That sweet chocolate gaze softened and a smile touched the corners of his mouth.
The place was quiet and secluded, and Sarah would be a sweet person to work for.
She was a sweet girl and I'd truly miss her when she returned to her mother, and presumably her stepfather.
It had a sweet smell.
It was far too sweet and had a bitter aftertaste.
At evening, the distant lowing of some cow in the horizon beyond the woods sounded sweet and melodious, and at first I would mistake it for the voices of certain minstrels by whom I was sometimes serenaded, who might be straying over hill and dale; but soon I was not unpleasantly disappointed when it was prolonged into the cheap and natural music of the cow.
It was sweet and amusing by turns.
Anna Mikhaylovna, addressing a maid who was hurrying past with a decanter on a tray as "my dear" and "my sweet," asked about the princess' health and then led Pierre along a stone passage.
Then he sang a wonderful song, so sweet, so lively, so touching, that many of the sailors were moved to tears.
Sometimes, on Sundays, I heard the bells, the Lincoln, Acton, Bedford, or Concord bell, when the wind was favorable, a faint, sweet, and, as it were, natural melody, worth importing into the wilderness.
And poor, sweet Molly, dropped to the ground, like so much garbage.
Home sweet home and I have a playmate awaiting my attention!
I remember him as a man of rare, sweet nature and of wide experience.
A sweet voice called from another room.
The sweet smell made her mouth water, and her stomach growled in anticipation.
Bianca was the epitome of adorable, her dark eyes sparkling and warm, and her sweet glow innocent and fresh.
You're too sweet to get over me, he teased.
"Surely," said the abbess, "this is a poem, most sweet, most true, most beautiful.
The sparkle faded from his eyes, leaving them soft sweet chocolate pools.
As he absorbed her words, his expression went from tense to relieved, and then on to something sweet and sad.
It was hard to believe sweet little Sarah would be involved with anything so sinister.
He'd never been mistaken for a gentleman, but the woman shimmered with a sweet, pure aura that made him feel obliged to behave.
When he spotted her, that sweet chocolate gaze locked on her, visually embracing her from across the room.
Are you sweet on him?
Looking into that semi-sweet chocolate gaze, it was easy to understand why Dulce lost her composure.
As she passed a neighbor boy, he waved at her, his two missing front teeth displayed in a sweet smile.
Then he thought what a pretty picture might be made of his sister's sweet face and little hands.
Now, sweet mother, your little girl must say good-bye.
At nighttime in the moon's fair glow How sweet, as fancies wander free, To feel that in this world there's one Who still is thinking but of thee!
Roxanne had everything; beauty, a good figure, and a sweet personality.
The Magician looked like a sweet, innocent Natural, one of the humans with extraordinary gifts who could be brought into the Guardians' organization.
Sweet Mother Nature can have no secrets from me when my poet is near.
Is he sweet on you?
Except she was suddenly hungry again, the faint, sweet scent winding through her senses.
This lovely, sweet-natured lady offered to teach me herself, and we began the twenty-sixth of March, 1890.
Those are red-letter days in our lives when we meet people who thrill us like a fine poem, people whose handshake is brimful of unspoken sympathy, and whose sweet, rich natures impart to our eager, impatient spirits a wonderful restfulness which, in its essence, is divine.
One does not need to read "A Boy I Knew" to understand him--the most generous, sweet-natured boy I ever knew, a good friend in all sorts of weather, who traces the footprints of love in the life of dogs as well as in that of his fellowmen.
Of course the sun did not shine, but we had great open wood fires in the rooms, which were all very sweet with roses and other flowers, which were sent to me from distant friends; and fruits of all kinds from California and other places.
I might have seen Mrs. Wiggin, the sweet author of "Birds' Christmas Carol," but she had a dangerous cough and could not come.
Sweet Rebecca, with her strong, brave spirit, and her pure, generous nature, was the only character which thoroughly won my admiration.
I know it, and it makes me feel so happy, it has such sweet thoughts.
The thought that my dear Heavenly Father is always near, giving me abundantly of all those things, which truly enrich life and make it sweet and beautiful, makes every deprivation seem of little moment compared with the countless blessings I enjoy.
She said Katie was very sweet indeed, but sadly in need of proper instruction.
Let him go and come freely, let him touch real things and combine his impressions for himself, instead of sitting indoors at a little round table, while a sweet-voiced teacher suggests that he build a stone wall with his wooden blocks, or make a rainbow out of strips of coloured paper, or plant straw trees in bead flower-pots.
When she touched one with which she was familiar, a peculiarly sweet expression lighted her face, and we saw her countenance growing sweeter and more earnest every day.
Some of them cried, and the wild man of Borneo shrank from her sweet little face in terror.
It was very sweet to see the children's eager interest in Helen, and their readiness to give her pleasure.
He said Dear Helen, Robert was glad to get a letter from dear, sweet little Helen.
Mr. Mayo went to Duckhill and brought home many sweet flowers.
If his experiences and observations hadn't led him to the concepts, SMALL, LARGE, GOOD, BAD, SWEET, SOUR, he would have nothing to attach the word-tags to.
If you had called these sensations respectively BLACK and WHITE, he would have adopted them as readily; but he would mean by BLACK and WHITE the same things that he means by SWEET and SOUR.
It brings me into closer and tenderer relationship with those I love, and makes it possible for me to enjoy the sweet companionship of a great many persons from whom I should be entirely cut off if I could not talk.
Tell her there are a few bitter drops in every one's cup, and the only way is to take the bitter patiently, and the sweet thankfully.
We met a sweet little child.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
If the day and the night are such that you greet them with joy, and life emits a fragrance like flowers and sweet-scented herbs, is more elastic, more starry, more immortal--that is your success.
Many an irksome noise, go a long way off, is heard as music, a proud, sweet satire on the meanness of our lives.
I have not heard so much as a locust over the sweet-fern these three hours.
If I should soon bring this meditation to an end, would another so sweet occasion be likely to offer?
The vivacious lilac still grows, unfolding its sweet-scented flowers each spring.
Little did the dusky children think that the puny slip with its two eyes only, which they stuck in the ground in the shadow of the house and daily watered, would root itself so, and outlive them, and house itself in the rear that shaded it, and grown man's garden and orchard, and tell their story faintly to the lone wanderer a half-century after they had grown up and died--blossoming as fair, and smelling as sweet, as in that first spring.
Why is it that a bucket of water soon becomes putrid, but frozen remains sweet forever?
I heard a robin in the distance, the first I had heard for many a thousand years, methought, whose note I shall not forget for many a thousand more--the same sweet and powerful song as of yore.
It's that protege of yours, that sweet Princess Drubetskaya, that Anna Mikhaylovna whom I would not take for a housemaid... the infamous, vile woman!
In regard to this project of marriage for me, I will tell you, dear sweet friend, that I look on marriage as a divine institution to which we must conform.
She is so sweet, so good- natured, and her position now is a very hard one.
The old princess sighed sadly as she offered some wine to the old lady next to her and glanced angrily at her daughter, and her sigh seemed to say: "Yes, there's nothing left for you and me but to sip sweet wine, my dear, now that the time has come for these young ones to be thus boldly, provocatively happy."
No, dearest, sweet one, honey, I won't give up--I know you know something.
"How sweet she is--she will be a weal beauty!" said Denisov.
When spring came on, the soldiers found a plant just showing out of the ground that looked like asparagus, which, for some reason, they called "Mashka's sweet root."
Fetching water clear and sweet, Stop, dear maiden, I entreat--
When she came ready dressed into the ballroom to await her father, and looking in the large mirror there saw that she was pretty, very pretty, she felt even more sad, but it was a sweet, tender sadness.
I think it's kind of sweet, don't you?
Where was the sweet, gentle Brandon who never seemed to be upset by anything?
About the way he smiled, so sweet and innocent - the way his arms felt around her, so comforting and secure.
He's as sweet as he can be and I have no doubt his intentions are honorable.
I'm on the road once more with only my memory of sweet little Marcia for company.
But first I need company and the affection of a sweet little friend.
I feel badly for him and he's such a sweet guy; I love him to death!
I used it and filled its piney scent with sweet memories of my past successes.
Jonny was once again a human, albeit one that deserved a beating for dragging a sister as sweet and innocent as Bianca into Talon's grip.
His gut twisted at the idea of never again seeing her bright smile, holding her, smelling her sweet scent.
She flung her arms around him, the sweet smell of innocence and softness of her body making him melt.
She looked too sweet to be someone about to destroy the fabric between the immortal and mortal worlds, even if he did sense some sort of dark secret in her gaze.
It was warm and sweet, like a summer rain.
The sensations were similar to her bond with Jule: sweet and warm.
I've never met anyone as sweet as you.
"She's so sweet," Traci murmured as she left.
He smelled like a heady mix of male musk and something so faint and sweet, it made her want to press her face to the skin of his chest for a better smell.
The faint, sweet scent was close.
It was thick in her mouth, slightly sweet, and made her ravenous.
She saw the same woman here as she did in Hell: sultry and sweet, beautiful of face with a body enhanced by the dark dress.
Then out of the blue came the call from a sticky-sweet state worker informing the Deans that Martha would be picked up on Saturday morning—this was Thursday—for the introductory reunion.
You're a sweet kid—the very best—and we care for you.
She's so sweet and she's had such a tough life.
The people of Corinth never grew tired of praising his sweet music.
And all of the sweet-faced sisters and other women of the place listened while he sang again the wonderful song of the creation.
My fingers lingered almost unconsciously on the familiar leaves and blossoms which had just come forth to greet the sweet southern spring.
Round the house was a wide piazza, where the mountain winds blew, sweet with all wood-scents.
No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book-friends.
The sweet companionship of their children meant much to me.
Then would their children grow stately as noble trees, and their thoughts sweet and pure as wayside flowers.
Beyond there is light, and music, and sweet companionship; but I may not enter.
She is very good and sweet when she does not cry loud.
Next summer Mildred will go out in the garden with me and pick the big sweet strawberries and then she will be very happy.
When you come to Tuscumbia to see me I hope my father will have many sweet apples and juicy peaches and fine pears and delicious grapes and large water melons.
Soon I shall go home to see my mother and my father and my dear good and sweet little sister.
But I am afraid you cannot come to Tuscumbia; so I will write to you, and send you a sweet kiss and my love.
The air is sweet with the perfume of jasmines, heliotropes and roses.
Give them many sweet kisses for me.
The dress is blue like your eyes, and candy is sweet just like your dear little self.
When I walk out in my garden I cannot see the beautiful flowers but I know that they are all around me; for is not the air sweet with their fragrance?
The flowers were wilted, but the kind thought which came with them was as sweet and as fresh as newly pulled violets.
With loving greeting to the little cousins, and Mrs. Hale and a sweet kiss for yourself, From your little friend, HELEN A. KELLER.
I am sure his heart was always full of music, and in God's beautiful world he must have heard love's sweet replying.
Mildred is a sweet little sister and I am sure you would love her.
I have loved you for a long time, but I did not think you had ever heard of me until your sweet message came.
The dear, sweet little girl, it makes my heart ache to think how utterly she is cut off from all that is good and desirable in life.
I got twelve bushels of beans, and eighteen bushels of potatoes, beside some peas and sweet corn.
The upright white hewn studs and freshly planed door and window casings gave it a clean and airy look, especially in the morning, when its timbers were saturated with dew, so that I fancied that by noon some sweet gum would exude from them.
He closed his eyes, and, from all sides as if from a distance, sounds fluttered, grew into harmonies, separated, blended, and again all mingled into the same sweet and solemn hymn.
She was overcome by sweet sorrow and tears were already rising in her eyes; then she suddenly asked herself to whom she was saying this.
Pierre looked again at the companion's pale, delicate face with its black eyes and peculiar mouth, and something near to him, long forgotten and more than sweet, looked at him from those attentive eyes.
Nope. It was because he's such a sweet guy.
I'm not Damian or Jule; you can't sweet talk me into anything.
"Yes. Sweet cat," Jenn replied.
My sweet, pain in the ass Oracle.
He waved a thorny hand and at once the tinkling of bells was heard, playing sweet music.
The beautiful creature passed her hands over her eyes an instant, tucked in a stray lock of hair that had become disarranged, and after a look around the garden made those present a gracious bow and said, in a sweet but even toned voice:
In front of each place was a plate bearing one of the delicious dama-fruit, and the perfume that rose from these was so enticing and sweet that they were sorely tempted to eat of them and become invisible.
He remembered that close by his window there was a climbing vine filled with beautiful sweet flowers.
It was the sweet allurement of the mimosa tree in full bloom that finally overcame my fears.
Every morning after breakfast I prepared his bath, made his cage clean and sweet, filled his cups with fresh seed and water from the well-house, and hung a spray of chickweed in his swing.
These things would pass away; here were lakes and woods and broad daisy-starred fields and sweet-breathed meadows, and they shall endure forever.
"How sweet!" said Countess Mary, looking at and playing with the baby.
Part of it was simply his nature - and that part was sweet and selfless.
Bianca's sweet and cute, and Dusty's … Dusty.
And the sweet scent of his blood made her gums itch.
"I think that's sweet," Cynthia offered as she returned from the kitchen, with Maria trailing behind her.
Bianca was warm and sweet, the kind of woman who deserved better than he'd ever have to offer.
This time, my sweet little friend will assist me!
So sweet and innocent.