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ASLEEPAutomated Scanning Low Energy Electron Probe
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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.
The comic supplement might bring a pallid smile to my face, and then I would fall asleep.
She expected to see Jeremiah fast asleep or in a fit, but he was calmly seated in a chair, awake, and in his usual health.
"Wait a minute and I'll come right back," answered the old fellow, thinking he had to deal with one of those boys who love to roam around at night ringing people's bells while they are peacefully asleep.
I thought our gentlemen would be asleep, but I heard them chattering.
But on the forecastle-head we found three sailors asleep. He turned them over and looked at their faces.
'They are not asleep yet,' muttered the witch to herself; and she walked up and down in the passage, and then came back to the door, and said:
Now for the first time he FELT that he was asleep and dreaming.
Her eyes closed in spite of herself and she forgot where she was and fell among the poppies, fast asleep.
Hush--" (and here Zarathustra stretched himself, and felt that he was asleep.)
Before falling asleep she asked, even implored, me not to say a word to any one, even her mother, about her sleep-walking adventure.
`The Dormouse is asleep again,' said the Hatter, and he poured a little hot tea upon its nose.