Till about the middle of the 18th century the bison and the elk roamed the W.
Her hands roamed his chest and back.
She roamed the bottom floor until she reached the door off one of the kitchens.
Only Mrs. Lincoln roamed the halls, purring for a pat, as Franny and Ryland walked hand in hand to his room.
He'd roamed the palace that was his home many times before returning to live out of the tiny cabin he preferred in the Everdark forest.
In the 18th century wolves still roamed the country in such large numbers that hunting parties were organized against them; now they are unknown.
The mansion was quiet, and she roamed until she found where everyone was.
She roamed the apartment again and opened all the closets and drawers, not surprised to find them filled, as if she'd lived there all her life and hadn't just arrived.
The herds of bison, antelope and elk that once roamed the prairies have vanished, but a few mountain sheep still graze on the grass-covered mesas in inaccessible portions of the Bad Lands.
She'd roamed the ground floor before adopting the library as her favorite room and settling in front of a deadened hearth with a stack of celebrity magazines.
Early in the 19th century the old Wiltshire white-faced horned sheep, with a scanty coat of hairy wool, and the Berkshire Knot, roamed over the downs of their native counties.
The bison, although now nearly extinct, formerly roamed over nearly the entire region between the Appalachian and the Rocky Mountains.
The elephant, giraffe, lion, leopard, hyena, zebra, buffalo, gnu, quagga, kudu, eland and many other kinds of antelope roamed the plains; the rhinoceros, hippopotamus and crocodile lived in or frequented the rivers, and ostriches and baboons were numerous.
The chitchat roamed from details of Friday's luncheon to views on crime and punishment, which, as the booze went down, became more and more general.
This was the commonest species in the great plains of South Africa, where it roamed in large herds, often in company with the quagga and numerous antelopes.
- Before the advent of the white man, herds of bison roamed the prairies, but these have disappeared,' and, with the exception of deer and bears, large game is to be found only in the Bad Lands.
Perplexed as to what kind of movers worked at such an hour, she roamed through the row house from top to bottom.
This fact and their reports of the immense herds of elephants which roamed the bush led Simon van der Stell, then governor at Cape Town, to despatch (1689) the ship " Noord " to Port Natal, with instructions to her commander to open up a trade in ivory and to acquire possession of the bay.
His hands roamed her body, and she returned his hot kisses, wanting him with the same lust she felt from him.
Ignorant of agriculture, with no dwellings but rough huts or breakwinds of sticks and bark, without dogs or other domestic animals, these savages, until the coming of civilized man, roamed after food within their tribal bounds.
The Pacific, hitherto free from their intrusion, showed many sail of merchant vessels, while on land opposition south of the Bay of Panama was of little avail, since few were acquainted with the use of fire-arms. Coxon and seventy men returned as they had gone, but the others, under Sawkins, Sharp and Watling, roamed north and south on islands and mainland, and remained for long ravaging the coast of Peru.
Straggling remnants still maintained their independence, but the mass of the Hottentots took service with the colonists as herdsmen, while others became hangers-on about the company's posts and grazing-farms or roamed about the country.
The Baluch Siwaliks afford us strange glimpses into a recent geological past, when the same gigantic mammals roamed along the foot of these wild hills as once inhabited the tangled forests below the Himalaya.
roamed the earth between jobs.
Black-clad guards roamed the internal perimeter while others manned the walls of the compound.
They appropriated the territory up to the Kur and the Aras, and roamed at large through Iberia, Georgia and Armenia.
The tracts over which they roamed were in ordinary circumstances common to all shepherds alike.
The revelation of the name to Moses was made at a mountain sacred to Yahweh (the mountain of God) far to the south of Palestine, in a region where the forefathers of the Israelites had never roamed, and in the territory of other tribes; and long after the settlement in Canaan this region continued to be regarded as the abode of Yahweh (Judg.
Originally great herds of bison roamed over the Texas plains, and deer, bears and wolves were numerous, especially in the forests.
Ever afterwards, in memory of the threat of Heracles to ravage the land if Hylas were not found, the inhabitants of Kios every year on a stated day roamed the mountains, shouting aloud for Hylas (Apollonius Rhodius i.
His hands roamed her body, his long nails leaving trails of blood down her skin.
The aura there where real aliens actually roamed among us, well...it just took my breath away!
Guards roamed the castle corridors, heavily armed with an array of weapons.
We worked to put bread on our plates and roamed the earth between jobs.
He just roamed the room with a white half gallon enamel jug topping up glasses.
Fossils can be found dating back from when elephants, rhinos and giant moose roamed the land.
The last aurochs roamed the plains of Northern Europe about 1627.
roamed the streets looking for Sunday morning pursuits.
roamed at will using the stronger mobility scooters.
roamed wild in Snowdonia.
These had spawned many warrior tribes, notably the Huns who roamed this steppe with impunity.
The oligarchical party considered it a disgrace to obey a simple boyar; conspiracies were frequent, the rural districts were desolated by famine and plague, great bands of armed brigands roamed about the country committing all manner of atrocities, the Cossacks on the frontier were restless, and the government showed itself incapable of maintaining order.
Diodorus Siculus, writing of later times, says that cattle were sent during a portion of each year to the marshy pastures of the delta, where they roamed under the care of herdsmen.
Locals roamed the streets looking for Sunday morning pursuits.
There are some fallow deer but no red deer or roe deer who once roamed wild in Snowdonia.
This allows pets to be tracked if they have roamed or been stolen.
Now each site can be roamed at will using the stronger mobility scooters.
Even after throwing everything out, there are going to be areas the kitten roamed that you haven't thought about; that is why many recommend waiting so long.
It's important to note that while it may be surprising to many people, elephants actually roamed free in ancient China.
Kids dinosaur activities provide a great way for kids to explore the past and learn about these larger than life reptiles that once roamed the earth.
He also reportedly roamed the surrounding forests in wolf form while hunting and killing children.
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