He was afraid and has slipped away from us.
Fingers caressed her hand gently and then slipped over her palm.
Exhaustion left her feeling cold and weak, which was probably why her foot slipped on the edge of a rock.
He slipped the ring on her finger.
In any case, Bordeaux slipped a comforting arm around her shoulders.
As April slipped into May and the last threat of frost passed, she began planting them in the garden.
Then she unbuttoned the first few buttons on his shirt and slipped her arms around his neck.
He dropped the saddle to the ground and slipped a halter over the horses' nose.
She slipped one arm around his neck and returned the kiss, answering his question.
Bordeaux slipped an arm around her waist.
Pulling back the covers on her bed, she slipped between the cool sheets and let exhaustion take its course.
She put a finger to her lips "Sh-h-h" He slipped an arm around her waist as she came up beside him and whispered.
Fortunately, after a week or two, the public grew bored with the subject and it slipped away like a bear in winter.
Martha eventually slipped into a troubled sleep when Cynthia, with Dean by his side, again convinced the child they believed her, and promised to see the young girl's discovery reach daylight.
When Saturday's daylight arrived to David Dean's exhausted eyes, the time had slipped past his usual rising hour and voices and footsteps rattled the old timbers of Bird Song.
Instead, she slipped into bed, and in spite of the early hour, doused the lights and asked that any talk wait until morning.
She accepted his warm hand and welcomed the way it slipped around her waist once she stood.
He was human, and there had been times that he had slipped, but it wasn't because he was thinking only of himself.
Then he slipped quickly under the table and hid himself.
I slipped from my mother's lap and almost ran toward them.
At all events, I slipped down from the bed and nestled close to the fire which had not flickered out.
She evidently felt unable to look at him without laughing, but could not resist looking at him: so to be out of temptation she slipped quietly behind one of the columns.
The ice gave way under one of the foremost soldiers, and one leg slipped into the water.
She slipped eagerly into his arms and their lips met hungrily.
Jonathan slipped under the covers.
The remaining vacation slipped by quickly and life returned to normal.
When she was close enough to the house, she ran to the courtyard and slipped in through the back door.
Without a word, she slipped into his arms and fell into the rhythm of his step.
She felt his breath on the back of her neck and stiffened as one arm slipped around her waist.
She waited for him to get a little way down the path before she slipped from her hiding place and went to the door.
She slipped her arms around his neck and whispered against his lips, "yes."
He drew his left foot out of the stirrup and, lurching with his whole body and puckering his face with the effort, raised it with difficulty onto the saddle, leaned on his knee, groaned, and slipped down into the arms of the Cossacks and adjutants who stood ready to assist him.
While the troops, dividing into two parts when passing around the Kremlin, were thronging the Moskva and the Stone bridges, a great many soldiers, taking advantage of the stoppage and congestion, turned back from the bridges and slipped stealthily and silently past the church of Vasili the Beatified and under the Borovitski gate, back up the hill to the Red Square where some instinct told them they could easily take things not belonging to them.
The porter, listening in perplexity to the unfamiliar Polish accent and not realizing that the interpreter was speaking Russian, did not understand what was being said to him and slipped behind the others.
He slipped in between the officers, came close to Denisov, and said:
Slowly, one little step at a time, it crept up across the rough place where it had slipped and fallen so often.
I was wont to pity the clumsy Irish laborers who cut ice on the pond, in such mean and ragged clothes, while I shivered in my more tidy and somewhat more fashionable garments, till, one bitter cold day, one who had slipped into the water came to my house to warm him, and I saw him strip off three pairs of pants and two pairs of stockings ere he got down to the skin, though they were dirty and ragged enough, it is true, and that he could afford to refuse the extra garments which I offered him, he had so many intra ones.
Then she slipped down among the flowerpots on the other side of the tubs and stood, hanging her head.
Whips cracked, hoofs slipped, traces broke, and lungs were strained with shouting.
Much that they remembered had slipped from her mind, and what she recalled did not arouse the same poetic feeling as they experienced.
He slipped his arms under the cloak that covered her head, embraced her, pressed her to him, and kissed her on the lips that wore a mustache and had a smell of burnt cork.
And the countess, trying to conceal the action from herself and from him, slipped a gold coin into his hand and always returned to the patient with a more tranquil mind.