So he shot even while he talked, yet the shaft lodged not more than half an inch from the very center.
Again he shot, and again he smote his arrow close beside the center; a third time he loosed his bowstring and dropped his arrow just betwixt the other two and into the very center, so that the feathers of all three were ruffled together, seeming from a distance to be one thick shaft.
So Gilbert took his place once more, but this time he failed, for, a sudden little wind arising, his shaft missed the center ring, but by not more than the breadth of a barley straw.
Thy eggs are cracked, Gilbert," quoth Robin, laughing; and straightway he loosed a shaft, and once more smote the white circle of the center.
Each struck upon the bull's-eye, and one even nearer the center than his rival's mark.
That good-natured giant seemed determined to outdo Tepus by a tiny margin in each separate shot; for the first and the second shafts grazed his rival's on the inner side, while for the third Little John did the old trick of the forest: he shot his own arrow in a graceful curve which descended from above upon Tepus's final center shaft with a glancing blow that drove the other out and left the outlaw's in its place.
Twas the best shooting he had yet done, but there was still the smallest of spaces left--if you looked closely--at the very center.
During the 2006 spring semester, the center
recorded more than 432,000 visits from 20,000 individuals.
Teachers and parents swear by the child-parent center
program, and researchers have documented that the centers
' preschool students fare better as young adults than children who do not attend.
The core center
thus is charged with creating effective teams at the institution(s) it serves to enhance existing programs in environmental health research and to build capacity in new and emerging areas which support or enhance these new directions in environmental health.
administrators reported that native speakers most often requested help with organization, style and content; tutors noted many students' general misunderstanding with the writing process and sometimes of the expectations of their disciplines.
The Cultural Center
will house the site-wide visitor's center
, the International Freedom Center
, and The Drawing Center
A nationwide ``arms race'' by cities and counties to pump money into convention center
projects has bled local budgets without bringing more visitors and conventions to the shiny new facilities, said Heywood Sanders, a University of Texas at San Antonio professor who has studied dozens of convention centers
Cerritos Dec 5-7, Scrooge: The Musical, Cerritos Center
, 12700 Center
Court Dr, 562.
Iowa: Belmond Health Care Center
(Belmond); Kingsley Nursing and Rehab Center
(Kingsley); Emmetsburg Care Center
(Emmetsburg); Ruthven Community Care Center