The talking instantly ceased, hats and caps were doffed, and all eyes were raised to the count.
He ceased pacing and cocked his head to the side.
Kiki ceased pacing and stared at the walls.
A human's reaction to him never ceased to intrigue him.
The family ceased talking as she appeared.
Dean never ceased to marvel at the difference of high mountain snow from the heavy, wet precipitation of the East and the endless problems it caused with man and auto.
The man at the center of attention ceased screaming and lowered his head, panting.
He reached it as it ceased ringing.
He ceased walking and gripped her by both arms, maneuvering her to stand before him.
Brutus ceased his snarling, but he continued to keep a wary eye on Alex.
Their quiet talking ceased, and they looked at her.
On seeing the crowd and the bloodstained man the workman ceased speaking, and with eager curiosity all the bootmakers joined the moving crowd.
She ceased walking to wait for them to move down the hallway.
At her entrance, those in the nearest circle with Ne'Rin ceased their activity and bowed, then stood in a line and waited.
When his lips found hers, the world ceased to exist around them.
Gabriel met his gaze, and Rhyn ceased pacing. Sensing his urgency, Gabriel stood.
When his arms surrounded her, the world outside them ceased to exist.
The fingers ceased their massage and he took her arm, leading her to a dry rock.
Her hands ceased quivering as she ran them across his chest, over his firm shoulders and shapely arms before returning to his chest.
I created you long before I ceased to exist by morphing a part of my soul with yours.
Sarah immediately ceased thrashing, but Jackson's control took longer.
It was one of those moments when the world ceased to exist around them.
He ceased to be viceroy of Sicily in 1678.
The rough track he followed ceased to exist, as if the vehicle had become airborne in its terrible fall.
She ceased squirming when her pursuers passed below them.
Her pacing ceased, her throat tightening at the thought of spurning him.
Though it never ceased to influence individual thinkers, it had handed on to Condillac its popularity with the masses.
During the following centuries Istakhr gradually declines, until, as a city, it ceased to exist.
I knew that I had ceased to be my mother's only darling, and the thought filled me with jealousy.
But suddenly the dimples ceased, for they were produced by the perch, which the noise of my oars had seared into the depths, and I saw their schools dimly disappearing; so I spent a dry afternoon after all.
When her body ceased convulsing from an orgasm, she'd kissed him with tenderness and asked him how she could make him as happy.
Rhyn ceased pacing, and Erik frowned.
As early as 1553 he had ceased to trust Sylvester and Adashev, owing to their extraordinary backwardness in supporting the claims of his infant son to the throne while he himself lay at the point of death.
On the death of the amir Avicenna ceased to be vizier, and hid himself in the house of an apothecary, where, with intense assiduity, he continued the composition of his works.
But he never ceased to exercise an independent judgment, and his work on St Paul, which appeared in 1855, was the result of much original reflection and inquiry.
He had two brothers who served and died in India, and he never ceased to take a deep and practical interest in Indian affairs.
In earlier life he had been a zealous student of Kant and Hegel, and to the end he never ceased to cultivate the philosophic spirit; but he had little confidence in metaphysical systems, and sought rather to translate philosophy into the wisdom of life.
Since the state endowment ceased the average income of ministers from their congregations has considerably increased.
In 1782 the presbyteries of the Associate and Reformed churches united, forming the Associate and Reformed Synod of North America; but as there were a few dissenters in both bodies the older Associate and Reformed Presbyteries remained as separate units - the Associate Presbytery continued to exist under the same name until 1801, when it became the Associate Synod of North America; in 1818 it ceased to be subordinate to the Scotch General Synod.
Walmer Castle was for long the official residence of the lord warden, but has, since the resignation of Lord Curzon in 1903, ceased to be so used, and those portions of it which are of historic interest are now open to the public. George, prince of Wales (lord warden, 1903-1907), was the first lord warden of royal blood since the office was held by George, prince of Denmark, consort of Queen Anne.
After the vigorous reaction has ceased and all the sodium has been used up, the mass is thrown into dilute hydrochloric acid, when the soluble sodium salts go into solution, and the insoluble boron remains as a brown powder, which may by filtered off and dried.
The list of explorers since 1875 is a long one; but after Forrest's and Giles's expeditions the main object ceased to be the discovery of pastoral country: a new zest had been added to the cause of exploration, and most of the smaller expeditions concerned themselves with the search for gold.
I ceased making the sound "wah-wah" only when I learned to spell the word.
Soon even my childish voice was stilled, because I had ceased to hear any sound.
I had this advantage, at least, in my mode of life, over those who were obliged to look abroad for amusement, to society and the theatre, that my life itself was become my amusement and never ceased to be novel.
Boris and Natasha were at the other window and ceased talking when Vera entered.
In the midst of the service the voices of the priests suddenly ceased, they whispered to one another, and the old servant who was holding the count's hand got up and said something to the ladies.
The chanting of the service ceased, and the voice of the priest was heard respectfully congratulating the dying man on having received the sacrament.
The enemy ceased firing, and that stern, threatening, inaccessible, and intangible line which separates two hostile armies was all the more clearly felt.
As soon as Prince Andrew began to demonstrate the defects of the latter and the merits of his own plan, Prince Dolgorukov ceased to listen to him and gazed absent-mindedly not at the map, but at Prince Andrew's face.
The French, who had ceased firing at this field strewn with dead and wounded where there was no one left to fire at, on seeing an adjutant riding over it trained a gun on him and fired several shots.
Toward evening he ceased moaning and became quite still.
The screaming ceased, and a few more seconds went by.
Prince Andrew ran to the door; the scream ceased and he heard the wail of an infant.
Princess Mary had ceased taking lessons in mathematics from her father, and when the old prince was at home went to his study with the wet nurse and little Prince Nicholas (as his grandfather called him).
In the midst of a phrase he ceased speaking and suddenly felt tears choking him, a thing he had thought impossible for him.
He ceased keeping a diary, avoided the company of the Brothers, began going to the club again, drank a great deal, and came once more in touch with the bachelor sets, leading such a life that the Countess Helene thought it necessary to speak severely to him about it.
Boris, coolly looking at Helene's dazzling bare shoulders which emerged from a dark, gold-embroidered, gauze gown, talked to her of old acquaintances and at the same time, unaware of it himself and unnoticed by others, never for an instant ceased to observe the Emperor who was in the same room.
Returning from the yard, the doctor told his wife (who had ceased to smile so happily, and looked at him in alarm, awaiting her sentence) that the rain had ceased and they must go to sleep in their covered cart, or everything in it would be stolen.
Day was breaking, the rain had ceased, and the clouds were dispersing.
Natasha's grief began to be overlaid by the impressions of daily life, it ceased to press so painfully on her heart, it gradually faded into the past, and she began to recover physically.
The latter in Pierre's presence had ceased to be caustic, and his face expressed perplexity as to what Julie's smile might mean.
The first shots had not yet ceased to reverberate before others rang out and yet more were heard mingling with and overtaking one another.
Kutuzov ceased chewing and fixed an astonished gaze on Wolzogen, as if not understanding what was said to him.
Talk was rarely heard in the ranks, and it ceased altogether every time the thud of a successful shot and the cry of "stretchers!" was heard.
Natasha quietly repeated her question, and her face and whole manner were so serious, though she was still holding the ends of her handkerchief, that the major ceased smiling and after some reflection-- as if considering in how far the thing was possible--replied in the affirmative.
She knew that Natasha loved no one but Prince Andrew and had never ceased to love him.
"You see, brothers..." said he when the shouts had ceased... and all at once his voice and the expression of his face changed.
He ceased speaking and bowed his head as if in perplexity.
People ceased to kill one another, and this event was accompanied by its justification in the necessity for a centralization of power, resistance to Europe, and so on.
It ceased and began to ring again.
Her body ceased shaking, and her confusion faded, replaced by the hum of the bond between them.
Andre ceased talking, and she realized he'd been speaking while she ogled Gabriel.
The two German women sharing her room ceased talking when she entered and looked her over before one said in halting English, "You're American."
He ceased drinking, but still allowed venom to flow freely until she finally loosened her grip, exhausted.
Norfolk had all but ceased trying to locate the ex-World Wide employee, but Dean still considered him a missing piece in the puzzle and wanted to talk to the man.
The rival philosopher, who believes water to be continuous and without spaces between its particles, has a greater difficulty in accounting for the disappearance of the sugar; he would probably say that the sugar, and the water also, had ceased to exist, and that a new continuous substance had been formed from them, but he could offer no picture of how this change had taken place.
His opponent would be disposed to say that the iodine and the mercury ceased to exist when the red powder was formed, that they were components but not constituents of it.
Here he seems to have been so much impressed with Waynflete, that at Michaelmas, 1441, Waynflete ceased to be headmaster of Winchester.
The definition once proclaimed, controversies rapidly ceased; the bishops who wer: among the minority one after the other formulated their loyal adhesion to the Catholic dogma.
Its origin is connected with the establishment of the salt-marshes.
I have never ceased to enjoy this pastime.
And when the sound died quite away, and the hum had ceased, and the most favorable breezes told no tale, I knew that they had got the last drone of them all safely into the Middlesex hive, and that now their minds were bent on the honey with which it was smeared.
At length the old hound burst into view with muzzle to the ground, and snapping the air as if possessed, and ran directly to the rock; but, spying the dead fox, she suddenly ceased her hounding as if struck dumb with amazement, and walked round and round him in silence; and one by one her pups arrived, and, like their mother, were sobered into silence by the mystery.
Ferapontov's wife, who till then had not ceased wailing under the shed, became quiet and with the baby in her arms went to the gate, listening to the sounds and looking in silence at the people.
He moved away when she ceased drinking, back to the corner.
Just as he was going to open it the sounds ceased, the door opened, and Kutuzov with his eagle nose and puffy face appeared in the doorway.
Next day the countess called Boris aside and had a talk with him, after which he ceased coming to the Rostovs'.
The Emperor ceased speaking, the crowd began pressing round him, and rapturous exclamations were heard from all sides.
Only when the victim ceased to struggle and his cries changed to a long- drawn, measured death rattle did the crowd around his prostrate, bleeding corpse begin rapidly to change places.
The scraping ceased, and her quickened breathing reached his ears.
By this time he had ceased to devote himself to pure mathematics, and in company with his friends Mersenne and Mydorge was deeply interested in the theory of the refraction of light, and in the practical work of grinding glasses of the best shape suitable for optical instruments.
His sobs ceased, he pointed to his eyes, and Tikhon, understanding him, wiped away the tears.
Thus in the Sandwich Islands the god Oro gave his oracles through a priest who "ceased to act or speak as a voluntary agent, but with his limbs convulsed, his features distorted and terrific, his eyes wild and strained, he would roll on the ground roaming at the mouth, and reveal the will of the god in shrill cries and sounds violent and indistinct, which the attending priests duly interpreted to the people."
By the law of 1905 all the churches ceased to be recognized or supported by the state and became entirely separated therefrom, while the adherents of all creeds were permitted to form associations for public worship (associations cultuelles), upon which the expenses of maintenance were from that time to devolve.