It was the sound I hated more on a telephone that Henri Mancini's version of Theme from Moon Glow or any other top one hundred hits of elevator music was, 'would you please hold'?
He sensed the incoming vamps before the elevator door opened.
She drove up to the elevator entrance on the side of the draw.
He led her into a small, grey elevator that plunged quickly to the depths beneath the mountain.
The last item on Dean's list of pleasurable activities was punching one if you want this and two if you want that buttons, then sitting on hold while listening to elevator music from some bureaucratic office.
While there was a feeling of last-guy-in-turn-off-the-elevator, the Deans reluctantly agreed that some form of management was necessary to maintain order in the face of the ever-increasing numbers who wallowed in nature's wonders.
The other occupant of the elevator glanced at her.
Deidre left the elevator and went to her apartment.
Toby held the elevator for her and pressed the button for all twenty floors.
He darted off the elevator and down the hall, stopping in front of her apartment.
She trailed him to an elevator that took them even further underground.
Unlike an elevator, it didn't appear to move.
She felt more grounded as she stepped out of the horrible grey elevator onto a thick carpet of green.
Jackson asked for the first floor to avoid a long elevator ride.
He stowed his recorder and descended to street level in an elevator packed tightly with exiting employees.
I've seen you in the elevator a few times.
At that moment the elevator door opened and Denton stepped out, followed closely by her father.
He stood, glancing toward the elevator where Justin had disappeared.
The elevator in her building was half-broken again.
The ding of the elevator drew his attention, and he realized he had pressed her against the door.
In most modern refineries the cisterns are so arranged that the spent char falls on to a travelling band and is conducted to an elevator which carries it up to the drying floor of the charcoal kiln.
The cleaned coal is carried by a stream of water to a bucket elevator and delivered to the storage bunkers, or both water and coal may be lifted by a centrifugal pump into a large cylindrical tank, where the water drains away, leaving the coal sufficiently dry for use.
Here in 1843 Joseph Dart erected the first grain elevator ever constructed.
Now video is everywhere—on my phone, in my cab in New York, and in the elevator as I zoom to the fourteenth floor.
We went down a hundred and twenty feet in an elevator that we might see the violent eddies and whirlpools in the deep gorge below the Falls.