Her eyes were bloodshot but otherwise she looked pale lying on the sheets like a limp doll.
The sheets were cold and the unfamiliar surroundings unsettling.
Pulling back the covers on her bed, she slipped between the cool sheets and let exhaustion take its course.
The sheets were so fine and light they seemed to melt against her skin.
The sheets smelled of a man with an ensnaring scent, a mixture of dark musk and soap.
"All things considered, you seem to be holding up pretty well," Dean said to his wife as they cuddled beneath cool sheets in the dwindling hours of the evening.
She hugged his pillow, thankful that she hadn't changed the sheets yet.
The satiny sheets of the bed smelled of the woman he'd made love to for hours last night.
They're probably messing up the sheets in a fury of passion as we speak.
It looked as if the Deans might have more time to themselves, even if Janet's absence meant they'd spend their leisure changing sheets and cleaning toilets.
Jackson began ripping down the sheets and knocking over the partitions as he yelled for Elisabeth.
Carmen threw the sheets back.
She awoke beneath the sheets of his bed, warm and comfortable.
He shoved the sheets off and looked over his body.
And yes, Monica had been right: it was much, much better than a month of Thursdays with Hot-Sheets Rosewater the Sex Machine.
After changing his sheets and throwing the soiled ones into the washer, she left the house.
After Alex left, Carmen threw the sheets in the dryer, washed dishes and cleaned his kitchen.
The dead woman's pale skin and hair starkly contrasted with Jonny's black silk sheets and duvet.
The snow fell in sheets outside the cave.
It was sensual, dark and cool: black walls and obsidian wood flooring covered by jewel-toned rugs, mahogany California King bed with the finest maroon silk sheets and a dark gray comforter so soft, it was like sleeping in a cloud.
Everything in the room was geared to tease or soothe the senses, from the soft sheets to the dim lighting to the calming scents.
To control the negro the Klan played upon his superstitious fears by having night patrols, parades and drills of silent horsemen covered with white sheets, carrying skulls with coals of fire for eyes, sacks of bones to rattle, and wearing hideous masks.
Late in the Tertiary period vast sheets of lava poured from many points of the Great Dividing Range of eastern Australia.
Her mother and I cut up several sheets of printed words so that she could arrange them into sentences.
They are proof-sheets which need no correction.
Restless committed men, whose time was an taken up in getting a living or keeping it; ministers who spoke of God as if they enjoyed a monopoly of the subject, who could not bear all kinds of opinions; doctors, lawyers, uneasy housekeepers who pried into my cupboard and bed when I was out--how came Mrs.--to know that my sheets were not as clean as hers?--young men who had ceased to be young, and had concluded that it was safest to follow the beaten track of the professions--all these generally said that it was not possible to do so much good in my position.
It was a closely written letter of two sheets from Bilibin.
And suddenly I saw him lying like a dead body; then he gradually recovered and went with me into my study carrying a large book of sheets of drawing paper; I said, "I drew that," and he answered by bowing his head.