The old man and child were playing checkers in the comfortable den when a housekeeper called them to dinner.
I made myself comfortable on the sofa, my arm around Betsy, as we all waited for him to continue.
She'd always felt comfortable around him.
I'd think that would make you even more comfortable with the idea.
I hope you find this trip a little more comfortable than the last.
With a baby on the way, Quinn's and Martha's top priority was a locality where they could raise a family in a large and comfortable home.
"It would make me more comfortable," she said.
She'd start feeling more comfortable with the room.
Maybe sometime she'll feel comfortable with having a hired hand around - or maybe she'll get married again.
I settled in my most comfortable chair and was ready for a long conversation.
Wherever Bordeaux was, he was probably more comfortable than the rest of them.
Maybe he felt more comfortable thinking of it that way.
She brightened at the sight of the comfortable seating.
Then, being very comfortable, he began to grow stronger.
Now, here with her, he had finally felt comfortable enough to release his emotions.
Wherever she is, I'd be more comfortable if she were in police hands.
The room felt comfortable and the children were asleep.
I feel so comfortable! answered Natasha, almost perplexed by her feelings.
Dean was feeling more comfortable that Cynthia just needed time to get her priorities in line.
At that moment his home life, jokes with Petya, talks with Sonya, duets with Natasha, piquet with his father, and even his comfortable bed in the house on the Povarskaya rose before him with such vividness, clearness, and charm that it seemed as if it were all a lost and unappreciated bliss, long past.
You would be more comfortable somewhere in a house... in ours, for instance... the family are leaving.
It's comfortable and quick.
"I'm much more comfortable telling you why I feel capable of performing the duties than picking apart Mr. Fitzgerald," Dean said as he detailed his duties in direct police work and the experience he'd gained from them.
What felt comfortable only moments ago now seemed bold and foolish.
Thanks, I know we can count on you, Katie, but I think she'll be more comfortable staying at our house.
No. I won't tell him anything I'm not comfortable with you hearing.
Comfortable against Damian, she drifted into a restful doze until he shifted.
There was a chill, but once Dean began warming his muscles he felt comfortable in this familiar posture.
It'll be another two weeks before I'll feel comfortable imaging her uterus to see the fetus.
Choose whichever of those you are comfortable with, but let me illustrate with a single example.
The southern spring, the comfortable rapid traveling in a Vienna carriage, and the solitude of the road, all had a gladdening effect on Pierre.
But you're still not comfortable with the decision, are you?
They danced for a few minutes in comfortable silence, and finally he spoke again.
Finally she felt comfortable about her wages.
It isn't fool proof, but I'm comfortable it's secure.
It was still early in California and I assumed she was at dinner though I'd been more comfortable knowing she and Molly had reached their destination without hitch.
She settled beside him again, comfortable in bed with him.
But I'm glad you seem more comfortable about running for office.
Both Dean and his wife felt comfortable with Fred researching the identity of the skeleton as long as Fred remained unaware of any direct connection to the Dawkinses.
They are way too comfortable in the mortal world right now.
I've said more than I feel comfortable saying.
Olga, go and see whether Uncle's beef tea is ready--it is almost time, she added, giving Pierre to understand that they were busy, and busy making his father comfortable, while evidently he, Pierre, was only busy causing him annoyance.
Having straightened his coat and fastened on his hunting knives and horn, he mounted his good, sleek, well-fed, and comfortable horse, Viflyanka, which was turning gray, like himself.
When they began to blindfold him he himself adjusted the knot which hurt the back of his head; then when they propped him against the bloodstained post, he leaned back and, not being comfortable in that position, straightened himself, adjusted his feet, and leaned back again more comfortably.
Not now implied later, but that didn't feel comfortable either.
He didn't bring it up again - not even when Jonathan was unable to get his short arm into a comfortable position to play the guitar.
She was comfortable in bed with him – yet silently panicking as well.
The coop was a comfortable 48°F - warm enough to keep the eggs from freezing, but cold enough that the chickens didn't get shocked by the temperature change when they went out of the coop.
Would she ever reach the point that she felt comfortable about spending the money he had earned before they met?
She relaxed in his arms, comfortable in surrendering to his lead.
The ride back was quiet, but the silence was a comfortable one, only becoming awkward when they reached the door of his house.
A comfortable bed replaced the cot utilized in Peabody and absolute darkness proved more conducive to sleep than the leaked light that often snuck into our old quarters.
After a childhood filled with foster homes, she feared getting too comfortable, even in the home of the man who adopted her twelve years ago, when she was ten.
In truth, it was the one place in the house where she felt safe and comfortable when she wasn't with Damian.
Like the assassin who obsessed about birthdays and clothing, there were two sides to the man before her: the warm, friendly stranger with whom she'd felt so comfortable she confided to him over the phone without knowing anything about him, and the tattooed thug before them in snug biker leathers.
Are you sure you're comfortable with me working for Sheriff Lydia Larkin?
The cultured mannerisms that made talking to Andre comfortable were quite different from Wynn.
The best works of art are the expression of man's struggle to free himself from this condition, but the effect of our art is merely to make this low state comfortable and that higher state to be forgotten.
It is essential for us; it will give us all we need: comfortable quarters and a speedy return to our country.
Alex seemed to be more comfortable around Morino than he was around his father's family.
He seemed comfortable with his surroundings, which was surprising in itself.
"I saw that you shared his history …" She stopped, not sure how comfortable he was with a stranger reading his mind.
The room was allegedly the most comfortable Hell had to offer.
The shop was pleasant, with comfortable easy chairs in the front, coffee counter in the center and tables to the rear.
Once she was certain Cade and his guests were comfortable, she retreated to her room with a book.
Our new life in Keene produced a comfortable level of contentment we'd never previously experienced.
It was comfortable – too comfortable.
Once she was comfortable with us she opened up, displaying a sharp and inquisitive mind.
I never thought of him as being anything else but a salesman until I saw him tonight, but he seems so... comfortable now.
A comfortable house for a rude and hardy race, that lived mostly out of doors, was once made here almost entirely of such materials as Nature furnished ready to their hands.
She hesitated, too comfortable with him for her own good.
There was a question of jurisdictions and when Weller volunteered that Martha was safe and comfortable at Bird Song where she'd spent the last six months, no one seemed to protest.