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one thing now is only awanting and that is, that our grooms should not keep us waiting.
But let us go," continued De Winter; "let us be off; the boat must be waiting for us and there is our sloop at anchor -- do you see it there?
The captain was only waiting for his passengers; hardly had they put foot on deck ere her head was turned towards Hastings, where they were to disembark.
Spying Xodar among the officers of the red men, I called him to lead me quickly to the Temple of the Sun, and, without waiting to learn what fate the First Born would wreak upon their goddess, I rushed from the chamber with Xodar, Carthoris, Hor Vastus, Kantos Kan, and a score of other red nobles.
Follow me, John Carter," replied Xodar, and without waiting for my reply he dashed down into the tunnel at our feet.
As we stood waiting for Xodar the smoke became thicker and thicker.
His own little night-brougham was waiting there, and she stepped into it.
He fetched it, and when he came down Emma was waiting for him in the hall.
Though crying, he keenly enjoyed the sensation he was causing; he would have been glad to stay a little longer to be made much of, but felt they expected him to go, so he said that Emma was waiting for him.
Anna Pavlovna's alarm was justified, for Pierre turned away from the aunt without waiting to hear her speech about Her Majesty's health.
Here the conversation seemed interesting and he stood waiting for an opportunity to express his own views, as young people are fond of doing.