The air was dry and hot, as if she were in a sauna.
With so many people at their house, it was fortunate that the weather was warm and dry so they could utilize the courtyard for the children.
With compressed and parched lips and dry fixed eyes, she sat at the window, uneasily watching the people who drove past and hurriedly glancing round at anyone who entered the room.
We can at least get dry there, and Mary Hendrikhovna's there.
A third section scattered through the village arranging quarters for the staff officers, carrying out the French corpses that were in the huts, and dragging away boards, dry wood, and thatch from the roofs, for the campfires, or wattle fences to serve for shelter.
About midnight they heard the sound of steps in the snow of the forest, and the crackling of dry branches.
Rostov and Ilyin hastened to find a corner where they could change into dry clothes without offending Mary Hendrikhovna's modesty.
Five paces from him, a cannon ball tore up the dry earth and disappeared.
Her mouth felt dry and her voice was barely a whisper.
The money would dry, and her clothes could be washed.
In dry gourds, they were served a hot tea made from the ground leaves of something Bordeaux called the lip fern.
The fingers ceased their massage and he took her arm, leading her to a dry rock.
She laughed at his dry humor.
He returned to the kitchen after a few minutes in dry clothes, his hair freshly combed.
He nodded, continuing to dry the pan.
Just pretend it's a really dry martini.
Jonny looked healthy and rested, his dark eyes swirling, his clothing dry and neat despite the storm.
Despite the water, her mouth was dry and aching almost to the point of pain.
The air was hot and dry, the two suns too dim to shed much light into the black fortress.
A few feet further, in a dry grotto scooped out from the main walkway, something glinted in Dean's flashlight.
That's been a dry hole for sixty years, Roger said.
You're just as mad at him because you think he hung you out to dry when he didn't answer your call the night Billy was killed.
You would bleed her dry the first night.
Her mouth was so dry it was hard to speak, but she managed.
She attempted to wet her dry lips with an equally dry tongue.
The dry note in his voice made her think he had his own inside joke.
Wynn was brilliant at small talk, distracting her and making her laugh with his dry, morbid humor.
She pulled her keys out of her purse and clicked the unlock button, mouth dry as the vehicle's lights blinked.
His dark, dry humor left her entertained – and baffled.
She'd fallen asleep in Kris's library after half a bottle of whiskey and awoken in her own bed with a throbbing headache and dry mouth.
He got off on it as he dry humped her and sucked her life from her.
Here the road was dry and only a few cars passed him before he drifted past a private hot spring, along the wide curve and by the County fairgrounds before entering Ridgway.
The air was dry and windless.
Your tent has to protect against wind, water and snow to maintain a warm and dry climate inside.
When water is spilled on dry ground both the dry ground and the water disappear and mud results; and in the same way the entry of the famished army into the rich and deserted city resulted in fires and looting and the destruction of both the army and the wealthy city.
It's windy and dry... said another voice.
By the side of the path, on the dusty dry grass, all sorts of household goods lay in a heap: featherbeds, a samovar, icons, and trunks.
On seeing his face and meeting his eyes Princess Mary's pace suddenly slackened, she felt her tears dry up and her sobs ceased.
It's what the old folk used to say: 'A sweating hand's an open hand, a dry hand's close.'
Again everything was shrouded in hard, dry perplexity, and again with a strained frown she peered toward the world where he was.
Another pretext would be her snuff, which would seem too dry or too damp or not rubbed fine enough.
On the fourth morning, the high priest, by rubbing dry wood together, produces new fire in the public square, from whence every habitation in the town is supplied with the new and pure flame.