Relief brought a smile to her lips.
It was a relief - at least to a degree.
To her relief, the face was lit up and there was still one bar.
She held her breath while she tugged at the window, letting it out in a sigh of relief when the sash lifted quietly.
Or maybe an expression of relief that she wasn't injured?
It was a relief to stretch out in a restaurant booth.
It's a relief the monster wasn't responsible for Vermont but I'd feel much better if I knew he didn't break into Julie's place.
Relief and fear unleashed within her, and she was hauled once again to her feet.
To her relief, the Black God stood in the center of the storm's eye, bathed in sunlight that touched nothing else.
Relief filtered through her; he hadn't found Jule.
Relief crossed her features.
What she saw amazed her, and her eyes watered, this time out of relief and happiness.
She sighed in relief and rested her head on Damian's shoulder.
Relief made the tears she'd been holding begin to fall.
But the idea he did want her was almost a relief, another sign he was capable of providing at least some form of affection.
The mixed news produced a sense of relief that Martha was, according to Fred, temporarily safe, but she seethed at what she saw as Fitzgerald's vindictiveness at attacking them through the old man.
Relief washed over him once he knew they were safe.
He almost felt relief, knowing he couldn't ever be tempted to read her mind again.
Relief was forefront in Deidre's mind and the acknowledgment she'd gotten damn lucky that the demon lord favored winning deals over killing mates.
It should have been a relief, and it would have been if she had considered it progress.
The sight of Alex on Ed, galloping toward her was as much a relief as it was a surprise.
Relief brought tears to her eyes.
Relief flooded her as she saw the police tape around the area where she'd found the body.
It was dawn, and she breathed a sigh of relief at being safe.
"It.s not hers," he said, relief pouring through him.
Dean had a fleeting sense of relief that Corday hadn't pressed him for Cynthia's address.
The only relief he found came from composing.
Jackson felt more relief than anything.
Brady felt both surprise and some relief as the doc qualified his statement about everyone being dead.
Brady stared at the door to his bedroom, torn between relief and regret.
The smaller airport was a welcome relief from the Philadelphia crowds and the large jet was loaded quickly.
Dean opened his connecting door and found to his relief she had not locked her side.
It would be a relief to turn all that stress over to him.
That's a relief, because I don't have any.
Jim hastened his lagging steps at this assurance of a quick relief from the dark passage.
"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.
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.
The new system prohibited any relief given to the poor outside of a workhouse while simultaneously lowering the quality of the workhouses to discourage the poor from using them except as a last resort.
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.
When her attention was drawn to a marble slab inscribed with the name FLORENCE in relief, she dropped upon the ground as though looking for something, then turned to me with a face full of trouble, and asked, "Were is poor little Florence?"
The child cannot believe that the strongest and wisest of its people have no remedy for its pain, and the hope of relief and the expression of its mother's sympathy while she rubs the bump comforts it.
Their chairs made a scraping noise as the gentlemen who had conferred rose with apparent relief, and began walking up and down, arm in arm, to stretch their legs and converse in couples.