As his grip on her relaxed, she stepped away from him, a flush creeping up her neck.
Nobody following you or creeping around?
Even the pre-dawn glow creeping into the room failed to disturb him.
"I learned something this time," Darian continued despite the red creeping up his face.
She turned to see the hall in disarray, a mist darker than night slowly creeping through the crowd.
"Why are you creeping around your house?" he whispered.
Darkness was creeping from the edges of his mind.
Yet the sensation of fire creeping through her remained.
"Are you okay?" she asked, creeping forward.
His solid frame and heat were creeping into her senses, tugging at her resolve to resist.
Dean asked, picturing the Scout creeping along a Kansas Interstate.
The funny thing is, they're creeping up to the wrong food bowl.
She met his gaze at last, a red flush creeping across her face.
"You kill people for a living and only get one mate for eternity that just happens to be someone who screwed you over for thousands of years who you can say with a straight face that at least you don't hate her," she summarized, aware of the hysteria creeping into her voice.
Jade shook his head, feeling as if madness born of desperation were creeping into his mind with the pain.
She pushed herself away from him as he took another step towards her, a newfound horror creeping through her.
Brady was creeping forward.
Something was creeping along the ground — stocking, probably.
"Are you gonna do something about the Other creeping up on us?" she asked, catching sight of the small creature.
The sound of someone creeping through the brush made him pause in his descent to listen.
She sensed the others creeping forward and ducked, escaping a second hand.
She returned her attention to the task at hand, warmth creeping up her face.
She joined him, warmth creeping up her face at the thought of their night.
The " nardoo " seed, on which the aborigines sometimes contrived to exist, is a creeping plant, growing plentifully in swamps and shallow pools, and belongs to the natural order of Marsileaceae.
"I can say in the presence of God, in comparison of whom we are but like poor creeping ants upon the earth, I would have lived under my woodside to have kept a flock of sheep rather than undertook such a government as this."
They now moved on again, creeping slowly up another steep incline.
"All right," returned the kitten, creeping out.
I am surprised when the herald blows his summons before some Tremont or Astor or Middlesex House, to see come creeping out over the piazza for all inhabitants a ridiculous mouse, which soon again slinks into some hole in the pavement.
Sometimes I rambled to pine groves, standing like temples, or like fleets at sea, full-rigged, with wavy boughs, and rippling with light, so soft and green and shady that the Druids would have forsaken their oaks to worship in them; or to the cedar wood beyond Flint's Pond, where the trees, covered with hoary blue berries, spiring higher and higher, are fit to stand before Valhalla, and the creeping juniper covers the ground with wreaths full of fruit; or to swamps where the usnea lichen hangs in festoons from the white spruce trees, and toadstools, round tables of the swamp gods, cover the ground, and more beautiful fungi adorn the stumps, like butterflies or shells, vegetable winkles; where the swamp-pink and dogwood grow, the red alderberry glows like eyes of imps, the waxwork grooves and crushes the hardest woods in its folds, and the wild holly berries make the beholder forget his home with their beauty, and he is dazzled and tempted by nameless other wild forbidden fruits, too fair for mortal taste.
The sounds of crackling and the din of falling walls and ceilings, the whistle and hiss of the flames, the excited shouts of the people, and the sight of the swaying smoke, now gathering into thick black clouds and now soaring up with glittering sparks, with here and there dense sheaves of flame (now red and now like golden fish scales creeping along the walls), and the heat and smoke and rapidity of motion, produced on Pierre the usual animating effects of a conflagration.
But just when he was clumsily creeping toward the door, that dreadful something on the other side was already pressing against it and forcing its way in.