Sometimes that's the only way you can reach each other.
Would she ever reach the point that she felt comfortable about spending the money he had earned before they met?
Alex decided to build a room upstairs for his office, out of the reach of Destiny's exploring hands.
Yet her need to reach the car was vital.
A smile was plastered on his dark face, but it didn't reach the smoldering eyes.
He let the wagon pull ahead and crossed behind it, speeding up to reach the seat from the other side.
A boot came down on the angry insect before it could reach her.
Anyway, we'll reach Ashley in four or five more days.
The sooner they got started, the sooner they would reach Ashley.
The railroad was scheduled to reach Ashley soon and there would be no need for freighting goods to the little town.
The railroad is close enough now that wagons can reach it from Ashley faster than we can cross the desert.
Her rifle was leaning against the wagon, within easy reach, and her whip hung near by.
Would they reach Ashley tomorrow?
She turned her back on Bordeaux and pulled her shirt from her pants, unbuttoning it so that the water could reach the sweat stained area under her breasts.
The desert heat couldn't reach her private cloud.
His eyes flashed with humor, but it was gone before it could reach his lips.
The very next day she was straining over the counter to reach behind the stove when Cade came into the kitchen.
There was a lion in the linen closet and no one wanted to reach for the towel.
The few times Howie was out of ear shot, the rest of us gossiped about his love life like back fence crones but failed to reach a consensus.
She only provides tips and assumes the authorities will use our call to investigate the crime and reach their own conclusions with legally obtained evidence.
Once back in Surry, I wasted no time in telephoning the number Brennan had given me to reach him.
Do you suppose any of these relatives Howie is trying to reach will be as candid about his early years as Reverend Humphries?
I reach for my knife.
The ceiling above us was divided with half the room beneath a concrete slab and the remainder under what appeared as thick planking, well out of reach to either of us.
First it was enough for a hand, but nothing but dust was within reach.
Toni snatched Sofi's arm before she could reach him, then grabbed her as she neared.
She hadn't been able to get through to anyone else and wondered if there was some magic trick he'd done to reach her.
She gave a strangled cry as Dusty twisted out of reach, the sword slicing through the back of his shirt.
I couldn't reach him.
"Make you do what?" he asked and stopped just out of arms' reach.
Which is why I want us to reach an agreement.
Handing him the washcloth, she sat out of arms' reach, afraid of what would happen if she touched him again.
His voice was soft, and she fought the urge to reach out to him.
He stopped within arms' reach.
Jule trailed, forcing himself to ignore the tingle of vamps that made him itch to reach for his weapons.
His own Guardians stayed out of arm's reach of him, and humans picked up and ran.
And he smiled, a cold smile that did not reach the death in his eyes.
She needed to reach Damian, now!
While he looked dead, he was alive enough for his memories to reach her.
If she could only reach him … She faced Two, the only thing between her and escape.
Deidre approached him with trepidation, stopping only close enough to reach out and take the hourglass.
He nudged her head to the side to reach her neck, and she pushed back, refusing.
Before she could capture the drops, he lifted his hand above his head, out of her reach.
Deidre stretched but couldn't reach.
She treaded to him and pulled his head down to kiss her then nudged it aside instead to reach his neck.
Chuckling, he pushed her head away as she tried to reach his neck.
His smile didn't reach his gaze but revealed fangs the size of Darkyn's.
What are you going to do when you reach California?
You'll have a ball if they don't boot you off before you reach the court room.
Martha eventually slipped into a troubled sleep when Cynthia, with Dean by his side, again convinced the child they believed her, and promised to see the young girl's discovery reach daylight.
"She's hardly had time to reach Denver," he answered, glancing at his watch.
"Maybe I'll call the state and see if I can get a number where we can reach Martha," Dean said as they put away the tools of their trade.
More than enough, but once we reach the main Jeep road we're sure to see someone.
Dean looked longingly at a half-finished apple pie—set out of reach by Cynthia—while he nibbled on cold salmon and salad.
He was able to sense her presence once more without knowing she'd been gone from his reach for an entire night.
Though she couldn't recall the thousand-year process it took to reach this very place, she knew the end results.
Her own journey to reach this point hadn't been easy.
In that moment, she squirmed from his hands and screamed again, scrambling to reach the cell phone on the floor.
His smile didn't reach his eyes.
She didn't even reach his chin.
Rhyn trailed, never farther than arms reach when she was around.
He understood why Rhyn never let Katie out of arm's reach when they were in the same room.
She crossed her arms and walked towards him, stopping close enough for him to reach her, if he wanted to.
A breeze swept over the tops of the trees to make them sway but didn't reach the still air of the forest floor.
Deidre pulled up her sleeve to reach the closest one.
She grimaced and submerged her arm to the elbow to reach the twinkling gem.
And out of his reach, because he was unable to keep the distance between them without her spearheading the effort.
Past-Death's cold smile did not reach her eyes.
She stared at him, backing out of his reach until the back of her knees hit a chair and she dropped into it.
"David," he said with another smile that didn't reach his eyes.
He stood far enough away that she had to stand and walk a step to reach him.
A narrow, lit walkway extended all the way down the corridor, the only part of the hall out of reach of the arms of the prisoners on either side.
"As long as I keep her out of your reach, so you don't kill this one, too," Sasha added.
It landed dead center in the hall, out of everyone's reach.
She needed more rope to reach the top of the cliff, yet being dinner for any creature wasn't the way she'd like to go.
If he brought her more fish tomorrow morning, she'd have rope enough to reach the cliff edge ten feet above.
He drew near but stopped just out of arms. reach, alerted by her sharp tone.
Maybe I just had to reach a certain age, he said.
Rhyn knelt on one side of Jade, close enough to reach him when warranted.
Kiera stepped forward, eager to reach Evelyn.
She needed someone who could sneak her out of Romas's reach and to a spaceship.
"Do you have a plan for leaving?" she asked, trotting to reach him.
A small, round object twice the size of a dinner plate appeared from the chasm and skimmed over several feet of grass to reach them.
He stopped at the opposite side of the table, within reach if he chose, which she suspected he would if she so much as flinched toward the access pad.
At the moment he wanted nothing more than to reach out to her, and he was uncertain whether he wanted more to kiss those perfect lips or shake some sense into her.
He restrained the urge to reach out to her.
A'Ran moved toward her again, stopping outside of arms' reach.
"It sounds as if you're in luck again," Cynthia said as she pulled her step stool across the kitchen floor so she could reach the shelf and retrieve the breakfast dishes.
She paced as Dean finalized the arrangements with scarcely enough time left to reach the airport before the first leg of the trip was scheduled to board.
It was cut up at the top, within reach of where it was tied off.
The rope was cut at the top, within reach of where it was fastened.
I might could buy the Annie Quincy look-alike scenario but to me, it's a hard sell to do something horrible like strangling yourself when you have a bottle of perfectly good sleeping pills a hand's reach away.
At times he couldn't reach, and it would be up to Sarah.
He whirled around and there she would be, just out of reach.
As she kept trying to grab the pad, he avoided her reach and flipped through it.
Before Jackson could reach her, she had grabbed Cassandra by the throat from mid-air and held her above her head.
I've been trying to reach you for days.
Any attempt at comfort was out of reach.
Using it as a ladder, she climbed on the counter, stretching from her knees to reach the top shelf.
Tessa scrambled over the rocks to reach her infant, stepping on Carmen's fingers in the process.
I left him with my neighbor and haven't been able to reach her.
"Maybe if we—" one started, pulling off the protective second-skin glove to reach into the box.
Keep to the eastern part of the city to reach the hospital.
He admired the security measures, noting that it was impossible for anyone to reach the landmines, unless the biohazard elimination field was down.
Brady hesitated to respond, feeling as though he should concentrate on supporting her, per Tim's directions, rather than reach out to her when he needed her.
Brady chewed back a retort about how this particular army-type had been battling insurgents to reach them on the Peak.
With nothing to balance against, she settled her knees on the bed, stopped to make sure he was still asleep, then inched forward until she could reach his pants.
Lana raised the baton when she was within arm's reach and held it out.
Lana approached him and paused within arm's reach.
He'd spent days fighting to reach the Peak with the first one, and Lana had nearly gone off a cliff for another one.
There was an awkward pause, and he saw her reach for a chair with trembling hands.
Reach under the bench and grab it.
Reach under the bench.
"I can't reach it," she said.
The bank was within reach.
The elderly woman sat at the small kitchen table, her weapons within reach.
When they were too high for lasers to reach them, he sat and pulled out his medic bag.
The thought of his Angel in Charlie's reach infuriated Brady.
Brady's body soared with adrenaline as he silently defied death and reach his goal.
They worked on him until she felt the helo descend and finally reach the ground.
Another small smile crossed her face, and she sat down. Gabe left her, knowing even if she did sleep, it wouldn't be long. Death may have ignored their presence in her domain for three days, but something had made her reach out to him now. He knew they'd have problems at some point and only hoped he could get Katie out of the underworld, before his own fate was sealed.
Katie approached him and stopped within arm's reach, gazing up at him.
I thought we had to reach a Sanctuary.
Follow this path until you reach a stream. Follow the stream towards the smaller moon. I'll catch up with you. Whatever you do, don't leave the stream.
Toby's heart somersaulted in his breast, and he tried hard to reach the depths of the powers that would be his when he was just a little older.
We should reach the fortress in the morning. It looks like she's there, Gabe reported.
The branch obliged him and passed him upwards to another, which stretched him as far up as it could reach. Then dropped him. Toby yelped as he fell. Another branch caught him and lifted him upwards again.
The Ully-demon launched towards him. The tree snatched Toby and lifted him to safety, and Toby dangled far enough over Ully's head that the demon couldn't reach him. As he watched, the Ully-demon transformed into its natural form, a creature of wings, talons, and teeth longer than Toby's fingers.
It took Dean another 40 minutes to reach his car, pull off his rain gear, and secure his bicycle.
It became obvious early on that Dean wouldn't reach his destination by 7:00 and in fact the sun was beginning to set when he finally pulled into the crowded parking lot of The Sea Mist restaurant.
Have you ever left your telephone behind – or off when he needed to reach you?
Maybe other critters could get into it, but it was out of Brutus' reach.
The barn was just far enough from the house, and positioned so that the odors – if there were any – would not reach the house.
Checking the record, her face grew warm on discovery that Alex had once again tried in vain to reach her.
Once again he had been unable to reach her on the cell phone – for whatever reason.
She was a master at building her own moral roadblocks, placing her goals frustratingly out of reach.
It took the better part of forty-five minutes to reach Drake Field.
Part of her wanted to reach out to him in his agony, and part of her wanted to make a matching imprint on the other side of his face.
In his arms, nothing bad could reach her.
He'd always thought her beautiful—and beyond his reach.
Standing in the desert sun, he couldn't help thinking she wasn't beyond his reach anymore.
She resisted the urge to reach for a knife, knowing this was a test without knowing what answer it was Darian wanted.
They were there, just beyond her reach.
Claire was in the surf, her own sword just out of her reach but the necklace clenched in her hand.
We're nearly at war! he reminded her with a chilling smile that didn't reach his dark eyes.
The first guard to reach them prodded him with a sword.
If you try to escape, a dozen guards will cut you down before you reach the city wall.
Taran shoved his way through the attackers, hacking as he went, determined to reach Rissa.
No attack would reach the city's hold, but the sight confirmed Memon was not baiting the kingdom.
Rissa saw him reach for the dagger at the base of his back and closed her eyes, sickened by the gurgling sound as the dagger pierced the woman's throat.
Taran flinched, hands clenching and unclenching as he tried not to reach out to her, to grab her and run to the Springs.
He was watching them, probably knowing they couldn't reach him.
The problem was that she hadn't been able to reach him, but she didn't want to start out nagging at him.
His eyes reflected humor that didn't reach his mouth.
Carmen lowered the kitten so that Destiny could reach her.
If you let such minor things upset you, you'll have a stroke before you reach twenty-five.
Only one vehicle passed her in the fifteen minutes it took her to reach the next turnoff indicated on the map.
Don't you have a number where I can reach you in an emergency?
It's about eight miles after you reach the highway.
That time passed, when she saw how dedicated he was to doing whatever it took to reach his opportunity for vengeance.
The cat backed away, beyond her reach.
She pulled herself forward to test her reach.
She frowned then walked through the kitchen to reach the stairs rather than cross through the living area, where he stood.
We'd never send some poor Natural where you could reach them.
He held it out of her reach.
Rattled and thrilled, she moved to the other side of the bed to reach the pillows there instead of stretching.
Jessi started to reach for her own before she winced at the pain.
"We need to reach her before he figures out she tricked him," Xander said, joining Jule.
He managed with difficulty to reach Pius VI., who had sought refuge in the Certosa of the Val d'Ema, and was present at his death-bed.
It is a sufficient answer to remark that on this theory the blue would reach its maximum development in the colour of the setting sun.
It must not be forgotten, too, that a very moderate increase of dimensions may carry the particles beyond the reach of our approximations.
These long-chinned mastodons must have had an extremely elongated muzzle, formed by the upper lip and nose above and the lower lip below, with which they were able to reach the ground, the neck being probably rather longer than in elephants.
Garibaldi and a few followers, including his devoted wife Anita, after vainly attempting to reach Venice, where the tricolor still floated, took refuge in the pine forests of Ravenna; the Austrians were seeking him in all directions, and most of his legionaries were captured and shot.
The real beginning of English equity is to be found in the custom of handing over to that officer, for adjudication, the complaints which were addressed to the king, praying for remedies beyond the reach of the common law.
" Scarcely any supposition," 2 he says, " can be made from which the same result, though possibly with greater difficulty, might not be deduced by the same laws of nature; for since, in virtue of these laws, matter successively assumes all the forms of which it is capable, if we consider these forms in order, we shall at one point or other reach the existing form of the world, so that no error need here be feared from a false supposition."
As the small filings produced by friction seek to pass through the interstices between the rapidly revolving spherical particles in the vortex, they are detained and become twisted and channelled in their passage, and when they reach the edge of the inner ocean of solar dust they settle upon it as the froth and foam produced by the agitation of water gathers upon its surface.
The first kind lay quite beyond the power of man to receive it, the second was within man's reach.
In reason, as in revelation, man can only attain to the lower kind of knowledge; there is a higher kind which we may not hope to reach.
Were it not for these dams steamers might reach Mosul itself, at an elevation of 353 ft.
The ordinarily received chronology makes Alexander reach the Kabul valley in the winter of 330-329.
In Carmania, in Persis, complaints from the provinces continued to reach him, as well as the news of disorders in Macedonia and Greece.
From the richness and mellowness of the soil potatoes and all taproots reach a great size.
The Falls of Princes alone comprises 7000 stanzas; and his authentic compositions reach the enormous total of 150,000 lines.
Their ministers, silenced by Wentworth, after an ineffectual attempt to reach New England, fled to Scotland, and there took a leading part in the great movement of 1638.
Towards the east they lie at a lower level; but in the Andes they reach a height of nearly 10,000 ft., and are strongly folded, showing that the elevation of the chain was not completed until after their deposition.
This able leader, eager to reach Asuncion as quickly as possible, sent on his ships to the river Plate, but himself with a small following marched overland from Santa Catherina on the coast of Brazil to join Irala.
Their culminating points in French territory, the Ballon dAlsace and the Hdhneck in the southern portion of the chain, reach 4100 ft.
The so-called rivers have a strong flow only after heavy rains, and some of them do not ever reach the main drainage line.
This is especially the case with the tributaries of the Darling on its left bank, where in seasons of great rains these rivers overspread their banks and flood the flat country for miles around and thus reach the main stream.
above the sea, but before the waters can reach the ocean they have still to travel about 1000 m.
The Coal Measures become narrower in the south, until, owing to the eastward projection of the highlands, the Lower Palaeozoic rocks reach the coast.
These marine deposits are not found anywhere along the eastern coast of Australia; but they occur, and reach about the same height above sea-level, in New Guinea, and are widely developed in New Zealand.
It is the well-known peculiarity of this order that the female has a pouch or fold of skin upon her abdomen, in which she can place the young for suckling within reach of her teats.
deep, which baffled every effort to reach the interior until in 1813, when a summer of severe drought had made it of vital importance to find new pastures, three of the colonists, Messrs Blaxland, Lawson and Wentworth, more fortunate than their predecessors in exploration, after crossing the Nepean river at Emu Plains and ascending the Dividing Range, were able to reach a position enabling them to obtain a view of the grassy valley of the Fish river, which lies on the farther side of the Dividing Range.
with a view to reach the Gulf of Carpentaria by a northerly course midway between Sturt's track to the west and Leichhardt's to the east.
Meantime a more successful attempt to reach the western coast from the centre of Australia was made by Major Warburton, with thirty camels, provided by Mr (afterwards Sir) T.
The bill, however, fell absolutely dead, not because it was not a good bill, but because the movement out of which it arose had not popular initiative, and therefore failed to reach the popular imagination.
To strengthen his power he killed all the Arsacid princes whom he could reach (Tac. Ann.
The The siege dykes were cut, the land flooded, but again and again and relief a relieving force was baulked in its attempts to reach of Leiden.
§ 186), furnishing the date (274 B.C.) when the examination of the heart was for the first time introduced by the side of the liver as a means of divining the future, while the lungs are not mentioned till we reach the days of Cicero (de Divinatione, i.
The first hint to reach Europe concerning the existence of habitable lands to the eastward of the Ganges is to be found in the writings of Pomponius Mela
The town is one of the best hunting centres in the county, being within reach of several meets.
The Taconic Mountains rise in very irregular masses to1500-2000ft., and reach their maximum elevation in Mount Equinox at 3816 ft.
But, secondly, the pneumatic utterances technically known as speaking with tongues failed to reach this level of intelligibility; for Paul compares "a tongue" to a material object which should merely make a noise, to a pipe or harp twanged or blown at random without tune or time, to a trumpet blaring idly and not according to a code of signal notes.
They live for some time in water or mud, occasionally entering the bodies of water snails, but undergo no change until they reach the lung of a frog, when the cycle begins anew.
bancrofti is known to live in the lymphatic glands, and its embryos Microfilaria sanguinis hominis nocturna, passing by the thoracic duct, reach the blood-vessels and circulate in the blood.
A sufficient length of cable to reach the shore or the cable-house is paid overboard and coiled on a raft or rafts, or on the deck of a steam-launch, in order to be connected with the shore.
Nearly all the cable companies possess their own steamers, of sufficient dimensions and specially equipped for making ordinary repairs; but for exceptional cases, where a considerable quantity of new cable may have to be inserted, it may be necessary to charter the services of one of the larger vessels owned by a cable-manufacturing company, at a certain sum per day, which may well reach £200 to £300.
In depths beyond the reach of wave motion, and apart from suspension across a submarine gully, which will sooner or later result in a rupture of the cable, the most frequent cause of interruption is seismic or other shifting of the ocean bed, while in shallower waters and near the shore the dragging of anchors or 40 fishing trawls has been mostly responsible.
Insects, especially running insects, which have followed the track of honey glands upwards from the stem along the leaf, reach the mouth of the pitcher, and in their efforts to sip the attractive marginal glands fall over into the liquid.
high, but does not reach its full growth till its sixteenth or seventeenth year; it lives from forty to fifty years.
But it is when we reach the central range of the Apennines that we find the coldest districts of Italy.
High districts covered with oaks and chestnuts succeed to this almost tropical vegetation; a little higher up and we reach the elevated regions of the Pollino and the Sila, covered with firs and pines, and affording rich pastures even in the midst of summer, when heavy dews and light frosts succeed each other in July and August, and snow begins to appear at the end of September or early in October.
Both sexes reach maturity early.
The pupils of the secondary schools reach a maximum of 6~6o per 1000 in Liguria and 5~92 in Latium, and a minimum of 2.30 in the Abruzzi, 227 in Calabria and 1.65 in Basilicata.
Moreover the strategic geography of the country required the greater part of the army to be stationed permanently within reach of the north-eastern and north-western frontiers.
- In 1885, however, rates tended to rise, and though they fell in I 88(they subsequently increased to such an extent as to reach 1IoA at the end of August 1894.
Before Nerazzini could reach Adis Ababa, Rudini, in order partially to satisfy the demands of his Radical supporters for the abandonment of the colony, announced in the Chamber the intention of Italy to limit her occupation to the triangular zone between the points Asmar, Keren and Massawa, and, possibly, to withdraw to Massawa alone.
The spirit of indiscipline had begun to reach the lower classes of state employees, especially the school teachers and the postal and telegraph clerks, and at one time it seemed as though the country were about to face a situation similar to that which arose in France in the spring of 1909.
Yet the natural or physical theology of the philosophers - in contrast to mere myths or mere statecraft - seems a straightforward effort to reach faith in God on grounds of scientific reason.
Our " reach " exceeds our " grasp " with a vengeance.
We reach similar conclusions when we recognize that the laws of nature are general or hypothetical; not in Mill's sense (" If you had such a non-existent thing as three perfectly straight lines united in a triangle "), but in a sense noted in F.
Whatever one may think of the cogency of such arguments, it seems safe to conclude that thinkers, who dislike constructive idealism, but accept time and space as boundless given quanta, reach in that way the thought of infinity, and if they are theists, necessarily connect their theism with reflexions on the nature of Time and Space.
should reach truth, beauty or goodness, but (2) we do, therefore (3) there must be a God outside the process, overruling and counteracting the natural tendencies of the human mind.
The tentacles of siphonophores may reach a great length and have a complex structure.
had died a few days before this ceremony, but the news did not reach Germany until after the coronation.
Some tadpoles reach a very great size.
Eventually the new phellogens reach the level of the secondary phloem, and are formed in the parenchyma of the latter, keeping pace in their inward march with the formation of fresh secondary phloem by the cambium.
The raw materials from which the food is constructed are absorbed from the exterior in solution in water, and the latter is the medium through which the gaseous constituents necessary for life reach the protoplasm.
There is no need for cuticularization here, as the external dangerous influences do not reach the interior, and the processes of absorption which Boussingault attributed to the external cuticularized cells can take place freely through the, delicate cell-walls of the interior, saturated as these are with water.
Here it is that the actual extension in length of the root takes place, and the cells reach the maximum point of the grand period.
Watson showed that Scotland primarily, and to a less extent the north of England, possessed species which do not reach the south.
Gray), but till we reach California these are boreal in type.
Two British plants may be added which both reach North Africa: Sanicule eurojbaea extends from Abyssinia to the Cameroons and southwards to Cape Colony and Madagascar; Sambucus Ebulus reaches Uganda.
And it is interesting to note that while the tropical forms of Quercus failed to reach Australia from Malaya, the temperate Fagus crept in by a back door.
The great westward projection of the coast of Africa, and the islands to the north-west of that continent, were the principal scene of the work of the mariners sent out at his expense; but his object was to push onward and reach India from the Atlantic. The progress of discovery received a check on his death, but only for a time.
The 18th century saw the Arctic coast of North America reached at two points, as well as the first scientific attempt to reach the North Pole.
The last I to 5 of these vertebrae have movable ribs which do not reach the sternum, and are called cervico-dorsals.
The distal half of the fibula is very slender and normally does not reach the ankle-joint; it is attached to the peroneal ridge of the tibia.
During the breeding season many more eggs are developed than reach maturity, amounting in most birds to several dozens.
In the north, where the province borders Semipalatinsk, it includes the western parts of the Tarbagatai range, the summits of which (10,000 ft.) do not reach the limit of perpetual snow.
Here the roads from Damascus, by way of Palmyra, and from Mosul, by way of the Khabur, reach the Euphrates, and here there must always have been a town of considerable commercial and strategic importance.
The experiment was so far successful that, with incredible difficulty, the two vessels did actually reach Meskene, but the result of the expedition was to show that practically the river could not be used as a high-road of commerce, the continuous rapids and falls during the low season, caused mainly by the artificial obstructions of the irrigating dams, being insurmountable by ordinary steam power, and the aid of hundreds of hands being thus required to drag the vessels up the stream at those points by main force.
can reach the town.
By this change power is not granted to every citizen, but it is put within the reach of every citizen.
The Portuguese traveller Pero de Covilham visited Calicut in 14,87 and described its possibilities for European trade; and in May 1498 Vasco da Gama, the first European navigator to reach India, arrived at Calicut.
It is possible that they may reach to 6000 ft.
The Pa range to the west of the St Paul's river may reach in places to 3000 ft.
No proof has yet been forthcoming, however, that the Portuguese were not the first white men to reach this coast.
extremities reach 38° 50' in Armenia, 35° on the Afghan frontier, and 42° 30' on the coasts of the Pacific. To the W.
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