It wasn't the first time she had seen a bear track, but it was the first time she had seen one that fresh.
The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
He seemed unable to bear the sight of tears and was ready to cry himself.
Wrapping his arms around her in a bear hug, he all but dragged her down the hall.
She glanced at the bear and then looked at him.
He remembered the expression Dolokhov's face assumed in his moments of cruelty, as when tying the policeman to the bear and dropping them into the water, or when he challenged a man to a duel without any reason, or shot a post-boy's horse with a pistol.
That would be the most likely place the bear would go.
More than likely the bear had been attracted by the molasses in the grain.
Alex fired twice more and the bear dropped to the ground.
His attention shifted to the bear and she followed his gaze.
Three others were romping with a young bear, one pulling him by the chain and trying to set him at the others.
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.
But go with the firm intention of killing your man as quickly and surely as possible, and then all will be right, as our bear huntsman at Kostroma used to tell me.
He could not bear the idea of letting the enemy even reach Smolensk, still less could he contemplate the burning of Moscow, and when our armies did unite he was displeased that Smolensk was abandoned and burned without a general engagement having been fought under its walls.
In men Rostov could not bear to see the expression of a higher spiritual life (that was why he did not like Prince Andrew) and he referred to it contemptuously as philosophy and dreaminess, but in Princess Mary that very sorrow which revealed the depth of a whole spiritual world foreign to him was an irresistible attraction.
Coming out of the trees was the mother bear, and behind her, the two cubs.
The bear had not turned back or even stopped.
"I KNOW he is," said Zeb; "but no bear can catch him if he keeps up that gait--and the harness or the buggy don't break."
Everything we have talked about relating to the Internet and technology is coming to bear on robotics and nanotechnology.
Please bear with me and keep your mind open for a minute longer.
(Yes, I know that statement should earn the "Screamingly Obvious Statement of the Year Award," but bear with me.)
From the third room came sounds of laughter, the shouting of familiar voices, the growling of a bear, and general commotion.
Most of the guests, knowing of the affair with the bear, looked with curiosity at this big, stout, quiet man, wondering how such a clumsy, modest fellow could have played such a prank on a policeman.
Bezukhov got off scotfree, while Fedya had to bear the whole burden on his shoulders.
"Whatever happens to you," he said, "you must bear it all manfully if you have firmly resolved to join our Brotherhood."
Anyway, I meant I've never seen a bear on this land before.
It wasn't the brightest thing to walk all the way out to that shed without any protection after seeing the bear last night, either.
In passing Prince Vasili seized Pierre's hand and said to Anna Pavlovna: Educate this bear for me!
'Everyone fears a bear,' he says, 'but when you see one your fear's all gone, and your only thought is not to let him get away!'
I went to my room and reread Joseph Alexeevich's letters and recalled my conversations with him, and deduced from it all that I ought not to refuse a supplicant, and ought to reach a helping hand to everyone-- especially to one so closely bound to me--and that I must bear my cross.
Often, speaking with vexation of some failure or irregularity, he would say: "What can one do with our Russian peasants?" and imagined that he could not bear them.
To all these inquiries he gave brief and angry replies indicating that orders from him were not now needed, that the whole affair, carefully prepared by him, had now been ruined by somebody, and that that somebody would have to bear the whole responsibility for all that might happen.
It's such pain, you know, that I wonder how he can bear it.
She was sure he would speak soft, tender words to her such as her father had uttered before his death, and that she would not be able to bear it and would burst into sobs in his presence.
The one thing that was at first hard to bear was his feet.
Bear up; it won't be for long now!
The subject which wholly engrossed Natasha's attention was her family: that is, her husband whom she had to keep so that he should belong entirely to her and to the home, and the children whom she had to bear, bring into the world, nurse, and bring up.
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.
And he caught the bear, took it in his arms, lifted it from the ground, and began dancing round the room with it.
Those three got hold of a bear somewhere, put it in a carriage, and set off with it to visit some actresses!
They tied a policeman and the bear back to back and put the bear into the Moyka Canal.
And there was the bear swimming about with the policeman on his back!