The engineer, compass in hand, was about to determine their situation, when, suddenly he paused, exclaiming:—“Why, there is an island marked in this part of the Pacific!”
He peered sideways up and gave a long slow whistle of call, then paused awhile in rapt attention, his even white teeth glistening here and there with gold points.
She paused only briefly, then grabbed the rope and ran down the stairs.
"No, dear," the queen continued, barely pausing, "the windows.
Vin paused thoughtfully. "
The advance scarcely paused until the river bank was reached, and by 7.30 Abu Hamed was in the possession of the Egyptian forces.
Ransomed men need no longer pause in fear to enter the Holy of Holies.
She knocked again, but paused nervelessly as a second shriek arose, this one unmistakably in the familiar voice of her son, and sounding concurrently with the still bursting cachinnations of that other voice.
Eugene paused solemnly and listened.
said Retty, pausing hopelessly.
He paused discreetly at a distance when Brooke disappeared, but he could both see and hear, and being a bachelor, enjoyed the prospect mightily.
"I beg pardon, I thought..." and there she paused diplomatically.
Four little names, one on each lid, Carved out by a boyish hand, And underneath there lieth hid Histories of the happy band Once playing here, and pausing oft To hear the sweet refrain, That came and went on the roof aloft, In the falling summer rain.
Sparkles from the Wheel Where the city's ceaseless crowd moves on the livelong day, Withdrawn I join a group of children watching, I pause aside with them.
Sidney liked the last line so well that she paused to read it over, aloud.
He paused, half expecting some outburst of feeling from Jennie, but she only looked at him fixedly, her eyes clouded with surprise, distress, unhappiness.
Outside, she paused to stare in awe at the rising sun sliding up the horizon in the east.
She had a wonderful way too, when listening to what was said to her, or when waiting for an answer to what she had said herself, of pausing with her head cunningly on one side, and one eye turned up like a magpie’s.
Siri paused hesitantly.
Sit down again, Miss——” He paused interrogatively.
After pausing a few minutes respectfully, so as not to spoil his effect, I gave him Lawrence’s message.
I have heard that there are women who want just that kind of love... but still...” The prince paused, reflectively.
she said at last, quietly, and pausing twice in the delivery of this very short sentence.
At best guess you’re some kind of demon pet,” I said and paused deliberately. “