Turning the truck around, he headed back down the drive.
His warm hands slid around her waist, pulling her back against him.
Turning, she put her arms around his neck and kissed his lips.
Strong arms slipped around her waist, drawing her back against him.
He put an arm around her waist and kissed her cheek.
I guess we could say he hasn't been around much.
His fingers closed around her arm and he firmly pulled her back.
The little girl stood still to watch until the train had disappeared around a curve; then she turned to see where she was.
They are in little pockets all around the edge of this cavern.
So Zeb unharnessed Jim, and several of the servants then led the horse around to the rear, where they selected a nice large apartment that he could have all to himself.
For around the corner had come two enormous savage beasts, treading so lightly that they were upon him before he was aware of their presence.
"Yes, I am," she answered, looking all around to see where the voice came from.
This act he repeated until all of the nine tiny piglets were visible, and they were so glad to get out of his pocket that they ran around in a very lively manner.
The kitten had been placed in a large cage just before the throne, where she sat upon her haunches and gazed through the bars at the crowds around her, with seeming unconcern.
He looked eagerly around, but saw only a squirrel frisking among the trees and a rabbit hopping across the road.
It's the same old wolf that has been skulking around here all winter.
Then he tied a rope around his waist and said to his friends, Take hold of the other end, boys.
One day King Solomon was sitting on his throne, and his great men were standing around him.
Mary looked around and saw Samuel Miller asking his neighbor for a pencil, and Samuel was called.
Then the saint stopped speaking and looked around him.
He thought that a wonderful light was shining around him.
Though it isn't so much a time as a state of mind, historians plot the Renaissance as moving around Europe for a couple of centuries.
We read about it in vivid detail, from around the year 900, in the writings of the Persian physician Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi.
And in a coming section on robotics, we will discuss the molecular machines called nanites—tiny, molecular-sized robots that will swim around in your body fighting disease, repairing damage, and alerting you to problems (and will likely dramatically increase the human lifespan).
Economically, we understand the world around us in terms of scarcity.
Again, the materials to build the car are abundant; their cost is high because of technology deficiencies around retrieving and refining them, not an underlying rarity.
On the other hand, if you take the forty richest countries, each person earns on average around $33,000.
With the help of local agencies around the world that have experience in micro-loans, a would-be borrower—say, a fish seller in the Philippines—uploads a picture and an explanation of what she wants the loan for.
Around the fire squatted negroes, driving away the flies with long branches.
Many very handsome houses and large soft green lawns around them and trees and bright flowers and fountains.
And, when July comes, you can think of me as rowing my dear ones around the lovely lake in the little boat you gave me, the happiest girl in the world!...
Many of the detached incidents and facts of our daily life pass around and over her unobserved; but she has enough detailed acquaintance with the world to keep her view of it from being essentially defective.
No attempt is made by those around her either to preserve or to break her illusions.
She fed the elephants, and was allowed to climb up on the back of the largest, and sit in the lap of the "Oriental Princess," while the elephant marched majestically around the ring.
While not confining myself to any special system of instruction, I have tried to add to her general information and intelligence, to enlarge her acquaintance with things around her, and to bring her into easy and natural relations with people.
It was of small dimensions, with a peaked cottage roof, and not much else to be seen, the dirt being raised five feet all around as if it were a compost heap.
Sometimes, in a summer morning, having taken my accustomed bath, I sat in my sunny doorway from sunrise till noon, rapt in a revery, amidst the pines and hickories and sumachs, in undisturbed solitude and stillness, while the birds sing around or flitted noiseless through the house, until by the sun falling in at my west window, or the noise of some traveller's wagon on the distant highway, I was reminded of the lapse of time.
I had withdrawn so far within the great ocean of solitude, into which the rivers of society empty, that for the most part, so far as my needs were concerned, only the finest sediment was deposited around me.
You may see from a boat, in calm weather, near the sandy eastern shore, where the water is eight or ten feet deep, and also in some other parts of the pond, some circular heaps half a dozen feet in diameter by a foot in height, consisting of small stones less than a hen's egg in size, where all around is bare sand.
The fluviatile trees next the shore are the slender eyelashes which fringe it, and the wooded hills and cliffs around are its overhanging brows.
In such transparent and seemingly bottomless water, reflecting the clouds, I seemed to be floating through the air as in a balloon, and their swimming impressed me as a kind of flight or hovering, as if they were a compact flock of birds passing just beneath my level on the right or left, their fins, like sails, set all around them.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
The large table covered with books and plans, the tall glass-fronted bookcases with keys in the locks, the high desk for writing while standing up, on which lay an open exercise book, and the lathe with tools laid ready to hand and shavings scattered around--all indicated continuous, varied, and orderly activity.
Though I tell myself that half my life and half my happiness are wrapped up in you, and that in spite of the distance separating us our hearts are united by indissoluble bonds, my heart rebels against fate and in spite of the pleasures and distractions around me I cannot overcome a certain secret sorrow that has been in my heart ever since we parted.
"Why, this is a palace!" she said to her husband, looking around with the expression with which people compliment their host at a ball.
She felt, as courtiers do when the Tsar enters, the sensation of fear and respect which the old man inspired in all around him.
His face expressed more satisfaction with himself and those around him, his smile and glance were brighter and more attractive.
The weather had cleared again since noon and the sun was descending brightly upon the Danube and the dark hills around it.
It seemed to Rostov that Bogdanich was only pretending not to notice him, and that his whole aim now was to test the cadet's courage, so he drew himself up and looked around him merrily; then it seemed to him that Bogdanich rode so near in order to show him his courage.