“For a better life,” one of the relatives at his bedside said with no irony at all.
They were everywhere—from a bedside lampshade, to the phone, even the bloody ceiling fan.
When she stands by the bedside of a dying Victor McLaglen and sings “Auld Lang Syne,” it is an occasion for real tears.
He kept his iPhone by his bedside and would draw the dawn using the Brushes app.
He said he slept with a loaded shotgun at his bedside on the U.S. side of the border.
When Mr. Codling was told, he stood for a moment as if dazed, and then asked to be led to Sarah's bedside.
Rico went to the bedside, and looked at the child in silence.
I do a good deal of writing letters by the bedside, of course—writing all kinds, including love letters.
She took his hand in both hers, as she often took her mother's, and stood by the bedside.
With these cryptic words he slid off the bed, taking with him the large old-fashioned Bible which always lay by Nanna's bedside.