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.
You've been a comfort to me.
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.
I know, sweetheart, and that is a comfort, but it won't be that bad.
It was his life, a sense of comfort and structure.
Deidre didn't know what to say to comfort her.
I take great comfort in your company, Mr. Dean.
Remove him from his comfort zone.
She really didn't want to leave the comfort of his arms, but remaining meant giving up something she wasn't willing to do.
I surely deserve the comfort of a little friend to sooth my troubled mind.
I considered taking the chance of phoning from the comfort of my apartment but realized the foolishness of taking such a chance.
My medication contributed to my comfort if not my state of mind.
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.
Jackson longed to comfort her, yet he couldn't.
Any attempt at comfort was out of reach.
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.
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.
During that fortnight of anxiety Natasha resorted to the baby for comfort so often, and fussed over him so much, that she overfed him and he fell ill.
He felt an urge to stay and offer some modicum of comfort to this woman he hardly knew.
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.
Yully steadied her breathing and obeyed, taking comfort in the power of the site.
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.
Connor and Sarah sat on the floor, helpless to comfort her.
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.
Kings and queens who wear a suit but once, though made by some tailor or dressmaker to their majesties, cannot know the comfort of wearing a suit that fits.
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.
I remember that I came to you afterwards and wanted to comfort you, but do you know, I felt ashamed to.
Her letters to him, far from giving her any comfort, seemed to her a wearisome and artificial obligation.
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.
Damian replaced his necklace around her neck, a small comfort until his work in the European front was finished.
Hours later they were still awake, talking intermittently, taking comfort in one another.
Removed her tumor, immortalized her and now, could comfort her with a single touch.
She felt the plush comfort of a bed beneath her and curled onto her side, unable to stop crying.
She really didn't want to leave the comfort of his arms.
"This will not provide much comfort, but Darkyn was your only real chance of living," he added.
She.d never liked her room, but she found some comfort in its familiarity.
She relaxed, his warmth and presence lulling her into comfort she didn't want to leave.
Sarah broke down weeping at the hopelessness, and as much as Jackson desired to comfort her, he could not find the strength.
Stepping onto the ledge outside, Lana heard the sounds of gun and laser fire too close for her comfort, along with the beat of helicopters in the dark skies.
She'd expected his voice to cause more confusion after she learned what he was, but she felt only comfort and hope.
She smiled but it seemed more designed to give comfort to Dean than a true indication of her feelings.
She felt the thick, long proof of his arousal hard against her belly, but his effort to provide comfort rather than tend his own pleasure made her feel even safer in her killer's arms.
She withdrew from his embrace, withdrawing from the warmth and comfort of his body.
If it is any comfort, languages won't truly be dead.
There, too, after a fit of temper, I went to find comfort and to hide my hot face in the cool leaves and grass.
Oh, the comfort of the long, tender embrace!
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.
It will give you no trouble and is nothing unworthy of you, but it will comfort me.
You know, of course, that His Imperial Highness rode with our regiment all the time, so that we had every comfort and every advantage.
Religion, and religion alone, can--I will not say comfort us--but save us from despair.
He stopped too close for her comfort, and she looked up at him, breathless at how handsome he was.
Her arms were crossed, and though she smiled at Lon, Sofia could see her level of comfort was equal to hers among the giants that towered even above a supermodel.
Dean tried to comfort her while complying with the officer's request.
Rhyn stopped in place. He'd never thought he'd hear her voice again, and he couldn't remember the last time he'd heard anything that stopped his world in place. He turned to see Katie supporting Hannah as they entered the Sanctuary courtyard. Katie wore simple jeans and a t-shirt. Her dark curls cascaded down her shoulders, and her face glowed. Her bright eyes locked on his. She stopped too far away for his comfort, struggling to support her sister.
I take great comfort in this.
Surprised by the intimate motion that seemed meant to comfort her, Deidre glanced up at him before nuzzling his neck.
He rested his chin atop her head, knowing there were no words to comfort someone who hurt so deeply and regretful that he caused this pain.
Tonight, she'd take comfort in the arms of the only man she ever loved.