His plate seemed to him not quite clean, and pointing to a spot he flung it away.
She wanted to ask him why he chose this spot but was afraid to.
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.
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.
His eyes searched toward the spot where he'd last seen the white vehicle speeding downward.
Even more disconcerting, while Dean knew a small number of those present, he didn't spot a one of Fred's supportive cronies.
Carmen stared at the spot, her heart going out to it as if Alex still lay there.
At a certain season of our life we are accustomed to consider every spot as the possible site of a house.
A great grease-spot, redolent of manures and buttermilk!
"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.
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.
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.
Gabriel disappeared, and Rhyn gazed at the spot where he.d been.
"Come in," Kris ordered from his spot at the conference table.
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.
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.
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.