Destiny whimpered for a few moments and then directed her attention to using the spoon to rearrange the potatoes on her plate.
What felt comfortable only moments ago now seemed bold and foolish.
There she sat for a few moments, gasping for breath.
Had her family known the same terror in their last moments of life?
Closing her eyes for a few precious moments, she breathed deeply and let her breath out in a long, relaxing sigh.
After a few moments, he glanced up at her.
The line was silent for a few moments and then Mary let loose with a heavy sigh.
Mary contemplated her soberly for a few moments and then spoke gently.
I took it all in for a few moments and it petrified me!
Brennan took a few moments to reply.
He grunted as he shoved it in front of the door moments before the door bucked under the force of some otherworldly being.
The two spoke for a few moments before Xander bowed his head and walked away.
She cried until she was too tired to cry more and drifted into a vision, reliving the few moments she spent with Jilian.
These were happy images of shared exploits, battlefield victories, and tender moments crying on each other's shoulders as their world grew uglier.
"There are so many moments where I don't think I can do this," she said.
She was silent for a few moments and he thought the conversation was over.
A few moments later, Dickinson Faust stepped into sight.
There were moments when he didn't know what the human side of her was thinking.
It was one of those uncomfortable moments that left her wondering if the odometer was what he was interested in.
All the way to the hospital she kept rehashing the attack and their last moments together.
The words echoed in her head, and she walked blindly for several moments, until the cold burning her lungs made her stop.
Even as he thought of his last moments with Kris, he felt his anger turn to resolve.
They sat dutifully, sharing the pillow, and were calm for several moments before a discreet elbow match broke out between them.
She hesitated, but Talal entered and reappeared several moments later with a small bowl of water.
He could picture her, holding the hem of her gown, climbing onto the chair, perhaps even smiling, before kicking it away, and waiting the few agonizing moments until death took her hand and led her to its darkness.
Edith looked up at the ceiling once more but in a few moments there was only silence.
There was a breath of danger in the very air, and every few moments the earth would shake violently.
The horrible sensation of falling, the darkness and the terrifying noises, proved more than Dorothy could endure and for a few moments the little girl lost consciousness.
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At last the happiest of happy moments arrived.
I used to have time to think, to reflect, my mind and I. We would sit together of an evening and listen to the inner melodies of the spirit, which one hears only in leisure moments when the words of some loved poet touch a deep, sweet chord in the soul that until then had been silent.
The parent will sometimes roll and spin round before you in such a dishabille, that you cannot, for a few moments, detect what kind of creature it is.
He had been working far off in the river meadows all day, and had improved the first moments that he could call his own to visit the home of his fathers and his youth.
It was evident that the more lifeless he seemed at ordinary times, the more impassioned he became in these moments of almost morbid irritation.
Our duty, my dear, is to rectify his mistake, to ease his last moments by not letting him commit this injustice, and not to let him die feeling that he is rendering unhappy those who...