He stayed at his mother's side, comforting her.
Her worry faded with the comforting words.
He rested a comforting hand on her shoulder as he joined her vigil.
Other than the fact that she and Howard had already disrupted their lives enough for her, it was comforting to have her there.
Being able to discuss such things with him was as comforting as it was new.
His hands were rough and calloused, but his touch was light and opened the comforting flow of energy between them.
He hadn't held a woman in too long, and he'd never held one for the sole purpose of comforting her.
Deidre turned off the shower, some semblance of a plan comforting her.
The two remained that way, blanketed in the comforting stillness of the old house and one another's arms.
Hopefully things would settle down for them now, but it was comforting knowing that their love was strong enough to survive the worst.
It was more than comforting; she wanted to melt against him and stay there.
Confirmation of the fact was comforting; Evelyn would never have to worry about money again.
He held out his hand to her, and when she accepted it, he pulled her close in a comforting embrace.
She could not remember anything as comforting as his protective strength and heat.
Gerald took the shovel from her and put a comforting arm around her shoulders.
It must have been comforting to watch Gerald remind Alex who he was talking to.
Instead of comforting him, he was suspicious of the morning routine.
- viii.), dated from the fourth year of Darius, contains an inquiry whether the fast days that arose in the captivity are still to be observed, with a comforting and encouraging reply of the prophet.
The scene at Canossa, which had at the moment a merely relative importance, remained in the memories of men as a symbol which was hateful or comforting, according to the point of view from which it was considered.
A limited section of medical opinion has recommended China tea for reasons of health, and undoubtedly the inferior strength it possesses reduces the risk arising from improper use, but it also reduces the stimulating and comforting effects the ordinary tea-drinker hopes to experience.
Princess Alice nursed her father during his short illness with the utmost care, and after his death devoted herself to comforting her mother under this terrible blow.
He pulled her into a gentle comforting hug.
The idea that Brandon felt relieved wasn't all that flattering - or comforting, for that matter.
Brandon sat with a comforting arm around her shoulders.
About the way he smiled, so sweet and innocent - the way his arms felt around her, so comforting and secure.
In any case, Bordeaux slipped a comforting arm around her shoulders.
The conversation with Adrena was comforting, but Mary maintained her viewpoint.
Heartbroken by his return to the slave he was, Sofia was stopped from comforting him by Dustin's grip on her arm.
It took many days of mountain sunshine and the comforting routine of the bed and breakfast to blur the trauma of the Lucky Pup shooting.
She didn't object when his fangs bit into her, instead sighing as the comforting warmth consumed her.
In fact, the normal world --while comforting --seemed a bit boring after her trauma.
She calmed in his arms, and he focused on comforting her and not his awareness of her soft body pressed against him.
Comforting someone who is hurting.
He was only comforting me, though.
His nearness was comforting, his body warmth making her feel a little less cold.
It would be comforting if she thought things would change after they got married, but actually, she would have less to do – and more time to think about what was missing in their lives.
Still, the thought of living in the house with him was more comforting than alarming.
And yet, afterward, he held her close, comforting her while she cried.
That was a comforting answer, but I'm not sure it was accurate.
Mr. Reynolds was comforting a weeping Mums, and all of Josh's sisters had their husbands to comfort them.
No one was comforting Lori.
Comforting warmth spread through her fingers and palm.
Felipa gave Carmen a comforting smile.
"Shhh," he said, leaning down and putting a comforting arm around her.
He sat down beside her and put a comforting arm around her shoulders.
He worked his way across the crowded room and knelt beside Alondra, putting a comforting arm around her shoulders.
Sweet, minty and warm, it was comforting at a time when she felt rattled.
His comforting scent and heat filled her senses.
The words of the cold and moist vegetable Prince were not very comforting, and as he spoke them he turned away and left the enclosure.
The Bible gives me a deep, comforting sense that "things seen are temporal, and things unseen are eternal."
This comforting dream and hope were given her by God's folk-- the half-witted and other pilgrims who visited her without the prince's knowledge.
Then the count embraced Mavra Kuzminichna and Vasilich, who were to remain in Moscow, and while they caught at his hand and kissed his shoulder he patted their backs lightly with some vaguely affectionate and comforting words.
Since the world began and men have killed one another no one has ever committed such a crime against his fellow man without comforting himself with this same idea.
The harder his position became and the more terrible the future, the more independent of that position in which he found himself were the joyful and comforting thoughts, memories, and imaginings that came to him.
His words were comforting, even if they didn't resolve her concerns.
His warmth was comforting, his hard body her home.