He let a rare smile cross his face.
No one wanted to cross her.
Her husband has welcomed his Serene Highness with the cross at the church, and she intends to welcome him in the house....
Why is he cross with me?
She fought the urge to cross to him.
Oh, and tell him I swear not to look at what other girl's he's been calling... cross my heart, like fun!
Cross is cry and kick.
Nancy is sick, and Adeline is cross, and Ida is very bad.
The very day that Napoleon issued the order to cross the Niemen, and his vanguard, driving off the Cossacks, crossed the Russian frontier, Alexander spent the evening at the entertainment given by his aides-de- camp at Bennigsen's country house.
Cross your fingers the group doesn't eat me alive over this.
The light beyond the solid French doors made her flinch, but she forced herself to cross the doorway.
And cross your fingers!
Napoleon merely laid the cross on Lazarev's breast and, dropping his hand, turned toward Alexander as though sure that the cross would adhere there.
I saw him give the cross to one of the veterans....
General Bagovut, a fighting old soldier of placid temperament, being also upset by all the delay, confusion, and cross-purposes, fell into a rage to everybody's surprise and quite contrary to his usual character and said disagreeable things to Toll.
Vaguely she heard Cade close his book and cross the room.
Jule would never cross one of his brothers.
He excused himself to cross to her.
With his left hand he drew Bagration toward him, and with his right, on which he wore a ring, he made the sign of the cross over him with a gesture evidently habitual, offering his puffy cheek, but Bagration kissed him on the neck instead.
He heard merry girlish cries behind some trees on the right and saw a group of girls running to cross the path of his caleche.
The newcomer wore a blue swallow-tail coat with a cross suspended from his neck and a star on his left breast.
Having crossed over, by a forced march, to the Tula road beyond the Pakhra, the Russian commanders intended to remain at Podolsk and had no thought of the Tarutino position; but innumerable circumstances and the reappearance of French troops who had for a time lost touch with the Russians, and projects of giving battle, and above all the abundance of provisions in Kaluga province, obliged our army to turn still more to the south and to cross from the Tula to the Kaluga road and go to Tarutino, which was between the roads along which those supplies lay.
Through the cross streets of the Khamovniki quarter the prisoners marched, followed only by their escort and the vehicles and wagons belonging to that escort, but when they reached the supply stores they came among a huge and closely packed train of artillery mingled with private vehicles.
Far in the distance in that birch and fir forest to the right of the road, the cross and belfry of the Kolocha Monastery gleamed in the sun.
For instance, on the twenty-eighth it is suggested to him to cross to the Kaluga road, but just then an adjutant gallops up from Miloradovich asking whether he is to engage the French or retire.
An old gentleman wearing a star and another official, a German wearing a cross round his neck, approached the speaker.
There, don't let us be cross, old fellow!
She sat on her bed, cross-legged, a book in her lap.
She filled her plate and sat down cross-legged between Pete and Davis.
As she stepped off the walk to cross an alley, a lean figure stepped out of the saloon.
I prefer not to cross state lines with my prizes, but Delaware is such a small state I'd left its boundary before I realized.
We'd then cross our fingers and see what particulars would follow.
Probably because you never thought you'd have to cross Ireland on foot.
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.
She laughed, waiting for the light to change so she could cross the street.
We don't fault, at the first order, Native Americans or Norman Borlaug for cross-breeding better corn or wheat.
Fierce is much cross and strong and very hungry.
On a third estate the priest, bearing a cross, came to meet him surrounded by children whom, by the count's generosity, he was instructing in reading, writing, and religion.
Officious hands, Russian and French, immediately seized the cross and fastened it to the uniform.
Tomorrow our Emperor will send a St. George's Cross to the bravest of the French Guards.
"Yes, she's fast enough," replied Nicholas, and thought: "If only a full-grown hare would cross the field now I'd show you what sort of borzoi she is," and turning to his groom, he said he would give a ruble to anyone who found a hare.
We all profess the Christian law of forgiveness of injuries and love of our neighbors, the law in honor of which we have built in Moscow forty times forty churches--but yesterday a deserter was knouted to death and a minister of that same law of love and forgiveness, a priest, gave the soldier a cross to kiss before his execution.
At last an old, cross looking footman came and announced to the Rostovs that the prince was not receiving, but that the princess begged them to walk up.
Seeing, on the other side, some Cossacks (les Cosaques) and the wide- spreading steppes in the midst of which lay the holy city of Moscow (Moscou, la ville sainte), the capital of a realm such as the Scythia into which Alexander the Great had marched--Napoleon unexpectedly, and contrary alike to strategic and diplomatic considerations, ordered an advance, and the next day his army began to cross the Niemen.
The order was to find a ford and to cross the river.
An official ran out, said some words to a merchant, called a stout official with a cross hanging on his neck to follow him, and vanished again, evidently wishing to avoid the inquiring looks and questions addressed to him.
He had a St. George's Cross round his neck and looked pale and ill.
"Drop dead; prick your finger, cross your heart," he added as we smiled our agreement.
We asked about buildings; there were none, only corn in the four fields separated by the cross roads.
We forbade ourselves to even discuss our impetuous actions for fear of disturbing Howie so all we could do is cross our fingers and pray.
She fumbled to cross her fat sausage legs.
My careful cross-referencing noted the same name listed as a wealthy grandfather of a kidnapped child who was returned after a strange tip was received.
Overjoyed at her response, he sat cross-legged, hunched over the only lifeline the thousands of innocent people around him had.
Confused by his moods, she watched him cross to a thick goblet with a knife beside it.
No part of his stance or piercing look was welcoming and yet, she felt the urge to cross to him.
Even David Dean, although he was smart enough to keep his mouth shut in front of his wife, was forced to cross every finger of both hands.
He would cross his fingers and trust she wouldn't divulge any confidences to her boss, Fitzgerald.
"You didn't, did you?" she stared at him in a cross between dismay and amazement.
Only when able to tolerate the floor did she cross to the French doors.
The other night, he sat on a beach with one Deidre and watched the moon cross the sky.
He thought he saw a flicker of sadness cross her gaze before he crossed into the shadow world.
The leaves of the big oak tree were like silver filigree and the white cross beneath it looked iridescent.
She sat cross-legged on the floor in front of him.
She joined a few others at a corner waiting to cross the street.
Engrossed in discussion, the two men didn't notice her cross the kitchen to the entrance.
"We'll cross that bridge when we come to it," Wynn's voice carried a note of sorrow.
He climbed over the tray onto the bed with them and sat cross-legged.
Lankha retrieved a small satchel from its bed and sat cross-legged on the floor beside her feet, withdrawing small vials and balled gauze.
No, I didn.t cross that line!
He fought with unrestrained fury, not wanting to stop and think of the most ridiculous thought ever to cross his mind.
A'Ran let a rare, mirthless smile cross his features.
I don't think anyone will want to cross him for a long time, Jetr said, amused.
They discussed their options—snowshoeing and cross country skiing—but decided to try out the ice skates that they had purchased for one another for Christmas.
They did not bother to cross the bridges over the brooks, but when they came to a stream they stepped high and walked in the air to the other side.
The tops of their heads had no hair, but were carved into a variety of fantastic shapes, some having a row of points or balls around the top, others designs resembling flowers or vegetables, and still others having squares that looked like waffles cut criss-cross on their heads.
If they are to cross the river, hang two.
All he could do was cross strains of wheat, much in the same fashion as Gregor Mendel did in the 1800s.
Early in his presidency, in a 1953 address that would become known as his "Cross of Iron" speech, he declared, "Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
Under the cloud of war, it is humanity hanging itself on a cross of iron.
When we got to Jersey City at six o'clock Friday evening we were obliged to cross the Harlem River in a ferry-boat.
I am eager to cross the ocean, for I want to see my English friends and their good and wise queen.
He has two neighbours, who live still farther north; one is King Winter, a cross and churlish old monarch, who is hard and cruel, and delights in making the poor suffer and weep; but the other neighbour is Santa Claus, a fine, good-natured, jolly old soul, who loves to do good, and who brings presents to the poor, and to nice little children at Christmas.
It is the cross I have to bear.
He kept closing his eyes and then again looking at the fire, which seemed to him dazzlingly red, and at the feeble, round-shouldered figure of Tushin who was sitting cross-legged like a Turk beside him.
Pierre knew that everyone was waiting for him to say a word and cross a certain line, and he knew that sooner or later he would step across it, but an incomprehensible terror seized him at the thought of that dreadful step.
He had on a shabby cadet jacket, decorated with a soldier's cross, equally shabby cadet's riding breeches lined with worn leather, and an officer's saber with a sword knot.
Without answering, Rostov shook the soldier's Cross of St. George fastened to the cording of his uniform and, indicating a bandaged arm, glanced at Berg with a smile.
Having come out onto the road he reined in his horse, hesitating whether to ride along it or cross it and ride over the black field up the hillside.
Pierre, hardly restraining his sobs, began running toward Dolokhov and was about to cross the space between the barriers, when Dolokhov cried:
Don't be cross, dear!
He did not know that the priest who met him with the cross oppressed the peasants by his exactions, and that the pupils' parents wept at having to let him take their children and secured their release by heavy payments.
They reached a river that had overflowed its banks and which they had to cross by ferry.
The adjutant asked whether Napoleon wished the troops to cross it?
The railroad is close enough now that wagons can reach it from Ashley faster than we can cross the desert.
As she re-entered the kitchen, he watched her cross to the table.
We're had poor Howie in thirty-two sessions since you're been here so Quinn's developed cross references.
Cross your fingers I don't get caught.
He'd hitchhiked between towns and walked cross-country, admiring the Irish landscape as he went and cursing the cold, incessant rain of late autumn.
Cynthia sat cross legged on the floor, her back to the wall.
He also had little sleep, as much from partying with the temporarily affluent Mrs. Worthington as concern over Martha's cross country flight from the law.
"Putting the cross country hike on hold?" he asked as he poured a cup of coffee.
You know when you cross that threshold, there's no going back.
The half-demon paused a few feet away, and Gabe saw the emotion cross his eyes.
"We'll cross that bridge when we come to it," he said in a husky tone.
You look like a cross between a were-beast and a bird.
The soldiers would cross the river.
God is my witness," and she made the sign of the cross, "I love her so much, and all of you, only Vera...
How will they cross Pomerania?
Princess Mary, supporting her sister-in-law, still looked with her beautiful eyes full of tears at the door through which Prince Andrew had gone and made the sign of the cross in his direction.
We have fully concentrated forces of nearly seventy thousand men with which to attack and defeat the enemy should he cross the Lech.
Also, as we are masters of Ulm, we cannot be deprived of the advantage of commanding both sides of the Danube, so that should the enemy not cross the Lech, we can cross the Danube, throw ourselves on his line of communications, recross the river lower down, and frustrate his intention should he try to direct his whole force against our faithful ally.
A thanksgiving service was arranged, Kutuzov was awarded the Grand Cross of Maria Theresa, and the whole army received rewards.
And off they go and take the bridge, cross it, and now with their whole army are on this side of the Danube, marching on us, you, and your lines of communication.
They've made up splendid packs for me--fit to cross the Bohemian mountains with.
All were conscious of this unseen line, and the question whether they would cross it or not, and how they would cross it, agitated them all.
It might cross a person's mind now and then that their spouse might be unfaithful, but insisting on it for months was another thing.
Or did they cross over from the underworld?
Instead, he watched Gabriel cross the room and leave it on the pillow beside Katie.
In the President's chair sat a young man he did not know, with a peculiar cross hanging from his neck.
This expression suggested that she had resolved to endure her troubles uncomplainingly and that her husband was a cross laid upon her by God.
It did cross my mind that Mertz might have something to worry about, though.