Exhaustion from the ordeal was taking its toll on Carmen as well, but she tried to stay awake.
She had done nothing but cry, complain and faint since this ordeal had begun.
The long ordeal in the desert was over, but what waited for her now was uncertain.
Once my telephone ordeal was over, everything was out of our hands.
Sofia balled her fists and entered, sweating at the thought of the ordeal ahead.
She didn't know if he'd welcome the gift or if his recent ordeal left him more jaded toward his past.
They stumbled from the mine, hugging one another in the sunshine, thankful that the frightening ordeal was over.
This duty was about as pleasant as a stick in the eye in Dean's mind, but the interrupted householders were uniformly pleasant to him, making the necessary ordeal nearly tolerable.
In fact, they were probably more an obstacle than the ordeal ahead of him.
"If I do, will everything be okay?" she asked, searching his face for any indication she survived the ordeal and left Hell.
By the end of this ordeal, she'd be an alcoholic.
One must wonder if the young ladies realize the ordeal that lies before them.
The only sound Sarah had made throughout the ordeal was an occasional sniff, as she attempted to wipe away the product of her distress with the back of her hand.
Snowflake had taken the ordeal with remarkable ease, but Penny was using every ploy in the book.
The eight-hour ordeal to get there was worth the ten-minute conversation.
Pain streaked through her, the kind of pain with no physical source. Katie began to cry, unable to see an end to her ordeal that would mean she – or her baby – lived. She hugged her stomach and sobbed for the loss of Rhyn, her own life, their child's.
Cynthia laughed, the first sign of life since the ordeal had begun.
It must have been quite an ordeal for both of you … all three of you.
This must have been quite an ordeal for her.
He appears to have submitted successfully to the ordeal of fire, and the alleged relationship was acknowledged by Sigurd on condition that Harald did not claim any share in the government of the kingdom during his lifetime or that of his son Magnus.
Trial by ordeal and domestic slavery are still among the recog nized institutions.
This encouraged me greatly, and I sped on to the end of the ordeal with a light heart and a steady hand.
All the time I was preparing for the great ordeal, I could not suppress an inward fear and trembling lest I should fail, and now it is an unspeakable relief to know that I have passed the examinations with credit.
He listened to the Rhetor in silence, feeling from all he said that his ordeal was about to begin.