The group of prisoners had melted away most of all.
I took my risks when I joined this group and I'm willing to face up to my responsibilities.
Here we were, caught up in the euphoria of our accomplishments, like a group of dissimilar workers sharing a winning power ball ticket, and thinking that success made us friends for ever.
Amid forced conversation, the group plodded their way through shrimp, chicken, and enchiladas to dessert—fried ice cream—but if the Deans thought this final outing would be a celebration, they were mistaken.
There was the customary group of tourists with names like Bud and Ethel and Elmer and Clara— names not assigned to anyone born after World War II.
The little pigs had stood huddled in a group, watching this scene with frightened eyes.
These were very numerous, for the place was thickly inhabited, and a large group of the queer people clustered near, gazing sharply upon the strangers who had emerged from the long spiral stairway.
Instead of piety being expressed simply in a multitude of unrelated individual acts, it expressed itself in group action.
The same skill you've learned this morning, you can use against any Guardian or a whole group of Guardians.
He'd never forget his single run-in with one of the Others, a group of Watchers working to destroy the mortal world in favor of an immortal one.
Then came Professor Woggle-Bug, with a group of students from the Royal College of Scientific Athletics.
I will not advise getting in touch with our feelings or even group hugs.
She sullenly glanced back at the group of men.
And that advance continues, as the group of rights so acknowledged keeps expanding.
He followed the group to the courtyard to spar.
She pocketed her list and trailed him to the area just beyond the patio, where the scent of hot dogs and s'mores greeted her long before she reached the small group circled around a bonfire.
Kutuzov noticed Pierre's figure and the group gathered round him.
He promised to return in an hour and ferry the group back to Bird Song, which was less than a mile away.
It was a huge shift in public opinion in which no group benefited financially; if anything, financial interests were aligned against this change, just as with tobacco.
He too approached that group and listened with a kindly smile and nods of approval, as he always did, to what the speaker was saying.
Pierre pushed his way into the middle of the group, listened, and convinced himself that the man was indeed a liberal, but of views quite different from his own.
Lubomirski, Bronnitski, Wlocki, and the others of that group stirred up so much trouble that Barclay, under pretext of sending papers to the Emperor, dispatched these Polish adjutants general to Petersburg and plunged into an open struggle with Bennigsen and the Tsarevich.
A group of bareheaded peasants was approaching across the meadow toward the prince.
The officers said that either Napoleon or Murat was there, and they all gazed eagerly at this little group of horsemen.
A fifth group, displaying the profundity of their strategic perceptions, discussed the direction the troops would now have to take.
A sixth group was talking absolute nonsense.
Pierre went up to a group of men, one of whom he knew.
By the wall of China-Town a smaller group of people were gathered round a man in a frieze coat who held a paper in his hand.
And having thus demolished the young man, Anna Pavlovna turned to another group where Bilibin was talking about the Austrians: having wrinkled up his face he was evidently preparing to smooth it out again and utter one of his mots.
General events involuntarily group themselves around some particular incident.
Several officers formed a group and some soldiers crowded round them.
Many voices shouted and talked at the same time, so that Count Rostov had not time to signify his approval of them all, and the group increased, dispersed, re-formed, and then moved with a hum of talk into the largest hall and to the big table.
Around Murat gathered a group of those who had remained in Moscow.
With his sixty years' experience he knew what value to attach to rumors, knew how apt people who desire anything are to group all news so that it appears to confirm what they desire, and he knew how readily in such cases they omit all that makes for the contrary.
One group of the French stood close to the road, and two of them, one of whom had his face covered with sores, were tearing a piece of raw flesh with their hands.
Another section amid the regimental wagons and horses which were standing in a group was busy getting out caldrons and rye biscuit, and feeding the horses.
In 1811 the group of people that had formed in France unites into one group with the peoples of Central Europe.
Count Ilya Rostov died that same year and, as always happens, after the father's death the family group broke up.
In the prosperous future, one group of people will rise to this challenge.
In the past, a weak group unjustly persecuted by a strong group had few options.
The weak group could fight and lose, or comply with whatever the strong group demanded.
The article also describes a second project where a group of young entrepreneurs who look as if they could be in a garage band are fitting deceptively innocent-looking hardware into a prototype 'Internet in a suitcase.'