Don't you ever read the Bible?
Pierre was always astonished at Prince Andrew's calm manner of treating everybody, his extraordinary memory, his extensive reading (he had read everything, knew everything, and had an opinion about everything), but above all at his capacity for work and study.
Now I'll read it.
He'd be able to read her mind and confirm she was indeed intent on destroying the gateway between the realms.
Now, Brother Felix says I can read almost as well as he.
If we read of one man robbed, or murdered, or killed by accident, or one house burned, or one vessel wrecked, or one steamboat blown up, or one cow run over on the Western Railroad, or one mad dog killed, or one lot of grasshoppers in the winter--we never need read of another.
Princess Mary read it.
Do you read what I write?
I read Martha's note to us and brought Betsy up to date on my conversation with Julie.
Howie thanked her while I practically jumped over the counter to read over the distressed clerk's shoulder as his fingers plodded over the computer keys.
These birds were of enormous size, and reminded Zeb of the rocs he had read about in the Arabian Nights.
We read about it in vivid detail, from around the year 900, in the writings of the Persian physician Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi.
I remember the surprise and the pain I felt as I noticed that they placed their hands over mine when I talked to them and that they read books with their fingers.
It is certain that I cannot always distinguish my own thoughts from those I read, because what I read becomes the very substance and texture of my mind.
And I am sure that I never read any memorable news in a newspaper.
Entering the drawing room, where the princesses spent most of their time, he greeted the ladies, two of whom were sitting at embroidery frames while a third read aloud.
She winced as she stood, and glanced up into blue eyes that gave every indication he could read her mind.
She rubbed her eyes and tilted her watch crystal around until the light reflected enough to read the dial.
He opened the envelope and read the note, his lips thinning down almost to nonexistence.
She read the words aloud and he snorted.
I read the license plate.
There was a barber shop and I could see a calendar on the wall but I couldn't quite read it.
Did you get close enough to read the calendar?
Betsy read it aloud.
I read in the paper today they recovered another child and arrested the stupid abductor.
I'm sure he could read the frustration in my voice.
From what I read between the lines, the stepfather has no use for Howie, so Howie's presence isn't giving him any comfort.
Did you read any that looked promising?
I hoped he could read the tone of my voice.
Then I read about this other murder, maybe after I was in a year or so.
After a solid hour of the child crying, I wondered if the mother read about the abandoned child, perhaps with a fleeting hint of sympathy.
One day he would order his camp bed to be set up in the glass gallery, another day he remained on the couch or on the lounge chair in the drawing room and dozed there without undressing, while--instead of Mademoiselle Bourienne--a serf boy read to him.
"There was a letter from Prince Andrew today," he said to Princess Mary- -"Haven't you read it?"
She could not have read the letter as she did not even know it had arrived.
These he put down beside him--not letting anyone read them at dinner.
On moving to the drawing room he handed the letter to Princess Mary and, spreading out before him the plan of the new building and fixing his eyes upon it, told her to read the letter aloud.
They say he blushed like a girl to whom Joconde is read, when he said to Kutuzov: 'Your Emperor and the Fatherland award you this honor.'
Princess Mary read the paper, and her face began to quiver with stifled sobs.
In the corner room at the club, members gathered to read these broadsheets, and some liked the way Karpushka jeered at the French, saying: They will swell up with Russian cabbage, burst with our buckwheat porridge, and choke themselves with cabbage soup.
"Short and energetic!" he remarked when he had read over the proclamation which he had dictated straight off without corrections.
'No,' said he, 'I have not read any papers, I made it up myself.' 'If that's so, you're a traitor and I'll have you tried, and you'll be hanged!
When the crowd collected round him he seemed confused, but at the demand of the tall lad who had pushed his way up to him, he began in a rather tremulous voice to read the sheet from the beginning.