I have enough on my plate already.
Pointing his fork at her plate, he spoke sternly.
She looked down at her plate before they discovered they had been observed.
He handed her a plate of scrambled eggs and toast.
He set his plate on the table and dropped into the chair.
Katie wiped the plate slowly with a dishtowel.
Jonathan put the last fork beside a plate and smiled up at her.
Placing it in a little plate, he cut it up in small pieces.
Pushing the plate aside so the food would cool, he began slicing the rest of the roast.
I have enough on my plate already.
Brandon focused his attention on the food in his plate, his face turning a dark shade of red.
"Well," Bordeaux conceded, sliding his plate away.
The mother gave each a tin plate and a wooden spoon, and then helped them all to boiled beans.
Mary added another plate to the stack.
Katie picked up the plate, her focus on Carmen.
"Tomorrow afternoon," Alex responded as he spooned eggs into his plate from a Silver tray.
He had a lot on his plate right now... the twins, his father and who knew what else?
He spooned mashed potatoes onto his plate with a vengeance and said nothing more the rest of the meal.
She finished the last of the food on her plate and carried it to the sink.
She plunged into the food on her plate, discovering that Brandon wasn't bragging about his mother's cooking.
Pete's eyes were twinkling as he took his plate and a cup of coffee.
She scraped bones from a plate into a hole she had dug in the sand.
I saw a license plate on a parked car; it was Maryland and 1938.
Howie described the car, license plate, and man in exacting detail.
Howie obtained a full description of the man and his vehicle and the license plate number.
Howie was able to follow her to a vehicle and relate the plate number!
He reached a dark van and left, without lights before Howie could make out a plate number.
Howie had watched her abduction after several attempts, but failed to capture the license plate number.
Thank god they didn't see my license plate number.
The vehicle was different but this time he was able to record the South Carolina license plate number.
Did he call in my plate number?
Deputy Baxton had called in after seeing the plate number of a car listed on an all-points bulletin.
"The plate was stolen at a South Carolina mall," Brennan told me.
Did someone give them my license plate number?
The license plate was from Missouri and Howie managed to recite the numbers to us together with a detailed description of the car, an older Buick.
Just bet me that Alabama license plate isn't stolen.
I remembered the deputy sheriff he killed after his license plate was spotted.
I think it's worth publicizing it, especially if the license plate turns out to be stolen and we have nothing.
He also murdered a deputy sheriff who stopped him because the law knew his license plate from a tip.
Howie nailed it on the first try, managed to catch a license plate number, and a killer was apprehended in hours.
No plate on the bike but it said, Volt-Wheel, for a brand name.
I'm checking it out; I have access to that data base, but I bet the plate is stolen.
Ronnie doesn't know any of those people and he keeps saying I should step up to the plate, like it's the least I could do 'cause he already tolerates me like a bad case of hemorrhoids.
She moved past me to the living room with a plate of muffins and coffee.
With that information and if he doesn't change his license plate, it's only a matter of time until we get him!
A California plate on a motor home will stick out like a sore thumb.
Seeing an out of state plate isn't unusual, especially on a vehicle designed for travel.
"Quick, write down the plate number," I said.
Only those things he always kept with him remained in his room; a small box, a large canteen fitted with silver plate, two Turkish pistols and a saber--a present from his father who had brought it from the siege of Ochakov.
His plate seemed to him not quite clean, and pointing to a spot he flung it away.
The old count rose once more, glanced at a note lying beside his plate, and proposed a toast, "To the health of the hero of our last campaign, Prince Peter Ivanovich Bagration!" and again his blue eyes grew moist.
All on silver plate, one of them was saying.
Get along! said several voices, and one of the soldiers, evidently afraid that Pierre might want to take from them some of the plate and bronzes that were in the drawer, moved threateningly toward him.
Brandon nearly choked on his tea, and Mrs. Marsh stared at her plate, not completely hiding a smile.
She handed Bordeaux a plate full of flapjacks she had been keeping warm by the fire and poured some honey over the top.
She filled her plate and sat down cross-legged between Pete and Davis.
"Bordeaux," Fritz broke the silence, placing his empty plate on the ground.
Feeling a little hurt by his apparent disinterest, she picked up her plate and started cleaning up the camp.
She rinsed a plate and dropped the subject.
Finally he pushed his plate aside and rose from the chair.
She carried her plate to the sink.
Betsy was seated at the table, forking sausage onto her plate and smothering pancakes in maple syrup.
Martha had a plate full of pancakes ready so we all sat around the large table.
The plate was yellow with black number; two digits, a space, and three digits.
We record every detail he sees eliminating his need to remember license plate and such.
God, and now we have a description and plate number!
In front of each place was a plate bearing one of the delicious dama-fruit, and the perfume that rose from these was so enticing and sweet that they were sorely tempted to eat of them and become invisible.
She placed a plate of food upon the floor and the kitten ate greedily.
I took her plate away and started to take her out of the room.
I can now tell her to bring me a large book or a small plate, to go upstairs slowly, to run fast and to walk quickly.
It is well known that a large plate of glass will have a green tint, owing, as the makers say, to its "body," but a small piece of the same will be colorless.
But if, using the shortest diameter of Loch Fyne, we apply these proportions to Walden, which, as we have seen, appears already in a vertical section only like a shallow plate, it will appear four times as shallow.
Of the four crystal glasses engraved with the count's monogram that stood before his plate, Pierre held out one at random and drank with enjoyment, gazing with ever- increasing amiability at the other guests.
And he jerked away his plate, which Tikhon briskly caught.
Cynthia picked at her food, pushing it around the plate more than anything else.