He put an arm around her waist and kissed her cheek.
Turning the truck around, he headed back down the drive.
He thought that a wonderful light was shining around him.
Then the saint stopped speaking and looked around him.
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).
I guess we could say he hasn't been around much.
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.
It's the same old wolf that has been skulking around here all winter.
His fingers closed around her arm and he firmly pulled her back.
They are in little pockets all around the edge of this cavern.
On the other hand, if you take the forty richest countries, each person earns on average around $33,000.
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.
Alex gently turned her around and took her into his arms.
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.
Alex swung around, his eyes twinkling with humor and that cute dimple teasing his cheek.
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.
She turned around so he could unzip it - which he did without hesitation.
Economically, we understand the world around us in terms of scarcity.
No attempt is made by those around her either to preserve or to break her illusions.
Alex retrieved her from Felipa and shifted her so that she sat on his arm, one of her arms around his neck.
"No," Carmen agreed, slipping her arm around his and squeezing it.
Via books, ideas became mobile—or as we would say today, went viral—spreading to other villages and other countries and to multiple places around the world simultaneously.
We read about it in vivid detail, from around the year 900, in the writings of the Persian physician Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi.
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.
Many very handsome houses and large soft green lawns around them and trees and bright flowers and fountains.
It is almost no effort for me to row around the lake, no matter how heavy the load may be.
How far she could receive communications is hard to determine, but she knew much that was going on around her.
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.
Carmen swirled around, enjoying the feel of the skirt as she eyed her image in the mirror.
As he swung her around, he spoke into her ear.
Wrapping his arms around her, he sighed deeply.
Sitting her in her chair, she glanced around the table.
It was wandering around, getting close to Destiny.
The little man felt carefully in his pocket and pulled out the tiny piglets, setting them upon the grass one by one, where they ran around and nibbled the tender blades.
Then he tied a rope around his waist and said to his friends, Take hold of the other end, boys.
He groped around in the dim light, but could not find any way of escape.
Once again, war raged in Europe and around the world and left sixty million people dead.
Third: It is always the case that diseases are eliminated first in the healthy, well-developed, rich countries, then gradually around the world.
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.
I think most people around the world will seek personal excellence.
The world is developing a shared popular culture with elements drawn from around the globe.
Nations all around the world make their contributions.
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.
The weather had cleared again since noon and the sun was descending brightly upon the Danube and the dark hills around it.
Pierre glanced at the serious faces of those around, remembered all he had already gone through, and realized that he could not stop halfway.
Barclay was riding almost beside him, and a crowd of officers ran after and around them shouting, "Hurrah!"
Bennigsen loudly criticized this mistake, saying that it was madness to leave a height which commanded the country around unoccupied and to place troops below it.
And the birches with their light and shade, the curly clouds, the smoke of the campfires, and all that was around him changed and seemed terrible and menacing.
Around the cannon the men moved still more briskly and busily.
Around the tents, over more than five acres, bloodstained men in various garbs stood, sat, or lay.
Pierre stopped laughing, got up, went farther away from the inquisitive man, and looked around him.
She sat up, pulling the blanket around her nightgown and shivered.
She grabbed the coffee cup and took a sip as she stepped around him.
"What?" she asked, glancing around to see what she'd absentmindedly done this time.
Carmen glanced around the table, but everyone seemed to be more amused than disturbed... everyone but Señor Medena.
When they turned around, Alex was still on the horse.
Finally Alondra guided an Amethyst necklace around Carmen's neck.
For a moment her heart beat overtime and it looked as though she might fall, but Alex smoothly caught her and stepped around, covering her fumbling so well that no one appeared to notice.
She removed his Tux and shoes, rolling him around the bed in the process.
For the most part, the facial expressions of those sitting around the table were sympathetic, but Dulce looked as if she was ready to break into tears.
After breakfast, they all retired to the entry room and gathered around the tree to open presents.
Then, on Christmas morning when everyone is awake, we lounge around in our night clothes while we open presents.
Alex seemed to be more comfortable around Morino than he was around his father's family.
He closed the door and walked around to the other side.
She gripped his waist as he turned the horse around and headed back toward the hacienda.
She clamped her arms around his waist again.
Without warning, she dived at him, throwing her arms around his neck and pressing her body against his.
Dulce spun around and marched away from him.
She put a hand to her mouth and glanced around for something to be sick in.
When she re-entered the bedroom, he was propped up on a pillow, his eyes closed and the blankets tucked around his neck.
She had been lying around all day catching up on her sleep while Carmen worked on her bedroom.
Wet auburn curls were plastered around her pale face and the back of her neck.
It was much easier to sleep with his protective arm around her waist.
Felipa leaned around him to look at Carmen.
Wet auburn curls were plastered around her pale face and the back of her neck.
It was much easier to sleep with his protective arm around her waist.
The little girl stood still to watch until the train had disappeared around a curve; then she turned to see where she was.
Getting around in front, so that she could look inside, the girl saw a boy curled up on the seat, fast asleep.
Then he got into the buggy again and took the reins, and the horse at once backed away from the tree, turned slowly around, and began to trot down the sandy road which was just visible in the dim light.
Around it were arranged, like the five points of a star, the other five brilliant balls; one being rose colored, one violet, one yellow, one blue and one orange.
"I don't know," answered the boy, looking around him curiously.
He placed one upon the floor, so that it could run around, and pulled apart the other, making three piglets in all; and then one of these was pulled apart, making four piglets.
They saw a mass of tough green vines all matted together and writhing and twisting around like a nest of great snakes.
They all looked around, but the piglets had disappeared.
He had nearly finished this last task when a low growling was suddenly heard and the horse began to jump around and kick viciously with his heels.
The ground was sawdust and the pebbles scattered around were hard knots from trees, worn smooth in course of time.
The tops of their heads had no hair, but were carved into a variety of fantastic shapes, some having a row of points or balls around the top, others designs resembling flowers or vegetables, and still others having squares that looked like waffles cut criss-cross on their heads.
Before this crowned Gargoyle had recovered himself Zeb had wound a strap several times around its body, confining its wings and arms so that it could not move.
The wooden things wound their long arms around Zeb and the Wizard and held them fast.
They all looked around, but the kitten was no place to be seen.
This appeared so unexpectedly that they were unprepared to take advantage of it at first, and allowed the rocky wall to swing around again before they had decided to pass over.
So he sat down upon the floor of the cave, brought the piglets out one by one, and allowed them to run around as much as they pleased.
The boy looked around him with wondering eyes.
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.
Around Billina's neck was a string of beautiful pearls, and on her legs were bracelets of emeralds.
"Yes, I am," she answered, looking all around to see where the voice came from.
He looked eagerly around, but saw only a squirrel frisking among the trees and a rabbit hopping across the road.
Mary looked around and saw Samuel Miller asking his neighbor for a pencil, and Samuel was called.
Then, suddenly, an awkward half-grown boy who sat right in front of the master's desk turned squarely around and whispered to Tommy Jones, three desks away.
Find all the old men that live on the mountains or in the flat country around, and command them to appear before me one week from to-day.
The land around it was rugged, with only a few fields in the midst of a vast forest.
All around him were the cows of the abbey, some chewing their cuds, and others like their master quietly sleeping.
And in the middle was a rough table with benches around it instead of chairs.
He opened his eyes and looked around at the small, plain room and at the poor people standing near 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.
King Croesus was very intrigued by all these oracles around the world.
So he commissioned seven emissaries to go out to seven certain oracles around the world and on a predetermined day, let's say July 12, at a predetermined time, say 3:00 p.m.
You could start looking around for lines that connect things we didn't previously think were connected.
This system will look at all the restaurants across the country (even around the world) where you have dined frequently.
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.
At present, there are about one hundred new cases reported per month around the world, infecting about the same number of people as die from lightning strikes.
Around 430 BC, Athens, embroiled in the Second Peloponnesian War, endured three years of epidemics that wiped out a third of its inhabitants.
Louis Pasteur came along around this same time and proffered the germ theory of disease and a vaccine for rabies.
Low-cost business websites hosted around the world.
All around the world, scientists are racing to create hot fusion reactors.
One day, a tornado comes, lifts up your trailer with everyone in it, flies it around the world to the poorest nation on earth, and drops it in the middle of the village.
In the modern age of communication and cheap transportation, food can be moved around the planet relatively easily.
Around 1600, the Elizabethan Poor Law came into effect and lasted more than two centuries.
By around 1700, the workhouse movement was under way.
In the modern era, what we have seen around the world is a general increase in social services and the welfare state over time.
It is a shame that de Tocqueville's voluntary associations aren't more prominent around the world today—but in the future, they may be.
Exportable technology can function around the world.
Eleni is CEO of the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange, which works like this: Farmers in Ethiopia bring their crops to any of two hundred market centers around the country.
As people were dying in large numbers around them, officials did not think to save them.
But over time, as incomes around the world rise, people will migrate more and more to products associated with social practices that match their own ideals.
Around the world, more than a billion mobile devices that both take and send photographs are currently in use, spread even to the poorest parts of the globe.
Here is a fact to get your head around: In 1980, about seven million Americans had a passport.
British music is known and loved around the world, as is its comedy and royalty.
Their stories circulate around the web and their families make blog posts.
Nearly four hundred years after his death, Shakespeare's works are read and studied around the globe.
But first we must go further back, from Shakespeare at the end of the sixteenth century to Plato around 370 BC.
It also seemed perfectly reasonable to take the 1962 Nash Metropolitan for a spin around the block, even though it didn't have brakes either.
"Big Candle" is not still around and never was.
I think she would like to put her two soft arms around your neck and hug you.
When I walk out in my garden I cannot see the beautiful flowers but I know that they are all around me; for is not the air sweet with their fragrance?
Between these humps she had placed her doll, which she was giving a ride around the room.
One pleasant morning in the beautiful springtime, I thought I was sitting on the soft grass under my dear mother's window, looking very earnestly at the rose-bushes which were growing all around me.
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.
As soon as my strength returned, I began to take an interest in what the people around me were doing.
When I was a little older I felt the need of some means of communication with those around me, and I began to make simple signs which my parents and friends readily understood; but it often happened that I was unable to express my thoughts intelligibly, and at such times I would give way to my angry feelings utterly....
I have seen Penobscot Indians, in this town, living in tents of thin cotton cloth, while the snow was nearly a foot deep around them, and I thought that they would be glad to have it deeper to keep out the wind.
In her own words, they were "good boards overhead, good boards all around, and a good window"--of two whole squares originally, only the cat had passed out that way lately.
This frame, so slightly clad, was a sort of crystallization around me, and reacted on the builder.
Once it chanced that I stood in the very abutment of a rainbow's arch, which filled the lower stratum of the atmosphere, tinging the grass and leaves around, and dazzling me as if I looked through colored crystal.
The new ice had formed around and under the bubble, so that it was included between the two ices.
When the ponds were firmly frozen, they afforded not only new and shorter routes to many points, but new views from their surfaces of the familiar landscape around them.
One pleasant morning after a cold night, February 24th, 1850, having gone to Flint's Pond to spend the day, I noticed with surprise, that when I struck the ice with the head of my axe, it resounded like a gong for many rods around, or as if I had struck on a tight drum-head.
Early in May, the oaks, hickories, maples, and other trees, just putting out amidst the pine woods around the pond, imparted a brightness like sunshine to the landscape, especially in cloudy days, as if the sun were breaking through mists and shining faintly on the hillsides here and there.
Is it the source of the Nile, or the Niger, or the Mississippi, or a Northwest Passage around this continent, that we would find?
The shadows of poverty and meanness gather around us, "and lo! creation widens to our view."
Pierre paid no more attention to this occurrence than to the rest of what went on, having made up his mind once for all that what he saw happening around him that evening was in some way essential.
Around him everyone began to stir: steps were audible and whispers, among which Anna Mikhaylovna's was the most distinct.
Every face, from Denisov's to that of the bugler, showed one common expression of conflict, irritation, and excitement, around chin and mouth.
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.
Look sharp! several voices repeated around him.
Rostov saw nothing but the hussars running all around him, their spurs catching and their sabers clattering.
Soldiers scattered over the whole place were dragging logs and brushwood and were building shelters with merry chatter and laughter; around the fires sat others, dressed and undressed, drying their shirts and leg bands or mending boots or overcoats and crowding round the boilers and porridge cookers.
"There, you see!" and he drew attention to the bullets whistling, singing, and hissing continually around them.
But Dolokhov did not go away; he untied the handkerchief around his head, pulled it off, and showed the blood congealed on his hair.
Rostov looked at and listened listlessly to what passed before and around him.
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.
He ate nothing and had slept badly that night, those around him reported.
The column moved forward without knowing where and unable, from the masses around them, the smoke and the increasing fog, to see either the place they were leaving or that to which they were going.
However far he has walked, whatever strange, unknown, and dangerous places he reaches, just as a sailor is always surrounded by the same decks, masts, and rigging of his ship, so the soldier always has around him the same comrades, the same ranks, the same sergeant major Ivan Mitrich, the same company dog Jack, and the same commanders.
On the day of battle the soldiers excitedly try to get beyond the interests of their regiment, they listen intently, look about, and eagerly ask concerning what is going on around them.
The fog lay unbroken like a sea down below, but higher up at the village of Schlappanitz where Napoleon stood with his marshals around him, it was quite light.
Bolkonski only tried not to lose touch with it, and looked around bewildered and unable to grasp what was happening in front of him.
The sensation of those terrible whistling sounds and of the corpses around him merged in Rostov's mind into a single feeling of terror and pity for himself.
The remains of Langeron's and Dokhturov's mingled forces were crowding around the dams and banks of the ponds near the village of Augesd.
Bagration, on seeing the salver, glanced around in dismay, as though seeking help.
He seemed to see and hear nothing of what was going on around him and to be absorbed by some depressing and unsolved problem.
He had begun to think of the last station and was still pondering on the same question--one so important that he took no notice of what went on around him.
Everything within and around him seemed confused, senseless, and repellent.
Pierre took the bandage off his eyes and glanced around him.
He heard those around him disputing in whispers and one of them insisting that he should be led along a certain carpet.
I'd sleep a bit and then again go and kiss the relics, and there was such peace all around, such blessedness, that one don't want to come out, even into the light of heaven again.
Since he had begun to move in the highest circles Boris had made it his habit to watch attentively all that went on around him and to note it down.
He stopped and looked about him, brightening everything around by his glance.
But a fortnight after his departure, to the surprise of those around her, she recovered from her mental sickness just as suddenly and became her old self again, but with a change in her moral physiognomy, as a child gets up after a long illness with a changed expression of face.
That's it, come on! said he, panting and looking wrathfully around as if he were abusing someone, as if they were all his enemies and had insulted him, and only now had he at last succeeded in justifying himself.
Again checking his horses, Nicholas looked around him.
Around him thronged Moscow's most brilliant young men, whom he evidently dominated.
But the Emperor and Balashev passed out into the illuminated garden without noticing Arakcheev who, holding his sword and glancing wrathfully around, followed some twenty paces behind them.
Balashev looked around him, awaiting the arrival of an officer from the village.
It was this: the Emperor did not assume the title of commander-in-chief, but disposed of all the armies; the men around him were his assistants.
He entered the room, looking restlessly and angrily around, as if afraid of everything in that large apartment.
The bullets were whining and whistling so stimulatingly around him and his horse was so eager to go that he could not restrain himself.
He muttered unceasingly, his eyebrows and lips twitching, and it was impossible to tell whether he understood what was going on around him or not.
Having reached the knoll, Pierre sat down at one end of a trench surrounding the battery and gazed at what was going on around him with an unconsciously happy smile.
Belliard began talking loudly and eagerly to the generals of the suite around him.
On the faces of all who came from the field of battle, and of those who stood around him, Kutuzov noticed an expression of extreme tension.
Prince Andrew opened his eyes and for a long time could not make out what was going on around him.
Around him, eagerly listening to his talk, a crowd of wounded and stretcher-bearers was gathered.
"We kicked him out from there so that he chucked everything, we grabbed the King himself!" cried he, looking around him with eyes that glittered with fever.
But something had to be decided, and these conversations around him which were assuming too free a character must be stopped.
All that was done around her and to her at this time, all the attention devoted to her by so many clever men and expressed in such pleasant, refined ways, and the state of dove-like purity she was now in (she wore only white dresses and white ribbons all that time) gave her pleasure, but her pleasure did not cause her for a moment to forget her aim.
In the streets, around carts that were to take some of the wounded away, shouts, curses, and blows could be heard.
The count looked around him.
The countess put her arms around Sonya and began to cry.
But as soon as Pierre turned toward him he wrapped his dressing gown around him with a shamefaced and angry look and hurried away.
The bees circle round a queenless hive in the hot beams of the midday sun as gaily as around the living hives; from a distance it smells of honey like the others, and bees fly in and out in the same way.
While the troops, dividing into two parts when passing around the Kremlin, were thronging the Moskva and the Stone bridges, a great many soldiers, taking advantage of the stoppage and congestion, turned back from the bridges and slipped stealthily and silently past the church of Vasili the Beatified and under the Borovitski gate, back up the hill to the Red Square where some instinct told them they could easily take things not belonging to them.
It was around him that the people chiefly crowded, expecting answers from him to the questions that occupied all their minds.
The crowd halted, pressing around those who had heard what the superintendent had said, and looking at the departing trap.
Rostopchin, coming out there with quick angry steps, looked hastily around as if seeking someone.
Only when the victim ceased to struggle and his cries changed to a long- drawn, measured death rattle did the crowd around his prostrate, bleeding corpse begin rapidly to change places.
Around Murat gathered a group of those who had remained in Moscow.
All around the quarters occupied by the French were other regions still unexplored and unoccupied where, they thought, yet greater riches might be found.
"Well, does no one speak French in this establishment?" he asked again.
He heard nothing and saw nothing of what went on around him.
Though he heard and saw nothing around him he found his way by instinct and did not go wrong in the side streets that led to the Povarskoy.
But Pierre, though he felt that something unusual was happening around him, did not realize that he was approaching the fire.
In the middle of the street stood a French general saying something to those around him.
Shouts of approval were heard from the crowd around, and at the same moment a mounted patrol of French uhlans appeared from round the corner.
Pierre looked around him with bloodshot eyes and did not reply.
Prince Hippolyte himself glanced around with amused surprise.
General events involuntarily group themselves around some particular incident.
His faculties were quite numbed, he was stupefied, and noticing nothing around him went on moving his legs as the others did till they all stopped and he stopped too.
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.
Pierre, breathing heavily, looked around as if asking what it meant.
Pale, frightened people were doing something around the workman.
Around him in the darkness men were standing and evidently something about him interested them greatly.
And he opened his eyes again and stared vacantly into the darkness around him.
In spite of her one desire to see her brother as soon as possible, and her vexation that at the moment when all she wanted was to see him they should be trying to entertain her and pretending to admire her nephew, the princess noticed all that was going on around her and felt the necessity of submitting, for a time, to this new order of things which she had entered.
But she felt oppressed by the fact that the mood of everyone around her was so far from what was in her own heart.
Had the Cossacks pursued the French, without heeding what was behind and around them, they would have captured Murat and everything there.
Petya clenched his teeth and looked around, throwing back his head and flourishing his arms.
Having ridden up the road, on both sides of which French talk could be heard around the campfires, Dolokhov turned into the courtyard of the landowner's house.
Having ridden in, he dismounted and approached a big blazing campfire, around which sat several men talking noisily.
Someone was snoring under them, and around them stood saddled horses munching their oats.
Occasionally he glanced at the familiar crowd around him and then again at his feet.
All around lay the flesh of different animals--from men to horses--in various stages of decomposition; and as the wolves were kept off by the passing men the dog could eat all it wanted.
All around he heard his comrades sobbing with joy.
Then we are told of the greatness of soul of the marshals, especially of Ney--a greatness of soul consisting in this: that he made his way by night around through the forest and across the Dnieper and escaped to Orsha, abandoning standards, artillery, and nine tenths of his men.
Natasha! she shrieked, pushing those around her away.
Suddenly she sat up with unaccustomed swiftness, glanced vacantly around her, and seeing Natasha began to press her daughter's head with all her strength.
He looked attentively around at the circle of officers, recognizing several of them.
In the stillness around him his slowly uttered words were distinctly heard.
He looked around, and in the direct, respectful, wondering gaze fixed upon him he read sympathy with what he had said.
That peasant near Mozhaysk where the battle was said the men were all called up from ten villages around and they carted for twenty days and still didn't finish carting the dead away.
All his life he had looked over the heads of the men around him, when he should have merely looked in front of him without straining his eyes.
There is no step, no crime or petty fraud he commits, which in the mouths of those around him is not at once represented as a great deed.
If we consider a man alone, apart from his relation to everything around him, each action of his seems to us free.
My action seems to me free; but asking myself whether I could raise my arm in every direction, I see that I raised it in the direction in which there was least obstruction to that action either from things around me or from the construction of my own body.
She jerked her head up and stared at him, letting the nightgown fall loosely around her body.
As he turned the horse around, he eyed the men suspiciously.
Sliding her arms around his neck, she pressed against him.
The man, or boy, couldn't have been more than twenty, yet his steps were as sure as the hands that whirled her around the room.
With sure graceful movements, he danced her around the room.
Alex hesitantly put an arm around her waist, relaxing when she caressed his hand.
Carmen stood and put her arms around him.
Blindfolded, they knocked it around for a while until it broke, spilling candy all over the floor.
Carmen woke suddenly and glanced around the room, half expecting to find him there.
Felipa leaned around him to look at Carmen.
Crash after crash echoed far above their heads, as the earth came together where it had split, and stones and chunks of clay rattled around them on every side.
Then a little man jumped out of the basket, took off his tall hat, and bowed very gracefully to the crowd of Mangaboos around him.
The beautiful creature passed her hands over her eyes an instant, tucked in a stray lock of hair that had become disarranged, and after a look around the garden made those present a gracious bow and said, in a sweet but even toned voice:
"It doesn't look very homelike," said Dorothy, gazing around at the bare room.
"It wouldn't be so bad," remarked the Wizard, gazing around him, "if we were obliged to live here always.
These preparations had not consumed a great deal of time, but the sleeping Gargoyles were beginning to wake up and move around, and soon some of them would be hunting for their missing wings.
This rock was separate from the rest of the mountain and was in motion, turning slowly around and around as if upon a pivot.
The people for miles around were roused as though a fire were raging.
Then I will jump out and throw my arms around its neck and choke it to death.
One day King Solomon was sitting on his throne, and his great men were standing around him.
The rude soldiers of Antium overran all the country around Rome.
They were sitting around the fire and trying to keep themselves warm.
Soon the little stranger was clad in the warm clothes; the dry soft blanket was wrapped around him; and he was laid on the children's bed.
If my reasoning stopped there, you would probably start fishing around for the receipt for this book and read up on your bookseller's return policy.
This led to the creation of large libraries all around the world—and this was a problem.
We control the temperature of our surroundings, eat food from around the world, and own possessions no king could have imagined.
While inequalities still exist around the world for women, the tide of history is flowing inexorably in favor of women's rights.
Now we have an interlocked banking system that moves money around the world at light speed.
If there are children around, nothing pleases me so much as to frolic with them.
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.
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.
"Oui, madame," replied he, looking around him.
He lit it and, distracted by observing those around him, began crossing himself with the hand that held the taper.
The sick man was given something to drink, there was a stir around him, then the people resumed their places and the service continued.
Around the table all who were at Count Bezukhov's house that night had gathered to fortify themselves.
"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.
He could not stop what was going on before him and around him and was supposed to be directed by him and to depend on him, and from its lack of success this affair, for the first time, seemed to him unnecessary and horrible.
As soon as Nicholas entered in his hussar uniform, diffusing around him a fragrance of perfume and wine, and had uttered the words "better late than never" and heard them repeated several times by others, people clustered around him; all eyes turned on him, and he felt at once that he had entered into his proper position in the province--that of a universal favorite: a very pleasant position, and intoxicatingly so after his long privations.
He put an arm around her shoulders.
Near the top of a hill he saw a little shepherd boy who was lying on the ground while a flock of sheep and lambs were grazing around him.
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