Fire shot through her, and the world around her warped and changed like in a dream.
Selyn was now a part of her world, her warped family.
His critical sense was, perhaps, somewhat warped; but his researches are of great value to students.
His literary style is poor, and his taste and judgment are frequently warped by prejudice, but his two great works and unpublished collections form a priceless source of information on Oxford and her worthies.
Maybe there's another reason why I don't talk about it—some warped sense of guilt because I can't imagine any life without you.
Is everyone all right? he thought, stopping for a moment with a sinking heart, and then immediately starting to run along the hall and up the warped steps of the familiar staircase.
Báthory's indisputable genius must have been warped by a strain of madness.
The king had good intentions, but his mind was warped by Dutch prejudices, and he was ill-advised and acted unadvisedly.
Darian's power had grown; the air of the room shimmered, and light and dark alike warped in the space around Darian.
This was not the only occasion on which Lanfranc allowed his judgment to be warped by considerations of expediency.
of silt, and the field which has only one sluice can only be warped every other tide.
It is true that his view of Greek thought is somewhat warped by Hegelian formalism.
The roof was the soundest part, though a good deal warped and made brittle by the sun.
The views of Bonaparte were, it appears, also shared by an ornithological amateur of some distinction, John Hogg, who propounded a scheme which, as he subsequently stated (Zoologist, 1850, p. 2797), was founded strictly in accordance with them; but it would seem that, allowing his convictions to be warped by other considerations, he abandoned the original " physiological " basis of his system, so that this, when published in 1846 (Edinb.
"You people have such a warped sense of â€¦ everything," she said.
Broken tuning pegs, warped neck, no strings, completely unplayable.
To ensure this deposition, it is necessary to surround the field to be warped with a strong embankment, in order to retain the water as the tide recedes.
We are enabled thus to contrast Tacitus with Josephus, who warped his narrative to do honour to Titus.
Even in Italy, though his general course of action was warped by wrong prepossessions, he in many instances manifested exceptional practical sagacity in dealing with immediate difficulties and emergencies.
Her long reign had not lacked intelligence and even greatness; she alone, amid all these princes, warped by self-indulgence or weakened by discord, had behaved like a statesman, and she alone understood the obligations of the government she had inherited.
Ranke, contemptuous in politics, as in history, of the men who warped facts to support some abstract theory, especially disliked the doctrinaire liberalism so fashionable at the time.
The cuesta would be straight from east and west if the slant of the strata were uniformly to the south; but the strata are somewhat warped, and hence the course of the cuesta is strongly convex to the north in the middle, gently convex to the south at either end.
"You people have such a warped sense of … everything," she said.
Maybe there's another reason why I don't talk about itâ€”some warped sense of guilt because I can't imagine any life without you.
A pure descending melody that could be an English madrigal meets warped chords simultaneously shimmering and turgid.
Namely, that their manager is not an enigma but suffers a warped, even perverted character.
As viewers try to make the most of the allotted 15-minute time slots, their sense of time might get warped.
The undulating tablelands are remnants of an elevated and warped landscape.
warped logic When the whole SST project was started little real thought was given to the economic justification for the aircraft in airline service.
warped imagination and buckets of dice -- but you already have those, right?
warped mind has produced such biased opinions.
warped disks with impeccable precision.
The generous scorn and pathos of the historian acting on extraordinary gifts of imaginative insight and characterization, and the fierce indignation of the satirist finding its vent in exaggerating realism, doubtless to some extent warped their impressions; nevertheless their works are the last voices expressive of the freedom and manly virtue of the ancient world.
These books show marvellous erudition; but some of the judgments expressed in them are warped by prejudice; they are diffuse in style and overloaded with computations.
But His Montcalm Et Levis (1891) And Other Works On The Conquest, Are' All Warped By A Strong Bias Against Both Wolfe And Montcalm, And In Favour Of Vandreuil, The Canadian Born Governor; While They Show An Inadequate Grasp Of Military Problems, And' Practically Ignore The Vast Determining Factor Of Sea Powei Altogether.
Astute in small matters, he had no breadth of view or foresight; his policy was continually warped by his passions or caprices; he flaunted vices of the most sordid kind with a cynical indifference to public opinion, and shocked an age which was far from tenderhearted by his ferocity to vanquished enemies.
Rom., is by a contemporary of the pope, but nevertheless of slight importance; Leti's Vita di Sisto V (Amsterdam, 1693, translated into English by Farneworth, 1779) is a caricature, full of absurd tales, utterly untrustworthy, wanting even the saving merit of style; Tempesti's Storia della vita e geste di Sisto Quinto (Rome, 1 7541 755) is valuable for the large use it makes of the original sources, but lacks perspective and is warped by the author's blind admiration for his subject; Cesare's Vita di Sisto V (Naples, 1755) is but an 'abridgment of Tempesti.
Her letters reveal a spirit full of ardour and enthusiasm, and warped by that perverse bent which leads so many women to prefer a tyrant to a companion.
BÃ¡thory's indisputable genius must have been warped by a strain of madness.
Warped logic When the whole SST project was started little real thought was given to the economic justification for the aircraft in airline service.
Everything, that is, except for a warped imagination and buckets of dice -- but you already have those, right?
This is not the first time Clare Short 's warped mind has produced such biased opinions.
JVC developed a higher-performance pickup the Rolling Pickup that follows wandering tracks and plays warped disks with impeccable precision.
Make sure the platter is not warped and that the arm moves fluidly across the records.
An example of this is the early 2000's Warped Tour based punk scene.
The band also began a stint on the famous Warped Tour following a tour with popular band Blink 182.
They still remain active and performing on the 2009 Warped Tour.
To test that your rough opening is ready for the door and not warped or twisted, attach a length of string at opposite corners and form an X within the opening.
Warped boards, stains that penetrate the wood, or water damage can also make flooring unusable.
If everything still looks good, the blades themselves might be warped from heat, moisture or both, and changing them out may fix the problem.
Newer brick homes, like those built in the 70s or 80s, feature aluminum window frames which may have discolored or warped or the panes are finally losing their seals, which ultimately results in higher heating and cooling costs.
Warped metal frames, such as Aviators, can often be molded back in shape by bending carefully with pliers.
There are several gameplay modes available: Classic, Cube, Ricochet, Whirl, Bungee, Tilt-O-Vision, Motion Blur, Breathing, Warped, Distortion, Starfield, Hyperspace, V-Hold, Multi-Screen, Disco and Cloud Cover.
Run to the back of it and you'll be warped to a weird room with sharks that have machine guns attached to their heads.
Due to the blade's large job load, it may become warped and damaged.
The pitchers are made from metal or plastic, both of which can become warped in the dishwasher.
If one tray becomes warped or damaged, none of the trays will fit properly in the appliance.
However, with improper care, such as the heat of a dishwasher, the bowl can become warped.
Using the wire whisk for any job other then the whisk's intended purpose, such as beating eggs, can cause it to become warped.
Once the whisk is warped or rusted, replace it.
The Braun food processor has several smaller parts that are prone to becoming warped, damaged, or breaking entirely.
It is made from steel and extremely durable, but it can become warped in a dishwasher or in a high heat hand wash.
The lid works with Braun's safety features, and if the piece becomes warped, the food processor will not operate.
The whisk is made of thin metal that can become warped in heat and need replacing.
The jar can break or become warped in the dishwasher and need replaced.
It is prone to becoming warped in the dishwasher, or when hot and cold liquids are mixed together.
The rubber gasket can also become warped over time.
Once warped, the gasket will no longer fit properly and will have to be replaced.
The pod holder may become warped in the dishwasher and need replaced.
The tamping tool may become warped in the dishwasher.
Lid - All blenders have a thick rubber or plastic lid, which may become warped in the dishwasher.
These racks may rust or become warped over time and will need replaced.
In addition, he also sports a pug-like nose and a warped chin.
Insurance policies may cover damage to your engagement ring, such as a warped band, twisted setting, or missing stone.
Champagne diamonds as well as Red and pink diamonds are the result of a warped crystal structure during the stone's formation.
Ziamond rings should be cared for just as any precious gem jewelry would be cared for: avoid harsh treatment, abrasive chemicals, and situations when the ring may become scratched or warped.
Many engagement ring designs, particularly diamond solitaire engagement rings, have delicate exposed edges that can easily be chipped or scratched, while prongs can accidentally be warped, bent, or twisted.
Parallel Sets: These coordinated sets can be worn singly or together, and the bands are not warped or curved but instead rest next to one another naturally with classic elegance.
Softness: The more pure the silver composition the softer it is and the more easily the ring can be dented, scratched, or warped.
Your child is sick and tired of the same old television shows over and over, and you've watched his favorite Disney movie so many times that the DVD is warped.
Just as the magnetic field varies depending on where you are positioned on the earth, some theorists believe that "Time'", as a force of nature, can also get warped based on your location.
The plan, warped as it may seem, was for Bree to save George.
A vibrating brake pedal can indicate a brake drum that is warped.
If the strips stretch too much, you will end up with a warped or loopy-looking rug.
Tours with likeminded bands such as Brand New and The Used followed, and the band joined the Vans Warped Tour for a brief period of time, allowing the band to capitalize on their nascent success.
New lineup in tow, Taking Back Sunday opened for Blink 182 and returned to the Warped Tour as a headliner in 2004, and their second full-length release, Where You Want to Be, hit #3 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.
Although they're generally labeled a hip hop band, they also evoke thoughts of indie rock with their backing instrumentals, making them more at home on The Warped Tour than with Jay-Z.
Are making an appearance at the Vans Warped tour in June.
At festivals like Warped Tour, The Bamboozle Road Show and Bonnaroo, hundreds of different artists play in one venue.
Some festivals, such as Warped Tour and The Bamboozle Road Show, travel around the country and are at a different venue each night, but other festivals, like Bonnaroo, are held in the same place each year.
Partially due to their initial association with popular bands like Fall Out Boy and popular tours like the Warped Tour, the Heroes have really helped to define the budding hip-hop/rap meets pop-punk scene that only grows each day.
Over time, the band began to play larger venues like the Vans Warped Tour and were able to catch the attention of Fall Out Boy's bassist Pete Wentz.
In support of the album and lead off single UR So Gay, Perry toured on the nationwide Warped Tour that summer to support the effort.
The warped mind of Ella Scopilo created Of Elves and Vampires: The Beginning.
Still less was his mind warped by either of the two great systems, the classical and the chemical, which then divided the medical world.
The field or area to be warped must lie below the level of the water in the river at high tide.
At the ebb of the tide the more or less clear water flows back again from the land into the main river with sufficient force to clean out any deposit which may have accumulated in the drain leading to the warped area, thus allowing free access of more warpladen water at the next tide.
Yet, whilst such latent postulates warped his view of things, they did not entirely determine his method.
The village rises steeply above a very narrow cove on the north coast, sheltered, but difficult of access, vessels having to be warped into it by means of hawsers.
Yet in spite of his searching study of authorities, his keen judgment of men, and his perception of underlying principles of moral law, his view was warped by the heat of faction, which glows beneath his external objectivity.
As clays they must be sufficiently plastic to be readily moulded, but at the same time possess sufficient stiffness not to contract too strongly in drying, whereby the objects produced would be liable to be warped or cracked before firing.
The native archaeologists of the present day hold a recognized position in the scientific world; the patriotic sentiment of former times, which prompted their zeal but occasionally warped their judgment, has been merged in devotion to science for its own sake, and the supervision of excavations, as well as the control of the art-collections, is now in highly competent hands.
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