The torches around the circle were lit.
She walked in a circle until she found the strongest of the energy patterns in the vicinity and paused above it.
She absently drew a circle in the sand.
She held her hands up in a circle to demonstrate.
She drew a circle in the air.
It was a rough circle about four feet in diameter.
The scent of sea was in the air, a rough circle of lighter darkness before her.
Outside the circle of light lay a small form, and a sweep of the flashlight revealed fur with copper highlights.
Propertius had a large number of friends and acquaintances, chiefly literary, belonging to the circle of Maecenas.
In the French circle of Helene and Rumyantsev the reports of the cruelty of the enemy and of the war were contradicted and all Napoleon's attempts at conciliation were discussed.
She stared at the ground in the center of the circle, emotions building within her.
In that circle they discountenanced those who advised hurried preparations for a removal to Kazan of the court and the girls' educational establishments under the patronage of the Dowager Empress.
The car made one more circle in the road and then lunged at the cliff.
With his brain still churning from the phone conversation, it took sometime before his eyes focused on a penciled circle on one of the articles.
I made it to the circle park at the head of Main Street and drank in the sunshine on a park bench.
She felt it circle her, prod her, and retreat.
The man at the center of the circle shifted.
In the middle of the circle was a large teardrop-shaped flower garden.
It was a silver coin, warmed by his skin, with a circle of cuneiform symbols surrounding a star with two arrows.
I'll be watching the wolves circle you.
She turned, doing a pirouette—a full circle, hand shading her eyes like an Indian scout.
The movements seemed to start there, circle around the lake then drop, as if there was an invisible wall.
Coming up behind her, he grasped her waist and pulled her into the circle of his arms.
Turning in a full circle, Gabe waited for a sign the deity still sought him.
At her entrance, those in the nearest circle with Ne'Rin ceased their activity and bowed, then stood in a line and waited.
She made a circle around the carcass looking for tracks and finally found one.
He crouched next to the circle Jenn had drawn around the portal.
As he drew her into the circle of his arms, she followed his steps, wrapping her arms around his neck.
He took his stand on the forward deck, while the robber sailors stood in a half circle before him, anxious to listen to his song.
Prince Andrew, in the white uniform of a cavalry colonel, wearing stockings and dancing shoes, stood looking animated and bright in the front row of the circle not far from the Rostovs.
The bees circle round a queenless hive in the hot beams of the midday sun as gaily as around the living hives; from a distance it smells of honey like the others, and bees fly in and out in the same way.
He looked attentively around at the circle of officers, recognizing several of them.
I'll be watching the wolves circle you.
His hands skimmed her arms to circle her and rest at the small of her back.
What remains to be done is, not to explain how such a world manages to be what it is, nor how we came to form these notions, but merely this - to expel from the circle and totality of our conceptions those abstract notions which are inconsistent and jarring, or to remodel and define them so that they may constitute a consistent and harmonious view.
She was visited by the members of the French embassy and by many belonging to that circle and noted for their intellect and polished manners.
The prince's house did not belong to what is known as fashionable society, but his little circle--though not much talked about in town-- was one it was more flattering to be received in than any other.
Moreover, his whole attention was engrossed by watching the family circle--separated from all else-- formed by the men in the battery.
And at once, as a clock begins to strike and chime as soon as the minute hand has completed a full circle, this change was shown by an increased activity, whirring, and chiming in the higher spheres.
Yet as the world began to open beyond her little circle, she realized that he had been open about his interest all along.
They each went to their assigned wagon and lit a match, tossing it inside the wagon and moving away from the circle almost in unison.
Tables and pillows stretched as far as she could see to create a massive circle she assumed was large enough to seat the crowd.
The partner, the younger of the two, began to circle to his left.
Deidre and Toby stood. Katie started forward, only for the rumbling ground to drive her to her knees. Horrified, she saw the chasm form a rough circle around them, trapping them on a small island surrounded by football field wide trees and chasms too wide to jump.
The two books mentioned remained unnoticed by the reading public, and Lotze first became known to a larger circle through a series of works which aimed at establishing in the study of the physical and mental phenomena of the human organism in its normal and diseased states the same general principles which had been adopted in the investigation of inorganic phenomena.
But this circle never attained to the unity of a philosophical school.
Its publication placed him in the first rank of contemporary poets, and amongst other things procured him admission to the literary circle of Maecenas.
He led them within another but smaller circle of hedge, where grew one large and beautiful bush.
"Now, Princess," exclaimed the Wizard, "those of your advisors who wished to throw us into the Garden of Clinging Vines must step within this circle of light.
"To-morrow to the chase!" was their good-night shout as the circle of merry friends broke up for the night.
The whistle of the locomotive penetrates my woods summer and winter, sounding like the scream of a hawk sailing over some farmer's yard, informing me that many restless city merchants are arriving within the circle of the town, or adventurous country traders from the other side.
Our voyaging is only great-circle sailing, and the doctors prescribe for diseases of the skin merely.
The vicomte was a nice-looking young man with soft features and polished manners, who evidently considered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of the circle in which he found himself.
Drawing rooms, gossip, balls, vanity, and triviality--these are the enchanted circle I cannot escape from.
Bilibin was a man of thirty-five, a bachelor, and of the same circle as Prince Andrew.
A little later when he went up to the large circle, Anna Pavlovna said to him: "I hear you are refitting your Petersburg house?"
Under cover of obtaining help of this kind for another, which from pride he would never accept for himself, he kept in touch with the circle which confers success and which attracted him.
In the third circle, Naryshkin was speaking of the meeting of the Austrian Council of War at which Suvorov crowed like a cock in reply to the nonsense talked by the Austrian generals.
Having talked for a little while in the general circle, Speranski rose and coming up to Prince Andrew took him along to the other end of the room.
The largest of these was the French circle of the Napoleonic alliance, the circle of Count Rumyantsev and Caulaincourt.
All the domestic circle, tutors, governesses, and guests, were already at the tea table.
Pierre went up to the circle that had formed round the speaker and listened.
In Helene's circle the war in general was regarded as a series of formal demonstrations which would very soon end in peace, and the view prevailed expressed by Bilibin--who now in Petersburg was quite at home in Helene's house, which every clever man was obliged to visit--that not by gunpowder but by those who invented it would matters be settled.
Anna Pavlovna's circle on the contrary was enraptured by this enthusiasm and spoke of it as Plutarch speaks of the deeds of the ancients.
Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.
The twenty-four sharpshooters with discharged muskets, standing in the center of the circle, ran back to their places as the companies passed by.
Willarski felt dull in Orel and was pleased to meet a man of his own circle and, as he supposed, of similar interests.
I drove slowly around the circle to make sure the site previously occupied by the California motor home was indeed vacant.
There was no way for her to measure the size of the chamber, for the darkness inside was more impenetrable than night, with the exception of a circle of light ten meters from the door.
Darkyn waited for her in the circle that stretched about five meters across.
We learned that those outside of this circle are less likely to be concerned about the appearance of the child.
She bristled, feeling as if she'd been sentenced to nothing more than a sewing circle for good little wives.
She watched him circle the table and twisted to see where he went.
Two men populated each circle, sparring with each other, while the other two or three watched.
As she emerged from the barn, one of the forms was nearing the circle of light.
The wild dogs were gathering around the circle of light now, and two of them boldly began to devour Penny.
Eyes on the ground, she retraced their steps until she found the circle she'd drawn.
Then circle 'round them and come back again.
Thus they circle until they fall upon the recent trail of a fox, for a wise hound will forsake everything else for this.
The highest Petersburg society was assembled there: people differing widely in age and character but alike in the social circle to which they belonged.
I'm going to circle back to see what might be there. Rest for a few minutes.
She blinked and stepped away as he began to circle the table.
To the former he owes his appreciation of exact investigation and a complete knowledge of the aims of science, to the latter an equal admiration for the great circle of ideas which had been diffused by the teaching of Fichte, Schelling and Hegel.
Sometimes one would circle round and round me in the woods a few feet distant as if tethered by a string, when probably I was near its eggs.
Zhilinski evidently did not receive this new Russian person very willingly into his circle and did not speak to Rostov.
Bordeaux stood and moved around the fire, careful to keep outside the circle of light.
Get those mules inside the circle of wagons and be ready for trouble.
Sitting on a secluded site at the far side of the circle, on the outside, sat a mid-sized Pace Arrow motor home with California Plates!
As the camper was on the wooded side of the circle, there was no simple access to the rear.
Lines had been drawn on the grass, large squares like those used for wrestling, with a circle in the center.
She reached the circle where A'Ran fought and joined the observers.
On his return to Moscow from the army, Nicholas Rostov was welcomed by his home circle as the best of sons, a hero, and their darling Nikolenka; by his relations as a charming, attractive, and polite young man; by his acquaintances as a handsome lieutenant of hussars, a good dancer, and one of the best matches in the city.
Everything that reminded him of his past was repugnant to him, and so in his relations with that former circle he confined himself to trying to do his duty and not to be unfair.