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  • Later as she lay awake beside him, listening to the sound of his breathing, it occurred to her that they had fallen into the pattern of making up by making love.

  • To her horror, she discovered it was Destiny breathing.

  • Both were healthy and breathing on their own.

  • She felt dizzy from breathing off the top of her lungs.

  • She encircled his neck with one arm, noting that his breathing didn't seem at all labored as he carried her across the creek.

  • Yancey was barely breathing hard.

  • She was having a hard time of it, but she was breathing.

  • She heard him stretch out on the ground and within minutes his breathing changed.

  • The big bay was breathing hard when they stopped to rest.

  • The master bath was tidy, so she left the room and pulled the door shut, breathing a long sigh.

  • Almost immediately his breathing changed and she knew he was asleep.

  • I could easily tell from his breathing patterns sleep was illusive.

  • I heard rhythmic breathing, signifying normal sleep.

  • I detected his rhythmic breathing within minutes.

  • I could hear the sound of a baby breathing coming from a monitor on the coffee table.

  • There isn't a doubt in my mind I'm breathing now because of him.

  • There were tears on her face, and her breathing was shallow and ragged.

  • Her large eyes were pinned to his, her pupils dilated and breathing quick.

  • Her lips grew hungrier, her breathing quickened, her body warmer.

  • He was breathing hard.

  • He gathered her warm body in his arms and smoothed away the curls that clung to his face, breathing her deep scent before he dropped into the first peaceful slumber in ages.

  • Talon shoved her back into the valley with a snarled threat under his breath, and she hurried out of the trough again, breathing hard by the time she'd clambered twenty feet to the top.

  • Her flawless face was flushed, her breathing quick.

  • Her breathing was the only sound in the still hallway.

  • Their breathing synced, and she stilled.

  • The needle was smaller than she remembered needles being, and she steadied her breathing before plunging it into his arm.

  • Her breathing quickened, her heart fluttering.

  • He looked down, and she bounded to the kitchen, surprised to find her breathing ragged after such a simple kiss.

  • You must focus on controlling your breathing and keep your eye on the target.

  • Jenn checked his eyes and lowered her ear to his mouth to make sure he was breathing.

  • She raised her eyes to his, her breathing uneven.

  • She steadied her breathing, swearing to herself that these would be the last to die at her father's hands.

  • Yully steadied her breathing and obeyed, taking comfort in the power of the site.

  • Her legs felt weak, and she sat heavily on the curb, struggling to control her breathing so she didn't pass out.

  • She retreated to her apartment, breathing raggedly, with cold tears stiffening her cheeks.

  • She obeyed, breathing raggedly.

  • Her breathing stilled, and she strained against the bindings.

  • Damian met his gaze, and they sat in the kitchen, bloodied and breathing hard as they recovered.

  • Her blood surged with desire, her breathing quickening.

  • He pulled back, breathing deeply.

  • A bloodied woman lay on the bed, unconscious and breathing shallowly.

  • Darian didn't resist, and Damian delighted in the idea that the sound of him breathing meant his brother was truly alive.

  • Breathing ragged, she tilted her head in submission.

  • Its breathing was labored, and it sighed when they reached its chair.

  • The odd scent was closer, and she found herself breathing in deeply to try to capture it.

  • He rested on top of her, breathing hard, as he pressed her into the bed.

  • She controlled her breathing to keep her frantic emotions from consuming her.

  • Deidre's quick breathing was loud in her ears.

  • Deidre's breathing was ragged as she tried to process what she was about to do.

  • The girl appeared to be sleeping, her breathing deep and steady.

  • She began to steady her breathing and focus, so she could draw a portal when they were gone.

  • She crossed the short distance to her mate and paused in front of him, breathing in his dark scent.

  • She leaned into him, breathing in his scent.

  • Deidre heard her own harsh breathing.

  • Her breathing quickened as she realized what she'd done.

  • But no such calls came, and breathing became easier as the day moved along.

  • He wrapped his arms around her, breathing in her womanly musk.

  • Her breathing was quick, the pulse he felt in her neck flying.

  • She wasn't certain why her chest felt tight enough to hinder her breathing while her eyes were watering.

  • Her slender frame was relaxed, her breathing deep and peaceful.

  • She ducked her gaze, and her breathing quickened.

  • Her breathing was ragged, her frame shaking.

  • She nodded and started breathing hard and fast, panicking.

  • His breathing was shallow and fast.

  • Gabe threw his head back, breathing hard and sweating.

  • Her heart and breathing drowning out every other sound, she raced down the hall and around a corner, sliding to a stop as she saw the men headed her way.

  • Her head nodded forward, and her breathing grew steady again.

  • She did a few more breathing exercises until she felt ready to step outside her room to face the new world.

  • She tucked her head into the crook of his neck, breathing him in.

  • She paused, afraid of where this doorway led, and steadied her breathing before stepping through, at once disoriented to appear in a small kindergarten class.

  • She was breathing hard; it was all she heard.

  • He stood and stepped back, breathing hard from his swim.

  • Deidre did her best to stabilize her breathing.

  • Deidre felt woozy and paused to steady her breathing.

  • There was a long moment of silence from the chamber around her, filled by the sound of her breathing as it grew more erratic, louder.

  • Katie's breathing grew shallow.

  • The impact was close enough to deafen her to everything but her own breathing.

  • She squeezed her eyes closed, heart quickening and her breathing fast and shallow.

  • She waited, her breathing growing shallower and faster.

  • Her breathing was shallow, the scent of her blood making him shudder.

  • She closed her eyes, breathing growing shallow.

  • "I do not want to see what happens next!" he said, breathing out hard.

  • She tried to keep her breathing steady even as she wanted to run screaming and hide behind Rhyn.

  • She opened her eyes, breathing hard.

  • Her breathing as loud and ragged as Hannah.s, Katie paused for a deep breath inside the larger stairwell.

  • She stumbled through the deep sand until her calves ached and her breathing was hard.

  • There were no trees for shade, and Iliana.s labored breathing worried her.

  • The strange spell left her breathing hard and confused as to whether she'd had a heart attack or worse.

  • His body was warm against hers, his breathing and heartbeat deep and slow.

  • He felt her racing heart and heard her breathing become uneven.

  • She was pale but breathing steadily, her enigmatic eyes closed.

  • He said little else, and her breathing soon fell into rhythm with his.

  • By the time she returned to the starting position, she was sweating and breathing hard.

  • She flipped open the notebook and buried her nose between the pages, breathing the fresh paper smell.

  • Her breathing quickened, and she sought to break the entrancing spell before she began mewling like a cat at his feet.

  • She found herself breathing him in, aching for him to touch her as he had not so long ago.

  • It stunned him to feel the planet breathing, struggling back to life after hovering so long on the edge of death.

  • Even her breathing was quick as she waited.

  • Even after Dean's rhythmic breathing told her he was sleeping she remained awake, her mind alive with thoughts of their discussion and all that had transpired.

  • It was his turn to hear measured breathing beside him as Cynthia drifted off to sleep.

  • As Dean watched, scarcely breathing, she lifted the ancient white dress above her head in one motion and dropped it to the floor.

  • Surprisingly, she did so, as he could tell from her measured breathing.

  • It wasn't long before her breathing slowed.

  • And propped against the wall, breathing softly in sleep, was Alex.

  • Her hacking cough had become unproductive, and even breathing was a chore.

  • She listened for the familiar thrum of energy over her breathing.

  • She waited until she heard his breathing deepen and then rose.

  • Her breathing was hard, his body heat piercing her clothes.

  • Her gaze went towards the bed, where his deep breathing was steady.

  • Her breathing quickened, her body tensed.

  • Breathing deeply, she closed her eyes as the pilot maneuvered the aircraft sideways, up and down.

  • Lana wrapped her arms around his muscular frame, breathing in his familiar scent.

  • His breathing grew shallower.

  • "Here I thought you'd still be angry," he said, breathing in the scent of her hair.

  • By midmorning, Deidre was free.  Katie grimaced as she wrapped the dismembered sleeves of her sweater around her wounds.  Blood soaked the sweater quickly, and she held it over her head.  Even before she stood, she felt woozy.  Deidre tested herself and limped a few feet.  Katie steadied her breathing to keep from dropping to her knees.

  • They were both quiet for a few moments, breathing in the cool night air before Dean spoke.

  • At night when I wake up and hear you breathing, I feel safe.

  • As far as he could tell, she had borne it all without breathing a word to anyone else.

  • She stirred, cuddling his hand and breathing a sigh of contentment.

  • Darian closed his eyes and slowed his breathing, not yet able to channel his newfound magic.

  • She was almost too still to be breathing, her jaw clenched.

  • She sidled up to him one last time, pausing close enough to hear him breathing.

  • Darian stepped away, his breathing quick.

  • The air between them was electric, her breathing uneven.

  • When her breathing grew steady, she shifted.

  • Steadying her breathing, Jenn gripped her daggers and waited.

  • She lowered her weapon, breathing hard from the battle in the soft sand.

  • Jenn focused on the sound of her breathing and the placement of her feet on the trembling ground.

  • Her breathing was ragged and uneven, her trembling body slick with sweat.

  • Breathing hard, Taran eased off her.

  • He ignored the senses warning him of the guards drawing near and instead smoothed dark hair from her face and listened for her breathing.

  • The scraping ceased, and her quickened breathing reached his ears.

  • He rode hard until the horse's breathing grew labored and then he slowed, senses alert.

  • Her breathing was hard, her wild look one of pure anger and fear.

  • His tone quieted her, and she stared up at him, breathing heavily.

  • He listened to her breathing, could almost taste her skin from their position.

  • Her breathing faltered, but she remained defiant.

  • Her breathing was ragged, tears on her face.

  • She sought to steady her breathing.

  • Awareness filled and overwhelmed her senses, blinding her to all but instinct and the sound of her breathing.

  • Her breathing was unsteady, the scent of her honey musk and sweat thick in his nostrils.

  • Her breathing quickened even further, uncertainty in her gaze.

  • The words pierced his haze, and he pulled his head away, breathing hard.

  • His breathing was steady, his grip on her tight.

  • Hilden stood before him, sweating and breathing hard.

  • She forced her breathing to deepen.

  • Her breathing was deep, her face relaxed.

  • Her own breathing was loud in the pause, and she tried to focus on his voice and not the dark thoughts in her mind.

  • Her breathing was ragged.

  • He ran, the fury of his footsteps drowned out by ragged breathing.

  • His breathing changed and he moved, kissing her bare shoulder before he spoke.

  • He's having trouble breathing.

  • When she finally drew back, they were both breathing heavily.

  • His attention shifted to his mother, whose breathing was shallow enough, he barely heard it with his super sensitive hearing.

  • Her skin was warm still, her breathing faint.

  • His breathing synced with hers, until they breathed the same air at the same pace.

  • "No to both!" she said, hearing her own uneven breathing.

  • "You want any woman breathing," she pointed out.

  • Her breathing was ragged, her body shaking from the effect of his bite as well as her effort to fight his spell.

  • Her breathing was already quick, and he could almost see her trying to think of some way out of the mess.

  • He listened to her erratic breathing, beyond satisfied at the effect he had on her.

  • Jessi concentrated on her breathing and not the tunnel vision.

  • She steadied her breathing and checked her phone.

  • He mimicked her pose, his intensity and nearness making her breathing irregular.

  • Her chest was tight and her breathing quick.

  • Jessi's breathing was deep; he'd worn her out and had no fear of her waking up with his quiet movements.

  • The creature on the ground was breathing hard but alive and awake.

  • He lowered his head to her neck, breathing in her scent with a mix of longing and anger.

  • 2 But nature breathing of life, or of beauty, or, however faintly, of a God immanent in the whole process, and shaping it towards moral purposes - that is or may be no better than a subjective dream.

  • The breathing becomes shallow, the drug killing, like nearly all neurotic poisons (alcohol, morphia, prussic acid, &c.), by paralysis of the respiratory centre, and the patient dying in a state of coma.

  • The knees are of a soft spongy texture and act as breathing organs, supplying the roots with air,, which they would otherwise be unable to obtain when submerged.

  • The Rival Kingdoms. - The Palestine of the Hebrews was but part of a great area breathing the same atmosphere, and there was little to distinguish Judah from Israel except when they were distinct political entities.

  • Some Pulmonata (Limnaea, &c.) live in fresh waters although breathing air.

  • This officer rushed to Paris, breathing out threats of slaughter against all royalists, and entered into close relations with Barras.

  • To give his enemies a breathing space when they were hard pressed was an insane proceeding unless he meant to make peace.

  • air-sacs, by which the breathing capacity is much increased.

  • An interesting feature is the difference often to be observed between an aquatic larva and pupa of the same insect in the matter of breathing.

  • Young resembling parents, but aquatic in habit, breathing dissolved air by thoracic tracheal gills.

  • Aquatic larvae with distinct maxillulae, breathing dissolved air by abdominal tracheal gills.

  • But a survey of the Hexapoda as a whole, and especially a comparative study of the tracheal system, can hardly leave room for doubt that this system is primitively adapted for atmospheric breathing, and that the presence of tracheal gills in larvae must be regarded as a special adaptation for temporary aquatic life.

  • Mrs Buchan claimed prophetic inspiration and pretended to confer the Holy Ghost upon her followers by breathing upon them; they believed that the millennium was near, and that they would not die, but be translated.

  • Joly, the very young larvae have no breathing organs, and respiration is effected through the skin.

  • Mesosomatic segments furnished with large plate-like appendages, the 1st pair acting as the genital operculum, the remaining pairs being provided with branchial lamellae fitted for breathing oxygen dissolved in water.

  • Harrison Park is a breathing spot for the congested district of Fountainbridge, and the park at Saughton Hall, opened in 1905, for the western district of the city.

  • From the scanty and ill-natured notices of his opponents (Anselm and Abelard), we gather that he refused to recognize the reality of anything but the individual; he treated " the universal substance," says Anselm, as no more than " flatum vocis," a verbal breathing or sound; and in a similar strain he denied any reality to the parts of which a whole, such as a house, is commonly said to be composed.

  • For several years Cobden had been suffering severely at intervals from bronchial irritation and a difficulty of breathing.

  • The recognition of the dangers accompanying the drinking of polluted water or milk, or of those attached to the breathing of a germ-polluted atmosphere, has been the natural sequence of an improved knowledge of pathology in its bacteriological relationships.

  • The discovery had, however, yet to be completed by that of auscultation, or listening to sounds produced in the chest by breathing, the movements of the heart, &c. The combination of these methods constitutes what is now known as physical diagnosis.

  • The larvae of species belonging to the Culicinae have a prominent breathing tube, or respiratory siphon, on the penultimate (eighth) abdominal segment, and when taking in air hang head downwards (often nearly vertically) from the surface film.

  • Breathing becoming difficult.

  • At length breathing ceases, with or without convulsions, and the heart slowly stops.

  • Pulse very feeble, with slight difficulty in breathing, and restlessness.

  • In the young historian's eyes these good brethren were of much value as living and breathing historic material.

  • Consequently when the insect dives, an air-bubble forms around it, a supply of oxygen is thus secured for breathing and the water is kept away from the spiracles.

  • The foundations of idealism in the modern sense were laid by the thinkers who sought breathing room for mind and will in a deeper analysis of the relations of the subject to the world that it knows.

  • But Austria and Russia gave him no time for anything but defence, and it was not until the peace of Jassy (1792) that a breathing space was allowed him in Europe, while Bonaparte's invasion of Egypt and Syria soon called for Turkey's strongest efforts and for the time shattered the old-standing French alliance.

  • Later on the same day, the doors being shut, Jesus appears amongst His disciples, shows them His (pierced) hands and side, and solemnly commissions and endows them for the apostolate by the words, " As the Father bath sent Me, so I send you," and by breathing upon them saying " Receive the Holy Spirit: whose sins ye remit, they are remitted to them; whose sins ye retain, they are retained."

  • into the European system, and gave the exhausted country an inestimably beneficial breathing space 1333-4370.

  • What it wanted most of all was peace, and by establishing something like a territorial equilibrium the congress did much to win that breathing space which was the cardinal need of all.

  • Ammonia should be given by inhalation, and artificial respiration must never be forgotten, as by it the paralysed breathing may be compensated for and the poison excreted.

  • So in some respects is the lifehistory, with a true larval preparatory stage, unlike the parent form, and living an aquatic life, breathing dissolved air by means of a paired series of abdominal tracheal gills.

  • They resemble the May-flies in their " hemimetabolous " lifehistory; the young insects are markedly unlike their parents, inhabiting fresh water and breathing dissolved air, either through tracheal gills at the tip of the abdomen, or by a branching system of air-tubes on the walls of the rectum into which water is periodically admitted.

  • In effect, therefore, Mayow - who also gives a remarkably correct anatomical description of the mechanism of respiration - preceded Priestley and Lavoisier by a century in recognizing the existence of oxygen, under the guise of his spiritus nitro-aereus, as a separate entity distinct from the general mass of the air; he perceived the part it plays in combustion and in increasing the weight of the calces of metals as compared with metals themselves; and, rejecting the common notions of his time that the use of breathing is to cool the heart, or assist the passage of the blood from the right to the left side of the heart, or merely to agitate it, he saw in inspiration a mechanism for introducing oxygen into the body, where it is consumed for the production of heat and muscular activity, and even vaguely conceived of expiration as an excretory process.

  • This peace, however, did no more than afford a breathing space during which Louis XIV.

  • The most peculiar feature about the chiru is, however, its swollen, puffy nose, which is probably connected with breathing a highly rarefied atmosphere.

  • In some cases the branchial respiration a p pears to be insufficient, and the intestinal tract acts as an accessory breathing organ.

  • The respiratory rhythm is less frequent and the breathing less deep; the heart-beat is less frequent; the secretions are less copious; the pupil is narrow; in the brain there exists arterial anaemia with venous congestion, so that the blood-flow there is less than in the waking state.

  • If given in too great quantity a temporary condition of apnoea (cessation of breathing) is produced, the blood being fully charged with the gas.

  • Agur's word, breathing the spirit of scepticism, falls into the category represented by Ecclesiastes, and we may probably set the year 200 (or possibly 150) B.C. as the lower limit of the Book of Proverbs; allowing a century for the collection and combination of the various parts, we shall have the year 300 B.C. as the date of its earliest section.

  • Yet as evidence that he was not merely receptive we have essays already breathing that admiration of the classical world which he never lost.

  • But perhaps the most singular scene is the council of three great ladies presided over by Servilia at Antium, which decides the movements of Brutus and Cassius in June 44 B.C., when Cassius " looking very fierce - you would say that he was breathing fire and sword " - blustered concerning what he considered an insult, viz.

  • There was breathing space for a moment in the centre, but the Austrian left now came into action, Krautwald von Annan's III.

  • The pneumonia is usually lobular, the onset marked by rigors, with difficult and hurried breathing, cough and expectoration.

  • The breathing becomes very hurried - forty to sixty respirations in the minute - and the face dusky.

  • The dragon hears Beowulf's shout of defiance, and rushes forth, breathing flames.

  • From the above-named isopods the present order is strongly differentiated by having heart and breathing organs not in the pleon, but in the peraeon, or middle body, the more or less simple branchial vesicles being attached to some or all of the last six pairs of trunklegs.

  • The first of these usually carries a ventral tube, furnished with paired eversible sacs which assist the insects in walking on smooth surfaces, and perhaps serve also as organs for breathing.

  • Camoens, in the Lusiad, if we may here group Portugal with Spain, was the first modern poet to compose an epic on a purely modern theme, vying with Virgil, but not bending to pedantic rules, and breathing the spirit of the age of heroic adventures and almost fabulous discoveries into his melodious numbers.

  • Depicting feudalism in the vivid colours of an age at war with feudal institutions, breathing into antique histories the breath of actual life, embracing the romance of Italy and Spain, the mysteries of German legend, the fictions of poetic fancy and the facts of daily life, humours of the moment and abstractions of philosophical speculation, in one homogeneous amalgam instinct with intense vitality, this extraordinary birth of time, with Shakespeare for the master of all ages, left a monument of the Re- naissance unrivalled for pure creative power by any other product of that epoch.

  • They speak of the "breathing time" which they have had of late, and their hope that God would, as they say, "incline the magistrates' hearts so for to tender our consciences as that we might be protected by them from wrong, injury, oppression and molestation"; and then they proceed: "But if God withhold the magistrates' allowance and furtherance herein, yet we must, notwithstanding, proceed together in Christian communion, not daring to give place to suspend our practice, but to walk in obedience to Christ in the profession and holding forth this faith before mentioned, even in the midst of all trials and afflictions, not accounting our goods, lands, wives, children, fathers, mothers, brethren, sisters, yea, and our own lives, dear unto us, so that we may finish our course with joy; remembering always that we ought to obey God rather than men."

  • The "breathing time" was not of long continuance.

  • In April 1860 he began to be affected by occasional difficulty in breathing and by palpitation of the heart.

  • With all its luxuries and courtly ease, his house remained a true bishop's palace, breathing the strictest discipline and restraint.

  • Ribeiro and Falcao, the introducers of the bucolic style, put new life into the old forms, and by their eclogues in redondilhas, breathing the deepest and most genuine feeling in verses of perfect harmony, they gave models which subsequent writers worked by but could never equal.

  • The centre is directly poisoned by the circulation through it of opium-containing blood, and the patient's breathing becomes progressively slower, shallower and more irregular until finally it ceases altogether.

  • One of his first discoveries at the Pneumatic Institution on the 9th of April 17 9 9 was that pure nitrous oxide (laughing gas) is perfectly respirable, and he narrates that on the next day he became "absolutely intoxicated" through breathing sixteen quarts of it for "near seven minutes."

  • There was such a breathing of distress and weeping, that the preacher was obliged to speak to the people and desire silence, that he might be heard."

  • On the 15th of July, when Havelock's avenging army was within a march of Cawnpore, they were all hacked to death and their bodies - some still faintly breathing - were thrown down the adjacent well which is to-day one of the most famous monuments of British rule in India.

  • Benton and others prepared a plan for educating the slaves and gradually emancipating them under state law; and undoubtedly a considerable party would have supported such a project, for the Whigs and Democrats were not then divided along party lines on the slavery issue; but nothing took organized form in 1849, when Senator Benton repudiated certain ultra pro-slavery instructions, breathing a secession spirit, passed by the General Assembly for the guidance of the representatives of the state in Congress.

  • When the war came to an end, as it must come to an end sooner or later, Pitts special predominance, derived as it was from his power of breathing a martial spirit into the fleets and armies of England, would come to an end too.

  • Through the insistence of Russia an armistice was agreed upon; and Lord Beaconsfieldfor Disraeli had now been raised to the peerageendeavoured to utilize the breathing space by organizing a conference of the great powers at Constantinople, which was attended on behalf of Great Britain by Lord Salisbury.

  • His accession to office was marked by speeches breathing a new spirit of imperial consolidation, embodied either in suggestions for commercial union or in more immediately practicable proposals for improving the "imperial estate"; and at the Diamond Jubilee of 1897 the visits of the colonial premiers to London emphasized and confirmed the new policy, the fruits of which were afterwards seen in the cordial support given by the colonies in the Boer War.

  • Later as she lay awake beside him, listening to the sound of his breathing, it occurred to her that they had fallen into the pattern of making up by making love.

  • To her horror, she discovered it was Destiny breathing.

  • Both were healthy and breathing on their own.

  • She felt dizzy from breathing off the top of her lungs.

  • She encircled his neck with one arm, noting that his breathing didn't seem at all labored as he carried her across the creek.

  • Yancey was barely breathing hard.

  • She was having a hard time of it, but she was breathing.

  • He was a living breathing... hunk of a man.

  • She heard him stretch out on the ground and within minutes his breathing changed.

  • The big bay was breathing hard when they stopped to rest.

  • The master bath was tidy, so she left the room and pulled the door shut, breathing a long sigh.

  • Almost immediately his breathing changed and she knew he was asleep.

  • I could easily tell from his breathing patterns sleep was illusive.

  • I heard rhythmic breathing, signifying normal sleep.

  • I detected his rhythmic breathing within minutes.

  • I could hear the sound of a baby breathing coming from a monitor on the coffee table.

  • There isn't a doubt in my mind I'm breathing now because of him.

  • There were tears on her face, and her breathing was shallow and ragged.

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