The woman was beautiful, tall and shapely with auburn hair and deep blue eyes that made no attempt to hide her interest in the bare-chested man before her.
New local acquaintances never questioned us about work and we displayed no interest in anything pertaining to crime or mayhem.
Could it be that his stoic personality was the very thing that kept her interest perked?
The sheds where the corn was stored, the stable where the horses were kept, and the yard where the cows were milked morning and evening were unfailing sources of interest to Martha and me.
Martha showed little interest and had said hardly a word.
Fred displayed a tad more interest in the mysterious find than the prior evening.
Certainly. It's not as if they don't have a mutual interest in this business.
Who does not remember the interest with which, when young, he looked at shelving rocks, or any approach to a cave?
A flare of interest was in Darkyn's black gaze, one that made her realize he wasn't leaving until he was finished with her.
Now, consider the child that lives off the interest payments of all the money her parents saved.
Sometimes one of those great cakes slips from the ice-man's sled into the village street, and lies there for a week like a great emerald, an object of interest to all passers.
At first Prince Andrew read with his eyes only, but after a while, in spite of himself (although he knew how far it was safe to trust Bilibin), what he had read began to interest him more and more.
He shut his eyes, rubbed his forehead as if to rid himself of all interest in what he had read, and listened to what was passing in the nursery.
All these conversations, especially the joking with the girls, were such as might have had a particular charm for Petya at his age, but they did not interest him now.
Though Princess Mary and Natasha were evidently glad to see their visitor and though all Pierre's interest was now centered in that house, by the evening they had talked over everything and the conversation passed from one trivial topic to another and repeatedly broke off.
And she not only saw no need of any other or better husband, but as all the powers of her soul were intent on serving that husband and family, she could not imagine and saw no interest in imagining how it would be if things were different.
If instead of a divine power some other force has appeared, it should be explained in what this new force consists, for the whole interest of history lies precisely in that force.
Now, with Quinn's interest piqued, we were a committed pack of five dedicated to seek answers, wherever they might lie.
Usually we rely on Betsy's sole decision as a method of choosing a case but the wide spread interest in this kidnapping caused her to share it with all of us.
Darian's interest was piqued.
Or why they were here in the first place, as they expressed zero interest in the beauty of the area; Ouray's main attraction.
Martha asked, showing the first glimmer of interest since being told of her forced departure.
They didn't show any interest in the bones.
A little girl—a sort-of ward of ours—had an interest in the Lucky Pup Mine.
The level of interest everyone is showing in some remote acreage is all out of whack, given its questionable value.
It will be regarded as interest payments on the accumulated riches of one thousand years of technical and material progress.
I enjoy those freedoms much like an interest payment or dividend, and I call it "my right" to free speech.
The more I have a personal vested interest in your success, the better.
The beads were sewed in the right place and I could not contain myself for joy; but immediately I lost all interest in the doll.
So long as we felt his loving presence and knew that he took a watchful interest in our work, fraught with so many difficulties, we could not be discouraged.
This year is the happiest because I am studying subjects that especially interest me, economics, Elizabethan literature, Shakespeare under Professor George L. Kittredge, and the History of Philosophy under Professor Josiah Royce.
Everything not connected with the execution of the prince's orders did not interest and did not even exist for Alpatych.
It appears so to us because we see only the general historic interest of that time and do not see all the personal human interests that people had.
From "Little Lord Fauntleroy" I date the beginning of my true interest in books.
I feel a genuine interest in the animals themselves, because they are real animals and not caricatures of men.
Again I touch upon the circle of honoured names I must not mention; but I would fain acknowledge his generosity and affectionate interest which make it possible for me to go to college.
Everybody will feel an interest in dear little Helen; everybody will want to do something for her; and, if she becomes an ancient, gray-haired woman, she is still sure of being thoughtfully cared for.
...You know our kind teachers take us to see everything which they think will interest us, and we learn a great deal in that delightful way.
I am confident that I could go on writing themes like those I have written, and I suppose I should get through the course with fairly good marks; but this sort of literary patch-work has lost all interest for me.
To be able to read for one's self what is being willed, thought and done in the world--the world in whose joys and sorrows, failures and successes one feels the keenest interest--that would indeed be a happiness too deep for words.
This gratifies the child's love of approbation and keeps up her interest in things.
Were it not for some circumstances that make such an idea highly improbable, even absurd, I should think Helen's education would surpass in interest and wonder Dr. Howe's achievement.