Dawkins Sentence Examples
Sprinkled in the assortment of oldies were a few exceptions—two couples both named Dawkins, and Pumpkin Green, a young man taking a break from his cross country hike to California in support of the homeless, or so he claimed.
The Dawkins brothers and their wives seemed to be continually in each other's faces and the Deans wondered why they bothered to travel together.
The three largest quarters were located on the third floor, all presently booked by the two Dawkins brothers and wives, one pair of whom was not sleeping with his mate.
The Dawkins group trooped to breakfast, snapping at one other.
Paulette Dawkins was a short but massive chunk of good living who didn't know how to dress.Advertisement
When Westlake obligingly opened a map and pointed out various high country locations, he had the Dawkins' rapt attention.
Dean left the group for the kitchen and found Paulette Dawkins had beaten him there.
Before old Pop Dawkins croaked, those guys hardly spoke to each other.
Dean was loading three full sacks in the rear of his Jeep when he was surprised to see Ginger Dawkins several yards away.
A party of Bird Song's male residents plus the Dawkins gals had gathered in the parlor.Advertisement
All were mellowing on two bottles of cognac Paul Dawkins provided, in smiling celebration of some event known only to him and Paulette.
Big brother Joseph Dawkins, the smart one of the family, gritted his teeth and said nothing.
Like that's all bad? they collectively thought, but only Paul Dawkins had the guts to so respond, spurred on by the rapidly disappearing cognac.
The mine sits on a few hundred acres old man Dawkins owned.
Dawkins bought the parcel that contained the mine in 1955, part of sixty acres.Advertisement
Old Paul Dawkins had a California address when he bought the land.
Nobody I talked to ever heard of Dawkins, but Mrs. Worthington said she remembers reading about this Rowland guy.
Dawkins never lived here?
The Dawkins brothers didn't know Martha.
Monday was transition day at Bird Song, with the arrival of six new guests to fill three vacated rooms, with only the four Dawkins, Brandon Westlake, and Pumpkin Green staying on.Advertisement
Westlake was once again off photographing; the Dawkins, in independent pairs, Jeeping somewhere in the mountains, probably spying on one another.
At the mention of the name, there was a noticeable reaction from all members of the Dawkins' clan.
He pushed the box forward with his foot toward Joseph Dawkins.
The other guests, embarrassed to see their host so humiliated and wanting no part of a Dawkins brawl, murmured excuses and toddled off to bed.
They stuck around, pretending to pick up glasses and snack plates while the Dawkins four quarreled, oblivious to their presence.Advertisement
If it was so valuable, why didn't old man Dawkins develop it?
Before they could get out of sight, Joseph Dawkins' rental Jeep pulled up below them, cutting new destruction through the flowers.
I wonder if it was that sweet man Joseph Dawkins?
Both jumped to their feet and started around the cluster of boulders where Joseph had parked only to see the tail of Joseph Dawkins' Jeep as it bumped across the blanketing wave of wild flowers.
Is that the mine those Dawkins boys were fighting over the other night?
You know the Dawkins.
Whatever legal action the Dawkins are involved in would certainly be tainted if Fred knew how Joseph acted up there.
Finding another Dawkins in one of Ouray's dozen or two lodging places shouldn't be much trouble for an ace detective-almost sheriff.
While Cynthia took her shower, Dean made a few phone calls, asking for Ms. Dawkins, but after a dozen tries, he came up empty.
If the name Dawkins is involved, I can't hear it, but just slide around the names.
Dawkins owns that mine!
You won't even say who all the Dawkins are!
Even the Dawkins seemed peaceful.
He turned his back to Dawkins and returned to his cooking duties.
Paul Dawkins just shrugged.
Dean hadn't even managed a last name for bitch-Jennifer, much less the details of Dawkins v. Dawkins.
He detailed his pre-dinner conversation with Paul Dawkins.
His replacement early morning audience consisted of two old ladies from Indiana who'd just checked in, Pumpkin Green, and Paulette Dawkins.
The time frame was right for it to be the body of Senior Dawkins's mine manager, slain there in 1961.
It was the man he'd seen talking to Ginger Dawkins at the Farmer's Market on Sunday.
In his mind, anyone tied to the Dawkins, no matter how obliquely, was fair game.
Brandon Westlake, lustfully examining a pile of rusty tins, was pulled away by Paulette Dawkins for consultation.
If you're gonna discuss the Dawkins, I'd best excuse myself.
Between him and them Dawkins, I never get to use it.
The Dawkins have three rooms for four people.
Dean bumped into Joseph Dawkins, who was coming in from the patio, a beer in each hand.
I thought I heard the name Dawkins mentioned in the litigation.
He related his conversation with Joseph Dawkins.
In view of Fred's jury duty, even mentioning the name Dawkins around him was a no-no.
With the exception of deceased Dawkins, Senior owning the property where the skeleton was discovered, Fred should be on safe ground limiting his research to the identity of the elusive bones.
While Dean distrusted the Dawkins, given their mutual animosity toward one another, any collective effort on their part—on any project—seemed questionable, if not impossible.
Maybe Dawkins' foreman was Fitzgerald's father!
Before she could answer, Joseph Dawkins came up the steps with Fred O'Connor close at his heels.
Mrs. Lincoln hopped down, stretched languidly, looked at Dawkins and hissed.
Dawkins asked as he waved a foot at the cat, who scurried back and repeated her greeting.
She turned away from Dawkins, and with a forced smile at Pumpkin and Westlake, left the porch.
I wanted to stay there but I assumed my presence might make the Dawkins boys a tad uncomfortable.
I have to tell you, Mrs. Dawkins.
Dean caught sight of Paulette Dawkins grabbing wildly at a purple contribution.
Besides, if you buy her story of years of happy marriage, it doesn't point to any untoward reason for Dawkins to seek her out before meeting her.
She certainly shares our opinion that the current day Dawkins are a sorry lot.
Instead of Fred O'Connor, it was Paul Dawkins coming down the stairs.
Paul Dawkins wiped his face with his hand and looked at Dean as if to ask if he were serious.
Dawkins mumbled and apology and left the building.
Both Paul and Joseph Dawkins and Brandon Westlake have been lining up to use Fred's equipment.
Westlake is chasing down auction items the same as Fred, but I wonder what's so important to the Dawkins boys.
Dean recognized the markings as a rental from town, but it was not the same vehicle either of the Dawkins brothers were driving.
If I find out it was one of those Dawkins boys, I'll respond in like fashion, and out in the open, not hiding behind boulders.
Fred O'Connor was in the living room, hosting three of the four Dawkins, with Ginger missing, when the Deans returned to their bed and breakfast.
As he started his Jeep, Ginger Dawkins, light blue sweater slung over her arm, came up the street and gave Dean an innocent wave.
Joseph Dawkins was there, seated at Fred's computer.
Dawkins didn't look up from the screen as he continued to pound away on the keyboard.
Between the Dawkins boys and that Westlake fellow, I don't even have a room to call my own.
Dean muttered an agreement as he began to open Dawkins's bureau drawers, more out of a nosy nervousness than anything sinister.
He wiped his prints and replaced it, wondering if Joseph or Ginger Dawkins was responsible for the gunshot at the mine.
Paulette Dawkins, whom Dean thought was dining with her clan, bounded into the kitchen to report a mouse sighting in her room.
Before you start following the poor woman like in a James Bond movie, maybe we should give the entire Dawkins clan a rest.
It isn't just Dawkins who use it.
If it's one of them Dawkins, it might be considered jury tampering.
The other Dawkins are out—dinner, I guess.
What do the Dawkins do on the computer?
A man named Dawkins bought the mine from the Rowland estate.
Then Harold added, There used to be an Art Dawkins in Montrose.
Does this Dawkins fella still own the Lucky Pup?
I understand from Dawkins' son his old man was paying Josh pretty well to be his mine manager—up until August of 1961 when Josh disappeared.
Why would Dawkins do that?
If he didn't know anything about mining, how could he convince Dawkins?
Dawkins, Sr. had never hired another mine manager after Josh and never so much as mentioned the Lucky Pup after that time—to his sons or his wife.
Don't forget the Dawkins boys, Dean told himself.
In addition to the four Dawkins, there was Pumpkin Green, the grocery cart vagabond, and old Brandon Westlake, camera buff supreme.
Certainly he has no ties to Josh Mulligan of forty years ago, or the Dawkins, or the Lucky Pup mine.
Common sense tells us the obvious is usually where the truth rests and the obvious is either Fitzgerald or someone in the Dawkins family.
He also withheld the identity of Josh, Dawkins Sr.'s mine manager, and the fact that someone fired a gun at the mine.
The sound of thrown objects, yells, and stomps were followed by Ginger Dawkins's terse announcement that she was moving to the Beaumont, alone, thank you.
The message was dated July 3rd and was addressed to Joseph Dawkins, asking for an update on the title to the property in litigation.
Personally, it wouldn't surprise me if metalman29 is one Dawkins trying to con the other!
Both Dawkins brothers were being offered excessive prices for the Lucky Pup land, from some supposedly unknown and secret purchaser.
Paul Dawkins was only a smidgen more pleasant than his elder brother as Dean, lugging the heavy monitor, passed him entering the parlor.
If the Dawkins group had heard about Martha, none showed a lick of concern.
Ginger Dawkins was sitting on the porch in her pretty blue sweater as if she'd never huffed and puffed her exit a day earlier.
It did sound as if the Dawkins boys' temporary peace had come to an end, but Dean paid little heed to the raised voices.
As the group passed the stairs, Ginger Dawkins was coming down.
Besides, the Dawkins are feeling wealthy about now.
Then meeting Paul Dawkins wasn't unplanned?
Grandfather Ed Plotke learned Josh worked for Paul Dawkins and he wrote to Paul in California.
Dean wondered if there was another, more sinister reason for Paul Dawkins' silence on the subject—that he was the murderer of his wife's natural father.
Brandon Westlake moseyed by with Paulette and Ginger Dawkins, the first time Dean had seen the women voluntarily in one another's company.
We based that belief on Josh Mulligan's reports to Paul Dawkins.
The Dawkins group continued to carp about airline reservations.
Before Martha could answer, the front door opened to Paul and Paulette Dawkins.
The Dawkins Four had apparently left and the newcomer guests were out seeing the town.
We saw the offer you made to the Dawkins.
But they couldn't sell because of Mrs. Dawkins's suit.
Dean did feel a pang of regret at not having confronted Joseph Dawkins on one important matter.
The architecture was carefully studied by Wood and Dawkins in 1751, whose splendid folio (The Ruins of Palmyra, London, 1753) also gave copies of inscriptions.
Similar indications are adduced by Professor Boyd Dawkins from the site on Barton Mere.
Brown contains a wealth of material, but is weak in scholarship. For a striking survival of Dionysiac rites in Thrace (Bizye), see Dawkins, in J.H.S.
Sprinkled in the assortment of oldies were a few exceptionsâ€”two couples both named Dawkins, and Pumpkin Green, a young man taking a break from his cross country hike to California in support of the homeless, or so he claimed.
In spite of the dreary weather, Pumpkin's enthusiastic description sold the venture to all but Joseph Dawkins and two senior ladies.
The utter pinnacle of Paul Dawkins' lifetime achievement was three September games with the bigsâ€”screw the oh-for-seven batting average and his two fielding errors.
Fitzgerald left with a laugh, leaving the box of bones smack dab in the middle of the scrapping, snarling Dawkins, none of who gave a lick about the plastic anatomical remains.
Hell, as long as Dawkins was swiping his last brew, he might as well get his monies worth.
Dean, in hopes of prying some Dawkins v. Dawkins information from Fred, told them of meeting with Ginger's lawyer friend, Dickinson Faust, at the Beaumont Hotel.
Fred strolled in, perturbed that his computer was still being used, this time by Joseph Dawkins, who was checking his e-mail.
Dean in turn suspected the Dawkins, one or more or all, although he was hard pressed to find a plausible reason for them to do so, or a reasonable scenario of how they might have pulled off the switch.
While Dean distrusted the Dawkins, given their mutual animosity toward one another, any collective effort on their partâ€”on any projectâ€”seemed questionable, if not impossible.
Even though it would be a short trip, it was an opportunity to photograph the floral spectacle, with the added opportunity to meet another participant in the Dawkins family chronicle.
While we wish you all the luck with your suit, this whole Dawkins estate controversy is a family matter and frankly none of our business.
Dean also refrained from telling Fred they'd met Dickinson Faust at the Lucky Pup, most likely with Ginger Dawkins.
The other Dawkins are outâ€”dinner, I guess.
I understand from Dawkins' son his old man was paying Josh pretty well to be his mine managerâ€”up until August of 1961 when Josh disappeared.
Dawkins, Sr. had never hired another mine manager after Josh and never so much as mentioned the Lucky Pup after that timeâ€”to his sons or his wife.
With the jury trial continuing into the coming weekâ€”far longer than originally expectedâ€”the Dawkins clan was going nowhere, thus causing a log jam of customers in the river of incoming lodgers.
Dean wondered if there was another, more sinister reason for Paul Dawkins' silence on the subjectâ€”that he was the murderer of his wife's natural father.
Now that Dawkins v. Dawkins was history there was no need to keep Fred in the closet, informationally speaking.
The resolution of that sticky problem produced a solid, albeit abbreviated, night's sleep, surprisingly unfettered by dreams starring such names as Fitzgerald, Larkin, and Dawkins in imagined roles and sinister locations.
We noted earlier that Richard Dawkins claims that his belief in evolution enables him to be an intellectually fulfilled atheist.
Dawkins points to the really atrocious consequences of faith.
Dawkins uses the example of Roman Catholicism; a gang of mutually compatible memes that is stable enough to deserve a name.
Kirkus Dawkins's enthusiasm for the diversity of life on this planet should prove contagious.
Dawkins argued that individuals come and go, but genes are potentially immortal.
It is what Dawkins calls the " argument from personal incredulity " .
And some of the notions Dawkins advances are just loopy.
This attitude can be seen in someone like Richard Dawkins, arguing from the point of view of radical atheistic materialism.
The term meme first appeared in 1976, in Richard Dawkins's best-selling book The Selfish Gene.
The term ' meme ' was coined by Richard Dawkins in his 1976 bestseller The Selfish Gene.
The Dawkins Ray wasn't on track for as long as it should have been; first Mason, then Radford scored maiden podiums.
Like Dawkins, Randi is an inspiration to everyone who searches for truth and applies rationalism to solving life's mysteries.
After we had all tuned up we were given parts, I was on 2nd violin along with Musns Dawkins, King and Butchers.
Boyd Dawkins and Brinton, that the French cave man came hither by way of Iceland; or with Keane, that two subvarieties, the long-headed Eskimo-Botocudo type and the Mexican roundheaded type, prior to all cultural developments, reached the New World, one by Iceland, the other by Bering Sea; or that Malayoid wanderers were stranded on the coast of South America; or that no breach of continuity has occurred since first the march of tribes began this way - ethnologists agree that the aborigines of the western came from the eastern hemisphere,and there is lacking any biological evidence of Caucasoid or Negroid blood flowing in the veins of Americans before the invasions of historic times.
Like Dawkins, Randi is an inspiration to everyone who searches for truth and applies rationalism to solving life 's mysteries.
Harries sympathizes with Dawkins sense of awe at the wonders of the universe.
It's hard to say there's no connection with the bones until we're sure there is a third Dawkins, who he or she is, and what the suit is all about.
Now that his diet had begun, wouldn't you know, Paul Dawkins had sprung for a case.