The needle was smaller than she remembered needles being, and she steadied her breathing before plunging it into his arm.
I am so angry at you, and if you were half an inch smaller, I'd whip your hide, dhjan or not!
By the wall of China-Town a smaller group of people were gathered round a man in a frieze coat who held a paper in his hand.
More gunfire and another smaller explosion went off somewhere else in the house.
I offered to take a smaller share simply to speed things up.
Andre had tipped them off about another, smaller warehouse.
"Yes, really," the smaller woman said in a sharp enough tone to draw Hannah's attention.
"It is not often I find another smaller than I, nishani," he said in a thin voice.
These are large ships, these smaller fighter ships.
She trailed instead, eyes on the much smaller craft hovering near the tree.
She then pushed the three smaller denomination coins across the coffee table toward Fred.
She added, almost in a whisper, That's why I suggested Claire give the smaller denominations to Mr. O'Connor.
Martha, who couldn't have run that fast from her trailer if she did have a decent pair of sneakers—which she didn't—was at the door, pulling a sled upon which was piled a bundle far smaller than any ten-year-old's belongings ought to represent.
The room was smaller than her studio at home, yet Elisabeth felt it was more inspiring, with the coffered ceiling and wainscoting.
I guess the feed bill is considerably smaller, too.
He prepped bandages for her wrist, a bowl and washcloth, and a smaller version of the doc's med-gun, loading it with enough painkiller to knock her out.
Elise was much larger than most women, but she was still smaller than him.
She picked up a handgun-sized laser weapon, set it down, and picked up a smaller one.
Beside the spit were two kettles over smaller fires.
The soldier led them up a set of stairs winding around smaller buildings and into a building apart from the rest.
Follow this path until you reach a stream. Follow the stream towards the smaller moon. I'll catch up with you. Whatever you do, don't leave the stream.
Ivy was the smaller of the two and had jet-black hair.
The level of activity at Norfolk Police Headquarters made Parkside's much smaller operation look like the front porch of an old folk home.
He shrugged off the raincoat and stepped out of the wet trousers, using one of his smaller towels to partially dry off before slipping on pajama bottoms and a long-sleeved shirt.
Dean rubbed and blotted Cynthia Byrne's body briskly with the towel and wrapped her head turban-like in a smaller one.
There was a large backpack, a smaller one, a bagged tent and a rolled-up sleeping bag.
The second, smaller knapsack contained a bulky sweater, rain gear, three sweatbands and a rolled up cap.
White tailed deer, as well as an abundance of smaller wildlife already frequented the ranch, so his North American Safari had its foundation.
There were two smaller kingdoms whose territories overlapped in between.
This room was smaller than her quarters within the city's walls, but she was glad to have a private place to be alone for a few moments.
Hilden led him across the hall to a smaller group of men.
The same is true in the case of a liquid such as water; it can be divided into drops and these again into smaller drops, or into the finest spray the particles of which are too small to be detected by our unaided vision.
The dark-skinned Guardian was covered in tattoos and muscular, smaller than Xander but still a worthy adversary.
Jonathan was playing with the three smaller children, directing them as Alex would.
Whether Dierdirien came to her aid or she resorted to bribing mercenaries and Memon's smaller allies, she needed more blood and time.
Distressed by the damage, he jogged to the central square, where smaller obelisks marking lesser immortal Houses rose out of the ground.
Cynthia explained it away, saying it was about time she moved to a smaller place.
The smaller airport was a welcome relief from the Philadelphia crowds and the large jet was loaded quickly.
It was not unlike the Ocean Shore in Norfolk, only smaller and completely deserted.
Dean didn't ask, "What stuff?" but instead climbed the stairs to the smaller of the two bedrooms, and in less than ten minutes was asleep.
By adopting smaller and smaller elements of motion we only approach a solution of the problem, but never reach it.
It is merely necessary to select some larger or smaller unit as the subject of observation--as criticism has every right to do, seeing that whatever unit history observes must always be arbitrarily selected.