It's a large and busy hotel.
I do not wish to be any more busy with my hands than is necessary.
Sitting beside her in the car, I describe what I see from the window--hills and valleys and the rivers; cotton-fields and gardens in which strawberries, peaches, pears, melons, and vegetables are growing; herds of cows and horses feeding in broad meadows, and flocks of sheep on the hillside; the cities with their churches and schools, hotels and warehouses, and the occupations of the busy people.
He followed the man with eyes as green as the moss in the corner of his room down the busy hallways, unaffected by the men who spit on him or shoved him as he went.
It's too busy at Bird Song and I've been—goofing off all morning.
On her next visit to the ranch, Adrienne arrived to find Mrs. Marsh busy cooking lunch.
Gabriel left for the Caribbean Sanctuary, where the book possessed by a long dead Oracle was busy scribbling notes about the Present.
Maybe he was angry, or maybe he was busy scouting.
He'd been too busy to eat again today since the sandwich she made him for breakfast.
He is very busy with Tessa tonight, do you think?
Beside the nurse who was busy collecting equipment, there was a man in a suit standing by the door.
The third room was for Howie who was busy on the telephone when four of us arrived.
Martha sat at her desk, busy with files and paper work, a scowl on her face.
She went to the main strip, where the pubs were not yet busy in the early evening.
Dinner was a quiet affair, cooked by the returning Fred O'Connor—hamburgers, a tad over-broiled, but the Deans appreciated the effort as they were busy with Bird Song's other chores.
You know me: I am busy from morning till night and abstemious, so of course I am well.
The whole summer, from spring sowing to harvest, he was busy with the work on his farm.
She was too traumatized and he too busy to deal with another source of drama.
They were too busy distrusting one another and, for whatever reason, trying to con the other out of the mine.
The phone was as busy as the Bird Song household this Monday morning.
For the first week after he regained his voice, they were all so busy enjoying the return to normal life that Carmen forgot about his father.
But I suppose he is very busy now.
"Michael Ivanovich!" cried the old prince to the architect who, busy with his roast meat, hoped he had been forgotten: "Didn't I tell you Buonaparte was a great tactician?
But think, Andrew: for a young society woman to be buried in the country during the best years of her life, all alone--for Papa is always busy, and I... well, you know what poor resources I have for entertaining a woman used to the best society.
Send him to the devil, I'm busy! he shouted to Lavrushka, who went up to him not in the least abashed.
Weyrother, with the gesture of a man too busy to lose a moment, glanced at Kutuzov and, having convinced himself that he was asleep, took up a paper and in a loud, monotonous voice began to read out the dispositions for the impending battle, under a heading which he also read out:
Six-month old Dandy nickered to his mother, but Casper was busy talking to Princess and Dawn.
A coloring book and crayons kept her busy while they worked and talked.
I was so busy following the road map I made so many years ago that I didn't notice it was outdated.
Hundreds of printed reports covered our premises like a winter blizzard making us look as busy as a toy store at Christmas.
Boston is great but it's incredibly busy all the time.
"Always busy," replied Michael Ivanovich with a respectfully ironic smile which caused Princess Mary to turn pale.
He has been reading a little, but now"--Michael Ivanovich went on, lowering his voice--"now he's at his desk, busy with his will, I expect."
He tried to pass either in front of them or to the right or left, but there were soldiers everywhere, all with the same preoccupied expression and busy with some unseen but evidently important task.
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
But despite her grief, or perhaps just because of it, she took on herself all the difficult work of directing the storing and packing of their things and was busy for whole days.
Sonya too was busy all this time, but the aim of her efforts was quite different from Natasha's.
In cellars and storerooms similar men were busy among the provisions, and in the yards unlocking or breaking open coach house and stable doors, lighting fires in kitchens and kneading and baking bread with rolled-up sleeves, and cooking; or frightening, amusing, or caressing women and children.
He was always busy, and only at night allowed himself conversation--of which he was fond--and songs.
Cossacks were crowding about a hut, busy with something.
Another section amid the regimental wagons and horses which were standing in a group was busy getting out caldrons and rye biscuit, and feeding the horses.
The stars, as if knowing that no one was looking at them, began to disport themselves in the dark sky: now flaring up, now vanishing, now trembling, they were busy whispering something gladsome and mysterious to one another.