She could wear men's clothes and crack that whip all she wanted, but she was still a woman at heart - and he knew it.
She peered through the crack in the door until certain they both entered the bedroom, then opened the closet door and slid out the opened front door.
A loud crack, as if lightning were striking, sent a shockwave of power that made the monument tremble.
She gave him a withering look, wondering what crack he was smoking to think he did her any favor by bringing her here instead of to a hospital.
She peeked through the crack in the door to see the voice of the speaker.
The crack of the wooden door registered a short second before his hand gripped her throat.
"Just colder," she added with a shiver, as if to apology for the crack in her voice.
I caught the crack about 'that side of the court room.'
He'd felt the earth crack open once before.
He paused near the crack in the ground.
There was a small scream, then the crack of bone and ripping of flesh.
With a deep breath, she shoved again, enough for the door to crack open.
She inserted the blade in a crack along the edge of the brush and it separated into two pieces.
Connor wants to leave at the crack of dawn.
Carmen ran bluntly manicured fingers through her cropped off curls as her tongue explored a new crack in her dry lips.
Katie jerked on the dairy door and the crack of frozen boards echoed in the pregnant silence.
The crack grew fast, flying down the trail towards Gabriel. The sound of the earth tearing grew louder. The trees on either side of her expanded, quickly doubling and then quadrupling in size. Afraid of being crushed between them, Katie darted off the trail towards Andre, who ran ahead of her.
My 'lights out' crack was uncalled for, but so was what you said.
A crack split the street, swallowing her father-in-law and her little girl.
"If—" She snapped her head back and felt it crack him in the nose.
A small crack traveled about half way down the piece of wood.
Opening the door a crack, she listened to the night.
It is plain that her intellect had begun to fail just before her death, for she allowed the reigning favourite, Platon Zubov, to persuade her to despatch his brother Valerian, with the rank of field marshal and an army of 20,000 men, on a crack-brained scheme to invade India by way of Persia and Tibet.
The presence of a small quantity of the hard cementite ought naturally to strengthen the mass, by opposing the tendency of the soft ferrite to flow under any stress applied to it; but more cementite by its brittleness naturally weakens the mass, causing it to crack open under the distortion which stress inevitably causes.
Jim the cab-horse came last, and the rocky wall almost caught him; for just as he leaped to the floor of the further passage the wall swung across it and a loose stone that the buggy wheels knocked against fell into the narrow crack where the rock turned, and became wedged there.
They did not realize their ill fortune at first, for their hearts were gladdened by the sight of a ray of sunshine coming through a small crack in the roof of the cave, far overhead.
These are the little air-guns which contribute to make the ice crack and whoop.
He too is helping to crack it.
From all sides, behind and before, as far as ear could reach, there were the rattle of wheels, the creaking of carts and gun carriages, the tramp of horses, the crack of whips, shouts, the urging of horses, and the swearing of soldiers, orderlies, and officers.
Natasha glanced at her and at the crack in the pantry door, and it seemed to her that she remembered the light falling through that crack once before and Sonya passing with a glass in her hand.