His movements were deliberate as he walked toward her - as if he were measuring every word he was about to say.
His movements were controlled, his strength restrained.
The rope was taut with his evil weight and she could hear his movements as he carefully climbed down the sheer wall to his ice-bound lair below.
Her movements were heavy and awkward.
As if a switch inside her was flipped, her tense movements disappeared, replaced by the graceful, supple movements of a cat.
Bordeaux pushed to his feet and moved away from her, careful not to make any sudden movements that might be misinterpreted.
"I... but no, I will talk to you later on," and with a strange light in his eyes and restlessness in his movements, Prince Andrew approached Natasha and sat down beside her.
I took careful note of the time and movements, all of which lasted twenty-one minutes.
Following us here, reporting our movements to other Guardians? her father snapped, approaching her.
Her movements were faster than any Guardian's.
The deliberate movements alone took a minute.
His movements stilled as he listened.
Deidre sensed his anger, though his movements were as controlled and purposeful as usual.
His movements were smooth and controlled, his emotions hidden, his dark, dark eyes alone enough to keep her immobile.
There was a detailed itinerary of Byrne's movements and information on Byrne's health, finances, personnel records and lifestyle.
In fluid movements, he shook out a noose, swung it a few times to get momentum and then threw it at the limb.
Among the movements of Others, they'd seen Jenn.
With jerky movements, she finished dressing and replaced her weapons.
Xander continued his slow, steady movements, watching the Guardian in his mind.
Not a soldier himself, he had to control and direct the movements of armies; can we be surprised if he failed, or if he was unable to keep control over the generals or to establish that military co-operation so essential to success?
As the movement of one particle in a closely-packed universe is only possible if all other parts move simultaneously, so that the last in the series steps into the place of the first; and as the figure and division of the particles varies in each point in the universe, there will inevitably at the same instant result throughout the universe an innumerable host of more or less circular movements, and of vortices or whirlpools of material particles varying in size and velocity.
It is one of the grandest hypotheses which ever have been formed to account by mechanical processes for the movements of the universe.
It banished the spirits and genii, to which even Kepler had assigned the guardianship of the planetary movements; and, if it supposes the globular particles of the envelope to be the active force in carrying the earth round the sun, we may remember that Newton himself assumed an aether for somewhat similar purposes.
The defects of Descartes lie rather in his apparently imperfect apprehension of the principle of movements uniformly accelerated which his contemporary Galileo had illustrated and insisted upon, and in the indistinctness which attaches to his views of the transmission of motion in cases of impact.
If Descartes had contented himself with thus explaining the phenomena of gravity, heat, magnetism, light and similar forces by means of the molecular movements of his vortices, even such a theory would have excited admiration.
3 If the beasts can properly be said to see at all, " they see as we do when our mind is distracted and keenly applied elsewhere; the images of outward objects paint themselves on the retina, and possibly even the impressions made in the optic nerves determine our limbs to different movements, but we feel nothing of it all, and move as if we were automata."
" It seems to me," he says, " that in receiving such and such an idea the mind is passive, and that it is active only in volition; that its Psychoi deas are put in it partly by the objects which touch the senses, partly by the impressions in the brain, and partly also by the dispositions which have preceded in the mind itself and by the movements of its will."
He joined O'Donnell and Espartero in 1854 against a revolutionary cabinet, and shortly afterwards turned against O'Donnell to assist the Democrats and Progressists under Prim, Rivero, Castelar, and Sagasta in the unsuccessful movements of 1866, and was obliged to go abroad.
These movements were far from displaying a genuinely national character.
Eight masterly treatises on its movements were published by him in the Berlin Abhandlungen (1829-1859).
Much labour was bestowed by him upon facilitating the computation of the movements of the asteroids.
He gave so much trouble to the Madrid governments that they organized a watch over him with the assistance of the French government and police, especially when it was discovered that the two military movements of August 1883 and September 1886 had been prepared and assisted by him.
When the insurrectionary movements of 1848 broke out in Italy, his known zeal for the cause of legitimacy, as much as his reputation as an officer, marked him out for command.
The motives alike of geographical convenience and of the advantages to be gained by recognizing these movements of Roman subjects combined to urge a forward policy at Rome, and when the vigorous Vespasian had succeeded the fool-criminal Nero, a series of advances began which gradually closed up the acute angle, or at least rendered it obtuse.
Glancing up, her movements stilled.
Xander watched, reading their movements before they occurred.
The fragrant ocean breeze was chilly as it brushed his skin, and his movements fell into the rhythm of the ebb and flow of waves.
She was losing blood fast, her movements growing heavy.
His movements paused then continued.
His movements were restrained and fluid, effortless like those of a great cat.
Nerves made her movements clumsy while her mind sought some forgotten information about a threat great enough to rouse the Undersecretary and his staff in the middle of the night.
They were quiet for a sometime but could sense from each other's movements that neither was asleep.