Brady stared at the door to his bedroom, torn between relief and regret.
"It.s not hers," he said, relief pouring through him.
Dean opened his connecting door and found to his relief she had not locked her side.
All the time I was preparing for the great ordeal, I could not suppress an inward fear and trembling lest I should fail, and now it is an unspeakable relief to know that I have passed the examinations with credit.
"I believe we will soon follow her," announced the Wizard, in a tone of great relief; "for I know something about the magic of the fairyland that is called the Land of Oz.
I sensed his relief as he assumed now the game, as he called it, was finished.
Dean had a fleeting sense of relief that Corday hadn't pressed him for Cynthia's address.
In a speech to the House of Representatives at this same time, Congressman Davy Crockett told the story of getting chewed out by a constituent for voting for a $20,000 emergency relief bill for the homeless in a city just wiped out by a fire.
Some relief trickled through her to know that his hatred of past-Deidre wasn't the only reason he'd offered her the undesirable arrangement.
To her relief, she still had a few hours to sneak out and make it to the airport.
Rainy nodded, a look of relief crossing his features, and Damian saw his mind was on his Natural ward, Traci.
Truth be known, he felt a small measure of relief, at least until he opened the mail to a flurry of bills.
A new sensation of comfort and relief came over him when, seeing these girls, he realized the existence of other human interests entirely aloof from his own and just as legitimate as those that occupied him.
In spite of the disaster of her revelation, a wave of relief passed over me.
I rocked back in my chair, feeling a strange relief but unable to fathom the source.
Relief filtered through her; he hadn't found Jule.
She was his only relief, and the visions threatened to consume her.
She didn't miss the look of relief that crossed Pierre's face and suspected he'd been threatened with a reassignment for shooting her.
A trickle of relief went through him as he realized he was able to fix one of the many issues he faced.
She nodded, relief on her face, and he turned away from his injured brother.
Relief washed over him, and he instantly relaxed, hopeful.
She was embarrassed by her relief that he hadn't truly left her, only revealed who he was.
She couldn't see what he was doing, but she saw with relief he was alive.
She let out a sigh of relief when Dean identified himself.
In a way that was a relief, and yet it was a sad thought.
You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.
Try to weep, nothing gives such relief as tears.
"It would be a relief," thought she, "if I ventured to confide what I am feeling to someone.
His face expressed the relief of relaxed strain felt by a man who means to rest after a ceremony.
It was as if the minds of these morally exhausted men found relief in everyday, commonplace occurrences.
Prince Andrew sighed with relief, smiled, and held out his hand.
Again he embraced and kissed Prince Andrew, but before the latter had left the room Kutuzov gave a sigh of relief and went on with his unfinished novel, Les Chevaliers du Cygne by Madame de Genlis.
Pierre glanced round at the speaker and saw that it was a soldier who was trying to find some relief after what had been done, but was not able to do so.
Then, as Thiers eloquently recounts, he ordered his soldiers to be paid in forged Russian money which he had prepared: Raising the use of these means by an act worthy of himself and of the French army, he let relief be distributed to those who had been burned out.
Relief trickled through her to see him alive.
And each visitor, though politeness prevented his showing impatience, left the old woman with a sense of relief at having performed a vexatious duty and did not return to her the whole evening.
He knew what a shock he would inflict on his father and mother by the news of this loss, he knew what a relief it would be to escape it all, and felt that Dolokhov knew that he could save him from all this shame and sorrow, but wanted now to play with him as a cat does with a mouse.
Having once more entered into the definite conditions of this regimental life, Rostov felt the joy and relief a tired man feels on lying down to rest.
Those who were conscious raised themselves or lifted their thin yellow faces, and all looked intently at Rostov with the same expression of hope, of relief, reproach, and envy of another's health.
They satisfied that eternal human need for hope of relief, for sympathy, and that something should be done, which is felt by those who are suffering.
Relief flooded her, and she flung her arms around his neck.