With an air of negligent assurance Hamdi Bey gazed about the room and yawned.
"The Fortieth Door" by Mary Hastings Bradley
She looked up, smiled, yawned, and held out her hand.
"The Indiscretion of the Duchess" by Anthony Hope
He shut his book, yawned, took snuff, and declared himself ready for a meal.
"The Red Redmaynes" by Eden Phillpotts
Mayenne was yawning; he had a rumpled and dishevelled look like one just roused from sleep.
"Helmet of Navarre" by Bertha Runkle
A couple of hours later, when he yawned and changed his books, he still heard the breathing, and went cautiously up to the door to look round.
"The Empty House And Other Ghost Stories" by Algernon Blackwood
An emissary threw some small, heavy object into the yawning hole.
"The Master Mystery" by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
He swung his feet down and yawned prodigiously.
"The Ridin' Kid from Powder River" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
And after he had yawned he spluttered and felt as if he were going to faint.
"Pinocchio" by C. Collodi
The two young men rose, yawned, and strolled out into the hall.
"The Half-Hearted" by John Buchan
And she stood at the window long, trying to make yawns of sighs.
"Lorna Doone" by R. D. Blackmore
Man and horse made a mere blot on the yawning expanse of land that stretched away from them in all directions.
"The Trail Horde" by Charles Alden Seltzer
She felt afraid of the yawning darkness.
"Bella Donna" by Robert Hichens
Some, yawning, buttoned waistbands.
"The Nigger Of The "Narcissus" A Tale Of The Forecastle" by Joseph Conrad
Directly in front of me yawned the cave entrance, plainly illuminated by vivid lightning.
"Prisoners of Chance" by Randall Parrish
Strangely, the great yawning chasm itself held no fascination for me.
"I Married a Ranger" by Dama Margaret Smith
The gorge yawned almost at their feet.
"The Triumph of John Kars" by Ridgwell Cullum
They believed in nothing except good manners; and the essence of good manners is to conceal a yawn.
"George Bernard Shaw" by Gilbert K. Chesterton
Instantly it yawned apart, and an inner corridor was revealed.
"The Shadow Witch" by Gertrude Crownfield
For, having sighted them, he was coming on steadfastly, past pitfalls that yawned, with a smile upon his face.
"Stubble" by George Looms
Before she had reached the door she yawned portentously.
"Fair Margaret" by Francis Marion Crawford
The door stands wide, the church is bare,
Oh, horror, ghastly, sore!
A gulf of death, with hideous stare,
Yawns in the earthen floor;
"A Book of Dreams: Part II" by George MacDonald
When sinks my heart in hopeless gloom,
And life can show no joy for me;
And I behold a yawning tomb,
Where bowers and palaces should be;
"Views Of Life" by Anne Bronte
Think drunkenness thy greatest foe;
No drunkard shall to Heaven go:
Hell opes her jaws, and yawns amain,
The bloated brute to entertain.
"Godly Exhortations To A Child " by Rees Prichard
Pray for him, my blood's dear fountain,
While he sleeps, and watch his yawn
In that wakening babelike moment,
Sweeter to my thought than dawn! -
"A Preaching From A Spanish Ballad" by George Meredith
Contentment comes not therefore; still there lies
An outer distance when the first is hailed,
And still forever yawns before our eyes
An UTMOST—that is veiled.
"Honours -- Part II." by Jean Ingelow
Oh, like the Smoke that rises and is gone,
Let your own Spirit lift from Dawn to Dawn
And so bestartle Ennui that at last
Even the Grave will quite forget to yawn!
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin
Some thoughts on why people yawn .
In support of this theory is my observation (I don't really know this) that people yawn less as they get older.
Check out the woman on the left and try not to yawn .
Does seeing someone yawn remind us that we, too, are exhausted are must follow suit.
Yawning over the Olympics.
The Gallup team's data show that how often we yawn varies from season to season and that people are less likely to yawn in hotter temperatures.
WASHINGTON — Do you yawn throughout the day or get sleepy while driving.
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Do you yawn throughout the day or get sleepy while driving.
(Translation: Dogs will yawn in response to just hearing a human yawn .).
Whenever you're around people who yawn , you probably yawn , too.
You may even yawn after reading the word " yawn .".
For those who might yawn at the idea of.
There are several theories about the cause of yawning.
Phil Vassar puts down his cup of coffee and yawns.