Julie never missed a ball, a promenade, or a play.
She moved, and the ball rolled off her knees.
Next day Prince Andrew thought of the ball, but his mind did not dwell on it long.
She pulled the blanket around her shoulders and curled into a shivering ball, staring through the window into the darkness.
They wore tuxedos and ball gowns like wealthy celebrities attending an exclusive Hollywood party.
If he could hit a little white ball, he'd be a legend in the 'hood!
There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.
She wanted to curl up in a ball and sob until she fell asleep, relieved and ecstatic to be with him again.
Prince Vasili's daughter, the beautiful Helene, came to take her father to the ambassador's entertainment; she wore a ball dress and her badge as maid of honor.
When it didn't, she uncurled herself from the ball she was in.
It's just the primary but that's the whole ball of wax 'cause this is pretty much a one party county.
Lana was curled into a tight ball on the far end, asleep.
Katie followed her instincts through the dreamscape until she climbed the last rocks and saw Rhyn curled in a ball just on the other side of a small ridge on the Sanctuary.
Everything's here...but the bathing suit and ball cap.
Examining history is not like gazing into some fantasy crystal ball, where what we see is prophetic in detail.
Your car, a ball-point pen, your computer, a dolly, and so on.
On the high ground where the enemy was, the smoke of a cannon rose, and a ball flew whistling over the heads of the hussar squadron.
He had promised to be at the ball and introduce partners to her.
Pierre noticed that after every ball that hit the redoubt, and after every loss, the liveliness increased more and more.
Nearly everyone uses ball point pens.
Jeffrey Byrne asked about Randy's ball game and inquired about the mail.
Just as Vinnie was tackled he flipped me the ball and I scored.
He capsulized his session with Vinnie as he turned on the ball game.
I'm not even sure you've got the stuff to get in the ball game—and if that's the case, you're already a dead man.
Just make sure you play ball with the FBI and don't let your old pals find you.
The ball game was a lapper and Dean began to pick over a stack of magazines in a rack by the sofa.
He just sends a ball and they think they'll all be killed, a sergeant was saying angrily and reproachfully.
Only then did she remember how she must behave at a ball, and tried to assume the majestic air she considered indispensable for a girl on such an occasion.
Before and behind them other visitors were entering, also talking in low tones and wearing ball dresses.
"Excuse me!" he added, turning to the baron, "we will finish this conversation elsewhere--at a ball one must dance."
At that ball Pierre for the first time felt humiliated by the position his wife occupied in court circles.
Like if I'm in a ball game, I'm the one who has the ground ball roll between my legs.
One cannon ball after another whistled by and struck the earthwork, a soldier, or a gun.
I hide something, a ball or a spool, and we hunt for it.
The little kitten brightened, its eyes shone, and it seemed ready to lift its tail, jump down on its soft paws, and begin playing with the ball of worsted as a kitten should.
Cadet Mironov ducked every time a ball flew past.
Now look out for the ball... we'll throw it back.
He was killed by a cannon ball--struck in the breast before our regiment.
A cannon ball killed someone behind them, another fell in front and splashed Dolokhov with blood.
Suddenly a cannon ball hissed so low above the crowd that everyone ducked.
Go on! innumerable voices suddenly shouted after the ball had struck the general, the men themselves not knowing what, or why, they were shouting.
She pulled up her muslin sleeve and showed him a red scar on her long, slender, delicate arm, high above the elbow on that part that is covered even by a ball dress.