He was dressed in his usual indigo jeans and western shirt.
He looked even more distinguished than usual in his Spanish garb.
Felipa was her usual bubbly self.
After supper, they all spent their usual evening in the family room.
As usual, her stomach was grumbling for food.
He hadn't been his usual jocular self for the last three weeks, and now this spontaneous trip to see his parents - and inviting her along?
"That I was being my usual selfish self?" she prompted.
As usual, that thought brought the sting of tears to her eyes.
As usual, he was right.
"The usual," he said.
He gave the usual nod.
She opened the refrigerator - milk, eggs, and bacon - the usual supplies.
As usual, I'm far ahead of you all.
He thought everyone else was below him and not in the usual way.
And I'm gone too; again, not in my usual way of departure.
"How's my darling?" he asked with his usual indifference.
As usual, they were right.
"Very well, ikira," he said with his usual stoicism.
As usual, Two took up his place in the corner to await his master's orders.
Mr. Westlake, dressed in his usual dusty and patched attire, pressed Cynthia for the reason behind her unusual reticence.
She poured a bowl of cereal, something Martha would have done for herself on a usual day.
Dean chalked it up to the obvious—Martha's leaving—but even Fred, who could cheer up a wake in normal times, was not his usual self.
All obediently requested quick deaths, and he granted them, tossing their souls into the lake instead of crushing them to send them to Hell, which was the usual fate for the souls of traitors.
As usual, he appeared the least affected by anything that was going on.
Darkyn appeared unwelcoming as usual, his frame rigid and his growl loud enough for Gabriel to hear.
It was late, so he made his usual rounds.
He crossed the room with his usual grace.
"I'm hungry," he announced in his usual soft manner.
The shepherd led them gently back to the hut and gave them their usual supper of bread and milk.
They claim it tells people, "Everything is going to be all right," which causes people to go about their lives, business as usual, while the world goes to hell in a handbasket (whatever that phrase means).
But I soon found that I was cut off from all the usual approaches to the child's heart.
She played with her dolls more than usual, and would have nothing to do with me.
When Helen came upstairs for her lesson, I arranged the objects on the table as usual, except that the cake, which I always give her in bits as a reward when she spells a word quickly and correctly, was not there.
His usual note was this demoniac laughter, yet somewhat like that of a water-fowl; but occasionally, when he had balked me most successfully and come up a long way off, he uttered a long-drawn unearthly howl, probably more like that of a wolf than any bird; as when a beast puts his muzzle to the ground and deliberately howls.
However, a still greater part of this heap had a different destiny from what was intended; for, either because the ice was found not to keep so well as was expected, containing more air than usual, or for some other reason, it never got to market.
In fact, I quietly declare war with the State, after my fashion, though I will still make what use and get what advantage of her I can, as is usual in such cases.
On the way Pierre remembered that Anatole Kuragin was expecting the usual set for cards that evening, after which there was generally a drinking bout, finishing with visits of a kind Pierre was very fond of.
He had now been for some days in Moscow and was staying as usual at his father's house.
Can I see him? asked Pierre, awkwardly as usual, but unabashed.