When, intoxicated by the crimes he has committed so successfully, he reaches Paris, the dissolution of the republican government, which a year earlier might have ruined him, has reached its extreme limit, and his presence there now as a newcomer free from party entanglements can only serve to exalt him--and though he himself has no plan, he is quite ready for his new role.
With the frequent remarriages of the heiresses of the kingdom, relationships grew confused and family quarrels frequent; and when Sibylla carried the crown to Guy de Lusignan, a newcomer disliked by all the relatives of the crown, she sealed the fate of the kingdom.
The eyes of the newcomer were the color of their Christmas tree.
Maybe it was her gaze, too direct to be friendly, or the fact Jessi didn't hear the newcomer enter.
For a moment, she was certain the newcomer was going to hit the teen.
The Dawkins Four had apparently left and the newcomer guests were out seeing the town.
The thumb went to her mouth and she started sucking it vigorously as she eyed the newcomer suspiciously.
In spite of Prince Andrew's disagreeable, ironical tone, in spite of the contempt with which Rostov, from his fighting army point of view, regarded all these little adjutants on the staff of whom the newcomer was evidently one, Rostov felt confused, blushed, and became silent.
Boris did not appear to notice the constraint the newcomer produced and, with the same pleasant composure and the same veiled look in his eyes with which he had met Rostov, tried to enliven the conversation.
She watched Xander like a predator eyeing a newcomer on its turf.