Fear clutched at her throat.
For a long time he wandered in fear from place to place.
The sea shore is too far to the east so I fear she'll be remanded to a roadside bier of Kudzu and discarded fast food wrappers.
We fear it, frankly, because we do not understand it.
Shakespeare remains so popular because he wrote about timeless human experiences: love and fear and envy, anger and revenge and jealousy, ambition and regret and guilt.
Cold fear spiraled through her.
Maybe her fear of her father was wrong.
For the first time since he began his sick games, Jenn felt genuine fear trickle through her.
Choking down fear, she climbed inside and sat down in the luxurious leather seat.
Fear clutched at her heart with cold fingers.
She stared at him, fear clutching at her heart.
My heart was in my mouth and I saw fear on Martha's face.
Her heart was pounding and it wasn't only fear of the storm.
She looked up, fear and anger flashing through her.
They did not smile nor did they frown, or show either fear or surprise or curiosity or friendliness.
Then came the arrest, and with it the fear of being questioned by the police.
I think her biggest fear was that she'd lose him.
She purposely kept her thoughts of what was to come—and her fear for Jule—at the back of her mind, instead filling it with her willingness to learn her trade.
Once again fear squeezed her stomach.
Punishment and fear were not; nor were threatening words read On suspended brass; nor did the suppliant crowd fear The words of their judge; but were safe without an avenger.
Once again fear squeezed her stomach.
You should fear this boy.
An impish fear clutched my hand, so that I could not write any more that day.
Lisa seemed to fear him more than she did Giddon.
Fear clutched at her throat.
Paralyzed with fear, Lisa waited, expecting the car to slide over the edge.
Betsy held my hand, sensing the fear in my voice as I spoke.
Sorry, mon amour, but I fear him more.
Despite her fear, she wrapped her arms around him.
I fear that it may enjoy a certain health of its own; that we may be well, yet not pure.
As it was, the kids might pick up on her fear and emulate.
The fear his words invoked must have shown on her face.
Jonny sensed him as well and looked up, confusion and fear crossing his face.
She looked away fast for fear of the sizzling blue gaze and dropped to her knees in front of Darian, pulling his hands from his face to see the wound.
Instead of keeping still, so I could eat him comfortably, he trembled so with fear that he fell off the table into a big vase that was standing on the floor.
It is with a kind of fear that I begin to write the history of my life.
One soldier, in his fear, uttered the senseless cry, "Cut off!" that is so terrible in battle, and that word infected the whole crowd with a feeling of panic.
She forgot all fear of her father, went up to him, took his hand, and drawing him down put her arm round his thin, scraggy neck.
The horse first, regardless of whether it was right or wrong to show fear, snorted, reared almost throwing the major, and galloped aside.
She rose, having slept fully clothed out of fear Xander would attack her in her sleep.
They are resting there for the night and have no fear of danger from us.
All the time I was preparing for the great ordeal, I could not suppress an inward fear and trembling lest I should fail, and now it is an unspeakable relief to know that I have passed the examinations with credit.
Either he is retreating, which is the only thing we need fear, or he is changing his position.
Death, wounds, the loss of family--I fear nothing.
Her glittering eyes, filled with childlike fear and excitement, rested on him without changing their expression.
Prince Andrew sat in another room, faint with fear lest the baby should be drowned in the font, and awaited the termination of the ceremony.
To her impatience and pining for him were now added the unpleasant recollection of her interview with Princess Mary and the old prince, and a fear and anxiety of which she did not understand the cause.
Clutching her breast to keep herself from choking, Sonya, pale and trembling with fear and agitation, sat down in an armchair and burst into tears.
His eyes, screwed up with fear as if he every moment expected another blow, gazed up at Rostov with shrinking terror.
The French followed him with astonishment in their eyes chiefly because Pierre, unlike all the other Russians who gazed at the French with fear and curiosity, paid no attention to them.
You, peaceful inhabitants of Moscow, artisans and workmen whom misfortune has driven from the city, and you scattered tillers of the soil, still kept out in the fields by groundless fear, listen!
This state of things is continually becoming worse and makes one fear that unless a prompt remedy is applied the troops will no longer be under control in case of an engagement.
And the fear of death and of the stretchers, and love of the sun and of life, all merged into one feeling of sickening agitation.
Then with no less fear and delight they saw how the young count, red in the face and with bloodshot eyes, dragged Mitenka out by the scruff of the neck and applied his foot and knee to his behind with great agility at convenient moments between the words, shouting, Be off!
Pierre felt particularly well disposed toward them all, but was now instinctively on his guard for fear of binding himself in any way.
What will become of us if she dies, as I always fear when her face is like that? thought he, and placing himself before the icon he began to say his evening prayers.
Unhurt, she would have no fear of wandering around to find her way, but her injury prevented any exploration.
She stood, frozen with fear as his dark figure moved past her.
It's is warm here in the south and I fear I can't keep my tiny trophy in my auto another day.
Here in the spring time south, I have no such fear because I'm not stupid as he apparently was.
My monolog was blurted out non-stop for fear she'd cut me off before I finished.
We dared not to take a deep breath for fear of waking him.
Never in my twenty-nine years of white bread life had I encountered anything remotely similar to the fear I felt as that knife pressed in me.
Fear is my true restraint; fear of what I'll do to her child if I'm again annoyed.
I have no fear this woman will attempt to escape as she sees my knife and knows full well her daughter's life is in my hands.
I steeled myself to hide the fear that welled up inside me like the worse cramps I could possibly endure.
Relief and fear unleashed within her, and she was hauled once again to her feet.
"What mortal doesn't fear death?" the Watcher asked, his brow furrowing.
She turned, her body tense and her large green eyes swimming with fear and dread.
Yully closed the door behind her, shaking out of fear and cold.
She froze, the warmth of the magic leaving her as fear replaced it.
The worst thing was their terror of reaching the bottom of this great crack in the earth, and the natural fear that sudden death was about to overtake them at any moment.
Jim the horse had seen these spires, also, and his ears stood straight up with fear, while Dorothy and Zeb held their breaths in suspense.
They allow for easy return of merchandise that doesn't meet my expectations, decreasing my fear of making a bad purchasing decision.
In much of Europe, because of deep fear and suspicion of GMO crops, their importation is forbidden.
Our hearts beat fast, and our hands trembled with excitement, not fear, for we had the hearts of vikings, and we knew that our skipper was master of the situation.
It was no doubt because of this ignorance that I rushed in where more experienced angels fear to tread.
After a moment she added, mournfully, "I fear some people's lives are just like Ginger's."
She could not keep back her tears, and the chief cause of her pain seemed to be the fear lest people should doubt her truthfulness.
In these years the fear came many times to Miss Sullivan lest the success of the child was to cease with childhood.
However, I should never have broken a horse or bull and taken him to board for any work he might do for me, for fear I should become a horseman or a herdsman merely; and if society seems to be the gainer by so doing, are we certain that what is one man's gain is not another's loss, and that the stable-boy has equal cause with his master to be satisfied?
In accumulating property for ourselves or our posterity, in founding a family or a state, or acquiring fame even, we are mortal; but in dealing with truth we are immortal, and need fear no change nor accident.
In some places, within my own remembrance, the pines would scrape both sides of a chaise at once, and women and children who were compelled to go this way to Lincoln alone and on foot did it with fear, and often ran a good part of the distance.
But I fear that he was not the wiser for all I told him, for every time I attempted to answer his questions he interrupted me by asking, "What do you do here?"
It is true, I fear, that others may have fallen into it, and so helped to keep it open.
I pumped my fellow-prisoner as dry as I could, for fear I should never see him again; but at length he showed me which was my bed, and left me to blow out the lamp.
He has stopped Austria's cackle and I fear it will be our turn next.
With those about him, from his daughter to his serfs, the prince was sharp and invariably exacting, so that without being a hardhearted man he inspired such fear and respect as few hardhearted men would have aroused.
She felt, as courtiers do when the Tsar enters, the sensation of fear and respect which the old man inspired in all around him.
One sentiment, fear for his life, possessed his whole being.
Owing to the terrible uproar and the necessity for concentration and activity, Tushin did not experience the slightest unpleasant sense of fear, and the thought that he might be killed or badly wounded never occurred to him.
The old aunt received the two young people in her corner, but seemed desirous of hiding her adoration for Helene and inclined rather to show her fear of Anna Pavlovna.
This expression in Princess Mary did not frighten them (she never inspired fear in anyone), but they knew that when it appeared on her face, she became mute and was not to be shaken in her determination.
"Is he really to be my husband, this stranger who is so kind--yes, kind, that is the chief thing," thought Princess Mary; and fear, which she had seldom experienced, came upon her.
I only wanted to ask because I fear the Guards won't be in action, he added as if in apology.
Just as in a clock, the result of the complicated motion of innumerable wheels and pulleys is merely a slow and regular movement of the hands which show the time, so the result of all the complicated human activities of 160,000 Russians and French--all their passions, desires, remorse, humiliations, sufferings, outbursts of pride, fear, and enthusiasm--was only the loss of the battle of Austerlitz, the so-called battle of the three Emperors--that is to say, a slow movement of the hand on the dial of human history.
And suddenly he was seized by a panic of fear for himself and for the issue of the whole battle.
"Yes, yes," he muttered, "it will be difficult, I fear, difficult to raise... happens to everybody!
"Go!" he repeated, amazed at himself and glad to see the look of confusion and fear that showed itself on Prince Vasili's face.
The Emperor proposes to give all commanders of divisions the right to shoot marauders, but I much fear this will oblige one half the army to shoot the other.
In answer to Rostov's renewed questions, Denisov said, laughing, that he thought he remembered that some other fellow had got mixed up in it, but that it was all nonsense and rubbish, and he did not in the least fear any kind of trial, and that if those scoundrels dared attack him he would give them an answer that they would not easily forget.
Prince Andrew, too, dared not stir, for fear of betraying his unintentional presence.
When Prince Andrew spoke (he could tell a story very well), Natasha listened to him with pride; when she spoke she noticed with fear and joy that he gazed attentively and scrutinizingly at her.
The village elder, a peasant delegate, and the village clerk, who were waiting in the passage, heard with fear and delight first the young count's voice roaring and snapping and rising louder and louder, and then words of abuse, dreadful words, ejaculated one after the other.
Daniel himself felt this, and as usual stood just inside the door, trying to speak softly and not move, for fear of breaking something in the master's apartment, and he hastened to say all that was necessary so as to get from under that ceiling, out into the open under the sky once more.
In evident fear of refusal, like a boy asking for permission to get on a horse, he begged to be allowed to swim across the river before the Emperor's eyes.
Thoughts that had not entered her mind for years--thoughts of a life free from the fear of her father, and even the possibility of love and of family happiness--floated continually in her imagination like temptations of the devil.
He was convinced that he alone could maintain command of the army in these difficult circumstances, and that in all the world he alone could encounter the invincible Napoleon without fear, and he was horrified at the thought of the order he had to issue.
Oh, what a terrible thing is fear, and how shamefully I yielded to it!
Man can be master of nothing while he fears death, but he who does not fear it possesses all.
He remembered with dissatisfaction the agitation and fear he had betrayed before his subordinates.
He had read only a few lines when he turned pale and his eyes opened wide with fear and joy.
Sonya was not less agitated than her friend by the latter's fear and grief and by her own personal feelings which she shared with no one.
He had twice experienced that terribly tormenting fear of death--the end--but now he no longer understood that fear.
And lastly you too, peasants, come from the forests where you are hiding in terror, return to your huts without fear, in full assurance that you will find protection!
It was evidently not so much his sufferings that caused him to moan (he had dysentery) as his fear and grief at being left alone.
To fear or to try to escape that force, to address entreaties or exhortations to those who served as its tools, was useless.
But as soon as he tried to continue the conversation he had begun with Princess Mary he again glanced at Natasha, and a still-deeper flush suffused his face and a still-stronger agitation of mingled joy and fear seized his soul.
On the one hand there is fear and regret for the loss of the whole edifice constructed through the ages, on the other is the passion for destruction.
Alex didn't know about her fear of flying and she'd just as soon he didn't learn.
In a voice quaking with fear, she began to sing.
But it would be nice to know you had a way to get out and do things without fear of taking the only vehicle.
We forbade ourselves to even discuss our impetuous actions for fear of disturbing Howie so all we could do is cross our fingers and pray.
Fear is my true restraint; fear of what I'll do to her child if I'm again annoyed.
I was thinking even someone who doesn't fear death, fears something else.
What do you fear, Xander? she asked over her shoulder.
Exactly what you fear, that what should happen, won't.
I hesitate to start talking about nanotechnology for fear I will not be able to stop—the entire field is amazing to me!
Yes, I'd send them on in front, but no fear, they're crowding up behind.
And that fear was the fear of death.
I knew it, it was the odour that always precedes a thunderstorm, and a nameless fear clutched at my heart.
She caught the young officer by his cuffs, and a look of solemnity and fear appeared on her flushed face.
The little princess was not unwell, but had such an overpowering fear of the prince that, hearing he was in a bad humor, she had decided not to appear.