Carmen uncrossed her legs and stood.
The muscles in her legs were contracting painfully.
The inside of her legs were so sore that walking might be more comfortable.
Its legs were long and lean and its head was held low, ears erect.
As Carmen's legs took off, she was saying to herself; "never run from a bear."
It was a big horse, tall and bony, with long legs and large knees and feet.
Pierre sat up on the sofa, with his legs tucked under him.
The soft curves on that tall slender body and those long legs were the talk of the locker room when he was a senior.
She opened the door and slid her legs out one by one, trying to avoid contact with the car.
She rubbed her legs and stared up at the sky.
She swung her legs around and firmly planted her feet on the ground before accepting the hand he offered.
She tried to keep up with him, but her legs ached from the unfamiliar exercise.
There he stretched out his long legs and sipped at the cup of coffee.
The shadow made her long legs look short.
He glanced at her bare legs and she blushed, squirming in the chair.
He leaned back in his chair again and stretched his legs out, his piercing gaze sorting through the secrets of her mind.
Why don't you protect those fantastic legs with some jeans and I'll take you to explore the woods.
Those jeans make your legs look so long.
The trail was clear and level ahead of her, so she let her long legs stretch out.
She forced her legs to move faster, stumbling and almost falling in the deep sand.
Take a few swallows of water and rest your legs for a minute.
When the ache had left her legs numb, and her breath was no longer coming in gasps, they started out again - across sand dunes - up and down.
He helped her up and she tried to stand, but her legs felt like rubber.
Her legs felt like posts, but she drug one foot in front of another until the ground under her feet seemed to change.
The muscles in her legs felt numb.
Her knees were weak, but her legs finally obeyed as she turned back toward the hotel.
All her dresses now fit snugly across the bust, and even her skinny legs were beginning to have some attractive curves.
Her legs were so numb that she staggered and grabbed the stirrup.
Actually, her legs felt like stumps and her groin muscles were knotted with pain.
She crossed her legs painfully and stared down at her sandwich.
She staggered on legs of rubber and he lifted her to the counter, sitting her in front of him.
She tucked her legs under her skirt and gnawed at her lower lip.
The back door was too far away for her rubbery legs, and the only alternative was the sink.
She bent over, gagged and vomited between her legs on the carpet.
Bumpus followed, slapping our legs with his tail.
She planted her legs against the frame of the car.
By the time they entered the building, her arms and legs were responsive again.
She sat down on the couch and folded her legs beneath her.
He removed the bulletproof vest and the body armor on his arms and legs to help free his movement.
The earth trembled, and her legs crumbled beneath her.
His head spun, and his legs belted.
The magic crept up through her shoes and into her legs, warming her body as it went.
Her legs felt weak, and she sat heavily on the curb, struggling to control her breathing so she didn't pass out.
She drew her legs up, feeling vulnerable and scared in the strange place.
She leaned back against the door, mouth dry and legs shaky.
Sofia sat in one of the plush chairs, legs pulled to her chest, and watched their brotherly exchange.
She sat on one of two fold-out chairs in the concrete room, legs crossed and hands in her lap.
She rose and dusted off her legs from where she'd knelt.
Two swung his legs off the bed, holding his breath in case she spoke again.
She's got legs that—" "Yeah," Dean said.
Pumpkin trotted off, bouncing on legs Dean would die for.
As he began to ramble on about Mrs. Langstrom's cooking, Mrs. Lincoln jumped down and stood on hind legs, stretching up the young man's pant leg.
Faust wore new hiking shorts that exposed bowed legs as white as winter.
His hips were slim, his long legs shapely.
His eyes went over her perfect legs and lingered on her ass.
With effort, Deidre hauled herself up onto a branch, wrapped her legs around it in a careful balancing act then stretched upward for the next.
She stood on hind legs and sniffed again.
The bear cried out and stood on its hind legs, bawling at him.
Deidre grunted at how stiff her legs were.
The man stretched out his legs in front of him.
Startled, Deidre's gaze went from the muscular legs to his face.
I'd kick out with those long legs and iron-shod hoofs.
An instant later he suddenly backed toward the crowd of Mangaboos and kicked out his hind legs as hard as he could.
His boney legs moved so fast they could scarcely be seen, and the Wizard clung fast to the seat and yelled "Whoa!" at the top of his voice.
At such times they were all glad to wait for him, for continually climbing up stairs is sure to make one's legs ache.
Their bodies were round, their legs short and thick and their arms extraordinarily long and stout.
Dorothy was captured in the same way, and numbers of the Gargoyles clung to Jim's legs, so weighting him down that the poor beast was helpless.
Dorothy was a little anxious about the success of their trip, for the way Jim arched his long neck and spread out his bony legs as he fluttered and floundered through the air was enough to make anybody nervous.
Around Billina's neck was a string of beautiful pearls, and on her legs were bracelets of emeralds.
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.
"Princess Ozma did that," was the reply; "and it saves my legs from wearing out.
"Of course not," added Jim, with a touch of scorn; "those little wooden legs of yours are not half as long as my own."
Its wooden legs moved so fast that their twinkling could scarcely be seen, and although so much smaller than the cab-horse it covered the ground much faster.
The school was more than a mile from their home, and the children trotted along as fast as their short legs could carry them.
Why do his legs tremble under him as he walks, leaning upon a stick?
One day, when I wanted her to bring me some water, she said: Legs very tired.
The keeper of the bears made one big black fellow stand on his hind legs and hold out his great paw to us, which Helen shook politely.
A bird sits on the next bough, life-everlasting grows under the table, and blackberry vines run round its legs; pine cones, chestnut burs, and strawberry leaves are strewn about.
I have found that no exertion of the legs can bring two minds much nearer to one another.
When two legs of my level were on the shore and the third on the ice, and the sights were directed over the latter, a rise or fall of the ice of an almost infinitesimal amount made a difference of several feet on a tree across the pond.
His eyes, nose, and mouth all seemed puckered into a vacant, wearied grimace, and his arms and legs always fell into unnatural positions.
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.
The general with the bandaged head bent forward as though running away from some danger, and, making long, quick strides with his thin legs, went up to Kutuzov.
"Take a stick between your legs, that'll suit you for a horse!" the hussar shouted back.
A huge, broad-shouldered gunner, Number One, holding a mop, his legs far apart, sprang to the wheel; while Number Two with a trembling hand placed a charge in the cannon's mouth.
He gave the reins to a Cossack, took off and handed over his felt coat, stretched his legs, and set his cap straight.
(He distinctly saw an old French officer who, with gaitered legs and turned-out toes, climbed the hill with difficulty.)
The little princess and Mademoiselle Bourienne had already received from Masha, the lady's maid, the necessary report of how handsome the minister's son was, with his rosy cheeks and dark eyebrows, and with what difficulty the father had dragged his legs upstairs while the son had followed him like an eagle, three steps at a time.
Rostov himself, his legs well back and his stomach drawn in and feeling himself one with his horse, rode past the Emperor with a frowning but blissful face "like a vewy devil," as Denisov expressed it.
My legs are giving way, thought he, and fell on his back.
Petya, clinging to his legs, kept shouting, "And me too!"
Denisov hid his hairy legs under the blanket, looking with a scared face at his comrade for help.
Dolokhov lowered his head to the snow, greedily bit at it, again raised his head, adjusted himself, drew in his legs and sat up, seeking a firm center of gravity.
He glided silently on one foot half across the room, and seeming not to notice the chairs was dashing straight at them, when suddenly, clinking his spurs and spreading out his legs, he stopped short on his heels, stood so a second, stamped on the spot clanking his spurs, whirled rapidly round, and, striking his left heel against his right, flew round again in a circle.
Denisov, with sparkling eyes and ruffled hair, sat at the clavichord striking chords with his short fingers, his legs thrown back and his eyes rolling as he sang, with his small, husky, but true voice, some verses called "Enchantress," which he had composed, and to which he was trying to fit music:
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.
Pierre flushed and, hurriedly putting his legs down from the bed, bent forward toward the old man with a forced and timid smile.
His arms felt numb, his legs almost gave way, it seemed to him that he was tired out.
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.
He stood over him, gazing at his head and at the little arms and legs which showed under the blanket.
In the hospitals, death was so certain that soldiers suffering from fever, or the swelling that came from bad food, preferred to remain on duty, and hardly able to drag their legs went to the front rather than to the hospitals.
That spring a new disease broke out among the soldiers, a swelling of the arms, legs, and face, which the doctors attributed to eating this root.
The man lay on his back, his huge arms and legs outstretched.
His face was purple, his eyes were rolled back so that only the whites were seen, and on his bare legs and arms which were still red, the veins stood out like cords.
Now he remembered Denisov with his changed expression, his submission, and the whole hospital, with arms and legs torn off and its dirt and disease.
One general (an important personage), evidently feeling offended at having to wait so long, sat crossing and uncrossing his legs and smiling contemptuously to himself.
"Those who pass the examinations, I suppose," replied Kochubey, crossing his legs and glancing round.
Milka, a black-spotted, broad-haunched bitch with prominent black eyes, got up on seeing her master, stretched her hind legs, lay down like a hare, and then suddenly jumped up and licked him right on his nose and mustache.
She clicked her teeth (Karay no longer had her by the throat), leaped with a movement of her hind legs out of the gully, and having disengaged herself from the dogs, with tail tucked in again, went forward.
When she was touched, she jerked her bound legs and looked wildly yet simply at everybody.
Only the delighted "Uncle" dismounted, and cut off a pad, shaking the hare for the blood to drip off, and anxiously glancing round with restless eyes while his arms and legs twitched.
The horses showered the fine dry snow on the faces of those in the sleigh--beside them sounded quick ringing bells and they caught confused glimpses of swiftly moving legs and the shadows of the troyka they were passing.
She sang something mournfully, addressing the queen, but the king waved his arm severely, and men and women with bare legs came in from both sides and began dancing all together.
Then the violins played very shrilly and merrily and one of the women with thick bare legs and thin arms, separating from the others, went behind the wings, adjusted her bodice, returned to the middle of the stage, and began jumping and striking one foot rapidly against the other.
The cymbals and horns in the orchestra struck up more loudly, and this man with bare legs jumped very high and waved his feet about very rapidly.
He wore a red mantle, and stretched his long legs forward in French fashion.
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.
Balashev stood with downcast eyes, looking at the movements of Napoleon's stout legs and trying to avoid meeting his eyes.
Their chairs made a scraping noise as the gentlemen who had conferred rose with apparent relief, and began walking up and down, arm in arm, to stretch their legs and converse in couples.
He was not meditating, but only deferring the moment of making the effort to lift those legs up and turn over on the bed.
When Scherbinin came galloping from the left flank with news that the French had captured the fleches and the village of Semenovsk, Kutuzov, guessing by the sounds of the battle and by Scherbinin's looks that the news was bad, rose as if to stretch his legs and, taking Scherbinin's arm, led him aside.
Another time, general attention was attracted by a small brown dog, coming heaven knows whence, which trotted in a preoccupied manner in front of the ranks with tail stiffly erect till suddenly a shell fell close by, when it yelped, tucked its tail between its legs, and darted aside.
The peasants went up and took him by his shoulders and legs, but he moaned piteously and, exchanging looks, they set him down again.
Wishing to speak and to attract their attention, he got up, but at that moment his legs grew cold and bare.
He felt ashamed, and with one arm covered his legs from which his cloak had in fact slipped.
The cart was loaded high, and at the very top, beside a child's chair with its legs in the air, sat a peasant woman uttering piercing and desperate shrieks.
And as soon as the officer let go of the gate handle she turned and, hurrying away on her old legs, went through the back yard to the servants' quarters.
On his thin, weak legs were heavy chains which hampered his irresolute movements.
Two dragoons took it by its distorted legs and dragged it along the ground.
Swaying from side to side on his long, thin legs in his fluttering dressing gown, this lunatic was running impetuously, his gaze fixed on Rostopchin, shouting something in a hoarse voice and making signs to him to stop.
On seeing Pierre he grew confused at first, but noticing embarrassment on Pierre's face immediately grew bold and, staggering on his thin legs, advanced into the middle of the room.
"But perhaps that's my shirt on the table," he thought, "and that's my legs, and that is the door, but why is it always stretching and drawing itself out, and 'piti-piti-piti' and 'ti-ti' and 'piti-piti-piti'...?
The little barefooted Frenchman in the blue coat went up to the Armenians and, saying something, immediately seized the old man by his legs and the old man at once began pulling off his boots.
Jauntily shifting the position of his legs in their tight riding breeches, diffusing an odor of perfume, and admiring his partner, himself, and the fine outlines of his legs in their well-fitting Hessian boots, Nicholas told the blonde lady that he wished to run away with a certain lady here in Voronezh.
His faculties were quite numbed, he was stupefied, and noticing nothing around him went on moving his legs as the others did till they all stopped and he stopped too.
This man was doing something to his legs in the darkness, and though Pierre could not see his face he felt that the man continually glanced at him.
He went, and tried to hurry, but his legs refused to move and he knew he would not be in time to lock the door though he painfully strained all his powers.
Early in the morning of the sixth of October Pierre went out of the shed, and on returning stopped by the door to play with a little blue- gray dog, with a long body and short bandy legs, that jumped about him.
Its furry tail stood up firm and round as a plume, its bandy legs served it so well that it would often gracefully lift a hind leg and run very easily and quickly on three legs, as if disdaining to use all four.
Tucking his legs under him and dropping his head he sat down on the cold ground by the wheel of the cart and remained motionless a long while sunk in thought.
Among the trees a man with long legs and long, swinging arms, wearing a short jacket, bast shoes, and a Kazan hat, was approaching with long, light steps.
The Cossacks saw that his arms and legs jerked rapidly though his head was quite motionless.
One of his legs twitches just perceptibly, but rapidly.
Go, go, she... is calling... and weeping like a child and quickly shuffling on his feeble legs to a chair, he almost fell into it, covering his face with his hands.
Nicholas lowered his legs, rose, and took his daughter in his arms.
And Nicholas, taking his little daughter in his strong hand, lifted her high, placed her on his shoulder, held her by the legs, and paced the room with her.
By the time she reached the top of the hill, the muscles in her legs were aching.