Yet he too was an excellent dancer - or maybe everyone's dancing skills were so much better than hers that it only appeared so to her.
If Alex felt the need to protect her from Gerald, maybe she shouldn't be dancing with him.
"I... I'm not a very good dancing partner," she lied.
His eyes were dancing with amusement as he used one hand to jerk the towel free and expose cut-off blue jeans.
The radio was playing a waltz as she walked through the family room and she moved to the sway of it, dancing with an imaginary friend.
By the time she reached the top of the stairs, tiny flecks of light were dancing across her vision.
The single cone of light flickered on the dripping stone, casting yellow dancing goblins in its shadowy glow as the pair stumbled forward.
Me and my friend here would have gone out dancing 'cept she has to mind the phone.
Words leapt from the pages to form hologram-like images dancing over the book.
The maître d' looked at her skeptically, as if the woman passing in a revealing Middle Eastern belly dancing costume ahead of her was normal and jeans were not.
Realization played across her mind, echoed in a puzzled smile dancing across her face.
They're not much for dancing, but they are a must for climbing frozen water!
Just think—handsome gamblers, rich miners, everyone dancing with music and liquor and lively fun every night!
How about we go out dining and dancing tonight to celebrate?
His eyes were dancing with humor.
He'd even taken her dancing once, and yesterday he picked her a mess of greens.
They were seated on the type of furniture you're afraid will break, amid a thousand little figurines of dancing girls that must have presented a monumental dusting job.
You're dancing to different music.
It was silly – two adults dancing around an intimate moment.
Her gaze fell on a little blond-headed girl, her pigtails dancing with each step.
She threw herself down to avoid the second, sent another knife in its direction to distract it, and leapt up, dancing and twisting through the lightning streams.
Taran in the meadow…arrows…red and black dancing across her eyelids…drowning…Hilden pulling her from the Springs…
They stopped dancing and he gazed down at her with a solemn expression.
Why don't you just take dancing lessons?
His dark eyes were dancing with humor.
He stared down at Megan, eyes dancing with humor.
From what she knew of the Oracle, Sofi was probably dancing in joy right now, knowing she won a round with Xander.
Of these shows a ritual procession, apparently of reapers singing and dancing to the sound of a sistrum.
Herod Antipas, pleased by her dancing, offered her a reward "unto the half of my kingdom"; instructed by Herodias, she asked for John the Baptist's "head in a charger" 1 (see Herod Ii.
There was to be music and dancing; and Cyrus was to invite as many guests as he chose.
There will be music and dancing, and many fine people will be there.
She thought she saw little elves with tall pointed [hats] peeping from between the bushes and dancing down the long alleys, and the poor little girl was terrified.
Already she began to see quite plainly the little elves in their tall pointed hats, dancing down the dusky alleys, and peeping from between the bushes, and they seemed to come nearer and nearer; and she stretched her hands up towards the tree in which the doll sat and they laughed, and pointed their fingers at her.
One would approach at first warily through the shrub oaks, running over the snow-crust by fits and starts like a leaf blown by the wind, now a few paces this way, with wonderful speed and waste of energy, making inconceivable haste with his "trotters," as if it were for a wager, and now as many paces that way, but never getting on more than half a rod at a time; and then suddenly pausing with a ludicrous expression and a gratuitous somerset, as if all the eyes in the universe were eyed on him--for all the motions of a squirrel, even in the most solitary recesses of the forest, imply spectators as much as those of a dancing girl--wasting more time in delay and circumspection than would have sufficed to walk the whole distance--I never saw one walk--and then suddenly, before you could say Jack Robinson, he would be in the top of a young pitch pine, winding up his clock and chiding all imaginary spectators, soliloquizing and talking to all the universe at the same time--for no reason that I could ever detect, or he himself was aware of, I suspect.
The commander-in-chief made a sign that the men should continue to march at ease, and he and all his suite showed pleasure at the sound of the singing and the sight of the dancing soldier and the gay and smartly marching men.
He bowed his head and scraped first with one foot and then with the other, awkwardly, like a child at a dancing lesson.