I kept thinking I could hear an alarm clock.
The alarm clock beside her bed indicated 2:00 am in large orange numbers.
Dusty tossed his phone on the nightstand and set the alarm clock.
Betsy said, alarm in her voice.
In the distance, an alarm sounded.
Wednesday morning dawned with air so crisp Dean was awake before the alarm, awake to a knock down gorgeous day, "one of the ten best" prattled a cheery voice on the kitchen table radio.
There was an alarm clock on the nightstand beside the black base of a lamp.
Alarm reignited her adrenaline.
The alarm sounded in the back of her mind.
I left word I'd call from the airport in the morning and set my phone alarm in time for my early departure.
The alarm quickly spread.
Ully watched with alarm as the healer unwrapped the angel.s bandage.
Her instincts were at full alarm, but she didn't understand what she had to fear from Gabriel's death dealers.
The woman rummaged through the colorful attire in a frenzy until she retrieved and turned off a large old fashioned alarm clock.
Kiera dreamt of a planet filled with spiders and dinosaurs and awoke in her bed a couple of hours later to the soft sound of her alarm clock going off.
As he answered the late night call, he glanced up the staircase to see Edith in the hall above, a specter in her antique dress, a look of alarm on her face.
The alarm clock buzzed insistently and she reached over to slap the snooze button, squinting at the iridescent hands.
Deidre dropped her hand quickly from the knotted skin, alarm pulsing through her.
She set the alarm and fluffed the pillows, but it did no good to close her eyes.
The procedures for accessing the keypads were strict: only those authorized to do so were allowed to, and then only when no one unauthorized was in the room and the door sealed with the alarm activated.
He got his satchel from the buggy and, opening it, took out two deadly looking revolvers that made the children shrink back in alarm just to look at.
She doubted anything would alarm this man if tricking a woman into wedding him and discovering the news of his sisters' impending children did not.
Then he remembered the ringing alarm clock in the luggage of their other guest.
Lana cracked an eye open wide enough to see it was too early for her alarm to sound.
Her instincts on high alarm, she met Xander's gaze.
Just have worse odds, Jule said, trying not to let his own alarm show.
Her alarm clock woke her at dawn, reminding her it was time for her morning run.
A tingle of alarm went through Rhyn, but his head was too heavy for him to process it. Instead, he focused hard on containing the power within him. When he felt he wouldn't explode, he looked around. Darkyn had claimed Kris's library and stood near a pane of windows overlooking the snowy Alps.
A fat major skirted a bush, puffing and falling out of step; a soldier who had fallen behind, his face showing alarm at his defection, ran at a trot, panting to catch up with his company.
Her vision cleared to reveal she now stood in a luxurious living room with several people in front of her displaying varying levels of alarm on their faces.
Lisa hesitated, not wanting to alarm her friend with the details.
She studied him, alarm swirling through her for the first time.
The alarm will be sounded and you'll be in a pretty position without your boots!
Breathless, she reached the exit onto the roof and pushed it open, flinching at the alarm that sounded.
Neither slept very well that night, and Dean was awake before the alarm, up fixing the morning coffee.
His emotional voice was like an alarm clock in her brain.
"He was acting awful funny," Martha said, alarm showing on her face.
The alarm sounded the second Damian materialized into the compound.
It is said that when hatched by a hen they will directly disperse on some alarm, and so are lost, for they never hear the mother's call which gathers them again.
Our home was as isolated as Howie's place and contained no alarm or security system.
Even Gladys Turnbull's alarm must have been muffled enough not to disturb his slumber.
Once in a while we shut the alarm down during the day 'cause some of the help use that exit to the back parking lot.
Distant alarm was overwhelmed by need.
Anna Pavlovna's alarm was justified, for Pierre turned away from the aunt without waiting to hear her speech about Her Majesty's health.
Sensing her alarm, Darkyn's mate turned and took the arm of the girl behind her, pushing her towards the black door to Hell.
He felt like a packaged pound of dog meat after slightly less than three hours sandwiched in his warm and comfortable bed between Ethel Rosewater's last frenzied spasm of pleasure and the screaming alarm clock.
If that was Gladys Turnbull's alarm clock, I hope she gets it fixed.
My guess is she sets the damn alarm multiple times every night.
The alarm clock wasn't enough.
She would apologize to him personally and in the future at least place the alarm under a pillow so only she would hear it.
Far off in the distance, Dean could again hear the ringing of Gladys Turnbull's alarm but he paid it no attention.
She's playing 'let's pretend' even more seriously than Gladys and her alarm clock rendezvous.
Her gaze flickered to the screen beneath her fingertips, and she typed the alarm disarm codes.
The Porte, in alarm, turned to Great Britain for advice and assistance.
At Grunth also some apprehension and alarm could be felt, but the nearer Prince Andrew came to the French lines the more confident was the appearance of our troops.
"Why are they down on me?" thought Tushin, looking in alarm at his superior.
His face was so unusually triumphant that Pierre rose in alarm on seeing it.
On receiving it, he ran on tiptoe to his study in alarm and haste, trying to escape notice, closed the door, and began to read the letter.
Hearing that cry and seeing to whom it was addressed, Nesvitski and the neighbor on his right quickly turned in alarm to Bezukhov.
At daybreak, however, those nearing the town at the Dorogomilov bridge saw ahead of them masses of soldiers crowding and hurrying across the bridge, ascending on the opposite side and blocking the streets and alleys, while endless masses of troops were bearing down on them from behind, and an unreasoning hurry and alarm overcame them.
Her alarm growing, she crossed her arms and climbed the stairs to the kitchen area.
Alarm clocks ringing in the middle of the night, ghosts walking around, everyone hopping into someone else's bed, half the people wanting to kill the other half!
"You're not far," she murmured, typing in lock and alarm release codes.
Be safe, and don't be in the facility when the alarm rearms.
Unwilling to alarm them and possibly end up stabbed, he pretended not to know and moved through the room.
smoke detectors in the bedrooms and corridors which will sense tobacco smoke and sound the alarm. Never smoke in bed!
Every morning when the alarm clock goes off at 7 o'clock, I hit snooze.
snooze button which will let you postpone the alarm call - up to a maximum of 4 times.
snooze function for the alarm.
There is no bell and the internal sounder on the alarm is disconnected.
In 1847 he was returned for Nottingham, and in 1848 he presided at a Chartist demonstration on Kennington Common, which caused great alarm (see Chartism).
It was necessary to prevent the enemy from receiving information; it was necessary to avoid publishing information that would unnecessarily alarm British people or their Allies, or mislead neutrals as to the progress of the war; and it was also necessary for British censors to pay due regard to the censorship policies of other countries with whom Great Britain was associated.
During the lifetime of Griffith Jones the course of Welsh Methodism had run in orthodox channels and had been generally supported by the Welsh clergy and gentry; but after his death the tendency to exceed the bounds of conventional Church discipline grew so marked as to excite the alarm of the English bishops in Wales.
Don't settle for a regular off-the-shelf alarm when you buy one that can really get the job done.
Take the day off from work, set the alarm clock early, grab a cup of hot coffee and settle in, because on this day, the shopping is fast, serious and fun.
Now, not to alarm you, but as a precaution, I'd make an appointment with your pediatrician to discuss the children's possible exposure to the worms.
Unless you're into hairless cat breeds, the sight of a molting feline is generally cause for alarm.
Oh, you are very pale! said Princess Mary in alarm, running with her soft, ponderous steps up to her sister-in-law.
He was seized with alarm lest something should have happened to the child while he was reading the letter.
It was so light that he could see the moonlight reflected from the metal harness disks and from the eyes of the horses, who looked round in alarm at the noisy party under the shadow of the porch roof.
The whole house was in a state of alarm and commotion.
She rose and saw Dunyasha her maid, who was evidently looking for her, and who stopped suddenly as if in alarm on seeing her mistress.
Prince Andrew glanced at Timokhin, who looked at his commander in alarm and bewilderment.
The soldiers looked askance at him with surprise and even alarm as they went past him.
With a woman's involuntary loving cunning she, who till then had not shown any alarm, said that she would die of fright if they did not leave that very night.
They knew their Natasha, and alarm as to what would happen if she heard this news stifled all sympathy for the man they both liked.
There are no longer sentinels sounding the alarm with their abdomens raised, and ready to die in defense of the hive.
It seemed to her that something heavy was beating rhythmically against all the walls of the room: it was her own heart, sinking with alarm and terror and overflowing with love.
In alarm he wishes to flee, considering himself lost.
A flicker of alarm went across her features, warning Deidre something was wrong.
She turned to leave, suspecting she didn't have much time before Cora returned and raised the alarm about her being gone.
Dean never even heard Gladys Turnbull's muffled alarm clock.
He heard Gladys' muffled alarm at least twice, and someone rummaging around the kitchen, all well before the light gave a hint of welcoming Sunday.
When Dean struck out at the alarm clock, he sent it flying across the room.
"Howie's not up there," she said, alarm in her voice.
Lambert (who was assassinated by Arabs, June 1859) had the support of his government, which viewed with alarm the establishment (1857) of the British on Perim Island, at the entrance to the Red Sea.
He was one of the first of his countrymen to recognize and come under the influence of German thought and speculation, and, amidst an exaggerated alarm of German heresy, did much to vindicate the authority of the sounder German critics.
The defeats undergone by their outpost detachment had profoundly affected the nerves of the troops, and on the afternoon of the 11th, on the false alarm of a French approach, a panic broke out in the streets of Jena, and it took all the energy of Hohenlohe and his staff to restore order.
Although specially exempted from the operation of the decree of October 1 793, imposing banishment on foreign residents, he took alarm at the fate of J.
An insulting decree was passed in the Cortes, ordering the prince Dom Pedro to come to Europe, which filled the Brazilians with alarm; they foresaw that without a central authority the country would fall back to its former colonial state subject to Portugal.
Unrest was also manifested among the natives west of the Tugela, but it was not at first cause for alarm.
Anselm had made an elaborate employment of reason in the interest of faith, but the spirit of pious subordination which had marked the demonstrations of Anselm seemed wanting in the argumentations of this bolder and more restless spirit; and the church, or at least an influential section of it, took alarm at the encroachments of Rationalism.
In 1862 he published his pamphlet entitled The Three Panics, the object of which was to trace the history and expose the folly of those periodical visitations of alarm as to French designs with which England had been afflicted for the preceding fifteen or sixteen years.
The alarm of the government at the power and popularity of the Liberal party induced it, soon after the accession of the new king, the emperor Ferdinand I.
The political leaders were far more conscious than either Vienna or Budapest of the volcanic state of public opinion: but when in genuine alarm and from a sense of impotence they attempted to restrain their followers, the only result was a loss of influence over the younger generation, which had become increasingly infected by revolutionary ideas.
Moreover the High Command viewed with alarm the growth of " Septembrist " doctrine among the troops - i.e.
To the great alarm of the inhabitants a body of about 1400 men disembarked, but it quickly capitulated, practically without striking a blow, to a combined force of the local militias under Sir Richard Philipps, Lord Milford and John Campbell, Lord Cawdor; the French frigates meanwhile sailing away towards Ireland.
Public alarm was speedily manifested and suspicion to a high degree awakened.
The Zulu force did not come into contact with the British troops guarding the Cape frontier, but much alarm was caused by the invasion.
But the routes to be followed were difficult to find in the dark, the ascent was rapid, the ground was much broken, and the enemy opposed a stubborn resistance to the advance, with the result that this was greatly retarded, and that at daybreak the most forward of the columns was not much more than halfway up. The Ottoman staff had, moreover, on the first alarm begun to hurry reinforcements on the Sari Bair from the rear, while the Allied troops were so much exhausted by their nocturnal experiences that all attempts to win the upper ridge failed on the 7th.
He had viewed proposals to abandon the campaign with alarm; but after visiting the peninsula he realized that evacuation was the only justifiable course, and he reported to that effect.
A few months later the great reverse of Chickamauga created an alarm in the North commensurate with the elation that had been felt at the double victory of Vicksburg and Gettysburg, and Grant was at once ordered to Chattanooga, to decide the fate of the Army of the Cumberland in a second battle.
Soon after entering his eightyfourth year, however, symptoms of weakness set in, and early in September his condition began to give alarm.
Accidents are rarely caused by them, because they are extremely shy and swim away on the least alarm; but, when surprised in the submarine cavities forming their natural retreats, they will, like any other poisonous terrestrial snake, dart at the disturbing object; and, when out of the water, they attempt to bite every object near them, even turning round to wound their own bodies.
Philip's fortification of Elatea filled Athens with alarm.
The Conservative party gained strength from the alarm raised by this incident and still more from the shock caused by the assassination of the duc de Berri.
They inhabit the densest jungles and are very shy, avoiding contact with strangers, and flying to the hills on the least alarm; but they bear a good character for honesty and truthfulness.
The momentary result was a wild panic, especially among the horses; but this panic gave the alarm to the infantry all along the road, and these (Frossard's 2nd Corps) at once stood to arms and moved forward, deployed for attack - one division to the west, another division, from Rezonville, to the south.
These insects are adorned with bands of black and yellow, or with bright metallic colours, and on account of their large size and formidable ovipositors they often cause needless alarm to persons unfamiliar with their habits.
Most of the immigrants elected to stay, and, though they were long kept in alarm by pirates, they continued to prosper.
Notwithstanding the alarm occasioned by Braddock's defeat, the old quarrel between the proprietors of Pennsylvania and the assembly prevented any adequate preparations for defence; " with incredible meanness " the proprietors had instructed their governors to approve no act for levying the necessary taxes, unless the vast estates of the proprietors were by the same act exempted.
Peleus, having surprised her in the act, in alarm snatched the boy from the flames; whereupon Thetis fled back to the sea in anger (Apollodorus iii.
Then he caused an alarm to be sounded; whereupon the girls fled, but Achilles seized the arms, and so revealed himself, and was easily persuaded to follow the Greeks (Hyginus, Fab.
A land-tax imposed by his government helped to alarm the farmers.
From the gathering of crowds from all parts and appointment of the Twelve to the sending forth of the Twelve to extend Christ's work and the alarm of Herod (iii.
He appears, however, to have set himself honestly to carry out reforms. The economical condition of Italy evidently excited his alarm and sympathy.
The ladies of the bedchamber were so unpopular in consequence of their behaviour to Lady Flora Hastings that the public took alarm at the notion that the queen had fallen into the hands of an intriguing coterie; and Lord Melbourne, who was accused of wishing to rule on the strength of court favour, resumed office with diminished prestige.
The queen must say that she cannot view without alarm possible consequences of another year of agitation on the Irish Church, and she would ask the archbishop seriously to consider, in case the concessions to which the government may agree should not go so far as he may himself wish, whether the postponement of the settlement for another year may not be likely to result in worse rather than in better terms for the Church.
Fortified by this success and assured of the support of the parliament and of the great nobles, James, acting as an absolute king, could view without alarm the war which had broken out with England.
Even in the early part of the 19th century sentinels stood on duty night and day, and at a signal of alarm the whole population, including the Turkish aga himself, used to hide in the woods.
Protestant England took alarm at the proceedings of a queen who associated herself so closely with the doings of "the grim wolf with privy paw."
Thomas's defence won him the popular title of the "Rock of Chickamauga" and enabled Rosecrans to draw off his men, but the critical position of the Army of the Cumberland in Chattanooga aroused great alarm.
The far-ranging strategic "raid" was a notable feature of the war; freely employed by both sides, it was sometimes harmful, more usually profitable, especially to the South, by reason of the captures in material, the information acquired and the alarm and confusion created.
These successes roused natural alarm in the minds of the Belgae - a confederacy of tribes in the north-west of Gaul, whose civilization was less advanced than that of the Celtae of the centre - and in the spring of 57 B.C. Caesar determined to anticipate the offensive movement which they were understood to be preparing and marched northwards into the territory of the Remi (about Reims), who alone amongst their neighbours were friendly to Rome.
The suggestion that Mother Shipton had foretold the end of the world in 1881 was the cause of the most poignant alarm throughout rural England in that year, the people deserting their houses, and spending the night in prayer in the fields, churches and chapels.
Conscious, nevertheless, that a struggle impended, they instantly sent word to all the other colonies, whose whig elements sympathetically responded to the alarm.
The whole Prussian army would be put in motion, and all Europe would resound with the alarm of the danger to be apprehended from the Jacobins in France."
On the first alarm of danger it sits erect to reconnoitre, when it either seeks concealment by clapping close to the ground, or takes to flight.
34) he opened the long series of public lectures wherein he came forward as an oral teacher and preacher, not a little to the alarm of his parents and amidst a storm of controversy.
More's father, who intended his son to make a career in his own profession, took the alarm; he removed him from the university without a degree, and entered him at New Inn to commence at once the study of the law.
Considerable alarm was created about the year 1887 by the failure of two or three large structures of Portland cement concrete exposed to seawater, both in England and other countries.
His statement of the latter doctrine so aroused the alarm of certain clergymen of the Church of Scotland that he found it necessary to withdraw what was regarded as a serious error, and to attribute man's delusive sense of freedom, not to an innate conviction implanted by God, but to the influence of the passions.
He skilfully took advantage of the alarm of the German Protestants after the battle of White Hill in 1620, to secure the coadjutorship to the see of Bremen for his son Frederick (September 1621), a step followed in November by a similar arrangement as to Werden; while Hamburg by the compact of Steinburg (July 1621) was induced to acknowledge the Danish overlordship of Holstein.
The autocratic powers of the Grand Alliance, though forced to support him as the representative of legitimacy in Spain, watched his proceedings with disgust and alarm.
Orthodox Hindus, especially those whose social status and very livelihood are imperilled by the revolution, have shown their alarm either by open opposition, subjecting converts to every sort of caste coercion, or by methods of defence, e.g.
At the same time he claimed the authorship of a letter, not signed by the Westchester farmer, which under the title An Alarm to the Legislature of the Province of New York (1775) discussed the power of this the only legal political body in the colony.
The South German Confederation, contemplated by the with 6th article of the treaty of Prague, never came into being; and, though Prussia, in order not prematurely to excite the alarm of France, opposed the suggestion that the southern states should join the North German Confederation, the bonds of Bavaria, as of the other southern states, with the north, were strengthened by an offensive and defensive alliance with Prussia, as the result of Napoleon's demand for "compensation" in the Palatinate.
William, now supreme in the States, while on land struggling with chequered success against the superior forces of the French, strove by his diplomacy, and not in vain, to gain allies for the republic. The growing power of France caused alarm to her neighbours, and Sweden, Denmark, Spain and the emperor lent a willing ear to the persuasions of the stadholder and were ready to aid his efforts to curb the ambition of Louis.
in 1723,at once aroused Y P J P the strong opposition of the Amsterdam merchants who looked upon this invasion of their monopoly with alarm, and declared that the Ostend Company had been set up in contravention to the terms of Article V.
They defeated the Fanti, stirred up disputes at Elmina, and encamped at Mampon near Cape Coast, to the great alarm of the inhabitants.
To increase the alarm of the English, as well as to relieve the famine which then prevailed, Wallace organized a great raid into the north of England, in the course of which he devastated the country to the gates of Newcastle.
No sooner is the object of alarm scented or seen than each one seeks safety in the most inaccessible situations, which are often reached by a series of astounding leaps over crevasses, up the faces of seemingly perpendicular rocks, or down the sides of equally precipitous chasms. The chamois will not hesitate, it is said, thus to leap down 20 or even 30 ft., and this it effects with apparent ease by throwing itself forward diagonally and striking its feet several times in its descent against the face of the rock.
The explanation, according to some historians, is that the people looked forward with alarm to the union of Germany with Italy.
Among the princes it excited horror and alarm, and in 1792 the emperor rencb Leopold II.
This tendency was increased by the accession to the throne of Prussia, in 1840, of Frederick William IV., a prince whose conspicuous talents and supposed advanced views ~ raised the hopes of the German Liberals in the same William degree as they excited the alarm and contempt of Metternich.
The Moderates took alarm; they had no stomach for an open war with the governments; and in the end thi convention was confirmed by a sufficient majority.
The Austrian stroke had failed, and worse than failed, for Napoleon III., who had been filled with alarm at this attempt to create on his flank an empire of 70,000,000, saw in Prussias attitude no more than a determination to maintain for her own ends the division and weakness of Germany; and this mistaken diagnosis of the situation determined his attitude during the crisis that followed.
The supreme issue was, however, delayed for a few weeks by the intervention of Napoleon, who, urged on by the loud alarm of the French people at the prospective aggrandizement of Prussia, attempted to detach Italy.
Large accumulations of troops on the western frontier excited alarm in Germany and Austria.
His chief literary work was An Alarm to the Unconverted (1672), otherwise known as The Sure Guide to Heaven, which had an enormous circulation.
Austria-Hungary also differed from Russia as to the position of Prince Ferdinand of Bulgaria, and during 1886-1887 much alarm was caused by the massing of Russian troops on the Galician frontier.
For general talk about the evils of slavery they cared little, but this assertion that every slave was entitled to instant freedom filled them with alarm and roused them to anger, for they saw that, if the conscience of the nation were to respond to the proposition, the system must inevitably fall.
Other newspapers were afterwards established upon the same principles; anti-slavery societies, founded upon the doctrine of immediate emancipation, sprang up on every hand; the agitation was carried into political parties, into the press, and into legislative and ecclesiastical assemblies; until in 1861 the Southern states, taking alarm from the election of a president known to be at heart opposed to slavery though pledged to enforce all the constitutional safeguards of the system, seceded from the Union and set up a separate government.
They spend most of their time in the water, but are also very fond of basking in the hot sun on the banks of rivers or in marshes, usually with the head turned towards the water, to which they take on the slightest alarm.
At the beginning of his long reign of forty-four years he was threatened by Nebuchadrezzar; later he joined the league against Cyrus and saw with alarm the fall of his old enemy.
Two Mamelukes had in the meantime succeeded, by great exertions, in giving the alarm to their comrades in the quarter of the Azhar, who escaped by the eastern gate called BIb al-Ghoraib.
In great alarm lest the beys should join them, especially as they were far north of his position, he immediately sent messengers to his rivals, promising to comply with all their demands if they should join in.
By a fortunate accident the isolated outwork was just missed in the darkness by the left flank of the 2nd Division; otherwise a premature alarm would have been given, which must have changed all the conditions of the operation.
The same afternoon the guards in the streets and on the ramparts were doubled; on the following morning the gates of the city were closed, powder and bullets were distributed among the city train-bands, who were bidden to be in readiness when the alarm bell called them, and cavalry was massed on the environs of the city.
This lasted till 539, when Chosroes declared war, alleging that Justinian had been secretly intriguing against him with the Hephthalite Huns, and doubtless moved by alarm and envy at the victories which the Romans had been gaining in Italy.
But he had caused alarm, and he refused all demands for the withdrawal of the loathed articles of Perth.
A sudden storm terrified the disciples, and they roused Him in alarm.
The effect of the controversy was a great decrease in the sale of Indulgences in Germany, and the Papal Curia saw with alarm a prolific source of revenue decaying.
"Why then should the Andrena feel alarm?
Abdalmalik in alarm made Hajjaj governor of Irak with the most extensive powers.
In great alarm Abdalmalik endeavoured to stifle the revolt by offering to dismiss Hajjaj from his post.
Yazid in alarm, offered him as the price of peace the government of this province together with Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Irene took alarm, sued for peace, and obtained a truce for three years, but only on the humiliating terms of paying an annual 2 The first citizens of Medina who embraced Islam were called Ansar ("helpers").
He entered Asia Minor and took Heraclea, plundering and burning along his whole line of march, till Nicephorus, in alarm, sued for peace.
But Octavianus could not allow the capital to be kept in alarm for its daily sustenance.
Meanwhile, indignation at Antony's un-Roman excesses, and alarm at Cleopatra's rumoured schemes of founding a GrecoOriental empire, were rapidly increasing.
When Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France appeared, in 1790, Paine at once wrote his answer, The Rights of Man first part appeared on the r3th of March 1791, and had an enormous circulation before the government took alarm and endeavoured to suppress it, thereby exciting intense curiosity to see it, even at the risk of heavy penalties.
The Indians saw with alarm the movement of so many whites through their hunting grounds and became increasingly unfriendly.
In consequence of the alarm excited by this appearance of plague upon European soil, most European governments sent special commissions to the spot.
Army, whose task had been rendered more difficult by the fact that the permanent bridges at Casarsa had been blown up prematurely, owing to a false alarm.
So absolute became the papal sovereignty over conscience that more than one government took alarm.
But the growth of dissent steadily continued and excited alarm from time to time; and it may be questioned whether the peace of the church was not purchased at too high a price.
He now, it is said, applied for help to Dr Israel Tonge, rector of St Michael's in Wood Street, an honest half-crazy man, who even then was exciting people's minds by giving out quarterly "treatises in print to alarm and awake his majesty's subjects."
He was in the fullness of his powers, his studies had fed his natural aversion to the principles of authority and ecclesiasticism, and at a moment when the revived activity of the Jesuits caused some real and more pretended alarm he was appointed to the chair of history at the College de France.
At this moment the alarm was given, but the sentinel and the sleepy soldiers were slain and the cannon turned on the garrison.
This is done about midsummer, when by the aid of torches and long poles many thousands of the young birds are slaughtered, while their parents in alarm and rage hover over the destroyers' heads, uttering harsh and deafening cries.
The alarm was greater, as theology was still unreconciled with the Darwinian theory; and Clifford was regarded as a dangerous champion of the antispiritual tendencies then imputed to modern science.
The troops nearest the enemy, however, which have to be maintained in a state of constant readiness for battle, cannot as a rule afford the time either for dispersing into quarters or for rallying on an alarm, and in western Europe at any rate they are required to bivouac. In India, the term "cantonment" means more generally a military station or standing camp. The troops live, not in private houses, but in barracks, huts, forts or occasionally camps.
Although there was much in the official life of Lord Palmerston which inspired distrust and alarm to men of a less ardent and contentious temperament, he had a lofty conception of the strength and the duties of England, he was the irreconcilable enemy of slavery, injustice and oppression, and he laboured with inexhaustible energy for the dignity and security of the Empire.
He himself was perfectly calm amid the danger, though his followers were filled with alarm.
The respectable mediocrity of Chapelain might misapprehend him; the lesser geniuses of Scudery and Mairet might feel alarm at his advent; the envious Claverets and D'Aubignacs might snarl and scribble.
1661) of Rostock, who from his pulpit and by his writings raised "the alarm cry of a watchman in Sion."
1 During a stay in Tubingen he read Grossgebauer's Alarm Cry, and in 1666 he entered upon his first pastoral charge at Frankfort-on-the-Main, profoundly impressed with a sense of the danger of the Christian life being sacrificed to zeal for rigid orthodoxy.
The second occasion on which Lord Palmerstons vigorous liplomacy excited alarm arose out of the revolution which broke)ut almost universally in Europe in 1848.
Their preparations excited general alarm, and on the invitation Chartism of the government no less than 170,000 special constables were sworn in to protect life and property against a rabble.
The Chartists were induced to abandon the procession which had caused so much alarm, and the monster petition was carried in a cab to the House of Commons.
These secessions raised a feeling of alarm throughout England.
At home, a terrible murrain had fallen on the cattle, inflicting ruin on the agricultural interest; a grave commercial crisis was creating alarm in the city of London, and, in its consequences, injuring the interests of labor; while the working classes, at last roused from their long indifference, and angry at the rejection of Lord Russells bill, were assembling in their tens of thousands to demand reform.
It could not say that the Transvaal government had no cause for alarm when British officers had attempted an invasion of its territory, and had been treated rather as heroes than as criminals at home.
To alarm the British force at Philadelphia the Americans floated kegs charged with gunpowder down the Delaware river towards that city, and the British, alarmed for the safety of their shipping, fired with cannon and small arms at everything they saw floating in the river.
But for this interruption it is likely that he would have given much of his attention to Ireland, not because it was an attractive employment for his few remaining years, but because he saw with alarm the gathering troubles in that country.
Many were homes of marauding chiefs, and nearly all were used as beacon-stations to give alarm of foray or invasion.
Mirabeau had already taken alarm at the growing violence of the Revolution.
Foreign statesmen noticed with alarm the effect of the French Revolution upon opinion in their own countries, and they resented the endeavours of French revolutionists to make converts there.
Although Royalists formed but a petty fraction of the majority, they raised the alarm that Mth i t w as seeking to restore monarchy and undo the work of the /8th g y of the Revolution.
The conch-shell is the trumpet of alarm and call to arms. The vendetta - resulting, when successful, in the bringing back the head of the slain as a trophy to be set up as a house ornament - is widely practised..
The First Philippic, spoken early in 351 B.C., was no sudden note of alarm drawing attention to an unnoticed peril.
Moreover the improved quality of the wool showed itself in the improvement of the finished article, to the great alarm of the English manufacturer.
A prey to perpetual alarm, the people entrenched themselves behind those high walls of the oppida which Roman security had razed to the ground, but imperial impotence had restored, and where life in the middle ages was destined to vegetate in unrestful isolation.
The revocation of the edict of Nantes vitiated thi-ough a fatal contradiction all the efforts of the latter to create new manufactures; the country was impoverished for tht1 benefit of the foreigner to such a point that economic conditions began to alarm those private persons most noted for their talents, their character, or their regard for the public welfare; such as La Bruyre and Fnelon in 1692, Bois-Guillebert in 1697 and Vauban In.
The majority of Spaniards were kept by the government and the press quite in the dark about the growth of disaffection in Cuba, so that they were loath to listen to the few men, soldiers and civilians, courageous enough to raise the note of alarm during the ten years before the final catastrophe.
banks from Aswan to Abu Simbel were threatened with inundation and the scientific world took alarm.
The alarm was shared by the heads of houses and by others in authority; and, at the request of the bishop of Oxford, the publication of the Tracts came to an end.
These walls, which were largely rebuilt by Jasper Tudor, earl of Pembroke, during the Wars of the Roses, were again repaired under Elizabeth during the alarm of, the Spanish invasion, as is shown by a contemporary tablet bearing the queen's cipher and the date 1588.
Won't the alarm sound when the bastard opens that door?
A shiver of alarm went through her, but she gritted her teeth and pressed on, hoping to find her brother fast.
The dream of Darkyn was no doubt a fever dream, one that caused distant alarm despite her illness.
Cynthia said, the alarm apparent in her voice.
Dean allowed Gladys to devour a platoon-size breakfast while he delayed bringing up the awkward question of the late-night alarm.
Rhyn you â€“ Surprise and then alarm filled Rhyn. He'd walk happily to his own death, but angels were sacred creatures among the Immortals. He ignored Kris and plunged through the portal.
"Yully can't â€¦" Darian gazed at her, alarm swirling within him.
Only Watchers and Others could grab everyone in the house without raising one alarm.
Glancing at the iridescent numbers on her alarm clock, she discovered it was only two a.m.
addressable system is one which indicates which part of the site has a fire rather than just sending out a general alarm.
Other items include Climatic semi-automatic air conditioning, remote central locking with alarm, electric windows and mirrors and a radio/CD player.
Search and rescue messages will activate the acoustic alarm.
In summary all staff should know: How to raise the alarm.
You install a burglar alarm to protect your house.
Follow the manufacturers instructions on how to fit the alarm.
In November a false alarm went out on a calm Tuesday evening.
alarm clock your deaf child chooses will depend on how heavy a sleeper they are.
alarm bells should be ringing around the world!
alarm bells ringing.
alarm sounder will activate to alert the occupants.
These include: - Fitting a smoke alarm - Buying an approved car seat.
Use intruder alarm equipment to monitor building or room entry.
Someone switched the fire alarm on at 3.00 in the morning!
In fact approximately 64,000 children rely on us to let them know that their parents need help when they press their panic alarm buttons.
All rooms are thoughtfully equipped with color television, tea & coffee making facilities, and radio alarm clock.
I thought, " if you've set the alarm clock you want to get up.
Sorry I've just bought a new alarm clock.
Moes Bar 12 phrase talking alarm clock with backlight, snooze and demo feature.
Through into a spacious double bedroom with quality furniture which includes alarm clock and hairdryer.
Children who are very heavy sleepers may need an alarm clock that uses a vibrating pad and a flashing light to wake them.
use an alarm clock to help you to remember to do something like make a phone call or go to an appointment.
Say hello to Nobby, the interactive alarm clock and desktop buddy all in one!
The unattended pan contained a wooden spoon which caught alight causing smoke to activate the smoke alarm.
What can I do to ensure the alarm does not cause unnecessary annoyance to my neighbors?
artless creature was inspired by a sort of gentle alarm for me.
audible bleep for heart rate training zone alarm.
Is the Fire Alarm easily audible above machinery noise?
automatic fire detection & alarm systems.
automation system; the failure of any unit triggers an alarm.
awake2 o'clock on Saturday morning the father of 2 young children was awoken by the sound of a smoke alarm sounding downstairs.
batt alarm is so stupid!
All alarm bells should be ringing around the world!
bilge alarm had sounded alerting the crew, who managed to abandon the vessel to the liferafts.
It also has an audible bleep for heart rate training zone alarm.
The Alarm is the only slight quibble, with it looking really really breakable!
Games, vibrate alert, calculator, alarm function - of course all these features are already built-in to the O2 XDA IIs!
burglar alarm to protect your house.
A built-in buzzer (available with output option) sounds an alarm whenever a limit is reached.
There is a choice of waking up to crystal clear DAB digital radio or an alarm buzzer.
Alarm bells should have been ringing when an electric cello and electric double bass appeared.
includes chronograph, timer, date and multi-tone alarm.
The type of alarm clock your deaf child chooses will depend on how heavy a sleeper they are.
clock radio alarm, hairdryer, free beverage tray and complimentary toiletries.
clockwork ' alarm bell ' types.
Harassment Putting people in fear of violence; also continual, persistent attacks causing alarm or distress.
Its handy travel features include a currency convertor and alarm clock.
After an extremely convivial evening, the Thursday morning alarm call came early.
Wake by self in time, which is lucky, cos the alarm I set on my palm was on English time.
countdown time with an optional alarm.
cupboard with shelves provides storage; Smoke alarm.
deactivate the alarm.
The lack of this basic human decency in their comments sent alarm bell ringing in my head.
Just 10cm in front of them levels can reach 120 decibels which is the equivalent of holding a smoke alarm to your ear!
decoded signal from fire alarm sounder.
Nor the individual who has endeavored to create alarm about " The chartist desecration of the Sabbath " by telling a barefaced lie.
Apparently, it is a regular occurrence for children to set off the alarm, usually by activating the smoke detectors.
disturbed by a burglar alarm going off for no apparent reason?
The alarm can cause disturbance to people working in the Library.
She excelled at her soundwork training, learning to alert to sounds including the doorbell, cooker timer, telephone and smoke alarm.
doorbell ringing or the smoke alarm going off.
The system has an alarm that warns of highs or lows, allowing the user to adjust the insulin dosage.
The timeless elegance of the classic metal alarm clock, with the usability of the modern digital LED unit.
enuresis sensors) A range of products that generate an alarm signal when a person wets their bed.
escalateile the danger is escalating at a rate which should cause us all the most serious alarm.
On hearing a bell ringing intermittently occupants should get ready to evacuate, and must evacuate immediately when the alarm rings continuously] .
extinguished candle or taper under the alarm.
fail-safe mode, a power failure results in an alarm state output.
false alarm went out on a calm Tuesday evening.
I set my alarm clock to a trumpet fanfare, I will wake up at the right time tomorrow!
further field trials have been performed on newer models of alarm, the results of which will be published by HSE later this year.
fire safety is essential, Deaf people should not have to go without a fire alarm.
Everyone is entitled to equal access under the DDA this includes a building's fire alarm.
If no member of staff is available, sound the fire alarm before leaving the building.
fire alarm systems.
fire alarm activation.
fire alarm panels have several detection zones comprising a mixture of automatic fire detectors and manual call points.
fire alarm call points and fire extinguishers.
fire alarm tests are held weekly on Wednesday mornings: no action need be taken for these.
It usually means a break glass fire alarm system with or without the means of detecting devices which are required in certain circumstances.
The alarm was received at 4-30 a.m. and the Arrochar voluntary fire brigade was at the scene of the outbreak in eight minutes.
They were also advised that there should be the provision of L3 standard fire alarm system and water-type fire extinguishers.
fit a smoke alarm on each floor if you can.
Whether its an alarm clock or a 13 amp fuse, Spare & Repairs is the place to go.
futuristic styling of our digital natural sunrise alarm clock.
We were sure the Jimmy had the gangway wired up to an alarm in his cabin, he missed nothing!
The alarm, feigned for the purpose, was not altogether groundless.
hard-wired smoke alarm systems.
hard-wired smoke detector with a clearly audible alarm.
We also offer an infra-red movement sensing alarm and locking hasps.
Despite the minor hiccup of John, our cox, sleeping through his alarm clock we all made it to Lincoln on time.
keep hubby on his toes by packing his lunchbox with plasticine and an old alarm clock.
Other standard equipment included immersion heater, shaver socket, radio alarm clock, hairdryer and vacuum cleaner.
Many people whose hearing is not severely impaired are still able to hear a conventional smoke alarm.
The effect on the miss, false alarm and segment impurity rates is given in Table 5.
leaning tower has been the cause of considerable alarm to many an inhabitant.
lifeline alarm service?
To many people, this instantly set off alarm bells with the fans claiming he had sold out by " going mainstream " .
beautiful mantel, carriage and alarm clocks - quality at its best.
manufacturers instructions on how to fit the alarm.
The apartment features hot and cold air conditioning, alarm, fully fitted kitchen and cream marble floors throughout.
misfirecan I do to stop a misfiring car alarm?
Vervet monkeys give different sorts of alarm calls according to the danger they perceive.
occlusion alarm pressures.
A smoke alarm alerted the occupants to the fire which gave them valuable time to get out of the house safely.
The other hewer gave the alarm, and the deputy overman, John Kerr was quickly on the scene.
Alarm clocks Alarm clocks often use a vibrating pad or flashing lights (or both) to wake up deaf children.
Output trigger may be linked to a text pager or additional siren, and the alarm comes with a comprehensive 3 year guarantee.
talking pedometer with Panic Alarm Announces steps taken, distance, estimated calories burned, or time spent walking.
The pedometer part of the panic alarm pedometer is so easy to set and use.
pendant alarm connected to owner's accommodation or carer in adjacent room.
The Alarm is activated by pressing a button on the Alarm or neck pendant supplied.
The venom of the wasp contains a pheromone that acts as an alarm causing other wasps to become more aggressive.
Then smoke the area to mask the alarm pheromone in the sting to stop any more bees from stinging in the same area.
platform lifts come with standard safety features including an alarm button.
All staff will be trained in their use and in the evacuation procedure in the event of a fire alarm.
purring noises, one tone appears to be an alarm call.
Cabin Clock Incorporating a high quality quartz alarm movement with clean, smooth lines & a classic face.
quaye alarm was first raised by the harbor security officer on the main fish key gate.
sellout concert in New York City, The Alarm were joined on stage by Neil Young.
The actions of the junior senator have caused alarm and dismay among our allies abroad, and given considerable comfort to our enemies.
It rings alarm bells when you look at the way some gaming TV shows have turned out.
dawn simulators consist of an alarm clock with a light on top.
Alarm Raised The outbreak was discovered by a Mrs Murray who woke up to find her room full of thick smoke.
smoke alarm - Buying an approved car seat.
The Radio Voice sounder is a traditional alarm sounder with the addition of up to 4 pre-recorded voice messages.
Simply plug the sensor into the jack socket on the alarm sounder.
Alarm indicators operate for 1 minute per decoded signal from fire alarm sounder.
Typical causes of false alarm: cooking fumes steam aerosol sprays smoke detectors malicious breaking of alarms.
INNER HALL: 5'9 X 11'11 with smoke alarm, laminate flooring and spindled staircase off with storeplace under.
The only main stipulation is that you have a Cat 1 alarm.
When an alarm occurs Deafgard's high-intensity flashing strobe provides a visual indicator and the under pillow pad vibrates to awaken guests.
subsidiary alarm dial and mechanism.
surface-to-air missile positions with ALARM missiles.
tachometer output enables the alarm module to monitor the speed of the fans.
All our rooms have remote control teletext TV's, radio alarm clocks and tea and coffee facilities.
timeless elegance of the classic metal alarm clock, with the usability of the modern digital LED unit.
Throughout the ages, the leaning tower has been the cause of considerable alarm to many an inhabitant.
undercurrent of public concern and even alarm about the implications of the new research.
Most children were able to produce simple procedures to turn on lights, sound the alarm and turn the weather vane.
She can consider herself lucky that her cries for help were heard by two passing walkers, who raised the alarm.
wattage bulbs can reduce the cost to less than 1p per night Alarms Install an alarm.
Alarm calls are in the form of a shrill whistle.
yelp of alarm from the gathered crowd.
Their insinuations that Nehemiah was seeking to be ruler and their representations to Artaxerxes would be enough to alarm the king (cf.
One strong motive which had impelled him to engage in this enterprise was his anxious desire to establish more friendly relations between England and France, and to dispel those feelings of mutual jealousy and alarm which were so frequently breaking forth and jeopardizing peace between the two countries.
The young, as in all Limicolae, are at first clothed in down, so mottled in colour as closely to resemble the shingle to which, if they be not hatched upon it, they are almost immediately taken by their parents, and there, on the slightest alarm, they, squat close to elude observation.
Paulowitz (1813), Cain (1822), Ion (1835), Wild Dayrell (1852), and his son Buccaneer (1857) bring down Sir Paul's blood; whilst Walton is represented through Phantom (1806), Partisan (1811) and his sons Glaucus (1829) and Venison (1833) and Gladiator (1833), Venison's sons Alarm (1842) and Kingston (1849), Gladiator's son Sweetmeat (1842), Sweetmeat's sons Macaroni (1860) and Parmesan (1857), and Parmesan's sons Favonius (1868) and Cremorne (1869).
As he spoke the voice came so near to Zeb that he jumped back in alarm.
Hearing these words Jim resolved to conquer his alarm.
As soon as I see the light, I will mount my horse and ride out to give the alarm.
It is the alarm!
His eyes too seemed strange; at one moment they looked impudently sly and at the next glanced round in alarm.
The princess glanced at her watch and, seeing that she was five minutes late in starting her practice on the clavichord, went into the sitting room with a look of alarm.
On their familiar faces he read agitation and alarm.
"Mary Bogdanovna, I think it's beginning!" said Princess Mary looking at the midwife with wide-open eyes of alarm.
Lazarev stopped, casting a sidelong look at his colonel in alarm.
But Natasha, guessing her doubts, interrupted her in alarm.
They can also make purring noises, one tone appears to be an alarm call.
An alarm attaches to the shoulder of the child 's pjamas and a moisture sensor to the pants.
The alarm was first raised by the harbor security officer on the main fish key gate.
Now, you may ask, what have Jews done to deserve such rancor and alarm?
I sounded an alarm bell against resurgent Japanese nationalism some years ago.
The touring continued and at a sellout concert in New York City, The Alarm were joined on stage by Neil Young.
Dawn simulators consist of an alarm clock with a light on top.