Her knees finally gave way and she dropped into the chair.
When Len walked in, she was on her knees, clinging to the stool.
The blood left her head in a race to her feet and her knees melted to follow.
She wrapped her arms around her knees and stared into the dusk.
She fell to her knees, retching.
Her knees were weak, but her legs finally obeyed as she turned back toward the hotel.
Her knees buckled and hit the cabinet.
She sighed and drew her knees up against her chest.
I crawled to my knees and vomited, and thinking I'd die my throat hurt so badly to do so.
As I tried to rise to my knees I was grabbed from behind and once again, I felt a knife at my throat!
The water was cold, and she shook, her arms hugging her knees to her chest.
He sat across from her, elbows on his knees, watching her.
Backing the car up, she watched the man with the sword drop to his knees and slowly stand.
She dropped to her knees beside him and pushed him onto his back.
She pulled her knees to her chest and wrapped her arms around them, hiding her face from the light.
She hugged her knees to her chest and peered through her fingers.
Instead, she wrapped her arms around her knees and tucked her face in the crook of one elbow.
Kin shoved her knees a part and yanked up her dress.
She floundered to a sitting position, then her feet, cringing as she struggled upright, the sting in her wounded knees bringing tears to her eyes.
Jennifer said as she bent on hands and knees to look closer.
Cora dropped to her knees beside her and pressed Deidre's hand back to her neck.
She pulled her knees to her chest and leaned against the backboard.
Reaching down, he placed one arm behind her knees and the other around her back, gently lifting her into his arms.
Specks of light flashed in her eyes and then her knees gave way.
His elbows were propped on his knees, the trench falling back to show a lean body, flat stomach and muscular thighs outlined by the soft material of his pants.
Gabe's step slowed as he neared the man dressed in a white shirt held closed by two buttons and cream linen pants rolled to his knees, as if he'd been walking in the ocean.
It was a big horse, tall and bony, with long legs and large knees and feet.
He got down on his hands and knees and crawled into the cave.
His little children clung to his knees and spoke loving words to him.
This morning Nancy, her favourite doll, seemed to have some difficulty about swallowing the milk that was being administered to her in large spoonfuls; for Helen suddenly put down the cup and began to slap her on the back and turn her over on her knees, trotting her gently and patting her softly all the time.
The horse was an old, worn-out chestnut, with an ill-kept coat, and bones that showed plainly through it; the knees knuckled over, and the forelegs were very unsteady.
A very agricola laboriosus was I to travellers bound westward through Lincoln and Wayland to nobody knows where; they sitting at their ease in gigs, with elbows on knees, and reins loosely hanging in festoons; I the home-staying, laborious native of the soil.
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.
He sat down by his wife, his elbows on his knees and his hands ruffling his gray hair.
"Look at Papa!" shouted Natasha to the whole company, and quite forgetting that she was dancing with a grown-up partner she bent her curly head to her knees and made the whole room ring with her laughter.