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He peered behind her.
The boy got up at once, and sat behind the king.
It stood behind the door.
I took the shortest way through the little park behind the palace.
But the brightest summer has winter behind it.Advertisement
They heard the sound of voices behind them.
She wanted to show it to the little boy in the seat behind us.
Closing it behind her, she moved into the cool moist air.
They had to move forward, and leave the past behind them.
With that behind her, she turned to another subject - one equally disturbing.Advertisement
Suddenly he heard a rustling noise behind him.
At that point, the iffy parts of human history are behind us and it is blue skies and clean sailing ahead.
We followed behind him.
Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.
The four lawyers rode along, one behind another; for the pathway was narrow, and the mud on each side of it was deep.Advertisement
But that was behind them.
The headlights behind provided a sense of false security.
Carmen was looking at someone behind the camera and Alex was looking at a girl who stood about five feet from him.
Only an occasional sound of brush being pushed aside indicated he was still behind her.
He was afraid of falling behind the hussars, so much afraid that his heart stood still.Advertisement
The cogs were working behind those blue eyes.
She squeezed behind the barrel as the office door opened.
She squatted behind a screen of brush and watched.
Brandon leaned down and spoke to the woman behind the wheel.
She kept coming up behind me and putting her hand on the paper and into the ink-bottle.Advertisement
I dropped the salt shaker behind the stove.
There was a soft step behind her, and then his hands were on her waist, his thumbs nimbly working the tense muscles.
Just behind it they came upon some dozens of soldiers, continually replaced by others, who ran from the entrenchment.
The door closed behind him.
At such times Dorothy, Zeb and the Wizard all pushed behind, and lifted the wheels over the roughest places; so they managed, by dint of hard work, to keep going.Advertisement
The dead and for the most part unmerchantable wood behind my house, and the driftwood from the pond, have supplied the remainder of my fuel.
The quilt of a high, white feather bed was just visible behind a screen.
The adjutants and battalion and regimental commanders mounted, crossed themselves, gave final instructions, orders, and commissions to the baggage men who remained behind, and the monotonous tramp of thousands of feet resounded.
She waved her hand behind her.
She closed the door behind her.Advertisement
He took her arm, pulling her behind him.
Behind them followed a long procession of the women of Rome.
As we consider the lot of those left behind, it becomes clearer how the end of scarcity will have a profound impact on the world.
When having limbered up the only two cannon that remained uninjured out of the four, they began moving down the hill (one shattered gun and one unicorn were left behind), Prince Andrew rode up to Tushin.
My place was on the street behind theirs, one house over so the corners of our lots touched.Advertisement
Toni pushed both women behind him, and Darian took a teetering step towards him.
Dusty waited until he heard the door close behind him before he moved.
Dusty strode to the small gym behind the main house, stripping off his jacket and shirt as he did so.
Darkyn's hands were clasped behind his back.
A wide porch peeked from behind three stucco arches.Advertisement
You've got to put it behind you and get on with your life.
It was a hang-up but when she returned moments later, she heard a car leaving the alley behind her house.
Without a word, Howie crossed to the basement stairs, with Quinn close behind.
I'm the poop the black sheep left behind in the pen.
My wife stood in front of the others as they all waited behind her.Advertisement
As the others remained behind the closed door of the conference room, I went out to lunch on my own.
Sensing someone behind me, I turned just enough to see my wife sitting in a chair, her eyes closed.
I thought when all this was behind us, we could reminisce about it and maybe revel in all the good we managed to accomplish.
Pual followed a few steps behind.
A person behind me answered nervously.
Now my two treasures are secure behind me as I'm off to my wooded sanctuary.
With extreme trepidation, I complied, closing the door behind me.
He stepped out from behind me, holding his large knife.
Cautiously, I stepped outside the motel room door, closing it behind me.
My heart fell, knowing the session I'd left behind was over and with it, our final attempt to locate Grasso's hide away.
I heard her snarl from behind the wooden door.
Purple-eyes looked at her, and she shrank behind Green-eyes.
The man who spoke snatched her arms from behind and shoved her into the kitchen.
She showed no sign of life until he locked the door behind them.
He looked at his watch again, then settled in bed on his side behind her.
The agitated voice came from behind her, jarring her.
Bianca closed the door behind her then tried to open it again.
It makes no sense, but I couldn't ever leave that night behind.
He wrenched the door open and slammed it behind him.
She stopped at a stoplight, only for the car behind her to slide into her.
There was only one other customer and several baristas talking loudly behind the counter.
She withdrew, and he felt the loss of her presence like the sun going behind a cloud.
He sat on the ottoman in front of her, reaching out to tuck her hair behind her ear.
He touched her automatically, stroking the side of her face and tucking errant curls behind her ear.
Talon hauled her along until he, too, was worn out and she dropped behind both.
The world dumped her on top of a pile of sand near the boardwalk with the angry black sea roaring behind her.
He looked over his shoulder again at the dark landscape behind him.
He lowered the woman to her feet and pushed her behind him.
The woman moved behind him, her confused green eyes on Jule.
Yully closed the door behind her, shaking out of fear and cold.
Sean asked from behind her.
Jule sensed a great deal of turmoil behind his calm features and pitied the man.
Jule eased out of the garage and closed the door behind him.
The garage door behind him opened, and he whirled.
Too weak to push it off, he let his head drop back onto the cushion behind him.
Dusty slammed the door behind him and entered the living room, his sharp gaze taking in every dark corner before he sat.
He closed the doorway behind him.
He waited for the portal behind her to close.
She peered behind them, as if searching to see if he'd been followed.
Suddenly, a light appeared, not from before but behind him.
There was a sound, perhaps a foot fall, not behind them, but ahead.
She turned on her knees and vomited behind her while Cynthia closed her eyes and wept.
He circled the small, blonde woman and stopped behind her, gaze on Gabriel's name, which was written across her back, along with the Immortal mating script.
He clasped his hands behind his back and drew a deep breath.
Gabe approached and stopped behind her, claiming the alcohol with one hand.
His voice grew hushed, as if the all-important guests behind each door might hear him.
A storm brewed on the horizon, visible through the window behind Death.
Kris.s voice came from the doorway behind her.
The sound came from behind it, as if someone were trying to open the door.
The intensity of his look pinned her to the door behind her.
Suddenly, a dark form launched itself from behind a group of boulders onto her path.
I need this behind us.
Jackson's anger stemmed more from the fact that he wanted to ask about Elisabeth's frame of mind, rather than from Sarah going behind his back.
He lay on his side watching her sleep, wondering what dreams lived behind the sweet smile on her face.
Elisabeth stood behind the sofa, rubbing Jackson's shoulders and neck.
He stepped behind Elisabeth's stool, placed his hands on her shoulders, and kissed the top of her head.
He walked to the drawing room with the wolf close behind.
Jackson slid both arms around her from behind and pulled her close.
Elisabeth stood behind Jackson, and held her hands on his shoulders.
She searched his eyes for a reason behind the distress they revealed.
Jackson turned the camera on, placed it in front of her and stood behind her with his hands on her shoulders, feeling tension in them.
Cassandra sidled up behind him whining, "Victor, you promised I could stake him."
Hmm, maybe since Victor was behind it, it didn't work.
I'm strictly a stay-at-home couch detective, behind the scenes, back-room guy, like Father Brown or Nero Wolfe.
He leaped into the saddle, and away he dashed with his officers close behind him.
A few such trees in the backyard behind your condo, cabin, or yurt would be enough to satisfy your power requirements.
But over time, these dehumanizing jobs are what will be "left behind," not the people who perform them.
After the play I was permitted to go behind the scenes and meet her in her royal costume.
A fat major skirted a bush, puffing and falling out of step; a soldier who had fallen behind, his face showing alarm at his defection, ran at a trot, panting to catch up with his company.
The marshals stood behind him not venturing to distract his attention.
The foreboding of evil that had suddenly come over Rostov was more and more confirmed the farther he rode into the region behind the village of Pratzen, which was full of troops of all kinds.
A cannon ball killed someone behind them, another fell in front and splashed Dolokhov with blood.
Those standing behind noticed what a speaker omitted to say and hastened to supply it.
When I noticed his flashing lights behind me, I nearly raced away but he'd have caught me.
Besides, if he was imprisoned for a crime like these murders, he'd still be rotting behind bars.
You think perhaps the FBI is behind it?
Who is behind this enterprise?
As I tried to rise to my knees I was grabbed from behind and once again, I felt a knife at my throat!
I was dragged to my feet from behind by my captor as police burst through the door and the room ignited with the blinding glow of several flash lights.
I heard another sound as Molly came across the room and stood behind my wife.
He sat behind his desk and motioned me to a side chair.
He swears he won't leave them behind.
It was strange sitting here, talking to a confessed rapist, with the sound of what was probably more of them eating dinner behind me.
I lined up behind an old fellow whose odor almost caused me to skip the meal entirely but I stuck with it and was rewarded by a tasty bowl of chicken soup and a fresh baked roll.
Put it behind you, Howie.
It looks like he'd just come out of the shower and got it from behind, with something heavy.
Four of the five vamps he'd chosen as bodyguards were exchanging looks of derision behind his back, and the vamp he tried to interrogate was openly ridiculing him.
I found his body behind his bar.
The door closed behind her, and he pointed to a chair.
He covered Sofia with a comforter and closed the door to his bedroom behind him.
She closed the door behind her, dressed in clothing that accentuated her large breasts and tight body.
I'm interested— She ignored him and slammed the door behind her, returning to her room, angry and agitated.
Pierre obeyed and closed the doors behind him.
She leapt up and closed the door behind her, turmoil in her breast.
She wanted him, the man behind the titles and the power.
Images flowed behind her eyelids, most too fleeting to catch.
Damian listened to the door close behind her, stunned by what he'd seen in her thoughts.
He clasped his arms behind his head and lay down, impervious to the cold.
He closed the door behind him with a cold laugh, not bothering to bind her.
The man with the green eyes was suddenly behind him, watching her.
She watched him, tempted to run away, before realizing the amount of activity in the halls behind her guaranteed her capture.
Darian placed her behind Dustin and climbed behind Rainy.
He clasped his hands behind his back.
Dustin gave a tense nod and pushed her behind him, out of the Watcher's path.
He closed the door behind him.
Deidre closed the door behind her and walked down the hallway.
He tossed his shirt on the chair behind her.
Deidre heard him approach from behind.
She was stuck with the creature behind the evil in the world.
She wasn't so sure she wanted to know what was behind that door.
His attention was on a point behind her, and she turned to see a portal waiting.
She glanced back over her shoulder to see Darkyn standing where she left him, hands clasped behind his back, watching her with the cold smile that told her there was more going on than she suspected.
She heard the sound of a weapon scraping a scabbard behind her and turned.
He motioned for the Immortal behind her to leave.
He approached and circled her, pausing behind her.
He stood a few meters away, hands clasped behind his back.
She started to shake, unable to bear the idea of more children dying or living with the creature behind it.
He tugged her out from behind the chair then turned her gently.
Why would he want the dealer behind those who hurt her?
A portal appeared behind him, and he left without another word.
He caught her wrists and pinned them behind her, more interested in feeding.
She heard what was behind his message, the cunning edge Darkyn didn't try to hide behind pretty words like Wynn did.
Deidre looked behind her, expecting to see Darkyn behind her and relieved that he wasn't.
Darkyn's arm slid around her when the portal closed behind Gabriel.
She blinked, not registering the deity was behind her until he spoke.
Selyn hurried across the room to a pad of paper and pen that Wynn had clearly left behind, if his tight writing on the back cover was any indication.
They inched forward, one behind the other, hands at their sides lest they rub the slime of the rock walls that wept on either side.
They slopped forward, feet sloshing the muddy floor, no longer trying to avoid the water that oozed in rivulets down the narrow passageway, back toward the entrance, now out of sight behind them.
The girl was close enough behind him to smell the dankness of his tangled locks.
She hobbled up behind where he knelt.
Mr. Westlake, dressed in his usual dusty and patched attire, pressed Cynthia for the reason behind her unusual reticence.
It was a beautiful smile that caused Dean to wonder what life the young girl had left behind.
When Dean saw the flashing lights behind him he was startled until he recognized the white Chevy Blazer, the sheriff's car, and his reaction turned from concern to a smile.
The sheriff's office was located only a few blocks east of Bird Song, behind the County Court House, where Fred O'Connor would report for jury duty the following Tuesday.
Just trying to get you mellow enough to tell me why you've got a bug up your behind.
I didn't leave SB the Owl behind because I didn't love him.
At least Randy and Jen had years of history together, most of their education behind them, and what would ultimately prove to be supportive parents.
When she finished, still attired in bathrobe and floppy slippers, and leaving a cloud of flour behind her, she crept upstairs to talk to Fred; a conversation that lasted thirty minutes.
If I find out it was one of those Dawkins boys, I'll respond in like fashion, and out in the open, not hiding behind boulders.
She thinks she set it down when we hid behind the boulder—after the shot.
Dean could see nothing behind him, only the slope directly beneath his feet.
He'd seen him jogging the highway, his long hair, now covered by a helmet, spilling behind him.
Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald moved out from behind the lights and strutted over to her.
Paul was number three in the computer line, behind Brandon Westlake, and brother Joseph.
It was a shock for David Dean to see Fred O'Connor sitting on a wooden stool behind bars at the Ouray County jail.
Dean slammed the door behind him and hurried after her into the darkened room.
Dean felt the wall behind him for a light switch.
He was yards behind and took copious notes.
After fumbling in her pocket, she found a book of matches and lit the cigarette she had stuck behind her ear.
Lydia staggered to her feet and joined them, leaving the grisly sight behind.
Wynn didn't want to imagine what Darkyn did to the sweet girl he left behind in Hell.
Wynn pitied her but wasn't about to ask any favors of the demon lord that didn't involve Wynn leaving Hell – and Deidre – behind.
Darkyn waited beside an open door, hands clasped behind his back in a deceptive display of ease.
Silently agreeing, Wynn released the breath he held only after he heard the door close behind Darkyn.
They continued, and Deidre's attention went to a small shop behind the tents, from which incense drifted.
Light flared suddenly behind her, and she turned curiously.
She hadn't heard the demon drop from the top of the building to land a few feet behind her.
Soft voices drew her attention to the doorway, where she was able to hear but not see Cora behind the massive frame of Gabriel.
Tymkyn, the best tracker in the underworld, stood behind him, hands clasped and chest heaving.
Deidre opened her door to him and closed it behind him.
With the power of Hell behind him, Darkyn could raise an Army of Souls to wipe out the mortal realm.
He shifted behind her and was quiet for a long moment.
Darkyn stood behind her.
A second demon appeared behind Darkyn.
Only when he sensed the approach of someone behind him did he realized it was real.
The woman in the bed behind him wouldn't hurt anyone else.
Deidre stirred from behind him.
Sensing her alarm, Darkyn's mate turned and took the arm of the girl behind her, pushing her towards the black door to Hell.
Something about the woman looked familiar, but it was hard to identify her from behind.
Alex came up behind her and put his arms around her waist.
When his warm lips pressed against the soft area behind her ear, she abandoned the knife and turned around, expecting to see a twinkle in his eyes and a smile on his lips.
So absorbed was she in thought that she didn't notice when he entered the room behind her.
The Appaloosa stallion loved to run, and Princess couldn't be left behind.
His gaze searched the woods behind them in a way that made her nervous.
The front door swung open behind her and his boots clicked across the hardwood floor, stopping at the kitchen doorway.
Coming up behind her, he grasped her waist and pulled her into the circle of his arms.
She pulled in behind his truck and took Destiny out of the car.
He chuckled as he came in behind her and shut the door.
Reaching down, he placed one arm behind her knees and the other around her back, gently lifting her into his arms.
Behind them the red-headed man followed for only a few seconds before turning back toward the house.
It was hard to believe Lori would be behind this latest attack.
And yet, the man who stabbed him was behind bars, and the person who hired him had confessed.
Nothing felt right, so she decided to tuck her hands behind her back and simply lean against the wall.
White high-heeled sandals clicked smartly as she walked across the porch behind Alex.
Lacing fingers behind her neck, she arched back, feeling the muscles in her back stretch.
The door opened behind her and Alex walked in.
As she watched him in the mirror, he stopped behind her and surveyed her soberly.
With Destiny buckled in safely and Jonathan sitting beside her, he climbed behind the wheel and started the car.
Leaning back in the chair and lacing fingers behind his neck, that bland gaze roved over her face again.
She snatched her pillow off the bed and walked out of the room, closing the door behind her.
Did he know Lori was behind the attack?
Coming out of the trees was the mother bear, and behind her, the two cubs.
Behind her she heard him chuckle.
He grabbed her around the waist and swept her into his arms, holding the basket behind her.
His gaze shifted to a point behind her and the smile left his face.
He stepped behind her and put his arms around her waist, pulling her back against his chest.
Deidre turned to see if there was someone behind her the stranger spoke to.
She commiserated with the brown-tinged blossoms left behind by other customers who didn't want to be so close to death.
Wynn debated the meaning behind the words.
The guy behind the counter was staring at her, his mouth lax and his eyes wide.
The gateway closed behind him.
Deidre paced on the beach behind her bungalow, unable to do anything but lecture herself over and over about how stupid she was to sleep with some random stranger.
He gripped her wrists and held them behind her back.
The Dark One's mysterious search for something past-Deidre left behind began to make sense.
While he didn't want his death-dealers to fear him, he also recognized the look in her eyes and those of the assassins behind her.
Gabriel settled behind her, his long legs stretching out on either side of her.
He clasped his arms behind his back, waiting politely.
She didn't open her eyes or release her breath until she heard the door close behind him.
The scraping of leather against leather, the hollow clatter of stone and shale, the rustle of whatever creature settled behind her.
She registered nothing but darkness and cold for a while before the cold began to fade, and the night behind her eyelids lightened.
Deidre opened the door into the familiar chamber and closed it behind her, leaning against it.
Katie Young looked at the speedometer, which read thirty-seven when the blue lights flared up behind her, jarring her out of the pre-coffee morning stupor.
The man shut the door behind them.
He jabbed his thumb toward the wall behind him, where she made out the slender nickel doorknob in the space between two shelves of ancient books.
Her move toward the fire was reflected in a small mirror behind the desk in front of which he stood.
She walked through the masses, comfortably hidden behind her mask.
Most of his face was hidden behind the mask, but his silver-white hair was too familiar to be anyone else's.
You talk big behind those bars, little girl.
Sasha had told him many things before to try to break him, but this time, he sensed the truth behind the words.
There was a long pause before she sensed him change forms behind her.
She turned around, but saw no doorway behind her.
Kiki gave him a shove, and the older woman closed the door behind them.
A throat cleared behind him.
He wore his customary all black, his dark eyes hidden behind dark shades.
Katie heard the sounds of laugher and talk from behind the closed door.
Determined to enjoy her first relaxing experience in a few weeks, she watched to make sure the door closed behind him and went to the locker room.
She didn't fully register his words until the door closed behind him.
She dozed in the car during the forty-five-minute drive into northern Virginia, where her sister's fiancé owned a mansion secreted behind towering shrubbery and a gate that swung open to welcome her.
She closed the door behind them in the massive bedchamber that was hers and whirled.
She ran hard and left the sounds of the battle behind her, her thoughts on Rhyn and nothing else.
The sound of fighting erupted behind her, and she stopped before the trail curved out of sight to see Rhyn standing over his first victim, a demon in a jaguar form.
He changed shape before descending behind Kris.
You must understand there is a reason behind what I ask of you that will not become clear for some time.
The woman.s face was hidden behind a mass of blonde hair, but he recognized the hot pink fingernails instantly.
He sensed the demon.s pain behind its attempt at a chipper tone.
The stark red of blood against white snow caught his attention, and he circled the park behind the castle.
He heard whispers traded behind doors and cottages and waited.
Rhyn waited until the healer passed him and then stepped into the shadow world behind him.
The door swung closed behind her, and fear trickled through her.
She tried to keep her breathing steady even as she wanted to run screaming and hide behind Rhyn.
Kris disappeared into the portal behind him.
Katie closed the door to the bedroom behind her.
We haven.t been able to record everyone.s names yet, but what we have is in the guestbook in the office, down that hall, last door on the right, the woman replied, pointing to a hallway behind her.
Megan closed the door behind her, and Katie sank down onto the bed.
He allowed her to pull him into her small room and close the door behind him.
Kiki obeyed and left, closing the door behind him.
She left the sounds of the battle behind her, her thoughts on Rhyn and nothing else.
A'Ran left the command center for the practice fields, the area behind the dwelling where his men fought.
Turning away, she missed the movement behind her as another of the creatures appeared from beneath the bed.
It was safer for her to imagine someone sitting just behind her wall weaving clothing and sending it to her or anyone else as they requested.
Behind the tent and its low, shallow steps was a small group of blond warriors surrounding a fifth man with darker skin and hair.
He'd been fighting, but tucked the sword behind his body, as if to protect Talal from it.
The door closed behind them as he strode through the lighted, vacant halls, following a familiar path on the way to the chamber.
She wasn't expecting his kiss or the passion behind it.
His quick pace forced her to trot to keep up, and the two warriors behind her let her go to pursue their leader.
Neither spoke to her, only stood quietly while their warriors remained in the hallway behind them.
No telling what tales their ghosts could spin and what unfinished business they left behind.
Donnie Ryland followed close behind him.
She bent down, kissed him, and gave him a pat on his behind.
Edith hesitated, as if embarrassed but then sat next to Cynthia Dean, adjusting the dress behind her.
Dean put his arms behind his head.
Fred O'Connor beat a hasty retreat out the back door, looking like the Pied Piper with Donnie and Martha tagging behind, the Annie Quincy notebook under his arm.
He kissed Cynthia good-bye and strolled the sun-lit streets the short distance to Sheriff Jake Weller's office behind the courthouse.
He plopped down on one of the wooden chairs, oblivious to Cynthia who sighed and began wiping up behind him.
He continued to trudge forward, leaving the river and crowds behind.
Cop two remained a dozen steps behind them as if to let the pair know they'd better do as they were told.
Mick, trailing behind with Penny, called over his shoulder, "Why don't you just round up all of Shipton's enemies, rent a stadium and interview them?"
A breeze pushed the last of the storm up the valley, moving it south, toward the mountains behind him.
Clouds from the retreating storm looked like a triumphant army, hauling away its ordinance for another engagement—with only white-gray stragglers tagging behind.
We can leave Ouray, leave your wife behind.
Dean made a move toward her, but she scurried out the door with a loud laugh, still naked, dragging her white dress behind her.
Franny had been first on the scene behind Dean, dressed only in panties, her arms covering her tiny breasts, shivering as much at the sight as the chill of the early winter morning.
Nope. I was there right off the bat, right behind screaming Gladys.
Mrs. Lincoln formed a pillow behind the old man's head.
I'm glad all of it is behind us.
I just wanted to put the whole business out of my mind, behind me.
His eyes, behind the Chopard Aviators, were a deep yellow gold.
All the comforts of home, except behind the rich brocade fabric walls stood twenty-four inches of rebar reinforced concrete and the door consisted of eight-inch diameter solid steel bars.
With that, Jackson left the room, locking the door behind him while Connor stared after him, mouth agape.
The pantry stood hidden behind a closet near the bar.
He slid up right behind her before she could duck into a shop.
He brushed her hair behind her ear.
After a few minutes, he heard Sarah behind him, though something sounded strange.
Jackson leaned back a little and clasped his hands behind his head.
She poured the coffees and headed to the door with Jackson behind her.
He sidled up behind her as she ordered a drink.
It sat on a table, and behind it were two easels and a stool.
Tucking her hair behind her ear, he murmured, "It's going to be a long week."
Approaching from behind, she noticed a bottle of scotch on the table, along with the two glasses.
Jackson lay back with his hands behind his head, replaying the night, still hardly believing it was real.
Embracing her from behind, he untied her robe and slid his hands around her waist.
Confessing there in her kitchen was not an option, but he needed to have this behind them, so decided he would tell her as soon as possible.
Behind her, she heard Katie enter the barn.
They left Katie behind in the dairy and entered the other side of the barn.
Behind her, she heard Alex let out a long breath.
He rubbed Tessa behind the ears and his expression became distant.
He laced fingers behind his head and stretched his back, glancing around at the herd as he spoke.