He lifted her chin with a curled index finger and forced her to meet his solemn gaze.
The sound came again, the cry of someone who was hurt. Katie wiped her eyes. She was drenched with rain and curled against the large root of a tree. The birds of the jungle made screaming sounds, but this was different. This was human.
She curled into a ball and tried to go back to sleep.
Her curtains were down to seal away the sunlight, and she was curled up in a ball in the middle of her bed with her back to the door.
The horrors from his mind fell away as she curled against her mate again.
She was curled up in it, her head resting on one of the arms.
She was curled up beside him in a tight ball.
Jonathan lifted his hand, thumb toward Alex and fingers curled down and rocked it forward and back.
She crawled up on the window seat and curled into a ball.
She felt the plush comfort of a bed beneath her and curled onto her side, unable to stop crying.
The next morning, she lay curled in his arms for awhile before moving.
Deidre curled up on the couch, eyes thoughtful as she studied him.
The Irish rock blaring from the bar below was loud enough, and cigarette smoke already curled in through the window.
He released her without another word, and she curled onto her side, weeping not only for the bizarre world she'd entered but from the realization she'd never, ever, ever return to hers.
She shivered in her light cotton nightgown and curled up into a ball.
Bianca was asleep on the couch, the cat curled on her back.
She curled up in a chair, afraid to move too quickly under the tense Guardian's gaze.
His mate was curled into a tight ball in the middle of her bed, on top of the covers.
Out of control, she curled on her side and tumbled into unconsciousness.
Katie was huddled in a blanket before the fire, and what looked like a healer curled on the bed.
The woman-- his woman-- was curled on her bed, her back to him.
She was too hot to cry, and she curled up on the grass.
"Miss Worthington let me take it out of the museum so's you could see it," Fred said as he presented a curled, cardboard sepia image.
They sat quietly, Jackson finishing his blood with her curled up in his lap, and then he carried her back to bed.
She curled her legs under herself, and put her head on his shoulder.
Lana was curled into a tight ball on the far end, asleep.
He heard Hannah crying and smelled the unmistakable scent of human blood before he took a step onto the block. He strode down the block and paused in front of Hannah's cell. She was curled up on the bed, sobbing. When he looked at the cell across from her, he saw why. Jared stood in the cell, covered in blood. The cell looked as if a human had exploded, and Rhyn saw a pile of bones Jared had gnawed clean then stacked neatly.
His shirt and tie were in place as usual and Mrs. Lincoln was curled up on the bath mat at his feet, fast asleep.
Brutus came running out of nowhere, his tail curled in its alert position and his big tongue hanging out.
She was too sleepy to bother Alex, so she moved to the window seat and curled up against the chill.
Carmen Barnett curled up on the window seat and watched from the bay window as the sun cast its first rays on the farmstead below.
Like the curled maple, it is used for inlaying mahogany.
"He was of a middle size, and had good features in his face, the skin somewhat dark, black curled hair, and the long eyebrows of the same colour, so that one might easily know from his looks that he was descended from the Portuguese Jews."
By cultivation the cellular tissue is often much increased, giving rise to the curled leaves of greens, savoys, cresses, lettuce, &c.
When cellular tissue is developed to a great extent, leaves become succulent and occasionally assume a crisp or curled appearance.
In this the feathers of the top of the head are very singular, looking like glossy curled shavings of black horn or whalebone, the effect being due to the dilatation of the shaft and its coalescence with the consolidated barbs.
They are not nocturnal, but most active in the morning and evening, remaining seated or curled up among the branches during the heat of the day.
From each side of his head sprouts a tuft of stiff curled feathers, while the feathers of the throat change colour, and beneath and around it sprouts the frill or ruff already mentioned as giving the bird his name.
Perithecium or "fruit" of the fungus with its curled appendages, X too.
21 }- &c. } It will be seen that the expression in curled brackets in each line after the first is obtained from the corresponding expression in the preceding line by a definite process; viz.
This, when adult, is readily distinguishable from the ordinary bird by the absence of the blush from its plumage, and by the curled feathers that project from and overhang each side of the head, which with some difference of coloration of the bill, pouch, bare skin round the eyes and irides give it a wholly distinct expression.
Specimens on the bark of trees require pressure until the bark is dry, lest they become curled; and those growing on sand or friable soil, such as Coniocybefurfuracea, should be laid carefully on a layer of gum in the box in which they are intended to be kept.