• I wait every year for summer and it is usually good, but it is never as good as that summer I am always waiting for.

    Anticipation, Hope, Summer

  • Her senses leaped into alertness like those of a terrier suddenly exchanging a bored drowsiness for the lively anticipation of an immediate rat hunt.

    Anticipation, Excitement, Stimulation

  • The audience was tense, expectant and alert waiting for the rise of the curtain with the eager patience of a terrier watching a dilatory human preparing for outdoor exercise.

    Anticipation, Audiences, Theatre