He was strong and ready for every duty.
Strong arms slipped around her waist, drawing her back against him.
Secure in his strong arms, she wondered how she could have suspected him of anything sinister.
But you are strong, healthy, cheerful, and excited, and are surrounded by other such excitedly animated and healthy men.
If Kutuzov decided to retreat along the road from Krems to Olmutz, to unite with the troops arriving from Russia, he risked being forestalled on that road by the French who had crossed the Vienna bridge, and encumbered by his baggage and transport, having to accept battle on the march against an enemy three times as strong, who would hem him in from two sides.
Instantly strong arms scooped her off the ladder and lowered her safely to the floor.
Between Howie's bold pronouncement, and what seemed like attacks on all quarters, I knew strong decisions were imperative and I was the problem solver in residence.
I don't know a whole lot Julie, but I understand the police at the time had a strong suspect but couldn't prove anything.
We'll see just how strong your bond to him is.
But although the Munchkin was hardly tall enough to come to Zeb's shoulder he was so strong and clever that he laid the boy three times on his back with apparent ease.
When might no longer makes right for the strong, they think twice about preying on the weak.
As strong as the girl was, she was too small to bring Jonny back from the place the Others sent him.
The thin pipes didn't look strong enough to hold him.
His voice was clear and strong, and all knew that he, at least, was not afraid.
I think little children must have been afraid of a great ocean for it is very strong and it makes a large boat rock and then the little children would fall down and hurt their heads.
Comparatively, he is always strong, original, and, above all, practical.
This antibiotic seems to be working better than the previous one.
His strong arms wrapped around her and he kissed her forehead.
We were in strong disagreement over continuing.
However, my wife was far and away the most intelligent of the five of us and understood our success depended on strong leadership.
While he yearned to return to New Hampshire I sensed he possessed a strong guilt, locking him to his mother's bedside.
I wasn't a strong believer in coincidences.
There's a strong indication they might have been wrong and he was innocent.
His presence was overwhelming, and her body reacted with both terror and lust so strong it made her head spin.
"He's as strong as you, D. He'll pull through," Jule said.
Would it be as strong as hers had been to Gabriel, where she'd ached for him to touch her, no matter how little sense it made?
His body was solid and strong, the sensations of his skin against hers and his scents intoxicating her.
In this country, as in all others they had visited underneath the earth's surface, there was no night, a constant and strong light coming from some unknown source.
I will choke it with my strong arms.
They scarcely noticed the sidesaddle; they noticed only the boy's dark eyes and his strong, noble face.
They knew that they were helpless before so strong an enemy.
Dron was one of those physically and mentally vigorous peasants who grow big beards as soon as they are of age and go on unchanged till they are sixty or seventy, without a gray hair or the loss of a tooth, as straight and strong at sixty as at thirty.
Our right flank is over there"--he pointed sharply to the right, far away in the broken ground--"That's where the Moskva River is, and we have thrown up three redoubts there, very strong ones.
They say it's very strong, said Pierre.
But the French officer was evidently more inclined to think he had been taken prisoner because Pierre's strong hand, impelled by instinctive fear, squeezed his throat ever tighter and tighter.
On returning to France, to the bosom of the great, strong, magnificent, peaceful, and glorious fatherland, I should have proclaimed her frontiers immutable; all future wars purely defensive, all aggrandizement antinational.
The whole courtyard was permeated by a strong peaceful smell of stable yards, delightful to Pierre at that moment.
His Serene Highness has passed through Mozhaysk in order to join up with the troops moving toward him and has taken up a strong position where the enemy will not soon attack him.
Two equally strong feelings drew Pierre irresistibly to this purpose.
When the mutton and an omelet had been served and a samovar and vodka brought, with some wine which the French had taken from a Russian cellar and brought with them, Ramballe invited Pierre to share his dinner, and himself began to eat greedily and quickly like a healthy and hungry man, munching his food rapidly with his strong teeth, continually smacking his lips, and repeating--Excellent!
It had a peculiarly strong effect on him because at the sight of the fire he felt himself suddenly freed from the ideas that had weighed him down.
Beside him in a stooping position sat a small man of whose presence he was first made aware by a strong smell of perspiration which came from him every time he moved.