For a moment she lay waiting, and then realized he had fallen asleep.
The line down the highway blurred for a second and she realized she had nearly fallen asleep.
Her first day and she had fallen asleep on the job.
At first she thought it was the thunderstorm she'd fallen asleep listening to.
He lifted Destiny from the rug in her room where she had fallen asleep and gently placed her in her bed.
This was a dream; she'd fallen asleep on the train and not yet woken up.
She'd fallen asleep in Kris's library after half a bottle of whiskey and awoken in her own bed with a throbbing headache and dry mouth.
Toby had fallen asleep in front of the fireplace.
Elisabeth had fallen asleep with her head in Jackson's lap before they even took off.
Jackson thought she had fallen asleep when she said, "Thank you for not saying I told you so."
I guess I must have fallen asleep.
Maybe it had fallen asleep for a while, but it was there.
She smiled and nodded to indicate Destiny, who had fallen asleep in his arms.
brethren at one time, most of whom are still alive, tho some have fallen asleep.
As darkness fell I was very feverish and drowsy so I must have fallen asleep.
What amazed me totally was that after an exceptionally rowdy baths they had fallen asleep by 9.30 - what a result!
As to the belief in the efficacy of the prayers of the saints for those still living on earth, and similarly in the efficacy of the prayers addressed to the saints, St Cyril of Jerusalem indicates in the following words the advantages of the commemoration of the saints: "Then we make mention also of those who have fallen asleep before us, first of patriarchs, prophets, apostles, martyrs, that God would at theirs prayers and intercessions receive our supplication" (Cat.
She had evidently been reading, and fallen asleep.
She was so tired that she has fallen asleep on the sofa in my room.
After crying she had fallen asleep.
The Emperor had only just fallen asleep and so Savary had to wait.
The countess had fallen asleep and the count, having put off their departure till next morning, went to bed.
On waking up that morning Count Ilya Rostov left his bedroom softly, so as not to wake the countess who had fallen asleep only toward morning, and came out to the porch in his lilac silk dressing gown.
"Eh?" murmured Platon, who had almost fallen asleep.
In the silence that ensued, the snoring of those who had fallen asleep could be heard.
What amazed me totally was that after an exceptionally rowdy baths they had fallen asleep by 9.30 - what a result !
As anyone who's fallen asleep with a full face on knows, there's nothing fun about waking up to smudged raccoon eyes, foundation on the pillow and smeared lipstick.
If you've ever sat on your readers, fallen asleep in them, or had a child grab them and bend them, you'll love the fact that there are some frames out there that are meant to withstand such accidents.
The truck driver, who was carrying a load of sound equipment for the show, had fallen asleep at the wheel and caused the deaths of two college students.
Her gaze fell on Tammy, who had fallen asleep on the couch.
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