With a pleasant smile Berg related how the Grand Duke had ridden up to him in a violent passion, shouting: "Arnauts!"
She'd wanted a second night with him since the first, and the passion of his kiss reminded her of how incredible it was to be the center of his world.
Anger is a passion, Carmen.
Her passion for writing letters and putting her thoughts upon paper grows more intense.
All this time they had waited, pushing away passion and desire.
During this fast they abstain from the gratification of every appetite and passion whatever.
They released the heartache they had been holding in and were filled with unencumbered passion, melting into each other as they had the first time, but now neither held any secrets, and neither needed to maintain control.
Any new happening outside the mundane assortment of drug cases, burglaries, domestic disturbances or a semi-annual Saturday night passion killing came as a welcome change.
A regular passion flower.
Passion for Homer, however he may have been disposed to greyer philosophic theory.
His passion for the Emperor had cooled somewhat in Moscow.
The kiss started out playful, but passion put an end to that.
She didn't remember his passion, the way he tasted and smelled and felt, or the movement of his muscles beneath taut, smooth skin.
When his hands found her waist and drew her close, passion came without warning, completely consuming her body and soul.
They're probably messing up the sheets in a fury of passion as we speak.
He returned her kiss with equal passion, pulling away only when they both were short of breath.
Maybe it was always like that on honeymoons, but the passion that she assumed would go away merely intensified.
Fortunately he went to no perilous lengths; the worst we hear of is a passion for gaming.
His passion for wine and women was almost as well known as his learning.
Lydgate had a consuming passion for literature, and it was probably that he might indulge this taste more fully that in 1 434 he retired from the priorate of Hatfield Broadoak (or Hatfield Regis), to which he had been appointed in June 1423.
Franck combined the humanist's passion for freedom with the mystic's devotion to the religion of the spirit.
In the famous dedicatory letter of his Alceste he mentions among other conceptions on which his reform of opera was to be based, that the co-operation of the instruments ought to be regulated in proportion to the interest and the passion, a doctrine of which the true significance lies in its connexion with other conditions of opera which are incompatible with the polyphonic treatment of instruments as threads in a decorative scheme.
"That passion which more than all others caused you to waver on the path of virtue," said the Mason.
For the last time I say to you--turn all your attention upon yourself, put a bridle on your senses, and seek blessedness, not in passion but in your own heart.
Vera, having noticed Prince Andrew's attentions to Natasha, decided that at a party, a real evening party, subtle allusions to the tender passion were absolutely necessary and, seizing a moment when Prince Andrew was alone, began a conversation with him about feelings in general and about her sister.
Then if your love or passion or obstinacy--as you please--is still as great, marry!
Nicholas said timidly, conscious at the sight of the weather, the hounds, and the huntsman that he was being carried away by that irresistible passion for sport which makes a man forget all his previous resolutions, as a lover forgets in the presence of his mistress.
Ilagin lifted his beaver cap still higher to Natasha and said, with a pleasant smile, that the young countess resembled Diana in her passion for the chase as well as in her beauty, of which he had heard much.
To a man not swayed by passion that welfare is never certain, but he who commits such a crime always knows just where that welfare lies.
Countess Mary was jealous of this passion of her husband's and regretted that she could not share it; but she could not understand the joys and vexations he derived from that world, to her so remote and alien.
In the one case as in the other, on both sides the struggle provokes passion and stifles truth.
The scene of the legend now shifts to Rome, where Diocletian falls in love with a lovely nun named Ripsime; she, rather than gratify his passion, flees with her abbess Gaiana and several priests to Armenia.
At Ecbatana the death of Hephaestion for a time plunged Alexander into a passion of mourning.
When passion brought a moan to her lips, he finally lifted her into his arms and carried her to their bedroom.
Exhaustion winked and said goodbye, leaving only passion to direct her.
The passion welling up in him was palpable.
On the one hand there is fear and regret for the loss of the whole edifice constructed through the ages, on the other is the passion for destruction.
She held herself as erect, told everyone her opinion as candidly, loudly, and bluntly as ever, and her whole bearing seemed a reproach to others for any weakness, passion, or temptation--the possibility of which she did not admit.