I can hardly wait for the fun to begin!
He hardly knew how it tasted.
I believe that I have hardly begun yet to know what is possible.
Hardly had they spoken these words when the door opened and Arion himself stood before them.
I could hardly believe it.
It was hardly fair to shift that responsibility solely to him.
Lydia Larkin was bent over at the waist, hardly able to stand, clutching her mid-section.
There was hardly anyone in the streets.
She hardly knows me.
I can hardly wait to go to sleep!
She's such a little beauty I can hardly wait for the sun to set.
Glancing down at her sandaled feet, it occurred to her that she was hardly dressed for a walk in the woods.
Sofia could hardly sit still.
This girl's code, if it is in fact a code, is mostly one continuous line, with hardly any punctuation.
"I guess so," Martha replied, her voice hardly above a whisper.
"Not hardly," she said and turned away.
I can hardly walk let alone lift a weapon.
As for men, they will hardly fail one anywhere.
Fine. I can hardly wait to get elected so I can get rid of those two winners you hired before you bailed out.
Nowadays they cart them off to some baby sitter they hardly know, just to get the kids out of their hair.
Though I could hardly raise my arms above my aching side, I kept working.
"Not hardly," he finally said.
I can hardly wait patiently for the time to come when I shall see my dear English friends, and their beautiful island home.
Yes, I have heard of his scheme for perpetual peace, and it is very interesting but hardly feasible.
He could hardly be blamed if he chose to make her walk home.
I can hardly wait.
If he intended her harm, he would hardly have fixed the door so it would lock from the inside.
Look. The guy can hardly remember to blow his nose!
I feel terrible making him sleep in the lab room, but really, Quinn's equipment hardly makes a sound.
Instead of science proceeding at the slow speed of time, the only limit on its progress will be processor speed—and those two speeds hardly can be compared.
Well guys, I hate to leave such good company, but I'm so tired that I can hardly keep my eyes open.
Martha showed little interest and had said hardly a word.
She was hardly able to draw a deep breath through her tight chest.
I haven't seen my boy in over a year and I hardly got a chance to say more than 'hi' before she scooted him downstairs.
But although the Munchkin was hardly tall enough to come to Zeb's shoulder he was so strong and clever that he laid the boy three times on his back with apparent ease.
He was hardly halfway across the stony field when one of the horse's shoes flew off.
Vice and disease, which cast such a sombre moral hue over the world, seemed to have hardly any existence for him.
He stood at the back, and, though he had heard hardly anything, understood everything in his own way.
But hardly had he done so before he felt the bed rocking backwards and forwards beneath him as if it were breathing heavily and jolting.
I should make too good a target for the French, besides I am afraid I should hardly be able to climb onto a horse.
Considering the problems they presented, she could hardly blame him for that.
They could hardly say she hadn't tried.
I hardly recognized him.
He'd never set a number, but right now two hardly seemed enough.
Light snow had begun to fall—tiny crystals hardly visible in the light of the lamp across the street.
There aren't any open side roads and hardly a plowed turnoff on this highway for twenty miles.
"I can hardly wait to start our research on Aunt Annie!" she exclaimed as she sat at the table.
It can hardly even be called coherent.
Hardly had Prince Andrew gone when the study door opened quickly and the stern figure of the old man in the white dressing gown looked out.
She understood hardly anything that went on that evening.
Hardly had Balashev begun to speak before a look of amazement appeared on the Emperor's face.
They had hardly ridden up a hill, past a tavern, before they saw a group of horsemen coming toward them.
Your mother's milk has hardly dried on your lips and you want to go into the army!
She didn't want to jump into marriage with a man she hardly knew, but she didn't want to chance loosing him, either.
Fred, who could find a mystery in a grilled cheese sandwich, hardly stirred.
Between that Westlake guy checking his stocks and his Internet auctions and now Joseph and his brother, I hardly get time to do my own business.
Dean reminded the voice on the other end of a three-way conversation that mother and girl hardly knew one another.
Dean hardly had time to detail their day's activities before Cynthia proudly showed him the transcribed text.
You would hardly have known the young prince when the time came for him to appear before his grandfather.
I found surprises, not in the stocking only, but on the table, on all the chairs, at the door, on the very window-sill; indeed, I could hardly walk without stumbling on a bit of Christmas wrapped up in tissue paper.
So Mildred stayed with me in Cambridge, and for six happy months we were hardly ever apart.
I can hardly wait for June to come I am so eager to speak to her and to my precious little sister.
I was very, very sad to part with all of my friends in Boston, but I was so eager to see my baby sister I could hardly wait for the train to take me home.
It must be remembered that speech contributed in no way to her fundamental education, though without the ability to speak she could hardly have gone to higher schools and to college.
An honest man has hardly need to count more than his ten fingers, or in extreme cases he may add his ten toes, and lump the rest.
I watch the passage of the morning cars with the same feeling that I do the rising of the sun, which is hardly more regular.
I hardly ever failed, when I rambled through the village, to see a row of such worthies, either sitting on a ladder sunning themselves, with their bodies inclined forward and their eyes glancing along the line this way and that, from time to time, with a voluptuous expression, or else leaning against a barn with their hands in their pockets, like caryatides, as if to prop it up.
This is particularly distinct to one standing on the middle of the pond in winter, just after a light snow has fallen, appearing as a clear undulating white line, unobscured by weeds and twigs, and very obvious a quarter of a mile off in many places where in summer it is hardly distinguishable close at hand.
My dwelling was small, and I could hardly entertain an echo in it; but it seemed larger for being a single apartment and remote from neighbors.
It is hardly as if you had seen a wild creature when a rabbit or a partridge bursts away, only a natural one, as much to be expected as rustling leaves.
Hardly had the Horse Guards passed Rostov before he heard them shout, "Hurrah!" and looking back saw that their foremost ranks were mixed up with some foreign cavalry with red epaulets, probably French.
But now steps were heard at the door, steps so rapid that they could hardly be his mother's.
Suddenly her door opened softly and her old nurse, Praskovya Savishna, who hardly ever came to that room as the old prince had forbidden it, appeared on the threshold with a shawl round her head.
That evening, proud of Dolokhov's proposal, her refusal, and her explanation with Nicholas, Sonya twirled about before she left home so that the maid could hardly get her hair plaited, and she was transparently radiant with impulsive joy.
Natasha guessed what he meant to do, and abandoning herself to him followed his lead hardly knowing how.
He hardly crosses the river to our side before we recross to the other.
I hardly know myself again.
In the hospitals, death was so certain that soldiers suffering from fever, or the swelling that came from bad food, preferred to remain on duty, and hardly able to drag their legs went to the front rather than to the hospitals.
The prospect was so splendid that she hardly believed it would come true, so out of keeping was it with the chill darkness and closeness of the carriage.
Hardly had he got rid of his hat before he ran into Prince Andrew's room with a preoccupied air and at once began talking.
She knew this for certain, though she hardly heard his voice through the closed doors.
Hardly had he passed an angle of the wood before a stout gentleman in a beaver cap came riding toward him on a handsome raven-black horse, accompanied by two hunt servants.
They had hardly begun to play before the doctor's disheveled head suddenly appeared from behind Mary Hendrikhovna.
Hardly had they reached the bottom of the hill before their pace instinctively changed to a gallop, which grew faster and faster as they drew nearer to our uhlans and the French dragoons who galloped after them.
She hardly ever left the house and of those who came to see them was glad to see only one person, Pierre.
Ours? said many voices, and the men were in such haste to clear out that the prince could hardly stop them.
The old valet Tikhon, with sunken, emaciated face that bore the stamp of inconsolable grief, replied: "Yes, Princess" to all Princess Mary's questions and hardly refrained from sobbing as he looked at her.
But the battle will hardly be there.
Another prodded his horse with the butt end of a musket, and Pierre, bending over his saddlebow and hardly able to control his shying horse, galloped ahead of the soldiers where there was a free space.
I tell you, Papa" (he smote himself on the breast as a general he had heard speaking had done, but Berg did it a trifle late for he should have struck his breast at the words "Russian army"), "I tell you frankly that we, the commanders, far from having to urge the men on or anything of that kind, could hardly restrain those... those... yes, those exploits of antique valor," he went on rapidly.
The last one was hardly twenty.
See how that fellow has loaded himself up, he can hardly walk!
In Smolensk, at the Malakhov Gate, he had hardly dozed off in a paroxysm of fever before he was awakened by the bombardment of the town--and Smolensk held out all day long.
Its first period had passed: when the partisans themselves, amazed at their own boldness, feared every minute to be surrounded and captured by the French, and hid in the forests without unsaddling, hardly daring to dismount and always expecting to be pursued.
There'll hardly be another such chance to fall on a transport as today.
The Duke! and hardly had the sleek cavalry passed, before a carriage drawn by six gray horses rattled by.
Kutuzov's words were hardly understood by the troops.
Heave away, boys!... but despite their united efforts the wattle hardly moved, and in the silence that followed the heavy breathing of the men was audible.
So,' he says, 'we tie our faces up with kerchiefs and turn our heads away as we drag them off: we can hardly do it.
In external ways Pierre had hardly changed at all.
But he had hardly entered the room before he felt her presence with his whole being by the loss of his sense of freedom.
"Oh, Nicholas, how can you talk like that?" cried Sonya, hardly able to conceal her delight.
Not more than four hours ago he was so mad at her that he could hardly speak.
She could hardly wait to get back to Texas.
"Tell us where you were," Betsy begged, hardly able to contain herself as she turned on her tape recorder.
He hardly knows the woman and you heard what Martha said; she still holds a grudge over what she perceived as Howie's carelessness that caused her daughter's kidnapping and death.
Baffled. He really hardly knew her but thinks he's supposed act like he's grieving.
My sense is they hardly know each other.
"It's nothing," she said, hardly above a whisper.
"I can hardly wait," Jennifer answered.
Fitzgerald hardly waited for Dean to finish.
Sheriff Fitzgerald hardly gave Dean enough time to exit his vehicle before tearing off up the street in the direction of the mountain road.
I can hardly wait until you come home.
They had never heard of Chilon, for his name was hardly known outside of his own country.
This displacement is in no way finished; in fact, it has hardly begun.
In a world without scarcity, or that has scarcity at such a trivial level it is hardly noticeable, all the conventional theories and dogmas lose their meaning.
We hardly understand the process, which itself seems unbelievable.
We are all discoverers in one sense, being born quite ignorant of all things; but I hardly think that is what she meant.
I tried with all my might to control the eagerness that made me tremble so that I could hardly walk.
But it hardly seems possible that any mere words should convey to one who has never seen a mountain the faintest idea of its grandeur; and I don't see how any one is ever to know what impression she did receive, or the cause of her pleasure in what was told her about it.
I hardly need refer now to the laborers in our Southern States who produce the staple exports of this country, and are themselves a staple production of the South.
Hardly a man takes a half-hour's nap after dinner, but when he wakes he holds up his head and asks, "What's the news?" as if the rest of mankind had stood his sentinels.
The natural day is very calm, and will hardly reprove his indolence.
Now and then they glanced at one another, hardly able to suppress their laughter.
Hardly had Boris gone than Sonya, flushed, in tears, and muttering angrily, came in at the other door.
She turned away and gave her hand to the count, who could hardly keep from laughing.
Nesvitski could hardly keep from laughter provoked by a swarthy hussar officer who walked beside him.
"However, there will hardly be an engagement today," said Bagration as if to reassure Prince Andrew.
And though Prince Vasili, when he stayed in (as he said) for Pierre's sake, hardly exchanged a couple of words with him, Pierre felt unable to disappoint him.
Prince Vasili readily adopted her tone and the little princess also drew Anatole, whom she hardly knew, into these amusing recollections of things that had never occurred.
Hardly had Prince Andrew started than he stopped him.
"You are wounded?" he asked, hardly able to master the trembling of his lower jaw.
They hardly gave one another time to ask questions and give replies concerning a thousand little matters which could not interest anyone but themselves.
Pierre, hardly restraining his sobs, began running toward Dolokhov and was about to cross the space between the barriers, when Dolokhov cried:
Hardly had Rostov handed him the letter and finished explaining Denisov's case, when hasty steps and the jingling of spurs were heard on the stairs, and the general, leaving him, went to the porch.
How could you let him go so far? she went on, with a horror and disgust she could hardly conceal.
Before leaving, Napoleon showed favor to the emperor, kings, and princes who had deserved it, reprimanded the kings and princes with whom he was dissatisfied, presented pearls and diamonds of his own--that is, which he had taken from other kings--to the Empress of Austria, and having, as his historian tells us, tenderly embraced the Empress Marie Louise--who regarded him as her husband, though he had left another wife in Paris--left her grieved by the parting which she seemed hardly able to bear.
I can hardly wait to take a bath.
Of course, Mr. Cade hardly seemed the seductive type and she certainly wasn't going to encourage it.
The walk home was quiet, but hardly relaxing.
Before old Pop Dawkins croaked, those guys hardly spoke to each other.
"She's hardly had time to reach Denver," he answered, glancing at his watch.
Consider the girls in a factory--never alone, hardly in their dreams.
He hardly recognizes anybody.
The commander-in-chief was putting up there, but just when Pierre arrived he was not in and hardly any of the staff were there--they had gone to the church service.
But it is a turbulent crowd, your excellency--I hardly managed to get away from it.
Not hardly, but thanks anyway.
He was tired, he was vexed, he hardly knew what he said.
The children were hungry and could hardly wait for their father to come.
As it worked out, I hardly had time.
Age is no better, hardly so well, qualified for an instructor as youth, for it has not profited so much as it has lost.
But these sounds were hardly heard in comparison with the noise of the firing outside the town and attracted little attention from the inhabitants.
I am hardly prepared to decide that question, or even give an opinion regarding it.
Hardly anyone he knew was left in town.
I can hardly wait for the new baby.