"I don't know which of you is more nervous," Cynthia said, elbow-deep in a sink full of breakfast dishes.
Jim closed the door, and Lana watched the submarine sink quietly into the surrounding water and disappear.
Let that sink in: By dividing work up among people so they could specialize, we went from bows and arrows to Apollo moon missions.
He dumped the rest of his coffee in the sink and left the room.
It took a moment for the words to sink in – or maybe the idea that he would discard her virtue as nothing important.
He felt heaviness sink to the pit of his stomach, and regret trickled through him.
She jerked the plug out of the sink and dried her hands.
However, what did I discover but the child at the sink alone and the doors to two stalls closed!
Lydia left Cynthia standing by the sink and walked into the parlor with Dean.
He paused, letting his pronouncement sink in and then added, There's a couple of ladies from Boston who are shopping for airplane tickets as we sit here.
This is exactly the kind of problem geneticists can sink their teeth into, so to speak, to make the protein in this grain digestible.
As she picked up the dishes and turned toward the sink he finally responded.
Vinnie claimed to be able to show the police where Billie and Willie had been hiding and continued to brag that he had enough information to make headlines and sink half the Philadelphia mobsters.
Giddon was leaning against the kitchen sink, frowning into a cup of coffee when she entered.
As she watched the sink fill, she considered his proposal - and that other thing.
He stood and carried his coffee cup to the sink, pouring out the remains.
Cade brought his dishes to the sink and paused gazing down at her, but she refused to look up.
He went to the sink and began attacking the pile of dirty dishes as he pondered how they would tell the young girl her world was about to flip upside down.
Nor had he made any sense of his deliberations but finally his mind quit the task and allowed his exhausted body to sink into a deep sleep.
She slammed the coffee cup in the sink and the hot liquid splashed against the window.
She pictured Mom washing dishes at the sink while Dad sat at the table eating some of her pie.
Washing her hands in the kitchen sink so that she wouldn't disturb him, she sneaked a peak in the refrigerator.
She paused, shoving the straps of her dress up, and then gathered the remaining pans, stacking them beside the sink to wash after supper.
"Alex!" she cried, brushing the mess from her shirt before it could sink into the fabric.
Frequently he would leave his dinner in the bushes, when his dog had caught a woodchuck by the way, and go back a mile and a half to dress it and leave it in the cellar of the house where he boarded, after deliberating first for half an hour whether he could not sink it in the pond safely till nightfall--loving to dwell long upon these themes.
He listened to what Langeron said, as if remarking, "So you are still at that silly business!" quickly closed his eye again, and let his head sink still lower.
She said her only consolation was the fact that the princess allowed her to share her sorrow, that all the old misunderstandings should sink into nothing but this great grief; that she felt herself blameless in regard to everyone, and that he, from above, saw her affection and gratitude.
Sometimes the sky seemed to be rising high, high overhead, and then it seemed to sink so low that one could touch it with one's hand.
Katie was peeling potatoes at the kitchen sink and Carmen was holding Destiny, watching her.
She leaned over the sink, retching uncontrollably.
But then, hadn't she already done so when he tried to kiss her at the sink two weeks ago?
Lowering the heavy cast iron frying pan into the sink, she filled it with water and left it to soak.
After cleaning his water bowl out in the big stainless steel sink, she filled the bowl with water and set it on the floor near his food bowl.
Finally you've got something interesting—a case we can really sink our teeth into.
Sarah allowed her hope to sink in before continuing.
I don't know, something innocuous like pour a glass of wine and dump it down the sink, or open and close a window.
When the snow melts they'll sink in the Polish swamps.
She felt his fangs sink into her skin and heard him sucking out her lifeblood.
He retrieved her glass from the basin of the sink and poured her more wine.
She ached to feel his warm embrace, to sink into his dark spices and let him take her where he would.
He snatched her phone as he squatted beside her and tossed it in the sink above their heads, stretching to turn on the water.
It's a relationship threatening to sink our ship.