A train hit their car.
You hit the nail again.
And then it hit her.
Sleep seemed unlikely, but it must have happened shortly after her head hit the pillow.
He threw the canteen and it hit Two's cheek.
She hit the speed dial button.
Bordeaux hit the sand on his feet, a rifle in his hands.
Two caught her before she hit the ground.
Pierre noticed that after every ball that hit the redoubt, and after every loss, the liveliness increased more and more.
She floored the car's accelerator, closed her eyes, and prayed she hit him.
She crawled out of bed, snapping on the light as her stocking feet hit the floor.
I'd never hit you.
"You hit me," he managed at last.
Cade's' chair scraped the floor and his boot heels hit the floor twice before he grabbed her waist.
She wanted to hit him.
It took three tries bracketing the time before they hit on the culprit.
Brandon hit the breaks, and the car started to slide sideways... directly into the path of the Mack truck.
The way Mr. Cooms cautioned us hit home with me.
Hit him with an ax, eh!...
She willed the magic to hit its target.
At their silence, another thought hit her.
She hit the soft sand and he was instantly on top of her, wrestling the whip from her hand.
She collected what she could find and perched in a chair, reading until sundown, when the hunger pangs hit her again.
Then I'll hit the road once more.
All the profound plans about cutting off and capturing Napoleon and his army were like the plan of a market gardener who, when driving out of his garden a cow that had trampled down the beds he had planted, should run to the gate and hit the cow on the head.
"Mr. Cooms hit the nail squarely when he cautioned us to be careful," my wife said.
Twist your hip more when you hit with the left.
On the flight down to Washington a strange and perhaps unfair thought hit me.
He hit his forehead with the palm of his hand.
When the soldier is hit by a cannonball, rags are as becoming as purple.
They say fifty thousand people have hit their web site!
Suddenly, her bracing arm hit air.
A bullet fired by a French sharpshooter hit him in the fleshy part of his leg.
It has lots of seating for the entire family and is a good place to fill up after the slopes before you hit the highway.
That's right, hit him on the snout--on his snout!
Geez. Looks like it's been hit by a locomotive.
She threw the covers back and gasped as her feet hit the cold floor.
Cody, sprawled in the middle of the street after being hit by a car, blood trickling from his skull into a nearby storm drain.
In the long run men hit only what they aim at.
I didn't know if I'd catch a cab or a bus would hit me.
He rolled up the newspaper and hit her playfully on the backside as she walked away.
At first she was too stunned to respond, and then passion hit her like the fiery breath of a dragon.
"I called off the hit on your woman," Damian said.
One of their safe houses was hit earlier.
We'll need to hit fast then evac.
Take this and this!' and I hit him so pat, stwaight on his snout...
He looked as if she had hit him in the stomach.
She turned around and walked three steps before it hit her.
He rolled his eyes and hit the side of his head with the heel of his hand.
We don't know when it happened so we tried twice to hit the time and struck out and called it quits.
He drew his sword to hit the boy with its flat side.
In any case, it seems better to me than irradiating corn, planting it, and hoping to hit a jackpot.
Either I shall kill him, or he will hit me in the head, or elbow, or knee.
"I'll make you a deal," he spoke evenly, "you don't hit me and I won't hit you."
She flinched, but he didn't hit her this time.
But then, it was like him not to reveal his thoughts or concerns – unless the mood hit him.
Do you think he might hit you?
The answer surprised her, but for some reason she was sure he wouldn't hit her.
If you'd fired me, or even hit me...
"I was back again!" he said as excited as a little leaguer with his first hit."
Then take the first hit.
Whatever had happened, the man before her was hurting still, like she did when her father hit her.
Jule wouldn't hit her as her father did.
He stood there, frustrated, as another thought hit him.
She walked up the street to a better vantage point, curious to see what he hit.
Whoever is taking out the recruits knows who to hit first.
It was dark, cold, and the shots hit the man with lopsided shoulders, dropping him dead to the ground.
A sense of familiarity hit her as they neared a clump of rocks.
No. I've never even hit anyone.
Her back hit the wall.
Her heel hit the solidness of a wall, and she tried to bolt.
You can hit me.
I still wouldn't hit you.
Maybe I gave him a swat on his diaper when he was a toddler, but I never really hit him.
Three of 'em came in the door and they knocked her down and hit her—after she tossed the toaster at them.
I told her I could never be that mean—I'd never, ever hit one of my children.
I always hit a different church when I'm on the road.
If he could hit a little white ball, he'd be a legend in the 'hood!
"He could hit the ball, too," Fred added.
Almost immediately, he hit the brakes.
Getting shot isn't something I'm proud of, but I can assure my opponent, regardless of the body part hit, there isn't anything funny about it.
Bullets started flying in all directions and I was hit.
Did Fitzgerald tell you Cynthia hit him?
I did run the prints and there was no hit.
We didn't exactly hit it off.
He made me get undressed and that's when Ralph hit him.
Darkyn's question hit home.
She hit him playfully.
Through the window she saw Alex vault the fence and hit the ground running.
Jonathan and Señor Medena hit it off from the minute they met, and by the time he left, Jonathan was calling him grandpa.
He flung one of his knives at the tree line, not caring if he hit anything or not.
Full-blown panic hit her.
The flutter of a black trench coat blended with the dark sky as Gabriel twisted them in midair, so he'd hit back first, with her protected in his arms.
Before they hit the concrete, darkness swallowed them, and they fell through a cold, damp place punctuated by strange yellow doors.
They hit the ground hard.
You hit the ground before I could catch you, he said.
"Gabriel hit you?" she demanded.
It made more sense than Wynn being hit by Gabe.
I don't think you mean getting hit by a car, do you?
Based on her medical records, the tumor didn't grow until she hit puberty and didn't interfere with her ability to function before a few years ago, Wynn started.
She heard herself scrape against the wall as she fell and was out before she hit the floor.
He's Death's hit man.
She stared at him, backing out of his reach until the back of her knees hit a chair and she dropped into it.
Being underground meant he was a much harder target to hit, yet despite his attempts to convince his brother to act likewise, he'd not yet succeeded.
It's hit and miss on what'll happen.
She balled up a fist and looked at it, wondering how to hit him.
He shot lightning at her that bounced off and hit an inmate.
Don't know the size of the storm about to hit you, do you.
His command was weak, yet the air around her stiffened until she hit an invisible wall.
She wanted to scream at him, hit him, send him far away.
"I'll tell Aisha not to hit on him," Megan said.
It disappeared before it could hit the ceiling.
She hit the wall hard and landed on the ground, unconscious.
He wouldn.t have been hurt if not for her, and Hannah may not have been dragged into the Immortal world if she hadn.t hit the radar of Kris.
He was about to address Kiki again when Katie.s angry words hit him.
They mature slowest of all Immortals, but when they hit certain points in angel years, they jump to the next human stage of maturity, Helga said.
Did you get hit on the head or something?
She laughed at his latest attempt to hit on her.
Kiera grunted as she hit the ground, and he wrapped an arm around her.
It'd hit her on the spaceship ride home and had only grown deeper.
I'll bet I hit the nail on the head when I said she was in Ouray to meet some guy.
I told him men didn't hit women but he nodded 'Yes they do.'
With all the activity over the holidays, Dean hadn't had a chance to hit the beautiful slopes of nearby Telluride.
He earned a quick look from Cynthia, but the remark hit home.
I'd be getting just what I deserved if I hit you.
"Well," she said, "he hit on me the first time I set eyes on him.
He hit a comfortable pace and stayed there as he peddled past the cemetery and the open meadows where a herd of elk grazed near the river to his left, standing at attention near the edge of the tall cottonwoods that lined the bank.
"I wasn't going to hit him," Franny said, "but I couldn't help it.
She turned her naked body away from the glare and his eyes, as if expecting to be hit.
The downside was someone always managed to hit Jackson with a bullet or two or drive a knife into him, and break the tip off in a bone.
Jackson wondered, is this guy actually going to try to hit me?
He'd hit some local bars later until he found just what he wanted.
It hit him so hard, he guessed, because she had no cover-up scent on.
I would be too worried I'd hit something.
By the way, your picnic basket was a big hit.
When he hit the master switch that bathed all the cars at once in light, he turned to watch her reaction.
I might hit something.'
Well, Miss Sidwell, I'd say you're a big hit with high society.
When Jackson awoke, reality did not hit immediately.
Yeah, I feel like I've been hit by a truck.
What if I hit something?
She was a big hit.
Your pork chops were a big hit, by the way.
It hit her like a sack of corn.
As Carmen glanced around the coop for something to use as a weapon, one of the chickens ricocheted off the wall and hit her head.
Her knees hit the floor with a grinding jolt, and the fox seized the opportunity.
He hit the floor on all fours and snapped at the hen as she rolled by.
By the end of the meal, it was obvious that they had hit it off well together.
Katie hit the accelerator and the wheels spun wildly, instantly coating Carmen and Alex with mud.
She threw the covers back and rolled out of bed, gasping when her bare feet hit the cold floor.
Her knee hit the solid chunk of wood with a nauseating thump.
Josh hit the floor with enough force to take the breath out of the average man.
He barely hit me.
I didn't mean to hit you.
She hit the ground like a sack of grain and scrambled away from him, gasping for air and rubbing her neck.
But then, Katie didn't expect them to hit it off, either.
It hit her as she was dressing to go to the party.
Adrenaline hit her as she realized this was not a drill.
The major cities in the East hit by nukes were marked in red with concentric circles that faded to orange, yellow, and finally green as they stretched west.
Brady approached the five soldiers in urban gray tactical suits crowded around the small box with a hole still smoking from a hit by a wayward laser bullet.
He hit the ground with a grunt, one ear ringing and his face stinging from pelting, hot debris.
She had a laser gun, even if she couldn't hit a target two feet in front of her.
Curses indicated she'd hit him but not killed him.
Her head cleared enough for her to see she'd hit one of his arms, which was drenched with blood.
We'll be a harder target to hit if we're separated, Brady said.
"I thought you wanted to hit the comms site today," Dan added.
The ground shook beneath them as the weapons hit the ground.
She was ready to break down crying and throw herself out of the helo in the hopes she didn't die when she hit the water.
Once it hit water, it would inflate, and the water-breather would activate.
The terror on Lana's face was fresh in his thoughts, and he heard her scream again as he was flung from the helo, before it hit the water.
She opened her eyes slowly, surprised to see she'd hit the man square in the back of the head.
Kiki didn't have a chance to answer before the wooden door to their prison creaked open. Rhyn's head spun as he was hauled up and dragged into a well-lit hallway. Light and shadows wreaked havoc on his sense of place and time until he hit the cool stone floor again.
Katie dumped a few of the cubes into her hand with another look at Andre. She drew a deep breath and tossed the cubes after Gabriel. She stopped walking as the cubes hit the ground behind him.
The tree dropped, caught, and dropped him again, catching him half a second before he hit the ground. He landed on his back at Ully's feet. The scientist knelt beside him, one hand on his head.
Maybe you just want to hit me while I'm down.
Naw. Jeff would hit all of the districts a few times a year, spend two, sometimes three days depending on the need.
Did Jake hit the lottery?
Sooner or later you hit the guys with the bucks and somebody tosses you money so you'll go away.
"Us old timers need to hit the sack early," Fred lied.
I figured he was going to hit on me but he never did nothing.
Although the heavy rain was holding off, there was a feeling it was only a matter of time before the full fury hit.
The drinks arrived in glasses better designed for raising fish than serving alcohol—a sure hit with the traveling salesmen.
You just hit on my favorite pastime.
So, I haven't hit yet but I'm still trying.
He had already stopped for lunch and was rolling toward mile 47 when a sudden thought from nowhere hit him between the eyes.
Vinnie screamed, You can't hit me!
If we hit a dead end, it's a dead issue.
The man Dean had hit sat on the floor, glazed eyes open, with a look of stupor on his face.
The old man grabbed a metal trashcan from the curb and in one motion swung it at the car, scoring a direct hit on the windshield.
Dean woke up feeling as if a truck had hit him, backed up and rolled over him a couple more times just to make sure.
"Are you sure it was the family that hit him?" asked Dean.
After a misty sunrise, a plateful of pancakes and the first ten miles, his legs hit a nice smooth cadence.
It didn't take him long to hit the rest area— he was one of the first riders, a regular Greg LeMonde.
There was another concern—once the bikers hit the lower elevation and the heat of the afternoon, they would be shedding outer gear and perhaps identifying numbers with them.
Then his front wheel twisted violently and he knew the tire had blown a second before he hit the sand at the shoulder and felt himself twisting and rolling in the grass and sharp rocks at the edge of the roadside.
He retreated toward the bathroom just as the door opened—and just as Dean hit the light switch and rolled to the floor, flooding the room in brightness.
He hit Burgess, even if he only wounded him.
And then the source hit her again with a hard cramp.
What was downstream that it might hit?
Exhaustion took over as soon as her head hit the pillow.
The full import of his actions hit her, bringing a flood of warmth to her face.
This looks like you were hit with a board.
I hit it on the edge of the stall when I was running from him.
Something buzzed by her head and hit the pond, skipping across the smooth surface.
For a moment she thought Josh was going to hit her.
She hit every red light on the way and arrived at the airport fifteen minutes later than she had anticipated.
She slapped him before he could get the word out — an open hand across the face as hard as she could hit.
I shouldn't have hit you.
I thought he was going to hit me.
Has he ever hit you — intentionally, I mean?
Only once had Josh actually hit her, and Alex had been there.
Josh had intended to hit Alex, but she had jumped between them.
He never actually hit me, but ...
That was when it hit her.
Don't you hit me!
She was lifting the suitcase into the trunk when the second pain hit.
She barely made it to the porch steps when the third pain hit.
A strange sensation made her glance down and she saw the drop of blood hit the porch.
He hit the ground with a grunt and rolled over, staring up at Carmen.
She says you hit her.
I fell when you hit me.
Alex vaulted the porch rail and hit the ground on the run.
I didn't hit her.
"Hit," Alex corrected gently.
And if everyone who hit their spouse landed in jail, we might be rather shocked at the percentage.
Do you think he will hit her again if he finds out?
He said he didn't hit her.
He was drinking again and ... he ran off the road and hit a tree.
Then the first wave of the Schism hit.
Jenn's gaze went to Sofi's protruding belly, and she was hit with both urgency and fear.
The Black God was fighting nearby, hurling black clouds at the Others then trying not to get hit by lightning in return.
he hit the hard ground with a grunt.
He hit hard, rolling in time to see the sky disappear.
Light exploded into her mind as she hit the bottom, followed by darkness.
The dirt hit his body with a hollow thud.
Finally she opened her eyes and leaned forward, screaming when the pain hit her again.
If he had hit her, it wouldn't have been a bigger shock.
As Dad used to say, a hit dog always hollers.
She aimed and hit him in the stomach.
It bounced off the wall and hit the floor, parts flying off as it slid across the hardwood floor.
He flinched as if he'd been hit, and she continued.
The copper tray hit the bottom of the can with a loud clatter, spewing ashes into the stale office air.
Regardless, Clarissa's sugar coated barbs hit their mark all too often.
The chances are slim to none that a tornado will hit this cabin, as sheltered as it is by the hills.
Just when I think the light is green, you hit the breaks and sling out a caution sign.
Denton's head jerked back and hit the wall with a sharp crack.
No one had ever dared hit him before.
If he thinks that, why do you suppose he hit me when he thought I was going to say it?
The second spell hadn't hit yet, or he wouldn't be on his feet.
She knew the moment the second spell hit.
The cool night hit his skin simultaneously with the warning he least wanted to sense.
She got hit by a car.
For a moment, she was certain the newcomer was going to hit the teen.
Had she maybe just passed out and hit her head?
I can cover up the girls who accidentally get hit by cars.
He felt like he'd been hit by a hurricane.
"One hit, I'm out," she said to Dusty.
She groaned as hunger and need hit her hard once more, the way it did the last time he bit her.
"I don't hit women either, unlike your boyfriend or whoever is making your evenings miserable," he added.
You can't hit on me or anything else.
The sudden images of Jonny sending in a hit squad on Xander or blowing up his condo went through her mind.
"I keep telling her to hit him the way she does me," he replied.
"I do not hit you!" the woman in the ring retorted.
Jessi felt like she'd been mentally hit by a truck.
The pang of worry that hit her was so sharp, she gasped.
Diff selection: mark the radio boxes of the versions to compare and hit enter or the button at the bottom.
As we never can hit the bull's eye, we must have literally endless opportunities of aiming at it, so as to get indefinitely nearer the central spot.
If we did hit the exact mark, apparently we need no longer be immortal.
A great deal of popular theism is undoubtedly hard hit by it; for popular theism is apt to throw its arguments together in very random fashion.
The middle division, which extends from Samsat to Hit, is about 720 m.
The only riverain towns of any importance on this stretch of the river to-day are Samsat, Birejik, Deir, `Ana and Hit.
Just above `Ana are rapids, and from this point to Hit the river is full of islands, while the bed is for the most part narrow, leaving little cultivable land between it and the bluffs.
Between `Ana and Hit there were anciently at least four island cities or fortresses, and at the present time three such towns, insignificant relics of former greatness, Haditha, Alus or el-`Uzz and Jibba still occupy the old sites.
About half-way between `Ana and Hit, in the neighbourhood of Haditha, the river has a breadth of 300 yds., with a depth of r8 ft., and a flood speed of 4 knots.
At this point we begin to encounter sulphur springs and bitter streams redolent with bitumen, a formation which reaches its climax at Hit, where a small stream (the " river of Ahava " of Ezra viii.
The middle Euphrates, from Samsat to Hit, is to-day an avenue of ruins, of which only the more conspicuous or important have been indicated here.
Hit stands almost at the head of the alluvial deposit, about 550 m.
At Hit the river is from 30 to 35 ft.
The first of these canals, taken off on the right bank of the river a little below Hit, followed the extreme skirt of the alluvium the whole way to the Persian Gulf near Basra, and thus formed an outer barrier, strengthened at intervals with watch-towers and fortified posts, to protect the cultivated land of the Sawad against the incursions of the desert Arabs.
Dholahtaf, but is now known as the Cherra-Saadeh, and is in the popular tradition said to have been excavated by a man from Basra at the behest of a woman of Hit whom he desired to make his wife.
At the present time the river is navigated by sailing craft of some size from Hit downward.
were divided into French and Italian factions, which wrangled over the election for nearly three years in the midst of great popular excitement, until finally, stirred by the eloquence of St Bonaventura, the Franciscan monk, they entrusted the choice to six electors, who hit on Visconti, at that time accompanying Edward of England on the crusade.
They crushed a civilization already hard hit; and it took two or three centuries for the artistic spirit, instinct in the Aegean area, and probably preserved in suspended animation by the survival of Aegean racial elements, to blossom anew.
At the Calydonian boar-hunt her arrows were the first to hit the monster, for which its head and hide were given her by Meleager.
It is true that in 1823 Fraunhofer, inspired by his observations upon gratings, had very nearly hit the mark.'
It is of course possible that Map's rise at court may have been due to his having hit the literary taste of the monarch, who, we know, was interested in the Arthurian tradition, but it must be admitted that direct evidence on the subject is practically nil, and that in the present condition of our knowledge we can only advance possible hypotheses.
At the end of words the English t is really aspirated, a breath being audible after the t in words like bit, hit, pit.
The eye is small, with round pupil, which is so much contracted by the light when the snake is taken out of the water that the animal becomes blinded and is unable to hit any object it attempts to strike.
Its main characteristic is perhaps best hit off by Charles Lamb when he calls it "genteel."
So sudden had been their onset that very few were hit until the infantry had been passed; then the latter, recovering from the shock, turned and fired into the cavalry from behind, whilst a whole fresh division of French horsemen charged them in flank.
In round numbers one-third of their effectives had fallen - most of them in the first great rush forward at 5.30 p.m.; but actually they had been more or less under fire since about 2 p.m., and many were hit by French shells plunging into the turmoil about St Privat from 8 to 10 p.m.
The third salvo hit the " Good Hope " forward at about 7:9 P.M.
The " Scharnhorst " was hit twice with little injury; the " Gneisenau " received three hits, one of which bent the flap of the after turret, an injury of little moment.
Visionary as his educational schemes (chiefly promulgated in Emile) are in parts, they are admirable in others, and his protest against mothers refusing to nurse their children hit a blot in French life which is not removed yet, and has always been a source of weakness to the nation.
To save himself he hit upon the novel and terrible expedient of uniting the Tatars and the Cossacks Cossack in a determined onslaught upon the Republic, whose Rebellion of inward weakness, despite its brave outward show, 1648.
Amymone having thrown her spear at a stag, missed it, but hit a satyr asleep in the brake.
Thy wyll be fulfilled, as well in erth, as hit ys in heven.
above the sea, to somewhere about Hit (Is = Id), where, probably less than 150 ft.
The Tharthar (Assyrian Tartar, in Tukulti-Ninib II.'s inscription) begins in the Sinjar range and runs southwards, to lose itself in the desert a little above the latitude of Hit.
Bitumen is found at Hit, whence perhaps its name (Babylonian Id in Tukulti Ninib II.'s inscription referred to above), and near the Tigris.2 Climate.
established more direct relations between Mesopotamia and Babylon, his work was presently undone by the vigorous campaigns of Tiglath-pileser I., who seems to have even won Egypt's sanction of his succession to the Hittite claims. The newly recovered (1909) tablet of Tukulti-Ninib, the grandfather of Shalmaneser II., is interesting from its account of an expedition down the course of the Tharthar to Hit = Id (river and town now first mentioned in cuneiform sources) and up the Euphrates to the Khabur district.
Hatra, an interesting fortress which seems to have been Aramaean, fell, and the army advanced to Hit, where it found the fleet that was subsequently transferred to the Tigris.
The Arab tribes in Mesopotamia were Christian, and Heraclius at Edessa hoped for their support; but Karkisiya and Hit succumbed (636), and then Tekrit; and Heraclius retired to Samosata.
Three more shells hit the ship and caused heavy casualties in the crowded decks, but Motor Launch 55 8 (Lt.-Comm.
Her captain, hit in three places and mortally wounded, gave orders to the last, but died before reaching Dover.
Between the Euphrates and the Arabian plateau lie the sacred cities of Kerbela or Meshed-Hosain, and Nejef or Meshed Ali, with a population of 20,000 to 60,000 each, while a number of towns, varying in population from 3000 to 10,000, are found along the Euphrates (Anah, Hit, Ramadieh, Musseyib, Hilla, Diwanieh and Samawa) and the Tigris (Tekrit, Samarra and Kut elAmara).
At various points, especially at Hit, and from Hit southward along the edge of the Arabian plateau occur bitumen, naphtha and white petroleum springs, all of which remain undeveloped.
The barbarians accepted hit terms, and faithfully kept their word in regard to Henrys own lands, although Bavaria, Swabia and Franconia they occasionally invaded as before.
After the marriage of his daughter to the caliph, which was celebrated at enormous expense, an arrangement was made giving the Tulunid sovereign the viceroyalty of a region extending from Barca on the west to Hit on the east; but tribute, ordinarily to the amount of 300,000 dinars, was to be sent to the metropolis.
the waterside is reached an attempt is made to hit Otter.
When, owing to the numerous cases of treachery among the princes, the choice became limited to a few families the plan was hit upon of frequently shifting the prince from one province to the other: the prince of Wallachia, the richer of the two principalities, was always ready to pay a handsome douceur to avert his transfer to Yassy; the prince of Moldavia was equally ready to bribe his supporters at Constantinople to secure his appointment to Wallachia.
groping in the dark (vaga experientia me g a palpatio est), who occasionally hit upon good works or inventions, which, like Atalanta's apples, distracted them from further steady and gradual progress towards universal truth.
Juvenal can paint great historical pictures in all their detail - as in the famous representation of the fall of Sejanus; he can describe a character elaborately or hit it off with a single stroke.
Mintz and others had proved that nitrification was promoted by some organism, when Winogradsky hit on the happy idea of isolating the organism by using gelatinous silica, and so avoiding the difficulties which Warington had shown to exist with the organism in presence of organic nitrogen, owing to its refusal to nitrify on gelatine or other nitrogenous media.
In the second (as in the third) the bronze figure was used; the smaller disk was placed above the figure, upon which it fell when hit, and thence on to the larger disk below.
The prince was wounded in the heat of the action, this being the thirteenth time that he had been hit upon the field of battle.
The sun is a small target for a meteorite coming from infinity to hit, and if this considerable quantity reaches its mark, a much greater amount will circulate round the sun in parabolas, and there is no evidence of it where it would certainly make itself felt, in perturbations of the planets.
Edmund was so hard hit by this last disaster that he offered to divide the realm with Canute;they met on the isle of Alney near Gloucester, and agreed that the son of ~lthelred should keep Wessex and all the South, London and East Anglia, while the Dane should have Northumbria, the five boroughs and Eadrics Mercian earldom.
The Flernings were also hard hit by this collapse of the kings credit, and very naturally lost their enthusiasm for the English alliance.
The villeins, as hard hit as their masters, resented the tightening of old duties, which in some cases had already been commuted for small money rents during the prosperous years preceding the plague.
The latter, hard hit by the manorial difficulties that followed the plague o~f 1348-1349, found their rents stationary or even diminishing, while the price of the commodities from which the former made their wealth had permanently risen.
The Malus Intercursus on the other hand gave England some privileges which she had not before enjoyedexemption from local tolls in Antwerp and Holland, and a licence for English merchants to sell cloth retail as well as wholesalea concession which hit the Netherland small traders and middlemen very hard.
Nevertheless these years of war called for the united action of a national government, and in seeking to gain this 5upport for himself, he hit upon an.
The scheme on which William hit, by the advice of the earl of Sunderland, was that which has since been known as cabinet government.
En 1767 Hargreaves produced the spinning-jenny; Arkwrights;pinning machine was exhibited in 1768; Cromptons mule was ~inished in 1779; Cartwright hit upon the idea of the power,oom in 1784, though it was not brought into profitable use till The Staffordshire potteries had been flourishing under Wedgwood SinCe 1763, and the improved steam-engine was brought into shape by Watt in 1768.
Indeed, as it is, we are already partially acquainted with one of these early intermediate creatures (Tritylodon), which forms a kind of zoological shuttlecock, being, so to speak, hit from one group to another, and back again, by the various zoologists by whom its scanty remains have been studied.
Even on the cardinal point on which Aristotle entered into direct controversy with Plato, the definite disagreement between the two is less than at first appears; the objections of the disciple hit that part of the master's system that was rather imagined than thought; the main positive result of Platonic speculation only gains in distinctness by the application of Aristotelian analysis.
There is a well-known Scottish legend to the effect that a certain old witch was once fired at in her shape as a hare, and that where the hare was hit there the old woman was found to be wounded.
Langstroth, in his measurements, hit upon the happy mean which keeps bees from propolizing or fastening the frames to the hive body, as they assuredly would do if sufficient space had not been allowed for free passage round the side-bars; it is equally certain that if too much space had been provided, they would fill it with comb and thus render the frame immovable.
At Greenwich next day he emphasized the necessity of retaliating against foreign tariffs - "I never like being hit without striking back."
Not the least racy clause in the document compiled about 1389 by the Wycliffites in defence of their defunct teacher is the following: "Hit semes that this offrynge ymages is a sotile cast of Antichriste and his clerkis for to drawe almes fro pore men.
But then, it was like him not to reveal his thoughts or concerns â€“ unless the mood hit him.
"First off, I fell asleep almost as soon as I hit the sack," his enthusiasm continuing.
It was a hit so they souped it up to peddle it to the jocks that were too lazy to use their legs while they trolled for honeys.
It hit me, I think with the handle of the knife and when I went down, he kicked the shit out of me.
If shit was about to hit the fan like he suspected, he'd rather not spend his last days alone.
Before they hit the pavement, they disappeared.
His power hit Darian at the same time he did, and the Grey God crumpled, pinned to the wooden deck.
The Grey God grunted as he hit a column and rose.
He was Czerno's personal hit man, an executioner with no heart or soul.
His master's friend had never hit him, but he scared Two.
Images of his brother played through his thoughts, images of Claire's father presenting her to Darian, of their visible love, of Darian's death, of his own involvement with Claire â€¦ The images hit fast and hard, even as he exited the compound and destroyed it with a flash of power.
He hit her one more time, and she careened against Two, caught between consciousness and darkness.
Three of 'em came in the door and they knocked her down and hit herâ€”after she tossed the toaster at them.
I told her I could never be that meanâ€”I'd never, ever hit one of my children.
The demon lord bristled visibly for a split second, long enough to tell her she hit a nerve.
He didn't know what nerve he hit, but he'd hit something.
Jonathan and SeÃ±or Medena hit it off from the minute they met, and by the time he left, Jonathan was calling him grandpa.
The brunet scientist leaned forward to hit the intercom button.
So long as they didn't put out a hit on one another, they could decimate each other at their own battles, lie, cheat, spy, steal, anything and everything.
Well, I figured the drowning of a child ought to make a big city paper and sure enough, after I checked a few of my sources and a couple of papers, I hit pay dirt!
Brady hit the rally emitter on his command headpiece.
Major Scroll's team was hit with an ambush an hour ago.
The screech of incoming missiles was audible long before they hit, but the laser strikes were silent.
Rhyn stepped into the portal. He crossed fast and leapt through the portal leading to the Caribbean Sanctuary. No sooner had he hit the sandy beach than the restraints of the underworld fled, knocking him off his feet. His body bucked under the influence of power. Sudden pain shot through him, followed by the sensation of his magic snapping back into a bond too strong for him to access.
Ethel took one glance at Dean's occupation and knew she had hit neither a financial bonanza nor a stepping-stone to anything but fiscal mediocrity.
The drinks arrived in glasses better designed for raising fish than serving alcoholâ€”a sure hit with the traveling salesmen.
It didn't take him long to hit the rest areaâ€” he was one of the first riders, a regular Greg LeMonde.
There was another concernâ€”once the bikers hit the lower elevation and the heat of the afternoon, they would be shedding outer gear and perhaps identifying numbers with them.
He retreated toward the bathroom just as the door openedâ€”and just as Dean hit the light switch and rolled to the floor, flooding the room in brightness.
She slapped him before he could get the word out â€” an open hand across the face as hard as she could hit.
Has he ever hit you â€” intentionally, I mean?
The feeling hit her with such sudden force that her voice rose almost to a frantic level.
At least, it is one of very few places which don't hit you about the head and spout religious jargon.
To hear it play just hit "Walking in the Rain With the One I Love."
Smart bombs were used during the Gulf War with pinpoint accuracy they hit their target.
There is no physical reason why any of us should not more consistently serve aces or hit perfect returns.
activate when they hit the water.
StokeÃ¢s reply started badly when Chris Finch was hit on the thigh and dubiously adjudged lbw in the second over.
They got a lot worse when I hit adolescence.
For instance, " The boy hit the ball " contains three descriptive holes: " The adjective boy adverb hit the adjective ball.
The assumption was that when he hit the afterburner, he blew himself up.
strong aftershocks continued to hit Japan the country's deadliest earthquake in almost a decade.
It must be small enough to remain airborne without being too small to hit the target.
airplay hit by sending out copies of his single under a disguised name of Black Knight.
Hit it hard with a fist at least 100 times to remove any air pockets and make it an oval shape.
On November 24th 1940 the Temple Church was hit by an air raid and the church was partially destroyed.
We survived 50 podcasts, just in time for Radio twist to hit the airwaves.
almighty scramble saw Hyde hit the bar three times before the ball was cleared.
Of hit tv luxury chest in chips was recently summer center Andrew.
Born Romantic, David Kane's highly anticipated follow up to UK hit This Year's Love closes the festival.
Bald Eagle - I went a bit overboard with the farmyard noises on this, but I liked the way Winston hit the anvil.
The condenser aperture controls the fraction of the beam which is allowed to hit the specimen.
rich aristocrats paid engineers to explore on their estates, digging deep shafts, hoping to hit coal.
Winning a combat round with a relative degree of +1 means you probably hit where the opponent is most heavily armored.
Goodnight, fellas and watch the door doesn't hit yer arses on the way out!
arsempard couldnt hit a cow's ass with a banjo.
It includes artistes of international standing and those set to hit the headlines in the months ahead.
art theaterre the election, a film about Iraq hit art house theaters around the country.
So just how often does the Earth get hit by asteroids?
And what would happen if a giant asteroid hit Earth?
The band wowed the audience with their brand of rap ultimately slamming the audience with their chart hit ' ' Where Is The Love?
Two climbers have been killed after being hit by an avalanche near Ullapool.
But an unexpected return of warm monsoon weather hit, causing a massive avalanche.
In this case the forward false cast is hit high and continued into a straight line backcast without any water contact.
hit more backdoor very well for locally grown herbs don't actually use.
I hit my right hand on the track pretty hard, and got a sore backside, the bike was OK tho!
However, rewind back a couple of weeks and against Watford we couldn't hit a cow's backside with a banjo.
But trial all-postal ballots in four English regions were hit by delays and some fraud allegations.
It's a pretty ballsy place for a hit.
In Nigeria, armed bandits - who have hit five vehicles - are a bigger threat.
barracuda bass and mad keyboard solo courtesy of planet psychedelia made this a strange hit.
What I do know is that I hit a rocket about 15 feet over the third baseman 's head down the left field line.
The third ball hit the batsman 's pad half way up the leg.
batty old woman decided to hit me with a walking stick in a train station washroom.
When I hit the last berm, my back wheel washed out, and I ended up in the dirt.
big hit at the Nautical Inn!
big timet will be a landmark case, " Roberts vs. Regina " will surely hit the media big-time!
The crew of the Sauropod hit trouble when their ship is pulled into a strange, tiny black hole.
Shortly after this picture was taken, I was hit over the head with an inflated bladder on a stick.
Where the bomb blast hit at its peak, massive damage was done.
No blizzard of virus attacks Linux systems are not hit by the blizzard of virus attacks typically associated with other software.
Suddenly, the weather deteriorated and they were hit by a white-out blizzard.
The lack of action blockbusters or event movies that usually bring in the cash has hit hard.
Even more mysteriously, the train thought to have hit the man has no bloodstains on the wheels.
Sadly for him, it hit a divot, taking a big bobble in the process.
If you hit a triple bogey at golf, the next hole can be a birdie.
The footage also showed a Warrior tank being hit by home-made gasoline bombs hurled by people in the crowd.
Yet The Creation never had a bona fide hit single in either Britain or the US.
First I tidied up the yard, lit a bonfire, then left, out of the yard (didn't hit the gate!
bongos hit enthusiastically in the background.
Monster hit after hit was met with scattered applause and loud boos.
boogie man I am an up coming artist in the Rap game come check out my new album about to hit the streets.
TV replays showed that the ball took a wicked bounce over his kicking foot off as it hit the returfed goalmouth.
All went well until we hit the problem of how to retract the bowsprit.
boy dolls, Blake and Brandon will hit the groovy scene this fall.
Once during a row, her mother's boyfriend hit her in front of her mother.
Eddie is trying to milk the cows having first hit the homemade apple brandy in a big way.
Fortunately I also have the continuing expert support of Andreas when I hit that brick wall!
He carried on across the road, hit the bike broadside, sending it sliding diagonally across toward us.
broken-winded screws fade away whenever we board the white wonders of HVC and hit the skies.
By the time he got a call from an old drinking buddy in 1934, Wilson had, in AA parlance, hit bottom.
It's not every day that you get to hit the streets wearing plastic bullhorns and body paint.
Rifle shooters for example may be perfectly able to hit a bull's-eye, showing that they have the skill.
In the end, what puts bums on seats is a hit.
If you had to change line and say you hit a bump, then I don't know where you'd end up.
just bung in a couple of blogger tags, hit save, then publish.
bungled burglary, they are unknowingly being hunted by a hit man.
The approach shot must be hit toward the right side of the green to avoid the greenside bunker.
On the 13th hole she hit her drive into a fairway bunker.
He's yr solid gold, disco bunny, cattle rustling, number one hit single, leaning bag of power.
Both witness to a bungled burglary, they are unknowingly being hunted by a hit man.
hit the view cart button to check that your order is correct.
I think I managed to hit a few bystanders with the mud too!
capital of the German province was a particular hit.
Like a caffeine addict failing to resist the lure of a frothy cappuccino, sheÃ¢s back for a second hit.
Get ready to hit the track for some serious fun in your mind-blowing single seater racing car.
The hit is to the right of the strong caret at the specified offset, as determined by the default policy.
The traditional fairground carousel was a big hit with approximately 5,000 rides being given away during the day.
The Norwegian police caught five members of the hit squad and the subsequent court case exposed Mossad's murderous campaign.
There won't be any supermodel tantrums when Leeds students hit the catwalk for charity later this month.
But as scantily-clad groupies guzzled champagne, fellow band Kobai hit the sauce and left the swanky suite coated in the sticky mess.
champagne cocktails at £ 9 a hit.
champagne sorbet hit all the right buttons - it was also terrifically light and refreshing after quite a heavy meal.
In came the chopper so close that we could quite easily have hit it with a thrown snowball.
Europe, hardest hit by its temperature drop, struggles to deal with immigrants from Scandinavia seeking warmer climes to the south.
A dark figure walked through the garden gate; a loud clunk came as metal hit metal, and the gate swung shut.
Hit a red icon, and Larry will either fart or drop a clunker into the conversation, lowering his confidence.
Jolly good champagne cocktails at £ 9 a hit.
Their hit rate was exactly what you´d get by flipping a coin.
comeback king Noel Edmonds, 56, won the Best Daytime Show trophy for Channel 4 hit show Deal or No Deal.
concoct what he thinks will be a hit?
If the public get hit on the head by the ball they could get concussion or even get killed.
How many times I felt embarrassed to enter the confessional and admit that I had said bad words and hit brother.
banning conkers is bonkers 26 October 2004 The latest trend to hit our schools is the banning of conkers.
Gnjilane was hit with two very powerful missiles air cluster bombs banned by international convention.
You receive some of the benefits of Nevada corporation filing without being hit by the double taxation common in S corporation filing without being hit by the double taxation common in S corporations.
cosyn't get too cozy with that - there are enough disasters you can hit which do mean " Game Over, Man!
crates of champagne to celebrate the No 1 hit.
When the skiffle group craze hit Britain in the 1950s he learned a few chords on a second-hand guitar he bought from a classmate.
Actually, the more you can look and talk like a hardened criminal, the higher your chances of being a hit.
This year's Hollywood hit film, Signs, stars Mel Gibson as a farmer who discovers crop circles apparently being created by aliens.
Connor's conversion from quite wide out was unlucky to hit the crossbar ' which was to prove crucial later.
I'll get a phrasebook with " My toothache appears to have returned, do you have a crowbar you could hit me with?
Again, the fight is the same, only fish with giant crowbars will try to hit you.
FineLine are currently one of the most dynamic live bands in the Midlands, wowing crowds from the moment they hit the stage.
The back axle was bent to a 30 degree angle when it hit the curb!
When the ball was played back to McSheffrey, he hit a sixteen yard curler which Austin dived to save.
But Staines responded within four minutes, when Telemaque fed Mark Nwokeji, who hit a curling shot past Stuart Nelson.
The knife hit the word dada, so that is what they named their group.
From the writer of the hit film Calendar Girls, comes The Safari Party, a deliciously dark comedy in three courses.
D-day beaches, they had been hit by friendly fire and American planes killed his comrades.
dead endht until you hit another dead-end and proceed right a second time.
Lasers that are reflected appear as a ' R '; lasers that hit balls dead-on appear as ' H ' .
deaf-mute man who witnesses say was hit by a bullet as he stood on the balcony of his home.
The Black Death hit southeast Wales hard, with certain manors almost totally depopulated.
devastated by the 2000 floods, the worst hit in the UK.
Sooner or later, as more and more homes go digital, there will be a breakthrough hit on a small digital channel.
dignitarys city dignitaries have hit back at claims that their city is shite.
Feeling better about his luck, he used his last dime in a slot machine and hit the jackpot.
dime in a slot machine and hit the jackpot.
With this, they proved that they were not just one hit wonders with the irresistible 'Teenage dirtbag ' .
Learn to fight dirty, and hit below the belt, as often as needed, until Optimum, treatment is made available.
disappeared along with his gun bubble when they had hit the forest canopy.
In 561 it experienced a second earthquake disaster and in the 6 th century was hit with a major plague epidemic.
disco bunny, cattle rustling, number one hit single, leaning bag of power.
When any tribe became disloyal (e.g. through following other gods) disaster hit them.
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