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Now, I head out in a camper van to find deserted campsites, hot springs, and hikes to alpine lakes with my two kids in tow.The Ultimate Road Trip Guide to California’s Highway 395|eriley|October 10, 2021|Outside Online
There was an island off Brazil’s southeastern coastline that looked deserted but wasn’t.
His novel Crabs on the Island tells the story of two engineers conducting an experiment in cybernetics on a deserted island.How Intelligent Could Life Be Without Natural Selection? - Issue 98: Mind|Arik Kershenbaum|March 17, 2021|Nautilus
The future of cities, some with areas that are almost deserted now, will begin to reveal itself.Employers bringing workers back to the office may be inviting them to an unfamiliar place|Geoffrey Colvin|December 4, 2020|Fortune
Even so-called deserted neighborhoods, like Times Square, are inching back up in foot traffic.Why beverage startup United Sodas is testing out a new out-of-home strategy|Gabriela Barkho|July 27, 2020|Digiday
It was late at night, in the South, and a relatively deserted area.Obama Is Right on Race. The Media Is Wrong.|Keli Goff|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Grimm has even been actively trying hire staff members for his office in recent weeks after several former aides deserted him.The Felon Who Wouldn’t Leave Congress|Ben Jacobs, David Freedlander|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rural churches were deserted, and the connection between the land and the bounty of harvests was gone.How Dickens and Scrooge Saved Christmas|Clive Irving|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not surprisingly, many middle and working class voters, particularly whites, have deserted the Democrats in increasing numbers.Time to Bring Back the Truman Democrats|Joel Kotkin|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One theory holds that Gedi was deserted to avoid the advancing nomadic Galla tribe coming from Somalia.Kenya Has Its Own Machu Picchu—the Lost Town of Gedi|Nina Strochlic|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He carried this war of extermination up to Ilocos, where, little by little, his forces deserted him.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
In fact, one evening, his wife and children deserted him entirely and went to settle elsewhere, thinking it was all over with him.
He found the village in disorder, the fields neglected, many houses deserted, the remainder of the people preparing to move away.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
His pitiful heart deserted him at the very instant when he most needed its support.
"Perhaps he has deserted his wife," I said, seeing at last a possible solution of the mystery.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd