But let's see how things turn out.
He reached back and tried to turn on the lights.
Shall he turn his spring into summer?
That was certainly a surprising turn of events!
So, when is it your turn to cook?
"Your turn," Betsy called, cutting off further conversation.
Still lower, beyond the turn of the staircase, one could hear the footstep of someone in thick felt boots, and a voice that seemed familiar to Princess Mary was saying something.
"Whatever trouble may come," Prince Andrew continued, "I beg you, Mademoiselle Sophie, whatever may happen, to turn to him alone for advice and help!
It was Adrienne's turn to frown.
Her early rages were an unhappy expression of the natural force of character which instruction was to turn into trained and organized power.
It was her turn to do some studying.
As every season seems best to us in its turn, so the coming in of spring is like the creation of Cosmos out of Chaos and the realization of the Golden Age.
"It is now my turn to ask you 'why?' mon cher," said Bolkonski.
The countess glanced at her daughter, saw her face full of shame for her mother, saw her agitation, and understood why her husband did not turn to look at her now, and she glanced round quite disconcerted.
Turn the carriage quickly, coachman, and drive home.
"Turn this way!" he shouted, jumping over the ice which creaked under him; "turn this way!" he shouted to those with the gun.
On seeing the hussars, the foremost began to turn, while those behind began to halt.
She set herself a task on her stocking and resolved not to turn round till it was finished.
Well, if they turn you out, we'll just get a room at a hotel in Bartlesville.
Then a sudden turn brought them to a narrow gallery where the buggy could not pass.
"Connaissez-vous le Proverbe: * 'Jerome, Jerome, do not roam, but turn spindles at home!'?" said Shinshin, puckering his brows and smiling.
"Wants to turn on the other side," whispered the servant, and got up to turn the count's heavy body toward the wall.
"He is dozing," said Anna Mikhaylovna, observing that one of the princesses was coming to take her turn at watching.
I know you well enough to be sure that this will not turn your head, but it imposes duties on you, and you must be a man.
"In general we must turn this bloodthirsty soldier to more humane interests," said Bilibin.
All this might, he thought, turn out very well and amusingly.
I'll take another turn and when I get back I'll go to the general and ask him.
My turn has come, thought Prince Andrew, and striking his horse he rode up to Kutuzov.
The soldiers near the gun waved their arms and beat the horses to make them turn and move on.
He did not turn his head and did not see those who, judging by the sound of hoofs and voices, had ridden up and stopped near him.
"Father," she said, "do not turn away from me, let us weep together."
When it came to Natasha's turn to choose a partner, she rose and, tripping rapidly across in her little shoes trimmed with bows, ran timidly to the corner where Denisov sat.
He laid down the seven of hearts, on which with a broken bit of chalk he had written "800 rubles" in clear upright figures; he emptied the glass of warm champagne that was handed him, smiled at Dolokhov's words, and with a sinking heart, waiting for a seven to turn up, gazed at Dolokhov's hands which held the pack.
But at the critical moment the courier who carried the news of our victory at Pultusk to Petersburg returns bringing our appointment as commander-in-chief, and our first foe, Buxhowden, is vanquished; we can now turn our thoughts to the second, Bonaparte.
Prince Andrew for the second time asked the adjutant on duty to take in his name, but received an ironical look and was told that his turn would come in due course.
Had Speranski sprung from the same class as himself and possessed the same breeding and traditions, Bolkonski would soon have discovered his weak, human, unheroic sides; but as it was, Speranski's strange and logical turn of mind inspired him with respect all the more because he did not quite understand him.
Natasha gazed at them and was ready to cry because it was not she who was dancing that first turn of the waltz.
Besides, you wouldn't have room to turn round there.
"Zakhar is shouting that I should turn to the left, but why to the left?" thought Nicholas.
It's our turn to begin.
Only a couple of times a year--when he knew from their valets that they had money in hand--he would turn up of a morning quite sober and with a deep bow would ask them to help him.
After taking a turn along the Podnovinski Boulevard, Balaga began to rein in, and turning back drew up at the crossing of the old Konyusheny Street.
He was not meditating, but only deferring the moment of making the effort to lift those legs up and turn over on the bed.
It was your son's turn to be conscripted, but no fear!
During the cannonade Prince Poniatowski is to advance through the wood on the village and turn the enemy's position.
And the order to retreat carries us past the turn to the Kaluga road.
The cart in which the officer lay was turned into the Rostovs' yard, and dozens of carts with wounded men began at the invitation of the townsfolk to turn into the yards and to draw up at the entrances of the houses in Povarskaya Street.
The old servant returned to the caleche, looked into it, shook his head disconsolately, told the driver to turn into the yard, and stopped beside Mavra Kuzminichna.
The footman sprang onto the box of the moving coach which jolted as it passed out of the yard onto the uneven roadway; the other vehicles jolted in their turn, and the procession of carriages moved up the street.
He was the same as ever, but the feverish color of his face, his glittering eyes rapturously turned toward her, and especially his neck, delicate as a child's, revealed by the turn-down collar of his shirt, gave him a peculiarly innocent, childlike look, such as she had never seen on him before.
Yes, prayer can move mountains, but one must have faith and not pray as Natasha and I used to as children, that the snow might turn into sugar-- and then run out into the yard to see whether it had done so.
Pierre was no longer able to turn away and close his eyes.
Pierre was taken back to his place, and the rows of troops on both sides of the post made a half turn and went past it at a measured pace.
Having crossed over, by a forced march, to the Tula road beyond the Pakhra, the Russian commanders intended to remain at Podolsk and had no thought of the Tarutino position; but innumerable circumstances and the reappearance of French troops who had for a time lost touch with the Russians, and projects of giving battle, and above all the abundance of provisions in Kaluga province, obliged our army to turn still more to the south and to cross from the Tula to the Kaluga road and go to Tarutino, which was between the roads along which those supplies lay.
With regard to supplies for the army, Napoleon decreed that all the troops in turn should enter Moscow a la maraude * to obtain provisions for themselves, so that the army might have its future provided for.
He did not again go to the sick man, nor turn to look at him, but stood frowning by the door of the hut.
So,' he says, 'we tie our faces up with kerchiefs and turn our heads away as we drag them off: we can hardly do it.
The invaders flee, turn back, flee again, and all the chances are now not for Napoleon but always against him.
It was Adrienne's turn to make a face.
Is it my turn to watch?
Mary gnawed on her lower lip and it was her turn to blush.
How could you think I would turn away my own child?
It was her turn to blush as she recalled the dream that episode had inspired.
He's like a clueless kid; he doesn't know where to turn and this is super important to him.
It was Daniel Brennan's turn to pause.
It was Martha's turn to be thoughtful.
He looked confused, but did my bidding as Paul made a quick U-turn and followed after the speeding vehicle.
Now was the Wizard's turn, so he smiled upon the assemblage and asked:
We all have had that turn out poorly!
As we envision a world where machines do more and more work that people used to do, our minds naturally turn to those who would be displaced by technological advance.
If jump ropes or board games or ice cream turn out to have positive externalities—that is, if they help society—a subsidy could lower the prices of these items.
But, though everybody was kind and ready to help us, there was only one hand that could turn drudgery into pleasure.
I considered this suggestion carefully, then I told Mr. Rhoades that I should be proud and glad to have wise friends to whom I could always turn for advice in all important matters.
Then it occurred to me that it was useless to continue the struggle--I must do something to turn the current of her thoughts.
I tried to hurry Helen out-of-doors, but she kept her arm extended, and every coat-tail she touched must needs turn round and give an account of the children he left at home, and receive kisses according to their number.
She would turn her head, smile, and act as though she had heard what was said.
At times Miss Keller seemed to lack flexibility, her thoughts ran in set phrases which she seemed to have no power to revise or turn over in new ways.
He may turn pale when the trial comes.
Better paint your house your own complexion; let it turn pale or blush for you.
To my astonishment I was informed on leaving college that I had studied navigation!--why, if I had taken one turn down the harbor I should have known more about it.
It did not turn his mill, and it was no privilege to him to behold it.
I also heard the whooping of the ice in the pond, my great bed-fellow in that part of Concord, as if it were restless in its bed and would fain turn over, were troubled with flatulency and had dreams; or I was waked by the cracking of the ground by the frost, as if some one had driven a team against my door, and in the morning would find a crack in the earth a quarter of a mile long and a third of an inch wide.
The countess in turn, without omitting her duties as hostess, threw significant glances from behind the pineapples at her husband whose face and bald head seemed by their redness to contrast more than usual with his gray hair.
Turn back with your slut!
Only when a man was killed or wounded did he frown and turn away from the sight, shouting angrily at the men who, as is always the case, hesitated about lifting the injured or dead.
And the feeling of energy with which the troops had started began to turn into vexation and anger at the stupid arrangements and at the Germans.
The cause of the confusion was that while the Austrian cavalry was moving toward our left flank, the higher command found that our center was too far separated from our right flank and the cavalry were all ordered to turn back to the right.
"Turn this way!" he shouted, jumping over the ice which creaked under him; "turn this way!" he shouted to those with the gun.
It's your turn to sing the ba'cawolla--I entweat you!
"Eh, Dron, it will turn out badly!" he said, shaking his head.
Having listened to a suggestion from Davout, who was now called Prince d'Eckmuhl, to turn the Russian left wing, Napoleon said it should not be done, without explaining why not.
"It may turn out very well," he thought, "but if not, they'll know how to arrange matters."
Countess Mary listened till he had finished, made some remark, and in her turn began thinking aloud.
The curly- headed, delicate boy sat with shining eyes unnoticed in a corner, starting every now and then and muttering something to himself, and evidently experiencing a new and powerful emotion as he turned his curly head, with his thin neck exposed by his turn-down collar, toward the place where Pierre sat.
The boy with the thin neck stretching out from the turn-down collar-- whom everyone had forgotten--gazed at Pierre with even greater and more rapturous joy.
Nicholas looked into the radiant eyes that were gazing at him, and continued to turn over the pages and read.
The man who explains the movement of the locomotive by the smoke that is carried back has noticed that the wheels do not supply an explanation and has taken the first sign that occurs to him and in his turn has offered that as an explanation.
But wherever it may turn there always will be the wave anticipating its movement.
She had no intention of letting him turn her into a mouse.
She tried to turn it away, but it remained on course.
He maneuvered each turn with precision.
Come on and I'll show you around a little before I turn in.
I'm going to turn in.
If you figure out a way to do this all day and still make the ranch turn a profit, you could make a fortune teaching your method at seminars.
It was Martha's turn to be mildly shocked, Only in my dreams.
I tried to get him to turn the stuff off and clear it up but no go.
Tesla was messing around with this stuff at the turn of the last century.
Frankly, I don't know where to turn either way.
It wasn't our turn to pin the tail on the donkey.
It was my turn this week.
You can bet she'd turn Howie in in a minute for that much dough!
It was my turn to hang up.
He in turn, looked at her as if a princess was visiting his humble abode.
Much as I crave revenge, I'll turn away and not waste my time assaulting his castle again.
Baby Claire helped too, by taking her turn by demanding attention while I spent the time worrying about how I could protect the nest of fragile souls under my care.
Howie's mother took a turn for the worse and he'd been advised she wouldn't make it.
I couldn't believe Howie would turn off the power for what was supposed to be a short trip.
You're sure you didn't turn it off?
Howie, did you turn off the power at your house?
I was just able to turn in the other direction and be gone.
As we made the turn into the mall I could see at least half dozen police cruisers, some with lights still spinning, parked helter-skelter near the entrance.
After examining the various dials and switches on Quinn's machines, I had a fairly clear idea of each; I could turn it on and increase and decrease the settings.
I vowed to not turn my back to him.
"It will be a miracle if we even get there but if we do, you can turn away from the actual abduction," I said as I readied the equipment and turned on the recorder.
After all, that spark was why he fought so hard, so humans didn't turn into someone like him.
Dorothy was too dazed to say much, but she watched one of Jim's big ears turn to violet and the other to rose, and wondered that his tail should be yellow and his body striped with blue and orange like the stripes of a zebra.
"Never mind; we can't turn back," said Dorothy; "and we don't intend to stay there, anyhow."
In turn the Wizard and the children, the horse and the kitten, examined the Gargoyles with the same silent attention.
This made Zeb laugh, in turn, and the boy felt comforted to find that Ozma laughed as merrily at her weeping subject as she had at him.
Remember the notion that the Internet wouldn't turn out to be only for one purpose—that while my car is clearly for taking me places, the Internet won't be for doing one single task, but many?
That said, if I had to pick one function I think the Internet will turn out to "be," it is this: The Internet will become a repository and a set of applications for storing the sum total of all life experiences of all people on earth.
So we've reached an unprecedented situation in the course of human learning, which is this: The amount of data we have available has outstripped our ability to process it and turn it into knowledge.
In the future, we will paint surfaces with substances full of nanites that will absorb sunlight and turn it into electricity, transforming any object we paint into a clean energy creator.
Or how about nanites that process each piece of trash in our garbage and turn it into something useful?
Or nanites that clean up any toxic chemicals they find and turn them into harmless agents?
Once borders are secured, nations turn to social order.
All is well and good until things turn down for a nation.
He writes how in Europe when there is a problem, people turn to the government to solve it, but in America, they form what he calls "voluntary associations"—what we might term charities and nonprofits.
At every turn, this becomes more difficult to study.
That set-up didn't turn out so well.
The reasoning behind MAD was that if we can annihilate the Soviets or the Chinese and they in turn can annihilate us, then none of us will start a war.
Thinking that turn and turn about is fair play, she seized the scissors and cut off one of my curls, and would have cut them all off but for my mother's timely interference.
I felt my way to the end of the garden, knowing that the mimosa tree was near the fence, at the turn of the path.
It comes over me that in the last two or three pages of this chapter I have used figures which will turn the laugh against me.
I think that I may warrant you one worm to every three sods you turn up, if you look well in among the roots of the grass, as if you were weeding.
What Champollion will decipher this hieroglyphic for us, that we may turn over a new leaf at last?
Turn the old; return to them.
He has stopped Austria's cackle and I fear it will be our turn next.
He says the count was the last representative but one of the great century, and that it is his own turn now, but that he will do all he can to let his turn come as late as possible.
Then he would turn away to the portrait of his dead Lise, who with hair curled a la grecque looked tenderly and gaily at him out of the gilt frame.
The wounded men awaiting their turn outside the tents groaned, sighed, wept, screamed, swore, or asked for vodka.
Having waited there for Rostopchin who did not turn up, they became convinced that Moscow would be surrendered, and then dispersed all about the town to the public houses and cookshops.
He started to turn and then stopped, his expression sober.
It was her turn to blush.
It was Adrienne's turn to stare.
It was his turn to color up.
"My turn," Julie said as she dashed off to the John.
The idea that Jonny would turn out to be like Talon made her chest clench.
She braced herself for him to turn into Talon and hurt her.
They heard a crunching, grinding sound, a loud snap, and the turn-table came to a stop with its broadest surface shutting off the path from which they had come.
After him the other men were called, one by one; and each in turn sang his favorite song.
That's Roman wormwood--that's pigweed--that's sorrel--that's piper-grass--have at him, chop him up, turn his roots upward to the sun, don't let him have a fibre in the shade, if you do he'll turn himself t' other side up and be as green as a leek in two days.
The second order was that Poniatowski, moving to the village through the wood, should turn the Russian left flank.
This could not be done and was not done, because Poniatowski, advancing on the village through the wood, met Tuchkov there barring his way, and could not and did not turn the Russian position.
It was Connie's turn to stare, and she did so in disbelief.
Rachel maneuvered the turn onto the main highway.
Today it was her turn to be in front.
Instead, she allowed him to gently turn her body so that he could gaze into her eyes.
"What shall I do when it comes my turn?" he said to himself.
And if each of those billion people in turn shared a million of their life experiences, and you recorded them, you'd have an aggregate number of life experiences so large I had to look it up online.
"My turn," he said softly.
At the bottom of the hill a sharp turn waited.
It was his turn to shrug.
She maneuvered the sharp turn and started up the hill.
Every once in a while, things turn out the way you hope that they will.
I think I'll turn in.