But the nearer he drew to the house the more he felt the impossibility of going to sleep on such a night.
Are you wiping the sleep from your eyes?
Even in sleep he was irresistible.
Karl Ivanich always says that sleep is more important than anything, whispered Princess Mary with a sigh.
The medication they were giving her to clear up the congestion in her lungs was making her sleep a lot, but they thought that was better than having her upset all the time.
I went to sleep last night, almost as soon as my head hit the pillow.
Sleep meant one thing – nightmares.
You'd better sleep in.
She was exhausted but sleep seemed unlikely.
When he was refreshed with food and sleep, he contemplated his journey again.
If I don't sleep for three nights I'll not leave this passage and will hold her back by force and will and not let the family be disgraced, thought she.
"You go to sleep, but I can't," said the first voice, coming nearer to the window.
If you don't get some sleep when you go home, you won't be able to relieve me tonight.
The poor guy probably didn't sleep a wink.
Now go to sleep, and there's an end of it.
Like a somnambulist aroused from her sleep Natasha went out of the room and, returning to her hut, fell sobbing on her bed.
Alex must have told the carpenters to stop working so she could sleep during the day.
Couldn't sleep, so I decided to get up and fix breakfast.
All the activity and lack of sleep was catching up with her and she was exhausted.
Now, with only a few hours sleep, he was walking while she rode.
"You see, my fwiend," he said, "we sleep when we don't love.
On being relieved from picket duty Rostov had managed to get a few hours' sleep before morning and felt cheerful, bold, and resolute, with elasticity of movement, faith in his good fortune, and generally in that state of mind which makes everything seem possible, pleasant, and easy.
"Well, let her sleep," said Marya Dmitrievna as she went out of the room supposing Natasha to be asleep.
All that night she did not sleep or weep and did not speak to Sonya who got up and went to her several times.
She, seeing herself surrounded by such brilliant and polite young men, beamed with satisfaction, try as she might to hide it, and perturbed as she evidently was each time her husband moved in his sleep behind her.
When he had gone, taking his wife with him, and had settled down with her in their covered cart, the officers lay down in the tavern, covering themselves with their wet cloaks, but they did not sleep for a long time; now they exchanged remarks, recalling the doctor's uneasiness and his wife's delight, now they ran out into the porch and reported what was taking place in the covered trap.
He wished to sleep, but he knew he would not be able to and that most depressing thoughts came to him in bed.
Try to sleep... please!
Here and now for the first time he fully appreciated the enjoyment of eating when he wanted to eat, drinking when he wanted to drink, sleeping when he wanted to sleep, of warmth when he was cold, of talking to a fellow man when he wished to talk and to hear a human voice.
Kutuzov like all old people did not sleep much at night.
"No, Mamma, he doesn't want to sleep," said little Natasha with conviction.
Carmen fed her a light lunch and she lay down to sleep for a while.
Destiny woke several times during the night, but went back to sleep when she saw Carmen was there.
It was much easier to sleep with his protective arm around her waist.
It seemed that she had barely dropped off to sleep, before someone was pounding on her door.
After a nice warm bath and a night's sleep, she stopped in the hotel restaurant to eat breakfast.
You're not going to sleep a wink tonight.
I think I'll sleep in tomorrow, so don't bother to get up early.
Was it possible for him to sleep through this weather?
Howie asked, adding, "Did I sleep with you?"
"You have to ingest that stuff; not just sleep in a room where they're potted," he complained.
I'm sorry if the lab caused problems, but no one has to sleep there again, at least with Quinn's gizmos operating.
But it is a long time since I have had any sleep, and I'm tired.
He's one of those country fellows who can sleep in the haymow and eat with the horses.
I told her that the book wasn't afraid, and must sleep in its case, and that "girl" mustn't read in bed.
After a night's sleep the news is as indispensable as the breakfast.
Fearing that they would be light-headed for want of food and also sleep, owing to "the savages' barbarous singing, (for they use to sing themselves asleep,)" and that they might get home while they had strength to travel, they departed.
It is the same whether a man eat, or drink, or cohabit, or sleep sensually.
When he got home he could not sleep for a long time for thinking of what had happened.
When the little princess had grown accustomed to life at Bald Hills, she took a special fancy to Mademoiselle Bourienne, spent whole days with her, asked her to sleep in her room, and often talked with her about the old prince and criticized him.
She rang for her maid and asked her to sleep in her room.
The old prince did not sleep either.
At last he saw him: the rosy boy had tossed about till he lay across the bed with his head lower than the pillow, and was smacking his lips in his sleep and breathing evenly.
The child moved slightly in his sleep, smiled, and rubbed his forehead against the pillow.
I go to bed after two in the morning, thoughts come and I can't sleep but toss about till dawn, because I think and can't help thinking, just as he can't help plowing and mowing; if he didn't, he would go to the drink shop or fall ill.
I'd sleep a bit and then again go and kiss the relics, and there was such peace all around, such blessedness, that one don't want to come out, even into the light of heaven again.
But either from fatigue or want of sleep he was ill-disposed for work and could get nothing done.
When Theodosia had gone to sleep Princess Mary thought about this for a long time, and at last made up her mind that, strange as it might seem, she must go on a pilgrimage.
After reaching home Natasha did not sleep all night.
She could not eat or sleep, grew visibly thinner, coughed, and, as the doctors made them feel, was in danger.
She could not sleep and several times went to the door and listened, wishing to enter but not deciding to do so.
"No, I did not sleep," said Princess Mary, shaking her head.
Before a battle one must have one's sleep out, repeated Prince Andrew.
He was so much interested in that task that he was unable to sleep, and in spite of his cold which had grown worse from the dampness of the evening, he went into the large division of the tent at three o'clock in the morning, loudly blowing his nose.
The one thing he now desired with his whole soul was to get away quickly from the terrible sensations amid which he had lived that day and return to ordinary conditions of life and sleep quietly in a room in his own bed.
The countess did not sleep at night, or when she did fall asleep dreamed that she saw her sons lying dead.
"Oh, what sleep-?" said the countess, waking up just as she was dropping into a doze.
When, awakened from his sleep, he received that cold, peremptory note from Kutuzov, he felt the more irritated the more he felt himself to blame.
Madame Schoss and the two girls were to sleep on some hay on the floor.
And compared to the duration of life it did not seem to him slower than an awakening from sleep compared to the duration of a dream.
"But... no," said Petya, "I don't want to sleep yet.
"Well, you should get some sleep now," said the Cossack.
I don't want to sleep, Mary, sit by me a little.
No, Natasha and I sometimes don't go to sleep till after two, so please don't go.
I say: 'Papa wants to sleep!' but she says, 'No, he's laughing.'
She had to eat, sleep, think, speak, weep, work, give vent to her anger, and so on, merely because she had a stomach, a brain, muscles, nerves, and a liver.
"I couldn't sleep," she said.
She had been lying around all day catching up on her sleep while Carmen worked on her bedroom.
Sleep seemed unlikely, but it must have happened shortly after her head hit the pillow.
Did you sleep alright?
Once she asked for daddy, but went back to sleep when Carmen told her he was asleep.
They said she'd be sleepy because of the medicine, so I'll try to sleep while she is asleep.
Where did you plan to sleep tonight?
There was no point in telling him she had intended to sleep in the car.
I can't sleep well here.
That night, for the first time in more than a week, she tossed and turned in the bed, her sleep interrupted by memories of her family.
At some point, the tears stopped and sleep began.
Exhaustion forced her to sleep through the night.
She watched his retreating back and knew there would be little sleep for her tonight.
In spite of the situation, sleep claimed her eventually.
I'll show you where you will sleep while Cynthia gets supper on the table.
You said you didn't want to sleep with me again and I respect your decision.
I'll never get to sleep worrying about him.
Once I slept, it was the sleep of the dead and I didn't awaken until Betsy jabbed me.
"Did you two get a good night's sleep," Martha asked as she poured me a cup.
"If they got any sleep," Quinn quipped as he poured pancake batter into the sizzling pan.
I feel terrible making him sleep in the lab room, but really, Quinn's equipment hardly makes a sound.
I'd love to sleep there.
Did I sleep in that room when I visited?
I work as well as I sleep, he added, with a laugh.
"I wonder if these people never sleep," said the girl.
The little man, having had a good sleep, felt rested and refreshed, and looking through the glass partition of the room he saw Zeb sitting up on his bench and yawning.
Belle, our dog, my other companion, was old and lazy and liked to sleep by the open fire rather than to romp with me.
Mr. Jefferson let me touch his face so that I could imagine how he looked on waking from that strange sleep of twenty years, and he showed me how poor old Rip staggered to his feet.
I do believe I sleep on books every night!
When a psychologist asked her if Miss Keller spelled on her fingers in her sleep, Miss Sullivan replied that she did not think it worth while to sit up and watch, such matters were of so little consequence.
Helen noticed that the puppies' eyes were closed, and she said, "Eyes--shut. Sleep--no," meaning, "The eyes are shut, but the puppies are not asleep."
But her appetite, which left her a few weeks ago, has returned, and her sleep seems more quiet and natural.
I put my little babies to sleep in Florence's little bed, and I take them to ride in her carriage.
They strut about on the stage of the play like they were very famous actors.
At last sleep surprised me, and when Miss Sullivan returned she found me wrapped in a blanket by the hearth.
And when they run over a man that is walking in his sleep, a supernumerary sleeper in the wrong position, and wake him up, they suddenly stop the cars, and make a hue and cry about it, as if this were an exception.
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.
We finally retreated without doing any mischief--returned to sleep and "Gondibert."
I don't sleep at night.
If at first the members of the council thought that Kutuzov was pretending to sleep, the sounds his nose emitted during the reading that followed proved that the commander-in-chief at that moment was absorbed by a far more serious matter than a desire to show his contempt for the dispositions or anything else--he was engaged in satisfying the irresistible human need for sleep.
I won't, I can't sleep, what's the use?
"No, gentlemen, you have had your sleep, but I have not slept for two nights," replied the doctor, and he sat down morosely beside his wife, waiting for the game to end.
He did not sleep long and suddenly awoke with a start and in a cold perspiration.
She did not sleep and did not leave her mother.
I thought you needed to sleep longer because you were working so hard getting ready.
"Have you had any sleep?" he asked.
Sleep came without definition, as did the dream.
Sleep came slowly, but waking up was instant.
The undulating swing of the coach finally rocked them to sleep, though.
I volunteer to sleep there tonight, if the love of my life is willing to come along.
He smiled, and went and lay down to sleep beside his companions.
I was so excited that I couldn't sleep, so I got up and dressed.
Changing into her night gown, she decided to sleep on the love seat.
It was much easier to sleep with his protective arm around her waist.
She sat up, rubbing the sleep from her eyes.
She wasn't going to be able to sleep any more.
All people need rest, even if they are made of wood, and as there is no night here they select a certain time of the day in which to sleep or doze.
Sleep was not her friend during the day.