A throng of officers surrounded him.
It dead-ended at the cottage, surrounded by a stone fence line.
They were led to a room with a long table in the center surrounded by chairs.
So I'm going to be stuck on a planet far away without a bus ticket home surrounded by spiders the size of basketballs and being bossed around by Neanderthal barbarians who forbid me to talk and lock me in the bathroom!
Keene was once called The Elm City before Dutch elm disease destroyed the massive trees that surrounded the grassy area at the head of the square.
Maybe he wasn't a saddle bum, but only a greenhorn would think he could live off the barren land that surrounded them.
Unlike the cheerful white walls of the house, the tall wall was the unwelcome shade of dark grey that she'd begun to despise after days in the spaceships surrounded by it.
The countess was now over sixty, was quite gray, and wore a cap with a frill that surrounded her face.
And when she's surrounded with his work, she still doesn't recognize him.
Despite her fury and fear, she found his presence oddly calming, like sitting in a spa surrounded by incense with her feet in a salt bath.
The room went black and his arms instantly surrounded her, drawing her close in an eager embrace.
An uncomfortable silence surrounded them for a while as Rachel diced tomatoes and Adrienne chopped the lettuce.
He was surrounded by the half-vamp, half-human creatures of the town and waded through them to where Dusty stood.
Deidre clenched her fists as the four surrounded her in the middle of the hallway.
Closing her eyes, she leaned back, quickly sucking in a breath as his warm hands moved inside her dress and gently surrounded her waist.
They stopped a short time later and surrounded a metal door.
A'Ran was several hundred meters out, surrounded by a group of over a dozen.
Given more time, he'd have preferred to put the bike on the car's rack and chew up some countryside miles, touring the hills and farm lands that surrounded Parkside.
Sinking into his lap, her arms surrounded his neck.
They quickly surrounded him and made him their prisoner.
It seemed to him that he was surrounded by men who adored him: and he felt convinced that, after his dinner, Balashev too was his friend and worshiper.
She was surrounded, and they wanted to kill her and had wounded some of her people.
The cavalry regiment, as it descended the hill with its singers, surrounded Pierre's carriage and blocked the road.
In the darkness some twenty different men surrounded Pierre.
He was lying in a squirrel-fur dressing gown on a divan, surrounded by pillows.
Their hands were bathed in the same strange haze that surrounded him.
When she opened them, they stood outside a stone façade of a compound built into the side of a mountain and surrounded by evergreen trees whose branches were heavy with snow.
The bounty of New England's autumn surrounded them, and the sun reflected off the leaves as if it were playing with the tone, searching for the perfect combination of pigment.
Not only were they surrounded by adversaries, it was cold.
That house is surrounded by an aura of unmitigated gloom.
And again and again in the complete darkness Tushin's guns moved forward, surrounded by the humming infantry as by a frame.
Farther and farther he rode away, stopping at other regiments, till at last only his white plumes were visible to Rostov from amid the suites that surrounded the Emperors.
The Emperor, surrounded by his suite of officers and courtiers, was riding a bobtailed chestnut mare, a different one from that which he had ridden at the review, and bending to one side he gracefully held a gold lorgnette to his eyes and looked at a soldier who lay prone, with blood on his uncovered head.
However far he has walked, whatever strange, unknown, and dangerous places he reaches, just as a sailor is always surrounded by the same decks, masts, and rigging of his ship, so the soldier always has around him the same comrades, the same ranks, the same sergeant major Ivan Mitrich, the same company dog Jack, and the same commanders.
The troops were running in such a dense mass that once surrounded by them it was difficult to get out again.
Here, as elsewhere, he was surrounded by an atmosphere of subservience to his wealth, and being in the habit of lording it over these people, he treated them with absent-minded contempt.
The committeemen met him at the first door and, expressing their delight at seeing such a highly honored guest, took possession of him as it were, without waiting for his reply, surrounded him, and led him to the drawing room.
On a third estate the priest, bearing a cross, came to meet him surrounded by children whom, by the count's generosity, he was instructing in reading, writing, and religion.
The wagons escorted by the hussars drew up to the picket ropes and a crowd of hussars surrounded them.
I dreamed that I was walking in the dark and was suddenly surrounded by dogs, but I went on undismayed.
That gray-haired man, she said, indicating an old man with a profusion of silver-gray curly hair, who was surrounded by ladies laughing at something he said.
His guests surrounded him.
The victorious huntsman rode off to join the field, and there, surrounded by inquiring sympathizers, recounted his exploits.
A ring of borzois surrounded him.
They were still surrounded by the magic plain bathed in moonlight and spangled with stars.
Pelageya Danilovna Melyukova, a broadly built, energetic woman wearing spectacles, sat in the drawing room in a loose dress, surrounded by her daughters whom she was trying to keep from feeling dull.
Surrounded by the screaming children the mummers, covering their faces and disguising their voices, bowed to their hostess and arranged themselves about the room.
As soon as he sank into his place on the sofa after two bottles of Margaux he was surrounded, and talking, disputing, and joking began.
She was surrounded by young men who, she fancied, had suddenly learned to appreciate her worth.
Mademoiselle George was standing in a corner of the drawing room surrounded by young men.
He went in a traveling coach with six horses, surrounded by pages, aides-de-camp, and an escort, along the road to Posen, Thorn, Danzig, and Konigsberg.
An immense crowd of bareheaded officers, soldiers, and militiamen surrounded the icon.
An immense and brilliant suite surrounded him.
And they with their simple, kind, firm faces surrounded his benefactor on all sides.
The uhlans came up at a trot to Pierre and the Frenchman and surrounded them.
Can the French be so enormously superior to us that when we had surrounded them with superior forces we could not beat them?
Meanwhile Morel was sitting in the best place by the fire, surrounded by the soldiers.
Her waist looked tiny, swathed in velvet and surrounded by satin.
Ridges of sparkling white sand surrounded the camp like a sleeping dragon, soaking heat from the sun - resting now so it could spit its fiery breath at them later in the day.
How could I enjoy myself knowing he was being tended to and surrounded by strangers?
Concrete walls surrounded us and the door, the only opening was a massive solid wood hulk.
The others fanned out, and she suddenly felt like a lamb surrounded by a wolf pack trying to decide what to do with her.
She sat in the living room as masculine as he, surrounded by wood, wool, and leather in dark colors.
The sense of peace descended upon her again, and she relaxed against him, content to her soul to be surrounded by his scent and heat.
His body drew her, and his scent surrounded her when he knelt beside her.
His arms surrounded her in a warm gentle embrace that had no urgency.
Ocean surrounded the small island, upon which a fortress sat, several hundred meters away, up a sloping hill on top of solid rock.
Now that the busy morning activity no longer occupied Cynthia's mind, she again was visibly upset about Bird Song's latest guest, Jerome Shipton, and the penchant for trouble that surrounded his presence.
"Wait one, Brady," Larry responded then bellowed at the crowd of aides-de-camp Brady knew regularly surrounded him.
It's a feds hospital, wrapped in armor and surrounded by one of those biohazard elimination fields and landmines.
He stepped through to a massive atrium with a marble floor, pillars, and water fountain surrounded by small gardens.
No, she was not at all the type of person Tim normally surrounded himself with.
No one here understood that they were surrounded by an enemy even Brady couldn't figure out yet.
They surrounded him, offering him whatever food they had and petting him.
Though lately, I'm surrounded by fools with bad ideas.
All he needed was someone to believe in him and make him realize he was worth saving. And, well, probably Gabe and a few allies, instead of the assholes he's surrounded by.
Deidre and Toby stood. Katie started forward, only for the rumbling ground to drive her to her knees. Horrified, she saw the chasm form a rough circle around them, trapping them on a small island surrounded by football field wide trees and chasms too wide to jump.
He disliked her smoking and the stale smell that always surrounded her like a bar room musk.
Dean stepped to the sidewalk and waited for Cynthia to emerge from the church, but when she did, a crowd of friends and well wishers surrounded her, with the Mayer-the-leech encircling her shoulder with his scummy arm.
It was a long night, but a nice night; certainly not a night with an adequate allotment of sleep—not with the naked body of beautiful Betty from Boise beside him and a world gone topsy-turvy, and wondering lord knows what lay ahead in the towering mountains that surrounded them.
When her arms surrounded his neck, he pulled her close and kissed her softly on the mouth.
His arms surrounded her, pulling her closer.
When his arms surrounded her, she stretched up and kissed his lips.
His arms surrounded her, pulling her back against him.
For they were in the streets of a beautiful emerald-green city, bathed in a grateful green light that was especially pleasing to their eyes, and surrounded by merry faced people in gorgeous green-and-gold costumes of many extraordinary designs.
He had never gone beyond the beautiful gardens that surrounded his father's palace.
Instead, we are surrounded by things we could not create ourselves.
Teachers of the deaf proved a priori that what Miss Sullivan had done could not be, and some discredit was reflected on her statements, because they were surrounded by the vague eloquence of Mr. Anagnos.
The children were so pleased to see her at Sunday-school, they paid no attention to their teachers, but rushed out of their seats and surrounded us.
This is the reason he is poor; and for a similar reason we are all poor in respect to a thousand savage comforts, though surrounded by luxuries.
But in other directions, even from this point, I could not see over or beyond the woods which surrounded me.
When I first paddled a boat on Walden, it was completely surrounded by thick and lofty pine and oak woods, and in some of its coves grape-vines had run over the trees next the water and formed bowers under which a boat could pass.
The snow had already covered the ground since the 25th of November, and surrounded me suddenly with the scenery of winter.
Michaux, more than thirty years ago, says that the price of wood for fuel in New York and Philadelphia "nearly equals, and sometimes exceeds, that of the best wood in Paris, though this immense capital annually requires more than three hundred thousand cords, and is surrounded to the distance of three hundred miles by cultivated plains."
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!
The sick man was so surrounded by doctors, princesses, and servants that Pierre could no longer see the reddish-yellow face with its gray mane-- which, though he saw other faces as well, he had not lost sight of for a single moment during the whole service.
"Well, madam," he began, stooping over the book close to his daughter and placing an arm on the back of the chair on which she sat, so that she felt herself surrounded on all sides by the acrid scent of old age and tobacco, which she had known so long.
But you are strong, healthy, cheerful, and excited, and are surrounded by other such excitedly animated and healthy men.
It was already quite dark when Prince Andrew rattled over the paved streets of Brunn and found himself surrounded by high buildings, the lights of shops, houses, and street lamps, fine carriages, and all that atmosphere of a large and active town which is always so attractive to a soldier after camp life.
Prince Andrew withdrew and was immediately surrounded by courtiers on all sides.
As he approached, a ringing shot issued from it deafening him and his suite, and in the smoke that suddenly surrounded the gun they could see the gunners who had seized it straining to roll it quickly back to its former position.
On the twenty-ninth of May Napoleon left Dresden, where he had spent three weeks surrounded by a court that included princes, dukes, kings, and even an emperor.
All the efforts of those who surrounded the sovereign seemed directed merely to making him spend his time pleasantly and forget that war was impending.
She, seeing herself surrounded by such brilliant and polite young men, beamed with satisfaction, try as she might to hide it, and perturbed as she evidently was each time her husband moved in his sleep behind her.
Petya decided to go straight to where the Emperor was and to explain frankly to some gentleman-in-waiting (he imagined the Emperor to be always surrounded by gentlemen-in-waiting) that he, Count Rostov, in spite of his youth wished to serve his country; that youth could be no hindrance to loyalty, and that he was ready to...
"You know, chere Marie," said Mademoiselle Bourienne, "that we are in danger--are surrounded by the French.
Beside himself with terror Pierre jumped up and ran back to the battery, as to the only refuge from the horrors that surrounded him.
Its first period had passed: when the partisans themselves, amazed at their own boldness, feared every minute to be surrounded and captured by the French, and hid in the forests without unsaddling, hardly daring to dismount and always expecting to be pursued.
"Done for!" repeated Dolokhov as if the utterance of these words afforded him pleasure, and he went quickly up to the prisoners, who were surrounded by Cossacks who had hurried up.
"The Cossacks!" one of them shouted, and a moment later a crowd of Russians surrounded Pierre.
Who has not asked himself how it is that the French were not all captured or destroyed when our three armies surrounded them in superior numbers, when the disordered French, hungry and freezing, surrendered in crowds, and when (as the historians relate) the aim of the Russians was to stop the French, to cut them off, and capture them all?
How was it that the Russian army, which when numerically weaker than the French had given battle at Borodino, did not achieve its purpose when it had surrounded the French on three sides and when its aim was to capture them?
The soldiers surrounded the Frenchmen, spread a greatcoat on the ground for the sick man, and brought some buckwheat porridge and vodka for both of them.
They surrounded Ramballe, lifted him on the crossed arms of two soldiers, and carried him to the hut.
The idea of flying was terrifying – and a boat trip surrounded by water for days wasn't very appealing either.
The rocky walls surrounded him on every side.
It is like a beautiful maiden, who always lived in a palace, surrounded by a magnificent court; while the "Iliad" is like a splendid youth, who has had the earth for his playground.
The aroma of cologne surrounded him and his breath smelled like he had recently brushed his teeth.
She leaned into his kiss, completely surrendering to the arms that surrounded her.
Even surrounded by the enemy?
How can you still seem so negative when you.re surrounded by all this!
Kris and a few of his Immortals were surrounded in the middle of the park while demons darted from the forest to attack pockets of Immortals.