They had to move forward, and leave the past behind them.
Leaning her back against the wall, hands behind her back, she watched him in the mirror.
Carmen was looking at someone behind the camera and Alex was looking at a girl who stood about five feet from him.
With that behind her, she turned to another subject - one equally disturbing.
Felipa stood behind him, smiling.
He peered behind her.
A honk from behind drew their attention.
Only an occasional sound of brush being pushed aside indicated he was still behind her.
Closing it behind her, she moved into the cool moist air.
She squeezed behind the barrel as the office door opened.
She kicked off her shoes and stretched out on the couch, lacing fingers behind her head.
Quick steps from behind alerted Adrienne to the arrival of Michael.
Brandon may have considered his problem "stupid" at the ranch, but it obviously wasn't behind him.
Brandon leaned down and spoke to the woman behind the wheel.
So she ran along over their heads until she had left them far behind and below and had come to the city and the House of the Sorcerer.
Some of the Mangaboos discovered them as soon as they left the House of the Sorcerer; but when they started toward the mountain the vegetable people allowed them to proceed without interference, yet followed in a crowd behind them so that they could not go back again.
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.
Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.
In his little room back of the Throne Room the Wizard had found a lot of things he had left behind him when he went away in the balloon, for no one had occupied the apartment in his absence.
The four lawyers rode along, one behind another; for the pathway was narrow, and the mud on each side of it was deep.
He leaped into the saddle, and away he dashed with his officers close behind him.
"Well, then," said the teacher, "you may take your slate and go out behind the schoolhouse for half an hour.
I took the shortest way through the little park behind the palace.
The boy got up at once, and sat behind the king.
A few such trees in the backyard behind your condo, cabin, or yurt would be enough to satisfy your power requirements.
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.
But over time, these dehumanizing jobs are what will be "left behind," not the people who perform them.
This has come about as we have left a polarized world behind us and the importance of military alliances has fallen.
At that point, the iffy parts of human history are behind us and it is blue skies and clean sailing ahead.
But there is not space to mention all my friends, and indeed there are things about them hidden behind the wings of cherubim, things too sacred to set forth in cold print.
At first I was very sorry when I found that the sun had hidden his shining face behind dull clouds, but afterwards I thought why he did it, and then I was happy.
I ride with a divided skirt, and so does my teacher; but it would be easier for her to mount a man's wheel than for me; so, if it could be arranged to have the ladies' seat behind, I think it would be better....
She wanted to show it to the little boy in the seat behind us.
But the brightest summer has winter behind it.
The dead and for the most part unmerchantable wood behind my house, and the driftwood from the pond, have supplied the remainder of my fuel.
The real attractions of the Hollowell farm, to me, were: its complete retirement, being, about two miles from the village, half a mile from the nearest neighbor, and separated from the highway by a broad field; its bounding on the river, which the owner said protected it by its fogs from frosts in the spring, though that was nothing to me; the gray color and ruinous state of the house and barn, and the dilapidated fences, which put such an interval between me and the last occupant; the hollow and lichen-covered apple trees, gnawed by rabbits, showing what kind of neighbors I should have; but above all, the recollection I had of it from my earliest voyages up the river, when the house was concealed behind a dense grove of red maples, through which I heard the house-dog bark.
It was not so much within doors as behind a door where I sat, even in the rainiest weather.
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.
However much we may admire the orator's occasional bursts of eloquence, the noblest written words are commonly as far behind or above the fleeting spoken language as the firmament with its stars is behind the clouds.
Sonya trembled all over and blushed to her ears and behind them and down to her neck and shoulders while Nicholas was speaking.
The quilt of a high, white feather bed was just visible behind a screen.
She hurriedly ascended the narrow dimly lit stone staircase, calling to Pierre, who was lagging behind, to follow.
The part of the room behind the columns, with a high silk-curtained mahogany bedstead on one side and on the other an immense case containing icons, was brightly illuminated with red light like a Russian church during evening service.
A little behind them stood the two younger princesses holding handkerchiefs to their eyes, and just in front of them their eldest sister, Catiche, with a vicious and determined look steadily fixed on the icons, as though declaring to all that she could not answer for herself should she glance round.