Let's not just plunge into this.
Unwilling to go on, she stopped and hugged herself, watching Keaton plunge into the water.
He did not plunge headlong into the wars of Louis XI.
He actually made the plunge into that bottomless black pool sound almost enticing.
Dean's mind churned the details of the recent happenings, trying to make sense of Shipton's orchestrated plunge to the river, and the strange reactions of those still sleeping beneath Bird Song's roof, and elsewhere.
Some one balances the toboggan on the very crest of the hill, while we get on, and when we are ready, off we dash down the side of the hill in a headlong rush, and, leaping a projection, plunge into a snow-drift and go swimming far across the pond at a tremendous rate!...
Let go of the past and plunge in with me.
Rhyn stood over him, his hand ready to grab the dagger at his belt and plunge it into the traitor.s neck.
At the annual festival of Apollo a criminal was obliged to plunge from the summit into the sea, where, however, an effort was made to pick him up; and it was by the same heroic leap that Sappho and Artemisia, daughter of Lygdamis, are said to have ended their lives.
3 18 E) makes Protagoras pointedly refer to sophists who, " when young men have made their escape from the arts, plunge them once more into technical study, and teach them such subjects as arithmetic, astronomy, geometry and music."
I'll take the plunge and go off grid, I can do that stuff.
By this time the duchy had increased considerably in extent, but petty wars with the other Saxon princes combined with the extravagance of the court and the desolation caused by the Seven Years' War to plunge it into distress and bankruptcy.
It was either plunge in with him or be eaten up by the loneliness that had been snapping at her heels all her life.
The Matitanana, whose falls were first seen by the writer in 1876, descends at one plunge some 400 ft.; and on the Vohitra River, whose valley is followed by the railway, there are also many fine waterfalls.
37) similarly speak of trine lustrations; and on the last mentioned passage the scholiast Acro remarks: " He uses the words thrice purely, because people in expiating their sins, plunge themselves in thrice."
It was hoped that the cavalry would plunge into the morass.
It can be shown that unless a quantity of meteors in collective mass equal to our moon were to plunge into the sun every year the supply of heat could not be sustained from this source.
Reaching county Antrim, green wooded hills plunge directly into the sea; the deep Belfast Lough strikes some 10 m.
For this object he was ready to commit any crime and to plunge all Italy into war.
For a time, however, he stayed his hand, but the urgent solicitations of the western powers, and, above all, his fear lest Gustavus Adolphus should supplant him as the champion of the Protestant cause, finally led him to plunge into war against the combined forces of the emperor and the League, without any adequate guarantees of co-operation from abroad.
The fact that she did neither led to a crisis that for a moment threatened to plunge Europe into war.
Meanwhile his interests were not wholly confined to law: for some time (1840-1843) he wrote for The Times and the British Critic; he made a plunge into patristic learning, from which he soon recoiled; he was much interested in the controversies which distracted the Church on the subject of Tract 90; in the treatment of the Episcopal Church in Canada by the Canadian government and the Colonial Office; in the establishment by the crown, in conjunction with the king of Prussia, of the Jerusalem bishopric; and in the contest for the professorship of poetry at Oxford on Keble's retirement.
Nothing is known about the cause of the sudden plunge but what Luther has himself revealed.
Beneath it, on both sides, plunge the strongly folded Palaeozoic and Jurassic schists.
At the Shoshone Falls the river makes a sudden plunge of nearly 200 ft., and the Falls have been compared with the Niagara and Zambezi; a short distance back of the main fall is a cataract of 125 ft., the Bridal Veil.
It is penetrated by numerous spurs of this range, which strike the sea abruptly at right angles to the coast, and in many cases plunge down into it sheer.
On the east the Southern Uplands plunge abruptly into the sea near St Abb's Head in a noble range of precipices 300 to 500 ft.
he was attacked by the Friends of Peace, representing several societies, mostly German-American, who declared that he was liable to plunge America into war.
In 1158 he again departed to plunge into schemes of continental conquest.
It was great fun to plunge my hand into the bowl and feel the tadpoles frisk about, and to let them slip and slide between my fingers.
When it cools it becomes hard, but if before it is quite cold we plunge it into cold water a very perfect perlitic structure will arise in it.
Along the line of contact, which is often a fault, the oldest beds of the Molasse crop out, and they are invariably overturned and plunge beneath the Flysch.
His sudden plunge into crime and usurpation after his brothers death was wholly unexpected by the nation.
On the following day the Boer attack on an armoured train at Kraaipan, a railway station in Cape Colony south of Mafeking and close to the western frontier of the Transvaal, witnessed the first hostile shot of a bloody war, destined to plunge South Africa into strife for two years and a half.
The Niagara escarpment mentioned above, generally called "the mountain" in Ontario, is the cause of waterfalls on all the rivers which plunge over it, Niagara Falls being, of course, the most important; and in most cases these falls have eaten their way back into the tableland, forming deep gorges or canyons like that below Niagara itself, through which the water pours as violent rapids.
In the Croatian Karst the seven streams of the Lika unite and plunge into a rocky chasm near Gospic, and the few small brooks of this region usually vanish underground in a similar manner.
This time, however, he crosses Pamir, of which he gives a remarkable account, and passes by Kashgar, Khotan (Kustana), and the vicinity of Lop-nor across the desert to Kwa-chow, whence he had made his venturous and lonely plunge into the waste fifteen years before.
Pot firmly, and plunge the pots in several inches of ashes out of doors, to protect the bulbs from frost.
None returns, and the onward march of the survivors never ceases until they reach the sea, into which they plunge, and swimming onwards in the same direction perish in the waves.
If the test of the settlement were not frequently applied, speculators who were unfortunate would be tempted to plunge deeper until finally some became insolvent for large sums. As it is, the speculator who has incurred losses beyond his means tends to be discovered before his creditors are heavily involved.
"Trample on me without ceremony," he wrote to Kossuth on this occasion, "but for God's sake don't use the nimbus of your popularity to plunge Hungary into chaos."
She turned and watched Cade plunge his horse down a steep embankment and turn toward her.
It was rarely sunny in this part of the world, and he chalked the irritation up to his sudden plunge in luck.
She jumped aside, allowing the fowl avalanche to plunge down the trail.
A fabulous padded plunge bikini bra perfectly molded to the body, boasting a built in gel boost padding for an extra enhanced cleavage.
bubble bursts, prices often plunge far beyond what looks like fair value.
And when a bubble bursts, prices often plunge far beyond what looks like fair value.
cold-water plunge bath lined with stone - not our idea of a relaxing soak!
dappled light filtered through the base of the ship's plunge pool.
The struts of the high girders, which plunge down from the top like the tracks of a rollercoaster, are not absolutely straight.
hypocaust rooms have been unearthed together with what the experts believe was a plunge pool.
insolvable contradictions, capitalism is preparing to plunge into a new slaughter of the peoples.
invertebrate zoology and plunge.
My first plunge for quot singles managing editor jay facing out to.
Taking the plunge monthly paycheck wrong for you do i want.
The end result, the baby penguins taking the plunge into the water for the first time, is also moving.
It seems mad in these temperatures, almost as mad as the polar plunge.
The horse, ridden by a youth later to become my father, made a sudden plunge and swam quickly out of its depth.
plunge into the deep blue sea below.
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plunge headfirst into the story.
The base of the plunge is made from wire weld mesh with thick polythene sheeting holding in the sand.
Or, if you prefer privacy, then each room is equipped with its own plunge pool.
rooftop plunge pool with dramatic views.
satanic conspiracy that will plunge the world into the ultimate darkness.
Quiet swim abandoned, I was coerced into joining them on a plunge down the inflatable slide.
turbid waves and plunge to a depth of 130ft.
On the one hand he was exposed to numberless humiliations on the part of the representatives of official Russia, who made it clear to him that he was expected to play the part of a y oi fainÃ¯¿½t; on the other he was compelled to make terms with the Bulgarian politicians, who, intoxicated with newly won liberty, prosecuted their quarrels with a crude violence which threatened to subvert his authority and to plunge the nation in anarchy.
von Bezold; the consequence was that within a few days of his arrival in Berlin in October 1878 he was able to plunge into original research on a problem of electric inertia.
His mother, between domestic cares and constant infirmities (which, however, did not prevent an occasional plunge into fashionable dissipation in compliance with her husband's wishes), did but little for him.
She utterly neglected affairs in order to plunge into a whirl of dissipation with her foreign favourites.
When most active, Halemaumau affords a grand spectacle, especially at night: across the crust run glowing cracks, the crust is then broken into cakes, the cakes plunge beneath, lakes of liquid lava are formed, over whose surface play fire-fountains 10 to 50 ft.
(1202-1241), at a time when the German kingdom was too weak and distracted to intervene to save its seaboard; but the treachery of a vassal and the loss of one great battle sufficed to plunge this unwieldy, unsubstantial empire in the dust.
It was perhaps hoped that the English cavalry would plunge into the morass, for no serious precautions were taken as to the flanks, but in any case Wallace desired no more than to receive an attack at the halt, trusting wholly to his massed pikes.
He failed, owing to the same reaction that was causing the feudal system to make inroads upon the army, the magistracy and industry; but in his fall he put on the guise of a reformer, and by a last wild plunge he left the monarchy, already compromised by the affair of the Diamond Necklace, hopelessly exposed (April 1787).
There is also a rooftop plunge pool with dramatic views.
Winona Ryder plays a young woman who becomes aware of a satanic conspiracy that will plunge the world into the ultimate darkness.
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Impressive rock spires tower above the turbid waves and plunge to a depth of 130ft.
Below are some steps to take and things to consider when taking the plunge and purchasing furniture.
Take the below advice into consideration before taking the plunge and buying a condo.
You're tired of your rented tennis racquet, and feel good enough about the strength of your game to take the plunge and buy your own.
However, there are plenty of other considerations to make before you take the plunge.
Although you may feel ready to take the plunge, kittens are not always easy to find.
In many cases, dating may turn out to result in positive results rather than negative, but it's important to keep a few considerations in mind before taking the plunge, particularly when children are involved.
Because they are perched on the keen edge of adulthood but have not quite taken the plunge, they may experience many of the same problems adults going through divorce suffer.
In reality there have been very few studies done on acai berries and weight loss, but lately many Americans have taken the plunge and gone on all sorts of acai berry diets.
Go with a light pale or take a daring plunge and paint your kitchen walls a rich emerald color.
Not all foundations are the same, so be sure you know which formula is right for you if you decide to take the plunge.
After e-mail correspondence and a few phone calls, you feel ready to take the plunge and meet your Internet date in person.
Since all of the above sites listed are free, there's nothing stopping you from taking the plunge on a number of different websites.
If you have decided to take the plunge and use a psychic chat online, there are a few things you should be aware of.
Deciding to take the plunge to get a virtual pet is not even close to the decision to get a real animal.
In the early days, the recipe for mulled wine had the cook add all the ingredients into a metal mug and plunge a poker, hot from the fireplace, into the wine to warm it up.
Maybe you like the idea of spicing up your skiing experience in a sexy way, but you're not quite ready to take the plunge into total nudity.
If you're interested in taking the plunge, experiment with different strategies until you find a method that works for you, and stick with it!
What's more, since Florida is easily accessible to travelers, there's little doubt that your wedding guests won't jump at the chance to watch you take the plunge.
For each couple deciding to take the plunge and get married, it can be devastating to have to cancel the event.
Dan was in so much agony they had to pull over several times so he could plunge his scorched hands and foot into the river.
If you're ready to take the plunge into something a little more daring or you're just a huge animal enthusiast, animal print decor is a fun way to express your wild side.
If you've decided to take the plunge and add a flourish of red to your bedroom, consider your bedding.
While posing for photos, Lady Gaga's strapless dress took a plunge, exposing her sheer-clad top half to the photographers.
If you're not ready to take the plunge to a fully online degree, don't be dissuaded from pursuing a graduate degree.
In a sense, you need to get your feet wet before taking the plunge.
Since schools want to make sure that establishing such programs is worth the effort before they take the plunge, the selection of doctoral degree offerings is expanding at only a very gradual rate.
Setting sail on a high seas adventure is a lifelong dream for many travelers, but with the economy on shaky ground some would-be cruisers are shying away from taking the plunge.
It requires rich deep earth to form its finest leaves, and to raise the plants a brisk hot-bed is needed in February or March, in which to plunge the pots in which the seeds should be sown.
If potted, a depth of 2 inches is sufficient, and plunge the pots.
Cold snaps can ruin gardenia blossoms, but Frost-Proof Gardenia is said to maintain its blossoms even if springtime temperatures plunge.
If you're ready to take the plunge into finding easy classical guitar sheet music, be sure to visit a few of the following resources to see what they have to offer.
Many men who take the plunge and order a bespoke suit for their wedding or another significant event discover that the effect is so transformative, they don't want to wear anything off the rack again.
Lane Bryant, another plus size favorite, offers a pretty sateen convertible bra with a deep plunge, perfect for sporting under your lowest-cut blouses or dresses.
Visit the site for a selection of bras: the 5-in-1 Solutions Bra, the 4-in-1 Solutions Bra, and the 4-in-1 Solutions Plunge Bra.
Bra styles include push-up, convertible, soft cup and plunge.
Two popular styles in push up bras are the plunge and demi cup cuts; both produce cleavage-enhancing results.
Seamless minimizer plunge bra: As the name suggests, this bra has a dramatically dipped neckline, which won't show under your deep V-neck tops.
Panache Inferno underwire plunge multiway bra - This lightly padded underwire plunge bra offers superb shape and support to give you the cleavage you're looking for.
ONE Sexy Tuxedo Plunge Underwire Bra is a sexy and elegant satin trimmed microfiber bra.
Plunge bras are made for those who want to maximize the look of smaller breasts.
The Cacique specialty bra collection has unique styles such as the Mesh Cami Bra, Smooth Plunge Bra and the Seamless Five Way Convertible Bra.
Cotton Plunge Bra has removable air pads so you can control the amount of lift you want.
This plunge bra is made from cotton/Lycra spandex and has underwire support.
Indulgence Classic Plunge Bra is done in a classic plunge style and has embroidery detailing.
Visit the intimates department to find a range of fabulous lingerie, including saucy babydoll sets, sexy chemises, comfortable plunge bras, beguiling bustiers, matching panties and much more.
Interviews. One of the best sections of this magazine features interviews with other retirees just like you who've already taken the plunge and made their big move.
It's wise to try on sunglasses before taking the plunge and purchasing a pair, but if you don't have that option, it's easy to compare models online based on size and lens color availability.
You can look into Expressions Accents for subtle enhancements to your eye color or take the plunge with more dramatic Expressions Colors.
The Plunge: A mat slide (riders use mats rather than tubes) where riders plunge face-first into the thrills.
Blackfoot Falls: A dramatic flume boat ride with a tremendous plunge - not only do riders get soaked, but so do spectators who dare to cross the precariously placed bridge.
It's a smaller coaster with gentle dips and curves; this one makes a great "starter coaster" for those who want to try one but can't quite take the plunge.
Supreme Scream tower ride that reaches 254 feet in the air, the Boomerang steel coaster, and the Perilous Plunge water ride for heart thumping excitement.
In the Coaster Alley section of the park, you'll find two wooden coasters along with the Panic Plunge ride.
Try not to lose your swimsuit as you plunge down the slide at 55 miles per hour.
The Plunge: This slide drops into a larger, deeper pool best suited to the hottest of summer days.
One of the park's signature slides is Bomb Bay, where riders plunge down a nearly vertical descent before a slippery runout, and younger guests will enjoy the integrated children's water park.
Dolphin Plunge is the park's signature attraction, with the clear water slide tube plunging through a 42 foot drop that passes through a lagoon populated with playful Commerson's dolphins with their distinct black and white coloration.
There you go round and round, accelerating like a cannonball, spinning in circles until you plunge into the raging water below.
Slide down the side of Wild Rivers Mountain on an exhilarating 500 foot plunge aboard a single or double tube, splashing into the landing pool.
Chaos: A four story tower plunge with 360 degree twists and turns.
The Abyss: A 655 foot plunge into darkness, featuring a 50 foot vertical drop with a double or single inner tube.
A two story vertical plunge awaits you at the end.
Gator's Gush, Barracuda Blast and Pelican Plunge: The three 40-foot body and raft water slides offer wet and wild fun for older kids and adults.
The tense peace is about to be tested, however, as an evil empire has begun to launch campaigns against each faction, threatening to plunge the entire landscape into a violent war.
We took the plunge and tried GameFly's service.
When taking the plunge and finally getting your video gaming chair, it's best to head to your local stores.
Highs throughout the winter are commonly in the 50's, and throughout the evening hours in the wintertime temperatures plunge to the 20's.
Katie Holmes' bob hair style isn't as severe as other Hollywood starlets who've taken the plunge and gone under the scissors razor.
The availability of everything from clip-on highlights to temporary color makes it possible to experiment with this unexpected color before ever taking the plunge into something more permanent.
If you want to try out a little red, do some highlights or lowlights shades first before you take the plunge and change your overall color.
If you're looking for a new emo haircut or color, or you're about to take the plunge and get your first emo cut, pictures of emo hair cuts are invaluable.
If you're a woman considering taking the plunge from long to short, free You Tube videos are a great way to see haircuts on real women.
Certain games let you test drive your favorite celebrity style before taking the plunge on your real hair.
Michelle, co-founder of NaturallyCurly.com, took the plunge with her curls.
If you've tested the waters and are ready to take the minimal plunge, then NVR Strings is for you!
They understand that you need to get a strong sense of exactly how revealed you will be before you take the plunge.
From there, they plunge down the back to join together in a single thong that virtually disappears once it hits south.
Look for tops that plunge slightly to a lower cut; this draws the eye upward to the bust line.
If you're lounging poolside and don't plan to take the plunge, black and white plastic or wooden bracelets will look classy without going overboard on stripes.
From there, you can decide for yourself if you're ready to take the slingshot plunge.
If you decide to take the plunge and purchase a sheer bikini, you want to make sure that it's the right bikini for you.
Before taking the plunge, think carefully about your decision.
Learning about the pay rates of newspaper freelancers will help you to assess the situation financially before you take the plunge.
For those who fear that taking the haute pink high-fashion plunge would grant them severe social setbacks in the workplace, there are still several hot styles of classic leather briefcases.
Shoes by Anne Klein are definitely worth the monetary plunge.
Some, though, took the plunge and rocked them for everything they were worth - and in some cases, those boots are worth, well, quite a bit.
Itunda: Hike all day and then take a plunge in the river; these sandals are made for both.
This trend brings people like Katzen who have taken the plunge to become what they are in their imaginations to a mass audience.
Perhaps the biggest reason that many women admire tattoos yet don't take the plunge and get one themselves is that they haven't found a design they're sure they'll be comfortable with.
Aside from the high levels of pain involved with getting a foot tattoo (or any tattoo that is over a bone), there are other concerns to take into account before taking the plunge.
Still, some people are hesitant to take the plunge and get their first tattoo, and that's understandable.
So you took the plunge, and now you're wondering if you have an infected tongue piercing.
If you can't commit to a permanent tattoo or you want to see how one looks on you before taking the plunge, temporary body art ink is an option.
Before you take the plunge into the often addictive world of tattooing, be sure to consider the following pros and cons of extreme body art.
Both the men's and women's relaxation areas offer a cold plunge pool, a heated whirlpool, a dry sauna, and a steam room.
The spa also includes a whirlpool, hot tub, cold plunge pool, steam room, sauna, and private sun deck.
Plunge right away into the water with this coolio watch.
If you're ready to take the plunge with a rubber watch strap, these retailers carry a variety of styles.
You've decided to take the plunge and try yoga, so you've been scanning yoga mat reviews to help decide which mat would be best for you.
If you have watched her show on television and have decided that they do, or if you just want to take the plunge, you can buy her DVDs, videos and books directly from her website.
However, if you suffer from a medical condition, you should consult with your doctor before taking the plunge.
Cup cuts and styles - In these classes, students learn, in detail, the differences between the many different cup cut and styles such as a balconette, demi and plunge.
Deep Plunge Firm Control Bodysuit: Similar to the Shapewear Bodysuit, the Deep Plunge style is just that--a bodysuit with a plunging front.
Take the plunge with this black floral lace camisole from Old Navy's latest collection.
Since these men's lingerie looks are worn under your clothing, you can feel relatively comfortable with taking plunge and deciding whether or not the style is for you.
Men's lingerie, just like women's lingerie, has taken a plunge into more risqué territory for the Average Joe.
Mix that up with the materials red bras come in -- satin, lace, cotton -- and styles -- padded, deep plunge, push-up, demi, and more -- and the possibilities are endless.
Is there a certain type of lingerie item you've always been curious about but you've never taken the plunge and made the purchase, unsure whether it will look great or silly once you've got it on your body?
The low plunge neck line and moulded cups give it a very feminine--but not too girlish--look.
The cuts vary from a deep plunge line, princess cut to extreme low back.
Women's zip front winter robes can keep you especially warm when outside temperatures take a plunge.
Women everywhere were dying to try out the Push-Up Plunge Bra.
There's a deep plunge version for those halters and low-cut sweaters.
Bras that are fashioned in the plunge style do just that; the style features a deep V.
Find it: Bloomingdale's supports Calvin Klein's Perfectly Fit Bouquet Lace Plunge Bra.
Use casual language that will encourage guests to plunge into the fun, and be sure to include any special instructions such as encouraging guests to wear their brightest tropical shirt or sexiest swimsuit.
Plunge the instrument into boiling water for a few minutes, then use a cotton ball to wipe it with rubbing alcohol.
If you are considering the procedure yourself, you may want to ask around and learn of others' experiences before taking the plunge yourself.
There is also a money-back guarantee with the system, so even if you decide to take the plunge and purchase, you can return the products for a full refund if you're not satisfied.
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