I never shot a gun in my life.
He raised his gun and fired at the great beast.
The warm farmhouse smelled of gun oil and breakfast.
She'd learned self-defense by the age of eleven and how to shoot a gun when she was twelve.
People can't just shoot a gun anywhere they want to, can they?
She waited, watching as he approached the bear, gun ready.
She didn't really care what the dark grey walls, floors, and ceilings were made of or why the floor felt like carpet and looked like gun metal.
The Greek prince withdrew the gun at the small of his back, whipping it towards her.
If they put a gun to my grandson, I'd falter in a minute.
Davis kept his eyes and gun on Bordeaux.
I heard the gun shot.
Finally he came back to the house and put his gun up.
When he opened the glove box, I was sure he'd come out with a gun, but he had a little tablet instead.
I reached under the seat for the gun as I rolled down the window.
All his weapons were kept clean and loaded, from the crossbows to the guns in the gun locker.
There was a sound, like a gun shot, but maybe a firecracker.
I had my gun out when I confronted him.
Soon, with the gun in one hand, he crept back into the cave.
Putnam loaded his gun again.
The gun rang out with a deafening metallic roar, and a whistling grenade flew above the heads of our troops below the hill and fell far short of the enemy, a little smoke showing the spot where it burst.
Amid the smoke, deafened by the incessant reports which always made him jump, Tushin not taking his pipe from his mouth ran from gun to gun, now aiming, now counting the charges, now giving orders about replacing dead or wounded horses and harnessing fresh ones, and shouting in his feeble voice, so high pitched and irresolute.
"Now then, Matvevna, dear old lady, don't let me down!" he was saying as he moved from the gun, when a strange, unfamiliar voice called above his head: "Captain Tushin!
When having limbered up the only two cannon that remained uninjured out of the four, they began moving down the hill (one shattered gun and one unicorn were left behind), Prince Andrew rode up to Tushin.
Though the orders were to abandon the wounded, many of them dragged themselves after troops and begged for seats on the gun carriages.
"How was it a gun was abandoned?" asked Bagration, frowning, not so much at the captain as at those who were laughing, among whom Zherkov laughed loudest.
It didn't take long for him to get home, and when he came in from the garage, he went directly to his gun cabinet and took out a rifle.
No smoking gun revelations resulted from her clandestine research.
I'd say you have few choices; get protection, get a gun or head for the hills.
His reminded her of a cobra about to strike, though he'd pulled the gun up to his shoulder.
"We're not even sure it was a gun shot," Dean cautioned.
Either one of them might have stolen the bony digit from Cynthia's jewelry case and fired a gun at the Lucky Pup Mine.
Lydia's gun rested on the coffee table.
"He has a gun," Cynthia said, as if hesitant to speak in front of the young girl.
The gun was in his hand.
But the gun is a little frightening, Dean said.
"Take a few deep breaths," he said as he took the gun from her hand and slipped it into her holster.
She could have carried a gun, but that would have to be put down so many times that it wouldn't be much help.
When she got home, she was kicking Toby out, buying a gun, and taking back her life.
She didn't understand the rules of this world well enough to know if she were jumping the gun, but what she heard made her very uncomfortable.
If I see a ghost and it gives me a hard time, I'll pull my gun and send it packing!
When his friends heard the gun they pulled the rope quickly and drew him out.
I observed that the vitals of the village were the grocery, the bar-room, the post-office, and the bank; and, as a necessary part of the machinery, they kept a bell, a big gun, and a fire-engine, at convenient places; and the houses were so arranged as to make the most of mankind, in lanes and fronting one another, so that every traveller had to run the gauntlet, and every man, woman, and child might get a lick at him.
I speak of fishing only now, for I had long felt differently about fowling, and sold my gun before I went to the woods.
If they made their bows of it, we make our gun-stocks of it.
In the right stage of the weather a pond fires its evening gun with great regularity.
It is a sort of wooden gun to the people themselves.
Mounting his horse again Prince Andrew lingered with the battery, looking at the puff from the gun that had sent the ball.
As he approached, a ringing shot issued from it deafening him and his suite, and in the smoke that suddenly surrounded the gun they could see the gunners who had seized it straining to roll it quickly back to its former position.
The short, round- shouldered Captain Tushin, stumbling over the tail of the gun carriage, moved forward and, not noticing the general, looked out shading his eyes with his small hand.
The horses were replaced by others from a reserve gun carriage, the wounded were carried away, and the four guns were turned against the ten-gun battery.
The French, who had ceased firing at this field strewn with dead and wounded where there was no one left to fire at, on seeing an adjutant riding over it trained a gun on him and fired several shots.
The nearest soldiers shrank back, the gun driver stopped his horse, but from behind still came the shouts: Onto the ice, why do you stop?
The soldiers near the gun waved their arms and beat the horses to make them turn and move on.
Yes, and you remember how Papa in his blue overcoat fired a gun in the porch?
"To the fifth gun, wheel it up!" came shouts from one side.
The senior officer moved with big, rapid strides from one gun to another with a frowning face.
A single report of a signaling gun followed, and the troops, who were already spread out on different sides of Moscow, moved into the city through Tver, Kaluga, and Dorogomilov gates.
Behind them came more carts, soldiers, wagons, soldiers, gun carriages, carriages, soldiers, ammunition carts, more soldiers, and now and then women.
Her parents, next door at a neighborhood barbeque, were startled by a gun shot.
My little passenger screamed from the back trunk at the sound of the gun shots but he was already dead.
He reached his hand back toward his gun and I released my grip like a hot fry pan.
He indicated her with the gun before turning away without another look.
He placed the tip of a gun to Bianca's head.
He tucked the gun away at the small of his back and looked at Bianca.
He strode from the bedroom, tucking his gun at the small of his back.
The door opened, and she heard the unmistakable sound of a gun being cocked as they entered.
The door was wrenched open, and a man pointed the gun at her.
"A gun?" she gasped.
Why would you carry a gun that's not loaded?
Darian was gone, Jonny distracted by his newfound gun, and she in need of a friend.
He held out his hand to Talon, who plunked a gun into it.
A man with caramel skin, a woman openly armed with a gun, and a man Jule's size with unnatural golden eyes.
Jenn snapped awake and sat, reaching for the gun under her pillow.
She holstered the gun and drew a knife.
He felt Dusty's thoughtful gaze on him and looked up from strapping a gun to his ankle.
Dusty materialized beside him, his gun roaring in the narrow hallway as he mowed down Jilian's men.
I just signed their death warrants, and you think I'd stoop so low as to point the gun at someone because I'm jealous?
Jule freed a gun from the small of his back and pointed it at the vamp beside her.
We've got to start moving everything within twenty-four hours, Lon told them, slinging a machine gun over his shoulder.
He might think you're a sneak thief and shoot you with that big gun he carries.
Dean sniffed the gun and opened the chamber, careful to not make a noise.
Joseph has a gun and I don't like being used for target practice.
I don't know, but his gun has been fired since it was last cleaned.
He also withheld the identity of Josh, Dawkins Sr.'s mine manager, and the fact that someone fired a gun at the mine.
She took Joseph's gun along because she was afraid of bumping into a bear when she agreed to go up the mountain with Faust.
She reached for the gun and slid it into a drawer in the table.
"What about the gun?" he finally asked.
One carried a gun, one had a pitchfork, and the third had an ax.
Early in his presidency, in a 1953 address that would become known as his "Cross of Iron" speech, he declared, "Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
"And then, old fellow, he gives him one in the teeth with the butt end of his gun..." a soldier whose greatcoat was well tucked up said gaily, with a wide swing of his arm.
He was placed on "Matvevna," the gun from which they had removed the dead officer.
"What, are you wounded, my lad?" said Tushin, approaching the gun on which Rostov sat.
"Then what is this blood on the gun carriage?" inquired Tushin.
Very often a wounded animal, hearing a rustle, rushes straight at the hunter's gun, runs forward and back again, and hastens its own end.
The rustle of the battle of Tarutino frightened the beast, and it rushed forward onto the hunter's gun, reached him, turned back, and finally--like any wild beast--ran back along the most disadvantageous and dangerous path, where the old scent was familiar.
The words were spoken softly, but the gun in Davis' hand was convincing.