Later, as she was slipping into the new blue brushed cotton dress, she reached back to zip it up.
Beginning at his dusty oxfords and indigo blue jeans, her scrutiny continued up to a neatly tucked in worn white cotton shirt with the sleeves rolled up to mid arm.
It was a hot afternoon, and she had thrown a light cotton sundress over her swimsuit.
She laughed nervously, acutely aware of the warmth of his hands through her cotton dress.
She shivered in her light cotton nightgown and curled up into a ball.
Determined first to get rid of her cotton mouth and then to kill Jake, she wrenched open the door, blinded by the hall light she didn't recall leaving on.
The crisp cotton material moved around smoothly as she turned to leave the room.
One of the kids handed her a handful of cotton balls while another put a doll in her lap.
Her head felt heavy and like it was stuffed with cotton, the way she felt when she came to after surgery.
His monsters are tearing through our warriors like they're made of cotton candy.
He was raised on a South Carolina farm by a red neck father who didn't have two cotton balls to rub together.
An old cotton rag.
Instead of designer thongs or flimsy lace things, Ethel wore the plainest of cotton panties, the type described by past generations as 'practical.'
Dean remembered them from the dime stores of his youth, tightly rolled little balls of cotton in every color of the rainbow, all stuffed in long plastic tubes.
In the morning she dressed in boots, jeans and a cool cotton blouse.
She showered and dressed in a light cotton sundress.
She was dressed in indigo jeans and a white cotton shirt with turquoise piping.
She dressed in a pink cotton T-shirt, jeans and western boots - because that was what she wanted to wear.
Xander was instantly fascinated by the sensation of downy fur and cotton spun so finely, it was like silk.
Its chief exports are of cotton, hemp, sugar and stone.
At an early date Hastings was placed in charge of an aurang or factory in the interior, where his duties would be to superintend the weaving of silk and cotton goods under a system of money advances.
Here, on a broad shelf, were several card-board boxes of various sizes, each tied with cotton cord.
We are sympathetic to the laid-off workers, but no one would suggest the cotton gin not be installed.
Who do you think makes more money: the one person who operates the cotton gin we discussed in the last chapter or one of the fifty people he replaced?
I sat quietly beside Miss Sullivan, taking in with eager interest all that she told me about what she saw out of the car window: the beautiful Tennessee River, the great cotton-fields, the hills and woods, and the crowds of laughing negroes at the stations, who waved to the people on the train and brought delicious candy and popcorn balls through the car.
Cotton has pretty white and red flowers on it.
Up comes the cotton, down goes the woven cloth; up comes the silk, down goes the woollen; up come the books, but down goes the wit that writes them.
When the ground was partially bare of snow, and a few warm days had dried its surface somewhat, it was pleasant to compare the first tender signs of the infant year just peeping forth with the stately beauty of the withered vegetation which had withstood the winter--life-everlasting, goldenrods, pinweeds, and graceful wild grasses, more obvious and interesting frequently than in summer even, as if their beauty was not ripe till then; even cotton-grass, cat-tails, mulleins, johnswort, hard-hack, meadow-sweet, and other strong-stemmed plants, those unexhausted granaries which entertain the earliest birds--decent weeds, at least, which widowed Nature wears.
One night when the old countess, in nightcap and dressing jacket, without her false curls, and with her poor little knob of hair showing under her white cotton cap, knelt sighing and groaning on a rug and bowing to the ground in prayer, her door creaked and Natasha, also in a dressing jacket with slippers on her bare feet and her hair in curlpapers, ran in.
Wearing a waistcoat over his cotton shirt, Ferapontov was standing before his shop which opened onto the street.