It was late day-three by our calculations when we broke through.
Whips cracked, hoofs slipped, traces broke, and lungs were strained with shouting.
"Your... your excellency," stammered Alpatych and broke into sobs.
The fire broke out alongside, and blew our way, the maid called out 'Fire!' and we rushed to collect our things.
The regiment broke up into companies, which went to their appointed quarters near Braunau, where they hoped to receive boots and clothes and to rest after their hard marches.
They broke off and rose as she entered.
"Faster!" came the word of command, and Rostov felt Rook's flanks drooping as he broke into a gallop.
A timid voice broke into their lovemaking.
From the time they broke up, she knew it could come to this if he were left to his own devices.
Yet it was Spencer who broke the silence first.
Across the lake, the beginning glow of from the late summer sun broke through the low clouds, signaling an end to the rain.
Howie broke out in a sweat when he thought about actually witnessing a killing.
Once Howie was under, he broke a record for duration; one hour and eighteen minutes.
I said, but he broke in in mid-sentence.
Someone broke into her place for god's sake!
This Bryce guy was probably the one who got a hold of the contest letter from Julie and broke into her apartment.
While the hum of the machines broke up the silence of the room, I was making zero progress.
Then he lifted his head, stretched his neck as if he intended to say something, but immediately, with affected indifference, began to hum to himself, producing a queer sound which immediately broke off.
On the thirtieth he attacked Mortier's division, which was on the left bank, and broke it up.
They broke up two squares, your excellency.
They are the same battalions you broke at Hollabrunn and have pursued ever since to this place.
He flung down the slab, broke it, and swooping down on her with outstretched hands shouted, "Get out!" in such a terrible voice that the whole house heard it with horror.
Prince Andrew sighed and broke the seal of another envelope.
"All is over," he thought, and a cold sweat broke out on his forehead.
Prince Andrew, glancing at Pierre, broke the silence now and then with remarks which showed that he was in a good temper.
A thaw had set in, it was muddy and cold, the ice on the river broke, and the roads became impassable.
Who is it that's starving us? shouted Denisov, hitting the table with the fist of his newly bled arm so violently that the table nearly broke down and the tumblers on it jumped about.
He looked round more frequently toward her, and broke off in what he was saying.
The sounds of both packs mingled and broke apart again, but both were becoming more distant.
Her voice broke, tears gushed from her eyes, and she turned quickly to hide them and left the room.
"Only, for Christ's sake..." the girl went on, as Natasha, without thinking, mechanically broke the seal and read a love letter from Anatole, of which, without taking in a word, she understood only that it was a letter from him--from the man she loved.
She refused to go away and her father's fury broke over her in a terrible storm.
Tongues of flame here and there broke through that cloud.
At the Troitsa monastery the Rostovs first broke their journey for a whole day.
On the fourth day fires broke out on the Zubovski rampart.
"Mary, you know the Gosp..." but he broke off.
While listening to the officer's report Konovnitsyn broke the seal and read the dispatch.
But, noticing his mistake, he broke off short and, with a frown, greeted Dolokhov as a stranger, asking what he could do for him.
When the bridges broke down, unarmed soldiers, people from Moscow and women with children who were with the French transport, all--carried on by vis inertiae-- pressed forward into boats and into the ice-covered water and did not, surrender.
Though Princess Mary and Natasha were evidently glad to see their visitor and though all Pierre's interest was now centered in that house, by the evening they had talked over everything and the conversation passed from one trivial topic to another and repeatedly broke off.
Count Ilya Rostov died that same year and, as always happens, after the father's death the family group broke up.
Every word of Pierre's burned into his heart, and with a nervous movement of his fingers he unconsciously broke the sealing wax and quill pens his hands came upon on his uncle's table.