He approached her favorite chair.
As we approached the end of the flawless narrative, one of us would invariably ask sardonically (but never sarcastically), "What could possibly go wrong?"
An aide-de-camp approached with gliding steps and offered him a gold snuffbox, which he took.
Sofia listened as she approached Traci's bed and gazed down at the unconscious woman.
Alexander and Napoleon, with the long train of their suites, approached the right flank of the Preobrazhensk battalion and came straight up to the crowd standing there.
When Alex approached Carmen about giving Tessa some money, she said it was up to him, but keep in mind that the issue could have been something like drugs.
She stared out the windows at the telephone poles as they approached and sped off in a blur.
He walked down the line to the nearest of the five the demons had approached with offers and paused before the Immortal with icy blue eyes.
A mounted general separated himself from the infantry and approached Kutuzov.
Nicholas asked himself as the wolf approached him coming from the copse.
An elderly sergeant who had approached the officer while he was giving these explanations had waited in silence for him to finish speaking, but at this point, evidently not liking the officer's remark, interrupted him.
He crossed his arms as he approached the woman who was identical to his mate.
After they had gone Pierre approached Prince Andrew and was about to start a conversation when they heard the clatter of three horses' hoofs on the road not far from the shed, and looking in that direction Prince Andrew recognized Wolzogen and Clausewitz accompanied by a Cossack.
A shopkeeper with red pimples on his cheeks near the nose, and a calm, persistent, calculating expression on his plump face, hurriedly and ostentatiously approached the officer, swinging his arms.
Her sense of dread grew as she approached and followed Jonny into his apartment.
Unable to take her eyes from him, she approached slowly.
Doubtful, she winced as they approached tourists and police alike, waiting for someone to stop them, and fearful of what her father would do if someone did.
As they approached the house, Prince Andrew with a smile drew Pierre's attention to a commotion going on at the back porch.
He recognized her, guessed her feelings, saw that it was her debut, remembered her conversation at the window, and with an expression of pleasure on his face approached Countess Rostova.
The adjutant, having obeyed this instruction, approached Prince Andrew.
In order to see how nearly I could guess, with this experience, at the deepest point in a pond, by observing the outlines of a surface and the character of its shores alone, I made a plan of White Pond, which contains about forty-one acres, and, like this, has no island in it, nor any visible inlet or outlet; and as the line of greatest breadth fell very near the line of least breadth, where two opposite capes approached each other and two opposite bays receded, I ventured to mark a point a short distance from the latter line, but still on the line of greatest length, as the deepest.
Officers who approached him with disturbed countenances became calm; soldiers and officers greeted him gaily, grew more cheerful in his presence, and were evidently anxious to display their courage before him.
Some of the most important old men were the center of groups which even strangers approached respectfully to hear the voices of well-known men.
Then the voice said something more, Demyan replied, and the steps in the felt boots approached the unseen bend of the staircase more rapidly.
An old gentleman wearing a star and another official, a German wearing a cross round his neck, approached the speaker.
The count, pipe in hand, was pacing up and down the room, when Natasha, her face distorted by anger, burst in like a tempest and approached her mother with rapid steps.
When Rostov approached her she was standing settling up for the game.
He was expounding over the fact that his father had approached the inheritance issue again.
The muffled sound of hooves on sand approached the opening between two wagons.
For the first three weeks she became tense as it approached 8:00 pm each Friday.
She rose and approached, resting back on her heels in front of him, close enough for him to smell her musk and feel her heat.
He too approached that group and listened with a kindly smile and nods of approval, as he always did, to what the speaker was saying.
As he approached Smolensk he heard the sounds of distant firing, but these did not impress him.
"No, he's not dead--it's impossible!" she told herself and approached him, and repressing the terror that seized her, she pressed her lips to his cheek.
She softly approached Princess Mary, sighed, kissed her, and immediately began to cry.
Two tall old peasants with wrinkled faces and scanty beards emerged from the tavern, smiling, staggering, and singing some incoherent song, and approached the officers.
The lieutenant colonel of hussars smiled beneath his mustache at the orderly's tone, dismounted, gave his horse to a dispatch runner, and approached Bolkonski with a slight bow.
Bennigsen spoke to a general who approached him, and began explaining the whole position of our troops.
Berthier approached and suggested that they should ride along the line to ascertain the position of affairs.
Murat approached the interpreter and told him to ask where the Russian army was.
As Pierre approached that street the smoke became denser and denser--he even felt the heat of the fire.
Then two pairs of Frenchmen approached the criminals and at the officer's command took the two convicts who stood first in the row.