I brought you something to eat.
That was the end of the conversation and neither of them brought the subject up again that night.
Wars have often been the result of misunderstandings brought about by language.
The memory brought goose bumps to her arms.
Although his father was a king, Cyrus was brought up like the son of a common man.
Yet when they brought her back, she was asleep.
The movement brought a painful awareness of how stiff her muscles were becoming.
The idea brought a rush of heat to her neck.
I had found a few early violets in the garden and brought them to my teacher.
In my time too; the war brought some money in and coal was getting dug so's there was jobs.
When I was four years old, as I well remember, I was brought from Boston to this my native town, through these very woods and this field, to the pond.
The seclusion she knew well, having been brought up less than five miles from this house.
Someone from the church or clinic must have been by and brought it for Alex.
As usual, that thought brought the sting of tears to her eyes.
To one of these houses which had neither doors nor windows, but only one broad opening far up underneath the roof, the prisoners were brought by their captors.
As we move out from that defined center, we come to disorders and disabilities—impairments of bodily systems that are brought about by injury, disease, or genetics.
A low rumble brought her attention to the horizon.
Boris, grown more manly and looking fresh, rosy and self-possessed, entered the drawing room elegantly dressed in the uniform of an aide-de- camp and was duly conducted to pay his respects to the aunt and then brought back to the general circle.
Early in the morning two horses were brought to the door.
It brought her closer to the time when she could go back to the ranch.
Martha finally brought to daylight what was on all our minds.
We constantly longed to follow up on our endeavors and make sure what Howie discovered was brought to a positive conclusion.
The 1960s brought us hip replacement, the artificial heart, a liver transplant, and a lung transplant.
Anatole brought two candles and placed them on the window sill, though it was already quite light.
Do you wish it brought at once?
"What does harm to another is wrong," said Pierre, feeling with pleasure that for the first time since his arrival Prince Andrew was roused, had begun to talk, and wanted to express what had brought him to his present state.
So he was brought, quite blind, straight to her, and he goes up to her and falls down and says, 'Make me whole,' says he, 'and I'll give thee what the Tsar bestowed on me.'
Had he brought her all the way out here to force himself on her?
The young Princess Bolkonskaya had brought some work in a gold- embroidered velvet bag.
But the travellers were obliged to rest, and while they were sitting on the rocky floor the Wizard felt in his pocket and brought out the nine tiny piglets.
The lesson in manners was not forgotten; for, always after that, the man was very polite when he brought his presents.
Mr. Mayo went to Duckhill and brought home many sweet flowers.
"Yes, Father, I have come to you and brought my wife who is pregnant," said Prince Andrew, following every movement of his father's face with an eager and respectful look.
Ten minutes later Lavrushka brought the coffee.
Despite their pale swollen faces and tattered uniforms, the hussars formed line for roll call, kept things in order, groomed their horses, polished their arms, brought in straw from the thatched roofs in place of fodder, and sat down to dine round the caldrons from which they rose up hungry, joking about their nasty food and their hunger.
The sincerity in his voice brought tears to her eyes.
He slung the dishtowel over his shoulder and one long step brought him to a point where she was pinned in the corner of the counter.
Bordeaux was watching her in a way that brought color to her cheeks again.
"Get some rest," Bordeaux said in a tone that brought an end to the inquest.
Tears stung her eyes as she brought her hand around and struck his other cheek with a ringing blow.
I made a terrified noise that brought Viny, my old nurse, to the rescue.
I was brought before a court of investigation composed of the teachers and officers of the Institution, and Miss Sullivan was asked to leave me.
The tea brought more than two thousand dollars for the blind children.
My heart is too full of sadness to dwell upon the happiness the summer has brought me.
It was, then, to a good subject that Miss Sullivan brought her devotion and intelligence, and fearless willingness to experiment.
In the very nature of things, articulation is an unsatisfactory means of education; while the use of the manual alphabet quickens and invigorates mental activity, since through it the deaf child is brought into close contact with the English language, and the highest and most abstract ideas may be conveyed to the mind readily and accurately.
One warm, sunny day in early spring, when we were at the North, the balmy atmosphere appears to have brought to her mind the sentiment expressed by Longfellow in "Hiawatha," and she almost sings with the poet: "The ground was all aquiver with the stir of new life.
My house is not resplendent with ivory and gold; nor is it adorned with marble arches, resting on graceful columns brought from the quarries of distant Africa.
They seemed glad to get out themselves, and as if unwilling to be brought in.
As I drew a still fresher soil about the rows with my hoe, I disturbed the ashes of unchronicled nations who in primeval years lived under these heavens, and their small implements of war and hunting were brought to the light of this modern day.
He brought his own knife, though I had two, and we used to scour them by thrusting them into the earth.
I brought over some whiter and cleaner sand for this purpose from the opposite shore of the pond in a boat, a sort of conveyance which would have tempted me to go much farther if necessary.
"I have brought my work," said she in French, displaying her bag and addressing all present.
"Yes, I was brought up quite differently," remarked the handsome elder daughter, Countess Vera, with a smile.
She felt that as she brought with her the person the dying man wished to see, her own admission was assured.
She brought into Princess Mary's strenuous, mournful, and gloomy world a quite different atmosphere, careless, lighthearted, and self-satisfied.
She brought her face close to her sister-in-law's and unexpectedly again began to cry.
Only those things he always kept with him remained in his room; a small box, a large canteen fitted with silver plate, two Turkish pistols and a saber--a present from his father who had brought it from the siege of Ochakov.
"Then I'll have it brought round," said Rostov wishing to avoid Telyanin, and he went out to give the order.
When Prince Andrew reached the room prepared for him and lay down in a clean shirt on the feather bed with its warmed and fragrant pillows, he felt that the battle of which he had brought tidings was far, far away from him.
Contrary to Bilibin's forecast the news he had brought was joyfully received.
"Youth, frivolity... well, God be with him," thought he, relishing his own goodness of heart, "but it must be brought to a head.
Prince Vasili had brought his son with the evident intention of proposing, and today or tomorrow he would probably ask for an answer.
"What devil brought them here?" thought he, while Tikhon was putting the nightshirt over his dried-up old body and gray-haired chest.
"I expect you have guessed that Prince Vasili has not come and brought his pupil with him" (for some reason Prince Bolkonski referred to Anatole as a "pupil") "for the sake of my beautiful eyes.
Boris, during the campaign, had made the acquaintance of many persons who might prove useful to him, and by a letter of recommendation he had brought from Pierre had become acquainted with Prince Andrew Bolkonski, through whom he hoped to obtain a post on the commander-in-chief's staff.
Old Gabriel brought in the wine.
He brought with him into our rearguard all the freshness of atmosphere of the French army, which was so alien to us.
When the reading which lasted more than an hour was over, Langeron again brought his snuffbox to rest and, without looking at Weyrother or at anyone in particular, began to say how difficult it was to carry out such a plan in which the enemy's position was assumed to be known, whereas it was perhaps not known, since the enemy was in movement.
Say that everything out of the hothouses must be brought here well wrapped up in felt.
"I've come to sit with you a bit, Masha," said the nurse, "and here I've brought the prince's wedding candles to light before his saint, my angel," she said with a sigh.
He looked up joyfully at the baby when the nurse brought it to him and nodded approval when she told him that the wax with the baby's hair had not sunk in the font but had floated.
Nicholas brought many young men to his parents' house.
"What does this mean?" she brought out.
Will you have the portmanteaus brought in?
He brought in a boiling samovar.
The servant brought back his tumbler turned upside down, * with an unfinished bit of nibbled sugar, and asked if anything more would be wanted.
He was conducted from that room along passages that turned backwards and forwards and was at last brought to the doors of the Lodge.
"If you please, your excellency, Petrusha has brought some papers," said one of the nursemaids to Prince Andrew who was sitting on a child's little chair while, frowning and with trembling hands, he poured drops from a medicine bottle into a wineglass half full of water.
The maid brought it.
Old women's nonsense--old women's nonsense! he repeated, but still he patted Pierre affectionately on the shoulder, and then went up to the table where Prince Andrew, evidently not wishing to join in the conversation, was looking over the papers his father had brought from town.
Rostov brought them to his quarters, placed them in his own lodging, and kept them for some weeks while the old man was recovering.
Zhilinski, a Pole brought up in Paris, was rich, and passionately fond of the French, and almost every day of the stay at Tilsit, French officers of the Guard and from French headquarters were dining and lunching with him and Boris.
"It was a small estate that brought in no profit," replied Prince Andrew, trying to extenuate his action so as not to irritate the old man uselessly.
Two letters brought by a courier were handed to Speranski and he took them to his study.
Afterwards she brought a freshly roasted chicken, ham, preserves made with honey, and preserves made with sugar.
Anisya Fedorovna, with her light step, willingly went to fulfill her errand and brought back the guitar.
"There, my dear princess, I've brought you my songstress," said the count, bowing and looking round uneasily as if afraid the old prince might appear.
I'm here on business and have brought my girls with me.
Can I never...? and, blocking her path, he brought his face close to hers.
More than once when Anatole's regiment was stationed at Tver he had taken him from Tver in the evening, brought him to Moscow by daybreak, and driven him back again the next night.
The valet brought a woman's fox-lined cloak.
On the thirteenth of June a rather small, thoroughbred Arab horse was brought to Napoleon.
All the time Boris was going through the figures of the mazurka, he was worried by the question of what news Balashev had brought and how he could find it out before others.
Balashev rode on, supposing from Murat's words that he would very soon be brought before Napoleon himself.
Davout allowed himself that pleasure when Balashev was brought in.
I have received the letter you brought from the Emperor Alexander and am very glad to see you.
The door opened, a gentleman-in-waiting, bending respectfully, handed the Emperor his hat and gloves; another brought him a pocket handkerchief.
Dessalles, the tutor he had brought from Switzerland, was wearing a coat of Russian cut and talking broken Russian to the servants, but was still the same narrowly intelligent, conscientious, and pedantic preceptor.
Is a man a genius who can order bread to be brought up at the right time and say who is to go to the right and who to the left?
After the affair at Ostrovna he was brought into notice, received command of an hussar battalion, and when a brave officer was needed he was chosen.
Unexpectedly, in the middle of the service, and not in the usual order Natasha knew so well, the deacon brought out a small stool, the one he knelt on when praying on Trinity Sunday, and placed it before the doors of the sanctuary screen.
Seeing this the Emperor had a plateful of biscuits brought him and began throwing them down from the balcony.
With the help of a footman Tikhon brought in the bedstead and began putting it up.
They've brought us to utter ruin!
They've brought things to such a pass that there are no carts or anything!...
"They've brought us all to ruin... the brigands!" he repeated, and descended the porch steps.
As proof of this the peasant had brought from Visloukhovo a hundred rubles in notes (he did not know that they were false) paid to him in advance for hay.
What... what they have brought us to!
And above all," thought Prince Andrew, "one believes in him because he's Russian, despite the novel by Genlis and the French proverbs, and because his voice shook when he said: 'What they have brought us to!' and had a sob in it when he said he would 'make them eat horseflesh!'"
This is what his cajolery has brought us to!
The prisoners were brought down from the battery and among them was a wounded French general, whom the officers surrounded.
Occasionally dressers ran out to fetch water, or to point out those who were to be brought in next.
Napoleon had assented and had given orders that news should be brought to him of the effect those batteries produced.
After that a long-frocked abbe was brought to her.
This letter was brought to Pierre's house when he was on the field of Borodino.
In the middle of the night three soldiers, having brought some firewood, settled down near him and began lighting a fire.
If they're sent out and brought back again later on it will do no harm, but as things are now one can't answer for anything.
Every day thousands of men wounded at Borodino were brought in by the Dorogomilov gate and taken to various parts of Moscow, and thousands of carts conveyed the inhabitants and their possessions out by the other gates.
Mavra Kuzminichna has sent me: they have brought some wounded here--officers.
There was also much china standing on the tables, and still more was being brought in from the storeroom.
That night another wounded man was driven down the Povarskaya, and Mavra Kuzminichna, who was standing at the gate, had him brought into the Rostovs' yard.
When he was informed that among others awaiting him in his reception room there was a Frenchman who had brought a letter from his wife, the Countess Helene, he felt suddenly overcome by that sense of confusion and hopelessness to which he was apt to succumb.
His major-domo came in a second time to say that the Frenchman who had brought the letter from the countess was very anxious to see him if only for a minute, and that someone from Bazdeev's widow had called to ask Pierre to take charge of her husband's books, as she herself was leaving for the country.
These men, who under the leadership of the tall lad were drinking in the dramshop that morning, had brought the publican some skins from the factory and for this had had drink served them.
Morel, the orderly, brought some hot water in a saucepan and placed a bottle of claret in it.
He also brought a bottle of kvass, taken from the kitchen for them to try.
Morel brought candles and a bottle of wine.
This is what we have brought away....
Prince Kutuzov's adjutant has brought me a letter in which he demands police officers to guide the army to the Ryazan road.
Have you brought me sad news, Colonel?
Karataev had no attachments, friendships, or love, as Pierre understood them, but loved and lived affectionately with everything life brought him in contact with, particularly with man--not any particular man, but those with whom he happened to be.
"And have you brought little Nicholas?" he asked in the same slow, quiet manner and with an obvious effort to remember.
When little Nicholas was brought into Prince Andrew's room he looked at his father with frightened eyes, but did not cry, because no one else was crying.
At the Troitsa monastery they had spoken of the past, and he had told her that if he lived he would always thank God for his wound which had brought them together again, but after that they never spoke of the future.
In any of these eventualities the flank march that brought salvation might have proved disastrous.
Toward dawn, Count Orlov-Denisov, who had dozed off, was awakened by a deserter from the French army being brought to him.
But to say that he destroyed his army because he wished to, or because he was very stupid, would be as unjust as to say that he had brought his troops to Moscow because he wished to and because he was very clever and a genius.
With regard to religion, Napoleon ordered the priests to be brought back and services to be again performed in the churches.
Pierre, girt with a rope round his waist and wearing shoes Karataev had made for him from some leather a French soldier had torn off a tea chest and brought to have his boots mended with, went up to the sick man and squatted down beside him.
Kutuzov replied to this letter as he had done to the one formerly brought by Lauriston, saying that there could be no question of peace.
Konovnitsyn had understood at once that the news brought was of great importance and that no time must be lost.
"Who brought it?" asked Kutuzov with a look which, when the candle was lit, struck Toll by its cold severity.
At night he would go out for booty and always brought back French clothing and weapons, and when told to would bring in French captives also.
The only effect of this incident on Tikhon was that after being wounded he seldom brought in prisoners.
Would you like some?... and Petya ran out into the passage to his Cossack and brought back some bags which contained about five pounds of raisins.
I have brought some with me, here they are"--and he showed a bag--"a hundred flints.
Denisov told him of the designs the large detachments had on the transport, of the message Petya had brought, and his own replies to both generals.
I have brought a spare uniform.
I brought some with me.
And Napoleon, escaping home in a warm fur coat and leaving to perish those who were not merely his comrades but were (in his opinion) men he had brought there, feels que c'est grand, *(2) and his soul is tranquil.
The wattle wall the men had brought was set up in a semicircle by the Eighth Company as a shelter from the north, propped up by musket rests, and a campfire was built before it.
The handsome young soldier who had brought the wood, setting his arms akimbo, began stamping his cold feet rapidly and deftly on the spot where he stood.
The soldiers surrounded the Frenchmen, spread a greatcoat on the ground for the sick man, and brought some buckwheat porridge and vodka for both of them.
A Russian officer who had come up to the fire sent to ask his colonel whether he would not take a French officer into his hut to warm him, and when the messenger returned and said that the colonel wished the officer to be brought to him, Ramballe was told to go.
There were several prisoners from the French army in Orel, and the doctor brought one of them, a young Italian, to see Pierre.
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.
That's the way he was brought up, and everybody does it.
The manager having brought the drama to a close and stripped the actor shows him to us.
He alone could play on the clavichord that ecossaise (his only piece) to which, as he said, all possible dances could be danced, and they felt sure he had brought presents for them all.
The old ladies were pleased with the presents he brought them, and especially that Natasha would now be herself again.
But best of all you have brought yourself back--for I never saw anything like it, you ought to give your wife a scolding!
"Look, Anna Timofeevna," she added to her companion, "see what a box for cards my son has brought us!"
Once or twice Pierre was carried away and began to speak of these things, but Nicholas and Natasha always brought him back to the health of Prince Ivan and Countess Mary Alexeevna.
Peasants having no clear idea of the cause of rain, say, according to whether they want rain or fine weather: "The wind has blown the clouds away," or, "The wind has brought up the clouds."
Today he ordered such and such papers to be written to Vienna, to Berlin, and to Petersburg; tomorrow such and such decrees and orders to the army, the fleet, the commissariat, and so on and so on--millions of commands, which formed a whole series corresponding to a series of events which brought the French armies into Russia.
The restaurant was the idea of original owner and chef Matty Jordan (born Matteo Giordano),
who brought traditional Italian cuisine to Waikiki in 1970.
Don't forget to try the desserts, brought around on a rolling cart.
Dim sum plates and tea are brought around by cart, and you select whatever appeals to you.
Joe and Joe Restaurant The famous Bronx institution, Joe and Joe Restaurant, has brought its unique brand of Italian homestyle cooking to Pearl River.
You can order rodizio style, where skewers of everything are brought to the table and sliced onto your plate for as long as you wish, or a la carte.
All the meats and fish are charcoal grilled and brought to the table, where they are sliced to order.
Katonah, NY 10536(914) 232-4791thebluedolphinny.com Tengda Asian Bistro With a host of restaurants in Connecticut, the owners of Tengda brought some much needed Asian fusion and sushi to Katonah.
Dominicans are one of New Jersey's fastest growing Latino populations, and they have brought a delicious culinary heritage with them to the East Coast.
Patrons start the meal at the side and salad bar and then can chose from an all-you-can-eat selection of 12 skewered meats brought to their tables.
For only $10 (as of 2009),
you can visit the buffet table, or for an added price, you can have cooked to order meat skewers brought right to your table.
Manhattan restaurateur Jeffrey Chodorow has brought his genius twist on fusion dining to San Francisco.
Weber Grill Based in Chicago and brought to its first location outside Illinois in downtown Indianapolis in 2007, Weber Grill Restaurant envelops guests with the smells of gourmet barbecue when entering.
He stocked it with sheep and cattle brought from the mainland.
The Lobster House Fisherman's Wharf in Cape May, New Jersey, is home to the Lobster House, where all seafood served in the restaurant is brought in daily from the business's own fishing boats.
Their menu specifies which items are vegan and which are gluten free and all their seafood is fresh, brought in daily from the waters around the island.
Open from May to early October, weather permitting, Five Islands Lobster Company serves fresh lobster, brought in twice daily from boats you can see from your picnic table on the dock.
It was true, and it brought color to his neck, but he didn't comment.
Relief brought a smile to her lips.
The ultra sound photo brought back a vivid memory of Alex watching the screen as the baby moved in her womb.
Now what brought on that comment?
Had fate brought her to these people who welcomed her as if she were family?
She looked away; wishing Connie hadn't brought it to her attention.
You know, I was brought up in these hills.
He reached under the horse and tightened the cinch, which finally brought Diablo to attention.
The thought brought goose bumps to her arms.
Still, if that were the case, she need not have brought up the telephone call at the table.
Are you sorry you brought me here?
The smell of coffee brought Yancey back into the room a little later.
Tossing the two of them into the same thought brought out the contrast.
Tammy was in the back seat asleep, so she carefully unbuckled her and carried her to the house while Sarah brought in the shopping sacks.
An idea brought a mischievous smile to her lips.
Each day brought them closer to the time he would be riding away permanently.
He carried her about a hundred yards and then set her on her feet, slapping her backside with a sting that brought tears to her eyes.
In spite of ample opportunity to talk to him about the twins, she never brought it up.
Memory of their first meeting brought warmth to her cheeks.
The answer came to her so quickly that it brought a smile to her lips.
His question brought her to the present and she glanced up sharply, warmth crawling up her neck again.
And that old furniture she brought here.
A mental picture of Cade shopping for such items brought a smile to her lips.
By the time she brought lunch and a blanket down, he had a large area cleared under the cottonwood tree.
But it was a good hot meal that brought me into the diner the first time.
I changed the subject and opened one of the bottles of wine we'd brought from New York.
After that other people brought water from a brook and sprinkled the earth.
Then she happened to remember that in a corner of her suit-case were one or two crackers that were left over from her luncheon on the train, and she went to the buggy and brought them.
Just then his eye fell upon the lanterns and the can of kerosene oil which Zeb had brought from the car of his balloon, and he got a clever idea from those commonplace things.
Another breathless climb brought our adventurers to a third landing where there was a rift in the mountain.
However, the Wizard went once more to his satchel--which seemed to contain a surprising variety of odds and ends--and brought out a spool of strong wire, by means of which they managed to fasten four of the wings to Jim's harness, two near his head and two near his tail.
Then a sudden turn brought them to a narrow gallery where the buggy could not pass.
That meant that their world--the real world--was not very far away, and that the succession of perilous adventures they had encountered had at last brought them near the earth's surface, which meant home to them.
So he sat down upon the floor of the cave, brought the piglets out one by one, and allowed them to run around as much as they pleased.
Princess Ozma once brought him to life with a witch-powder, when she was a boy.
One day my balloon ran away with me and brought me across the deserts to this beautiful country.
The servants were a little discouraged, but soon they brought in a great tray containing two dozen nicely roasted quail on toast.
"What brought you back?" was the next question, and Dorothy's eye rested on an antlered head hanging on the wall just over the fireplace, and caught its lips in the act of moving.
Then Zeb brought out Jim, all harnessed to the buggy, and took his seat.
This time he brought a partridge.
The third time, the man brought a quail.
The candles were brought in.
One day a strange merchant came to him with some diamonds and pearls which he had brought from beyond the sea.
The caliph at once gave orders for the gardener to be brought before him the next day.
But really, I fell into the pool at the fountain, and this kind man brought me here to get me dry.
And so I have brought the prize to you, friend Thales.
When he heard that some men had come to Corinth with a very costly golden tripod, he had them brought before him.
The oracle at Delphi has ordered that it shall be given to the wisest of wise men, and for that reason we have brought it to you.
They didn't foresee the baby boom brought about by a new post-war prosperity.
The 1990s brought us a hepatitis A vaccine and artificial muscles.
The same happenchance brought us the learning that children in schools with fluorescent lights get fewer cavities than those in schools with incandescent lighting.
The following chapter catalogs the difficulties inherent in trying to end war, which in the past brought misery and destruction and in the future could bring annihilation.
She brought me my hat, and I knew I was going out into the warm sunshine.
I had disgraced myself; I had brought suspicion upon those I loved best.
He says, the court of investigation before which I was brought consisted of eight people: four blind, four seeing persons.
The examination papers were given out at nine o'clock at Harvard and brought to Radcliffe by a special messenger.
I remember that the day the Latin paper was brought to us, Professor Schilling came in and informed me I had passed satisfactorily in German.
In desperation you seize the budget and dump everything out, and there in a corner is your man, serenely brooding on his own private thought, unconscious of the catastrophe which he has brought upon you.
He made me sit in his armchair, while he brought different interesting things for me to examine, and at his request I recited "The Chambered Nautilus," which was then my favorite poem.
Once Mr. Warner brought to see me the dear poet of the woodlands--Mr.
Sunday Adeline Moses brought me a lovely doll.
A lady brought her to me from Paris.
Simpson, that is my brother, brought me some beautiful pond lilies yesterday--he is a very brother to me.
She wanted him brought to Boston, and when she was told that money would be needed to get him a teacher, she answered, "We will raise it."
He is poor and helpless and lonely now, but before another April education will have brought light and gladness into Tommy's life.
Helen wrote letters to the newspapers which brought many generous replies.
I hope that good people will continue to work for Tommy until his fund is completed, and education has brought light and music into his little life.
Then I knew that you had not forgotten the dear little child, for the gift brought with it the thought of tender sympathy.
At the time this trouble seemed very grave and brought them much unhappiness.
But what I consider my crown of success is the happiness and pleasure that my victory has brought dear Teacher.
My friend said, she would sometime show me the copies of the marbles brought away by Lord Elgin from the Parthenon.
As head of the Perkins Institution for the Blind in Boston, he heard of Laura Bridgman and had her brought to the Institution on October 4, 1837.
Friends had probably brought her candy in their bags, and she expected to find some in mine.
She had not finished the cake she was eating, and I took it away, indicating that if she brought the doll I would give her back the cake.
Our meals are brought from the house, and we usually eat on the piazza.
One day this week Captain Keller brought Belle, a setter of which he is very proud, to see us.
Just then the nurse brought Helen's little sister into the pump-house, and Helen spelled "baby" and pointed to the nurse.
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.
The other day a friend brought her a new doll from Memphis, and I thought I would see if I could make Helen understand that she must not break it.
At one o'clock the next day Massasoit "brought two fishes that he had shot," about thrice as big as a bream.
Not letting the abbe and Pierre escape, Anna Pavlovna, the more conveniently to keep them under observation, brought them into the larger circle.
The regimental adjutant came in and confirmed the news brought by Zherkov.
Curving her arms, Natasha held out her skirts as dancers do, ran back a few steps, turned, cut a caper, brought her little feet sharply together, and made some steps on the very tips of her toes.
Mary Hendrikhovna obliged them with the loan of a petticoat to be used as a curtain, and behind that screen Rostov and Ilyin, helped by Lavrushka who had brought their kits, changed their wet things for dry ones.
Alpatych also knew that on the previous day another peasant had even brought from the village of Visloukhovo, which was occupied by the French, a proclamation by a French general that no harm would be done to the inhabitants, and if they remained they would be paid for anything taken from them.
Napoleon ordered another glass to be brought for Rapp, and silently sipped his own.
The general mounted a horse a Cossack had brought him.
Dinner was brought him.
The day after her party the governor's wife came to see Malvintseva and, after discussing her plan with the aunt, remarked that though under present circumstances a formal betrothal was, of course, not to be thought of, all the same the young people might be brought together and could get to know one another.
She must sacrifice herself for the family that had reared and brought her up.
He knew he was in these men's power, that only by force had they brought him there, that force alone gave them the right to demand answers to their questions, and that the sole object of that assembly was to inculpate him.
Davout brightened up at the news the adjutant brought, and began buttoning up his uniform.
What news have you brought me?
Someone knocked on the door and when she answered it, a man brought in their luggage.
Quinn peeked over the edge of his magazine as Martha brought a pen and pad from the kitchen.
An Englishwoman who saw the process in Turkey in the early 1700s brought it back to England, where it was proven to be effective.
His special pride was the big garden where, it was said, he raised the finest watermelons and strawberries in the county; and to me he brought the first ripe grapes and the choicest berries.
Seats were brought in and so was the tea.
The convicts stopped when they reached the post and, while sacks were being brought, looked dumbly around as a wounded beast looks at an approaching huntsman.
For one terrifying moment the enormity of what they had done brought her close to panic.
"If we had known we were coming we might have brought along several other useful things," responded the Wizard.
So that's why you brought me here.
A sailor brought them to Los Angeles and I gave him nine tickets to the circus for them.
Cade brought his dishes to the sink and paused gazing down at her, but she refused to look up.