The fountain's cheerful waterfalls eased him, and he perched on its edge.
Sunny perched on his thigh, purring as he patted her.
Elisabeth perched on the arm of the sofa next to Sarah.
Hilden watched her as she strode to a pitcher of wine perched on the hearth.
She replaced the legging and perched delicately on the loveseat beside Katie.
One sat perched on Kiera's bed, watching her sleep.
Perched up there, you're more like a bird than a man.
The helo flew over Tim's ranch and mansion, perched on a lake.
A propane tank perched on concrete blocks looked out of place in the antiquated setting.
Damian appeared to be waiting for him, perched on the corner of a mahogany desk with his arms crossed.
In Hell, Darkyn stood before the hourglass perched on a window sill in his study.
He parked himself at a computer, and she perched on a stool beside him.
In one corner a piano perched silently, and the embers of a fire still cast a faint glow from a massive fireplace.
She perched on a boulder near the entrance, wondering how many nights of Sasha-type treatment she'd take before tossing herself off the cliff.
The kingdom perched on a cliff overlooking an ocean of velvet blue.
Even the crossbow she'd used the other night was clean and perched where she'd found it, loaded once again.
She collected what she could find and perched in a chair, reading until sundown, when the hunger pangs hit her again.
Efim, the old coachman, who was the only one the countess trusted to drive her, sat perched up high on the box and did not so much as glance round at what was going on behind him.
He Traveled to the basement lab and perched next to Toni on a stool at a table bearing something that should've made him lose his appetite.
Rissa felt his eyes on her and perched on the edge of a trunk.
On all sides, the hussars were busy with the dragoons; one was wounded, but though his face was bleeding, he would not give up his horse; another was perched up behind an hussar with his arms round him; a third was being helped by an hussar to mount his horse.
Andre perched likewise on the sofa and reached out, placing the cool tips of his fingers on her temples.
He perched on the edge of the desk, the fire casting shadows across his perfect, chiseled features.
She flooded the studio with light, then pulled another blank canvas from the closet and perched it on her easel.
Messengers perched near the door in one huddle while various warriors, Rissa's counselors, and strangers occupied the floor area.
She kept her head low as she walked her horse past scouts perched on boulders and hidden within trees.
Each shelf was labeled, the books alphabetized by shelf and each one perfectly perched on the edge.
The story in Acts differs slightly from that in Josephus, who describes how in the midst of his elation he saw an owl perched over his head.
Their situation was unsatisfactory not only in the tactical sense, but also from the point of view of keeping the troops supplied, owing to their being perched on ridges with steep gradients behind them.
The latter is picturesquely perched on a hill, at a height of 1942 ft.
Still farther westwards is the fishing town of St Monans or Abercromby (pop. 1898), with a fine old Gothic church, picturesquely perched on the rocky shore.
The villages of the Guajiros in the Gulf of Maracaibo are described by Goering as composed of houses with low sloping roofs perched on lofty piles and connected with each other by bridges of planks.
The principal town is Safed, perched on a white mountain 2700 ft.
Throughout the mountainous country the valleys are well watered and cultivated, with fortified villages perched on the surrounding heights.
Distant, through the lovely glen by the river-side, leads to the mansion of the Drummonds, perched high on a lofty cliff falling sheer to the stream.
Graceful in form and active in motion, sun-birds flit from flower to flower, feeding on small insects which are attracted by the nectar and on the nectar itself; but this is usually done while perched and rarely on the wing as is the habit of humming-birds.
His future eminence as a poet was foretold when a nightingale perched upon his lips and sang (Pliny, Nat.
Above the Boulder Clay are found sands and gravels, along with perched boulders which, by their source and position, indicate the direction and thickness of the ice that carried them.
Rhyn crossed his arms, irritated. Kiki trotted from the patio into the house perched on a hill overlooking Tokyo. He returned ten minutes later with a small briefcase, a jacket and a hard case for his iPad. Rhyn opened the portal, and the two strode through it, back to the massive tree where Rhyn had lost Toby in the cold, wet French Alps.
Two daggers perched at her rounded hips, and her brilliant eyes glowed in the sunlight.
The island settlement, which was practically a lake-village built on islets - some of them undoubtedly artificial, and perched on stakes - grew rapidly with the increasing power and civilization of its inhabitants, who had the remains of an earlier civilization (Tula, Teotihuacan, Cholula,.
Written as this name is in pictures or rebus, it probably suggested the invention of the well-known legend of a prophecy that the war-god's temple should be built where a prickly pear was found growing on a rock, and perched on it an eagle holding a serpent; this legend is still commemorated on the coins of Mexico.
At the same time, when viewed from the exterior, the main dome rises large, bold and commanding, with nothing of the squat appearance that mars the dome of St Sophia, with nothing of the petty prettiness of the little domes perched on the drums of the later Byzantine churches.
She perched on the edge of one table, fidgeting hands in her lap and bright features alert as she focused on some point on the screen.
Denton paused with his fork half way to his mouth, the saucer of cake perched delicately on his other hand.
All the world over it is held that such people can assume the form of animals; sometimes the power of the shaman is held to depend on his being able to summon his familiar; among the Ostiaks the shaman's coat was covered with representations of birds and beasts; two bear's claws were on his hands; his wand was covered with mouse-skin; when he wished to divine he beat his drum till a black bird appeared and perched on his hut; then the shaman swooned, the bird vanished, and the divination could begin.
I am sitting on the piazza, and my little white pigeon is perched on the back of my chair, watching me write.
She smelled the ocean on the air and was surprised to see the strange stone cottage perched in the middle of a field hedged by a stone wall.
Not that he used the front door, but it's where Cat was always perched when he returned.
She perched on one of the boulders lining the cliff edge and tucked her legs beneath her.