They were far too busy stretching muscles and preparing for the more torturous miles that lay ahead.
I'll direct all my efforts into preparing for our new baby.
She was going to break down any second, but the effort the man before her put into preparing himself held her horrified attention.
A similar translation of Ecclesiastes, followed by treatises on the Karaites, on the Essenes and on the Kabbala, kept the author prominently before biblical students while he was preparing the first sections of his magnum opus, the critical study of the Massorah.
He felt the mother's demeanor suggested she was preparing a bogus story.
He stepped into a hall with streams of Guardians preparing for the dawn raid.
Deidre's body grew warm from the inside out as he nuzzled her neck, preparing to bite her.
Preparing food wasn't something human-Deidre did often.
Much later she was back in the kitchen, preparing the roast while he slept.
She looked up, shocked to see Sasha standing over them, his sharp gaze on the creature preparing itself for a second attack.
He asked one morning as she was preparing breakfast.
Without touching her, Bianca could still feel Sofi's body preparing to expel the child within, whether or not she went to a hospital.
He died suddenly in his tent at Jaen when preparing for a raid into the Moorish territory of Granada, on the 7th of September 1312.
Their issues faded into the background as they began preparing the house for the new babies.
The voices of her roommates drifted from the kitchen where they were preparing supper.
Darting down the stairs, she ran to the stage office, arriving as the driver was preparing to climb into the seat.
Yully rose and dressed herself, preparing herself mentally to tell Jule she had to leave him.
I was just preparing one for myself in the kitchen.
Darkyn.s preparing for another attack in the forest.
The field was empty, his men preparing for another space battle.
It was mid-afternoon already, another day wasted with the Council rather than concentrating on preparing for battle.
Now it held about two dozen people, some climbers preparing their equipment and photographers availing themselves of the excellent location where they could look straight down on the climbers below them.
Just before five o'clock he went to the kitchen to begin preparing spaghetti for Fred and himself, and Martha, whom they had invited to again stay for supper.
She clutched his wrists, the logical side of her brain preparing to remove his hands from her face, the emotional side wishing he would repeat the kiss.
Brady wiped his face, preparing himself for a confrontation.
Retracing her steps to the house, she found Alex and Jonathan preparing breakfast.
Alex, Bill and Jonathan were examining a lawn mower that wouldn't start while Carmen and Katie were preparing the food.
Time flew by, and all too soon they were in her drive, preparing to part.
Ignoring his guests, Xander changed into clothes certain to let him move freely, preparing for his dinner to arrive.
The expedition was preparing to march on El Obeid.
After his return from his Egyptian campaign, he was preparing an expedition against Rhodes when he was overtaken by sickness and died, on the 22nd of September 1521, in the ninth year of his reign, near the very spot where he had attacked his father's troops, not far from Adrianople.
Charles came to Naples with a new fleet from Provence, and was preparing to invade Sicily again, when he contracted a fever and died at Foggia on the 7th of January 1285.
While the Muscovites of the upper classes were thus beginning to abandon their old oriental habits, their government was preparing to make a political evolution of a similar kind.
Whilst she did all in her power to stimulate the hostility of the one strove to erect bulwarks against French aggression, the other was preparing the ground for fresh annexations.
As these independent Tatar states were always jealous of each other, and their jealousy often broke out in open hostility, it was easy to prevent any combined action on their part; and as in each khanate there were always several pretenders and contending factions, Muscovite diplomacy had little difficulty in weakening them individually and preparing for their annexation.
Though severely tried by disappointments and defeats he never lost hope, and when he died in 1584 he was preparing to renew the struggle and endeavouring to form for that purpose an alliance with England; his great idea, however, was not to be realized till more than a century later, and meanwhile the tsardom of Muscovy had to pass through a severe internal crisis in which its existence was seriously endangered.
He went to Rome after the termination of the civil wars, and spent twenty-two years in studying the Latin language and literature and preparing materials for his history.
Of Creuzer's other works the principal are an edition of Plotinus; a partial edition of Cicero, in preparing which he was assisted by Moser; Die historische Kunst der Griechen (1803); Epochen der griech.
This interval was diligently devoted to the pursuit of classical and historical studies, to preparing himself for ordination, and to searching investigations, under the stimulus of continual discussion with a band of talented and congenial associates, of the profoundest questions in theology, ecclesiastical polity and social philosophy.
When the midsummer vacation arrived, he was preparing to set out with his family to Fox How in Westmoreland, where he had purchased some property and built a house.
The peace of Crepy in September 1544 deprived him of this employment, but he had won a considerable reputation, and when Charles was preparing to attack the league of Schmalkalden, he took pains to win Albert's assistance.
In the modern signification it is applied to the act of preparing, preserving and compounding medicines, according to the prescriptions of physicians.