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But as he was about to give it to his friend, with a violent jerk it slipped out of his hands and hit against poor Geppetto's thin legs.
Too big for a youth, too small for a grown man, an experienced eye might have taken him for a farmer's son upon a journey had it not been for the long sword which, dangling from a leather baldric, hit against the calves of its owner as he walked, and against the rough side of his steed when he was on horseback.
Some of them stuck in the ground, while others hit against their shields, and several penetrated their flesh.
lost control over his car and hit against the iron barriers on the interchange.
In fact, he told me that they had already been given the order to engage the targets, including me, and that the hit against me was starting at $20,000," he explained.
Wil Myers hit an inside-the-park homer, his latest big hit against the New York Yankees, and drove in four runs as the Tampa Bay Rays battered an ineffective CC Sabathia in a 5-1 victory Sunday in New York.
Summary: New York: The US dollar took a hit against most major currencies Friday after .
Jurado crossed from the left, David Navarro hesitated and the former Real Madrid striker got across him to score, adding to the 12 goals he hit against Valencia in La Liga.
The emerging market sector , hovering near a four-year low hit against the dollar on Monday.
Summary: The US dollar and Japanese yen both took a hit against the commodity dollars on Monday, as risk appetite improved after the Group of 20 (G20) concluded.
2) Chatsworth starter Josh Ravin cruised through the first five innings without allowing a hit against Kennedy.
Clayton West and Barkisland have been the other two clubs to feel the force of Rees' flowing bat this last month, to go alongside the 134 he hit against Skelmanthorpe earlier in the season.