He walked down the hill, pausing a reverent moment at the headstone, and then ducked under a limb as he continued down the hill.
For a moment she struggled with him until something changed in his eyes.
For a moment she surrendered to his warm lips and secure embrace, clinging to him as her heart stepped up pace.
Every woman should have her princess moment, don't you think?
For a moment she watched them gracefully move across the room - totally in sync.
For a moment he studied her face.
It was a moment that lay in her stomach like a week-long hunger, regardless of the fact that they had been gone only minutes.
A moment later, veins of light threaded through dark low clouds.
For a moment she stared at the door, her heart racing.
He looked startled for a moment, and then composed himself.
Len's face was pasty white and for a moment she thought he was going to throw up.
Quint hesitated a moment, watching Lisa with an uncertain expression.
This splendid group of colored suns sent rays darting in every direction, and as the horse and buggy--with Dorothy and Zeb--sank steadily downward and came nearer to the lights, the rays began to take on all the delicate tintings of a rainbow, growing more and more distinct every moment until all the space was brilliantly illuminated.
For a moment the boy did not know what he meant by this question.
The next moment a broad-leaved plant was jerked from the ground where it grew and held suspended in the air before the Wizard.
The others picked themselves up from the ground one by one and quickly rejoined their fellows, so for a moment the horse thought he had won the fight with ease.
One moment Dorothy sat beside them with the kitten in her lap, and a moment later the horse, the piglets, the Wizard and the boy were all that remained in the underground prison.
I am sorry to record the fact that Jim was not only ashamed of his defeat but for a moment lost control of his temper.
He stood still for a moment, thinking.
The next moment two bees flew eagerly in.
At the same moment the bell struck and school was dismissed.
Consider for a moment how much Borlaug accomplished with almost no technology.
But let's adopt the cynic's view for a moment and assume people in these corporations are chiefly concerned about their financial benefit, not about human suffering, when it comes to war.
It seems fitting to end this part of the list—ways that information and communication will help end war—by noting that every day, every moment, more and more people have access to the Internet.
A single video a moment long can increase empathy and understanding.
So let's take a moment and conduct a three-step evaluation.
We live at a defining moment for humanity, as the compounding effects of technology and civilization reach an inflection point.
The fire leaped into life; the flames encircled me so that in a moment my clothes were blazing.
It was a moment of supreme happiness.
It is most perplexing and exasperating that just at the moment when you need your memory and a nice sense of discrimination, these faculties take to themselves wings and fly away.
Anger seized me, my fingers refused to move, I sat rigid for one long moment, the blood throbbing in my temples, and all the hatred that a child can feel concentrated in my heart.
In spite of the lapse of years, they seem so close to me that I should not think it strange if at any moment they should clasp my hand and speak words of endearment as they used to before they went away.
But lo! the lovely maiden only smiles more sweetly, and breathes upon the icy battlements of her enemies, and in a moment they vanish, and the glad Earth gives her a royal welcome.
Let us consider for a moment what most of the trouble and anxiety which I have referred to is about, and how much it is necessary that we be troubled, or at least careful.
There were times when I could not afford to sacrifice the bloom of the present moment to any work, whether of the head or hands.
Here is a hogshead of molasses or of brandy directed to John Smith, Cuttingsville, Vermont, some trader among the Green Mountains, who imports for the farmers near his clearing, and now perchance stands over his bulkhead and thinks of the last arrivals on the coast, how they may affect the price for him, telling his customers this moment, as he has told them twenty times before this morning, that he expects some by the next train of prime quality.
But why, after displaying so much cunning, did he invariably betray himself the moment he came up by that loud laugh?
I once had a sparrow alight upon my shoulder for a moment while I was hoeing in a village garden, and I felt that I was more distinguished by that circumstance than I should have been by any epaulet I could have worn.
I did not for a moment feel confined, and the walls seemed a great waste of stone and mortar.
At that moment Anna Pavlovna came up and, looking severely at Pierre, asked the Italian how he stood Russian climate.
Pierre, who from the moment Prince Andrew entered the room had watched him with glad, affectionate eyes, now came up and took his arm.
Well, as I was saying, Prince Vasili is the next heir through his wife, but the count is very fond of Pierre, looked after his education, and wrote to the Emperor about him; so that in the case of his death--and he is so ill that he may die at any moment, and Dr. Lorrain has come from Petersburg- -no one knows who will inherit his immense fortune, Pierre or Prince Vasili.
Natasha, raising her face for a moment from her mother's mantilla, glanced up at her through tears of laughter, and again hid her face.
The little kitten, feasting her eyes on him, seemed ready at any moment to start her gambols again and display her kittenish nature.
But before Pierre--who at that moment imagined himself to be Napoleon in person and to have just effected the dangerous crossing of the Straits of Dover and captured London--could pronounce Pitt's sentence, he saw a well-built and handsome young officer entering his room.