She dropped to the blanket and jerked her boots off, slinging them angrily to the ground.
And yet still further pondering--while I jerked him now and then from between the whale and ship, which would threaten to jam him--still further pondering, I say, I saw that this situation of mine was the precise situation of every mortal that breathes; only, in most cases, he, one way or other, has this Siamese connexion with a plurality of other mortals.
Lisa jerked her head around and glared at him, but his attention was fully absorbed by the destruction.
A gray haired woman with long braids and no teeth jerked on Cassie's pants leg.
She jerked back, pain shooting through her.
He jerked her around and grabbed her shoulders roughly.
He accepted the tin of flapjacks she offered and jerked his head toward her wagon.
The imports include wheat, flour, Indian corn, jerked beef (carne secca), lard, bacon, wines and liquors, butter, cheese, conserves of all kinds, coal, cotton, woollen, linen and silk textiles, boots and shoes, earthenand glasswares, railway material, machinery, furniture, building material, including pine lumber, drugs and chemicals, and hardware.
She gasped and jerked on the covers.
He jerked the chain out of his truck and stared down at her sourly.