I especially love the relationship between the girl narrator, Abilene Tucker, and Miss Sadie, the wise older seer of Manifest.
McDonough did not respond to repeated phone calls and a list of questions faxed to his Abilene office.
I went to Abilene and in the course of the day spent some time with Jim Cannon, who was a Rockefeller aide for a number of years.
There was no room for him in the same district as Wild Bill of Abilene.
This institution holds its annual meetings at Abilene, Texas.
He would pass through Hays and Abilene on his slow way to Cheyenne.
Why, I was never in Abilene longer than half an hour in my life, ma'am.
He's gone on some high-flyin' expedition to Abilene, leaving the town without a peace officer at the mercy of bandits and thieves.
That will give the Buford herds the first start, and I'll be waiting for you at Abilene when you reach there.
It was still before breakfast that I told Polly to pack her dunnage, 'cause we was moving out from Abilene.
a plain, a district lying on the east slope of the Anti-Lebanon range; so called from its chief town, Abila (Luke 3:1), which stood in the Suk Wady Barada, between Heliopolis (Baalbec) and Damascus, 38 miles from the former and 18 from the latter. Lysanias was governor or tetrarch of this province.