He had been spending too much time with the television lately.
Ingrid was clapping at the television, and his gaze flickered to the screen.
Because television was radio with pictures, the first television shows were simply men in suits standing in front of microphones reading the news.
It was like something out of a television show about castles.
Dean could hear him rummaging around the television and bureau.
His sensitive ears picked up the sound of the television coming from the living room, but it wasn't this that woke him.
Betsy was pointing at the television as Martha and Howie came into the room.
She had been protected from outside influence – partly by having no television and partly by the fact that neither of her parents worked away from the home.
The lights were on and glowing, the television on quietly.
Although a blurry image appeared on television of the woman captured on a video camera, she disappeared out of view once she exited.
Jonny opened it to reveal a comfortable looking room with a plush couch set, rugs to cover the concrete floors, and television lighting the room.
Tammy was watching a children's show on television and Lisa was on the couch, trying to concentrate on her writing.
Their social life was church, they had no television and even when Carmen had attended college, they had requested that she stay at home every night instead of living in a dorm.
"Aren't you the guy from television?" she asked suddenly.
Guest rooms include cable television with pay-per-view movies, coffee maker, microwave oven, refrigerator and private bathrooms with complimentary amenities.
Stop in for the bar's happy hour specials on weekdays, and enjoy the action on the big-screen television before you head into the dining room.
While enjoying your cigar, you can relax by the fireplace, watch sport on the television or enjoy the conversation.
She wondered if she had died, for she seemed able to see the conversation occurring from a dozen feet away, as if she were watching television instead of involved in it.
The street he was on looked as it had on the television he said, but the houses were absent numbers so it took him a few moments to locate the correct place.
That was one reason why they never had a television when she was growing up.
"I don't watch much television," Jessi said, anxious to get back to her cousin.
His television show was playing on the large, flat screen television in the main living area.
She stood obediently and walked away from the television, down the hallway to his room.
A television played somewhere, and light outlined the frame of one door.
Quinn, still steaming, plopped down and switched on the television to a college football game, turning off the sound.
I took the receiver as Betsy dialed the number she'd copied from the television announcement.
Meanwhile, we locked on the television, all evening, awaiting the results of our actions.
What Betsy noticed on the television yesterday was blind luck.
Logan and Jared were in front of the television, talking about the basketball game.
A few minutes later the television was on one of Tammy's shows.
The following day, Mr. Rupert Youngblood gained more notoriety, appearing on a national television morning show.
No television, no light for reading – the only thing she could do was cook.
But he's going to miss the telephone and television -- and that tiny bedroom upstairs isn't exactly the Hotel Hilton.
Instead, I called the number advertised on the television announcement.
She sat down on her couch, recalling the nights she spent watching television after work.