Señor Medena was watching Alex, but from the corner of her eye Carmen could see Alex was looking out the window.
They rounded the corner of the building to see a group of men lounging against the fence, watching a display that made Carmen's blood run cold.
From the corner of her eye, she saw Alex watching her.
He slung the dishtowel over his shoulder and one long step brought him to a point where she was pinned in the corner of the counter.
She tucked her suspicions back into a corner of her mind.
Connie frowned as she turned the other corner and picked up speed.
Roxanne smiled, and that tiny dimple danced at the corner of her full lips.
She stood in the road after he left, watching until he turned a corner and drove out of sight.
Bordeaux's eyes twinkled and a wry smile tugged at the corner of his mouth.
The woman smiled, creating an attractive dimple at the corner of her mouth.
In one corner a piano perched silently, and the embers of a fire still cast a faint glow from a massive fireplace.
The laundry room was also clean and an old wringer tub still sat in one corner, as though unwilling to completely surrender to modern appliances.
A spinning wheel stood in one corner, partially covered by a dusty sheet, and beside it, a mahogany rocker with a cobbler seat.
As soon as the mother entered the house, he pocketed the phone, scaled the fence at a low corner, crossed to the surprised boy in a few steps, and placed a rag over his face.
I spotted a gas station on a corner as we entered the city of Lynn but as we pulled closer, we saw the place was out of business.
It was New York and raining pussies and puppies and I was on a street corner with cabs going by one after the other.
The Oracle had pinned it to a corner of her mind, but it was slipping free.
While he stood in Dusty's corner, she wasn't convinced he'd chosen a side.
"There's a man on the corner with a sign saying the world is going to end, but the sign's dated last year," Jule said.
He walked until he recognized the Guardians' station, a single story house nestled between two similar houses and marked by a star and an arrow – the White God's symbols – in the corner of one window.
"You're too weak to fight him," she said, a smile tugging up the corner of her mouth.
The man in the corner took that as in invitation to approach, and she moved behind the table her father used for laying out pieces of disassembled weapons in the center of the armory.
He retreated to the corner and sobbed while she fought the effects of the drug.
She careened into a table and heard glass crashing as the table corner tore a stripe down her forearm.
He glanced up at her, amusement in the upturned corner of his full lips.
But the little party was both weary and discouraged when at last, on turning a sharp corner, the wanderers found themselves in a vast cave arching high over their heads and having a smooth, level floor.
In the morning, as soon as it was daylight, he resolved to take a walk and try to find some grass for breakfast; so he ambled calmly through the handsome arch of the doorway, turned the corner of the palace, wherein all seemed asleep, and came face to face with the Sawhorse.
For around the corner had come two enormous savage beasts, treading so lightly that they were upon him before he was aware of their presence.
"Well, then," answered the stranger, "I will see what they can do for me at the Planters' Tavern, round the corner;" and he rode away.
Little Giotto came out from a corner, trembling and ashamed.
But in the corner, almost hidden from his fellows, one poor man was sitting who did not enjoy the singing.
When you swipe a credit card to fill up your car with gas at the corner of 6th and Congress on January 21 at 11:38 p.m., your location and activity are digitally recorded, presumably for all time.
The system has data from all their GPS records and infers that to drive across town several times for a place is a stronger vote than eating at the corner restaurant.
Curled up in a corner of the seat I amused myself for hours making funny little holes in bits of cardboard.
Here were great oaks and splendid evergreens with trunks like mossy pillars, from the branches of which hung garlands of ivy and mistletoe, and persimmon trees, the odour of which pervaded every nook and corner of the wood--an illusive, fragrant something that made the heart glad.
In desperation you seize the budget and dump everything out, and there in a corner is your man, serenely brooding on his own private thought, unconscious of the catastrophe which he has brought upon you.
We are wont to imagine rare and delectable places in some remote and more celestial corner of the system, behind the constellation of Cassiopeia's Chair, far from noise and disturbance.
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.
The oldest Egyptian or Hindoo philosopher raised a corner of the veil from the statue of the divinity; and still the trembling robe remains raised, and I gaze upon as fresh a glory as he did, since it was I in him that was then so bold, and it is he in me that now reviews the vision.
The man who had wished to stop the affair ran to a corner of the room and threw himself on a sofa with his face to the wall.
When Boris appeared at his door Pierre was pacing up and down his room, stopping occasionally at a corner to make menacing gestures at the wall, as if running a sword through an invisible foe, and glaring savagely over his spectacles, and then again resuming his walk, muttering indistinct words, shrugging his shoulders and gesticulating.
Prince Bolkonski sat down in his usual place in the corner of the sofa and, drawing up an armchair for Prince Vasili, pointed to it and began questioning him about political affairs and news.