He'd been in a grumpy mood since he got up.
I'm in no mood to watch a cat fight tonight.
Instantly the playful mood was back.
Hopefully he would be in a better mood after they got back home.
Pierre saw that there was a conspiracy against him and that they wanted to reunite him with his wife, and in the mood he then was, this was not even unpleasant to him.
The mood was Victorian, and the music was classic.
He wasn't in a mood to chat.
Napoleon was in that well-known after-dinner mood which, more than any reasoned cause, makes a man contented with himself and disposed to consider everyone his friend.
What was even harder to accept was the fact she actually enjoyed his extreme mood changes.
I can only describe the mood of our return trip as pensive.
After her life in the country, and in her present serious mood, all this seemed grotesque and amazing to Natasha.
Alex was in a good mood and it was a pleasant trip - until Felipa made a comment about Tessa's visit the night before.
She was in a mood for brooding on the past.
We were late for work but in a great mood when we finally arrived.
The guests were reluctant to address her, feeling that she was in no mood for their conversation.
"I'm having a mood," she said.
With the naive conviction of young men in a merry mood that other men's wives were created for them, Rostov did not leave the lady's side and treated her husband in a friendly and conspiratorial style, as if, without speaking of it, they knew how capitally Nicholas and the lady would get on together.
"Why are you telling me this?" she asked, her upbeat mood fading.
Maybe his mood would improve, anyway.
The thin, hollow-cheeked Chekmar, having got everything ready, kept glancing at his master with whom he had lived on the best of terms for thirty years, and understanding the mood he was in expected a pleasant chat.
Dulce remained in a sour mood, and left the group as soon as possible.
Prince Vasili was not having any supper: he went round the table in a merry mood, sitting down now by one, now by another, of the guests.
Cynthia was super pleased to hear her son's voice, but her mood changed abruptly when he blurted out the news.
Her mood improved, Deidre returned to her penthouse with newfound resolve to enjoy the last few months of her life.
His mood swings weren't unexpected.
Did the doc explain your mood swings, too?
Let Harlequin be taken with a fit of the colic and his trappings will have to serve that mood too.
But he was not destined to bring his mood safely to his destination.
The departure left husband Joseph in an even surlier mood than usual, and he growled his way through breakfast.
Everyone told her she looked very handsome, and she was in a spirited and energetic mood unusual with her.
It was near ten o'clock the next morning when Martha awoke in a festive mood with the appetite of a hibernating bear.
If only she could conquer these mood shifts.
She woke with a sob, and then cried until the dark mood retreated.
She loosened her grip on him, sensing he wasn't going to leave, whatever his mood was.
Not in the mood, Sofia.
A long train whistle sounded several times, adding to the dark mood of the evening.
The next morning—Sunday—Cynthia's mood climbed to somewhere between a blue funk and resigned neutrality.
Whether it was Pumpkin's advice or the sunny day, Cynthia's mood lightened as they drove.
His mood too good to be snubbed by a mere public servant.
She thought about telling Alex, but he was in no mood to hear about ghosts in the dark.
But I was at the same time conscious of a slight insanity in my mood, and seemed to foresee my recovery.
After the junction with the army of the brilliant admiral and Petersburg hero Wittgenstein, this mood and the gossip of the staff reached their maximum.
Unwilling to disturb his solitary mood, Jenn leaned back against a pillar and watched.
In spite of the happy group that greeted him, Fred's somber mood didn't mirror theirs.
He thought of her pregnancy and felt sorry for her and for himself, and in a nervously emotional and softened mood he went out of the hut in which he was billeted with Nesvitski and began to walk up and down before it.
The countess--her prayerful mood dispelled--looked round and frowned.
Anna Pavlovna's presentiment was justified, and all that morning a joyously festive mood reigned in the city.
But next day no news arrived from the army and the public mood grew anxious.
But she felt oppressed by the fact that the mood of everyone around her was so far from what was in her own heart.
He seemed carefully to cherish within himself the gloomy mood which alone enabled him to endure his position.
Maybe his mood had more to do with feeling unappreciated.
I telephoned Martha LeBlanc with the intent of a quick thank-you for our prior weekend visit but she was in a mood to chat.
My acquiescence lightened the mood for the remainder of the trip as Betsy and Howie chatted as if future sessions were a faite accompli.
He watched the change, irritated by the bizarre mood swings and cryptic ramblings that defined Darian's speech lately.
She hugged herself, wanting to throw her arms around him but knowing he was in as an approachable of a mood as Dustin.
No, not his driving, but his mood was.
But then, it was like him not to reveal his thoughts or concerns – unless the mood hit him.
Yancey got up the next morning in a fowl mood and stayed that way for several days.
Apparently his mood had been inspired by the telephone call she made to Connie a few nights ago.
My, aren't we in a good mood tonight.
It was nearing Christmas and while New York was aglow, my wife and I were just the opposite; out of sync with the mood of the city.
Betsy was in a chipper mood considering all that was going on.
Fred's somber mood dictated restraint.
Fred's mood remained somber throughout the meal.
Bird Song's parlor began filling with guests whose canceled activities put them in a what-do-you-do-next? mood of bewilderment.
Dean felt satisfaction that his wife's dark mood had improved, but Martha's departure remained on her mind.
Whatever the old man said, it elevated Cynthia's mood a few notches on the normalcy meter.
Her entire mood was an-about face from the tentativeness she had expressed that morning.
He was performing the same function, but meeting him didn't darken Dean's mood appreciably.
Even those playing cards behind the partition soon left their game and came over to the samovar, yielding to the general mood of courting Mary Hendrikhovna.
The few glasses of wine he had drunk and the conversation with this good-natured man had destroyed the mood of concentrated gloom in which he had spent the last few days and which was essential for the execution of his design.
This lasted for several minutes; then this mood passed, and Nancy was thrown ruthlessly on the floor and pushed to one side, while a large, pink-cheeked, fuzzy-haired member of the family received the little mother's undivided attention.
She lets me kiss her now, and when she is in a particularly gentle mood, she will sit in my lap for a minute or two; but she does not return my caresses.
He didn't look to be in a mood for questions, so she hurried past him to her room, Pierre trailing.
Sensing his dangerous mood, Katie leaned into Rhyn and gazed up at him.
If I happen to be all alone and in an idle mood, I play a game of solitaire, of which I am very fond.