Hearing this, Dorothy and the Wizard exchanged startled glances, for they remembered how often Eureka had longed to eat a piglet.
If you angle your sword, the blow glances off.
But those glances expressed something more: they said that she had played her part in life, that what they now saw was not her whole self, that we must all become like her, and that they were glad to yield to her, to restrain themselves for this once precious being formerly as full of life as themselves, but now so much to be pitied.
"A youth and maiden meeting by chance, or brought together by artifice, exchange glances, reciprocate civilities, go home, and dream of each other.
Mrs. Poe registered a few quizzical glances, but didn't ask any more questions.
His words are wisdom to those legislators who contemplate no essential reform in the existing government; but for thinkers, and those who legislate for all time, he never once glances at the subject.
The countess exchanged glances with Anna Mikhaylovna.
An expression of keen intelligence lighted up his features, and his large, sparkling grey eyes darted penetrating glances at every one who approached him.
Firdousi accepted the challenge, and the three poets having previously agreed upon three rhyming words to which a fourth could not be found in the Persian language, 'Ansari began "Thy beauty eclipses the light of the sun"; Farrakhi added "The rose with thy cheek would comparison shun"; 'Asjadi continued "Thy glances pierce through the mailed warrior's johsun"; 1 and Firdousi, without a moment's hesitation, completed the quatrain "Like the lance of fierce Giv in his fight with Poshun."
They cast several glances her way and appeared as interested in her as they were in looking past her.
The Cambridge history passes for the most part along the political crust of society, and seldom glances at the social forces within.
29, glances at this as an established practice familiar to those whom he addresses.
He stayed so long that Princess Mary and Natasha exchanged glances, evidently wondering when he would go.
Long ago she had learned to ignore the second glances, open stares, and sometimes even suggestive leers of men.
They exchanged knowing glances, and treated her like a lost dog.
Fritz and Royce exchanged knowing glances and Pete merely nodded.
Donna & Chris exchanged uncomfortable glances.
Davis and Fritz exchanged puzzled glances.
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He glances at Grassmann's methods, but is repelled because he is seeking a unifying principle, and he finds that Grassmann offers him not one but many principles.
She headed for the fire, taking a few backward glances to be sure that he was actually caring for the mules.
I was sure she was searching for information on Julie O'Malley, in spite of Martha's objections as she gave furtive glances toward her coworker's office.
In fact, many of the people on the compound cast curious or smiling glances towards them.
He watched her furtive glances, waiting for the signal to approach.
Other than their surreptitious glances at the audience, they were totally involved all the time.
anxious glances at O'Neill's scorched crotch.
casting quick nervous glances round me.
cursory of glances revealed that this document is badly flawed.
envious glances from passing anglers, whose khaki bush hats were quite put to shame.
snatching furtive glances at the top shelf - all those chunky, garish plastic boxes, full of the promise of horrid delights.
The three exchanged worried glances, then they heard the sound of salvation.
Presently the boy began to steal furtive glances at the girl.
I only got two fleeting glances silhouetted against the sky.
longing glances leave little doubt such sculptured cheekbones are destined to be together.
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quizzical glances from the shoppers heading for the supermarket!
The captain fetched a breath, stepped back against the figure-head, and instantly redirected his glances after Huish.
reproachful glances upon him.
rolls the d666 and gets 1 2 CHECK: 1. Tarot glances across, and attempts to evade them in the crowd.
sly glances in the direction of Bach.
smug superiority in their glances can't be bettered.
A curtain of crimson taffeta held by two young men parted the couple to prevent them from stealing glances.
He glances down at his Omega Seamaster watch and peers over his Calvin Klein faux tortoiseshell glasses at the closed door to the boardroom.
The countess in turn, without omitting her duties as hostess, threw significant glances from behind the pineapples at her husband whose face and bald head seemed by their redness to contrast more than usual with his gray hair.
Boris was telling his new friend Pierre who the guests were and exchanging glances with Natasha, who was sitting opposite.
Everyone stood up respectfully when the Military Governor, having stayed about half an hour alone with the dying man, passed out, slightly acknowledging their bows and trying to escape as quickly as possible from the glances fixed on him by the doctors, clergy, and relatives of the family.
They all rushed out of the village again, but Tushin's guns could not move, and the artillerymen, Tushin, and the cadet exchanged silent glances as they awaited their fate.
But much as all the rest laughed, talked, and joked, much as they enjoyed their Rhine wine, saute, and ices, and however they avoided looking at the young couple, and heedless and unobservant as they seemed of them, one could feel by the occasional glances they gave that the story about Sergey Kuzmich, the laughter, and the food were all a pretense, and that the whole attention of that company was directed to-- Pierre and Helene.
"Old though he may be, he should not, he certainly should not, speak like that," their glances seemed to say.
After the fish, which made a certain sensation, the count exchanged glances with the other committeemen.
He was pointedly attentive to Sonya and looked at her in such a way that not only could she not bear his glances without coloring, but even the old countess and Natasha blushed when they saw his looks.
The old woman, lowering her eyes but casting side glances at the newcomers, had turned her cup upside down and placed a nibbled bit of sugar beside it, and sat quietly in her armchair, though hoping to be offered another cup of tea.
A thousand times during that half-hour Rostov cast eager and restless glances over the edge of the wood, with the two scraggy oaks rising above the aspen undergrowth and the gully with its water-worn side and "Uncle's" cap just visible above the bush on his right.
Eager, frightened, helpless glances were turned on Alpatych when he came out of the Governor's room.
"Why should you be God knows where out of sight, during the battle?" he said, exchanging glances with his young companion.
Pierre exchanged glances with Countess Mary and Nicholas (Natasha he never lost sight of) and smiled happily.
In turn, the group drew quizzical glances from the shoppers heading for the supermarket !
All but Ben were casting rather reproachful glances upon him.
Arcangel rolls the d666 and gets 1 2 CHECK: 1. Tarot glances across, and attempts to evade them in the crowd.
Next, the pedals take full charge, with sly glances in the direction of Bach.
The smug superiority in their glances ca n't be bettered.
No distractions, no surreptitious glances at the audience, they were totally involved all the time.
I did not answer very quickly, so some colleagues gave me withering glances.
I didn't see him for a bit except for a few glances in the hallway.
If you're not talking and just exchanging nervous glances, you'll never know.
Commissioning a piece of custom jewelry can give you a piece of jewelry that is as unique as you, bringing years of pleasure and admiring glances!
A unique bracelet is as special as its wearer and will bring years of pleasure as well as many admiring glances.
Leather motorcycle vests can give you that bad boy look that draws glances and stares from admirers everywhere.
No matter what style you choose, the effect will be so unusual, you're certain to get stares and second glances.
Special effect, or wicked, lenses are almost never the norm, so you'll be able to get a few startled gasps and second glances from anyone with whom you come in contact while you're wearing them.
Expect lots of attention and second glances when you work an emo hairstyle.
Complete the overall look with a great beach towel that compliments your outfit, and wait for the admiring glances!
She gave an interview about what was involved in getting her body not just bikini ready, but "magazine cover bikini ready" which, as anyone who glances at Sports Illustrated knows, is no small feat.
Sexy 60-something Helen Mirren still wears a bikini and gets plenty of admiring glances.
If you want to find out if an individual has any interest in you at all, try to time your glances in his or her direction so that you get caught looking at the person.
I'm pretty sure he's interested because we exchange glances a lot and he recently came over and helped me with a machine but we didn't really talk.
Pink sapphire engagement rings are extremely personal and unusual, but whatever style is chosen the ring is bound to look fantastic and draw many admiring glances.
A white and black diamond engagement ring is a stunning choice and will look wonderful matched with a wedding ring, causing admiring glances and in the future will become a precious family heirloom.
The lineup is rife with soft, decadent pieces of arm candy that deservedly earn admiring glances no matter where they go.
The most flagrant error is that of "unchangeable destinies" in which an individual glances at his natal chart and assumes that his negative character aspects cannot be changed, and that they are simply part of him.
One Virgo design that will get second glances is the constellation.
A Marc Jacobs pendant watch is a lovely combination of jewelry and watch and is bound to cause admiring glances.
An animal print watch is a great accessory and one that is bound to garner admiring glances.
When a prospective employer glances at your skill-based resume, what should be immediately obvious is your skills are related to the job for which you are applying.
Julie looked ready to faint and kept casting glances at Betsy.
Maybe it was merely love that made her view him that way, but considering all the second and third glances he got from other women, she doubted it.
She didn't notice the amused glances the women gave her, but she did see their appraising looks at Rhyn.
It was not the polite, curious glances of Romas's people but direct looks that made her skin crawl with awareness.
He could spot the rider now and again with occasional glances and by counting off the seconds between points they both passed, knew he was gaining, if ever so slowly.
His published works are: Hints Toward Reforms (1850); Glances at Europe (1851); History of the Struggle for Slavery Extension (1856); Overland Journey to San Francisco (1860); The American Conflict (2 vols., 1864-1866); Recollections of a Busy Life (1868; new edition, with appendix containing an account of his later years, his argument with Robert Dale Owen on Marriage and Divorce, and Miscellanies, 1873); Essays on Political Economy (1870); and What I know of Farming (1871).
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