She curled up on her bed and cried herself to sleep.
She curled on her side, shaking.
She curled into a ball and tried to go back to sleep.
He lifted her chin with a curled index finger and forced her to meet his solemn gaze.
She curled up on the couch and fell asleep.
The sound came again, the cry of someone who was hurt. Katie wiped her eyes. She was drenched with rain and curled against the large root of a tree. The birds of the jungle made screaming sounds, but this was different. This was human.
Her curtains were down to seal away the sunlight, and she was curled up in a ball in the middle of her bed with her back to the door.
Xander's lip curled with a growl.
Brutus came running out of nowhere, his tail curled in its alert position and his big tongue hanging out.
She curled up in a chair, afraid to move too quickly under the tense Guardian's gaze.
Jenn was asleep, curled against him.
She was curled up beside him in a tight ball.
Carmen Barnett curled up on the window seat and watched from the bay window as the sun cast its first rays on the farmstead below.
Lana curled into a ball, holding her arm to her chest.
She curled on her side and wept.
She felt the plush comfort of a bed beneath her and curled onto her side, unable to stop crying.
She crawled up on the window seat and curled into a ball.
His mate was curled into a tight ball in the middle of her bed, on top of the covers.
Deidre curled up on the couch, eyes thoughtful as she studied him.
She pulled the blanket around her shoulders and curled into a shivering ball, staring through the window into the darkness.
She was curled up in it, her head resting on one of the arms.
She shivered in her light cotton nightgown and curled up into a ball.
The horrors from his mind fell away as she curled against her mate again.
He flipped her chin with a curled index finger.
Jonathan lifted his hand, thumb toward Alex and fingers curled down and rocked it forward and back.
The Irish rock blaring from the bar below was loud enough, and cigarette smoke already curled in through the window.
He released her without another word, and she curled onto her side, weeping not only for the bizarre world she'd entered but from the realization she'd never, ever, ever return to hers.
The woman-- his woman-- was curled on her bed, her back to him.
She curled her legs under herself, and put her head on his shoulder.
The earth seemed benumbed by his icy touch, and the very spirits of the trees had withdrawn to their roots, and there, curled up in the dark, lay fast asleep.
He was curled up on the cold floor.
Bianca was asleep on the couch, the cat curled on her back.
Lana was curled into a tight ball on the far end, asleep.
When he finished carefully feeding it to her, he curled up beside his mother under the heavenly cloak.
She was too hot to cry, and she curled up on the grass.
She pulled Ed to a stop and curled a knee around the saddle horn, watching the scene.
21 }- &c. } It will be seen that the expression in curled brackets in each line after the first is obtained from the corresponding expression in the preceding line by a definite process; viz.
I finally succeeded in getting her on the bed and covered her up, and she lay curled up as near the edge of the bed as possible.
Out of control, she curled on her side and tumbled into unconsciousness.
He heard Hannah crying and smelled the unmistakable scent of human blood before he took a step onto the block. He strode down the block and paused in front of Hannah's cell. She was curled up on the bed, sobbing. When he looked at the cell across from her, he saw why. Jared stood in the cell, covered in blood. The cell looked as if a human had exploded, and Rhyn saw a pile of bones Jared had gnawed clean then stacked neatly.
He recognized Ingrid's mind; she was passed out on the couch, curled up with his cat.
The next morning, she lay curled in his arms for awhile before moving.
"Miss Worthington let me take it out of the museum so's you could see it," Fred said as he presented a curled, cardboard sepia image.
He lifted her chin with a curled index finger "Everything will be fine, sweetheart."
He reached out, gently lifting her chin with a curled index finger and gazing into her eyes.
One side of Jessi's lips curled up.
Unlike the African species, the Indian elephant charges with its trunk curled up, and consequently in silence.
The spores differ from those of ferns in their outer coat (exospore) being split up into four club-shaped hygroscopic threads (elaters) which are curled when moist, but become straightened when dry.
I and 25) have the terminal antennal segments pectinate, and so arranged that the comb-like part of the feeler cannot be curled up, while the elytra completely cover the abdomen.
Specimens on the bark of trees require pressure until the bark is dry, lest they become curled; and those growing on sand or friable soil, such as Coniocybefurfuracea, should be laid carefully on a layer of gum in the box in which they are intended to be kept.
This, when adult, is readily distinguishable from the ordinary bird by the absence of the blush from its plumage, and by the curled feathers that project from and overhang each side of the head, which with some difference of coloration of the bill, pouch, bare skin round the eyes and irides give it a wholly distinct expression.
From each side of his head sprouts a tuft of stiff curled feathers, while the feathers of the throat change colour, and beneath and around it sprouts the frill or ruff already mentioned as giving the bird his name.
They are not nocturnal, but most active in the morning and evening, remaining seated or curled up among the branches during the heat of the day.
By cultivation the cellular tissue is often much increased, giving rise to the curled leaves of greens, savoys, cresses, lettuce, &c.
When cellular tissue is developed to a great extent, leaves become succulent and occasionally assume a crisp or curled appearance.
Curled up in a corner of the seat I amused myself for hours making funny little holes in bits of cardboard.
She curled into a ball and he covered her with his coat.
In this the feathers of the top of the head are very singular, looking like glossy curled shavings of black horn or whalebone, the effect being due to the dilatation of the shaft and its coalescence with the consolidated barbs.
Like the curled maple, it is used for inlaying mahogany.
Getting around in front, so that she could look inside, the girl saw a boy curled up on the seat, fast asleep.
There lay his old clothes curled up by use, as if they were himself, upon his raised plank bed.
Every night before lying down, he said: "Lord, lay me down as a stone and raise me up as a loaf!" and every morning on getting up, he said: "I lay down and curled up, I get up and shake myself."
His shirt and tie were in place as usual and Mrs. Lincoln was curled up on the bath mat at his feet, fast asleep.
Katie followed her instincts through the dreamscape until she climbed the last rocks and saw Rhyn curled in a ball just on the other side of a small ridge on the Sanctuary. Her heart leapt, and she hurried to him. In her last dream, he'd been there one moment then disappeared, just when she reached out for him. She couldn't help wondering if these dreams were more than dreams. This wouldn't be the first time she lived out reality in a dream.
Who so angelic as my two dogs, who are curled up beside me on the carpets as I write!
His back arched, his fingers curled into fists of rage.
The best one was when my DH found a centipede curled up in my toothbrush... !
curled a low free 30-yard kick inside the right post.
curled up like she was asleep.
meager hand was thrust out, palm up, fingers curled in a tortured appeal for reason.
Halfway through the book, the plot curled up with a little mew of distress, then vanished never to return again.
nasturtium leaves were all curled up.
The big man was still alive, curled into a tight ball. Get up. J.J. muttered an obscenity.
A sheltered bay supports a plant association dominated by shining pondweed Potamogeton lucens and curled pondweed P. crispus.
On the gunwales of the barge are large brass dolphins, whose curled tails form convenient rowlocks.
He curled in a left-foot shot from the right side of the area to make it 1-0.
snorelooked over at Manuel, who was snoring gently, curled up beside him.
On one of the faces there was the remains of a ground squirrel nest, with a squirrel skeleton still curled up inside.
She curled around her tawdry bag, whining piteously, abject terror in her wide staring eyes. she began to cry.
In early January its curled petals gently unfurl in shades of dark orange, filling the cold air with beautiful scent.
Seeing him curled up in a fetus position really unnerved me.
At the moment she is curled up on the floor of the bedroom, being gently wafted by the breeze of our fan!
whelk shell reveals how the animal's body fits within the curled chamber.
wisp of smoke curled in the air, carrying a burnt smell.
A thin wisp of blue smoke curled up from the tube.
The timber is used instead of oak where the latter is scarce, and is employed for axle-trees and spokes, as well as for Windsor chairs, &c. It exhibits two accidental forms in the arrangement of the fibres, an undulated one like those of the curled maple (A.
Then he would turn away to the portrait of his dead Lise, who with hair curled a la grecque looked tenderly and gaily at him out of the gilt frame.
His face was fresh and rosy, his white-plumed hat, tilted to one side, disclosed his curled and pomaded hair besprinkled with powdery snow.
Now you've curled up and got warm, you daughter of a bitch! said Karataev, touching the dog that lay at his feet, and again turning over he fell asleep immediately.
A beard and mustache covered the lower part of his face, and a tangle of hair, infested with lice, curled round his head like a cap.
He looked over at Manuel, who was snoring gently, curled up beside him.
At the moment she is curled up on the floor of the bedroom, being gently wafted by the breeze of our fan !
A broken whelk shell reveals how the animal 's body fits within the curled chamber.
A wisp of smoke curled in the air, carrying a burnt smell.
Add curled ribbons and charms to complete the corsage.
Follow the simple advice below and you'll be curled up on your couch with your favorite author in no time flat.
If your dog prefers sleeping curled up in a tight ball, nest beds, balls, bean bags and others with a backside will best fit the bill.
Your cat is curled up next to you and begins purring.
White limbs spring upward from the base egg with curled ends.
The fresh-faced appeal of understated eye makeup is one that can easily be pulled off for every day with a flesh colored eye shadow, a brown or other medium neutral liner on the top eye, and two coast of mascara on curled lashes.
Mascara: Mascara To finish off your emulated Rhianna look, apply several coats of black mascara onto freshly curled lashes.
Give one more squeeze and your lashes should be nicely curled.
Finish the eyes with curled lashes and a black or black-brown mascara.
Line your eyes with a brown, grey, or other medium liner to help them stand out, and finish with curled lashes and mascara.
Attendants: Your attendants could wear their hair up or curled loosely as well, with twists of ivy and roses that they carry in a bouquet, along with seashells.
He prefers to stay curled up in his crate, and constantly throws up.
A Portuguese Water Dog's coat ranges in texture from tightly curled to naturally wavy.
The Cavachon's coat can be either loosely curled or slightly wavy, but in both cases, the coat does require routine attention.
Plants that are under attack by a large number of aphids may show signs such as reduced growth, wilted leaves, drying branches, stunted needles, and curled foliage.
They damage plants by sucking, leaving behind curled leaf tips and edges that are crispy brown.
Unscrew each of the side terminal screws so that you have room to slide the curled end of each wire underneath each screw.
Fedora: These can come in several materials and typically have a curled brim, at least in the back.
It is finished with a cute curled hemline and comes in sizes 14/16 to 30/32.
The pixie can also be curled with a brush and sprayed into place.
Hair is thin, tightly curled, and easily pulled out.
If you purchased one of the basket-weave designs or a curled stalk plant, you'll need to pay attention to the lighting source since light is the main tool used to train plants to grow into such amazing shapes and patterns.
You may have wondered how curled or woven arrangements are created.
Also consider leaving some long tendrils gently curled and hanging loose on either side of your face.
Once all of your hair is curled, hold your head upside down and run your fingers through it to loosen the curls up.
Repeat the process until the entire hair is curled.
Spray a medium hold hair spray over the curled head of hair.
In fact, medium lengths are often the most versatile of any, and can be stylishly coifed as bobs, updos, with layers or bangs, braided, or curled.
Repeat this process until all the hair is curled.
Sleek ponytails slicked to the head and heavily curled in the tail.
The most notable result is curled hair that frizzes because of a compromised hair cuticle.
If the hair is long, the loose hair can be pulled into single braids or, for a unique twist, curled gently into a soft wave.
These pieces can be curled, permed or flat-ironed with ease.
We need only look to the 2008 Idol finale, where her hair was strategically curled on top, straightened at the front to display gloriously thick, face-framing bangs and wisped at the sides to show off a few romantic tendrils.
Whether you're after a soft and curled style, a vintage wavy coif or a sleek and sexy do just perfect for date night, meet styles that, combined with a few insider tricks, will take you from blah to bombshell in no time flat.
Although the kinky synthetic hair cannot be hot curled, the ends of the hair can be set on curling rods and dipped in hot water for curly ends.
Once hair has been curled with the iron, shake your head and let the curls tumble.
Girls with relaxed hair sometimes experiment with getting their hair flat ironed, hot curled, or wearing weaves and ponytail pieces in their hair.
There also products available that loosen the texture of tightly curled, kinky hair, producing smooth, loose curls that can also be brushed down into waves.
This look was paired with long locks, often wavy and curled, and was a heavy style that flattered few.
Human hair extensions can be dyed, curled, and straightened just as if it was your own hair.
Katie Holmes' style is usually worn sleek, softly curled under at the ends, with thick, full bangs.
It is cut in varying lengths with wispy ends and can be worn straight or curled, with or without bangs.
Hair can be curled or worn straight depending on the bridesmaids' hair types and lengths.
For example, the "New Kawasaki Rose" is an angled rose that looks truly realistic, with soft petals curled at their edges.
She's lightly curled with her head in her hands and her eyes are closed.
Small ribbons can be curled and attached to plain ball ornaments for some extra pizzazz.
The venomous scorpion, tail curled, is the symbol of Scorpio.
This does not have to be elaborate; a snake curled in the grass or a ram on a hill is enough.
The Leo symbol is a glyph that looks similar to an upside-down "U" where one side is longer than the other and the ends are curled up.
Leo's glyph resembles an upside down 'U" with curled up ends and represents the fluffy mane of a lion.
The left thumb faces down, and the fingers of both hands are curled to form a fish.
They are more likely to stay "picture perfect", and you can usually pick out a piece that is already curled for you.
Of course, curled looks aren't the only style boasted by cheerleading hair pieces.
Do you really imagine yourself in a lace teddy, curled up on the sofa with that mug in hand?
They serve double duty since most people wear their sleepwear not just to bed, but curled up in front of the fireplace in the evenings and perhaps on more than a few Saturday mornings.
At the film's conclusion, the alien defeated, Ripley and the cat curled up to go to sleep in stasis for their long journey back to Earth.
Other uses have been the number 8 to represent glasses (as well as a capital B) or the curled brackets to represent moustache and a beard.
Katie was huddled in a blanket before the fire, and what looked like a healer curled on the bed.
She was too sleepy to bother Alex, so she moved to the window seat and curled up against the chill.
Placing the coffee cup on the window sill, he ran a hand through thick black hair that curled in all the right places.
cristatum is a handsome variety with fronds forking at the apex and the tips of all the pinnae crested and curled.
Perithecium or "fruit" of the fungus with its curled appendages, X too.
He adds that the tendency is to replace those by " the hair, without powder, simply curled."
"He was of a middle size, and had good features in his face, the skin somewhat dark, black curled hair, and the long eyebrows of the same colour, so that one might easily know from his looks that he was descended from the Portuguese Jews."
The wood, like that of other species, is applicable to many purposes - as for the seats of Windsor chairs, turnery, &c. The grain in very old trees is sometimes undulated, which suggested the name of curled maple, and gives beautiful effects of light and shade on polished surfaces.
The most constant use of curled maple is for the stocks of fowling-pieces and rifles, as it affords toughness and strength combined with lightness and elegance.
in diameter, and also single enamelled bricks, generally bearing an inscription of Nebuchadrezzar, twisted, curled and broken, apparently by great heat.
The majority, however, may be described as a mixed Hamito-Semitic people, who are in general well formed and handsome, with straight and regular features, lively eyes, hair long and straight or somewhat curled and in colour dark olive, approaching to black.
The skin of the body is sometimes blue, whilst the wool has a bright lustre, is curled in small distinct pirls, and is of uniform staple.
They are not recumbent, and the hair falling from the head is curled, not straight, as in the true Egyptian sphinx.
The brood of bees, when healthy, lies in the combs in compact masses, the larvae being plump and of a pearly whiteness, and when quite young curled up on their sides at the base of the cells.
Color had returned to his face, and Lankha was curled up in a ball at the end of the bed with Ully snoring in a chair.
They sat quietly, Jackson finishing his blood with her curled up in his lap, and then he carried her back to bed.
Katie followed her instincts through the dreamscape until she climbed the last rocks and saw Rhyn curled in a ball just on the other side of a small ridge on the Sanctuary.
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