Don't just stand there.
As the man took her arm to help her stand, his haggard face appeared in yet another vision.
"Thanks," Yully murmured, amused to see the tiny woman stand up to someone Jule's size.
She was right, of course, but having mama stand there watching her suffer was just as upsetting for Destiny.
That's a nice thought, but the rest of us aren't willing to let it stand that way.
But I am sure that it is my duty to stand at my post as long as I live.
Houses are set on fire in your presence and you stand by!
They advanced the few hundred paces that separated the bridge from the Kaluga road, taking more than an hour to do so, and came out upon the square where the streets of the Transmoskva ward and the Kaluga road converge, and the prisoners jammed close together had to stand for some hours at that crossway.
She watched him head for the barn and wondered how he could stand being out in the cold all day.
Actually, it could stand a good washing and a paint job, but surely he didn't expect her to do that.
Bad as the situation was, she still couldn't stand the thought of leaving the ranch.
Nothing was said until we settled on a bench near the circular band stand, beneath the obligatory memorial statue.
I stepped away as he conversed with his eastern counterpart but I was too hyper to stand idly by, doing nothing.
The next, I can't stand daylight and Damian is beating down my door.
Before she started to drift into an in-between place, she saw Darian stand and look around, awake for the first time in thousands of years.
As if sensing she'd noticed, he straightened and moved away, breaking contact to stand a few feet away.
She feared seeing them happy again, knowing she really was nothing more than a disposable stand-in until they were able to be together again.
She couldn't stand the thought of seeing Selyn hurt, as much because of everything the girl had been through as the thought of hurting Darkyn.
"Can you stand on your own here?" he asked, as Lydia remained pressed against him.
After a few words of greeting, each candidate was directed to stand on either side of the raised platform.
Lydia Larkin was bent over at the waist, hardly able to stand, clutching her mid-section.
When only a child he liked to stand by the river and see the ships sailing past.
That said, the suggestions of the twenty-five-year sales veteran wouldn't stand a chance against Amazon.
Of course, I stand to be corrected on many of the specifics.
Me ordering a second helping of corn on the cob while dining at the Black Eyed Pea also increases demand for corn, but for doing so, I shouldn't stand trial for murder.
But not only was it impossible to make out what was happening from where he was standing down below, or from the knoll above on which some of his generals had taken their stand, but even from the fleches themselves--in which by this time there were now Russian and now French soldiers, alternately or together, dead, wounded, alive, frightened, or maddened-- even at those fleches themselves it was impossible to make out what was taking place.
He unexpectedly felt himself ridiculous, weak, and alone, with no ground to stand on.
Dolokhov was a long time mounting his horse which would not stand still, then he rode out of the yard at a footpace.
The French were making a stand there behind a wattle fence in a garden thickly overgrown with bushes and were firing at the Cossacks who crowded at the gateway.
They understood that the saddles and Junot's spoon might be of some use, but that cold and hungry soldiers should have to stand and guard equally cold and hungry Russians who froze and lagged behind on the road (in which case the order was to shoot them) was not merely incomprehensible but revolting.
And Terenty would begin talking of the destruction of Moscow, and of the old count, and would stand for a long time holding the clothes and talking, or sometimes listening to Pierre's stories, and then would go out into the hall with a pleasant sense of intimacy with his master and affection for him.
He alone of all the Russians has disgraced the Russian name, he has caused Moscow to perish, said Rostopchin in a sharp, even voice, but suddenly he glanced down at Vereshchagin who continued to stand in the same submissive attitude.
Life did not stand still and it was necessary to live.
"Come, Anna Makarovna," Pierre's voice was heard saying, "come here into the middle of the room and at the word of command, 'One, two,' and when I say 'three'... You stand here, and you in my arms--well now!
Whatever happens and whoever may stand at the head of affairs, the theory can always say that such and such a person took the lead because the collective will was transferred to him.
Today you may stand up before the school and read what you have written about the turnip.
He must stand there until he sees some one else whisper.
First, Tommy Jones whispered to Billy Brown and was at once called out to stand on the floor.
He took his stand on the forward deck, while the robber sailors stood in a half circle before him, anxious to listen to his song.
I see how human ingenuity and new technologies have eliminated previously insoluble problems once we stand back and let free markets do what they do best: direct the allocation of capital to find a solution.
George Armstrong Custer, of "Custer's Last Stand" fame, became a major general at twenty-four.
But maybe as a civilization, we have to talk out loud to figure out where we stand, to make progress.