"He's sleeping in late," Martha said.
From the room in which Nicholas was sleeping came the sound of his even breathing, every slightest tone of which was familiar to his wife.
From reading he passed to sleeping, from sleeping to gossip in drawing rooms of the club, from gossip to carousals and women; from carousals back to gossip, reading, and wine.
My rabbits are sleeping, too; and very soon I shall go to bed.
I had trouble sleeping on the sofa because I kept thinking about my vision from earlier.
Everyone was tired so after perfunctory greetings over a single glass of wine for those of us drinking, we retreated to our sleeping quarters.
We learned later, at first the police were suspicious of the parents as they couldn't believe someone could enter a small house with sleeping adults and two boys in an adjoining room, and not be heard.
A deeper ache, as if she had the flu and every muscle in her body was on fire, was made worse by sleeping on the cold floor.
"He's sleeping," she said at last.
The three largest quarters were located on the third floor, all presently booked by the two Dawkins brothers and wives, one pair of whom was not sleeping with his mate.
He alone did not obey the law of immutability in the enchanted, sleeping castle.
Martha turned to sleeping arrangements.
You were two points from sleeping alone big guy.
Howie was unable to remain sleeping long enough for any success on his last attempt.
Once inside, he found the child sleeping alone in her room; a little princess, he called her.
The assailant pushed a rag against the sleeping girl's nose and mouth and quietly, but with surprising speed, was down the stairs and out the front door in the matter of seconds.
Baby Claire was often in evidence in our work place, sleeping on mother's arm or in her file cabinet remodeled crib, or supping on Martha's breast.
No. She's sleeping but I'm sure she'd be willing to hear what's troubling you.
So when Betsy arrived ten minutes later, there was room for sleeping without utilizing the living room sofa.
I'm a woman; I have the prerogative to change my mind, especially after sleeping on it.
I told her Julie was sleeping after a distressing funeral service.
If I hadn't taken time to apply my sleeping solution to the rag, I'd have been in the process of taking them just as that police car with its flashing lights came rolling up!
I have extra because it's a warm night and lots of my regulars like sleeping in the park.
I lifted the sleeping child to my arms, and holding a concealed knife against her body, told the frightened woman to follow me, in silence.
While the last words, "sleeping, just sleeping," said prior to the interruption by Grasso seemed to denote failure, the earlier recorded observations suggest otherwise.
There followed the infamous final words, "Sleeping, just sleeping."
The lackey picked her up and carted her to the garage, which served as a makeshift barracks filled with cots and sleeping men.
Sleeping with her made him feel … guilty, like he was betraying his brother's memory.
"I'm not sleeping with her, Sofia," he said and sliced his wrist.
One couple is sleeping apart, so I suppose Ginger and Joseph are already estranged.
Joseph's never forgiven me for not sleeping with him after our high school junior prom.
The only thing that made Princess Mary anxious about him was that he slept very little and, instead of sleeping in his study as usual, changed his sleeping place every day.
With her bare feet she touched a sleeping man, stepped over him, and opened the door into the part of the hut where Prince Andrew lay.
This little dog lived in their shed, sleeping beside Karataev at night; it sometimes made excursions into the town but always returned again.
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.
And then I am used to not sleeping before a battle.
For three weeks Natasha remained constantly at her mother's side, sleeping on a lounge chair in her room, making her eat and drink, and talking to her incessantly because the mere sound of her tender, caressing tones soothed her mother.
I guarded both doll and cradle with the most jealous care; but once I discovered my little sister sleeping peacefully in the cradle.
When we are sleeping quietly in our beds, they are watching the beautiful sky through the telescope.
After awhile he went nearer, and looking closely at the buds, found that they were folded up, leaf over leaf, as eyelids are folded over sleeping eyes, so that Birdie thought they must be asleep.
"Sonya?" she thought, glancing at that curled-up, sleeping little kitten with her enormous plait of hair.
As she read she glanced at the sleeping Natasha, trying to find in her face an explanation of what she was reading, but did not find it.