There was no sign of anyone.
There was no sign of anyone else about.
She showed no sign of life until he locked the door behind them.
He was alone, and as he alighted from his vehicle carrying his cardboard sign, he spotted them.
His light was off, a sign he'd been sleeping too hard to notice someone come in.
At the foot of the stairs was a sign reading:
With his left hand he drew Bagration toward him, and with his right, on which he wore a ring, he made the sign of the cross over him with a gesture evidently habitual, offering his puffy cheek, but Bagration kissed him on the neck instead.
But the idea he did want her was almost a relief, another sign he was capable of providing at least some form of affection.
Cynthia noticed him picking at his fingers, a sure sign he was a bundle of nerves.
Helen remained motionless through them all, not once showing the least sign that she realized what was going on.
It's a sign of the ultimate respect.
It has no border guards, only a sign identifying when one has entered Liechtenstein.
She twilled a lock of her hair, a sure sign of nervousness.
When you're done frolicking, I need Alex to sign this.
Prince Andrew, who had evidently wished to tone down the awkwardness of Pierre's remarks, rose and made a sign to his wife that it was time to go.
The commander-in-chief made a sign that the men should continue to march at ease, and he and all his suite showed pleasure at the sound of the singing and the sight of the dancing soldier and the gay and smartly marching men.
Before the guns an artillery sentry was pacing up and down; he stood at attention when the officer arrived, but at a sign resumed his measured, monotonous pacing.
That's a sign of a good harvest next year.
The words were the first sign of something very, very wrong.
Her breath caught as she gazed at him, and she looked for any sign he was still angry at her.
Deidre wasn't certain if there was any affection for his daughter, though his persistence in healing her was a sign of either care or obligation.
Pump gas and sign baseball cards?
He looked around to make sure he hadn't missed anything else that might give him a sign as to what Darkyn was doing by killing off an Ancient Immortal.
The very fact that we have debated in recent years whether we can use torture to get information that will save lives is a sign of the effects of civilization.
Well, I must confess, I do not like the sign-language, and I do not think it would be of much use to the deaf-blind.
And if Pierre was often struck by Andrew's lack of capacity for philosophical meditation (to which he himself was particularly addicted), he regarded even this not as a defect but as a sign of strength.
God is my witness," and she made the sign of the cross, "I love her so much, and all of you, only Vera...
He even produced a notebook, a sure sign of expanding curiosity.
I tried hard to teach her my sign language, but she was dull and inattentive.
She noticed this at once and made the sign for it.
Then she took the other ball and made her sign for LARGE by spreading both hands over it.
Then he made a sign to someone, and the torturing pain in his abdomen caused Prince Andrew to lose consciousness.
A Cleveland mother had reported an infant child was taken from his crib while napping yet when Howie was able to enter the location before and during the alleged time, there was no sign of the child.
He glared down at her, looking for some sign of the woman he'd thought she was.
But he showed no sign of life as he took up his position in his corner, and desperation crept through her.
He stared into Darian's gold eyes, seeking some sign of the man he'd known.
He tilted his head in a sign of genuine curiosity.
Then in Jersey I made up a cardboard sign saying I was doing it for the homeless.
"Let's all sign it," Cynthia said when she'd finished, and each added a signature.
I saw a sign back in Kansas last month.
To make matters worse, half of Bird Song's guests who passed by congratulated him on the debate, a sure sign they hadn't been there.
At the first sign of real trouble, those who weren't had begun to show their true allegiances.
It was the sign it was time to resign, for her power was nearly gone.
Finding that there was, she turned to me, making the sign of turning a key and pointing to the bag.
I made her understand, by pointing to a trunk in the hall and to myself and nodding my head, that I had a trunk, and then made the sign that she had used for eating, and nodded again.
She made the "c-a," then stopped and thought, and making the sign for eating and pointing downward she pushed me toward the door, meaning that I must go downstairs for some cake.
She kept going to the door, as if she expected some one, and every now and then she would touch her cheek, which is her sign for her mother, and shake her head sadly.
When she spells "milk," she points to the mug, and when she spells "mug," she makes the sign for pouring or drinking, which shows that she has confused the words.
Taking the bullet she made her habitual sign for SMALL--that is, by pinching a little bit of the skin of one hand.
The deaf child who has only the sign language of De l'Epee is an intellectual Philip Nolan, an alien from all races, and his thoughts are not the thoughts of an Englishman, or a Frenchman, or a Spaniard.
But, don't be uneasy, he added, noticing that the count was beginning to breathe heavily and quickly which was always a sign of approaching anger.
Anna Mikhaylovna made a hurried sign with her eyes, glancing at the sick man's hand and moving her lips as if to send it a kiss.
Princess Mary, supporting her sister-in-law, still looked with her beautiful eyes full of tears at the door through which Prince Andrew had gone and made the sign of the cross in his direction.
"If we live we shall see," replied Bilibin, his face again becoming smooth as a sign that the conversation was at an end.
Prince Bagration bowed his head in sign of assent and approval.
Prince Bagration bowed his head as a sign that this was exactly what he had desired and expected.
This simultaneous discussion of many topics did not prevent a clear understanding but on the contrary was the surest sign that they fully understood one another.
The man who explains the movement of the locomotive by the smoke that is carried back has noticed that the wheels do not supply an explanation and has taken the first sign that occurs to him and in his turn has offered that as an explanation.
No judge would sign a search warrant on the place where he lived in California either.
The damn thing might as well had a sign on it, saying, hey, coppers, here I am!
There was no sign of mayhem in the vehicle although a restraint was bolted to the rear floor.
The first sign of trouble, you'll be evac'd.
The dark sky stretched far overhead, no sign of morning yet visible.
"There's a man on the corner with a sign saying the world is going to end, but the sign's dated last year," Jule said.
Her mate hesitated then lowered his head, nudging her gently in return in a sign that he wasn't too angry with her.
Even Bird Song's gilded front sign, advertising the bed and breakfast, had been washed of a year's dust from the unpaved side street.
"Sign the buck," he said.
A sign informed them that they were entering the Canyon Creek Stewardship Project.
Dusk crept up the canyon as he slowed his pace, searching for a sign in the gathering darkness below.
There was no sign of Fitzgerald, Lydia Larkin, the jailer, or Fred O'Connor.
After all, it has connected hundreds of millions of people and shows no sign of stopping until everyone is connected.
The only sign of life was a slight wriggling of his tail.
Now, if words and images come to me without effort, it is a pretty sure sign that they are not the offspring of my own mind, but stray waifs that I regretfully dismiss.
Indeed, at one time it was believed that the best way for them to communicate was through systematized gestures, the sign language invented by the Abbe de l'Epee.
She noticed that one of the puppies was much smaller than the others, and she spelled "small," making the sign at the same time, and I said "very small."
Should we sign it from Bird Song?
She was most pleased to know her bones had been identified and the effort the Deans put forth to accomplish this was a further, if now unneeded, sign of their love.
The limestone and marble foyer was lined with artifacts, a sign of Tamer's passion for all things ancient.
It was a sign that her power was weakening, just like the cracking of the sky in the underworld's dome.
"The auditor wrote out a petition for you," continued Tushin, "and you ought to sign it and ask this gentleman to take it.
But the oaks show no sign yet.
I want him! said Natasha, with glittering eyes and no sign of a smile.
The day before the count was to return, Sonya noticed that Natasha sat by the drawing-room window all the morning as if expecting something and that she made a sign to an officer who drove past, whom Sonya took to be Anatole.
She was evidently unable to speak and made a sign with her hands that they should leave her alone.
He not only showed no sign of constraint or self-reproach on account of his outburst that morning, but, on the contrary, tried to reassure Balashev.
"But a large number of monasteries and churches is always a sign of the backwardness of a people," said Napoleon, turning to Caulaincourt for appreciation of this remark.
He took this as a sign of approval and a confirmation of his thoughts, and after a few minutes' reflection continued to think aloud.
Natasha was so used to this kind of talk with her husband that for her it was the surest sign of something being wrong between them if Pierre followed a line of logical reasoning.
Deidre took it as a sign he was passing on the subject.
Surprised, she sought some sign he was testing her or baiting her again.
There was no sign that anyone had preceded them this far.
She looked at the sign again and stepped forward.
Gabriel had stayed with her for hours without showing any sign he was ready to leave.
When the sun had entirely emerged from the fog, and fields and mist were aglow with dazzling light--as if he had only awaited this to begin the action--he drew the glove from his shapely white hand, made a sign with it to the marshals, and ordered the action to begin.
Who'd stopped because she asked him and showed some sign of yielding to their bond, if not to her.
Darkyn wasn't happy, but Deidre wasn't scared, a sign Gabriel took as good.
The girl tapped his arm then held up three fingers, the sign she'd made to mean Wynn.
This the Wizard placed underneath his hat and made a mystic sign above it.
If I wanted my mother to make ice-cream for dinner I made the sign for working the freezer and shivered, indicating cold.
Martha raised her hand in a sign of peace.
Of course, she could have used sign language, but that would have been distracting - and it wouldn't have been as personal.
Though he did not speak, Princess Mary saw and knew how unpleasant every sign of anxiety on his account was to him.