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She was indistinctly aware, however, that the gaunt figure of the old gentlewoman was sitting in one of the straight-backed chairs, a little withdrawn from the window, the faint gleam of which showed the blanched paleness of her cheek, turned sideways towards a corner.
Murdstone sideways, as if to make sure of his not being displeased; and that once when Mr.
He swallowed, or rather snapped up, every mouthful, too soon and too fast; and he looked sideways here and there while he ate, as if he thought there was danger in every direction, of somebody's coming to take the pie away.
Never mind," said Dunsey, nodding his head sideways as he looked out of the window.
I fell on to my hands and knees and flung myself over sideways.
The Golden Girl," I answered simply, turning my head, and looking half sideways and half upwards; and behold
asked the pirate, looking down sideways at the big shark who was smelling his leg under the water.
Cock Robin looked sideways at Lucie with his bright black eye, and he flew over a stile and away.
The duke and duchess and the kings Minos and Rhadamanthus stood up, and all, together with Don Quixote and Sancho, advanced to receive her and take her down from the catafalque; and she, making as though she were recovering from a swoon, bowed her head to the duke and duchess and to the kings, and looking sideways at Don Quixote, said to him, "God forgive thee, insensible knight, for through thy cruelty I have been, to me it seems, more than a thousand years in the other world; and to thee, the most compassionate upon earth, I render thanks for the life I am now in possession of.
I heard him yelp, saw him run sideways and turn, knew I had missed, and clicked back the cock with my thumb for the next shot.
And this time I was not seated properly in the saddle, but sideways and in an unstable fashion.
Not stopping to look again, I wrenched the horse's head hard round to the right and in another moment the dog cart had heeled over upon the horse; the shafts smashed noisily, and I was flung sideways and fell heavily into a shallow pool of water.