If I had kept it about me--I might have had that towel over my face, in the small hours of
Having set off in the small hours of
the fourteenth, accompanied by a bugler and two Cossacks, Balashev reached the French outposts at the village of Rykonty, on the Russian side of the Niemen, by dawn.
He went to bed a little after midnight, and was awakened from lurid dreams in the small hours of Monday by the sound of door knockers, feet running in the street, distant drumming, and a clamour of bells.
London, which had gone to bed on Sunday night oblivious and inert, was awakened, in the small hours of Monday morning, to a vivid sense of danger.
In the small hours of
the morning a burning spear came hurtling through the darkness and fell with a hiss and a quiver in the ground, only a few feet from where Trent and the boy lay.
taunting the honourable gentleman' with this and with that and with what not, five nights a-week, until the small hours of
The Tankadere entered the Straits of Fo-Kien, which separate the island of Formosa from the Chinese coast, in the small hours of
the night, and crossed the Tropic of Cancer.
Mr Pickering's rare interviews with his subconscious self had happened until now almost entirely in the small hours of
the night, when it had popped out to remind him, as he lay sleepless, that all flesh was grass and that he was not getting any younger.
That was the amount of information that the lawyer carried back with him to the great, dark bed on which he tossed to and fro, until the small hours of
the morning began to grow large.
The chief pleasure of these philosophers lay in going every Saturday night, when work was done, to Chaseborough, a decayed market-town two or three miles distant; and, returning in the small hours of
the next morning, to spend Sunday in sleeping off the dyspeptic effects of the curious compounds sold to them as beer by the monopolizers of the once independent inns.
You accuse us of breaking into Captain von Heumann's state-room during the small hours of
this morning, and abstracting from it this confounded pearl.
Up to the small hours of
the morning I could hear the clinking of his test-tubes which told me that he was still engaged in his malodorous experiment.
Is there anything more spiritually uplifting than queuing from the small hours of
December 26 for the unsurpassable thrill of beating a fellow shopper into a bloody pulp as you wrest a half-price Xbox from their grasp?
Babel Police Chief, Major General Riad Kikhany told reporters on the ground, "The security forces carried out a small security operation in the small hours of
Monday night, in the area of Snadeg (35 km North of Babylon) in coordination with Baghdad.
KARACHI -- Seven people were killed and 39 others injured in Karachi's Lyari area in the small hours of
Wednesday, a police spokesman said.