We're not laughing at you.
"Why are you laughing?" she asked curiously.
"This isn't a laughing matter, Mr. Dean," Corday said sternly.
Jessi wasn't certain if she should be laughing or horrified by the fawning women.
We chatted amicably around the oak table, laughing at each other's stories.
Then they rode on, talking and laughing as before.
I'm really not laughing at you.
Laughing softly at the matching shadows of her hair and skirt, she imagined it was a Christmas tree.
The children were monitored by a few teens, who sat in one corner laughing and talking.
Damian glared at both of them, suddenly aware they were laughing at him.
It's not a laughing matter — not to me, anyway.
Jessi began laughing, once again not at all certain what she agreed to – or why.
With deadly accuracy, she threw the ball at him, laughing when it bounced off his leather coat and sprayed a mist of white crystals in his face.
I couldn't help laughing, for at that very moment Viney was shouting at the top of her voice:
He didn't join them, but he was clearly enjoying watching them, even laughing once when Destiny gave up her home run to chase down the ball.
"I'm game," he said, laughing quietly.
He was laughing again.
She listened to the voicemails first and was soon laughing so hard, she was in tears.
Of metaphysics proper Voltaire neither then nor at any other time understood anything, and the subject, like every other, merely served him as a pretext for laughing at religion with the usual reservation of a tolerably affirmative deism.
Here she examined her arm with evident satisfaction, laughing heartily to herself.
When the music began Natasha came in and walking straight up to Pierre said, laughing and blushing:
Besides the soldiers who formed the picket line on either side, there were many curious onlookers who, jesting and laughing, stared at their strange foreign enemies.
Natasha jumped on it, sank into the feather bed, rolled over to the wall, and began snuggling up the bedclothes as she settled down, raising her knees to her chin, kicking out and laughing almost inaudibly, now covering herself up head and all, and now peeping at her mother.
"Uncle" too was in high spirits and far from being offended by the brother's and sister's laughter (it could never enter his head that they might be laughing at his way of life) he himself joined in the merriment.
He and his lady friend were drunk, at least it sounded like it, laughing and all.
I wasn't laughing at you.
Darian relaxed, pleased to see her genuinely laughing after their otherwise traumatic night.
Denton must be laughing himself silly.
Produce without making himself a laughing-stock.
Laughing at us old fellows!
It seemed to her that everybody knew about her disappointment and was laughing at her and pitying her.
Shipton leaned to his right and began to chip away at a large outcrop of ice directly above Dean, laughing as a loosened piece tumbled downward, striking Dean's exposed head, nearly knocking him senseless.
She was laughing and one of the guys, probably her boyfriend, had his hand on her ass.
Jackson took a step back in shock, then noticed Connor and Sarah across the room laughing hysterically.
Elisabeth threw her head back laughing as he buried his face in her neck.
At the pumpkin patch, they sipped hot cider while strolling around making their choices and corralling them together, laughing and enjoying the sunshine.
The two were still laughing when they returned to the dining room, and somehow Jackson knew he was the reason.
When they returned to the table out of breath and laughing, Carmen complimented them.
The three of them were laughing and joking while they put the stanchion together when Alex came into the barn.
Matthew was laughing uncontrollably over the antics of the puppy.
As hard as she was laughing, squirming away would have been impossible, even if she had possessed the strength - and it was obvious she didn't.
She didn't dare turn around, not certain she'd be able to witness Toni throwing herself at Xander without laughing at him.
Jessi covered her mouth but ended up faking an outburst of coughs to keep from laughing out loud.
The Manchurian crane is common, as also are eagles, cuckoos, laughing doves, &c. Insects abound, owing to the swampy nature of much of the country.
It is used as an anaesthetic, principally in dentistry, producing when inhaled a condition of hysterical excitement often accompanied by loud laughter, whence it is sometimes called "laughing gas."
She lived far into the 17th century, and became a character and something of a laughing-stock to the new generation; but her services to Montaigne's literary memory were, as will be seen, great.
The duty of considering oneself part of comman humanity, of not differing from others by any peculiarity of behaviour, he sums up in the words: "Appear neither naked nor clothed, neither sitting nor standing, neither laughing nor weeping" (Tosef.
The Scottish kingdom of later history, whose kings were always apt to treat Rome in a cavalier manner, laughing at interdicts and excommunications.
One of his first discoveries at the Pneumatic Institution on the 9th of April 17 9 9 was that pure nitrous oxide (laughing gas) is perfectly respirable, and he narrates that on the next day he became "absolutely intoxicated" through breathing sixteen quarts of it for "near seven minutes."
When the animal is excited, the howl changes into what has been compared to demoniac laughter, whence the name of "laughing-hyena."
It roused one of the fits of wild rage to which he was not unfrequently liable; he burst out into ejaculations of wrath, and cursed the cowardly idle servants who suffered their master to be made the laughing-stock of a low-born priest.
In later times the art fell into disrepute, and the saying of Cato the Censor is well known, that he wondered how one haruspex could look another in the face without laughing (Cic. De div.
Hogni's heart was then cut out, the victim laughing the while; but when Gunnar saw it he cried out that now he alone knew where the hoard was and that he would never reveal the secret.
Nitrous oxide (laughing gas) was at one time believed to act simply by cutting off the supply of oxygen to the tissues, but it also has a specific effect in producing paralysis of certain parts of the central nervous system, and hence its value as an anaesthetic; when given in small amounts mixed with air it produces a condition of exhilaration.
Inside of the great kitchen, beside the fire, the men were shouting and laughing; for the blacksmith had finished his song, and it was very pleasing.
Three frolicsome little streams ran through it from springs in the rocks above, leaping here and tumbling there in laughing cascades wherever the rocks tried to bar their way.
When her friend added that some of the pupils he had seen in Budapest had more than one hundred tunes in their heads, she said, laughing, "I think their heads must be very noisy."
Occasionally she broke out into a merry laugh, and then she would reach out and touch the mouth of any one who happened to be near her, to see if he were laughing also.
"Well, then, old chap, mon tres honorable Alphonse Karlovich," said Shinshin, laughing ironically and mixing the most ordinary Russian expressions with the choicest French phrases--which was a peculiarity of his speech.
Marya Dmitrievna and the countess burst out laughing, and all the guests joined in.
Prince Andrew, looking again at that genealogical tree, shook his head, laughing as a man laughs who looks at a portrait so characteristic of the original as to be amusing.
She did not understand what he was laughing at.
Rostov waved his cap above his head like the German and cried laughing, "Und vivat die ganze Welt!"
He looked back laughing to the Cossack who stood a few steps behind him holding two horses by their bridles.
This was particularly noticeable on Nesvitski's usually laughing countenance.
"How was it a gun was abandoned?" asked Bagration, frowning, not so much at the captain as at those who were laughing, among whom Zherkov laughed loudest.
"Exactly, not a hair's breadth farther," answered Prince Vasili, laughing, "'Sergey Kuzmich...
"All right, all right," interrupted the prince, and laughing his unnatural way, he stretched out his hand for Alpatych to kiss, and then proceeded to his study.
The three voices, hers, Mademoiselle Bourienne's, and Katie's, who was laughing at something, mingled in a merry sound, like the chirping of birds.
Anatole, laughing and in high spirits, came and leaned on his elbows, facing her and beside Mademoiselle Bourienne.
Anna Mikhaylovna, who always knew everything that passed in the house, on hearing of the arrival of the letter went softly into the room and found the count with it in his hand, sobbing and laughing at the same time.
Another, the red, stout Nesvitski, lay on a bed with his arms under his head, laughing with an officer who had sat down beside him.
They've all bolted long ago! said the soldier, laughing for some reason and shaking himself free.
Count Ilya Rostov, laughing and repeating the words, Make way, dear boy!
Aren't they laughing at me?
The weather had cleared up, and near the next hut two officers and a cadet were playing svayka, laughing as they threw their missiles which buried themselves in the soft mud.
In answer to Rostov's renewed questions, Denisov said, laughing, that he thought he remembered that some other fellow had got mixed up in it, but that it was all nonsense and rubbish, and he did not in the least fear any kind of trial, and that if those scoundrels dared attack him he would give them an answer that they would not easily forget.
"Here, here," and Tushin led him into the next room, from whence came sounds of several laughing voices.
The girl was shouting something but, seeing that he was a stranger, ran back laughing without looking at him.
During the dull day, in the course of which he was entertained by his elderly hosts and by the more important of the visitors (the old count's house was crowded on account of an approaching name day), Prince Andrew repeatedly glanced at Natasha, gay and laughing among the younger members of the company, and asked himself each time, What is she thinking about?
"I should think so!" replied Natasha's laughing eyes.
That gray-haired man, she said, indicating an old man with a profusion of silver-gray curly hair, who was surrounded by ladies laughing at something he said.
Still laughing, Speranski held out his soft white hand to Prince Andrew.
Prince Andrew looked at the laughing Speranski with astonishment, regret, and disillusionment.
Petya, who was laughing, whipped and pulled at his horse.
Anisya Fedorovna flushed, and drawing her kerchief over her face went laughing out of the room.
Natasha was foremost in setting a merry holiday tone, which, passing from one to another, grew stronger and reached its climax when they all came out into the frost and got into the sleighs, talking, calling to one another, laughing, and shouting.
The count, laughing, nudged the blushing Sonya and pointed to her former adorer.
He had grown, become rosier, had curly dark hair, and, when merry and laughing, quite unconsciously lifted the upper lip of his pretty little mouth just as the little princess used to do.
Still laughing and talking, the officers began hurriedly getting ready and again boiled some muddy water in the samovar.
All this naked white human flesh, laughing and shrieking, floundered about in that dirty pool like carp stuffed into a watering can, and the suggestion of merriment in that floundering mass rendered it specially pathetic.
"No," said Pierre, with a laughing glance at his big, stout body.
When he had ascended the hill and reached the little village street, he saw for the first time peasant militiamen in their white shirts and with crosses on their caps, who, talking and laughing loudly, animated and perspiring, were at work on a huge knoll overgrown with grass to the right of the road.
Kutuzov repeated, his laughing eye narrowing more and more as he looked at Pierre.
"Now then, you foxes!" said another, laughing at some militiamen who, stooping low, entered the battery to carry away the wounded man.
When he reached the bridge he saw two unlimbered guns, the infantry crossing the bridge, several overturned carts, and frightened and laughing faces among the troops.
Men in military uniforms and Hessian boots could be seen through the windows, laughing and walking through the rooms.
He had a habit of stopping short in the middle of his talk and gazing intently with his laughing, kindly eyes.
"Onterkoff," said the captain and looked at Pierre for some seconds with laughing eyes.
Then they led him away somewhere, and at last he found himself in a corner of the shed among men who were laughing and talking on all sides.
They all had their coats unbuttoned and were standing in a semicircle with flushed and animated faces, laughing loudly.
A man got up and came to see what this queer big fellow was laughing at all by himself.
Pierre stopped laughing, got up, went farther away from the inquisitive man, and looked around him.
Tikhon followed behind and Petya heard the Cossacks laughing with him and at him, about some pair of boots he had thrown into the bushes.
Vesenya!-- Vesenny! laughing voices were heard calling to one another in the darkness.
And flourishing his whip he rode off at a gallop for the first time during the whole campaign, and left the broken ranks of the soldiers laughing joyfully and shouting "Hurrah!"
"Don't you like it?" said a laughing voice, and moderating their tones the men moved forward.
Out of breath, he took the laughing child quickly from his shoulder and pressed her to his heart.
A moment later, Alex passed them, Destiny laughing in his arms as they danced.
What are you laughing about?
Before everyone stopped laughing, he continued.
I felt reasonably human though laughing remained a no-no and the pills were necessary desert.
Of course, they were laughing and having fun.
Why are you laughing at me?
He was torn between wanting to confront Ne'Rin and demand he make his sister an honorable woman and laughing out loud to know that he had chosen a nishani capable of healing his planet, his people.
But I glance up and this little shit, who looked to be about twelve, is standing on a rock about fifty feet away, laughing his ass off.
The two came in laughing and teasing each other.
Definitely not laughing at that.
She had regarded the prospect of death with courage and almost with levity, laughing heartily as she put her hands about her "little neck" and recalled the skill of the executioner.
A great shock of rough, dusky, dark hair; bright, laughing, hazel eyes; massive aquiline face, most massive yet most delicate; of sallow brown complexion, almost Indian-looking, clothes cynically loose, free-and-easy, smokes infinite tobacco.
The absurd epithet, the "laughing philosopher," applied to him by some unknown and very superficial thinker, may possibly have contributed in some measure to the fact that his importance was for centuries overlooked.
Finally, all idea of the divine vanished, and the artists merely presented her as the type of a beautiful woman, with oval face, full of grace and charm, languishing eyes, and laughing mouth, which replaced the dignified severity and repose of the older forms. The most famous of her statues in ancient times was that at Cnidus, the work of Praxiteles, which was imitated on the coins of that town, and subsequently reproduced in various copies, such as the Vatican and Munich.
When he did in some measure find himself again, r, he gave to the world his charming Tales of a Wayside Inn (1863), and in 1865 his Household Poems. Among the latter is a poem entitled "The Children's Hour," which affords a glance into the home life of the widowed poet, who had been left with five children - two sons, Ernest and Charles, and three daughters, "Grave Alice, and laughing Allegra, And Edith with golden hair."
Among the birds of the island are the eagle, hawk, petrel, owl, finch, peewit, diamond bird, fire-tail, robin, emu-wren, crow, swallow, magpie, blackcap, goatsucker, quail, ground dove, parrot, lark, mountain thrush, cuckoo, wattlebird, whistling duck, honeybird, Cape Barren goose, penguin duck, waterhen, snipe, albatross and laughing jackass.
She drew her wool down through the canvas and, scarcely able to refrain from laughing, stooped as if trying to make out the pattern.
She evidently felt unable to look at him without laughing, but could not resist looking at him: so to be out of temptation she slipped quietly behind one of the columns.
Hippolyte said interrogatively, again laughing, and then calmly and seriously sat back in his chair.
Several of the Guardians were gathered in the informal dining area at the far end of the kitchen, laughing and talking as they played cards.
"In a word, a hearty one..." said the subaltern, laughing (the regimental commander was nicknamed King of Hearts).