She leaped from her bed, the book falling to the floor unnoticed.
But her thoughts were falling under the control of something else.
I've found old rock fences, and there's an old log cabin falling into ruins not too far from here.
The buggy bounced over a rock and she clutched his arm to keep from falling off.
The next morning, the sight of snow falling outside her window drew her gaze as she packed for the evacuation.
I believe it is raining; I certainly hear the falling drops.
Not only making out - she was falling in love with him.
Was he falling in love as well, or was he simply taking what he could get?
I knew he and Lisa had dated for a long time, and I knew they had a falling out, but I never thought he'd try to hurt her physically.
You're falling for him.
Not falling for it this time, she vowed to herself.
For the first time in ages, Dusty was falling asleep at his computer.
If her Christmas gift was any indication, she thought she might be falling for the brute.
She waited, gaze falling to Damian.
The air was cold, brisk, the snowflakes falling faster.
"Yeah. I forgave him, but I just …I think I'm angrier at myself for falling for all his lies than I am at him for lying," she admitted.
The trail left by the falling vehicle reappeared, a tear in the earth, and a piece of unrecognizable metal.
Back and forth, back and forth, in a way that left her skin tingling and her feeling as if she was falling under some sort of spell.
When you left, the demons were pouring in, the Lake of Souls was bubbling and everything else was falling apart.
She held on to his hand, as if keeping him from falling off a cliff.
Rolling away from him, she sorted through endless subjects before finally falling asleep.
His elbows were propped on his knees, the trench falling back to show a lean body, flat stomach and muscular thighs outlined by the soft material of his pants.
His heartbeat was strong and steady, the thick arm wrapped around her as it had been when he held her after they'd made love for the last time before falling asleep.
"Anyway, for you, those handcuffs will soon be falling away," Fate continued.
She moved along, foot-by-foot, focusing on the next stone and on her anger to keep from sobbing and falling to her doom.
She stared at the silver eyes staring at her, slowly falling into an exhausted, restless slumber.
Even as Rhyn spoke, he was disturbed by the thought of the frazzled but sweet woman across the hall from him falling to his brother.
She'd cried herself senseless before falling into a sleep too heavy to bring her any real rest.
She half-stumbled, half-ran to the park area before tripping and falling flat.
"I thought I made your life more difficult," she said to keep from falling into a dangerous silence.
He took a sip, gaze going to the snow falling outside the window.
When Dorothy recovered her senses they were still falling, but not so fast.
They seemed to be falling right into the middle of a big city which had many tall buildings with glass domes and sharp-pointed spires.
* In this paper Miss Sullivan says: During this winter (1891-92) I went with her into the yard while a light snow was falling, and let her feel the falling flakes.
I have found repeatedly, of late years, that I cannot fish without falling a little in self-respect.
A fat major skirted a bush, puffing and falling out of step; a soldier who had fallen behind, his face showing alarm at his defection, ran at a trot, panting to catch up with his company.
She stood with her slender arms hanging down, her scarcely defined bosom rising and falling regularly, and with bated breath and glittering, frightened eyes gazed straight before her, evidently prepared for the height of joy or misery.
Several times his head dropped low as if it were falling and he dozed off.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
He ran round to the other side of the lodge and was about to dash into that part of it which was still standing, when just above his head he heard several voices shouting and then a cracking sound and the ring of something heavy falling close beside him.
It was necessary to let the French reach Shamshevo quietly without alarming them and then, after joining Dolokhov who was to come that evening to a consultation at a watchman's hut in the forest less than a mile from Shamshevo, to surprise the French at dawn, falling like an avalanche on their heads from two sides, and rout and capture them all at one blow.
The rain had stopped, and only the mist was falling and drops from the trees.
The rain was over, but drops were still falling from the trees.
Not all the Cossacks and hussars were asleep; here and there, amid the sounds of falling drops and the munching of the horses near by, could be heard low voices which seemed to be whispering.
Perhaps he was really sitting on a wagon, but it might very well be that he was not sitting on a wagon but on a terribly high tower from which, if he fell, he would have to fall for a whole day or a whole month, or go on falling and never reach the bottom.
All day it had been calm and frosty with occasional lightly falling snow and toward evening it began to clear.
Through the falling snow a purple-black and starry sky showed itself and the frost grew keener.
She lifted her head, copper curls falling across her eyes.
Even the way she wore her hair, with those braids wrapped around the top of her head like a crown and the long shiny blond curls falling around her shoulders and down her back – she wasn't simply beautiful.
Then she was falling again.
Now that it was over, she was falling apart.
She forced her legs to move faster, stumbling and almost falling in the deep sand.
Cassie clung to the seat to keep from falling out of the lurching buggy as Bordeaux took them out of town at a run.
She was falling for Cade.
She stretched out on the couch beside him; resting her head on his chest and he draped the blanket across her shoulders, his arm falling loosely on her waist.
I'm not sure exactly when I started falling in love with you.
I doubt I'll have any trouble falling asleep.
He was excited to see her dressed up for the occasion.
It shows me you have some inkling of the importance of this gift you possess and the dire consequences of it falling into the wrong hands.
Her skin was caramel, her long brown hair falling in fat ringlets around her elfin features.
She unfastened the seatbelt, all but falling into the street as he yanked her out.
They'd had a falling out a few hundred years before and hadn't spoken since.
Wide shoulders, chiseled chest, rippling abs … even his scent—of pure man mixed with the mystery of night—lured her like an animal falling for a hunter's bait.
His head remained shoved under a pillow, and his body relaxed, as if he were falling back asleep.
The sense she was falling ill grew stronger.
Deidre sat up and wrapped her arms around her knees, pink hair falling down around her.
With a swift motion, she sent the combination skyward where tack and bill joined the hundreds of others while she deftly caught the falling quarter to the cheers of the dinners.
The attorney quickly recovered and half slid, half ran down the slope next to his Jeep where they were standing, covering his shiny black shoes with dust in the process and nearly falling on the seat of his creased shorts.
She stepped back to avoid his hand and tripped over one of the paint cans, falling and sliding across the floor.
He was awake for several hours before falling asleep again.
Falling thirty stories onto the hard sand of the Sanctuary did nothing to help.
Erik challenged, ice blue eyes falling to him.
She exited the brightly lit room into the hallway, crossing to look out the nearest window at the falling snow.
Her attention was caught on the falling stars of the meteor shower.
We can't keep falling forever, you know.
Far away, at the other side of the field, King Richard saw his men falling back.
That would be like the price of a Mercedes falling from $50,000 to a nickel.
Yes, I see the cost of food falling a thousandfold.
Then the great actor gave his coat a hitch and his mouth a twitch, and in an instant I was in the village of Falling Water and felt Schneider's shaggy head against my knee.
I also recited "Laus Deo," and as I spoke the concluding verses, he placed in my hands a statue of a slave from whose crouching figure the fetters were falling, even as they fell from Peter's limbs when the angel led him forth out of prison.
With his shaggy head thrown back like birds when they drink, pressing his spurs mercilessly into the sides of his good horse, Bedouin, and sitting as though falling backwards in the saddle, he galloped to the other flank of the squadron and shouted in a hoarse voice to the men to look to their pistols.
He was afraid of falling behind the hussars, so much afraid that his heart stood still.
Flakes of falling snow were fluttering in that light.
First he spun her round, holding her now with his left, now with his right hand, then falling on one knee he twirled her round him, and again jumping up, dashed so impetuously forward that it seemed as if he would rush through the whole suite of rooms without drawing breath, and then he suddenly stopped and performed some new and unexpected steps.
Natasha glanced at her and at the crack in the pantry door, and it seemed to her that she remembered the light falling through that crack once before and Sonya passing with a glass in her hand.
From different sides came whistling sounds and the thud of cannon balls and bursting shells falling on the town.
At first the noise of the falling bombs and shells only aroused curiosity.
One cannon ball, another, and a third flew over him, falling in front, beside, and behind him.
The French army pushed on to Moscow, its goal, its impetus ever increasing as it neared its aim, just as the velocity of a falling body increases as it approaches the earth.
Scarcely had Pierre laid his head on the pillow before he felt himself falling asleep, but suddenly, almost with the distinctness of reality, he heard the boom, boom, boom of firing, the thud of projectiles, groans and cries, and smelled blood and powder, and a feeling of horror and dread of death seized him.
The glow spread, rising and falling, farther and farther still.
She had to grab it to keep it from falling to the floor.
One second she was falling head over heels, the next rolling on her side.
The snow began falling harder, and he met her gaze again finally.
Was she falling for him?
She recalled falling asleep on the roof and knew Evelyn to be too tipsy to carry or drag her down to her room.