By the time she finished showering and dressing, Alex had Destiny ready.
After showering and dressing, he wrote a short note explaining he would be at police headquarters until midmorning and slipped it under her door.
By a strange coincidence, this task, which turned out to be a most difficult and important one, was entrusted to Dokhturov--that same modest little Dokhturov whom no one had described to us as drawing up plans of battles, dashing about in front of regiments, showering crosses on batteries, and so on, and who was thought to be and was spoken of as undecided and undiscerning--but whom we find commanding wherever the position was most difficult all through the Russo-French wars from Austerlitz to the year 1813.
After showering and dressing, Jackson picked up the wolf's head from the bed.
Carmen was up first, showering and dressing before Alex woke.