How to use Sight in a sentence
She must look a sight with red swollen eyes.
He paused at the sight of Pierre.
No one was in sight when she reached the building, but the door was open.
The very next day they came in sight of a little green island.
Eureka stuck up her nose at such food, but the tiny piglets squealed delightedly at the sight of the crackers and ate them up in a jiffy.Advertisement
The shepherd soon lost sight of them in the darkness.
Many days passed before they came in sight of land.
Now there's a sight I thought I'd never live to see - someone hitching up your wagon while you're fixin' breakfast.
She was nowhere in sight.
When she reached the crest, she recognized the sight before her.Advertisement
Might do you good to get out of sight, he said, nodding towards the windows.
That was because I saw everything with the strange, new sight that had come to me.
I learned how the sun and the rain make to grow out of the ground every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food, how birds build their nests and live and thrive from land to land, how the squirrel, the deer, the lion and every other creature finds food and shelter.
She recognized Jule on sight and couldn't help but feel surprised.
At sight of his lost treasure, the merchant began to dance and shout for joy.Advertisement
Sometimes in the twilight I alternately lost and recovered sight of one sitting motionless under my window.
It was pleasant and touching to see these little girls in love; but apparently the sight of them roused no pleasant feeling in Vera.
The sight of her right now must fill him with disgust.
I'd show the people a fine sight, I can tell you.
He served about a dozen years for rape in California and dropped out of sight after he was released.Advertisement
The Bulgarian king Samuel was so stricken by the sight of his mighty army staggering back home that he suffered a stroke and died two days later.
Howie was nowhere in sight.
She must look a sight.
Carmen wanted to shrivel out of sight.
One of her eyes was black from a blow, and the sight infuriated him.Advertisement
He turned to Damian, his scarred features the most beautiful sight Damian had ever seen.
He lost sight of her while trying to find a parking spot.
She lost sight of him and hurried her step.
Dean caught sight of Paulette Dawkins grabbing wildly at a purple contribution.
I'm glad we were out in plain sight!
Hide 'em in plain sight, so to speak, a la Edgar Allen Poe.
He rubbed his eyes against the dimness and caught sight of a skid mark.
The massive vamp hadn't attacked or turned his back at the first sight of him, a sign Jule took as positive.
To his surprise, she pulled away from him and smiled, a brilliant sight that made her eyes sparkle and face glow.
The sight of the knife in her hand still made her squeamish.
Sofia swallowed hard at the sight of so many vamps milling around.
Deidre wasn't certain what to think at the sight of the girl on the bed.
While the warm sun drenched them and there wasn't a cloud in sight, they'd learned from recent experience that mountain weather could blow in misery at a moment's notice and replace the sunshine with drenching, chilling rain.
Jennifer gasped at the sight and stood, hands on the roll bar, and drank in the works of nature's paintbrush.
A few moments later, Dickinson Faust stepped into sight.
As Dean rounded a curve, he caught sight of the tail end of a white vehicle speeding down the cliff-hanging road on the far side of the deep valley—a sheriff's white Blazer was his first impression.
It was still light enough to see across the gorge when an opening in the trees allowed, but the long swing to the far end of valley was away from the direction the vehicle had driven and blocked from sight by the curve of the canyon.
As he lifted the computer monitor, he caught sight of a paper beneath it.
Cynthia ushered the group down the hall to their office, out of earshot and out of sight.
As he turned off, Dean checked the highway in both directions, but there were no other vehicles in sight.
I'd sue your ass and the county and everyone else in sight for a zillion bucks.
Lydia turned off the engine and they sat there alone with no other cars in sight.
Dean's heart began to race as he caught sight of Cynthia and Martha at the edge of the rocks near the edge of the path leading to the entrance of the Lucky Pup.
His wife motioned toward the mine entrance out of sight in the rocks and trees.
Lydia staggered to her feet and joined them, leaving the grisly sight behind.
The sight dulled her desire.
Troubled, Gabriel didn't move until she was gone from sight.
The sight of him made her want to cry.
A hard piece of bread, flung at random in the Commons Hall, struck his left eye and destroyed the sight.
His devotion to Epicurus seems at first sight more difficult to explain than his enthusiasm for Empedocles or Ennius.
When Barnabas sails away with Mark to resume work in Cyprus, the mists of history hide him from our sight.
In 1731 the navigator Michael Gvosdev was driven by storm from a point north of Cape Dezhnev to within sight of the Alaskan coast, which he followed for two days.
This sight reminded me of falconry and what nobleness and poetry are associated with that sport.
I can't bear the sight of that woman.
But when she came into the kitchen he was nowhere in sight.
By the time they reached their daughter she was dead, with no one in sight.
Other than catching sight of Howie, together with Julie and Molly entering church on Sunday morning, we saw nothing more of our associate's Boston visitors.
She was frightened out of her wits, like the rest of us but it's not like her to just drop out of sight, unless Quinn talked her into it.
Damian rose, sickened by the sight before him.
One caught sight of her and stopped.
She caught sight of her gaze in the mirror again and stared.
The characteristic feature of the imitative act, at the instinctive level, is that the presentation to sight or hearing calls forth a mode of behaviour of like nature to, or producing like results to, that which affords the stimulus.
The subject of clothing is far wider than appears at first sight.
Although he does not agree with Kant that either the formal element in sense or the synthesis of sensations is a priori, yet in very Kantian fashion, through not distinguishing between operation and object, he holds that, in synthetically combining sensations of touch and sight, we not only have a complex perception of a solid body, but also know this " object thought of " as itself the complex of these sensations objectified.
Hence it is not so surprising as might at first sight appear that the remote Aestii, a non-Teutonic people settled about the mouth of the Vistula, are represented by Tacitus as keener agriculturists than any of the other inhabitants of Germany.
It may be seen, generally in animal form, in visions or by persons of second sight, but to see one's own fylgia is a sign of impending death.
Smith, writing in the Philosophical Transactions for 1683-1684, says of the Turks (p. 439), "They have no genius for Seavoyages, and consequently are very raw and unexperienced in the art of Navigation, scarce venturing to sail out of sight of land.
The caravels of Ojeda which, in 1499, followed almost the same track as that of Columbus, probably passed in sight of one or more of the mouths of the Orinoco.
The struggle, which still further aggravated the dependence of the pope on France, was waged on both sides with the utmost bitterness, and the end was not in sight when John XXII.
After a journey of half a year Hedin reached Shigatse; on leaving it he turned north again, intending to explore the large sacred lake Dangra-yumso, west of Ngantse t'so, but when within sight of it he was prevented by Tibetans from approaching it.
Small doses increase the sensibility of touch, sight and hearing; large doses cause twitching of the muscles and difficulty in swallowing; while in overdose violent convulsions are produced.
The sight of these flowers in spring, with mile after mile of brilliant and varied colours, attracts visitors even from foreign countries.
The reason of this is readily understood when it is borne in mind how disadvantageous to the function of sight is the unpigmented condition of an albino's eyeball; a disadvantage which would be probably much accentuated, in the cases now under consideration, by the bright glare from the surface of the snow, which forms the natural environment of these animals at the particular period of the year when the winter change occurs.
Thus the bill becomes a most delicate organ of sensation, and by its means the bird, while probing for food, is at once able to distinguish the nature of the objects it encounters, though these are wholly out of sight.
But the likeness probably goes deeper than superficial resemblance that appeals to the eye, for spiders which distinguish flies from bees by touch and not by sight, treat drone-flies after touching them, not in the fearless way they evince towards bluebottles (Calliphora), but in the cautious manner they display towards bees and wasps, warily refraining from coming to close quarters until their prey is securely enswathed in silk.
As Stubbs says " the thegn seems to be primarily the warrior gesith " - the gesithas forming the chosen band of companions (comites) of the German chiefs (principes) noticed by Tacitus - " he is probably the gesith who had a particular military duty in his master's service "; and he adds that from the reign of Athelstan " the gesith is lost sight of except very occasionally, the more important class having become thegns, and the lesser sort sinking into the rank of mere servants of the king."
It was thus established that pay, the love of enterprise and the prospect of plunder - if we leave zeal for the sacred cause which they had espoused for the moment out of sight - were quite as useful for the purpose of enlisting troops and keeping them together as the tenure of land and the solemnities of homage and fealty.
He sailed on the 21st of June, and after chasing the British frigate "Belvidera" (36), which escaped into Halifax by throwing boats, &c., overboard, stood across the North Atlantic in search of a West Indian convoy, which he failed to sight, returning by the 31st of August to Boston.
Various considerations, however, tend to show that there cannot be so much advantage in employing it as would appear at first sight.
And in the same month, two years from the date of Chastelard's execution, her first step was unconsciously taken on the road to Fotheringhay, when she gave her heart at first sight to her kinsman Henry, Lord Darnley, son of Matthew Stuart, earl of Lennox, who had suffered an exile of twenty years in expiation of his intrigues with England, and had married the niece of King Henry VIII., daughter of his sister Margaret, the widow of James IV., by her second husband, the earl of Angus.
The nature of the cut itself in pruning is of more consequence, especially in the case of fruit trees, than at first sight may appear.
He did not, however, lose sight of his`true goal; he collected a large library, and, after the conclusion of the Seven Years' War, in 1763, he resumed more enthusiastically than ever the studies which had been partially interrupted.
Myrioblepharis, with a peculiar multiciliate zoospore like that of Vaucheria, is provisionally placed in the same group. Monoblepharis was first described by Cornu in 1871, but from that time until 1895 when Roland Thaxter described several species from America the genus was completely lost sight of.
These steps lead to a saving of fuel so great as to be astonishing at first sight - indeed in case of Gayley's blast-drying process incredible to most writers, who proved easily and promptly to their own satisfaction that the actual saving was impossible.
Its versatile cries and actions, as seen and heard by those who penetrate the solitude of the northern forests it inhabits, can never be forgotten by one who has had experience of them, any more than the pleasing sight of its rust-coloured tail, which an occasional gleam of sunshine will light up into a brilliancy quite unexpected by those who have only surveyed the bird's otherwise gloomy appearance in the glass-case of a museum.
A great part of Ashanti is covered with primeval and almost impenetrable forest.1 Many of the trees, chiefly silk-cotton and hardwood, attain splendid proportions, the bombax reaching a height of over 200 ft., but the monotony is oppressive, and is seldom relieved by the sight of flowers, birds or beasts.
The notes of this journey are written in a light and amusing style, showing Hume's usual keenness of sight in some directions and his almost equal blindness in others.
Certain impressions, the sensations of sight and touch, have in themselves the element of space, for these impressions (Hume skilfully transfers his statement to the points) have a certain order or mode of arrangement.
For they simply assert what will be found true in any conscious experience containing coexisting impressions of sense (specifically, of sight and touch), and in its nature successive.
Chamois are exceedingly shy; and their senses, especially those of sight and smell, very acute.
At last, at the famous sitting of the 9th Thermidor, he ventured to present as the report of the committees of General Security and Public Safety a document expressing his own views, a sight of which, however, had been refused to the other members of committee on the previous evening.
In his sixteenth year young Gambetta lost by an accident the sight of his left eye, which eventually had to be removed.
This, at first sight, paradoxical result is explained by the fact that the mean free path of each molecule increases in the same proportion as the density is diminished, so that as the number of molecules crossing each square centimetre decreases, the distance to which each carries its momentum increases, and the total transfer of momentum is unaffected by variation of density.
The sight of these exiles made the political interest once more predominant in Hobbes, and before long the revived feeling issued in the formation of a new and important design.
Freedom was within sight, but with fatal infatuation the slaves refused to abandon Italy.
He lost for a time the sight of one eye; and he saw but very imperfectly with the other.
He was sick of life; but he was afraid of death; and he shuddered at every sight or sound which reminded him of the inevitable hour.
Even to the end of his life, and even at the tables of the great, the sight of food affected him as it affects wild beasts and birds of prey.
Rolle then entered on the contemplative life, passing through the preliminary stages of purification and illumination, which lasted for nearly three years, and then entering the stage of sight, the full revelation of the divine vision.
He had distinguished himself in various military enterprises and diplomatic negotiations in the course of an active career, and although over seventy years old and of very weak sight (the story that he had been made blind by the emperor Manuel Comnenus while he was at Constantinople is a legend), he proved a most energetic and capable ruler.
This inconsistency, though startling at first sight, is probably more apparent than real.
Not until the Chamber had been dissolved by military force (February 19, 1906) and an open breach of the constitution seemed within sight did they come to terms with the crown and form an administration.
Hence comes the fact, at first sight so strange, that Greek, Arabic and French have all given way to a dialect of Italian.
The same is true of xviii., which at first sight seems to fall into several pieces; the history of the seven sleepers, the grotesque narrative about Moses, and that about Alexander " the Horned," are all connected together, and the same rhyme through the whole sura.
The power of hearing is acute, and so is the sight, the eyes being protected by upper and lower lids and by a nictitating membrane.
The common practice was to place a small piece of nitrate of silver into the eye, which was then kept tightly bandaged till the sight was destroyed.
At first sight they may seem inaccurate, but on closer examination the Graecizing is seen to follow definite rules, especially in the Ptolemaic period.
At first sight it seems curious that Christianity should have been so slow to reach Denmark.
The few and peaceful traders who explored those northern waters were careful never to lose sight of the Saxon, Frisian and Frankish shores during their passage.
The sight of many an eye has been destroyed by the use of atropine - in ignorance of this action on the intra-ocular tension - in cases of incipient glaucoma.
At a second prayer the invaders were struck blind, and in this state they were led by Elisha to Samaria, where their sight was restored.
This is the building best known as the Great Temple of Abydos, being nearly complete and an impressive sight.
Archibald Douglas, earl of Angus, opened the door and seized Mar, who was forthwith dragged to Lauder Bridge and there, along with six other obnoxious favourites, hanged in sight of his royal master.
The details of the Path include several terms whose meaning and implication are by no means apparent at first sight.
There are 22 of them grouped around these central plains almost within sight of each other.
The less it became possible, as time went on, to believe that Nero yet lived and would return as a living ruler, the greater was the tendency for his figure to develop into one wholly infernal and daemonic. The relation to the Parthians is also gradually lost sight of; and from being the adversary of Rome, Nero becomes the adversary of God and of Christ.
This is our first sight of Jesus Christ.
A blind man appealed to Jesus as " the Son of David," and was answered by the restoration of his sight; and when, a little later, Jesus fulfilled an ancient prophecy by mounting an ass and riding into Jerusalem, the multitudes shouted their welcome to the returning " kingdom of David."
The story is so plain and convincing in itself that it gives at first sight an impression of completeness.
The Nematomorpha form an isolated group; at first sight they seem to be connected with the Nematoda, but in reality their only common feature is the tubular genitalia opening into a cloaca, and it seems at present impossible to connect them with the Annelida.
The sight of his treasure roused the cupidity of the sailors, who resolved to possess themselves of it by putting him to death.
His sight failed during the last ten years of his life, and there is no reason to doubt Matthew Parker's story that Wolsey suggested his retirement from his bishopric on a pension.
Such a bigamous marriage is a true marriage in the sight of God (the necessity being proved), but it is not a true marriage in the eye of public law and custom.
Hadrian then turned Jerusalem into a Roman colony, changed its name to Aelia Capitolina, built a temple of Jupiter on the site of the Jewish temple and (it is alleged) a temple of Venus on the site of the Holy Sepulchre, and forbade any Jew, on pain of death, to appear within sight of the city.
As various old-fashioned ceremonies are observed at the meetings and the members each appear with his girded sword, the sight of a meeting of the Landsgemeinde is most striking and interesting.
When a bill of exchange is not payable at sight or on demand, certain days (called days of grace, from being originally a gratuitous favour) are added to the time of payment as fixed by the bill, and the bill is then due and payable on the last day of grace.
In 1856, the last year of his rule, he issued orders to General (afterwards Sir James) Outram, then resident at the court of Lucknow, to assume the direct administration of Oudh, on the ground that " the British government would be guilty in the sight of God and man, if it were any longer to aid in sustaining by its countenance an administration fraught with suffering to millions."
He found expression in so many ways, and was apparently so inexhaustible in his resources, that his very versatility and the ease with which he gave expression to his thought sometimes stood in the way of a recognition of his large, simple political ideality and the singleness of his moral sight.
Though, in accounting for the anger of the gods, no sharp distinction is made between moral offences and a ritualistic oversight or neglect, yet the stress laid in the hymns and prayers, as well as in the elaborate atonement ritual prescribed in order to appease the anger of the gods, on the need of being clean and pure in the sight of the higher powers, the inculcation of a proper aspect of humility, and above all the need of confessing one's guilt and sins without any reserve - all this bears testimony to the strength which the ethical factor acquired in the domain of the religion.
In the pro Milone he says that either Milo must have lain in wait for Clodius or Clodius for Milo, leaving out of sight the truth, that the encounter was due to chance.
Vogel of Potsdam, by repeated measurements of the motion of Algol in the line of sight, showed that the star is always receding from us before the loss of light and approaching us afterwards.
When the line of centres is at right angles to our line of sight, the stars present to us their greatest apparent surface, and therefore send us the maximum light.
Except when the line of sight is perpendicular to the plane of the orbit, the revolution of the two bodies will result in a periodic variation of the motion in the line of sight.
When the parallax of a star is known, we are able to infer from its proper motion its actual linear speed in miles per hour, in so far as the motion is transverse to the line of sight.
I lived, up to the time of the illness that deprived me of my sight and hearing, in a tiny house consisting of a large square room and a small one, in which the servant slept.
In the first place she had nineteen months' experience of sight and sound.
The result is dulness of sight, a stagnation of the vital circulations, and a general deliquium and sloughing off of all the intellectual faculties.
No doubt many a smiling valley with its stretching cornfields occupies exactly such a "horrid chasm," from which the waters have receded, though it requires the insight and the far sight of the geologist to convince the unsuspecting inhabitants of this fact.
England and France, Spain and Portugal, Gold Coast and Slave Coast, all front on this private sea; but no bark from them has ventured out of sight of land, though it is without doubt the direct way to India.
Everyone brightened at the sight of this pretty young woman, so soon to become a mother, so full of life and health, and carrying her burden so lightly.
In front of them rows of gray cloaks were already visible through the smoke, and an officer catching sight of Bagration rushed shouting after the crowd of retreating soldiers, ordering them back.
Only when a man was killed or wounded did he frown and turn away from the sight, shouting angrily at the men who, as is always the case, hesitated about lifting the injured or dead.
Yes, it was the same flesh, the same chair a canon, the sight of which had even then filled him with horror, as by a presentiment.
The sight of her father, the terribly wild cries of her mother that she heard through the door, made her immediately forget herself and her own grief.
If Bordeaux was around, he kept out of sight.
They talked for several hours and when Mary left, Cade was nowhere in sight.
When she came through the living room the fire was roaring, but Cade was nowhere in sight.
There were no people or vehicles in sight.
When we were shown a 1792 restored Inn in the nearby village of Surry, New Hampshire, it was love at first sight.
While we couldn't keep up with the ambulance but we held our own and kept the emergency vehicle in sight.
Our abductor was nowhere in sight.
He must have stood just out of sight.
Next, a head but scattered hay was the only thing in sight.
Dusty joined him, drawing a sharp breath at the sight.
Her thoughts returned to the sight of the girl in the bed.
Selyn appeared confused at the sight of them, her dark eyes unfocused.
The sight of them thrilled and scared her.
They slopped forward, feet sloshing the muddy floor, no longer trying to avoid the water that oozed in rivulets down the narrow passageway, back toward the entrance, now out of sight behind them.
She caught sight of a side passage out of the corner of her eye.
If that were the case, Dean wondered, why had Joseph also rented a Jeep and parked out of sight behind Bird Song?
They neither saw nor heard anything, and after negotiating the remaining correctly marked turns, were in sight of daylight.
Before they could get out of sight, Joseph Dawkins' rental Jeep pulled up below them, cutting new destruction through the flowers.
Dean slammed his fist against the Jeep in frustration at the sight.
As Dean rolled his Jeep down the main street of Ouray, he caught sight of a familiar figure with a rounded haircut.
No one was in sight.
The hands that still covered the entry sight were bloody.
The blue truck was nowhere in sight.
Jonathan was watching a movie and Alex was nowhere in sight.
The sight of Alex on Ed, galloping toward her was as much a relief as it was a surprise.
The sight of it lying in two pieces was gratifying.
Absorbed by the sight, she began to think he left as quietly as he arrived.
I agreed and of course, yanked her Sight so she couldn't cheat.
The sight of his name across her shoulders made his body hot with anger and need that left him frustrated.
The sight disturbed him more than he wanted it to.
Cheered by the sight of food, Deidre dug in.
Reaching the road, she caught sight of something that made her blood run cold again.
The sight, sound and scent of the ocean helped her relax.
Orienting herself, she caught sight of the green haze again and walked along the edge of the forest, seeking a path.
I pulled her Sight, so she couldn't tell I was lying, then asked what she'd wager on it.
She caught sight of herself in a store window.
The sight of the lights thrilled her, reminded her she needed to stop moping around and live her life like a glowing chili pepper.
He took up a protective stance within direct sight of them, so still, he seemed like a statue.
She paced and caught sight of her reflection in the windows.
It was dim inside the stronghold, and the first torch they crossed that burned with black flames mesmerized her long enough for her to lose sight of Darkyn around a corner.
Deidre opened her eyes and blinked rapidly, realizing the black she tried to clear from her sight was the black ceiling of the operating room.
The sight of him struck her like a frozen water balloon.
The pain and the sight of her blood made her vision dim.
She caught her reflection in the mirror, and the sight of the tattoo around her neck infuriated her.
Once she was out of sight, she ran.
He wasn't sure what he felt toward the woman, but he didn't want her to come to harm, and he didn't want her out of his sight.
The sound of fighting erupted behind her, and she stopped before the trail curved out of sight to see Rhyn standing over his first victim, a demon in a jaguar form.
He.d miss the smell and sight of his homeland and yearned already to stay here rather than return to his dark corner of the Immortal underworld!
She rubbed the lumpy scar on her arm, her attention caught by the sight of a jaguar dropping from a tree branch to the edge of the park and the forest a short distance away.
It stared at her through green eyes, and she frowned, uncertain why the sight of the creature bothered her.
As usual, Katie felt a twinge of jealousy at the sight of her sister that only grew when Giovanni—Hannah.s handsome fiancé—circled the car to take her arm and lead her to the stairs to the castle.
Hannah.s gaze strayed beyond Kris to catch sight of Katie.
He caught sight of them and crossed to Hannah.
The sight of Toby.s blood made her feel sick, and her own blood loss made her dizzy.
Jade couldn.t help the flash of anger he felt at the sight of such a creature comfortable and content.
Jade.s insides still churned at the sight of the demons and Immortals fighting.
Another demon down the hall caught sight of them and charged.
He looked up at the sweet voice, his anger melting at the sight of Hannah.s pretty face.
Jade.s words stuck in his throat at the sight of Kris.s beautiful emerald eyes.
Her tears rose at the sight of both creatures, one who wanted to drag her to Hell and the other who wanted her dead.
The day had gone beautifully, and the sight of Evelyn's beaming, glowing face stuck in her head.
The creature loped ahead, darting out of sight down another hall.
The warriors with her closed around her, blocking some of the crowd from sight.
They moved out of sight at her blink, and she wondered how criminals were treated on such a planet.
Being shorter than everyone else would be a boon this night; she waited until the two were out of sight before fading back toward the house.
He knew her on sight, felt the connection pierce his tanned hide and rattle his bones.
Her pace slowed as she caught sight of Ne'Rin.
He left at last, and she waited for him to disappear from sight before jogging to the conference room.
The sight made her uneasy.
Ne'Rin caught sight of her just as she decided to leave.
He gave Talal a short bow she took as dismissal, then waited for her to pad out of sight.
Just as the grey ship disappeared from sight, another shape came into view.
The pod dropped fast toward the surface, the sight of the spinning world beneath her sickening.
Her heart quickened at the sight of him.
She watched him systematically behead or run through the three men, her stomach churning at the sight of so much death.
Even the sight of him immortalized in paints made her chest tight and her knees weak.
Metal roofs, designed to slip the snow, were a common sight in Ouray.
The next opportunity proved to be the same jeep road cut off where they'd first seen Edith speaking with the man in the second car, which was now nowhere in sight.
Dean penned a note to her aunt and Martha went inside to leave it, as Dean directed, in plain sight on the kitchen table.
Dean caught sight of its bearded driver who stared in the direction of the retreating woman.
The two ladies had joined Fred in the parlor where he was showing them the letters they had purchased from him, sight unseen.
All were out of sight below except for Mick and Penny who were just now scrambling up to the path.
Jerome Shipton was standing behind a tree and Dean caught sight of his maroon jacket just before he stepped out into the sunlight.
It'd make my job a darn sight easier.
Neither spoke for more than an hour, until the ranch and stable were in sight and Dean's watch reminded them of reality.
A short distance further, he was surprised for the second time when he caught sight of Janet O'Brien.
Cynthia was still sleeping when a speeding Ford Explorer passed them and Dean caught sight of Donald Ryland, with his son Donnie sitting beside him.
Either that, or someone up here waited until he was out of sight before they took out the knife.
As they came in sight of the building, two men were lugging Shipton's belongings to a waiting car.
Franny had been first on the scene behind Dean, dressed only in panties, her arms covering her tiny breasts, shivering as much at the sight as the chill of the early winter morning.
The two women moved out of sight and sound and Dean agonized through the lengthy, halting conversation before rejoining them.
Martha peeked around the corner to see if Donnie was in sight.
Cynthia had spotted him coming up the walk, Martha explained, and managed to remain out of sight while Fred helped Shipton lug down the belongings.
The spot was out of sight from where Dean stood.
As he hurried down the narrow plank catwalk atop the penstock, he caught sight of a woman stumbling toward him.
Dean again looked down the path but no help was in sight.
No, I must be a sight.
While contemplating whether Freckles would be worth having to influence the other three or not, Jackson caught sight of someone in his peripheral vision.
All three stood amazed at the sight before them.
Elisabeth and Connor were both out of Victor's line of sight.
As Victor moved toward her, she caught sight of Cassandra attacking Jackson, ripping into his neck with her fangs while he screamed, "Get off me, you bitch!"
One of them caught sight of her and screamed, "Werewolf!" as he ran.
Fortunately, Alex was nowhere in sight when she entered the house.
He'd known Tim his whole life and knew all of Tim's consorts and children by name, if not by sight.
She stopped, unfamiliar with the sight of death.
The sight of him naked to his waist made her stop.
Her breath caught at the sight of his wide, muscular chest, and the pants that dropped dangerously low on his hips.
The sight of her with a gun to her head the day before made his blood boil as much as the thought of her in his bed.
If these people had been from the elite class, they'd have shot her on sight.
He was more intrigued by the sight of soldiers in PMF grays as well as those in the regular military's black uniforms.
Katie chuckled, and he was almost relieved at the sight of her smile. Her features had grown paler and gaunter under his watch. He feared the underworld would sink her spirit, too. One of them had to have some sort of hope they'd make it out alive.
Death lowered the hand displaying the end of the world scenario. The images of Gabe fighting demons switched to those of Katie on the beach under the moonlight. Rhyn's breath caught at the sight of her. She appeared exhausted, tattered, and drenched from the underworld rain. She'd never looked as beautiful as she did, even if she looked as if she'd just left the underworld. Toby was with her, pulling her from the beach towards the Sanctuary.
Katie fought to keep the emotions tumbling within her from leaking out, instead reveling in the sight of her mate. While in the underworld, she'd lost all hope of ever standing next to him again.
He hurried to his rusty Ford and by the time he pulled out on Ocean View Avenue, the man was out of sight and out of mind.
Fred possessed a full head of snow-white hair, carried himself ramrod straight and was a familiar sight and well-liked figure about town.
Hey darling, you just muddy the waters by suing everyone in sight.
A day later he called again, saying he had driven by the place and was willing to take it, sight unseen.
By the time he was out the door and down the stairs, Cynthia was nowhere in sight.
The car was around the corner and out of sight when his field of vision cleared.
The old man's face broke into a smile at the sight of Randy, and he shook the boy's hand.
A big blue gun was pointing directly at Dean's mid section, out of sight of the others by the man's position.
Then he caught sight of her in the light of the opening car door.
His finances were not a pretty sight.
Before Gibbons was out of sight, Dean slumped to the ground, with a look on his face that mirrored both of their disappointment that the man they were pursuing was now aware the two-man posse was closing in.
The lateral of the switchback was longer than it appeared and by the time he reached the spot below where the cyclist had stood, the other biker was long out of sight.
There were scores of dots of color but Dean had little trouble catching sight of a yellow blur rounding a corner, further below than he would have guessed.
He needed a lot of dough in a hurry so he started putting the squeeze on everyone in sight, including Cynthia Byrne.
I've got 21 indictments out of this mess so far and there's no end in sight.
The buffalo and longhorns were nowhere in sight, so there was no need to be concerned about their safety.
He knew on sight he wanted her.
She looked around, astounded by the beauty of the orchard, then realized she'd lose sight of Dustin once he crested the hill in the center of the orchard.
She stood before the panoramic window of his lair, gazing at snowfall so thick, it hid the nearby mountains from sight.
Her gaze went to the sky, and she assessed the sight she'd never seen before.
She crouched, catching sight of a guardsman several hundred feet away.
I lost sight of my mission, she said, grateful for the one piece of advice she could stomach.
We were impressed by your sight and sacrifice.
Bianca watched Sofi being rolled away, unable to stop the tears that rose the moment Sofi was out of sight.
He expected the sight of her to stir the storm within him.
Jenn ducked at the sight of purple lightning, stunned when he caught it midair and flung it back towards the Other.
Jenn watched him go until he was out of sight.
He jogged down to the study, stopping at the sight of the bassinet beside Sofi's favorite chair.
The sight of the child hammered home his desire for a future with Jenn.
Despite the danger outside the walls, tension released her shoulders when she'd gone far enough to lose sight of the city's walls.
His sight was poor enough that the moonlight hurt his eyes, but his other senses were strong after growing up beneath the ground.
Rissa waited until she was out of sight of the two guards before breaking into a trot.
A dark green forest hedged the bay, hiding the inhabitants from sight.
The sight made her feel cold.
No attack would reach the city's hold, but the sight confirmed Memon was not baiting the kingdom.
His step quickened down the hall, but he was unable to tell if he were eager or dreading the sight of the woman again.
His sight cleared again, long enough for him to feel as he did when he chose her as the fulfillment of his oath.
He turned and walked away, waiting until he was beyond sight to take the stairs three at a time.
She understood his hatred for Memon, the man who had robbed him of more than his sight.
Taran cursed and glanced around, catching sight of Sirian.
While you were masterminding this manipulative plot, did you lose sight of your promise to protect me - or was that something else you planned on ditching?
At the first sight of weakness, her cause would be lost.
Of course, a lot of people knew her on sight - people she didn't even know.
I hope it continues to do so out of my sight.
More than likely they'll be swimming on top of the water in plain sight.
The cabin was no longer in sight.
The stranger's face softened with the warmth of pity, a sight Xander was accustomed to.
There is a reason your Sight brought you here and no further.
Xander came into her line of sight then.
She stepped into the room and saw Ashley in the hospital bed, an unwelcome memory surfacing at the sight of the girl.
She was beginning to think it was five years since she'd seen a naked man, judging by her body's hungry response to the sight of his exposed upper body.
He was serious about her remaining in his sight.
You're not leaving my sight.
Furious and freaked out, she grabbed her purse and strode out the front door, just as Xander came into sight through the glass doors from the direction of the beach.
She caught sight of the marks and swelling and pulled her hand back quickly, but not fast enough.
The sight of his thick, roped arm next to hers reminded her of their difference in sizes.
You'll understand if I don't trust you out of my sight.
He wore jeans that hung around ripped hips and hugged flexing thighs, the sight of which made her fan herself as she almost let herself imagine them wrapped around her.
Why did she feel jealousy stirring at the sight of this pretty woman?
She paused at the edge of the food court and caught sight of Xander and the girls.
The sight of him stirred emotions that confused her.
He didn't expect the sight of his necklace dangling in the center of her chest to fill him with anything other than regret or dread.
In April 1849, when the Hungarians had won many successes, after sounding the army, he issued the celebrated declaration of Hungarian independence, in which he declared that "the house of HabsburgLorraine, perjured in the sight of God and man, had forfeited the Hungarian throne."
In October Clement gave power to a legate to depose him and bring him to trial, and the end was obviously in sight.
But during the whole of this active life, many details of which are very interesting as illustrative of the life and manners of the time, he never lost sight of a design which he had formed at a very early period, of writing the history of those civil wars in France in which he had borne a part, and during which he had had so many opportunities of closely observing the leading personages and events.
The story that Pyrrhus attempted to frighten Fabricius by the sight of an elephant is probably a fiction.
Musset, though he depended on her exertions, was first bored and then irritated at the sight of this terrible vache a ecrire, whose pen was going for eight hours a day, and sought diversion in the cafés and other less reputable resorts of pleasure.
The frequency and intensity of thunderstorms are unquestionably greater in the Rocky Mountain than in the New England states, but the difference is not so great as the statistics at first sight suggest.
The method originally used by Huggins, who first conceived and proved the possibility of measuring stellar velocities in the line of sight, was to measure with a filar micrometer the displacement of some well-known line in a stellar spectrum relative to the corresponding line of a terrestrial spectrum.
The former are generally found close to, or at least in sight of, the nuraghe to which they belong.
This is the reassertion of a principle which the middle ages had lost sight of - that knowledge, if it is to have any value, must be intelligence, and not erudition.
Alexander came within sight of the Persian host without having met with any opposition since he quitted Tyre.
It was an exciting chase of king by king, in which each covered the ground by incredible exertions, shedding their slower-going followers as they went, past Rhagae (Rai) and the Caspian gates, till early one morning Alexander came in sight of the broken train which still clung to the fallen king.
Albania is perhaps the least-known region in Europe; and though more than a hundred years have passed since Gibbon described it as "a country within sight of Italy, which is less known than the interior of America," but little progress has yet been made towards a scientific knowledge of this interesting land and its inhabitants.
The first English navigator to sight the Australian continent was William Dampier, who made a visit to these shores in 1688, as supercargo of the " Cygnet," a trader whose crew had turned buccaneers.
Oxley now turned aside - led by Mr Evans's report of the country eastward - crossed the Arbuthnot range, and traversing the Liverpool Plains, and ascending the Peel and Cockburn rivers to the Blue Mountains, gained sight of the open sea, which he reached at Port Macquarie.
The question of federation was not lost sight of by the framers of the original constitution which was bestowed upon New South Wales.
Federation at no time actually dropped out of sight, but it was not until thirtyfive years later that any practical steps were taken towards its accomplishment.
After several months of desperate fighting, Saigo and a small remnant of his followers made a swif t retreat to Kagoshima, and fell fighting (September 14) within sight of their homes.