Place sentence example
In the first place, he didn't consider this home.
She returned to her place at the table.
He lifted the nest gently and put it in a safe place in the forks of the tree.
Now it was a place of torture.
There was no place where he could set his foot to climb out.Advertisement
That was a good place to remember.
If there was any other place to go, I'd like to go there.
It must be a beautiful and happy place; and I wish to know all about it.
She'd better find a safe place until they arrived.
When they wanted to move the boat from one place to another they had to pole it; that is, they pushed against a long pole, the lower end of which reached the bottom of the stream.Advertisement
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Their hiding place was safe for the present.
He visited several cities, and in each place he was well paid for his music.
I know a place where we can hole up for the night.
It looks like a fine place to raise children.Advertisement
We lived a long way from any school for the blind or the deaf, and it seemed unlikely that any one would come to such an out-of-the-way place as Tuscumbia to teach a child who was both deaf and blind.
I suppose no place is better than home on Christmas.
Grandpa, my mother's father, originally built this place in the nineteen-thirties and wired it for electricity years later.
A large rock beside the road provided a place to rest while she listened for vehicles.
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This place is dark enough as it is.
In the second place, I'm not going to play doctor.
Get on in there and set yourself a place - or do I have to do that?
It was a pretty place, with vines growing thickly over the broad front porch.
The place smelled like a mossy garden.Advertisement
Her heart raced as she frantically searched for a place to hide.
The first one that passes the place where the Princess sits shall be named the winner.
A conference took place confined to the magnates sitting at the table.
She sat down because the code of conduct about standing while guarding took second place to comfort.
If he couldn't get in the shed, he'd probably find some other place to stay warm.Advertisement
But suddenly, at a narrow place, they met a very old man, hobbling slowly along over the stony way.
It's a pretty hopeless place to take a reader.
I've got a small place down by Brownsville.
They looked, as they thought, in every place where the lambs might have taken shelter.
Slowly, one little step at a time, it crept up across the rough place where it had slipped and fallen so often.Advertisement
The hunter still kept his place and listened to the hounds.
The only thing that made Princess Mary anxious about him was that he slept very little and, instead of sleeping in his study as usual, changed his sleeping place every day.
She waited for him to get a little way down the path before she slipped from her hiding place and went to the door.
All I want is a small place of my own.
The place was dark and empty.Advertisement
In the first place, I tell you we have no right to question the Emperor about that, and secondly, if the Russian nobility had that right, the Emperor could not answer such a question.
Alpatych, I'll set the place on fire myself.
His nod was noncommittal as he examined the place where the car had gone over.
They could find a place somewhere.
We couldn't find a prettier place, I'm sure.Advertisement
Every place seemed unsatisfactory, but worst of all was his customary couch in the study.
Maybe Nick and Angela would like to go with her to visit the old place in the mountains after she graduated.
She cowered into her hiding place, trying to breathe softly in spite of her state of panic.
At a place where two roads crossed, they saw a tall gentleman coming to meet them.
All change is a miracle to contemplate; but it is a miracle which is taking place every instant.Advertisement
We can get that little place in Tulsa that we talked about.
We're gonna blow the place, Darian!
We raze the place.
An outsider is out of place here...
Lazarev sat in the place of honor.
This memory carried him sadly and sweetly back to those painful feelings of which he had not thought lately, but which still found place in his soul.
Had Napoleon not ridden out on the evening of the twenty-fourth to the Kolocha, and had he not then ordered an immediate attack on the redoubt but had begun the attack next morning, no one would have doubted that the Shevardino Redoubt was the left flank of our position, and the battle would have taken place where we expected it.
I wasn't the one who wanted to come here in the first place.
I don't eat much – or go any place.
What would you do in my place?
Finally they descended into a low place in the ravine, momentarily putting an outcropping between them and the Indians who waited.
Jilian snatched her and slammed her onto the table, pinning her in place as he strapped her wrists and ankles in.
You got the schematics on this place?
He shifted his hand to her neck and held her in place, placing his bloodied wrist against her lips.
This was the most perfect place in the world.
Shaking his head, Gabriel left, headed to the place he knew he needed to be.
The phone was ringing from its place in his jeans pocket.
Deidre stayed in place long enough for him to put some distance between them.
Before they hit the concrete, darkness swallowed them, and they fell through a cold, damp place punctuated by strange yellow doors.
It felt real, which meant this place was real.
Terrified Gabriel was coming to kill her, she sought a place to hide, finally settling on a small, dark space under a counter.
Why do I have the feeling the place is haunted or something?
Maybe it was his way of fulfilling his end of the bargain she'd refused by making sure she had a place to stay.
If she had limitless money, this was a place she'd pick out.
She had a beautiful apartment, a wardrobe, a pantry that magically restocked itself every time she left the place.
She hesitated, growing uncomfortable in the clammy in-between place with the scary stranger.
Directly facing the place where Jim had stopped was an arched opening leading to a broad stairway.
I've taken a look at this place, and it's no fit country for real creatures to go to.
She was at her place when I came down.
Both place and time were changed, and I dwelt nearer to those parts of the universe and to those eras in history which had most attracted me.
But not far from Bald Hills he again came out on the road and overtook his regiment at its halting place by the dam of a small pond.
What had really taken place he did not wish to relate because it seemed to him not worth telling.
He made a mumbling sound in confirmation of this, took her hand, and began pressing it to different parts of his breast as if trying to find the right place for it.
He had in his hand a French book which he closed as Prince Andrew entered, marking the place with a knife.
On his way home from Vorontsovo, as he was passing the Bolotnoe Place Pierre, seeing a large crowd round the Lobnoe Place, stopped and got out of his trap.
But the attention of the crowd--officials, burghers, shopkeepers, peasants, and women in cloaks and in pelisses--was so eagerly centered on what was passing in Lobnoe Place that no one answered him.
We should have attacked Napoleon in the center or on the right, and the engagement would have taken place on the twenty-fifth, in the position we intended and had fortified.
Bennigsen loudly criticized this mistake, saying that it was madness to leave a height which commanded the country around unoccupied and to place troops below it.
They reached an open place in the brush where Diablo stood hip-shod, his eyes half closed - as if all hell wasn't getting ready to burst loose.
Mr. Giddon heard him and kicked him off the place.
She pulled the car back on the road and continued toward the Giddon place.
Their relationship was growing, but finding a place to cuddle was nearly impossible.
I found a place for my shop.
Wouldn't it be foolish to abandon the carefully laid plans that had helped her achieve her goals in the first place?
That familiar yet annoying pang of disappointment took its place.
In no place does it say a woman shouldn't wear pants.
She had a little money to buy another place.
Why didn't you just say so in the first place?
Best of all, she could save a substantial amount of money for a down payment on her own place.
He offered me a job out at his place.
Go ahead and take a seat while I set another place.
I think this place is beautiful, and apparently the ranch is paying for itself.
Have you ever thought of turning this place into a dude ranch?
I don't know how I got into this situation in the first place.
I never meant to push myself on you in the first place.
She had to have some place to stay until she found another apartment.
You're the one who told me I shouldn't come out here in the first place.
So what do you want me to do, make a museum out of this place?
I hope you find someone to take my place soon.
I peeked in a place that was sort of a cafe but didn't go in.
He'd like to see the place.
He may have spent time there or read about the place; we only had his word to the contrary.
The place next to it that's still standing was McGuire's Dress shop.
It was surely a different place back then.
The home, now known as Eight Maples Farm, had been a gathering place for travelers seeking good music and refreshments, over two hundred years ago.
I used the break in at Ethel Reagan's place as an excuse to have Howie visit both Boston burglaries.
He didn't come back until morning and there were police cars all over the place.
But this guy figured he was better than everyone else in the place.
A seating place was cleared for us near the front.
Just that someone in his family had a place near the beach, up the coast, and no one used it.
No judge would sign a search warrant on the place where he lived in California either.
They'd like to search the LeBlanc's place on the off chance our boy broke in there too and maybe got careless.
Talon took one and Dusty the other, feeling the coldness of Traveling from one place to another.
Dusty's gonna blow this place up!
She knelt beside her father's grave to place flowers, then rose and turned.
Her hand brushed one of his forearms, held in place over his head by the handcuffs.
Yully stopped in place.
One was of medium height and slender, an older man with sharp green eyes the color of forest moss who seemed out of place in the middle of the room.
What is this place?
Toward what place was the eagle flying when you last saw it?
This book is about that future and what it is going to look like—how it will be a place glorious and spectacular beyond our wildest hopes.
The car remained solidly in place.
Maybe a housekeeper wasn't what he had planned on hiring in the first place.
Am I seeing a real place?
The place must be on a map.
Little conversation took place as each of us kept our thoughts to ourselves.
I'll tell you what's going on; he read about this place in a book, maybe a long time ago, and now he's dreaming about it.
As any dream sessions needed to take place in Massachusetts where Quinn's test items were now located, we decided Martha was best suited as coordinator of the event.
It wasn't the same place or time as my earlier dreams.
The place didn't look anything like West Virginia.
It was the first occasion the dream took place close to the present time; less than four years ago!
No, nor does Quinn have any idea how or why they are occurring in the first place.
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 spotted a gas station on a corner as we entered the city of Lynn but as we pulled closer, we saw the place was out of business.
I've chosen the sea shore as the final resting place for my little beauty.
As long as Quinn could place Howie in the past, we'd do everything in our power to support the effort.
I found Boston is an expensive place to live.
We have to limit the strain we place him under or he'll break.
If he can get us better and timelier information and direct us to the best place to call in our tips, we're miles ahead.
It took place in Cleveland where seven year old Eric Campbell was abducted from his Karate class.
Saturday and Sunday were both productive days with four sessions taking place each day.
Where shall I choose as her final resting place?
I'm offering you full funding for your endeavor; secure operating quarters, any place of your choice, sizeable salaries for all of you involved and a gift of stock to each that will assure a lifetime income from dividends.
This Cooms guy said he'd fix us up any place we wanted, didn't he?
I, for one, would like to find a secure place in a medium size town, with all of us living nearby.
Maybe there's a place with a college so Howie can continue his studies.
I'm tired of travelling and," she smiled at me and added, "I want a baby and a place to raise her."
I want to go to a place where I can settle with my family and feel we truly belong to the community.
If Quinn didn't place him at the hotel, he felt he might locate it himself.
I don't want to start over as someone else in a new place.
Baby Claire was often in evidence in our work place, sleeping on mother's arm or in her file cabinet remodeled crib, or supping on Martha's breast.
I placed flowers on her road side resting place.
By mutual agreement, announced to Howie by our silence, no discussion about Julie took place unless initiated by Howie himself.
Instead of using our usual tip line, we conveyed the information directly to Detroit where the abduction took place.
She would remain in town for the weekend and Howie scheduled a cook out in her honor at his place.
He left me his car when he flew out to him mom's place.
So a week or two later, I asked him out... dinner at my place.
He got us moved to a nicer place; a safer location.
I don't want to place anyone in harm's way by holding back information but Julie is part of this nightmare and I want to keep peace if possible.
With luck, he'll tell us if it's our man or some local hoods trashing Julie's place.
Unfortunately I couldn't tell them about the break in at Julie's place without it adversely impacting our anonymity.
Finding a place to do our song and dance is the problem.
She can take Martha's place, trying to calm Howie down enough so he can nod off but keep beating on her the importance of keeping her mouth shut.
Someone broke into her place for god's sake!
It's a relief the monster wasn't responsible for Vermont but I'd feel much better if I knew he didn't break into Julie's place.
I was growing to love this town, with its simple history, proud of its old homes and field stone fences, telling the world it was a place worth staying.
He didn't seem to be there to burglarize the place; it was like he was searching for something.
How did you do on the attempted break-in at Ethel Reagan's place?
In the hall beyond, most of the murmured conversation was taking place as feet tromped around the house.
But he's absent minded 'cause he forgets he's got a full refrigerator of stuff that's going to rot and stink up the place.
Soon the place is swarmed with siren screaming representatives of the law enforcement community, and I hear a gunshot!
She agreed it was Julie's place to tell Howie about the letter she sent and how it impacted the rest of us.
Our home was as isolated as Howie's place and contained no alarm or security system.
Though this town is delightful, it's against my principles to remain in one place for an extended duration.
The children running about are a serious temptation though I know this place is far too risky for what activities I have in mind.
My place was on the street behind theirs, one house over so the corners of our lots touched.
You said Betsy went over to the LeBlanc's place.
Did Quinn think he could accomplish it; pin point the place and date?
I carefully explained again what Willard Humphries related of Grasso's conversations; that he had an isolated place where he brought his victims.
We've located the place where Grasso is staying.
Once again, I'll exercise caution and not lead anyone to my secret place.
As strong as the girl was, she was too small to bring Jonny back from the place the Others sent him.
By the confidence in his voice, he expected her not only to agree, but to resume her place on his arm.
The Natural I planted there called this morning and said they were waiting to burn the place until something got there.
Bianca's new world was tiny and white, the porcelain toilet the only chair and the tub the only place long enough for her to lie down.
She hung, helpless and exhausted, stuck in the in-between place until the pain of her head hitting something hard jarred her into consciousness.
Just like this place, filled with people who hurt her.
She'd go crazy in such a place!
He disappeared, and she stared at the place where he'd been, wondering why he was so upset with himself.
I just need a place to duck out of the rain for a bit.
Just place your hand on top of mine.
The safest place she could be was with him, and he'd nearly gotten her killed by lowering his guard.
Ready to take your place?
She looked into the car beside them at the smiling family frozen in place.
Speck's sector headquarters was abuzz with activity; the only private place to talk was the back porch overlooking a field of knee-high winter wheat facing a sun setting too early.
It was the worst place she'd ever been, worse than any horror movie, worse than any nightmare.
We can blow half the place up and send in a team to finish off the rest.
Jenn, keep Jonny away from that place and safe.
Watch the kid, and make sure nothing-- and I mean nothing-- leaves that place alive!
This place is gonna blow soon.
You've got twenty-seven minutes to get out of here before Jimmy levels this place.
The woman strained to break his grip, but he held her in place.
Jule was knocked off his feet by a hard blow but got back up, beckoning to the other creature with a look of confidence out of place for his bloodied face.
I think I know a place.
She knew she needed to leave him but couldn't find it in her to abandon the only place she'd ever felt safe.
She'd assumed he'd trained her in place of the son he didn't have.
This is the safest place you could be, but whatever you desire, I will obey.
Anyway, this is to remind you there's always a safe place for you, whenever you're ready.
Yully looked around again, uncomfortable in the strange place without him.
She drew her legs up, feeling vulnerable and scared in the strange place.
Two rolled from his place on the concrete floor in the corner and unwrapped the ratty blanket he used to keep himself warm.
When he turned to place their breakfast on the table near the patio, he thought he recognized her.
Damian turned the cell phone back on and emerged into the warm evening air from the Marriott's conference room, the random place chosen by his spy chief for this week's intelligence briefing.
She hung in indecision for a long moment until she recalled that being in his arms was the only place she ever found peace.
He took his place on the sparring field, and Grande leaned close to her.
She stood in a dark, cold place, gazing at the hunched form in the corner.
It was an odd mix that warned him she'd not yet accepted her place in his world.
Who decorated this place?
Sofia jerked from her place beside her window, not sure which voice came from her head and which from the handsome man before her.
A brunette woman worked to stabilize her, and Sofia froze in place.
In truth, it was the one place in the house where she felt safe and comfortable when she wasn't with Damian.
Before she started to drift into an in-between place, she saw Darian stand and look around, awake for the first time in thousands of years.
His world was one of confusion, his memories overwhelming as the dam that had been in place for thousands of years crumbled.
For a moment her heart leapt, fearful their light had died permanently, trapping them in this awful place.
He didn't realize how great of a transformation had really taken place within the small woman gazing up at him.
At your place, remember?
This place had been hers.
I'm leaving now so I can find a safe place for you.
I don.t think I like this place.
The dhjan nishani must willingly accept her place at your side and her role in helping the planet.
She was beyond his control, and so was her choice of whether or not to accept her place.
He left his hand in place, preventing her.
She doesn't know her place.
It was not possible that any man could take her or that there was any place she could go that he could not find her.
She rose quickly in response from her place kneeling at the small table.
Grass tickled her feet as she stayed in place too long.
I know you are tired, but there is a place I'd like to show you.
Yet there was no earth or place for them to grow around her.
You must accept your place willingly.
But it's a place to stay, anyhow.
Here, then, I made my home; and although it is a lonely place I amuse myself making rustles and flutters, and so get along very nicely.
It's no place for us, Zeb.
How had he managed to drive all the frightened little animals into this place of safety?
He leaped from his hiding place and clasped it round its neck.
For a long time he wandered in fear from place to place.
Then he said, "Your house is a very poor place, I think."
Man wanted a home, a place of warmth, or comfort, first of warmth, then the warmth of the affections.
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.
And there was a place and everything waiting for him in the Archives Department!
Napoleon rode on, dreaming of the Moscow that so appealed to his imagination, and "the bird restored to its native fields" galloped to our outposts, inventing on the way all that had not taken place but that he meant to relate to his comrades.
Would you be interested in minding my place?
I drove over to Greenbriar Road 'cause I figured I'd take a peek before I informed the Washington crowd of suits I had access to the place.
He will need them all, and he will need you if he is to take his place as the Grey God.
Sofia only half-listened as she led them down the stairs, anxious to get back to Damian and the place that had become her home.
She stopped in place as Fate's words returned her.
With an anxious look around to make sure no one was watching, Deidre peeked into the open door, hoping it led to a McDonalds or some other place with food.
He'd chosen to stay with her that long, and she'd broken Immortal laws to take her place as his mate.
I don't know anything about this place.
The heaviness of her mind grew, until she wasn't certain why she should resist Darkyn in the first place.
Will you take your place in my bed as my mate?
It was her one hope out of this place.
This place, him, her situation – they couldn't be, or she was going to go insane.
This will help you rationalize and accept your place here, I believe.
He held her in place.
The light in his eyes was like that in Wynn's, one she couldn't place.
Darkyn was always too far ahead of her, twisting her into knots to keep her in place.
She'd accepted her place in his bed.
A reason why she was the only light in a very dark place.
Glancing down at herself, she decided there was only one logical place for her to start.
Deidre looked around, struck by how different the place she lived for two years felt.
She'd made one choice, and she'd never come home to this place again.
Now, she felt out of place, like she was sitting in a display at a furniture store.
You summoning me shows you've begun to accept your place, love.
If Darkyn ever, ever hurts you, you have a place to go.
As much as it hurt, she knew her place was with Darkyn.
Deidre hesitated then stepped into the in-between place.
There was one place for her in this mess, and it was with him.
She was the last to lose hope, and it was being forced to see how out of place she was in Gabriel's equation that finally broke her resolve.
After a moment, she felt him place her on the bed.
You accept your place by my side.
Then they'll bounce me to some other place in Denver, like Little Orphan Annie.
Or why they were here in the first place, as they expressed zero interest in the beauty of the area; Ouray's main attraction.
I snuck out to a place where I was told not to go—a very dangerous place.
And if they told about the thing that was there, then they'd get in trouble, for being there, in the place they weren't supposed to be in.
How far in this place did you go?
It might have been you down in that horrible place.
The wild flowers are spectacular in Yankee Boy Basin and with this weather, we'll have the place to ourselves.
What's she doing in a mine in the first place?
It wasn't as if he was around much when he was in town, so an empty place at the table just meant an extra potato.
If I get to come back I want everything I love to be together in the place I love.
Never mind there were only three hundred die-hard fans with nothing else to do in attendance for the end of the year outing of a last place team.
And someone else found them in the first place and told Caleb about the discovery.
It was a fun dinner—he didn't even burn the buns—and he had at least three votes locked in place.
If you think jury duty is so great, why don't you go in my place?
The Dawkinses aren't fighting over this place because of its accessibility.
As they moved forward Dean stumbled when his back pack caught on a particularly low place.
I've got someone coming up here to seal the place off.
Legally, we had no business going in there in the first place.
It got me thinking that if someone wanted the place, there must be a reason.
Why would all that junk be abandoned in the first place if it was worth a plugged nickel?
While she'd most likely be out on the job, he'd case the place, now that his detective hat was fitting so well.
Switching the bones and killing him in the first place are two different acts—forty years apart.
Why would whoever switched the bones hide the real ones back in the trunk—in a place where they were sure to be discovered?
It was a terrible choice for a hiding place.
I'll ask Fred to try and run down who owns that storage place.
I figured he romanticized the place, built up in his mind how beautiful it was, but he didn't.
Ouray was going to be our place together.
His place is as busy as a country doctor's waiting room in flu season.
Bird Song wasn't locked and the place was empty most of today—even Maria was watching the parade.
Used to be, you saw ads all over the place.
Great place for a getaway lodge, isn't it?
The mine was sealed, a new metal door and padlock in place where the gaping opening had welcomed the Deans two days before.
I have that Women's Club debate, and with Fred starting jury duty, this place will be short-handed.
You couldn't drag me in that place.
He thought she might be sleeping, but her place was ablaze with lights, and she met him at the door as if expecting him.
I got some news on the place where the bones were stored.
Maybe we should visit the place.
Just to make amends, I won't even press you on why you were worried in the first place.
But in Fitzgerald's defense, there were two pint bottles of vodka at Lydia Larkin's place, so he may have bought them for her.
This is a public lodging place, remember?
However, it begged the question of what had caused the old guy so much concern in the first place.
Dean returned to Bird Song mid-morning, showered, and walked the three blocks to Diversions, a combination used book store, coffee shop, and local gathering place, on Sixth Street, a half block from Main.
The land's as pretty as any place God ever created but that doesn't make it worth a lot of dollars and cents.
A diet book was conspicuously in place on the kitchen counter.
This is your place and I came unexpectedly.
I saw you—when he left your place The fire in Lydia Larkin's eyes cooled appreciably.
Right place, right time, I guess.
I came by your place to ask you a question—a favor.
A number of Bird Song's more recent guests were bickering over differing rules to Mexican Train Dominoes in the dining room while others were trading Boardwalk and Park Place in the parlor.
I'd transfer out of this place if I didn't have to say why I was in such a hurry to leave.
All I really wanted was the land in the first place, and they approached me about settling.
She flipped a few strands of her blond hair back in place.
It was dark as he peddled, headlamp on, down the side streets of the now-quiet town and out the back road the short distance to Lydia's place.
This is my place and my call.
I bugged the place, taped the whole damn thing— recorded every word.
He had neither authority nor right to ignore her emphatic command that he leave her place and remain silent about what he'd seen.
If something even more untoward than what the scene implied had actually occurred last evening, Dean would find himself squeezed between the proverbial rock and a hard place.