Once she was certain Cade and his guests were comfortable, she retreated to her room with a book.
The four of us retreated to the first floor, amid a rain of questions while he remained upstairs.
I left the phone off the hook, retreated back to the bedroom and with my heart racing, I closed the door behind me.
She retreated to the couch and sat on its arm.
Healing his scars made her feel a familiar sense of exhaustion, and she retreated to the couch in front of the TV, content to doze and recover.
They retreated to the other side of the small room, and he stepped aside.
Hardening, Jenn turned away and retreated through the forest and rocks to the compound.
Sofia retreated to her room, not wanting to fight more with Jake.
She sidestepped him and retreated until the balcony railing trapped her.
Deidre retreated into the hallway and started back towards the stairs.
Cynthia excused herself and retreated to the kitchen, leaving well-meaning Brandon Westlake with a what-did-I-say-wrong look on his sun beaten face.
The Deans retreated to the front porch, allowing Fred and Martha time alone, and Maria to her new chores.
When the sun was up, she retreated from the French doors, troubled by the lost souls and what she did to make Gabriel's life worse, when she'd hoped to make it better.
Darkyn's mate nodded, turned and retreated through the portal back to Hell.
Bottle of wine in one hand, Deidre retreated to her bedroom to pack.
With a deep breath, Wynn turned away and retreated to his office.
Bored, restless, fearful, she retreated to the back of the cave, searching it again for any sort of door or anything that might aid her escape.
He turned and smiled at her, then retreated, lingering at the door to the shower room.
She retreated to the castle, up the back stairwell off limits to everyone but her, and to the warmth of her chamber.
Ully looked at her, even more pale than usual, and she retreated to the castle, worried sick about Toby and Rhyn, even knowing the half-demon could take out half the demons in Hell if he felt like it.
She pushed herself away from the doorframe and retreated to her room, only to find the prisoner's bracelet didn't work.
As she retreated to the safety of her quarters, her gaze was caught by the objects sitting on her bed: a fat sketchbook and pack of drawing pencils.
Cynthia gave their guest a hug and retreated down the hall to the Dean's quarters while Edith climbed the stairs.
When Dean looked up to where Edith Shipton had stood, she had retreated up the stairs.
She slowly retreated and knelt beside Brutus again.
The Mangaboos surrounded them in solid ranks, but left an opening to the doorway of the hall; so the animals slowly retreated until they were driven from the room and out upon the street.
Hearing this apology the Tiger and the Lion stopped lashing their tails and retreated with dignified steps to the side of the Princess.
At night there was never a traveller passed my house, or knocked at my door, more than if I were the first or last man; unless it were in the spring, when at long intervals some came from the village to fish for pouts--they plainly fished much more in the Walden Pond of their own natures, and baited their hooks with darkness--but they soon retreated, usually with light baskets, and left "the world to darkness and to me," and the black kernel of the night was never profaned by any human neighborhood.
We finally retreated without doing any mischief--returned to sleep and "Gondibert."
Kutuzov wrote that the Russians had not retreated a step, that the French losses were much heavier than ours, and that he was writing in haste from the field of battle before collecting full information.
Lanskoy informed the commander-in-chief that the army supplies were for the most part stored along the Oka in the Tula and Ryazan provinces, and that if they retreated on Nizhni the army would be separated from its supplies by the broad river Oka, which cannot be crossed early in winter.