Private persons were merely carried about among their friends, who held wakes in their honour, and then buried forty days after death.
He has these god-awful nightmares and wakes me up thrashing around.
She'll be out in two minutes, but she should be …manageable when she wakes up.
It's how your mind wakes up from whatever sleep it went into.
"I need to get this someplace safe before Sasha wakes up," she said.
How long do you think Sasha will be before he wakes up?
Then I'll wait until he wakes up.
She can't see me when she wakes, she'll freak out.
"I'll contact you when she wakes," the doctor replied, unfazed.
Jule will know what to do when he wakes up.
To 8 p.m., and Bourne and his friends determined to continue the experiment as a counterblast to the parish wakes of the time, which were little better than local saturnalia.
The noise of the ship's guns, as the company sails off, wakes the poet to the real pleasures of a May morning.
The sleeping mother rests undisturbed by the various noises of the house and street, but wakes at a slight murmur from her child.
Mind if I stick around until either Charles wakes up or she comes back?
The list of his works of fiction includes The Stolen Bacillus and other Stories (1895), The Wonderful Visit (1895), The Island of Doctor Moreau (1896), The Plattner Story and Others (1897), When the Sleeper Wakes (1899), The First Men in the Moon (1901), The Food of the Gods (1904), In the Days of the Comet (1906), The War in the Air (1908), Anne Veronica (1909), The History of Mr Polly (191 0).
Among other historic families connected with Lincolnshire were the Wakes of Bourne and the d'Eyncourts, who flourished at Blankney from the Conquest to the reign of Henry VI.; Belvoir Castle was founded by the Toenis, from whom it passed by the Daubeneys, then to the Barons Ros and later to the Manners, earls of Rutland.
As soon as the countess wakes we'll be off, God willing!
Hardly a man takes a half-hour's nap after dinner, but when he wakes he holds up his head and asks, "What's the news?" as if the rest of mankind had stood his sentinels.