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Quotes of weir

  1. I feel safe in saying this, and that is that Peter Weir is without a doubt one of the greatest filmmakers of all time. I'd open a door in a movie for him if he asked me to. – Paul Bettany

Usage examples for weir

  1. But, if you don't mind, tell Noel I'm rather tired, but I'll come over to Weir in the morning. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  2. Weir accordingly, and much to Lady Langdon's disgust, had returned to Wales at once; Dartmouth insisted upon an early marriage, and the longer they delayed obtaining Sir Iltyd's consent the longer must the wedding be postponed. – What Dreams May Come by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  3. Mr. Weir would be as glad to come as you would be to go; and it can make no difference to Mr. Shepherd." – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  4. " Say, fellows, this is going to be fine," said Bud Weir – The Boy Scout Fire Fighters by Irving Crump
  5. Weir was working as hard as usual; and everybody agreed that I could not have got a man to take my place better. – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  6. Over by the waste weir with musical splash and laughter and faint little clouds of spray, a tumbling sheet of water was disappearing into the cool depths below; but here, in the broad, beaten roadway around the worn threshold, was impressive silence. – Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life by Charles King
  7. One fish weir maintained on the Bruneau River, was frequently visited by Fort Hall Bannock, with whom the catch was shared. – Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society by Robert F. Murphy Yolanda Murphy
  8. The nest in question was in a weir of a canal. –  by
  9. Truly there has been an element of the unusual throughout this whole affair with Weir – What Dreams May Come by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  10. It was admitted by Miss Weir that nothing either on one side or the other had been said regarding the haunting when the house was let; yet that the rent was due and must be paid. – Occultism and Common-Sense by Beckles Willson
  11. Bathing is permitted as soon after the Easter holidays as weather is warm enough, and two days a week the river masters attend at Cuckoo Weir for 'Passing. – Boating by W. B. Woodgate Commentator: Harvey Mason
  12. The river was dragged and its banks searched, but to no purpose, till Mr. Crisparkle himself found Drood's watch caught among some timbers in a weir – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  13. They met with no mishap, however, and finally reached Weir flushed, dishevelled, but exultant. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  14. Near the weir they heard a loud clanking and echoing, but it had a very different effect from the noise of the city; instead of exciting curiosity there was something soothing in the regularity of the blows of the iron hammer and the monotonous croaking of the frogs. – In The Fire Of The Forge, Volume 5. by Georg Ebers
  15. One leaves the little railroad station at East Weir New Hampshire and drives along country roads to visit the historic place, which is situated about a mile from the heart of the country village. – Historic Homes by Mary H. Northend
  16. Weir that it was a service of danger to attempt to save the life of one of these poor deluded creatures. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  17. We'll get busy immediately, said Bud Weir – The Boy Scout Fire Fighters by Irving Crump
  18. Two movements shake but do not scatter the still night: the bright flashing of constellations in the deep Weir pool, and the dark flashes of the vague bats flying. – Essays by Alice Meynell
  19. I went to bed in my great room over- looking the river and the weir and I lay awake listening to its rushing waters, for the night was warm and almost summer- like, as it happens sometimes in a fine November, and my windows were open. – A Queen's Error by Henry Curties
  20. Stafford rode up to the weir and looked at it critically. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice

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