She threw the rifle to her shoulder and took aim.
He pushed her hair over one shoulder, and his hands dropped.
He slapped Pumpkin on the shoulder and winked.
On seeing Rostov, Denisov screwed up his face and pointing over his shoulder with his thumb to the room where Telyanin was sitting, he frowned and gave a shudder of disgust.
He carried the child over his shoulder like a Santa sack.
A gentle hand on her shoulder shook her awake.
You've got four or five days before you have to look over your shoulder again.
In her haste to be close to him, she'd planted a shoulder in his injured chest.
She patted the bay's shoulder and stepped away from it.
I peered over her shoulder and saw my wife.
She gave his teenage temper the benefit of the doubt and patted him on the shoulder as she left the car.
"I don't need one," she snapped over her shoulder, and then slid the patio door shut behind her.
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.
I can see where the local law enforcement people wouldn't be thrilled with these folks looking over their shoulder and pushing them.
Over their shoulder I saw Martha leave, with little Claire in her arms.
He looked over his shoulder again at the dark landscape behind him.
She slung a towel over her shoulder and dropped into a deep bow before him.
Jule looked down at the arrow protruding from his shoulder, growing annoyed with her for the first time.
Jule snapped off the end of the arrow in his shoulder, not about to bleed to death before he'd killed the immortal.
Pierre punched him in the shoulder, and they walked toward the garage.
Deidre looked over her shoulder at the reflection in the mirror displaying the two markings on her back.
She glanced back over her shoulder to see Darkyn standing where she left him, hands clasped behind his back, watching her with the cold smile that told her there was more going on than she suspected.
Deidre glanced over her shoulder and froze.
As she looked over his shoulder, she caught her breath in a muffled scream.
When he'd slowed to the shoulder he was surprised to discover his error as a uniformed female emerged from the vehicle.
"Martha!" he yelled over his shoulder, knowing the young girl would hear in the next room.
But although the Munchkin was hardly tall enough to come to Zeb's shoulder he was so strong and clever that he laid the boy three times on his back with apparent ease.
"Papa, we shall be late," said Princess Helene, turning her beautiful head and looking over her classically molded shoulder as she stood waiting by the door.
He patted her on the shoulder and himself closed the door after her.
He cautiously released the shoulder she leaned on, looked into her face, and carefully placed her in an easy chair.
"Come, that's right, Count!" cried the staff captain, turning round and clapping Rostov on the shoulder with his big hand.
But the soldiers, crowded together shoulder to shoulder, their bayonets interlocking, moved over the bridge in a dense mass.
Then the Russian ambassador took him by the shoulder, led him to the window, and began to talk to him.
The man was wearing a bluish coat of broadcloth, he had no knapsack or cap, his head was bandaged, and over his shoulder a French munition pouch was slung.
Do go somewhere, anywhere... to the devil!" he exclaimed, and immediately seizing him by the shoulder and looking amiably into his face, evidently wishing to soften the rudeness of his words, he added, "Don't be hurt, my dear fellow; you know I speak from my heart as to an old acquaintance."
He had no lambskin cap on his head, nor had he a loaded whip over his shoulder, as when Rostov had seen him on the eve of the battle of Austerlitz, but wore a tight new uniform with Russian and foreign Orders, and the Star of St. George on his left breast.
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.
She smilingly raised her hand and laid it on his shoulder without looking at him.
Pfuel was short and very thin but broad-boned, of coarse, robust build, broad in the hips, and with prominent shoulder blades.
Count Rostov at the back of the crowd was expressing approval; several persons, briskly turning a shoulder to the orator at the end of a phrase, said:
At that moment Count Rostopchin with his protruding chin and alert eyes, wearing the uniform of a general with sash over his shoulder, entered the room, stepping briskly to the front of the crowd of gentry.
He was wearing the white Horse Guard's cap and a military overcoat with a whip hanging over his shoulder by a thin strap.
Your excellency! he kept repeating pertinaciously while he shook Pierre by the shoulder without looking at him, having apparently lost hope of getting him to wake up.
Then the count embraced Mavra Kuzminichna and Vasilich, who were to remain in Moscow, and while they caught at his hand and kissed his shoulder he patted their backs lightly with some vaguely affectionate and comforting words.
And a minute or two later the Frenchman, a black-eyed fellow with a spot on his cheek, in shirt sleeves, really did jump out of a window on the ground floor, and clapping Pierre on the shoulder ran with him into the garden.
Pierre glanced into the pit and saw that the factory lad was lying with his knees close up to his head and one shoulder higher than the other.
That shoulder rose and fell rhythmically and convulsively, but spadefuls of earth were already being thrown over the whole body.
Its members will be distinguished by a red ribbon worn across the shoulder, and the mayor of the city will wear a white belt as well.
He had a musketoon over his shoulder and an ax stuck in his girdle.
The man, a soldier with a sack over his shoulder, stopped, came close up to Dolokhov's horse, touched it with his hand, and explained simply and in a friendly way that the commander and the officers were higher up the hill to the right in the courtyard of the farm, as he called the landowner's house.
And Nicholas, taking his little daughter in his strong hand, lifted her high, placed her on his shoulder, held her by the legs, and paced the room with her.
Felipa shrugged a shoulder elegantly.
His hand dropped to her shoulder and he squeezed it.
She reached out and brushed dirt from his shoulder without commenting.
Destiny stared at Alex over Carmen's shoulder and Jonathan was so focused on Alex that he nearly ran into Alondra.
Alex was lounging with one shoulder against the wall on the other side of the family room when Carmen walked in.
They moved around the room; her head on his shoulder, her hand in his.
Alex straightened the feeding tube across her shoulder and watched anxiously as Matthew mouthed the nipple and feeding tube.
He smiled and patted her on the shoulder again.
He patted her shoulder gently.
Tammy half skipped and hopped down the hall, throwing a shy smile over her shoulder at Lisa before disappearing into a doorway.
"Like spun gold," he said softly tossing it across her shoulder, where it poised and then bounced down her back.
He slung the dishtowel over his shoulder and one long step brought him to a point where she was pinned in the corner of the counter.
Lisa tapped Yancey's shoulder and pointed at it.
He cuffed her shoulder playfully.
She grabbed Brandon's shoulder to keep from falling.
She flicked the whip so that the end of it snapped on his shoulder - a warning, no more.
He patted her shoulder again.
He rested a comforting hand on her shoulder as he joined her vigil.
Suddenly strong fingers began working her shoulder muscles, delightfully descending to the muscles on either side of her spine.
She buried her face in his shoulder, hoping he wouldn't notice she was crying.
Quinn said from over my shoulder, startling me.
I looked over her shoulder as she typed in pay phones.
She hid the phone as Talon glanced over his shoulder again to ensure she followed.
His shoulder didn't move as it should, and he switched the sword to his other hand, trusting his instincts to keep his head on his shoulders.
His face was bloodied, and one arm was covered in blood from his shoulder wound.
It didn't have the kind of bandages she suspected he'd need for his shoulder, so she turned several towels into thick bandages and added them to the pile.
Dustin looked at her then tossed a look over his shoulder at Damian before directing her away.
It was very pleasant, when I stayed late in town, to launch myself into the night, especially if it was dark and tempestuous, and set sail from some bright village parlor or lecture room, with a bag of rye or Indian meal upon my shoulder, for my snug harbor in the woods, having made all tight without and withdrawn under hatches with a merry crew of thoughts, leaving only my outer man at the helm, or even tying up the helm when it was plain sailing.
I amused myself one winter day with sliding this piecemeal across the pond, nearly half a mile, skating behind with one end of a log fifteen feet long on my shoulder, and the other on the ice; or I tied several logs together with a birch withe, and then, with a longer birch or alder which had a hook at the end, dragged them across.
"Well, my boy, you'll get along wherever you go--foot or horse--that I'll warrant," said Shinshin, patting him on the shoulder and taking his feet off the sofa.
He tried to get away from them, but they would not for an instant let his shoulder move a hair's breadth.
Old women's nonsense--old women's nonsense! he repeated, but still he patted Pierre affectionately on the shoulder, and then went up to the table where Prince Andrew, evidently not wishing to join in the conversation, was looking over the papers his father had brought from town.
Denisov patted him on the shoulder and began rapidly pacing the room without looking at Rostov, as was his way at moments of deep feeling.
The general patted him on the shoulder, with a smile.
And patting Berg on the shoulder he got up, wishing to end the conversation.
Berg smiled meekly, kissed the count on the shoulder, and said that he was very grateful, but that it was impossible for him to arrange his new life without receiving thirty thousand in ready money.
He was now in an adjutant's uniform with one epaulet and a shoulder knot.
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.
Oh, my brave, kind friends, and he leaned his head against the shoulder of one of the men like a child.
Out of breath, he took the laughing child quickly from his shoulder and pressed her to his heart.
He rested a hand on her shoulder and sighed, gazing down at her tenderly.
A tall young man tapped his shoulder and Alex surrendered her to the second dance of the evening.
Alex stood and squeezed his shoulder as they turned toward the door.
He leaned one shoulder against the door jam and frowned down at her.
Dusty knelt beside him, resting a hand on his shoulder and squeezing.
It was very exciting at that season to roam the then boundless chestnut woods of Lincoln--they now sleep their long sleep under the railroad--with a bag on my shoulder, and a stick to open burs with in my hand, for I did not always wait for the frost, amid the rustling of leaves and the loud reproofs of the red squirrels and the jays, whose half-consumed nuts I sometimes stole, for the burs which they had selected were sure to contain sound ones.
She patted Carmen on the shoulder and left the room.
Lisa giggled and he glanced over his shoulder at her.
She selected an off-the-shoulder lilac colored sun dress that Alex liked.