The Stand begins in typical apocalyptic sci-fi horror fashion, with a run-away man-made plague threatening the survival of mankind.
The Clocky run-away alarm clock gives you one chance to turn it off, but if you keep hitting the snooze button that is when he will jump from your bedside table, landing on large wheels and roll away.
No wonder he had run away from this one.
I didn't run away.
It's not like I'm asking you to run away with me.
Cassie, if I were the type of man to run away from responsibility, would I be here right now?
You can run away from him, stay in the same relationship, or set your foot down and get things back into control.
There's a bunch of run away kids; I could try to pick the most likely but none of them look promising.
Why did they just run away like that?
I've tried to run away so many times.
Do you want me to run away so you feel better?
The bear stopped and stared at him, but made no move to run away.
If anything weird happens, please walk or run away or call the police or something.
He would.ve taken her and run away somewhere safe where no one would ever find them, as he initially wanted to do.
What would cause her to run away from all of that?
Look, Edith Shipton had just poured her heart out to my wife and me that she had run away from an abusive husband and was hiding.
Maybe Alex was simply burned out on raising children after giving up so much for Katie - only to have her run away.
So the solution is to run away?
It was alright for him to run away.
You need it to run away again.
I tried to run away twice, to take us both to the mortal world, where we could start over.
She didn't run away!
Hold your horses before you wind up with a run away team.
fleah, or flea, cognate with flee, to run away from, to take flight), a name typically applied to Pulex irritans, a well-known blood-sucking insect-parasite of man and other mammals, remarkable for its powers of leaping, and nearly cosmopolitan.
The " Otranto " asked if she was to keep out of range, and not getting a clear reply drew out of line on the " Glasgow's " starboard quarter, a potent reminder that a ship that has no guns to fight and no speed to run away is a delusion and a snare.
In Livy it signifies the oath (q.v.) which soldiers took among themselves not to run away or desert.
He controlled three beys:- the bey of Titeri in the south, the bey of the east at the suburbs and run away.
It seems that Pascal in driving to Neuilly was run away with by the horses, and would have been plunged in the river but that the traces fortunately broke.
He was succeeded by his son Khomarflya, then twenty years of age, who immediately after his accession had to deal with an attempt on the part of the caliph to recover Syria; this attempt failed chiefly through dissensions between the caliphs officers, but partly through the ability of Khomgruyas general, who succeeded in winning a battle after his master had run away from the field.
How it chanced we know not; James's horse seems to have run away and thrown him (he was a bad horseman), and the story goes that he was taken into a cottage and stabbed by a priest.
He has mana, power, and by means of this mana, felt inwardly by himself, acknowledged by his fellows, he stems the social impulse to run away from a mystery.
But sometimes no such cooling is effected, in which case the cinders run away in the liquid form.
Trying to escape her tangled past, she has run away to the American backwoods, winding up at the Dreamy Pines Motor Court.
crucifyto get crucified again, says Jesus, as you have run away.
When Jayni, her mom and little brother have to run away from her abusive father, it starts off as a big adventure.
fifteenth birthday is the ideal point to run away from home.
You might only be sitting in a traffic jam feeling murderous, but your body thinks you need to run away fast!
Their holy rockfest, bad puns and spectacular pyrotechnics saw them run away with the cheesiest music prize tonight.
Page 3 1 [Kagome, still trapped at the tree, shouts out.] FX ground rumble... Kagome Inuyasha, run away!
most runaways are given little help in tackling the problems which made them run away.
To ignore sarcasm and the problem will not let it run away.
11, 18-19) and run away from his master Philemon, a prosperous and influential Christian citizen of Colossae (Col.
One of the chairs pushed back from the table, and this was so astonishing and mysterious that Dorothy was almost tempted to run away in fright.
The hungrier people were ... the less likely they were to run away.
Oh, it was a lovely and delicate doll! but the little girl's brother, a tall lad, had taken the doll, and set it up in a high tree in the garden, and had run away.
Only the defeated and deserters go to the wars, cowards that run away and enlist.
Then he began to imagine that the Russians were running away and that he himself was killed, but he quickly roused himself with a feeling of joy, as if learning afresh that this was not so but that on the contrary the French had run away.
"And didn't Hippolyte tell you?" asked Prince Vasili, turning to his son and seizing the little princess' arm as if she would have run away and he had just managed to catch her, "didn't he tell you how he himself was pining for the dear princess, and how she showed him the door?
Why doesn't the red-haired gunner run away as he is unarmed?
All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!
"She will run away with him!" thought Sonya.
When Gabriel came to inform her that the men who had come had run away again, she rose frowning, and clasping her hands behind her paced through the rooms a long time considering what she should do.
That Prince Andrew's deeply loved affianced wife--the same Natasha Rostova who used to be so charming--should give up Bolkonski for that fool Anatole who was already secretly married (as Pierre knew), and should be so in love with him as to agree to run away with him, was something Pierre could not conceive and could not imagine.
On returning home Petya announced resolutely and firmly that if he was not allowed to enter the service he would run away.
"It is disgraceful to run away from danger; only cowards are running away from Moscow," they were told.
I could have run away from my father, as I wanted to.
But seeing a stranger the sickly, scrofulous-looking child, unattractively like her mother, began to yell and run away.
Jauntily shifting the position of his legs in their tight riding breeches, diffusing an odor of perfume, and admiring his partner, himself, and the fine outlines of his legs in their well-fitting Hessian boots, Nicholas told the blonde lady that he wished to run away with a certain lady here in Voronezh.
It began to run away only when suddenly seized by a panic caused by the capture of transport trains on the Smolensk road, and by the battle of Tarutino.
In such actions, instead of two crowds opposing each other, the men disperse, attack singly, run away when attacked by stronger forces, but again attack when opportunity offers.
Page 3 1 [Kagome, still trapped at the tree, shouts out.] fx ground rumble... Kagome Inuyasha, run away !
Most runaways are given little help in tackling the problems which made them run away.
Konigsburg about two kids who run away from home and hide in New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The stories in the series are intriguing from his incredible memory of his birth the delivery room to his outrageous decision to run away to Alaska because wearing plastic fangs is accepted.
If a company posts exorbitant statements about the amount of money you can make, claims you can quit your job and live off your earnings, and then asks for a payment from you, run away.
If you don't, that's okay because they will actually run away from you.
This fight or flight response is getting you ready to either get the threat away from you or ready to run away from it.
Teenagers who run away will have a hard time with just about everything that they want to do.
There are hundreds of horror stories about things that have happened to teenagers who have run away.
Teens who run away may also get into trouble with the law.
Abuse in the home is a common reason for teens to run away.
Reasons why a teen might run away are different for each individual.
It is important to make sure that your teen gets help if he or she tries to run away.
There are other reports circulating that the Ethiopian government is investigating the adoption because the baby girl's records indicated that the birth mother had died, when in fact she had run away.
Dawit stated that she had run away because she could no longer feed her daughter and had "…decided to flee rather than watch her die."
Knight stopped the SUV, Isaac jumped out in an attempt to run away from Knight (who had already punched her while in the vehicle).
For example, when you see a dog that tends to tuck his tail under himself and run away looking shy and timid, more than likely he was not well socialized at the puppy stage.
While the moves may not serve to beat up an attacker, the fight in itself will turn many attackers off and they'll run away.
Enemies usually run away as soon as they see a grenade, so as soon as you toss one, you can shoot it with your gun to make it explode (accuracy isn't even that important).
Many times enemies sneak up on you, try to gang up on you or run away.
The characters will sit around until you make a decision, but you cannot look at your inventory or run away.
You are Razputin, a kid who has run away from the circus to join an elite corps of special agents who use psychic powers to keep the world safe.
Parents should teach children to run away from danger, never towards it.
Older teens who need help may have behavior problems, exhibit depression, show poor school performance, run away from home, or get into trouble with the law.
Most girls who participate in gang activity have run away from home at least once due to family problems including the drug addiction and/or arrest of a parent.
Any of these actions tends to drive a wedge between the parents and child and is the primary reason many gay and bisexual youth run away from home.
As of 2004, researchers had identified several common characteristics of the abusive family environments that prompt young people to run away.
Other events may also prompt children to run away.
Young people who run away and do not return home may remain on the street, go to a shelter, or be placed in foster homes by welfare agencies.
Sometimes they are not sure if their child has run away or been abducted.
They should report to local law enforcement immediately that the child has run away or is missing.
I know you are not alone in having a desire from time to time to run away and start over.
That doesn't mean she'll run away from trouble, just that she finds confrontation as something that's distasteful and rude.
One story tells of a bride who hung herself after learning that the groom had run away and was not going to return.
Mrs. Gregg grabbed a flashlight and watched the wolf run away and change into the figure of an extremely tall man before disappearing into the dark night.
Could it be that people familiar with werewolf lore see something else, and their imaginations run away with them?
Sam prepares to run away to escape whatever MaryAnn has planned for him.
The pretty girl and her peasant lover's passion and angst continue when Matilde and Adolfo try to run away together.
Unfortunately, Greenlee learned that Ryan took the money so that he and Gillian could run away to find Jake Martin.
He begged her to run away with him, so he could keep her and the children safe, but she refused.
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