She looked him in the eye, the smile momentarily gone.
The dogs were distracted momentarily by the sound of the telephone, but when it stopped ringing, they advanced further.
His empty gaze shifted momentarily from the window to her face.
He seemed momentarily to approach the doctrinal position of the Baptists, but by his statement, "I will be baptized only into the primitive Christian faith," by his iconoclastic preaching and his editorial conduct of The 'Christian Baptist (1823-1830), and by the tone of his able debates with Paedobaptists, he soon incurred the disfavour of the Redstone Association of Baptist churches in western Pennsylvania, and in 1823 his followers transferred their membership to the Mahoning Association of Baptist churches in eastern Ohio, only to break absolutely with the Baptists in 1830.
Sarah managed to momentarily lift the silent pall suffusing the room.
It felt good to be off her feet, even if only momentarily and in such a manner.
His attention was distracted momentarily as the feeding tube was switched to Carmen's other breast.
Even as a temporary measure, the choice of an extra-Palestinian site for the Jewish state was bitterly opposed by many Zionists; others (with whom Herzl appears to have sympathized) thought that as Palestine was, at all events momentarily, inaccessible, it was expedient to form a settlement elsewhere.
Alex was momentarily taken by surprise, but appeared to have no problem maintaining his erect status in the saddle.
After a desperate melee of some minutes, the rally was sounded, and the survivors of the charge, breaking their way a second time through the French infantry, eventually reached the shelter of their own lines, having lost rather more than half their numbers, but having saved the situation momentarily for their own army.
Her attention was diverted momentarily to the officer who was watching her with concern.
Dean momentarily opened his eyes to the swaying end of the cut line across from him.
He paused momentarily, taking in her beauty.
All nature is your congratulation, and you have cause momentarily to bless yourself.
Finally they descended into a low place in the ravine, momentarily putting an outcropping between them and the Indians who waited.
His head slammed against something hard and he lay there, momentarily stunned to the brink of unconsciousness before turning slowly to his side and opening his eyes.
It was in 1455 during this war that the knight Kunz von Kaufungen carried into execution his daring plan of stealing the two sons of the elector Frederick, Ernest and Albert, but he was only momentarily successful, the princes soon escaping from his hands.
Dean lost his convoy of younger bikers on the short uphill and he paused momentarily at the crest to wipe his eyes and scan the roadway below him for his prey.
He was taken aback momentarily, but he recovered swiftly.
His fame lives in Eastern history as the conqueror who stemmed the tide of Western conquest on the East, and turned it definitely from East to West, as the hero who momentarily united the unruly East, and as the saint who realized in his personality the highest virtues and ideals of Mahommedanism.
Dionysus Epiphanes (reigned 86?-85?), and lastly Philip II., the son of Philip I., who appears momentarily on the stage in the last days of confusion.
After the proprietors subscribed £5000 for the protection of the colony the assembly momentarily gave up its contest for a tax on the proprietary estates and consented to pass a money bill, without this provision, for the expenses of the war.
Even the material benefits accruing from the union with Sardinia and the constitutional liberty accorded to all his subjects by King Charles Albert were unable to prevent the republican outbreak of 1848, when, after a short and sharp struggle, the city, momentarily seized by the republican party, was recovered by General Alfonzo La Marmora.
The fire returned to her eyes momentarily.
The engagement was indecisive in its results, but the Union commander's purpose, to hold Hood momentarily in check, was gained, and Hood's effort to crush Schofield was unavailing.
high, may be that this frictional resistance becomes so great as actually to interrupt the even descent of the charge, parts of which are at times suspended like a ball in the rising jet of a fountain, to fall perhaps with destructive violence when some shifting condition momentarily lessens the friction.
If he were serious, it can only be said that the desperation of his circumstances had momentarily troubled the lucidity of his understanding; if the pamphlet were merely intended as a feeler after public opinion, it is surprising that he did not perceive how irretrievably he was ruining his friends in the eyes of all moderate men.
The victory of Marengo (June 14, i8o0) momentarily in the balance, but secured by Desaix and Kellermann, offered a further opportunity to his jealous ambition by increasing his popularity.
He was reluctant to pore over mug shots as he assumed the car would be located momentarily, and hopefully his assailants.
Momentarily, I was reminded of something Jim Proctor once said.
There's a slight vegetal note in the finish, but it distracts momentarily.
The forceps are then opened and the beam released, but at this moment the levelling bar F is allowed to drop momentarily by a bent lever G acting on the pin G', until the ends of F press down on a stirrup in each hanger at H, H.
Here the charging machine lifts one box at a time from its car, pushes it through the momentarily opened furnace door, and empties the metal upon the hearth of the furnace by inverting the box, which it then replaces on its car.
At other times, and especially in the hymns addressed to some divinity, all other gods were momentarily forgotten, and he was eulogized tendci,~y.
He obtained from Phocas recognition of the "headship of the church at Rome," which signifies, no doubt, that Phocas compelled the patriarch of Constantinople to abandon (momentarily) his claim to the title of oecumenical patriarch.
He momentarily thought of entering the rabbinate, but he was unsuited to that career.
Monasticism was momentarily suppressed under Oliver Cromwell, but the Restoration brought the monks back to their old haunts.
When a key is depressed, slightly raising one of the pins, the horizontal arm will pass over it and in doing so will momentarily join the battery to the line.
A state of equilibrium was established, only momentarily disturbed by Kuropatkin's offensive on the Sha-ho in October, and by the Sandepu incident in the winter, until at last Oyama fought a battle on a grand scale and won it.
The operation of the machine is as follows: Let us suppose that one of the studs on the back plate is positively electrified and one at the opposite end of a diameter is negatively electrified, and that at that moment two corresponding studs on the front plate passing opposite to these back studs are momentarily connected together by the neutralizing wire belonging to the front plate.
Thus if the French movement momentarily ended in a blow in the air, it was indirectly the cause of their ultimate salvation.
In the imperial administration, the corruption and long-established abuses which had momentarily vanished, began to reappear.
These are valuable gifts in their way, andEchegaray has, moreover, a powerful, gloomy imagination, which is momentarily impressive.
She dwelled on Gabriel's touch, lost momentarily.
Momentarily my heart palpitates; my hands become instantaneously clammy with sweat.
clip a curb and you could get a small kudos award for driving on two wheels momentarily.
He looked out the window momentarily and saw a 737 leaving a contrail at 33,000 feet in the serene blue sky.
creepiving at the entrance of the alley, he paused momentarily, then cautiously crept down it.
She whistles and heads over to the window as she looks down, momentarily distracted on her little quest.
The sight raises the heartbeat of the passer-by who momentarily imagines this is an otter.
The output from the delay circuit is normally high, changing momentarily to low on detection of a prolonged snore.
Martin's apparition then disappeared, leaving both of them momentarily stunned.
A demonstration in Greece, led by the new king of Macedonia, momentarily checked the agitation, and at the diet at Corinth Alexander was recognized as captain-general ('i yeÃ¯¿½wv atToxpaTcop) of the Hellenes against the barbarians, in the place of his father Philip. In the spring of 335 he went out from Macedonia northwards, struck across the Balkans, probably by the Shipka Pass, frustrating the mountain warfare of its tribes by a precision of discipline which, probably, no other army of the time could have approached, and traversed the land of the Triballians (Rumelia) to the Danube.
Should the rotating arms fail to pass over these correcting segments at their synchronous positions, correcting currents pass to a relay which cuts off momentarily the current actuating the tuning-fork, thereby altering the rate of vibration of the latter until the arms once more run together uniformly.
Impact.-If a vertical load is imposed suddenly, but without velocity, work is done during deflection, and the deformation and stress are momentarily double those due to the same load at rest on the structure.
Starting with a visit to Piombino, on the coast opposite Elba, he went by way of Siena to Urbino, where he made drawings and began works; was thence hastily summoned by way of Pesaro and Rimini to Cesena; spent two months between there and Cesenatico, projecting and directing canal and harbour works, and planning the restoration of the palace of Frederic II.; thence hurriedly joined his master, momentarily besieged by enemies at Imola; followed him probably to Sinigaglia and Perugia, through the whirl of storms and surprises, vengeances and treasons, which marked his course that winter, and finally, by way of Chiusi and Acquapendente, as far as Orvieto and probably to Rome, where Caesar arrived on the 14th of February 1503.
The pair touched exiting Colonial Two, with Dunne momentarily leaving the track and spinning before rejoining in 11 th place.
We paused momentarily on the ropes, hiding our face to prevent him seeing the steely resolve glaring in our eyes.
Martin 's apparition then disappeared, leaving both of them momentarily stunned.
In addition to other reasons that we'll look at momentarily, one of the greatest reasons to get your teeth whitened at the dentist is the speed at which your results will appear!
Faced with a display of such enigmatic shades, I was momentarily thrown by the selection, but ended up reaching for one - just one - color to start out with.
The key is to remove yourself momentarily from the anxiety provoking environment you are in so you release some of the tension you feel.
As always, the Bros quickly save the day and order is momentarily restored in the mushroom kingdom.
After an attack, she'll back off momentarily.
Combo moves could be executed by stringing together light attacks (which stunned an opponent only momentarily) that gave time to pull off more complex and damaging moves.
Blink reflex is stimulated by momentarily shining a bright light directly into the neonate's eyes causing him or her to blink.
When the cuff is inflated, an artery in the arm is squeezed to momentarily stop the flow of blood.
Holding a fire drill at night may be momentarily unpopular but may save lives and prevent serious injuries.
The child may burst into tears if an unknown person makes eye contact or shriek if left even momentarily in the care of an unfamiliar person.
She may be momentarily disappointed because it's not what she envisioned for a marriage proposal, but when he pulls out that diamond engagement ring she'll be surprised and happy.
These are not the shoes for up and coming sophisticates, but with an additional six or seven inches on your side, you might be willing to toss your Harvard Law degree momentarily and embrace a new kinkier you.
To become more aware of each and every muscle, momentarily tense your entire body.
In the sixth episode, Michael Skupin fainted momentarily and was burned in fire.
Sophie creates a campfire cupcake featuring a marshmallow frosting that is momentarily set aflame.
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