Sentence Examples with the word Retrieving

It has developed a definite instinct to save human beings from drowning, this probably being an evolution of the retrieving instinct of the original spaniels.

Earlier, my wife had taken care of all the logistics of our travels while I locked up the house and called Jackson to tell him we would be out of town for a couple of days, retrieving Howie from California.

Dan shook his head and flung himself down across from him, retrieving the sealed vault.

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Bordeaux was retrieving the rabbits from the sand.

I dashed over, retrieving it from accumulated fuzz balls of dryer lint and used softener sheets.

Sonya felt that this was true: that the only possibility of retrieving the Rostovs' affairs was by Nicholas marrying a rich woman, and that the princess was a good match.

He took a long shower, exhausted, before retrieving his now lukewarm dinner from the house.

Weller squirmed his large frame around, reaching into his pocket, retrieving first a handkerchief, then a set of keys and eventually a red Swiss Army knife.

Bird Song was empty when the Deans returned after retrieving the Jeep and making their way to the inn by back streets.

Even at the lowest ebb of his fortunes Christian had never lost hope of retrieving them, and between 1629 and 1643 the European situation presented infinite possibilities to politicians with a taste for adventure.