PEN week got off to a flying start with the opening celebration of the sixth PEN World Voices Festival.
The net result of the flying start and apparent haste was not a little comment on part of those who had gathered near the car.
"I've got to get a flying start, and hit the rail at a good pace," reasoned Joe.
Three of the men took after him, but he had taken them by such great surprise when he fled, that he got a flying start.
On high sandy spots the cecropias did not get that flying start which they needed for their vertical straightaway dash.
Hating to play the rôle of an eavesdropper any longer than necessary he made a flying start and burst into the room.
He retorted with a fling at the green costume of the other, and then the bugle sounded for the flying start.
"We've made a flying start and no mistake," was Randy's comment, as he leaned back in the cushioned seat.
I'm going to get a flying start; you know, if you get a flying start the higher you will fly when you do fly.
Woolwine, our quarter, caught it and took a flying start off his shoe hobs.