You fell, and I tried to catch you, but then you kind of veered to one side and I grabbed your arm but then you --
From 1204 onwards, however, fortune again veered round, and Philips prospects began to improve.
At the court a limited recognition might be given, as fashion veered, to the values prevalent in the Hellenistic world.
his will, but as the emperor veered towards Metternich's system Nesselrode became his mouthpiece.
the trend of public opinion veered round, and Margaret and her friends were rightly held responsible for the embittered nature of the strife.
But these outbursts of energy were too spasmodic, and popular opinion repeatedly veered back in favour of the peace-party.
The government therefore veered round towards the German Liberals; some of the ministers most obnoxious to the Germans resigned, and their places were taken by Germans.
But as 0111vier approximated to the government standpoint, Picard, one of the members of the group known as Les Cinq, veered more to the left.
Immediately afterwards, owing to the quarrel about the Holy Places which arose in the east of Europe, public opinion suddenly veered round, and all the suspicion and hatred which had been directed against the emperor of the French were diverted from him to the emperor of Russia.
his efforts fruitless when the existence of the Triple Alliance came to be known, he veered to the English interest and obtained assent in London to the Italian expedition to Massawa.
By one of those waves of popular feeling to which the Japanese people are peculiarly liable, the nation which had supported him up to a certain point suddenly veered round and opposed him with heated violence.
But Doria now veered round to the French or popular faction and entered the service of King Francis I., who made him captain-general; in 1524 he relieved Marseilles, which was besieged by the Imperialists, and helped to place his native city once more under French domination.
In spite of her birth and family she was at first favourably inclined to Spain, disapproved of her daughter Elizabeth's marriage with the elector palatine, and supported the Spanish marriages for her sons, but subsequently veered round towards France.
Elected to the Municipal Council of Paris in 1879, he declared in favour of communal autonomy and joined with Henri Rochefort in demanding the erection of a monument to the Communards; but after his election to the Chamber of Deputies for the 5th arrondissement of Paris in 1881 he gradually veered from the extreme Radical party to the Republican Union, and identified himself with the cause of colonial expansion.
veered on the side of caution.
veered off the road and crashed into a lorry parked in a layby.
The natural skeptic in me veered on the side of caution.
Canada also veered sharply to the right during the eighties.
veered off the track at Elvington airfield, near York, in September.
veered sharply to the right during the eighties.
For example, a passenger aircraft arriving at Heathrow airport veered off the runway onto the grass.
One recent accident occured when a car veered off the road and crashed into a lorry parked in a layby.
Enterprise purposefully veered from many traditional Star Trek themes in an attempt to draw a wider audience.
After a short and frantic chase, one trail veered off to the right and the other continued straight ahead.
Why she should have suddenly veered from her course will probably never be known.
Firstly, I have recently veered away from likening the sexuality debate to the male/female debate.
continually aimed at securing the person of his nephew, the king of Scots; while Margaret veered from faction to faction without any settled policy, unless it were the "erection" of her son, i.e.
While in India the conception of the asura had veered more and more towards the dreadful and the dreaded, Zoroaster elevated it again - at the cost, indeed, of the daivas (daevas), whom he degraded to the rank of malicious powers and devils.
The 36-year-old had been driving a jet-powered Vampire dragster when it veered off the track at Elvington airfield, near York, in September.
By the time doll houses entered the United States, the trend veered to reproductions of American housing with custom furnishings and lots of details.
The artistic license taken in the series is similar to that of True Blood which has veered from the Sookie Stackhouse novels upon which it is based.
Where Talking Heads sometimes veered away from British New Wave style, Tom Tom Club embraced it.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine veered away from many Star Trek traditions in a way that Trek fans and sci-fi buffs both can enjoy.
Emerging from the Dynasty, I followed the doorman's advice and veered off the fume-filled traffic-clogged main street around a high-rise condominium.
veered off the runway onto the grass.
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