But he looked across a million years
, at two mad creatures who had slipped the leach of the generations and who were back in the darkness of spawning life ere dawning intelligence had modified the chemistry of such life to softness of consideration.
Why, look here, Saxon, what'd it mean if I worked teamin' in Oakland for a million dollars a day for a million years
and just had to go on stayin' there an' livin' the way we used to?
The universe is finished; the copestone is on, and the chips were carted off a million years
It is sad, Sola, that you were not born a million years
ago," snapped Sarkoja, "when all the hollows of the land were filled with water, and the peoples were as soft as the stuff they sailed upon.
At last, more than thirty million years
hence, the huge red-hot dome of the sun had come to obscure nearly a tenth part of the darkling heavens.
Supposed to have lived about six million years
My mother heard him say it; and he said those skeletons were two million years
old, which astonished her and made her Kentucky pretensions look small and pretty antiphonal, not to say oblique.
We have been carried back a million years
, David, to the childhood of a planet--is it not wondrous?
At this rate, on the above data, the denudation of the Weald must have required 306,662,400 years; or say three hundred million years
I suppose I'm a fool," remarked the assistant secretary; "but by George, I can't help believing it, and I can see that girl now, with the big Airedale at her side protecting her from the terrors of a million years
I'm going to seal that slide down so that it'll stay there for a million years
It seemed odd to be eating a creature that should, by all the laws of paleontology, have been extinct for several million years