We barely slept that night, in eager anticipation of glimpsing our first rays of sunshine!
The idea of watching Darkyn strike her down made him eager to see blood spill.
They appeared in the conference hall, whose seats were filling with vamps eager to see Talon's show.
While Martha and Betsy, buoyed by our recent success, were eager to tackle the case, Quinn, not surprisingly, and yours truly to a lesser extent, were hesitant.
Did he think she was eager to consummate the marriage?
For a moment they clung to each other, their kiss evolving from tender to eager and on to passionate.
When I see that she is eager to tell me something, but is hampered because she does not know the words, I supply them and the necessary idioms, and we get along finely.
Battle lust made Taran eager for another fight, but he forced himself to calm, realizing he now had an entry into the heart of Tiyan.
He was anxiously sensitive about the opinion of others, eager for their sympathy and regard, and, in general, impressionable to their influence.
She wasn't eager to draw his undivided attention, but his distance struck her as unusual, if not yet another rejection.
Yes, I was as eager as the others to hear results, but my mind shifted to the practical.
His step quickened down the hall, but he was unable to tell if he were eager or dreading the sight of the woman again.
He pressed on the Exclusion Bill with all his power, and, when that and the inquiry into the payments for secret service and the trial of the five peers, for which too he had been eager, were brought to an end by a sudden prorogation, he is reported to have declared aloud that he would have the heads of those who were the king's advisers to this course.
For a considerable distance the way led straight upward in a gentle incline, and the wanderers made such good progress that they grew hopeful and eager, thinking they might see sunshine at any minute.
I can hardly wait for June to come I am so eager to speak to her and to my precious little sister.
She then moved her finger to the next line with an expression of eager interest.
She was eager to answer our questions and invited us into the building.
As eager as Betsy and I were to pursue our testing, we were out to the picture for several weeks.
Princess was eager to get back to some oats, so she walked faster than Carmen thought was safe.
"You sound too eager for my death!" he grumbled.
He attempted in vain to secure the election of his grandson Charles.
Athens, although known to be hostile at heart to the cities of Macedonian power, Alexander treated all through with eager courtesy.
Jowett was thus led to concentrate his attention on theology, and in the summers of 1845 and 1846, spent in Germany with Stanley, he became an eager student of German criticism and speculation.
This able leader, eager to reach Asuncion as quickly as possible, sent on his ships to the river Plate, but himself with a small following marched overland from Santa Catherina on the coast of Brazil to join Irala.
Cromwell used his influence in restraining the more eager who wished to march on London immediately, and in avoiding the use of force by which nothing permanent could be effected, urging that" whatsoever we get by treaty will be firm and durable.
Though their rule was favorable to the Romans, they were Arians; and religious differences, combined with the pride and jealousies of a nation accustomed to imperial honors, rendered the inhabitants of Italy eager to throw off their yoke.
The country by this time had become thickly covered over with castles, the seats of greater or lesser nobles, all of whom were eager to detach themselves from strict allegiance to the Regno.
They were accepted by a population eager for repose, who had merged old class distinctions in the conflicts of preceding centuries.
Parliament had degenerated into a congeries of personal groups, whose members were eager only to overturn cabinets in order to secure power for the leaders and official favors for themselves.
I am told that while I was still in long dresses I showed many signs of an eager, self-asserting disposition.
One brief spring, musical with the song of robin and mocking-bird, one summer rich in fruit and roses, one autumn of gold and crimson sped by and left their gifts at the feet of an eager, delighted child.
Catherine Beecher, who was eager to establish what should be in effect a pioneer college for women, accompanied him; and with her went Harriet as an assistant, taking an active part in the literary and school life, contributing stories and sketches to local journals and compiling a school geography.
Eager for revenge, voted a credit of 200,000, and sanctioned the despatch of reinforcements.
Eager, frightened, helpless glances were turned on Alpatych when he came out of the Governor's room.
The countess looked with timid horror at her son's eager, excited face as he said this.
On seeing the crowd and the bloodstained man the workman ceased speaking, and with eager curiosity all the bootmakers joined the moving crowd.
He alone then understood the meaning of the French army's inactivity, he alone continued to assert that the battle of Borodino had been a victory, he alone--who as commander-in-chief might have been expected to be eager to attack--employed his whole strength to restrain the Russian army from useless engagements.
When Natasha left the room Pierre's confusion and awkwardness immediately vanished and were replaced by eager excitement.
I remember his caressing touch as he led me from tree to tree, from vine to vine, and his eager delight in whatever pleased me.
I had now the key to all language, and I was eager to learn to use it.
I knew I could not see; but it did not seem possible that all the eager, loving children who gathered round me and joined heartily in my frolics were also blind.
So my little heart leaped high with eager excitement when I knew that my wish was at last to be realized.