One wicked witch named Mombi stole him and carried him away, keeping him as a prisoner.
"Take that stuff away!" he commanded.
Keep Destiny away from where I shot it.
Seconds literally ticked away on the old grandfather clock in the next room.
Finally she pushed away from his embrace.
Alex stood and turned away from him, staring out the window.
Matthew turned his face away, fussing.
Cupping a hand to her mouth, she turned away from him.
Carmen brushed them away and returned to her prayer.
She rolled over on her side away from him.
Not like I wanted to take him away from the man who had been a Dad to him.
Sonya did not pull it away, and left off crying.
Finally Alex kissed her neck and released her, stepping away as he spoke.
Then together they crept away to enter the low doorway of a neighboring dwelling.
If this was what defined a vacation away from home, she'd just as soon stay at home.
She pushed away from Alex, removing her hand from her mouth.
The words of the cold and moist vegetable Prince were not very comforting, and as he spoke them he turned away and left the enclosure.
"Oh, you cannot go away, of course; so you must be destroyed," was the answer.
They thought that pictures might take one's mind away from things that were better or more useful.
By the time Norman Borlaug passed away in 2009 at the age of ninety-five, he had become one of only six people to have won the Nobel Peace Prize, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the Congressional Gold Medal.
At last the men mounted, and, as they say in the old songs, away went the steeds with bridles ringing and whips cracking and hounds racing ahead, and away went the champion hunters "with hark and whoop and wild halloo!"
All life seemed to have ebbed away, and even when the sun shone the day was
"Shut up!" cried Dolokhov, pushing him away from the window.
She urged her mount a safe distance away, motioning for Jonathan to follow.
In the morning she opened her eyes to find Destiny's face only inches away from hers.
"I--I'm 'fraid he's--he's running away!" gasped Dorothy.
If this is not the case, people will not trade their labor for things that can easily or capriciously be taken away. 3.
He pulled away from her, propping up on an elbow as he studied her face.
Maybe getting away from Dulce had helped.
One of the chairs pushed back from the table, and this was so astonishing and mysterious that Dorothy was almost tempted to run away in fright.
The Gargoyles roughly pushed them into the opening, where there was a platform, and then flew away and left them.
Not only was Pierre's attempt to speak unsuccessful, but he was rudely interrupted, pushed aside, and people turned away from him as from a common enemy.
Reluctantly she pulled away, her pulse and respiration in a race.
Later, she lay in bed, tucked warmly under the covers as his boots clicked away from her on the hardwood floor - down the hall and into the den.
Without waiting for her to reply, he strode away, pausing only long enough to shrug into his denim jacket.
Christmas was only a few days away, and yet it didn't seem like Christmas.
It would be good to get home - away from all the finery and hostility.
His gaze wandered away in reflective thought.
In fact she had avoided - even pushed away those who might want to claim close friendship.
Rarely in history has a government wrested away a functioning, privately funded solution in favor of a government entitlement.
If you think "Western Medicine" is a business whose goal is to keep you sick to sell you medicines, you will tend to move away from genetically modified foods and favor organic.
The word "unalienable" (or "inalienable"—they are interchangeable) means, "unable to be taken away from or given away by the possessor."
The retired naval man was speaking very boldly, as was evident from the expression on the faces of the listeners and from the fact that some people Pierre knew as the meekest and quietest of men walked away disapprovingly or expressed disagreement with him.
While he was away Princess Mary, Dessalles, Mademoiselle Bourienne, and even little Nicholas exchanged looks in silence.
'Take me away,' says she, 'don't let me perish with my little children!
Alpatych, having sent his family away, was alone at Bald Hills and was sitting indoors reading the Lives of the Saints.
Then, vexed at his own weakness, he turned away and began to report on the position of affairs.
You must go away too, take away what you can and tell the serfs to go to the Ryazan estate or to the one near Moscow.
They set off in caravans, bought their freedom one by one or ran away, and drove or walked toward the "warm rivers."
I think maybe Alex married you to get away from his family.
Dulce regarded her reflectively for a moment longer and then walked away without saying another word.
His gaze shifted away from her.
His gaze traveled over her face expressionlessly as they danced away from the spot.
When Dulce stopped talking, he said something and turned, walking away from her.
He says it's only a few miles away and we'll be right back.
She moved away from him, toward the living room.
Carmen let loose of his waist, moving away from the unclean thought.
Dulce spun around and marched away from him.
As Dulce had pointed out, he was trying to get away from the family.
Then he turned away and rubbed the back of his neck in that way he did when he knew he was wrong but wasn't sure why.
She turned her face away from him.
Alex was away on a call when she discovered Princess in labor.
She gently broke the embrace and stepped away, smiling up at him in an inviting way.
He released her without objection and she walked away to get Destiny.
As she walked away from him, she let her hips swing slightly.
His gaze drifted away as he considered the idea.
Maybe she couldn't make the ugly beast go away completely, but she had learned to control it.
He frowned, his gaze slipping away in contemplation.
He walked away with his clipboard in hand, barking some orders at another officer.
After supper Lisa helped put away the leftovers and wash dishes.
The conductor helped her off the car and then the engineer started his train again, so that it puffed and groaned and moved slowly away up the track.
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.
We've been away for a long time, you know, and so we're anxious to get home again.
"Yes; but it's lots of fun, if it IS strange," remarked the small voice of the kitten, and Dorothy turned to find her pet walking in the air a foot or so away from the edge of the roof.
It was all they could do, for to go away and leave that strange sight was impossible; nor could they hurry its fall in any way.
"How can we go away?" asked Dorothy.
We were lucky to get away from those dreadful vegetable people.
"Very well, I won't touch it," decided the kitten; "but you must keep it away from me, for the smell is very tempting."
But the noise and clatter seemed as dreadful to them as Jim's heels, for all who were able swiftly turned and flew away to a great distance.
"What made them fly away?" asked Dorothy.
As they had no wings the strangers could not fly away, and if they jumped down from such a height they would surely be killed.
That meant that their world--the real world--was not very far away, and that the succession of perilous adventures they had encountered had at last brought them near the earth's surface, which meant home to them.
When a young man I ran away from home and joined a circus.
One day my balloon ran away with me and brought me across the deserts to this beautiful country.
They applauded all his tricks and at the end of the performance begged him earnestly not to go away again and leave them.
The green maiden hastened away, but presently returned and said:
When Ozma went away she closed the door and left her pet on the table.
"But Uncle Henry and Aunt Em need me to help them," she added, "so I can't ever be very long away from the farm in Kansas."
Why the boys should drive away, Little maidens from their play, Or love to banter and fight so well, That's the thing I never could tell.
He sends soldiers among us to take away our liberty.
Far away, at the other side of the field, King Richard saw his men falling back.
You can't make me believe that, said the robber; and he hurried away to rob one of the rich merchants.
The frightened fox scampered away as fast as it could; and Aristomenes followed, clinging to its tail.
The city was far away, and the slaves must walk the whole distance.
And they scampered away to their holes.
As he was starting away, the friendly innkeeper said, "Which way will you travel, Mr. Randolph?"
For this reason many people were glad when he ran away from home and went to sea.
The ship sailed away and was soon lost to sight.
So, when he was eighteen years old, he ran away from his pleasant home and went to sea.
Then the merchant told him how the eagle had flown away with his money.
He was afraid and has slipped away from us.
They told him that there were beautiful things at home--why go away to see other things less beautiful?
Both of these are hugely important parts of life, and I know of no one who would trade them away for a pill they swallow in the morning that gives them all their nutrition for the day.
You can install Boinc software on your computer, choose a project you want your computer to work on when you are away from it, and maybe do your bit to change the world.
You cannot give away your right to live.
Now, in most places you can smoke in your car, in your home, and in remote places away from civilized people.
Friedman goes on to point out that almost anywhere in the world today, it would be impossible to get away with this fraud.
O'Neill observed that scrutiny of government had become so intense that officials never could have gotten away with that—and he was writing in the late 1980s.
In O'Neill's day, getting a copy of the federal budget meant writing away and buying a hefty paper copy.
Though the world foreseen in this book may seem far away to you, I believe it will be achieved—and once achieved, that it will grow in stability over time.
One big gobbler snatched a tomato from me one day and ran away with it.
The "once upon a time" was now; the "far-away country" was here.
But the angel of forgetfulness has gathered up and carried away much of the misery and all the bitterness of those sad days.
His going away left a vacancy in our lives that has never been filled.
The unusual language and repetition made the story seem unreal.
We heard of the cruel, unnecessary fighting in the far-away Pacific, and learned of the struggles going on between capital and labour.
These things would pass away; here were lakes and woods and broad daisy-starred fields and sweet-breathed meadows, and they shall endure forever.
The children who crowd these grimy alleys, half-clad and underfed, shrink away from your outstretched hand as if from a blow.
Mr. Jefferson's, beautiful, pathetic representation quite carried me away with delight.
My spirit could not reach up to his, but he gave me a real sense of joy in life, and I never left him without carrying away a fine thought that grew in beauty and depth of meaning as I grew.
Twenty-five days later, while she was on a short visit away from home, she wrote to her mother.
The king was very angry with the people and they were sorry and they said, we will go away to a strange country to live and leave very dear home and friends and naughty king.
So they said, We must go to a new country far away and build schools and houses and churches and make new cities.
The stars are so far away that people cannot tell much about them, without very excellent instruments.
During the summer Miss Sullivan was away from Helen for three months and a half, the first separation of teacher and pupil.
Her little brown mate has flown away with the other birds; but Annie is not sad, for she likes to stay with me.
Her throat was very sore and the doctor thought she would have to go away to the hospital, but she is better now.
I shall always keep them, and it will make me very happy to think that you found them, on that far away island, from which Columbus sailed to discover our dear country.
It makes me very happy to know that I have kind and loving friends in the far-away State of Maine.
It is very beautiful to think that people far away in England feel sorry for a little helpless child in America.
But I must put away these idle fancies until we meet again.
We received the Silent Worker which you sent, and I wrote right away to the editor to tell him that it was a mistake.
You will think I'm pining away for my beloved Wrentham, which is true in one sense and not in another.
My friend said, she would sometime show me the copies of the marbles brought away by Lord Elgin from the Parthenon.
We clapped our hands and shouted;--went away beaming with pleasure, and Teacher and I felt more light of heart than we had for sometime.
Katie played with Miss Rhoades's rings and took them away, saying with a merry laugh, "You shall not have them again!"
She returned in a few minutes and helped me put away my things.
She had not finished the cake she was eating, and I took it away, indicating that if she brought the doll I would give her back the cake.
After a long time Mrs. Keller said that she would think the matter over and see what Captain Keller thought of sending Helen away with me.
I took her plate away and started to take her out of the room.
I sent Helen away and sat down to think.
Finally Belle got up, shook herself, and was about to walk away, when Helen caught her by the neck and forced her to lie down again.
In the meantime Mildred had got the letter and crept away with it.
When it was time for the church service to begin, she was in such a state of excitement that I thought it best to take her away; but Captain Keller said, "No, she will be all right."
When the wine was passed to our neighbour, he was obliged to stand up to prevent her taking it away from him.
When she referred to our conversation again, it was to ask, "Why did not Jesus go away, so that His enemies could not find Him?"
I believe every child has hidden away somewhere in his being noble capacities which may be quickened and developed if we go about it in the right way; but we shall never properly develop the higher natures of our little ones while we continue to fill their minds with the so-called rudiments.
She gave me a kiss and then ran away, because she was a shy little girl.
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.
Their pleasure charmed away King Frost's anger, and he, too, began to admire the painted trees, and at last he said to himself, My treasures are not wasted if they make little children happy.
Miss Sullivan had put out the light and gone away, thinking I was sound asleep.
The low shrub oak plateau to which the opposite shore arose stretched away toward the prairies of the West and the steppes of Tartary, affording ample room for all the roving families of men.
Our life is frittered away by detail.
Its thin current slides away, but eternity remains.
I could always tell if visitors had called in my absence, either by the bended twigs or grass, or the print of their shoes, and generally of what sex or age or quality they were by some slight trace left, as a flower dropped, or a bunch of grass plucked and thrown away, even as far off as the railroad, half a mile distant, or by the lingering odor of a cigar or pipe.
He cut his trees level and close to the ground, that the sprouts which came up afterward might be more vigorous and a sled might slide over the stumps; and instead of leaving a whole tree to support his corded wood, he would pare it away to a slender stake or splinter which you could break off with your hand at last.
And when the sound died quite away, and the hum had ceased, and the most favorable breezes told no tale, I knew that they had got the last drone of them all safely into the Middlesex hive, and that now their minds were bent on the honey with which it was smeared.
I was never cast away nor distressed in any weather, though I encountered some severe storms.
Successive nations perchance have drank at, admired, and fathomed it, and passed away, and still its water is green and pellucid as ever.
They gently did away with the street, and the village, and the state in which he lived.
At length, in the war of 1812, her dwelling was set on fire by English soldiers, prisoners on parole, when she was away, and her cat and dog and hens were all burned up together.
Whichever side you walk in the woods the partridge bursts away on whirring wings, jarring the snow from the dry leaves and twigs on high, which comes sifting down in the sunbeams like golden dust, for this brave bird is not to be scared by winter.
They tell me that if the fox would remain in the bosom of the frozen earth he would be safe, or if he would run in a straight line away no foxhound could overtake him; but, having left his pursuers far behind, he stops to rest and listen till they come up, and when he runs he circles round to his old haunts, where the hunters await him.
It is hardly as if you had seen a wild creature when a rabbit or a partridge bursts away, only a natural one, as much to be expected as rustling leaves.
The opening of large tracts by the ice-cutters commonly causes a pond to break up earlier; for the water, agitated by the wind, even in cold weather, wears away the surrounding ice.
This pond has no stream passing through it to melt or wear away the ice.
Only the defeated and deserters go to the wars, cowards that run away and enlist.
He had made a new system in making a staff, a world with full and fair proportions; in which, though the old cities and dynasties had passed away, fairer and more glorious ones had taken their places.
I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
I quarrel not with far-off foes, but with those who, near at home, co-operate with, and do the bidding of those far away, and without whom the latter would be harmless.
Pushing away the footmen he tugged at the frame, but could not move it.
"Why do you say this young man is so rich?" asked the countess, turning away from the girls, who at once assumed an air of inattention.
"Now then, go away and take your monstrosity with you," said the mother, pushing away her daughter with pretended sternness, and turning to the visitor she added: "She is my youngest girl."
"Adieu, ma bonne," answered Prince Vasili turning away from her.
She took a pair of pear-shaped ruby earrings from her huge reticule and, having given them to the rosy Natasha, who beamed with the pleasure of her saint's-day fete, turned away at once and addressed herself to Pierre.
She turned away and gave her hand to the count, who could hardly keep from laughing.
"Nicholas is going away in a week's time, his... papers... have come... he told me himself... but still I should not cry," and she showed a paper she held in her hand--with the verses Nicholas had written, "still, I should not cry, but you can't... no one can understand... what a soul he has!"
Sonya, shaking off some down which clung to her and tucking away the verses in the bosom of her dress close to her bony little chest, ran after Natasha down the passage into the sitting room with flushed face and light, joyous steps.
"Tonight, not later," said he in a low voice, and he moved away with a decorous smile of self-satisfaction at being able clearly to understand and state the patient's condition.
"And then of course my family has also to be considered," Prince Vasili went on, testily pushing away a little table without looking at her.
"But really, hadn't I better go away?" he asked, looking kindly at her over his spectacles.
Anna Mikhaylovna with just the same movement raised her shoulders and eyes, almost closing the latter, sighed, and moved away from the doctor to Pierre.
"The third, I said the third!" cried the prince abruptly, pushing the letter away, and leaning his elbows on the table he drew toward him the exercise book containing geometrical figures.
"Well now, isn't she a fool!" shouted the prince, pushing the book aside and turning sharply away; but rising immediately, he paced up and down, lightly touched his daughter's hair and sat down again.
"She flatters me," thought the princess, turning away and continuing to read.
The two women let go of one another, and then, as if afraid of being too late, seized each other's hands, kissing them and pulling them away, and again began kissing each other on the face, and then to Prince Andrew's surprise both began to cry and kissed again.
He asked about mutual acquaintances, and she became still more animated and chattered away giving him greetings from various people and retelling the town gossip.
As she became animated the prince looked at her more and more sternly, and suddenly, as if he had studied her sufficiently and had formed a definite idea of her, he turned away and addressed Michael Ivanovich.
And he jerked away his plate, which Tikhon briskly caught.
He said nothing to her but looked at her forehead and hair, without looking at her eyes, with such contempt that the Frenchwoman blushed and went away without a word.
"I also wanted to ask you," continued Prince Andrew, "if I'm killed and if I have a son, do not let him be taken away from you--as I said yesterday... let him grow up with you....
"We all have our weaknesses," said Kutuzov smiling and walking away from him.
He turned away and went to the carriage.
The general with the bandaged head bent forward as though running away from some danger, and, making long, quick strides with his thin legs, went up to Kutuzov.
The general frowned, turned away, and went on.
Nesvitski with a laugh threw his arms round Prince Andrew, but Bolkonski, turning still paler, pushed him away with an angry look and turned to Zherkov.
The lieutenant explained how to rivet the hoof and went away to his own quarters.
But Rostov pulled away his arm and, with as much anger as though Denisov were his worst enemy, firmly fixed his eyes directly on his face.
The headquarters were situated two miles away from Salzeneck, and Rostov, without returning home, took a horse and rode there.
And the staff captain rose and turned away from Rostov.
The turrets of a convent stood out beyond a wild virgin pine forest, and far away on the other side of the Enns the enemy's horse patrols could be discerned.
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.
Nesvitski looked round and saw, some fifteen paces away but separated by the living mass of moving infantry, Vaska Denisov, red and shaggy, with his cap on the back of his black head and a cloak hanging jauntily over his shoulder.
Nicholas Rostov turned away and, as if searching for something, gazed into the distance, at the waters of the Danube, at the sky, and at the sun.
Hacking away at the dogs!
Then he began to imagine that the Russians were running away and that he himself was killed, but he quickly roused himself with a feeling of joy, as if learning afresh that this was not so but that on the contrary the French had run away.
"Away from the smell of powder, they probably think it easy to gain victories!" he thought.
When Prince Andrew reached the room prepared for him and lay down in a clean shirt on the feather bed with its warmed and fragrant pillows, he felt that the battle of which he had brought tidings was far, far away from him.
The soldiers lifted the canteen lids to their lips with reverential faces, emptied them, rolling the vodka in their mouths, and walked away from the sergeant major with brightened expressions, licking their lips and wiping them on the sleeves of their greatcoats.
A young officer with a bewildered and pained expression on his face stepped away from the man and looked round inquiringly at the adjutant as he rode by.
Prince Bagration screwed up his eyes, looked round, and, seeing the cause of the confusion, turned away with indifference, as if to say, "Is it worth while noticing trifles?"
The officer of the suite ventured to remark to the prince that if these battalions went away, the guns would remain without support.
"Please, your excellency, for God's sake!" he kept saying, glancing for support at an officer of the suite who turned away from him.
But Dolokhov did not go away; he untied the handkerchief around his head, pulled it off, and showed the blood congealed on his hair.
The horses were replaced by others from a reserve gun carriage, the wounded were carried away, and the four guns were turned against the ten-gun battery.
Only when a man was killed or wounded did he frown and turn away from the sight, shouting angrily at the men who, as is always the case, hesitated about lifting the injured or dead.
"It was the officer, your honor, stained it," answered the artilleryman, wiping away the blood with his coat sleeve, as if apologizing for the state of his gun.
An infantryman came to the fire, squatted on his heels, held his hands to the blaze, and turned away his face.
Thanks for the fire--we'll return it with interest, said he, carrying away into the darkness a glowing stick.
Tushin rose and, buttoning his greatcoat and pulling it straight, walked away from the fire.
He tried to get away from them, but they would not for an instant let his shoulder move a hair's breadth.
It is high time for you to get away from these terrible recollections.
Some, as if unwilling to distract her from an important occupation, came up to her for a moment and made haste to go away, refusing to let her see them off.
"If he starts a row I'll go away," said Prince Anatole.
It's not as at Annette's * receptions where you always ran away; you remember cette chere Annette!
"And didn't Hippolyte tell you?" asked Prince Vasili, turning to his son and seizing the little princess' arm as if she would have run away and he had just managed to catch her, "didn't he tell you how he himself was pining for the dear princess, and how she showed him the door?
She drove them away and tried to conceal them.
He would carry her away and then sa pauvre mere would appear and he would marry her.
She raised her eyes, and two steps away saw Anatole embracing the Frenchwoman and whispering something to her.
You who are so pure can never understand being so carried away by passion.
When she heard this Sonya blushed so that tears came into her eyes and, unable to bear the looks turned upon her, ran away into the dancing hall, whirled round it at full speed with her dress puffed out like a balloon, and, flushed and smiling, plumped down on the floor.
How strange, how extraordinary, how joyful it seemed, that her son, the scarcely perceptible motion of whose tiny limbs she had felt twenty years ago within her, that son about whom she used to have quarrels with the too indulgent count, that son who had first learned to say "pear" and then "granny," that this son should now be away in a foreign land amid strange surroundings, a manly warrior doing some kind of man's work of his own, without help or guidance.
"Why have you thrown that away?" asked Boris.
Farther and farther he rode away, stopping at other regiments, till at last only his white plumes were visible to Rostov from amid the suites that surrounded the Emperors.
He turned away and waited impatiently for Prince Andrew's return from the commander-in- chief's room.
Prince Andrew did neither: a look of animosity appeared on his face and the other turned away and went down the side of the corridor.
Rostov saw tears filling the Emperor's eyes and heard him, as he was riding away, say to Czartoryski: What a terrible thing war is: what a terrible thing!
"I will do so," said Prince Andrew, moving away from the map.
He remained stubbornly silent, gazing at Weyrother's face, and only turned away his eyes when the Austrian chief of staff finished reading.
The officers were hurriedly drinking tea and breakfasting, the soldiers, munching biscuit and beating a tattoo with their feet to warm themselves, gathering round the fires throwing into the flames the remains of sheds, chairs, tables, wheels, tubs, and everything that they did not want or could not carry away with them.
Whether all the enemy forces were, as we supposed, six miles away, or whether they were near by in that sea of mist, no one knew till after eight o'clock.
From information he had received the evening before, from the sound of wheels and footsteps heard by the outposts during the night, by the disorderly movement of the Russian columns, and from all indications, he saw clearly that the allies believed him to be far away in front of them, and that the columns moving near Pratzen constituted the center of the Russian army, and that that center was already sufficiently weakened to be successfully attacked.
The enemy is still far away, your excellency.
The French were supposed to be a mile and a half away, but had suddenly and unexpectedly appeared just in front of us.
Nesvitski with an angry face, red and unlike himself, was shouting to Kutuzov that if he did not ride away at once he would certainly be taken prisoner.
Having by a great effort got away to the left from that flood of men, Kutuzov, with his suite diminished by more than half, rode toward a sound of artillery fire near by.
Why doesn't the red-haired gunner run away as he is unarmed?
He will not get away before the Frenchman remembers his bayonet and stabs him....
Better die a thousand times than risk receiving an unkind look or bad opinion from him, Rostov decided; and sorrowfully and with a heart full despair he rode away, continually looking back at the Tsar, who still remained in the same attitude of indecision.
The Emperor without waiting for an answer turned away and said to one of the officers as he went: Have these gentlemen attended to and taken to my bivouac; let my doctor, Larrey, examine their wounds.
"All well?" asked Rostov, drawing away his arm.
Natasha, after she had pulled him down toward her and covered his face with kisses, holding him tight by the skirt of his coat, sprang away and pranced up and down in one place like a goat and shrieked piercingly.
Sonya ran away, but Natasha, taking her brother's arm, led him into the sitting room, where they began talking.
"Why did Sonya run away?" asked Rostov.
During Rostov's short stay in Moscow, before rejoining the army, he did not draw closer to Sonya, but rather drifted away from her.
All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!
When the voices subsided, the footmen cleared away the broken glass and everybody sat down again, smiling at the noise they had made and exchanging remarks.
Can't I go away from here, run away, bury myself somewhere? passed through his mind.
Rostov and Denisov drove away with the wounded Dolokhov.
He resolved to go away next day and leave a letter informing her of his intention to part from her forever.
Kutuzov writes... and he screamed as piercingly as if he wished to drive the princess away by that scream...
"Father," she said, "do not turn away from me, let us weep together."
Blackguards! shrieked the old man, turning his face away from her.
"Mary," she said, moving away from the embroidery frame and lying back, "give me your hand."
"Nothing... only I feel sad... sad about Andrew," she said, wiping away her tears on her sister-in-law's knee.
He spent the greater part of his time away from home, at dinners, parties, and balls.
Nicholas turned away from her.
Pierre looked at him and had not time to turn away when the old man, opening his eyes, fixed his steady and severe gaze straight on Pierre's face.
"Can he really be going away leaving me alone without having told me all, and without promising to help me?" thought Pierre, rising with downcast head; and he began to pace the room, glancing occasionally at the Mason.
"Yes, that must be so," thought Pierre, when after these words the Rhetor went away, leaving him to solitary meditation.
A week later, Pierre, having taken leave of his new friends, the Masons, and leaving large sums of money with them for alms, went away to his estates.
Prince Andrew was the first to move away, ruffling his hair against the muslin of the curtain.
He orders these pilgrims to be driven away, but she receives them.
His health was better in the winter, but last spring his wound reopened and the doctor said he ought to go away for a cure.
He has not a character like us women who, when we suffer, can weep away our sorrows.
They were half clad, hungry, too weak to get away on foot and had no means of obtaining a conveyance.
"Very well, very well!" muttered the officer, threateningly, and turning his horse he trotted away, jolting in his saddle.
But Rostov bowed himself away from the doctor and asked the assistant to show him the way.
He shall be taken away--taken away at once, said the assistant hurriedly.
No, I only wonder how you managed to get away from your regiment.
Rostov felt so ill at ease and uncomfortable with Boris that, when the latter looked in after supper, he pretended to be asleep, and early next morning went away, avoiding Boris.
On hearing this indifferent voice, Rostov grew frightened at what he was doing; the thought of meeting the Emperor at any moment was so fascinating and consequently so alarming that he was ready to run away, but the official who had questioned him opened the door, and Rostov entered.
Then he would turn away to the portrait of his dead Lise, who with hair curled a la grecque looked tenderly and gaily at him out of the gilt frame.
I recollected myself and drove away that thought only when I found myself glowing with anger, but I did not sufficiently repent.
And looking at those drawings I dreamed I felt that I was doing wrong, but could not tear myself away from them.
Carriages kept driving away and fresh ones arriving, with red-liveried footmen and footmen in plumed hats.
There's one talking to him and he has turned away, she said, pointing at him.
He tried equally to avoid thinking about his wife, and about Natasha and Prince Andrew; and again everything seemed to him insignificant in comparison with eternity; again the question: for what? presented itself; and he forced himself to work day and night at masonic labors, hoping to drive away the evil spirit that threatened him.
She listened joyfully (as though she had not expected it) to the charm of the notes reverberating, filling the whole empty ballroom, and slowly dying away; and all at once she felt cheerful.
A footman wanted to come in to clear away something in the room but she would not let him, and having closed the door behind him continued her walk.
Sometimes the others would get up and go away and the couple, left alone, still remained silent.
I cannot take him away from his grandfather, and besides...
Religion alone can explain to us what without its help man cannot comprehend: why, for what cause, kind and noble beings able to find happiness in life--not merely harming no one but necessary to the happiness of others--are called away to God, while cruel, useless, harmful persons, or such as are a burden to themselves and to others, are left living.
Often, listening to the pilgrims' tales, she was so stimulated by their simple speech, mechanical to them but to her so full of deep meaning, that several times she was on the point of abandoning everything and running away from home.
Reading these letters, Nicholas felt a dread of their wanting to take him away from surroundings in which, protected from all the entanglements of life, he was living so calmly and quietly.
Mitenka flew headlong down the six steps and ran away into the shrubbery.
If you scare away the beast, Daniel'll give it you!
After listening a few moments in silence, the count and his attendant convinced themselves that the hounds had separated into two packs: the sound of the larger pack, eagerly giving tongue, began to die away in the distance, the other pack rushed by the wood past the count, and it was with this that Daniel's voice was heard calling ulyulyu.
Now they drew close to the fox which began to dodge between the field in sharper and sharper curves, trailing its brush, when suddenly a strange white borzoi dashed in followed by a black one, and everything was in confusion; the borzois formed a star-shaped figure, scarcely swaying their bodies and with tails turned away from the center of the group.
To expiate his huntsman's offense, Ilagin pressed the Rostovs to come to an upland of his about a mile away which he usually kept for himself and which, he said, swarmed with hares.
The huntsman stood halfway up the knoll holding up his whip and the gentlefolk rode up to him at a footpace; the hounds that were far off on the horizon turned away from the hare, and the whips, but not the gentlefolk, also moved away.
"Once she had missed it and turned it away, any mongrel could take it," Ilagin was saying at the same time, breathless from his gallop and his excitement.
"No, you have not understood me, don't let us talk about it," she replied, wiping away her tears.
Tell them to take it away, replied Natasha.
Nikita and Vanya--clear away the tables!
She was only a couple of paces away when she saw him, and to her too he was not the Nicholas she had known and always slightly feared.
She began blinking rapidly and moved away from the looking glasses.
"Of course she will!" whispered Natasha, but did not finish... suddenly Sonya pushed away the glass she was holding and covered her eyes with her hand.
Pierre felt that she was right, and to avoid compromising her went away to Moscow.
Then there is only one thing left--to go away, but where could I go?
He ran away from her and she came galloping after him.
When the count returned, Natasha was impolitely pleased and hastened to get away: at that moment she hated the stiff, elderly princess, who could place her in such an embarrassing position and had spent half an hour with her without once mentioning Prince Andrew.
I can't bear this waiting and I shall cry in a minute! and she turned away from the glass, making an effort not to cry.
He was in the Caucasus and ran away from there.
They did not drag her away at once, but sang with her for a long time and then at last dragged her off, and behind the scenes something metallic was struck three times and everyone knelt down and sang a prayer.
But suddenly a storm came on, chromatic scales and diminished sevenths were heard in the orchestra, everyone ran off, again dragging one of their number away, and the curtain dropped.
When she turned away she feared he might seize her from behind by her bare arm and kiss her on the neck.
She did not know what to say and turned away as if she had not heard his remark.
But as soon as she had turned away she felt that he was there, behind, so close behind her.
My husband is away in Tver or I would send him to fetch you.
The count decided not to sit down to cards or let his girls out of his sight and to get away as soon as Mademoiselle George's performance was over.
She only felt herself again completely borne away into this strange senseless world--so remote from her old world--a world in which it was impossible to know what was good or bad, reasonable or senseless.
The Rostovs went away without staying for supper.
He would steal her away and carry her off to the ends of the earth.
Sonya wiped away her tears and went up to Natasha, again scanning her face.
"She will run away with him!" thought Sonya.
When Gabriel came to inform her that the men who had come had run away again, she rose frowning, and clasping her hands behind her paced through the rooms a long time considering what she should do.
He was in very good spirits; the affair with the purchaser was going on satisfactorily, and there was nothing to keep him any longer in Moscow, away from the countess whom he missed.
That Prince Andrew's deeply loved affianced wife--the same Natasha Rostova who used to be so charming--should give up Bolkonski for that fool Anatole who was already secretly married (as Pierre knew), and should be so in love with him as to agree to run away with him, was something Pierre could not conceive and could not imagine.
Pierre did not stay for dinner, but left the room and went away at once.
To us, their descendants, who are not historians and are not carried away by the process of research and can therefore regard the event with unclouded common sense, an incalculable number of causes present themselves.
They tried to make their way forward to the opposite bank and, though there was a ford one third of a mile away, were proud that they were swimming and drowning in this river under the eyes of the man who sat on the log and was not even looking at what they were doing.
The colonel said that the commander of the division was a mile and a quarter away and would receive Balashev and conduct him to his destination.
He dismounted, took Balashev's arm, and moving a few steps away from his suite, which waited respectfully, began to pace up and down with him, trying to speak significantly.
"And let him know that I will do so!" said Napoleon, rising and pushing his cup away with his hand.
Prince Andrew turned away and began pacing the room.
The first to speak was General Armfeldt who, to meet the difficulty that presented itself, unexpectedly proposed a perfectly new position away from the Petersburg and Moscow roads.
Pfuel only snorted contemptuously and turned away, to show that he would never demean himself by replying to such nonsense as he was now hearing.
Though he concealed the fact under a show of irritation and contempt, he was evidently in despair that the sole remaining chance of verifying his theory by a huge experiment and proving its soundness to the whole world was slipping away from him.
Then came an order to retreat to Sventsyani and destroy any provisions they could not carry away with them.
About two hundred yards away there's a tavern where ours have already gathered.
Rostov saw the prisoners being led away and galloped after them to have a look at his Frenchman with the dimple on his chin.
She kept away from everyone in the house and felt at ease only with her brother Petya.
All the Moscow notabilities, all the Rostovs' acquaintances, were at the Razumovskis' chapel, for, as if expecting something to happen, many wealthy families who usually left town for their country estates had not gone away that summer.
Tears suddenly rose in her eyes, she turned away, lifted her music before her eyes, began singing again, and again began walking up and down the room.
Dear one! she kept repeating, wiping away her tears with her fingers.
Petya pushed her hand away with his knee, seized a biscuit, and as if fearing to be too late, again shouted "Hurrah!" with a voice already hoarse.
"With our business, how can we get away?" said Ferapontov.
Get away, get away! and then, turning to the soldiers, shouted:
Some of the soldiers were frightened and ran away, others went on filling their bags.
So tell them that I shall await a reply till the tenth, and if by the tenth I don't receive news that they have all got away I shall have to throw up everything and come myself to Bald Hills.
As soon as he said this both Prince Vasili and Anna Pavlovna turned away from him and glanced sadly at one another with a sigh at his naivete.
She refused to go away and her father's fury broke over her in a terrible storm.
Trying to convict her, he told her she had worn him out, had caused his quarrel with his son, had harbored nasty suspicions of him, making it the object of her life to poison his existence, and he drove her from his study telling her that if she did not go away it was all the same to him.
The fact that he did not, as she had feared, order her to be carried away by force but only told her not to let him see her cheered Princess Mary.
But she drove these thoughts away with disgust.
His sobs ceased, he pointed to his eyes, and Tikhon, understanding him, wiped away the tears.
On the evening of the day the old prince died the Marshal went away, promising to return next day for the funeral.
Dron replied that the horses of these peasants were away carting.
His excellency Prince Andrew himself gave me orders to move all the people away and not leave them with the enemy, and there is an order from the Tsar about it too.
Has he spoken to you of going away? she asked.
He hopes we should be in time to get away tomorrow, but I think it would now be better to stay here, said Mademoiselle Bourienne.
Why shouldn't you go away, your excellency?
I want to go away tonight or early tomorrow morning.
Only, for God's sake, Princess dear, have them sent away and don't go out to them.
It's all a trick," said Dunyasha, "and when Yakov Alpatych returns let us get away... and please don't..."
I never ordered them to go away, said Princess Mary.
"If you order it they will go away," said he.
Go away yourself, alone... came from various sides of the crowd.
At the moment when Rostov and Ilyin were galloping along the road, Princess Mary, despite the dissuasions of Alpatych, her nurse, and the maids, had given orders to harness and intended to start, but when the cavalrymen were espied they were taken for Frenchmen, the coachman ran away, and the women in the house began to wail.
She turned away, and then, as if fearing he might take her words as meant to move him to pity, looked at him with an apprehensive glance of inquiry.
You'll dig up your pot of money and take it away with you....
"Don't go away," he added, turning to Prince Andrew, who remained in the porch and listened to the general's report.
Pierre choked, his face puckered, and he turned hastily away, went back to his trap muttering something to himself as he went, and took his seat.
"I must get away this very day," he murmured to himself.
Below the village the road crossed the river by a bridge and, winding down and up, rose higher and higher to the village of Valuevo visible about four miles away, where Napoleon was then stationed.
Our right flank is over there"--he pointed sharply to the right, far away in the broken ground--"That's where the Moskva River is, and we have thrown up three redoubts there, very strong ones.
I concluded that if I reported to your Serene Highness you might send me away or say that you knew what I was reporting, but then I shouldn't lose anything...
They then crossed the hollow to Semenovsk, where the soldiers were dragging away the last logs from the huts and barns.
At last those mounted men rode away from the mound and disappeared.
You see, we were going away, so he would get it all; wasn't it so, your excellency? and again Timokhin turned to the prince.
And we said so because we had nothing to fight for there, we wanted to get away from the battlefield as soon as we could.
"Whether we meet again or not..." and turning away hurriedly he entered the shed.
"Take him away!" he said, pointing with a gracefully majestic gesture to the portrait.
But this was not and could not be done, for during the whole battle Napoleon was so far away that, as appeared later, he could not know the course of the battle and not one of his orders during the fight could be executed.
On the right a single deep report of a cannon resounded and died away in the prevailing silence.
"Now then, you foxes!" said another, laughing at some militiamen who, stooping low, entered the battery to carry away the wounded man.
"Go away..." exclaimed Napoleon suddenly and morosely, and turned aside.
"All the points of our position are in the enemy's hands and we cannot dislodge them for lack of troops, the men are running away and it is impossible to stop them," he reported.
At times, as if to allow them a respite, a quarter of an hour passed during which the cannon balls and shells all flew overhead, but sometimes several men were torn from the regiment in a minute and the slain were continually being dragged away and the wounded carried off.
The killed were dragged from the front, the wounded carried away, and the ranks closed up.
After hearing what was being said by one or other of these groups he generally turned away with an air of disappointment, as though they were not speaking of anything he wished to hear.
And as soon as the enemy drew near the wealthy classes went away abandoning their property, while the poorer remained and burned and destroyed what was left.
"It is disgraceful to run away from danger; only cowards are running away from Moscow," they were told.
The first people to go away were the rich educated people who knew quite well that Vienna and Berlin had remained intact and that during Napoleon's occupation the inhabitants had spent their time pleasantly in the company of the charming Frenchmen whom the Russians, and especially the Russian ladies, then liked so much.
They went away because for Russians there could be no question as to whether things would go well or ill under French rule in Moscow.
They knew that it was for the army to fight, and that if it could not succeed it would not do to take young ladies and house serfs to the Three Hills quarter of Moscow to fight Napoleon, and that they must go away, sorry as they were to abandon their property to destruction.
They went away without thinking of the tremendous significance of that immense and wealthy city being given over to destruction, for a great city with wooden buildings was certain when abandoned by its inhabitants to be burned.
The one thing he now desired with his whole soul was to get away quickly from the terrible sensations amid which he had lived that day and return to ordinary conditions of life and sleep quietly in a room in his own bed.
I could have run away from my father, as I wanted to.
Pierre turned away with repugnance, and closing his eyes quickly fell back on the carriage seat.
In the streets, around carts that were to take some of the wounded away, shouts, curses, and blows could be heard.
The countess watched the things being packed, was dissatisfied with everything, was constantly in pursuit of Petya who was always running away from her, and was jealous of Natasha with whom he spent all his time.
Above all, they were gay because there was a war near Moscow, there would be fighting at the town gates, arms were being given out, everybody was escaping--going away somewhere, and in general something extraordinary was happening, and that is always exciting, especially to the young.
At first she found it amusing to give away dresses and ribbons to the maids, but when that was done and what was left had still to be packed, she found it dull.
The masters are going away and the whole house will be empty, said the old woman to the old attendant.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
But the countess pushed her daughter away and went up to her husband.
It no longer seemed strange to them but on the contrary it seemed the only thing that could be done, just as a quarter of an hour before it had not seemed strange to anyone that the wounded should be left behind and the goods carted away but that had seemed the only thing to do.
She was putting away the things that had to be left behind and making a list of them as the countess wished, and she tried to get as much taken away with them as possible.
On seeing Pierre he muttered something angrily and went away along the passage.
He sat down at the dusty writing table, and, having laid the manuscripts before him, opened them out, closed them, finally pushed them away, and resting his head on his hand sank into meditation.
He was himself carried away by the tone of magnanimity he intended to adopt toward Moscow.
They do not sting, but crawl away from danger.
Here and there a couple of bees, by force of habit and custom cleaning out the brood cells, with efforts beyond their strength laboriously drag away a dead bee or bumblebee without knowing why they do it.
When with due circumspection Napoleon was informed that Moscow was empty, he looked angrily at his informant, turned away, and silently continued to walk to and fro.
The Russian troops were passing through Moscow from two o'clock at night till two in the afternoon and bore away with them the wounded and the last of the inhabitants who were leaving.
They unlocked their shops and locked them up again, and themselves carried goods away with the help of their assistants.
Some soldiers started running away in a group.
Nothing's cleared away down there and Vasilich is worn out.
They have gone away, sir.
Went away yesterday at vespertime, said Mavra Kuzminichna cordially.
And as soon as the officer let go of the gate handle she turned and, hurrying away on her old legs, went through the back yard to the servants' quarters.
"I daresay you would like to bind me!" shouted the publican, pushing away the men advancing on him, and snatching his cap from his head he flung it on the ground.
There now, the gentry and merchants have gone away and left us to perish.
Let them go away, that's all....
Those who were able to get away were going of their own accord, those who remained behind decided for themselves what they must do.
But it is a turbulent crowd, your excellency--I hardly managed to get away from it.
"Ah!" said Rostopchin, hurriedly turning away his eyes from the young man in the fur-lined coat and pointing to the bottom step of the porch.
The young man in his clattering chains stepped clumsily to the spot indicated, holding away with one finger the coat collar which chafed his neck, turned his long neck twice this way and that, sighed, and submissively folded before him his thin hands, unused to work.
A few instants after the echo of the reports resounding over the stone- built Kremlin had died away the French heard a strange sound above their head.
Two men in peasant coats ran away at the foot of the wall, toward the Znamenka.
"Clear that away!" said the officer, pointing to the beams and the corpses, and the French soldiers, after dispatching the wounded, threw the corpses over the parapet.
"Clear that away!" was all that was said of them, and they were thrown over the parapet and removed later on that they might not stink.
Pierre moved away from the door.
Lead that man away! said he quickly and energetically, and taking the arm of Pierre whom he had promoted to be a Frenchman for saving his life, he went with him into the room.
When the French officer went into the room with Pierre the latter again thought it his duty to assure him that he was not French and wished to go away, but the officer would not hear of it.
I will go away immediately.
A strange feeling of weakness tied him to the spot; he wished to get up and go away, but could not do so.
Having repeated these words the captain wiped his eyes and gave himself a shake, as if driving away the weakness which assailed him at this touching recollection.
She moved simply to be farther away from the wounded man.
But in the yard there was a light from the fire at Little Mytishchi a mile and a half away, and through the night came the noise of people shouting at a tavern Mamonov's Cossacks had set up across the street, and the adjutant's unceasing moans could still be heard.
A healthy man can tear himself away from the deepest reflections to say a civil word to someone who comes in and can then return again to his own thoughts.
Please go away, madam!
She screamed desperately and angrily and tried with her little hands to pull Pierre's hands away and to bite them with her slobbering mouth.
Immediately on leaving the governor's, Nicholas hired post horses and, taking his squadron quartermaster with him, drove at a gallop to the landowner, fourteen miles away, who had the stud.
Jauntily shifting the position of his legs in their tight riding breeches, diffusing an odor of perfume, and admiring his partner, himself, and the fine outlines of his legs in their well-fitting Hessian boots, Nicholas told the blonde lady that he wished to run away with a certain lady here in Voronezh.
He was, however, preparing to go away and it had not entered his head to regret that he was thus depriving himself of chances of meeting her.
Having wept, talked, and wiped away their tears, the two friends went together to Prince Andrew's door.
Pierre turned away to avoid seeing what was going to happen.
The fifth prisoner, the one next to Pierre, was led away--alone.
Pierre was no longer able to turn away and close his eyes.
They all went away silently and with drooping heads.
Then they led him away somewhere, and at last he found himself in a corner of the shed among men who were laughing and talking on all sides.
And the soldier, pushing away a little dog that was jumping up at him, returned to his place and sat down.
The yard full of cattle, the women at home, two brothers away earning wages, and only Michael the youngest, at home.
She turned away and was about to ask the countess again how to go to him, when light, impetuous, and seemingly buoyant steps were heard at the door.
Princess Mary heard his words but they had no meaning for her, except as a proof of how far away he now was from everything living.
"And I!"--She turned away for an instant.
They were preparing to go away somewhere.
They both saw that he was sinking slowly and quietly, deeper and deeper, away from them, and they both knew that this had to be so and that it was right.
"Gone away," said Ermolov's orderly.
Without replying, the sergeant, with a resolute air, mounted and rode away with Grekov whose men had quickly assembled.
As often happens when someone we have trusted is no longer before our eyes, it suddenly seemed quite clear and obvious to him that the sergeant was an impostor, that he had lied, and that the whole Russian attack would be ruined by the absence of those two regiments, which he would lead away heaven only knew where.
It began to run away only when suddenly seized by a panic caused by the capture of transport trains on the Smolensk road, and by the battle of Tarutino.
Napoleon, too, carried away his own personal tresor, but on seeing the baggage trains that impeded the army, he was (Thiers says) horror-struck.
Those dreadful moments he had lived through at the executions had as it were forever washed away from his imagination and memory the agitating thoughts and feelings that had formerly seemed so important.
Thirty thousand devils!... the convoy guards began cursing and the French soldiers, with fresh virulence, drove away with their swords the crowd of prisoners who were gazing at the dead man.
To the right, where the Kaluga road turns near Neskuchny, endless rows of troops and carts stretched away into the distance.
Like this, we shan't get away before evening.
From the moment Pierre had recognized the appearance of the mysterious force nothing had seemed to him strange or dreadful: neither the corpse smeared with soot for fun nor these women hurrying away nor the burned ruins of Moscow.
Pierre stopped laughing, got up, went farther away from the inquisitive man, and looked around him.
So it came about that at the council at Malo-Yaroslavets, when the generals pretending to confer together expressed various opinions, all mouths were closed by the opinion uttered by the simple-minded soldier Mouton who, speaking last, said what they all felt: that the one thing needful was to get away as quickly as possible; and no one, not even Napoleon, could say anything against that truth which they all recognized.
But though they all realized that it was necessary to get away, there still remained a feeling of shame at admitting that they must flee.
What is the use of that, when a third of their army has melted away on the road from Moscow to Vyazma without any battle?
In such actions, instead of two crowds opposing each other, the men disperse, attack singly, run away when attacked by stronger forces, but again attack when opportunity offers.
In the village, in the house, in the garden, by the well, by the pond, over all the rising ground, and all along the road uphill from the bridge leading to the village, not more than five hundred yards away, crowds of men could be seen through the shimmering mist.
Denisov turned away from him frowning and addressed the esaul, conveying his own conjectures to him.
"He'll get away!" said the esaul, screwing up his eyes.
The arrival of Dolokhov diverted Petya's attention from the drummer boy, to whom Denisov had had some mutton and vodka given, and whom he had had dressed in a Russian coat so that he might be kept with their band and not sent away with the other prisoners.
I send them away and take a weceipt for them, shouted Denisov, suddenly flushing.
You send a hundred men away, and thirty get there.
"Well, now he'll come away," Petya thought every moment as he stood by the campfire listening to the talk.
Tell Denisov, 'at the first shot at daybreak,' said Dolokhov and was about to ride away, but Petya seized hold of him.
"Now softly, softly die away!" and the sounds obeyed him.
And the Cossacks looked round in surprise at the sound, like the yelp of a dog, with which Denisov turned away, walked to the wattle fence, and seized hold of it.
The group of prisoners had melted away most of all.
At Dorogobuzh while the soldiers of the convoy, after locking the prisoners in a stable, had gone off to pillage their own stores, several of the soldier prisoners tunneled under the wall and ran away, but were recaptured by the French and shot.
On the third day after leaving Moscow Karataev again fell ill with the fever he had suffered from in the hospital in Moscow, and as he grew gradually weaker Pierre kept away from him.
When he did so and heard the subdued moaning with which Karataev generally lay down at the halting places, and when he smelled the odor emanating from him which was now stronger than before, Pierre moved farther away and did not think about him.
His feeling of pity for this man frightened him and he wished to go away, but there was no other fire, and Pierre sat down, trying not to look at Platon.
A Frenchman who had just pushed a Russian soldier away was squatting by the fire, engaged in roasting a piece of meat stuck on a ramrod.
And twisting the ramrod he looked gloomily at Pierre, who turned away and gazed into the darkness.
A prisoner, the Russian soldier the Frenchman had pushed away, was sitting near the fire patting something with his hand.
During the last few days many of the men have been seen to throw away their cartridges and their arms.
And though they pretended to be concerned about the army, each was thinking only of himself and of how to get away quickly and save himself.
First he rings his bell fearlessly, but when he gets into a tight place he runs away as quietly as he can, and often thinking to escape runs straight into his opponent's arms.
The others who could do so drove away too, leaving those who could not to surrender or die.
Even that final running away, described in ordinary language as the lowest depth of baseness which every child is taught to be ashamed of--even that act finds justification in the historians' language.
So what was the use of performing various operations on the French who were running away as fast as they possibly could?
That aim was attained in the first place of itself, as the French ran away, and so it was only necessary not to stop their flight.
And that other side of life, of which she had never before thought and which had formerly seemed to her so far away and improbable, was now nearer and more akin and more comprehensible than this side of life, where everything was either emptiness and desolation or suffering and indignity.
Go away, all of you; it's not true!
Natasha lay down, but when Princess Mary had drawn the blinds and was going away she called her back.
Not only did his contemporaries, carried away by their passions, talk in this way, but posterity and history have acclaimed Napoleon as grand, while Kutuzov is described by foreigners as a crafty, dissolute, weak old courtier, and by Russians as something indefinite--a sort of puppet useful only because he had a Russian name.
There was something horrible and bestial in the fleeting glance they threw at the riders and in the malevolent expression with which, after a glance at Kutuzov, the soldier with the sores immediately turned away and went on with what he was doing.
A third section scattered through the village arranging quarters for the staff officers, carrying out the French corpses that were in the huts, and dragging away boards, dry wood, and thatch from the roofs, for the campfires, or wattle fences to serve for shelter.
At the end of the third verse as the last note died away, twenty voices roared out at once: Oo-oo-oo-oo!
Heave away, boys!... but despite their united efforts the wattle hardly moved, and in the silence that followed the heavy breathing of the men was audible.
So,' he says, 'we tie our faces up with kerchiefs and turn our heads away as we drag them off: we can hardly do it.
His health had to be bad for his place to be taken away and given to another.
Just then he was only anxious to get away as quickly as possible from places where people were killing one another, to some peaceful refuge where he could recover himself, rest, and think over all the strange new facts he had learned; but on reaching Orel he immediately fell ill.
Previously he had talked a great deal, grew excited when he talked, and seldom listened; now he was seldom carried away in conversation and knew how to listen so that people readily told him their most intimate secrets.
Pierre hurriedly turned away from her and again addressed Princess Mary, asking about his friend's last days.
"You should go, go away at once, if you don't feel strong enough to control yourself," she would reply sadly, trying to comfort her husband.
'To him that hath shall be given, and from him that hath not shall be taken away.'
Perhaps she lacks egotism, I don't know, but from her is taken away, and everything has been taken away.
Sonya went away by another door.
Countess Mary moved away from the door and took the boy back to the nursery.
You should have seen her ecstasy, and how he caught it for having stayed away so long.
Once or twice Pierre was carried away and began to speak of these things, but Nicholas and Natasha always brought him back to the health of Prince Ivan and Countess Mary Alexeevna.
"When you are here he can't tear himself away," she said.
And evidently suppressing his vexation with difficulty, he turned away from the boy.
Peasants having no clear idea of the cause of rain, say, according to whether they want rain or fine weather: "The wind has blown the clouds away," or, "The wind has brought up the clouds."
It wasn't the first time she had gone to bed while he was out on a call, but it was the first time she had done so away from home.
She kissed his lips softly and rolled away from him.
He turned and walked away, his head nearly a foot above the others.
Did you need time away from me?
Headlights were backed up as far as the eye could see, waiting impatiently for someone to direct them away from the gridlock.
Releasing the curtain, she turned away from the window.
Without looking away, he addressed his request to Connie.
She jumped up, pushing them all away, darting for the bathroom with a hand over her mouth.
Lisa rolled her face away from the bright window.
Now go away or I'll call the police.
Once the garage door was secured, she pulled away from the house.
Abruptly, he dropped her hand and turned away, marching off to his car.
Yes; there was land below them; and not so very far away, either.
Then all the people bowed low to her, and the Prince turned and walked away alone.
So the horse gave a groan, flopped its four wings all together, and flew away from the platform.
You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.
Carry this cat away to prison, and keep her in safe confinement until she is tried by law for the crime of murder.
So the Captain-General took Eureka from the arms of the now weeping Dorothy and in spite of the kitten's snarls and scratches carried it away to prison.
He leaped into the saddle, and away he dashed with his officers close behind him.
He took the children far away to a green valley where his flocks were feeding.
Away they went through the village street and out upon the country road.
Parents kept their children at home, especially in the summer, and certainly away from public swimming areas.
Highly specialized experts are a few keystrokes away and can be hired for just a few minutes or hours at a time.
With each trade he got something he valued more than what he traded away; and presumably all the people he traded with along the way also increased their value with each trade.
So when people have excess goods, they are able to trade those goods away for things they want and suffer less of a decrease in utility than the amount they are increasing in their trading partners.
In the evening, by the campfire, the men played cards and whiled away the hours in talk and sport.
With consummate skill he has set his trap with a hair spring to catch comfort and independence, and then, as he turned away, got his own leg into it.
This broad field which I have looked at so long looks not to me as the principal cultivator, but away from me to influences more genial to it, which water and make it green.
Anna Pavlovna's alarm was justified, for Pierre turned away from the aunt without waiting to hear her speech about Her Majesty's health.
"You think so?" rejoined Anna Pavlovna in order to say something and get away to attend to her duties as hostess.
He turned away from her with a grimace that distorted his handsome face, kissed Anna Pavlovna's hand, and screwing up his eyes scanned the whole company.
Still smiling, she gracefully moved away, turning and glancing at her husband.
No wonder he had run away from this one.
Throw away the first three at least.