Kris sat opposite his brother.
Without another word, he turned the horse and kicked it into a trot in the opposite direction.
The trench itself was the room, in which the lucky ones, such as the squadron commander, had a board, lying on piles at the end opposite the entrance, to serve as a table.
The fog had begun to clear and enemy troops were already dimly visible about a mile and a half off on the opposite heights.
Dean began to walk in the opposite direction from which they'd come.
If she asked, a mirror would appear on the opposite wall.
Pierre sat opposite Dolokhov and Nicholas Rostov.
The bookshelf was empty and weapons lined the opposite wall.
Rhyn and Andre stood near Darkyn between two lines, one of Immortals and the opposite of demons larger than any Gabriel had ever seen.
They rode up the opposite hill.
She sat down in the chair opposite him and studied her coffee.
Plunging through drifts, leaping hollows, swooping down upon the lake, we would shoot across its gleaming surface to the opposite bank.
"Do you know, that fat Pierre who sat opposite me is so funny!" said Natasha, stopping suddenly.
Just facing it, on the crest of the opposite hill, the village of Schon Grabern could be seen, and in three places to left and right the French troops amid the smoke of their campfires, the greater part of whom were evidently in the village itself and behind the hill.
He would often say the exact opposite of what he had said on a previous occasion, yet both would be right.
It was nearing Christmas and while New York was aglow, my wife and I were just the opposite; out of sync with the mood of the city.
Look at the Lopukhins opposite, they cleared out everything two days ago.
The older men, who thought it undignified to amuse themselves with such nonsense, continued to lie at the opposite side of the fire, but one would occasionally raise himself on an elbow and glance at Morel with a smile.
Dusty felt for her pulse before resting against the cabinets opposite him.
"You will do the opposite of what the human you created would," Darkyn said.
The light from the water was bright enough to show who stood on the opposite shore, caught in what looked like a lover's embrace.
In order to see how nearly I could guess, with this experience, at the deepest point in a pond, by observing the outlines of a surface and the character of its shores alone, I made a plan of White Pond, which contains about forty-one acres, and, like this, has no island in it, nor any visible inlet or outlet; and as the line of greatest breadth fell very near the line of least breadth, where two opposite capes approached each other and two opposite bays receded, I ventured to mark a point a short distance from the latter line, but still on the line of greatest length, as the deepest.
She half rose, by a glance inviting Pierre, who sat opposite, to listen to what was coming, and turning to her mother:
At the same instant, with a cry like a wail, first one hound, then another, and then another, sprang helter-skelter from the wood opposite and the whole pack rushed across the field toward the very spot where the wolf had disappeared.
With Sonya's help and the maid's, Natasha got the glass she held into the right position opposite the other; her face assumed a serious expression and she sat silent.
"Have you seen the princess?" she asked, indicating with a movement of her head a lady standing on the opposite side, beyond the choir.
As the conversation began to assume a loftier and grander tone, we gradually shoved our chairs farther apart till they touched the wall in opposite corners, and then commonly there was not room enough.
Gabriel sat opposite the door while Ully flung himself into a cushy chair.
Mrs. Marsh sat in a chair opposite Adrienne, hunched over like an old woman.
Svelte, charismatic and cool, Wynn was the opposite of Rhyn in every way except for looks.
"Good," Dusty said, sitting on the bed opposite him.
They now bade farewell to the kind but unseen people of the cottage, and after the man had called their attention to a high, pyramid-shaped mountain on the opposite side of the Valley, and told them how to travel in order to reach it, they again started upon their journey.
Sometimes he would come up unexpectedly on the opposite side of me, having apparently passed directly under the boat.
Natasha, who sat opposite, was looking at Boris as girls of thirteen look at the boy they are in love with and have just kissed for the first time.
"I thought perhaps something had happened," she said with her unchanging stonily severe expression; and, sitting down opposite the prince, she prepared to listen.
As the Tsar rode up to one flank of the battalions, which presented arms, another group of horsemen galloped up to the opposite flank, and at the head of them Rostov recognized Napoleon.
They tried to make their way forward to the opposite bank and, though there was a ford one third of a mile away, were proud that they were swimming and drowning in this river under the eyes of the man who sat on the log and was not even looking at what they were doing.
At these words Alpatych nodded as if in approval, and not wishing to hear more went to the door of the room opposite the innkeeper's, where he had left his purchases.
Ferapontov came out after her, but on seeing Alpatych adjusted his waistcoat, smoothed his hair, yawned, and followed Alpatych into the opposite room.
The sun, just bursting forth from behind a cloud that had concealed it, was shining, with rays still half broken by the clouds, over the roofs of the street opposite, on the dew- besprinkled dust of the road, on the walls of the houses, on the windows, the fence, and on Pierre's horses standing before the hut.
In the carriages, the caleche, and the phaeton, all crossed themselves as they passed the church opposite the house.
Natasha, who was sitting opposite to him with her eldest daughter on her lap, turned her sparkling eyes swiftly from her husband to the things he showed her.
Xander had seemed curious, the opposite of what Jule expected from the father to the creatures Jule regularly killed.
On the opposite side the enemy could be seen by the naked eye, and from their battery a milk-white cloud arose.
Directly opposite to him came a strange one-horse vehicle, evidently rigged up by soldiers out of any available materials and looking like something between a cart, a cabriolet, and a caleche.
Exactly opposite Weyrother, with his glistening wide-open eyes fixed upon him and his mustache twisted upwards, sat the ruddy Miloradovich in a military pose, his elbows turned outwards, his hands on his knees, and his shoulders raised.
Pierre absolutely disbelieved both the princess' hints and the letter, but he feared now to look at Dolokhov, who was sitting opposite him.
Dolokhov, Denisov, and Rostov were now sitting opposite Pierre and seemed very gay.
At daybreak, however, those nearing the town at the Dorogomilov bridge saw ahead of them masses of soldiers crowding and hurrying across the bridge, ascending on the opposite side and blocking the streets and alleys, while endless masses of troops were bearing down on them from behind, and an unreasoning hurry and alarm overcame them.
At the corner of the Moroseyka, opposite a large house with closed shutters and bearing a bootmaker's signboard, stood a score of thin, worn-out, gloomy-faced bootmakers, wearing overalls and long tattered coats.
To the right and high up in the sky was the sickle of the waning moon and opposite to it hung that bright comet which was connected in Pierre's heart with his love.
He tried to say something, but his face suddenly puckered and wrinkled; he waved his arm at Toll and turned to the opposite side of the room, to the corner darkened by the icons that hung there.
Everywhere Kutuzov retreated, but the enemy without waiting for his retreat fled in the opposite direction.
On the opposite side stood Dolokhov's Cossack, counting the prisoners and marking off each hundred with a chalk line on the gate.
But plundering by the Russians, with which the reoccupation of the city began, had an opposite effect: the longer it continued and the greater the number of people taking part in it the more rapidly was the wealth of the city and its regular life restored.
To keep up with Pat's, Geno's is also open 24 hours a day, and loyal customers of each restaurant keep up the rivalry by yelling at each other from opposite sides of the street.
We all agreed but I silently wondered what our collective reaction would be if the opposite occurred!
While Molly looked troubled when she returned, Bumpus was just the opposite, hopping around like he'd just retrieved a ball and would win a reward.
He snatched her and half carried, half dragged her through the kitchen's opposite door.
Her gaze moved from the incredible view to the condo's owner, whose desk sat against the wall opposite her beside the windows.
He leaned away from her, against the counter on the opposite side of the kitchen.
The Deans had feared the long Colorado winter might slow down frisky Fred but, if anything, the opposite occurred, due in no small measure to his young pal and junk sale cohort, Martha Boyd.
The competition included both men and women, and all were having a great time dousing the watchers—and even the paraders passing in the opposite direction—with water guns.
Darkyn was the opposite: aggressive.
His last lover – the only other he'd ever taken – had been the opposite of Harmony.
He headed down the opposite hallway.
He swirled his wine as he leaned against the counter opposite her.
The hearth blazed opposite her position on a plush sofa with buttery leather in a small study with Persian carpets.
He started around the breakfast bar, and she kept pace with him on the opposite side.
He stopped at the opposite side of the table, within reach if he chose, which she suspected he would if she so much as flinched toward the access pad.
The second methodology error that futurists often commit is the exact opposite of the first.
No, quite the opposite: We live in what can only be termed the Age of Change.
The low shrub oak plateau to which the opposite shore arose stretched away toward the prairies of the West and the steppes of Tartary, affording ample room for all the roving families of men.
I have found it a singular luxury to talk across the pond to a companion on the opposite side.
The shore is composed of a belt of smooth rounded white stones like paving-stones, excepting one or two short sand beaches, and is so steep that in many places a single leap will carry you into water over your head; and were it not for its remarkable transparency, that would be the last to be seen of its bottom till it rose on the opposite side.
I brought over some whiter and cleaner sand for this purpose from the opposite shore of the pond in a boat, a sort of conveyance which would have tempted me to go much farther if necessary.
While he was speaking, the curtain of smoke that had concealed the hollow, driven by a rising wind, began to move from right to left as if drawn by an invisible hand, and the hill opposite, with the French moving about on it, opened out before them.
The officer, without answering him, strode across to the opposite side.
I need only advise anything and his Highness is sure to do the opposite, replied Bennigsen.
She followed him to the table and sat opposite him, waiting for him to open the subject.
And so it was that she decided to go in the opposite direction.
I was walking from the opposite direction so everything looked backwards at first glance.
My high speed was spotted by a patrol car coming in the opposite direction.
Her eyes went to the bedroom, and she walked the opposite direction to the laundry room and ruffled through Dusty's neatly folded laundry.
The woman was halfway out the window on the opposite end of the firelit room.
It was the opposite of Darkyn's, whose was subtle and calming.
Many years ago, she figured out the opposite was true: they had issues, because she wasn't human.
"So it's like a question, but the complete opposite," he replied.
Kris knew the opposite to be true but said nothing, enjoying the moment of peace.
He slid it over her opposite hand, and she looked up at him.
Standing on the smooth sandy beach at the east end of the pond, in a calm September afternoon, when a slight haze makes the opposite shore-line indistinct, I have seen whence came the expression, "the glassy surface of a lake."
Is not this the rule also for the height of mountains, regarded as the opposite of valleys?
On the other hand, even if we admitted that words could be the cause of events, history shows that the expression of the will of historical personages does not in most cases produce any effect, that is to say, their commands are often not executed, and sometimes the very opposite of what they order occurs.
Katie made a face as she sat in the chair opposite Carmen.
He went to the window opposite the figure and closed his eyes, then whipped the curtain open.
Opposite the living room was a massive bathroom with marble floors, a Jacuzzi, small sauna, and a large shower with multiple shower heads.
He sat at the table opposite his bed and touched several glowing buttons on the table before him.
The opening in the mountain was on the side opposite to the Valley of Voe, and our travellers looked out upon a strange scene.
On the seat opposite me sat my big rag doll, Nancy, in a new gingham dress and a beruffled sunbonnet, looking at me out of two bead eyes.
She slid into the opposite bench and let her gaze drop significantly to the cup in his hand.
The lackey tossed her onto a hard couch in the rear of the house opposite a closed patio door.
Noon tomorrow, on the cliff opposite the cottage.
She walked down the beach opposite the party, gaze alternating between the ocean at her feet and the full moon climbing into the sky.
She sat on the couch, and he sat opposite her in the armchair.
I thought about him too, just opposite Guryev's house...
The cavern did not come to an end, as they had expected it would, but slanted upward through the great glass mountain, running in a direction that promised to lead them to the side opposite the Mangaboo country.
Paul was a quiet guy, the complete opposite of Saundra.
On Kutuzov's staff, among his fellow officers and in the army generally, Prince Andrew had, as he had had in Petersburg society, two quite opposite reputations.
Having inspected the country opposite the Shevardino Redoubt, Napoleon pondered a little in silence and then indicated the spots where two batteries should be set up by the morrow to act against the Russian entrenchments, and the places where, in line with them, the field artillery should be placed.