Finally she ducked her head and came to the direct point.
I'll give the man credit for direct eye contact as he answered.
His direct look managed to stir what part of her wasn't already desperate.
At the very least, perhaps they might be able to direct her to the help she so obviously needed.
He didn't respond, and she thought it best to direct her energy to walking rather than talking.
The underworld doesn't have direct sunlight.
The two drinks and lack of a third caused him to be more direct than normal politeness would dictate.
He took up a protective stance within direct sight of them, so still, he seemed like a statue.
Annie's death was a direct result of him and his actions.
Perhaps it was time to request more direct help from Daniel Brennan.
He was cold where Andre was warm, and Wynn's direct gaze held no emotion.
He was trying not to let the feel of Katie.s skin heat his blood, but her nearness and direct gaze lit him afire.
When he turned back to her, the gaze was as direct as the question.
Headlights were backed up as far as the eye could see, waiting impatiently for someone to direct them away from the gridlock.
I will myself direct your battalions.
How may I direct your call? a pleasant voice answered.
He preferred the direct approach over any form of subtlety.
"I'm much more comfortable telling you why I feel capable of performing the duties than picking apart Mr. Fitzgerald," Dean said as he detailed his duties in direct police work and the experience he'd gained from them.
Unless Sasha posed a direct threat to the Council, Kris was forbidden from buying an assassination, despite suspecting his brother wasn.t as innocent as he proclaimed.
His conversation always related entirely to himself; he would remain calm and silent when the talk related to any topic that had no direct bearing on himself.
The commander-in-chief never takes direct part in the action itself, but only gives general orders concerning the movement of the mass of the troops.
They were spinning out of control, fed by the direct contact with him and the elusive scent that was making her mouth water.
He knew Cynthia would not look kindly on any direct line of questioning in the personal area of parentage.
His muscular frame and direct gaze made her uneasy.
The traffic crawled to a near standstill as Dean's blood pressure mounted, sure the 8:00 direct flight to Norfolk would leave without him.
She evaded the direct question.
A sovereign should not be with the army unless he is a general! said Napoleon, evidently uttering these words as a direct challenge to the Emperor.
I'll direct all my efforts into preparing for our new baby.
I'm sure answers might be forthcoming via direct and persuasive questioning.
I performed all the infrequent and minimal tasks of Econ Scrutiny and handled any direct contact with Daniel Brennan.
I check the web site of After occasionally but have refrained from direct contact.
His direct gaze was intense as he took in her features.
He has direct access to you and the most to gain.
It was not the polite, curious glances of Romas's people but direct looks that made her skin crawl with awareness.
She inched away from a plant whose slender stalk was maneuvering through several other plants to position its leaves in direct sunlight.
But... in short, the fact is... you know yourself that last winter the count made a will by which he left all his property, not to us his direct heirs, but to Pierre.
At first he watched the serfs, trying to understand their aims and what they considered good and bad, and only pretended to direct them and give orders while in reality learning from them their methods, their manner of speech, and their judgment of what was good and bad.
And this was not the result of logical reasoning but was a direct and mysterious reflection.
Absent one of those gizmos to see around corners or a newspaper with a hole in it to held high like all the really cool spies do, Dean tried the direct approach.
Prince Andrew listened attentively to Bagration's colloquies with the commanding officers and the orders he gave them and, to his surprise, found that no orders were really given, but that Prince Bagration tried to make it appear that everything done by necessity, by accident, or by the will of subordinate commanders was done, if not by his direct command, at least in accord with his intentions.
Our internal electrical system works by using cells that have built up electrical gradient or energy that can be given off to other cells by direct transfer.
It took us two hours to come ten miles from the airport and Julie had to direct him the last mile and she just got here herself.
His gaze was direct, just short of demanding.
Maybe, but he strikes me as a more direct type—not someone who'd pull off a stunt like that.
Vacationing should fall in price but requires much direct labor, so it will not fall by a thousandfold.
If only I were to hand the letter direct to him and tell him all... could they really arrest me for my civilian clothes?
It is impossible to eradicate the passions; but we must strive to direct them to a noble aim, and it is therefore necessary that everyone should be able to satisfy his passions within the limits of virtue.
The countess had written direct to Julie's mother in Moscow suggesting a marriage between their children and had received a favorable answer from her.
So little was his rejoinder appreciated that Napoleon did not notice it at all and naively asked Balashev through what towns the direct road from there to Moscow passed.
This was the first indication of the necessity of deviating from what had previously seemed the most natural course--a direct retreat on Nizhni-Novgorod.
He looked around, and in the direct, respectful, wondering gaze fixed upon him he read sympathy with what he had said.
For the ancients these questions were solved by a belief in the direct participation of the Deity in human affairs.
Men uniting in these combinations always assume such relations toward one another that the larger number take a more direct share, and the smaller number a less direct share, in the collective action for which they have combined.
The layout makes the best use of direct and indirect lighting for a warm, inviting dining experience.
There's ample outdoor seating with direct beach access, and plenty of cozy nooks inside the hotel with wicker chairs and confortable cushions.
He's the only one who is a direct threat and that's due to our coming so close to getting him in the past.
She pulled up a chair across from him and straddled it, her direct gaze settling on him.
Both Dean and his wife felt comfortable with Fred researching the identity of the skeleton as long as Fred remained unaware of any direct connection to the Dawkinses.
She didn't have much air left, and she couldn't enable the control panel so she could direct the pod elsewhere.
Granted, we didn't stop her death, but she didn't kill herself through any direct fault of ours.
He glanced up at her, caught by her direct gaze.
There emerged a tacit agreement between the two men that Dean's position negated his direct involvement in officially pursuing the investigation.
The old man grabbed a metal trashcan from the curb and in one motion swung it at the car, scoring a direct hit on the windshield.
I see how human ingenuity and new technologies have eliminated previously insoluble problems once we stand back and let free markets do what they do best: direct the allocation of capital to find a solution.
This has no offline corollary and is economically empowering to so many people. 5. eBay and reallocating existing goods. eBay is actually a little like direct trade.
Anything that requires the unamplified direct labor of a person won't either, such as a personal trainer, a babysitter, or a masseuse.
Direct payments are made to an increasing number of citizens and the size of those payments rise.
Thousands and thousands of women were switchboard operators before direct dial phones were in use.
I represent my teacher as saying to me of the golden autumn leaves, "Yes, they are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer"--an idea direct from Miss Canby's story.
I never received any direct instruction in the Gilman School.
It now remains my pleasant task to direct and mould the beautiful intelligence that is beginning to stir in the child-soul.
England and France, Spain and Portugal, Gold Coast and Slave Coast, all front on this private sea; but no bark from them has ventured out of sight of land, though it is without doubt the direct way to India.
You know, Catiche, that we--you three sisters, Mamontov, and my wife-- are the count's only direct heirs.
Also, as we are masters of Ulm, we cannot be deprived of the advantage of commanding both sides of the Danube, so that should the enemy not cross the Lech, we can cross the Danube, throw ourselves on his line of communications, recross the river lower down, and frustrate his intention should he try to direct his whole force against our faithful ally.
In this letter Prince Andrew pointed out to his father the danger of staying at Bald Hills, so near the theater of war and on the army's direct line of march, and advised him to move to Moscow.
All historians agree that the external activity of states and nations in their conflicts with one another is expressed in wars, and that as a direct result of greater or less success in war the political strength of states and nations increases or decreases.
But Dolokhov restarted the conversation which had dropped and began putting direct questions as to how many men there were in the battalion, how many battalions, and how many prisoners.
If he can get us better and timelier information and direct us to the best place to call in our tips, we're miles ahead.
His gaze was penetrating and direct, stirring desire and fear within her.
Mesmerized by the sensations, her confusion and his direct gaze, she had to concentrate hard to register what he said.
"What do you think of it?" he asked, avoiding the direct challenge in her gaze.
His position didn't change even when they were alone, his gaze direct and hard.
He tapped his personal net implant and murmured "Angel" to direct the implant in his brain to contact her.
Or maybe smart old people just direct that energy to crosswords and it is not the crosswords doing the job at all ...
From Vyazma Napoleon ordered a direct advance on Moscow.
The doctor advised him to apply direct to Kutuzov.
At the council at Fili the prevailing thought in the minds of the Russian commanders was the one naturally suggesting itself, namely, a direct retreat by the Nizhni road.
Having abandoned the conception of the ancients as to the divine subjection of the will of a nation to some chosen man and the subjection of that man's will to the Deity, history cannot without contradictions take a single step till it has chosen one of two things: either a return to the former belief in the direct intervention of the Deity in human affairs or a definite explanation of the meaning of the force producing historical events and termed "power."
Dean had no way of checking Byrne's mileage and if by chance he had detoured east on Interstate 84, probably 30 miles further, instead of taking the more direct south-easterly route between Scranton and Parkside.
Whatever he says, there's a direct tie back to us!
He was one large muscle with a direct gaze that made her overly self-conscious.
While I had no direct evidence the attendees were all registered sex offenders, the way they nodded and agreed at the mention of deviant sexual behavior made me feel I might be unique among like penitents.
By the Emperor's orders Bagration reported direct to him.