Instantly he turned toward her.
Instantly the grinding of his teeth stopped, and his ragged breathing began to slow. He uncurled, and she withdrew her hand before he disappeared from the dream again. Even so, she wasn't able to shake the warmth of his magic flying up her arm and through her, reminding her of what it was like being near him when she was alive. Even the skin of a half-demon was smooth and warm. She used to resent the way his touch made her feel like she belonged to him, until she'd walked into the Caribbean knowing he might never touch her again.
Carmen didn't warm to people instantly, nor was she generally impressed by praise... which was why it came as such a surprise that mere words were such powerful tools.
He was one of those people who came instantly wide awake and fell asleep with equal speed.
Instantly his hands came up to her elbows, forcing her arms around his neck.
Instantly strong arms scooped her off the ladder and lowered her safely to the floor.
"Get a life," he answered instantly, his eyes twinkling with mirth.
Yancey was instantly behind her.
At length when he had understood and looked in the direction the old man indicated, he recognized Natasha, and following his first impulse stepped instantly and rapidly toward the coach.
Instantly the hand dropped and he turned back down the trail, speaking over his shoulder.
She hit the soft sand and he was instantly on top of her, wrestling the whip from her hand.
Instantly Cade was beside her, helping her up.
He used to be awake instantly - another indication that this thing with Lori was troubling him deeper than he would admit.
He pulled her into his arms and instantly she knew what he wanted.
Instantly he was awake - not simply sitting there with his eyes open, but completely awake.
"He has, for a fact," Carmen instantly agreed.
Alex was on his feet instantly, watching Josh intently.
Josh was instantly beside her, grabbing her arm and twisting her to face him.
"So do you," she said instantly, and then felt a blush working its way up her neck again.
Instantly the answer was clear.
Carmen was instantly relieved and then equally concerned.
It looked innocent enough, and the children were instantly smothering him with love and kisses.
Instantly he looked concerned.
From this period came some of humanity's greatest masterpieces, including St. Peter's Basilica, Da Vinci's Last Supper, Michelangelo's Pieta, and hundreds of other instantly recognizable artistic treasures.
The Open Directory Project—where fifty thousand editors try to organize the web into a directory of sites for no reward at all—comes instantly to mind.
You could ask it, "What is the number of presidents of the United States born on Friday who have older sisters, multiplied by the number of wars lost by Bolivia?" and it could instantly give you an answer.
Essentially, we will be able to run as many controlled experiments as we can imagine instantly and for no cost—and that will revolutionize medicine.
The ability to instantly and, for a very low cost, reliably transfer money to anyone on the planet is a key ingredient in increasing the amount of trade that occurs online.
If your job numbs your mind by day, why would anyone expect it to instantly come to life at night?
No silver bullet is in this chapter, no "aha" insight that will instantly persuade you.
She recognizes instantly a person whom she has once met, and spells the name.
Instantly he released her arm and his voice was laden with concern.
The smile instantly faded and a wary expression took its place.
She leaned into his kiss, instantly consumed by desire.
Whether he used his magic to put her to sleep, or her body needed it, she instantly fell into a deep, dreamless slumber.
He instantly responded, pulling her hard against him and kissing her hungrily.
When Carmen asked to go along, he instantly agreed, saying he might need Princess too.
When he no longer heals instantly, the shots are wearing off, Ully explained.
She stepped away from the stall and her gaze was instantly drawn to Alex.
His woman awoke but was instantly stricken with a look of bewilderment.
The Emperor began to breathe heavily and rapidly, his lower lip trembled, and tears instantly appeared in his fine blue eyes.
The little fellow, giving Pierre no time to betray his confusion, instantly continued in the same pleasant tones: