He was amused and she fumed, her emotions scattered by his mere presence.
"I've been trying to call …" His voice trailed off as he took in her bloodied hands and the pills scattered all over the bathroom floor.
He opened the refrigerator but there was no more beer—only a lot of empty cans scattered around the room.
But at last his army was beaten; his men were scattered; and Tamerlane fled alone from the field of battle.
He scattered the burning tobacco, smashed the pipe, and threw it away.
On Monday, three Colombians were brutally murdered in Philadelphia and their dismembered body parts scattered like Easter eggs around the city of Brotherly Love.
He started down the hall then returned to the massive chamber, gathering the scattered pages of The Book of the Damned and placing them again in the wooden covers of the book.
The lobby was a mess, with magazines and newspaper pages scattered over several chairs.
There was no one now between the squadron and the enemy except a few scattered skirmishers.
There was the Friday meeting with the town ladies— just two days away—and Dean knew he should be gathering thoughts and notes but his mind was too scattered to construct a coherent speech.
The moment he saw Jessi's still body, his scattered thoughts crystallized into one and any anger he felt fled.
The observed facts as to polarization are thus readily explained, and the general law connecting the intensity of the scattered light with the wave-length follows almost as easily from considerations of dimensions.
Whatever may be the shape or size of the particles, there is no scattered light in a direction parallel to the primary electric displacements.
Towards the close of the Palaeozoic era France had become a part of a great continent; in the north the Coal Measures of the Boulonnais and the Nord were laid down in direct connection with those of Belgium and England, while in the Central Plateau the Coal Measures were deposited in isolated and scattered basins.
At the end of the Peloponnesian War Lysander restored the scattered remnants of the old inhabitants to the island, which was used by the Spartans as a base for operations against Athens in the Corinthian War.
Various adjustments and modifications still continue, and a number of scattered details may indicate that internal rivalries made themselves felt.
The ground was sawdust and the pebbles scattered around were hard knots from trees, worn smooth in course of time.
Amid the scattered property and the crowd on the open space, she, in her rich satin cloak with a bright lilac shawl on her head, suggested a delicate exotic plant thrown out onto the snow.
You, peaceful inhabitants of Moscow, artisans and workmen whom misfortune has driven from the city, and you scattered tillers of the soil, still kept out in the fields by groundless fear, listen!
As regards the polarization of the dispersed light as dependent on the angle at which it is emitted, we find that although, when terms of the second order are included, the scattered light no longer vanishes in the same direction as before, the peculiarity is not lost but merely transferred to another direction.
A white desk crammed in a corner was covered with teen magazines, and a box of beads had spilled and scattered a rainbow across the carpet.
They routed the king's enemies and scattered them.
High mounds, pyramids heaped in fantastic shapes, and impenetrable drifts lay scattered in every direction.
Soldiers scattered over the whole place were dragging logs and brushwood and were building shelters with merry chatter and laughter; around the fires sat others, dressed and undressed, drying their shirts and leg bands or mending boots or overcoats and crowding round the boilers and porridge cookers.
Five minutes later, Denisov came into the hut, climbed with muddy boots on the bed, lit his pipe, furiously scattered his things about, took his leaded whip, buckled on his saber, and went out again.
One of the most obvious and advantageous departures from the so-called laws of war is the action of scattered groups against men pressed together in a mass.
The Immortals scattered while Rhyn remained.
Her house was unlivable, her clothes scattered in three homes, and tomorrow she was going to give up her name as well.
He turned to pick up the scattered pieces of wood and caught her watching him.
The light scattered from small particles is of a much richer blue than the blue of the first order as reflected from a very thin plate.
Scattered throughout Europe and the East.
These limits, however, are far from including all the members of a widely scattered race.
A third section scattered through the village arranging quarters for the staff officers, carrying out the French corpses that were in the huts, and dragging away boards, dry wood, and thatch from the roofs, for the campfires, or wattle fences to serve for shelter.
The roof beside them had a great hole smashed through it, and pieces of glass were lying scattered in every direction.
And now, the trial being over, the good citizens of the Emerald City scattered to their homes, well content with the day's amusement.
"My men have been scattered," said the king, "and therefore, no one is with me."
The coarse evergreen color of the small fir trees scattered here and there among the birches was an unpleasant reminder of winter.