Jessi tucked the box under the bed and sat nervously, waiting for Jonny.
Prince Vasili said no more and his cheeks began to twitch nervously, now on one side, now on the other, giving his face an unpleasant expression which was never to be seen on it in a drawing room.
Still more offensive was the attitude of Sweden's eastern neighbour Muscovy, with whom the Swedish king was nervously anxious to stand on good terms. Gustavus attributed to Ivan IV., whose resources he unduly magnified, the design of establishing a universal monarchy round the Baltic.
"Sofi, you shouldn't—" Jake started, eyes going nervously to the newcomer.
She managed not to start babbling nervously, even when his hands traced down her arms before settling on her hips.
Jessi rang the doorbell four times, nervously pacing in front of the closed door.
"We just have to survive the week, and I'm out of your hair," she added nervously, trying not to inch away.
Just as batch number three of muffins was ready, Effie stuck her head in the kitchen, looking over her shoulder, even more nervously than usual.
Suddenly Dolokhov made a backward movement with his spine, and his arm trembled nervously; this was sufficient to cause his whole body to slip as he sat on the sloping ledge.
She wore a somber look as she glanced nervously at me before speaking to the detective.