Her spirits did a roller coaster as she desperately watched his retreating back, and then comprehended his words.
"Hard to tell," Bordeaux mused, still watching the retreating troop.
She watched his retreating back and knew there would be little sleep for her tonight.
The words weren't out of my mouth when we heard his door open and footsteps retreating down the hall.
When we'd finished, he remained with the women instead of retreating upstairs.
He took her arm and led her to the couch, retreating to the kitchen for more cookies, water, and a bottle of painkillers.
"You have no fear," Jonny said, his sharp gaze on the retreating vamp.
She snagged a jar of Jif and a spoon, retreating to her library.
She gave him another smile and turned away, retreating through the black portal.
Then, a wave to the dust of the retreating vehicle.
Neither a hero nor a Good Samaritan, Wynn found himself retreating to the far wall, in case the worst-case scenario happened, and one of the powerful creatures decided to act.
Alex opened the passenger door and climbed into the car, his attention equally divided between the retreating figure and Carmen.
She followed them and set her cocoa down on the counter, grabbing the whiskey and retreating with the intent of drinking herself to sleep.
She considered retreating but suspected that would draw the attention of the men focused on the battle.
"What was that all about?" he asked, looking over his shoulder at her retreating form.
Clouds from the retreating storm looked like a triumphant army, hauling away its ordinance for another engagement—with only white-gray stragglers tagging behind.
The forms were getting braver, darting out from the trees and then retreating when she flashed the light in that direction.
He stepped away from her, retreating to the bedroom area.
Instead of retreating into the forest—the way they'd come—he walked behind a boulder and started up a set of long, shallow steps leading up the mountain.
Dean retrieved his car and fought his way out of town on roads thick with retreating commuters.
Watching his retreating back, it occurred to her once again that she might lose him over moral issues.
But he couldn't know that the fear was retreating further with each minute.
Taran turned on his heel, retreating into the squat building once more.
She stared at his retreating back, relief mingling with a new ache.
With that, he stepped off the porch and strode to his car, leaving her staring open mouthed at his retreating back.
Retreating to the center of the room, she tried to think instead of outright panicking.
Aretas retired from Judaea; and Aristobulus pursued the retreating army.
Near Peterwardein a great battle was fought, in which the Austrians completely routed the Turks; pursuing their advantage they took Temesvar and overran the Banat; in 1717 they captured Belgrade, the Turks retreating to Adrianople.
In front of them rows of gray cloaks were already visible through the smoke, and an officer catching sight of Bagration rushed shouting after the crowd of retreating soldiers, ordering them back.
The French, retreating in 1812--though according to tactics they should have separated into detachments to defend themselves--congregated into a mass because the spirit of the army had so fallen that only the mass held the army together.