Yancey was standing in the door watching.
She remained standing and began to pace about the room.
I was standing there!
A hand touched her arm and she turned to find Nick standing there.
Cade was standing in the doorway, coffee mug in hand.
The officer, Timokhin, with his red little nose, standing on the dam wiping himself with a towel, felt confused at seeing the prince, but made up his mind to address him nevertheless.
Dusty braced himself and turned to face the grandfatherly figure with a smile and emerald eyes standing in the corner.
Eureka quickly followed him, and soon they were all standing together upon the platform, with eight of the much prized wooden wings beside them.
William Gilpin, who is so admirable in all that relates to landscapes, and usually so correct, standing at the head of Loch Fyne, in Scotland, which he describes as "a bay of salt water, sixty or seventy fathoms deep, four miles in breadth," and about fifty miles long, surrounded by mountains, observes, "If we could have seen it immediately after the diluvian crash, or whatever convulsion of nature occasioned it, before the waters gushed in, what a horrid chasm must it have appeared!
Alpatych went up to a large crowd standing before a high barn which was blazing briskly.
He wanted to see me, and I was standing close by, outside the door.
Two hours later the carts were standing in the courtyard of the Bogucharovo house.
He's coming! shouted a Cossack standing at the gate.
Gerald and Felipa were standing beside the door talking to each other.
Carmen followed her gaze and was surprised to find Señor Medena standing in the doorway.
He started the car and they drove off, leaving Connie standing there on the curb looking after them with a troubled expression.
The top was clean except for accessories and a few letters standing upright in a sorter.
Standing at the mailbox, it occurred to her that the red flag would be exactly that for Yancey.
He was standing close and she was startled by a desire to be swept into his arms again.
It was Yancey standing outside that shop, and with him were the man from the building and Allen.
When I saw you standing there in the road, so beautiful, your hair flowing around you like morning mist, I couldn't let you walk away.
She left him standing there looking after her.
What are you doing standing out there in the snow?
That was when she noticed Old Charlie standing beside the house, the reins dragging the ground.
Cade was standing over her, a puzzled expression on his face as he contemplated her work.
The characters were as tangible as all of us standing in this room.
Some of the containers had a thin wire running around but most were standing alone.
There was no shadow or footprints even though I seemed to be standing on grass.
The place next to it that's still standing was McGuire's Dress shop.
Betsy is standing on one leg and she's holding a Time magazine, open to page eighteen.
Betsy screamed, It's like if The Lord Jesus was standing here, writing a mother's day card to the Virgin Mary, you'd be sitting around on your asses discussing if it was really the month of May!
Beside the nurse who was busy collecting equipment, there was a man in a suit standing by the door.
We both looked up to see Molly standing there.
Not with standing this, I resolved not to do all in my power to keep Molly from suffering his abuse.
Even standing on it, I was an inch or two from touching the top of the room.
Jim's ears were standing erect upon his head and every muscle of his big body was tense as he trotted toward home.
"Do you see that big rock standing on the hillside yonder?" he continued, pointing with his finger.
Instead of keeping still, so I could eat him comfortably, he trembled so with fear that he fell off the table into a big vase that was standing on the floor.
The queen was standing quite near to it with the two wreaths still in her hands.
Then all became very good and very careful, for no one wished to be standing at the time of dismissal.
The clock ticked loudly, and Tommy Jones, who was standing up for the fourth time, began to feel very uneasy.
He looked back and saw the innkeeper still standing by the door.
The old man who had bought the first turkey was standing quite near.
He opened his eyes and looked around at the small, plain room and at the poor people standing near him.
One day, while her pony and her donkey were standing side by side, Helen went from one to the other, examining them closely.
When visitors came in larger and unexpected numbers there was but the third chair for them all, but they generally economized the room by standing up.
Besides, there was a still more terrible standing invitation to call at every one of these houses, and company expected about these times.
This is particularly distinct to one standing on the middle of the pond in winter, just after a light snow has fallen, appearing as a clear undulating white line, unobscured by weeds and twigs, and very obvious a quarter of a mile off in many places where in summer it is hardly distinguishable close at hand.
Standing on the smooth sandy beach at the east end of the pond, in a calm September afternoon, when a slight haze makes the opposite shore-line indistinct, I have seen whence came the expression, "the glassy surface of a lake."
The vivacious lilac still grows, unfolding its sweet-scented flowers each spring.
One afternoon I amused myself by watching a barred owl (Strix nebulosa) sitting on one of the lower dead limbs of a white pine, close to the trunk, in broad daylight, I standing within a rod of him.
They seemed to me to be rudimental, burrowing men, still standing on their defence, awaiting their transformation.
Sometimes, also, when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, I saw a double shadow of myself, one standing on the head of the other, one on the ice, the other on the trees or hillside.
These ice-cutters are a merry race, full of jest and sport, and when I went among them they were wont to invite me to saw pit-fashion with them, I standing underneath.
The standing army is only an arm of the standing government.
Witness the present Mexican war, the work of comparatively a few individuals using the standing government as their tool; for, in the outset, the people would not have consented to this measure.
They are the standing army, and the militia, jailers, constables, posse comitatus, etc.
Statesmen and legislators, standing so completely within the institution, never distinctly and nakedly behold it.
Anna Mikhaylovna was standing beside the princess, and they were both speaking in excited whispers.
The large table covered with books and plans, the tall glass-fronted bookcases with keys in the locks, the high desk for writing while standing up, on which lay an open exercise book, and the lathe with tools laid ready to hand and shavings scattered around--all indicated continuous, varied, and orderly activity.
"What's the matter?" exclaimed Prince Andrew standing still in his excitement.
Well, what are you standing there for, you sca'cwow?
Meanwhile the staff officer standing in front pointed out something to the general, who looked through his field glass.
The officers who had been standing together rode off to their places.
The Emperor Francis received him standing in the middle of the room.
"Whose company?" asked Prince Bagration of an artilleryman standing by the ammunition wagon.
"Captain Tushin's, your excellency!" shouted the red-haired, freckled gunner in a merry voice, standing to attention.
"What do you want, your honor?" asked an artilleryman, standing close by, who heard him muttering.
She fancied a child, her own--such as she had seen the day before in the arms of her nurse's daughter--at her own breast, the husband standing by and gazing tenderly at her and the child.
She feared to look round, it seemed to her that someone was there standing behind the screen in the dark corner.
If he is standing before Brunn...
The commander-in-chief was standing at the end of the village letting the troops pass by him.
When the soldiers of the regiment in front of which Kutuzov was standing began to shout, he rode a little to one side and looked round with a frown.
As she was crossing the anteroom she saw through the window a carriage with lanterns, standing at the entrance.
He was standing close to the door and as soon as it opened his rough old arms closed like a vise round his son's neck, and without a word he began to sob like a child.
A person of very high standing in our Brotherhood has made application for you to be received into our Order before the usual term and has proposed to me to be your sponsor.
The bandage was taken off his eyes and, by the faint light of the burning spirit, Pierre, as in a dream, saw several men standing before him, wearing aprons like the Rhetor's and holding swords in their hands pointed at his breast.
"My dear," said Princess Mary, addressing her brother from beside the cot where she was standing, "better wait a bit... later..."
Princess Mary was still standing by the cot, gently rocking the baby.
Saddled horses were standing before the house and the suite were assembling, evidently preparing for the Emperor to come out.
Alexander and Napoleon, with the long train of their suites, approached the right flank of the Preobrazhensk battalion and came straight up to the crowd standing there.
The crowd unexpectedly found itself so close to the Emperors that Rostov, standing in the front row, was afraid he might be recognized.
On his way back, he noticed Rostov standing by the corner of a house.
I looked round and saw Brother A. standing on the fence and pointing me to a broad avenue and garden, and in the garden was a large and beautiful building.
He had picked up the scrap of a grenade that had killed an aide-de-camp standing near the commander-in-chief and had taken it to his commander.
She and the countess and Sonya were standing by themselves as in the depths of a forest amid that crowd of strangers, with no one interested in them and not wanted by anyone.
A deep furrow ran across his forehead, and standing by a window he stared over his spectacles seeing no one.
The whole company were standing between two windows at a small table laid with hors-d'oeuvres.
Prince Andrew was standing before her, saying something to her with a look of tender solicitude.
Five minutes later Daniel and Uvarka were standing in Nicholas' big study.
Nicholas standing in a fallow field could see all his whips.
The huntsman standing in the hollow moved and loosed his borzois, and Nicholas saw a queer, short-legged red fox with a fine brush going hard across the field.
Standing as usual in the middle of the hall and choosing the place where the resonance was best, Natasha began to sing her mother's favorite song.
Mademoiselle George was standing in a corner of the drawing room surrounded by young men.
Having looked in a mirror, and standing before Dolokhov in the same pose he had assumed before it, he lifted a glass of wine.
Two troykas were standing before the porch and two young drivers were holding the horses.
Natasha was standing in the middle of the drawing room, emaciated, with a pale set face, but not at all shamefaced as Pierre expected to find her.
On the faces of all was one common expression of joy at the commencement of the long-expected campaign and of rapture and devotion to the man in the gray coat who was standing on the hill.
Four days before, sentinels of the Preobrazhensk regiment had stood in front of the house to which Balashev was conducted, and now two French grenadiers stood there in blue uniforms unfastened in front and with shaggy caps on their heads, and an escort of hussars and uhlans and a brilliant suite of aides-de-camp, pages, and generals, who were waiting for Napoleon to come out, were standing at the porch, round his saddle horse and his Mameluke, Rustan.
At the review next day the Emperor asked Prince Andrew where he would like to serve, and Prince Andrew lost his standing in court circles forever by not asking to remain attached to the sovereign's person, but for permission to serve in the army.
The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.
A captain, standing beside him, was gazing like himself with eyes fixed on the cavalry below them.
From habit she scrutinized the ladies' dresses, condemned the bearing of a lady standing close by who was not crossing herself properly but in a cramped manner, and again she thought with vexation that she was herself being judged and was judging others, and suddenly, at the sound of the service, she felt horrified at her own vileness, horrified that the former purity of her soul was again lost to her.
After standing some time in the gateway, Petya tried to move forward in front of the others without waiting for all the carriages to pass, and he began resolutely working his way with his elbows, but the woman just in front of him, who was the first against whom he directed his efforts, angrily shouted at him:
Don't you see we're all standing still?
A tradesman's wife standing beside Petya sobbed, and the tears ran down her cheeks.
Two days later, on the fifteenth of July, an immense number of carriages were standing outside the Sloboda Palace.
Those standing behind noticed what a speaker omitted to say and hastened to supply it.
Wearing a waistcoat over his cotton shirt, Ferapontov was standing before his shop which opened onto the street.
"Eh, mounseer, Russian sauce seems to be sour to a Frenchman... sets his teeth on edge!" said a wrinkled clerk who was standing behind Pierre, when the Frenchman began to cry.
He was looking now at the cavalry regiment that had met the convoy of wounded, now at the cart by which he was standing, in which two wounded men were sitting and one was lying.
Two officers were standing on the knoll, directing the men.
Standing among the crowd of peasants, Pierre recognized several acquaintances among these notables, but did not look at them--his whole attention was absorbed in watching the serious expression on the faces of the crowd of soldiers and militiamen who were all gazing eagerly at the icon.
Through a gap in the broken wall he could see, beside the wooden fence, a row of thirty year-old birches with their lower branches lopped off, a field on which shocks of oats were standing, and some bushes near which rose the smoke of campfires-- the soldiers' kitchens.
An aide-de-camp, who had entered the bedroom to report to the Emperor the number of prisoners taken in yesterday's action, was standing by the door after delivering his message, awaiting permission to withdraw.
Napoleon walked about in front of his tent, looked at the fires and listened to these sounds, and as he was passing a tall guardsman in a shaggy cap, who was standing sentinel before his tent and had drawn himself up like a black pillar at sight of the Emperor, Napoleon stopped in front of him.
The sun, just bursting forth from behind a cloud that had concealed it, was shining, with rays still half broken by the clouds, over the roofs of the street opposite, on the dew- besprinkled dust of the road, on the walls of the houses, on the windows, the fence, and on Pierre's horses standing before the hut.
"One moment, one moment!" replied the adjutant, and riding up to a stout colonel who was standing in the meadow, he gave him some message and then addressed Pierre.
Pierre standing beside the commanding officer.
A cannon ball struck the very end of the earth work by which he was standing, crumbling down the earth; a black ball flashed before his eyes and at the same instant plumped into something.
Napoleon, standing on the knoll, looked through a field glass, and in its small circlet saw smoke and men, sometimes his own and sometimes Russians, but when he looked again with the naked eye, he could not tell where what he had seen was.
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.
Ney and Berthier, standing near Napoleon, exchanged looks and smiled contemptuously at this general's senseless offer.
"Ride over to Prince Peter Ivanovich and find out about it exactly," he said to one of his adjutants, and then turned to the Duke of Wurttemberg who was standing behind him.
I should have demanded the freedom of all navigable rivers for everybody, that the seas should be common to all, and that the great standing armies should be reduced henceforth to mere guards for the sovereigns.
Not that sort of victory which is defined by the capture of pieces of material fastened to sticks, called standards, and of the ground on which the troops had stood and were standing, but a moral victory that convinces the enemy of the moral superiority of his opponent and of his own impotence was gained by the Russians at Borodino.
When Natasha set to work two cases were standing open in the ballroom, one almost full up with crockery, the other with carpets.
There was also much china standing on the tables, and still more was being brought in from the storeroom.
That night another wounded man was driven down the Povarskaya, and Mavra Kuzminichna, who was standing at the gate, had him brought into the Rostovs' yard.
Berg hurriedly jumped up, kissed her hand, asked about her health, and, swaying his head from side to side to express sympathy, remained standing beside her.
The loaded carts were still standing in the yard.
The hall porter was standing at the front door.
At that very time, at ten in the morning of the second of September, Napoleon was standing among his troops on the Poklonny Hill looking at the panorama spread out before him.
Napoleon had lunched and was again standing in the same place on the Poklonny Hill awaiting the deputation.
Beside the cannon a cart was standing to which two horses were harnessed.
The young officer standing in the gateway, as if hesitating whether to enter or not, clicked his tongue.
One, a tall, fair- haired lad in a clean blue coat, was standing over the others.
The tall lad, standing in the porch, turned his bleared eyes from the publican to the smith and back again as if considering whom he ought to fight now.
The tall lad was standing in front, flourishing his arm and saying something with a stern look.
Those standing in front, who had seen and heard what had taken place before them, all stood with wide-open eyes and mouths, straining with all their strength, and held back the crowd that was pushing behind them.
A general who was standing by the guns shouted some words of command to the officer, and the latter ran back again with his men.
While Pierre, standing in the middle of the room, was talking to himself in this way, the study door opened and on the threshold appeared the figure of Makar Alexeevich, always so timid before but now quite transformed.
Makar Alexeevich was standing with parted lips, swaying, as if about to fall asleep, as he leaned against the wall.
In the darkness of the night one of the servants noticed, above the high body of a coach standing before the porch, the small glow of another fire.
In that world some structure was still being erected and did not fall, something was still stretching out, and the candle with its red halo was still burning, and the same shirtlike sphinx lay near the door; but besides all this something creaked, there was a whiff of fresh air, and a new white sphinx appeared, standing at the door.
In another side street a sentinel standing beside a green caisson shouted at him, but only when the shout was threateningly repeated and he heard the click of the man's musket as he raised it did Pierre understand that he had to pass on the other side of the street.
He ran round to the other side of the lodge and was about to dash into that part of it which was still standing, when just above his head he heard several voices shouting and then a cracking sound and the ring of something heavy falling close beside him.
Other French soldiers standing below went up to the drawer.
When Rostov approached her she was standing settling up for the game.
"Have you seen the princess?" she asked, indicating with a movement of her head a lady standing on the opposite side, beyond the choir.
He glanced through it, then read it again, and then again, and standing still in the middle of the room he raised his shoulders, stretching out his hands, with his mouth wide open and his eyes fixed.
Natasha opened it cautiously and glanced into the room, Sonya standing beside her at the half-open door.
On all sides there were waste spaces with only stoves and chimney stacks still standing, and here and there the blackened walls of some brick houses.
The twenty-four sharpshooters with discharged muskets, standing in the center of the circle, ran back to their places as the companies passed by.
Around him in the darkness men were standing and evidently something about him interested them greatly.
They all had their coats unbuttoned and were standing in a semicircle with flushed and animated faces, laughing loudly.
Behind him, standing in the stirrups, trotted a Cossack.
From the spot where the peasant was standing they could see the French.
Petya was standing at the door when Denisov said this.
"He's a smart lad," said an hussar standing near Petya.
"What were you saying?" he asked the general, who continuing his report directed the commander-in-chief's attention to some standards captured from the French and standing in front of the Preobrazhensk regiment.
Another section amid the regimental wagons and horses which were standing in a group was busy getting out caldrons and rye biscuit, and feeding the horses.
He rose and tried to walk, but staggered and would have fallen had not a soldier standing by held him up.
And this embrace too, owing to a long-standing impression related to his innermost feelings, had its usual effect on Kutuzov and he gave a sob.
I will call round in case you have any commissions for me, said he, standing before Princess Mary and turning red, but not taking his departure.
When her husband took his place she concluded, from the rapid manner in which after taking up his table napkin he pushed back the tumbler and wineglass standing before him, that he was out of humor, as was sometimes the case when he came in to dinner straight from the farm--especially before the soup.
But even if--imagining a man quite exempt from all influences, examining only his momentary action in the present, unevoked by any cause--we were to admit so infinitely small a remainder of inevitability as equaled zero, we should even then not have arrived at the conception of complete freedom in man, for a being uninfluenced by the external world, standing outside of time and independent of cause, is no longer a man.
Tessa was the girl who left him standing at the altar once.
That evening Alex and Dulce were standing in the entrance room.
The driver was standing by the car smoking a cigarette as they emerged from the house.
Carmen followed her gaze and was surprised to find Señor Medena standing in the doorway.
Only Nick noticed her standing in the door.
She repositioned the photo standing up.
She stopped at a light and glanced at a shop to her right where some people were standing around talking.
Standing, she turned to leave the room.
His face was livid, the veins standing out on his neck.
Still, by refusing to go up there with Brandon, she was standing between him and his parents.
He turned to one of the men standing around the stage office and indicated Darcie with a wave of his hand.
He looked so tall, standing over her that way.
Cade was standing behind Claudette and her husband.
That was when she noticed Claudette standing in the kitchen doorway.
No, I didn't even know Claudette was standing there until you slapped me.
Betsy exclaimed as we caught our breath, standing atop the highest point for thirty miles around.
I closed my eyes and perhaps nodded off but when I opened them, Martha was standing there, without her robe, in only a sheer nightgown.
Molly asked from where she was standing in the doorway, holding a raft of papers.
Frank led me down a long corridor to a large conference room filled with perhaps thirty intent individuals, standing and sitting, some taking notes, others with few buried faces in computer screens.
Her eyes cracked open, and she was startled to see a petite blonde woman in dark jeans standing between them.
He froze on the bottom step, the hair at the back of his neck standing up.
He withdrew, not looking at the shocked man standing in the kitchen doorway.
As she peered through the soft gray light not a house of any sort was visible near the station, nor was any person in sight; but after a while the child discovered a horse and buggy standing near a group of trees a short distance away.
She walked toward it and found the horse tied to a tree and standing motionless, with its head hanging down almost to the ground.
One day King Solomon was sitting on his throne, and his great men were standing around him.
Because television was radio with pictures, the first television shows were simply men in suits standing in front of microphones reading the news.
What good is our high economic standing in the world if we do not use it for good purposes?
Standing before the mirror, as I had seen others do, I anointed mine head with oil and covered my face thickly with powder.
As we approached the house I saw a child standing in the doorway, and Captain Keller said, There she is.
In one room some little tots were standing before the blackboard, painfully constructing "simple sentences."
I was then standing beside her, holding her hand.
It was pleasant to see my whole household effects out on the grass, making a little pile like a gypsy's pack, and my three-legged table, from which I did not remove the books and pen and ink, standing amid the pines and hickories.
"Listen!" cried he, standing there and addressing those in the room.
He looked up: Dolokhov was standing on the window sill, with a pale but radiant face.
When Alex walked through the door, they were standing by the table, waiting on him.
If it was a tornado, standing next to glass doors wasn't the smartest thing to do.
Tammy and Sarah were in the kitchen when she returned, and Tammy was standing in a chair ripping the cover off some chocolate chip cookies.