We hadn't spoken in several weeks.
I've spoken with Cooms, a few times.
She knew what the answer was, but hadn't spoken it.
Struck by something else, she removed her sunglasses and eyed Jake, saying, You know, you haven't spoken to me more than to say hello in two years.
His words were spoken with an unusual amount of venom.
Those were the last words spoken as I turned out the light.
"A deal is as much about the spoken terms as the unspoken ones," he replied with a predatory smile.
The words were familiar, the same words he'd spoken to Dusty thousands of years ago, when he'd discovered the youth who was not yet a man on a slave trader's block, bloodied and weeping for the family he'd just lost.
I haven't spoken to her.
Carmen had already spoken to Mums about it.
"Spoken like someone on the other end of the equation," she said, offended by his casual dismissal.
Kisolm has already spoken to your father.
She heard several different languages spoken before those she passed fell silent.
They hadn't spoken of the possibility of Cynthia's pregnancy since the topic was first mentioned.
On many occasions, she'd seen the duplicity and cold manipulation he'd spoken of.
Has he spoken to you of going away? she asked.
It was the first words spoken to him by the sharp-tongued woman since the prior Tuesday evening when she'd first purchased the letters.
Her face felt hot when she thought of how she had spoken of him.
While Merrill Cooms knew there were five of us and had spoken to each, we'd never identified which one of us held the gift.
Have you spoken to Howie about this?
Yes, Pumpkin had been there and Westlake had spoken to him briefly.
He definitely never would've spoken to her like this, as if … …as if he was Death and she was not.
She turned around, amazed by the fact that he had spoken while he was awake.
He hadn't spoken to Edith Shipton since her husband's accident and felt, as the host of Bird Song, he owed the woman some sort of condolence.
Dean hadn't spoken to Jake Weller in nearly two weeks when he gave the law man a call.
Gabriel had spoken of immortality, but Jackson had not given much thought to it, until hearing these words.
She'd never spoken of them to anyone, not since being granted access to a file only a handful of people in the country had access to.
"What?" she asked, startled by another repeat of the words her Guardian had spoken to her.
Her last words to him had been spoken in anger.
The detective's knock was answered by a woman who introduced herself as Janice Riley, the neighbor he had spoken to on the phone.
Hardly had they spoken these words when the door opened and Arion himself stood before them.
Their language is the memory of the language they hear spoken in their homes.
Many are the travellers I have spoken concerning them, describing their tracks and what calls they answered to.
Prince Vasili kept the promise he had given to Princess Drubetskaya who had spoken to him on behalf of her only son Boris on the evening of Anna Pavlovna's soiree.
My father has not spoken to me of a suitor, but has only told me that he has received a letter and is expecting a visit from Prince Vasili.
Behind Kutuzov, at a distance that allowed every softly spoken word to be heard, followed some twenty men of his suite.
But now that Kutuzov had spoken to the gentleman ranker, he addressed him with the cordiality of an old friend.
When everybody rose to go, Helene who had spoken very little all the evening again turned to Boris, asking him in a tone of caressing significant command to come to her on Tuesday.
It seemed as if from some words Boris had spoken that evening about the Prussian army, Helene had suddenly found it necessary to see him.
"Really?" said Pierre, gazing over his spectacles with curiosity and seriousness (for which Princess Mary was specially grateful to him) into Ivanushka's face, who, seeing that she was being spoken about, looked round at them all with crafty eyes.
At the time of the meeting at Tilsit he asked the names of those who had come with Napoleon and about the uniforms they wore, and listened attentively to words spoken by important personages.
Whatever was spoken of he would bring round to the superstitiousness of old maids, or the petting and spoiling of children.
He asked his sister to forgive him for not having told her of his resolve when he had last visited Bald Hills, though he had spoken of it to his father.
Later on she recalled how she had asked her father to let her go to the dressing room to rearrange her dress, that Helene had followed her and spoken laughingly of her brother's love, and that she again met Anatole in the little sitting room.
"Natasha," said she, "you asked me not to speak to you, and I haven't spoken, but now you yourself have begun.
After those involuntary words--that if he were free he would have asked on his knees for her hand and her love--uttered at a moment when she was so strongly agitated, Pierre never spoke to Natasha of his feelings; and it seemed plain to her that those words, which had then so comforted her, were spoken as all sorts of meaningless words are spoken to comfort a crying child.
He recalled all the words spoken at that first meeting with Potemkin.
One of the visitors, usually spoken of as "a man of great merit," having described how he had that day seen Kutuzov, the newly chosen chief of the Petersburg militia, presiding over the enrollment of recruits at the Treasury, cautiously ventured to suggest that Kutuzov would be the man to satisfy all requirements.
Some of the generals, in low tones and in a strain very different from the way they had spoken during the council, communicated something to their commander-in-chief.
Afterwards when he recalled those thoughts Pierre was convinced that someone outside himself had spoken them, though the impressions of that day had evoked them.
The spoken word is silver but the unspoken is golden.
He did not repeat to himself with a sickening feeling of shame the words he had spoken, or say: "Oh, why did I not say that?" and, "Whatever made me say 'Je vous aime'?"
I've spoken to the school and you can take the bus from there.
The words were spoken softly, but the gun in Davis' hand was convincing.
The single word spoken by Davis held a tone that silenced Royce like a slap to the mouth.
I regretted the words as soon as I'd spoken; suggesting a lie to cover a larger one.
He's never spoken on the phone; it's only Julie's word and I'm sure she'd retract anything she said earlier.
They'd had a falling out a few hundred years before and hadn't spoken since.
She'd not spoken a word since they'd left the road.
She touched his lips, not knowing whether he was awake enough to know he had spoken aloud.
It was very traumatic for Donnie and he hasn't spoken since.
Edith still hadn't spoken, but clung to Donnie's hand.
He's never even spoken to Claire that I know of.
He has spoken to me in whispers, in the dark of the night, how waves of guilt over our relationship are with him every waking moment, and yet he loves me so as to risk all for my embrace.
"She already said yes," Janet answered, gesturing toward Cynthia as if to say, the boss has spoken, mind your own business.
He checked in daily with the soft-spoken woman he'd nicknamed Angel.
She was too upset to remember much of what was said and she'd not spoken directly with Norfolk since that first call.
She had scarcely spoken the words then she suddenly disappeared from the cave, and with her went the kitten.
She got the language from the language itself, and this is, next to hearing the language spoken, the way for any one to get a foreign tongue, more vital and, in the end, easier than our schoolroom method of beginning with the grammar.
It is a clumsy and unsatisfactory way of receiving communication, useless when Miss Sullivan or some one else who knows the manual alphabet is present to give Miss Keller the spoken words of others.
It is not enough even to be able to speak the language of that nation by which they are written, for there is a memorable interval between the spoken and the written language, the language heard and the language read.
However much we may admire the orator's occasional bursts of eloquence, the noblest written words are commonly as far behind or above the fleeting spoken language as the firmament with its stars is behind the clouds.
I am glad I have spoken out fully.
"All I can say, General," said he with a pleasant elegance of expression and intonation that obliged one to listen to each deliberately spoken word.
Perhaps I ought not to have spoken before them, but I am not a diplomatist.
He had often before, during the last six weeks, remained alone with her, but had never spoken to her of love.
He was breathless with agitation, his face was red, and when he heard some French spoken he at once began speaking to the officers, addressing first one, then another.
Those speeches were intended for quite other conditions, they were for the most part to be spoken at a moment of victory and triumph, generally when he was dying of wounds and the sovereign had thanked him for heroic deeds, and while dying he expressed the love his actions had proved.
Now I have spoken that terrible word to myself all has become clear.
During these wanderings, Pierre noticed that he was spoken of now as the "Seeker," now as the "Sufferer," and now as the "Postulant," to the accompaniment of various knockings with mallets and swords.
You write that in Petersburg he is spoken of as one of the most active, cultivated, and capable of the young men.
"As soon as Napoleon's interpreter had spoken," says Thiers, "the Cossack, seized by amazement, did not utter another word, but rode on, his eyes fixed on the conqueror whose fame had reached him across the steppes of the East.
I've spoken to him.
Sometimes Pierre, struck by the meaning of his words, would ask him to repeat them, but Platon could never recall what he had said a moment before, just as he never could repeat to Pierre the words of his favorite song: native and birch tree and my heart is sick occurred in it, but when spoken and not sung, no meaning could be got out of it.
At the Troitsa monastery they had spoken of the past, and he had told her that if he lived he would always thank God for his wound which had brought them together again, but after that they never spoke of the future.
He has spoken? she repeated.
It was nice to hear English spoken without a Spanish accent.
They must have been close, and yet, to the best of her memory, Alex had not spoken of Gerald.
It had been several days since I'd spoken to them.
While his form was large enough to be a man the size of Damian's Guardians, his voice was terrified and gravelly, as if he hadn't ever spoken to anyone.
She saw the thaw from the cactus daring anyone to touch him to the man she'd spoken to on the phone.
"Smart," he repeated, even though she hadn't spoken it.
He hadn't spoken or drawn weapons on her.
He'd spoken to his sisters in depth and learned quickly just how different she was, their tales ranging from those that ought to anger him to those that amused him.
"I'm sorry to see you leave," Dean answered, "but I wish you'd spoken to us before making arrangements with someone else."
His words were spoken with sarcasm, but not for the reason Alex probably thought.
None of them had spoken again about what to do if Lana wasn't alive.
This time her countenance changed whenever she was spoken to, but there was not such a decided lighting up of the features as when I had held her hand.
She called and said she'd spoken with you.
He had spoken earlier of last night.