She never stirred, but slept on and on in a deep, tranquil, life-giving, health-giving sleep.
For two nights I had hardly had a wink of sleep, and my brain was beginning to feel that numbness which marks cerebral exhaustion.
Like two swimmers uniting their efforts to breast a current, these two Corsican souls struggled courageously; but sometimes they gave way to an apathy which resembled the sleep that precedes death.
For some time past the old couple had lost the ability to sleep.
I shall stand with you, bwana," said the chief, "and now come and look upon the stranger, who sleeps
within my village.
Long before I had heard of the existence of snakes, I was tormented by them in my sleep
Of course they'll sleep
, but make them sleep
on the halyards and sheets.
And when I doze over that, I beat my head with my knuckles in order to drive sleep
But we have to sleep
, just the same as the up-stairs people do, and for my part I'm going to bed in a few minutes.
The heat oppressive to suffocation--the gnats hummed and stung unceasingly--the "miserabili" without whined and moaned in their sleep
He did not feel particularly refreshed as he should have after a good sleep
People commended unto Zarathustra a wise man, as one who could discourse well about sleep
and virtue: greatly was he honoured and rewarded for it, and all the youths sat before his chair.
As the house was damp, and only one bedroom had been kept heated, Levin put his brother to sleep
in his own bedroom behind a screen.
He slept so long and so soundly, that Mr Dennis began to think he might sleep
on until the turnkey visited them.
Being now penniless, and no relief or prospect of relief appearing, they retraced their steps through the deserted streets, and went back to the wharf, hoping to find the boat in which they had come, and to be allowed to sleep
on board that night.