale woman a food and water cube and popped two of her own. Standing, she waded into the brush where she'd thrown the knife. It glinted in the morning light. Katie swiped it, glad the trees didn't have a taste for metal as well as Immortal sustenance.
Toby hunched his shoulders. He'd wandered far enough away from camp that he'd hoped to get some food before running from Ully, who was still sleeping.
Katie said, rising. The ground still rumbled, the trees surrounding both food cubes expanding fast and tearing up the ground in several directions as they did. She looked around, irritated to find she'd caused a chasm to form between them and the direction they'd been running.
She needed sleep and real food. Her hand went instinctively to her stomach, and she couldn't help wondering if the food and water cubes were good for the baby.
Toby was wrestling with a bush and didn't respond. Katie breathed deeply and pushed forward, wanting very much to stop and sleep but suspecting she'd never awaken if she did. She didn't have enough food cubes to drive off more than one more demon attack. They'd have to find Rhyn and Gabe fast.
We need to get to safety, and I don't have enough food to blow up the amount of trees it'll take to stop a herd of demons.
"People came by all last evening and everyone brought food," she said by way of apology.
He began his ritual of locking up and putting out a bowl of canned cat food for Mrs. Lincoln, who came on the run at the sound of the refrigerator door.
If I don't get some food, I'll faint or die or something.
We have to get you a good stiff drink and a stomach full of food.
He glanced up from his food and lifted a brow.
The acorns of the oak possess a considerable economic importance as food for swine.
gonium largely independent of the supply of elaborated organic food from the thallus of the mother plant (the gametophyte).
The cortex of the older stem of the root frequently acts as a reserve store-house for food which generally takes the form of starch, and it also assists largel) in providing the stereom of the plant.
The protoplasm derives its food from substances in solution in the water; the various waste products which are incident to its life are excreted into it, and so removed from the sphere of its activity.
The raw materials from which the food is constructed are absorbed from the exterior in solution in water, and the latter is the medium through which the gaseous constituents necessary for life reach the protoplasm.
It may at other times lead to great difficulties in the supply of the gaseous constituents which are used in the manufacture of food.
The idea was till recently currently accepted, that anything which plants absorbed from without, and which went to build up their organic substance, or to supply them with energy, or to exert some beneficial influence upon their metabolism, coiistituted their food.
A study of the whole vegetable kingdom, however, negatives the theory that the compounds absorbed are in the strict sense to be called food.
When the tuber of a potato begins to germinate the shoots which it puts out derive their food from the accumulated store of nutritive material which has been laid up in the cells of the tuber.
Identity of the Food of Animals and Plants.rt is evidently to the actual seats of consumption of food, and of consequent nutrition and increase of living substance, that we should turn when we wish to inquire what are the nutritive materials of plants.
The food must enter in solution in order to pass the walls.
Moreover, the stationary habit of plants, and the almost total absence of locomotion, makes it impossible for them to seek their food.
The Special Apparatus of Plants for constructing Food .T he explanation of the apparent difference of food supply is very simple.
It is sometimes forgotten, when discussing questions of animal nutrition, that all the food materials of all living organisms are prepared originally from inorganic substances in exactly the same way, in exactly the same place, and by the same machinery, which is the chlorophyll apparatus of the vegetable kingdom.
The building up and nutrition of the living substance by the foods manufactured or absorbed is properly spoken of as the assimilation of such food.
Many of them are known to supplement it, and some almost entirely to replace it, by absorbing the food they need in a fully prepared condition from their environment.
Bonnier has drawn attention to the fact that the mistletoe in its turn, remaining green in the winter, contributes food material to its host when the latter has lost its leaves.
The food so absorbed passes to the outer cortical mycellum, and from this tc the inner hyphae, which appear to be the organs of the interchangi of substance, for they are attracted to the neighborhood of thi nuclei of the cells, which they enter, and iii which they form agglom erations of interwoven filaments.
In many cases the digestion of reserve food materials is effected by the direct action of the protoplasm, without the intervention of enzymes.
The supply of energy to the several protoplasts which make up the body of a plant is as necessary as is the transport to them of the food they need; indeed, the two things are inseparably connected.
The question of the distribution of this stored energy to the separate protoplasts of the plant can be seen to be the same problem as the distribution of the food.
So long as food is supplied the living substance is the seat of transformations which are continually proceeding, being partially decomposed and again constructed, the new food being incorporated into it.
This involved making the poor wear prison uniforms and only providing enough food to avoid starvation.
It is interesting to remember how much of this food for fire is still concealed in the bowels of the earth.
I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
The smell of the food the Preobrazhenskis were eating and a sense of hunger recalled him from these reflections; he had to get something to eat before going away.
The sea shore is too far to the east so I fear she'll be remanded to a roadside bier of Kudzu and discarded fast food wrappers.
Neither Betsy nor I liked chain fast food so I looked in the windows of the café we liked.
Betsy loved reveled in it and it fulfilled my needs; the wine did the trick and, I was hungry and the food tasted good.
Nature of the Food of Planls.The recognition of the fundamental identity of the living substance in animals and plants has directed attention to the manner in which plants are nourished, and especially to the exact nature of their food.
Who knows but if men constructed their dwellings with their own hands, and provided food for themselves and families simply and honestly enough, the poetic faculty would be universally developed, as birds universally sing when they are so engaged?
The food was excellent, the company comforting.
My wife and children were suffering from the want of food and clothing.
We already produce more than enough food to feed the planet.
But much as all the rest laughed, talked, and joked, much as they enjoyed their Rhine wine, saute, and ices, and however they avoided looking at the young couple, and heedless and unobservant as they seemed of them, one could feel by the occasional glances they gave that the story about Sergey Kuzmich, the laughter, and the food were all a pretense, and that the whole attention of that company was directed to-- Pierre and Helene.
It is good for me, bad for another traveler, and for himself it's unavoidable, because he needs money for food; the man said an officer had once given him a thrashing for letting a private traveler have the courier horses.
Despite their pale swollen faces and tattered uniforms, the hussars formed line for roll call, kept things in order, groomed their horses, polished their arms, brought in straw from the thatched roofs in place of fodder, and sat down to dine round the caldrons from which they rose up hungry, joking about their nasty food and their hunger.
The younger ones occupied themselves as before, some playing cards (there was plenty of money, though there was no food), some with more innocent games, such as quoits and skittles.
Every food they ate.
How will food be labeled?
But surely a pan that warns you if your house is burning down or your food will kill you has to be worth $200 to you.
I need it instead of food.
It was not the chewy ship food.
"I will find the payment for food," he said.
He motioned for her to sit and brought her food and water.
The moon can hold us, but we'll need food and supplies until the space battle is over.
Food had become an overlooked stranger, and she'd found herself leaving her studio only for the bathroom and the bedroom.
She'd been ignoring Kevin's calls for two days without caring he was the only person who could help her put food on the table.
It ignored her, focusing instead on scratching at a spot of dirt, one of its main food sources.
"Why are you busting my chops today?" he asked as Fred rose and wandered back to the kitchen for more food.
A slight burst of tears followed from Martha until Dean rendered a speech on survival of the fittest, the laws of the jungle, the food chain and supply and demand.
Add to this, a backpack, some food and liquid, not to mention your garments.
I was fearful he might try to stop me, but there are many girls willing to do as I've done, for food and shelter, so I shan't be missed.
"We've got plenty of food," Dean said.
He assumed it was Fred, with a tray of food and a peck of good intentions, but just now, even his stepfather was not a welcome visitor.
I mean real food, sustenance.
Partaking human food is now extraneous, yet can still be quite enjoyable.
As he refilled the human's glass he continued, Why don't you have a few more drinks, make yourself some food; I'm sure Sarah stocked the fridge with all your favorites.
Their food was served and they continued to chat about unimportant things with awkward silences filling the spaces.
Jackson left her to her thoughts for a while, then said, "You want to sit down or shall I bring your food to you."
The food at your open house was delicious.
Well, technically I have to eat, just not food.
Not a speck of food in sight.
Gerald piled the food on the table and looked up at Alex.
Both. Shove some of that food over here.
I thought we agreed there was no point in using your mother's old dishes when we could just serve our food from the pans we cook it in?
She dished up some vegetables and glanced at Katie, who was attempting to pile more food on Alex's plate.
He took a bite of food, obviously savoring its flavor before he swallowed.
Katie sent me in to get some cat food.
She made a job of searching through the cabinet for the cat food and avoided his gaze as she handed him the box.
Katie glanced at him questioningly a few times, but he gave his attention to his food.
Katie picked at her food.
Alex attacked his food as if it were to blame for the havoc he had created at the table.
Food stores are getting low up here.
For now, food and water will be good.
"If you control all these stores, why not send people out for food?" he asked.
Keep my men with food and water, and I'll marry you if our paths ever cross, he said.
There was no running water, no food supplies, no energy whatsoever, just a deteriorating building with a score of insurgents and a small black box.
Light, water, you have food, too?
The four men were clean, neatly dressed, and without the signs of lack of sleep or food that Brady's men displayed.
No supplies, no water, no food, hundreds of thousands of refugees trying to survive on nothing.
"There's food in the cabinets," he said.
Let's get some food.
They grabbed food from the small cafeteria that was devoid of people at the late hour of morning.
Brady got his food as the two talked, seating himself before he looked to Dan again.
"You might need more than a year of food," Lana said before she could stop herself.
People overestimate how much food they need.
She chewed her lip as she watched the micro map multiple routes, gauging how much food and water she'd have to carry to survive.
Mrs. Watson was already up, and the scents of bacon and eggs reminded Lana how long she'd gone without real food.
I packed enough food for Jack for three days.
"Tomorrow," the nurse said as she reappeared with a small tray of food.
Brady's stomach roared at the scent of real food.
We have dog food, too.
Lana found herself eating faster than she should have, hungry for real food after ten days of appetite suppressants and the dehydrated staples that she'd stuffed her bag full of.
She had enough for a month, but after a few days, she found herself wishing for real food instead of the stale bars.
Men and women worked over large cauldrons of food in one building while young men and women focused on making blankets, clothes, and other textiles in another.
They surrounded him, offering him whatever food they had and petting him.
She sat with a plate of food, not eating.
Go grab some food.
We don't have enough food down here to last for too long.
She took them and shivered in the chilly night. Food and sleep had become luxuries during their travel.
Gabriel handed her the food and water gummy cubes she'd first had in Hell.
She considered throwing the tasteless food cubes to the trees he warned her against feeding every day.
Lost in the food fantasy, she didn't see Gabriel disappear into the jungle. Katie blinked and looked around, still uneasy with the snakelike branches that moved of their own volition overhead. She didn't know what kind of creatures followed or what other critters would live in the Immortal jungle, but she wanted nothing to do with such a weird place.
"Start eating one every couple of hours," he said, holding out a handful of the food and water cubes.
The angel was still shivering despite the fire. He needed dry clothes and probably, human food. There was one place where Rhyn could find them.
He ascended two floors to the hallway where Kris's supplies had been stocked. He recalled how hard it could be taking care of a helpless creature like Katie or Toby. He strode to the chamber that had served as a department store full of clothing to Kris's Immortals. Not surprised to find the chamber ransacked, he sifted through the remaining clothing on the floor. He guessed Toby's size and stuffed a bag with a few items before going to the food supplies.
Demons didn't eat human food, and the storage area was virtually untouched. Rhyn grabbed several cans and packages of foodstuffs then left.
Rhyn started the fire again and sat beside Toby. He handed him the bag of clothing and food. Toby withdrew the clothing skeptically.
The angel sighed, dumped out the food and sorted through it. He held out a can finally and Rhyn took it.
"But I'm not done –" Rhyn snatched the open can of food and flung it into the forest. Toby stared at him then took his pink coat and crawled deeper into the little cave. Rhyn stretched out on his back next to the fire, his mind puzzling over the angel's words. However much he tried to focus on what it was Death had agreed to, he couldn't escape his mixed emotions or one errant thought.
She pushed herself up, reaching into a pocket for a food and water cube. Gabriel took her arm and pulled her to her feet. She nearly choked on the cubes and swallowed them whole, struggling to keep up with the death-dealer as he darted into the forest.
You don't bring something food and clothing if you don't care if it dies. If you want it – Toby - to live, come to the castle this evening after dark falls. We have matters to discuss. Bring Kris. If you want the angel to die then stay right here.
Gabriel glanced at her and straightened. He handed her more food and water cubes then motioned for her to seat herself by the fire.
Nothing I can't handle. I have Kiki, Tamer, and Erik on lockdown. A week without food, and they're happy to help. Kiki is running most things, until I figure them out.
Dean had a good buzz going and could only imagine the effect of the booze on the five-foot frame of his dinner partner—a frame without food most of the day.
The scales showed seven pounds less, he was eating baskets of fruit and goody-goody health food, plus he'd laid off the booze completely.
She removed the lid from a plastic trash can and scooped out some food for him.
Dumping it in his food bowl, she watched a moment as he wolfed it down.
After cleaning his water bowl out in the big stainless steel sink, she filled the bowl with water and set it on the floor near his food bowl.
Finally there had been direction in her life that had nothing to do with money - animals that had nothing to do with food on the table.
Maybe she should bring his food to the horse barn.
Putting the food in the oven to keep it warm, she decided there was enough time to feed the horses before he arrived.
Forget about the food on your plate.
Carmen stepped outside with her food and fed it to the cat.
Mom would have been horrified to see her do that to perfectly good food.
The waitress arrived with their food and placed it before them.
Alex thanked her, and when she left, he turned his attention to the food.
She shopped responsibly, but this time she picked up healthy fresh fruit and vegetables – something she previously would have had to replace with canned food.
Besides, food out of a can was... canned food – no cooking skills were required.
By the time he arrived, she had the table set and his plate filled with food.
She focused on her food.
His lips thinned into a straight line as he focused on the food in his plate.
I needed the food.
She was putting the last bowl of food on the table when Alex walked into the kitchen.
His gaze wandered over her face absently and then finally returned to his food.
She was living in a warm dry house with all the food she could eat and no worries.
Alex had given her more than a roof over her head and food.
His attention was focused on the food in his plate.
The smell of burning food broke into her thoughts.
The food was cold and she wasn't hungry.
Leaving the food on the table, she decided to take a bath.
She dressed and went to the kitchen to warm up some food for him.
There was little she could do other than put the food up so it wouldn't spoil and wait for him to come home.
The girl probably didn't have a dime, and if she knew Alex, he had probably bought the food she was eating.
The kitchen would smell of good food and her soft neck would be as fragrant as spring flowers.
She gulped, nearly choking on her food.
I brought you some of that dog food you like.
He glanced up as the waitress delivered their food.
She picked at her food for a few minutes and then remembered the buffalo.
Jim was trying to take food from Tim's plate.
He still had food on his own plate.
Before going home, she made a trip to the market and bought prepared food for the first time.
He glanced up sharply from his food.
He shrugged, returning his attention to the food.
In her mind's eye, she could see Mom, gray-haired, wrinkled and tired - but still taking joy in putting food on the table for Dad.
She toyed with her food, gaze going to the closed door behind which her two-year-old daughter slept.
I miss food so much, Damian, she said with a sigh.
He was hungry for something besides food, but he couldn't have her.
At last, he gave up trying to make up for it with food and rose from the table.
You and I are probably the only people who consider cheeseburgers a food group.
Someone had food in their pantry at one point, but it was stale and consisted of canned food she wouldn't normally eat.
I haven't eaten real food in weeks.
Haven't eaten real food in weeks.
"We can begin storing as much food as possible and bring in the people of the villages to protect them," he suggested.
"I intend to keep you in your cage," she said slowly, "and deny you food and water.
The unseen creature placed a plate of food beside her.
Her stomach roared to life, and even the demon paused at her body's reaction to the food.
As much as she ate, she didn't seem to dent the plate of food.
When she sat back with a belly stretched to its limit, the scent and food disappeared.
The belly full of food made her drowsy.
Torches blazed, and rich food began to appear on long tables.
Memon presided over all before him, at times as still as the statues lining the halls and at times barking orders for more wine or shouting at servants who placed food wrong on the tables.
"Does the food please you, my king?" he asked, standing like an obedient servant beside the madman.
To her, the rifle was a method of defending herself or getting food when there would otherwise be none.
Regardless, she didn't like to shoot with anything but a camera - and they didn't need the food.
Alex, Bill and Jonathan were examining a lawn mower that wouldn't start while Carmen and Katie were preparing the food.
For a moment she thought he was going to say something to Rob, but his attention returned to the food on his plate.
His gaze shifted to a bowl of food.
A dog just ate up food.
The owners said there were wild plum and cherry trees, all kinds of nuts and berries - a regular gold mine of natural food.
The only thing left to purchase was food, and there was bound to be a store near the cabin.
Hamburgers, hot dogs, onion rings, French fries - you know, the usual fast food stuff.
Megan took her supplies to the car while Clara cooked her food.
When Megan reached the counter, Clara had her food ready.
Megan took a table near the window and ate the food while she watched the sleepy town.
She finished her food and threw the paper plate in the trash.
All this food underfoot and what did mankind do?
Mow it down, plow it under and plant food that had to be tended.
He poured a cup of coffee and placed it beside her food.
She stared at her food.
The one-room shack was neat, with pallets on one side, a fire at its center, a small area to prepare food and crates lining one wall that acted both as storage and seating.
He managed to catch a few stray rats for food, but they tasted different.
He even tried to eat real food, like his mother and everyone else around him did.
One drop then two fell to the ground, and he almost flinched at the thought of his only real food in a week escaping him.
Even with his belly full, Xander's senses were nearly ensnared by the scent of food.
Because apparently, to humans, explosions were more interesting than the fact they were watching him – a creature that hunted humans – cook their food.
Out of options, she took the cat's food and wine into the bedroom and put them on the floor beside the bed.
She rose and moved the food and wine dishes closer to the edge of the bed then lay across the top.
If the cat got near the food, she should be able to grab it.
Jessi held her breath as it went to the food dish and began eating.
Almost like the cat's eyes, who snatched a mouthful of food and ducked under the bed again.
Jessi whirled to see the cat huddled over its bowl of food.
She went to the fridge and retrieved a lemon, pausing to stare at the food in the massive refrigerator.
She ate a chicken salad in relative peace at the mall's food court.
"Let's grab some food," Jessi said.
Ashley asked as they reached the food court.
The scent of human food made his nose wrinkle.
He didn't wait for her, and she paused a few times along the way to the food court to argue with Ashley via texts about talking to Xander.
She paused at the edge of the food court and caught sight of Xander and the girls.
Instead, she grabbed a coffee and sat across the food court, within view.
Tell Xander you're going to walk around for about half an hour and you'll meet him back at the food court.
Jessi did her best to compose herself as she returned to the food court.
Xander waited until this bout of anger settled enough for him to deal with the woman who frustrated him then rose, making his way back to the food court.
The teens were ready when he reached the food court.
Jessi drew out the inevitable by taking her time to select her food.
"No worse than a mate who turns all the food in the house into dog treats when she gets pissed at you," Dusty shot back.
It is covered with numerous large papillae, and forms, like the trunk of the elephant, an admirable organ for the examination and prehension of food.
The females have relatively large tusks, which are essential in obtaining their food.
The most important of these are the greater tolerance by the African animal of sunlight, and the hard nature of its food, which consists chiefly of boughs and roots.
The reproductive individuals have undergone an extraordinary simplification of the organs concerned with the collection and digestion of food.
It is only necessary to bear in mind the great part played by sterilization in the laboratory, and pasteurization on the fermentation industries and in the preservation of food materials.
Endospore formation, the conditions for which are as follows: (1) suitable temperature, (2) presence of air, (3) presence of moisture, (4) young and vigorous cells, (5) a food supply in the case of one species at least is necessary, and is in no case prejudicial.
The seeds and the rhizomes contain an abundance of starch, which renders them serviceable in some places for food.
The newly hatched insect closely resembles the parent, and the wing-rudiments appear externally on the second and third thoracic segments; but before the final moult the nymph remains quiescent, taking no food.
After another moult the insect passes into the passive nymphal or " pupal " stage, during which it takes no food and rests in some safe hiding-place, such as the soil at the base of its food-plant or the hollow of a leaf-stalk.
During summer there may be eight or nine successive generations when conditions are favourable and food abundant.
The food of this species seems to consist of the seeds and buds of many sorts of trees, though the staple may very possibly be those of some kind of pine.
The droppings of stall-fed horses, or of such as have been kept on dry food, should be made use of.
Their food consists of minute insects or mites.
Hares, rabbits, field-mice, waterrats, rats, squirrels, moles, game-birds, pigeons, and small birds, form the chief food of the wild cat.
Its seeds are very large, and are used as food by the natives.
There were civil laws which regulated clothing, food and social festivity.
The food of the adult is almost exclusively animal, - insects, especially large ants, snails, lizards and snakes, but it also eats certain large red berries.
The hilly regions of Limousin, Prigord and the Cvennes are the home of the chestnut, which in some places is still a staple food; walnuts grow on the lower levels of the central plateau and in lower Dauphin and Provence, figs and almonds in Provence, oranges and citrons on the Mediterranean coast, apricots in central France, the olive in Provcnce and the lower valleys of the Rhneand Durancc. Truffles arc found under Silk Cocoons.
Snails are reared in some parts of the country as an article of food, those of Burgundy being specially esteemed.
Water traffic, which is chiefly in heavy merchandise, as coal, building materials, and agriculture and food produce, more than doubled in volume between 1881 and 1905.
Articles of Food 1886-1890 58,856 34.9 30,830 22.4
2 Except certain manufactures which come under the category of articles of food.
Amongst imports raw materials (wool, cotton and silk, coal, oilseeds, timber, &c.) hold the first place, articles of food (cereals, wine, coffee, &c.) and manufactured goods (especially machinery) ranking next.
Amongst exports manufactured goods (silk, cotton and woollen goods, fancy wares, apparel, &c.) come before raw materials and articles of food (wine and dairy products bought chiefly by England).
The decline both in imports and in exports of articles of food, which is the most noteworthy fact exhibited in the preceding table, was due to the almost prohibitive tax in the Customs Law of 1892, upon agricultural products.
Held between the thumb and fingers of the right hand, they are used as tongs to take up portions of the food, which is brought to table cut up into small and convenient pieces, or as means for sweeping the rice and small particles of food into the mouth from the bowl.
Many rules of etiquette govern the proper conduct of the chopsticks; laying them across the bowl is a sign that the guest wishes to leave the table; they are not used during a time of mourning, when food is eaten with the fingers; and various methods of handling them form a secret code of signalling.
Its general habits and food appear to resemble those of other bandicoots.
The Greeks held out for a considerable time, but had finally to surrender, probably from want of food, to Simon Maccabaeus, who demolished the Acra and cut down the hill upon which it stood so that it might no longer be higher than the Temple, and that there should be no separation between the latter and the city.
Thus for the 7th, 14th, 21 st, 28th and also the 19th days of the intercalary Elul it is prescribed that "the shepherd of many nations is not to eat meat roast with fire nor any food cooked by fire, he is not to change the clothes on his body nor put on gala dress, he may not bring sacrifices nor may the king ride in his chariot, he is not to hold court nor may the priest seek an oracle for him in the sanctuary, no physician may attend the sick room, the day is not favourable for invoking curses, but at night the king may bring his gift into the presence of Marduk and Ishtar.
Australia is inhabited by at least if o different species of marsupials, which is about two-thirds of the known species; these have been arranged in five tribes, according to the food they eat, viz., the grass-eaters (kangaroos), the root-eaters (wombats), the insect-eaters (bandicoots), the flesh-eaters (native cats and rats), and the fruit-eaters (phalangers).
Among the sea fish, the schnapper is of great value as an article of food, and its weight comes up to 50 lb.
Bidwillii, or the bunyabunya, afforded food in its nut-like seeds to the aborigines.
Their food was the meat they killed in the chase, or seeds and roots, grubs or reptiles.
As to food, they are omnivorous.
Stringent rules, too, governed the food of women and the youth of both sexes, and it was only after initiation that boys were allowed to eat of all the game the forest provided.
Cannibalism was almost universal, either in the case of enemies killed in battle or when animal food was scarce.
The failure of the crops was almost universal and large numbers of sheep and cattle perished for want of food.
that the daily sacrifices which form a feature of advanced cults involved the belief of the daily slaughter of some deity, and even before this stage was reached the primitive belief of the actual identification of the god with the animal must have yielded to some such belief as that the deity in accepting the sacrifice assimilates the animal to his own being, precisely as man assimilates the food that enters into his body.
The animal is in a certain sense, indeed, the food of the god.
in diameter; the wood is strong, hard and close grained; the acorns are produced in great quantity, and are used by the Indians as food.
There are local variations in the use of "hake" as a name; in America the "silver hake" (Merluccius bilinearis), sometimes called "whiting," and "Pacific hake" (Merluccius productus) are also food -fishes of inferior quality.
The eggs of the female give rise to embryos within the body of the mother; her other organs undergo a retrogressive change and serve as food for the young, until the body-wall only of the mother remains as a brown capsule.
Thus Nepenthes secures a supply of nitrogenous food from the animal world in a manner somewhat similar to that adopted by the British sundew, butterwort, and other insectivorous plants.
A secondary industry is the raising of goats, which are able to stand neglect and a scanty food supply.
The Bactrian camel is, if possible, of still more importance to many of the central Asian Mongol races, supplying them alike with food and raiment.
The food of the camel consists chiefly of the leaves of trees, shrubs and dry hard vegetables, which it is enabled to tear down and masticate by means of its powerful front teeth.
Partridges, woodcock, snipe, &c., are among the game-birds; but all kinds of small birds are also shot for food, and their number is thus kept down, while many members of the migratory species are caught by traps in the foothills on the south side of the Alps, especially near the Lake of Como, on their passage.
The product is principally used for industrial purposes, and partly in the preparation of food, but the amount is decreasing.
The outdoor charitable institutions include those which distribute help in money or food; those which supply medicine and medical help; those which aid mothers unable to rear their own children; those which subsidize orphans and foundlings; those which subsidize educational institutes; and those which supply marriage portions.
They receive a small and hardly sufficient, allowance for food of 50 centesimi a day, which they are at liberty to supplement by work if they can find it or care to do it.
The annual consumption per inhabitant of certain kinds of food and drink has considerably increased, e.g.
He came to supersede self-government by consuls, to deprive the cities of the privilege of making war on their own account and to extort his regalian rights of forage, food and lodging for his armies.
The earnest and well-expressed prayer or hymn of praise cannot fail to draw the divine power to the worshipper and make it yield to his supplication; whilst offerings, so far from being mere acts of devotion calculated to give pleasure to the god, constitute the very food and drink which render him vigorous and capable of battling with the enemies of his mortal friend.
The first of the three fires laid down is the garhapatya, or householder's fire, so called because, though not taken from his ordinary house-fire, but as a rule specially produced by friction, it serves for cooking the sacrificial food, and thus, as it were, represents the domestic fire.
There is a small pig (Sus andamanensis), important to the food of the people, and a wild cat (Paradoxurus tytleri); but the bats(sixteen species) and rats(thirteen species) constitute nearly three-fourths of the known mammals.
In this manner the food absorbed by one individual contributes to the welfare of the whole colony, and the coenosarc has the 6 C FIG.
The dactylozoids capture food and pass it on to the gastrozoids, which swallow and digest it.
56); when complete it is an open cup, in which the hydranth develops and can be protruded from the opening for the capture of food, or is withdrawn into it for protection.
The parasite effects a lodgment in the host either by invading it as a free-swimming planula, or, apparently, in other cases, as a spore-embryo which is captured and swallowed as food by the host.
The parasitic actinula is found attached to the proboscis of the medusa; it thrusts its greatly elongated hypostome into the mouth of the medusa and nourishes itself upon the food in the digestive cavity of its host.
The chief Lenten food from the earliest days was fish, and entries in the royal household accounts of Edward III.
How severely strict medieval abstinence was may be gauged from the fact that armies and garrisons were sometimes, in default of dispensations, as in the case of the siege of Orleans in 1429, reduced to starvation for want of Lenten food, though in full possession of meat and other supplies.
The battle of the Herrings (February 1429) was fought in order to cover the march of a convoy of Lenten food to the English army besieging Orleans.
med., Longitudinally running comparatively colorless central (medullary) branches, which conduct food substances and support the (ass.
In all cases, while the internal threads which bear the cortical branches consist of elongated cells with few chromatophores, and no doubt serve mainly for conduction of food substances, the superficial cells of the branches themselves are packed with chromatophores and form the chief assimilating tissue of the plant.
The internal tissue of the body of the solid higher Fungi, particularly the elongated stalks (stipes) of the fructifications of the Agarics, consists of hyphae running in a longitudinal direction, which no doubt serve for the conduction of organic food substances, just as do the trumpet-hyphae, similar in appearance, though not in origin, of the higher Brown Seaweeds.
The internal tissues, either consisting of obvious hyphae or of pseudoparenchyma, may also serve as a storehouse of plastic food substances.
Secondly, in the Algae, which build up their own food from inorganic materials, we have a differentiation.
The supply of oxygen to a plant is thus seen to be as directly connected with the utilization of the energy of a cell as is that of food concerned in its nutrition.
Experience with epidemics, dearly bought in the past, has shown that one fruitful cause is the laying open to the inroads of some Fungus or insect, hitherto leading a quiet endemic life in the fields and forests, large tracts of its special food, along which it may range rampant without check to its dispersal, nutrition and reproduction.
Substances contained in the Protoplastn.Starch may be found in the chlorophyll bodies in the form of minute granules as the first visible product of the assimilation of carbon dioxide, and it occurs in large quantities as a reserve food material in the cells of various parts of plants.
Glycogen, a substance related to starch and sugar, is found in the Fungi and Cyanophyceae as a food reserve.
The presence of these threads between all the cells of tfie plant shows that the plant body must be regarded as a connected whole; the threads themselves probably play an important part in the growth of the cell-wall, the conduction of food and water, the process of secretion and the transmission of impulses.
and is one of the most valuable food fishes of Europe, both fresh and smoked, the "finnan haddie" of Scotland being famous.
This is not by the supply of food alone, but also by the withdrawal of carbonic acid from the atmosphere, by which vegetation maintains the composition of the air in a state fit for the support of animal life.
The first requisites of all human beings are food and protection, in their search for which men are brought into intimate relations with the forms and productions of the earth's surface.
In tropical forests primitive tribes depend on the collection of wild fruits, and in a minor degree on the chase of wild animals, for their food.
When the pursuit of game becomes the chief occupation of a people there is of necessity a higher development of courage, skill, powers of observation and invention; and these qualities are still further enhanced in predatory tribes who take by force the food, clothing and other property prepared or collected by a feebler people.
It is in some such manner as these that the natural conditions of regions, which must be conformed to by prudence .and utilized by labour to yield shelter and food, have led to the growth of peoples differing in their ways of life, thought and speech.
Trade makes it possible to work mineral resources in localities where food can only be grown with great pope a u.
The male of the hornbills, Bucerotinae, feeds his mate, which is imprisoned, or walled-up in a hollow tree, during the whole time of incubation, by regorging his food.
Animal diet implies the greatest variety with regard to locality and the modes of procuring the food.
No measures had been taken to supply these voluntary crusaders with food or clothing; as harvest-time approached, the landlords commanded them to return to reap the fields, and on their refusing to do so, proceeded to maltreat their wives and families and set their armed retainers upon the half-starved multitudes.
The principal imports consist of machinery, textiles and clothing, food substances and beverages, and live stock.