It looks like something out of a horror movie.
He anguished over the possibility, fearful he would be so horror-stricken he'd wake and miss the telling information that would lead to a capture.
With a deep breath, she opened the door, uncertain what horror she'd face next.
She jumped up and gasped in horror as it slid forward.
Elizabeth watched in horror as his lower lip blistered.
Horror descended upon her as she realized the depth of Claire's betrayal.
A look of horror crossed her face, and his anger boiled.
Carmen stared at him in horror, remembering the two shots she heard.
He could imagine her horror when she discovered what he planned.
Deidre watched in growing horror as his teeth turned from normal to sharpened, and two long canines half the size of her index finger lengthened from his gum.
He was frozen in disbelief that bordered on horror then suddenly swept her up into his arms.
She pushed herself away from him as he took another step towards her, a newfound horror creeping through her.
Like some sort of special effect on a horror movie.
And cries of horror were heard in the crowd.
Nothing hurts more than having the person you love call you terrible things and look at you with horror in their eyes.
Yes, it was like a dream in which a man fancies that a ruffian is coming to attack him, and raises his arm to strike that ruffian a terrible blow which he knows should annihilate him, but then feels that his arm drops powerless and limp like a rag, and the horror of unavoidable destruction seizes him in his helplessness.
The countess looked with timid horror at her son's eager, excited face as he said this.
With ever-growing horror, and no sense of joy or relief, he gazed at what was taking place.
She watched in horror as he pulled out a crumpled woman.s body, even more shocked to realize she recognized the woman.s face when Jade set her on the bed.
Seeing the horror in the young vampire's eyes, his tone softened and he backed up.
Turning to leave, her hands clasped to her face in horror upon noticing the painting.
"So that's what happens when you feed the trees," Toby said in part wonder, part horror. "I'm glad I didn't try it."
With the door closed, she ran to the window to gaze in horror as the trees tossed their limbs in protest of the wind.
The crimes of his vicar Ezzelino, who laid whole provinces waste and murdered men by thousands in his Paduan prisons, increased the horror with which he was regarded.
Pierre hid his face, from which a faint smile forgot to fade though his features now expressed horror and fear.
The same faces, the same talk, Papa holding his cup and blowing in the same way! thought Natasha, feeling with horror a sense of repulsion rising up in her for the whole household, because they were always the same.
The news that the Russians were attacking the left flank of the French army aroused that horror in Napoleon.
A similar moan of surprise and horror ran through the crowd.
Had he screamed in agony, that scream would not have struck such horror into Princess Mary's heart as the tone of his voice.
Napoleon, too, carried away his own personal tresor, but on seeing the baggage trains that impeded the army, he was (Thiers says) horror-struck.
Each of them desired nothing more than to give himself up as a prisoner to escape from all this horror and misery; but on the one hand the force of this common attraction to Smolensk, their goal, drew each of them in the same direction; on the other hand an army corps could not surrender to a company, and though the French availed themselves of every convenient opportunity to detach themselves and to surrender on the slightest decent pretext, such pretexts did not always occur.
When seeing a dying animal a man feels a sense of horror: substance similar to his own is perishing before his eyes.
"I'm so sorry," Jonny said, horror crossing his face.
The zombie-vamps didn't rush him as they would in a real horror flick; no, they ran away.
The two brothers stared at each other, and she choked back a sob, joy and horror flying through her.
For the first time in his life, Damian was speechless when confronted with the horror before him.
She shifted away from Damian and touched Darian's forehead, absorbing the horror of his memories.
There was a look of horror on Cynthia's face.
Deidre needed to see Darkyn's mate herself, to face what horror she'd committed before she was able to understand the consequences of her actions.
It wasn't horror on his face, nor fear.
Instead of the horror Deidre expected to see, Daniela's face warmed even more, softening the skin around her eyes.
As fast as she ran, she couldn't escape her horror, her hatred of past-Deidre, her helplessness.
The distinction was lost on Helga, whose look of horror made Katie pity the woman.
Kiera grabbed the prisoner's tunic, staring in horror as the ground dropped from beneath them.
They were eating breakfast when Jackson looked up, and to his horror, saw Claudia walking straight toward them.
She opened her eyes and smiled at him, then horror washed over her face and she jumped up.
Jackson shook violently, desperate to summon self-control, while every part of him yearned to cry out with the utter horror coursing through his mind.
He recalled the horror of falling from the sky and getting caught in the bridge.
To her horror, she started a fresh bout of crying.
The determining episode of his life followed soon after his return to Assisi; as he was riding he met a leper who begged an alms; Francis had always had a special horror of lepers, and turning his face he rode on; but immediately an heroic act of self-conquest was wrought in him; returning he alighted, gave the leper all the money he had about him, and kissed his hand.
Sophocles describes in his Oedipus Tyrannus how Oedipus was resolved to pursue to the end the mystery of the death of Laius, and thus unravelled the dark tale, and in horror put out his own eyes.
In the first moment of Pierre's outburst Anna Pavlovna, despite her social experience, was horror-struck.
And again she felt with horror that no barrier lay between him and her.
How could you let him go so far? she went on, with a horror and disgust she could hardly conceal.
"Flesh, bodies, cannon fodder!" he thought, and he looked at his own naked body and shuddered, not from cold but from a sense of disgust and horror he did not himself understand, aroused by the sight of that immense number of bodies splashing about in the dirty pond.
With mournful pleasure she now lingered over these images, repelling with horror only the last one, the picture of his death, which she felt she could not contemplate even in imagination at this still and mystic hour of night.
And the horror that had seized her when she touched him and convinced herself that that was not he, but something mysterious and horrible, seized her again.
Yes, it was the same flesh, the same chair a canon, the sight of which had even then filled him with horror, as by a presentiment.
Scarcely had Pierre laid his head on the pillow before he felt himself falling asleep, but suddenly, almost with the distinctness of reality, he heard the boom, boom, boom of firing, the thud of projectiles, groans and cries, and smelled blood and powder, and a feeling of horror and dread of death seized him.
Vereshchagin with a cry of horror, covering his head with his hands, rushed toward the crowd.
And now without thinking about it he had found that peace and inner harmony only through the horror of death, through privation, and through what he recognized in Karataev.
To her horror, she discovered it was Destiny breathing.
A scorpion fell out and she gasped in horror, flipping it away with her boot.
It was the worst place she'd ever been, worse than any horror movie, worse than any nightmare.
Horror and hunger surged through her.
Billy Langstrom's body stared out from beneath the overturned Jeep, eyes open, a look of mixed surprise and horror on his young face as he lay in a pool of darkening blood.
To her horror, the idea was unpleasant.
To her horror, her voice ended in a sob.
In the case of Messina the horror of the situation was heightened by a tidal wave.
Intestacy was regarded with the greatest horror, because of the danger to the intestate's soul from a death without a fitting part given to pious uses (Maine, Ancient Law, ed.
Seq.) and the description of Ezra's horror at the prevalence of intermarriage, which J, threatened to destroy the distinctive character of the community, sufficiently indicates the attitude of the stricter party.
He distrusted popular enthusiasm, and he wrote in horror of the idea that "the people" should be the reformers of the Church.
The horror aroused by this crime did not long deaden the feeling, at least in official circles, that something must be done to introduce the principle of heredity, as the surest means of counteracting the aims of conspirators.
For the rest, a substratum of superstitious beliefs, which survives from the days when the Malays professed only their natural religion, is to be found firmly rooted in the minds of the people, and the influence of Mahommedanism, which regards such things with horror, has been powerless to eradicate this.
Then, at the moment of our loss, these thoughts could not occur to me; I should then have dismissed them with horror, but now they are very clear and certain.
Pierre was seized by a sense of horror and repulsion such as he had experienced when touching some nasty little animal.
On the faces of all the Russians and of the French soldiers and officers without exception, he read the same dismay, horror, and conflict that were in his own heart.
As they passed near a church in the Khamovniki (one of the few unburned quarters of Moscow) the whole mass of prisoners suddenly started to one side and exclamations of horror and disgust were heard.
She stared in horror and launched forward.
She couldn't help the sense of horror she felt at such a fate.
In spite of that, Lydgate is characteristically medieval - medieval in his prolixity, his platitude, his want of judgment and his want of taste; medieval also in his pessimism, his Mariolatry and his horror of death.
She froze, horror replacing exhaustion.
To her horror the statement ended in a sob.
When Roland heard of his wife's condemnation, he wandered some miles from his refuge in Rouen; maddened by despair and grief, he wrote a few words expressive of his horror at those massacres which could only be inspired by the enemies of France, protesting that "from the moment when I learned that they had murdered my wife I would no longer remain in a world stained with enemies."
To her horror, she discovered it was Destiny breathing.