She climbed the stairs and entered their room.
"Suppose the stairs get steeper?" suggested Zeb, doubtfully.
By the time she reached the top of the stairs, tiny flecks of light were dancing across her vision.
He turned toward the basement stairs and we all followed.
Her alarm growing, she crossed her arms and climbed the stairs to the kitchen area.
She hesitated at the head of the stairs, tormented by the knowledge her father was incapable of mercy towards his daughter, let alone a stranger.
Damian waved to show he'd heard and then took the stairs two at a time to his room.
Jake obeyed and darted to the bottom of the stairs, pacing.
She trailed him up the stairs, taking in every inch of his perfectly round butt to his slender hips and thick back.
Maria was already on the stairs, dust rag and mop in hand.
At the foot of the stairs was a sign reading:
"You did not get my letter?" he asked, and not waiting for a reply-- which he would not have received, for the princess was unable to speak-- he turned back, rapidly mounted the stairs again with the doctor who had entered the hall after him (they had met at the last post station), and again embraced his sister.
As Betsy and I climbed the stairs to the lab room, Howie laughed nervously.
She opened the stairwell door and hurried down the stairs two floors then darted into a hallway to the elevator.
Puzzled, she started to respond when someone rushed down the stairs by her.
He opened his eyes and trotted silently up the stairs, rolling his shoulders back in preparation for a fight with the Other.
He sensed the creature ascend the stairs and chose a room at random, shoving it open with his hip.
She fled up the stairs and down the hallways she'd memorized on her trip to the library.
We all climbed the stairs as Quinn greeted us.
There was a small room beneath the stairs on the main floor, rented in the past but occupied by Martha since her January arrival.
So they began to ascend the stairs, Dorothy and the Wizard first, Jim next, drawing the buggy, and then Zeb to watch that nothing happened to the harness.
The group of these queer creatures which was discovered clustered near the stairs at first remained staring and motionless, glaring with evil eyes at the intruders who had so suddenly appeared in their land.
Felipa left Carmen at the foot of the stairs, striding off without another word.
As she glanced up, Morino and Alex started down the stairs, the tall lanky foreman taking two at a time.
The wooden banisters were polished to a high finish, and the hardwood stairs were covered on the walkway with more carpet.
Following Señor Medena up the stairs, she ran her hand along the smooth wood, enjoying the cool silky soft feel of it.
He paused at the foot of the stairs and gazed down at her.
He climbed the stairs to his office while she called Katie.
Darting down the stairs, she ran to the stage office, arriving as the driver was preparing to climb into the seat.
The stairs groaned as she climbed and the door squealed as she opened it.
He's napping in our room at the top of the stairs When I didn't comment, he continued.
I reluctantly descended the stairs, smiling but unsure what to say.
Martha was already on the stairs when I returned to the room.
We traipsed up the stairs to the living room, a parade of zombies, each as stunned and speechless as the others.
Without a word, Howie crossed to the basement stairs, with Quinn close behind.
She shouted out the address as we climbed down the stairs and joined the others below.
It took fifty minutes before the door burst open and Howie dashed out and up the stairs with Martha close on his heels.
The assailant pushed a rag against the sleeping girl's nose and mouth and quietly, but with surprising speed, was down the stairs and out the front door in the matter of seconds.
The four trudged down stairs with Betsy bringing up the rear.
It rang a dozen or so times before I half-fell down the stairs and located it.
I followed about twenty lost souls up a rickety flight of stairs to a brightly lighted room, smelling of flowers and candles.
He trotted up the stairs to the second floor of the house and walked into the bathroom, eager for his first hot shower in days.
Embarrassed by her words and the tears streaming down her face, she ran past him and up the stairs leading to the second floor, issuing a cry of frustration when she realized she didn't know which of the three wings led to her room.
She trailed him down the stairs, eyes on the guests milling in the courtyard beyond the opened double doors.
Damian trotted from the stairs toward the courtyard and paused, looking at her curiously.
Shadows chased her up the stairs and flew down the halls, coating the floors and walls in shallow, black fog.
Sofia only half-listened as she led them down the stairs, anxious to get back to Damian and the place that had become her home.
She flew down the stairs and through the teeming hallways.
"You never used to tell me no, either!" she snapped and rose, marching towards the stairs to the second floor.
"You forget that stairs are unnecessary," observed the Wizard.
Here one side of the mountain had a great hole in it, like the mouth of a cavern, and the stairs stopped at the near edge of the floor and commenced ascending again at the opposite edge.
"Suppose we escape down the stairs, too," suggested the boy.
On the stairs he met a Russian army doctor smoking a cigar.
The gentlemen of the Emperor's suite ran down the stairs and went to their horses.
She understood all that awaited her only when, after stepping over the red baize at the entrance, she entered the hall, took off her fur cloak, and, beside Sonya and in front of her mother, mounted the brightly illuminated stairs between the flowers.
He went up the stairs, puffing and muttering something.
He went along the whole length of this passage to the stairs and, frowning and rubbing his forehead with both hands, went down as far as the first landing.
With her bed made, she crept down the stairs and across the family room floor.
After shaking the dice again, for turns in the single bathroom, we climbed the stairs to our rooms.
Her phone vibrated as she trotted down the stairs, and she glanced down, smiling to see he'd texted.
Running up the stairs to the main floor, she wanted nothing more than to return to the safety of her room.
As she crept up the stairs of the wine cellar to the kitchen, she couldn't help feeling troubled at leaving the man in the basement.
He led her down the stairs into a basement that looked more like a dungeon.
"Ikir, boss," Rainy greeted them as he trotted down the stairs, dressed in jeans and nothing else.
"I thought he was off with Mrs. Worthington," Cynthia said as Dean started up the stairs to fill in his stepfather on their afternoon plans.
Dean climbed the stairs to the old man's room.
While sleep was only partially suspended and Dean's fantasy returned, morning brought the news that the noise had been real—Pumpkin Green had left in the night, bumping his shopping cart down the stairs to a clandestine exit.
As the group passed the stairs, Ginger Dawkins was coming down.
There were no stairs in their houses, because they did not need them, but on a level surface they generally walked just as we do.
"They look like doorways," said Dorothy; "only there are no stairs to get to them."
At such times they were all glad to wait for him, for continually climbing up stairs is sure to make one's legs ache.
Reaching the large house near the Horse Guards' barracks, in which Anatole lived, Pierre entered the lighted porch, ascended the stairs, and went in at the open door.
Hardly had Rostov handed him the letter and finished explaining Denisov's case, when hasty steps and the jingling of spurs were heard on the stairs, and the general, leaving him, went to the porch.
Fred O'Connor plodded down the stairs carrying a wrapped present and set it by her chair.
A footman conducted Boris down one flight of stairs and up another, to Pierre's rooms.
Halfway up the stairs they were almost knocked over by some men who, carrying pails, came running downstairs, their boots clattering.
Climbing the unfinished stairs she opened the door to the new room and looked around.
He climbed the stairs to Joseph's third-floor room.
The stairs had become narrower and Zeb and the Wizard often had to help Jim pull the buggy from one step to another, or keep it from jamming against the rocky walls.
She wasn't dressed in skin-tight workout clothes like Claire, who joined Damian as he trotted down the stairs for their daily sparring session.
He came up the stairs and embraced his sister.
She jerked her hand free and darted past the wide-eyed Claudette - up the stairs and into the safety of her room.
He whipped out his phone and trotted down the stairs, typing a response to one of the many texts he'd received.
At the end of the hall, a steep set of stairs led to the attic.
We descended the basement stairs leaving Quinn alone in the kitchen.