There was a moment of silence, but he didn't release her.
Gosh Alex, didn't you realize that all this silence was already troubling me?
They sipped their coffee in silence for a few minutes and then Señor Medena spoke.
The ride back was quiet, but the silence was a comfortable one, only becoming awkward when they reached the door of his house.
The silence was uncomfortable until he leaned down to kiss her.
His silence was worse than his anger.
An uncomfortable silence surrounded them for a while as Rachel diced tomatoes and Adrienne chopped the lettuce.
Silence, then finally Brandon answered in a controlled voice.
The rest of the teamsters joined them and they all waited in silence as the horses approached and drew to an organized halt.
"Bordeaux," Fritz broke the silence, placing his empty plate on the ground.
Yet his silence said volumes.
A moment of silence preceded Mary's response.
They ate in silence then, enjoying the tranquility of mother natures' work around them.
They ate in silence until he finally turned a concerned gaze on her.
Beware of the ghost in the night that comes a creeping with cat's-paw silence into your bedroom to steal you away!
We sat in silence for nearly an hour, each with his own thoughts.
By mutual agreement, announced to Howie by our silence, no discussion about Julie took place unless initiated by Howie himself.
At her silence, he continued.
Silence fell, and the scent of blood and fire wafted into the garage.
There was silence, and she waited.
He accepted the bowl of soup and sipped in silence for a few minutes.
They drove in silence north again, towards the ancient site.
She pushed their energies away self-consciously at the sudden silence and sets of eyes gazing at her.
"I'll assume by your silence you're still not talking," Jule said.
Sofia's words freed them from deep within his mind, and Dusty's hammering at the facts made it impossible for him to silence them as he wanted to.
He fell into silence again for several hours.
Blackness engulfed them on every side, and in breathless silence they waited for the fall to end and crush them against jagged rocks or for the earth to close in on them again and bury them forever in its dreadful depths.
Instead of opposing him in this they stood back in silence until he had made a good-sized hole in the barrier, when by order of the Princess they all sprang forward and thrust out their sharp thorns.
The Gargoyles had backed away a distance when they heard the sound of talking, for although our friends had spoken in low tones their words seemed loud in the silence surrounding them.
And as he spoke, the other lawmakers listened in silence till the darkness began to fade and the sky grew bright again.
The Obama administration is leading a global effort to deploy 'shadow' Internet and mobile phone systems that dissidents can use to undermine repressive governments that seek to silence them by censoring or shutting down telecommunications networks.
Gradually I got used to the silence and darkness that surrounded me and forgot that it had ever been different, until she came--my teacher--who was to set my spirit free.
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.
Gradually, however, I got used to the silence and darkness that surrounded me, and forgot that it had ever been day.
What everybody echoes or in silence passes by as true to-day may turn out to be falsehood to-morrow, mere smoke of opinion, which some had trusted for a cloud that would sprinkle fertilizing rain on their fields.
Or suppose he comes from reading a Greek or Latin classic in the original, whose praises are familiar even to the so-called illiterate; he will find nobody at all to speak to, but must keep silence about it.
At length the old hound burst into view with muzzle to the ground, and snapping the air as if possessed, and ran directly to the rock; but, spying the dead fox, she suddenly ceased her hounding as if struck dumb with amazement, and walked round and round him in silence; and one by one her pups arrived, and, like their mother, were sobered into silence by the mystery.
The silence lasted for about a minute.
Napoleon rode over the plain and surveyed the locality with a profound air and in silence, nodded with approval or shook his head dubiously, and without communicating to the generals around him the profound course of ideas which guided his decisions merely gave them his final conclusions in the form of commands.
She wrote that the last unfortunate events-- the loss of almost the whole of the Rostovs' Moscow property--and the countess' repeatedly expressed wish that Nicholas should marry Princess Bolkonskaya, together with his silence and coldness of late, had all combined to make her decide to release him from his promise and set him completely free.