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alley

A path between buildings or behind buildings, usually with walls on both sides.

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When I left the hut, I had felt that she and I were safe among friends; no thought of danger was in my mind; but since my audience with Al-tan, the presence and bearing of Duseen and the strange attitude of both To-mar and Chal-az had each contributed toward arousing my suspicions, and now I ran along the narrow, winding alleys of the Kro-lu village with my heart fairly in my mouth.
Fully equipped, except for a blanket, I followed Chal-az from his domicile into the dark and deserted alleys of Kro-lu.
Just a brief glimpse of his immediate surroundings vouchsafed Bradley before he was whisked into the interior of one of the buildings; but in that momentary glance he saw strange piles of stone and wood and mud fashioned into buildings of all conceivable sizes and shapes, sometimes piled high on top of one another, sometimes standing alone in an open court-way, but usually crowded and jammed together, so that there were no streets or alleys between them other than a few which ended almost as soon as they began.
He saw now that there were what might be called streets or alleys, but they ran in baffling turns and twists, nor ever reached a destination, always ending in a dead wall where some Wieroo had built a house across them.
The streets and alleys were short and crooked and there were many areas where buildings had been wedged in so closely that no light could possibly reach the lowest tiers, the entire surface of the ground being packed solidly with them.
When they get done washing, they sit in the alleys and nurse their cubs.
Jones's text contains nine chapters, each of which explores a Dixie-related subject that was common in Tin Pan Alley tunes during the height of the industry's success, between 1910 and 1932.
Parker's colleague Chris Vignes called the alley "a total grease trap.
That distinction is brought home regarding an alley in downtown Little Rock that recently drew special attention at City Hall.
Instead of the neglected, unpaved, pothole-filled alley before him, Luers envisioned a lane transformed by pourous paving stones and native plants.
8220;Uptown Alley and Birkdale Country Club are local businesses committed to helping their community, and we are pleased to be the charity of choice for this event,” says Katy Sawyer, Executive Director of the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation.
Alley dressed her diminished curves in a form-fitting black mini skirt and leather jacket at the promotional event for her new book, "The Art of Men (I Prefer Mine al Dente)," at a Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles.