Half her face was knotted with horrible scars, the other half displaying skin close to the same shade as the white pillowcase beneath her.
The other half of his face was stuck in the shadows, giving him a surreal appearance, as if he had one foot in a different world.
His three other half brothers were already present and waiting, Erik pacing, Kiki at the table, and Tamer busy with his PDA.
Alarm clocks ringing in the middle of the night, ghosts walking around, everyone hopping into someone else's bed, half the people wanting to kill the other half!
Half the time pining for Miss Wonderful and the other half whining because she ripped my heart out!
I imagine he's forgotten half of the information, and the other half is probably outdated.
You're seventy-five percent testosterone and the other half is ego.
Half the orchard was on fire while the other half rained delicate pink-white blooms from the apple trees.
Half his face was burned beyond recognition, but the other half … Darian, you fool!
For now, he couldn't fathom an existence in a home filled with a family when he'd lost his other half.
She'd lost a family and a world, only to discover the other half of her soul in the man before her.
In 1865, however, it was suppressed, and one half of the beni ademprivili was assigned to the state, the other half being given to the communes, with the obligation of compensating those who claimed rights over these lands.
During July, which is the coldest month in southern latitudes, one-half of Australia has a mean temperature ranging from 45° to 61°, and the other half from 62° to 80°.
The children were free, and at the slave's death the wife took her dowry and half what she and her husband had acquired in wedlock for self and children; the master taking the other half as his slave's heir.
For the other half he falls back on ratiocination.
The performances of Los Comuneros were attended by members of the different parties; the utterances of the different characters were taken to represent the author's personal opinions, and every speech which could be brought into connexion with current politics was applauded by one half of the house and derided by the other half.
Aftershaft as long as the other half.
This line became extinct on the death of Count Eberhard (1393), who in 1385 had sold half his territory to the count palatine of the Rhine, and held the other half as his feudatory.
In the other half of the monarchy (the so-called Cisleithan) this was not possible, and the authority and influence of the emperor were even increased by the contrast with the weaknesses and failures of the parliamentary system.
Failing natural heirs of an intestate freedman, the master, now patron, succeeded to his property at his death; and he could dispose by will of only half his possessions, the patron receiving the other half.
The remaining portions of the pileus are then lightly pressed, as well as the central slices, between bibulous paper until dry, and the whole is then "poisoned," and gummed on a sheet of paper in such a manner as to show the under surface of the one and the upper surface of the other half of the pileus on the same sheet.
The aberration is here unsymmetrical, the wave being in advance of its proper place in one half of the aperture, but behind in the other half.
Half the men were killed and wounded; the other half including some officers, were taken prisoners.
Again a new constitution was decreed by which the gonfaloniere and half the priori were to be chosen from the anti maggiori and the other half from the minori; on several other boards the former were to be in the majority, and the three new gilds were abolished.
Now half the bed of the river has been walled over for the metropolitan railway, while the other half has been deepened, and the portion of it within the town has been arched over.
When the pupil of the eye is held half over the edge of the prism a, one sees the image of the object with one half of the pupil and the paper with the other half.
One-half of this plane remains fixed, the other half is movable.
Originally white pine was the principal timber of the Adirondacks, but most of the merchantable portion has been cut, and in 1905 nearly one-half of the lumber product of this section was spruce, the other half mainly hemlock, pine and hardwoods (yellow birch, maple, beech and basswood, and smaller amounts of elm, cherry and ash).
Casimir the Great even tried to make municipal government as democratic as possible by enacting that one half of the town council of Cracow should be elected from the civic patriciate, but the other half from the commonalty.
Half of these were the Protestants of the towns of Polish Prussia and Great Poland, the other half was composed of the Orthodox population of Lithuania.
It has a population of about 15,000, one half living inside and the other half outside the walls.
It is a covenant similar to that of Exodus xxiv., when after the peace-offering of oxen, Moses took the blood in basins and sprinkled half of it on the altar and on twelve pillars erected after the twelve tribes, and the other half on the people, to whom he had first read out the writing of the covenant and said, " Behold the blood of the covenant which the Lord hath made with you concerning all these words."
Tithe rent charge under these acts is subject to the same liabilities and incidents as tithes, such as parliamentary, parochial, county and other rates, especially the poor rate and highway rate; but the owner of tithe rent charge attached to a benefice has been exempted by an act of 1899 from payment of half the amount of any rate which he would be liable to pay under the Agricultural Rates Act 1896, the other half being borne by the Inland Revenue Commissioners.
synthetically prepared by the reduction of benzoyl chloride; by the action of nitrous acid on benzylamine; by boiling benzyl chloride with an aqueous solution of potassium carbonate, or by the so-called "Cannizzaro" reaction, in which benzaldehyde is shaken up with caustic potash, one half of the aldehyde being oxidized to benzoic acid, and the other half reduced to the alcohol.
He inherited all Sicily, save half Palermo - the other half had been given up - and part of Calabria.
Excavations and explorations are also conducted annually by the agents of universities and museums in England, America and Germany, and by private explorers, concessions being granted generally on the terms that the Egyptian government shall retain half of the antiquities discovered, while the other half remains for the finders.
Of these deputies one-half are elected in the same way as members of the Folkething, without any property qualification for the voters; the other half of the deputy electors are chosen in the towns by those who during the last preceding year were assessed on a certain minimum of income, or paid at least a certain amount in rates and taxes.
The county councils are strengthened by certain special committees, such as the secondary education committee, whose duties have already been defined, and the standing joint committee - one half appointed by the county council, the other half by the Commissioners of Supply - which manages the county police and whose consent in writing must be obtained before the county council can undertake any work involving capital outlay.
The other half under Halfdan (Ragnar Lodbrog's son ?) had never troubled itself about Wessex, but had taken firm possession in Northumbria.
The other half canton is that of Basel Landschaft or Bale Campagne, which is divided into four administrative districts and comprises seventy-four communes, its capital being Liestal.
The dhoti is known under many names, dhutia, pitambar, lungi, &c. In some parts of India half the dhoti only is wound round the loins, the other half being thrown over the left shoulder.
Two hydrated forms have been described, one containing three molecules of water and the other half a molecule.
In 1533 and 1534, one-half of his pension was, however, paid by the king's treasurer, and the other half by the comptroller; and as no payment subsequent to that of Whitsuntide 1534 has been traced in the treasurer's accounts, he is supposed to have obtained the benefice soon after that period.
The difficulty in this case consisted in discovering means by which the current could be passed through one half of the magnet without passing it through the other half.
From this point the long sheet is carried overhead to the left-hand side of the machine, where it is cut longitudinally and divided, and then associated with the other web similarly printed by the other half of the press.
This description applies to one half of the machine only, for while this is in operation the same thing is being repeated;by the other half situated at the back.
In the following year the shah, by a firman dated the 12th of French May gave the exclusive right of exploring ancient sites in Persia to the French government, with the stipula- i~ncession tion that one-half of the discovered antiquities, excepting those of gold and silver and precious stones, should belong to the French government, which also had the preferential right of acquiring by purchase the other half and any of the other antiquities which the Persian government might wish to dispose of.
He then (according to his highly fabulous narrative) visited the territory of Issachar, in the mountains of Media and Persia; he also describes the abodes of Zabulon, on the "other side" of the Paran Mountains, extending to Armenia and the Euphrates; of Reuben, on another side of the same mountains; of Ephraim and Half Manasseh, in Arabia, not far from Mecca; and of Simeon and the other Half of Manasseh, in Chorazin, six months' journey from Jerusalem.
Not unreasonably; for if half his patriotism sprang from an instinctive hatred of oppression, the other half was disappointed egotism.
The half of the embryo directed towards the archegonial neck gives rise to the apex of the stem and a sheath of three leaves, the, other half to the small foot and the primary root.
The result of the continued action of the two planets upon each other is that during half of this period the motion of one planet is constantly retarded and of the other constantly accelerated, while during the other half the effects are reversed.
All appointments to the senate and to fellowships were made on the principle that one half of those appointed should be Roman Catholics and the other half Protestants; and in such subjects as history and philosophy there were two courses of study prescribed, one for Roman Catholics and the other for Protestants.
If then a stream of polarized white light traverse the biquartz, it is possible by an analyser to cut off the mean yellow light from each half of the field, and the whole will then have the sensitive tint; but a small change in the plane of analysation will give the one half a red and the other half a blue tone.
This grant, however, cannot be accepted as genuine and [ding bursaries t ral classes at cookery classes try west of the Novantae and Picts, and are the other half tances he sold Grim, 3rd earl nder one lord.
The constitution of 1876 had created a new senate, of which hail the members were either nominees of the Crown or sat by right of office or birth, and the other half were elected by the provinces of the Peninsula and the colonies, the clergy, the universities and the learned societies and academies.
By choosing a somewhat broader diaphragm, so that the spectra of 1st order can pass the larger division, there arises in the one half of the field of view the image of the larger division, the other half being clear without any such structure.
When observing only the other half of the objective is used.
The other half numbered in the hundreds. The winged demons hovered around the portal and then took off in separate directions, swooping low above the jungle.
Half his face was burned beyond recognition, but the other half â€¦ Darian, you fool!
The other half is predominantly arable; foxes kill three of the major pests to arable farmers - rabbits, voles and mice.
The other half of the deal must be real localism.
rope netting has been put in to prevent a freefall down the other half of the shaft which once contained the cage.
overprinted with the words ' Travel Agents Visit 1977 ' and the other half with ' Visit Nova Scotia ' .
I was aware of seeming rather prissy and an egghead because I liked using the other half of my brain as well.
Cover half of each pancake with mushroom ragout flip over the other half and serve two per person.
Strain off all the pulp, and add other half rhubarb.
sphagnum moss peat (enough to fill the other half ).
Ben Petty is the other half in the double swoop on Stoke City.
Annie also has half a " wind synth " and hopes to get the other half in time.
The other half of the draw had tight tussles of its own from the start.
During July, which is the coldest month in southern latitudes, one-half of Australia has a mean temperature ranging from 45Ã‚° to 61Ã‚°, and the other half from 62Ã‚° to 80Ã‚°.
As the point under contemplation is supposed to approach the shadow, the vibration is represented by the chord drawn from J to a point on the other half of the curve, which travels inwards from J' towards 0.
It is better to let half of the people die so that the other half can eat their fill.
The other half he spent in "Bogucharovo Cloister," as his father called Prince Andrew's estate.
Half the street was in shadow, the other half brightly lit by the sun.
In any group of children, half would fall above this line on the graph, and the other half would be on the lower portion of the chart.
This mat-style bed comes with a dual heat control, so you can warm half of the bed and leave the other half natural.
The text details over 2000 remedies, nearly half of which are botanical while the other half is divided among animal and mineral-based treatments.
The volunteers had their blood sugar levels measured, then half the group was given a bowl of rice pudding with cinnamon, and the other half without.
The other half of the room was devoted to the adults and included a large sectional sofa and flat screen TV.
Allow the stained sections to dry completely before moving them and staining the other half.
Showcasing primarily formal and elegant interiors, readers get an idea of how the other half lives, but elements of the looks can be incorporated just about anywhere.
Wearing them the right way is the other half.
Roll half the balls in the pistachios and the other half in the sesame seeds.
Use a two-page layout design to set up your theme on one side with title and journaling, then use the other half to display your roll of photos.
This is a great option for beach layouts, since you can make half the page represent sand and the other half suggest water.
Take the other half of the money and decide how you would like to spend it.
Most medium hair styles also allow for the option of half and half, meaning half of your hair is up while the other half is down.
Rambling details about one individual without including the other half of the newlywed couple.
Half of the fun is choosing the shower curtain, but the other half comes in creating a cohesive design that ties all of the décor together.
Perhaps it's the chance of seeing a favorite celebrity schlepping trash or walking the dog, or maybe it's just seeing how the other half lives.
You want to see how the other half lives, but you don't want to get slapped with anti-stalking order - so just how are you going to get to see the homes of your favorite celebs?
Charges were brought against the other half of Big and Rich by Jared Ashley, an aspiring country music star himself and former contestant on Nashville Star.
The other half should be cut into four pieces that measure one by four feet each.
One half of the heart has the word Mother and the other half has the word Daughter.
One half of the heart is engraved with the word Mother and the other half with the word Daughter.
One side has Best inscribed on it while the other half is inscribed with the word, Friends.
Choosing the perfect friendship necklace might be difficult with so many styles and designs available, but once you make your selection, you'll always know that your friend holds the other half or has one just like it.
The other half is inscribed, "I'll never go away".
Alternatively, you can substitute half of the butter for shortening and still use butter for the other half.
The other half of the question is: "What is appropriate?" or "What are others wearing?"
The bed is adjustable so that one half can be soft while the other half is firm.
By 1907, the divided back postcard was made so that messages could be written on one half and the address would appear on the other half.
The ulnar nerve innervates the other half of the ring finger, the little finger, and the remainder of the hand.
Approximately half of AD/HD children seem to "outgrow" the disorder in adolescence or early adulthood; the other half will retain some or all symptoms of AD/HD as adults.
In a separate bowl, whip the other half of the cream.
This ends up with the lead on their right foot, and the left foot is free to do the other half of the basic step: the rock-back.
The challenge was for the young man to find the other half of the couplet in order to complete it.
His challenge to the youth was to complete a couplet, which it so happened was the other half of the one his beloved had given to him.
The youth returned to his lover and was able to complete her couplet by reciting the other half given to him by the emperor.
So for example, one side of the puzzle might say the word 'cat', while the other half has a picture of a bat.
Most of the immigrants who passed through New York's Ellis Island were of European origin, but those who came to the Unites States through the west coast were from the other half of the world.
Half of the image is a wide shot of a model, while the other half displays a generously sized calendar.
Half of the floor space is stocked with natural and organic grocery items while the other half is filled with the company's trademark vitamins, minerals and other health supplements.
Another popular option is to hold a "split the pot" raffle, where half of the money raised from the ticket sales goes to the winner and the other half stays with the organization.
The raffle winner gets half of the money that as collected from the raffle and the other half of the money goes to the soccer team.
Virgos are one half immaculate practicality, while the other half seems to float off the ground.
About half of these theaters are commercial theaters where you can find newly released movies like Harry Potter or Spider-Man and the other half are educational in nature.
St. Paul is the other half , making it easy for Minneapolis visitors to partake in the free things St. Paul has to offer as well.
Go to Nordstrom for interesting Ed Hardy shoes for women, and then pick up a pair for the other half as well.
According to psychiatrist Darold Treffert, about half of all savants are autistic while the other half experiences a variety of disabilities, brain injuries, or brain diseases.
The math is only half of the battle, knowing where the math derives from is the other half.
For a fun, festive look, paint half of the pieces one color, say red, and the other half another color, say green.
Using a spatula, fold the other half of the egg over the cheese and vegetable filling.
Eat half and take the other half home for another meal.
Drink the other half first thing in the morning.
Spread half of a toasted muffin with one tablespoon low sugar peanut butter and the other half with low sugar jelly.
The other half of that strategy is finding a smart diet, although that goes beyond the scope of this article -- check out our Diet sister site for more information on how to compose your perfect weight-loss eating plan.
If you have already downloaded half of a music file, for example, you are effectively sharing that half with everyone else while you are receiving the other half.
On the other hand, you could make a large sheet cake and decorate one half in the pirate theme and the other half in the princess theme.
Molly Shea - The other half of what makes up the "Olly Girls," Molly Shea claims she loves to watch football and one of her favorite television shows is Tom and Jerry.
What makes the Shot at Love series different is because within the 24 single folks in the dating pool, half are men and the other half are women.
An unusual feature of the show was that it was a joint Canadian-French production, and half of each season was filmed in Canada and the other half in France.
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