Wethermill was leaning against the wall, his eyes closed, his face white and contorted with a spasm of pain.
"At the Villa Rose" by A. E. W. Mason
I'd simply be in spasms.
"The Story Of Julia Page" by Kathleen Norris
A sudden spasm of liberty gives the whole people gigantic strength.
"The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume I.(of III) 1555-66" by John Lothrop Motley
Again I felt the odd spasm of pain.
"The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne" by William J. Locke
When the choking spasm it cost him was over, his eyes cleared, and he could at least gasp.
"Magnum Bonum" by Charlotte M. Yonge
While she was leaning against my arm, there was a spasm, a shiver, and she was gone!
"Henrietta's Wish" by Charlotte M. Yonge
A spasm of pain passed over the judge's face.
"The Prodigal Judge" by Vaughan Kester
And, I can't tell you why, this effort not to hurt Molly's feelings made her have a perfect spasm of love for Molly.
"Understood Betsy" by Dorothy Canfield
A spasm crossed Tom's face.
"The Crisis, Complete" by Winston Churchill
A spasm of pain twitched Snass's face.
"Smoke Bellew" by Jack London
In death they are witty; in war they have poetic spasms; in love they are mad.
"The Beautiful Lady" by Booth Tarkington
Teething spasms, occurring when they were about two years old, is the cause of their idiocy.
"History of the Donner Party" by C.F. McGlashan
I won't mention it here, because it might frighten some people into fits and spasms.
"The Great Stone of Sardis" by Frank R. Stockton
Spasm after spasm of revolt went through him.
"Three Soldiers" by John Dos Passos
It then shook as with a strong spasm, and fell dead on the sand.
"The Swiss Family Robinson Told in Words of One Syllable" by Mary Godolphin
I can just see them rending me asunder in a spasm of perfectly justifiable fury.
"The Little Warrior" by P. G. Wodehouse
The little one passed from spasm into spasm, and died in an hour.
"Average Jones" by Samuel Hopkins Adams
As he joined the pitying group, the female eagle descended as in a spasm of grief, and her wing swept his plume.
"The Log School-House on the Columbia" by Hezekiah Butterworth
He suffered no qualm of conscience, no revolt of personal honor, no spasm of sympathy or pity.
"Sevenoaks" by J. G. Holland
One woman near us "got the power" and went off into spasms.
"The American Missionary - Vol. 44, No. 3, March, 1890" by Various
"I'm growing grey," I heard him say,
"And I cannot rest or sleep,
While under me the troubled sea
Lies forty spasms deep."
"The Dutiful Mariner" by Wallace Irwin
A quiv'rin' spasm slightly stirr'd
His lip an' cheek—a lang, deep sigh;
He pass'd in peace, he gaed to rest—
The Rest eternal in the sky.
"The Fever-Cloud" by Janet Hamilton
“Thy sleep shall be broken and sharp
And filled with fierce spasms and dreams,
And shadow shall haunt thee and harp
On hellish and horrible themes!
"Australia Vindex" by Henry Kendall
Erect and sublime, for one moment of time.
In the next, that wild figure they saw
(As if stung by a spasm) plunge into a chasm,
While they waited and listened in awe.
"The Hunting Of The Snark " by Lewis Carroll
And so a weighty rock she aimed
With much enthusiasm:
"Oh, lor'!" the startled gnat exclaimed,
And promptly had a spasm:
A natural proceeding this was,
Considering how close the miss was.
"The Confidant Peasant And The Maladroit Bear" by Guy Wetmore Carryl
For the mountains' hoarse greetings came hollow
From stormy wind-chasms and caves,
And I heard their wild cataracts wallow
Huge bulks in long spasms of waves,
And that Demon said, "Lo! you must follow!
And our path is o'er myriads of graves."
"Musagetes" by Madison Julius Cawein
Michael Morse feels leg spasm during home run trot.
Machete attacks cap DC spasm of violence.
Roger Bonomo, the hospital's acting chief of neurology, said people who suffer the temporary spasms "are at somewhat higher risk for strokes".
Pain, spasms and sleep quality also improved in those given drug vs placebo.
White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko was out of the lineup Thursday with back spasms.
Katie's face showed a quick spasm, a twitch, every few minutes, subtle enough that you might miss it if you weren't looking.
Receiver Plaxico Burress (back spasms) was downgraded to questionable from probable on the injury report for Sunday's game.
Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes of these involuntary wrist spasms.
Smith, who valiantly battled back spasms in Tuesday night's thrilling win over the Brooklyn Nets, is listed as probable, but will suit up and play tonight.
Smith listed as probable with back spasms, but will play.
Trufant bothered by back spasms.
I meant to present a more detailed lineup, but I was fighting back spasms and couldn't take it anymore.
Back spasms kept Jason Kidd out of the Knicks' overtime loss to the Nets in November, but he's feeling (and playing) well enough for tonight's rematch in Brooklyn .
The 39-year old point guard has been brilliant since returning from back spasms that kept him out for four games earlier this month.
Spasms of violence have erupted over the past three weeks between pro- and anti-Morsi camps and fears of more violence loomed over Egypt on the eve of the referendum.