Usage examples for pillow

  1. She sat on the bed, put her head on the pillow, and tried to sleep also. – A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs. O. F. Walton
  2. " 'E's got on and you haven't, and there's an end of it;" and she brought down the iron fiercely upon a pillow- case. – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
  3. That night I had little sleep, and when I woke in the morning, my pillow was still wet with tears. – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton
  4. But she laughed at it, and buried her face in her pillow and went to sleep, hoping to dream again. – When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009
  5. The marquis turned a cheek to his pillow. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  6. Miss von Schwertfeger had said good- night, and he was sitting at Lilly's pillow wet and frozen through. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  7. That was because Stubby was successful in holding the pillow over his head. – Lifted Masks Stories by Susan Glaspell
  8. The head did not turn on the pillow. – Two Little Knights of Kentucky by Annie Fellows Johnston
  9. Jean's head moved slightly on the pillow, but the movement was away from him, not nearer. – A Question of Marriage by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  10. Count a thousand, if you can't sleep to- night, or turn your pillow. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  11. Rick lay back on his pillow and closed his eyes. – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  12. Well, for several days past, I could not go to sleep without holding my pillow in my arms; I caressed it, I called it my dear husband; I fancied it was you, and when a delightful enjoyment had left me without movement, I would go to sleep, and in the morning find my pillow still between my arms. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  13. I threw myself on my knees, and buried my head in the pillow. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  14. Put it under your pillow." – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  15. And now a little blood lost- and she is at his pillow! – The Castle Inn by Stanley John Weyman
  16. " Why," said Harry, " he makes her sleep with her feet on the pillow." – We Three by Gouverneur Morris
  17. Then when Ada had come down, Edith went to her bedroom, and kissed the pillow, instead of him. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  18. I took the little chap on a pillow in my arms, he said, to let him die more easily. – The Gospel of the Hereafter by J. Paterson-Smyth
  19. Turning to the wall, he hid his face in the pillow. – The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright
  20. When Coupeau remained motionless on his pillow, Gervaise left, having nothing to say, nor anything in her pocket that could comfort him. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola