She fell asleep again when he left the room.
Silence fell between them and then he finally spoke.
A scorpion fell out and she gasped in horror, flipping it away with her boot.
His contemplative regard fell on Carmen.
I heard him come down again later before I fell asleep.
She curled up on the couch and fell asleep.
Carmen read to her from a book for a few minutes until she fell asleep and then turned the light off.
He nodded absently and fell silent while she finished the ice cream.
Somewhere in her musings, she finally fell asleep.
She fell to her knees, retching.
With that she fell asleep again.
He nodded and fell silent again.
The loosely tied bathrobe fell away from one smooth leg to her hip at her movement, and he paused.
You tried to dance and fell upon the floor.
They were so astonished that they fell upon their knees before the king and confessed their crime.
She fell asleep instantly.
The Watcher's hand fell away, and his gaze went to the dark side of the bay, where the little girl was already fast asleep.
Without intending to do so, her gaze fell to his hand on her knee.
Being superior to physical suffering, it sometimes chanced that they were superior to any consolation which the missionaries could offer; and the law to do as you would be done by fell with less persuasiveness on the ears of those who, for their part, did not care how they were done by, who loved their enemies after a new fashion, and came very near freely forgiving them all they did.
I had my suspicions the day she fell from the cliff.
Her stern gaze fell on Julia.
Under Martha's soothing, near hypnotizing voice, Howie fell asleep quickly.
"We belong upon the face of the earth," explained the Wizard, "but recently, during an earthquake, we fell down a crack and landed in the Country of the Mangaboos."
She was so worn out that she fell asleep at the table.
I can see why Alex fell so hard for you.
In spite of the uncomfortable sleeping accommodations and the situation, she fell asleep almost instantly.
Gradually Matthew's suckling slowed and he fell asleep.
Her gaze fell on Tammy, who had fallen asleep on the couch.
She finally reached the bottom of the embankment and fell headlong into a bunch of blackberry bushes.
I was enjoying myself until I fell over the cliff.
You fell off a cliff?
Had he been stalking her the day she fell off the bluff?
After listening to the night for a while she fell asleep again.
The body fell from the horse at Bordeaux's feet, but he barely noticed as he plunged to the sand on his chest.
She stretched out on the hard cold rocks and fell asleep.
She fell in love with a trapper and he took her back to what we all describe as civilization.
Then the day you fell on the ladder and I caught you - I figured you suspected then.
Few cases met fell within our criteria.
He's climbing a tree next to the wall... he fell... he's up again... and over.
It rang a dozen or so times before I half-fell down the stairs and located it.
He let go and swung the butt of the knife at my head as I fell to the floor.
As Grasso moved around to the driver's door, something fell from the rear, left side of the back.
My heart fell, knowing the session I'd left behind was over and with it, our final attempt to locate Grasso's hide away.
"We didn't ask to come down here; we fell," said Dorothy.
Just then his eye fell upon the lanterns and the can of kerosene oil which Zeb had brought from the car of his balloon, and he got a clever idea from those commonplace things.
Some of the Mangaboos fell down and had to be dragged from the fire, and all were so withered that it would be necessary to plant them at once.
A peal of merry laughter answered her, and the knives and forks fell to the plates with a clatter.
Then he halted, ducked down and began to back up, so that he nearly fell with the buggy onto the others.
Instead of keeping still, so I could eat him comfortably, he trembled so with fear that he fell off the table into a big vase that was standing on the floor.
At first the piglet stuck in the neck of the vase and I thought I should get him, after all, but he wriggled himself through and fell down into the deep bottom part--and I suppose he's there yet.
Then his eyes overflowed with tears, and he fell on his knees before the king.
Just as he spoke, the ant lost its footing and fell to the ground.
In his safe, warm place in the straw, Caedmon soon fell asleep.
But really, I fell into the pool at the fountain, and this kind man brought me here to get me dry.
But what if that energy cost fell to zero?
And if your productivity fell, then your salary would fall as well.
In terms of murders per one hundred thousand inhabitants, England fell from roughly twenty-three in the 1300s to about one today.
The Netherlands and Belgium fell from forty-seven in 1300s to about one today.
Germany and Switzerland fell from thirty-seven in the 1300s to about one today.
When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, I was an undergraduate at Rice University.
The impulse gone, I fell down and cried for her to take me up in her arms.
The afternoon sun penetrated the mass of honeysuckle that covered the porch, and fell on my upturned face.
The small twigs snapped and fell about me in showers.
At last I fell asleep with a new doll and a white bear in my arms.
The rays of the sun fell upon the trees, so that the twigs sparkled like diamonds and dropped in showers when we touched them.
One could have traveled round the word many times while I trudged my weary way through the labyrinthine mazes of grammars and dictionaries, or fell into those dreadful pitfalls called examinations, set by schools and colleges for the confusion of those who seek after knowledge.
The unusual language and repetition made the story seem unreal.
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.
When the leaves and the trees fell, the water and the soil covered them; and then more trees grew and fell also, and were buried under water and soil.
What was the name of the little boy who fell in love with the beautiful star?
I rode on a rough road, and fell off three or four times, and am now awfully lame!
When they tried to teach her to string beads, her little hands fell to her side.
She saw, too, that her story properly fell into short chapters and redivided it.
We climbed high hill and teacher fell and hurt her head.
The next lines are still more idiomatic, "When Suetonius left the country, they fell upon his troops and retook the island of Anglesea."
"Lazy roses, wake up," said he, giving the branches a gentle shake; but only the dew fell off in bright drops, and the flowers were still shut up.
But early one morning the fever left me as mysteriously and unexpectedly as it had come, and I fell into a quiet sleep.
But, unfortunately, I struck my foot on a rock and fell forward into the cold water.
Near the end of May, the sand cherry (Cerasus pumila) adorned the sides of the path with its delicate flowers arranged in umbels cylindrically about its short stems, which last, in the fall, weighed down with good-sized and handsome cherries, fell over in wreaths like rays on every side.
My "best" room, however, my withdrawing room, always ready for company, on whose carpet the sun rarely fell, was the pine wood behind my house.
Many a lusty crest--waving Hector, that towered a whole foot above his crowding comrades, fell before my weapon and rolled in the dust.
Though the woodchoppers have laid bare first this shore and then that, and the Irish have built their sties by it, and the railroad has infringed on its border, and the ice-men have skimmed it once, it is itself unchanged, the same water which my youthful eyes fell on; all the change is in me.
So perfect is this instinct, that once, when I had laid them on the leaves again, and one accidentally fell on its side, it was found with the rest in exactly the same position ten minutes afterward.
They grew also behind my house, and one large tree, which almost overshadowed it, was, when in flower, a bouquet which scented the whole neighborhood, but the squirrels and the jays got most of its fruit; the last coming in flocks early in the morning and picking the nuts out of the burs before they fell, I relinquished these trees to them and visited the more distant woods composed wholly of chestnut.
Not long since I read his epitaph in the old Lincoln burying-ground, a little on one side, near the unmarked graves of some British grenadiers who fell in the retreat from Concord--where he is styled "Sippio Brister"--Scipio Africanus he had some title to be called--"a man of color," as if he were discolored.
And then fresh sparks went up above the wood, as if the roof fell in, and we all shouted "Concord to the rescue!"
When I made most noise he would stretch out his neck, and erect his neck feathers, and open his eyes wide; but their lids soon fell again, and he began to nod.
In order to see how nearly I could guess, with this experience, at the deepest point in a pond, by observing the outlines of a surface and the character of its shores alone, I made a plan of White Pond, which contains about forty-one acres, and, like this, has no island in it, nor any visible inlet or outlet; and as the line of greatest breadth fell very near the line of least breadth, where two opposite capes approached each other and two opposite bays receded, I ventured to mark a point a short distance from the latter line, but still on the line of greatest length, as the deepest.
They were wholly deaf to my arguments, or failed to perceive their force, and fell into a strain of invective that was irresistible.
His eyes, nose, and mouth all seemed puckered into a vacant, wearied grimace, and his arms and legs always fell into unnatural positions.
Sometimes that same look fell on Pierre, and that funny lively little girl's look made him inclined to laugh without knowing why.
While the count was being turned over, one of his arms fell back helplessly and he made a fruitless effort to pull it forward.
She screamed and fell unconscious on his shoulder.
The hussar cornet of Kutuzov's suite who had mimicked the regimental commander, fell back from the carriage and rode up to Dolokhov.
As soon as Rostov heard them, an enormous load of doubt fell from him.
Kutuzov fell back toward Vienna, destroying behind him the bridges over the rivers Inn (at Braunau) and Traun (near Linz).
The gun rang out with a deafening metallic roar, and a whistling grenade flew above the heads of our troops below the hill and fell far short of the enemy, a little smoke showing the spot where it burst.
Silence fell on the whole squadron.
Evidently they were firing at the hussars, but the balls with rapid rhythmic whistle flew over the heads of the horsemen and fell somewhere beyond them.
Rostov did not think what this call for stretchers meant; he ran on, trying only to be ahead of the others; but just at the bridge, not looking at the ground, he came on some sticky, trodden mud, stumbled, and fell on his hands.
Two were misdirected and the shot went too high, but the last round fell in the midst of a group of hussars and knocked three of them over.
He stood looking about him, when suddenly he heard a rattle on the bridge as if nuts were being spilt, and the hussar nearest to him fell against the rails with a groan.
"Yes, that all happened!" he said, and, smiling happily to himself like a child, he fell into a deep, youthful slumber.
Several of our men fell, among them the round-faced officer who had marched so gaily and complacently.
Rook tried to rise on his forelegs but fell back, pinning his rider's leg.
Rostov also tried to rise but fell back, his sabretache having become entangled in the saddle.
Jests fell flat, news was not interesting, and the animation was evidently forced.
They all separated, but, except Anatole who fell asleep as soon as he got into bed, all kept awake a long time that night.
He could not tell them simply that everyone went at a trot and that he fell off his horse and sprained his arm and then ran as hard as he could from a Frenchman into the wood.
After this volley the regimental commander clutched at his leg; several soldiers fell, and a second lieutenant who was holding the flag let it fall from his hands.
It swayed and fell, but caught on the muskets of the nearest soldiers.
My legs are giving way, thought he, and fell on his back.
A cannon ball killed someone behind them, another fell in front and splashed Dolokhov with blood.
It flopped into something moist, and the general fell from his horse in a pool of blood.
He tried to right himself but fell in up to his waist.
When they met, she fell on his breast, sobbing.
"Your son," wrote Kutuzov, "fell before my eyes, a standard in his hand and at the head of a regiment--he fell as a hero, worthy of his father and his fatherland.
Natasha fell in love the very moment she entered the ballroom.
The ten fell to him.
Having got warm in his corner, he fell asleep and did not leave the hut till toward evening.
In his soul there suddenly arose such an unexpected turmoil of youthful thoughts and hopes, contrary to the whole tenor of his life, that unable to explain his condition to himself he lay down and fell asleep at once.
After dinner I fell asleep and as I was drowsing off I clearly heard a voice saying in my left ear, "Thy day!"
She fell in love with Nicholas and does not wish to know anything more.
The bare twigs in the garden were hung with transparent drops which fell on the freshly fallen leaves.
But the wolf jumped up more quickly than anyone could have expected and, gnashing her teeth, flew at the yellowish borzoi, which, with a piercing yelp, fell with its head on the ground, bleeding from a gash in its side.
Daniel rose a little, took a step, and with his whole weight, as if lying down to rest, fell on the wolf, seizing her by the ears.
The hunt servants fell into line.
Petya, leaning on his elbow, fell asleep at once.
As 'twas growing dark last night Fell the snow so soft and light...
It was dark in the room especially where they were sitting on the sofa, but through the big windows the silvery light of the full moon fell on the floor.
While they drove past the garden the shadows of the bare trees often fell across the road and hid the brilliant moonlight, but as soon as they were past the fence, the snowy plain bathed in moonlight and motionless spread out before them glittering like diamonds and dappled with bluish shadows.
Halfway lay some snow-covered piles of firewood and across and along them a network of shadows from the bare old lime trees fell on the snow and on the path.
After Nicholas had gone things in the Rostov household were more depressing than ever, and the countess fell ill from mental agitation.
In Moscow Princess Mary had no one to talk to, no one to whom to confide her sorrow, and much sorrow fell to her lot just then.
After Metivier's departure the old prince called his daughter in, and the whole weight of his wrath fell on her.
And the botanist who finds that the apple falls because the cellular tissue decays and so forth is equally right with the child who stands under the tree and says the apple fell because he wanted to eat it and prayed for it.
Equally right or wrong is he who says that Napoleon went to Moscow because he wanted to, and perished because Alexander desired his destruction, and he who says that an undermined hill weighing a million tons fell because the last navvy struck it for the last time with his mattock.
The boy, curly- headed like his mother and glowing with health, sat on his knee, and Prince Andrew began telling him the story of Bluebeard, but fell into a reverie without finishing the story.
As soon as the sun appeared in a clear strip of sky beneath the clouds, the wind fell, as if it dared not spoil the beauty of the summer morning after the storm; drops still continued to fall, but vertically now, and all was still.
As they took the places vacated by the uhlans, bullets came from the front, whining and whistling, but fell spent without taking effect.
One Uhlan stopped, another who was on foot flung himself to the ground to avoid being knocked over, and a riderless horse fell in among the hussars.
The officer fell, not so much from the blow--which had but slightly cut his arm above the elbow--as from the shock to his horse and from fright.
She ran up to him and, in the play of the sunlight that fell in small round spots through the shade of the lime-tree avenue, could not be sure what change there was in his face.
Dron suddenly fell on his knees.
But Napoleon came and swept him aside, unconscious of his existence, as he might brush a chip from his path, and his Bald Hills and his whole life fell to pieces.
On returning to Gorki after having seen Prince Andrew, Pierre ordered his groom to get the horses ready and to call him early in the morning, and then immediately fell asleep behind a partition in a corner Boris had given up to him.
He did not notice the sound of the bullets whistling from every side, or the projectiles that flew over him, did not see the enemy on the other side of the river, and for a long time did not notice the killed and wounded, though many fell near him.
There for several hours amid incessant cannon and musketry fire, now Russians were seen alone, now Frenchmen alone, now infantry, and now cavalry: they appeared, fired, fell, collided, not knowing what to do with one another, screamed, and ran back again.
Napoleon stopped his horse and again fell into the reverie from which Berthier had aroused him.
Another time, general attention was attracted by a small brown dog, coming heaven knows whence, which trotted in a preoccupied manner in front of the ranks with tail stiffly erect till suddenly a shell fell close by, when it yelped, tucked its tail between its legs, and darted aside.
At one and the same moment came the sound of an explosion, a whistle of splinters as from a breaking window frame, a suffocating smell of powder, and Prince Andrew started to one side, raising his arm, and fell on his chest.
And he fell back into that artificial realm of imaginary greatness, and again--as a horse walking a treadmill thinks it is doing something for itself--he submissively fulfilled the cruel, sad, gloomy, and inhuman role predestined for him.
"To be a soldier, just a soldier!" thought Pierre as he fell asleep, "to enter communal life completely, to be imbued by what makes them what they are.
Pierre turned away with repugnance, and closing his eyes quickly fell back on the carriage seat.
And going to his bed he threw himself on it without undressing and immediately fell asleep.
The publican was fighting one of the smiths at the door, and when the workmen came out the smith, wrenching himself free from the tavern keeper, fell face downward on the pavement.
The tall youth, against whom he stumbled, seized his thin neck with his hands and, yelling wildly, fell with him under the feet of the pressing, struggling crowd.
At the moment when Vereshchagin fell and the crowd closed in with savage yells and swayed about him, Rostopchin suddenly turned pale and, instead of going to the back entrance where his carriage awaited him, went with hurried steps and bent head, not knowing where and why, along the passage leading to the rooms on the ground floor.
Without taking leave of his new friend, Pierre left the gate with unsteady steps and returning to his room lay down on the sofa and immediately fell asleep.
She passed the valet, the snuff fell from the candle wick, and she saw Prince Andrew clearly with his arms outside the quilt, and such as she had always seen him.
Like a somnambulist aroused from her sleep Natasha went out of the room and, returning to her hut, fell sobbing on her bed.
The soldier fell, got up, and ran away.
The art of his reading was supposed to lie in rolling out the words, quite independently of their meaning, in a loud and singsong voice alternating between a despairing wail and a tender murmur, so that the wail fell quite at random on one word and the murmur on another.
That shoulder rose and fell rhythmically and convulsively, but spadefuls of earth were already being thrown over the whole body.
Now you've curled up and got warm, you daughter of a bitch! said Karataev, touching the dog that lay at his feet, and again turning over he fell asleep immediately.
Soon he really shut his eyes and fell asleep.
Trembling and panting the old man fell into that state of fury in which he sometimes used to roll on the ground, and he fell upon Eykhen, threatening him with his hands, shouting and loading him with gross abuse.
General Bagovut, a fighting old soldier of placid temperament, being also upset by all the delay, confusion, and cross-purposes, fell into a rage to everybody's surprise and quite contrary to his usual character and said disagreeable things to Toll.
He often fell asleep unexpectedly in the daytime, but at night, lying on his bed without undressing, he generally remained awake thinking.
Some Cossacks on the prowl for booty fell in with the Emperor and very nearly captured him.
Both fell silent, peering out through the darkness at the sound of Dolokhov's and Petya's steps as they advanced to the fire leading their horses.
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.
One of them fell in the mud under his horse's feet.
His horse, having galloped up to a campfire that was smoldering in the morning light, stopped suddenly, and Petya fell heavily on to the wet ground.
On the third day after leaving Moscow Karataev again fell ill with the fever he had suffered from in the hospital in Moscow, and as he grew gradually weaker Pierre kept away from him.
Pierre went up to the fire, ate some roast horseflesh, lay down with his back to the fire, and immediately fell asleep.
Seeing their enemy unexpectedly the French fell into confusion and stopped short from the sudden fright, but then they resumed their flight, abandoning their comrades who were farther behind.
Half the men fell out of the army without a battle.
Go, go, she... is calling... and weeping like a child and quickly shuffling on his feeble legs to a chair, he almost fell into it, covering his face with his hands.
The lower stakes cracked more and more and at last the wall fell, and with it the men who had been pushing it.
If he fell into my hands, when I'd caught him I'd bury him in the ground with an aspen stake to fix him down.
After his liberation he reached Orel, and on the third day there, when preparing to go to Kiev, he fell ill and was laid up for three months.
Just then he was only anxious to get away as quickly as possible from places where people were killing one another, to some peaceful refuge where he could recover himself, rest, and think over all the strange new facts he had learned; but on reaching Orel he immediately fell ill.
I only know that he fell in with the Rostovs....
The events of the previous year: the burning of Moscow and the flight from it, the death of Prince Andrew, Natasha's despair, Petya's death, and the old countess' grief fell blow after blow on the old count's head.
A few days later he fell ill and took to his bed.
Thus in a time of trouble ever memorable to him after the birth of their first child who was delicate, when they had to change the wet nurse three times and Natasha fell ill from despair, Pierre one day told her of Rousseau's view, with which he quite agreed, that to have a wet nurse is unnatural and harmful.
During that fortnight of anxiety Natasha resorted to the baby for comfort so often, and fussed over him so much, that she overfed him and he fell ill.
They all fell on me--Denisov and Natasha...
You fell asleep alright, but we didn't get that far.
The Alex she met and fell in love with was confident and generally happy.
At some point she fell asleep.
She fell asleep again and didn't wake until they reached NXA in Arkansas.
The car warmed quickly and she fell asleep again.
When he pulled the covers over her, she stretched out and fell asleep again.
Finally, exhausted by tears, Destiny fell asleep.
Without a word, she slipped into his arms and fell into the rhythm of his step.
Her groggy mind wondered why they were there and why she was in the hospital – and then she fell asleep again.
I was exploring and I fell off that bluff.
A small plastic bag fell out of the pocket.
A shadow fell over her and she turned into the sun, shading her eyes with a gloved hand.
She seemed satisfied and fell asleep at once.
A missing girl fell through the ice and drowned while Howie helplessly watched.
The intruder fell back out the window.
My attempt at lightening the situation fell on deaf ears.
With a wild neigh of terror the animal fell bodily into the pit, drawing the buggy and its occupants after him.
The rainbow tints from the colored suns fell upon the glass city softly and gave to the buildings many delicate, shifting hues which were very pretty to see.
In this quake a big crack opened and we fell through--horse and buggy, and all--and the stones got loose and came down with us.
The maiden's gown was soft as satin and fell about her in ample folds, while dainty lace-like traceries trimmed the bodice and sleeves.
Some of the wooden beings fell flat upon the ground, where they quivered and trembled in every limb; but most of them managed to wheel and escape again to a distance.
In areas where Jenner's techniques were available, infections fell, and when inoculation became mandatory, they plummeted.
Well, in the developed world, the percent of people needed to farm fell from more than 90 percent to today's 4 percent.
Toward morning he became quiet and she fell asleep.
She was wandering in the woods again and fell down.
With that thought, she nestled down into the bed and fell asleep.