He was head of the house - the one who made final decisions.
He shook his head and rolled his eyes.
When she opened the barn door, the Appaloosa mare lifted her head over her stall and nickered.
But then, he had reason - in his head - to believe it wasn't his.
She returned his kiss passionately, and when he pulled his head back, she gazed up at him.
She shook her head soberly.
She leaned her head on his shoulder.
The cab-horse, who was browsing near, lifted his head with a sigh.
Noticing that the light was growing dim he picked up his nine piglets, patted each one lovingly on its fat little head, and placed them carefully in his inside pocket.
Jim, who was in advance, saw the last stair before him and stuck his head above the rocky sides of the stairway.
They advanced in a great swarm, having been joined by many more of their kind, and they flew straight over Jim's head to where the others were standing.
"But only for a time," replied the Wizard, shaking his head gloomily.
The bound Gargoyle's arms extended far out beyond its head, so by grasping its wrists Zeb found the king made a very good club.
However, the Wizard went once more to his satchel--which seemed to contain a surprising variety of odds and ends--and brought out a spool of strong wire, by means of which they managed to fasten four of the wings to Jim's harness, two near his head and two near his tail.
His mother shook her head and said: No, Benjamin.
The poet bowed his head and obeyed: "But when the hour of death comes, O my caliph, then alas! thou wilt learn that all thy delights were but a shadow."
He saw its shaggy head and big round eyes.
Here was her round head, covered with pretty curls.
He put his hands on the lad's head and said:--
Some days after this the Spartans heard strange news: "Aristomenes is again at the head of the Greek army."
Soon, at the head of a very great army, he marched toward the city which had once been his home.
He computed the answer in his head and recited the thirty-nine-digit answer in pounds.
A neighboring farmer and cat-lover, William Ross, perhaps hearing a distinct "ka-ching" in his head, got one of the kittens and teamed up with a geneticist and began a careful breeding program.
Here is a fact to get your head around: In 1980, about seven million Americans had a passport.
So let's address it head-on: In this world of the future, do we lose our humanity?
Gilman's head teacher), and one other, that I could without too much effort complete my preparation in two years more.
I hope I will not fall and hurt my head I shall visit little Lord Fauntleroy in England and he will be glad to show me his grand and very ancient castle.
The other day I broke my doll's head off; but that was not a dreadful accident, because dolls do not live and feel, like people.
We climbed up to the head which will hold forty persons, and viewed the scene on which Liberty gazes day and night, and O, how wonderful it was!
Why, I can do long, complicated quadratic equations in my head quite easily, and it is great fun!
Perhaps, if you would send a copy of this to the head of the Cambridge School, it might enlighten his mind on a few subjects, on which he seems to be in total darkness just now....
Mr. Joseph Jefferson was once explaining to Miss Keller what the bumps on her head meant.
The traveller on the prairie is naturally a hunter, on the head waters of the Missouri and Columbia a trapper, and at the Falls of St. Mary a fisherman.
Still he thought of his work; but the burden of his thought was, that though this kept running in his head, and he found himself planning and contriving it against his will, yet it concerned him very little.
There too the turtle doves sat over the spring, or fluttered from bough to bough of the soft white pines over my head; or the red squirrel, coursing down the nearest bough, was particularly familiar and inquisitive.
Each time, when he came to the surface, turning his head this way and that, he cooly surveyed the water and the land, and apparently chose his course so that he might come up where there was the widest expanse of water and at the greatest distance from the boat.
Once or twice I saw a ripple where he approached the surface, just put his head out to reconnoitre, and instantly dived again.
I had just sunk my head on this when the bells rung fire, and in hot haste the engines rolled that way, led by a straggling troop of men and boys, and I among the foremost, for I had leaped the brook.
But no weather interfered fatally with my walks, or rather my going abroad, for I frequently tramped eight or ten miles through the deepest snow to keep an appointment with a beech tree, or a yellow birch, or an old acquaintance among the pines; when the ice and snow causing their limbs to droop, and so sharpening their tops, had changed the pines into fir trees; wading to the tops of the highest hills when the show was nearly two feet deep on a level, and shaking down another snow-storm on my head at every step; or sometimes creeping and floundering thither on my hands and knees, when the hunters had gone into winter quarters.
The bottle was emptying perceptibly and rising still higher and his head tilting yet further back.
As he began slipping down, his head and arm wavered still more with the strain.
Boris on the contrary at once found his footing, and related quietly and humorously how he had known that doll Mimi when she was still quite a young lady, before her nose was broken; how she had aged during the five years he had known her, and how her head had cracked right across the skull.
Sonya was a slender little brunette with a tender look in her eyes which were veiled by long lashes, thick black plaits coiling twice round her head, and a tawny tint in her complexion and especially in the color of her slender but graceful and muscular arms and neck.
His position has not turned his head at all.
She bent her head and continued in a whisper: Has he performed his final duty, Prince?
Pierre shook his head and arms as if attacked by mosquitoes or bees.