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.
The air was dry and hot, as if she were in a sauna.
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.
Her eyes were dry and glistening, her lips compressed, her cheeks sunken.
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.
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.
Her mouth felt dry and her voice was barely a whisper.
The money would dry, and her clothes could be washed.
The air was hot and dry, the two suns too dim to shed much light into the black fortress.
Natasha was sitting on the bed, pale and dry eyed, and was gazing at the icons and whispering something as she rapidly crossed herself.
Flushed and agitated she went about the house all that day, dry-eyed, occupied with most trivial matters as if not understanding what awaited her.
Nor did she cry when he was gone; but for several days she sat in her room dry-eyed, taking no interest in anything and only saying now and then, "Oh, why did he go away?"
The horses showered the fine dry snow on the faces of those in the sleigh--beside them sounded quick ringing bells and they caught confused glimpses of swiftly moving legs and the shadows of the troyka they were passing.
She wrote to him formal, monotonous, and dry letters, to which she attached no importance herself, and in the rough copies of which the countess corrected her mistakes in spelling.
Mary Hendrikhovna obliged them with the loan of a petticoat to be used as a curtain, and behind that screen Rostov and Ilyin, helped by Lavrushka who had brought their kits, changed their wet things for dry ones.
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.
Her mouth went dry and her stomach lurched violently.
"That wasn't exactly what I had in mind," she answered in a dry tone.
By the time he set her down safe and dry on the other side, her hands were going numb and her shoulders were aching.
Her mouth went dry and she involuntarily licked her lips.
It's almost dry and I hate it when it gets all wrinkled.
Her throat was dry and her lips swollen.
It wouldn't take long to dry in this heat.
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.
Edith looked up, rubbed a sleeve across her eyes to dry them, then brushed her hands down the white dress, smoothing the fabric against her legs.
A real tree is the only way to go but they sure are a mess, especially out here in the dry air.
Another pretext would be her snuff, which would seem too dry or too damp or not rubbed fine enough.
The summer had been very dry and the corn crop had failed.
If the turnip is dry, it is watered, each drop carefully metered out.
The apron did not dry quickly enough to suit me, so I drew nearer and threw it right over the hot ashes.
I have read every historical work that I have been able to lay my hands on, from a catalogue of dry facts and dryer dates to Green's impartial, picturesque "History of the English People"; from Freeman's "History of Europe" to Emerton's "Middle Ages."
I have watered the red huckleberry, the sand cherry and the nettle-tree, the red pine and the black ash, the white grape and the yellow violet, which might have withered else in dry seasons.