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She turned and walked stiffly into the parlor to the dainty-legged escritoire, warped and cracked now from fifty years in an atmosphere of sea spray.
from Brown Corpus
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She and turned
She took a good look at herself in the mirror before she turned and, walking with very small steps, started toward the door.
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 did not notice that the customer seized her purchase and turned away without a smile or a word of thanks.
) She has since turned to Bellini, whose opera `` Beatrice Di Tenda '' in a concert version with the American Opera Society introduced her to New York last season.
She refolded the letter, replaced it in its envelope, and turned with relief to one from her brother George.
She invited Odysseus ' crew to a feast of familiar food, a pottage of cheese and meal, sweetened with honey and laced with wine, but also laced with one of her magical potions, and she turned them all into swine with a wand after they gorged themselves on it.
She turned it to Matthew 9: 2, which tells the story of Jesus healing a man who was sick with palsy, and after pondering the meaning of the passage, found herself suddenly well and able to get up.
She initially turned down his proposal, and her father objected to the union at least partly because of Nicholls ' poor financial status.
She married British bartender turned Los Angeles bar owner Jeremy Thomas on March 20, 1994, and filed for divorce less than two months later.
She turned down Philip II's own hand in 1559, and negotiated for several years to marry his cousin Archduke Charles of Austria.
She proposed an alliance, something which she had refused to do when offered one by Feodor's father, but was turned down.
She was approached by James Cameron to play the part of " Rose Dawson Calvert " for his 1997 blockbuster Titanic with Kate Winslet to play her younger self, but she turned down the role and the part of Rose was given to Gloria Stuart.
She believed that it was this inferior education that turned them into foolish people, but women " could easily be concentrated and solidified upon objects of great significance " if given the chance.
She raised her arms above her head-then " turned away slowly, walked on, following the bank, and passed into the bushes.
She made it a centre of culture, started a school for girls, and turned her ducal apartments into a museum containing the finest art treasures.
She drove along the Cyprian street, where the king had been murdered, and turned towards the Orbian Hill, in the direction of the Esquiline Hill.
She and walked
She walked back to the house and entered, feeling herself returning, sensing some kind of opportunity in the empty building.
She fell asleep leaning on her hand, hearing the house creaking as though it were a living a private life of its own these two hundred years, hearing the birds rustling in their cages and the occasional whirring of wings as one of them landed on the table and walked across the newspaper to perch in the crook of her arm.
She then hurled down bitterness equally between both sides as she walked through the onslaught making men's pain heavier.
She finds the nonsense verse as puzzling as the odd land she has walked into, later revealed as a dreamscape.
She walked out of a holding camp, beginning a series of escapes and arrests across the chaotic landscape.
She soon starred in the 1953 science fiction film Donovan's Brain ; Crowther said that Davis, playing the role of a possessed scientist's " sadly baffled wife ", " walked through it all in stark confusion " in an " utterly silly " film.
She and Marshall had been unable to have children, and when she brought the baby home, Marshall told her that she could " keep him, provided he did not squall ..." Marshall grew to love the boy and wrote that he " never walked the streets of Washington with as sure a certainty as he walked into my heart ", and, as the boy grew older, that he was " beautiful as an angel ; brilliant beyond his years ; lovable from every standpoint.
She charmed the public in Fiji when shaking hands with a long line of official guests, as a stray dog walked in on the ceremony and she shook its paw as well.
She said of the event, " When I finally walked onto the stage of Constitution Hall, I felt no different than I had in other halls.
She was unable to complete the ritual because Metaneira walked in on her one night and interfered with the process.
She was unable to complete the ritual because Metanira walked in on her one night and screamed at seeing her child in flames, which distracted the goddess.