She held her hands up in a circle to demonstrate.
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.
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 scent of sea was in the air, a rough circle of lighter darkness before her.
She stared at the ground in the center of the circle, emotions building within her.
Propertius had a large number of friends and acquaintances, chiefly literary, belonging to the circle of Maecenas.
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.
Moreover, his whole attention was engrossed by watching the family circle--separated from all else-- formed by the men in the battery.
It was a silver coin, warmed by his skin, with a circle of cuneiform symbols surrounding a star with two arrows.
She turned, doing a pirouette—a full circle, hand shading her eyes like an Indian scout.
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.
She blinked and stepped away as he began to circle the table.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
He looked attentively around at the circle of officers, recognizing several of them.
Yet as the world began to open beyond her little circle, she realized that he had been open about his interest all along.
Get those mules inside the circle of wagons and be ready for trouble.
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.
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!
I drove slowly around the circle to make sure the site previously occupied by the California motor home was indeed vacant.
I'll be watching the wolves circle you.
His hands skimmed her arms to circle her and rest at the small of her back.
She drew a circle in the air.
Its publication placed him in the first rank of contemporary poets, and amongst other things procured him admission to the literary circle of Maecenas.
But this circle never attained to the unity of a philosophical school.
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.
Eyes on the ground, she retraced their steps until she found the circle she'd drawn.
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.
Tables and pillows stretched as far as she could see to create a massive circle she assumed was large enough to seat the crowd.
She watched him circle the table and twisted to see where he went.
The dhjan nishani-- king's lifemate-- would complete the circle of Anshan's life force.
Pierre went up to the circle that had formed round the speaker and listened.
Many persons withdrew from the circle, noticing the senator's sarcastic smile and the freedom of Pierre's remarks.