"Ben, what's wrong?" she said, pulling close to me.
Pulling out a drawer, he removed a paper and pencil.
She sighed and left the room, carefully pulling the door shut.
His warm hands slid around her waist, pulling her back against him.
He reached down and took her hands, pulling her into his arms.
Pulling a robe over her nightgown, she tiptoed down the hall and silently opened the door to the patio.
Pulling Alex's pillow from the bed, Carmen caught the faint whiff of his cologne.
In the same manner I can also tell when I am pulling against the current.
She sat up, pulling the blanket around her nightgown and shivered.
Three others were romping with a young bear, one pulling him by the chain and trying to set him at the others.
Pulling the contents out, she stared at the ultra sound.
He looked relieved and reached up, pulling a leaf from her hair.
Why was he pulling me over?
Pulling into a well lit empty parking lot, she parked the car to the side.
Pulling his head down, she met warm lips again and surrendered to the passion he always managed to arouse.
It was his way of focusing in - pulling her close without the intimacy of touching.
Pulling gloves and a bag from his pocket, he proceeded to collect the grisly specimen.
He tugged on her zipper, slowly pulling it down.
He grabbed her arm, pulling her in another direction.
He grabbed her shoulders, pulling her roughly against him and kissed her lips in a demanding way that roused more anger than anything else.
She grabbed a pen and a notepad, hesitating a second before pulling the top sheet off the notepad.
He dropped her hands and grabbed her waist, pulling her close.
Finding nothing, she spread the blanket and lay down, pulling part of it over her body.
And then cool hands were pulling her hair back and turning on the water.
Pulling out a tissue he handed it to her.
"I'll bet he slept right through it," I said, pulling her closer.
She turned abruptly and pulling my head with one hand, kissed me hard on the mouth while her other hand groped between my legs!
His big hands came up, grasping her wrists and pulling her forward until her armpits rested on his shoulders.
Removing his hands from the wall, he placed them on her shoulders, pulling her closer.
He pushed her against the wall, pulling at her dress again.
Pulling the rail back up, she stood beside the tent, helplessly watching Destiny cry until she coughed herself into another retching fit.
Adrienne screamed again, and then the little car ahead of them was pulling off the road.
Pulling his Winchester from a boot attached to the side of the wagon, he walked toward her.
A horse and rider could cover more distance in a day that the mules could pulling the heavy freight wagons.
Pulling her blanket from under the wagon seat, she shook it and checked under the wagon for unwelcome guests.
With lightning speed, he caught the end of the whip in his hand and jerked violently, catching her off balance and pulling her off her feet.
She turned away from him, pulling the shirt away from her chest.
Pulling on his half-dry socks and tugging into his boots, he picked up his shirt and left the area.
He reached down and grabbed her by the arms, pulling her up into his lap.
Pulling back the covers on her bed, she slipped between the cool sheets and let exhaustion take its course.
And then he left the room, pulling the door snugly closed behind him.
Tenderly, he gripped her shoulders, pulling her close.
"He's just pulling your leg," Martha answered.
"I'll be right out here," Betsy said, pulling up a chair.
The morning sunlight did the trick as the clock showed seven and I looked up to see Betsy pulling on her bathrobe.
I sat at a table after randomly pulling half dozen books from the shelf.
Anyway, first thing I did was attempt to check records in and out of Canada but getting that stuff is like pulling teeth.
I yelled, pulling my arm away.
The ride took about forty minutes and as we arrived, two patrol cars were pulling away from the scene.
"Jonny, what are you doing here?" she demanded, pulling away from the man behind her.
"We don't have much time," he said, pulling her up.
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.
"You know where I'll be," she said, a smile pulling up one side of her mouth.
Quite a few, and they're pulling in everyone from the east coast to Miami and Orlando.
"Kiri, you don't want to kiss me like that," he told her, pulling away.
Dusty took her hand, his other pulling his remaining knife free.
Instead of responding, she concentrated on pulling his energy into her body then pushed it back.
He snatched her throat, and she closed her eyes, pulling his magic into her and using it to fling him away.
He almost missed her first punch and caught the second, pulling her against him.
But the pulling of them apart and pushing them together again was only a sleight-of-hand trick.
"Stop, I command you!" cried the Wizard, in an angry tone, and at once began pulling down the rocks to liberate Jim and the piglets.
Imagine a computer culling through this massive amount of data, inconceivably large, and pulling out patterns.
At length you slowly raise, pulling hand over hand, some horned pout squeaking and squirming to the upper air.
Natasha kept pulling everyone by sleeve or dress, urging them to "look at Papa!" though as it was they never took their eyes off the couple.
"Yes, yes, of course," interrupted Prince Vasili impatiently, rubbing his bald head and angrily pulling back toward him the little table that he had pushed away.
The two women let go of one another, and then, as if afraid of being too late, seized each other's hands, kissing them and pulling them away, and again began kissing each other on the face, and then to Prince Andrew's surprise both began to cry and kissed again.
On all sides soldiers were running to and fro, throwing up their knapsacks with a jerk of their shoulders and pulling the straps over their heads, unstrapping their overcoats and drawing the sleeves on with upraised arms.
The general became silent, angrily pulling down his tight scarf.
Tushin rose and, buttoning his greatcoat and pulling it straight, walked away from the fire.
That affair was the same thing as this soldier with the harsh voice, and it was that affair and this soldier that were so agonizingly, incessantly pulling and pressing his arm and always dragging it in one direction.
Whether he was pulling it or being pushed by it he did not know, but rushed along at headlong speed with no time to consider what this movement might lead to.
He now saw clearly the figure of a red-haired gunner with his shako knocked awry, pulling one end of a mop while a French soldier tugged at the other.
"If you please, Miss! allow me," said the maid, who on her knees was pulling the skirt straight and shifting the pins from one side of her mouth to the other with her tongue.
Though she blamed herself for it, she could not refrain from grumbling at and worrying Sonya, often pulling her up without reason, addressing her stiffly as "my dear," and using the formal "you" instead of the intimate "thou" in speaking to her.
"Gee up, my darlings!" shouted Nicholas, pulling the reins to one side and flourishing the whip.
And he began beating and pulling her about so!
"What marvels!" she exclaimed, but hearing her master's voice she turned back, pulling down her tucked-up skirt.
A dirty, barefooted maid was sitting on a trunk, and, having undone her pale-colored plait, was pulling it straight and sniffing at her singed hair.
The little barefooted Frenchman in the blue coat went up to the Armenians and, saying something, immediately seized the old man by his legs and the old man at once began pulling off his boots.
Platon kept repeating, pulling the shirt straight.
Besides, when I was in Petersburg I felt (I can say this to you) that the whole affair would go to pieces without me--everyone was pulling his own way.
She was better off pulling a random diagnosis out of a hat.
"Who the hell put a pool here?" he demanded, pulling his right foot out of the shallow end of an in-ground pool.
Jake slid into the passenger seat beside her, pulling out his cell as he did.
"You believe me now?" he whispered against her lips, pulling away.
"I'll contact his station chief," Dusty said, pulling out his phone.
"I guess I'd never thought of that," Linda admitted, a smile pulling up the corners of her mouth.
"Here is the original," he said, pulling her necklace from a small baggy.
Two lowered her, pulling up his sleeves to fight.
She hopped off the four by four, reached out to Darian and grabbed his hand, pulling him with her.
She hopped to her feet and shoved Jule's arm away, pulling Darian to the ground beside her.
"All hell is about to start raining down," Jule said, pulling away from her.
She hesitated before pulling on her robe and obeying.
He took her arm, pulling her behind him.
The faint scent was there, pulling her.
"This is the only good part of the afternoon," he muttered, pulling out a pair of wrinkled slacks and holding them up.
The old geezer is probably just pulling our legs.
Once again he reached behind his seat, this time pulling out a child's red polka-dot umbrella, no doubt another garage sale bargain.
I was just pissed that some kids were messing around the mine— pulling that dumb stunt with the bones and all.
He joined them on the porch, licking an ice cream and pulling over the fourth rocker so as not to disturb Mrs. Lincoln, who gazed longingly at the dripping vanilla.
The women looked frightened, Faust actually ducked, and David Dean moved to the cover of a nearby boulder, pulling his wife along with him.
He steadied himself, pulling upright until he was sure of his footing.
"No pain," she murmured, pulling her attention back to him.
She blinked, pulling her attention from the heat racing through her body.
She leaned over to grab the thick rope and yanked it up, pulling it up hand over hand.
"You always smell good," she murmured, pulling away.
He squeezed lightly then circled his arms around her, pulling her into his body.
And hated for just as long for pulling shit like this stunt.
He gently disentangled his arms from her hands and gripped her waist, pulling her close.
Will you lie down and stop pulling the covers off of me?
"Smells good," he said, pulling a chair out and dropping into it.
His warm hands dropped to her waist and slid to the back, pulling her gently against him.
Pulling on her boots, she quietly left the house using the back door.
He stepped behind her and put his arms around her waist, pulling her back against his chest.
"You're right," he said at last, a trace of a smile pulling up the corners of his full lips.
After awakening feeling at peace, he was close to pulling a Rhyn and decimating the world around him in an explosion of raw fury.
Deidre flung herself into his arms, pulling his face down to spread kisses across his features.
He snatched her, pulling her into his body before she could struggle.
Seating herself on the bed, she stared at a wall for a long time before pulling herself out of the trance.
He rose as she approached and kissed her cheek before pulling out the chair for her.
She grew edgy as they passed the town near the bungalow before pulling up the long driveway to the beach house.
Darkyn asked, pulling her from her mind.
"Don't be hard on yourself," he chided, pulling a rolling chair up to the exam table.
She found a narrow, rocky road and hopped from rock to road, surprised to see an older man leading a donkey pulling a cart ahead of her.
His brother snapped his mouth closed and extended his hand, pulling Rhyn and Katie with him into the shadow world.
Gabriel waited until he was gone before pulling a chair to the side of the bed.
She frowned and he breezed past her, pulling the door open before the woman on the other side could knock.
"Come on in, Mr. Rhyn," Hannah said, pulling the door open.
Kris produced a key chain from his pocket and unlocked the five locks before pulling the heavy door open.
Pulling it out, she sucked in a breath and withdrew a familiar vial of blood.
"I have something to show you," she said and took his hand, pulling him toward the guest rooms lining the small courtyard.
Gabriel rose and began pulling weapons from the wall and planting them on his body.
Just need your signature, he said, pulling a file out of one of the drawers in his desk.
She left the bathroom, pulling on an oversized, soft T-shirt Evelyn had shanghaied from Romas and Kiera had shanghaied from Evelyn.
Kiera spun and darted down the hall, snatching Talal's arm and pulling her around the corner before Ne'Rin saw them.
Opal, the head of the Council, rose gracefully, pulling A'Ran from his thoughts.
She pushed the light away and shrugged, pulling her arm free.
"No!" she almost shouted, pulling away to glare at him with tear-filled eyes.
Leyon ordered, pulling her up.
He joined her and took her hand again, pulling her into the hall.
The teeth enable the climber to scale a vertical wall by holding to the ice while pulling yourself upward.
She joined him, sitting on the sofa and pulling one of Cynthia's quilts across her lap.
Two of the climbers clawed them apart, pulling Dean from him, just as Cynthia reached the front door, screaming for him to stop.
She stamped out her cigarette in the snow before pulling a large suitcase from the small rear seat, nearly yanking off the handle and serenading the action with a chorus of curses.
Martha, who couldn't have run that fast from her trailer if she did have a decent pair of sneakers—which she didn't—was at the door, pulling a sled upon which was piled a bundle far smaller than any ten-year-old's belongings ought to represent.
Dean, absent any tools for pulling himself upward was limited to using the rope, hand over hand, impossibly slow compared to the man now pursuing him.
He jumped to his feet, pulling her up.
He rolled onto his back pulling her close to his chest.
Are you pulling my leg, Heidi?
Josh glanced up from his plate of sausage and eggs and reached over, pulling out a chair for her.
She stretched as far as she could and laced her fingers behind his neck, pulling his mouth down to hers again.
She squealed and he lowered her feet to the ground, gently pulling her close.
I'm sorry to keep pulling you here when you have work to do elsewhere.
"Maybe if we—" one started, pulling off the protective second-skin glove to reach into the box.
"Before I go, you doing all right?" he asked, tucking the computer away and pulling free his weapons.
The belt slipped, and Brady slung an arm around her, pulling her back hard.
He glared at her, then unbuttoned his tac gear, pulling his arms free and pushing it down to his waist to reveal the dark T-shirt beneath.
She inched away, and he grabbed her arm, pulling her towards him.
"We wanted to talk to you about the Peak," Dan started, pulling a chair near them.
Dan exclaimed happily, pulling chocolate out of the cabinet.
Brady gripped her arm, pulling her quickly through the forest.
His resolve to keep his distance wavered as he thought about pulling her into bed with him again.
Greene was pulling in the Horsemen.
The rotators caught, pulling them out of the spin, slowed their ascent, then gave out once again.
Brady set his micro to track any laser fire before pulling his mask over his face.
"And not because Tim is insisting on it?" she asked, pulling away enough to look up at him.
Rhyn responded by pulling a dagger from the small of his back and tossing it.
Death lowered the hand displaying the end of the world scenario. The images of Gabe fighting demons switched to those of Katie on the beach under the moonlight. Rhyn's breath caught at the sight of her. She appeared exhausted, tattered, and drenched from the underworld rain. She'd never looked as beautiful as she did, even if she looked as if she'd just left the underworld. Toby was with her, pulling her from the beach towards the Sanctuary.
We walked into the kitchen where Mrs. Thompson was pulling out a ham.
Let's get down to business, she said, pulling him to her.
The corpse was covered with a white sheet, but before pulling the cloth back, the attendant again looked at Cynthia, who nodded.
After patting her body as dry as he dared, Dean reached over and grabbed her night bag, pulling out her pajamas.
He closed his eyes and tugged on a pair of lavender briefs before pulling up the bottom to the PJ's.
Dean finally freed the last of the knots and Fred rose, pulling up his pants, staggered a step or two and sat back down.
You don't have to tell the cops about them pulling down my pants, do you?
She laughed merrily and raised her arms in one motion, pulling up her t-shirt.
He was re-zipping his front bag when he glanced down at a biker a switchback below him pulling off a jersey and donning a bright yellow jacket.
Pulling her hair back, she squeezed water out of it and then fluffed it with her fingers to release the natural curls.
Pulling the shirt open, he surveyed her swimsuit, oblivious to her embarrassment.
Pulling open a drawer, he dispensed a spoon, fork and knife for each of them.
"I don't care about contrived rules," she interrupted, pulling away from him.
He sobered, pulling her toward him.
His arms surrounded her, pulling her closer.
He returned her kiss with equal passion, pulling away only when they both were short of breath.
When she turned to him, he was pulling a card from his wallet.
Sliding her hand inside his shirt collar, she worked it around to the back of his neck, pulling his lips down hard on hers.
Strong arms encircled her waist and moved up, pulling her back against his chest.
His arms surrounded her, pulling her back against him.
"I love you," he said, taking a step closer and pulling her into his arms.
Pulling out her phone, she dialed his number.
Once inside, he reached out and took her hand, pulling her across the car seat.
Pulling her body against his, he kissed her ardently.
He reached out and gently took her arm, pulling her towards him.
It sounded like he was pulling the tarp off the buggy.
He instantly responded, pulling her hard against him and kissing her hungrily.
She opened the bag and grabbed the needles, pulling them out with some yarn.
When they both lay sated, he kissed her and rose, pulling on his clothes as he went to the horse.
"We need to go, Damian," Jule said, pulling his horse to a halt.
He lifted her back through the portal and wrapped an arm around her, pulling her to solid ground again.
Pulling a knife free, she dug into the dry ground, not expecting to find the treasure she'd buried so long ago.
Sofi waved him away before sinking into the bed again and pulling the covers up.
"I won't let myself love you, and I won't let you fall in love with me," she added, snatching her coat and jerkily pulling it on as she strode to the door.
Darian Traveled to the portal then leapt through it, pulling them with him.
She choked back a sob and wrapped her arms around Darian, pulling him as close as she could.
"Release me," he growled, pulling her against the cage.
Vara was still for only a moment before he whirled and grabbed Taran, pulling him toward the forest.
He moved forward and took her arm, pulling her to her feet.
Taran waved the grizzled man in and retreated to the bed, pulling the book free.
Taran in the meadow…arrows…red and black dancing across her eyelids…drowning…Hilden pulling her from the Springs…
Pulling her rifle from the box under the seat, he left Jonathan with the younger children and walked Carmen to a spot facing the target.
Pulling Ed to the side, he allowed Carmen to go through the gate first.
Carmen nodded, pulling her horse to a halt.
Pulling the cell phone from the holster on her side, she called Felipa.
She undressed and climbed into bed, pulling the covers up.
Pulling a chair out, he sat down and put one foot across his knee.
It would be the first time they took a buggy ride that Ed wasn't pulling the buggy.
Rob followed her gaze as he finished pulling the last leg out on the table.
I'm just not supposed to be pulling myself up with my left arm.
"I have time," she responded, pulling the covers back and fluffing her pillow.
Pulling the hair off her neck into a French roll, she used a few bejeweled clips and let it go at that.
Pulling her hair into a pony tail, she secured it with a blue ribbon.
Pulling his head down, she whispered with her lips close to his.
When his arms surrounded her, she slid her arms up and around his neck, pulling his lips down on hers.
Pulling the cell phone from her purse, she tried calling Mr. O'Hara.
Keaton was right behind her, pulling her into a protective embrace.
Her face warmed again as she realized she had been pulling her upper lip down over her teeth.
We plow them under so we can plant a garden and then spend half our time pulling them out of it so we can grow something to eat.
A strong hand gripped her arm, gently but firmly pulling her out onto the open area on the verandah.
"Justin," she whispered, wrapping her arms around his neck and pulling his mouth down to hers.
Pulling out the letter, she looked at the ten digit key code.
He wrapped his free arm around her, pulling her to his side and effectively pinning her there.
She didn't want to be curious, but he had a way of pulling her in, when she'd rather walk away.
Xander rolled onto his side and wrapped his arms around her, pulling her into his body once more.
The Original Other jabbed her in the arm, pulling her back to reality.
The Original Other didn't release her, instead pulling her back a few steps.
He set her on the bed and lay on his side, pulling her into his body once more.
(2) The hook may be attached to a rope or chain, and the pulling cylinder connected with a system of pulleys around which the rope is led; by these means the lift can be very largely increased.
Among the advantages of enclosures, he observes, " you will gain much more labour from your servants, a great part of whose time was taken up in gathering thistles and other garbage for their horses to feed upon in their stables; and thereby the great trampling and pulling up and other destruction of the corns while they are yet tender will be prevented."
Fouche, pulling the wires through the police, was an invaluable helper.
In weak fields the magnetic contraction is always diminished by pulling stress; in strong fields the contraction increases under a small load and diminishes under a heavy one.
Taylor Jones showed in 1897 that only a small proportion of the contraction exhibited by a nickel wire when magnetized could be accounted for on Kirchhoff's theory from the observed effects of pulling stress upon magnetization; and in a more extended series of observations Nagaoka and Honda found wide quantitative divergences between the results of experiment and calculation, though in nearly all cases there was agreement as to quality.
The following table shows the values of I and H corresponding to the Villari critical point in some of Ewing's experiments: The effects of pulling stress may be observed either when the wire is stretched by a constant load while the magnetizing force is varied, or when the magnetizing force is kept constant while the load is varied.
He evaded the clause in the constitution prohibiting the election of a president for successive terms of office by invariably arranging for the nomination of some adherent of his own as chief of the executive, and then pulling the strings behind this figurehead.
In the manufacture of a wine-glass the ductility of glass is illustrated on a small scale by the process of pulling out the, leg.
By Descartes the principle was used as an instrument of scepticism, the beneficent scepticism of pulling down medieval philosophy to make room for modern science; by Berkeley it was used to combat the materialists; by Hume in the cause of scepticism once more against the intellectual dogmatists; by Kant to prepare a justification for a noumenal sphere to be apprehended by faith; by J.
Pullers appear to renounce pulling, refusers take to jumping and clumsy horses become nearly as handy as a trick horse in a circus.
or by pulling the props clear of their shoes by chains fastened to the bottom of the shutters; the unsupported trestles and shutters fall flat on the apron on the top of the props, as shown by dotted lines in fig.
The weir is raised again by pulling up the shutters to a horizontal position by their bottom chains from a special boat, or from a foot-bridge on movable frames, together with their trestles and the props which are replaced in their shoes.
It is amusing to observe the extreme care and deliberation with which the bird draws the worm from its hidingplace, coaxing it out as it were by degrees, instead of pulling roughly or breaking it.
It has considerable compressive or crushing strength, but is somewhat deficient in shearing strength, and distinctly weak in tensile or pulling strength.
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