A sinking feeling of panic swept over them, a temporary paralyzing fear.
"Gabriel …" She rose and paced, her feet sinking into the soft sand.
With a sinking heart, he realized he.d lost the Jade who.d been his friend and lover for a few hundred years.
Sinking into his lap, her arms surrounded his neck.
The scene flashed through her mind again: The man coming at him, the quick stab, the stunned look of surprise, and then Alex sinking to the floor.
They stood in silence, watching the waves fling the book around before sinking it.
The front end was slowly sinking down as the ground gave way.
I looked up with sinking heart to see a FedEx driver at the front door looking at me quizzically.
It was of Darkyn's fangs sinking into the delicate skin of her neck.
"Damn!" said the old man, sinking into his chair.
In her room, she dropped on the bed and threw her arms out, sinking into its softness.
I've just been paddling to keep my head above water my whole life long and sinking down further with every stroke.
I picked up the dishes and cleaned up the kitchen before sinking into my easy chair in the living room.
With a sinking feeling my call would be fruitless, I called the hospital.
The devil left, and an angry Talon hauled her up, sinking his teeth into her arm again.
With a sinking feeling, Dusty understood Sofi's concern better.
Her eyes were watery, and she crossed to him, sinking into his arms.
Jenn didn't approach, instead sinking into the shadows of one of the many pillars providing support all along the main floor.
Dean began to have a sinking feeling about who had paid for the room.
While the on premise death of Edith Shipton remained on their minds, it was sinking to a lower level of importance.
A sinking feeling filled Brady.
Her self-esteem was slowly sinking into a bottomless pit.
"I won't leave him, Jule," Damian said, sinking to his knees beside the body.
Her heart sinking, she looked in the direction of her home.
With a sinking stomach, Jenn admitted she had less than a day of influence left on the Black God.
Sofi waved him away before sinking into the bed again and pulling the covers up.
Darian peeked into one bedroom then the other, a sense of doom sinking into his stomach.
"Anytime," she murmured, feeling herself sinking into the darkness.
He placed his weapons on a pillow and tossed himself into the bed, at once sinking into the soft comfort.
Sinking to the window seat, she watched him read the paper.
He couldn't control the surge of adrenaline he experienced whenever he thought of sinking his teeth into his father's neck and draining his life from him, the way his father drained his mother's life.
By the provisions of the " Annex Decree," also described below, three-quarters of the additional revenue is assigned to the Turkish government, and one-quarter to the Public Debt Administration to swell the sinking-fund.
The temperature is rather remarkable, there being an intermediate cold layer between 25 and 50 fathoms. This is due to the sinking of the cold surface water (which in winter reaches freezing-point) on to the top of the denser more saline water of the greater depths.
In length, is the deepest lake of all (258 ft.), its floor, like those of Windermere and Ullswater, sinking below sea-level.
To discourage the sinking of wells on land immediately adjoining productive territory, it has been usual to drill along the borders of the land as far as practicable, in order to first obtain the oil which might otherwise be raised by others; and on account of the small area often controlled by the operator, the number of wells drilled has frequently been far in excess of the number which might reasonably be sunk.
A municipal civil service commission of three members (holding office for three years) is chosen by the president of the board of education, the president of the city council, and the president of the board of sinking fund commissioners; the pay (if any) of these commissioners is set by each city.
The revenues of the state are classified into four funds; the general revenue fund, the sinking fund, the state common school fund and the university fund.
A special tax is levied for the benefit of the sinking fund - one-tenth of a mill in 1909.
Then, just as it appears to have been sinking into oblivion among the people, the clergy themselves gave it the character of a specific religious festival.
It is clear that, if we start from the condition of full eversion of the tube and watch the process of introversion, we shall find that the pleurecbolic variety is introverted by the apex of the tube sinking inwards; it may be called acrembolic, whilst conversely the acrecbolic tubes are pleurembolic. Further, it is obvious enough that the process either of introversion or of eversion of the tube may be arrested at any point, by the development of fibres connecting the wall of the introverted tube with the wall of the body, or with an axial structure such as the oesophagus; on the other hand, the range of movement of the tubular introvert may be unlimited or complete.
In 1909 the taxable real estate and personal property was valued at $108,663,716, and the city had no floating debt; on the 1st of February 1910, there were 810,706,318 worth of bonds outstanding, and the sinking fund was 82,011,857.
Some prominent Jews fled from Jerusalem - as from a sinking ship - to join him and carried the news to the emperor.