The rain got it started and then the edge of the cliff gave way.
He stood and walked to the edge of the pond.
He sat down on the edge of the bed, staring at his feet... and then keeled over on the bed.
She sat down on the edge of the bed and stared at the floor.
His voice had an edge to it.
The love of my life moved to the edge of her chair.
Oh my, you're fortunate the car didn't go over the edge with you in it!
The scene was the edge of a corn field with a large barn in the distance.
At the edge of the road stood an oak.
There was an edge in his voice, one that told her he already knew.
Everyone was on edge as we began early the next day.
That ridge was the only thing that had kept her from plunging over the edge... that and the man who was now glaring at her.
She sat on the edge of the bed, contemplating Cynthia with a compassionate expression.
The room began to spin, and she grabbed the edge of the sink.
He sat down on the edge of the bed, brushing one blonde lock from her face.
The country was beautiful, poised on the edge of spring.
He took it harder than I thought he would, but being able to keep Tammy took the edge off it.
It would be dark by the time they got the car off the edge of the cliff.
Even with him taking the edge off, reality still wasn't real.
He crossed his arms to display roped forearms and sat on the edge of his desk.
But he did not wish the little girl to think him a coward, so he advanced slowly to the edge of the roof.
They had walked a mile or two towards home, when they came to the edge of a narrow and deep ravine.
Dolokhov who was in the midst of the crowd forced his way to the edge of the dam, throwing two soldiers off their feet, and ran onto the slippery ice that covered the millpool.
He lay down on the edge of it and I burned with longing to caress him and lie down too.
With his hand on his saddlebow, he was ready to dismount and stab the wolf, when she suddenly thrust her head up from among that mass of dogs, and then her forepaws were on the edge of the gully.
Exhaustion left her feeling cold and weak, which was probably why her foot slipped on the edge of a rock.
His voice still had a bitter edge, but there was a touch of musing in it now.
She peered cautiously over the edge, but couldn't see the car.
The creek flowed over a succession of rock ledges and formed pools at the edge where tadpoles swam.
He dropped to the sand and crawled the rest of the way to the top, peering over the edge before he motioned for her to continue.
At the edge of town the sound of hammers announced the building of another hotel.
Dropping off this little package was accomplished with no regret as she wouldn't cease screaming her head off keeping my nerves on edge the entire time we were together.
"Only because of my efforts," Dustin said with an edge that warned her not to laugh.
A thousand times during that half-hour Rostov cast eager and restless glances over the edge of the wood, with the two scraggy oaks rising above the aspen undergrowth and the gully with its water-worn side and "Uncle's" cap just visible above the bush on his right.
He saw the whips in their red caps galloping along the edge of the ravine, he even saw the hounds, and was expecting a fox to show itself at any moment on the ryefield opposite.
Prince Andrew, pale and gloomy like everyone in the regiment, paced up and down from the border of one patch to another, at the edge of the meadow beside an oatfield, with head bowed and arms behind his back.
You always liked living on the edge, but you've never been so impulsive.
After a long time they came into a clearing on the edge of the mountain.
It seemed to me we were all on edge, especially Howie who, aside from a smile and a few words, stayed out of our limited conversations.
This time I was on the edge of a scrub forest.
We had always teetered on the edge, Martha and me, even as young children, playing you-show-me-yours-I'll-show-you-mine and sneaking to places forbidden.
He followed the trail to the edge of the carpet then took in the dirty dishes in the sink.
Her warmth and openness disarmed him enough to take the edge off his anger.
The sexy woman was on edge tonight, her gaze restless.
I should start charging you for taking the edge off as often as I do.
Jule had the sense of a memory at the edge of his fevered mind.
Sofia stopped at the edge of the driveway, horrified by the bloodied and broken bodies spread across the expansive area in front of her.
Sensing her fear, he touched her arm, the edge of tension dissipating.
He reached the edge of the tall roof, stepped one foot out into the air, and walked into space as calmly as if he were on firm ground.
"Of course; can't you see?" and again the kitten wandered into the air and back to the edge of the roof.
I can see plenty of nice gardens and fields down below us, at the edge of this city.
Here one side of the mountain had a great hole in it, like the mouth of a cavern, and the stairs stopped at the near edge of the floor and commenced ascending again at the opposite edge.
"No they won't," said the voice of the kitten, and Eureka herself crawled over the edge of the platform and sat down quietly upon the floor.
So a party of soldiers led him up into the mountain and placed him on the edge of the yawning hole in the rocks.
I finally succeeded in getting her on the bed and covered her up, and she lay curled up as near the edge of the bed as possible.
The forest has never so good a setting, nor is so distinctly beautiful, as when seen from the middle of a small lake amid hills which rise from the water's edge; for the water in which it is reflected not only makes the best foreground in such a case, but, with its winding shore, the most natural and agreeable boundary to it.
There is no rawness nor imperfection in its edge there, as where the axe has cleared a part, or a cultivated field abuts on it.
One day when I came to the same place forty-eight hours afterward, I found that those large bubbles were still perfect, though an inch more of ice had formed, as I could see distinctly by the seam in the edge of a cake.
The antagonists stood forty paces apart at the farther edge of the clearing.
As she looked and thought, the strangest fancies unexpectedly and disconnectedly passed through her mind: the idea occurred to her of jumping onto the edge of the box and singing the air the actress was singing, then she wished to touch with her fan an old gentleman sitting not far from her, then to lean over to Helene and tickle her.
Having looked at Natasha he approached his sister, laid his well gloved hand on the edge of her box, nodded to her, and leaning forward asked a question, with a motion toward Natasha.
"Eh, mounseer, Russian sauce seems to be sour to a Frenchman... sets his teeth on edge!" said a wrinkled clerk who was standing behind Pierre, when the Frenchman began to cry.
The young officer still sat in the same way, bent double, in a pool of blood at the edge of the earth wall.
Through these forests Denisov and his party rode all day, sometimes keeping well back in them and sometimes coming to the very edge, but never losing sight of the moving French.
Denisov himself intended going with the esaul and Petya to the edge of the forest where it reached out to Shamshevo, to have a look at the part of the French bivouac they were to attack next day.
Denisov, Petya, and the esaul, accompanied by some Cossacks and the hussar who had the prisoner, rode to the left across a ravine to the edge of the forest.
Beyond that, less than three feet separated the road from the edge of a cliff.
His voice had that crisp edge to it again.
I followed Quinn down to the water's edge as the women waved from whicker rocking chairs on the wide verandah.
From the porch we could see the huddled figure of Howie Abbott sitting under a large red umbrella on the edge of the pier.
Quinn peeked over the edge of his magazine as Martha brought a pen and pad from the kitchen.
In spite of the wound, he hobbled away at a brisk pace to the nearby woods at the edge of the property.
She slept until the edge of her fatigue was gone before borrowing his neatly folded clothing and making herself a huge pancake and egg midday breakfast.
She stopped at the edge of where the clear water dropped suddenly into impenetrable blue depths.
The woman in his arms went still as he pressed its edge to her throat.
It was low and gravelly with an edge of huskiness.
"I'm not going to eat you, so you can stop looking at me like that," he said with a bitter edge that was lost on her.
The edge of arrogance surprised her.
She yelped as someone grabbed her hips and pulled her from the edge of the balcony.
He needed something to take that edge off.
She heard what was behind his message, the cunning edge Darkyn didn't try to hide behind pretty words like Wynn did.
The girl, greatly astonished, ran to lean over the edge of the roof, and saw the man walking rapidly through the air toward the ground.
They are in little pockets all around the edge of this cavern.
She keeps the relative position of the keys by an occasional touch of the little finger on the outer edge of the board.
The point of this gold indicator bends over the edge of the case, round which are set eleven raised points--the stem forms the twelfth.
My house was on the side of a hill, immediately on the edge of the larger wood, in the midst of a young forest of pitch pines and hickories, and half a dozen rods from the pond, to which a narrow footpath led down the hill.
How handsome the great sweeping curves in the edge of the ice, answering somewhat to those of the shore, but more regular!
The dressing station consisted of three tents with flaps turned back, pitched at the edge of a birch wood.
Denisov, the esaul, and Petya rode silently, following the peasant in the knitted cap who, stepping lightly with outturned toes and moving noiselessly in his bast shoes over the roots and wet leaves, silently led them to the edge of the forest.
Something was boiling in a small cauldron at the edge of the fire and a soldier in a peaked cap and blue overcoat, lit up by the fire, was kneeling beside it stirring its contents with a ramrod.
When they had come to the edge of the forest it was noticeably growing light over the field.
The fifth company was bivouacking at the very edge of the forest.
"Of course I'm not alright," she answered with an irritated edge to her voice.
She waited at the edge of the bed.
Her balcony was several feet from the edge of his.
Not wanting to be around to hear Claire get her way, Sofia climbed onto the edge of Damian's balcony and stretched upward toward the ledge running around the mansion.
"No worries," Damian said with an edge that made her still.
The nip of his fangs at her neck, inner thighs and breasts almost drove her over the edge while his hot tongue and hands explored every part of her.
"Yes; but it's lots of fun, if it IS strange," remarked the small voice of the kitten, and Dorothy turned to find her pet walking in the air a foot or so away from the edge of the roof.
She hobbled to the edge of the creek.