Night after night


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Night after night nightly; many nights.
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    “In a real dark night of the soul it is always three o clock in the morning, day after day.”
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    “The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast.”
  • Helen Rowland
    “Before marriage, a man will go home and lie awake all night thinking about something you said; after marriage, he'll go to sleep before you finish saying it.”


In literature:

In front of Essarts the lines were so far apart that there was plenty of room for a small pitched battle, and night after night Lieuts.
"The Fifth Leicestershire" by J.D. Hills
After days and nights of watching amid such sorrow, sleep fell upon her.
"The Poison Tree" by Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
It was that very night, after Harry Edgham had returned from his call upon Ida Slome, that he told Maria.
"By the Light of the Soul" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
But to-night, after sitting still for some time, she went down, and began to pace upon the sand close to the water's edge.
"Bella Donna" by Robert Hichens
When Carroll came to himself that night after his fall, his first conscious motion was for his dollar watch.
"The Debtor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
That Sunday night, after dark, though he was resolved not to visit Lucina, he strolled up the road, past her house.
"Jerome, A Poor Man" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
After that ride home south, riding always by night and resting by day.
"The story of Burnt Njal" by Anonymous
These roads ain't none too safe after night for women folks.
"Medoline Selwyn's Work" by Mrs. J. J. Colter
You'll come to me fast enough, after to-night.
"The Place Beyond the Winds" by Harriet T. Comstock
It was a warmer night than usual, and, after the moon dropped, pitchy dark.
"The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story" by Various

In poetry:

The evening darkens over
After a day so bright,
The windcapt waves discover
That wild will be the night.
There's sound of distant thunder.
"The Evening Darkens Over" by Robert Seymour Bridges
In me thou see'st the twilight of such day
As after sunset fadeth in the west,
Which by and by black night doth take away,
Death's second self, that seals up all in rest.
"Sonnet 73: "That time of year thou mayst in me behold..."" by William Shakespeare
As is the globe embraced by ocean, so
Embraced is earthly life by dreams and fancies.
Night comes unsought, and at the shore's defences
The breakers strike blow after blow.
"As In The Globe Embraced" by Fyodor Ivanovich Tyutchev
A young man after him did ride,
Who strove to keep close by his side,
He wish'd to be a proper guide,
That night to him;
For Annan raged like the tide,
Swell'd o'er the brim.
"On The Death Of John Simpson, Castlemilk" by Susannah Hawkins
STILL let my tyrants know, I am not doom'd to wear
Year after year in gloom and desolate despair;
A messenger of Hope comes every night to me,
And offers for short life, eternal liberty.
"The Prisoner" by Emily Jane Bronte
The God of us Verse-men (You know Child) the Sun,
How after his Journeys He sets up his Rest:
If at Morning o'er Earth 'tis his Fancy to run;
At Night he reclines on his Thetis's Breast.
"A Better Answer" by Matthew Prior

In news:

WACO (November 18, 2012)—A man was sent to Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center Sunday night after he was shot in the hand.
Police say a man in a Wal-Mart was literally stuck to a toilet seat last Thursday night after someone spread glue on it.
A flip of the coin elected Gary J LeBlanc to the Trommald City Council Monday night after he and incumbent council member Cheryl Swanson tied with the 21 votes apiece for one of two spots on the council.
The Pickaway County Sheriff's Office said a man died late Friday night after veering off the road.
COLUMBIA — Two men called 911 Thursday night after they found what they believed to be skeletal remains on River Road near the town of Easley.
At least five people were attacked at yesterday's night after being injured by broken bottles at around 6 pm, according to an NYPD spokeswoman.
A 21-year-old Carroll County woman is in critical condition Sunday night after her boyfriend tried to shoot and kill her, Maryland State Police said.
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are getting their anniversary date night after all—just a few days late during a busy re-election campaign.
The chairman of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors resigned near the end of a meeting Tuesday night after calling other supervisors a "coalition" that is making decisions without public discussion.
A spectator was rushed to a North Carolina hospital Saturday night after falling from an upper level ramp at Charlotte's Bank of America Stadium during the.
A police officer was taken to a hospital Tuesday night after she was in a car accident with a suspected drunken driver in Northeast Philadelphia, police said.
A two-year-old boy is recovering Saturday night after police say he was accidentally shot by his four-year-old cousin.
The Winona County Sheriff's Department says a 31 year old rural Utica man was treated at St Mary's Hospital in Rochester Wednesday night after he accidentally shot himself in the hand.
The room is not close to full at Tir Na Nog on this particular Monday, the night after Easter Sunday.
Fisherman Rescued After Night Adrift in Fish Bin.

In science:

Tungsten flats taken each night were then used, after dividing by fitted low-order polynomials, to flatfield the images.
A TiO study of the dwarf nova IP Pegasi
After bias subtracting, the flatfielding cannot be done in a standard way. A hyperflat (Hainaut et al. 1998) was built using both the twilights flats set and the night-sky (scientific) images set.
The Galaxy Cluster RBS380: Xray and Optical Analysis
After initial processing of the CCD frames, the spectra were wavelength calibrated using observations of arc lamps and night sky lines, then were corrected for spectral and spatial distortions, linearizing the wavelength scale.
The Aligned z ~ 1 Radio Galaxy 3C 280
Secondary standards from Landolt (1992) and Smith et al. (2002) were observed on photometric nights and reference images for host-galaxy subtraction were obtained after the SN had faded sufficiently, usually a year after maximum light.
CfA3: 185 Type Ia Supernova Light Curves from the CfA
Data obtained for the same spectral regions on different nights were co-added after relative flux calibration, each weighted by their exposure time.
Forty seven new T dwarfs from the UKIDSS Large Area Survey