Carmen followed her gaze and was surprised to find Señor Medena standing in the doorway.
The dama-fruit is the most delicious thing that grows, and when it makes us invisible the bears cannot find us to eat us up.
So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.
At that time I eagerly absorbed everything I read without a thought of authorship, and even now I cannot be quite sure of the boundary line between my ideas and those I find in books.
I wrote timidly, fearfully, but resolutely, urged on by my teacher, who knew that if I persevered, I should find my mental foothold again and get a grip on my faculties.
Gradually I began to find that there were disadvantages in going to college.
I have tried many machines, and I find the Hammond is the best adapted to the peculiar needs of my work.
Even now I cannot find it in my heart to condemn them utterly.
When he speaks, it is not to impress others, but because his heart would burst if he did not find an outlet for the thoughts that burn in his soul.
Then, too, there is in German literature a fine reserve which I like; but its chief glory is the recognition I find in it of the redeeming potency of woman's self-sacrificing love.
I find even the smallest child excellent company, and I am glad to say that children usually like me.
There was an odour of print and leather in the room which told me that it was full of books, and I stretched out my hand instinctively to find them.
When I find my work particularly difficult and discouraging, she writes me letters that make me feel glad and brave; for she is one of those from whom we learn that one painful duty fulfilled makes the next plainer and easier.
It gratifies me very much to find that you remember me so kindly.
Every day I find out something which makes me glad.
Every day I find how little I know, but I do not feel discouraged since God has given me an eternity in which to learn more.
Surely we shall all find at last the ideals we are seeking....
I find I get on faster, and do better work with Mr. Keith than I did in the classes at the Cambridge School, and I think it was well that I gave up that kind of work.
Why, I find it hard to understand them sometimes when they spell on their fingers.
Not only do we enjoy being together; but we also find our little home most delightful.
Miss Irwin seemed to have no objection to this proposal, and kindly offered to see the professors and find out if they would give me lessons.
I am afraid I find fault with the poem as much as I enjoy it.
Her parents are very anxious indeed to find a teacher for her.
The latter wished to send her some books; but she could not find anything simple enough for her!
How in the world do the papers find out everything, I wonder.
He quoted the passages in which she explains that college is not the "universal Athens" she had hoped to find, and cited the cases of other remarkable persons whose college life had proved disappointing.
Philosophers have tried to find out what was her conception of abstract ideas before she learned language.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
Many people have thought that any attempt to find the principles in her method would be nothing but a later theory superimposed on Miss Sullivan's work.
I was surprised to find Mrs. Keller a very young-looking woman, not much older than myself, I should think.
Here I opened the bag, and she went through it eagerly, probably expecting to find something to eat.
Others in that heat and crush racked their brains to find some thought and hastened to utter it.
"Yes, go and find out!" shouted the angry gentleman.
He made a mumbling sound in confirmation of this, took her hand, and began pressing it to different parts of his breast as if trying to find the right place for it.
On the way to Bogucharovo, a princely estate with a dwelling house and farm where they hoped to find many domestic serfs and pretty girls, they questioned Lavrushka about Napoleon and laughed at his stories, and raced one another to try Ilyin's horse.
"Sire, I expected nothing less than to find you at the gates of Moscow," replied de Beausset.
Pierre did not find his groom and rode along the hollow with the adjutant to Raevski's Redoubt.
Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.
"Ride over to Prince Peter Ivanovich and find out about it exactly," he said to one of his adjutants, and then turned to the Duke of Wurttemberg who was standing behind him.
The people awaited the enemy unconcernedly, did not riot or become excited or tear anyone to pieces, but faced its fate, feeling within it the strength to find what it should do at that most difficult moment.
Armed with these arguments, which appeared to her unanswerable, she drove to her daughter's early one morning so as to find her alone.
Natasha watched him with an intent gaze that confused him, as if she were trying to find in his face the answer to some question.