Usage examples for sofa

  1. She pressed one hand against her heart, gasped for breath, and then fell back upon the sofa. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  2. The poor girl gave a little start on the sofa. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  3. I caught her up in my arms and carried her back to the sofa, and I whispered in her ear: " I'll stay, Zillah; I'll do anything for you." – A Day Of Fate by E. P. Roe
  4. Often indeed he fell asleep in a corner of the sofa in the middle of his work. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  5. She rose from the sofa where she had fallen, listening breathlessly, a little frightened, satisfied at last. – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  6. He moved over to Jeanie's sofa and sat down on the edge. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  7. I of course gave them up the entire cabin, and fitted up a sofa with sides for one of the ladies. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  8. Gertrude is on the library sofa. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  9. Then she took her old seat on the sofa, and he placed himself on the chair which Frank Greystock had occupied. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  10. Miss Merivale sank down on the sofa and watched him in silence. – Miss Merivale's Mistake by Mrs. Henry Clarke
  11. For the rest of that night Cecile sat on by the sofa where Mrs. D'Albert lay. – The Children's Pilgrimage by L. T. Meade
  12. Ellen, the cook, with flushed face lay on the sofa in a deep sleep. – A Heart-Song of To-day by Annie Gregg Savigny
  13. At length he threw himself upon the sofa, and tried to read, but he could not force his mind to follow the words or understand their sense. – Fickle Fortune by Elisabeth Burstenbinder (AKA E. Werner)
  14. Left front is a sofa with two chairs. – Moral by Ludwig Thoma
  15. " We will pull the sofa to the fire. – Christian's Mistake by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  16. " Yes, indeed, I've known him for years," she said, and held out her hand to Tom, who was now standing up behind the sofa. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  17. Varvilliers, laughing, flung himself on a sofa. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  18. Swiftly she went to the sofa, and caught Edgecumbe's hand. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  19. " Oh, here you are," he said, making room on the sofa; " how did it go off?" – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  20. He was by her side on the sofa now. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams