She was nervous about her daughter.
I was nearly as nervous as my first call.
He looked nervous and uncomfortable.
Are you nervous about it?
She was as nervous as a cat in a dog pound.
The call caused Cynthia to tremble with nervous frustration to the point of dropping a favorite sugar bowl, snowing the kitchen floor in white.
Betsy and Howie remained with me, each trying to out-nervous the other.
I was as nervous tonight as usual making the tip call.
I was nervous so I forgot his name.
As the group pulled into the parking lot at Mountain Village, the upper portion of the ski area, Donnie began to look nervous for the first time.
One chore remained before I'd do so though I was as nervous as a fly on a fry pan about it.
I'm too nervous to stop in this horrid state where it never ceases raining.
The healer's nervous gaze flickered to Rhyn.
But he became nervous again when the next visitor was announced.
Pierre met the old count, who seemed nervous and upset.
Yes, she was fine, though her tone sounded nervous and tentative.
"Excuse me, ma'am," the boy called out in a quiet, nervous voice.
Betsy chatted away while Howie, as nervous as a groom, simply listened.
He's as nervous as when he first received the notice to serve.
More nervous, I'd say.
Standing there, a nervous smile on her face, stood Martha Boyd.
She was more nervous than he'd ever seen her.
She gave a nervous wave, watching for his reaction and relieved when he offered a warm smile.
The king waved his right arm and, evidently nervous, sang something badly and sat down on a crimson throne.
"We're all a bit upset about this business," Groucho said, as nervous as a speech class drop out.
We were all as nervous as cats at a dog pound.
While Molly was her usual quiet self, and perhaps a little nervous, it was obvious she was excited.
Excited and nervous, Kiera crossed to it and waved her armband over the access pad.
The two days were longer than any other two days had been in her life, and she grew more and more nervous, afraid the connection she had to A'Ran wouldn't be enough to make him want her again.
"Let's do this sensibly," Cynthia said, taking a deep breath, as nervous as her husband at the prospect of entering the cavern.
Yes, I'm nervous and jealous when you're around her, but I do trust you.
Edith Shipton appeared, as Cynthia had described, to be more nervous than a fifth-grader on speech day.
"I appreciate you trying to make me feel less nervous, but you shouldn't lie to me," she snapped.
Dean couldn't recall the last time he'd seen someone so nervous and obviously uncomfortable.
Cynthia was concerned how nervous the woman acted.
Every word of Pierre's burned into his heart, and with a nervous movement of his fingers he unconsciously broke the sealing wax and quill pens his hands came upon on his uncle's table.
She seemed nervous and her open smile was less in evidence, unless speaking of her daughter.
I would have been as nervous as a mouse on a cheese hunt at her age but Molly is raring to go.
Nervous fingers necessitated three tries.
"I've been doing a lot of soul searching and am just trying to … be a better person," he said with a nervous chuckle and rubbed his mouth again.
"I don't know which of you is more nervous," Cynthia said, elbow-deep in a sink full of breakfast dishes.
By the time he'd nibbled at a salad for lunch and changed into a suit, he was a nervous wreck.
"There are many things to do," Talal said with a nervous giggle.
While he didn't want to hold back important information, neither did he wish to unduly upset the nervous woman any further.
The nervous irritation aroused by the appearance of Mack, the news of his defeat, and the thought of what lay before the Russian army found vent in anger at Zherkov's untimely jest.
Our nervous quintet settled in, ordered wine for the drinkers and waited for one of us to start the conversation.
She glided over to Howie's side and grasped his hand while he maintained a nervous smile.
I was a nervous wreck as we pulled up to a large vehicle that operated as some sort of command center.
"Of course I need blood to live," she said with a nervous laugh.
Fred O'Connor was nearest and talked in subdued and nervous conversation, reaching for a paper and pencil to take down a number.
Weren't you nervous when the trunks were opened?
She pulled her hair back in a scrunchie at the base of her neck, growing nervous once again.
Nervous, uneasy, she made her way down the wall toward the Council members, who held court with themselves.
Edith was as nervous as the prior evening, glancing across the hall at her son, as if danger lurked in every corner of Bird Song.
The cab-horse gave a nervous start and Zeb began to rub his eyes to make sure he was not asleep.
She has none of those nervous habits that are so noticeable and so distressing in blind children.
Every muscle of his thin face was now quivering with nervous excitement; his eyes, in which the fire of life had seemed extinguished, now flashed with brilliant light.
So Boris was full of nervous vivacity all day.
The rest of us waited in nervous anticipation for her Friday arrival, not knowing if we'd even see her when she returned.
Nervous, she stabbed him harder than she intended to, and Jule groaned, closing his eyes.
"Do you like the forest?" she asked, suddenly nervous under his scrutiny.
Actually, he probably detected that she was nervous about something and probably wondered what it was.
Skin clammy with nervous sweat, Deidre concentrated on taking deep breaths.
She sat down on the edge of the bed and patted the spot beside her, nervous about showing him her art.
Donnie gave a nervous smile.
She is very nervous and excitable.
"He is a nervous, bilious subject," said Larrey, "and will not recover."
Since the ball he had felt the approach of a fit of nervous depression and had made desperate efforts to combat it.
After she felt herself deserted by Princes Mary and alone in her grief, Natasha spent most of the time in her room by herself, sitting huddled up feet and all in the corner of the sofa, tearing and twisting something with her slender nervous fingers and gazing intently and fixedly at whatever her eyes chanced to fall on.
I've been as nervous as a thumb sucking toddler.
His voice had the ring of a nervous third-grader giving his first speech.
Nervous about proposing a deal, she also feared doing it wrong.
Running a hand through his hair in a way that Carmen had grown to recognize as a nervous habit, he addressed Lori in a tone that was both stern and conversational.
She seems to be more nervous than she really is, because she expresses more with her hands than do most English-speaking people.