He looked down at her feet, and after noting she wore sneakers said, "You up for a little hike first?"
Noting her somber expression, the smile faded from his lips and the twinkle left his eyes.
A new departure was taken by the Eleatic Parmenides (q.v.), who, expressly noting that, when Thales and his successors attributed to the supposed element changing qualities, they became pluralists, required that the superficial variety of nature should be strictly distinguished from its fundamental unity.
She took off, noting where she entered the woods, and using a tall Sycamore tree as a trail marker.
She glanced around, noting several objects covered with cloths, as well as a box that sat on a table beside the door.