Jonathan was silent so long on the way home that Alex prodded him for a reason.
Gabriel prodded her thoughts.
Weller prodded him further to the shadows beyond before he answered.
Brady prodded at her silence.
Cynthia gently prodded the woman until Edith Shipton began to relate her story, speaking in almost a monotone.
"You here just to visit?" he prodded at the Watcher's silence.
Linda prodded, handing her the plate going around.
"Do I?" she prodded at his silence.
"And?" she prodded when he fell quiet.
"Where's your master?" she prodded at his silence.
The first guard to reach them prodded him with a sword.
"Am I right?" he prodded at her silence.
Another prodded his horse with the butt end of a musket, and Pierre, bending over his saddlebow and hardly able to control his shying horse, galloped ahead of the soldiers where there was a free space.
The shouts of her pursuers prodded him, and he gave chase.
Her face was cold but her plump lips were warm, soft, her lips parting for him before he prodded them apart.