She slid over, cuddling close to him, her head on his pillow.
For one terrifying moment the enormity of what they had done brought her close to panic.
He took Carmen by the hand and leaned close to her ear.
Lifting the covers, he climbed into bed and moved close to her.
He pulled her close and kissed her forehead.
One evening, close to suppertime, Lisa, Tammy and Sarah were lounging around the pool.
He was standing close and she looked up into his face, acutely aware of an increasing pulse which wasn't entirely due to the dangerous situation.
Stay close to me.
Anyway, hadn't Giddon said that he wouldn't let anything happen to her as long as she was close to him?
His close proximity sent her heart racing.
In any case, his close proximity was unsettling.
She was close to realizing a lifetime goal.
He chuckled softly and tugged her close again.
She was so close to achieving her goal.
I talked to the school and they let me take the finals, since I was so close to completing school.
Ma'am, you stick close to these men.
Fritz and Royce were squatted close to the fire, probably not wanting to get far from the food.
If they all hadn't been so close, she would have thought he didn't hear the question.
The railroad is close enough now that wagons can reach it from Ashley faster than we can cross the desert.
Good, now stick close to the wagons.
Blackness engulfed them on every side, and in breathless silence they waited for the fall to end and crush them against jagged rocks or for the earth to close in on them again and bury them forever in its dreadful depths.
Swiftly they drew near to the flaming colored suns, and passed close beside them.
A flower would be pink one second, white the next, then blue or yellow; and it was the same way when they came to the plants, which had broad leaves and grew close to the ground.
"Perhaps," answered the Wizard, "it is because we are close to the center of the earth, where the attraction of gravitation is very slight.
One wicked witch named Mombi stole him and carried him away, keeping him as a prisoner.
The beast was very close to him now.
He remembered that close by his window there was a climbing vine filled with beautiful sweet flowers.
The officer began to write, but just as he finished the first word, a bomb came through the roof of the house and struck the floor close by him.
Sometimes his enemies were very close upon him.
It was so close to the sea that those who lived in it could hear the waves forever beating against the shore.
Technology marches forward—perhaps not forever, but as close to forever as we can understand.
And according to widely used estimates, roughly a third of the planet's population lives on less than two dollars a day, an amount which must be regarded as close to absolute poverty.
This was done in large part because the two powers came so close to going to war over the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Our "strong ties"—family, close friends and the like—we can always count on, but they are relatively few.
Although the bodies in the collapsed house were mangled beyond recognition, Cicero records that Simonides was able to close his eyes and recall where each banquet guest had been sitting.
It would have been difficult to find a happier child than I was as I lay in my crib at the close of that eventful day and lived over the joys it had brought me, and for the first time longed for a new day to come.
Hundreds of little sail-boats swung to and fro close by, and the sea was calm.
My dog friends seem to understand my limitations, and always keep close beside me when I am alone.
Mr. Jefferson recited the best dialogues of "Rip Van Winkle," in which the tear came close upon the smile.
In spite of the lapse of years, they seem so close to me that I should not think it strange if at any moment they should clasp my hand and speak words of endearment as they used to before they went away.
I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life, to live so sturdily and Spartan-like as to put to rout all that was not life, to cut a broad swath and shave close, to drive life into a corner, and reduce it to its lowest terms, and, if it proved to be mean, why then to get the whole and genuine meanness of it, and publish its meanness to the world; or if it were sublime, to know it by experience, and be able to give a true account of it in my next excursion.
He cut his trees level and close to the ground, that the sprouts which came up afterward might be more vigorous and a sled might slide over the stumps; and instead of leaving a whole tree to support his corded wood, he would pare it away to a slender stake or splinter which you could break off with your hand at last.
A day or two after one of them told me that they wandered about the greater part of the night, close by their own premises, and did not get home till toward morning, by which time, as there had been several heavy showers in the meanwhile, and the leaves were very wet, they were drenched to their skins.
Formerly I had come to this pond adventurously, from time to time, in dark summer nights, with a companion, and, making a fire close to the water's edge, which we thought attracted the fishes, we caught pouts with a bunch of worms strung on a thread, and when we had done, far in the night, threw the burning brands high into the air like skyrockets, which, coming down into the pond, were quenched with a loud hissing, and we were suddenly groping in total darkness.
Sometimes, after staying in a village parlor till the family had all retired, I have returned to the woods, and, partly with a view to the next day's dinner, spent the hours of midnight fishing from a boat by moonlight, serenaded by owls and foxes, and hearing, from time to time, the creaking note of some unknown bird close at hand.
One of the next arrivals was a stout, heavily built young man with close-cropped hair, spectacles, the light-colored breeches fashionable at that time, a very high ruffle, and a brown dress coat.
Prince Hippolyte stood close to the pretty, pregnant princess, and stared fixedly at her through his eyeglass.
Sonya, shaking off some down which clung to her and tucking away the verses in the bosom of her dress close to her bony little chest, ran after Natasha down the passage into the sitting room with flushed face and light, joyous steps.
These men pressed close to the wall to let Pierre and Anna Mikhaylovna pass and did not evince the least surprise at seeing them there.
The maid with the decanter in her haste had not closed the door (everything in the house was done in haste at that time), and Pierre and Anna Mikhaylovna in passing instinctively glanced into the room, where Prince Vasili and the eldest princess were sitting close together talking.