She stopped to wait for him, unsure whether to be happy about his presence or annoyed.
Sensing a presence, she opened one eye.
She withdrew, and he felt the loss of her presence like the sun going behind a cloud.
The conditions under which I work require the presence of Miss Sullivan, who has been my teacher and companion for thirteen years, as an interpreter of oral speech and as a reader of examination papers.
The Apsheron men, excited by the Tsar's presence, passed in step before the Emperors and their suites at a bold, brisk pace.
His senses thrummed with presence of so many vamps.
He said nothing about the presence of one such Black God in Miami.
"By the way, your excellency, I should inform you," he continued-- remembering Dolokhov's conversation with Kutuzov and his last interview with the gentleman-ranker--"that Private Dolokhov, who was reduced to the ranks, took a French officer prisoner in my presence and particularly distinguished himself."
To each of them he made some careless and agreeable remark except to Pierre and Helene, whose presence he seemed not to notice.
Our enormous forces, undoubtedly superior to Napoleon's, were concentrated in one place, the troops inspired by the Emperors' presence were eager for action.
What distinguished them from others was the absence of host or hostess and the presence of the good-natured Iogel, flying about like a feather and bowing according to the rules of his art, as he collected the tickets from all his visitors.
At the moment the door opened and the stranger came in, Pierre felt a sense of awe and veneration such as he had experienced in his boyhood at confession; he felt himself in the presence of one socially a complete stranger, yet nearer to him through the brotherhood of man.
Prince Andrew was watching these men abashed by the Emperor's presence, and the women who were breathlessly longing to be asked to dance.
Like the old emigre who declined to marry the lady with whom he had spent his evenings for years, she regretted Julie's presence and having no one to write to.
Boris had realized this the week before when the commander-in-chief in his presence invited Rostopchin to dinner on St. Nicholas' Day, and Rostopchin had replied that he could not come:
Houses are set on fire in your presence and you stand by!
It wasn't an invitation but I figured I owed my presence for what I'd learned so far and I couldn't wait to renew our conversation.
He felt the Black God's presence and released Bianca.
"What made you come?" he asked She wiped her eyes again, overwhelmed by his presence yet comforted by the flow of energy between them.
She felt Jule's presence without seeing him.
He felt the Watcher's presence disappear as he entered the mansion.
He was the lord and master again, his form and commanding presence filling up the room.
His presence was overwhelming, and her body reacted with both terror and lust so strong it made her head spin.
She'd forgotten his presence, but he peeled off one glove to display a scarred forearm and hand.
She was alone with her thoughts the entire way despite the presence of Pierre and Traci.
I wanted to stay there but I assumed my presence might make the Dawkins boys a tad uncomfortable.
Either Cynthia's presence relaxed her or she'd decided David Dean was not a combatant from the enemy camp.
He spoke in front of Maria's uncomprehending presence, although statements like "Martha, no" were readily understood.
His presence and words were as soothing as Kris's were not.
She relaxed, his warmth and presence lulling her into comfort she didn't want to leave.
All she had to do was choose the color she wanted to wear-- black for the past several days in silent objection to her presence aboard the ship-- and the ship's computer wove it for her.
She gasped, not expecting Kris.s traitorous lieutenant but knowing his presence was an awful omen.
The Emperor was with the army to encourage it, but his presence and ignorance of what steps to take, and the enormous number of advisers and plans, destroyed the first army's energy and it retired.
"The Cossack, not knowing in what company he was, for Napoleon's plain appearance had nothing about it that would reveal to an Oriental mind the presence of a monarch, talked with extreme familiarity of the incidents of the war," says Thiers, narrating this episode.
The doctor said this restlessness did not mean anything and was due to physical causes; but Princess Mary thought he wished to tell her something, and the fact that her presence always increased his restlessness confirmed her opinion.
In the presence of Tikhon and the doctor the women washed what had been the prince, tied his head up with a handkerchief that the mouth should not stiffen while open, and with another handkerchief tied together the legs that were already spreading apart.
The latter in Pierre's presence had ceased to be caustic, and his face expressed perplexity as to what Julie's smile might mean.
Despite the presence of the commander-in-chief, who attracted the attention of all the superior officers, the militiamen and soldiers continued their prayers without looking at him.
After breakfast Napoleon in de Beausset's presence dictated his order of the day to the army.
The presence of Sonya, of her beloved Natasha, or even of her husband irritated her.
Nicholas' letter in which he mentioned Princess Mary had elicited, in her presence, joyous comments from the countess, who saw an intervention of Providence in this meeting of the princess and Nicholas.
However, I know their presence will inspire me, and I shall speak to them as I always do: clearly, impressively, and majestically.