Dean rocked back and sighed.
He stroked her hair while he rocked and crooned to her.
The car rocked slightly with a gust of wind.
He rocked back in his chair, catching his breath and ignoring the smiles and snickers of the others in the room.
Weller rocked back and at first Dean didn't think he'd answer.
She rocked back and fourth, tears coursing down her cheeks unchecked.
He rocked back in his chair and added, There was a little shindig for the marketing guy—Fletch Brunell.
The man beside Lana rocked back suddenly, pounding his gun on the ground as it jammed.
The mansion rocked as Dusty's first set of explosions went off.
Fred hesitated as he rocked up to a sitting position.
She rocked in the chair, consumed by grief and breath-robbing sobs.
I rocked back in my chair, feeling a strange relief but unable to fathom the source.
Mums rocked in her chair and finished counting stitches before she responded.
The mother gently rocked her tiny boy in a slow, hypnotic rhythm.
After a certain time the whole is rocked towards the other side, and the process is continued until the outer compartments contain a strong solution of caustic soda, free from chloride and hypochlorite.
"Welcome to the starting line," Dean said as they rocked away their frustrations.
He didn't understand the ins and outs of their blood bond, but he knew how much she rocked his world when she drank from him earlier.
The remainder of the meeting rocked back and forth, but there was no doubt in Dean's mind that he'd been hurt badly—and unfairly—by Fitzgerald.
"The articles manufactured from jute are principally (I) gunny bags; (2) string, rope and cord; (3) kampa, a net-like bag for carrying wood or hay on bullocks; (4) chat, a strip of stuff for tying bales of cotton or cloth; (5) dola, a swing on which infants are rocked to sleep; (6) shika, a kind of hanging shelf for little earthen pots, &c.; (7) dulina, a floor-cloth; (8) beera, a small circular stand for wooden plates used particularly in poojahs; (9) painter's brush and brush for white-washing; (io) ghunsi, a waist-band worn next to the skin; (II) gochh-dari, a hair-band worn by women; (12) mukbar, a net bag used as muzzle for cattle; (13) parchula, false hair worn by players; (14) rakhi-bandhan, a slender arm-band worn at the Rakhi-poornima festival; and (15) dhup, small incense sticks burned at poojahs."
Jonathan lifted his hand, thumb toward Alex and fingers curled down and rocked it forward and back.
This was where she'd met him, the man who rocked her world.
An ebonite beam B is rocked up and down rapidly by a train of mechanism, and moves the cranks FIG.
When this percentage has been reached, the cell is rocked to the other side, so that the amalgam flows into one of the outer compartments where the sodium is converted by water into sodium hydrate.
"I was not swaddled and rocked and dandled into a legislator," wrote Burke when very near the end of his days: "Nitor in adversum is the motto for a man like me.
A ray of light is reflected from this mirror and from another mirror which is rocked by a small motor driven off the same circuit, so that the ray has two vibratory motions imparted to it at right angles, one a simple harmonic motion and the other a motion imitating the variation of the current or electromotive force under test.
The remainder of the meeting rocked back and forth, but there was no doubt in Dean's mind that he'd been hurt badlyâ€”and unfairlyâ€”by Fitzgerald.
Cynthia, Fred, and Dean with a cane nearby, rocked in unison, albeit bundled and mittened, but content to have Bird Song to themselves, at least until the weekend.
He rocked back in his chair and added, There was a little shindig for the marketing guyâ€”Fletch Brunell.
The normally placid Folding Society was being rocked by cut throat competition.
Nearly 170 years ago the normally peaceful backwater of South West Wales was rocked by a series of disturbances.
They played a jazz fusion oriented set - sometimes they rocked, sometimes they sounded somewhat bluesy.
Egypt: A series of bomb attacks in the Sinai peninsula rocked Egypt, which was also shaken by sectarian clashes in Alexandria.
dopefael Nadal has reacted angrily to being linked to the doping scandal which has rocked the Tour de France.
The music department had worked hard all term to create a musical extravaganza in the theater, which really rocked!
The crowd may have had to endure downpours, wannabe gangsters, pantomime rockers and The Rasmus, but Reading still rocked.
gyratele subconsciously rocked to the rhythm accentuated by both her guitarist and her quirkily gyrating body.
peerages scandal has rocked Tony Blair who was unable to walk unaided last week.
The loans for peerages scandal has rocked Tony Blair who was unable to walk unaided last week.
wannabe gangsters, pantomime rockers and The Rasmus, but Reading still rocked.
Cautiously withdrawing her breast, Natasha rocked him a little, handed him to the nurse, and went with rapid steps toward the door.
Then, they either snuggle back down into mom and dad's bed, or they allow themselves to be rocked back to sleep and placed back into the crib.
This in and out pattern continues until baby and parent are completely worn out, and baby has been rocked to sleep.
The Iams cat food recall of 2007, along with many other well-known commercial and store brands, has rocked public confidence in the safety of the foods they feed their pets.
The Fab Four rocked the minds and warmed the hearts of a generation the world over, but it was when All You Need Is Love became the anthem of the anti-war movement that the power of music was truly felt.
An even bigger surprise rocked the world a few short months later when the not-so-happy couple filed for annulment.
The death that rocked a nation was the assassination of U.S. President John F.
These celebrity shocking split ups are just a few that have rocked our world.
On July 15, 2011, the entertainment world was rocked by news that Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony were getting a divorce.
The Ibanez brand rocked to fame in the 1980s when guitar player Steve Vai began playing a signature model called the JEM during his time in David Lee Roth's band.
Hammocks with a frame can be used indoors, and can be rocked with very slight motions either by the person in the hammock or a spouse, partner, or caregiver.
Blizzard Entertainment rocked the gaming world with Warcraft, drove us mad with Diablo, and finally took away our weekends with StarCraft.
Cross-cultural studies show that babies who are held, massaged, carried, rocked, and breast fed grow into less aggressive and violent adults who demonstrate a greater degree of compassion and cooperation.
So You Think You Can Dance has rocked living rooms for many seasons, most often during the summer months.
Together as a unit, JabbaWockeez rocked America's Best Dance Crew, and will go down in history as the founding winners of what is sure to continue to be a successful show.
Sixties bombshells rocked their voluminous hair with panache!
No one rocked the short hair like Halle Berry.
Uma Thurman rocked the cropped bang in Pulp Fiction, and Angelina Joile had many gals running for scissors in Girl Interrupted.
Many boy band members from Guns 'n' Roses and Poison rocked the mullet along with their eclectic fashions and makeup.
Whether you rocked long hair or went traditional and conservative in a crop, these looks were popular for both men and women.
If you want to flashback to a popular 80s style, the above looks will work to create the big locks that rocked this decade.
After Banks rocked her real locks she announced that she planned to spend the remainder of her fifth season encouraging women to be proud of their natural beauty.
Not since Jennifer Aniston rocked "The Rachel" has a hairstyle generated so much hysteria.
While men most often sport a punk spike cut, many women have rocked this style and have paired it with a fashion hair color, including pink, blue and purple hues.
Prior to lopping off his famous locks for a more mature and sophisticated and tapered shape, Justin Bieber rocked the stage with floppy shaggy hair that seemed to mimic a Beatles bowl cut.
Two infants will need to be cuddled, fed, changed, and rocked to sleep.
Some, though, took the plunge and rocked them for everything they were worth - and in some cases, those boots are worth, well, quite a bit.
The young man's world was rocked when they revealed that Victor was Adam's biological father.
It rocked the world with easy and inexpensive digital music downloads, and now iTunes continues to be one of the top online music stores.
Elton John's 2006 tour rocked San Jose on Sept 17th with a sensational blend of old and new.
The mistress rocked and hushed her baby and when anyone came into the cellar asked in a pathetic whisper what had become of her husband who had remained in the street.
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