He motioned to the bench next to her.
At length, as I leaned with my elbow on the bench one day, it ran up my clothes, and along my sleeve, and round and round the paper which held my dinner, while I kept the latter close, and dodged and played at bopeep with it; and when at last I held still a piece of cheese between my thumb and finger, it came and nibbled it, sitting in my hand, and afterward cleaned its face and paws, like a fly, and walked away.
Never mind he spent three years constantly riding the bench, hoping against hope for a miracle, as he practiced, cheered and hustled with unbridled enthusiasm.
She won't even tell you how much she can bench press.
Despite being able to bench press two of her, the men actually listened.
We settled on a bench with a view of the mighty Mississippi.
Settling Kiera on a grey slab bench, the first man straightened and motioned the other over.
"They can be pains in the ass," Katie said from her seat on a stone bench beneath a massive oak tree.
Chicheley now became the subject of a leading case, the court of king's bench deciding, of ter arguments reheard in three successive terms, that he could not hold his previous benefices with the bishopric, and that, spite of the maxim Papa potest omnia, a papal bull could not supersede the law of the land (Year-book ii.
The shed at Hugson's Siding was bare save for an old wooden bench, and did not look very inviting.
The little man, having had a good sleep, felt rested and refreshed, and looking through the glass partition of the room he saw Zeb sitting up on his bench and yawning.
She peeled off the thick coat and draped it over one bench before seating herself facing the door, as her father had taught her.
There she sank to a bench and released her emotions.
Xander sat on the bench until he regained his temper.
Thus the court of king's bench (curia regis de banco) was founded, and the foundation of the court of common pleas was provided for in one of the articles of Magna Carta.
One very fat girl in a white silk dress sat apart on a low bench, to the back of which a piece of green cardboard was glued.
The Grey God rose from the weight bench as soon as he spotted Damian.
Someone had cleared the snow from a bench so the Deans sat, catching their breath.
When they reached the park, they sat on the same bench they shared last time.
Reach under the bench and grab it.
She changed, left her folded clothing on the bench outside the locker, and slammed the locker closed.
He circled the bench, until he was able to see the features of the Original Human more fully.
Nothing was said until we settled on a bench near the circular band stand, beneath the obligatory memorial statue.
The boards constituting the top of the bench seem long enough for side of what Molly proposed but sawing the remaining boards for rungs would prove arduous.
A flicker of light, and the clothing appeared on a slate grey slab serving as a bench near the door.
She shifted her body to face him, but he moved to her side and sat on the bench a safe distance from her.
They sat embraced on the piano bench for a few minutes more, then Jackson kissed her temple.
He stopped playing, turned on the piano bench and pulled her close by her waist.
She obeyed, inching towards the bench until she lay on her side, suspended by the harness above the seat by a few inches.
They were on the same team, only Cummings rode the bench and Byrne was the star—he played shortstop.
I spent two years on the bench and never played a down until the last game of my junior year.
14), considered to have been the episcopal cathedra, with a bench for the clergy on each side.
It was decided by Lord Mansfield, in the name of the whole bench, on the 22nd of June 1772, that as soon as a slave set his foot on the soil of the British islands he became free.
He himself once boasted that sixteen of the bishops who then occupied the bench had been birched with his "little rod."
In 1763, and in the same year entered at Lincoln's Inn, and took his seat as a student in the queen's bench, where he listened with rapture to the judgments of Lord Mansfield.
Mr Taft gained great influence among the more conservative Filipinos, and their entreaties to him to remain influenced him to decline the offer of a place upon the Supreme bench offered by President Roosevelt in 1902.
During the campaign many prominent labour leaders opposed the election of Mr Taft, on the ground that his decisions while on the bench had been unfriendly to organized labour.
That event frustrated Grindal's proposed elevation to the episcopal bench and he did not consider himself bound to await the evils which he had foretold.
Stolypin, there is no intention of converting the ministerial bench into a prisoners' dock.
He was responsible for the Universities of Scotland Act of 1858, and in the same year he was elevated to the bench as lord justice clerk.
His petition to the king for a trial by his peers on this indictment was refused, and an attempt to prosecute the publishers of the false evidence in the king's bench was unsuccessful.
The more important cases, especially those involving life and death, were tried by a bench of judges.