A young forest growing up under your meadows, and wild sumachs and blackberry vines breaking through into your cellar; sturdy pitch pines rubbing and creaking against the shingles for want of room, their roots reaching quite under the house.
She stretched and sat up, reaching for her clothes.
"Not hardly," said Dean, reaching for his coffee.
Betsy opened her purse and complied before reaching back and taking Molly's hand.
Jenn snapped awake and sat, reaching for the gun under her pillow.
"You expect me to believe that after watching the missile attack?" she returned, reaching for the laser gun.
No yard! but unfenced nature reaching up to your very sills.
He sat on the ottoman in front of her, reaching out to tuck her hair behind her ear.
"What are you doing here?" she demanded, reaching for the communications access pad on the table.
A'Ran knew he should chide her as he would his sisters and remind her of her place, but the words died before reaching his lips.
The worst thing was their terror of reaching the bottom of this great crack in the earth, and the natural fear that sudden death was about to overtake them at any moment.
As for reaching the top of the earth, I have never heard that it is possible to do that, and if you succeeded in getting there you would probably fall off.
Reaching the large house near the Horse Guards' barracks, in which Anatole lived, Pierre entered the lighted porch, ascended the stairs, and went in at the open door.
On reaching the third company he suddenly stopped.
"I'm sorry," she said, reaching for his arm.
"Carmen," he said reaching for her.
"Carmen, I didn't know," he said, reaching for her.
"I'm sorry baby," Carmen said, unzipping the tent and reaching inside.
Reaching up, she turned off the light and then moved close to him, unbuttoning his shirt.
His eyes flashed angrily and he stepped forward, reaching for her.
"It was nice, wasn't it?" he answered, reaching for her hand.
Reaching inside the door, he flipped the light switch and the room was flooded with light from a ceiling fan.
She gasped, reaching out to touch the kitten.
I was reaching for his hanging suit when I heard an automobile roll up the driveway.
Just as I was reaching for Howie's suit, I saw a car pull into the driveway, without headlights.
She began to sweat before reaching the door leading from the patio to the green blur that was the gardens over which the patio overlooked.
They walked toward the house, reaching the patio before Traci started crying.
She stopped the car before reaching them.
"I only slurp it back here in the kitchen," she said, setting down the bowl and reaching for her spoon.
"That makes sense," Cynthia said, reaching back and unnecessarily holding on to the old man's belt.
Reaching around her, he knotted it securely about her waist before forcibly disengaging her.
Fred O'Connor was nearest and talked in subdued and nervous conversation, reaching for a paper and pencil to take down a number.
She found herself reaching for her power again, only to find it gone.
He sat on the bed, reaching over to rest a hand on her head.
Reaching down, he plucked from her lap.
Reaching down, he placed one arm behind her knees and the other around her back, gently lifting her into his arms.
Alex took another step forward, reaching for her and she tried to climb Carmen.
Reaching over, he patted her hand.
He reined the horse around her, reaching a hand down.
Reaching her hand into the next nest box, a hen pecked it hard.
Reaching the wall, Deidre ignored the scrape of concrete against her hands and knees as she clambered on top.
Reaching the road, she caught sight of something that made her blood run cold again.
Reaching the lake, he tossed the souls he'd recovered from the demons into it and lingered.
"I went as fast … as I could …" Ully gasped, reaching them.
Embarrassed, she didn't notice her right foot reaching nothing but air until she toppled backwards.
Kiera went more than willingly, near the emergency point for reaching the bathroom.
They hovered through the air, at last reaching one of the ships, where a doorway yawned open to reveal the damp yellow light and grey corridors beyond.
After Cynthia came out and administered a cold face cloth, Edith seemed somewhat better, enough to decline medical attention, though she remained disoriented even after reaching Ryland's small quarters.
Weller squirmed his large frame around, reaching into his pocket, retrieving first a handkerchief, then a set of keys and eventually a red Swiss Army knife.
He excused himself and asked the owner if he could make a phone card call and did so, but was unsuccessful in reaching Cynthia.
Fred asked, reaching for his notes.
In his mind's eye Dean could picture climbers rappelling downward in great lunges, covering many feet in long swings, reaching the bottom in but a few mad leaps into space.
Upon reaching the first floor, Jackson realized they were in a castle.
Upon reaching the corner, he discovered why.
Brady moved forward, reaching for his own weapon as he sought to decipher the scene before him.
The two trees whose girth had been small enough for her wrap her arms around had expanded in width and height, reaching towards the gray sky of the underworld. Katie craned her neck, unable to see the tops of the trees. Their trunks had grown outward from the trail until they were as wide as a football field. Their massive roots ruptured the ground that had been the trail, creating a ravine she could see even from their safe distance.
Fred asked, reaching for his glasses, "some kind of a race?"
Dean followed on the run, passing him and reaching the door that was already closed.
Reaching her side, he squatted close to her, his head almost level with hers.
Reaching high and taking a firm grip on the rope, she lifted herself, clamping the rope between her knees and letting her feet rest on the piece of broomstick.
"I didn't say that," he said, pushing her plate toward her and reaching for his coffee.
Reaching down, he lifted her into his arms and crossed the threshold.
She was reaching for her phone when she saw Josh coming up the hill.
"Not silly," he said, reaching a hand out to beckon her.
"Here it is," He said, reaching down by the bed.
Upon reaching adulthood, men continue competing.
So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.
Half walking in the paths, half working our way through the lesser drifts, we succeeded in reaching a pine grove just outside a broad pasture.
This feeling began to agitate me with a vexing, forward-reaching sense of a lack that should be filled.
I am sorry to say that our train was delayed in several places, which made us late in reaching New York.
Still, for awhile, the frost fairies did not notice this strange occurrence, for they were down on the grass, so far below the tree-tops that the wonderful shower of treasure was a long time in reaching them; but at last one of them said, Hark!
Pierre reaching the house first went into Prince Andrew's study like one quite at home, and from habit immediately lay down on the sofa, took from the shelf the first book that came to his hand (it was Caesar's Commentaries), and resting on his elbow, began reading it in the middle.
Listening to Bilibin he was already imagining how on reaching the army he would give an opinion at the war council which would be the only one that could save the army, and how he alone would be entrusted with the executing of the plan.
On reaching the village he dismounted and went to the nearest house, intending to rest if but for a moment, eat something, and try to sort out the stinging and tormenting thoughts that confused his mind.
The Guards, just arrived from Russia, spent the night ten miles from Olmutz and next morning were to come straight to the review, reaching the field at Olmutz by ten o'clock.
The meeting was at an end, and on reaching home Pierre felt as if he had returned from a long journey on which he had spent dozens of years, had become completely changed, and had quite left behind his former habits and way of life.
The process in his mind went on tormenting him without reaching a conclusion.
On reaching home Prince Andrew decided to go to Petersburg that autumn and found all sorts of reasons for this decision.
After reaching home Nicholas was at first serious and even dull.
After reaching home Natasha did not sleep all night.
On reaching the broad river Viliya, he stopped near a regiment of Polish uhlans stationed by the river.
On reaching Petersburg he inquired for Kuragin but the latter had already left the city.
Rostov and Ilyin gave rein to their horses for a last race along the incline before reaching Bogucharovo, and Rostov, outstripping Ilyin, was the first to gallop into the village street.
On reaching home Pierre gave orders to Evstafey--his head coachman who knew everything, could do anything, and was known to all Moscow--that he would leave that night for the army at Mozhaysk, and that his saddle horses should be sent there.
"Is the general here?" asked the adjutant on reaching the knoll.
Why did he not take up a position before reaching Fili?
Learned military authorities quite seriously tell us that Kutuzov should have moved his army to the Kaluga road long before reaching Fili, and that somebody actually submitted such a proposal to him.
Another still stronger wave flowed through the crowd and reaching the front ranks carried it swaying to the very steps of the porch.
On reaching Moscow after her meeting with Rostov, Princess Mary had found her nephew there with his tutor, and a letter from Prince Andrew giving her instructions how to get to her Aunt Malvintseva at Voronezh.
On reaching a large oak tree that had not yet shed its leaves, he stopped and beckoned mysteriously to them with his hand.
On reaching the bottom, Dolokhov told the Cossacks accompanying him to await him there and rode on at a quick trot along the road to the bridge.
The French crowd fled at a continually increasing speed and all its energy was directed to reaching its goal.
Just then he was only anxious to get away as quickly as possible from places where people were killing one another, to some peaceful refuge where he could recover himself, rest, and think over all the strange new facts he had learned; but on reaching Orel he immediately fell ill.
On reaching the vestibule Natasha saw a tall figure in a fur coat unwinding his scarf.