It was all she could do to remain upright on tingling weak legs.
The top was clean except for accessories and a few letters standing upright in a sorter.
She floundered to a sitting position, then her feet, cringing as she struggled upright, the sting in her wounded knees bringing tears to her eyes.
He steadied himself, pulling upright until he was sure of his footing.
All that was required on Dean's part was to remain standing upright and pick his path around obstacles while his position was monitored by blinding lights from below and above.
A moment later he sat upright in bed.
Instead, she tried to keep her trembling body upright and her vision from growing tunneled.
A'Ran compelled the sword into the ground deep enough for it to remain upright when he released it.
But Dean's first priority was his wife Cynthia and he continued to jog, forced to concentrate on his footing if he were to remain upright in the gathering snow.
Once able to sit upright, the pounding in his head commanded his attention, as well as the bone-numbing chill.
He fought off the last of his dream demons, pulled himself to an upright position, and stumbled into the bathroom.
There was the yellow movement of a flashlight much too close and Dean sat bolt upright, a frantic vision of Bob from Boise, or Hal the creep, or someone ready to avenge the chastity of a wife or sister.
"Pleased to meet you, ma'am," Fred said as Betty pushed upright, a little too far, and waved a greeting.
Betty bounced upright making no move to cover herself.
She scrambled to sit upright, forcing the pain in her shoulder to the back of her mind.
Dryden, while compelled to honour him as an upright judge, overwhelmed his memory with scathing, if venal, satire; and Dryden's satire has been accepted as truth by later historians.
In the third he stands almost upright; in the first he kneels; in the second he stoops, halfway between the upright and the kneeling position.
The game is obviously bowls, the sole difference being that an upright peg, about 4 in.
It is a large forest tree of upright habit extending to 60 or 70 ft.
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.
All the time the story was being told she sat upright, glancing now at her beautiful round arm, altered in shape by its pressure on the table, now at her still more beautiful bosom, on which she readjusted a diamond necklace.
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.
After supper, over their cherry brandy, Rostov and "Uncle" talked of past and future hunts, of Rugay and Ilagin's dogs, while Natasha sat upright on the sofa and listened with sparkling eyes.
From the words of his comrades who saw better than he did, he found that this was the body of a man, set upright against the palings with its face smeared with soot.