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Knees sentence examples

  • He sat across from her, elbows on his knees, watching her.

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  • Her knees buckled and hit the cabinet.

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  • Her knees were weak, but her legs finally obeyed as she turned back toward the hotel.

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  • When Len walked in, she was on her knees, clinging to the stool.

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  • The water was cold, and she shook, her arms hugging her knees to her chest.

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  • She lifted a hand to her head and her knees started to buckle.

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  • 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.

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  • Backing the car up, she watched the man with the sword drop to his knees and slowly stand.

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  • Kin shoved her knees a part and yanked up her dress.

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  • Jennifer said as she bent on hands and knees to look closer.

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  • She pulled her knees to her chest, feeling small and vulnerable once more.

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  • Her knees finally gave way and she dropped into the chair.

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  • As I tried to rise to my knees I was grabbed from behind and once again, I felt a knife at my throat!

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  • I assure you, I have managed to contact all but three and if I located them I would get down on my knees before them and beg forgiveness, just like I've done with the others .

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  • I sank to my knees at the sight of the unmoving figure of Julie O'Malley.

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  • She wrapped her arms around her knees and closed her eyes for a brief rest.

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  • She dropped to her knees and sobbed, unable to control her pain and fear.

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  • She cringed away from him as her knees hit a chair.

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  • You'll have all the time in the world to beg me, on your knees and on your back.

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  • Deidre sat up and wrapped her arms around her knees, pink hair falling down around her.

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  • Once Dean was standing at the podium and he'd controlled the shake in his knees and hidden the sweat on his palms, he felt he didn't do badly.

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  • He staggered away from the monument and lightning connecting the woman with the clouds and dropped to his knees on the other side of the hill.

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  • She hugged her knees to her chest and peered through her fingers.

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  • She rested her chin on her knees, gazing at Damian.

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  • "Darian!" she exclaimed, dropping to her knees beside him.

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  • Dean crawled on his hands and knees, peering under the vehicle for Billy's young girlfriend but there was no one else, only a liquor bottle—unlike its victim, unbroken.

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  • Alex sank to his knees, coughing.

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  • The blood left her head in a race to her feet and her knees melted to follow.

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  • She sighed and drew her knees up against her chest.

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  • She stood on shaking knees.

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  • While both Deans were on their knees cleaning up the mess, the phone rang again.

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  • Cynthia was scraping sugar off her knees when he told her about the phone call.

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  • She turned on her knees and vomited behind her while Cynthia closed her eyes and wept.

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  • Her knees were trembling as if they were going to give way at any moment, and her face felt devoid of blood.

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  • Her mouth felt dry and her knees weak.

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  • She wrapped her arms around her knees and stared into the dusk.

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  • She fell to her knees, retching.

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  • I crawled to my knees and vomited, and thinking I'd die my throat hurt so badly to do so.

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  • She dropped to her knees beside him and pushed him onto his back.

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  • She looked around again and drew her knees towards her chest.

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  • She pulled her knees to her chest and wrapped her arms around them, hiding her face from the light.

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  • Instead, she wrapped her arms around her knees and tucked her face in the crook of one elbow.

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  • Deidre tucked her knees to her chest and wrapped her arms around them, watching him pace.

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  • She sat down and pulled her knees into the chair.

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  • She floundered to a sitting position, then her feet, cringing as she struggled upright, the sting in her wounded knees bringing tears to her eyes.

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  • Cora dropped to her knees beside her and pressed Deidre's hand back to her neck.

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  • She pulled her knees to her chest and leaned against the backboard.

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  • Reaching down, he placed one arm behind her knees and the other around her back, gently lifting her into his arms.

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  • Specks of light flashed in her eyes and then her knees gave way.

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  • His elbows were propped on his knees, the trench falling back to show a lean body, flat stomach and muscular thighs outlined by the soft material of his pants.

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  • Gabe's step slowed as he neared the man dressed in a white shirt held closed by two buttons and cream linen pants rolled to his knees, as if he'd been walking in the ocean.

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  • It was a big horse, tall and bony, with long legs and large knees and feet.

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  • He got down on his hands and knees and crawled into the cave.

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  • His little children clung to his knees and spoke loving words to him.

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  • The horse was an old, worn-out chestnut, with an ill-kept coat, and bones that showed plainly through it; the knees knuckled over, and the forelegs were very unsteady.

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  • He sat down by his wife, his elbows on his knees and his hands ruffling his gray hair.

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  • "Look at Papa!" shouted Natasha to the whole company, and quite forgetting that she was dancing with a grown-up partner she bent her curly head to her knees and made the whole room ring with her laughter.

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  • She wore only a long shirt to her knees that twisted to her stomach with her fall.

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  • Clutching her stomach, she sank to her knees.

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  • Put your head down between your knees.

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  • She flushed again as she always did, and he crossed to her, resting his hands on her thighs as he leaned his hips against the counter between her knees.

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  • She dropped to her knees.

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  • Too weak to continue, she dropped to her knees.

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  • Don't wait until tomorrow to go to him or you'll crawl to him on your knees.

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  • Sobbing, she dropped to her knees.

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  • As Two gazed at Damian, another flash of images driving him to his knees.

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  • She knelt in front of him and stood on her knees, lifting her arms to encompass his neck.

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  • The dress felt cool as the full skirt fell to her knees.

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  • Leaning forward, elbows on his knees, he rubbed his face with his hands finally taking his eyes off her face.

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  • He wore no shoes and sat with his arms draped over his knees.

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  • Things that made her knees weak and her eyes drift dreamily to the ocean as she remembered.

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  • She dropped to her knees, the vision of Logan's faceless body forefront in her thoughts.

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  • Reaching the wall, Deidre ignored the scrape of concrete against her hands and knees as she clambered on top.

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  • Deidre rested her forehead against her knees, tears on her face.

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  • Tamer dropped onto his knees and held out two compasses: the original and a second without the wear of time around its edges.

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  • His elbows rested on his knees, his hands clasped in front of him.

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  • She hugged her knees to her chest and rested her cheek on one knee, closing her eyes.

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  • Deidre pulled her knees up and pressed her back into Gabriel.

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  • With her knees pulled closer to her chest to guard against the sea breeze, the dress crumbled to the creases of her thighs and hip.

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  • She stared at him, backing out of his reach until the back of her knees hit a chair and she dropped into it.

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  • He dropped to his knees and wiped messily at the snot streaming from his nose and the tears frozen to his cheeks.

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  • She gasped and dropped to her knees, unable to see in the inky blackness around her.

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  • The ground was rocky beneath her hands and knees, the air chilled.

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  • Rhyn sat and draped his arms over his knees, staring at the horizon.

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  • She landed on her knees, horrified yet knowing something was very wrong.

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  • She flushed and pulled her T-shirt over her bare legs, resting her chin on her knees.

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  • She breathed his scent and released her knees, wrapping her arms around him.

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  • She crawled on her knees to Toby, heart hammering and hands shaking as she rolled him onto his back.

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  • He dropped to his knees, unable to battle both influences for his balance.

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  • Romas leaned back and snatched the kitten trotting toward her, and Evelyn rose to her knees, looking both surprised and dismayed.

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  • She rested on her knees, looking around.

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  • "Omigod those things are-- " The prisoner righted himself, then grabbed her and dragged her down to her knees once more.

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  • Her movement upset his balance again, and he shifted twice before finally allowing his knees to drop beside hers.

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  • Stricken, she wrapped her arms around her knees and began to cry.

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  • Mansr dropped to his knees as the earth continued to tremble.

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  • Grass tickled her knees, and she shifted, agitated by water and grass.

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  • Her knees hurt from her landing.

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  • Even the sight of him immortalized in paints made her chest tight and her knees weak.

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  • Cynthia said, from her hands and knees.

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  • When the stopping jolt came, it nearly knocked the wind out of him with its abruptness, but he'd fallen only to the level of Shipton's knees.

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  • The scent that makes me weak in the knees.

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  • And fell to his knees, weeping.

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  • He steadied himself with his hands on his knees for a moment, panting; then opened a bottle and started to drink, fast; desperate to find oblivion.

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  • He dropped to his knees on the Oriental rug with her still in his arms.

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  • She grabbed his hands and squeezed so hard he almost fell to his knees.

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  • Elisabeth rose to her knees and gazed at Jackson, then to Sarah and Connor, shaking her head.

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  • She tugged at each front foot until the goat was on her knees, her hind end in the air.

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  • Using it as a ladder, she climbed on the counter, stretching from her knees to reach the top shelf.

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  • For a long agonizing moment her knees and elbows took turns at the ground, but finally she made it to the chicken coup door.

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  • Her knees hit the floor with a grinding jolt, and the fox seized the opportunity.

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  • Her knees buckled and she slumped to the floor, wracked by ragged sobs.

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  • Lana leaned her elbows on her knees, staring hard at the wall.

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  • Memories of almost being raped, of Brady killing someone in front of her … Her chest seized, and she dropped to her knees.

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  • With nothing to balance against, she settled her knees on the bed, stopped to make sure he was still asleep, then inched forward until she could reach his pants.

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  • She gave a soft cry as she came off her knees.

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  • Dan settled onto his knees and flipped out a tracker.

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  • She hugged her knees to her chest to keep from shaking.

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  • He managed a faint smile before wobbling and sliding to his knees.

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  • She sat on a thick log.  He disappeared into the shadows of the jungle, and she pulled her knees to her chest, listening.  He was silent while the branches overhead hissed and rasped against one another and the cries of distant birds drifted to her.

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  • His shove almost drove her to her knees again.  She steadied herself and looked up in time to see him disappear into the jungle.  Fear made her heart pound.  The strange path he'd been following appeared ahead of her, revealing itself only a few steps at a time.  She started at a walk and quickened to a jog, making sure the path wouldn't close and trip her.  The path kept up with her, and she ran.

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  • Katie hesitated before shuffling forward on her knees.  She carefully touched the woman's leg then patted it as she followed it down to the thick roots wrapped around her ankles.  Unable to see exactly how she was stuck, Katie used her cold fingers to fumble around the root and the woman's sneakers.  "It's really jammed in there," she said at last.

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  • By midmorning, Deidre was free.  Katie grimaced as she wrapped the dismembered sleeves of her sweater around her wounds.  Blood soaked the sweater quickly, and she held it over her head.  Even before she stood, she felt woozy.  Deidre tested herself and limped a few feet.  Katie steadied her breathing to keep from dropping to her knees.

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  • Deidre and Toby stood.  Katie started forward, only for the rumbling ground to drive her to her knees.  Horrified, she saw the chasm form a rough circle around them, trapping them on a small island surrounded by football field wide trees and chasms too wide to jump.

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  • He got down on his knees, right there in my office.

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  • She crawled forward on her hands and knees.

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  • Reaching high and taking a firm grip on the rope, she lifted herself, clamping the rope between her knees and letting her feet rest on the piece of broomstick.

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  • Her knees were suddenly weak and she grabbed a pole, sliding down to sit in the hay.

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  • Carmen hugged her knees and smiled.

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  • She rested her chin on her knees.

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  • He walked over to examine the crosses and then squatted beside them, rifle across his knees, reading.

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  • She sighed and wrapped her arms around her knees.

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  • She fell to her knees, groaning.

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  • She leaned back against the wall and drew her knees up to her chest.

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  • She drew her knees up against her chest and studied his face.

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  • He pulled up his knees and encircled them with his arms as he stared at her, his expression somewhere between anger and perplexed.

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  • She hugged her knees, ready to launch the next question.

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  • She dropped to her knees between the two bloodied corpses, hoarse from screaming.

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  • "I won't leave him, Jule," Damian said, sinking to his knees beside the body.

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  • Horrified, Jenn's mother dropped to her knees, sobbing.

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  • His body seized suddenly, and he dropped to his knees, doubled over.

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  • He remained throughout the night, crawling on his hands and knees to sift through the debris.

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  • The air around her seized her and shoved her to her knees.

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  • Darian lowered himself to the ground and sat, draping his elbows loosely over his knees as he gazed at the obelisk.

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  • She pushed herself up to her knees.

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  • With a knife beside her, she wrapped her arms around her knees and huddled, trying to keep warm.

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  • She sat down, huddling with her knees again.

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  • He gripped the bowl between his knees then took one of her hands in both of his.

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  • Bianca dropped to her knees beside her, and her cold healing fire tore through Jenn.

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  • Sofi dropped to her knees, holding her stomach.

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  • He dropped to his knees behind the boulder where Yully and Charles hid.

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  • She made it only a few steps before the shaking earth brought her to her knees.

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  • Exhausted, she sank to her knees.

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  • The first reached the nearby stream and stumbled, falling to his knees in the center of its shallow waters.

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  • With effort that almost drove her to her knees, she reined in the demon, alarmed how much harder it was this time than when she'd killed the madman who was her father.

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  • He moved against her, and she responded, parting her knees and raising her hips in an ancient sign of invitation.

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  • She started forward and faltered, nearly dropping to her knees.

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  • Taran dropped his knees to the floor.

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  • "The power of one demon has brought every kingdom to its knees before me," he murmured.

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  • She stepped over it, slipped on pebbles, and dropped with a gasp as pain slammed through her knees.

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  • Her first step drove her to her knees.

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  • "Y…yes," Sirian whispered, dropping to his knees again.

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  • The command drove him to his knees, and he grappled with the idea of sharing power with a demon.

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  • He urged Ed ahead with a gentle nudge of the knees, and followed the peccary.

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  • When he stopped and reached for a tasty looking batch of grass, she pulled his head away and nudged him forward with her knees.

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  • Carmen sat up and leaned her back against the headboard, drawing her knees up to her chest.

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  • She drew her knees up to her chest and gnawed on her lower lip as she considered the rest of that story.

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  • I've seen you knocked to your knees with pneumonia, grief and a sick husband, but you always come right back up fighting.

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  • Pain shot through her ankle and her knees buckled.

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  • Her stomach was still tied in knots, and she clutched her knees to her chest, shivering in the cold creek water.

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  • She fell to her knees, still holding her ears, and a sob forced its way through her constricted throat.

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  • She pulled her knees to her chest as he walked away, suddenly aware of the drop in temperature.

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  • Eden dropped to her knees and closed her eyes.

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  • Xander leaned forward and rested his elbows on his knees.

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  • He didn't become the most powerful creature in either realm to let a quick-witted woman with a bright smile and big heart bring him to his knees.

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  • Xander dropped to his knees beside the pale woman.

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  • When overtaken by a dust-storm it falls on its knees, and stretching its neck along the sand, closes its nostrils and remains thus motionless till the atmosphere clears; and in this position it affords some shelter to its driver, who, wrapping his face in his mantle, crouches behind his beast.

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  • Other towns showed also that their sympathies were with the insurgents, and John was forced to his knees.

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  • the knees of Taxodi urn, &c. Many typical burrs might be described as witchesbrooms, with all the twigs arrested to extremely short outgrowths.

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  • A youth is not regarded as eligible to marry till tattooed from the hips to the knees.

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  • The lower part of the trunk bears huge buttresses, each of which ends in a long branching far-spreading; root, from the branches of which spring the peculiar knees which, rise above the level of the water.

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  • The knees are of a soft spongy texture and act as breathing organs, supplying the roots with air,, which they would otherwise be unable to obtain when submerged.

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  • He arrogated to himself the privileges of royalty, made servants attend him upon their knees, compelled bishops to tie his shoelatchets and dukes to hold the basin while he washed his hands, and considered it condescension when he allowed ambassadors to kiss his fingers; he paid little heed to their sacrosanct character, and himself laid violent hands on a papal nuncio.

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  • The coffins are of small size, contain corpses with the knees drawn up to the chin and are found in excavated chambers or pits.

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  • Seven hours a day he spent on his knees in prayer and three times a day he scourged his emaciated body.

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  • There are two main divisions, the Lao Pong Dam ("Black Paunch Laos"), so-called from their habit of tattooing the body from the waist to the knees, and the Lao Pong Kao ("White Paunch Laos") who do not tattoo.

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  • Early in the 9th century Sergius, greatest of the leaders, profiting by the tolerance of the emperor Nicephorus, began that ministry which, in one of the epistles canonized by the sect, but lost, he describes thus: "I have run from east to west, and from north to south, till my knees were weary, preaching the gospel of Christ."

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  • Returning to Egypt we find that the loin-cloth developed downwards into a skirt falling below the knees.

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  • s ' ` '` t A tunic or skirt is found as early as the time of Naram-Sin, son of the great Sargon; it reaches to his knees and appears to be held up by ornamental shoulderbands (Meyer, pp. II, 115; fig.

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  • The Hittite warriors upon north Syrian sculptures (Zenjirli, perhaps ' all to 9th centuries) have a short-sleeved tunic which ends above the knees, and this type of garment recurs over a large area with numerous small variations (with or without girdle, slits at the neck, or bordering).

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  • It may be compared in its general form with the woollen jubba of Arabia, which reached to the knees and was sewn down the front (except at the top and bottom).

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  • At the present day male and female pilgrims at Mecca wear such a cloth (the ihram); it covers the knees and one end of it may be cast over the shoulder.

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  • Previous deputies had addressed the king on their bended knees, whereas the representatives of the Catholics had been permitted to stand.

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  • In height the adult male chimpanzee of the typical form does not exceed 5 ft., and the colour of the hair is a full black, while the skin, especially that of the face, is light-coloured; the ears are remarkably large and prominent, and the hands reach only a short distance below the knees.

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  • A loose woollen coat reaching to the knees, and bound round the waist by a thick fold of cotton cloth, forms the dress of the men; the women's dress is a long cloak with loose sleeves.

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  • Lenthall fell on his knees and replied: "May it please your Majesty, I have neither eyes to see nor tongue to speak in this place but as the House is pleased to direct me, whose servant I am here."

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  • The horns are more or less lyrate,and generally developed in both sexes; there are frequently brushes of hair on the knees.

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  • The middle of it is passed round the body, which it covers from the waist to the knees, and is hitched in front so that the two ends hang down in equal length before; these being twisted together are passed back between the legs, drawn up and tucked into the waist at the middle of the back.

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  • The splitter places a block on end between his knees, and with chisel and mallet splits it into as many plates as possible of the usual thickness for roofing purposes - namely, a quarter of an inch more or less according to the size and strength required.

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  • Other leading works are - in Munich, the "Virgin" sinking on her knees in adoration of the Divine Infant, who is lying in a garden within a rose trellis; in the Borghese gallery, Rome, a Peter Martyr; in Bologna, the frescoes in the church of St Cecilia, illustrating the life of the saint, all of them from the design of Raibolini, but not all executed by himself.

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  • For maintaining his seat the horseman should depend upon his thighs and knees only, and not upon the knee and calf; a proper seat should be a mixture of balance and grip; a man riding by balance only is sure to be thrown, while to grip with all one's might during an hour's ride, is to undertake as much exertion as should last for a whole day.

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  • Galloping is a pace not to be generally indulged in by road or park riders; when it is, the hands should be kept low, the body thrown back, and an extra grip taken with the knees, as nearly all horses pull more or less when extended.

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  • He therefore bought back the sheets, says Calamy, for an old song, bound them and sold them in his own shop. This in turn was complained of, and he had to beg pardon on his knees before the council-table; and the remaining copies were sentenced to be "bisked," or rubbed over with an inky brush, and sent back to the kitchen for lighting fires.

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  • One of the most conspicuous features of Bonn, viewed from the river, is the pilgrimage (monastic) church of Kreuzberg (1627), behind and above Poppelsdorf; it has a flight of 28 steps, which pilgrims used to ascend on their knees.

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  • His "Dead Christ" (Cathedral, Baltimore) obtained a medal in 1817, and this success was followed up by a long series of works, of which the following are the more noteworthy: "Christ on the knees of the Virgin" (1819); "Anchises and Venus" (1822) (formerly in Luxembourg); "Ulysses and Minerva" (1824) (Musee de Rennes); "the Holy Family" (1829) (Cathedral, Toulon); and "Saint Catherine" (1838)(St Roch).

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  • In Edinburgh she was received by a yelling mob, which flaunted before her at each turn a banner representing the corpse of Darnley with her child beside it invoking on his knees the retribution of divine justice.

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  • Upon this all the judges fell on their knees, seeking pardon for the form of their letter; but Coke ventured to declare his continued belief in the loyalty of its substance, and when asked if he would in the future delay a case at the king's order, the only reply he would vouchsafe was that he would do what became him as a judge.

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  • The deed, though not without parallel in the Old Testament history, stamps the peculiarly vindictive character of Elijah's prophetic mission.6 On the evening of the day that had witnessed the decisive contest, Elijah proceeded once more to the top of Carmel, and there, with "his face between his knees" (possibly engaged in the prayer referred to in James v.

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  • A face-veil entirely conceals the features, except the eyes; it is a long and narrow piece of thick white muslin, reaching to a little below the knees.

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  • NI.PoPr, in order to secure VOlundr's services, lamed him by cutting the sinews of his knees, and then established him in a smithy on a neighbouring island.

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  • The men wear a tunic reaching to the knees, the women a longer customs. garment.

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  • Over the anga is sometimes worn an overcoat called a choga; this is made of any material, thick or thin, plain or ornamented; it has one or two fastenings only, loops below the breast whence it hangs loosely to below the knees.

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  • The judges, at the conclusion of his speech, fell on their knees, and implored pardon for the manner of their letter; but Coke attempted to justify the matter contained in it, saying that the delay required by his majesty was contrary to law.

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  • The weeders, faces to the wind, move slowly on hands and knees, and should remove every vestige of weed in order that the flax plants may receive the full benefit of the land.

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  • It consists of close-fitting drawers reaching below the knees, with a sash to hold them, and a large white robe.

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  • Sometimes he kissed the feet or knees of the images of the gods themselves, and Saturn and Hercules were adored with the head bare.

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  • 18, God is made to say, "Yet I have left me seven thousand in Israel, all the knees which have not bowed unto Baal, and every mouth which bath not kissed him."

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  • The limbs, woolled to the knees and hocks, are clean below.

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  • 1 The Key of Truth, the manual of the old Armenian Baptists, archaically prescribes that the penitent admitted into the church shall advance on his knees into the middle of the water and that the elect one or bishop shall then pour water over his head.

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  • Guanaco are readily domesticated, and in this state become very bold and will attack man, striking him from behind with both knees.

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  • Tyrone submitted at last, craving pardon on his knees, renouncing his Celtic chiefry, and abjuring all foreign powers, but still retaining his earldom, and power almost too great for a subject.

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  • The favorite subject of themysteries and of other artistic manifestations was no longer the triumphant Christ of the middle ages, nor the smiling and teaching Christ of the I3th century, but the Man of sorrows and of death, the naked bleeding Jesus, lying on the knees of his mother or crowned with thorns.

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  • The legend according to which Galileo, rising from his knees after repeating the formula of abjuration, stamped on the ground, and exclaimed, "Eppur si muovel" is, as may readily be supposed, entirely apocryphal.

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  • Between these two extremes the other parts and organs of the body were distributed among the remaining signs of the zodiac, the neck being assigned to the Bull, the shoulders and arms to the Gemini (or twins), the breast to Cancer, the flanks to Leo, the bladder to Virgo, the buttocks to the Balance, the pubis to the Scorpion, the thighs to Sagittarius, the knees to Capricorn, and the limbs to Aquarius.

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  • The withers may be moderately high and thin; the chest well developed, but not too wide or deep; the shoulder should lie well on the chest, and be oblique and well covered with muscle, so as to reduce concussion in galloping; the upper and lower arms should be long and muscular; the knees broad and strong; legs short, flat and broad; fetlock joints large; pasterns strong and of moderate length; the feet should be moderately large, with the heels open and frogs sound - with no signs of contraction.

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  • They stand on short stout legs, with a plentiful covering - sometimes too abundant - of long hair extending chiefly down the back but also round the front of the limbs from knees and hocks, and when in full feather obscuring nearly the whole of the hoofs.

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  • But, being forewarned, Paul received him with great ceremony, and surrounded by cardinals prepared for defence; whereupon Sigismondo changed his mind, fell on his knees and implored forgiveness.

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  • She smiled at the compliment and his hand a squeeze that buckled his knees; then changed the subject.

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  • If my mother knew, she'd drop to her knees and say a million Hail Mary's in thanks!

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  • The Grey God pushed himself to his knees.

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  • Two felt the stinging blow at the back of his head and wobbled, dropping to his knees.

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  • She didn't hesitate to settle beside him, knees drawn to her chest, and leaned into his body, struck by the difference between the men before her: Dustin, the cold Greek prince, and the mysterious dark warmth of Jule.

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  • Caleb began to hurry, and in her haste to keep up with the halo in front of him, she stumbled, falling to her knees and rolling to her side in the wet mud.

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  • Dean crawled on his hands and knees, peering under the vehicle for Billy's young girlfriend but there was no one else, only a liquor bottle—unlike its victim, unbroken.

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  • Lydia's blouse was ripped nearly in half from the neck down, with one portion hanging nearly to her knees while she clutched the other about her breasts.

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  • she dropped to her knees, crippled once again by the sensation that hadn.t bothered her when she was bound to Rhyn.

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  • He dropped to his knees, his body shuddering at the energy-- Anshan's life force.

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  • Sarah sat on the sofa, facing him, hugging her knees, careful not to smudge her toes.

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  • He sat helpless, against the wall with his arms resting on his knees, aching for her; fearful that tonight would forever change all they had become to each other.

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  • Memories of almost being raped, of Brady killing someone in front of her … Her chest seized, and she dropped to her knees.

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  • Jenn didn't risk looking back, but the surge of power knocked her and her opponents to their knees.

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  • Memon wanted Tiyan on its knees, and the warlord of Tiyan owed him one oath, the gift of his choice.

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  • The demon made its decision with a thrash that drove her to her knees.

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  • "Y…yes," Sirian whispered, dropping to his knees again.

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  • The angle of decent was mercilessly gradual and her feet were sore by the time she was in icy water up to her knees.

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  • Xander balanced the man between his knees and leaned back.

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  • Major test of hips, knees and ankles but worth every painful aftermath.

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  • alternatelass="ex">Sometimes alternating ice packs with warm wheat bags or a hot water bottle can ease the ache in the knees.

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  • Letters: Dear Paulo a-n Magazine October 2005 Yes we did find your comments quite amusing in our post match knees up.

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  • We were in absolute awe of Robert and Grant - thought they were the Bees Knees - still do.

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  • Also, she's standing in a slightly awkward position, putting her weight on her knees.

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  • bakers cysts in both knees.

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  • bandaged knees and ankles.

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  • rest a barbell across your shoulders (not neck) and lower yourself, bending your knees until they are just above 90 degrees.

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  • bee's knees?

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  • beefsteak pie between his knees, and was carving it, and George and I were waiting with our plates ready.

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  • being overweight doesn't help the condition as it places stress on painful joints, particularly hips, knees and feet.

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  • bend at the knees until your thighs are parallel with the floor.

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  • Lie on back, knees bent, head off the floor, lower back flat on floor.

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  • Across her knees she flexes a large saw with one hand, while in the other she holds a violin bow.

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  • Australian researchers have already repaired torn cartilage on the knees of 10 sheep with this natural glue, which frogs use to trap insects.

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  • cortisone shots in both knees.

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  • A hands and knees crawl continues to a roomy passage with a pit to the right into Maple Leaf Aven.

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  • crouched in a corner, her knees drawn up to her chin, her arms pressed tight over her face.

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  • curtsyere rehearsing our little curtsies and all our knees were shaking, heaven knows why.

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  • Flatten the lumbar curvature by raising the patient's knees.

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  • Over the last 3 to 4 years I have had knee problems and now bakers cysts in both knees.

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  • danglepled and sticky and dirty, with her knickers dangling around her knees.

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  • He stands in more fear of a poor saint on his knees than of the greatest eloquence of the pulpit.

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  • fallscreamed and started to run away, but I fell over and grazed my hands, face and knees.

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  • feeble knees be strengthened and our souls revived in such a way that we will magnify the Lord.

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  • Still, we were happy to get there in good fettle (aching knees excepted!

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  • Indeed, apart from a deep gash to a cheek, all visible wounds were of the skinned knees variety.

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  • Instead of choosing to have integrity in his working relationship with Susan, he goes giddy at the knees every time he sees her.

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  • Sure beats hiring a goon to break your opponent's knees.

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  • gulps back water, starts coughing, falls to knees.

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  • gybeme slick gybing practice will soon have the opposition wobbling at the knees.

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  • British Crafts - why traditional British hives are the bee's knees.

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  • They want to bring the Arabs to their knees, " said 50-year-old Egyptian housewife Samia.

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  • hyaline cartilage defects in knees.

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  • This occurs in-flight as passengers sit in a cramped position with their knees bent.

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  • ingrained dirt in my knees due to the constantly kneeling in the dirt.

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  • It's a lifelong neurological impairment that affects the ability to speak, play or socially interact; I felt my knees grow weak.

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  • jutting forward slightly, and the knees bent, may be observed.

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  • Natural lighting in all the wards, air-conditioning throughout, it was meant to be the bee's knees.

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  • Van de Saar was left standing on knobbly knees.

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  • Over the last few weeks I have tried Brufen, Diclofenac, Naproxen and Mobic, Still got swollen knees!

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  • A truly wonderous sight for sore eyes and much needed rest for sore knees.

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  • knees bent, feet resting on the floor.

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  • The fresh cream puff pastry Sandwich was the " bees knees " .

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  • Many people have similar problems with easily dislocated kneecaps, or the legs are misaligned causing stress on the knees.

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  • Don't always kneel on one knee, alternate knees or kneel on one knee, alternate knees or kneel on both knees.

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  • Right, this padded kneeler eases your knees, and may also be turned upside-down to use as a seat.

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  • knobbly knees!

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  • Cabochon A carved ornament used on furniture of the mid-18th century, especially on the knees of cabriole chair legs.

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  • mewling sound and fell to her knees.

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  • They advised the purchase of a few sanitary napkins to tape to your knees and were handing out gloves to anyone who wanted them.

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  • nudgeasily steer Lawann through them with gently nudging knees.

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  • osteoarthritis in both knees.

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  • By using the knees to stabilize the pelvis, muscles are relieved of their isometric tasks.

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  • pillow tucked between her knees.

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  • Ask to see his knees as they were the color of ripe plums.

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  • poreen on her knees, poring over maps with me, Mrs Thatcher was defeated.

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  • You may struggle at first, so start by doing them on your knees, then progress to a full press-up.

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  • I was also quaking at the knees a little due to lack of culinary prowess, but all fears were dispelled on arrival.

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  • puff pastry Sandwich was the " bees knees " .

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  • If you can't do a full push-up, do the test on your knees.

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  • Our weakness will be up front where we cannot afford to rely on Karl Bayliss as the old warhorse's knees become less reliable.

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  • sanitary napkins to tape to your knees and were handing out gloves to anyone who wanted them.

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  • The route is covered with volcanic scree and you slip and slide downwards, really punishing your feet and your knees.

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  • sharia law or we will bring the country to its knees.

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  • Starting up on his knees, he uttered a wild shriek.

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  • The mother felt the child slipping, and a piercing shriek escaped from her as she raised her knees and caught it between them.

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  • skint knees, don't go cycling without your kneepads.

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  • squatting on the floor, leaning in between Rich's knees, who is sitting on the sofa.

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  • toe strut left to left side 5-6 Rock right over left bending the knees into a dip.

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  • supine response to President Amin of Uganda, on their knees asking him to be reasonable.

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  • The Syncro Plus jean is constructed of high tenacity ballistic Nylon with full grain 1.2mm cowhide on the backside, hips and knees.

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  • People may feel the pain in their hips, or in their groin, inner thigh, buttocks, or knees.

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  • three-quarter length tight which have the advantage of leaving the lower leg exposed, whilst covering the knees.

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  • This is great news, as you can enjoy your good ' knees up ', and then totter upstairs to your room!

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  • tremblequaking heart and trembling knees, he was ushered into the Chief Commissioner's presence.

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  • Not bad for a drunkard with ' shot ' knees who was deemed unworthy to play for the self-styled biggest club in the world.

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  • varus knees, bone on bone.

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  • walked down the bank, sinking up to their knees in the white dust.

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  • You would roll a newspaper up real tight, then whack someone's knees with all your might.

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  • windy moors walking around with heather up to our knees.

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  • We also spent some of the day on the very windy moors walking around with heather up to our knees.

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  • With your knees feeling a bit wobbly, you knock at the Head's door.

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  • wobbly knees.

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  • adversary with its trunk safely rolled up out of danger, endeavouring either to pin him to the ground with its tusks (if a male tusker) or to trample him to death beneath its ponderous knees or feet."

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  • Their design was miraculously frustrated - according to the Aeginetan version, the statues fell upon their knees, - and only a single survivor returned to Athens, there to fall a victim to the fury of his comrades' widows, who pierced him with their brooch-pins.

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  • Its great abundance of curved trunks and boughs rendered the oak peculiarly valuable to the shipwright when the process of bending timber artificially was less understood; the curved pieces are still useful for knees.

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  • He fell on his knees before him, and then went to inform the abbot.

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  • To his modesty Bossuet bears witness, when he told him to stand up sometimes, and not be always on his knees before a critic. Gibbon vouches for his learning, when (in the 47th chapter) he speaks of "this incomparable guide, whose bigotry is overbalanced by the merits of erudition, diligence, veracity and scrupulous minuteness."

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  • "I found Ireland on her knees," Grattan exclaimed, "I watched over her with a paternal solicitude; I have traced her progress from injuries to arms, and from arms to liberty.

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  • Frederick, riding forward, saw a caricature of himself: "King in very melancholy guise," says Preuss (as translated by Carlyle), "seated on a stool, a coffee-mill between his knees, diligently grinding with the one hand, and with the other picking up any bean that might have fallen.

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  • They were so astonished that they fell upon their knees before the king and confessed their crime.

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  • Then his eyes overflowed with tears, and he fell on his knees before the king.

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  • The two boys stood at his knees, and his wife sat at his side.

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  • Berg held a smoking pipe between his knees.

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  • There now, you turned Metivier out by the scruff of his neck because he is a Frenchman and a scoundrel, but our ladies crawl after him on their knees.

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  • But neither could she doubt the righteousness of the prayer that was being read on bended knees.

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  • Dron suddenly fell on his knees.

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  • He sat silently on a campstool below the knoll, with head bowed and elbows on his knees.

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  • She went up to him and with a swift, flexible, youthful movement dropped on her knees.

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  • She moved, and the ball rolled off her knees.

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  • The men sat huddled up trying not to stir, so as to warm the water that had trickled to their bodies and not admit the fresh cold water that was leaking in under their seats, their knees, and at the back of their necks.

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  • In front, at a weary gallop and using his leather whip, rode an officer, disheveled and drenched, whose trousers had worked up to above his knees.

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  • And do you know, Daddy, the day before yesterday we ran at them and, my word, they didn't let us get near before they just threw down their muskets and went on their knees.

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  • If you ca n't do a full push-up, do the test on your knees.

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  • He leaned his two elbows on his knees, and his chin on his hands and remained rapt in dumb meditation.

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  • Our weakness will be up front where we cannot afford to rely on Karl Bayliss as the old warhorse 's knees become less reliable.

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  • The knees will produce a fair percentage of lameness in the ridden horse.

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  • Leaflets made the threat explicit: establish an Islamic state under sharia law or we will bring the country to its knees.

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  • If you do n't want skint knees, do n't go cycling without your kneepads.

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  • Their hands extended to their knees, and they wore what the witnesses suspect was a skintight suit that shimmered in the light.

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  • At nine o'clock our knees may knock - we stagger out despite ' em By half past ten we 're sloshed again.

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  • I am squatting on the floor, leaning in between Rich 's knees, who is sitting on the sofa.

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  • Toe strut left to left side 5-6 Rock right over left bending the knees into a dip.

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  • By Richmond I raised my knees Supine on the floor of a narrow canoe.

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  • We must remember Britainâs supine response to President Amin of Uganda, on their knees asking him to be reasonable.

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  • Salomon have also released three-quarter length tight which have the advantage of leaving the lower leg exposed, whilst covering the knees.

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  • This is great news, as you can enjoy your good ' knees up ', and then totter upstairs to your room !

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  • With quaking heart and trembling knees, he was ushered into the Chief Commissioner 's presence.

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  • Adult Pathology 40yr laborer old with bilateral varus knees, bone on bone.

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  • Followed by the children, they walked down the bank, sinking up to their knees in the white dust.

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  • Then she sat down with the case on her knees, and weeping aloud drew out her husband 's bow.

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  • You would roll a newspaper up real tight, Then whack someone 's knees with all your might.

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  • With your knees feeling a bit wobbly, you knock at the Head 's door.

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  • Some of these Early Warning Signs might be heart beating faster, butterflies in the tummy, wobbly knees.

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  • My grandmother claims her aching knees portend rain.

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  • Get down on your knees so that you are at your child's level of height, and take a look around.

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  • Give the first person on each team a ball, and instruct them to place the ball between their knees.

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  • When the teacher or adult gives a signal, the children will waddle as fast as they can down to and around the cans or chairs and back to their teammates with the ball between their knees.

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  • Rhythmic and repetitive motion comes naturally to moms and dads, and it's evident anywhere you go as you witness daddy's bouncing their babies on their knees and moms swaying back and forth with babies on their shoulders.

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  • Once your baby starts to develop and can get up on his hands and knees, you'll have to move him to a crib to sleep to avoid the danger of having him fall over the low sides and onto the floor.

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  • Get down on your hands and knees and crawl around the room.

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  • The child is capable of sitting still in the seat for the entire trip without leaning on the seat belt or pulling his knees under him.

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  • Do your child's knees bend comfortably over the edge of the seat when your child is seated against the seat back?

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  • Make sure your knees have enough clearance to slide under the work surface when sitting.

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  • If buying a dress for office use or other formal occasions, you may want to buy a dress that is at least as long as your knees or just below.

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  • The full slip is exactly what it says and covers you from shoulder to knees or further down the leg.

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  • Finally be sure to change your running shoes about every 500 miles, they do wear out and it important to protect your knees and joints for the long term.

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  • His limbs move around uncertainly in the air and he can hit the ground in a variety of positions: head first, knees bent or on his front or back.

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  • It has a high, wide back that takes the pressure off the lower spine, sloping armrests for added comfort and a patented tilt mechanism that lets your neck, shoulders, hips, knees and ankles pivot naturally.

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  • However, it's good for your knees to squat, and since you often have to bend over to pull out clothes from a top loader, you may be going easier on your back overall with a front loader.

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