When it slowed for the drive, the dust caught up, hiding it in a swirling cloud.
Katie picked up the plate, her focus on Carmen.
She scooped up some oats and fed each of the horses.
He pulled away from her, propping up on an elbow as he studied her face.
I don't want her to wake up in a strange room and not be able to find us.
Later, as they walked back to their room, Jonathan looked up at Carmen.
Jonathan was gazing up at Felipa with an adoring expression.
The conductor helped her off the car and then the engineer started his train again, so that it puffed and groaned and moved slowly away up the track.
Presently he woke up, rose to a sitting position and rubbed his eyes briskly.
But bye and bye, as she stared ahead into the black chasm with a beating heart, she began to dimly see the form of the horse Jim--his head up in the air, his ears erect and his long legs sprawling in every direction as he tumbled through space.
Then he caught up another piglet and pushed it into the first, where it disappeared.
"Oh, what cunning things!" cried Dorothy, catching up one and petting it.
Once a little fish swam too near the surface, and the kitten grabbed it in her mouth and ate it up as quick as a wink; but Dorothy cautioned her to be careful what she ate in this valley of enchantments, and no more fishes were careless enough to swim within reach.
At such times they were all glad to wait for him, for continually climbing up stairs is sure to make one's legs ache.
He got down from his horse and very gently took the little ones up in his big warm hands.
Then he looked up to find the nest from which they had fallen.
He grew up to become a famous man and one of our greatest orators.
Then, on Friday those who have done the best may stand up and read their compositions to the school.
And it grew, and it grew, Till it could grow no taller; Then Mr. Finney took it up, And put it in the cellar.
With his lighted lantern in his hand, he went up and down the rough hills calling for his lambs.
Many of his poems are still read and loved by children as well as by grown up men and women.
While America was just a sliver of land on the Eastern Seaboard, these founders foresaw a time when it would fill up the entire continent.
I make them because I believe I can back them up with convincing proofs and arguments.
She gets web hosting set up for the princely sum of $30 a month.
She e-mails all her friends and asks them to set up relationship pages.
Filmmakers such as James Cameron and George Lucas used to talk about putting off film projects to wait for the computer technology to catch up to their visions.
If I had an even faster computer than I have today, I could come up with really interesting questions to ask it.
We have put the Italian Renaissance on such a pedestal that it never occurs to us that our age could measure up to such a lofty time.
The impulse gone, I fell down and cried for her to take me up in her arms.
We were busy cutting out paper dolls; but we soon wearied of this amusement, and after cutting up our shoestrings and clipping all the leaves off the honeysuckle that were within reach, I turned my attention to Martha's corkscrews.
One morning I locked my mother up in the pantry, where she was obliged to remain three hours, as the servants were in a detached part of the house.
She sat in my mother's lap constantly, where I used to sit, and seemed to take up all her care and time.
Curled up in a corner of the seat I amused myself for hours making funny little holes in bits of cardboard.
Running downstairs to my mother I held up my hand and made the letters for doll.
I felt my way to the hearth and picked up the pieces.
According to Liebig, man's body is a stove, and food the fuel which keeps up the internal combustion in the lungs.
Formerly, when how to get my living honestly, with freedom left for my proper pursuits, was a question which vexed me even more than it does now, for unfortunately I am become somewhat callous, I used to see a large box by the railroad, six feet long by three wide, in which the laborers locked up their tools at night; and it suggested to me that every man who was hard pushed might get such a one for a dollar, and, having bored a few auger holes in it, to admit the air at least, get into it when it rained and at night, and hook down the lid, and so have freedom in his love, and in his soul be free.
You could sit up as late as you pleased, and, whenever you got up, go abroad without any landlord or house-lord dogging you for rent.
Such a lodge was in the first instance constructed in a day or two at most, and taken down and put up in a few hours; and every family owned one, or its apartment in one.
The secretary of the Province of New Netherland, writing in Dutch, in 1650, for the information of those who wished to take up land there, states more particularly that those in New Netherland, and especially in New England, who have no means to build farmhouses at first according to their wishes, dig a square pit in the ground, cellar fashion, six or seven feet deep, as long and as broad as they think proper, case the earth inside with wood all round the wall, and line the wood with the bark of trees or something else to prevent the caving in of the earth; floor this cellar with plank, and wainscot it overhead for a ceiling, raise a roof of spars clear up, and cover the spars with bark or green sods, so that they can live dry and warm in these houses with their entire families for two, three, and four years, it being understood that partitions are run through those cellars which are adapted to the size of the family.
I was informed treacherously by a young Patrick that neighbor Seeley, an Irishman, in the intervals of the carting, transferred the still tolerable, straight, and drivable nails, staples, and spikes to his pocket, and then stood when I came back to pass the time of day, and look freshly up, unconcerned, with spring thoughts, at the devastation; there being a dearth of work, as he said.
At length, in the beginning of May, with the help of some of my acquaintances, rather to improve so good an occasion for neighborliness than from any necessity, I set up the frame of my house.
Presently he added: That's what we fathers have to put up with....
Anna Pavlovna was obviously serving him up as a treat to her guests.
"How evidently he belongs to the best society," said she to a third; and the vicomte was served up to the company in the choicest and most advantageous style, like a well-garnished joint of roast beef on a hot dish.
He turned away from her with a grimace that distorted his handsome face, kissed Anna Pavlovna's hand, and screwing up his eyes scanned the whole company.
Prince Andrew screwed up his eyes and turned away.
Pierre, who from the moment Prince Andrew entered the room had watched him with glad, affectionate eyes, now came up and took his arm.
He wished to say something more, but at that moment Prince Vasili and his daughter got up to go and the two young men rose to let them pass.