I wasn't trying to play macho man.
The play seemed so real, we almost forgot where we were, and believed we were watching the genuine scenes as they were acted so long ago.
"Now you're ready to play," he assessed.
An image of Darkyn appeared forefront before the images swirled and began to play a disjointed movie.
They knew the kitten, by this time, so they scampered over to where she lay beside Jim and commenced to frisk and play with her.
But think about how it could play out: If energy truly were free and unlimited, you could, for instance, power tractors everywhere in the world.
Dolokhov could play all games and nearly always won.
Her intent was obvious, but Cynthia decided to play dumb.
Cynthia finished her wedding pronouncement by tossing out a comment about her foolish son considering delaying the final year of his education to play professional baseball, a decision against which she and Rose Calvia planned to exert a full court press.
Why the boys should drive away, Little maidens from their play, Or love to banter and fight so well, That's the thing I never could tell.
He touched his lyre and began to play the accompaniment.
Thinking that turn and turn about is fair play, she seized the scissors and cut off one of my curls, and would have cut them all off but for my mother's timely interference.
Children, who play life, discern its true law and relations more clearly than men, who fail to live it worthily, but who think that they are wiser by experience, that is, by failure.
They who come rarely to the woods take some little piece of the forest into their hands to play with by the way, which they leave, either intentionally or accidentally.
The movement of these wrinkles formed the principal play of expression on his face.
I'll teach you to play with your food.
Dean had watched Billy play high school basketball the past winter.
After tea, the company went into the sitting room and Princess Mary was asked to play on the clavichord.
To play blindman's bluff?
While my relationship with Martha LeBlanc, nee Rossi, dated back to our play pen years and kindergarten days, lately we've hiked different paths, reducing our contact to Christmas cards and once a month phone calls.
Did Annie play Monopoly too?
She turned on the play button.
Now play time with my frightened friend will be hurried.
"You could play dumb," I hedged.
I have a toy for her to play with as well, don't I?
A little while and we'll be where no one will find us as we play our games.
You play with people's lives every day.
Frustration finally drove the couple to play the game the same way—contact no one, put your head in the sand, and hope everyone leaves you alone and forgets you exist.
What play were they doing?
Randy asked about Fred, and Dean related Fred's latest exploits with the bargains from the props of the play Boo!
He was in the play, Boo!
She ran up to him and, in the play of the sunlight that fell in small round spots through the shade of the lime-tree avenue, could not be sure what change there was in his face.
"Yes, they worked all day and didn't play!" remarked the tall, round- faced peasant gravely, pointing with a significant wink at the dictionaries that were on the top.
We play at magnanimity and all that stuff.
War is not courtesy but the most horrible thing in life; and we ought to understand that and not play at war.
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever- lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
Moment by moment the event is imperceptibly shaping itself, and at every moment of this continuous, uninterrupted shaping of events the commander-in-chief is in the midst of a most complex play of intrigues, worries, contingencies, authorities, projects, counsels, threats, and deceptions and is continually obliged to reply to innumerable questions addressed to him, which constantly conflict with one another.
Catherine Petrovna did actually play valses and the ecossaise, and dancing began in which Nicholas still further captivated the provincial society by his agility.
And indeed he only had to lie down, to fall asleep like a stone, and he only had to shake himself, to be ready without a moment's delay for some work, just as children are ready to play directly they awake.
As a result of the hostility between Kutuzov and Bennigsen, his Chief of Staff, the presence of confidential representatives of the Emperor, and these transfers, a more than usually complicated play of parties was going on among the staff of the army.
Early in the morning of the sixth of October Pierre went out of the shed, and on returning stopped by the door to play with a little blue- gray dog, with a long body and short bandy legs, that jumped about him.
"Don't play the fool!" said Denisov, coughing angrily.