She sat in the living room as masculine as he, surrounded by wood, wool, and leather in dark colors.
She gestured toward the leather sofa against the office wall.
At first, the thick leather around her neck felt like a whip.
She sank into the softness of her leather chair.
The smell of alfalfa and leather soothed her nerves.
Choking down fear, she climbed inside and sat down in the luxurious leather seat.
A tall, toned woman who looked like she did Pilates for a living stood in the hall in tight black leather pants and a tight pink T-shirt that drew attention to her large breasts.
She climbed into the leather seat and he shut the door after her.
He sat on a sofa while she settled into a leather rocker where she'd evidently been sitting, as there was a nearly empty pint of vodka on the table next to her.
She relaxed in the luxury of leather seat covers and a smooth ride, content simply to watch him drive.
Loosening his tie, he dropped into the leather office chair and picked up the envelope.
The feeling of the angel's soft, cold hand in his own reminded Rhyn of the first thing he'd touched in Hell that hadn't been stone. Gabriel had brought him a book with a worn, leather-like cover, and he'd lost himself dwelling on the sensation of buttery leather under his fingertips after the hazy nightmare that had been his existence in Hell.
A blacksmith in Gravette was making the wheels, but the rest of the buggy was complete, right down to the leather seats.
Unlike the others dressed for a white tie event, he was dressed in leather pants with a tight black Pearl Jam T-shirt, his hair braided, a chain from his spiked belt to his wallet, and heavy black boots.
He grabbed one of the Immortal books, fingering the soft, leather-like cover and transparent pages.
The heavy leather rig appeared designed to span both waist and upper thigh.
Inside his leather jacket it was warm and cozy - falsely secure.
The commo room where he sat was large with marble walls and leather chairs, a sign of the upper class's decadence.
Jake was led forward by his attorney, a newcomer, a dapper little man resplendent in vest, patent leather shoes and a gold watch chain, all topped off by a condescending smile that seemed to say, "Look out, rubes, I'm going to spring this poor victim before you finish administrating the oath."
Yes, it was a woman's shape, her body clad in dark breeches and boots, her sleeveless tunic held in place beneath a leather belt.
At the sound of steel on leather, Taran lowered himself into a crouch.
His hand smelled of weapons, leather, and sweat.
His gaze settled on the only piece of jewelry she owned, a red gem that matched his eyes on a strip of leather around her neck.
Black leather and detailing everywhere.
There was an odour of print and leather in the room which told me that it was full of books, and I stretched out my hand instinctively to find them.
After a few more turns of the lathe he removed his foot from the pedal, wiped his chisel, dropped it into a leather pouch attached to the lathe, and, approaching the table, summoned his daughter.
As the teams came to a halt, the rasp of leather against sandy wheels assured her that the other wagons were following suit.
Damian sat down on the arm of a leather couch, accustomed to the reaction, and pulled off his boot to drain the water.
Dean rummaged about in the snow among the remaining climbing articles but the leather apparatus he untangled was far too small for his waist.
She went to one of her bookcases, searching the many leather bound volumes.
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.
He smelled faintly of cologne and leather and his lips were smooth and...
He smelled of leather and cologne and his breath was warm on her cheek.
The leather-like necklace itself contained the stiffness of something new, rather than the well-worn suppleness of the one around her neck.
Gabe took the necklace, looking at the two emeralds on the black leather-like cord. He'd missed his necklace after eons wearing it. He'd missed his mother and baby brother. He squeezed them in his hand in the only hug he could give his dead family.
To her regret, it was there: the leather necklace and its silver symbol that had marked her family line.
Rather than cut her, he bound their arms with a long strip of leather as was tradition.
Vara tugged off his own necklace, a simple strip of leather with a circular stone.
The stables were dark inside, the scent of horse, leather, and hay overwhelming the scents of decay from the rest of Landis.
Leather creaked as Alex shifted in the saddle.
He was dressed from head to toe in black leather with a spiked collar, heavy boots, and his dark hair down around his shoulders.
The ends of the wooden legs were shod with plates of solid gold, and the saddle of the Princess Ozma, which was of red leather set with sparkling diamonds, was strapped to the clumsy body.
A soldier was driving, and a woman enveloped in shawls sat behind the apron under the leather hood of the vehicle.
He had on a shabby cadet jacket, decorated with a soldier's cross, equally shabby cadet's riding breeches lined with worn leather, and an officer's saber with a sword knot.
The men servants were carrying the large leather sofa from Prince Andrew's study into the bedroom.
Without undressing, he lay down on the leather sofa in front of a round table, put his big feet in their overboots on the table, and began to reflect.
This short man had on a white leather apron which covered his chest and part of his legs; he had on a kind of necklace above which rose a high white ruffle, outlining his rather long face which was lit up from below.
In the uniform of the Preobrazhensk regiment--white chamois-leather breeches and high boots-- and wearing a star Rostov did not know (it was that of the Legion d'honneur), the monarch came out into the porch, putting on his gloves and carrying his hat under his arm.
He had just finished dressing for his ride, and wore a blue uniform, opening in front over a white waistcoat so long that it covered his rotund stomach, white leather breeches tightly fitting the fat thighs of his short legs, and Hessian boots.
Three well-fed roans stood ready harnessed to a small conveyance with a leather hood.
She lay on the sofa with her face to the wall, fingering the buttons of the leather cushion and seeing nothing but that cushion, and her confused thoughts were centered on one subject--the irrevocability of death and her own spiritual baseness, which she had not suspected, but which had shown itself during her father's illness.
A week before the French had had boot leather and linen issued to them, which they had given out to the prisoners to make up into boots and shirts for them.
Pierre, girt with a rope round his waist and wearing shoes Karataev had made for him from some leather a French soldier had torn off a tea chest and brought to have his boots mended with, went up to the sick man and squatted down beside him.
In front, at a weary gallop and using his leather whip, rode an officer, disheveled and drenched, whose trousers had worked up to above his knees.
The dancer stopped, pulled off the loose piece of leather, and threw it on the fire.
She entered the room and sat in the leather-upholstered chair beside the desk.
We took seats on an old leather sofa and side chair while our hostess sat behind the desk that dominated the room.
He led her into a large study with a huge, brown leather couch near a dead hearth.
He was dressed as if he'd just come from some club, all in leather with his blond hair in a braid.
The scraping of leather against leather, the hollow clatter of stone and shale, the rustle of whatever creature settled behind her.
The hearth blazed opposite her position on a plush sofa with buttery leather in a small study with Persian carpets.
Aside from its large, glowing green eyes, the creature appeared near-human with a lean body covered in some sort of leather jumper.
His eyes landed on a perfect Little Red Riding Hood, right down to the ankle socks and patent leather Mary Janes.
"Is that the same girl-boy book that talks about patent leather shoes?" he asked.
Tucking gloved hands into the pockets of his leather coat, he headed toward the house.
She nestled her face between the rough edges of the leather vest.
Its other manufactures include machinery, pianos and other musical instruments, cotton goods, cigars, furniture, leather, paper, colours and chemicals.
There are a number of small manufacturing industries in Cuzco, including the manufacture of cotton and woollen fabrics, leather, beer, embroidery and articles of gold and silver.
The old prince always dressed in old-fashioned style, wearing an antique coat and powdered hair; and when Prince Andrew entered his father's dressing room (not with the contemptuous look and manner he wore in drawing rooms, but with the animated face with which he talked to Pierre), the old man was sitting on a large leather-covered chair, wrapped in a powdering mantle, entrusting his head to Tikhon.
Sometimes through the monotonous waves of men, like a fleck of white foam on the waves of the Enns, an officer, in a cloak and with a type of face different from that of the men, squeezed his way along; sometimes like a chip of wood whirling in the river, an hussar on foot, an orderly, or a townsman was carried through the waves of infantry; and sometimes like a log floating down the river, an officers' or company's baggage wagon, piled high, leather covered, and hemmed in on all sides, moved across the bridge.
As they left the tavern in the twilight of the dawn, Rostov and Ilyin both glanced under the wet and glistening leather hood of the doctor's cart, from under the apron of which his feet were sticking out, and in the middle of which his wife's nightcap was visible and her sleepy breathing audible.
Next, bolts for the doors of the new building were wanted and had to be of a special shape the prince had himself designed, and a leather case had to be ordered to keep the "will" in.
She relaxed and sank into the soft leather seats of the Town Car, telling herself she was being granted a chance to be normal.
He wore a glowing talisman on a leather chain around his neck.
Megan helped and stacked socks and underwear in her pile and then brought her a light wool jacket, leather gloves, hat, and scarf.
She pulled on the jumper, not expecting it to fit and surprised to find the leather-like material as flexible as spandex.
He dropped a leather jumper similar to his on her lap and then returned to his cutting.