Cassie slept fitfully that night and woke in the morning with a start.
We slept fitfully, spooned together on the thin mattress.
Yully slept fitfully and awoke before dawn, unable to rest with her troubled thoughts.
Carmen slept fitfully in a chair in the waiting room all night.
Every since he came home from the hospital he slept fitfully and was hard to wake.
He slept, fitfully, though this time he remembered no dreams.
For the remainder of the reign the Persian War was continued fitfully, a treaty of peace, signed in 1611, not being observed.
Urged by the duke of Argyll, Tennyson now turned his attention to the theme of the Holy Grail, though he progressed with it but fitfully and slowly.
The rising moon shone fitfully through the clouds, and the " Glasgow " continued to fire at any ship that showed up, but as this only betrayed her position she ceased fire at 8:5 P.M.
It shortened fitfully by eight seconds between 1790 and 1879; soon afterwards, restoration set in, and its exact length in 1903 was 2 d 20h 48' n 568, being only two seconds short of its original value.
He now became specially interested in the establishment of an Irish literary theatre; and he founded and conducted an occasional periodical (appearing fitfully at irregular intervals), called first Beltain and later Samhain, to expound its aims and preach his own views, the first number appearing in May 1899.
Shortly afterwards Clive returned to England in ill-health, but the war continued fitfully for many years.
They have no drainage to the sea, save fitfully for slight areas through the Colorado river.
652) to Liutprand (712-744) the Lombard kings, succeeding one another in the irregular fashion of the time, sometimes by descent, sometimes by election, sometimes by conspiracy and violence, strove fitfully to enlarge their boundaries, and contended with the aristocracy of dukes inherent in the original organization of the nation, an element which, though much weakened, always embarrassed the power of the crown, and checked the unity of the nation.