Carmen had always looked forward to evening when Alex returned from work, but she was doubly relieved for the evening hours now.
As he absorbed her words, his expression went from tense to relieved, and then on to something sweet and sad.
Their efforts relieved her of concern about the ceremony.
He looked relieved and reached up, pulling a leaf from her hair.
The idea that Brandon felt relieved wasn't all that flattering - or comforting, for that matter.
No, but I sure feel relieved, don't you?
She straightened, relieved with her decision.
I was as relieved as a school kid passing a final.
While she sounded relieved, there was a chill in the air like opening the door, expecting warm sunshine and forgetting it's December.
"It's yours," Dusty said, somewhat relieved to have a little more help.
She smiled at his reply, relieved, then texted Dusty.
She crept in and turned on a light, relieved when it worked.
She wasn't sure what she expected from him, but she was relieved to see he was neither angry nor sad.
She retreated to the patio and fled into the house, relieved when the sun was gone.
He appeared relieved, and she felt guilty.
Deidre looked behind her, expecting to see Darkyn behind her and relieved that he wasn't.
"Okay," she said, relieved the danger was passed.
Dean wasn't anxious for Westlake to pursue the conversation and was relieved that the subject apparently held no interest for him.
This seemed to satisfy the official, who was obviously embarrassed over the entire debacle and infinitely relieved that at least half their problem was solved without any accusatory newspaper headlines.
Gabriel checked Cora's thoughts, relieved to find her clean and started down the line.
When she awoke, she was relieved but tired.
Disgusted, she was also relieved there was no pain.
Deidre was relieved to see the Immortal script, until she saw it wasn't Gabriel's name on her back.
Somewhat relieved, she read his biography, impressed by his clientele, who ranged from heads of countries around the world to the richest families on the planet.
She frowned, and he couldn't tell if she were more disappointed or relieved at his news.
For the first time in three weeks, she felt safe and relieved as she looked around the tiny room that had been hers when she first arrived.
Katie had never been so relieved to feel the chill of the shadow world!
Kiera watched them, somewhat relieved not to be the center of attention any longer.
She gave a nervous wave, watching for his reaction and relieved when he offered a warm smile.
He was quickly measured and fitted and rejoined the others, relieved of a few more dollars.
Ryland looked relieved that the shiner was the extent of his injuries.
Carmen dressed in the nicest slacks that she owned and was relieved to discover that Alex and Katie were both dressed casually.
Katie looked relieved, but Carmen's stomach took an uncomfortable lurch.
Though troubled, she felt somewhat relieved at not having to keep the secrets alone anymore.
As sorry as she felt for all those who died, she felt relieved knowing she had the Horsemen and not Greenie or anyone who might inflict this level of damage to the country.
During this time Jim struggled frantically, all his legs kicking the air; but on finding himself in his former position the horse said, in a relieved tone of voice:
Then the Wizard entered, and his presence relieved the boy's embarrassment.
Helen and I spent the summer of 1888 with Mrs. Hopkins at her home in Brewster, Mass., where she kindly relieved me a part of the time, of the care of Helen.
When the fairies heard this, they were greatly relieved and came forth from their hiding-places, confessed their fault, and asked their master's forgiveness.
I have heard of a man lost in the woods and dying of famine and exhaustion at the foot of a tree, whose loneliness was relieved by the grotesque visions with which, owing to bodily weakness, his diseased imagination surrounded him, and which he believed to be real.
"Dear-est!" she repeated, and began sobbing, with tears that relieved her soul.
At the summit of the hill they stopped with the icon; the men who had been holding it up by the linen bands attached to it were relieved by others, the chanters relit their censers, and service began.