He dragged her to a window and the bright midday sun.
NOON, midday, twelve o'clock.
At midday on the twenty-second of October Pierre was going uphill along the muddy, slippery road, looking at his feet and at the roughness of the way.
The Jews, Chaldeans and Babylonians began the day at the rising of the sun; the Athenians at the fall; the Umbri in Italy began at midday; the Egyptians and Romans at midnight; and in England, the United States and most of the countries of Europe the Roman civil day still prevails, the day usually commencing as soon as the clock begins to strike 12 P.M.
Ensconced lights glowed in the midday, and antique furniture, rare paintings, elegant marble sculptures befitting a museum, silk Persian rugs underfoot, and many other priceless displays of prestige lined the wide hall.
One leaving Mecca after midday can easily reach the place on foot the same evening.
His golden eyes were more intense than the midday sun.
The bees circle round a queenless hive in the hot beams of the midday sun as gaily as around the living hives; from a distance it smells of honey like the others, and bees fly in and out in the same way.
In the highest army circles from midday on the nineteenth, a great, excitedly bustling activity began which lasted till the morning of the twentieth, when the memorable battle of Austerlitz was fought.
During the summer months the general course of the wind along the sea-coast is interrupted about midday by an incoming current of air, the " sea breeze," which gradually increases until about three o'clock in the afternoon, and then gradually lessens until the offshore wind takes its place.
On the third day of Christmas week, after the midday dinner, all the inmates of the house dispersed to various rooms.
At midday he was admitted to the Emperor, and an hour later he rode off with Prince Dolgorukov to the advanced post of the French army.
The second objective was in Allied hands by midday everywhere.
The midday temperatures recorded by Huber at Hail during January and the first half of February average about 65° F., and water froze on several nights; at Medina the winters are cold and night frosts of frequent occurrence, and these conditions prevail over all the western part of the Nejd plateau.
Early this month winter dipping is done at midday in dry weather.
Shukri's position was hopeless, and he surrendered about midday, with some 60,000 men and all his materiel.
At midday the Russian baggage train, the artillery, and columns of troops were defiling through the town of Enns on both sides of the bridge.
Sofi slowed as they walked, and Jenn looked up at the midday sun.
had pushed its troops beyond Monchy and up to the edge of Pelves by midday, while N.
The majority of snakes are active during the day, their energy increasing with the increasing temperature; whilst some delight in the moist sweltering heat of dense tropical vegetation, others expose themselves to the fiercest rays of the midday sun.
Till midday on the nineteenth, the activity--the eager talk, running to and fro, and dispatching of adjutants--was confined to the Emperor's headquarters.
"You're pretty good at interviewing," Winston noted, as they joined the sparse midday traffic northward.
Besides the administration of sacraments and the celebration of offices on special occasions, the priest kept alight the eternal fire on the altar, addressed prayers to the Sun at dawn, midday and twilight, turning towards east, south and west respectively.
The 3rd Div., overrunning the hostile defences with little difficulty, shortly after midday seized Flesquieres and Ribecourt and established itself east of these villages, where the 62nd Div.
About midday he took to Barras a letter, penned by Roederer, requesting him to resign his post as Director.
At noon, just as the French infantry were falling in for midday roll-call, sufficient guns were in position, and suddenly opened fire.
Raindrops fell as if in slow motion, and lightning stayed, brighter than the midday sun.
was somewhat checked in its advance, and whereas the left of that division, starting off at 7:52 A.M., was well beyond its third objective by midday the right wing had only just completed the first stage of its advance.
The hot midday sun was reminiscent of the immortal world, but the screaming was gone, replaced by silence.
The ordinary word for twelve o'clock was middceg, midday, also the equivalent of the canonical hour "sext."
Next forenoon the pilgrim is free to move about, and towards midday he may if he please hear a sermon.
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Corps on the left established itself in Gouy and Le Catelet by midday, and though a strong hostile counter-attack recovered the former village for a time the ground lost was regained before the nightfall.
The ship sloshed through dark teal waters toward a crescent-shaped bay with white sands that glistened in the midday light.
Bright sunny mornings, lead on to the hot midday sun.
The weather, as if to accommodate the mood at Bird Song, was gray, slipping to a steady drizzle by midday, with a rerun of March in the temperature department.
This is especially the case where there is also shade to protect them from the midday sun, as in some of the narrow ravines in the eastern desert and in the palm groves of the oases, where various ferns and flowers grow luxuriantly round the springs.
At midday they put the hounds into a ravine thickly overgrown with young trees.
She slept until the edge of her fatigue was gone before borrowing his neatly folded clothing and making herself a huge pancake and egg midday breakfast.
Europeans in general, like the ancient Egyptians, place the commencement of the civil day at midnight, and reckon twelve morning hours from midnight to midday, and twelve evening hours from midday to midnight.
In the early ages of Rome, and even down to the middle of the 5th century after the foundation of the city, no other divisions of the day were known than sunrise, sunset, and midday, which was marked by the arrival of the sun between the Rostra and a place called Graecostasis, where ambassadors from Greece and other countries used to stand.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
Jule slept past dawn then into midday.
Vespers may be said or sung at any time after midday,.
It was midday, Howie said and when we ran out of questions, he rose.
It would behoove us to leave before midday's heat hinders you.
The New Village sign was erected adjacent to Fords Green on Sunday June 24, at a ceremony around midday.
At midday I exited the Maths & Social Sciences building of the University of Manchester North UMIST Campus feeling absolutely bloody great.
chirrup of some hardy bird, braving the midday sun.
At midday, when the bells clang twelve times, she says Sext.
Although they left the South col at 9pm, the first climbers didn't make the top until after midday.
Don't miss our surprise top TV motoring correspondent opening our show at midday on Saturday.
SCHEDULE YOUR DAY CAREFULLY HEED the phrase " mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun " .
erected adjacent to Fords Green on Sunday June 24, 2000 at a ceremony around midday.
This alone will do wonders to sort out your brain fog by midday.
By the time I got to midday myself and my sexy lady friend, Layla, had a pretty nice place going.
frolicked in the midday sun.
At midday, the searing heat has slowed activity to a crawl.
We spent a couple of hours in this one spot, and it really produced the goods, even in the midday heat.
Many shops, with the exception of the larger hypermarkets, have a midday break for two hours.
A drinks reception at midday will be followed by the three-course luncheon in the Atlee Room of the House of Lords.
Tropical Kingbird We take a midday break at the Caroni Visitor Center, a great place for a picnic, overlooking the mangroves.
The traditional 16 ounce Cornish Pasty filled with locally produced Chuck Steak, potato, swede and onion was the diner's midday meal.
memorandum to be considered in the Chairman's sift, signed memoranda must be deposited by midday each Thursday during Parliamentary sittings.
midday on Saturdays.
midday on this date.
Applications must be received by midday Thursday 13th July on WDM's application form in hard copy.
Both days I slept past midday, despite going to bed at reasonable times the previous night.
As far as I know the flight lasts four hours so I should turn up at Heathrow near midday.
A very entertaining talk, done at some speed as it was now approaching midday - time for 3rd contact!
Take a piece of cake, then come home midday.
The Convention will be held this Sunday at Vanbrugh starting midday.
We arrived midday at the end of May in basking heat and were warmly welcomed and shown to our beautiful and vast suite.
When staying Saturday night, enjoy a lie in with cooked breakfast served til midday on Sundays and late checkout.
midday sun, hoping to die.
midday kick-off and we deserved better.
midday meals at school on a weekly basis.
midday supervisors are employed to care for pupils.
brightened up a bit too, the midday sun melting some of the frost.
midday on a clear day.
midday heat burns with the furiously battling storm.
midday sunshine can be a mixed blessing look for dappled shade for best results.
midday in many bars the cake trays on the counter are replaced by trays of hot and cold tapas.
Around 60 people visit Storehouse every Friday in the hall from 10 am ` til midday.
motor scooters up lanes etc etc. Snow gone by Midday.
midday munchies - Make a tasty treat that your colleagues can't resist and ask them for a donation.
He has passed out several times while at work, unable to get enough nourishment and rest during a 30-minute break at midday.
Oh, and don't forget to feed the porkers at midday!
The time of Zuhr, the midday prayer, begins after the sun has crossed the zenith point and has begun to decline.
Beginning around midday, the afternoon session will include a singaround, an audio-visual presentation about Bob, and a concert.
restless souls braved the midday heat to walk along the beach, where several Paddyfield Pipits gave superb close views.
At midday, when the bells clang twelve times, she says sext.
The midday sunshine can be a mixed blessing look for dappled shade for best results.
Plant in a partially shady spot or protect from the midday sun.
Our days will usually be broken up into a series of short outings, with a midday or late afternoon siesta.
For one thing, the 9-5 working day would be scrapped in favor of a four-day week complete with midday office siestas!
stratus base lifting a little to 800 feet around midday.
LEADER: Jonah lay down in the midday sun, hoping to die.
A good sunblock, a hat, and avoiding long midday sunbathing are the best precautions.
midday meal supervisors and other similar employees might like to consider whether they too could help.
Having missed a couple of runs, Hugh finally landed his first zander of the session around midday, which weighed 7lb 1oz.
The midday temperatures recorded by Huber at Hail during January and the first half of February average about 65Ã‚° F., and water froze on several nights; at Medina the winters are cold and night frosts of frequent occurrence, and these conditions prevail over all the western part of the Nejd plateau.
A few restless souls braved the midday heat to walk along the beach, where several Paddyfield Pipits gave superb close views.
For one thing, the 9-5 working day would be scrapped in favor of a four-day week complete with midday office siestas !
A dry but hazy day, with the stratus base lifting a little to 800 feet around midday.
Midday meal supervisors and other similar employees might like to consider whether they too could help.
The Grand Match involves a shotgun start at midday with 600 golfers teeing off on all 99 holes on the Links courses.
Midday receptions can be hot and sunny or even be subject to a light shower in humid areas.
The sumptuous, freshly-grilled midday meal is more akin to a banquet and has even been featured in the Gourmet Magazine.
Himalayan Heather (Cassiope) - Tiny alpine bushes, thriving in peaty soil well drained, as they are all impatient of stagnant moisture about their roots, while absolute shade from the midday sun is also necessary.
Technical Gear suggests photochromic lenses for low light conditions and mirrored polarized lenses for midday fishing.
Going from midday to early evening as easy as changing your lenses with theses styles.
The vineyard wraps the hillside, so differing areas receive morning or afternoon sun, as well as the full-force of the midday sun.
Avoid midday sun (between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.) when rays are the strongest.
Does your parent begin drinking in the morning or by midday?
I found that I was able to maintain my energy best by having my Lean & Green as my midday meal instead of saving it for dinner.
freshening winds will bring rain in from the west by midday.
The 2nd Corps (Frossard) and 6th (Canrobert) began to retire about midday, the 3rd (Leboeuf), 4th (Ladmirault) and Imperial Guard (Bourbaki) were to follow.
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