His silence was worse than his anger.
For several seconds while the young man was taking his place on the step the silence continued.
The Emperor listened in silence, not looking at Michaud.
"Father, why did you do this?" she asked, unable to keep her silence any longer.
Yet his silence said volumes.
When the silence became uncomfortable, she glared at him.
Lisa put shaking fingers to her mouth to silence an involuntary cry.
By mutual agreement, announced to Howie by our silence, no discussion about Julie took place unless initiated by Howie himself.
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 lasted for about a minute.
They rode in silence for a few minutes and finally he looked up.
Silence escorted them to the house.
A rifle cracked, piercing the silence with deadly import.
We sat in silence for nearly an hour, each with his own thoughts.
He fell into silence again for several hours.
She counted the seconds in tense silence, waiting for the sound of an explosion, but the only sound was a car approaching from below.
For a moment she contemplated silence, but what would be the point?
He mulled it over in silence, sipping on his coffee while they all waited for his decision.
Prince Andrew, glancing at Pierre, broke the silence now and then with remarks which showed that he was in a good temper.
Prince Andrew, looking straight in front of him, listened in silence to Pierre's words.
A prolonged and general silence followed.
The Frenchman listened in silence with the same gloomy expression, but suddenly turned to Pierre with a smile.
You can yourself imagine the effect this news has had on me, and your silence increases my astonishment.
"Well, let's go," said Denisov, and rode all the way to the watchhouse in silence and frowning angrily.
In the silence that ensued, the snoring of those who had fallen asleep could be heard.
Pierre unfolded his cold table napkin and, resolving to break the silence, looked at Natasha and at Princess Mary.
There was a long silence and then Señor Medena spoke.
Lisa waited for his reply in tense silence, but his response filled her with equal anger and pain.
Natasha and Princess Mary looked at one another in silence, and the longer they did so without saying what they wanted to say, the greater grew their antipathy to one another.
During one of these moments of awkward silence when Anatole's prominent eyes were gazing calmly and fixedly at her, Natasha, to break the silence, asked him how he liked Moscow.
Ferapontov's wife, who till then had not ceased wailing under the shed, became quiet and with the baby in her arms went to the gate, listening to the sounds and looking in silence at the people.
The silence began to oppress the princess and she tried to catch someone's eye.
With wide-open eyes she gazed at the moonlight and the shadows, expecting every moment to see his dead face, and she felt that the silence brooding over the house and within it held her fast.
An elderly sergeant who had approached the officer while he was giving these explanations had waited in silence for him to finish speaking, but at this point, evidently not liking the officer's remark, interrupted him.
He paced up and down a few times in silence, but his eyes glittered feverishly and his lips quivered as he began speaking.
For some time he stood in silence considering whether he should follow him or go away.
Having inspected the country opposite the Shevardino Redoubt, Napoleon pondered a little in silence and then indicated the spots where two batteries should be set up by the morrow to act against the Russian entrenchments, and the places where, in line with them, the field artillery should be placed.
After a short silence the countess spoke again but this time no one replied.
What's that? asked Anna Pavlovna, securing silence for the mot, which she had heard before.
After a short silence he rose.
And this silence about Dokhturov is the clearest testimony to his merit.
He did not say another word to Petya but rode in silence all the way.
The melancholy silence that followed was broken by the sounds of the children's voices and laughter from the next room.
One, two!..." said Pierre, and a silence followed: "three!" and a rapturously breathless cry of children's voices filled the room.
She ate in silence, wondering how she could manage the hike to the car.
The silence was uncomfortable until he leaned down to kiss her.
What they had witnessed in the last hour required the silence of personal reflection.
Yet it was Spencer who broke the silence first.
The rest of the teamsters joined them and they all waited in silence as the horses approached and drew to an organized halt.
After an awkward silence, she glanced up at him with a mischievous smile.
"Bordeaux," Fritz broke the silence, placing his empty plate on the ground.
He stopped and lifted a hand to silence her.
Silence fell between them and then he finally spoke.
They waited in tense silence as the horses slowly moved on.
A moment of silence preceded Mary's response.
A meadowlark pierced the silence with its sharp whistling song.
When only silence followed, she seemed to feel obligated to explain.
I sensed he'd been chastised to silence by his wife.
A stony silence followed the second playing.
A brief silence followed.
I listened until the silence below was interrupted by conversation and called loudly for the others to come up.
While the hum of the machines broke up the silence of the room, I was making zero progress.
There was a moment of silence, and she could almost see Sondra assessing what to do.
At their silence, another thought hit her.
As silence fell over the courtyard, she opened her eyes.
"Why can't I touch anyone else but you without seeing … horrible things?" she asked as the silence grew uncomfortable.
The other Guardians filed out in silence befitting a funeral.
Silence, and he opened his eyes to find himself kneeling on the NOVA Sector's kitchen floor.
In the long silence that followed, she heard Darian's sobs.
Dustin assessed her in silence for a few seconds, and she had the feeling his sharp gaze missed nothing.
His unfinished question lingered in the silence between them.
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.
After a thick moment of silence, she forced herself to continue.
Silence sits immense upon my soul.
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.
"'I showed them the path to glory, but they did not follow it,'" Prince Andrew continued after a short silence, again quoting Napoleon's words.
Let us talk about you, he added after a silence, smiling at his reassuring thoughts.
The princess, holding her little dog on her lap with her thin bony hands, looked attentively into Prince Vasili's eyes evidently resolved not to be the first to break silence, if she had to wait till morning.
Pierre understood nothing of all this and coloring shyly looked in silence at Princess Anna Mikhaylovna.
Andrew..." she said timidly after a moment's silence, "I have a great favor to ask of you."
Then amidst a dead silence the feeble voice of the commander-in-chief was heard.
Silence fell on the whole squadron.
Prince Andrew broke the silence with his abrupt voice, you were pleased to send me to Captain Tushin's battery.
The diplomatist preserved a mournful silence as he left the drawing room.
Pierre held the hand of his betrothed in silence, looking at her beautiful bosom as it rose and fell.
"If anyone finds this silence inconvenient, let him talk, but I don't want to," he seemed to say.
Petya paced the room in silence for a time.
At first he heard the sound of indifferent voices, then Anna Mikhaylovna's voice alone in a long speech, then a cry, then silence, then both voices together with glad intonations, and then footsteps.
Till the Tsar reached it, each regiment in its silence and immobility seemed like a lifeless body, but as soon as he came up it became alive, its thunder joining the roar of the whole line along which he had already passed.
Some time passed in silence, and then the same joke was repeated.
He listened to the Rhetor in silence, feeling from all he said that his ordeal was about to begin.
All maintained a solemn silence, listening to the words of the President, who held a mallet in his hand.
This silence was broken by one of the brethren, who led Pierre up to the rug and began reading to him from a manuscript book an explanation of all the figures on it: the sun, the moon, a hammer, a plumb line, a trowel, a rough stone and a squared stone, a pillar, three windows, and so on.
After listening a few moments in silence, the count and his attendant convinced themselves that the hounds had separated into two packs: the sound of the larger pack, eagerly giving tongue, began to die away in the distance, the other pack rushed by the wood past the count, and it was with this that Daniel's voice was heard calling ulyulyu.
He went in silence from one corner of the room to the other and again stopped in front of Balashev.
Princess Mary saw Dessalles' embarrassed and astonished look fixed on her father, noticed his silence, and was struck by the fact that her father had forgotten his son's letter on the drawing-room table; but she was not only afraid to speak of it and ask Dessalles the reason of his confusion and silence, but was afraid even to think about it.
Heave away, boys!... but despite their united efforts the wattle hardly moved, and in the silence that followed the heavy breathing of the men was audible.
There was a long silence and then Señor Medena spoke.
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.
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.
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.
There was silence on the line for a half minute.
At her silence, he continued.
There was silence, and she waited.
Familiar coldness and silence washed over her before the quiet was replaced by the storm's furious bellow.
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.
And as he spoke, the other lawmakers listened in silence till the darkness began to fade and the sky grew bright again.
There was a moment of sinister silence, then a multitudinous stirring of the leaves.
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.
But his silence was more eloquent than words.
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 some time.
After a moment's silence Natasha answered: "Yes, ill."
"Dunyasha!" she screamed wildly, and tearing herself out of this silence she ran to the servants' quarters to meet her old nurse and the maidservants who came running toward her.
They danced for a few minutes in comfortable silence, and finally he spoke again.
He accepted the bowl of soup and sipped in silence for a few minutes.
A heavy silence fell, and she met his gaze finally.
They waited in silence while he skinned the fox, then followed the brush a while, and at length turned off into the woods again.