I fell asleep
the moment I tried to read; and if I did manage to keep my eyes open for several pages, I could not remember the contents of those pages.
However, she was not dead, but had only fallen into a deep sleep; and the king and the queen, who had just come home, and all their court, fell asleep
too; and the horses slept in the stables, and the dogs in the court, the pigeons on the house-top, and the very flies slept upon the walls.
There he fell asleep
, and while he slept, his wooden feet began to burn.
This Zarathustra did; and no sooner had he laid himself on the ground in the stillness and secrecy of the variegated grass, than he had forgotten his little thirst, and fell asleep
. For as the proverb of Zarathustra saith: "One thing is more necessary than the other." Only that his eyes remained open:--for they never grew weary of viewing and admiring the tree and the love of the vine.
I returned to my chair to think, and at last he fell asleep
with his face to the wall, but even then I stood many times at the door, listening.
Then all these recollections began to grow confused and got mixed in his head, and he fell asleep
Presently he fell asleep
again, and slept for a long time.
A PIOUS Person who had overcharged his paunch with dead bird by way of attesting his gratitude for escaping the many calamities which Heaven had sent upon others, fell asleep
at table and dreamed.
He went to bed and fell asleep
, but had not slept long when he started up and thought that Hugh was at the outer door, calling in a strange voice, very different from his own, to be admitted.
She ate a great deal and afterward fell asleep
herself, and Mary sat and stared at her and watched her fine bonnet slip on one side until she herself fell asleep
once more in the corner of the carriage, lulled by the splashing of the rain against the windows.
He was so drunk that he could not walk upstairs; but he told them to set him on his legs when he saw Stepan Arkadyevitch, and clinging to him, walked with him into his room and there began telling him how he had spent the evening, and fell asleep
Summary: Dryden fell asleep
in the car and did not realise that she was heading to a wrong destination.
Officer: Driver who killed state trooper fell asleep
multiple times before the crash
Governor of Jalal-Abad region Kyianbek Satybaldiyev commented on the reports that he allegedly fell asleep
during the meeting with participation of President Sooronbai Jeenbekov in Osh.
The unnamed pilot reportedly fell asleep
in the cockpit, resulting in the small charter plane passing over its landing zone before safely rerouting and getting its passengers where they needed to be, (https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6428679/Plane-flies-nearly-50km-past-destination-pilot-falls-asleep-cockpit.html) according to the Daily Mail.