Snow covered his hair, and his skin was cold.
A lock of mousy blonde hair covered her left eye.
He was driving toward Pierre in a covered gig, sitting beside a young surgeon, and on recognizing Pierre he told the Cossack who occupied the driver's seat to pull up.
The bottom was solid rock covered with fine sand.
He covered her hand with his.
The meaner sort are covered with mats which they make of a kind of bulrush, and are also indifferently tight and warm, but not so good as the former....
The sun knows that you like to see the world covered with beautiful white snow and so he kept back all his brightness, and let the little crystals form in the sky.
The earth is all alive and covered with papillae.
Hadn't they covered this the night they showed him the picture?
The wooden banisters were polished to a high finish, and the hardwood stairs were covered on the walkway with more carpet.
Dulce's eyes were bloodshot and her cheeks were covered with tears.
In response to Molly's questions about covered bridges, we drove through two more in the area for her pleasure.
Their knocking made her heart flip, and she covered her mouth at her gasp.
He wore a snug T-shirt that displayed the roped forearms covered in tattoos.
The large bed was set in a similar stone bed frame and covered with dark coverings.
There is a piazza in front, covered with vines that grow so luxuriantly that you have to part them to see the garden beyond.
It's hard to tell exactly what happened, because the storm covered any tracks.
He lifted her and carried her to her bedroom, finding a spot on the bed that had avoided being shredded or covered with junk from her dressers.
Sweat soon covered her, and her chest began to tighten.
She rose and smoothed her hair, which was as usual so extremely smooth that it seemed to be made of one piece with her head and covered with varnish.
His lips covered hers in a long warm kiss that left her short of breath.
Carmen covered her mouth with her hands.
The blood drained from her face and goose bumps covered her arms under the sweater.
She glanced around, noting several objects covered with cloths, as well as a box that sat on a table beside the door.
She tiptoed over to one of the cloth-covered objects, keeping a wary eye on the door, and carefully lifted the cloth.
His hand covered hers and he took it in his, kissing it tenderly.
He covered Sofia with a comforter and closed the door to his bedroom behind him.
I am greater than any thorn-covered sorcerer that every grew in your garden.
Here was her round head, covered with pretty curls.
He was hot and covered with dust.
Having covered the financial and political factors, let's look at thirteen ways communication and information will help bring about war's demise.
The sulphur-like pollen of the pitch pine soon covered the pond and the stones and rotten wood along the shore, so that you could have collected a barrelful.
Sometimes through the monotonous waves of men, like a fleck of white foam on the waves of the Enns, an officer, in a cloak and with a type of face different from that of the men, squeezed his way along; sometimes like a chip of wood whirling in the river, an hussar on foot, an orderly, or a townsman was carried through the waves of infantry; and sometimes like a log floating down the river, an officers' or company's baggage wagon, piled high, leather covered, and hemmed in on all sides, moved across the bridge.
When he had finished with the Tartar, whom they covered with an overcoat, the spectacled doctor came up to Prince Andrew, wiping his hands.
By the time Achilles has covered the distance that separated him from the tortoise, the tortoise has covered one tenth of that distance ahead of him: when Achilles has covered that tenth, the tortoise has covered another one hundredth, and so on forever.
He felt ashamed, and with one arm covered his legs from which his cloak had in fact slipped.
Again he covered himself up with his cloak, but now neither the lodge nor his benefactor was there.
He was being conveyed in a caleche with a raised hood, and was quite covered by an apron.
His face grew red and was covered with perspiration.
A minute later the old man's large stout figure in full-dress uniform, his chest covered with orders and a scarf drawn round his stomach, waddled out into the porch.
Nicholas! and she covered her face with her hands.
He was sitting in his chair, everything from the top of his head to his thighs covered with the newspaper he was holding out to read.
She covered her eyes with one forearm and succumbed to tears.
A spinning wheel stood in one corner, partially covered by a dusty sheet, and beside it, a mahogany rocker with a cobbler seat.
There was no way I was going to brief Howie on all that had happened, how his living room is covered in blood and his house has been ransacked; not in his present state of mind.
On the way back, we took time to show Molly the West Swanzy covered bridge.
Nauseous from panic, I elbowed my way close enough to see a female figure, her face covered with an oxygen mask.
She was covered in blood.
The moon was covered by clouds, and she crumpled the notes she'd taken.
They reached a second foyer where the man in the trench stood next to a caramel-colored man covered in blood.
Sofia covered the speaker.
She smiled, and Traci covered her mouth to keep him from hearing her laugh.
Next the Wizard poured a pool of oil from the can upon the glass floor, where it covered quite a broad surface.
The heads of the dragonettes were as big as barrels and covered with hard, greenish scales that glittered brightly under the light of the lanterns.
Its wooden legs moved so fast that their twinkling could scarcely be seen, and although so much smaller than the cab-horse it covered the ground much faster.
It was completely covered with vines, climbing roses and honeysuckles.
It was called "Ivy Green" because the house and the surrounding trees and fences were covered with beautiful English ivy.
Standing before the mirror, as I had seen others do, I anointed mine head with oil and covered my face thickly with powder.
When I was about five years old we moved from the little vine-covered house to a large new one.
The afternoon sun penetrated the mass of honeysuckle that covered the porch, and fell on my upturned face.
She was covered with dirt – the remains of mud pies I had compelled her to eat, although she had never shown any special liking for them.
After I had recovered from my first experience in the water, I thought it great fun to sit on a big rock in my bathing-suit and feel wave after wave dash against the rock, sending up a shower of spray which quite covered me.
The opening was filled with ferns which completely covered the beds of limestone and in places hid the streams.
The hammock was covered with pine needles, for it had not been used while my teacher was away.
I finally succeeded in getting her on the bed and covered her up, and she lay curled up as near the edge of the bed as possible.
Sunday morning the ground was covered, and Helen and the cook's children and I played snowball.
As he came in sight of the rose-bushes that grew near the side of the house, he suddenly clapped his hands, and with a little shout of joy stopped to look at them; they were all covered with lovely rosebuds.
I clapped my chubby hands for joy when I saw that the rose-bushes were covered with lovely buds.
But his most wonderful work is the painting of the trees, which look, after his task is done, as if they were covered with the brightest layers of gold and rubies; and are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer.
The rails are laid on them, and they are covered with sand, and the cars run smoothly over them.
I have seen our river, when, the landscape being covered with snow, both water and ice were almost as green as grass.
Perhaps on that spring morning when Adam and Eve were driven out of Eden Walden Pond was already in existence, and even then breaking up in a gentle spring rain accompanied with mist and a southerly wind, and covered with myriads of ducks and geese, which had not heard of the fall, when still such pure lakes sufficed them.
Ay, every leaf and twig and stone and cobweb sparkles now at mid-afternoon as when covered with dew in a spring morning.
Looking farther, I was surprised to find that the chips were covered with such combatants, that it was not a duellum, but a bellum, a war between two races of ants, the red always pitted against the black, and frequently two red ones to one black.
The legions of these Myrmidons covered all the hills and vales in my wood-yard, and the ground was already strewn with the dead and dying, both red and black.
The snow had already covered the ground since the 25th of November, and surrounded me suddenly with the scenery of winter.
Farther down the hill, on the left, on the old road in the woods, are marks of some homestead of the Stratton family; whose orchard once covered all the slope of Brister's Hill, but was long since killed out by pitch pines, excepting a few stumps, whose old roots furnish still the wild stocks of many a thrifty village tree.
Sometimes the well dent is visible, where once a spring oozed; now dry and tearless grass; or it was covered deep--not to be discovered till some late day--with a flat stone under the sod, when the last of the race departed.
When I crossed Flint's Pond, after it was covered with snow, though I had often paddled about and skated over it, it was so unexpectedly wide and so strange that I could think of nothing but Baffin's Bay.
It is frequently covered up by drifts, and, it is said, "sometimes plunges from on wing into the soft snow, where it remains concealed for a day or two."
A hunter told me that he once saw a fox pursued by hounds burst out on to Walden when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, run part way across, and then return to the same shore.
Sometimes, also, when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, I saw a double shadow of myself, one standing on the head of the other, one on the ice, the other on the trees or hillside.
This heap, made in the winter of '46-7 and estimated to contain ten thousand tons, was finally covered with hay and boards; and though it was unroofed the following July, and a part of it carried off, the rest remaining exposed to the sun, it stood over that summer and the next winter, and was not quite melted till September, 1848.
The old prince always dressed in old-fashioned style, wearing an antique coat and powdered hair; and when Prince Andrew entered his father's dressing room (not with the contemptuous look and manner he wore in drawing rooms, but with the animated face with which he talked to Pierre), the old man was sitting on a large leather-covered chair, wrapped in a powdering mantle, entrusting his head to Tikhon.
He did not see her marble beauty forming a complete whole with her dress, but all the charm of her body only covered by her garments.
"Devil take 'em!" he muttered, while his head was still covered by the shirt.
Among them were grooms leading the Tsar's beautiful relay horses covered with embroidered cloths.
Dolokhov who was in the midst of the crowd forced his way to the edge of the dam, throwing two soldiers off their feet, and ran onto the slippery ice that covered the millpool.
Still the cannon balls continued regularly to whistle and flop onto the ice and into the water and oftenest of all among the crowd that covered the dam, the pond, and the bank.
Meeting a comrade at the last post station but one before Moscow, Denisov had drunk three bottles of wine with him and, despite the jolting ruts across the snow-covered road, did not once wake up on the way to Moscow, but lay at the bottom of the sleigh beside Rostov, who grew more and more impatient the nearer they got to Moscow.
Natasha, after she had pulled him down toward her and covered his face with kisses, holding him tight by the skirt of his coat, sprang away and pranced up and down in one place like a goat and shrieked piercingly.
She pulled up her muslin sleeve and showed him a red scar on her long, slender, delicate arm, high above the elbow on that part that is covered even by a ball dress.
"No it can't be, that would be too extraordinary," and at the very moment she thought this, the face and figure of Prince Andrew, in a fur cloak the deep collar of which covered with snow, appeared on the landing where the footman stood with the candle.
He covered his face with his hands and remained so for some minutes.
She was lying dead, in the same position he had seen her in five minutes before and, despite the fixed eyes and the pallor of the cheeks, the same expression was on her charming childlike face with its upper lip covered with tiny black hair.
With a pair of felt boots on his thin bony legs, and keeping on a worn, nankeen-covered, sheepskin coat, the traveler sat down on the sofa, leaned back his big head with its broad temples and close-cropped hair, and looked at Bezukhov.
This short man had on a white leather apron which covered his chest and part of his legs; he had on a kind of necklace above which rose a high white ruffle, outlining his rather long face which was lit up from below.
Round a long table covered with black sat some twelve men in garments like those he had already seen.
The countess finished her prayers and came to the bed with a stern face, but seeing, that Natasha's head was covered, she smiled in her kind, weak way.
Don't come in, Papa! she cried to her father as he opened the door--speaking from under the filmy skirt which still covered her whole face.
Zakhar held back his horses and turned his face, which was already covered with hoarfrost to his eyebrows.
Halfway lay some snow-covered piles of firewood and across and along them a network of shadows from the bare old lime trees fell on the snow and on the path.
The log walls of the barn and its snow-covered roof, that looked as if hewn out of some precious stone, sparkled in the moonlight.
He slipped his arms under the cloak that covered her head, embraced her, pressed her to him, and kissed her on the lips that wore a mustache and had a smell of burnt cork.
"Of course she will!" whispered Natasha, but did not finish... suddenly Sonya pushed away the glass she was holding and covered her eyes with her hand.
He had just finished dressing for his ride, and wore a blue uniform, opening in front over a white waistcoat so long that it covered his rotund stomach, white leather breeches tightly fitting the fat thighs of his short legs, and Hessian boots.
In the tavern, before which stood the doctor's covered cart, there were already some five officers.
A board was found, fixed on two saddles and covered with a horsecloth, a small samovar was produced and a cellaret and half a bottle of rum, and having asked Mary Hendrikhovna to preside, they all crowded round her.
When he had gone, taking his wife with him, and had settled down with her in their covered cart, the officers lay down in the tavern, covering themselves with their wet cloaks, but they did not sleep for a long time; now they exchanged remarks, recalling the doctor's uneasiness and his wife's delight, now they ran out into the porch and reported what was taking place in the covered trap.
"I'll see you later," he added, and summoned de Beausset, who by that time had prepared the surprise, having placed something on the chairs and covered it with a cloth.
It was the same panorama he had admired from that spot the day before, but now the whole place was full of troops and covered by smoke clouds from the guns, and the slanting rays of the bright sun, rising slightly to the left behind Pierre, cast upon it through the clear morning air penetrating streaks of rosy, golden-tinted light and long dark shadows.
Then when the whole field was covered with smoke, two divisions, Campan's and Dessaix's, advanced from the French right, while Murat's troops advanced on Borodino from their left.
On the rug-covered bench where Pierre had seen him in the morning sat Kutuzov, his gray head hanging, his heavy body relaxed.
The doctor and valet lifted the cloak with which he was covered and, making wry faces at the noisome smell of mortifying flesh that came from the wound, began examining that dreadful place.
Involuntarily he noticed a Georgian or Armenian family consisting of a very handsome old man of Oriental type, wearing a new, cloth- covered, sheepskin coat and new boots, an old woman of similar type, and a young woman.
I saw him lying on a bed," said she, making a gesture with her hand and a lifted finger at each detail, "and that he had his eyes closed and was covered just with a pink quilt, and that his hands were folded," she concluded, convincing herself that the details she had just seen were exactly what she had seen in the mirror.
She not only remembered what she had then said--that he turned to look at her and smiled and was covered with something red--but was firmly convinced that she had then seen and said that he was covered with a pink quilt and that his eyes were closed.
A beard and mustache covered the lower part of his face, and a tangle of hair, infested with lice, curled round his head like a cap.
"There's nothing to be done, we'll have to wake him," said Shcherbinin, rising and going up to the man in the nightcap who lay covered by a greatcoat.
There Platon Karataev was sitting covered up--head and all--with his greatcoat as if it were a vestment, telling the soldiers in his effective and pleasant though now feeble voice a story Pierre knew.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
One group of the French stood close to the road, and two of them, one of whom had his face covered with sores, were tearing a piece of raw flesh with their hands.
When the bridges broke down, unarmed soldiers, people from Moscow and women with children who were with the French transport, all--carried on by vis inertiae-- pressed forward into boats and into the ice-covered water and did not, surrender.
Government clerks set up their baize- covered tables and their pigeonholes of documents in small rooms.
Suddenly Natasha bent her head, covered her face with her hands, and began to cry.
She covered her mouth.
Frantically, she grabbed at the five-leaf ivy that covered the ground.
She spoke quickly, hoping that desire could be covered up by a professional front.
Before she could get a word out, Howard covered her mouth with his.
She sank to the bed weakly and covered her face with her hands.
Covered all the bases, did you?
Her skin was already covered with dust.
She curled into a ball and he covered her with his coat.
He had moved to receptors and enkephalins before Martha covered her ears and yelled, You're turn!
Howie and I were relegated to shucking more corn and cutting up strawberries on the covered front porch as we watched the rain continue to fall.
My rehab wasn't fully covered by insurance and most of the money is in an annuity I draw each month.
They covered a period of twenty years.
Hundreds of printed reports covered our premises like a winter blizzard making us look as busy as a toy store at Christmas.
The only skin not covered was his face and part of his neck, both of which were channeled and knotted by scars.
Dusty and Darian, both drenched and covered in what looked like seaweed, were in the foyer.
She covered her mouth and hurried away.
His face was bloodied, and one arm was covered in blood from his shoulder wound.
Jule's gaze dropped to the blanket-covered body laid carefully on the living room floor.
Do they know what makes you allergic to light and eat raw steaks covered in peanut butter for every meal?
Here she sat, covered in blood, drugged, one day from being all out crazy, then kidnapped—and the sight of the man before her turned her on.
He'd been there long enough that the snow had covered his footprints.
White-gray fur covered a body with moth-eaten wings, a hideous face and yellowed fangs.
"My sorcery does tell the truth!" declared the thorn-covered man.
His shoes were covered with mud; he had torn his coat on the thorny tree.
I could not resist the sight of the grandeur and glory with which he has covered France.
Why were you guys covered in seaweed?
Removing the blood, she found every part of his exposed skin was covered in the colorful tattoos.
He covered his face and wept.
When the leaves and the trees fell, the water and the soil covered them; and then more trees grew and fell also, and were buried under water and soil.
Pierre again covered his eyes and thought he would never open them again.
His daughter placed chintz-covered down cushions for him to sit on and behind his back.
She didn't want to think about it, not when her hands were covered in the blood of her attacker-turned-savior.
The large table covered with books and plans, the tall glass-fronted bookcases with keys in the locks, the high desk for writing while standing up, on which lay an open exercise book, and the lathe with tools laid ready to hand and shavings scattered around--all indicated continuous, varied, and orderly activity.
So he painted a beautiful picture which seemed to be covered with a curtain.
His thin, worn, sallow face was covered with deep wrinkles, which always looked as clean and well washed as the tips of one's fingers after a Russian bath.