I fancied I saw some black object flopping about upon this bank, but it became motionless
as I looked at it, and I judged that my eye had been deceived, and that the black object was merely a rock.
A bird alighted fearlessly within reach of her hand, and a squirrel whisked his bushy tail on a tree-branch almost under her nose--yet with his bright little eyes all the while on the motionless
The beautiful Armenian still sat motionless
and in the same attitude, with her long lashes drooping as if she did not see or feel what the soldier was doing to her.
The aeronauts had to make up their minds to remain motionless
at the distance of but three hundred feet above the ground.
Suddenly it became as midnight; the noises of the jungle ceased; the trees stood motionless as though in paralyzed expectancy of some great and imminent disaster.
Like a thing of bronze, motionless as death, sat Tarzan.
So absolutely still and motionless
was he that in spite of the moon they might well have overlooked him were it not for that tell-tale light behind.
Motionless, one eye only turned upon the crack, he focused that one eye upon the head and eyes of the gaunt gutter-cat whose head had erupted into the crack like an apparition.
He sat motionless on the windowsill, his head cocked to the side, with one unwavering eye regarding on the floor, so perilously near, the eternal enemy of all his kind.
It had the form of a man, middle-sized and rather slender and graceful; but as it sat silent and motionless upon the peak they could see that its face was black as ink, and it wore a black cloth costume made like a union suit and fitting tight to its skin.
Having made the turn, the being sat motionless as before, while Toto barked louder at the white man than he had done at the black one.
Far away, through a gap in the trees, I saw a second Martian, as motionless as the first, standing in the park towards the Zoological Gardens, and silent.
On the summit, towering up to the fading stars, was a third Martian, erect and motionless like the others.
I felt no fear, only a wild, trembling exultation, as I ran up the hill towards the motionless monster.
The victim's fellow workers saw him lying motionless
in his bed and found he was dead.