It was an unlikely spot for water.
It was a green tin, with a red spot on it.
Darian was the first to spot them.
Dean could see a spot of blood appear.
Two blocks away we found a dark spot that catered to happy hour regulars.
His plate seemed to him not quite clean, and pointing to a spot he flung it away.
It was a sobering reminder that a bear had been on this spot – possibly only minutes earlier.
Rostov, having finally settled with "Uncle" where they should set on the hounds, and having shown Natasha where she was to stand--a spot where nothing could possibly run out--went round above the ravine.
He lifted his chin in greeting from his spot at the table.
For more than ten seconds he stood not moving from the spot or realizing the situation.
By the time they reached the spot, the deer had vanished in the trees.
She wanted to ask him why he chose this spot but was afraid to.
His eyes searched toward the spot where he'd last seen the white vehicle speeding downward.
Carmen stared at the spot, her heart going out to it as if Alex still lay there.
A great grease-spot, redolent of manures and buttermilk!
Perhaps the red spot was a fire, or it might be the eye of an enormous monster.
At another spot he noticed a Russian soldier laughingly patting a Frenchman on the shoulder, saying something to him in a friendly manner, and Kutuzov with the same expression on his face again swayed his head.
The handsome young soldier who had brought the wood, setting his arms akimbo, began stamping his cold feet rapidly and deftly on the spot where he stood.
"Again!" she commanded, pointing with a peremptory gesture to the spot where Nicholas had placed the kiss.
She scanned the room, but didn't spot him.
Cassie had to smile when Bordeaux positioned himself in a spot less than ten feet from her and pretended to settle down for the night.
It always hits the spot for me on cold days.
We not only lacked an exact time, but the in the turmoil of Martha's delivery, Betsy didn't spot the announcement in her usual timely manner.
Hospitals clean up real well and we weren't exactly Johnnie-on-the-spot getting there.
Dean looked around the crowd but couldn't spot her.
Even more disconcerting, while Dean knew a small number of those present, he didn't spot a one of Fred's supportive cronies.
She glanced up to find him staring at the spot on the floor.
"Missed a spot," he said, looking pointedly at the tattoo around her neck.
She struggled into a sitting position, her neck achy from her spot sleeping on the floor before the fire.
The Immortal rubbed the injection spot with a grimace, stretched, and climbed inside the ring in the lowermost basement in the castle.
At a certain season of our life we are accustomed to consider every spot as the possible site of a house.
I am not aware that any man has ever built on the spot which I occupy.
"I expect it's snow... that spot... a spot--une tache," he thought.
He glided silently on one foot half across the room, and seeming not to notice the chairs was dashing straight at them, when suddenly, clinking his spurs and spreading out his legs, he stopped short on his heels, stood so a second, stamped on the spot clanking his spurs, whirled rapidly round, and, striking his left heel against his right, flew round again in a circle.
The old count's horse, a sorrel gelding called Viflyanka, was led by the groom in attendance on him, while the count himself was to drive in a small trap straight to a spot reserved for him.
At the same instant, with a cry like a wail, first one hound, then another, and then another, sprang helter-skelter from the wood opposite and the whole pack rushed across the field toward the very spot where the wolf had disappeared.
Several of the field galloped to the spot where the fight was going on.
Nicholas, not stopping to talk to the man, asked his sister and Petya to wait for him and rode to the spot where the enemy's, Ilagin's, hunting party was.
"Uncle" continued to play correctly, carefully, with energetic firmness, looking with a changed and inspired expression at the spot where Anisya Fedorovna had just stood.
A child knocks itself and runs at once to the arms of its mother or nurse to have the aching spot rubbed or kissed, and it feels better when this is done.
Behind the priest and a chanter stood the notabilities on a spot reserved for them.
He did not know that it would become more memorable to him than any other spot on the plain of Borodino.
Having sat still for a while he touched--himself not knowing why--the thick spot of paint representing the highest light in the portrait, rose, and recalled de Beausset and the officer on duty.
In the disposition it is said first that the batteries placed on the spot chosen by Napoleon, with the guns of Pernetti and Fouche; which were to come in line with them, 102 guns in all, were to open fire and shower shells on the Russian fleches and redoubts.
It was the same panorama he had admired from that spot the day before, but now the whole place was full of troops and covered by smoke clouds from the guns, and the slanting rays of the bright sun, rising slightly to the left behind Pierre, cast upon it through the clear morning air penetrating streaks of rosy, golden-tinted light and long dark shadows.
Pierre ran after him, avoiding the spot where the young officer was sitting.
Without moving from that spot or firing a single shot the regiment here lost another third of its men.
The young man in his clattering chains stepped clumsily to the spot indicated, holding away with one finger the coat collar which chafed his neck, turned his long neck twice this way and that, sighed, and submissively folded before him his thin hands, unused to work.
Only among the back rows of the people, who were all pressing toward the one spot, could sighs, groans, and the shuffling of feet be heard.
A strange feeling of weakness tied him to the spot; he wished to get up and go away, but could not do so.
Pierre, accompanied by the maid, was advancing to the spot where the general stood, but the French soldiers stopped him.
And a minute or two later the Frenchman, a black-eyed fellow with a spot on his cheek, in shirt sleeves, really did jump out of a window on the ground floor, and clapping Pierre on the shoulder ran with him into the garden.
We must be human, we are all mortal you know! and the Frenchman with the spot on his cheek ran back to his comrades.
This one, a young soldier, his face deadly pale, his shako pushed back, and his musket resting on the ground, still stood near the pit at the spot from which he had fired.
Fifteen hundred prisoners and thirty-eight guns were taken on the spot, besides standards and (what seemed most important to the Cossacks) horses, saddles, horsecloths, and the like.
From the spot where the peasant was standing they could see the French.
"They'll cweep up to the garden; you'll wide up fwom there with the Cossacks"--he pointed to a spot in the forest beyond the village--"and I with my hussars fwom here.
At one spot he stopped and listened.
Giddon went back into the building and Lisa made her way through the darkening woods to the spot in the drive where she had entered.
He's handsome, mysterious and fills an empty spot... but love?
After leaving the town, we drove around the surrounding countryside in hopes Howie my spot one of the scenes of his other visions.
Talk about being put on the spot; my beloved set me up in spades.
Say you're a world class swimmer and spot a drowning man.
There's a good chance they'll spot him.
When they arrived, they recognized the spot immediately, not only from Martha's description but also from the disruptive markings, apparently caused by Fitzgerald when he recovered the bones.
Dean was hoping to find it or at least telltale signs that a body had decomposed on this spot, but no such evidence was apparent.
Dean then brought Lydia Larkin into the picture by telling Jake Weller how she had radioed Fitzgerald with the two Denver investigators in her car, making the call from the spot where he claimed she'd be out of reception.
"Ouch!" she said, drawing her hand back to examine the red spot created by the pinch.
She understood why he liked the spot; the scent of honeysuckle and herbs was thick in the air, the manicured gardens pleasant to look at and the awning providing the right amount of cool shade from the midmorning Georgia sun.
Calmed by the reminder, she left her spot in front of the window.
Wordlessly, he pointed to a spot on the floor before him.
Without looking at her, Rhyn pointed to the spot beside him.
His gaze lifted, and he recalled vividly the last time he.d seen his parents in this very spot, when they were cut down by bloodthirsty demons during the only period in Immortal history when demons attacked humans.
"Come in," Kris ordered from his spot at the conference table.
Gabriel disappeared, and Rhyn gazed at the spot where he.d been.
These are easy to spot: They rely on huge conceptual leaps without a framework to support them.
You only need sit still long enough in some attractive spot in the woods that all its inhabitants may exhibit themselves to you by turns.
It chanced that I walked that way across the fields the following night, about the same hour, and hearing a low moaning at this spot, I drew near in the dark, and discovered the only survivor of the family that I know, the heir of both its virtues and its vices, who alone was interested in this burning, lying on his stomach and looking over the cellar wall at the still smouldering cinders beneath, muttering to himself, as is his wont.
Fifty imperials... that I will drink a whole bottle of rum without taking it from my mouth, sitting outside the window on this spot" (he stooped and pointed to the sloping ledge outside the window) "and without holding on to anything.
Prince Andrew went up and kissed his father on the spot indicated to him.
The gun rang out with a deafening metallic roar, and a whistling grenade flew above the heads of our troops below the hill and fell far short of the enemy, a little smoke showing the spot where it burst.
Look at me, cried Denisov who, unable to keep still on one spot, kept turning his horse in front of the squadron.
Then from that spot came the sound of a horn, with the signal agreed on in case of a fight.
"It is a very suitable spot," said the esaul.
She rubbed a sore spot in her lower back.
The local folks call this spot the writing on the rock.
She carried a chair to a spot that wouldn't be visible on a course from the path to the door, and sat down.
She tucked the spot into her jeans, trying not to expose her tears.
She examined a rough spot on her thumbnail.
She glanced at the spot where Bordeaux had slept, but he was gone.
You don't have a spot of dust anywhere in your house or car and your name's Dusty.
"If they could find me, they would've by now, just like you'll never be able to retrace her steps back to this spot once you leave," her father said, his voice rising.
He lifted her and carried her to her bedroom, finding a spot on the bed that had avoided being shredded or covered with junk from her dressers.
She flattened her palm against the spot over his heart.
Though the demon lord didn't move from his spot, she was afraid of causing any sort of confrontation between them.
She trotted to the spot she'd identified from the tree as being where the currents appeared to originate from.
The dog sniffed around and stopped at a large blood spot on the floor.
It'd be hard to spot the shape-shifter demon posing as Logan with his face shredded.
That's what the man, Gabriel, had been doing in this spot last night.
Once I lived on top the earth, but for many years I have had my factory in this spot--half way up Pyramid Mountain.
He walked up and down the river bank, leading his horse behind him; but he kept his eyes turned always toward the dim, dark spot which he knew was the old North Church.
The story of the brave men who had fought on the spot where we stood excited me greatly.
This looks like a good spot to eat lunch.
He gripped his forearm in the same spot he'd told her Jonny had been bitten but shook his head.
He remained in the same spot until she returned.
Such an unlikely spot for a home site, and yet, the remains of a chimney gave indisputable proof that one had existed at some point.