Deities ate for pleasure, not out of need.
She made the letters rapidly, and I gave her the cake, which she ate in a great hurry, thinking, I suppose, that I might take it from her.
Deep ruts and "cradle-holes" were worn in the ice, as on terra firma, by the passage of the sleds over the same track, and the horses invariably ate their oats out of cakes of ice hollowed out like buckets.
Nicholas ate and drank (chiefly the latter) in silence.
They ate in silence until he finally turned a concerned gaze on her.
Eureka stuck up her nose at such food, but the tiny piglets squealed delightedly at the sight of the crackers and ate them up in a jiffy.
Destiny woke and ate a few bites before going back to sleep.
He sat on the end of the bed and watched reflectively as she ate the ice cream.
"I'm assuming you already ate," Hannah said, nose crinkling.
She ate quickly, looking from his perfect body to her scarred forearms.
He ate anyway, surprised to find the chicken tender and juicy and the veggies still slightly crisp and well-seasoned.
Fred slipped out early to renew his social life while the Deans ate soup and sandwiches.
Looks like he ate his service revolver, but the jury's still out.
She placed a plate of food upon the floor and the kitten ate greedily.
And if he was invis'ble, and the bears invis'ble, who knows that they really ate him up?
They soon mixed a tub of oatmeal with a little water, and Jim ate it with much relish.
He ate his supper of buckwheat soup with horseflesh and chatted with his comrades.
Yully ate slowly, enjoying the stew enough to start a second bowl.
Yully ate quickly without touching her phone.
She ate, her attention soon captured by the sensations of the airy omelet and melted cheese in her mouth.
She ate another croissant.
Carmen ate with her left hand, unwilling to let lose of Alex for one second.
She ate fast and had second helpings.
In the vegetable gardens they found the strawberries and melons, and several other unknown but delicious fruits, of which they ate heartily.
"I'll bet it's because they ate that peach!" cried the kitten.
Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.
About noon they stopped to allow Jim to rest in the shade of a pretty orchard.
Mr. Finney and his wife Both sat down to sup; And they ate, and they ate, They ate the turnip up.
They were so tame that they sat on the shoulders of St. Francis and ate from his hand.
John Randolph ate in silence.
For instance, have you ever seen one of those people on TV who is turning one hundred and says he ate bacon every day of his life?
Inspired, perhaps, by Master Gobbler's success, we carried off to the woodpile a cake which the cook had just frosted, and ate every bit of it.
We lived on the piazza most of the time--there we worked, ate and played.
I rode on Carrie's tricicle and picked flowers and ate fruit and hopped and skipped and danced and went to ride.
We played games, and ate ice-cream and cake and fruit.
We even ate our breakfast out on the piazza.
I got up, washed my face and hands, combed my hair, picked three dew violets for Teacher and ate my breakfast.
Of the sources of his vocabulary he is, for the most part, as unaware as he is of the moment when he ate the food which makes a bit of his thumbnail.
At the ladies' end an even chatter of voices was heard all the time, at the men's end the voices sounded louder and louder, especially that of the colonel of hussars who, growing more and more flushed, ate and drank so much that the count held him up as a pattern to the other guests.
He ate nothing and had slept badly that night, those around him reported.
He walked less, ate less, slept less, and became weaker every day.
It was very bitter, but they wandered about the fields seeking it and dug it out with their sabers and ate it, though they were ordered not to do so, as it was a noxious plant.