Vera was saying with an arch smile.
What was that saying you were always reciting to me?
When told of the instance in which Jesus raised the dead, she was much perplexed, saying, "I did not know life could come back into the dead body!"
He has his own way of thinking, saying and doing everything.
See, here's an officer jammed in too-- different voices were saying in the crowd, as the men looked at one another, and all pressed toward the exit from the bridge.
Hippolyte spluttered again, and amid his laughter said, And you were saying that the Russian ladies are not equal to the French?
Besides, there was nothing to be gained in either case by saying anything – to either of you.
I'm saying what we had together was more important than what I have now.
"What you're saying is that you rescue pitiful animals like your mate," Jule said.
My third wise saying is--
Saying this he again turned round, dropped his hands, took the bottle and lifted it to his lips, threw back his head, and raised his free hand to balance himself.
What makes you think you're saying is true?
The damn thing might as well had a sign on it, saying, hey, coppers, here I am!
Struck by something else, she removed her sunglasses and eyed Jake, saying, You know, you haven't spoken to me more than to say hello in two years.
Harmony bent over her, saying something Deidre wasn't able to hear.
He just sends a ball and they think they'll all be killed, a sergeant was saying angrily and reproachfully.
No. I'm not saying it didn't happen, but I don't remember.
You're the thirty-fourth person who's contacted me saying you were the tipster.
I left a message, from Tommy, his so called fishing buddy, saying I had a fish story for him and requesting him to call as soon as possible.
Saying that might go further toward getting him to forget the kidnapping and murder and going on with his life.
Felipa took Destiny to see a Disney movie, saying that Mama needed some time to herself.
Quinn demurred, saying he knew his settings by memory and remained downstairs with Martha.
Are you saying you want to proceed like we did yesterday?
We've skated around saying nothing since Ben played us Mr. Cooms' conversation.
Howie stammered through his side of the conversation, terminating it by saying he'd call back.
"You were right yesterday about saying I wouldn't take a chance," he started.
But, as I came to your palace this morning, I kept saying to myself, 'When our lord Al Mansour learns just how it was that I borrowed the gold, I have no doubt that in his kindness of heart he will forgive me the debt.'
I represent my teacher as saying to me of the golden autumn leaves, "Yes, they are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer"--an idea direct from Miss Canby's story.
Indeed, I could scarcely think what I was saying, or what was being said to me.
Katie played with Miss Rhoades's rings and took them away, saying with a merry laugh, "You shall not have them again!"
I appreciate the kind things Mr. Anagnos has said about Helen and me; but his extravagant way of saying them rubs me the wrong way.
Helen began to pull off the jacket, saying, "I must give it to a poor little strange girl."
I have heard of many going astray even in the village streets, when the darkness was so thick that you could cut it with a knife, as the saying is.
I do not know how far he was justified in saying so.
"If you do not understand these sentiments," he seemed to be saying, "so much the worse for you!"
The tall lad was standing in front, flourishing his arm and saying something with a stern look.
Besides this feeling which absorbed her altogether and hindered her from following the details of her husband's plans, thoughts that had no connection with what he was saying flitted through her mind.
Cassie, a woman as good looking as you should be used to saying no.
So you're saying the wolves improve your herd by culling out the weakest animals?
You keep saying you don't care about your past anymore; you want to move ahead.
He listened without saying a word as I revealed everything, including Julie's effort to collect the million dollars.
He paused before saying he thought Howie suspected it might have been Molly's father or some old boyfriend.
Ronnie doesn't know any of those people and he keeps saying I should step up to the plate, like it's the least I could do 'cause he already tolerates me like a bad case of hemorrhoids.
A carny worker was bending over me, only inches away, saying something over and over again.
I wanted to remind this troubled soul of the good he'd wrought but thoughts of Betsy prevented my saying the words.
Why do you keep saying that?
Jenn left without saying anything, once again unable to get a read on the kid.
He sensed a great deal in what Xander wasn't saying about his purpose in the mortal realm.
If I have a doctor's note saying I'm under their care, isn't that good enough until they figure it out?
Is that your way of saying something bad's gonna happen, and I'll need to call you?
Then in Jersey I made up a cardboard sign saying I was doing it for the homeless.
Cynthia turned away, saying nothing but snuggling the white owl to her bosom.
I am not saying we live in a utopia.
At six months I could pipe out "How d'ye," and one day I attracted every one's attention by saying "Tea, tea, tea" quite plainly.
I'm enjoying my work even more than I expected to, which is another way of saying that I'm glad I came.
On her return to the house after her visit to the cemetery, she ran to the closet where these toys were kept, and carried them to my friend, saying, "They are poor little Florence's."
Helen Keller writing "The Frost King" was building better than she knew and saying more than she meant.
What mean ye by saying that the poor ye have always with you, or that the fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?
Stout, about the average height, broad, with huge red hands; he did not know, as the saying is, how to enter a drawing room and still less how to leave one; that is, how to say something particularly agreeable before going away.
Excuse me for saying so, but you have no sense about women.
"It is dreadful, dreadful!" she was saying, "but cost me what it may I shall do my duty.
"You won't ask," Natasha's little brother was saying; "I know you won't ask!"
As I was saying to you, Andrew, be kind and generous as you always used to be.
And this "Well!" sounded coldly ironic, as if he were saying,: "Now go through your performance."
"Do you understand what you're saying?" he said in a trembling voice.
And Bogdanich was a brick: he told you you were saying what was not true.
After his dismissal from headquarters Zherkov had not remained in the regiment, saying he was not such a fool as to slave at the front when he could get more rewards by doing nothing on the staff, and had succeeded in attaching himself as an orderly officer to Prince Bagration.
"You were saying, Mr. Staff Officer..." continued the colonel in an offended tone.
He lets them enter the tÃªte-de-pont. * They spin him a thousand gasconades, saying that the war is over, that the Emperor Francis is arranging a meeting with Bonaparte, that they desire to see Prince Auersperg, and so on.
"Please, your excellency, for God's sake!" he kept saying, glancing for support at an officer of the suite who turned away from him.
"Smack at 'em, lads!" he kept saying, seizing the guns by the wheels and working the screws himself.
"Now then, Matvevna, dear old lady, don't let me down!" he was saying as he moved from the gun, when a strange, unfamiliar voice called above his head: "Captain Tushin!
Several of those present smiled at Zherkov's words, expecting one of his usual jokes, but noticing that what he was saying redounded to the glory of our arms and of the day's work, they assumed a serious expression, though many of them knew that what he was saying was a lie devoid of any foundation.
Formerly in Anna Pavlovna's presence, Pierre had always felt that what he was saying was out of place, tactless and unsuitable, that remarks which seemed to him clever while they formed in his mind became foolish as soon as he uttered them, while on the contrary Hippolyte's stupidest remarks came out clever and apt.
"And what nonsense all this is that I am saying!" thought a diplomatist, glancing at the happy faces of the lovers.
Prince Vasili approached first, and she kissed the bold forehead that bent over her hand and answered his question by saying that, on the contrary, she remembered him quite well.
Well, he stormed at me, as the saying is, stormed and stormed and stormed!
It was not a matter of life but rather of death, as the saying is.
In the middle of his story, just as he was saying: "You cannot imagine what a strange frenzy one experiences during an attack," Prince Andrew, whom Boris was expecting, entered the room.
He was saying, "Tit, I say, Tit!"
Some more! a merry voice was saying in his soul.
"What does that prove?" he was saying as Rostov rode up.
"All right, all right!" he said to Prince Andrew, and turned to a general who, watch in hand, was saying it was time they started as all the left-flank columns had already descended.
Isn't it? asked Natasha, so seriously and excitedly that it was evident that what she was now saying she had talked of before, with tears.
All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!
Pierre did not catch what they were saying, but knew they were talking about him.
After a while he re-entered it as if to snuff the candles, and, seeing the prince was lying on the sofa, looked at him, noticed his perturbed face, shook his head, and going up to him silently kissed him on the shoulder and left the room without snuffing the candles or saying why he had entered.
Still lower, beyond the turn of the staircase, one could hear the footstep of someone in thick felt boots, and a voice that seemed familiar to Princess Mary was saying something.
"Oh, how delightful it is!" she kept saying, running up to Sonya.
"Please, Vasili Dmitrich," Natasha was saying, "do come!"
"I say, Rostov," said Dolokhov clearly, smiling and looking Nicholas straight in the eyes, "you know the saying, 'Lucky in love, unlucky at cards.'
He got up without saying a word and went downstairs to his own room.
Two of the brothers led Pierre up to the altar, placed his feet at right angles, and bade him lie down, saying that he must prostrate himself at the Gates of the Temple.
It was as if Prince Andrew would have liked to sympathize with what Pierre was saying, but could not.
Well, as I was saying," he continued, recovering his composure, "now there's this recruiting.
"Oh, master, what are you saying?" exclaimed the horrified Pelageya, turning to Princess Mary for support.
Lavrushka was saying something about loaded wagons, biscuits, and oxen he had seen when he had gone out for provisions.
"A good figure and in her first bloom," he was saying, but on seeing Rostov, he stopped short and frowned.
That way we shall be saying there is no God--nothing! shouted Nicholas, banging the table--very little to the point as it seemed to his listeners, but quite relevantly to the course of his own thoughts.
After dinner I fell asleep and as I was drowsing off I clearly heard a voice saying in my left ear, "Thy day!"
He was telling me something, and I wished to show him my sensibility, and not listening to what he was saying I began picturing to myself the condition of my inner man and the grace of God sanctifying me.
They do not even seem to see me, or if they do they look as if they were saying, 'Ah, she's not the one I'm after, so it's not worth looking at her!'
It goes without saying that one must be conscientious and methodical.
Prince Andrew was standing before her, saying something to her with a look of tender solicitude.
After six rubbers the general got up, saying that it was no use playing like that, and Pierre was released.
Natasha on one side was talking with Sonya and Boris, and Vera with a subtle smile was saying something to Prince Andrew.
Nor did she cry when he was gone; but for several days she sat in her room dry-eyed, taking no interest in anything and only saying now and then, "Oh, why did he go away?"
"Once she had missed it and turned it away, any mongrel could take it," Ilagin was saying at the same time, breathless from his gallop and his excitement.
"Take this, little Lady-Countess!" she kept saying, as she offered Natasha first one thing and then another.
And then I was saying to myself all the way, 'How well Anisya carried herself, how well!'
"The island of Madagascar," she said, "Ma-da-gas-car," she repeated, articulating each syllable distinctly, and, not replying to Madame Schoss who asked her what she was saying, she went out of the room.
Nicholas went hastily to the front porch, saying he felt too hot.
From the back porch came the sound of feet descending the steps, the bottom step upon which snow had fallen gave a ringing creak and he heard the voice of an old maidservant saying, Straight, straight, along the path, Miss.
And when saying this she herself fancied she had really seen what she described.
But without finishing what she was saying, Princess Mary burst into tears.
Natasha and Princess Mary looked at one another in silence, and the longer they did so without saying what they wanted to say, the greater grew their antipathy to one another.
While saying this he never removed his smiling eyes from her face, her neck, and her bare arms.
Natasha did not understand what he was saying any more than he did himself, but she felt that his incomprehensible words had an improper intention.
Natasha without saying anything stepped up to her father and looked at him with surprised inquiring eyes.
"Do you hear what I am saying or not?" she added.
Wolzogen took his place and continued to explain his views in French, every now and then turning to Pfuel and saying, "Is it not so, your excellency?"
He frowned before his looking glass, gesticulated, shrugged his shoulders, and finally, without saying a word to anyone, took his cap and left the house by the back door, trying to avoid notice.
A tradesman's wife was showing a rent in her shawl and telling how much the shawl had cost; another was saying that all silk goods had now got dear.
There was a rustling among the crowd and it again subsided, so that Pierre distinctly heard the pleasantly human voice of the Emperor saying with emotion:
In historical works on the year 1812 French writers are very fond of saying that Napoleon felt the danger of extending his line, that he sought a battle and that his marshals advised him to stop at Smolensk, and of making similar statements to show that the danger of the campaign was even then understood.
Dessalles looked in amazement at the prince, who was talking of the Niemen when the enemy was already at the Dnieper, but Princess Mary, forgetting the geographical position of the Niemen, thought that what her father was saying was correct.
This man, an ex-captain of police, was saying angrily:
She could not understand them, but tried to guess what he was saying and inquiringly repeated the words he uttered.
Without saying anything of this to the princess, Alpatych had his own belongings taken out of the carts which had arrived from Bald Hills and had those horses got ready for the princess' carriages.
In a suffering and weary voice he was saying something to Tikhon, speaking of the Crimea and its warm nights and of the Empress.
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.
We were saying that your regiment would be sure to be better than Mamonov's.
They'll be here in a minute... voices were suddenly heard saying; and officers, soldiers, and militiamen began running forward along the road.
"What are you saying about the militia?" he asked Boris.
Bennigsen loudly criticized this mistake, saying that it was madness to leave a height which commanded the country around unoccupied and to place troops below it.
In Moscow they are saying heaven knows what about him....
That's what I was saying to you-- those German gentlemen won't win the battle tomorrow but will only make all the mess they can, because they have nothing in their German heads but theories not worth an empty eggshell and haven't in their hearts the one thing needed tomorrow--that which Timokhin has.
I'm not telling it right; no, you don't understand, though he encouraged her by saying that he did understand, and he really had understood all she wanted to say.
Well, what is Paris saying? he asked, suddenly changing his former stern expression for a most cordial tone.
Kutuzov was saying to a general who stood beside him, not taking his eye from the battlefield.
Pierre did not understand what his benefactor was saying, but he knew (the categories of thoughts were also quite distinct in his dream) that he was talking of goodness and the possibility of being what they were.
That's what we were saying, replied the first speaker.
A short man was saying something, but when Pierre entered he stopped speaking and went out.
The major-domo to whom these entreaties were addressed, though he was sorry for the wounded, resolutely refused, saying that he dare not even mention the matter to the count.
You'd better listen to what people are saying, said some of the mob pointing to the tall youth.
He'll explain... voices in the rear of the crowd were suddenly heard saying, and the general attention turned to the police superintendent's trap which drove into the square attended by two mounted dragoons.
Do they think we're dogs? voices in the crowd were heard saying more and more frequently.
He'll show you what law is! the mob were saying as if reproving one another for their lack of confidence.
In the middle of the street stood a French general saying something to those around him.
The little barefooted Frenchman in the blue coat went up to the Armenians and, saying something, immediately seized the old man by his legs and the old man at once began pulling off his boots.
When he had parted from Malvintseva Nicholas wished to return to the dancing, but the governor's little wife placed her plump hand on his sleeve and, saying that she wanted to have a talk with him, led him to her sitting room, from which those who were there immediately withdrew so as not to be in her way.
The princess looked at him, not grasping what he was saying, but cheered by the expression of regretful sympathy on his face.
Pierre heard the same kind voice saying at the other end of the shed.
"What prayer was that you were saying?" asked Pierre.
Excited and vexed by the failure and supposing that someone must be responsible for it, Toll galloped up to the commander of the corps and began upbraiding him severely, saying that he ought to be shot.
Pierre saw that Platon did not want to understand what the Frenchman was saying, and he looked on without interfering.
What have they done? the prisoners on one side and another were heard saying as they gazed on the charred ruins.
Kutuzov replied to this letter as he had done to the one formerly brought by Lauriston, saying that there could be no question of peace.
But having caught himself saying too much about the flints, he was now afraid to speak out.
When they had descended to the bridge Petya and Dolokhov rode past the sentinel, who without saying a word paced morosely up and down it, then they descended into the hollow where the Cossacks awaited them.
"Filez, filez!" * Dolokhov kept saying, having adopted this expression from the French, and when his eyes met those of the prisoners they flashed with a cruel light.
And now he again seemed to be saying the same words to her, only in her imagination Natasha this time gave him a different answer.
She was overcome by sweet sorrow and tears were already rising in her eyes; then she suddenly asked herself to whom she was saying this.
At another spot he noticed a Russian soldier laughingly patting a Frenchman on the shoulder, saying something to him in a friendly manner, and Kutuzov with the same expression on his face again swayed his head.
"What were you saying?" he asked the general, who continuing his report directed the commander-in-chief's attention to some standards captured from the French and standing in front of the Preobrazhensk regiment.
He did not purposely say things to please her, but whatever he was saying he regarded from her standpoint.
Pierre kept saying as he leaned toward her with his whole body and eagerly listened to her story.
Pierre kept saying as he kissed Princess Mary's hands.
When on saying good-by he took her thin, slender hand, he could not help holding it a little longer in his own.
Having sat awhile with her visitors without understanding anything of what they were saying, she softly left the room and went to the nursery.
Countess Mary looked round, saw little Andrew following her, felt that Sonya was right, and for that very reason flushed and with evident difficulty refrained from saying something harsh.
What are you saying about the government?
"Come, Anna Makarovna," Pierre's voice was heard saying, "come here into the middle of the room and at the word of command, 'One, two,' and when I say 'three'... You stand here, and you in my arms--well now!
But she had to force herself to attend, for what he was saying did not interest her at all.
In saying this Natasha was sincere in acknowledging Mary's superiority, but at the same time by saying it she made a demand on Pierre that he should, all the same, prefer her to Mary and to all other women, and that now, especially after having seen many women in Petersburg, he should tell her so afresh.
Dulce regarded her reflectively for a moment longer and then walked away without saying another word.
I'm saying their lives will be complicated enough without us adding problems to it.
It didn't need another rinse, but she needed the time to contemplate before saying something she might regret.
"Tell me it's not true," she heard her emotionless voice saying to no one in particular.
No, I was the one saying that.
He went back to the ranch that night, saying that he had cattle to take care of.
"No one is saying anything as outlandish as that," Martha said.
After too much heated discussion, I agreed to give a less than specific tip saying I didn't believe the child was abducted.
Martha made the call, saying she thought she saw a girl taking a short cut across the pond.
The director tried to question me but I cut him off, saying we possessed no ambitions beyond what we were doing.
You're saying you don't have a choice.
He keeps saying we're harassing his client if we even ask questions.
Saying the words resurrected the near-forgotten facts; Quinn, and Martha, both dead and gone.
Are you saying it's only you who are able to.
She cursed herself quietly for saying stupid things.
"There's a man on the corner with a sign saying the world is going to end, but the sign's dated last year," Jule said.
"Let's pretend for a moment that I actually believe anything you're saying," he said.
Deidre wasn't vindictive, but she still didn't fathom the amount of evil in one's heart it took to kill them.
Though saying it that way does sound strange.
I don't give a damn about a bunch of bones, but where do you get off saying The Lucky Pup Mine is yours?
Saying this, he ordered that ten gold pieces be given to the merchant in place of those that were lacking.
To be perfectly clear, I am not saying the Internet and technology will solve every human ill.
And today's primary method for treating cancer is, in a way, very tenth century: Essentially, chemotherapy is a medical way of saying, Let's fill you so full of poison either you or the cancer dies.
I am not saying the research scientist loses out to the florist in Akron, Ohio.
I am not saying if you enjoy manual labor and being exhausted at the end of the day, you shouldn't do it.
I am not saying if you love digging ditches, you should do something else.
As the saying goes, we laugh because it is true.
So I am not saying objections and caution are not warranted.
It is akin to saying you have a right to life but not a right to a heart.
I am not saying governments are supposed to feed the world or that food should be free.
Yang also quotes Mao as saying in a 1959 meeting, When there is not enough to eat, people starve to death.
Roosevelt is saying that freedom itself cannot exist apart from some amount of economic liberty.
I am not saying we have ended torture.
What I am saying is that as more factors align toward peace, peace becomes ever more the better economic option.
I am not saying tthe world would be better if every country was the size of Liechtenstein.
I am saying that for small nations to be economically and politically viable is good news for peace.
I have never met someone who returned from another country saying, Man, those guys are such jerks.
Ask her in," she said to the footman in a sad voice, as if saying: "Very well, finish me off."
But even old Jim has been saying things since we had our accident.
And this man was saying we were going to the moon in a rocket ship made of metals we hadn't even invented.
You might be saying, Well, sure.
Soon after he was let out to work at haying in a neighboring field, whither he went every day, and would not be back till noon; so he bade me good-day, saying that he doubted if he should see me again.