Even now, the houses were farther apart; some separated by large fields.
The street he was on looked as it had on the television he said, but the houses were absent numbers so it took him a few moments to locate the correct place.
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.
There were thugs in the streets, bars on the windows of sagging houses, and cars on blocks.
And the people whose houses or lives it saves?
In 1813 he was called on to give evidence upon Indian affairs before the two houses of parliament, which received him with exceptional marks of respect.
The houses of the Campidano are mostly built of sun-dried unbaked bricks.
The tombs of their inhabitants are of two classes - the so-called tombe dei giganti, or giants' tombs, and the domus de gianas, or houses of the spirits.
Did the glass houses in your city grow, too?
Besides, there was a still more terrible standing invitation to call at every one of these houses, and company expected about these times.
You see houses a hundred years old standing in areas where tornadoes occur a number of times a year.
So they said, We must go to a new country far away and build schools and houses and churches and make new cities.
He was received in the best houses not merely as a doctor, but as an equal.
As there was not a single town or large village in the vicinity of the camp, the immense number of generals and courtiers accompanying the army were living in the best houses of the villages on both sides of the river, over a radius of six miles.
On her way home at an early hour when she met no one but bricklayers going to work or men sweeping the street, and everybody within the houses was still asleep, Natasha experienced a feeling new to her, a sense of the possibility of correcting her faults, the possibility of a new, clean life, and of happiness.
Houses are set on fire in your presence and you stand by!
Pull down your houses and go into bondage!
They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!
The sun, just bursting forth from behind a cloud that had concealed it, was shining, with rays still half broken by the clouds, over the roofs of the street opposite, on the dew- besprinkled dust of the road, on the walls of the houses, on the windows, the fence, and on Pierre's horses standing before the hut.
Some built little houses of the tufts in the plowed ground, or plaited baskets from the straw in the cornfield.
There were wounded in the yards, at the windows of the houses, and the streets were crowded with them.
The cart in which the officer lay was turned into the Rostovs' yard, and dozens of carts with wounded men began at the invitation of the townsfolk to turn into the yards and to draw up at the entrances of the houses in Povarskaya Street.
Having waited there for Rostopchin who did not turn up, they became convinced that Moscow would be surrendered, and then dispersed all about the town to the public houses and cookshops.
Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.
The news that carts were to be had spread to the neighboring houses, from which wounded men began to come into the Rostovs' yard.
No masters of the houses being found anywhere, the French were not billeted on the inhabitants as is usual in towns but lived in it as in a camp.
As soon as the men of the various regiments began to disperse among the wealthy and deserted houses, the army was lost forever and there came into being something nondescript, neither citizens nor soldiers but what are known as marauders.
There were many such men both in the shops and houses--but there was no army.
Many of them appropriated several houses, chalked their names on them, and quarreled and even fought with other companies for them.
The few inhabitants who had remained invited commanding officers to their houses, hoping thereby to secure themselves from being plundered.
Moscow was set on fire by the soldiers' pipes, kitchens, and campfires, and by the carelessness of enemy soldiers occupying houses they did not own.
The German who knew little French, answered the two first questions by giving the names of his regiment and of his commanding officer, but in reply to the third question which he did not understand said, introducing broken French into his own German, that he was the quartermaster of the regiment and his commander had ordered him to occupy all the houses one after another.
She was listening to the ceaseless moaning of the adjutant, three houses off.
She ran across the street, turned down a side street to the left, and, passing three houses, turned into a yard on the right.
When--free from soldiers, wagons, and the filthy traces of a camp--he saw villages with peasants and peasant women, gentlemen's country houses, fields where cattle were grazing, posthouses with stationmasters asleep in them, he rejoiced as though seeing all this for the first time.
Craftsmen and industrious artisans, return to your work, your houses, your shops, where the protection of guards awaits you!
The Cossacks carried off what they could to their camps, and the householders seized all they could find in other houses and moved it to their own, pretending that it was their property.
There were bazaars, shops, warehouses, market stalls, granaries--for the most part still stocked with goods-- and there were factories and workshops, palaces and wealthy houses filled with luxuries, hospitals, prisons, government offices, churches, and cathedrals.
Gangs of carpenters hoping for high pay arrived in Moscow every day, and on all sides logs were being hewn, new houses built, and old, charred ones repaired.
As he drove through the streets past the houses that had been burned down, he was surprised by the beauty of those ruins.
The cabmen he met and their passengers, the carpenters cutting the timber for new houses with axes, the women hawkers, and the shopkeepers, all looked at him with cheerful beaming eyes that seemed to say: Ah, there he is!
During that twenty-year period an immense number of fields were left untilled, houses were burned, trade changed its direction, millions of men migrated, were impoverished, or were enriched, and millions of Christian men professing the law of love of their fellows slew one another.
What made those people burn houses and slay their fellow men?
Whether you come to Columbus for business or pleasure, be sure to try out one of the city's top steak houses.
Finger Lakes Premier Properties Owning the most properties around the Finger Lakes region, this company rents houses and cottages of all sizes and price ranges.
Anoka, MN 55303(763) 421-3570billysbargrill.com Anthony's Parkway Grille The building that houses Anthony's Parkway Grille was once home to another long-standing restaurant, Benchwarmer Bob's; paranormal activity here was reported for years.
The quieter front section houses pool tables and the dining room, while the back annex holds the bands and a dance floor.
The building now houses a beautiful inn and restaurant.
Specializing in steak, seafood and desserts, the Chart House's peaceful, sophisticated ambiance gives diners the perfect way to unwind after a long day exploring the city or hiking the historic trails.
The area has many steak houses, serving up the finest cuts seasoned and cooked to your liking.
Lakeshore Drive offers a variety of upscale and family-owned and -operated diners and seafood houses.
Albany, New York, houses many German restaurants, bars and clubs that feature authentic, German cuisine.
Many of the houses are from the turn-of-the-century era, lending the area an authentic old-fashioned charm.
According to Lipply Real Estate's website, South Tampa is an upscale area with many higher end houses.
After cycling the 18.1-mile Downriver Ramble, why not stop by one of the area's Italian steak houses.
The Black Hawk State Historical Site is also in Moline, which houses an American Indian museum and miles of hiking trails.
Riverside Park has an aquatic center and a sports complex, Prospect Park houses the Quad City Music Guild and the Ben Butterworth Parkway, a four-mile trail following the scenic Mississippi River for running, walking or biking activities.
Fortunately, the great beef raised in Oklahoma's cattle country finds its way to every corner of the state and to a variety of steak houses.
But not everyone knows that Kansas has a hidden treasure trove of steak houses that serve melt-in-your-mouth tender, and frequently local, beef.
Japanese Style Steak Houses The Yokohama Japanese Steak House in Quincy, Massachusetts, has a diverse menu.
The region has some great Japanese Steak houses for the active traveler visiting the area.
Saltgrass Steak House Saltgrass Steak Houses are scattered throughout Texas, Colorado and southwestern states serving up certified angus beef, ribs, chicken and seafood.
Long a docking point for local fishermen, this oceanside spot still houses their boats, as well as a wide selection of shops, activities and restaurants.
Echo Bay houses the Municipal Marina, one of the most reasonably priced marinas close to New York City (20 minutes away by train).
Enjoy a steak at one of the local steak houses after you have explored the outdoor wonders of Chesterfield.
Columbus also boasts a wide range of world-class steak houses.
Every December, Chef Eric Gillish bakes over 250 gingerbread houses and hosts a decorating event during weekends for $35 a house.
Classified as "One of the Great Steak Houses in the Country," The Pine Club is open for dinner service seven days a week.
Houses in the area have been or are being renovated, but still are in keeping with their funky craftsman or bungalow style.
One of the top-rated steak houses in Dallas, as well as the country, Bob's serves prime steaks, as well as chops and seafood, and huge salads.
Texas is known for its beef and Dallas has some of the best steak houses in the country.
Orange County steak houses definitely hold their own.
Red Lion, Pennsylvania, is a quiet residential community that is famous for its vintage houses.
If your travels take you to Washington County, be sure to check out some of its premier steak houses.
The restaurant offers seafood, pork and pasta dishes and houses an extensive wine selection.
An open and airy restaurant on the main floor, the upper level houses an intimate wine and beer lounge.
There's no shortage of good steak restaurants in Western North Carolina, from single operations to restaurants that are part of a chain, these steak houses pride themselves on quality food, good service, and happy customers.
Columbus, Ohio 43215(614) 621-2333mitchellssteakhouse.com The Top Voted as one of the top 32 steak houses in the U.
When you're in the mood for steak, one of the Fredericksburg's many steak houses will answer the call of hunger with endless options for an enjoyable meal.
HoneyHole also houses a full bar with plenty of local pints on tap.
It has also been voted one of the best steak houses in the United Steaks by Zagat survey.
And few places can rival the Dallas area's steak houses.
Alma School RoadMesa, AZ, 85210(480) 668-6900brickwaybagels.com Waffle House This classic eatery of the South is another good choice if you are seeking an early start, since like Waffle Houses everywhere it is open 24 hours a day.
Many historic cottages have been converted to modern bed and breakfasts, inns, guest houses and inns.
This hotel houses a fine restaurant called The Swan Cafe and a swanky nightclub which goes by the name of the Whiskey Park Lounge.
You can go to the Museum of Fine Art, which houses many wondrous paintings.
Sushi Zen in Arlington Arlington is best known for being home to the Arlington National Cemetery, but it is also the city that houses Sushi Zen.
Tour the Museums Boston's Museum of Science houses an extensive planetarium and the largest lightning-producing facility in the world.
Today, the Buckhorn is one of Denver's most popular steak houses, which features live cowboy music on Thursday through Saturday.
If you tell me every little thing you know or even suspect, I'll just drive away and let you walk down the lane to one of those farm houses we passed.
He slowed as he reached an intersection and made his way through the town to the outskirts, where small houses lined the street.
"Four safe houses in six days have been destroyed," he said.
"Traci found several of the vamps' stash houses here in Tucson," Rainy said, motioning them to follow him into a small, dark study humming with electronics.
He left the library and Traveled to one of the remaining, undiscovered safe houses at the base of one of the mountains.
The gravel road led past a small subdivision, then a few individual houses and small but beautiful Lake Lenoir, before climbing into the open and leading to a beautiful panorama of the Uncompahgre Valley and the snow-capped mountains to the west.
There were small white houses here, one with a dog that barked as she passed.
There were lots of rooming houses but we have no idea how Bird Song was utilized at the turn of the century.
Dean tried to picture the bustling town of a century past, at one time home to a dozen saloons, four restaurants, a newspaper, nearly three hundred houses and more than a thousand inhabitants.
He owned a bunch of 'female boarding houses,' as well.
It's not as if he visited the cribs and houses, looking for prostitutes! she said sternly.
Coronet Park was half way between their two houses, an easy walk from each.
Distressed by the damage, he jogged to the central square, where smaller obelisks marking lesser immortal Houses rose out of the ground.
A gas station that fixed flats, a few houses and the store – that was about it.
He's applying for a patent on a new piece of equipment that will make the way they've been operating chicken houses obsolete.
The corn-growers and the revenue collectors were ruined by exorbitant imposts or by the iniquitous cancelling of contracts; temples and private houses were robbed of their works of art; and the rights of Roman citizens were disregarded.
The houses of the city are built of stone, their walls commonly showing the massive masonry of the Incas at the bottom, crowned with a light modern superstructure roofed with red tiles.
He further endowed it in 1434 with lands in Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire, and his brothers, William and Robert, gave some houses in London in 1427 and 1438.
Its houses are usually one-storeyed, built of adobe and roofed with red tiles; its public buildings are among the finest in Central America.
El-`Azariyeh is a poor village of about thirty families, with few marks of antiquity; there is no reason to believe that the houses of Mary and Martha and of Simon the Leper, or the sepulchre of Lazarus, still shown by the monks, have any claim to the names they bear.
The white-walled houses with their blue-slated roofs, and the numerous trees, give it an attractive appearance.
Less manure is used in these cellars than we generally see in the mushroom-houses of England, and the surface of each bed is covered with about an inch of fine white stony soil.
Among the old houses one, dating from the 16th century, was the birthplace of Blaise Pascal, whose statue stands in a neighbouring square.
Montferrand has several interesting houses of the 15th and 16th centuries, and a church of the 13th,14th and 15th centuries.
During the period when the hair or wig was worn "powdered" or whitened, houses had a special room set apart for the process, known as the powdering-room or closet.
Aguilar "of the Frontier" was so named in the middle ages from its position on the border of the Moorish territories, which were defended by the castle of Anzur, now a ruin; but the spacious squares and modern houses of the existing town retain few vestiges of Moorish dominion.
The town is one of the oldest in Norway, founded in the 8th or 9th century, but the present town is modern, though narrow, winding streets and wooden houses give it an antique appearance.
From the coast, while the modern houses of Bridlington Quay, the watering-place, fringe the shore of Bridlington Bay.
The houses are often of one storey only.
Chimneys are unknown in the older houses; the hearth is in the centre of the chief room, and the smoke escapes through the roof.
An interesting group of Roman houses was found in 1878 at Bacu Abis, 5 m.
Here and there were groups of houses that seemed made of clear glass, because they sparkled so brightly.
The houses of the city were all made of glass, so clear and transparent that one could look through the walls as easily as through a window.
"Why did you wickedly and viciously send the Rain of Stones to crack and break our houses?" he continued.
There were no stairs in their houses, because they did not need them, but on a level surface they generally walked just as we do.
Looking through this opening they could see the Valley of Voe lying far below them, the cottages seeming like toy houses from that distance.
There were odd wooden houses, with carved wooden flowers in the front yards.
The houses of this city had many corners, being square and six-sided and eight-sided.
To one of these houses which had neither doors nor windows, but only one broad opening far up underneath the roof, the prisoners were brought by their captors.
Looking out, they could see into some of the houses near them, where there were open windows in abundance, and were able to mark the forms of the wooden Gargoyles moving about in their dwellings.
Why do some houses get broken into and others don't?
Houses will be built by robots using materials not yet invented that are cheaper and more energy efficient.
Families who owned great houses were able to keep them if they opened them to the public, acted as guides, and only lived in a small part of them.
It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the houses of its children ...
I lived with several others in one of the pleasant houses connected with the school, the house where Mr. Howells used to live, and we all had the advantage of home life.
Many very handsome houses and large soft green lawns around them and trees and bright flowers and fountains.
Man has invented, not only houses, but clothes and cooked food; and possibly from the accidental discovery of the warmth of fire, and the consequent use of it, at first a luxury, arose the present necessity to sit by it.
Surely not more warmth of the same kind, as more and richer food, larger and more splendid houses, finer and more abundant clothing, more numerous, incessant, and hotter fires, and the like.
At present our houses are cluttered and defiled with it, and a good housewife would sweep out the greater part into the dust hole, and not leave her morning's work undone.
There is actually no place in this village for a work of fine art, if any had come down to us, to stand, for our lives, our houses and streets, furnish no proper pedestal for it.
In the course of three or four years, when the country became adapted to agriculture, they built themselves handsome houses, spending on them several thousands.
This town is said to have the largest houses for oxen, cows, and horses hereabouts, and it is not behindhand in its public buildings; but there are very few halls for free worship or free speech in this county.
In those driving northeast rains which tried the village houses so, when the maids stood ready with mop and pail in front entries to keep the deluge out, I sat behind my door in my little house, which was all entry, and thoroughly enjoyed its protection.
Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to be extravagantly large for their inhabitants.
When the farmers could not get to the woods and swamps with their teams, and were obliged to cut down the shade trees before their houses, and, when the crust was harder, cut off the trees in the swamps, ten feet from the ground, as it appeared the next spring.
They told me that they had some in the ice-houses at Fresh Pond five years old which was as good as ever.
Down below, the little town could be seen with its white, red-roofed houses, its cathedral, and its bridge, on both sides of which streamed jostling masses of Russian troops.
It was already quite dark when Prince Andrew rattled over the paved streets of Brunn and found himself surrounded by high buildings, the lights of shops, houses, and street lamps, fine carriages, and all that atmosphere of a large and active town which is always so attractive to a soldier after camp life.
The men who set the tone in conversation--Count Rostopchin, Prince Yuri Dolgorukov, Valuev, Count Markov, and Prince Vyazemski--did not show themselves at the club, but met in private houses in intimate circles, and the Moscovites who took their opinions from others--Ilya Rostov among them--remained for a while without any definite opinion on the subject of the war and without leaders.
In his civilian clothes and a round hat, he wandered about the town, staring at the French and their uniforms and at the streets and houses where the Russian and French Emperors were staying.
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.
Be off to your houses at once, and don't let one of your voices be heard!
The gates of most of the houses were locked and the shutters up.
But in January Savelich came from Moscow and gave him an account of the state of things there, and spoke of the estimate an architect had made of the cost of rebuilding the town and country houses, speaking of this as of a settled matter.
We motored by moderately maintained modest houses and empty spaces before turning onto the main street.
One of their safe houses was hit earlier.
Where most houses would have a deck, there was a large studio, with professional lighting and lots of glass.
Above the level plain of absolutely smooth surface, devoid of houses or vegetation, the equipotential surfaces under normal conditions would be strictly horizontal, and if we could determine the potential at one metre above the ground we should have a definite measure of the potential gradient at the earth's surface.
The city lies on the west side of the low island of Manzanillo, is bordered on the landward sides by swamp, and consists mainly of unimposing frame houses and small shops.
Along both banks of the river, the mills and factories occupying the valley by the stream, the villas and better-class houses the high-lying ground on either side.
The governor sends a message at the beginning of each session of the legislature, and may convene the houses in extraordinary session when he deems it necessary.
There used to be houses around here long time ago.