After a slight hesitation the door burst open with a cracking blow.
He looked at the slight Natural with dark hair and eyes who happened to have a doctorate in every type of science he could name.
A slight smile drew up one side of Lishana's mouth, and Kiera felt the urge to smile as well.
His order was calm, the slight accent in his voice foreign.
Then she added, her slight smile fading, "Maybe we can teach him to sing—if he has a reason to."
Anyway, he's not slight of build.
He has alluded to a childish fancy for a young girl with a slight obliquity of vision; but he only mentions it 1 Ouvres, x.
A slight smile played at the corners of his mouth.
"For what have you come hither?" asked the newcomer, turning in Pierre's direction at a slight rustle made by the latter.
"Are the horses ready for the general?" he added, with a slight inclination of his head in reply to Balashev's bow.
Alpatych made a slight movement.
Cynthia introduced her as Mrs. Edith Jones, drawing a slight smile but no offered hand.
Not even a slight breeze stirred the hot air, but the trees seemed to be swaying.
The roof must not be quite flat, for a slight fall is necessary in its upper surface to allow water to drain away into gutters placed at convenient points.
Slight shocks are very frequent, some of them severe enough to cause considerable damage to the buildings.
While I was surveying, the ice, which was sixteen inches thick, undulated under a slight wind like water.
He sees well enough, said Prince Vasili rapidly, in a deep voice and with a slight cough--the voice and cough with which he was wont to dispose of all difficulties.
With a slight inclination of her head, Natasha stepped back quickly to Mavra Kuzminichna, who stood talking compassionately to the officer.
He glanced at her occasionally with a slight smile.
A small rock trickled down, bouncing and skipping before stopping by Dean's shoe—the slight noise was a rumble in the mountain stillness.
The parcel contained a beautiful lavender dress, causing Cynthia to let out a slight gasp.
The two bikers had started down a slight but long downhill, less than a bike length apart, picking up speed as they rolled along.
The sun was warm and he walked with a slight limp but an easy stride, past the shops of the small central section to the west side of the quiet town.
"There are slight flavor variances from person-to-person," he explained.
"Slight oversight," she managed at last.
Over the sill at average water-level, the tidal range at Malta being but slight; and opening into French creek a dry dock of more modern construction, known as No.
In 1896 the grain area was 380,000 acres, a slight diminution having taken place since 1882.
Amritsar district is a nearly level plain, with a very slight slope from east to west.
That these long-haired cats have an ancestry, to some extent at any rate distinct from the ordinary short-haired breeds, is practically certain, and it has been suggested that they are derived from the "manul" cat, or Pallas's cat (Felis manul), of the deserts of central Asia, which is a long-haired and bushy-tailed species with comparatively slight striping.
Consider first how slight a shelter is absolutely necessary.
All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon, with a slight moral tinge to it, a playing with right and wrong, with moral questions; and betting naturally accompanies it.
It should be added that the modern theory of vortex-atoms (Lord Kelvin's) to explain the constitution of matter has but slight analogy with Cartesian doctrine, and finds a parellel, if anywhere, in a modification of that doctrine by Malebranche.
Although entirely naked in summer, these cats developed in winter a slight growth of hair on the back and the ridge of the tail.
Favoured by its proximity to two great waterways and by its two ports, Nisaea on the Saronic and Pegae on the Corinthian Gulf, Megara took a prominent part in the commercial expansion of Greece from the 8th century onwards, and for two hundred years enjoyed prosperity out of proportion to the slight resources of its narrow territory.
At Karasjok, Simpson found a slight decrease in I_ as relative humidity increased, but no certain change in I +.
He passed his time in feasts and pageants, while in a bull the pope denounced him as a criminal, a pagan and a heretic, until, terrified by a slight disturbance on the 15th of December, he abdicated and fled from Rome.
Her added weight, though slight, caused the parking lot gravel to cut even deeper into his aching feet.
More than two hours passed and Gerasim took the liberty of making a slight noise at the door to attract his attention, but Pierre did not hear him.
"And I have known so many cases of a splinter wound" (the Gazette said it was a shell) "either proving fatal at once or being very slight," continued Nicholas.
Natasha asked with a slight smile.
I could always tell if visitors had called in my absence, either by the bended twigs or grass, or the print of their shoes, and generally of what sex or age or quality they were by some slight trace left, as a flower dropped, or a bunch of grass plucked and thrown away, even as far off as the railroad, half a mile distant, or by the lingering odor of a cigar or pipe.
But I was at the same time conscious of a slight insanity in my mood, and seemed to foresee my recovery.