She tiptoed over to one of the cloth-covered objects, keeping a wary eye on the door, and carefully lifted the cloth.
I had trouble keeping up with him.
"It's tough keeping up," he mumbled.
Larkin asked, trying to look down at Martha and at the same time keeping a wary eye on Dean, who was ready to kill her.
Maybe it was her way of keeping Josh alive.
You're keeping me in the dark.
She held on to his hand, as if keeping him from falling off a cliff.
I'm keeping him with me.
Maybe she thinks I'm the only thing keeping you from doing that.
"Yes, Alex," she said, keeping her voice even.
All her skills were occupied simply keeping all four wheels on the ground.
Keeping her voice conversational, she asked him without looking up.
When she decided Yancey wasn't around, she started down the path, keeping close to the trees without breaking her promise not to wander in the woods.
I was keeping my eye on Allen.
She handed Bordeaux a plate full of flapjacks she had been keeping warm by the fire and poured some honey over the top.
To make sure I'm not keeping up with the Jones', I suppose.
One of us chatted with Merrill Cooms weekly, simply keeping in touch with our benefactor.
You guys are my hobby; keeping you informed and safe.
She does have a problem with my keeping secrets from Julie.
Snarling at each like dogs on a soup bone is just as disconcerting as keeping secrets.
She was seriously disturbed at keeping secretes from Howie; perhaps more so than he was, doing the same thing.
I was tardy in keeping him informed, especially concerning Julie, now a sort-of member of our group.
The police are getting wise and keeping their mouths shut.
She can take Martha's place, trying to calm Howie down enough so he can nod off but keep beating on her the importance of keeping her mouth shut.
Record keeping back then wasn't all electronic and paper took up space.
Dropping off this little package was accomplished with no regret as she wouldn't cease screaming her head off keeping my nerves on edge the entire time we were together.
While I long to have the child alone in my cabin, keeping the two in there would be cumbersome.
She has begun seeing someone; a young man who does grounds keeping work at the Country Club and is a half dozen years her junior.
The room was dark except for the light above Jonny's bed and the red and green lights dotting the machines keeping him alive.
She waited until she was certain he was distracted before she crept across the apartment, keeping as close to the wall farthest from him as possible.
I'll tell Dusty that we're keeping you.
"I'm keeping him safe from the women, ikir," Pierre, Sofi's bodyguard, added.
She obeyed, this time keeping some back.
You're serious about keeping me.
No, he's just keeping me for now.
"Just keeping tabs on your co-workers," Cynthia said.
I might have pulled your leg a time or two, but we've got along pretty good over the years keeping stuff to ourselves.
Even his customary perusal of the newspaper garage sale listings were peppered with comments about keeping his eyes peeled for baby clothes.
Dean pulled away from the curb, keeping his speed to a parade crawl.
My client's in court out here and I'm keeping an eye on her assets.
"Keeping tabs on that woman is harder than walking an unleashed puppy," he muttered.
One of Martha's Bird Song chores had been keeping the struggling plant hydrated.
He tied the line around Dean's waist with practiced fingers, keeping it below Dean's naked upper torso.
Fitzgerald growled something about keeping an eye on them, but he stood far enough away from Cynthia to protect his other cheek.
Deidre gritted her teeth, silently cursing everyone under the sun for not keeping better track of the souls.
One that would result in her capturing Gabriel's heart and keeping her own soul.
Carmen cuddled Destiny close while keeping her attention on Alex and Lori.
She had chosen him partly for his ability to assume control while keeping everyone's best interest in mind... and partly because he aroused a passion she never knew existed.
Keeping the phone to her ear, she continued walking.
They, too, had a secret they were keeping from her.
The kids were talking to her, but she had trouble focusing on anything outside of keeping the buzzing in her ears from pushing her beyond tunnel-vision into the darkness.
She hadn't intended not to return to Wynn's, but the idea of keeping him safe, too, made her feel a little less guilty about sneaking out on him.
He paused between her and the portal beckoning her while keeping his distance from both.
"They are probably keeping us for some ceremony," the Wizard answered, reflectively; "but there is no doubt they intend to kill us as dead as possible in a short time."
One wicked witch named Mombi stole him and carried him away, keeping him as a prisoner.
Instead of keeping still, so I could eat him comfortably, he trembled so with fear that he fell off the table into a big vase that was standing on the floor.
Now the landlord prided himself upon keeping a first-class hotel, and he feared that his guests would not like the rough-looking traveler.
If the first order of genetic modification is deliberately keeping desirable mutations, then this is the second order: creating conditions for such genetic modifications to occur more rapidly.
That night, after I had hung my stocking, I lay awake a long time, pretending to be asleep and keeping alert to see what Santa Claus would do when he came.
I used to make noises, keeping one hand on my throat while the other hand felt the movements of my lips.
Miss Sullivan knew at the beginning that Helen Keller would be more interesting and successful than Laura Bridgman, and she expresses in one of her letters the need of keeping notes.
She is always ready to share whatever she has with those about her, often keeping but very little for herself.
I rarely have dreams that are not in keeping with what I really think and feel, but one night my very nature seemed to change, and I stood in the eye of the world a mighty man and a terrible.
I felt proud to know that the liberties of Massachusetts and of our fatherland were in such safe keeping; and as I turned to my hoeing again I was filled with an inexpressible confidence, and pursued my labor cheerfully with a calm trust in the future.
For the most part I escaped wonderfully from these dangers, either by proceeding at once boldly and without deliberation to the goal, as is recommended to those who run the gauntlet, or by keeping my thoughts on high things, like Orpheus, who, "loudly singing the praises of the gods to his lyre, drowned the voices of the Sirens, and kept out of danger."
All the attractions of a house were concentrated in one room; it was kitchen, chamber, parlor, and keeping-room; and whatever satisfaction parent or child, master or servant, derive from living in a house, I enjoyed it all.
Nowadays the host does not admit you to his hearth, but has got the mason to build one for yourself somewhere in his alley, and hospitality is the art of keeping you at the greatest distance.
"Health and happiness to her whose name day we are keeping and to her children," she said, in her loud, full-toned voice which drowned all others.
With the air of a practical Petersburg lady she now, keeping Pierre close beside her, entered the room even more boldly than that afternoon.
The soldiers, swinging their arms and keeping time spontaneously, marched with long steps.
Zherkov touched his horse with the spurs; it pranced excitedly from foot to foot uncertain with which to start, then settled down, galloped past the company, and overtook the carriage, still keeping time to the song.
That's what keeping one's head means.
The day was bright and sunny after a sharp night frost, and the cheerful glitter of that autumn day was in keeping with the news of victory which was conveyed, not only by the tales of those who had taken part in it, but also by the joyful expression on the faces of soldiers, officers, generals, and adjutants, as they passed Rostov going or coming.
On the table was a pile of gold and paper money, and he was keeping the bank.
With a pair of felt boots on his thin bony legs, and keeping on a worn, nankeen-covered, sheepskin coat, the traveler sat down on the sofa, leaned back his big head with its broad temples and close-cropped hair, and looked at Bezukhov.
Discretion, the keeping of the secrets of the Order. 2.
The members of his suite, guessing at once what he wanted, moved about and whispered as they passed something from one to another, and a page--the same one Rostov had seen the previous evening at Boris'--ran forward and, bowing respectfully over the outstretched hand and not keeping it waiting a moment, laid in it an Order on a red ribbon.
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.
Everyone moved back, and the Emperor came smiling out of the drawing room leading his hostess by the hand but not keeping time to the music.
What can be keeping him?
The house, with its bare, unplastered log walls, was not overclean--it did not seem that those living in it aimed at keeping it spotless--but neither was it noticeably neglected.
Zakhar, while still keeping his arms extended, raised one hand with the reins.
He ceased keeping a diary, avoided the company of the Brothers, began going to the club again, drank a great deal, and came once more in touch with the bachelor sets, leading such a life that the Countess Helene thought it necessary to speak severely to him about it.
His words are music, I never tire of hearing him! said the old prince, keeping hold of the hand and offering his cheek to be kissed.
And so I pray God to have you, my friend, in His holy and powerful keeping--Your friend Helene.
Though she concealed from him her intention of keeping him under her wing, Petya guessed her designs, and instinctively fearing that he might give way to emotion when with her--might "become womanish" as he termed it to himself--he treated her coldly, avoided her, and during his stay in Moscow attached himself exclusively to Natasha for whom he had always had a particularly brotherly tenderness, almost lover-like.
And with that object he had asked Gerasim to get him a peasant's coat and a pistol, confiding to him his intentions of remaining in Joseph Alexeevich's house and keeping his name secret.
"Do you speak French?" the officer asked again, keeping at a distance from Pierre.
Through these forests Denisov and his party rode all day, sometimes keeping well back in them and sometimes coming to the very edge, but never losing sight of the moving French.
Maybe Yancey would be more careful in the future about using the threat of bears as a method of keeping Lisa away from that building.
You have been keeping to yourself too long.
She glanced at him, keeping her voice even.
Russie has been keeping secrets from you.
"And keeping us safe," Betsy added.
Dusty stripped off the clunky modern weaponry, keeping his sword and knives.
Keeping that one comes at a large financial price: Learn proficiency at two languages or remain separate from the world economy.
Ah yes, there was something else important, very important, that I was keeping till I should be in bed.