Without speaking another word to anyone, he left the room.
"Love," he said, as if the one word were a full explanation.
And Princess Mary uttered aloud the caressing word he had said to her on the day of his death.
The old countess, not letting go of his hand and kissing it every moment, sat beside him: the rest, crowding round him, watched every movement, word, or look of his, never taking their blissfully adoring eyes off him.
And that's my last word on it.
Every word and action of his was the manifestation of an activity unknown to him, which was his life.
"The word attack is always on your tongue, but you don't see that we are unable to execute complicated maneuvers," said he to Miloradovich who asked permission to advance.
A healthy man can tear himself away from the deepest reflections to say a civil word to someone who comes in and can then return again to his own thoughts.
Neither he nor she said a word about what "Natasha nursing him" might mean, but thanks to this letter Nicholas suddenly became almost as intimate with the princess as if they were relations.
He could not understand the value or significance of any word or deed taken separately.
Not by a single word had Nicholas alluded to the fact that Prince Andrew's relations with Natasha might, if he recovered, be renewed, but Princess Mary saw by his face that he knew and thought of this.
Besides, Monsieur Kiril, you have only to say a word to the captain, you know.
For this purpose a capable officer, Bolkhovitinov, was chosen, who was to explain the whole affair by word of mouth, besides delivering a written report.
I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Pierre did not understand a word, but the conviction that all this had to be grew stronger, and he meekly followed Anna Mikhaylovna who was already opening a door.
After reading the first words of the Gospel: "In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God," Pierre went round the table and saw a large open box filled with something.
"Yes, most precious... a royal word," said Count Rostov, with a sob.
He gave me his word he would not retreat, but suddenly sent instructions that he was retiring that night.
Nicholas was somewhere with the army and had not sent a word since his last letter, in which he had given a detailed account of his meeting with Princess Mary.
"They say that the rivals are reconciled, thanks to the angina..." and the word angina was repeated with great satisfaction.
He did not say another word to Petya but rode in silence all the way.
But that man, so heedless of his words, did not once during the whole time of his activity utter one word inconsistent with the single aim toward which he moved throughout the whole war.
Whenever any one asks me if she will understand this or that word I always reply: Never mind whether she understands each separate word of a sentence or not.
His every word and movement was described with ecstasy.
Helene laughed, "that Dolokhov was my lover," she said in French with her coarse plainness of speech, uttering the word amant as casually as any other word, "and you believed it!
He was knocking the back of his head against the floor, hoarsely uttering some word which he kept repeating.
Prince Bolkonski listened as a presiding judge receives a report, only now and then, silently or by a brief word, showing that he took heed of what was being reported to him.
"On my word, I don't know what I've done with it," he said.
Princess Mary could not quite make out what he had said, but from his look it was clear that he had uttered a tender caressing word such as he had never used to her before.
"I give my word of honor as a Wussian officer," said Denisov, "that I can bweak Napoleon's line of communication!"
"I have come... simply... you know... come... it interests me," said Pierre, who had so often that day senselessly repeated that word "interesting."
The nobility don't gwudge theah lives--evewy one of us will go and bwing in more wecwuits, and the sov'weign" (that was the way he referred to the Emperor) "need only say the word and we'll all die fo' him!" added the orator with animation.
She recalled all her life with him and in every word and act of his found an expression of his love of her.
"Yes, yes, it really was pink!" cried Natasha, who now thought she too remembered the word pink being used, and saw in this the most extraordinary and mysterious part of the prediction.
And do you know, Daddy, the day before yesterday we ran at them and, my word, they didn't let us get near before they just threw down their muskets and went on their knees.
A few minutes later the footman returned with Dessalles, who brought word from the princess that she would be very glad to see Pierre if he would excuse her want of ceremony and come upstairs to her apartment.
He felt that there was now a judge of his every word and action whose judgment mattered more to him than that of all the rest of the world.
She caught the unfinished word in its flight and took it straight into her open heart, divining the secret meaning of all Pierre's mental travail.
No, it can't be, he told himself at every look, gesture, and word that filled his soul with joy.
In every word and gesture he saw allusions to his happiness.
She no longer complained of her position, did not say a word about the past, and no longer feared to make happy plans for the future.
Of course he was not to be trifled with either--in a word, he was a real master!