For the next two hours, the women talked delightfully about meaningless things that kept them laughing.
When she spotted Carmen, her eyes widened, but she kept walking.
I'm sorry I kept you waiting, but Tessa had nothing to do with it.
But you kept trying to take me from them.
That ridge was the only thing that had kept her from plunging over the edge... that and the man who was now glaring at her.
Only luck had kept her from joining her family today.
It was the mystery surrounding the family that kept her mind occupied – and Yancey.
She kept her eyes on the floor as she walked by him.
"Yeah," he grunted as he kept his eyes on the road.
If she kept that up, her grades would suffer.
Only the machines kept his body working.
He just kept staring at the floor.
He was reputed to have kept a cool head during battle and wasn't easily intimidated.
If Bordeaux was around, he kept out of sight.
Davis kept his eyes and gun on Bordeaux.
Fritz kept watching her and Royce even snickered a few times.
But then, they seemed to remember everything - probably because they kept it revived for entertainment.
He was the one that kept me honest.
Could it be that his stoic personality was the very thing that kept her interest perked?
She stretched and tried to relax, but her mind kept returning to Cade - thinking of his warm touch on the palm of her hand.
I had trouble sleeping on the sofa because I kept thinking about my vision from earlier.
Betsy desperately wanted to encourage him further but to her credit, she kept her silence.
Howie kept us in suspense until we assumed our seats around the table.
Betsy kept prompting Martha to take notes.
Dorothy kept hold of his hand and followed him, and soon they were both walking through the air, with the kitten frisking beside them.
He groaned, too, as if frightened, and the wings creaked dreadfully because the Wizard had forgotten to oil them; but they kept fairly good time with the wings of the buggy, so that they made excellent progress from the start.
One was an enormous Lion with clear, intelligent eyes, a tawney mane bushy and well kept, and a body like yellow plush.
I will confess that I intended to eat the little pig for my breakfast; so I crept into the room where it was kept while the Princess was dressing and hid myself under a chair.
The clock kept on ticking.
One night the king sat up very late, writing letters and sending messages; and the little page was kept busy running on errands until past midnight.
He kept on, planning and thinking and working, until at last he succeeded in making a boat with paddle wheels that could be run by steam.
He went across the narrow yard to the sheds where the cattle were kept in stormy weather.
Obviously in that time, the underlying technology kept shifting—computers went from electromechanical to relays to vacuum tubes to transistors and then to integrated circuits—and the abstraction, the calculations per second, kept doubling.
Parents kept their children at home, especially in the summer, and certainly away from public swimming areas.
We must also excuse Hippocrates for his belief that the human body is composed of four basic substances called "humors" that must be kept in balance.
My body would be kept in perfect condition, constantly monitored and optimized—all safely because the system is built on collective memory and experience of the entire planet.
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.
She kept pounding on the door, while I sat outside on the porch steps and laughed with glee as I felt the jar of the pounding.
My father made holes in these so that I could string them, and for a long time they kept me happy and contented.
But I had a delicious sense that I was doing something unusual and wonderful so I kept on climbing higher and higher, until I reached a little seat which somebody had built there so long ago that it had grown part of the tree itself.
They were a real cereal fruit which I ripened, and they had to my senses a fragrance like that of other noble fruits, which I kept in as long as possible by wrapping them in cloths.
I kept Homer's Iliad on my table through the summer, though I looked at his page only now and then.
Alas! what with foddering the cattle and tending the store, we are kept from school too long, and our education is sadly neglected.
Not my or thy great-grandfather's, but our great-grandmother Nature's universal, vegetable, botanic medicines, by which she has kept herself young always, outlived so many old Parrs in her day, and fed her health with their decaying fatness.
Prince Andrew kept looking with an amused smile from Pierre to the vicomte and from the vicomte to their hostess.
Either from awkwardness or intentionally (no one could have said which) after the shawl had been adjusted he kept his arm around her for a long time, as though embracing her.
Anatole kept on refilling Pierre's glass while explaining that Dolokhov was betting with Stevens, an English naval officer, that he would drink a bottle of rum sitting on the outer ledge of the third floor window with his legs hanging out.
Anatole did not release him, and though he kept nodding to show that he understood, Anatole went on translating Dolokhov's words into English.