There had been no mention of the lack of contact from the girl, but all three were disappointed no call had been received.
His voice was raspy from his own lack of sleep.
Lack of a full night's sleep had put both Deans in less than top form as they readied breakfast.
Although the technique of growing cowpox on cow hides would come, transporting it was difficult due to lack of refrigeration.
This feeling began to agitate me with a vexing, forward-reaching sense of a lack that should be filled.
"I make bold to ask your excellency to move a little for this gentleman," said the postmaster, entering the room followed by another traveler, also detained for lack of horses.
His lack of response sent a painful flush into her neck.
He slept little, continuing to regret his lack of action throughout the night.
He continued to stare at her total lack of remorse.
The doctor said they could find no reason for him to stay in a coma, except the possibility of brain damage from lack of oxygen or blood loss.
Whatever she found at the Peak had driven her into a forest full of insurgents despite her injury and her lack of familiarity with the forest or the world outside hers.
A movie or a trip to town was suggested and met with a distinct lack of enthusiasm.
Explanation of our lack of success was unnecessary and we all retired for the night.
Was it because all the stupid clones out there who read this trash lack the brains to come close to finding her?
I asked, confirming my lack of faith in the couple's long term relationship.
It had been the mildest late winter in years and the lack of high country snow had opened the Jeep roads weeks earlier than usual.
Dean's lack of proficiency at mountain climbing left him to make do instead of utilizing a more effective and safer method of descent.
He surprised himself with his calmness, prompted by a total lack of understanding of the situation.
Conversely, in places where prosperity has not risen, lack of these ingredients plays a significant role.
It was his view that "the attainment of human rights in the fullest sense cannot be achieved so long as hundreds of millions of poverty-stricken people lack the basic necessities for life."
I remember in autumn of '87 thinking it was perfectly reasonable to take the red 1964 Corvair convertible for a test drive, despite its lack of functioning brakes.
And if Pierre was often struck by Andrew's lack of capacity for philosophical meditation (to which he himself was particularly addicted), he regarded even this not as a defect but as a sign of strength.
Natasha repeated with a smile of pity at her friend's lack of comprehension.
The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.
The red-nosed Captain Timokhin, formerly Dolokhov's squadron commander, but now from lack of officers a battalion commander, shyly entered the shed followed by an adjutant and the regimental paymaster.
He could not stop what was going on before him and around him and was supposed to be directed by him and to depend on him, and from its lack of success this affair, for the first time, seemed to him unnecessary and horrible.
Talk in general centered round three melancholy facts: the Emperor's lack of news, the loss of Kutaysov, and the death of Helene.
Its lack of a master, a name, or even of a breed or any definite color did not seem to trouble the blue-gray dog in the least.
He had learned that as there is no condition in which man can be happy and entirely free, so there is no condition in which he need be unhappy and lack freedom.
All the contradictions and obscurities of history and the false path historical science has followed are due solely to the lack of a solution of that question.
All the activity and lack of sleep was catching up with her and she was exhausted.
On the fourth night they sat cross-legged together discussing their future, or lack thereof.
Why the lack of candor on Shipton's condition?
She just shrugged her shoulders as if she could care less about his lack of vocalization and moseyed over to near where Fred and the boy were sitting, the notebook between them.
He'll show you what law is! the mob were saying as if reproving one another for their lack of confidence.
When the ancients could not find these solutions, it was not for a lack of intelligence but for a lack of technology.
And while a few remaining countries didn't get the memo from the Politburo that the Revolution was cancelled due to lack of funds, for all intents and purposes, the defining political struggle of the day had ended.
How often when considering her character I have told myself that I was to blame for not understanding her, for not understanding that constant composure and complacency and lack of all interests or desires, and the whole secret lies in the terrible truth that she is a depraved woman.
He gets stymied at times because of lack of access to certain information sources.