Petya took off his wet clothes, gave them to be dried, and at once began helping the officers to fix up the dinner table.
She could wear men's clothes and crack that whip all she wanted, but she was still a woman at heart - and he knew it.
When computers are in your clothes, medicine, eyeglasses, wallet, tires, walls, makeup, jewelry, cookware, tennis shoes, binoculars, and everything else you own, those things will do more than you can imagine—the stuff of science fiction.
We think that we can change our clothes only.
Then, on Christmas morning when everyone is awake, we lounge around in our night clothes while we open presents.
As soon as she retrieved her purse and clothes, she could call Connie to come get her.
Oh sure, and if I started taking my clothes off, you'd tell me to stop, right?
She grabbed the clothes and started for the suitcase again, and he slammed the lid down.
She noted the worn but relatively new clothes that clung to his lean frame.
On the top of a pile of clothes lay a flower and note.
Soon the little stranger was clad in the warm clothes; the dry soft blanket was wrapped around him; and he was laid on the children's bed.
You have stolen my clothes and have given me these ugly things.
A little man in Russian civilian clothes rode out from the ranks, and by his clothes and manner of speaking Pierre at once knew him to be a French salesman from one of the Moscow shops.
She brushed leaves from her clothes and slowly walked up the drive.
She grabbed a handful of clothes from the drawer and threw them into the suitcase.
He calmly picked the clothes up and put them back in the drawer.
That evening, she climbed from her wagon and beat the dust from her clothes with her hat.
In the closets he discovered many fancy costumes of rich velvets and brocades, and one of the attendants told him to dress himself in any of the clothes that pleased him and to be prepared to dine with the Princess and Dorothy in an hour's time.
"Think what your mother would say if she saw you in the clothes of a poor man's son." said the cardinal.
Man has invented, not only houses, but clothes and cooked food; and possibly from the accidental discovery of the warmth of fire, and the consequent use of it, at first a luxury, arose the present necessity to sit by it.
They are no better than wooden horses to hang the clean clothes on.
I have heard of a dog that barked at every stranger who approached his master's premises with clothes on, but was easily quieted by a naked thief.
I say, beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.
There lay his old clothes curled up by use, as if they were himself, upon his raised plank bed.
They followed Prince Dolgorukov out into the corridor and met--coming out of the door of the Emperor's room by which Dolgorukov had entered--a short man in civilian clothes with a clever face and sharply projecting jaw which, without spoiling his face, gave him a peculiar vivacity and shiftiness of expression.
In his civilian clothes and a round hat, he wandered about the town, staring at the French and their uniforms and at the streets and houses where the Russian and French Emperors were staying.
There he found so many people, among them officers who, like himself, had come in civilian clothes, that he had difficulty in getting a dinner.
The visitor was Bitski, who served on various committees, frequented all the societies in Petersburg, and a passionate devotee of the new ideas and of Speranski, and a diligent Petersburg newsmonger--one of those men who choose their opinions like their clothes according to the fashion, but who for that very reason appear to be the warmest partisans.
After arranging his clothes, he took the pistol and was about to go out.
Clothes, saddles, reins, were all wet, slippery, and sodden, like the ground and the fallen leaves that strewed the road.
The clothes on him--poor stuff!
A shell tore up the earth two paces from Pierre and he looked around with a smile as he brushed from his clothes some earth it had thrown up.
I want peasant clothes and a pistol, said Pierre, unexpectedly blushing.
The count will be calling and there's nobody there; go and gather the clothes together.
The hussars and Cossacks crowded round the prisoners; one offered them clothes, another boots, and a third bread.
Terenty, when he had helped him undress and wished him good night, often lingered with his master's boots in his hands and clothes over his arm, to see whether he would not start a talk.
And Terenty would begin talking of the destruction of Moscow, and of the old count, and would stand for a long time holding the clothes and talking, or sometimes listening to Pierre's stories, and then would go out into the hall with a pleasant sense of intimacy with his master and affection for him.
As we hastened through the long grass toward the hammock, the grasshoppers swarmed about us and fastened themselves on our clothes, and I remember that my teacher insisted upon picking them all off before we sat down, which seemed to me an unnecessary waste of time.
She had a trunk and clothes for Nancy, and her comment was, "Now Nancy will go to party."
Beside, clothes introduced sewing, a kind of work which you may call endless; a woman's dress, at least, is never done.
At length, as I leaned with my elbow on the bench one day, it ran up my clothes, and along my sleeve, and round and round the paper which held my dinner, while I kept the latter close, and dodged and played at bopeep with it; and when at last I held still a piece of cheese between my thumb and finger, it came and nibbled it, sitting in my hand, and afterward cleaned its face and paws, like a fly, and walked away.
I remembered the story of a conceited fellow, who, in fine clothes, was wont to lounge about the village once, giving advice to workmen.