He asked her to go back to Houston with him, enticing her with rides on the beach - and love all night.
The professional soldiers of the Continent could rarely be brought to force a decision; but the English, contending for a cause, were imbued with the spirit of the modern "nation in arms"; and having taken up arms wished to decide the quarrel by arms. This feeling was not less conspicuous in the far-ranging rides, or raids, of the Cromwellian cavalry.
The cherub upon which he rides when he flies on the wings of the wind (Ps.
Thus Layamon's table can seat an indefinite number, and yet it can be carried by Arthur when he rides abroad.
22 a noted, rides on purely chivalric ventures, such as aiding distressed damsels, seeking the Grail, &c. His expeditions are all more or less warlike.
In a Bengal festival the men march entwined with serpents, while the chief man has a rock-boa or python round his neck and is carried or rides on a buffalo (Fergusson, 259).259).
He rides in a chariot drawn by red horses.
The Tiergarten, the beautiful west-end park with its thickets of dense undergrowth and winding lanes and lakes has lost somewhat of its sylvan character owing to building encroachments on the north side and the laying out of new rides and drives.
He rides on the Garuda, half man and half bird, having the head, wings, beak and talons of an eagle, and human body and limbs, its face being white, its wings red and its body golden.
Ii.); and when, attracted by the fame of Kriemhild's beauty, he rides to Worms to woo her, it is as the typical handsome, accomplished and chivalrous king's son of medieval romance.
The Italian commander attempted to treat with Menelek, but his negotiations merely enabled the Italian envoy, Major Salsa, to ascertain that the Abyssinians were nearly Ioo,ooo strong mostly armed with rides and well supplied with artillery.
In the thickly settled parts of the United States the number of trespassers killed on the railway tracks, including vagrants who suffer in collisions and derailments while stealing rides, is very large.
" He rides through the air, He blows " (Wellhausen), would be a fit name for a god of wind and storm.
Next morning He rides into Jerusalem on an ass's colt.
Exclusive of the crown equerry there are seven regular equerries, besides extra and honorary equerries, one of whom is always in attendance on the sovereign and rides at the side of the royal carriage.
Though often absorbed in his work and made both gloomy and irritable by his anxieties, he found relief in rides with his wife, and occasionally visiting their relations.
But the Zacynthians have a special sea god, half man, half fish, who dwells under the sea, rides on dolphins or in a car drawn by dolphins, and wields a trident.
In 1872 "by walking, begging rides both in wagons, and in the cars" he travelled 500 m.
Those of them, however, who have farms in the savannahs and are accustomed to take long rides in all weathers, and those whose trade obliges them to take frequent journeys in the mountainous interior, or even to Europe and North America, are often as active and as little burdened with superfluous flesh as a Scotch farmer.
Asiatic Russia of the I9th century, rides and inclusive of the Caucasus, Astrakhan and the lower Voiga, and overrunning Mesopotamia, Syria, 4 .~
Gotama rides a long distance that night, only stopping at the banks of the Anoma beyond the Koliyan territory.
The ploughs are driven in "gangs" under the eye of a superintendent, who rides with them.
It was for the most part written on horseback, during the author's rides in the country while engaged in his meridian measurements.
In Indian legend the garuda on which Vishnu rides is the king of birds (Benfey, Pantschatantra, iii.
The 16th Aventiure, describing this hunt and the murder of Siegfried, is perhaps the most powerful scene in all medieval epic. To heighten the effect of the tragic climax the poet begins with a description of the hunting, and describes the high spirits of Siegfried, who captures a wild boar, rides back with it to camp, and there lets it loose to the great discomfiture of the cooks.
He rides fiddling at the head of the host; he plays to the weary warriors in the intervals of the battle in the court of Etzel's palace; but he is also expert at performing other music, with "a strong fiddle-bow, mighty and long, like to a sword, exceeding sharp and broad."
We do not ride on the railroad; it rides upon us.
She is unusually intelligent, charming... and then she is pretty, uncommonly pretty, and agile--she swims and rides splendidly... and her voice!
Having sat some time at table, Speranski corked a bottle of wine and, remarking, "Nowadays good wine rides in a carriage and pair," passed it to the servant and got up.
"And you're surprised at the way she rides, Simon, eh?" said the count.
Kayaking and riverboat rides on the Mississippi River are just a stroll away, as are overlooks, green ways, parks and a river bluff hiking and biking trail. "Duck" amphibious vehicle tours are also available.
Steamboat rides, golf, sightseeing tours -- these cities offer plenty to keep visitors busy.
Sunset dinner rides are offered Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays June through September and the first two weekends in October.
Spend some time at Sunset Park Campground, which includes swimming, boating, fishing, a playground and even hay rides, and then check out one of the great restaurants in the Auburn area.
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Road bike rides through Alexandria offer the opportunity to see a bustling, historic town and glimpses of the rolling Virginia countryside.
Famous for its historic stonewalls and autumn foliage, Fairfield County has a lot to offer the outdoor enthusiast, including boundless opportunities for quiet nature walks and bike rides in the area's many wooded parks.
If you prefer to stick around Denver there are many great local hikes, rides, climbs, and water sports to enjoy.
The Ocean City Boardwalk, which runs along 2½ miles of Atlantic sand, features rides, arcade games, T-shirt shops and plenty of places to eat.
For $5, they can buy unlimited rides all night, and children under 18 ride free with the purchase of dinner.
Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant In addition to the restaurant, Patti's 1880's Settlement features a miniature golf course and arcade, an animal park, a playground, rides for the kids, scenic gardens and a rock wall for climbing.
Winter Park offers year-round activities, from skiing, rafting and hiking to hot air balloon rides.
After hikes along the High Line and self-guided rides along city bike paths, there are numerous restaurants in Chelsea to appease varying palates.
Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, the park is packed with wild water rides including the Master Blaster, Speed Slides and Lost Falls.
The aquarium also has games and fun rides for kids and is great for birthday parties.
Keansburg Amusement Park has a water park, rides and arcade with dining for the family.
Here he rides forth in search of what adventure may bring.