She caught her breath and swung at him.
It may be translated into every language, and not only be read but actually breathed from all human lips;--not be represented on canvas or in marble only, but be carved out of the breath of life itself.
Every breath rattled, and she coughed in her sleep.
She squirmed from his arms; her breath coming in short gasps.
A whisper soft movement in the night alerted her, and she held her breath, straining her eyes into the darkness.
All my early lessons have in them the breath of the woods--the fine, resinous odour of pine needles, blended with the perfume of wild grapes.
Carmen drew a slow breath and glanced self-consciously at Dulce and Alondra.
Taking a deep ragged breath, she turned away from the car.
You'll stop fighting when the breath is gone from your body!
As the little Wizard turned to follow them he felt a hot breath against his cheek and heard a low, fierce growl.
There was not a breath of wind to stir the young leaves on the trees.
Men come tamely home at night only from the next field or street, where their household echoes haunt, and their life pines because it breathes its own breath over again; their shadows, morning and evening, reach farther than their daily steps.
Out of breath, he took the laughing child quickly from his shoulder and pressed her to his heart.
"My breath is bad," she said, squirming in his arms.
"Oh," she let her breath out quickly in relief.
Lisa rolled over, coughing and gagging, unable to get enough breath at a time to fill her lungs.
He led the way to the door, all the while muttering something under his breath about something being stupid.
He grabbed her arm, his breath warm against her cheek.
She caught her breath and stared up at him.
But they were in great numbers, and the Champion could not shout much because he had to save his breath for fighting.
Her voice has an aspirate quality; there seems always to be too much breath for the amount of tone.
And the excited, alien face of that man, his bayonet hanging down, holding his breath, and running so lightly, frightened Rostov.
Her heart was racing and her breath came quickly.
She held her breath while she tugged at the window, letting it out in a sigh of relief when the sash lifted quietly.
His breath suddenly changed to short bursts.
As soon as the breath of evening does not suffice longer to preserve them, then the nature of man does not differ much from that of the brute.
Prince Andrew, out of breath with his rapid ride, spoke quickly.
She stood with her slender arms hanging down, her scarcely defined bosom rising and falling regularly, and with bated breath and glittering, frightened eyes gazed straight before her, evidently prepared for the height of joy or misery.
In the middle of the cotillion, having completed one of the figures, Natasha, still out of breath, was returning to her seat when another dancer chose her.
Then she sighed loudly and, catching her breath more and more quickly, began to sob.
At the same moment Natasha, without drawing breath, screamed joyously, ecstatically, and so piercingly that it set everyone's ear tingling.
He looked at her without moving and saw that she wanted to draw a deep breath after stooping, but refrained from doing so and breathed cautiously.
It is a mirror which no stone can crack, whose quicksilver will never wear off, whose gilding Nature continually repairs; no storms, no dust, can dim its surface ever fresh;--a mirror in which all impurity presented to it sinks, swept and dusted by the sun's hazy brush--this the light dust-cloth--which retains no breath that is breathed on it, but sends its own to float as clouds high above its surface, and be reflected in its bosom still.
First he spun her round, holding her now with his left, now with his right hand, then falling on one knee he twirled her round him, and again jumping up, dashed so impetuously forward that it seemed as if he would rush through the whole suite of rooms without drawing breath, and then he suddenly stopped and performed some new and unexpected steps.
With bated breath and beating heart he moved toward the Rhetor (by which name the brother who prepared a seeker for entrance into the Brotherhood was known).
Nicholas did not take his eyes off his sister and drew breath in time with her.
She caught her breath and turned on Bordeaux.
His breath warmed the back of her neck with long relaxed puffs.
When the ache had left her legs numb, and her breath was no longer coming in gasps, they started out again - across sand dunes - up and down.
Her breath escaped in an unexpected sigh.
Lisa caught her breath and stared in amazement.
Connie caught her breath So you were the one who told him how to get to the house.