Lisa pulled a curtain back to examine the sky.
Releasing the curtain, she turned away from the window.
I can't say for sure because I'm on the outside, trying to look in and trying not to get caught, but they've pulled the curtain closed on me.
Her gaze turned to the curtain, where not even a lost sunbeam could enter the room.
Though she wasn't hungry, she drank, exploring the black curtain shielding his memories as she did.
The curtain blocking him from his memories was less defined, like ice beginning to thaw.
He went to the window opposite the figure and closed his eyes, then whipped the curtain open.
With another deep breath, she leaned over to push aside the shower curtain and grab her face wash.
I just wish she had been able to escape and draw a curtain on her past like Fred O'Connor and move into a secure and happy life.
A little bell jingled in the empty office as Dean entered and an unshaven man in his sixties took his time sauntering out from behind a curtain, hoisting up his suspenders as he moved behind the desk.
The players sped through Dean's mind like a theater curtain call—Vinnie and his friends, Mayer from World Wide, or Arthur Atherton's nefarious clients.
He lowered the curtain, dropping the room into darkness.
The curtain of snow parted finally, and Darian's dark form entered the cave.
As the curtain lifted, the props had been changed so the room looked like a kitchen, with cardboard cut-out's of stove, sink and refrigerator.
She pulled the curtain back from the window on the door.
She dropped the curtain and ran shaking fingers through her hair as she opened the door.
But the curtain is raised for too brief an interval to allow of more than a passing glimpse at the restoration of Judaean fortunes; not until the time of Nehemiah, about 140 years after the fall of Jerusalem, does the historical material become less imperfect.
The curtain often shows several conspicuous folds, and the lower edge often resembles frilled drapery.
4 .-Auroral Curtain Below An Arc.
"Draw the curtain aside and show us the picture," he said.
Parrhasius laughed and answered, "The curtain is the picture."
The moon will not sour milk nor taint meat of mine, nor will the sun injure my furniture or fade my carpet; and if he is sometimes too warm a friend, I find it still better economy to retreat behind some curtain which nature has provided, than to add a single item to the details of housekeeping.
The wide expanse that opened out before the heights on which the Russian batteries stood guarding the bridge was at times veiled by a diaphanous curtain of slanting rain, and then, suddenly spread out in the sunlight, far-distant objects could be clearly seen glittering as though freshly varnished.
While he was speaking, the curtain of smoke that had concealed the hollow, driven by a rising wind, began to move from right to left as if drawn by an invisible hand, and the hill opposite, with the French moving about on it, opened out before them.
The curtain rose again.