Her voice was approaching panic.
She shrugged and glanced at Bordeaux, who was approaching the fire.
Felipa smiled and glanced up to see Alex approaching them.
In the 15th century the time was approaching when the discovery of the Cape of Good Hope was to widen the scope of geographical enterprise.
"Who are you?" he demanded, approaching her so quickly she backpedaled.
Thinking about approaching the conversation and actually starting the conversation were two entirely different things.
He was already approaching her and stopped just before his body met hers.
This way of approaching theism is illustrated in A.
The highway ahead of them was clear, except for one big truck coming their way... and a car approaching the highway to their right.
The telegraph plant, Desmodium gvrans, behave in a similar way under the stimulus of approaching darkness.
Her father fell back, and she took a deep breath before approaching the men.
"Who didn't tell me what?" she demanded, approaching him and glaring up at him.
The man approaching her had nearly reached her, and she huddled into a tighter ball.
"Damian," she purred, approaching him and resting her hands on his chest.
Cramped, she stretched before approaching him again.
"You've shown me mercy," she said, approaching him until they stood toe-to-toe.
She heard the soft step of someone approaching and turned, surprised.
She was about to walk away in defeat and take her place in a dark corner watching the partygoers when she heard the sounds of approaching footsteps.
Approaching, she exclaimed, What a beautiful estate!
Approaching from behind, she noticed a bottle of scotch on the table, along with the two glasses.
Approaching Elisabeth's house, Jackson felt rattled with uncertainty.
A fisherman had thought he'd sighted a body in the bay, but it was too far away to confirm and, with night approaching, the shape was lost in the darkening swells.
There was no humidity, an ideal temperature and enough of a breeze to perfume the air with the zillion flowers recently wakened after a tough winter or perhaps just planted to welcome the approaching summer season.
"I'll live," Dean said in answer to the anxious questions of the approaching group as he tried to catch his breath.
Jonny argued, approaching her.
"I hear a Jenn-like lecture approaching," she said and crossed her arms as she faced him.
At the end of the year, when the Austrians were approaching Pesth, he asked for the mediation of Mr Stiles, the American envoy.
The approaching convocation of the statesgeneral made his friends very active on his behalf; he circulated in every bailliage the pamphlets which F.
A crisis was now approaching in foreign affairs which demanded all the experience and all the genius of Hastings for its solution.
In 1901 Professor Furtwangler began a more systematic excavation of the site, and the new discoveries he then made, together with a fresh and complete study of the figures and fragments in Munich, have led to a rearrangement of the whole, which, if not certain in all details, may be regarded as approaching finality.
The edge of the abysmal area comes close to the eastern coasts of Tasmania and New South Wales, approaching to within 60 m.
But as the captain of the " Endeavour " ordered out the pinnace and prepared to land, the natives threw off their nonchalance; for on the boat approaching the shore, two men, each armed with a bundle of spears, presented themselves on a projecting rock and made threatening signs to the strangers.
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The Portland Observatory, on Munjoy Hill, erected in 1807 to detect approaching vessels, rises 222 ft.
Schmidt gave himself out as the incarnation of Enoch, and prophesied the approaching fall of the Church of Rome, the overthrow of the ancient sacraments, and the triumph of flagellation as the only road to salvation.
At Tsaritsyn, approaching the Volga, with which it is connected by a railway (45 m.).
The prevalent winds from the west, south-west and south blow continuously, at times approaching the force of a hurricane.
For history, applied mathematics - for anything, in fact, outside the exact sciences - he felt something approaching to contempt.
In the approaching disruption writers saw the punishment for the king's apostasy, and they condemn the sanctuaries in Jerusalem which he erected to the gods of his heathen wives.
The holy city was barred against the Jews; they were excluded, under pain of death, from approaching within view of the walls.
A further fact must be considered in deciding this question, which is the discovery of ramifying coelomic tubes, approaching close to, but not entering, the epidermis in the Polychaete Arenicola.
The district is subject to very heavy rainfall approaching r50 in.
Nowhere is he treated with anything approaching the importance assigned to him in the prose versions.
I felt approaching footsteps, I stretched out my hand as I supposed to my mother.
Or sometimes I watched a pair of hen-hawks circling high in the sky, alternately soaring and descending, approaching, and leaving one another, as if they were the embodiment of my own thoughts.
I often performed this duty of hospitality, waited long enough to milk a whole herd of cows, but did not see the man approaching from the town.
The staff officer joined in the colonel's appeals, but Bagration did not reply; he only gave an order to cease firing and re-form, so as to give room for the two approaching battalions.
Of these plans he had not merely one or two in his head but dozens, some only beginning to form themselves, some approaching achievement, and some in course of disintegration.
He felt it not only from the sound of the hoofs of the approaching cavalcade, but because as he drew near everything grew brighter, more joyful, more significant, and more festive around him.
Only when approaching Bagration did Rostov let his horse gallop again, and with his hand at the salute rode up to the general.
He listened and heard the sound of approaching horses, and voices speaking French.
His approaching departure did not prevent his amusing himself, but rather gave zest to his pleasures.
On approaching it, Rostov felt as he had done when approaching his home in Moscow.
In the middle of the game, the officers saw some wagons approaching with fifteen hussars on their skinny horses behind them.
On approaching Alexander he raised his hat, and as he did so, Rostov, with his cavalryman's eye, could not help noticing that Napoleon did not sit well or firmly in the saddle.
During the dull day, in the course of which he was entertained by his elderly hosts and by the more important of the visitors (the old count's house was crowded on account of an approaching name day), Prince Andrew repeatedly glanced at Natasha, gay and laughing among the younger members of the company, and asked himself each time, What is she thinking about?
"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.
When they had gone a little less than a mile, five more riders with dogs appeared out of the mist, approaching the Rostovs.
Natasha looked from one to the other as a hunted and wounded animal looks at the approaching dogs and sportsmen.
A French noncommissioned officer of hussars, in crimson uniform and a shaggy cap, shouted to the approaching Balashev to halt.
A group of bareheaded peasants was approaching across the meadow toward the prince.
At dawn next day Pierre was approaching Mozhaysk.
Someone, a very important personage judging by the haste with which way was made for him, was approaching the icon.
"Here it comes... this one is coming our way again!" he thought, listening to an approaching whistle in the hidden region of smoke.
"Here she is, the reward for all those fainthearted men," he reflected, glancing at those near him and at the troops who were approaching and forming up.
But Pierre, though he felt that something unusual was happening around him, did not realize that he was approaching the fire.
The convicts stopped when they reached the post and, while sacks were being brought, looked dumbly around as a wounded beast looks at an approaching huntsman.
She understood those words to mean that he had suddenly softened and that this softening and gentleness were signs of approaching death.
What would have happened if on approaching Tarutino, Napoleon had attacked the Russians with but a tenth of the energy he had shown when he attacked them at Smolensk?
On approaching Tarutino Kutuzov noticed cavalrymen leading their horses to water across the road along which he was driving.
The approaching riders having descended a decline were no longer visible, but they reappeared a few minutes later.
Among the trees a man with long legs and long, swinging arms, wearing a short jacket, bast shoes, and a Kazan hat, was approaching with long, light steps.
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.
She counted the seconds in tense silence, waiting for the sound of an explosion, but the only sound was a car approaching from below.
With a final glance at the approaching figures, she dropped from the wagon seat and sauntered over to join the men at the cook fire.
How about approaching this scientifically?
Finally, approaching noon, we crossed over a wide stream.
Han asked, extending his hand as if approaching a wounded animal.
"No?" he asked, approaching her with a languid walk that stirred her blood.
It sat at her feet and stared at the llama approaching the fence.
Chat or chatchasteil) was a movable pent-house used to protect besiegers when approaching a wall or gateway, for the purpose of sapping, mining or direct attack, or to cover a ram or other battering-engine.
But in 1756, when the government was evidently approaching its fall, an unexpected vacancy occurred in the chief justiceship of the king's bench, and he claimed the office, being at the same time raised to the peerage as Baron Mansfield.
After running south-east through the grandest scenery, and closely approaching the source of the western Tigris, it turns south-west and leaves the mountains a few miles above Samsat (Samosata; altitude, 1500 ft.).
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.
But, don't be uneasy, he added, noticing that the count was beginning to breathe heavily and quickly which was always a sign of approaching anger.
After a few more turns of the lathe he removed his foot from the pedal, wiped his chisel, dropped it into a leather pouch attached to the lathe, and, approaching the table, summoned his daughter.
"Att-ention!" shouted the regimental commander in a soul-shaking voice which expressed joy for himself, severity for the regiment, and welcome for the approaching chief.
Everyone got up and began watching the movements of our troops below, as plainly visible as if but a stone's throw away, and the movements of the approaching enemy farther off.
Looking down at the waters of the Enns under the bridge, Nesvitski suddenly heard a sound new to him, of something swiftly approaching... something big, that splashed into the water.
Marching thirty miles that stormy night across roadless hills, with his hungry, ill-shod soldiers, and losing a third of his men as stragglers by the way, Bagration came out on the Vienna-Znaim road at Hollabrunn a few hours ahead of the French who were approaching Hollabrunn from Vienna.
"What is this?" thought Prince Andrew approaching the crowd of soldiers.
"What, are you wounded, my lad?" said Tushin, approaching the gun on which Rostov sat.
Just approaching the subject was verboten.
He took her hand and they started down the stairs together, approaching the wolf with reticence.