Choking down fear, she climbed inside and sat down in the luxurious leather seat.
My heart was in my mouth and I saw fear on Martha's face.
I fear chiefly lest my expression may not be extra-vagant enough, may not wander far enough beyond the narrow limits of my daily experience, so as to be adequate to the truth of which I have been convinced.
Cold fear spiraled through her.
They did not smile nor did they frown, or show either fear or surprise or curiosity or friendliness.
She stared at him, fear clutching at her heart.
Shakespeare remains so popular because he wrote about timeless human experiences: love and fear and envy, anger and revenge and jealousy, ambition and regret and guilt.
She purposely kept her thoughts of what was to come—and her fear for Jule—at the back of her mind, instead filling it with her willingness to learn her trade.
Despite her fear, she wrapped her arms around him.
I have no fear this woman will attempt to escape as she sees my knife and knows full well her daughter's life is in my hands.
Our hearts beat fast, and our hands trembled with excitement, not fear, for we had the hearts of vikings, and we knew that our skipper was master of the situation.
Owing to the terrible uproar and the necessity for concentration and activity, Tushin did not experience the slightest unpleasant sense of fear, and the thought that he might be killed or badly wounded never occurred to him.
He remembered with dissatisfaction the agitation and fear he had betrayed before his subordinates.
Once again fear squeezed her stomach.
Fear clutched at her throat.
We forbade ourselves to even discuss our impetuous actions for fear of disturbing Howie so all we could do is cross our fingers and pray.
My monolog was blurted out non-stop for fear she'd cut me off before I finished.
Fear is my true restraint; fear of what I'll do to her child if I'm again annoyed.
She froze, the warmth of the magic leaving her as fear replaced it.
One soldier, in his fear, uttered the senseless cry, "Cut off!" that is so terrible in battle, and that word infected the whole crowd with a feeling of panic.
Thoughts that had not entered her mind for years--thoughts of a life free from the fear of her father, and even the possibility of love and of family happiness--floated continually in her imagination like temptations of the devil.
But the French officer was evidently more inclined to think he had been taken prisoner because Pierre's strong hand, impelled by instinctive fear, squeezed his throat ever tighter and tighter.
But such distractions lasted only a moment, and for eight hours the men had been inactive, without food, in constant fear of death, and their pale and gloomy faces grew ever paler and gloomier.
The horse first, regardless of whether it was right or wrong to show fear, snorted, reared almost throwing the major, and galloped aside.
He was convinced that he alone could maintain command of the army in these difficult circumstances, and that in all the world he alone could encounter the invincible Napoleon without fear, and he was horrified at the thought of the order he had to issue.
Oh, what a terrible thing is fear, and how shamefully I yielded to it!
Man can be master of nothing while he fears death, but he who does not fear it possesses all.
On what, then, was Count Rostopchin's fear for the tranquillity of Moscow based in 1812?
And that fear was the fear of death.
Denisov considered it dangerous to make a second attack for fear of putting the whole column on the alert, so he sent Tikhon Shcherbaty, a peasant of his party, to Shamshevo to try and seize at least one of the French quartermasters who had been sent on in advance.
Then came the arrest, and with it the fear of being questioned by the police.
The French followed him with astonishment in their eyes chiefly because Pierre, unlike all the other Russians who gazed at the French with fear and curiosity, paid no attention to them.
He had read only a few lines when he turned pale and his eyes opened wide with fear and joy.
Sonya was not less agitated than her friend by the latter's fear and grief and by her own personal feelings which she shared with no one.
He had twice experienced that terribly tormenting fear of death--the end--but now he no longer understood that fear.
You, peaceful inhabitants of Moscow, artisans and workmen whom misfortune has driven from the city, and you scattered tillers of the soil, still kept out in the fields by groundless fear, listen!
And lastly you too, peasants, come from the forests where you are hiding in terror, return to your huts without fear, in full assurance that you will find protection!
It was evidently not so much his sufferings that caused him to moan (he had dysentery) as his fear and grief at being left alone.
To fear or to try to escape that force, to address entreaties or exhortations to those who served as its tools, was useless.
This state of things is continually becoming worse and makes one fear that unless a prompt remedy is applied the troops will no longer be under control in case of an engagement.
Pierre felt particularly well disposed toward them all, but was now instinctively on his guard for fear of binding himself in any way.
But as soon as he tried to continue the conversation he had begun with Princess Mary he again glanced at Natasha, and a still-deeper flush suffused his face and a still-stronger agitation of mingled joy and fear seized his soul.