curtain-walling of the nearby high-rises. Inevitably, he had always taken Anne's criticisms as a comment on himself. As Royal knew nowp 71 HR 1975
abstract version of the master -- servant relationship. However, in Anne's world it was not only necessary for work to bep 72 HR 1975
of the manor -- borrowing a phrase he disliked from Anne's rule book. His sense of physical superiority as a sometimep 72 HR 1975
architect of this huge building and its uneasy tenants. Even Anne's always imminent promiscuities were part of this same system ofp 73 HR 1975
his wife move about vaguely in her bedroom. Jane Sheridan, Anne's closest friend, had called and was helping her to packp 77 HR 1975
be shut.‘ They had never eaten in the apartment -- Anne's gesture of contempt for her neighbours‘ endless preparation of elaboratep 77 HR 1975
was tempted to expose himself to her. ‘I'm looking for Anne's Alsatian,‘ he said lamely. When she made no reply hep 82 HR 1975
the apartment next to the lobby. A swimming partner of Anne's, he often played with the dog on the roof. ‘Letp 83 HR 1975
First, while his wife and Jane Sheridan rested together in Anne's bed, Royal attended to the Alsatians He fed the dogp 90 HR 1975
any indignity suffered by his wife. He had almost made Anne's ordeal certain by deliberately postponing his search for her. Asp 90 HR 1975
remembered that she was Mrs Wilder. She wore one of Anne's well-cut trouser-suits, and not for the first time Royal thoughtp 133 HR 1975
Wilder had worn to serve his dinner. The racks of Anne's dresses and suits hung in the wardrobes like a storep 138 HR 1975
rilled across the windshields, ran off Heinz's goggles, glinted in Anne's eyebrows, dripped from the sunburnt end of McNair's nose. ‘Cloudsp 115 HA 1981
Vegas!‘ McNair stumbled forward on weak legs, breathlessly leaning on Anne's shoulder. ‘Do you realise, Wayne ...?‘ ‘Good.‘ Wayne helped to steadyp 119 HA 1981
Xerox, with GM and the baby in tow, has become Anne's maid, but Heinz seems reluctant to attach himself to mep 144 HA 1981
been wrestling in a pit filled with rust. Wayne held Anne's shoulders and hurried her back to his Lincoln. When theyp 191 HA 1981
both he and his colleagues put down to eccentricity, but Anne's growing vagueness had been impossible to ignore, the first dearp 1039 MSA 1982
moving through the air together. Although Hinton's hand was around Anne's waist, they seemed unaware of each other when they steppedp 1059 MSA 1982
endlessly buffing the old Bentley. Had this melancholy Andalucian become Anne's confidant and even, perhaps, her lover? His threatening stare, farp 136 CN 1996
a coldness between the two women, which I can't explain. Anne's diabetes was diagnosed in London six months ago.‘ Sanger staredp 178 CN 1996
find the tape?‘ ‘In the Hollingers‘ house. It was in Anne's VCR. Did Frank know about the film?‘ ‘No, thank Godp 196 CN 1996
had sex with?‘ ‘Sonny Gardner -- he was one of Anne's boyfriends, so that seemed all right. He nearly had ap 196 CN 1996
Given a few hours each day, the photosensitive pigments would anneal themselves into the contours of a likeness. This discontinuity wasp 725 CHC 1967
in my hands, like that of some vagrant dog, and anneal its wounds within this arcade of possibilities. I visualized thesep 148 C 1973
reborn into his father's womb. I felt his strong bones anneal themselves to my own, his blood vent its bright tidep 173 UDC 1979
pouring in thousands of gallons of concrete. As each layer annealed, the forms were unshackled and replaced further up the slopingp 50 WFN 1961
suddenly find a short flight of steps cut into the annealed sand and crawl below an occluded sign announcing ‘The Satellitep 358 CS 1962
sky. The metal plates which formed its rectangular sides were annealed together by some process Renthall was unable to identify, neitherp 381 WT 1962
the brittle ground. The sandy surface seemed curiously hard and annealed, small spurs of fused sand protruding from the newly formedp 612 IM 1964
the slope which led up to the house, but its annealed crust, like half-fused quartz, offered a more comfortable surface thanp 616 IM 1964
and the jewelled boat lay embalmed. As the broken panes annealed themselves he drove the butt of his shot-gun through themp 617 IM 1964
old freezer plant, mining out a few cans from the annealed sand. Most of them had perished, and the rancid contentsp 166 D 1965
this, Lewis's Hell is hell. But on the page his annealed prose and painter's eye are able to save this visionp 140 UGM 1966
the brittle ground. The sandy surface seemed curiously hard and annealed, small spurs of fused sand protruding from the newly formedp 74 CW 1966
the slope which led up to the house, but its annealed crust, blunted like half-fused quartz, offered a more comfortable surfacep 78 CW 1966
butt of the shotgun through the broken panes as they annealed themselves. Dr. Sanders brushed the frost off his suit, pickingp 86 CW 1966
jewelled plates, the arms enclosed in the same gauntlet of annealed prisms that Sanders had seen on the man dragged fromp 97 CW 1966
shoulder, and the entire length of the right arm, had annealed themselves to the crystal outgrowths from the base of thep 98 CW 1966
of pain than a feeling of warmth as the crystals annealed themselves. Another explosion boomed across the river. Ventress threw thep 154 CW 1966
as she dressed, Karen Novotny's body seemed as smooth and annealed as those frozen planes. Yet a displacement of time wouldp 39 YCM 1966
planes of the yantra, the cheekbones of Marilyn Monroe. The annealed walls froze all the rigid grief of the actress. Hep 42 YCM 1966
superimposed my own plump features and brush moustache. The paint annealed, the first light of the false dawn touching the sand-blownp 729 CHC 1967
spaced out, soothing the disturbed fabrics until they relaxed and annealed themselves. I was hunting through the wardrobes in the bedroomp 801 SGW 1970
I no longer felt abandoned here, as if the now annealed halves of myself formed a complete tenancy of this smallp 215 UDC 1979
stamped from foil, layer upon layer of copper and verdigris annealed together. Even the modest ground-ivy seemed to have glutted itselfp 1080 MNF 1982
her strength return, the vast world within her settling and annealing itself. Staring at the darkened ceiling, she lay resting forp 265 MF 1961
each of them bore before him like a shield. By annealing my body to theirs, by fusing myself to the trunksp 82 UDC 1979
at his wrists, at his incandescent fingers. The sun was annealing plates of copper light to his skin, dressing his armsp 1074 MNF 1982
away. He could feel the time-winds playing on his skin, annealing his other selves on to his arms and shoulders, thep 1081 MNF 1982
the rear courtyard, between Admiralty House and the Foreign Office Annex. Inside the cabin, Marshall sat on the edge of thep 61 WFN 1961
across the cinder slope to the brick wall of the annex. Here was stored Lunghua camp's food supply for the comingp 42 KW 1991
grey sweet potatoes. Crouching by the rear wall of the annex, I reached inside my jacket and withdrew a crude knifep 42 KW 1991
into my hands, as if the entire wall of the annex was about to collapse. They lay beside me, like goldp 43 KW 1991
stood up, my shadow leaping across the wall of the annex. Fifty feet from me four figures were caught by thep 44 KW 1991
Cruise's upper lip, a faint tremor that spread outwards to annex the muscles of his face. Energized by this grimace, hep 93 KC 2006
we discovered that the restaurant deck is only a modest annexe to a far larger concourse. An immense roof three storeysp 1085 RUS 1982
the door and beckoned us into the kitchen. A brick-built annexe to the main house, it was the only part ofp 105 CN 1996
pantry, a large room that occupied a section of the annexe. A refrigerator, washing-machine and spin-drier stood on the concrete floorp 105 CN 1996
through a garden door into the courtyard of a two-storey annexe to the villa. ‘Mr Prentice -- Charles, come and sitp 129 CN 1996
his patrol of the garden. On a balcony of the annexe the young Germans were examining their thighs in the sunp 129 CN 1996
I commented. ‘Friends of yours?‘ ‘Gastarbeiters. They're staying in the annexe until I find work for them.‘ ‘Waiters, swimming coaches ...?‘ ‘Let'sp 133 CN 1996
sudden depressions?‘ ‘They can wait till morning. I'm in the annexe on the other side of the hill. North facing, ap 20 SC 2000
gas, water and electricity, are out of sight in an annexe at the rear. In the windows a retouched aerial photographp 293 MP 2003
But their crime was now little more than a small annexe to what was taking place in the Metro-Centre. In thep 266 KC 2006
For them, domestic life was little more than a social annexe to the serious business of playing bridge and flirting atp 225 ML 2008
off these concealed motives like the secret frontier of an annexed territory. Thinking that I might reassure her in some wayp 82 C 1973
between Sheppard and the photographs. ‘I'm not going to be annexed into this experiment of yours. Anyway, the police are comingp 1077 MNF 1982
candy bars and fabric conditioners. Past and future had been annexed into a present as depthless and cheerful as a child'sp 127 KW 1991
and Maitland's impression was that a large number of similar annexes had been built out off the main group of sheltersp 172 WFN 1961
took my hand and placed it around her breast. ‘Vaughan annexes people to him. There's still a strong element of thep 116 C 1973
a manipulator and co-ordinator of symbol systems, whose assignment in Annexia is TD -- Total Demoralization -- makes it his firstp 128 UGM 1964
bomber, and now had moved on to the Hammersmith murder, annexing unexplained crimes in an attempt to make sense of thep 257 MP 2003
the folk culture of the twentieth century, from Little Orphan Annie to Popeye and Mutt and Jeff. Together they created ap 77 UGM 1991
a respectable and high-minded Victorian family, the ninth child of Annie Spencer, a former soprano, and her husband William, a master-builderp 101 UGM 1991
one by the President of the Royal Academy, another by Annigoni, to the bizarre psychological studies in the bar and diningp 751 CSC 1967
women that they and their offspring were about to be annihilated. Already I was attracting attention. A group of teenagers stoppedp 36 UDC 1979
where the inhabitants have disappeared. If they have been physically annihilated in an act of planetary hygiene there is no tracep 1186 ROP 1992
plague guarantees that) the power will continue its task of annihilation. Its author alone will remain unmolested, for no court willp 105 NZ 1959
history of world aviation, and a tragedy equal to the annihilation of a substantial town. I had lost all interest inp 820 AD 1975
Marion,‘ he told her on the eve of their thirtieth anniversary. ‘How lucky we've been never to have a child. Dop 565 TP 1964
a veteran car rally across Germany to celebrate the seventieth anniversary of Mercedes-Benz and the launching of a new model, thep 263 UGM 1971
programmers moved further back in time. To celebrate the fifth anniversary of Time Vision, preparations began for a stupendous joint venturep 809 GTS 1972
to the coming spring and the celebration of our first anniversary. Six weeks later, while the young hairdresser was at workp 869 S 1976