There really was a pile of bones in her tub.
He dug deeper into the pile of cement blocks and ashes before him.
On the top of a pile of clothes lay a flower and note.
Lifting it, he stepped up on the pile of hay and tossed the bale on top, straightening it before stepping down.
Deidre wiped away more tears and went to her messy desk, where a red-covered notebook sat on a pile of paper.
Why don't you get rid of that pile of junk?
The world dumped her on top of a pile of sand near the boardwalk with the angry black sea roaring behind her.
Gabriel stripped out of his pants and pulled on the new ones before striding back to the pile of the rest of his things.
Her pile of blankets was folded next to him.
He bought some battery powered lights to hang on the wagon and Gerald helped him pile hay on the wagon.
How can I drag out a pile of maybes and cause her to spend the rest of her days wondering if hubby will jump out from behind some bush?
Before Dean finished hanging up his coat, pouring a cup of over-brewed coffee and settling in his chair, Rita Angeltoni dropped a pile of telephone messages on his desk.
Martha returned with a pile of diapers in hand.
Kevin crossed his office to the small safe and drew out a small pile of cash.
She dished up some vegetables and glanced at Katie, who was attempting to pile more food on Alex's plate.
He heard Hannah crying and smelled the unmistakable scent of human blood before he took a step onto the block. He strode down the block and paused in front of Hannah's cell. She was curled up on the bed, sobbing. When he looked at the cell across from her, he saw why. Jared stood in the cell, covered in blood. The cell looked as if a human had exploded, and Rhyn saw a pile of bones Jared had gnawed clean then stacked neatly.
Antigone placing the body of Polyneices on the funeral pile occurs on a sarcophagus in the villa Pamfili in Rome, and is mentioned in the description of an ancient painting by Philostratus (Imag.
A mile and a half from the town, on the Lochy, stands the grand old ruin of Inverlochy Castle, a massive quadrangular pile with a round tower at each corner, a favourite subject with landscape painters.
It was the concepts derived from the experimental methods of Harvey, Lavoisier, Liebig, Claude Bernard, Helmholtz, Darwin, Pasteur, Lister and others which, directly or indirectly, trained the eyes of clinicians to observe more closely and accurately; and not of clinicians only, but also of pathologists, such as Matthew Baillie, Cruveilhier, Rokitansky, Bright, Virchowto name but a few of those who, with (as must be admitted) new facilities for necropsies, began to pile upon us discoveries in morbid anatomy and histology.
Then the pile was fired.
The famous Falls of Lodore, at the upper end of the lake, consist of a series of cascades in the small Watendlath Beck, which rushes over an enormous pile of protruding crags from a height of nearly 200 ft.
She hadn't planned on jumping off her building, but the events of this night made the idea more appealing than having her head severed from her body or ending up a pile of bones in a bathtub.
Brutus followed her to the pile of hide and bones.
He stopped at a pile where they had picked them out of the trail.
By the aid of one front leg it places consecutive heaps of loosened particles upon its head, then with a smart jerk throws each little pile clear of the scene of operations.
A flat sheet of lead or some other suitable weight should be laid upon the top of the pile of specimens, so as to keep up a continuous pressure.
Another sheet of blottingpaper is then laid over it; and, a number of similar specimens being formed into a pile, the whole is submitted to pressure, the paper being changed every hour or two at first.
The surface of the llanos is almost a dead level, the general elevation 1 The name means " little Venice," and is a modification of the name of Venecia (Venice), originally bestowed by Alonzo de Ojeda in 1499 on an Indian village, composed of pile dwellings on the shores of the Gulf of Maracaibo, which was called by him the Gulf of Venecia.
The discovery by General Pitt Rivers in 1867 of the remains of pile dwellings both on the north and on the south of the Thames gives ground for an argument of some force in favour of the date of the foundation of London having been before the Roman occupation of Britain.
The pile is from time to time taken down and rebuilt, the tobacco from the top going to the bottom and that exposed at the edges being turned in to the centre.
Four series of "Researches on Heat," in the course of which he described the polarization of heat by tourmaline, by transmission through a bundle of thin mica plates inclined to the transmitted ray, and by reflection from the multiplied surfaces of a pile of mica plates placed at the polarizing angle, and also its circular polarization by two internal reflections in rhombs of rock-salt.
It is an irregular pile of buildings, in fine and simple early Renaissance style; a small part of the original façade of 1028 in black and white marble is preserved.
The Bethmann vault attracts attention by three bas-reliefs from the chisel of Thorwaldsen; and the Reichenbach mausoleum is a vast pile designed by Hessemer at the command of William II.
By such a pile we may hope to scale heaven at last.
Every man looks at his wood-pile with a kind of affection.
What was left of Darian went up in the second funeral pile in his honor.
The pile of mail she left on her desk was still there, the living room neat and quiet.
He went to the sink and began attacking the pile of dirty dishes as he pondered how they would tell the young girl her world was about to flip upside down.
Brandon Westlake, lustfully examining a pile of rusty tins, was pulled away by Paulette Dawkins for consultation.
He stripped off his shirt and flung it then tossed all his weapons in a pile at his feet before seating himself once more.
Terrified she'd find him in the tub, nothing more than a pile of bones, she pushed herself away from the wall and focused hard on calling a portal.
Gabriel stripped off his shirt and weapons then his heavy boots, dropping everything into a pile while two of his assassins watched.
Jetr was stacking a new problem on a pile of other problems he couldn't deal with.
A pile of burned matches on the stove pad suggested a problem.
She kicked a pile of leaves from the branches where the floodwaters had deposited it a few weeks ago.
Alex paused at the hay pile and sat down, cross-legged, while he examined a chart.
He wasn't in Scranton very often and the papers would pile up.
I can make a pile of money working his accounts.
"You can't miss his campsite," Gibbons answered, "It's the only one without a tent set up on it—just a pile of gear on the ground.
Together they tossed the bale to the top of the pile and he climbed up to position it.
Finally Carmen grabbed the shovel and jabbed it into the pile of dirt.
Beside the tank was a pile of split wood about three feet high and six feet long.
It's none of my business, but they can't all be heaped into a pile, you know.
She wore it because she was too upset to wash out the pile of jeans when she got home last night.
St Michael's (1746), a stately pile, was the church which Robert Burns attended, and in its churchyard he was buried, his remains being transferred in 1815 to the magnificent mausoleum erected in the south-east corner, where also lie his wife, Jean Armour, and several members of his family.
The soil is an oozy mud which can only be made capable of carrying buildings by the artificial means of pile-driving; there is no land fit for agriculture or the rearing of cattle; the sole food supply is fish from the lagoon, and there is no drinking-water save such as could be stored from the rainfall.
On this surface of pile heads was laid a platform of two layers of squared oak beams; and on this again the foundations proper were built.
This noble pile, with a large and handsome dome, a secondary cupola over the altar, and a striking portal and flight of steps, occupies one of the most conspicuous sites in Venice on the point of land that separates the mouth of the Guidecca from the Grand Canal.
It was pleasant to see my whole household effects out on the grass, making a little pile like a gypsy's pack, and my three-legged table, from which I did not remove the books and pen and ink, standing amid the pines and hickories.
After all our discoveries and inventions no man will go by a pile of wood.
Sometimes, notwithstanding the snow, when I returned from my walk at evening I crossed the deep tracks of a woodchopper leading from my door, and found his pile of whittlings on the hearth, and my house filled with the odor of his pipe.
Fogs and rains and warmer suns are gradually melting the snow; the days have grown sensibly longer; and I see how I shall get through the winter without adding to my wood-pile, for large fires are no longer necessary.
You may tell by looking at any twig of the forest, ay, at your very wood-pile, whether its winter is past or not.
On the table was a pile of gold and paper money, and he was keeping the bank.
After breakfast they went outside and stood staring at the pile pumpkins.
Traci handed her a small pile of her clothing.
Megan helped and stacked socks and underwear in her pile and then brought her a light wool jacket, leather gloves, hat, and scarf.
Once off the walkway, Dean ran down the path until he spotted a pile of equipment and what had been described as fixed belay.
Dean's offer to help was dismissed as he looked up and down the street hoping no neighbors were witnessing the growing pile of ample sized clothes.
Not a bad haul for what David called a pile of junk!