Usage examples for Carrying

  1. It was a bitter, miserable hour; we buried it in our heart's blood, but still we felt as though we were being rushed along as by a river, which was carrying us forward to fresh, strong life. – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  2. How much did you say he was carrying? – The Deserter by Charles King
  3. He took the body from Ailwin's arms, carrying it as gently as if anything could have hurt it now; and he and Mildred walked away towards the spot where the bee- shed had stood. – The Settlers at Home by Harriet Martineau
  4. " The shots don't hurt at all, and they make it easier, carrying the baby. – This Crowded Earth by Robert Bloch
  5. She is carrying a little child in her arms. – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  6. It is certainly difficult carrying on politics under these conditions. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  7. Immediately at its close he went away, carrying Burns with him. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  8. But I shall have to take my brother and sister into my confidence, as I shall want their help in carrying out my plan. – Amos Huntingdon by T.P. Wilson
  9. They think he was followed from Peebles, and murdered for the sake of money that he was carrying in a bag he had with him. – Dead Men's Money by J. S. Fletcher
  10. At the door I met a little girl who was carrying a cup in her hands, and I slipped past her and opened the door. – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  11. Do you hear how he is carrying on up there? – Plays: The Father; Countess Julie; The Outlaw; The Stronger by August Strindberg
  12. The wife of one of the prisoners had come with her husband, carrying her child. – Stories of American Life and Adventure by Edward Eggleston
  13. Then he went back to him, carrying his candle in his hand. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  14. I do not see how you intend carrying out that argument. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  15. It is better than carrying them about London. – Uncanny Tales by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  16. And what are you carrying in your basket, my pretty little maid? – Bo-Peep Story Books by Anonymous
  17. Suddenly Julie turned away and sat down by an open window, carrying her eyes far from the house and its stores. – Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  18. You were a fool to come into that house without carrying it in your hand. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  19. She knew what he meant by that quick movement that he gave, as if rolling aside some weight that he'd been carrying. – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck