The Emperor's gratitude was announced to the vanguard, rewards were promised, and the men received a double ration of vodka.
They ate in silence for a few minutes and then Carmen announced her good news.
But when on Sunday after church the footman announced in the drawing room that Count Rostov had called, the princess showed no confusion, only a slight blush suffused her cheeks and her eyes lit up with a new and radiant light.
Denisov first went to the barrier and announced: As the adve'sawies have wefused a weconciliation, please pwoceed.
Assistant Director Summerfield announced to the press at the height of the search, more than two hundred officers and volunteers were involved.
The quartermasters who met the regiment announced that all the huts were full of sick and dead Frenchmen, cavalrymen, and members of the staff.
When they'd complied, I announced, "Howie want's Julie to fly out to Santa Barbara, today."
They all feigned shock and surprise at this not-uncommon happening as Paulette huffily announced she'd absent herself with a walk around the block while they "took care of the matter."
She rose and announced it was far past her bedtime, in any time zone.
Jane had an incredulous expression when she heard her name announced as the winner.
"Marya Lvovna Karagina and her daughter!" announced the countess' gigantic footman in his bass voice, entering the drawing room.
But before he had finished reading, a stentorian major-domo announced that dinner was ready!
At last an old, cross looking footman came and announced to the Rostovs that the prince was not receiving, but that the princess begged them to walk up.
His father announced to him that he would now pay half his debts for the last time, but only on condition that he went to Moscow as adjutant to the commander-in-chief--a post his father had procured for him--and would at last try to make a good match there.
He hesitantly announced to Carmen one evening that he wanted to learn to play a guitar.
She was slicing some left over pork roast for a recipe tomorrow when Alex walked in and announced that Destiny and Jonathan were asleep.
He shook the newspaper and said nothing more until Sarah announced that supper was ready.
The evening was long and she was grateful when Cade announced he was going to bed.
"We've got competition," Betsy announced as I stepped out of the shower.
Young Billy Langstrom came by for Pumpkin, his newfound friend, announced by the absence of a muffler on his bright red Jeep.
"Please have a seat, Ms. Young," an irritated voice announced over the intercom.
Just as the glue was drying on the small wooden cross, a noise at the front door announced the arrival of the sisters from Boston.
Aunt Annie was here! she announced like a saved soul at a revival.
Toenails clicked on concrete behind her and panting announced that Brutus had arrived for his breakfast.
The only way Denton was going to accept the termination of their engagement was if she publicly announced it, and that was what she would have to do as soon as she returned.
"Oz can do some good tricks, humbug or no humbug," announced Zeb, who was now feeling more at ease.
After breakfast Ozma announced that she had ordered a holiday to be observed throughout the Emerald City, in honor of her visitors.
As soon as they were alone together, Prince Vasili announced his hopes and wishes to the old prince.
"To his Honor Baron Asch, from General-in-Chief Prince Bolkonski," he announced with such solemnity and significance that the official turned to him and took the letters.
After speaking to the senior French officer, who came out of the house with a white handkerchief tied to his sword and announced that they surrendered, Dolokhov dismounted and went up to Petya, who lay motionless with outstretched arms.
"Daniel Brennan wants you to call him," she announced instead.