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She jerked the coat back on and squeezed it around her again, but not soon enough.
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She and jerked
She snatched 85 kg and clean and jerked an additional 103 kg for a total of 188 kg, 29 kg behind winner Yang.
She and coat
She stood up, pulled the coat from her shoulders and started to slide it off, then let out a high-pitched scream and I let out a low-pitched, wobbling sound like a muffler blowing out.
She was not an overnight guest in the White House, but Mr. Ike Hoover, the chief usher, had Mama check her fur coat when she came in, and take care of her needs.
She was standing one day, the day before I was taken ill, 15 at a window that looked on the Terrace with Trelawny — it was day — she saw as she thought Shelley pass by the window, as he often was then, without a coat or jacket — he passed again — now as he passed both times the same way — and as from the side towards which he went each time there was no way to get back except past the window again ( except over a wall twenty feet from the ground ) she was struck at seeing him pass twice thus & looked out & seeing him no more she cried — " Good God can Shelley have leapt from the wall ?....
She would often perform the first part of her show in one of her body-hugging dresses and a swansdown coat, and change to top hat and tails for the second half of the performance.
She rushes to Liggett's apartment building with the mink coat to return it, but sees his elegant wife Emily in the entryway and leaves in shame.
She wears an unattractive mackintosh coat because she does not care enough to dress to please others.
She sent news of the victory to Henry VIII at Tournai with Hawley, and then sent James's coat ( and iron gauntlets ) on 16 September, with a detailed account of the battle written by Lord Howard.
She was known as the " Lady in Red " because of the long red rain coat she wore that day, as seen in the Zapruder Film.
She also starred in television productions of A Tale of Two Cities, The Old Lady Shows Her Medals – for which she won a TV Award – and Mrs ' Aris Goes to Paris, which was remade years later with Angela Lansbury as Mrs Harris, a charwoman in search of a fur coat.
She is commemorated in the coat of arms of the new College, in which she is a supporter holding a staff of Aesculapius entwined with a double helix rather than the traditional snake.
She bore: Argent, a chevron gules between in chief two crosses botonny fitchy sable and in base a boar's head couped sable langued gules-a coat slightly differing from that of Kennedy of Kirkmichael, Ayrshire, which has crosses crosslet fitchy.
She and back
She would return this symbol to the mountain, as one pours seed back into the soil every Spring or as ancient fertility cults demand annual human sacrifice.
She had the feeling that, under the mouldering leaves, there would be the bodies of dead animals, quietly decaying and giving their soil back to the mountain.
She was sitting on the edge of the bed again, back in the same position where the snake had found her.
She was nude to the waist and her tumbled abundance of black hair did not conceal the knife slashes on her back.
She had even steeled herself to keep Juanita upstairs in the nurse's room off the empty nursery, although the girl tried to insist on moving back to the quarters to spare Kate remembrance of the baby's death.
She had surprised Hans like she had surprised me when she said she'd go, and then she surprised him again when she came back so quick like she must have, because when I came in with the snow she was there with a bottle with three white feathers on its label and Hans was holding it angrily by the throat.
She had begun to turn back toward the house, but his look caught her and she stood still, waiting there for what his expression indicated would be a serious word of farewell.
She walked back to the house and entered, feeling herself returning, sensing some kind of opportunity in the empty building.
She went into the living room and turned on three lamps, then back into the kitchen where she turned on the ceiling light and the switch that lit the floods on the barn, illuminating the driveway.
She felt the look and looked back because she could not help it, seeing that he was neither as old nor as thick as she had at first believed.
She said it was after she returned from her vomiting spell in the back yard that Mrs. Borden told her to wash the windows.
She went in to get the hamburgers, and I switched on the device again and kept the signal from Dowling's car coming in steady and clear until I saw her starting back with the hamburgers.
She measured the distance from where they stood to the men and the gun, measured the distance from the men to the back room.
She could easily understand why the two men had been startled to find a strange girl in the back seat of their car ( she had figured that out ), but she couldn't understand their subsequent actions.