Underneath that distant façade was a beating heart.
She heard the sound of someone beating a punching bag.
"Dealing with you is like beating my head against a brick wall!" she snapped.
"You can thank Rhyn for beating some sense into us," Kiki replied.
He was practically beating his chest.
The man with the sword was beating it against the hood,, as if trying to chop himself free.
The next, I can't stand daylight and Damian is beating down my door.
Her headache was returning, her heart beating so fast she knew she'd pass out if she didn't calm down.
Her thoughts were interrupted by a cacophony of squawks and wings beating against the chicken coop walls.
"You're gonna break your stick beating this here doggy so hard," was Hunter's response.
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.
He moaned, as if she were beating a dead horse.
Her heart was beating overtime when one of his hands slid to her neck.
She can take Martha's place, trying to calm Howie down enough so he can nod off but keep beating on her the importance of keeping her mouth shut.
Jonny was once again a human, albeit one that deserved a beating for dragging a sister as sweet and innocent as Bianca into Talon's grip.
"He needs an ass beating, not coddling!" he snapped.
If Jule or Damian were there, they'd take a trip to the boxing ring and take turns beating the hell out of him until his blood settled.
The Other had left him no food after beating the crap out of him with his otherworldly power.
And I don't want to take the beating I know is coming to me.
Two bowed his head, awaiting a beating that never came.
Even if someone gets a beating for telling.
I figured everybody would be really mad and I'd get a beating for sure.
He's pretty set on beating your butt for sheriff.
His dealers were beating the demons to the souls.
Your dealers are finding souls and you're beating the demons.
Heart beating fast, she descended the stairs in the marble foyer, listening.
He'd wondered how they were choosing which souls to take and assumed his dealers were beating the demons to some.
"Let me out!" she shouted, beating on it.
Her heart was beating fast, her palms sweaty.
They began beating against their cell walls, and the lights flickered again.
Kiki didn't knock the door down as he could, instead beating loudly enough for the sound to drift down the road.
Her heart was beating wildly as she cowered against one of the benches.
Sometimes he imagined meeting Rob in a secluded spot and beating him to a pulp.
Beating at the door registered distantly in his thoughts.
He'd risk a beating, if his masters thought a few minutes would save their world.
He was beating out his demons, the way he did every day.
Jenn caught the necklace a moment before her mother began beating her, screaming.
That's only one of the details I've got to work on while I'm beating my body into shape over the next two weeks.
The angel darted forward and clumsily took Hannah's arms. Katie helped him stabilize Hannah then watched them walk away. Rhyn stared at his mate, heart beating fast. Of all the words in his head, none of them made it to his tongue.
The sun was beating down on me as I sat on the stoop waiting for Mrs. Armstrong to pick me up.
Kiki was quiet for a moment. Kris sighed and sat down, rubbing his face. His body had not yet healed from the beating Jade gave him.
The beating of the rotators died, replaced by creaking and scraping of metal.