He was pale beneath the golden skin.
Talon's flush grew darker beneath the red of exertion on his face.
She burrowed even deeper beneath his arm.
In a second bedroom, he sees himself, cowering beneath the cover, and biting back tears.
He thinks it is beneath his dignity to help around the house and watch the kids.
She tugged at her hands, but he held her tight, enjoying the feel of her beneath him.
Her daughter is secure in the sealed room beneath the barn so it is only the two of us in my cabin.
The work bench, on which our tools were stacked, was beneath the concrete half of our enclosure.
Bianca's drowsy cat warmed one of her thighs, and it hopped off to hide beneath the table opposite her.
One sits on the twig of a tree, just beneath our window, and he fills the air with his glad songs.
Explosions ripped the ground from beneath them and blinded her.
His gaze was calm and intense, and she flushed beneath his scrutiny.
Dean could see nothing behind him, only the slope directly beneath his feet.
Each made the other a warning gesture and stood still in the dim light beneath the curtain as if not wishing to leave that seclusion where they three were shut off from all the world.
How well I remember the graceful draperies that enfolded me, the bright autumn leaves that wreathed my head, and the fruit and grain at my feet and in my hands, and beneath all the piety of the masque the oppressive sense of coming ill that made my heart heavy.
He glowed white-purple, and the hill beneath her trembled.
He focused on the woman whose body was pressed beneath his.
The frozen sea beneath her feet was the color of tar, the black clouds above paused mid-swirl around a pop of blue sky in the storm's center.
Darian shouted, staggering beneath the weight of his magic.
"Scared?" he grinned, turning, the light beneath his chin illuminating his Halloween face.
And beyond that, billions more ounces of gold may be buried beneath the ocean floor.
As the wheels rolled softly over the straw beneath the windows, Anna Mikhaylovna, having turned with words of comfort to her companion, realized that he was asleep in his corner and woke him up.
He wrenched the attacker across his body and pinned him beneath his own body weight.
He looked at the body beneath him and kicked it.
He led her into a small, grey elevator that plunged quickly to the depths beneath the mountain.
"My dear Boris," said the mother, drawing her hand from beneath her old mantle and laying it timidly and tenderly on her son's arm, "be affectionate and attentive to him.
He may keep me on duty every day, or may place me under arrest, but no one can make me apologize, because if he, as commander of this regiment, thinks it beneath his dignity to give me satisfaction, then...
The clouds far above were starting to swirl with hypnotic slowness, the rain beginning to fall again, and the sea beneath their feet rippling and shifting beneath the rubbery surface.
One buffet table sagged beneath the weight of five kegs while another held food wrapped in cellophane and tinfoil.
He sliced his forearm and tucked the knife beneath his pillow once more, closing his eyes.
The young college-aged waitress inserted the tack, placed a quarter beneath it for weight and sounded a horn to call attention.
The anemone, the wild violet, the hepatica, and the funny little curled-up ferns all peeped out at us from beneath the brown leaves.
It is surprising that they are caught here--that in this deep and capacious spring, far beneath the rattling teams and chaises and tinkling sleighs that travel the Walden road, this great gold and emerald fish swims.
Most have not delved six feet beneath the surface, nor leaped as many above it.
Beneath his smile Rostov saw in him the mood he had shown at the club dinner and at other times, when as if tired of everyday life he had felt a need to escape from it by some strange, and usually cruel, action.
Beneath the trees grew some kind of lush, wet, bushy vegetation with silver-lit leaves and stems here and there.
But beneath the slope, by the cart with the wounded near the panting little nag where Pierre stood, it was damp, somber, and sad.
Another man--Timokhin--was lying in a corner on the benches beneath the icons, and two others--the doctor and a valet--lay on the floor.
I was dialing my wife to tell her when Martha and Quinn came in the office, pushing a baby carriage with Claire smiling beneath her blankets.
The ceiling above us was divided with half the room beneath a concrete slab and the remainder under what appeared as thick planking, well out of reach to either of us.
His long, sleek hair was tied in a tight braid, and despite the cold and wind he wore only a long-sleeved sweater that hugged the muscles of his arms and shoulders beneath a down vest.
Sean's body collapsed beneath the blanket, and the ocean's wind whipped the cloth into the air.
He was dressed again all in black, a color that should have minimized his size but just amplified how ripped he was beneath the clothing.
Martha bent down and scooped her up and snuggled the feline beneath her chin.
There was a small room beneath the stairs on the main floor, rented in the past but occupied by Martha since her January arrival.
In the open space between the clouds and the black, bubbling sea far beneath, could be seen an occasional strange bird winging its way swiftly through the air.
He looked and recognizing in her both the old and the new Sonya, and being reminded by the smell of burnt cork of the sensation of her kiss, inhaled the frosty air with a full breast and, looking at the ground flying beneath him and at the sparkling sky, felt himself again in fairyland.
No stone left unturned until I see the blood of my tipster-nemesis flood the ground beneath her panicked body.
Perhaps I'll utilize my secure room beneath the barn for the daughter while I interview the mother alone.
She still looked fatigued, with dark circles under her eyes and skin pale beneath the caramel.
He released one of her wrists and leaned over, slapping it, before returning to the warm body beneath him.
He couldn't shake the fire in his blood or the sense of how soft her supple skin, how warm her body felt beneath him.
The ground beneath them shook, and suddenly, the world slowed and fell quiet.
Turning to go, she noted the outline of a door beneath the stairs.
And when my father finds you lurking in the bushes beneath my window?
It didn't take much for her to imagine what the body beneath the tight shirt was like.
Lost in the heady sensations, Deidre wriggled and strained beneath him.
The images he placed in her mind were of her arching beneath him, crying out his name, while he drank from her.
He opened the bottom drawer, placed it in the back beneath his never used shorts and closed it with a slam.
They did nothing that was beneath the dignity of princes.
At intervals the trees lost their icy covering, and the bulrushes and underbrush were bare; but the lake lay frozen and hard beneath the sun.
Tomorrow April will hide her tears and blushes beneath the flowers of lovely May.
Suddenly your adversary's checker disappears beneath the board, and the problem is to place yours nearest to where his will appear again.
Already, by the first of September, I had seen two or three small maples turned scarlet across the pond, beneath where the white stems of three aspens diverged, at the point of a promontory, next the water.
In spite of such worldly concerns I barely remember climbing beneath the covers sleep came so quickly.
Nothing was said until we settled on a bench near the circular band stand, beneath the obligatory memorial statue.
Beneath a barn in the Hills above Santa Barbara, California.
She struggled to get her feet beneath her before she finally found her footing in the sand.
The fever had left him, and while he looked pale beneath his cocoa skin, he was alert and his speech coherent.
Her tortured thoughts went to the thousands of men, killed by the only family she'd known, whose souls were trapped for eternity beneath the ground.
Jonny was on a low, flat rock, making love to a woman writhing in pleasure beneath him.
He eased into her body at first then made love to her hungrily, relentlessly pushing her deeper into the haze of pleasure and desire, until she arched beneath him, her body on the verge of shattering.
"All things considered, you seem to be holding up pretty well," Dean said to his wife as they cuddled beneath cool sheets in the dwindling hours of the evening.
It was not lonely, but made all the earth lonely beneath it.
When the boy had entered the hut, Petya sat down at a distance from him, considering it beneath his dignity to pay attention to him.
A massive explosion went off, shaking the ground beneath them.
The chief tore out the lining and found the gold hidden beneath it.
As soon as the sun appeared in a clear strip of sky beneath the clouds, the wind fell, as if it dared not spoil the beauty of the summer morning after the storm; drops still continued to fall, but vertically now, and all was still.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
She was pale beneath her warm color with dark circles beneath her eyes.
It had to be a dream, except that she remembered the heat of the skin beneath his shirt and tracing the scars she knew covered his body.
She had two markings on her back: One burgundy, the familiar Immortal mating tattoo, and the new one black, positioned directly beneath the original.
Darkyn's daughter appeared frail and gaunt, her skin a shade or two darker than the white pillow beneath her head.
Billy Langstrom's body stared out from beneath the overturned Jeep, eyes open, a look of mixed surprise and horror on his young face as he lay in a pool of darkening blood.
In such transparent and seemingly bottomless water, reflecting the clouds, I seemed to be floating through the air as in a balloon, and their swimming impressed me as a kind of flight or hovering, as if they were a compact flock of birds passing just beneath my level on the right or left, their fins, like sails, set all around them.
It chanced that I walked that way across the fields the following night, about the same hour, and hearing a low moaning at this spot, I drew near in the dark, and discovered the only survivor of the family that I know, the heir of both its virtues and its vices, who alone was interested in this burning, lying on his stomach and looking over the cellar wall at the still smouldering cinders beneath, muttering to himself, as is his wont.
Only Countess Helene, considering the society of such people as the Bergs beneath her, could be cruel enough to refuse such an invitation.
But within the Trinity Gateway he was so pressed to the wall by people who probably were unaware of the patriotic intentions with which he had come that in spite of all his determination he had to give in, and stop while carriages passed in, rumbling beneath the archway.
But hardly had he done so before he felt the bed rocking backwards and forwards beneath him as if it were breathing heavily and jolting.
The lieutenant colonel of hussars smiled beneath his mustache at the orderly's tone, dismounted, gave his horse to a dispatch runner, and approached Bolkonski with a slight bow.
Her chin trembled at the steady pulse of his heartbeat beneath her fingertips.
On the way back Nicholas drove at a steady pace instead of racing and kept peering by that fantastic all-transforming light into Sonya's face and searching beneath the eyebrows and mustache for his former and his present Sonya from whom he had resolved never to be parted again.
Dean stopped his Jeep beneath the trees and watched.