Someone out there is a killer and if Corday has his head up his ass over your guilt, somebody needs to be taking a hard look at what really happened.
She jerked her head up and stared at him, letting the nightgown fall loosely around her body.
He rolled over and propped his head up on one elbow, gazing down at her somberly.
Had he helped himself at that table, doubtless, never more would he have been able to hold his head up in this honest world; nevertheless, strange to say, Ahab never forbade him.
In the presence of Tikhon and the doctor the women washed what had been the prince, tied his head up with a handkerchief that the mouth should not stiffen while open, and with another handkerchief tied together the legs that were already spreading apart.
He propped his head up on an elbow and gazed down at her, the fingers of one hand working at the tie on her nightgown.
He rolled over and propped his head up on one elbow, frowning down at her.
She went to the kitchen and made him a cup in silence, glancing at him a few times as he propped his head up with both his hands.
But bye and bye, as she stared ahead into the black chasm with a beating heart, she began to dimly see the form of the horse Jim--his head up in the air, his ears erect and his long legs sprawling in every direction as he tumbled through space.
With his hand on his saddlebow, he was ready to dismount and stab the wolf, when she suddenly thrust her head up from among that mass of dogs, and then her forepaws were on the edge of the gully.