We have already seen this method work.
What are you going to hide from me that I haven't already seen?
This was a decision she had already made once - but not really.
"What is that?" asked the countess as if she did not know what the visitor alluded to, though she had already heard about the cause of Count Bezukhov's distress some fifteen times.
If you already have a large amount of productivity, technology will amplify it.
I already have a son and daughter.
I've already discussed my plans with Mom, and she's going to watch Tammy.
Hadn't she already forgotten?
When she reached Destiny's room, Jonathan was already dressed and was helping Destiny.
I already have the seventh and eighth books of the "Aeneid" and one book of the "Iliad," all of which is most fortunate, as I have come almost to the end of my embossed text-books.
She wasn't telling him anything he didn't already know.
We have seen this happen already, and it will get substantially better in the near future.
It is already the official language in more than fifty countries spread across every continent.
It should have arrived at Hugson's Siding at midnight, but it was already five o'clock and the gray dawn was breaking in the east when the little train slowly rumbled up to the open shed that served for the station-house.
I've already told her, but she won't listen to me either.
Now my expectations have changed so much that I'm annoyed everything isn't already connected to the Internet.
Usually we take one of the little "Readers" up in a big tree near the house and spend an hour or two finding the words Helen already knows.
Almost everyone else had already left, so Katie and Mary volunteered to help.
Okay, we've already established that Alex is secretive.
You're already at the top of your class.
She wanted to ask him to slow down, but she was already holding him back.
Anna Pavlovna had already managed to speak to Lise about the match she contemplated between Anatole and the little princess' sister-in-law.
As if Destiny had not been through enough already, she was forced to stay inside the tent.
We've already established that I'm not an heir.
Other than the fact that she and Howard had already disrupted their lives enough for her, it was comforting to have her there.
They didn't say anything he didn't already know.
As soon as he trotted out upon the surface of the river he found himself safe from pursuit, and Zeb was already running across the water toward Dorothy.
Perhaps on that spring morning when Adam and Eve were driven out of Eden Walden Pond was already in existence, and even then breaking up in a gentle spring rain accompanied with mist and a southerly wind, and covered with myriads of ducks and geese, which had not heard of the fall, when still such pure lakes sufficed them.
Alex had promised the foal to Jonathan and he had already named it Eureka.
"It was already off the cliff when I got there," he called.
Giddon and his daughter were already seated.
You just have to act like you already know it.
Is it necessary to have someone say words over us, when we already know what we want?
The farm of today already has tractors that use GPS to make perfectly parallel rows with great precision.
At dinner that day, on Dessalles' mentioning that the French were said to have already entered Vitebsk, the old prince remembered his son's letter.
Dessalles looked in amazement at the prince, who was talking of the Niemen when the enemy was already at the Dnieper, but Princess Mary, forgetting the geographical position of the Niemen, thought that what her father was saying was correct.
It was already late when he rose after sealing the letter.
It was a sunny morning and by eight o'clock it was already hot.
In the offices and shops and at the post office everyone was talking about the army and about the enemy who was already attacking the town, everybody was asking what should be done, and all were trying to calm one another.
This fire was already burning itself out.
Fortunately, Jonathan had already gone to bed.
Gosh Alex, didn't you realize that all this silence was already troubling me?
His day had already been disrupted enough.
He already knew she was here, and it wasn't as though she could run and hide.
There wasn't anything on that tablet that I didn't already know at that point, though.
I had already searched for the name Yancey Giddon, but found nothing.
Brandon's blue Neon was already in the parking lot, and he was lounging with his back against it, arms folded across his chest.
And yet, his lips had already told her in another way.
She'd already burned her bridges behind her.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
A woman your age ought to be looking for a husband – or already married, not chasing all over creation in pants, trying to act like a man.
Maybe Bordeaux had already talked to him.
There was already a sizable gap between her wagon and the one in front of her.
Otanes answered, I have already told two of your men that I have forty pieces of gold in my hat.
Three hours later, the ship came into port, as you have already learned.
This system will look at all the Italian restaurants around the country that you already like and look at all the ingredients they order online and look for restaurants in San Francisco using the same set of ingredients.
Clearly, this already happens today, in a primitive form.
The pace of innovation and accomplishment is already fast but will grow even faster.
As I've already said, I believe we will be experiencing so much prosperity in the not-too-distant future that no one will have to work.
I base that expectation in part on the fact that today, many of us already live in more comfort than the richest king in the world did two hundred years ago.
Can you guess how many lives these two varieties of rice have already saved?
You are already on top of the world, remember?
Already, we get a glimpse of what is to come.
I knew the gifts I already had were not those of which friends had thrown out such tantalizing hints, and my teacher said the presents I was to have would be even nicer than these.
Already she began to see quite plainly the little elves in their tall pointed hats, dancing down the dusky alleys, and peeping from between the bushes, and they seemed to come nearer and nearer; and she stretched her hands up towards the tree in which the doll sat and they laughed, and pointed their fingers at her.
Already people are taking a deep interest in Helen.
She will guess the meanings of the new words from their connection with others which are already intelligible to her.
Finally she one day demanded a name for the power, the existence of which she had already conceived in her own mind.
I have already told her in simple language of the beautiful and helpful life of Jesus, and of His cruel death.
She was already perfectly familiar with words and the construction of sentences, and had only mechanical difficulties to overcome.
Then looking more closely at the trees around, they saw that the treasure was all melting away, and that much of it was already spread over the leaves of the oak trees and maples, which were shining with their gorgeous dress of gold and bronze, crimson and emerald.
Then looking around more closely, they saw that much of the treasure was already melted, for the oaks and maples were arrayed in gorgeous dresses of gold and crimson and emerald.
Before winter I built a chimney, and shingled the sides of my house, which were already impervious to rain, with imperfect and sappy shingles made of the first slice of the log, whose edges I was obliged to straighten with a plane.
They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which it was already but too easy to arrive at; as railroads lead to Boston or New York.
Moreover, the waves, I suspect, do not so much construct as wear down a material which has already acquired consistency.
It was one of those afternoons which seem indefinitely long before one, in which many events may happen, a large portion of our natural life, though it was already half spent when I started.
We are most interested when science reports what those men already know practically or instinctively, for that alone is a true humanity, or account of human experience.
But already a change is taking place, owing, not to an increased humanity, but to an increased scarcity of game, for perhaps the hunter is the greatest friend of the animals hunted, not excepting the Humane Society.
The legions of these Myrmidons covered all the hills and vales in my wood-yard, and the ground was already strewn with the dead and dying, both red and black.
Already, by the first of September, I had seen two or three small maples turned scarlet across the pond, beneath where the white stems of three aspens diverged, at the point of a promontory, next the water.
The north wind had already begun to cool the pond, though it took many weeks of steady blowing to accomplish it, it is so deep.
The snow had already covered the ground since the 25th of November, and surrounded me suddenly with the scenery of winter.
But if, using the shortest diameter of Loch Fyne, we apply these proportions to Walden, which, as we have seen, appears already in a vertical section only like a shallow plate, it will appear four times as shallow.
They said that a gentleman farmer, who was behind the scenes, wanted to double his money, which, as I understood, amounted to half a million already; but in order to cover each one of his dollars with another, he took off the only coat, ay, the skin itself, of Walden Pond in the midst of a hard winter.
The atoms have already learned this law, and are pregnant by it.
The marsh hawk, sailing low over the meadow, is already seeking the first slimy life that awakes.
We loiter in winter while it is already spring.
The phÅ“be had already come once more and looked in at my door and window, to see if my house was cavern-like enough for her, sustaining herself on humming wings with clinched talons, as if she held by the air, while she surveyed the premises.
Dark hairs were already showing on his upper lip, and his whole face expressed impetuosity and enthusiasm.
The only young people remaining in the drawing room, not counting the young lady visitor and the countess' eldest daughter (who was four years older than her sister and behaved already like a grown-up person), were Nicholas and Sonya, the niece.
"I have already told you, Papa," said his son, "that if you don't wish to let me go, I'll stay.
She was already growing impatient, and stamped her foot, ready to cry at his not coming at once, when she heard the young man's discreet steps approaching neither quickly nor slowly.
You see yours is already an officer in the Guards, while my Nicholas is going as a cadet.
Anna Mikhaylovna was already embracing her and weeping.
One of them was a sallow, clean-shaven civilian with a thin and wrinkled face, already growing old, though he was dressed like a most fashionable young man.
Pierre did not understand a word, but the conviction that all this had to be grew stronger, and he meekly followed Anna Mikhaylovna who was already opening a door.
Worldly conversation at a moment when his soul is already prepared...
One of my two brothers is already abroad, the other is with the Guards, who are starting on their march to the frontier.
I have already dispatched mine.
At the appointed hour the prince, powdered and shaven, entered the dining room.
I have said nothing to you, but you have already been talked to.
When he reached his sister's room his wife was already awake and her merry voice, hurrying one word after another, came through the open door.
This very sentence about Countess Zubova and this same laugh Prince Andrew had already heard from his wife in the presence of others some five times.
"Andrew, already!" said the little princess, turning pale and looking with dismay at her husband.
Dolokhov, who had already changed into a soldier's gray greatcoat, did not wait to be called.
See, the fifth company is turning into the village already... they will have their buckwheat cooked before we reach our quarters.
Another hussar also rushed toward the horse, but Bondarenko had already thrown the reins of the snaffle bridle over the horse's head.
"Ah, you're up already," said Denisov, entering the room.
Two of the enemy's shots had already flown across the bridge, where there was a crush.
It was already quite dark when Prince Andrew rattled over the paved streets of Brunn and found himself surrounded by high buildings, the lights of shops, houses, and street lamps, fine carriages, and all that atmosphere of a large and active town which is always so attractive to a soldier after camp life.
With Prince Hippolyte Kuragin, who was a secretary to the embassy, Bolkonski was already acquainted.
"I shall scarcely be able to avail myself of your hospitality, gentlemen, it is already time for me to go," replied Prince Andrew looking at his watch.
Listening to Bilibin he was already imagining how on reaching the army he would give an opinion at the war council which would be the only one that could save the army, and how he alone would be entrusted with the executing of the plan.
In Brunn everybody attached to the court was packing up, and the heavy baggage was already being dispatched to Olmutz.
From there the French could already be seen.
In front of them rows of gray cloaks were already visible through the smoke, and an officer catching sight of Bagration rushed shouting after the crowd of retreating soldiers, ordering them back.
One could already see the soldiers' shaggy caps, distinguish the officers from the men, and see the standard flapping against its staff.
The head of the column had already descended into the hollow.
The French were already near.
The two commanders were much exasperated with one another and, long after the action had begun on the right flank and the French were already advancing, were engaged in discussion with the sole object of offending one another.
Cannon and musketry, mingling together, thundered on the right and in the center, while the capotes of Lannes' sharpshooters were already seen crossing the milldam and forming up within twice the range of a musket shot.
Ahead, the enemy was already visible.
The foremost Frenchman, the one with the hooked nose, was already so close that the expression of his face could be seen.
She already had power over him, and between them there was no longer any barrier except the barrier of his own will.
Whether he was in a bad temper because Prince Vasili was coming, or whether his being in a bad temper made him specially annoyed at Prince Vasili's visit, he was in a bad temper, and in the morning Tikhon had already advised the architect not to go to the prince with his report.
The little princess and Mademoiselle Bourienne had already received from Masha, the lady's maid, the necessary report of how handsome the minister's son was, with his rosy cheeks and dark eyebrows, and with what difficulty the father had dragged his legs upstairs while the son had followed him like an eagle, three steps at a time.
When Princess Mary came down, Prince Vasili and his son were already in the drawing room, talking to the little princess and Mademoiselle Bourienne.
"And so they are writing from Potsdam already?" he said, repeating Prince Vasili's last words.
I try to be reserved because in the depth of my soul I feel too near to him already, but then he cannot know what I think of him and may imagine that I do not like him.
Yes or no, yes or no, yes or no! he still shouted when the princess, as if lost in a fog, had already staggered out of the study.
Now that he was already an officer and a wounded hero, would it be right to remind him of herself and, as it might seem, of the obligations to her he had taken on himself?
Till the Tsar reached it, each regiment in its silence and immobility seemed like a lifeless body, but as soon as he came up it became alive, its thunder joining the roar of the whole line along which he had already passed.
Denisov celebrated his promotion to the rank of major, and Rostov, who had already drunk enough, at the end of the feast proposed the Emperor's health.
Weyrother evidently felt himself to be at the head of a movement that had already become unrestrainable.
It is already late, said he, and nodding his head he let it droop and again closed his eye.
Or have we already come up against the French?
Part of the Russian force had already descended into the valley toward the ponds and lakes and part were leaving these Pratzen Heights which he intended to attack and regarded as the key to the position.
From information he had received the evening before, from the sound of wheels and footsteps heard by the outposts during the night, by the disorderly movement of the Russian columns, and from all indications, he saw clearly that the allies believed him to be far away in front of them, and that the columns moving near Pratzen constituted the center of the Russian army, and that that center was already sufficiently weakened to be successfully attacked.
At eight o'clock Kutuzov rode to Pratzen at the head of the fourth column, Miloradovich's, the one that was to take the place of Przebyszewski's and Langeron's columns which had already gone down into the valley.
"All right, all right!" he said to Prince Andrew, and turned to a general who, watch in hand, was saying it was time they started as all the left-flank columns had already descended.
The fog had begun to clear and enemy troops were already dimly visible about a mile and a half off on the opposite heights.
But before he had finished speaking, Prince Andrew, feeling tears of shame and anger choking him, had already leapt from his horse and run to the standard.
Prince Andrew and the battalion were already within twenty paces of the cannon.
Give it them! he mentally exclaimed at these sounds, and again proceeded to gallop along the line, penetrating farther and farther into the region where the army was already in action.
After passing some Austrian troops he noticed that the next part of the line (the Guards) was already in action.
Rostov could already see their faces and heard the command: "Charge!" shouted by an officer who was urging his thoroughbred to full speed.
He urged on his already weary horse to get quickly past these crowds, but the farther he went the more disorganized they were.
"Fine men!" remarked Napoleon, looking at a dead Russian grenadier, who, with his face buried in the ground and a blackened nape, lay on his stomach with an already stiffened arm flung wide.
He was already enjoying that happiness when that little Napoleon had suddenly appeared with his unsympathizing look of shortsighted delight at the misery of others, and doubts and torments had followed, and only the heavens promised peace.
"No, no!" cried Natasha, "she and I have already talked it over.
Sonya had already struck him by her beauty on the preceding day.
Next day, at eight in the morning, Pierre and Nesvitski drove to the Sokolniki forest and found Dolokhov, Denisov, and Rostov already there.
She was already pale, but on hearing these words her face changed and something brightened in her beautiful, radiant eyes.
The midwife was already on her way to meet her, rubbing her small, plump white hands with an air of calm importance.
The old man already knew everything.
"I have already refused," she said hurriedly.
In reality it already exceeded twenty thousand rubles.
He filled the girls' albums with verses and music, and having at last sent Dolokhov the whole forty-three thousand rubles and received his receipt, he left at the end of November, without taking leave of any of his acquaintances, to overtake his regiment which was already in Poland.
By the dim light, to which Pierre had already become accustomed, he saw a rather short man.
The important mystery mentioned by the Rhetor, though it aroused his curiosity, did not seem to him essential, and the second aim, that of purifying and regenerating himself, did not much interest him because at that moment he felt with delight that he was already perfectly cured of his former faults and was ready for all that was good.
This chamber with what you see therein should already have suggested to your heart, if it is sincere, more than words could do.
Round a long table covered with black sat some twelve men in garments like those he had already seen.
Pierre glanced at the serious faces of those around, remembered all he had already gone through, and realized that he could not stop halfway.
'Grant leave to retire to his country seat to an old man who is already in any case dishonored by being unable to fulfill the great and glorious task for which he was chosen.
Prince Andrew was as glad to find the boy like that, as if he had already lost him.
But of course you know her already, he said, evidently trying to entertain a visitor with whom he now found nothing in common.
The foul air, to which he had already begun to get used in the corridor, was still stronger here.
Rostov noticed by their faces that all those gentlemen had already heard that story more than once and were tired of it.
The look of annoyance had already disappeared from Boris' face: having evidently reflected and decided how to act, he very quietly took both Rostov's hands and led him into the next room.
The whole forest was already clothed in green.
It was already the beginning of June when on his return journey he drove into the birch forest where the gnarled old oak had made so strange and memorable an impression on him.
As soon as we have a certain number of worthy men in every state, each of them again training two others and all being closely united, everything will be possible for our order, which has already in secret accomplished much for the welfare of mankind.
Among the many young men who frequented her house every day, Boris Drubetskoy, who had already achieved great success in the service, was the most intimate friend of the Bezukhov household since Helene's return from Erfurt.
I seemed to know at once that the process of regeneration had already taken place in him, and I rushed to meet him.
He may already have found a suitable and wealthy match, and now he's half crazy.
A third of the visitors had already arrived, but the Rostovs, who were to be present, were still hurrying to get dressed.
But it's already ten.
More than half the ladies already had partners and were taking up, or preparing to take up, their positions for the polonaise.
"I have the pleasure of being already acquainted, if the countess remembers me," said Prince Andrew with a low and courteous bow quite belying Peronskaya's remarks about his rudeness, and approaching Natasha he held out his arm to grasp her waist before he had completed his invitation.
Already then, directly I saw him I felt something peculiar.
He could not comprehend how anyone could wish to alter his life or introduce anything new into it, when his own life was already ending.
Five years have passed since then, and already I, with my petty understanding, begin to see clearly why she had to die, and in what way that death was but an expression of the infinite goodness of the Creator, whose every action, though generally incomprehensible to us, is but a manifestation of His infinite love for His creatures.
My father then insisted on a delay of a year and now already six months, half of that period, have passed, and my resolution is firmer than ever.
Nicholas Rostov experienced this blissful condition to the full when, after 1807, he continued to serve in the Pavlograd regiment, in which he already commanded the squadron he had taken over from Denisov.
Sonya was nearly twenty; she had stopped growing prettier and promised nothing more than she was already, but that was enough.
Petya was a big handsome boy of thirteen, merry, witty, and mischievous, with a voice that was already breaking.
The weather was already growing wintry and morning frosts congealed an earth saturated by autumn rains.
The hares had already half changed their summer coats, the fox cubs were beginning to scatter, and the young wolves were bigger than dogs.
The oasis of the Otradnoe covert came in sight a few hundred yards off, the huntsmen were already nearing it.
Nicholas could already see not far in front of him the wood where the wolf would certainly escape should she reach it.
Already, at the beginning of this chase, Daniel, hearing the ulyulyuing, had rushed out from the wood.
"He's chosen already," said Nicholas smiling.
All the domestic circle, tutors, governesses, and guests, were already at the tea table.
The thought has come into my mind that I was already tired of it all, and that we must all die.
Zakhar held back his horses and turned his face, which was already covered with hoarfrost to his eyebrows.
She had already married off her daughter, and her sons were all in the service.
When he comes, he'll find you already know his sister and father and are liked by them.
When the count was already leaving the room, Princess Mary went up hurriedly to Natasha, took her by the hand, and said with a deep sigh:
Through the closed doors the music was already audible.
I have already heard much of you in Petersburg and wanted to get to know you, said she to Natasha with her stereotyped and lovely smile.
But perhaps she really has already refused Bolkonski--she sent a letter to Princess Mary yesterday.
It will come out that you're already married.
He liked giving a painful lash on the neck to some peasant who, more dead than alive, was already hurrying out of his way.
That Prince Andrew's deeply loved affianced wife--the same Natasha Rostova who used to be so charming--should give up Bolkonski for that fool Anatole who was already secretly married (as Pierre knew), and should be so in love with him as to agree to run away with him, was something Pierre could not conceive and could not imagine.
Pierre's face, already pale, became distorted by fury.
"He could not marry, for he was married already," said Pierre.
On reaching Petersburg he inquired for Kuragin but the latter had already left the city.
Kutuzov, who was already weary of Bolkonski's activity which seemed to reproach his own idleness, very readily let him go and gave him a mission to Barclay de Tolly.
You've already been talking it over!
"If Mary is already persuading me to forgive, it means that I ought long ago to have punished him," he thought.
Already from his military experience and what he had seen in the Austrian campaign, he had come to the conclusion that in war the most deeply considered plans have no significance and that all depends on the way unexpected movements of the enemy--that cannot be foreseen--are met, and on how and by whom the whole matter is handled.
If Barclay is now to be superseded by Bennigsen all will be lost, for Bennigsen showed his incapacity already in 1807.
About two hundred yards away there's a tavern where ours have already gathered.
In the tavern, before which stood the doctor's covered cart, there were already some five officers.
Our advanced line, already in action, could be heard briskly exchanging shots with the enemy in the dale.
He could already see how these men, who looked so small at the foot of the hill, jostled and overtook one another, waving their arms and their sabers in the air.
They say we're already near Smolensk, replied Pierre.
But the count had already recovered from his excitement.
When the carriages had all passed in, the crowd, carrying Petya with it, streamed forward into the Kremlin Square which was already full of people.
Petya pushed her hand away with his knee, seized a biscuit, and as if fearing to be too late, again shouted "Hurrah!" with a voice already hoarse.
The French at Vitebsk, in four days' march they may be at Smolensk; perhaps are already there!
As he went along he looked with pleasure at the year's splendid crop of corn, scrutinized the strips of ryefield which here and there were already being reaped, made his calculations as to the sowing and the harvest, and asked himself whether he had not forgotten any of the prince's orders.
"Going already?" said he.
Grass had already begun to grow on the garden paths, and horses and calves were straying in the English park.
I expect the Minister (Barclay de Tolly) has already reported the abandonment of Smolensk to the enemy.
While this was taking place in Petersburg the French had already passed Smolensk and were drawing nearer and nearer to Moscow.
His caleche was already at the door.
By the time they reached Bogucharovo, Dessalles and the little prince had already left for Moscow.
They're quite beside themselves; I have already told them...
She thought only of one thing, her sorrow, which, after the break caused by cares for the present, seemed already to belong to the past.
It was already dark, and Pierre could not make out whether the expression of Prince Andrew's face was angry or tender.
The weather was calm, and the rustle and tramp of the French troops already beginning to move to take up their positions were clearly audible.
Before he was thoroughly awake next morning everybody had already left the hut.
How can they need reinforcements when they already have half the army directed against a weak, unentrenched Russian wing?
Toward two o'clock the regiment, having already lost more than two hundred men, was moved forward into a trampled oatfield in the gap between Semenovsk and the Knoll Battery, where thousands of men perished that day and on which an intense, concentrated fire from several hundred enemy guns was directed between one and two o'clock.
The European system was already founded; all that remained was to organize it.
Those who had quitted Moscow already in July and at the beginning of August showed that they expected this.
"But the law, religion..." said the prince, already yielding.
Pierre went on with the soldiers, quite forgetting that his inn was at the bottom of the hill and that he had already passed it.
The groom, the coachman, and the innkeeper told Pierre that an officer had come with news that the French were already near Mozhaysk and that our men were leaving it.
Vasilchikov and Platov had already seen the count and explained to him that it was impossible to defend Moscow and that it would have to be surrendered.
When he reached home it was already getting dark.
The yard was crowded with peasant carts, some loaded high and already corded up, others still empty.
Berg, the Rostovs' son-in-law, was already a colonel wearing the orders of Vladimir and Anna, and he still filled the quiet and agreeable post of assistant to the head of the staff of the assistant commander of the first division of the Second Army.
His speech to the boyars had already taken definite shape in his imagination.
A single report of a signaling gun followed, and the troops, who were already spread out on different sides of Moscow, moved into the city through Tver, Kaluga, and Dorogomilov gates.
What is it? he asked, but his comrade was already galloping off past Vasili the Beatified in the direction from which the screams came.
Toward nine o'clock in the morning, when the troops were already moving through Moscow, nobody came to the count any more for instructions.
Recent as that mental picture was, Rostopchin already felt that it had cut deep into his heart and drawn blood.
Moreover, at this moment Pierre was supported in his design and prevented from renouncing it by what he had already done in that direction.
The French had already entered Moscow.
That beverage was already known to the French and had been given a special name.
She was planning something and either deciding or had already decided something in her mind.
The old man was already sitting barefoot.
While Pierre was running the few steps that separated him from the Frenchman, the tall marauder in the frieze gown was already tearing from her neck the necklace the young Armenian was wearing, and the young woman, clutching at her neck, screamed piercingly.
When he had finished that business it was already too late to go anywhere but still too early to go to bed, and for a long time he paced up and down the room, reflecting on his life, a thing he rarely did.
That shoulder rose and fell rhythmically and convulsively, but spadefuls of earth were already being thrown over the whole body.
While one hand hung up the first string the other was already unwinding the band on the second leg.
Not only did Prince Andrew know he would die, but he felt that he was dying and was already half dead.
But just when he was clumsily creeping toward the door, that dreadful something on the other side was already pressing against it and forcing its way in.
At Tarutino Kutuzov received what was almost a reprimand from the Emperor for having moved his army along the Ryazan road, and the Emperor's letter indicated to him the very position he had already occupied near Kaluga.
Serpukhov is already occupied by an enemy detachment and Tula with its famous arsenal so indispensable to the army, is in danger.
But by the time this letter, which proved that the real relation of the forces had already made itself felt in Petersburg, was dispatched, Kutuzov had found himself unable any longer to restrain the army he commanded from attacking and a battle had taken place.
It was already past eight o'clock.
Thus he stumbled on Bagovut's corps in a wood when it was already broad daylight, though the corps should long before have joined Orlov-Denisov.
The city police is established on its former footing, and better order already prevails in consequence of its activity.
Davout's troops, in whose charge were the prisoners, were crossing the Crimean bridge and some were already debouching into the Kaluga road.
In the early days of October another envoy came to Kutuzov with a letter from Napoleon proposing peace and falsely dated from Moscow, though Napoleon was already not far from Kutuzov on the old Kaluga road.
The small bands that had started their activities long before and had already observed the French closely considered things possible which the commanders of the big detachments did not dare to contemplate.
To the Polish general he replied to the same effect, informing him that he was already under the command of the German.
You've already been in action?
It was already growing dusk when Denisov, Petya, and the esaul rode up to the watchhouse.
When Petya galloped up the Frenchman had already fallen.
Denisov did not reply; he rode up to Petya, dismounted, and with trembling hands turned toward himself the bloodstained, mud-bespattered face which had already gone white.
It was already past midnight, the hour when Karataev was usually free of his fever and particularly lively.
A paper has come from the Tsar!' so they began looking for him," here Karataev's lower jaw trembled, "but God had already forgiven him--he was dead!
She was overcome by sweet sorrow and tears were already rising in her eyes; then she suddenly asked herself to whom she was saying this.
Sometimes they were silent for hours; sometimes after they were already in bed they would begin talking and go on till morning.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
Kutuzov merely shrugged his shoulders when one after another they presented projects of maneuvers to be made with those soldiers-- ill-shod, insufficiently clad, and half starved--who within a month and without fighting a battle had dwindled to half their number, and who at the best if the flight continued would have to go a greater distance than they had already traversed, before they reached the frontier.
Kutuzov replied: "And I shall not abandon Moscow without a battle," though Moscow was then already abandoned.
When the troops reached their night's halting place on the eighth of November, the last day of the Krasnoe battles, it was already growing dusk.
Some fifteen men with merry shouts were shaking down the high wattle wall of a shed, the roof of which had already been removed.
There was running to and fro and whispering; another troyka flew furiously up, and then all eyes were turned on an approaching sleigh in which the figures of the Emperor and Volkonski could already be descried.
He tried to prove to the Emperor the impossibility of levying fresh troops, spoke of the hardships already endured by the people, of the possibility of failure and so forth.
Within a week Moscow already had fifteen thousand inhabitants, in a fortnight twenty-five thousand, and so on.
Natasha had already opened her mouth to speak but suddenly stopped.
It was already six in the morning and he still paced up and down the room.
Are you going already, Count?
She did not understand why he spoke with such admiration and delight of the farming of the thrifty and well- to-do peasant Matthew Ermishin, who with his family had carted corn all night; or of the fact that his (Nicholas') sheaves were already stacked before anyone else had his harvest in.
"You can see the woman in her already," she said in French, pointing to little Natasha.
Natasha had married in the early spring of 1813, and in 1820 already had three daughters besides a son for whom she had longed and whom she was now nursing.
"You know, Mary, today Elias Mitrofanych" (this was his overseer) "came back from the Tambov estate and told me they are already offering eighty thousand rubles for the forest."
"For instance, he is collecting a library and has made it a rule not to buy a new book till he has read what he had already bought--Sismondi and Rousseau and Montesquieu," he added with a smile.
The noncommissioned officers (of whom there are fewer) perform the action itself less frequently than the soldiers, but they already give commands.
History surveys a presentation of man's life in which the union of these two contradictions has already taken place.
The Napoleonic wars still seem to us, though already questionably, to be the outcome of their heroes' will.
But in the Crusades we already see an event occupying its definite place in history and without which we cannot imagine the modern history of Europe, though to the chroniclers of the Crusades that event appeared as merely due to the will of certain people.
I lift it, but ask myself: could I have abstained from lifting my arm at the moment that has already passed?
Talking about it might help her, but they had already talked the subject lifeless.
Already you have two children.
"He's a male," Alex snapped, "and the fact that a woman is already married doesn't discourage him.
I think we already are.
Lathum waved a hand in dismissal, his mind already firmly entrenched in another project.
He was probably already dreading the idea of seeing her again.
If Sarah suspected that she already knew what was going on and looked the other way, why not welcome her into the family?
She dressed and arrived in the kitchen to find everyone already at the table eating.
I've already made up my mind.
Her skin was already covered with dust.
Had he already sold the ranch?
Maybe Pete and the guys had reached Ashley by now and a rescue mission was already under way to get them.
"Thank you," she called after him, but he was already running down the stairs.
Maybe she could convince her father to repay the money she had put into the ranch – if he hadn't already spent it.
We are already well on our way.
Countless people already do.
And as with ignorance, we may already have much of the data we need to find solutions.
I think it is likely that the answers to almost all our medical problems could be found in the data we may already be collecting.
It already has increased both substantially and will do so dramatically more in the coming years.
We already produce more than enough food to feed the planet.
I have already read Sara Crewe.
But in the meantime the club has rented a little room in a central part of the town, and the books which we already have are free to all. 3.
Teacher seems to feel benefitted by the change too; for she is already beginning to look like her dear old self.
The "examinations" mentioned in this letter were merely tests given in the school, but as they were old Harvard papers, it is evident that in some subjects Miss Keller was already fairly well prepared for Radcliffe.
She said I had already shown the world that I could do the college work, by passing all my examinations successfully, in spite of many obstacles.
TO MR. JOHN HITZ 14 Coolidge Ave., Cambridge, Nov. 26, 1900. ...--has already communicated with you in regard to her and my plan of establishing an institution for deaf and blind children.
Mrs. Hutton had already written to mother, asking her to telegraph if she was willing for me to have other advisers besides herself and Teacher.
A little bird had already sung the good news in my ear; but it was doubly pleasant to have it straight from you.
What is remarkable in her career is already accomplished, and whatever she may do in the future will be but a relatively slight addition to the success which distinguishes her now.
Already people remark the change in Helen.
She is about fifteen months old, and already understands a great deal.
It would indeed be a herculean task to teach the words if the ideas did not already exist in the child's mind.
I determined to go into business at once, and not wait to acquire the usual capital, using such slender means as I had already got.
I had already bought the shanty of James Collins, an Irishman who worked on the Fitchburg Railroad, for boards.
Monsieur le Vicomte quite rightly supposes that matters have already gone too far.
"From what I have heard," said Pierre, blushing and breaking into the conversation, "almost all the aristocracy has already gone over to Bonaparte's side."
Anatole brought two candles and placed them on the window sill, though it was already quite light.
The Guards had already left Petersburg on the tenth of August, and her son, who had remained in Moscow for his equipment, was to join them on the march to Radzivilov.
His birth father already suspected she was a country bumpkin.
Carmen had already spoken to Mums about it.
She has already apologized and I have accepted her apology.
By the time she got back to the barn, little Adora was already scrambling to her feet.
They had already made arrangements for Katie and Bill to watch Jonathan and Destiny while they went to pick up the babies.
I had a French grammar in raised print, and as I already knew some French, I often amused myself by composing in my head short exercises, using the new words as I came across them, and ignoring rules and other technicalities as much as possible.