She tried to balance herself only to find herself toppling over and over and over down a stairwell.
We spent the balance of our time formulating what I should say to Merrill Cooms and pouring over Internet maps.
The power pushed her off balance, and she caught herself before it sent her sprawling into the blood pooled around her.
She caught her balance against the arm of a sofa.
The Deans jumped at every ring of the phone for the balance of the afternoon, but there was no further word.
The balance of our afternoon and evening was spent in domestic bliss.
I know the list of nefarious uses of the Internet—but on balance, we are building it for good purposes.
Panting, he rolled onto his back, unable to regain his balance while his body twitched from magic.
She leapt up, knocking the prisoner off balance in her haste to escape.
It is only necessary for one powerful nation like Russia--barbaric as she is said to be--to place herself disinterestedly at the head of an alliance having for its object the maintenance of the balance of power of Europe, and it would save the world!
Her movement upset his balance again, and he shifted twice before finally allowing his knees to drop beside hers.
If your father is American and your mother Chinese, you will have a different understanding of differences between those countries, and, on balance, will be less amenable to war between those nations.
"The means are... the balance of power in Europe and the rights of the people," the abbe was saying.
Whether the preservation of my father's house in Moscow, or the glory of the Russian arms, or the prosperity of the Petersburg and other universities, or the freedom of Poland or the greatness of Russia, or the balance of power in Europe, or a certain kind of European culture called "progress" appear to me to be good or bad, I must admit that besides these things the action of every historic character has other more general purposes inaccessible to me.
He gobbled everything he could grab as if building energy for the balance of his coast-to-coast trek.
The pair spent the balance of the morning emptying the washing machine and dryer, only to fill them with never-ending loads, while in between clearing dishes, brewing more coffee, and playing the jovial innkeepers.
The balance of the afternoon was spent on household chores and packing away the last remnants of the holiday.
In my opinion perpetual peace is possible but--I do not know how to express it... not by a balance of political power....
Saying this he again turned round, dropped his hands, took the bottle and lifted it to his lips, threw back his head, and raised his free hand to balance himself.
Kutuzov did not understand what Europe, the balance of power, or Napoleon meant.
I can't jam much more in my shopping cart but if they had any interesting costumes, I might be able to dress up and attract more attention— generate a little more cash flow for the balance of the big trip.
She barely caught her balance, stunned she turned him down and even more that he let her.
She spun, the action rocking her precarious balance, only to come face-to-face with the American nerd.
He always made sure one of the adults was close by, but his youth and a natural sense of balance helped him to catch on to the sport quickly.
Dean spent the balance of the afternoon doing bookkeeping for the lodging establishment.
On balance, this will be a hundredfold increase in productivity.
Pierre had managed to start a conversation with the abbe about the balance of power, and the latter, evidently interested by the young man's simple-minded eagerness, was explaining his pet theory.
Is there any collective action which cannot find its justification in political unity, in patriotism, in the balance of power, or in civilization?
She gripped it, vision blurred and balance precarious atop the four-inch heels.
Even the honey butter was a perfect balance between sweet and rich, and the rolls still warm when she bit into them.
A delicate balance of local easements, public involvement and volunteer labor was slowly assembled.