The old man was in a good temper after his nap before dinner.
Grimly, he realized he wouldn't be catching a nap for some time.
It wasn't yet midnight and his afternoon nap had worked so well he was far from ready for bed.
The essence of the raising-cloth is a weft that will provide plenty of nap and yet have sufficient fibre to maintain the strength of the web.
Hardly a man takes a half-hour's nap after dinner, but when he wakes he holds up his head and asks, "What's the news?" as if the rest of mankind had stood his sentinels.
I was left sitting on my hands until the appointed hour of Howie's nap before Betsy assigned me the chore of remaining in the small room while he slept.
"Bad guys don't stop doing bad things just because I need a nap," he said.
A cup of hot coffee and a nap - then she would feel better.
Part of her hoped he was too tired to do anything, that he took a nap instead and she was able to free the necklace.
The veining of a cherry petal, for example, the tessellation of a carps scales, the serration of a leafs edgeall these lines remain intact, spared by the cutters tool, while the leaf itself, or the petal, or the scales of the fish, have the threads forming them cut so as to show the velvet nap and to appear in soft, low relief.
Sometimes, however, a player is allowed to go "Wellington" over "Nap," and even "Blucher" over "Wellington."
Death was waiting for Gabriel when he dozed off. He'd planned on staying awake and moving so she wouldn't catch up to them, but even he needed a short nap after three straight days of grueling travel in the underworld.
Can it have been yesterday when I ordered Platov to retreat, or was it the evening before, when I had a nap and told Bennigsen to issue orders?
Then he added, "She'll probably take a nap till the sun goes down."
Jackson snarled, "You're one smart ass remark away from a dirt nap, Skippy!"
Go see Hannah and take a nap. This will all blow over soon, and things will go back to normal.
If the player declaring Nap wins he receives double stakes all round; if he loses he only pays single stakes all round.
The count, holding his cards fanwise, kept himself with difficulty from dropping into his usual after-dinner nap, and laughed at everything.
I wished to get a nap, mon cousin, but I can't.
Bumpus jumped from his nap at the sound of the familiar word.
"We didn't show you the upstairs because Howie is taking a nap in our bedroom," he continued.