He peered behind her.
The four lawyers rode along, one behind another; for the pathway was narrow, and the mud on each side of it was deep.
Only an occasional sound of brush being pushed aside indicated he was still behind her.
As we consider the lot of those left behind, it becomes clearer how the end of scarcity will have a profound impact on the world.
The cogs were working behind those blue eyes.
"Well, then," said the teacher, "you may take your slate and go out behind the schoolhouse for half an hour.
At that point, the iffy parts of human history are behind us and it is blue skies and clean sailing ahead.
The headlights behind provided a sense of false security.
She reached the door and looked back, expecting to find him right behind her, but he wasn't.
But over time, these dehumanizing jobs are what will be "left behind," not the people who perform them.
She hurriedly ascended the narrow dimly lit stone staircase, calling to Pierre, who was lagging behind, to follow.
Those standing behind noticed what a speaker omitted to say and hastened to supply it.
Dodging cobwebs by the dozens, she pushed on until deciding she had reached a point behind the building.
Giddon deposited Lisa on the animal's back and, putting a foot in the stirrup, swung up behind her.
There was a soft step behind her, and then his hands were on her waist, his thumbs nimbly working the tense muscles.
He was still chuckling as she closed the door behind her.
At such times Dorothy, Zeb and the Wizard all pushed behind, and lifted the wheels over the roughest places; so they managed, by dint of hard work, to keep going.
He walked up and down the river bank, leading his horse behind him; but he kept his eyes turned always toward the dim, dark spot which he knew was the old North Church.
A few such trees in the backyard behind your condo, cabin, or yurt would be enough to satisfy your power requirements.
This has come about as we have left a polarized world behind us and the importance of military alliances has fallen.
We are wont to imagine rare and delectable places in some remote and more celestial corner of the system, behind the constellation of Cassiopeia's Chair, far from noise and disturbance.
Behind him stood the aide-de-camp, the doctors, and the menservants; the men and women had separated as in church.
Leaving her thoughts behind, she started up the hill to meet Alex.
Alex put the paper down and turned toward her, sliding an arm behind her on the back of the couch.
A wide porch peeked from behind three stucco arches.
Felipa stood behind him, smiling.
Wildlife hid behind that wall of green, but it was too late in the day for them to be hopping out on the road.
It merely confirmed that she had left childhood behind... quite gracefully.
She mounted the ATV behind him and hesitated before putting her arms around his waist.
She squatted behind a screen of brush and watched.
"Valorie," Sarah's voice spoke behind her.
It was unsatisfactory everywhere, but the corner behind the piano in the sitting room was better than other places: he had never slept there yet.
His daughter placed chintz-covered down cushions for him to sit on and behind his back.
On seeing the young master, the elder one with frightened look clutched her younger companion by the hand and hid with her behind a birch tree, not stopping to pick up some green plums they had dropped.
Berthier, his chief of staff, dropped behind to question a Russian prisoner captured by the cavalry.
On waking she listened to what was going on behind the door and, hearing him groan, said to herself with a sigh that things were still the same.
Toward midnight the voices began to subside, a cock crowed, the full moon began to show from behind the lime trees, a fresh white dewy mist began to rise, and stillness reigned over the village and the house.
From behind the door I heard how he lay down on his bed groaning and loudly exclaimed, 'My God!'
A huge suite of generals rode behind him.
"Hurrah! hurrah! hurrah!" shouted those behind him.
While this was being given, Prince Andrew heard the whisper of a woman's voice and the rustle of a silk dress behind the door.
Several times on glancing that way he noticed behind that door a plump, rosy, handsome woman in a pink dress with a lilac silk kerchief on her head, holding a dish and evidently awaiting the entrance of the commander-in-chief.