Several years of confusion followed.
She'd hoped sleep would remove some of her confusion from her night.
Confusion and rage blinded him, and he threw himself into the battle, not noticing the nicks and bruises his opponents inflicted upon him.
He met her gaze and saw the confusion that crossed her features.
Confusion replaced Jackson's horror.
His body went rigid, and confusion crossed his features.
She responded, her sorrow and confusion feeding her need.
First, he felt utter confusion, then anger.
Her eyes went to it, and he saw confusion in their depths.
It is, however, less liable to cause confusion, and in many other ways more convenient to employ the better known term Marsupialia in both senses.
Jonny sensed him as well and looked up, confusion and fear crossing his face.
He felt her deep confusion of the world around her and marveled again at how selfless she still managed to be.
In the room next their bedroom there was a confusion of sabers, satchels, sabretaches, open portmanteaus, and dirty boots.
She tried to cover her confusion with a wry smile and a casual question.
She braced herself against the memories running through his head and the confusion as he tried to figure out where he was.
He saw the raw emotion on her face: anger, confusion, fear.
The dread and guilt at the pit of her stomach were countered by the confusion of knowing that she'd fallen into the grip of the Immortal laws first with Gabriel then with Darkyn.
Her body ceased shaking, and her confusion faded, replaced by the hum of the bond between them.
She'd expected his voice to cause more confusion after she learned what he was, but she felt only comfort and hope.
He created the confusion while Eden, Darian and Jule fought.
" I take my walk every day through the confusion of a great multitude with as much freedom and quiet as you could find in your rural avenues."
When Natasha left the room Pierre's confusion and awkwardness immediately vanished and were replaced by eager excitement.
Cynthia smiled, remembering the early-days' confusion of opening the bed and breakfast, two newlyweds and one old man, operating on piggy bank finances and not an ounce of experience among them.
It seems there's some confusion on how son number one died.
Yes. But Weller told me in the hospital that in the confusion of getting Shipton out of the gorge, no one examined the bottom of the cliff, where he landed.
Confusion and anger stirred again.
It was not until years later after his mother too was gone that he realized the grief and confusion she must have felt.
His expression changed to incredulity when he saw the confusion on Justin's face.
But the economic and financial situation was one of almost hopeless embarrassment and confusion, and Pellegrini proved himself incapable of grappling with it.
A lamentable instance of the prevalent confusion of thought on this point is shown by the vocal scores of the Bach cantatas corresponding to the edition of the Bach Gesellschaft (which must not be held responsible for them).
To the confusion of his father and brothers he went about dressed in rags, so that his old companions pelted him with mud.
When she is walking up or down the hall or along the veranda, her hands go flying along beside her like a confusion of birds' wings.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
Prince Bagration screwed up his eyes, looked round, and, seeing the cause of the confusion, turned away with indifference, as if to say, "Is it worth while noticing trifles?"
Could one possibly make out amid all that confusion what did or did not happen?
The younger sisters also became affectionate to him, especially the youngest, the pretty one with the mole, who often made him feel confused by her smiles and her own confusion when meeting him.
"Go!" he repeated, amazed at himself and glad to see the look of confusion and fear that showed itself on Prince Vasili's face.
And with the decision and tenderness that often come at the moment of awakening, she embraced her friend, but noticing Sonya's look of embarrassment, her own face expressed confusion and suspicion.
Princess Mary saw Dessalles' embarrassed and astonished look fixed on her father, noticed his silence, and was struck by the fact that her father had forgotten his son's letter on the drawing-room table; but she was not only afraid to speak of it and ask Dessalles the reason of his confusion and silence, but was afraid even to think about it.
After the hussars had come to the village and Rostov had gone to see the princess, a certain confusion and dissension had arisen among the crowd.
Timokhin looked about in confusion, not knowing what or how to answer such a question.
He felt that everything was now at an end, all was in confusion and crumbling to pieces, that nobody was right or wrong, the future held nothing, and there was no escape from this position.
More than anything she feared lest the confusion she felt might overwhelm her and betray her as soon as she saw him.
The little fellow, giving Pierre no time to betray his confusion, instantly continued in the same pleasant tones:
As always happens the men, starting cheerfully, began to halt; murmurs were heard, there was a sense of confusion, and finally a backward movement.
Pierre's confusion was not reflected by any confusion on Natasha's part, but only by the pleasure that just perceptibly lit up her whole face.
Pierre in shamefaced and happy confusion glanced occasionally at her, and tried to think what to say next to introduce a fresh subject.
Confusion flooded Cynthia's mind, drowning her in doubt and questions.
There was too much wrong with the woman's words, but she dumped her confusion and wounded feelings to ask, "Where has he gone?"
In the confusion of the group's departure, a carload of ice climbers arrived to register.
But when on Sunday after church the footman announced in the drawing room that Count Rostov had called, the princess showed no confusion, only a slight blush suffused her cheeks and her eyes lit up with a new and radiant light.
Pierre's confusion had now almost vanished, but at the same time he felt that his freedom had also completely gone.
Now they drew close to the fox which began to dodge between the field in sharper and sharper curves, trailing its brush, when suddenly a strange white borzoi dashed in followed by a black one, and everything was in confusion; the borzois formed a star-shaped figure, scarcely swaying their bodies and with tails turned away from the center of the group.
From all this talk he saw only one thing: that to defend Moscow was a physical impossibility in the full meaning of those words, that is to say, so utterly impossible that if any senseless commander were to give orders to fight, confusion would result but the battle would still not take place.
When he was informed that among others awaiting him in his reception room there was a Frenchman who had brought a letter from his wife, the Countess Helene, he felt suddenly overcome by that sense of confusion and hopelessness to which he was apt to succumb.
What part of my … my pure confusion doesn't make sense to you?
They failed, however, in both attempts; and in the latter, owing to the darkness, and to the occurrence of a violent storm which suddenly swelled the torrents in the ravines, their force was thrown into inextricable confusion, and they were compelled to abandon their camp and make the best of their escape from the country.
If that authority falls to nothing,"he said," nothing can follow but confusion."The Presbyterians, however, now engaged in a plan for restoring the king under their own control, and by the means of a Scottish army, forced on their policy, and on the 27th of May ordered the immediate disbandment of the army, without any guarantee for the payment of arrears.
The cause of the confusion was that while the Austrian cavalry was moving toward our left flank, the higher command found that our center was too far separated from our right flank and the cavalry were all ordered to turn back to the right.
Davout glanced at him silently and plainly derived pleasure from the signs of agitation and confusion which appeared on Balashev's face.
He well knew that nothing but confusion would come of this battle undertaken against his will, and as far as was in his power held the troops back.
Seeing their enemy unexpectedly the French fell into confusion and stopped short from the sudden fright, but then they resumed their flight, abandoning their comrades who were farther behind.
This was strongly opposed by Cromwell, who declared the very consideration of it had dangers, that it would bring upon the country "utter confusion" and "make England like Switzerland."
They cited the old book as the source of the information.
I could hear confusion and hurried voices in the background and someone yelled, 'they're here, come on'.
Mrs. Byrne, looking embarrassed at the confusion, suggested that she and Dean might be better off talking on the back deck.
Before she fell again for Sirian's lies, she pushed the lever to seal his cell and walked away, rage and confusion making her head spin.
In the village of Hosjeradek there were Russian troops retiring from the field of battle, who though still in some confusion were less disordered.
His world was one of confusion, his memories overwhelming as the dam that had been in place for thousands of years crumbled.
One could have traveled round the word many times while I trudged my weary way through the labyrinthine mazes of grammars and dictionaries, or fell into those dreadful pitfalls called examinations, set by schools and colleges for the confusion of those who seek after knowledge.
Darian's eyes were glazed and still, his confusion clear.
She'd have time and space to adjust without the added confusion of him.
This confusion Lotze, who had been trained in the school of mathematical reasoning, tried to dispel.
One can imagine what confusion and obscurity would result from such an account of the duel.
The confusion was partly due to the fact that everything was happening so fast and partly because she had never responded to a man that way before.
Mesmerized by the sensations, her confusion and his direct gaze, she had to concentrate hard to register what he said.