Their kindness to me was the seed from which many pleasant memories have since grown.
While he looked dead, he was alive enough for his memories to reach her.
When had he shut out those fond memories of rodeos and outings at the Medena hacienda?
Her memories wiggled their way out of the mud of her mind, and she sat upright.
A hand swept the dark memories from her mind, and she sagged against Darian, feeling the same sense of peace overtake his mind.
I still have confused memories of that illness.
If she closed her eyes, she would see the black memories crossing through his mind, but she allowed him his privacy.
The memories came faster.
His stunted memories collided with the others running through her mind.
You were supposed to marry Claire … She went on, closing her eyes as she repeated everything from the memories of others.
His world was one of confusion, his memories overwhelming as the dam that had been in place for thousands of years crumbled.
He was more and more appalled by the memories afflicting his brother, what he'd gone through since his supposed death.
"My dear Darian," the Watcher said in a softer tone, "I cannot take the pain of the memories you will experience in the morning when you remember the whole of your existence.
She braced herself against the memories running through his head and the confusion as he tried to figure out where he was.
For Denisov, too, the memories awakened by the name of Bolkonski belonged to a distant, romantic past, when after supper and after Natasha's singing he had proposed to a little girl of fifteen without realizing what he was doing.
Softened by memories of Princess Mary he began to pray as he had not done for a long time.
Then who was executing him, killing him, depriving him of life--him, Pierre, with all his memories, aspirations, hopes, and thoughts?
His blood boiled more at the memories that pricked his mind.
He paced, mind racing with memories he could no longer suppress, thoughts of his brother, of Claire, of Darian's death.
He felt both spent and wired, his head too full of memories to control.
He spent the night deep in thought, forcing himself to face the dark memories he'd tried so hard to bury.
The vamp's memories were fading fast and growing blurry.
The dead vamp's memories were fresh in her mind, and she sought the sights he'd passed.
Though she wasn't hungry, she drank, exploring the black curtain shielding his memories as she did.
If there was a way to make him see what was in her head … to make him remember … she focused on Damian's memories, the ones before the dark age, when he and his brother were happy.
As she drank, she replayed Damian's memories over and over.
She rose to her tiptoes and kissed him, her own memories of Damian forefront in her mind.
Every step he took brought more memories of people and places he felt to his core he knew – but couldn't recognize.
Darian held his head, and she wrapped her arms around him, wishing she could protect him from the dark memories breaking free.
The teachers at the Wright-Humason School were always planning how they might give the pupils every advantage that those who hear enjoy--how they might make much of few tendencies and passive memories in the cases of the little ones--and lead them out of the cramping circumstances in which their lives were set.
The reason that we do not observe this process in ordinary children is, because we seldom observe them at all, and because they are fed from so many sources that the memories are confused and mutually destructive.
Occasionally amid these memories temptations of the devil would surge into her imagination: thoughts of how things would be after his death, and how her new, liberated life would be ordered.
Of late he had received so many new and very serious impressions--such as the retreat from Smolensk, his visit to Bald Hills, and the recent news of his father's death--and had experienced so many emotions, that for a long time past those memories had not entered his mind, and now that they did, they did not act on him with nearly their former strength.
The harder his position became and the more terrible the future, the more independent of that position in which he found himself were the joyful and comforting thoughts, memories, and imaginings that came to him.
And without linking up the events of the day or drawing a conclusion from them, Pierre closed his eyes, seeing a vision of the country in summertime mingled with memories of bathing and of the liquid, vibrating globe, and he sank into water so that it closed over his head.
The most cunning man could not have crept into her confidence more successfully, evoking memories of the best times of her youth and showing sympathy with them.
All these memories will be no more, none of them will have any meaning for me.
Partly because of the depressing memories associated with Bald Hills, partly because Prince Andrew did not always feel equal to bearing with his father's peculiarities, and partly because he needed solitude, Prince Andrew made use of Bogucharovo, began building and spent most of his time there.
As it is, not only has she left us, and particularly Prince Andrew, with the purest regrets and memories, but probably she will there receive a place I dare not hope for myself.
Memories of Austerlitz and of Dolokhov flashed rapidly and clearly through his mind.
So they went through their memories, smiling with pleasure: not the sad memories of old age, but poetic, youthful ones--those impressions of one's most distant past in which dreams and realities blend--and they laughed with quiet enjoyment.
"Do you know," said Natasha in a whisper, moving closer to Nicholas and Sonya, "that when one goes on and on recalling memories, one at last begins to remember what happened before one was in the world..."