It was hardly fair to shift that responsibility solely to him.
There was hardly anyone in the streets.
Lydia Larkin was bent over at the waist, hardly able to stand, clutching her mid-section.
Though I could hardly raise my arms above my aching side, I kept working.
Dean reminded the voice on the other end of a three-way conversation that mother and girl hardly knew one another.
She's such a little beauty I can hardly wait for the sun to set.
He stood at the back, and, though he had heard hardly anything, understood everything in his own way.
There aren't any open side roads and hardly a plowed turnoff on this highway for twenty miles.
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.
"I can hardly wait to start our research on Aunt Annie!" she exclaimed as she sat at the table.
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.
Martha showed little interest and had said hardly a word.
I should make too good a target for the French, besides I am afraid I should hardly be able to climb onto a horse.
"Tell us where you were," Betsy begged, hardly able to contain herself as she turned on her tape recorder.
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.
Sheriff Fitzgerald hardly gave Dean enough time to exit his vehicle before tearing off up the street in the direction of the mountain road.
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.
He was hardly halfway across the stony field when one of the horse's shoes flew off.
You would hardly have known the young prince when the time came for him to appear before his grandfather.
They had never heard of Chilon, for his name was hardly known outside of his own country.
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.
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.
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.
But these sounds were hardly heard in comparison with the noise of the firing outside the town and attracted little attention from the inhabitants.
Ours? said many voices, and the men were in such haste to clear out that the prince could hardly stop them.
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.
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.
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.
Hardly anyone he knew was left in town.
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.
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.
But it is a turbulent crowd, your excellency--I hardly managed to get away from it.
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.