An adept in the business, standing
at the box and seeing by the mere action of the elbow where each put his ball, scowled with annoyance.
As I delivered the blow a low laugh rang out behind me, and, turning, I beheld Tars Tarkas, Sola, and three or four warriors standing
in the doorway of the chamber.
So the blower got down and went with him, and after a time they saw a man who was standing
on one leg, and had unstrapped the other and laid it near him.
On his way back, he noticed Rostov standing
by the corner of a house.
Suddenly there was a rending, tearing sound, and the earth split into another great crack just beneath the spot where the horse was standing
In the gloom of evening therefore, he let himself down again; but when he had clambered down the wall he was terribly afraid, for he saw the enchantress standing
At the end of the yard a dark mass, tinted with a dingy blue by the morning dawn, rose before him, its dark outlines standing
out in contrast to the houses already illuminated by the pale light of early morning.
A man was standing
at the door of one of the outermost houses on my right hand, looking at me.
Set her down by the large bush with red berries, standing
in the snow; don't stay talking, but hasten back as fast as possible.
The two halted, the nearer to us standing
and facing Sun- bury, the remoter being a grey indistinctness towards the evening star, away towards Staines.
In the year 1800, toward the close of October, a foreigner, accompanied by a woman and a little girl, was standing
for a long time in front of the palace of the Tuileries, near the ruins of a house recently pulled down, at the point where in our day the wing begins which was intended to unite the chateau of Catherine de Medici with the Louvre of the Valois.
They were standing
in a group, in their nightgowns, barefooted, at the window, the last red rays of the west still warming their faces and necks, and the walls around them.