But it was a long time before I ventured to take the initiative, and still longer before I could find something appropriate to say at the right time.
Grasso no longer hid the knife he carried in his right hand as they moved nearly out of range to a dark, windowless van.
The spidey senses that warned him when a vamp was around calmed until he no longer sensed Jonny.
Now it was no longer a possibility.
The vamp being interrogated no longer smiled.
Our kind tend to live much longer than the average human.
He no longer needed to feel as if he still dwelt in the shadow of Darian's death.
As she turned her head, the spoon distorted her nose, making it look longer and hooked.
Mrs. Marsh was no longer crying.
The job couldn't last much longer, anyway.
A home with bittersweet memories - a home she could no longer have?
When the ache had left her legs numb, and her breath was no longer coming in gasps, they started out again - across sand dunes - up and down.
For everything... for how I handled the police-guy, for making Julie stay just a little bit longer, for chasing off Martha and Quinn...
There was no need for the high-rise quiet Quinn and Howie had required as we were no longer conducting sessions.
Her beautiful eyes no longer sparkled, and he was surprised to find he felt the absence of her warmth and liveliness.
There was a pause, then a longer response: I'm not sure.
Dusty studied him a moment longer, recalling his conversation with the Watcher.
Talon and Dusty no longer fought.
The small car fishtailed around a curve, but she kept up the pace until she no longer saw the man in her rearview mirror.
"It's a much longer story than I have time for," he replied.
Jule hesitated only a moment longer before he cupped her face in his hands and kissed her.
Jule obliged quickly, unwilling to keep the vamp close to his brothers' mates longer than necessary.
The Other no longer smiled and took a step forward, unwilling to move closer to his daughter with the Original Vamp standing between them.
Lightning no longer left her for the clouds.
She was no longer hungry, and she felt energized, fulfilled.
She hesitated only a moment longer before bolting and disappearing up a set of stairs.
She held his hand longer than she should.
I probably could have gone much longer ignoring her.
Tomorrow, when you awake, you will no longer be a slave.
There were no longer demon guards outside her door, maybe because Darkyn knew she couldn't leave.
I'd as soon die here as live much longer among these cruel and heartless people.
Princess Mary could no longer restrain herself and wept while she gazed at his face.
What use will peace be when he is no longer here?
And the people too are quite mutinous--they no longer obey, even my maid has taken to being rude.
No one any longer took notice of Pierre.
It was no longer a battle: it was a continuous slaughter which could be of no avail either to the French or the Russians.
Raevski reported that the troops were firmly holding their ground and that the French no longer ventured to attack.
Prince Andrew could no longer restrain himself and wept tender loving tears for his fellow men, for himself, and for his own and their errors.
The question was no longer whether this was possible, but only which was the better match and how the matter would be regarded at court.
It no longer seemed strange to them but on the contrary it seemed the only thing that could be done, just as a quarter of an hour before it had not seemed strange to anyone that the wounded should be left behind and the goods carted away but that had seemed the only thing to do.
But one has only to observe that hive to realize that there is no longer any life in it.
There are no longer sentinels sounding the alarm with their abdomens raised, and ready to die in defense of the hive.