Would she have been able to hear his conversation behind a closed door?
Alex walked in and closed the door to the other bedroom.
His fingers closed around her arm and he firmly pulled her back.
She closed her eyes and said another prayer before she clamped a sweaty hand around the cold door handle.
Diablo stood hip-shod, his eyes half-closed as Giddon tossed a saddle blanket over his back and then swung up the saddle.
He closed his book and placed it on the end table and rose lithely from the chair.
She piled one arm high and closed the door.
And then he left the room, pulling the door snugly closed behind him.
Zach was asleep again, so she put him in his cradle and closed her blouse.
"Coffee first, please," I answered as the bath room door closed behind Betsy.
Howie and I entered the room and closed the door.
Store fronts interspersed with vacant lots lined one side of the street while the other remained absent of any buildings except a closed gas station and a dollar store.
In 1966, Mao Zedong closed the universities in China and sent their students and professors to the country to farm.
When the Perkins Institution closed for the summer, Helen and Miss Sullivan went to Tuscumbia.
When the Perkins Institution closed in June, Helen and her teacher went south to Tuscumbia, where they remained until December.
When the Wright-Humason School closed for the summer, Miss Sullivan and Helen went South.
Helen noticed that the puppies' eyes were closed, and she said, "Eyes--shut. Sleep--no," meaning, "The eyes are shut, but the puppies are not asleep."
Just then a closed carriage and another with a hood drove up to the porch.
The German closed his eyes, signifying that he did not understand.
He closed his eyes and remained silent a long time.
She shoved the photo back into the envelope and closed the lip, willing herself not to think about the previous pregnancy and its tragic end.
She quietly opened the door to her room and carefully closed it behind her and took a deep breath.
When the back door closed, she emerged from her room.
He was still chuckling as she closed the door behind her.
He followed Julia out the door and closed it securely.
She closed her eyes and resurrected the sound of whippoorwills and running water.
Dampening her scarf, she closed her eyes and wiped most of the dust from her face.
After breakfast, she closed her account at the bank and turned in her resignation.
She closed the doors when she left the room, anticipation increasing her pulse.
The light was coming from under a closed door at the end of a hallway.
She looked at her husband, the most closed minded among us, when she spoke.
He sat down, sank into thought, closed his eyes, and dozed off.
The prince again went to his bureau, glanced into it, fingered his papers, closed the bureau again, and sat down at the table to write to the governor.
He put the letter under the candlestick and closed his eyes.
The shutters were all closed, except at one window which was open.
Again he closed his eyes.
Princess Mary raised herself on the sofa on which she had been lying and replied through the closed door that she did not mean to go away and begged to be left in peace.
He had in his hand a French book which he closed as Prince Andrew entered, marking the place with a knife.
"Ah... a wonderful, a matchless people!" said Kutuzov; and he closed his eyes and swayed his head.
He closed his eyes.
De Beausset closed his eyes, bowed his head, and sighed deeply, to indicate how profoundly he valued and comprehended the Emperor's words.
The killed were dragged from the front, the wounded carried away, and the ranks closed up.