The only thing she could've imagined happening was an ambush.
Could all this be happening to her?
She could not grasp who he was and why he had come, or what was happening to her.
Rostov gazed at what was happening before him as at a hunt.
Pierre did not look out at the battlefield and was not concerned to know what was happening there; he was entirely absorbed in watching this fire which burned ever more brightly and which he felt was flaming up in the same way in his own soul.
We discussed my non-happening over chicken salad and cheese soup.
"What happened in Europe is happening here," Damian said, meeting Dusty's gaze.
If there wasn't so much else happening, I'd think the whole business was funny.
Carmen was always willing to listen, whether it was something happening at work or his plans about the wildlife safari.
My source with the CBI isn't that privy to what's happening and it's damn tough acting on what I'm not supposed to know.
And why was Josh worried about what might be happening between Alex and Lori, anyway?
Her words about Gabe were troubling, and he couldn't determine if she was purposely vague or really didn't know; her pretty face was puzzled, and he frowned.
The entire procedure operated with a casualness to it that seemed to make fun of the serious nature of what was happening, while the rules seemed more important than what they were designed to accomplish.
What was happening out there?
She deserved what was happening now.
The introduction of the factions into Florence in 1215, owing to a private quarrel between the Buondelmonti, Amidei and Donati, is a celebrated instance of what was happening in every burgh.
All their faces were as serene as if all this were happening at home awaiting peaceful encampment, and not within sight of the enemy before an action in which at least half of them would be left on the field.
Bolkonski only tried not to lose touch with it, and looked around bewildered and unable to grasp what was happening in front of him.
It's all up now! he was told in Russian, German, and Czech by the crowd of fugitives who understood what was happening as little as he did.
Several soldiers gathered by the wall of the trench, looking out to see what was happening in front.
Above all, they were gay because there was a war near Moscow, there would be fighting at the town gates, arms were being given out, everybody was escaping--going away somewhere, and in general something extraordinary was happening, and that is always exciting, especially to the young.
He replied that he had gone out to see what was happening in Moscow.
There are details no one could know unless they were right there when it was happening and that can't be.
Whether it was the panic in my voice or my description of the facts, Jackson was beginning to realize the seriousness of what might be happening in his jurisdiction.
It killed me, knowing we might remain here, doing nothing, and not knowing what was happening to Betsy and Molly.
He'd never heard of anything like this happening, but he felt her within the house.
The pain in her leg cleared the haze of her mind, and she realized whatever was happening wasn't a dream.
It ain't happening, sister.
"This is really happening," she said in disbelief.
Why is any of this happening? she asked, throat tight.
He paused, smiling at some long ago happening, and then added, Ma needed all the money we could bring in.
They all feigned shock and surprise at this not-uncommon happening as Paulette huffily announced she'd absent herself with a walk around the block while they "took care of the matter."
"Gabriel, why does this keep happening?" the red-headed assassin asked, frustration in her voice.
Too surprised to understand what exactly was happening, she obeyed the police officer's instructions to sit down and shut up and sat in the quiet police station reception area.
She wanted him to find someone else, but the thought of that happening made her furious.
What's happening is they don't trust me.
If you're looking for an update on what's happening at Bird Song, you're out of luck.
Only silence remained as he lay there, wanting to escape from all that was happening, surrender in the peace of sleep, but even sleep eluded him.
I read an English caper about that happening one time.
Dean figured with everything happening, sleep would be slow in coming.
It was six weeks today since Jeffrey Byrne's disappearance and ever since, Dean's world had revolved around that happening like a long-playing record.
He was behind Dean and before Dean could realize what was happening, Winston grabbed his right arm and with a quick metallic click Dean was securely fastened to the brass bedpost by a steel handcuff.
You wanted to know what was happening back in Parkside—if there was any mention of the money or Byrne reporting it.
Maybe what happened in the country is happening in the city.
"What is happening?" he asked at last.
This was precisely what was happening among the northern states, and Amos foresaw that this might eventually be Israel's doom.
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Rudolf Snellius (Snel van Roijen, 15 4 6-1613), the mathematician, a native of Oudewater, then a professor at Marburg, happening at the time to visit his early home, met the boy, saw promise in him and undertook his maintenance and education.
But its chief development took place under the direction of Igarashi J izaemon, an amateur ceramist, who, happening to visit Chikuzen about 1620, was taken under the protection of the chief of the fief and munificently treated.
Next, imagine that happening every week for one hundred years.
Everyone knows that has been happening for computer stuff.
Plus, we have powers formerly attributed to the ancient gods; we can fly, talk to people in other places, and see what is happening elsewhere.
Farming will be done on such a scale that thousands of experiments can be happening at any one time, putting a tiny fraction of the produce at risk.
We sensed we were witnessing something spectacular happening in the affairs of the world.
Pierre paid no more attention to this occurrence than to the rest of what went on, having made up his mind once for all that what he saw happening around him that evening was in some way essential.
By the way the hunt approached and receded, by the cries of the dogs whose notes were familiar to him, by the way the voices of the huntsmen approached, receded, and rose, he realized what was happening at the copse.
Heaven only knows where we are going, and heaven knows what is happening to us--but it is very strange and pleasant whatever it is.
But not only was it impossible to make out what was happening from where he was standing down below, or from the knoll above on which some of his generals had taken their stand, but even from the fleches themselves--in which by this time there were now Russian and now French soldiers, alternately or together, dead, wounded, alive, frightened, or maddened-- even at those fleches themselves it was impossible to make out what was taking place.
But now something strange was happening to his troops.
This is what they have done with me! thought he, full of an irrepressible fury that welled up within him against the someone to whom what was happening might be attributed.
But Pierre, though he felt that something unusual was happening around him, did not realize that he was approaching the fire.
I see, Colonel, from all that is happening, that Providence requires great sacrifices of us...
For a long time he could not understand what was happening to him.
What did it matter to him--who then alone amid a senseless crowd understood the whole tremendous significance of what was happening--what did it matter to him whether Rostopchin attributed the calamities of Moscow to him or to himself?
What is happening to me?
It is not Napoleon who prepares himself for the accomplishment of his role, so much as all those round him who prepare him to take on himself the whole responsibility for what is happening and has to happen.
He's on the sidelines of the greatest happening since...
The idea of something so horrible happening to him saddened her.
Deidre couldn't remember it ever happening before, but it almost made sense to her.
"Why is this happening?" she asked.
If he had known what was happening, Josh would have unselfishly given his instant support.
She couldn't tell what was happening, but it seemed like there were a lot more guns in the fight than there had been a minute ago.
Any new happening outside the mundane assortment of drug cases, burglaries, domestic disturbances or a semi-annual Saturday night passion killing came as a welcome change.
The odds of that happening were slim to none.
"I've heard of this happening before, but normally right after birth," his mother said.
I want to see for myself what is happening in my kingdom.
What did he know about how she was reacting – or what was happening, for that matter?
In Wrentham we caught echoes of what was happening in the world--war, alliance, social conflict.
Past events, " happening " to be what they were, have fixed subsequent processes to their channels.
The confusion was partly due to the fact that everything was happening so fast and partly because she had never responded to a man that way before.
I sure hate to think of something awful happening to you because of your curiosity.