Later that evening, as coyotes howled, we hunkered down
among the tilting pines.
I have this warm picture in my head of my father, circa 1960 -- hunkered down
over his manual typewriter, the sweat pouring down his face illuminated by the light of the kerosene lamp.
Ever since Christmas, consumers have been in a state of increasing anxiety keeping them at home hunkered down
Alex spends a half-hour to 45 minutes daily on the keyboard when he isn't hunkered down
with the latest Harry Potter novel, a topic that prompted a wide grin and twinkle in his eyes.
Adding drops of a watery solution and oil to the tube and then sealing the open end with a transparent, uncoated cap, the researchers found that the water hunkered down
into a hemispherical lens at the uncoated end.
But in a few cases the weakened virus hunkered down
and eventually conquered its nemesis, the immune system.
Overall volume was pretty average Wednesday as the markets hunkered down
, decreasing the recent intense volatility and quieting the extreme internal ratios seen lately.
Both saw heavily occupied hotels as tourists hunkered down
to avoid the storm, but shut down their parks Saturday and Sunday.
While many companies hunkered down
and simply tried to make it through this tough year, the LOCHHEAD list recognizes a few visionary business leaders, spanning a cross-section of industries, who managed to rise above the clatter, and capitalize on new growth opportunities with shrewd marketing coups.
Salt Lake City was armed to the teeth and hunkered down
like a frontier garrison.
While much of the national business sector has hunkered down
to ride out the recession, the technology sector continues to innovate," said Chris Shipley, executive producer of DEMO 2002.
Marines hunkered down
on Guadalcanal, a jungle island in the South Pacific nobody had ever heard of.