She looked at them as though they had betrayed her.
The phone woke me up, even though it wasn't very loud.
Both are better off than they were, even though nothing new has been created.
Getting upset about it wasn't going to change anything, though, so she forced a grin as she met the troubled gaze of Fritz.
She felt as though a cold hand grasped her stomach and squeezed hard.
Though he had studied hard for this test, he failed to get an A.
"He's only a humbug Wizard, though," said Dorothy, smiling at him.
He actually smiled, though it was so brief that she questioned whether she had imagined it.
He was handsome, though she wouldn't go so far as to call him gorgeous.
My house was not empty though I was gone.
He pronounced every word plainly, as though he were talking to his schoolmates.
At first Mr. Anagnos, though deeply troubled, seemed to believe me.
In our most trivial walks, we are constantly, though unconsciously, steering like pilots by certain well-known beacons and headlands, and if we go beyond our usual course we still carry in our minds the bearing of some neighboring cape; and not till we are completely lost, or turned round--for a man needs only to be turned round once with his eyes shut in this world to be lost--do we appreciate the vastness and strangeness of nature.
Though the peasants paid quitrent, Alpatych thought no difficulty would be made about complying with this order, for there were two hundred and thirty households at work in Bogucharovo and the peasants were well to do.
I was never cast away nor distressed in any weather, though I encountered some severe storms.
I require of a visitor that he be not actually starving, though he may have the very best appetite in the world, however he got it.
So easy is it, though many housekeepers doubt it, to establish new and better customs in the place of the old.
We gave him our assurances we'd not violate his trust though I thought Betsy's suggestion was reasonable.
Her make-up, though she used very little, and a couple of bathing suits.
This would be a good place to come to relax, though - when the weather warmed.
For a moment he gazed down at her as though something were troubling him, but then he finally turned.
The stout man rose, frowned, shrugged his shoulders, and evidently trying to appear firm began to pull on his jacket without looking about him, but suddenly his lips trembled and he began to cry, in the way full-blooded grown-up men cry, though angry with himself for doing so.
Though cases like these are not really how the science will be used, they illustrate the principle.
And truly though the enemy was twice stronger than we, we were unshakable.
We came back with help, though, but we couldn't find you.
Even though she had made most of the payments on the land, he still had legal claim.
On the rest of the way to Moscow, though the princess' position was not a cheerful one, Dunyasha, who went with her in the carriage, more than once noticed that her mistress leaned out of the window and smiled at something with an expression of mingled joy and sorrow.
The roof was the soundest part, though a good deal warped and made brittle by the sun.
I can't really remember what won, though at the time, I thought it all very forward looking and exciting.
One thing is certain, the language was ineffaceably stamped upon my brain, though for a long time no one knew it, least of all myself.
Men of business, even farmers, thought only of solitude and employment, and of the great distance at which I dwelt from something or other; and though they said that they loved a ramble in the woods occasionally, it was obvious that they did not.
But though comparatively disregarded now, when his day comes, laws unsuspected by most will take effect, and masters of families and rulers will come to him for advice.
And again all the faces in that crowd bore an identical expression, though now it was certainly not an expression of curiosity or gratitude, but of angry resolve.
The people for miles around were roused as though a fire were raging.
But I have since learned that trade curses everything it handles; and though you trade in messages from heaven, the whole curse of trade attaches to the business.
Having wrung a submissive "I understand" from Dron, Alpatych contented himself with that, though he not only doubted but felt almost certain that without the help of troops the carts would not be forthcoming.
In August he was at Smolensk and thought only of how to advance farther, though as we now see that advance was evidently ruinous to him.
"Your Papa must be told, though," said Mavra Kuzminichna.
Be the kindhearted man you always were, she said, trying to smile though tears were in her eyes.
The fire was burning down, though, so she added more wood.
Kings and queens who wear a suit but once, though made by some tailor or dressmaker to their majesties, cannot know the comfort of wearing a suit that fits.
Be sure that you give the poor the aid they most need, though it be your example which leaves them far behind.
He stood at the back, and, though he had heard hardly anything, understood everything in his own way.
When I crossed Flint's Pond, after it was covered with snow, though I had often paddled about and skated over it, it was so unexpectedly wide and so strange that I could think of nothing but Baffin's Bay.
Even though you know nothing about him, you accept.
He already knew she was here, and it wasn't as though she could run and hide.
He came along early, crossing my bean-field, though without anxiety or haste to get to his work, such as Yankees exhibit.
Though her favorite color was red, she chose the blue dress to match her eyes.
All three got into the buggy and Zeb picked up the reins, though Jim needed no guidance of any sort.
She had her purse, and it wasn't as though he had done any physical harm.
The children and the Wizard rushed across the moving rock and sprang into the passage beyond, landing safely though a little out of breath.
I believe that what so saddens the reformer is not his sympathy with his fellows in distress, but, though he be the holiest son of God, is his private ail.
I think we will learn to conquer distance though a method of which we cannot yet conceive.
"It's lucky we got here, though," said the boy; and Jim thought of the dark cave, and agreed with him.
I kept Homer's Iliad on my table through the summer, though I looked at his page only now and then.
At the very beginning of the war our armies were divided, and our sole aim was to unite them, though uniting the armies was no advantage if we meant to retire and lure the enemy into the depths of the country.
The day after her party the governor's wife came to see Malvintseva and, after discussing her plan with the aunt, remarked that though under present circumstances a formal betrothal was, of course, not to be thought of, all the same the young people might be brought together and could get to know one another.
He sprang forward and upset an old woman who was catching at a biscuit; the old woman did not consider herself defeated though she was lying on the ground--she grabbed at some biscuits but her hand did not reach them.
Though I don't agree with the gentleman...
Still we live meanly, like ants; though the fable tells us that we were long ago changed into men; like pygmies we fight with cranes; it is error upon error, and clout upon clout, and our best virtue has for its occasion a superfluous and evitable wretchedness.
By the 1780s, though the procedure was certainly better than nothing, it still had a fair number of problems.
Men who did not know when their visit had terminated, though I went about my business again, answering them from greater and greater remoteness.
You didn't say a word to your father, but you snarled at me as though I did something wrong.
The police blamed street violence though the neighborhood was wrong and girl had no known gang involvement.
Three empty bedrooms were closed off to the heat, as well as a full bath that looked as though it hadn't been used in years.
But, though everybody was kind and ready to help us, there was only one hand that could turn drudgery into pleasure.
Though the woodchoppers have laid bare first this shore and then that, and the Irish have built their sties by it, and the railroad has infringed on its border, and the ice-men have skimmed it once, it is itself unchanged, the same water which my youthful eyes fell on; all the change is in me.
There was no shadow or footprints even though I seemed to be standing on grass.
Of two patterns which differ only by a few threads more or less of a particular color, the one will be sold readily, the other lie on the shelf, though it frequently happens that after the lapse of a season the latter becomes the most fashionable.
For the most part, though, her conversation was interesting and helped keep Lisa's mind off her own problems.
Everyone has feelings, Claudette, though some people are extremely successful at hiding them.
Her one saving grace was the fact that the next morning he didn't act as though nothing had happened.
Of course I agreed though I had no idea how I'd accomplish the task and dreaded even trying.
Cato's half-obliterated cellar-hole still remains, though known to few, being concealed from the traveller by a fringe of pines.
They could do their own cooking, even though it wouldn't be as nice.
I came to love my rows, my beans, though so many more than I wanted.
This was one of the great days; though the sky had from my clearing only the same everlastingly great look that it wears daily, and I saw no difference in it.
Even though this allowed cotton prices to plummet and demand for cotton to increase, some of those fifty people got laid off, no doubt shaking their fists at the infernal gin as they stormed off the property.
He, too, has heard of Homer, and, "if it were not for books," would "not know what to do rainy days," though perhaps he has not read one wholly through for many rainy seasons.
Then when she learned about Tessa's son, she was furious because he might inherit - even though I hadn't said anything to father.
Sometimes I saw him at his work in the woods, felling trees, and he would greet me with a laugh of inexpressible satisfaction, and a salutation in Canadian French, though he spoke English as well.
This man was doing something to his legs in the darkness, and though Pierre could not see his face he felt that the man continually glanced at him.
Stumps thirty or forty years old, at least, will still be sound at the core, though the sapwood has all become vegetable mould, as appears by the scales of the thick bark forming a ring level with the earth four or five inches distant from the heart.
But when the several nations of Europe had acquired distinct though rude written languages of their own, sufficient for the purposes of their rising literatures, then first learning revived, and scholars were enabled to discern from that remoteness the treasures of antiquity.
What though I value the seed of these beans, and harvest that in the fall of the year?
I was right from the start, though... about you.
It wasn't as though she could explain her sudden Jekyll and Hide personality, either.
The laundry room was also clean and an old wringer tub still sat in one corner, as though unwilling to completely surrender to modern appliances.
She was very willing to go, and let Viney kiss her, though she didn't return the caress.
This is the reason he is poor; and for a similar reason we are all poor in respect to a thousand savage comforts, though surrounded by luxuries.
To him Homer was a great writer, though what his writing was about he did not know.
Hard green wood just cut, though I used but little of that, answered my purpose better than any other.
As I walk along the stony shore of the pond in my shirt-sleeves, though it is cool as well as cloudy and windy, and I see nothing special to attract me, all the elements are unusually congenial to me.
Mine was, as it were, the connecting link between wild and cultivated fields; as some states are civilized, and others half-civilized, and others savage or barbarous, so my field was, though not in a bad sense, a half-cultivated field.
'One man though undone is but one,' as the proverb says, but with thirteen in your family and all the property...
That was a double-edged hurt, though, because Alex adored his adoptive father.
Computers, especially computers of the future, will have no trouble handling all the variables that influence nutrition, though there will be millions of them.
I one evening overtook one of my townsmen, who has accumulated what is called "a handsome property"--though I never got a fair view of it--on the Walden road, driving a pair of cattle to market, who inquired of me how I could bring my mind to give up so many of the comforts of life.
The particular laws are as our points of view, as, to the traveller, a mountain outline varies with every step, and it has an infinite number of profiles, though absolutely but one form.
We trudged through the next few weeks marginally well though the schedule was exhausting to all and, in spite of our efforts, our other lives were suffering.
Both Mr. Gilman and Mr. Keith, the teachers who prepared her for college, were struck by her power of constructive reasoning; and she was excellent in pure mathematics, though she seems never to have enjoyed it much.
He rubbed his forehead and ran his fingers though his hair until it stood on end.
She didn’t back down from the argument, even though she knew she was wrong.
Everything seemed clearer, as though she had come out of a fog.
Even though her skin now had a healthy tan, the sun was doing its best to burn it.
The work was rewarding, though, as the house began to take on a homey atmosphere.
"No," Quinn said, though hesitantly.
Though it is now dark, the wind still blows and roars in the wood, the waves still dash, and some creatures lull the rest with their notes.
Though I could hardly raise my arms above my aching side, I kept working.
This latest thing was different, though.
Its pickerel, though not abundant, are its chief boast.
If you would avoid uncleanness, and all the sins, work earnestly, though it be at cleaning a stable.
I locked the dining-room door, and proceeded to eat my breakfast, though the food almost choked me.
But though they were kindly they did not look at Pierre and did not know him.
Dropping her arms, she stepped back and wiped her mouth, staring up at him as though he had initiated the incident.
At first it seemed as though nothing was happening.
Allen stared at her for a minute, as though confused.
The maximum wage you can earn, though, is defined by supply and demand for labor, and by your negotiating ability, but it also has a cap.
I was obliged to hire a team and a man for the plowing, though I held the plow myself.
Though Kutuzov had dismissed all unnecessary men from the staff, Boris had contrived to remain at headquarters after the changes.
Napoleon's short hair was wet and matted on the forehead, but his face, though puffy and yellow, expressed physical satisfaction.
It was unfair for him to get punished, though; he hadn’t started the fight.
He sighed and rubbed his head as though the whole idea gave him a headache.
My mind remained clear and active, "though fled fore'er the light."
He could not utter them, though he wished to do so.
Well, as I was hurrying along, I heard a great splash, as though something had fallen into the pool by the fountain.
All sensuality is one, though it takes many forms; all purity is one.
No. I'm enjoying this immensely, though.
One thing sure, though.
She hated this house, though.
You knew that though, didn't you?
It means something to you, though, doesn't it?
Katie was wrong, though.
They still seemed to think that he might wake up at any time, though.
But though I do not know what causes the cold winds to blow when the oak buds unfold, I cannot agree with the peasants that the unfolding of the oak buds is the cause of the cold wind, for the force of the wind is beyond the influence of the buds.
Though Petya would remain in the service, this transfer would give the countess the consolation of seeing at least one of her sons under her wing, and she hoped to arrange matters for her Petya so as not to let him go again, but always get him appointed to places where he could not possibly take part in a battle.
Latterly she had become convinced that she loved and was beloved, though she never said this definitely to herself in words.
She knew it to be necessary, and though it was hard for her she was not vexed with these people.
He went, and tried to hurry, but his legs refused to move and he knew he would not be in time to lock the door though he painfully strained all his powers.
My mother certainly bored him, even though he stuck it out.
My house never pleased my eye so much after it was plastered, though I was obliged to confess that it was more comfortable.
Though the orders were to abandon the wounded, many of them dragged themselves after troops and begged for seats on the gun carriages.
She knew this for certain, though she hardly heard his voice through the closed doors.
On her way past the butler's pantry she told them to set a samovar, though it was not at all the time for tea.
Though the performance was proceeding, he walked deliberately down the carpeted gangway, his sword and spurs slightly jingling and his handsome perfumed head held high.
She included among her enemies the creditors and all who had business dealings with her father, and always at the thought of enemies and those who hated her she remembered Anatole who had done her so much harm--and though he did not hate her she gladly prayed for him as for an enemy.
The same evening that the prince gave his instructions to Alpatych, Dessalles, having asked to see Princess Mary, told her that, as the prince was not very well and was taking no steps to secure his safety, though from Prince Andrew's letter it was evident that to remain at Bald Hills might be dangerous, he respectfully advised her to send a letter by Alpatych to the Provincial Governor at Smolensk, asking him to let her know the state of affairs and the extent of the danger to which Bald Hills was exposed.
I am not merely civil to him but obey him like a corporal, though I am his senior.
Just then Boris, with his courtierlike adroitness, stepped up to Pierre's side near Kutuzov and in a most natural manner, without raising his voice, said to Pierre, as though continuing an interrupted conversation:
I'm not telling it right; no, you don't understand, though he encouraged her by saying that he did understand, and he really had understood all she wanted to say.
But though Napoleon knew that de Beausset had to say something of this kind, and though in his lucid moments he knew it was untrue, he was pleased to hear it from him.
Though it was not clear what the artist meant to express by depicting the so-called King of Rome spiking the earth with a stick, the allegory apparently seemed to Napoleon, as it had done to all who had seen it in Paris, quite clear and very pleasing.
To a proposal made by General Campan (who was to attack the fleches) to lead his division through the woods, Napoleon agreed, though the so-called Duke of Elchingen (Ney) ventured to remark that a movement through the woods was dangerous and might disorder the division.
He did not notice the sound of the bullets whistling from every side, or the projectiles that flew over him, did not see the enemy on the other side of the river, and for a long time did not notice the killed and wounded, though many fell near him.
And those thoughts, though now vague and indefinite, again possessed his soul.
Nicholas felt this, it seemed to him that everyone regarded the Italian in the same light, and he treated him cordially though with dignity and restraint.
After meeting Princess Mary, though the course of his life went on externally as before, all his former amusements lost their charm for him and he often thought about her.
Though the condition and numbers of the French army were unknown to the Russians, as soon as that change occurred the need of attacking at once showed itself by countless signs.
Most girls wanted to be a princess at some point in their youth, though she couldn't specifically remember that wish.
And so He loved men Himself and though they were very cruel to Him and at last killed Him, He was willing to die for them because He loved them so.
It seems as if a child who could see and hear until her nineteenth month must retain some of her first impressions, though ever so faintly.
When she was not occupied, she wandered restlessly about the house, making strange though rarely unpleasant sounds.
Its broad pinnate tropical leaf was pleasant though strange to look on.
As for lodging, it is true they were but poorly entertained, though what they found an inconvenience was no doubt intended for an honor; but as far as eating was concerned, I do not see how the Indians could have done better.
I never fastened my door night or day, though I was to be absent several days; not even when the next fall I spent a fortnight in the woods of Maine.
It was one of those afternoons which seem indefinitely long before one, in which many events may happen, a large portion of our natural life, though it was already half spent when I started.
Though he did not speak, Princess Mary saw and knew how unpleasant every sign of anxiety on his account was to him.
The officer appeared abashed, as though he understood that one might think of how many men would be missing tomorrow but ought not to speak of it.
They gave little jumps as they walked, as though they were on springs.
He dived straight into the lake, though the water was freezing.
Mom always used to want everyone home before dark – as though anything was out there at night that wasn't there during the day.
Julie on the contrary accepted his attentions readily, though in a manner peculiar to herself.
For a moment her heart beat overtime and it looked as though she might fall, but Alex smoothly caught her and stepped around, covering her fumbling so well that no one appeared to notice.
Very soon she learned the difference between ON and IN, though it was some time before she could use these words in sentences of her own.
Some forty uhlans were drowned in the river, though boats were sent to their assistance.
Alex wasn't much help, though.
That seemed unlikely, though.
I don't remember ever feeling underdressed, though.
More than likely Alex didn't want to hear any more about danger, though.
Not because she did anything wrong, though.
The house wasn't the only thing changing, though.
Most of the losses are calves, though.
I don't make the decisions alone, though.
Thankfully it had never been one of the times that she was thinking about him though.
I suppose I should modernize it, though.
Nope, though I've only let her past the barrier once.
The halls narrowed and sloped, and he knew he'd been this way before even though he didn't remember when.
She was much like you, though neither of you were able to gain his trust, for reasons I believe are understandable.
Revealing her secrets, though, would drive Gabriel away forever.
No matter what it was, though, you're my mate.
No idea what it'll cost, though.
Though he had visited Rhyn regularly, Gabriel never was able to fully forgive himself for what felt like a betrayal of the only friend he had.
Though rough around the edges, Rhyn was the best friend Gabriel had ever had.
Though terrible news, Gabriel couldn't help thinking it was the best thing he'd heard all week.
Though she couldn't recall the thousand-year process it took to reach this very place, she knew the end results.
Though she didn't want to in front of him, Deidre started crying.
Deidre was evasive about what happened though she, too, was insistent that the terms were complete.
He saw the logic, even though he didn't want to.
She'd seemed uncertain and scared, though.
Though he possessed nowhere near the level of power he used to, he was still able to sense the figure cowering in a corner.
Unlike Jonathan, though, Destiny had natural grandparents to spoil her – and they did.
Good, he could explain why he wasn't available today, though it should be obvious.
She had decided to let it grow long, even though she feared the weight of it would remove the curls.
Being wrong won't stop her from taking Destiny if she's determined, though.
It wasn't purely aesthetics, though.
She doesn't want to give up, even though she knows she doesn't have a legal right.
As Alex had said, though, it gave them a legal right to keep her at bay.
At that point, the doctor paused, watching her as though waiting for a reaction.
Imagination could only go so far, though, and she ended up crying herself to sleep.
Every day she assured him of her love, even though he gave no indication that he heard.
There was good news though.
Yet he paused over the writing as though it were difficult.
She'll get used to the change, though, and respond the way everyone around her does.
Even though he was home, she suddenly felt lonely.
Nightmares weren't his only problem, though.
It looked good on her, though.
He looked as though he'd been slapped.
Though not traditionally handsome, he moved and spoke with a diplomat's grace.
Though the latter held on tenaciously, her voice lost none of its honeyed firmness and softness.
It seemed to him as though one of the soldiers near him hit him on the head with the full swing of a bludgeon.
To Sofia's surprise, Rainy obeyed, though he sat across the room and stared at her.
He's helped all of them somehow, though he terrified me the time I did meet him.
"I do care about you, Damian, even though you're a total jackass," she said.
Her arms were crossed, and though she smiled at Lon, Sofia could see her level of comfort was equal to hers among the giants that towered even above a supermodel.
You Americans can't get it right, though.
He was the kind of man she wouldn't think twice about running from, though the intelligence gleaming in his soulful brown eyes gave him away as something more.
He's the best in my sphere of command, though Han's shoes are hard to fill.
She liked him, too, even though he was different from Damian and Dusty.
She went to the key locker and chose one of Damian's sports cars, her instincts urging her to go somewhere, though she didn't know where.
It feels good to get out, though.
Though his blood didn't ensnare her as Damian's did, it tasted familiar.
He was Damian's size, though by his lopsided shoulders and scars, he'd survived some sort of serious injury.
Though she wasn't hungry, she drank, exploring the black curtain shielding his memories as she did.
The walk was familiar, though he didn't recall ever taking it before.
Though she was fatigued, her wounds were healed.
You'll not face anyone willing to challenge you for him, ikir, I assure you, though there may be some left who might help him.
Though still arch, his tone had softened enough to show her he wasn't unaffected by her genuine words.
Though if I were you, I'd still be super pissed at her.
I doubt she'll appreciate it though.
I was able to take care of that issue, though.
"Damn straight," Jule said, though there was warmth in his face.
She had no intention of spending eternity there, though.
She hadn't been ready to die, though.
"Smart," he repeated, even though she hadn't spoken it.
Deidre had the sense of speaking a different language, even though she understood his words.
She could summon Darkyn, though she feared his reaction to her leaving more than what these people would do to her.
Though the demon lord didn't move from his spot, she was afraid of causing any sort of confrontation between them.
She hesitated, though, not wanting to walk into another trap of Harmony's death dealers.
Maybe. I'm well aware of his reputation, though.
Though I could always wait until tomorrow, after Darkyn deals with you.
I want to clear the air, though.
Though saying it that way does sound strange.
Twice, though the first time is not common knowledge.
Though she doubted he was capable of emotions like she was, he was capable of more than he claimed, too.
You were emotional, though.
Deidre wasn't certain if there was any affection for his daughter, though his persistence in healing her was a sign of either care or obligation.
She didn't exactly feel grateful to him, though, not with the emotional trauma he put her through.
I'm pleased Martha trusted us enough to confide in us, even though now I have to take my hat in my hand and talk Jake Weller into spelunking after a skeleton.
I waited, though God knows Jeff tried hard enough to get at me!
Though whips and chains wouldn't have gotten him to admit it, he was so insanely jealous of his brother's moment of glory he would have sold his soul and auctioned wife Ginger to have done the same damn thing.
Then she added, "Even though I don't have a flick of an idea what you're talking about."
Yes, she was fine, though her tone sounded nervous and tentative.
It's private land, not national forest or park lands, and even though you or the Dawkinses own all this, it's not posted, except for the mine tunnel.
Dean had no intention of specifically mentioning Billy Langstrom, though the young man's death was on everyone's mind.
Then, Fitzgerald added, I understand Mr. Dean was in the area, too, though I don't as yet know why.
He never offered financial support, and though he claimed to want to see his daughter, visits never came to fruition.
We have the clothes, even though they're pretty nondescript.
They were nearly there, though no other light except their own was visible.
Both were on the courses he laid out for them, though that was not always an indication his preferred outcome was inevitable.
He listened, though, curious what kind of deal human-Deidre had made with the only goddess to ever outsmart the Dark One and Immortal Laws.
He hadn't wanted to believe one of his sons betrayed the rest of the Council, though he wasn't exactly surprised, either.
It wouldn't have mattered if she had a comfortable bed, though.
At first she though exhaustion might be the cause, but when he started working longer hours, it was obvious that wasn't the case.
It was hard to believe he didn't understand the source of her distress, and yet he acted as though he was baffled.
He was not rough, though he wasn't gentle, either.
Isn't there someone closer, though?
It had given them no trouble, though.
This morning I remembered, though.
He wasn't going to eat it, though.
She sobered, But I'm not much on fine dining, though.
Even Alex shook his hand, though he didn't invite him to come back.
There was no point in talking about it to Carmen, though.
It wasn't going to change his relationship with his father, though.
Though he intended to make the night about the dying woman, he found it was as much about him.
Though her hair was pink, there was no mistaking the delicate facial features, porcelain skin and large eyes of the woman who tormented him his entire life then dumped the underworld on him.
I have to go to the bathroom first though.
It was a sign, though, that things had gone on long enough.
You probably know that though, right?
Though mainly but a humble route to neighboring villages, or for the woodman's team, it once amused the traveller more than now by its variety, and lingered longer in his memory.
But I can assure my readers that Walden has a reasonably tight bottom at a not unreasonable, though at an unusual, depth.
No doubt many a smiling valley with its stretching cornfields occupies exactly such a "horrid chasm," from which the waters have receded, though it requires the insight and the far sight of the geologist to convince the unsuspecting inhabitants of this fact.
This people must cease to hold slaves, and to make war on Mexico, though it cost them their existence as a people.
"What is that?" asked the countess as if she did not know what the visitor alluded to, though she had already heard about the cause of Count Bezukhov's distress some fifteen times.
About some Denisov or other, though he himself, I dare say, is braver than any of them.
Though he is a German--I congratulate him!
Pierre was struck by the modesty of the small though clean house after the brilliant surroundings in which he had last met his friend in Petersburg.
With the stern old prince and the gentle, timid Princess Mary, though he had scarcely known them, Pierre at once felt like an old friend.
The Emperor, though he met him twice, did not favor him with a single word.
Thoughts of home grew stronger the nearer he approached it--far stronger, as though this feeling of his was subject to the law by which the force of attraction is in inverse proportion to the square of the distance.
Though Daniel was not a big man, to see him in a room was like seeing a horse or a bear on the floor among the furniture and surroundings of human life.
Sonya, as always, did not quite keep pace with them, though they shared the same reminiscences.
The old count's troyka, with Dimmler and his party, started forward, squeaking on its runners as though freezing to the snow, its deep-toned bell clanging.
Though Balashev was used to imperial pomp, he was amazed at the luxury and magnificence of Napoleon's court.
Napoleon turned to him with a pleasant, though slightly ironic, smile.
But though externally all remained as of old, the inner relations of all these people had changed since Prince Andrew had seen them last.
At first sight, Pfuel, in his ill-made uniform of a Russian general, which fitted him badly like a fancy costume, seemed familiar to Prince Andrew, though he saw him now for the first time.
Without heeding the end of the Italian's remarks, and as though not hearing them, the Emperor, recognizing Bolkonski, addressed him graciously.
Though he concealed the fact under a show of irritation and contempt, he was evidently in despair that the sole remaining chance of verifying his theory by a huge experiment and proving its soundness to the whole world was slipping away from him.
Now he rode beside Ilyin under the birch trees, occasionally plucking leaves from a branch that met his hand, sometimes touching his horse's side with his foot, or, without turning round, handing a pipe he had finished to an hussar riding behind him, with as calm and careless an air as though he were merely out for a ride.
On all sides, the hussars were busy with the dragoons; one was wounded, but though his face was bleeding, he would not give up his horse; another was perched up behind an hussar with his arms round him; a third was being helped by an hussar to mount his horse.
Even to Natasha herself it was pleasant to see that so many sacrifices were being made for her sake, and to know that she had to take medicine at certain hours, though she declared that no medicine would cure her and that it was all nonsense.
But when he had gone into another room, to which the countess hurriedly followed him, he assumed a grave air and thoughtfully shaking his head said that though there was danger, he had hopes of the effect of this last medicine and one must wait and see, that the malady was chiefly mental, but...
"Reinforcements?" said Napoleon in a tone of stern surprise, looking at the adjutant--a handsome lad with long black curls arranged like Murat's own--as though he did not understand his words.
Though there was no advantage in sending Friant's division instead of Claparede's, and even an obvious inconvenience and delay in stopping Claparede and sending Friant now, the order was carried out exactly.
After hearing what was being said by one or other of these groups he generally turned away with an air of disappointment, as though they were not speaking of anything he wished to hear.
He sat, sunk deep in a folding armchair, and continually cleared his throat and pulled at the collar of his coat which, though it was unbuttoned, still seemed to pinch his neck.
But the abbe, though he evidently enjoyed the beauty of his companion, was absorbed in his mastery of the matter.
Though people were afraid of Marya Dmitrievna she was regarded in Petersburg as a buffoon, and so of what she had said they only noticed, and repeated in a whisper, the one coarse word she had used, supposing the whole sting of her remark to lie in that word.
Afterwards when he recalled those thoughts Pierre was convinced that someone outside himself had spoken them, though the impressions of that day had evoked them.
Though this news was being concealed from the inhabitants, the officials--the heads of the various government departments--knew that Moscow would soon be in the enemy's hands, just as Count Rostopchin himself knew it, and to escape personal responsibility they had all come to the governor to ask how they were to deal with their various departments.
Though she concealed from him her intention of keeping him under her wing, Petya guessed her designs, and instinctively fearing that he might give way to emotion when with her--might "become womanish" as he termed it to himself--he treated her coldly, avoided her, and during his stay in Moscow attached himself exclusively to Natasha for whom he had always had a particularly brotherly tenderness, almost lover-like.
Natasha quietly repeated her question, and her face and whole manner were so serious, though she was still holding the ends of her handkerchief, that the major ceased smiling and after some reflection-- as if considering in how far the thing was possible--replied in the affirmative.
The major-domo to whom these entreaties were addressed, though he was sorry for the wounded, resolutely refused, saying that he dare not even mention the matter to the count.
From the anteroom Berg ran with smooth though impatient steps into the drawing room, where he embraced the count, kissed the hands of Natasha and Sonya, and hastened to inquire after "Mamma's" health.
In fact, however, though now much farther off than before, the Rostovs all saw Pierre--or someone extraordinarily like him--in a coachman's coat, going down the street with head bent and a serious face beside a small, beardless old man who looked like a footman.
But there were no dealers with voices of ingratiating affability inviting customers to enter; there were no hawkers, nor the usual motley crowd of female purchasers--but only soldiers, in uniforms and overcoats though without muskets, entering the Bazaar empty-handed and silently making their way out through its passages with bundles.
Rostopchin, though he had patriotic sentiments, was a sanguine and impulsive man who had always moved in the highest administrative circles and had no understanding at all of the people he supposed himself to be guiding.
"Vereshchagin was tried and condemned to death," thought Rostopchin (though the Senate had only condemned Vereshchagin to hard labor), "he was a traitor and a spy.
Though tattered, hungry, worn out, and reduced to a third of their original number, the French entered Moscow in good marching order.
"A Frenchman or a Russian prince incognito," said the officer, looking at Pierre's fine though dirty linen and at the ring on his finger.
The conflict of magnanimity between the mother and the daughter, ending in the mother's sacrificing herself and offering her daughter in marriage to her lover, even now agitated the captain, though it was the memory of a distant past.
Natasha did not move, though her little bare foot, thrust out from under the quilt, was growing cold on the bare floor.
Though with the intimacy now established between the wounded man and Natasha the thought occurred that should he recover their former engagement would be renewed, no one--least of all Natasha and Prince Andrew--spoke of this: the unsettled question of life and death, which hung not only over Bolkonski but over all Russia, shut out all other considerations.
Though he heard and saw nothing around him he found his way by instinct and did not go wrong in the side streets that led to the Povarskoy.
But Pierre, though he felt that something unusual was happening around him, did not realize that he was approaching the fire.
When--free from soldiers, wagons, and the filthy traces of a camp--he saw villages with peasants and peasant women, gentlemen's country houses, fields where cattle were grazing, posthouses with stationmasters asleep in them, he rejoiced as though seeing all this for the first time.
The adjutant, also, had evidently had no evil intent though he might have refrained from coming in.
It was the unexpected realization of the fact that he still valued life as presented to him in the form of his love for Natasha, and a last, though ultimately vanquished, attack of terror before the unknown.
Napoleon, with his usual assurance that whatever entered his head was right, wrote to Kutuzov the first words that occurred to him, though they were meaningless.
As in the Austerlitz dispositions, it was written--though not in German this time:
And they did indeed get somewhere, though not to their right places; a few eventually even got to their right place, but too late to be of any use and only in time to be fired at.
Thus he stumbled on Bagovut's corps in a wood when it was already broad daylight, though the corps should long before have joined Orlov-Denisov.
He no longer seemed stout, though he still had the appearance of solidity and strength hereditary in his family.
And the corporal leaned against the door and offered Pierre his pipe, though whenever he offered it Pierre always declined it.
He now often remembered his conversation with Prince Andrew and quite agreed with him, though he understood Prince Andrew's thoughts somewhat differently.
Pierre went up to him, though he knew his attempt would be vain.
In the early days of October another envoy came to Kutuzov with a letter from Napoleon proposing peace and falsely dated from Moscow, though Napoleon was already not far from Kutuzov on the old Kaluga road.
But though they all realized that it was necessary to get away, there still remained a feeling of shame at admitting that they must flee.
When Pierre and his wife entered the drawing room the countess was in one of her customary states in which she needed the mental exertion of playing patience, and so--though by force of habit she greeted him with the words she always used when Pierre or her son returned after an absence: High time, my dear, high time!
Of course he is right there," said Countess Mary, "but he forgets that we have other duties nearer to us, duties indicated to us by God Himself, and that though we might expose ourselves to risks we must not risk our children."
Though I'm wondering why you're alone on a beach in the moonlight without someone to make love to you with a bucket list like that.
Tensions mounted all through the 1830s as militias were raised on both sides in what later came to be known as the Aroostook War, even though there was never actually a war or casualties.
For instance, if you have a Facebook friend Abigail in Albania whom you only met once at a rock-paper-scissors competition years ago, you will generally regard Abigail's first-hand account as authoritative, even though you don't really know Abigail all that well.
From those adventures, though, I did learn (the hard way) to think ahead about what could possibly go wrong.
Though the world foreseen in this book may seem far away to you, I believe it will be achieved—and once achieved, that it will grow in stability over time.
I admire Victor Hugo – I appreciate his genius, his brilliancy, his romanticism; though he is not one of my literary passions.
My teacher's eyes are no better: indeed, I think they grow more troublesome, though she is very brave and patient, and will not give up.
Though there is less than half an inch between the points--a space which represents sixty minutes--Miss Keller tells the time almost exactly.
She would turn her head, smile, and act as though she had heard what was said.
When her attention was drawn to a marble slab inscribed with the name FLORENCE in relief, she dropped upon the ground as though looking for something, then turned to me with a face full of trouble, and asked, "Were is poor little Florence?"
It must be remembered that speech contributed in no way to her fundamental education, though without the ability to speak she could hardly have gone to higher schools and to college.
The human race is interested in these experiments, though a few old women who are incapacitated for them, or who own their thirds in mills, may be alarmed.
Though it prevents my hoeing them, it is of far more worth than my hoeing.
Though he hesitated, and perhaps failed to express himself distinctly, he always had a presentable thought behind.
The surrounding hills rise abruptly from the water to the height of forty to eighty feet, though on the southeast and east they attain to about one hundred and one hundred and fifty feet respectively, within a quarter and a third of a mile.
The pond rises and falls, but whether regularly or not, and within what period, nobody knows, though, as usual, many pretend to know.
The temperature of the Boiling Spring the same day was 45º, or the warmest of any water tried, though it is the coldest that I know of in summer, when, beside, shallow and stagnant surface water is not mingled with it.
It appeared more beautiful to live low and fare hard in many respects; and though I never did so, I went far enough to please my imagination.
These trees were alive and apparently flourishing at midsummer, and many of them had grown a foot, though completely girdled; but after another winter such were without exception dead.
England and France, Spain and Portugal, Gold Coast and Slave Coast, all front on this private sea; but no bark from them has ventured out of sight of land, though it is without doubt the direct way to India.
Shall we with pains erect a heaven of blue glass over ourselves, though when it is done we shall be sure to gaze still at the true ethereal heaven far above, as if the former were not?
He had made a new system in making a staff, a world with full and fair proportions; in which, though the old cities and dynasties had passed away, fairer and more glorious ones had taken their places.
If I have unjustly wrested a plank from a drowning man, I must restore it to him though I drown myself.
In fact, I quietly declare war with the State, after my fashion, though I will still make what use and get what advantage of her I can, as is usual in such cases.
Anatole brought two candles and placed them on the window sill, though it was already quite light.
One of them was a sallow, clean-shaven civilian with a thin and wrinkled face, already growing old, though he was dressed like a most fashionable young man.
Though I don't know what your opinion will be, answered the princess joyfully.
"Oh, he's all right, a good horse," answered Rostov, though the horse for which he had paid seven hundred rubbles was not worth half that sum.
Though the commander was occupied in giving instructions to Major Ekonomov, he could not help taking notice of the soldier.
It seemed as though not the trumpeters were playing, but as if the army itself, rejoicing at the Emperors' approach, had naturally burst into music.
And there in the coffin was the same face, though with closed eyes.
She listened joyfully (as though she had not expected it) to the charm of the notes reverberating, filling the whole empty ballroom, and slowly dying away; and all at once she felt cheerful.
Kutuzov did not reply, but when they reported to him that Murat's troops were in retreat he ordered an advance, though at every hundred paces he halted for three quarters of an hour.
Each of them desired nothing more than to give himself up as a prisoner to escape from all this horror and misery; but on the one hand the force of this common attraction to Smolensk, their goal, drew each of them in the same direction; on the other hand an army corps could not surrender to a company, and though the French availed themselves of every convenient opportunity to detach themselves and to surrender on the slightest decent pretext, such pretexts did not always occur.
Brennan gave me the phone number even though I didn't agree to call.
I learned to recognize the same voice answering the line most of the time, though my voice was scrambled to her ears.
I spend less time waiting for Excel to do a recalculation of my formulas today than I did on my 386 in the 1990s, even though my spreadsheets are thousands of times more complex.
Before I had done I was more the friend than the foe of the pine tree, though I had cut down some of them, having become better acquainted with it.
I had not lived there a week before my feet wore a path from my door to the pond-side; and though it is five or six years since I trod it, it is still quite distinct.
Five years have passed since then, and already I, with my petty understanding, begin to see clearly why she had to die, and in what way that death was but an expression of the infinite goodness of the Creator, whose every action, though generally incomprehensible to us, is but a manifestation of His infinite love for His creatures.
I do not think my brother will ever marry again, and certainly not her; and this is why: first, I know that though he rarely speaks about the wife he has lost, the grief of that loss has gone too deep in his heart for him ever to decide to give her a successor and our little angel a stepmother.
Though I don't like letting you go, it is the best way.
The old prince felt as though he had been insulted through his daughter.
Though they were all going with him, Anatole evidently wished to make something touching and solemn out of this address to his comrades.
The present feeling, though not so bright and poetic as the former, was stronger and more serious.
Though it is madness to buy anything in Moscow now.
She wasn't vain enough to think that turned him to drinking, though.
Neither of the children seemed concerned about the flight, though.
This wasn't about privacy, though.
I probably wouldn't have known the difference, though.
My guess is that most of the savings came from Señor Medena, though.
I think I'm catching a cold though.