Picking up a fork, he paused, smiling as he eyed her mischievously.
Mildred is out in the yard playing, and mother is picking the delicious strawberries.
She stood, picking up a plate.
He picked up a piece of straw and leaned his back against the tree, picking his teeth.
Carmen was alone in the living room picking up wrapping paper when the men returned.
Picking up the glass of orange juice, he took a swallow.
Two men got out and one reached in the back, picking up a case.
Deidre studied her, picking up other signs of how different they were.
The translator was not always good at picking up every word, but she didn't need the translation of the unknown word.
Howie had taken to picking at his fingers when the tension built.
Maybe I was picking up Quinn's problem.
Guessing the compass only worked in the mortal world, Gabe emplaced it around his neck before picking up the green emerald – the form a soul took after death – and peering at it.
"That's the problem with you young people," Fred muttered, remaining in his chair and picking up his notebook.
Finally she got up from the table and went through the motion of picking seaweed and shells, and splashing in the water, holding up her skirts higher than was proper under the circumstances.
Lisa washed her hands and put the biscuits in the oven before picking her up.
They shouldered the full canteens and, picking up their rifles, started back to the camp.
Instead he was withdrawn and somber, even picking at his food.
Howie spotted Cummings picking up Jennie Lohr as she hitchhiked to town from her rural Kansas farm.
Tell me that, Dean continued, picking up a large bone and looking at it closely.
"Ully?" she called, picking her way through the broken glass and fallen instruments.
"What's this thing-a-ma-jig called?" he asked, picking up one of the items.
Cynthia asked, picking up the brush.
You were picking up on my surprise.
We're picking up information in Maryland and we tagged where the family did in the Wassermann boys.
The two bikers had started down a slight but long downhill, less than a bike length apart, picking up speed as they rolled along.
By the time she finished mowing the lawn and picking a few tomatoes and okra, it was almost noon.
Friday morning Alex called and said he was picking her up to go out for the evening.
She started to shake her head, but surely he was picking up on something.
Picking his glass up, he took a sip before answering.
King Frost frowned and looked very angry at first, and his fairies trembled for fear and cowered still lower in their hiding-places; but just then two little children came dancing through the wood, and though they did not see King Frost or the fairies, they saw the beautiful colour of the leaves, and laughed with delight, and began picking great bunches to take to their mother.
It was a singular experience that long acquaintance which I cultivated with beans, what with planting, and hoeing, and harvesting, and threshing, and picking over and selling them--the last was the hardest of all--I might add eating, for I did taste.
Or maybe Charles was right and they just wanted revenge for picking them off.
Others didn't like me picking off their kind on earth?
Jonathan didn't know what to think, but he was picking up on Alex's concern.
Picking up the paper, she glanced at it to see if it was something that he needed to keep.
Picking up his pillow and hugging it, she closed her eyes and breathed deeply, enjoying the scent of his cologne.
The two travelers killed the time picking over a bland lunch and alternating long walks with longer periods of sitting on hard seats, re-reading a discarded newspaper.
The insurance boys at the local office are picking it up tonight.
He was slowly picking pieces of Styrofoam flotsam from his early morning cup of black coffee.
Picking up a hitch-hiker, giving a homeless person a dollar— things like that.
I thought I was picking up on some major vibes out there.
They're picking them up at nine tomorrow morning.