He had been spending too much time with the television lately.
Ingrid was clapping at the television, and his gaze flickered to the screen.
Because television was radio with pictures, the first television shows were simply men in suits standing in front of microphones reading the news.
"Aren't you the guy from television?" she asked suddenly.
Dean could hear him rummaging around the television and bureau.
His sensitive ears picked up the sound of the television coming from the living room, but it wasn't this that woke him.
It was like something out of a television show about castles.
She had been protected from outside influence – partly by having no television and partly by the fact that neither of her parents worked away from the home.
Betsy was pointing at the television as Martha and Howie came into the room.
Although a blurry image appeared on television of the woman captured on a video camera, she disappeared out of view once she exited.
Meanwhile, we locked on the television, all evening, awaiting the results of our actions.
A network television station announced the arrest of Byron John Jacobson for the murder of Elsie Otis whose nude body was found in rural Kentucky!
The lights were on and glowing, the television on quietly.
Jonny opened it to reveal a comfortable looking room with a plush couch set, rugs to cover the concrete floors, and television lighting the room.
Tammy was watching a children's show on television and Lisa was on the couch, trying to concentrate on her writing.
Quinn, still steaming, plopped down and switched on the television to a college football game, turning off the sound.
Their social life was church, they had no television and even when Carmen had attended college, they had requested that she stay at home every night instead of living in a dorm.
"I don't watch much television," Jessi said, anxious to get back to her cousin.
The street he was on looked as it had on the television he said, but the houses were absent numbers so it took him a few moments to locate the correct place.
She sat down on her couch, recalling the nights she spent watching television after work.
A television played somewhere, and light outlined the frame of one door.
The following day, Mr. Rupert Youngblood gained more notoriety, appearing on a national television morning show.
Logan and Jared were in front of the television, talking about the basketball game.
That was one reason why they never had a television when she was growing up.
His television show was playing on the large, flat screen television in the main living area.
I took the receiver as Betsy dialed the number she'd copied from the television announcement.
What Betsy noticed on the television yesterday was blind luck.
She wondered if she had died, for she seemed able to see the conversation occurring from a dozen feet away, as if she were watching television instead of involved in it.
She stood obediently and walked away from the television, down the hallway to his room.
But he's going to miss the telephone and television -- and that tiny bedroom upstairs isn't exactly the Hotel Hilton.
No television, no light for reading – the only thing she could do was cook.
A few minutes later the television was on one of Tammy's shows.
Instead, I called the number advertised on the television announcement.