Several of the rooms on either side were open, revealing couples in various stages of undress, a room with junkies shooting up and potheads lighting up, and a room filled with what looked like people sleeping.
Sprinkled in the assortment of oldies were a few exceptions—two couples both named Dawkins, and Pumpkin Green, a young man taking a break from his cross country hike to California in support of the homeless, or so he claimed.
Couples and families had been walking up and down the beach all day.
The swirl of gowns of dancing couples drew her attention to the ballroom with the orchestra.
She trailed the two couples up shallow stairs and took the seat beside Evelyn not occupied by Romas.
On her walks at Lover's Lane near Evelyn's row house, she'd often seen couples entranced by the rhythmic movement of waves stand at a railing, the man's arms wrapped around the woman in front of him, his chin on her head.
The walls were covered with colorful pictographs of couples and Anshan's geometric writing, telling her a story she couldn't read.
They were in different hands from different times, the top of the chamber rimmed with drawings of couples holding hands and standing on a ball she took to be Anshan.
There are so many couples who would give anything to have that child.
There were a few couples at the bar, nothing interesting.
Many of the bikers knew one another and there were groups traveling together, but there was equal representation of couples and solo bikers.
On the verandah, soft music was playing and several couples were dancing.
One of the couples was Denton and Clarissa.
The players play in couples - the first on both sides, then the second and so on.
When the four cranks are placed with two pairs at 180°, the pairs being at 90°, the forces are balanced without the introduction of a hammer-blow, but there remain large unbalanced couples, which if balanced by means of revolving weights in the wheels again reintroduce the hammerblow, and if left unbalanced tend to make the engine oscillate in a horizontal plane at high speed.
Megasthenes also describes the Jews as the philosophers of Syria and couples them with the Brahmins of India.
The mesenteries second in order of formation form the sulcular directives, those fourth in order of formation form with the fifth the sulculo-lateral couples of the adult.
After them other couples followed, filling the whole dining hall, and last of all the children, tutors, and governesses followed singly.
While the couples were arranging themselves and the musicians tuning up, Pierre sat down with his little partner.
The other couples could not attract a moment's attention to their own evolutions and did not even try to do so.
"In couples," replied the officer in command in a calm voice.