Vera

Outside, Darrius found Niels, his two sons, Timble and Orlean, and a few other
men from the village. “Well, Darrius, I think the best place to start would be the
place you first discovered the cow.” Darrius agreed, and the party began the hunt.

Author: M. R. LeClere

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781483612249

Category: Fiction

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Darrius sat underneath a large oak tree, enjoying the cool evening air. This evening, however, he could feel his age upon him. The robes he now wore covered the many scars he had received in his youth as a young adventurer. The gray hair that hung from his head had taken the place of the dark black that it once was. He had replaced his sword with a walking stick and hung up his armor for common clothes. Draped at his side, he still wore a short sword, mostly for comfort than defense, for his hands, which once could be deadly with a blade, had lost their strength and hurt so when he gripped the hilt. Out in the field of wildflowers, he watched a young elf run and frolic among the setting sun. Vera was her name, and she had been in his care for the last thirty years. She was a babe wrapped in a blanket when he found her lying under a knotted root of a tree less than one hundred yards of a battlefield he was leaving. Thirty years, the time had flown by in his eyes, and now he was but a shade of his former self. She ran to him with a smile across her face. Father, Father, look what I have found. I believe it is hurt. Vera had her hands clasped together as she ran to kneel down beside her father. Darrius could never keep a smile off his face when she came to him with some injured creature she was planning to nurse back to health. What is it you have this time, my dear? Darrius said, opening her hands to reveal a blue-tailed lizard, Look, Father, it has lost its tail. Darrius gave a low chuckle and looked into Veras deep blue eyes. My dear, that lizard isnt hurt at all. You see, if something is threatening it, say, a bird or a snake, and it grabs on to its tail, the lizard will disconnect the tail in order to escape. Vera looked long at the little critter sitting in her palms. I have no intention of making a meal out of you, little lizard. Run now back to your home. She set the lizard down, and it quickly scurried off. Brushing her hands, she sat down next to her father to watch the sun set. Father, tell me a story of when you were adventuring out in the world and the things you saw while you were there. Darrius put his arms around her and gave a deep sigh. My dear, I dare say you have heard all of my stories and tales. Why are you so interested in those old tales anyhow? They are ancient history. Although Darrius fully enjoyed telling stories to his daughter, he always put up a hard front just to keep an image up, perhaps. Come, my dear, help this old man to his feet. Its nearly dark, and we need to return home. Vera gave a disappointed sigh and unwillingly obeyed. When they had made it back home, the sun was just barely peeking over the hills. In the distance, an owl started calling out into the night, and the crickets had begun their song. Vera, my dear, will you go around back and gather wood for the fire, please. Vera helped her father into the house and gave a wholehearted nod as she made her way to the woodpile. Inside, Darrius removed his robe and hung it on a rack next to the door. He then unbelted his sword and placed it next to the fireplace. Slowly he eased into a rocking chair in front of the hearth and stirred the coals. A few minutes later, Vera entered the house with an armful of wood and set it next to the fireplace. After building the fire up to a respectful glow, she took her seat next to her father. Father, I think we are going to have to get more wood if we are to make it through the winter. Darrius could hear in her voice that it was not what she wanted to say. Well, my dear, we are taking the wagon into the village to do that very thing in the morning, you know. What is really on your mind? Vera shifted in her seat to get comfortable. Father, I have sat here many nights listening to you recount the tales of your youth and the adventures and sights you have experienced, and I so long to leave this place to set out on my own to have those same experiences. Though in my hea

Adventure Second Prime

“Go on," Darrius said as he adjusted his gloves. His shoulder muscles and biceps
were bulging as he snapped the wrist bands into place. 'You used alumni and
also, you should be man enough to go head to head. Leader to leader," Emery ...

Author: Chansu Hiro

Publisher: Alexander C James

ISBN: 9781484140277

Category: Fiction

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Emery Acer is an average high school senior who also loves shounen manga. He was once a jock, but having quit the sports scene is looking for something to make his senior year exciting. As events unfold, he becomes the leader of a "hero" club and as they unfold some more he is given superhuman powers. However, his powers were given to him by less than heroic means, by someone with an anti-hero agenda. Emery must choose between his powers and his new friends. Or was it that they choose him? This book is a short novel, much like Japanese short novels such as "The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya". However, it is based in the style of battle anime such as "Naruto" and "One Piece". Written for anime fans and fantasy story lovers everywhere!

Minok Empire The Sword Of Justice

Darrius inquired. “And, Gwyneth, you are as lovely as ever.” Removing his fingers
from the dark leather riding gloves, he noticed Gwyneth and Korvan staring at the
prisoner and his Keita warriors. The Keita warriors wore bear hides draped ...

Author: Mike Peskar

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781611600421

Category: Fiction

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Johan Vars, the Arbiter, is an elite warrior known as a Verdii. He is betrayed and his family slaughtered. The Arbiter, now hell-bent on revenge, becomes the most wanted fugitive in the Highlands. He evades capture, allowing himself to be enslaved by his sworn enemy, the Minok Empire. He saves a young child, Keenan, from certain death and raises him as his own inside the slave camp. Unknown to Johan Vars, Keenan, by birthright, is next in line to become the Highland King. Princess Eliana and Keenan flee Minok with Vars, Brom Hoden, and Jade, a Light Elf battle mage, in order to seek refuge at the Elfin Shrine. Through the chaos, despair and hope walk hand and hand. In a time of Light Elves and vampires, unlikely heroes step forward, changing the course of history. Warriors are born and legends created in a war-torn world filled with good and evil.

The Puzzle Keeper

Darrius yelled throwing towels at her to clean up. “NOOO..” Cola screamed trying
to get up and run. Darrius grabbed a hold of her by the neck and began to choke
her. She coughed and struggled to breathe. He suddenly snapped out of it and ...

Author: Rose Lannen

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781304091635

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Witch Wizard The Lost

Darrius. WAITING ON THE marble steps of the City Capitol, he bounces on the
ballsof his feet, flickering in and out of ... Her brother has been neutralized,
andthe parents' powersare laughable—if Darrius's magic was asword, theirs
wasa ...

Author: James Patterson

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781448108510

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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Whit Allgood is renowned for healing the victimised. But now the people of his City have turned their backs on all who use magic, and Whit is faced with a terrible choice: give up his power or let good people die. Wisty Allgood once saved the City from despair, but now she watches over a society that fears her power and is unwilling to accept her as she is. Increasingly bitter and isolated, she is on the brink of abandoning everyone she's ever cared for. All the while, a daunting but charismatic new enemy with unsurmountable power is gathering legions of cult followers, enslaving thousands, and wrenching public opinion against its former heroes... making the City vulnerable to a ctastrophic attack from which it would never recover. With the Allgoods unable to help, will evil finally take back control?

Teach with Your Heart

Darrius's comment was most certainly not the way I had envisioned the school
year to begin. The principal told me before school started that Darrius had spent
much of the summer in juvenile hall and to be “extra careful.” The principal ...

Author: Erin Gruwell

Publisher: Broadway Books

ISBN: 0767927370

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 272

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In this memoir and call to arms, Erin Gruwell, the dynamic young teacher who nurtured a remarkable group of high school students from Long Beach, California, who called themselves the Freedom Writers, picks up where The Freedom Writers Diary (and the movie The Freedom Writers) end and catches the reader up to where they are today. Teach with Your Heart will include the Freedom Writers’ unforgettable trip to Auschwitz, where they met with Holocaust survivors; toured the attic of their beloved Anne Frank (Gruwell had the kids read Anne’s Diary in The Freedom Writers Diary); visited Bosnia with their friend Zlata Filipovich, and more. The book also includes what happened with the Freedom Writers as they made their way through college and graduation. Along the way, Gruwell includes lessons for parents and teachers about what she learned from her remarkable band of students. In this passionate, poignant, and deeply personal memoir, Gruwell tells the tale of her journey through the emotional peaks and valleys on the front lines of our nation’s educational system and her commitment to awaken personal power in students and people everyone else discounts. Teach with Your Heart is a mesmerizing story of one young woman’s personal odyssey and of her remarkable ability to encourage others to follow in her footsteps. Teach with Your Heart is marked by the enviable radiance and irrepressible force of nature that is Erin Gruwell and her unbelievable determination to ensure that education in the United States truly meets the needs of every student.

A Knights Realm

Darrius came walking into the room still scratching his hand “ What did you say,
Mother?” he asked. “Darrius. . .” she didn't get a chance to finish. The door gave
way, crashing to the ground and two Ereion came charging in. Ryan and Michael
 ...

Author: Shaun Robinson

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781479703104

Category: Fiction

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The history of Tiseria is littered with ferocious battles. Battles, between the many different races, which threatened to engulf the entire realm. Races and creatures have become extinct, or very close to it, but, no war had been as terrible as the Dark Wars. Over a thousand years ago the Cultists of Volkin tried to bring forth their underworld god into the living realm. They almost succeeded. The cult had been defeated by the allied forces of the Four Kingdoms, and by the Covenant of the Magi. Tiseria prospered and there was general peace in the wake of the Dark Wars. Peace which had gone, relatively, unbroken, until now. The armies of darkness are rising once more. After more than a millennia the Cult of Volkin has returned, returned to finish what they had started. The cult is more devastating than ever, equipped with powers bestowed upon them by Volkin himself. They intend to wreck havoc, spread corruption, fear and distraught, through the kingdoms, and raise their Dark God once again. Releasing a corruption upon the physical realm, and causing the various races to become hosts for evil spirits, the Cult of Volkin is demonstrating their power to all. The descendants of the Covenant of the Magi and Knights Order, combined to create the Order of Light, must once again brave the horrors brought forth by Volkins minions. Two knights have been chosen to undertake the suicidal mission of reuniting the races of Tiseria and retying the bonds of allegiance between them. The fallen, and dishonoured, Knight-Captain, Ryan Quinn, and the proud, and noble, Michael Crow, must traverse the three remaining kingdoms in hopes of uniting the Human, Dwarven and Elven races once more against the terror that is Volkin. With dungeons, dragons, magic and goblins set to cross their path, can these two knights survive and what else will they encounter?

Black Enterprise

DARRIUS JUDE MAY BE ONLY 7 YEARS Once Jerry is able to get his debt out
of the way , he wants to old , but he's a teacher . And he's taught his increase his
savings . Jerry has $ 18,300 in a 401 ( k ) , $ 1,500 in a Roth dad , Jerry , a ...

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924083390611

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The Professional Educator

DARRIUS TO TEACHER : “ I think that Chris will make two hundred and seventy
dollars from the dunking booth . ” TEACHER TO DARRIUS : “ Darrius , don't tell
me . Explain your thinking to the rest of your group . To work well as a group each
 ...

Author: Charles B. Myers

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39076001949788

Category: Education

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This comprehensive and integrative text is designed to introduce teaching as a professional activity that requires a solid grounding in theory and research, responsible judgment, and lifelong professional development. It also provides the student a with a foundation in the social, philosophical, legal, historical, and political aspects of education. The text creates a more practical learning environment than the standard foundations text through a wealth of vivid examples, realistic case studies, and opportunities to practice analyzing and applying implications of theory and research.

Beloit Fiction Journal

Back in the living room , Janet and Darrius are chatting like old friends . Ben must
be out with buddies , probably skinny - dipping or smoking pot , which is what I ' d
be doing if I were still fifteen . I bring in some lemonade , figure the best ...

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Professional C

tKt File Darrius: I see your ships off my coast... Darrius: For fear of invasion... I ask
for a peace treaty... Simon: I see yours. Darrius: And you see mine going to
islands south of me that I am settling. . . Simon: I do not intend invading mainland
 ...

Author: Simon Robinson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1861004990

Category: Computers

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.NET is Microsoft's platform for Web Services, allowing applications to communicate and share data over the Internet, regardless of operating system or programming language. Each new .NET language (VB.NET, C#) is framework-compliant (as opposed to their previous versions, which were not connected) as they are all built on .NET's Common Language Runtime. Wrox's language-specific route to .NET information means that developers can choose from a number of books written on the same .NET technology from the perspective of their chosen language.

Darrius

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Unleash your awesome journal.Features: Size: 6 x 9 inches, ideal to carry with you everywhere. Pages: 120 lined sturdy pages. Cover: soft, matte. Bright and stylish cover design. To get this unique notebook, click the BUY NOW button at the top of the page!

Nightshade

But Darrius's breasts were clinging to her tight shirt just beyond the edge of her
focus, the dark nipples on display. Don't, Jessa. “Give me your hand, please,”
Jessa said, her blood hot within her veins. Darrius obeyed and Jessa pulled her
from ...

Author: Shea Godfrey

Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Inc

ISBN: 9781602824324

Category: Fiction

Page: 312

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In a land torn by war for generations, Princess Jessa is sent as a peace offering to the country of Arravan, understanding all too well that she is being sacrificed upon the altar of her fatherÕs ambitionsÑand condemned to an uncertain and possibly short-lived future, if the machinations of her own family are any indication. But what she finds at Blackstone Keep is not what she expects, and for a daughter of royal blood who has known little of freedom and even less of love, the members of the Durand family are proving to be a very pleasant riddle to be solvedÑthe youngest daughter, Darrius Durand, is the most surprising of all. A captain in the KingÕs elite guard, DarryÕs considerable charms pull Jessa rather happily into an unexpected friendship that quickly becomes something more, promising passion and the fulfillment of her deepest desires. Jessa and DarryÕs relationship threatens the fragile peace, and the future of two countries might very well hang in the balance. When family secrets and hidden agendas begin to surface, as well as an ancient majik that Jessa has been preparing to use since the day she was born, a prophecy is set in motion that will thrust both lands into a bloody war of revenge and retributionÑa war that love alone will not be able to stop.

God and Man at Georgetown Prep

A chubby , round - faced kid named Darrius took him up on the offer . “ I thought
that the war was necessary , ” volunteered Darrius . “ It had to come sooner or
later , and better sooner than later on . ” “ Did you watch George Bush ' s speech
?

Author: Mark Gauvreau Judge

Publisher: Crossroad

ISBN: PSU:000056377767

Category: Religion

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Judge, one of the most talented writers to emerge from GenX, takes readers through a hilarious, edgy, take-no-prisoners look at his experience in three of the most prestigious Catholic schools in U.S. history.

Hatchett Genealogy

Darrius® , 273 . William ' , 91 . Daniels , 21 . Abraham , 8 . William “ , 5 . John ' , 3 .
Thomas ? , 1 . Thomas ' ) was born 19 Jun 1913 in Gritts , Oklahoma . He was
married to Lorene Pike . Children of Armon ' J and Lorene ( Pike ) Hilburn : 3233
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Author: Robert Kenneth Hatchett

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89073201428

Category: Virginia

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Chiefly a record of some of the descendants of Thomas Hatchett. He was born ca. 1616 in England. He immigrated to America in 1635. He was the father of two known children.

The West Coast

In the meantime I Suddenly he felt a strange wave of pity Darrius back to Rome
with a message am weary . Show me the chamber I for his shaking slave . to
Rhea which would cause that evil one hired and get together your three serfs “
Thou ...

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I Love Darrius

There is ample room inside for writing notes and ideas.

Author: I Love Darrius Publishing

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ISBN: 1081103698

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There is ample room inside for writing notes and ideas. It can be used as a notebook, journal, diary or composition book. This paperback notebook is 6" x 9" (letter size) and has 150 pages of white, lined paper (date line to the left or right).

Corpus scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium

هذا البار كان من اولاد هرون الكاهن من قبية لاوي وهو احد الاثني عشر نبي الصغار ولا سبي
بختنصر اورشليم واخذ بني اسرائيل الى بابل الكلدانيين ( 2 كان من جملتهم والدين هذا
النبي فرزقاه في بابل ولا ملك كورش الذي يقال له داريوس تنا هذا النبي في السنة ...

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ISBN: UCLA:31158003854352

Category: Canon law

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Risk Makers Risk Takers Risk Breakers

Darrius left school on the first day in a very bad mood. His mother reported the
following day that he was disappointed that he was not yet able to read. For the
next few weeks, when left to choose areas, Darrius always went to writing, library,
 ...

Author: JoBeth Allen

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN: UOM:39015014937596

Category: Education

Page: 351

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Tools of the Writing Trade

( 6 ) Darrius Williams was another student that was in serious credit debt soon
into his college career . In fact , his parents had to help him restructure his money
at a lower interest rate so that he could eventually pay off his debts . . New
college ...

Author: Anne Marie Machin

Publisher: Heinle & Heinle Pub

ISBN: 0155074482

Category: Education

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This exciting new mid to high level developmental writing text shows students how to compose effective paragraphs within the essay. Also included are professional and student essays and integrated grammatical instruction.