not present and on vacation.
Although it may not be a castle, [it is the] functional equivalent of a hotel room, a vacation and retirement home or a hunting and fishing cabin.
Me and my wife are planning a 10-day vacation soon.
They will receive their accrued seniority for vacation and sick leave, but they will have to pay in for a percentage of their retirement and they will not have retirement health insurance for their spouse.
[Let's say you're negotiating with a prospective employer.] What's most important to you? ... A signing bonus? Vacation? Job title? Figure that out and you'll know what you can yield on.
There will come a point in time when you've so thoroughly communicated your vacation plans that your boss can't really interfere without feeling terrible (or at least refunding those nonrefundable fares).
My life is about as perfect as life can be. It's like going on vacation every time you come home.
They were fatigued. It was their first game back after vacation. They couldn't pass; they couldn't talk. Every time they talked it would take out energy.
Our game legs have been on vacation for a couple of weeks. We battled through that, and we didn't panic. That's a mark of a veteran team.
The women use their vacation more because, I think, they feel more responsible for taking care of their families, so their spouses and their children affect their decisions about vacation, whereas the men are more purely focused on work.
It's important to learn what works for you so at the end of the vacation you really do feel like you had a break from your work.
I'll be out there next week, getting in a little vacation.
He has decided to interrupt his vacation to take stock of progress towards the 2005 world summit, and to support the president of the General Assembly in his efforts to ensure a successful summit.
My family is outraged because this person hasn't been arrested and is on paid vacation. No one ever deserves to be treated like that.
These visitors (from outside the country) stay twice as long (at vacation destinations) and spend twice as much as our own citizens and we've barely begun to tap the potential.
He was a big spender and a flashy guy. They (the couple) went to the Bahamas for vacation, which he spent $20,000 bucks on. He was blowing money on big four-wheel drive (vehicles). He wanted the best. Money wasn't the issue.
The coast was in fairly sad shape prior to the casinos. Even Mississippians didn't vacation there anymore. But that had all been reversed, and the lights had come back on.
I'd almost say its a vacation-type atmosphere.
We decided this morning to switch our flight from tomorrow to today. We're excited not to be missing our vacation.
One summer when my parents went on vacation, my friend and I used every room of the house for different [ Star Wars ] planets, ... That particular war lasted for seven days. I also have the entire LEGO range so far which are fun. My girl loves Harry Potter LEGO; I've been threatening that Hogwarts is soon to get flattened by a full-on Imperial assault.
I saw a Star Wars double-bill when Empire first opened. I was 4 and I was on vacation in Dublin with my family, ... I was amazed by the Star Destroyer 's entrance and Vader's intro with the stormtroopers seizing the Tantive IV . We went straight to the toy store afterwards and got a Vader and a stormtrooper. I remember gazing at the back of the card wanting all the figures. From that point I was hooked.
That was really our vacation, and I miss it.
There is nothing free or fabulous about these bogus offers, ... These 'discount vacation packages' often cost consumers more than airfare, hotel and fees would cost them separately.
People will pay for groceries and their car bill, but they'll skip vacation if necessary.
A lot of people are still on vacation right now, the summer doldrums have kicked in, and everyone is waiting on Friday's payrolls number, ... There's just not going to be much liquidity until then.