Only an occasional sound of brush being pushed aside indicated he was still behind her.
She inclined her head to indicate the endless sand, broken only by an occasional yucca or chickweed.
The only sound was the muffled sound of hooves in the sand and the occasional clink of a harness.
Other than occasional attempts to draw him out, she respected his privacy.
For the next week she cautiously accepted his occasional displays of affection.
We'd learned to accommodate one another's quirks with no more than a raised eyebrow.
By mutual agreement with both Daniel Brennan and Merrill Cooms, our conversations are reduced to an occasional call, for security sake.
The horizon was full of peaks like the teeth of a saw, so numerous as to be nearly indistinguishable from one another, except for the occasional spike that rose above its companions.
It was on these byways that Dean opted to travel, rolling along the river with the down of cottonwoods filling the air like a winter snowstorm, past the occasional farm house, fields, and ever-present vista of mountains wrapping around him.
He honored nothing but laws from the time-before-time, deals he made and the occasional Demon Laws, which he authored.
He went one-by-one, checking the minds of each with the occasional glance across to Rhyn and Andre, who were speaking quietly.
Her presence reduced Cynthia's domestic chores and eliminated the need for Dean and Fred to pick up more than the occasional dust rag.
They glided past snow-covered fields and occasional farmhouses, drifting smoke from their chimneys skyward and adding a hint of wood smoke to the crisp winter air.
The only sound Sarah had made throughout the ordeal was an occasional sniff, as she attempted to wipe away the product of her distress with the back of her hand.
Jackson and Elisabeth spent many evenings outdoors lying on the frigid ground, stargazing, pointing out the constellations, and anticipating the occasional falling star.
Receipts were attached to all reports, mostly for inexpensive meals and an occasional beer or two.
He could spot the rider now and again with occasional glances and by counting off the seconds between points they both passed, knew he was gaining, if ever so slowly.
With the exception of an occasional remark or look, her daughters obeyed.
The rain was still coming down hard and there were occasional rumbles of thunder.
An occasional sharp high bark soon revealed the source as a little gray squirrel.
The forest floor was rocky, with occasional yellow flowers and some kind of ground cover with tiny blue flowers.
By Darian's occasional laugh and the hungry fire in Xander's features, they enjoyed killing.
An occasional Argentine steamer visits these ports in the interests of colonists.
Besides some occasional references in the text, only a few more of the general works dealing with the distribution of birds can here be mentioned.
In the open space between the clouds and the black, bubbling sea far beneath, could be seen an occasional strange bird winging its way swiftly through the air.
My studies for the first year were English history, English literature, German, Latin, arithmetic, Latin composition and occasional themes.
She is a good talker on the little occasional affairs of life.
However much we may admire the orator's occasional bursts of eloquence, the noblest written words are commonly as far behind or above the fleeting spoken language as the firmament with its stars is behind the clouds.
But since I left those shores the woodchoppers have still further laid them waste, and now for many a year there will be no more rambling through the aisles of the wood, with occasional vistas through which you see the water.
The enemy's guns were in his fancy not guns but pipes from which occasional puffs were blown by an invisible smoker.
Rostov, smoking his pipe and turning his head about as the water trickled down his neck, listened inattentively, with an occasional glance at Ilyin, who was pressing close to him.