"I'll get the car started," Howie said as he beat a hasty retreat outside, thereby ducking any chance of interrogation and leaving behind four bewildered minds, seething with curiosity.
The father beat him near to death, people said.
Beat her... dragged her about so!...
"I thought he was going to beat you to me again," "Who?" he asked again.
Listen … listen … listen … He slapped his forehead with his palm in a rhythmic beat, waiting for some sort of divine inspiration.
Jonny shouted and beat on the door to the interrogation room.
And only idlers have failed to beat the Germans.
The men of that party, remembering Suvorov, said that what one had to do was not to reason, or stick pins into maps, but to fight, beat the enemy, keep him out of Russia, and not let the army get discouraged.
She beat a hasty retreat down the hallway, and paused breathlessly in the middle of her bedroom.
The arms that rescued her continued to cradle her gently, and what the fall had failed to do to her heart beat, his close proximity completed.
The next morning Molly beat us awake by enough time for her to make oatmeal and toast and hand deliver it to our bed.
"I can't imagine you came here to watch me beat the shit out of a punching bag," she said and took a long swig of water.
If she stayed in his head, his master wouldn't beat her like he did him.
Her heart beat rapidly at what it meant to surrender what had been her one hope to leave Hell.
God, if Randy were here, I think I would beat him!
I hope the glad news which you will tell them will make their hearts beat fast with joy and love.
I stood in the middle of the church, where the vibrations from the great organ were strongest, and I felt the mighty waves of sound beat against me, as the great billows beat against a little ship at sea.
I have felt a bud "shyly doff her green hood and blossom with a silken burst of sound," while the icy fingers of the snow beat against the window-panes.
I only want to see whether you will let me win this ten, or beat it.
But when Napoleon asked him whether the Russians thought they would beat Bonaparte or not, Lavrushka screwed up his eyes and considered.
The hot rays of the sun beat down vertically and a fresh soft wind played with the hair of the bared heads and with the ribbons decorating the icon.
They beat the tattoo, called the roll, had supper, and settled down round the fires for the night--some repairing their footgear, some smoking pipes, and some stripping themselves naked to steam the lice out of their shirts.
That evening, she climbed from her wagon and beat the dust from her clothes with her hat.
He was coated with sweat and exhausted, but he wouldn't stop until he beat the fury out of him.
He was not a pretty boy but a man with rugged, bad-boy beauty and a slow sensuality about his movement that made her heart skip a beat despite her pain.
Her heart beat so hard, she could barely make out his response.
That he'd beat out the original Dark One in a deal did not bode well for her.
"I beat you," she whispered into the shared space between them.
The rafters creaked and strained, and the branches of the trees surrounding the house rattled and beat against the windows, as the winds rioted up and down the country.
My thoughts would often rise and beat up like birds against the wind, and I persisted in using my lips and voice.
Her enjoyment of music, however, is very genuine, for she has a tactile recognition of sound when the waves of air beat against her.
Some beat and tore at Vereshchagin, others at the tall youth.
Several soldiers ran toward the cart from different sides: some beat the carriage horses on their heads, turning them aside, others fought among themselves, and Pierre saw that one German was badly wounded on the head by a sword.
Trumpet answered trumpet above the steady beat of drums and the rhythm of marching feet.
And indeed everybody in the room looked with a smile of pleasure at the jovial old gentleman, who standing beside his tall and stout partner, Marya Dmitrievna, curved his arms, beat time, straightened his shoulders, turned out his toes, tapped gently with his foot, and, by a smile that broadened his round face more and more, prepared the onlookers for what was to follow.
The soldiers near the gun waved their arms and beat the horses to make them turn and move on.
Denisov did not take his eyes off her and beat time with his saber in a way that clearly indicated that if he was not dancing it was because he would not and not because he could not.
Dolokhov "killed," that is, beat, ten cards of Rostov's running.
So that's what I'm sorry for--human dignity, peace of mind, purity, and not the serfs' backs and foreheads, which, beat and shave as you may, always remain the same backs and foreheads.
But, fortunately for her, she felt her eyes growing misty, she saw nothing clearly, her pulse beat a hundred to the minute, and the blood throbbed at her heart.
We got him beat hands down.
I have total faith that you'll beat the socks off the creep.