Tears come to my eyes these months later as I pen these words, sitting in the comfort of our Surry, New Hampshire home with Betsy by my side.
Deidre didn't know what to say to comfort her.
She really didn't want to leave the comfort of his arms, but remaining meant giving up something she wasn't willing to do.
Jackson longed to comfort her, yet he couldn't.
She tightened her grip around him, and he was amused to think of himself as any sort of comfort to anyone, let alone a little human like her.
If not for the nightmares, she'd carry him back to his bed, whether or not he liked it, but she found some comfort in having the angel so close.
He wasn.t about to comfort a man he tolerated but didn.t like.
Mr. Reynolds was comforting a weeping Mums, and all of Josh's sisters had their husbands to comfort them.
I represent my teacher as saying to me of the golden autumn leaves, "Yes, they are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer"--an idea direct from Miss Canby's story.
Natasha began, and without replying to Sonya's words of comfort she got into bed, and long after her candle was out lay open-eyed and motionless, gazing at the moonlight through the frosty windowpanes.
He felt an urge to stay and offer some modicum of comfort to this woman he hardly knew.
After those involuntary words--that if he were free he would have asked on his knees for her hand and her love--uttered at a moment when she was so strongly agitated, Pierre never spoke to Natasha of his feelings; and it seemed plain to her that those words, which had then so comforted her, were spoken as all sorts of meaningless words are spoken to comfort a crying child.
He knew she was right, but even her feline comfort didn't seem to help.
Indeed, you can never know all the comfort you have given us.
Her letters to him, far from giving her any comfort, seemed to her a wearisome and artificial obligation.
The weapons lining his body and tucked into pockets of his trench coat were items of comfort rather than necessity; his hands alone had ended the lives of more humans and Immortals than there were stars in the sky he stared into.
The comfort he'd offered her before was gone.
"Will you…" She wasn't sure how to ask for what she wanted, the comfort only he seemed to be able to give her.
Tall and lean, with eyes as black as Gabriel's, the man who stood too close for her comfort wore normal enough clothing, aside from the knives strapped to his thighs.
He had to preserve and protect the underworld, even if it meant stepping away from the comfort zone he'd existed in for millennia.
The house was too quiet for her comfort, and she felt the familiar sense of being watched.
I wear it always when we're together as it gives comfort to him about our situation which I know troubles him greatly.
Although taken aback by such intimacy from a stranger, as well as terrified himself, he felt an overwhelming need to comfort her.
Jackson began to accept his fate and found comfort in the fact that none of his victims remembered his attacks.
They talked through the night, the hosts educating the new vampires, and the guests hungry for stories of the couple's life; stories that would provide comfort during difficult times.
Connor wished he could comfort the women, yet knew if he tried to speak, he would break down.
I'm sure having you close was a big comfort to Alex.
I base that expectation in part on the fact that today, many of us already live in more comfort than the richest king in the world did two hundred years ago.
But his most wonderful work is the painting of the trees, which look, after his task is done, as if they were covered with the brightest layers of gold and rubies; and are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer.
Man wanted a home, a place of warmth, or comfort, first of warmth, then the warmth of the affections.
Natasha was still as much in love with her betrothed, found the same comfort in that love, and was still as ready to throw herself into all the pleasures of life as before; but at the end of the fourth month of their separation she began to have fits of depression which she could not master.
She smiled but it seemed more designed to give comfort to Dean than a true indication of her feelings.
She'd expected his voice to cause more confusion after she learned what he was, but she felt only comfort and hope.
Sarah broke down weeping at the hopelessness, and as much as Jackson desired to comfort her, he could not find the strength.
She relaxed, his warmth and presence lulling her into comfort she didn't want to leave.
The regret in his dark eyes made her want to beg him not to kill her and comfort him for the pain he'd surely feel hurting his own friend.
The Emperor rode through the streets to comfort the inhabitants, and, despite his preoccupation with state affairs, himself visited the theaters that were established by his order.
"You should go, go away at once, if you don't feel strong enough to control yourself," she would reply sadly, trying to comfort her husband.
No, but I know I must work to comfort my mother, to repay you, and not to leave the children such beggars as I was.
Miss Canby herself wrote kindly, "Some day you will write a great story out of your own head, that will be a comfort and help to many."
With consummate skill he has set his trap with a hair spring to catch comfort and independence, and then, as he turned away, got his own leg into it.
As the wheels rolled softly over the straw beneath the windows, Anna Mikhaylovna, having turned with words of comfort to her companion, realized that he was asleep in his corner and woke him up.