The doctor will be in to talk to you in a few minutes.
He had a right to a few quirks.
The driver took them to a Spanish design home a few miles from the hacienda.
In a few minutes Mr. Lincoln joined them.
We know but few men, a great many coats and breeches.
In that small house, there were few secrets.
The trouble is that very few of their laborious explanations stick in the memory.
"A few miles," he said.
Most people buy Apple TV, but a few buy the Roku XDS Streaming Player.
A child with but few sources may keep distinct what he draws from each.
But during the first few weeks I was confronted with unforeseen difficulties.
She fed them and gathered the few eggs they had laid after she gathered them yesterday.
The room was silent for a few minutes after they left.
On the day that he was seven years old, his mother gave him a few pennies.
Indeed, there were few things that he loved more.
They danced for a few minutes in comfortable silence, and finally he spoke again.
These few were given the tools to achieve their maximum potential, to live that dream.
Mr. Warner and Mr. Burroughs, the great lover of nature, came to see us a few days after, and we had a delightful talk with them.
After a few minutes' bustle beside the high bedstead, those who had carried the sick man dispersed.
Little sister and I would take you out into the garden, and pick the delicious raspberries and a few strawberries for you.
I'll be up in a few hours.
Now, dear friend, Please accept these few words because of the love that is linked with them.
In March Helen and Miss Sullivan went North, and spent the next few months traveling and visiting friends.
I have only a few moments left in which to answer your questions about the "Helen Keller" Public Library.
They got into the carriage and drove for a few minutes in silence.
Boris said a few words to his general, and Count Bennigsen turned to Pierre and proposed that he should ride with him along the line.
They were silent for a few seconds.
Let me start with a few caveats.
Only once afterward in fifteen years was their constant companionship broken for more than a few days at a time.
At the foot of the hill lay wasteland over which a few groups of our Cossack scouts were moving.
There was no one now between the squadron and the enemy except a few scattered skirmishers.
Anna Mikhaylovna, in a few words, told her the contents of the letter, on condition that she should tell no one.
A few minutes later Dulce and Alex joined them at the table.
On the same page, Amazon says "Frequently Bought Together" and then lists a few other products.
A few days ago I received a little box of English violets from Lady Meath.
Carmen read to her from a book for a few minutes until she fell asleep and then turned the light off.
A few days ago I met Tommy Stringer in the railroad station at Wrentham.
All he saw about him merged into a general impression of naked, bleeding human bodies that seemed to fill the whole of the low tent, as a few weeks previously, on that hot August day, such bodies had filled the dirty pond beside the Smolensk road.
Only a few of them still move, rise, and feebly fly to settle on the enemy's hand, lacking the spirit to die stinging him; the rest are dead and fall as lightly as fish scales.
After a few words about Princess Mary and her late father, whom Malvintseva had evidently not liked, and having asked what Nicholas knew of Prince Andrew, who also was evidently no favorite of hers, the important old lady dismissed Nicholas after repeating her invitation to come to see her.
And they did indeed get somewhere, though not to their right places; a few eventually even got to their right place, but too late to be of any use and only in time to be fired at.
For a few seconds they gazed silently into one another's eyes--and what had seemed impossible and remote suddenly became possible, inevitable, and very near.
She looked so cute that Carmen took a few pictures of her.
A very, very few people, however, were freed from this sustenance lifestyle, either by their fortuitous birth or outstanding ability.
When she was told of the surrender of the brave little people, her face clouded and she was silent a few minutes.
Tell her there are a few bitter drops in every one's cup, and the only way is to take the bitter patiently, and the sweet thankfully.
From the early sketch I take a few passages which seem to me, without making very much allowance for difference in time, almost as good as anything she has written since:
It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through which we look, which morally we can do.
A very few, as heroes, patriots, martyrs, reformers in the great sense, and men, serve the state with their consciences also, and so necessarily resist it for the most part; and they are commonly treated as enemies by it.
Kutuzov walked through the ranks, sometimes stopping to say a few friendly words to officers he had known in the Turkish war, sometimes also to the soldiers.
He looked back laughing to the Cossack who stood a few steps behind him holding two horses by their bridles.
Natasha moved a few steps forward and stopped shyly, still holding her handkerchief, and listened to what the housekeeper was saying.
Others turned over and warmed themselves, now and again exchanging a few words.
She had to move a few things to make room, but that wasn't too hard.
A few minutes later his deep voice drifted back down the hall as he discussed something with her.
Felipa stared at the wall, deep in thought for a few minutes.
After flipping through a few channels, Carmen decided to take a long bath.
They admired the new foal and a few other horses.
Carmen remained quiet for a few minutes, allowing him to think about it.
He says it's only a few miles away and we'll be right back.
They talked for a few minutes and then Carmen left to take Destiny to their room.
After a few moments Jonathan answered.
Loading it quickly, he watched the skunk from the house for a few minutes.
A few days afterward the man came again.
Very few people ever came that way.
The land around it was rugged, with only a few fields in the midst of a vast forest.
There are a few reasons.
It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country.
I have frequently seen a poet withdraw, having enjoyed the most valuable part of a farm, while the crusty farmer supposed that he had got a few wild apples only.
And every few years a new lot is laid down and run over; so that, if some have the pleasure of riding on a rail, others have the misfortune to be ridden upon.
We are accustomed to say, that the mass of men are unprepared; but improvement is slow, because the few are not materially wiser or better than the many.
From politeness and to start conversation, they asked him a few questions about the army and the battle, and then the talk went off into merry jests and gossip.
At the end of the letter she informed him that in a few days she would return to Petersburg from abroad.
There was talk of his intrigues with some of the ladies, and he flirted with a few of them at the balls.
A few minutes later crowds of wounded men and stretcher-bearers came back from that direction.
The adjutant galloped to Claparede's division and a few minutes later the Young Guards stationed behind the knoll moved forward.
He had read only a few lines when he turned pale and his eyes opened wide with fear and joy.
The approaching riders having descended a decline were no longer visible, but they reappeared a few minutes later.
During the third night the countess kept very quiet for a few minutes, and Natasha rested her head on the arm of her chair and closed her eyes, but opened them again on hearing the bedstead creak.
A few days previously Pierre had decided to go to Petersburg on the Friday.
A few days later he fell ill and took to his bed.
"It is he, it is he, Nicholas!" said Countess Mary, re-entering the room a few minutes later.
Within a few minutes the plane was dipping and rising in a way that made her stomach roll uncomfortably.
It seemed like only a few seconds before the uncomfortable feeling became nausea.
He held the cup for a few minutes, his neck growing red.
Considering the information Katie had just disclosed, it wasn't surprising that he wanted to be in control - or that he had chosen a wife who asked few questions.
He had a few basic instructions, but said it would last seven to ten days with or without antibiotics.
It might take a few days to notice any improvement from the antibiotics.
A few minutes later they came in and got Destiny to take her for more x-rays.
A few minutes later the nurse came in.
After a few moments Jonathan answered.
A few minutes later the nurse came in.
A few seconds later Alex answered the phone.
He said Destiny's fever had broken and if she continued to improve, they would take the tent off her bed in a few days.
She used a few combs to pull hers into a French bun.
It couldn't have been more than a few seconds, but it seemed much longer.
A few minutes later Señor Medena answered the phone.
There was a breath of danger in the very air, and every few moments the earth would shake violently.
I had let so much gas out of my balloon that I could not rise again, and in a few minutes the earth closed over my head.
"Run for the river!" shouted the Wizard, and Jim quickly freed himself from his unseen tormenters by a few vicious kicks and then obeyed.
"Those wooden things are impossible to hurt," he said, "and all the damage Jim has done to them is to knock a few splinters from their noses and ears.
Then a few of them advanced until another shot from the Wizard's revolver made them retreat.
But they've been very scarce for a few years and we usually have to be content with elephants or buffaloes, answered the creature, in a regretful tone.
Mother's about two thousand years old; but she carelessly lost track of her age a few centuries ago and skipped several hundreds.
As for the jury, the members whispered to each other for a few minutes before they appointed their spokesperson.
A few weeks passed by.
Give us a few days to learn what sort of laws you will make for us, and then we will say whether we can submit to them or not.
Give me a few common tools and some food, and I will do well enough, said the sailor.
When the work was finished, the old fishing boat looked rather odd, with a paddle wheel on each side which dipped just a few inches into the water.
A few said that there was one man in their neighborhood who seemed to have had some sort of good luck.
Their joys are few; their sorrows are many.
Be they many or few, you may have all for three pieces of silver.
In a few minutes the big net was pulled up out of the water.
But the truth is that almost all furniture back in the day was cheaply made junk and only a very few high-quality pieces survived.
The Renaissance artists and thinkers had very few tools: pen and paper, paint and canvas, marble and chisel, and a few more.
Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
After a few minutes more, you decide this really isn't the suit for you.
Of the twenty thousand sales he has made in his career, he probably remembers a few hundred distinctly and a few thousand vaguely.
But you still were working with the biased, anecdotal opinions of a few people not very like you.
A few years later, with the United States again at war, most of its top medical minds were engaged in the war effort.
Some years ago, a few people taking Wellbutrin reported that their cravings for cigarettes diminished.
Highly specialized experts are a few keystrokes away and can be hired for just a few minutes or hours at a time.
This is one of the few areas in which government taxation actually leads to a more efficient outcome.
In a few years, the money is gone and they are worse off than before.
When few people own land and most people live in cities, it is quite common to have high degrees of hunger in a nation that is exporting food.
I know it sounds all futuristic and expensive now, but what if this technology falls to just a few dollars per acre?
The individual had no liberties, or at least very few, but in exchange was, in theory, entitled to certain economic rights.
History has disappointingly few examples of weapons made by governments and never used.
Technically speaking, I have included a few that are not dependent on the Internet per se, but in which the Internet and technology plays some role.
As recently as the early twentieth century, relatively few careers existed in which young men of drive and ambition could distinguish themselves and leave a mark on the world.
It is bad in that it allows a few to harm the many.
In the past, a weak group unjustly persecuted by a strong group had few options.
While the few may be for war, the many are almost always for peace.
In just a few years, virtually all phones will be camera phones.
I hope that along the way you thought of a few I missed, a few trends or developments that lead toward peace.
So it was natural that to earn extra money, Jason and I would buy cool, old cars we found in junkyards for a few hundred dollars apiece.
Think of how a few thousand years of human civilization got us to a certain amount of computational power.
I can list a few that might eliminate it and a few more that might delay it.
The ability of a few people to do a massive amount of damage rises as civilization becomes more complex and destructive power increases.
In spite of the massive benefits civilization offers to every person in every station of life, a crazy few will always see it very differently.
A few impressions stand out vividly from the first years of my life; but "the shadows of the prison-house are on the rest."
The Keller homestead, where the family lived, was a few steps from our little rose-bower.
The few signs I used became less and less adequate, and my failures to make myself understood were invariably followed by outbursts of passion.
In the days that followed I learned to spell in this uncomprehending way a great many words, among them pin, hat, cup and a few verbs like sit, stand and walk.
At first, when my teacher told me about a new thing I asked very few questions.
I had found a few early violets in the garden and brought them to my teacher.
As soon as I could spell a few words my teacher gave me slips of cardboard on which were printed words in raised letters.
Few know what joy it is to feel the roses pressing softly into the hand, or the beautiful motion of the lilies as they sway in the morning breeze.
We rushed out-of-doors to feel the first few tiny flakes descending.
It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.
As I lay in my bed that night, I wept as I hope few children have wept.
The teachers at the Wright-Humason School were always planning how they might give the pupils every advantage that those who hear enjoy--how they might make much of few tendencies and passive memories in the cases of the little ones--and lead them out of the cramping circumstances in which their lives were set.
In that case I correct only such mistakes as I can recall in the few minutes allowed, and make notes of these corrections at the end of my paper.
But we did not begin the story until August; the first few weeks of my stay at the seashore were so full of discoveries and excitement that I forgot the very existence of books.
In a few days the beautiful spring will be here.
She had taken a few piano lessons at the Perkins Institution.
But Johnson, and "The Plague" and everything else must wait a few minutes this afternoon, while I say, thank you, my dear Mrs. Hutton....
Perhaps, if you would send a copy of this to the head of the Cambridge School, it might enlighten his mind on a few subjects, on which he seems to be in total darkness just now....
She said that Maud was born deaf and lost her sight when she was only three months old, and that when she went to the Institution a few weeks ago, she was quite helpless.
I only spoke a few words, as I did not know I was expected to speak until a few minutes before I was called upon.
Doubtless the work of the past few months does seem like a triumphal march to him; but then people seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved.
I have also italicized a few important passages.
She returned in a few minutes and helped me put away my things.
She began to work delightedly and finished the card in a few minutes, and did it very neatly indeed.
After a few minutes she came back to her place and began to eat her breakfast with her fingers.
In a few minutes she yielded and finished her breakfast peaceably.
I told her that in my opinion the child ought to be separated from the family for a few weeks at least--that she must learn to depend on and obey me before I could make any headway.
Only a few hours after my talk with Captain and Mrs. Keller (and they had agreed to everything), Helen took a notion that she wouldn't use her napkin at table.
At ten we come in and string beads for a few minutes.
All the way back to the house she was highly excited, and learned the name of every object she touched, so that in a few hours she had adDED THIRTY NEW WORDS TO HER VOCABULARY.
She came tearing upstairs a few minutes ago in a state of great excitement.
They tell us that Helen is "overdoing," that her mind is too active (these very people thought she had no mind at all a few months ago!) and suggest many absurd and impossible remedies.
But her appetite, which left her a few weeks ago, has returned, and her sleep seems more quiet and natural.
A few minutes afterward she felt of her little sister's head and said to her mother, "Mildred's head is small and hard."
Finally I persuaded her to write a few lines; but she broke her pencil six times before she finished it.
She smelt of the flowers, but showed no desire to pluck them; and, when I gathered a few for her, she refused to have them pinned on her dress.
There were very few spots of sunshine in poor Ginger's life, and the sadnesses were so many!
A few evenings ago we were discussing the tariff.
She was very still for a few minutes, evidently thinking earnestly.
When at the age of fourteen she had had but a few lessons in German, she read over the words of "Wilhelm Tell" and managed to get the story.
Let me sum up a few of the elements that made Helen Keller what she is.
Teachers of the deaf often express surprise that Helen's speech is so good when she has not received any regular instruction in speech since the first few lessons given her by Miss Fuller.
I knew that Laura Bridgman had shown the same intuitive desire to produce sounds, and had even learned to pronounce a few simple words, which she took great delight in using, and I did not doubt that Helen could accomplish as much as this.
The morning wind forever blows, the poem of creation is uninterrupted; but few are the ears that hear it.
I think that there are very few important communications made through it.
It is not in vain that the farmer remembers and repeats the few Latin words which he has heard.
Or perchance, at evening, I hear him in his stable blowing off the superfluous energy of the day, that he may calm his nerves and cool his liver and brain for a few hours of iron slumber.
Sometimes one would circle round and round me in the woods a few feet distant as if tethered by a string, when probably I was near its eggs.
I have never felt lonesome, or in the least oppressed by a sense of solitude, but once, and that was a few weeks after I came to the woods, when, for an hour, I doubted if the near neighborhood of man was not essential to a serene and healthy life.
Let me suggest a few comparisons, that some one may convey an idea of my situation.
There is but one way to obtain it, yet few take that way.
Whoever camps for a week in summer by the shore of a pond, needs only bury a pail of water a few feet deep in the shade of his camp to be independent of the luxury of ice.
There are also a clean race of frogs and tortoises, and a few mussels in it; muskrats and minks leave their traces about it, and occasionally a travelling mud-turtle visits it.
There are few traces of man's hand to be seen.
It is like molten glass cooled but not congealed, and the few motes in it are pure and beautiful like the imperfections in glass.
Many men have been likened to it, but few deserve that honor.
A little bread or a few potatoes would have done as well, with less trouble and filth.
The parent will sometimes roll and spin round before you in such a dishabille, that you cannot, for a few moments, detect what kind of creature it is.
When I went to get a pail of water early in the morning I frequently saw this stately bird sailing out of my cove within a few rods.
It is now many years that men have resorted to the forest for fuel and the materials of the arts: the New Englander and the New Hollander, the Parisian and the Celt, the farmer and Robin Hood, Goody Blake and Harry Gill; in most parts of the world the prince and the peasant, the scholar and the savage, equally require still a few sticks from the forest to warm them and cook their food.
A few pieces of fat pine were a great treasure.
There are a few who remember his little patch among the walnuts, which he let grow up till he should be old and need them; but a younger and whiter speculator got them at last.
Cato's half-obliterated cellar-hole still remains, though known to few, being concealed from the traveller by a fringe of pines.
Farther down the hill, on the left, on the old road in the woods, are marks of some homestead of the Stratton family; whose orchard once covered all the slope of Brister's Hill, but was long since killed out by pitch pines, excepting a few stumps, whose old roots furnish still the wild stocks of many a thrifty village tree.
A severe cold of a few days' duration in March may very much retard the opening of the former ponds, while the temperature of Walden increases almost uninterruptedly.
When the warmer days come, they who dwell near the river hear the ice crack at night with a startling whoop as loud as artillery, as if its icy fetters were rent from end to end, and within a few days see it rapidly going out.
Witness the present Mexican war, the work of comparatively a few individuals using the standing government as their tool; for, in the outset, the people would not have consented to this measure.
After a few more turns of the lathe he removed his foot from the pedal, wiped his chisel, dropped it into a leather pouch attached to the lathe, and, approaching the table, summoned his daughter.
Kutuzov's face as he stood in the open doorway remained perfectly immobile for a few moments.
"Gott, wie naiv!" * said he angrily, after he had gone a few steps.
He did not know whom to answer, and for a few seconds collected his thoughts.
Marching thirty miles that stormy night across roadless hills, with his hungry, ill-shod soldiers, and losing a third of his men as stragglers by the way, Bagration came out on the Vienna-Znaim road at Hollabrunn a few hours ahead of the French who were approaching Hollabrunn from Vienna.
The Tsar called the colonel of the regiment and said a few words to him.
A few minutes after the Emperor had passed, the Pavlograd division was ordered to advance.
The marshals, accompanied by adjutants, galloped off in different directions, and a few minutes later the chief forces of the French army moved rapidly toward those Pratzen Heights which were being more and more denuded by Russian troops moving down the valley to their left.
And really he only ran a few steps alone.
On being relieved from picket duty Rostov had managed to get a few hours' sleep before morning and felt cheerful, bold, and resolute, with elasticity of movement, faith in his good fortune, and generally in that state of mind which makes everything seem possible, pleasant, and easy.
The crowd, pushing forward desperately, squeezed together, moved a few steps, and again stopped.
Curving her arms, Natasha held out her skirts as dancers do, ran back a few steps, turned, cut a caper, brought her little feet sharply together, and made some steps on the very tips of her toes.
To him the club entrusted the arrangement of the festival in honor of Bagration, for few men knew so well how to arrange a feast on an open-handed, hospitable scale, and still fewer men would be so well able and willing to make up out of their own resources what might be needed for the success of the fete.
And after stumbling a few staggering steps right up to the saber, he sank on the snow beside it.
She had determined not to tell her and persuaded her father to hide the terrible news from her till after her confinement, which was expected within a few days.
The screaming ceased, and a few more seconds went by.
Few people do understand him.
Hand this to Count Willarski (he took out his notebook and wrote a few words on a large sheet of paper folded in four).
It was at the end of a village that stretched along the highroad in the midst of a young copse in which were a few fir trees.
As no transports could arrive, the men dispersed about the abandoned and deserted villages, searching for potatoes, but found few even of these.
He was pleasantly considering the probability of being promoted in a few days for his last reconnoitering expedition, and was awaiting Denisov, who had gone out somewhere and with whom he wanted a talk.
Boris was among the few present at the Niemen on the day the two Emperors met.
He spoke a few words to some of the generals, and, recognizing the former commander of Rostov's division, smiled and beckoned to him.
The Emperor said a few words to him and took a step toward his horse.
"Will Your Majesty allow me to consult the colonel?" said Alexander and took a few hasty steps toward Prince Kozlovski, the commander of the battalion.
A few days later Prince Andrew received notice that he was to go to see the Minister of War, Count Arakcheev.
"We were talking to him about you a few days ago," Kochubey continued, "and about your freed plowmen."
Kochubey said a few words about the reception Arakcheev had given Bolkonski.
At the same time his mother-in-law, Prince Vasili's wife, sent to him imploring him to come if only for a few minutes to discuss a most important matter.
Boris made up his mind to avoid meeting Natasha, but despite that resolution he called again a few days later and began calling often and spending whole days at the Rostovs'.
He was going to dine that evening at Speranski's, "with only a few friends," as the host had said when inviting him.
For a few moments all were silent.
Next day Prince Andrew called at a few houses he had not visited before, and among them at the Rostovs' with whom he had renewed acquaintance at the ball.
After a few days they grew accustomed to him, and without restraint in his presence pursued their usual way of life, in which he took his part.
The oasis of the Otradnoe covert came in sight a few hundred yards off, the huntsmen were already nearing it.
After listening a few moments in silence, the count and his attendant convinced themselves that the hounds had separated into two packs: the sound of the larger pack, eagerly giving tongue, began to die away in the distance, the other pack rushed by the wood past the count, and it was with this that Daniel's voice was heard calling ulyulyu.
"Just a few oats?" said Misha, cheerfully and readily.
The father and mother did not speak of the matter to their son again, but a few days later the countess sent for Sonya and, with a cruelty neither of them expected, reproached her niece for trying to catch Nicholas and for ingratitude.
A few minutes later Mademoiselle Bourienne came into Princess Mary's room smiling and making cheerful remarks in her agreeable voice.
In a few months the year will be up.
Anatole went out of the room and returned a few minutes later wearing a fur coat girt with a silver belt, and a sable cap jauntily set on one side and very becoming to his handsome face.
He dismounted, took Balashev's arm, and moving a few steps away from his suite, which waited respectfully, began to pace up and down with him, trying to speak significantly.
He said a few words to Prince Andrew and Chernyshev about the present war, with the air of a man who knows beforehand that all will go wrong, and who is not displeased that it should be so.
A few minutes later it reappeared brighter still from behind the top of the cloud, tearing its edge.
A few intimate friends were dining with the Rostovs that day, as usual on Sundays.
That's not right! cried the prince, and himself pushed it a few inches from the corner and then closer in again.
The peasants were ruined; some of them too had gone to Bogucharovo, only a few remained.
"No, I think the sale will come off in a few days," said someone.
Well, he took that icon home with him for a few days and what did he do?
Countess dear... an officer came to me to ask for a few carts for the wounded.
A few minutes later an officer came hurriedly out of the front door, gave an order, and the dragoons formed up in line.
A few infantrymen ran to the Kutafyev Gate.
One shot struck a French soldier's foot, and from behind the screens came the strange sound of a few voices shouting.
A few instants after the echo of the reports resounding over the stone- built Kremlin had died away the French heard a strange sound above their head.
The few inhabitants who had remained invited commanding officers to their houses, hoping thereby to secure themselves from being plundered.
For a few seconds he looked at him in silence.
The few glasses of wine he had drunk and the conversation with this good-natured man had destroyed the mood of concentrated gloom in which he had spent the last few days and which was essential for the execution of his design.
Stepping cautiously from one foot to the other she ran like a kitten the few steps to the door and grasped the cold door handle.
He had for some seconds been intently watching what was going on a few steps away.
While Pierre was running the few steps that separated him from the Frenchman, the tall marauder in the frieze gown was already tearing from her neck the necklace the young Armenian was wearing, and the young woman, clutching at her neck, screamed piercingly.
She had fallen ill unexpectedly a few days previously, had missed several gatherings of which she was usually ornament, and was said to be receiving no one, and instead of the celebrated Petersburg doctors who usually attended her had entrusted herself to some Italian doctor who was treating her in some new and unusual way.
Animated by that address Anna Pavlovna's guests talked for a long time of the state of the fatherland and offered various conjectures as to the result of the battle to be fought in a few days.
Having stood there a few moments, he strode back to Michaud and pressed his arm below the elbow with a vigorous movement.
A few days before the battle of Borodino, Nicholas received the necessary money and warrants, and having sent some hussars on in advance, he set out with post horses for Voronezh.
In very few words Nicholas bought seventeen picked stallions for six thousand rubles--to serve, as he said, as samples of his remounts.
A few days before his departure a special thanksgiving, at which Nicholas was present, was held in the cathedral for the Russian victory.
The following day he saw Princess Mary off on her journey to Yaroslavl, and a few days later left to rejoin his regiment.
But a few days before they left Moscow, moved and excited by all that was going on, she called Sonya to her and, instead of reproaching and making demands on her, tearfully implored her to sacrifice herself and repay all that the family had done for her by breaking off her engagement with Nicholas.
A few minutes later Prince Andrew rang and Natasha went to him, but Sonya, feeling unusually excited and touched, remained at the window thinking about the strangeness of what had occurred.
But there seemed to be no one to celebrate this holiday: everywhere were blackened ruins, and the few Russians to be seen were tattered and frightened people who tried to hide when they saw the French.
The crowd consisted of a few Russians and many of Napoleon's soldiers who were not on duty--Germans, Italians, and Frenchmen, in a variety of uniforms.
In a few days Princess Mary was ready to start.
(The affair he had alluded to had happened a few days before--a fight between the prisoners and the French soldiers, in which Pierre had succeeded in pacifying his comrades.)
As they passed near a church in the Khamovniki (one of the few unburned quarters of Moscow) the whole mass of prisoners suddenly started to one side and exclamations of horror and disgust were heard.
When they had crossed the Crimean bridge the prisoners moved a few steps forward, halted, and again moved on, and from all sides vehicles and men crowded closer and closer together.
They advanced the few hundred paces that separated the bridge from the Kaluga road, taking more than an hour to do so, and came out upon the square where the streets of the Transmoskva ward and the Kaluga road converge, and the prisoners jammed close together had to stand for some hours at that crossway.
Denisov had Tikhon called and, having praised him for his activity, said a few words in the elder's presence about loyalty to the Tsar and the country and the hatred of the French that all sons of the fatherland should cherish.
During the last few days many of the men have been seen to throw away their cartridges and their arms.
The soldiers, who are worn out with hunger and fatigue, need these supplies as well as a few days' rest.
Kutuzov was silent for a few seconds and then, submitting with evident reluctance to the duty imposed by his position, raised his head and began to speak.
The Emperor intended to join the army personally in a few days' time.
A few minutes later the footman returned with Dessalles, who brought word from the princess that she would be very glad to see Pierre if he would excuse her want of ceremony and come upstairs to her apartment.
The count and countess will be here in a few days.
Pierre was shown into the large, brightly lit dining room; a few minutes later he heard footsteps and Princess Mary entered with Natasha.
Making a great effort she did however go to call on them a few weeks after her arrival in Moscow.
He knew that his every decision would be approved by them all with very few exceptions.
Nicholas went out into the porch to question him, and immediately after the elder had given a few replies the sound of cries and blows were heard.
He took this as a sign of approval and a confirmation of his thoughts, and after a few minutes' reflection continued to think aloud.
The impressive wine list is also reasonably priced, with most bottles less than $30 and a few less than $20.
There are a few such restaurants in the section of Philadelphia called University City.
Just a few minutes away are Josephine's, Pig in a Poke BBQ and the Cottage Place, with offerings including herb-stuffed mushrooms, tequila lime shrimp, tenderloin medallions and grilled shrimp and hazelnut-encrusted pheasant breast.
The menu includes many great items like Oriental chicken salad, Greek-style chicken with tomatoes, simmered shrimp with scallops, pork loin and herb and garlic rubbed sirloin of beef, to name a few.
The food, however, is authentic Tuscan and reasonably priced, which explains its devoted local following, including quite a few Italian expats.
La Teresita Restaurant La Teresita Restaurant, centrally located in a Spanish neighborhood in Tampa and just a few minutes from the airport, offers traditional Cuban and Spanish food with plenty of spices and flavor.
Just a few miles from the center of town, hike, bike or boat the Erie Canal State Park and the NYS Barge Canal.
Visit this firm's Web site, or call the customer service number for complete cottage options; here you can input all relevant information and request amenities, such as on-site washer/dryer, Internet access, and air conditioning--just to name a few.
Despite its proximity to Atlanta, there are very few options for locals seeking a nightclub environment.
The restaurant opened in 2008, providing competition for The Dock House, and is situated a few blocks from the Essex ferry dock.
Queen of Sheba Featuring traditional Ethiopian dishes, the Queen of Sheba Restaurant is located in midtown Manhattan, just a few blocks from Times Square.
Very few restaurants are distinctly Arabic, but the few that are have a large following of devoted diners.
Very few restaurants are distinctly Arabic, but the few that are have a large following of devoted diners.
Khan's Mongolian Restaurant Located just a few blocks from Tackamark Park, the budget-friendly Khan's Mongolian Restaurant serves up large meals for an average price of $15.
There are few neighborhoods that are as diverse as Buckhead in Atlanta.
East Side Most of Portland lives on the East Side, and there are a few communities of Chinese, Korean and Japanese people.
The restaurant offers a three-course family-style dinner (Sun. to Fri.),
and a Wine Watch on Wednesday when, for a few extra bucks, you can enjoy unlimited wine tasting after dinner.
As one of the few Devon Avenue restaurants that serve alcohol, a full bar selection is offered.
If you are looking for Indian food in Columbus, there are a few restaurants not far from local parks.
Demetri's is located just a few blocks west of Main St. on Lakeshore Drive.
Here are a few of Portland Oregon's coolest bars, in all their offbeat glory.
The restaurant, which offers take-out arrangements, serves Mongolian and Chinese dishes, as well as a few authentic Japanese classics.
There are a few, but it just takes some looking to find them.
Newport Beach, CA 92663(949) 675-8449newportbeachbrewingcompany.com The Cottage Restaurant Located on the Pacific Coast Highway a few blocks north of Laguna Beach's main beach, the Cottage Restaurant is open seven days a week, 365 days a year.
The menu consists of over ten different steaks all broiled over Bob Kittleman's mesquite charcoal fire pit along with a few non-steak items such as mesquite grilled chicken, Italian spaghetti and the vegetarian plate.
Featuring a primarily Tex-Mex menu with all of the traditional Mexican favorites like burritos, enchiladas and chili rellenos, Pancho Villa's also serves a few traditional American items such as hamburgers.
Enjoy fresh salads with homemade dressings, chicken, shrimp and lamb kabobs, seafood and spanakopita (a pie filled with spinach and feta cheese),
just to name a few.
While it is not particular to Seattle, it's one of the few places locals and visitors can go for a full Southern breakfast, lunch and dinner menu any time they wish.
If a stroll through Shiojiri Niwa creates a craving for sushi, Mishawaka has a few options.
If you travel a few miles north from Green Point, you will find a restaurant called Murtha's New York Steakhouse.
Indonesian food is hard to come by in this city of 3 million, but--if you are willing to navigate the city--there are a few spots with truly authentic menus at very reasonable prices.
Steaks, pork chops, and Chicken Parmesan are just a few of those items.
The restaurant is only located a few blocks north of the course and provides guests with a wide array of Oriental food like sushi, lo mein and chicken kew.
Elate For contemporary American food, few restaurants in River North rate as highly as does Elate.
After you have your fill of the park, you can head a few blocks down to Lark for a bite to eat.
Sailing, biking and fishing are only a few of those activities.
The food menu offers entrees that include Sesame-Crusted Seared Ahi Tuna, Duck with Ginger-Pear Glaze and Baked Lobster Ravioli, just to name a few.
Seafood items such as steamed shrimp are also available, as are a few non-Chinese dishes such as pizza and sushi rolls.
Lamb chops, veal shank, schweinebraten, spanferkel (roast suckling pig with dumpling),
and leberkäse (veal loaf topped with egg, sauerkraut, and mashed potatoes) are just a few of the uncommon dishes on the menu at Old Heidelberg.
There are a few vegetarian options such as penne with broccoli and eggplant parmigiana.
In the area, there are not too many restaurants directly on the lake, but there are a few notable ones in the more populated outskirts.
To accommodate the needs of so many different types of people and to encourage others to visit, Glassboro offers restaurants with a wide variety of food and price ranges, all located within a few miles of each other.
Working farmers and ranchers (and a few real cowboys) come to the area for supplies and great steaks.
Summit Brick Oven Pizza & Catering This Italian restaurant specializes in wood-fire cooking, including gourmet specialty pizzas, raviolis, a pasta bar and eggplant parmigiana, to name a few.
Bowl a few games for fun or just hang out in the comfortable, 50s-era lounge and enjoy an upscale dining experience.
Armadillo eggs, fried pickles and seafood-stuffed jalapenos are just a few of the appetizers available on the menu.
Donauschwaben German-American Cultural Center The Donauschwaben German-American Cultural Center is located a few minutes outside of downtown Cleveland in Olmsted Township.
Y., boasts quite a few exemplary Mexican restaurants.
Italian favorites served at Romana's include pizza, seafood fra diavolo, veal, and shrimp scampi, to name a few.
Thankfully, Noah's Restaurant is located only a few short blocks from Stonington Harbor.
The lunch and dinner menu changes with the seasons, generally offering soup, salad, small plate and entrée selections, such as beet penne, salmon, crab cakes, lobster, duck, steak, and a burger, to name a few options.
This establishment also serves delectable pasta entrees, such as orecchietta, spaghetti with tomato and meat sauce, fettuccine and tortellini alfredo, tubular pasta, and linguini in white or red clam sauce, to name a few.
Some featured entrees on the menu include: barbecue pork, barbecue beef ribs, New York strip steak, and mixed shish kabob, to name a few.
Rogan Josh, Shrimp Malai, Vegetable Biryani, Chicken Madira and Goa Shrimp are just a few of the many Indian dishes India Samraat serves.
The menu offers a few vegetarian choices, including bean burritos, nachos el piragua and vegetarian tacos filled with potatoes, carrots and broccoli.
The No. 9 Park is one of the few restaurants in Boston which offers a traditional cheese menu.
Though seafood restaurants get the most attention in Galveston, Texas, there are a few places where the carnivores who love steak can get their fill.
After your hike, walk a few blocks west of the peak and sit down at Casa Vicente.
A small town just outside of Buffalo in the northern regions of New York state, the town of Elma offers few options to those looking for a place to grab a bite to eat.
Unfortunately, the menu is no longer exclusively French, yet they've retained a few items that will satisfy your cravings.
Salut boasts an extensive menu, complete with French favorites and a few welcome surprises.
The restaurant also serves pepperoni pizza, macaroni and cheese and a few other items for kids under 10.
Spaghetti with meatballs is a wonderful entree if you need refueling after a few hours boating on the Mississippi River.
It has very few vegetarian options.313 Union AveBelleville, NJ 07003(973) 759-3509franksdelionline.com Resources County of Bergen Department of Parks
However, there are a few tables, and Bob Marley is pretty much always playing.
Located just a few blocks from the Basilica of St.
A range of sushi and sashimi is offered a la carte, as are a few attractive tempura and teriyaki dinner options (each served with soup, salad, and rice).
The location is nearby a few local walking trails including the 239 acre Evergreen Cemetery, 3.5 mile Back Cove Trail, and the 3/4 mile Baxter Woods Trail and Dog Park.
The dinner menu features such specialties as lamb, organic chicken with Squash Puree, roast butternut squash and figs, halibut, skate and trout, to name a few.
James numerous wine offerings from Australia, Italy, California, France, and vineyards from Long Island, to name a few.
Boston, MA 02113 (617) 523-3112terramiaristorante.com Bricco This trendy "boutique" restaurant offers Italian staples like wood-oven pizzas, tagliatelle al caffe, and giannone chicken al mattone, to name a few.
Local Faves On TeurNew Orleans shrimp, Amberjack Louise, Chicken Newport, and Steak Saigon are just a few of the savory dishes locals keep coming back for, year after year.
Just a few blocks south from Hoehn's Lake is a small Indian restaurant called Indian Pastry House.
For meat-lovers, there are a few chicken and steak dishes as well.
Tweed's menu holds a few interesting vegetarian selections, as well as bison burgers and steaks.
The town has a number of small parks, including one with a tennis court, as well as a few state parks within easy driving or biking distance.
The extensive menu features American cuisine and guests have their choice of rooms to dine in, from an old-fashioned diner with booths and a counter, to a marble terrace, sun-drenched garden room, or a warm tavern, to name just a few.
There is a long list of microbrew bars in Portland, but patrons rate a select few particularly high because of the beers and the atmosphere.
Breakfast is served from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily, however a few breakfast menu items are available all day.
The friendly pub, just a few blocks from the Susquehanna River, has a menu with many traditional German favorites, including Bavarian goulash, various sausages and the house specialty, Mad Gerdes chicken sandwich.
After a workout at XSport Fitness, walk a few feet north and enjoy Chicago-style deep-dish pizza from Lou Malnati's Pizzeria.
You may be roughing it in Lexington during the day, but when night falls, if you're in the mood for a bit of luxury, Lexington has a few restaurants that may be to your liking.
The Deutschtown neighborhood is where a few of Pittsburgh's best-known German restaurants are located, and additional ones are not far away.
The state of Massachusetts has many different Brazilian restaurants, mostly concentrated around the city of Boston but a few a bit farther west toward the center of the state.
Austin has no shortage of steakhouses, but a few choices stand apart from the rest.
There's babka French toast, fruit pancakes and Krakus ham, to name a few.
Oceanside Seafood Many people like to enjoy seafood when visiting the beach, and Oceanside Seafood is just a few blocks away from the beach in Avalon.
Whether you are in town fishing on the Gulf of Mexico or just enjoying the beach, Clay Oven is within a few miles of all major hotels.
Lamb, chicken, vegetable and tandoori specialties are just a few of the options.
Located in the shopping center by Walmart a few miles away from campus, this local favorite offers an extensive menu.
Hidden on Frontage road right off the interstate a few miles north of downtown, this place originally started as part Indian grocery before the popularity of the food caused the owners to turn it into a full service restaurant.
Many of these actually are diners with some beautiful art deco-designed stand-alone buildings and multiple-page menus with a lot of American food and a few actual Greek dishes.
If you are looking for a steak restaurant in Elizabethtown after a long day of exploring, there are only a few steak places right in town.
Its fame and overall aesthetic design make it worth the few minutes to drive to Ridgefield.
Connecticut restaurants are known for comfort and style and the Redding area is home to a few amazing choices.
If you're passing through on your way to your outdoor adventure destination, Hornell has a few culinary gems to offer.
If after a few bites you don't like what you ordered, send it back for a full refund.
Children under 10 are banned, and there are very few older kids because they must pay full price.
The restaurant boasts Mediterranean-inspired décor and is just a few blocks from the Tampa Theater and the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center.
If you are looking for a restaurant where you can unwind after exploring Tampa's nearby natural attractions, there are a few tapas restaurants in the area.
The dinner menu has a few additional choices, such as walnut crusted chicken, mahi mahi, sirloin steak and prime rib.
Located in northeast Portland in the Concordia neighborhood, Beast is a few blocks from the Alberta park.
Giorgio's is also a few blocks south from the nature walk at John U.
It is very close to I-95 and just a few blocks away from Jefferson Park.
There are a few in the Richmond area, and they are well worth a visit.
After a few rounds of golf at the Alpine Resort Golf Course, you can enjoy a quiet dinner at the Hof Restaurant.
Free delivery is available with a minimum order, but a few tables are available if you want to eat on the premises.
The coffeehouse is a popular lunch spot where a few K-9 companions are always in attendance.
Swimming, biking, climbing, shopping, and eating are just a few experiences that you might take with you.
Below are just a few of the restaurant choices that the city of Honolulu has to offer.
Poor Richard's Restaurant 2233 East Lincoln WayCheyenne, WY 82001(307) 635-5114www.poorrichardscheyenne.com The Little Bear Inn The Little Bear Inn is located a few miles north of downtown Cheyenne, Wyoming.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 5541(612) 724-3009alventorestaurant.com Cave Vin Cave Vin is one of the few French restaurants that can be found in Minneapolis.
If you are planning a trip to Charleston and are looking for the best places to eat when your daily explorations are over, there are a few top-notch restaurants recommended by diners.
Many try and very few outside of Chicago have managed to do it, but as Joey D's is owned by a Chicago native, this Chicago-style eatery ranks at the top of Bradenton pizza places.
Bristol Seafood Grill Dine in a restaurant that prepares the freshest seafood in the area when you eat at the Bristol Seafood Grill in Creve Coeur, just a few minutes east of downtown St.
Although there are only a few vegetarian choices, prices are affordable at about $25 as of 2009.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147(215) 465-1440taqueriaveracruzana.comLa Lupe is a small BYOB that provides better food than ambiance but has authentic food although there are few meatless dishes.
As of 2009, most entrees are between $16 and $30 and there are few vegetarian options.
They offer large portions but few vegetarian options.
There are only a few vegetarian items on the menu.
The menu includes plenty of seafood choices as well as some "local favorite" chicken and beef dishes and, of course, a few vegetarian options.
The restaurant also features music a few nights a week in the back room bar area.
Located at the southern end of Puget Sound in Washington, Olympia is within a few hours drive of Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier National Park and North Cascade National Park.
Chicago has many fine restaurants, but a few stand out from the rest.
Whether you take an early morning hike through one of the city's parks or participate in one of the many weekend outdoor programs offered through the Calgary Outdoor Centre, save a few moments to enjoy these top brunch spots in Calgary.
The cheese steak is sold at many restaurants and stands throughout Philadelphia, but there are a few cheese steak stands that are more famous than the average Philadelphia cheese steak vendor.
Family Attractions Miniature golf, museums and paint ball are just a few of the attractions Maine offers.
The restaurant is located in Boston's North End in a 17th-century row house a few door down from Paul Revere's house.
And few places can rival the Dallas area's steak houses.
Chinese Pavilion is one of the few Chinese restaurants in the area using certified angus beef.
The menu is based on shellfish, with a few fresh fish, meat and chicken entrees to round it out.
This makes Austin one of the most fun destinations for dining, although there are a few places that are worthy of special mention.
There's few foods as healthy as fresh seafood, which is perfect for those who like to stay active by hiking, biking and other outdoor activities.
These islands are a great place for boating, hiking, wading swimming or even camping, which is allowed in a few places.
One of the few lobster shacks with an indoor dining room, its season lasts a little bit longer than other shacks, opening in March and closing at the end of October.
And, for the real danger-seekers, the summit offers the Knife Edge--a perilous and narrow ridge a few miles long with steep drops on either side.
Regulars tend to eat at the sushi bar, but there are a few tables as well.
Maine is a place that spoils vacationers with many choices, but a few stand out among the crowd.
Nu Hotel Comfortable and modern design makes the Nu Hotel a fascinating place to spend a few days.
A good idea is to either take a guide into the field when trying to identify snakes, or to memorize the details of a few species that are of interest before setting out.
A few minutes later they all marched in and took their places at the table.
We... actually, I... was thinking about adopting a few wild horses from out west where they have too many.
They would purchase a few things for Christmas tomorrow.
A few minutes after they left, Felipa arrived with an older woman she introduced simply as Maria.
Carmen couldn't make out more than a few words, but one of them was mare.
This came in by currier a few minutes ago, sir.
I think a few days cleaning in the stable would pay for it.
Then he put a few chunks of carrots and potatoes on the plate.
He worked quietly for a few minutes and then finally turned his attention to Carmen.
A few days later when Carmen and Destiny were visiting Katie, the issue popped out of her mouth in another conversation.
A few times she nodded off, but for the most part she was able to stay awake until Alex arrived the next morning with Katie.
Carmen dozed in the chair a few times off and on until about midnight.
Destiny woke and ate a few bites before going back to sleep.
A few seconds later Alex answered the phone.
He said Destiny's fever had broken and if she continued to improve, they would take the tent off her bed in a few days.
I'll be home in a few minutes.
Then she unbuttoned the first few buttons on his shirt and slipped her arms around his neck.
He took a few sips and finally broached the subject.
It may take a few minutes, but he'll catch on.
You haven't many teeth left, Jim, but the few you have are sharp enough to make me shudder.
In a few minutes they had forgotten about the birds.
"There are few men who can draw so good a picture of a fly," he said.
But he had never seen any pictures except a few small ones in a book.
In a few minutes the room was filled with gentlemen.
It would just take several hours as opposed to a few minutes.
Dialysis came a few years later, then chemotherapy, then the defibrillator, then the polio vaccine; then came cloning, then a kidney transplant.
Today, for just a few hundred dollars, you can get a copy of your genome.
Consider just a few of the mechanisms by which the Internet promotes trade that otherwise would not have occurred.
Because nanites are so small, they require little in the way of raw materials, just a few molecules here and there.
A few airline flights went non-smoking.
A few weeks later her style is more nearly correct and freer in movement.
When I visit England they want me to come to see them, and stay a few weeks.
Only a few of my kind friends in Boston know anything about the library.
I should like much to see it, and to obtain a few copies if possible.
A little later, when the rush and heat of achievement relax, we can begin to expect the appearance of grand men to celebrate in glorious poetry and prose the deeds and triumphs of the last few centuries.
To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.
The human race is interested in these experiments, though a few old women who are incapacitated for them, or who own their thirds in mills, may be alarmed.
What the Roman and Grecian multitude could not hear, after the lapse of ages a few scholars read, and a few scholars only are still reading it.
There is in this town, with a very few exceptions, no taste for the best or for very good books even in English literature, whose words all can read and spell.
A few minutes later the eldest sister came out with a pale hard face, again biting her underlip.
After reading a few lines, he glanced angrily at Berg, then, meeting his eyes, hid his face behind the letter.
The Tsar stopped a few minutes in front of the hussars as if undecided.
He paced up and down a few times in silence, but his eyes glittered feverishly and his lips quivered as he began speaking.
He was as careful of the sowing and reaping of the peasants' hay and corn as of his own, and few landowners had their crops sown and harvested so early and so well, or got so good a return, as did Nicholas.
Books were very scarce and very precious, and only a few men could read them.
A few such trees in the backyard behind your condo, cabin, or yurt would be enough to satisfy your power requirements.
For a few minutes they held on to each other, kissing as if they hadn't seen each other in a week.
Christmas was only a few days away, and yet it didn't seem like Christmas.
The best way to make a chair, known only by a few craftsmen, would be used to make all the chairs better.