He stepped into a hall with streams of Guardians preparing for the dawn raid.
To anticipate, not the sunrise and the dawn merely, but, if possible, Nature herself!
The snow began falling before dawn, drifting down with an urgency that heralded a serious accumulation.
She set it to connect with the fed's central computer system just before dawn, hoping to draw attention away from the town of Randolph while giving her a head start.
At dawn on the sixteenth of November, Denisov's squadron, in which Nicholas Rostov served and which was in Prince Bagration's detachment, moved from the place where it had spent the night, advancing into action as arranged, and after going behind other columns for about two thirds of a mile was stopped on the highroad.
Dawn lined the horizon in faint yellow.
Dawn must be getting close, because she had never seen things darker than they were right now.
At dawn I was awakened by the smell of coffee, the rattling of guns, and the heavy footsteps of the men as they strode about, promising themselves the greatest luck of the season.
"We'll bring 'em, but I'm leveling the place at dawn," Dusty warned.
It was just after dawn, and the fortress was silent.
Dawn and Random snorted and crowded close to Princess.
It was near dawn, so he assumed she would morph back soon.
An hour before dawn, she began to feel drowsy and shifted her position to keep from falling asleep.
Usually the red squirrel (Sciurus Hudsonius) waked me in the dawn, coursing over the roof and up and down the sides of the house, as if sent out of the woods for this purpose.
He looked at his watch, satisfied to see it was past dawn despite the storm-blackened sky.
I had slept little as Jerome Jones' band played its brass near till dawn at The Gold Belt.
The pre-dawn was unnaturally quiet... and cold.
The outline of the dairy was dim in the early dawn light, but the intermittent barking from Brutus was like a beacon.
The next morning, he woke before dawn and before she did.
The entire fortress was empty. Rhyn ducked his head into a salon the size of half Kris's castle. He and Gabe had reached the gleaming marble palace at the center of the underworld just after dawn only to find it unguarded and missing its key occupant.
He dubbed it "Dawn" because the foal had everyone up at dawn with her frolicking in the barn.
She looked around, the prey she'd been stalking in the forest before dawn now lost.
Think about it this way: All the technology accumulated from the dawn of time to today has given us a certain amount of processing power.
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aids, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn, which does not forsake us in our soundest sleep.
Rise free from care before the dawn, and seek adventures.
"First-rate," said Pierre, looking at Dolokhov, who with a bottle of rum in his hand was approaching the window, from which the light of the sky, the dawn merging with the afterglow of sunset, was visible.
I go to bed after two in the morning, thoughts come and I can't sleep but toss about till dawn, because I think and can't help thinking, just as he can't help plowing and mowing; if he didn't, he would go to the drink shop or fall ill.
"I sent Uvarka at dawn to listen," his bass boomed out after a minute's pause.
As they left the tavern in the twilight of the dawn, Rostov and Ilyin both glanced under the wet and glistening leather hood of the doctor's cart, from under the apron of which his feet were sticking out, and in the middle of which his wife's nightcap was visible and her sleepy breathing audible.
At dawn the two new batteries established during the night on the plain occupied by the Prince d'Eckmuhl will open fire on the opposing batteries of the enemy.
"Evac and implode the building before dawn," Dusty said.
Darian watched the sky turn from dark to dawn, unconcerned with the chilly desert morning.
It wasn't until dawn crested the horizon that he smelled the unmistakable scent of blood.
She stirred after dawn, startled to see she'd slept so late.
Dawn had come an hour earlier but only just managed to push away the shadows of night from the cloudy mountain hiding place that had become her home.
She woke in the dark of pre-dawn to the sound of thunder.
When dawn outlined the boards hammered across the windows, she rose.
Alex was there at dawn every morning to help with the chores and then they would take off in his truck.
Dean wondered if her throat was sore after her pre-dawn glass-breaking scream upon first seeing Edith Shipton's body slowly turning from the end of the sash.
He fought until the yard was lit only by the castle.s outer lighting, then onward to dawn, free after so long restraining himself around the Immortals and humans.
At dawn next day Pierre was approaching Mozhaysk.
"It is dawn," thought Pierre.