Alex placed his hands on her shoulders, gently pushing her back.
The soldiers dragged it awkwardly from the post and began pushing it into the pit.
Like two bull Elk, they were each so focused on pushing the other back that they had forgotten anyone else existed.
She jumped up, pushing them all away, darting for the bathroom with a hand over her mouth.
Pushing the thought from her mind, she focused on Allen's visit last night.
He kept pushing me away, she said.
The sumach (Rhus glabra) grew luxuriantly about the house, pushing up through the embankment which I had made, and growing five or six feet the first season.
"Back!" cried Simon to a borzoi that was pushing forward out of the wood.
"And let him know that I will do so!" said Napoleon, rising and pushing his cup away with his hand.
But in spite of this he continued to struggle desperately forward, and from between the backs of those in front he caught glimpses of an open space with a strip of red cloth spread out on it; but just then the crowd swayed back--the police in front were pushing back those who had pressed too close to the procession: the Emperor was passing from the palace to the Cathedral of the Assumption--and Petya unexpectedly received such a blow on his side and ribs and was squeezed so hard that suddenly everything grew dim before his eyes and he lost consciousness.
"Puff! puff!"--and two clouds arose pushing one another and blending together; and "boom, boom!" came the sounds confirming what the eye had seen.
"I daresay you would like to bind me!" shouted the publican, pushing away the men advancing on him, and snatching his cap from his head he flung it on the ground.
Those standing in front, who had seen and heard what had taken place before them, all stood with wide-open eyes and mouths, straining with all their strength, and held back the crowd that was pushing behind them.
And the soldier, pushing away a little dog that was jumping up at him, returned to his place and sat down.
What are you pushing for?
Isn't the road wide enough? said he, turning to a man behind him who was not pushing him at all.
Natasha! she shrieked, pushing those around her away.
Pushing the plate aside so the food would cool, he began slicing the rest of the roast.
Pushing through some sumac that she thought bordered the clearing where the building stood, she squinted up at the sun.
An hour later she was pushing a pizza in the oven when Yancey walked in.
Then they were locked in a passionate embrace, seeking and finding the love they had been pushing aside for so long.
There's no point in pushing yourself until you drop.
He ducked under the water and came up, wiping the water from his eyes and pushing his hair back.
With long strides, he started toward her, pushing his way through the crowd.
Cynthia picked at her food, pushing it around the plate more than anything else.
Betsy, I'm not going to explain the facts of life to a guy pushing forty!
Once he did, he moved to the back yard where mother was pushing her gleeful young son on a large wooden swing set.
My husband did a lot of work fixing the settings on when Annie died and kept pushing Howie.
I can see where the local law enforcement people wouldn't be thrilled with these folks looking over their shoulder and pushing them.
I was dialing my wife to tell her when Martha and Quinn came in the office, pushing a baby carriage with Claire smiling beneath her blankets.
After ten minutes of pushing back branches, I spotted the back of a pop up trailer.
Pushing the cabinet closed, she jumped to find the stranger so close.
He refused to release her, instead pushing her into a painful run up the beach, over the sandbags, and out of immediate danger.
She withdrew then touched him again, this time pushing the energy she'd absorbed—and her own—into him.
"You don't have to worry, kiri," he said, pushing the door to her room open.
She recoiled, pushing herself against the couch.
"We're cool," he said, pushing himself away from the doorframe.
Darian stirred, pushing himself farther into the corner.
"No, of course not!" she snapped, pushing at him.
You are so damn stubborn, Damian snapped, pushing her door open.
Sit your ass down, Linda said, planting her small form between them and physically pushing the man who towered over her.
"Go," he said, pushing her toward her awaiting bodyguard.
He eased into her body at first then made love to her hungrily, relentlessly pushing her deeper into the haze of pleasure and desire, until she arched beneath him, her body on the verge of shattering.
He growled in response and nipped her neck, pushing her away roughly.
Wynn paced to the desk in one corner, pushing the papers around with frustration.
He's good at pushing people away.
Was she pushing the good-kid, bad-kid behavior, the line between right and wrong, a bit too far?
That would be a hoot, pushing my cart in a black cape!
She unfastened the belt of her robe and hunched up, pushing it aside, letting it fall open just enough to expose an uninterrupted line of flesh from between her breasts, and down her torso and leg.
Pushing that stupid cart, he's probably not even to Ridgway yet.
He could picture the vampire-shrouded traveler pushing his grocery cart, happy to have the extra covering on this mountain morning.
Dean rose to his feet and went over to the officer, gently pushing her down to a sitting position.
Pushing himself away from the book that would reveal nothing he sought, he went to the small, square window overlooking the stone structure of the Sanctuary.
He did it by pushing the only button that seemed to work on the deity.
He's good at pushing people away.
Sensing her alarm, Darkyn's mate turned and took the arm of the girl behind her, pushing her towards the black door to Hell.
Pushing that part of the issue aside, she focused on the real problem.
Pushing the moment to the recesses of her mind where she could cherish it another time, she smiled up at him, lightening to his mood.
In only about five or ten minutes, the mare was groaning and lying on her side, pushing hard.
When the mare began pushing again, he pulled down gently, twisting the foal a little.
One night he woke her out of a sound sleep by pushing at her.
Pushing the door open with his foot, he dropped the contents of his arms on the bed and opened the dresser drawers.
He cleared it, pushing aside the haze of alcohol and the pain he sensed but didn't understand the source of.
The kids were talking to her, but she had trouble focusing on anything outside of keeping the buzzing in her ears from pushing her beyond tunnel-vision into the darkness.
Pushing herself up, Deidre was amazed at the size and furnishings of the room.
I'm pushing you to broaden your perspective.
Or about pushing Deidre away when she needed to be by his side to keep her safe.
But the pulling of them apart and pushing them together again was only a sleight-of-hand trick.
Something was pushing its way through the bushes.
Pushing this to its logical extreme: What if everything you did was digitally remembered?
The factors that enable us to solve for and eliminate disease are getting better all the time, like wind at our back, pushing us forward.
Parents whose children are in the military generally aren't the ones hawkishly pushing for war.
They have got to live a man's life, pushing all these things before them, and get on as well as they can.
They also showed me in another place what they thought was a "leach-hole," through which the pond leaked out under a hill into a neighboring meadow, pushing me out on a cake of ice to see it.
"No, I won't," said Pierre, pushing Anatole aside, and he went up to the window.
Pushing away the footmen he tugged at the frame, but could not move it.
"Shut up!" cried Dolokhov, pushing him away from the window.
"Now then, go away and take your monstrosity with you," said the mother, pushing away her daughter with pretended sternness, and turning to the visitor she added: "She is my youngest girl."
"Really, truly!" answered Natasha, pushing in a crisp lock that had strayed from under her friend's plaits.
"And then of course my family has also to be considered," Prince Vasili went on, testily pushing away a little table without looking at her.
"The third, I said the third!" cried the prince abruptly, pushing the letter away, and leaning his elbows on the table he drew toward him the exercise book containing geometrical figures.
"Well now, isn't she a fool!" shouted the prince, pushing the book aside and turning sharply away; but rising immediately, he paced up and down, lightly touched his daughter's hair and sat down again.
The crowd, pushing forward desperately, squeezed together, moved a few steps, and again stopped.
I challenge you! he ejaculated, and, pushing back his chair, he rose from the table.
In spite of the trampling of the French gendarmes' horses, which were pushing back the crowd, Rostov kept his eyes on every movement of Alexander and Bonaparte.
Pierre took the letter Anatole handed him and, pushing aside a table that stood in his way, threw himself on the sofa.
What are you pushing for?
"When I was in that room …" His grip on the railing tightened, and she stopped, afraid of pushing him through the brittle façade containing his emotions.
He'd sworn to protect her, even while pushing her away.
The birches with their sticky green leaves were motionless, and lilac-colored flowers and the first blades of green grass were pushing up and lifting last year's leaves.