I can hardly wait for the fun to begin!
You can't wait a moment!
After what seemed like a short wait, they boarded another plane.
I'd wait for him come to us.
The children were hungry and could hardly wait for their father to come.
Why wait until tonight?
You'll like it, just wait and see.
I can hardly wait for the new baby.
My education can wait, she can't.
They will come regularly every evening to particular trees, where the cunning sportsman lies in wait for them, and the distant orchards next the woods suffer thus not a little.
They'll have to wait for water, the same as we did.
"Then we must wait for half an hour," she continued; "but it won't take long, after that, to carry us all to the Emerald City."
You're only joking, I'm afraid-- Just wait till I am bigger.
I called on the king, but he made me wait in his hall, and conducted like a man incapacitated for hospitality.
They will wait, well disposed, for others to remedy the evil, that they may no longer have it to regret.
In any case, there was nothing that couldn't wait to be discussed at home.
In any event, I won't wait so long before I take another.
Send word to the captain not to wait for me, for I have changed my mind.
Wait, for heaven's sake.
You can go wait in the back if you want.
But wait (as they say on late-night TV commercials), there's more!
Let us wait until evening.
No, but wait a bit!...
So why wait for reinforcement?
I'll wait until tomorrow.
Could you wait for me here, honey?
"Wait, and I will tell you," said the caliph; and he smiled again.
But wait, there's more!
Wait, we must tie it up again.
No, wait a minute, please.
She's such a little beauty I can hardly wait for the sun to set.
Finally, Howie reluctantly agreed to wait a couple of days and see how the situation played out.
You can't wait until you get back.
I asked about detective Dick and was told to wait outside.
Mine makes the servants wait on me and do as I tell them.
Chilon was so busy that the messengers had to wait several days before they could see him.
I can hardly wait patiently for the time to come when I shall see my dear English friends, and their beautiful island home.
He said no, it would not be called for about fifteen minutes; so we sat down to wait; but in a moment the man came back and asked Teacher if we would like to go to the train at once.
I found that it was as well for me to rest on my oars and wait his reappearing as to endeavor to calculate where he would rise; for again and again, when I was straining my eyes over the surface one way, I would suddenly be startled by his unearthly laugh behind me.
It was very exciting at that season to roam the then boundless chestnut woods of Lincoln--they now sleep their long sleep under the railroad--with a bag on my shoulder, and a stick to open burs with in my hand, for I did not always wait for the frost, amid the rustling of leaves and the loud reproofs of the red squirrels and the jays, whose half-consumed nuts I sometimes stole, for the burs which they had selected were sure to contain sound ones.
Men generally, under such a government as this, think that they ought to wait until they have persuaded the majority to alter them.
I do not hesitate to say, that those who call themselves Abolitionists should at once effectually withdraw their support, both in person and property, from the government of Massachusetts, and not wait till they constitute a majority of one, before they suffer the right to prevail through them.
Wait a bit, you fellows....
Wait a bit, Kuragin.
The princess, holding her little dog on her lap with her thin bony hands, looked attentively into Prince Vasili's eyes evidently resolved not to be the first to break silence, if she had to wait till morning.
"Wait a bit, here's a letter for you," said the old man suddenly, taking a letter addressed in a woman's hand from a bag hanging above the table, onto which he threw it.
Dolokhov, who had already changed into a soldier's gray greatcoat, did not wait to be called.
"You just wait a moment, my dear fellow, and listen," interrupted the staff captain in his deep bass, calmly stroking his long mustache.
"Wait, I have not finished..." he said to Prince Andrew, seizing him by the arm, "I believe that intervention will be stronger than nonintervention.
But they heard him at the council of war and will hear him when he talks sense, but to temporize and wait for something now when Bonaparte fears nothing so much as a general battle is impossible.
"Despite my great respect for old Kutuzov," he continued, "we should be a nice set of fellows if we were to wait about and so give him a chance to escape, or to trick us, now that we certainly have him in our hands!
The postmaster came in and began obsequiously to beg his excellency to wait only two hours, when, come what might, he would let his excellency have the courier horses.
"Ask him to wait," and the sound was heard of a chair being pushed back.
'Please to wait.' 'I've widden twenty miles and have duties to attend to and no time to wait.
No, wait a bit....
Yes. Wait a bit...
"Shall I join the army and enter the service, or wait?" he asked himself for the hundredth time.
"Sonya, wait a bit--we'll pack everything into these," said Natasha.
Oh, yes, in a minute; wait... or no!
Just you wait a bit!
Just wait a minute, sir.
Looking at his cold face, as he sat like a stern schoolmaster who was prepared to wait awhile for an answer, Pierre felt that every instant of delay might cost him his life; but he did not know what to say.
"Wait a bit," said the old man, and showed Pierre a globe.
But wait a moment, boys...
"Wait a moment, I'll fetch it," said Mademoiselle Bourienne, and she left the room.
We'll just wait for her.
She stopped to wait for him, unsure whether to be happy about his presence or annoyed.
If you want to wait until I get off work, I'll try to leave a little early so we won't get back so late.
She could hardly wait to get back to Texas.
The wait was interminable.
We just wait until he snatches another child?
I'd planned to wait until Betsy and Molly returned from walking Bumpus but I decided if I had to drive back into downtown Keene, I might as well swing by Wheelock Park Campground as it was on the way, at least sort-of.
I had more than an hour to wait at Philadelphia International Airport.
After an interminable wait a human voice interrupted.
"Oh, wait, don't shut the-- " The door to the apartment clicked shut, locking automatically.
"Wait," said he, "till the ship arrives, and then we shall know the truth."
I can hardly wait for June to come I am so eager to speak to her and to my precious little sister.
I shall do all I can to interest and stimulate it, and wait for results.
I determined to go into business at once, and not wait to acquire the usual capital, using such slender means as I had already got.
Wait a bit and I'll get round him....
"Wait, haven't you dropped it?" said Rostov, picking up the pillows one at a time and shaking them.
The adjutant on duty, meeting Prince Andrew, asked him to wait, and went in to the Minister of War.
Wait till tomorrow morning, we'll find out everything tomorrow.
"My dear," said Princess Mary, addressing her brother from beside the cot where she was standing, "better wait a bit... later..."
One general (an important personage), evidently feeling offended at having to wait so long, sat crossing and uncrossing his legs and smiling contemptuously to himself.
Still, it is better to wait before we rejoice.
Gerasim, being a servant who in his time had seen many strange things, accepted Pierre's taking up his residence in the house without surprise, and seemed pleased to have someone to wait on.
Wait until you see what Nina has sewn for you.
"Wait a minute," she said again.
Wait a minute, Dulce.
Can't we wait 'till tomorrow?
Howie wanted to wait until we were all together.
We had little choice but to wait and see if the weekend presented any answers.
He obviously knew he owed us an explanation but I sensed he would wait us out until someone asked.
It wasn't an invitation but I figured I owed my presence for what I'd learned so far and I couldn't wait to renew our conversation.
But Johnson, and "The Plague" and everything else must wait a few minutes this afternoon, while I say, thank you, my dear Mrs. Hutton....
He said something more, but Rostov did not wait to hear it and rode away.
"Yes, wait a bit," said Denisov, glancing round at the officers, and taking his papers from under his pillow he went to the window, where he had an inkpot, and sat down to write.
Nicholas, not stopping to talk to the man, asked his sister and Petya to wait for him and rode to the spot where the enemy's, Ilagin's, hunting party was.
Wait a bit, wait....
When he appeared at the door she grew flurried, evidently undecided whether to go to meet him or to wait till he came up.
Wait a bit--I'm coming down.
Of course, if you prefer, we can wait until you come home from work and make it a fun family event.
This time she wasn't going to wait for him to romance her.
Yancey didn't get out, but he did wait until she had her car started before he turned his car around and headed back to the house.
May I wait here until then?
He didn't wait for an answer.
You don't have to wait on me hand and foot, you know.
Was he going to wait until later?
I sat nearby but my wait was brief.
Wait, it will come back!
I didn't wait long.
That's possible but I can't wait to hear what your buddy Howie has to say about it.
The world can wait for you to sleep for a few hours.
At such times they were all glad to wait for him, for continually climbing up stairs is sure to make one's legs ache.
Wait till he rests a while, and then he'll be in a better humor.
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.
Sometimes, it is true, a sense of isolation enfolds me like a cold mist as I sit alone and wait at life's shut gate.
Wait--just a word!
The countess was still unwell and unable to travel but it was impossible to wait for her recovery.
"And how can Sonya love Nicholas so calmly and quietly and wait so long and so patiently?" thought she, looking at Sonya, who also came in quite ready, with a fan in her hand.
You'd better wait till she's married....
"Yes, go back," said Marya Dmitrievna, "and wait there.
Sonya, wait a bit, sit here, and Natasha embraced and kissed her.
Wait a bit, Sonya, you'll understand everything.
At Kamenka a relay of horses was to wait which would take them to the Warsaw highroad, and from there they would hasten abroad with post horses.
"You wait a bit," he called after him.
Go in there where they are meeting, and wait for me.
But when he had gone into another room, to which the countess hurriedly followed him, he assumed a grave air and thoughtfully shaking his head said that though there was danger, he had hopes of the effect of this last medicine and one must wait and see, that the malady was chiefly mental, but...
Wait a moment, I'll light a candle.
Wait and we shall see!
Only wait till it gets dark and I'll fetch you any of them you want--three if you like.
Wait for the infantry! he exclaimed as Petya rode up to him.
He paused at the door to wait for her.
"Wait... not now... stop," he mimicked in falsetto.
At least wait until the doctor sees her.
He couldn't wait to get her out of the house.
She'd have to wait, and maybe by that time sanity would have returned.
How long would the Indians wait before they realized they had been fooled?
I can't wait any longer.
On Monday, Howie was on time, unusual as I assumed he'd driven his guests back to Massachusetts Sunday afternoon and would wait until early morning to return.
Betsy agreed but suggested we wait until Molly finished her bath so she could speak with her mother first.
I forced him to wait while we ate a late lunch, early dinner, meal.
Wait a minute, he said just as Jackson answered my cell.
Just wait, Sofi's text read.
Like other kings, he lived in a beautiful palace and had many officers and servants to wait upon him.
When I had made speech my own, I could not wait to go home.
I was very, very sad to part with all of my friends in Boston, but I was so eager to see my baby sister I could hardly wait for the train to take me home.
Wait a moment, I'll get my work....
Wait a bit, I have something in view for you this evening.
"Very well, then, be so good as to wait," said Prince Andrew to the general, in Russian, speaking with the French intonation he affected when he wished to speak contemptuously, and noticing Boris, Prince Andrew, paying no more heed to the general who ran after him imploring him to hear something more, nodded and turned to him with a cheerful smile.
"Wait a little, gentlemen," said he.
One had to wait and endure.
"Wait?... Hurrah-ah-ah!" shouted Petya, and without pausing a moment galloped to the place whence came the sounds of firing and where the smoke was thickest.
Wait for me there.
Wait a bit, he is not drunk yet!
Directing Connie to the house would be difficult, but Lisa could wait at the end of the drive.
"Wait!" cried Dolokhov, hammering with the bottle on the window sill to attract attention.
Wait a bit and listen.
I can hardly wait to take a bath.