For a long time she lay wide awake with her eyes closed.
A wide porch peeked from behind three stucco arches.
"God," she said her eyes wide as she stared at Betsy.
He glanced through it, then read it again, and then again, and standing still in the middle of the room he raised his shoulders, stretching out his hands, with his mouth wide open and his eyes fixed.
From the foyer, they entered a huge room with a wide staircase that curved gracefully from the balcony on the second floor.
The man had a vindictive streak as wide as the valley, no doubt there.
A wide porch stretched the length of the building, and above it were two balconies with black wrought iron banisters that curved out gracefully.
The main floor consisted of common areas and wide halls lined with massive windows.
She jerked as the ground lurched below them, lowering them slowly through the thick cement layers into a tunnel wide enough for a dump truck.
It was very difficult to walk over, the ties were wide apart and so narrow that one felt as if one were walking on knives.
If she wanted to indicate something large, she spread the fingers of both hands as wide as she could, and brought them together, as if to clasp a big ball.
It is done in all the brothels, and with these words Marya Dmitrievna, turning up her wide sleeves with her usual threatening gesture and glancing sternly round, moved across the room.
Molly held Bumpus' leash as we strolled down the wide sidewalk.
The underground world was well built and bright with whitewashed walls lining corridors wide enough for two people to walk side by side.
Just ahead of them were the gates of Hugson's Ranch, and Uncle Hugson now came out and stood with uplifted arms and wide open mouth, staring in amazement.
I remember him as a man of rare, sweet nature and of wide experience.
I'd lived so clement an existence that the sum total of my exposure to mayhem came from the soft cushioned sofa fronting a wide screen television.
His skin was golden, his wide back muscled, lean and defined down to the slender hips and waist.
Dean gave the tableau a wide berth as he continued back to Bird Song, whistling the entire trip.
She traced her fingertips over his wide palm.
He had a sentimental streak in him a mile wide, but he'd never admit it.
They moved out of his way as he strode through the wide hallways to the stairwell leading to the top floor, Death's floor.
The ledge was just wide enough for her foot to fit fully.
A couple of wing-backed chairs and sofa sank luxuriously into that thick wine carpet, but what caught her full attention was the wide curving staircase.
She jerked her hand free and darted past the wide-eyed Claudette - up the stairs and into the safety of her room.
I followed Quinn down to the water's edge as the women waved from whicker rocking chairs on the wide verandah.
Darian was cowering at the gate-line, his wide shoulders hunched and his frame shaking.
The youth's eyes were wide and bright, his skin flushed with health.
The shaded patio was as wide as the mansion, with two small outdoor bars and groups of chairs around tables.
Pierre stayed on her heels, guaranteeing her a wide berth.
He flashed a wide smile at Pierre, who lifted his chin and nudged her forward.
A chopper landed ahead of them on a wide, flat mesa.
She tiptoed through the glass and leaned out the window, eyeing the wide ledge.
He was taller than average, over six and a half feet, built like a rock with wide shoulders and tapered abdomen and hips beneath a jumpsuit similar to those worn by the prisoners.
He thought how grand it would be to sail and sail on the wide blue sea.
When we look at this record of the choices of people, we see a wide range of behaviors.
But as we do them yet again and capture them, we finally can begin to develop a planet-wide memory system.
This is a good thing because it means that high degrees of utility (the economists' word for "happiness") can be achieved with a wide variety of goods.
Or these jobs can be divorced from economic realities, as the struggling painter or actor decides simply to do what he loves and live off the minimum income afforded by this planet-wide prosperity.
The World Wide Web will play an enormous role in ending war, on several levels.
Round the house was a wide piazza, where the mountain winds blew, sweet with all wood-scents.
Thus it is that Even as the roots, shut in the darksome earth, Share in the tree-top's joyance, and conceive Of sunshine and wide air and winged things, By sympathy of nature, so do I gave evidence of things unseen.
In one heavy thunder-shower the lightning struck a large pitch pine across the pond, making a very conspicuous and perfectly regular spiral groove from top to bottom, an inch or more deep, and four or five inches wide, as you would groove a walking-stick.
When I made most noise he would stretch out his neck, and erect his neck feathers, and open his eyes wide; but their lids soon fell again, and he began to nod.
When I crossed Flint's Pond, after it was covered with snow, though I had often paddled about and skated over it, it was so unexpectedly wide and so strange that I could think of nothing but Baffin's Bay.
There is a canal two rods wide along the northerly and westerly sides, and wider still at the east end.
The count jumped up and, swaying from side to side, spread his arms wide and threw them round the little girl who had run in.
Tall and stout, holding high her fifty-year-old head with its gray curls, she stood surveying the guests, and leisurely arranged her wide sleeves as if rolling them up.
"She let the hawk fly upward from her wide right sleeve," went the song, arousing an involuntary sensation of courage and cheerfulness.
Nesvitski and Zherkov were so surprised by this outburst that they gazed at Bolkonski silently with wide-open eyes.
He wore an unfastened cloak, wide breeches hanging down in creases, and a crumpled shako on the back of his head.
The wide expanse that opened out before the heights on which the Russian batteries stood guarding the bridge was at times veiled by a diaphanous curtain of slanting rain, and then, suddenly spread out in the sunlight, far-distant objects could be clearly seen glittering as though freshly varnished.
"And then, old fellow, he gives him one in the teeth with the butt end of his gun..." a soldier whose greatcoat was well tucked up said gaily, with a wide swing of his arm.
His eyes ran rapidly over the wide space, but he only saw that the hitherto motionless masses of the French now swayed and that there really was a battery to their left.
Another, without looking round, as though fearing to relax, shouted with his mouth wide open and passed on.
Exactly opposite Weyrother, with his glistening wide-open eyes fixed upon him and his mustache twisted upwards, sat the ruddy Miloradovich in a military pose, his elbows turned outwards, his hands on his knees, and his shoulders raised.
"Mary Bogdanovna, I think it's beginning!" said Princess Mary looking at the midwife with wide-open eyes of alarm.
A trench was dug three and a half feet wide, four feet eight inches deep, and eight feet long.
And why not enjoy myself? thought Natasha, gazing at Helene with wide-open, wondering eyes.
Natasha, animated and excited, looked about her with wide-open frightened eyes and seemed merrier than usual.
Natasha kept looking uneasily at everybody with wide-open eyes, as if wishing to intercept every glance directed toward her, and tried to appear the same as usual.
Natasha looked at Sonya with wide-open eyes as if she could not grasp the question.
"Do you know, one Christmas I drove from Tver," said Anatole, smilingly at the recollection and turning to Makarin who gazed rapturously at him with wide-open eyes.
But Natasha was not asleep; with pale face and fixed wide-open eyes she looked straight before her.
He took Balashev by the arm and crossed the room with him, unconsciously clearing a path seven yards wide as the people on both sides made way for him.
With wide-open eyes she gazed at the moonlight and the shadows, expecting every moment to see his dead face, and she felt that the silence brooding over the house and within it held her fast.
Kutuzov looked at him with eyes wide open with dismay and then took off his cap and crossed himself:
Tipsy and perspiring, with dim eyes and wide-open mouths, they were all laboriously singing some song or other.
Those standing in front, who had seen and heard what had taken place before them, all stood with wide-open eyes and mouths, straining with all their strength, and held back the crowd that was pushing behind them.
Her head moved from side to side from habit, but her eyes, feverishly wide, looked fixedly before her.
"Yes, a new happiness was revealed to me of which man cannot be deprived," he thought as he lay in the semidarkness of the quiet hut, gazing fixedly before him with feverish wide open eyes.
Peter the valet, who was now wide awake, had roused the doctor.
It was difficult to hide such a big pistol even under his wide coat.
He had read only a few lines when he turned pale and his eyes opened wide with fear and joy.
Not noticing the monk, who had risen to greet her and was drawing back the wide sleeve on his right arm, she went up to Sonya and took her hand.
"Yes, yes!" cried Natasha opening her eyes wide, and vaguely recalling that Sonya had told her something about Prince Andrew whom she had seen lying down.
Isn't the road wide enough? said he, turning to a man behind him who was not pushing him at all.
"They'll cweep up to the garden; you'll wide up fwom there with the Cossacks"--he pointed to a spot in the forest beyond the village--"and I with my hussars fwom here.
Little Nicholas, who had just waked up in a cold perspiration, sat up in bed and gazed before him with wide-open eyes.
Carmen shoved a wide-eyed Destiny into his arms and turned to follow Dulce.
She'll wake up in the middle of the night, wide awake.
That wide-eyed innocent look and those full lips reminded him of a fairytale princess.
The moment his lips touched hers, she was wide awake.
She followed Cade up the steps and across the wide porch, waiting as he unlocked the door.
They rode across a mesa and then descended to a wide creek.
Finally, approaching noon, we crossed over a wide stream.
We were provided with a database that allowed us to identify various vehicles.
There was a four foot wide Double Christian Door, Indian Shutters and "Pumpkin Pine" colored wide board flooring.
Usually we rely on Betsy's sole decision as a method of choosing a case but the wide spread interest in this kidnapping caused her to share it with all of us.
Just under six feet tall, wide-shouldered and lean, Darkyn's youthful appearance was framed by short, dark hair.
Just then Fred returned, a mile-wide smirk on his face, a ream of papers clutched in his hand.
The tracker was wide and thick, a head smaller than Gabriel, and built like a boulder.
"I am not," he said with a wide grin.
"Kris, real people aren't supposed to go through the shadow world," Ully said, wide eyes on the man with glowing amber eyes.
Next minute there was a roar and a sharp crash, and at her side Dorothy saw the ground open in a wide crack and then come together again.
Some had long, curved noses and chins, small eyes and wide, grinning mouths.
I have thus a tight shingled and plastered house, ten feet wide by fifteen long, and eight-feet posts, with a garret and a closet, a large window on each side, two trap doors, one door at the end, and a brick fireplace opposite.
As he was going along a foot path across a wide- open space adjoining the Povarskoy on one side and the gardens of Prince Gruzinski's house on the other, Pierre suddenly heard the desperate weeping of a woman close to him.
The minute they entered the room Connie shut the door and turned to her with wide eyes.
A hawk made a wide swing across the grassland and then suddenly dived, jerking up at the last second, its great wings straining as it pumped back into the air with added weight.
She reached over, extending her hand to Cynthia, a wide smile on her face and a little kid look that said she was absolutely thrilled at the prospect of the upcoming trip.
When they stopped beside a wide shallow creek, he crouched with his back to her.
She caught her breath and glanced up at him with wide eyes.
The house was a two-story building with a wide wraparound porch.
Betsy asked, wide eyed.
"Happy to help," Toni said with a wide smile.
He sounded wide awake.
The wheels of the Conestoga wagons had been modified with wide rims to even the load on the sand.
Damian smiled wide and opened the door, sliding into the passenger seat.