I suppose you feel so, too, when you gaze up to the stars in the stillness of the night, do you not?...
The two remained that way, blanketed in the comforting stillness of the old house and one another's arms.
Katie took another step back, the stillness of his gaze unsettling.
Tendrils of coldness stretched from its home within her chest, testing her strength before subsiding into stillness once more.
And as if in accord with Rostov's feeling, there was a deathly stillness amid which was heard the Emperor's voice.
Bang, bang! went the first sleigh over a cradle hole in the snow of the road, and each of the other sleighs jolted in the same way, and rudely breaking the frost- bound stillness, the troykas began to speed along the road, one after the other.
The same old stateliness, the same cleanliness, the same stillness reigned there, and inside there was the same furniture, the same walls, sounds, and smell, and the same timid faces, only somewhat older.
Only now in the stillness of the night, reading it by the faint light under the green shade, did he grasp its meaning for a moment.
Toward midnight the voices began to subside, a cock crowed, the full moon began to show from behind the lime trees, a fresh white dewy mist began to rise, and stillness reigned over the village and the house.
When he sat with his elbows on the dusty writing table in the deathlike stillness of the study, calm and significant memories of the last few days rose one after another in his imagination, particularly of the battle of Borodino and of that vague sense of his own insignificance and insincerity compared with the truth, simplicity, and strength of the class of men he mentally classed as they.
The words were too painful, and by the predatory stillness of the man across from her, she was terrified of what he'd do if she said it again.
He'd reached to the main Jeep road from the faint trail to the Lucky Pup when a sound broke the stillness of dusk.
There was nothing at Ninth and Locust but a boarded-up storefront and a stillness like the day after the end of the world.
The black memories that made him wake up screaming at night, the fear he could still taste in moments of despair, were softened by the sense of stillness that settled into him.
The success of procryptic coloration depends, however, very largely upon stillness, and the instinct to keep stationary without moving a limb is a marked characteristic of all spiders unless engaged in hunting or fleeing from imminent danger.
Withal there was no noise or confusion to mar the tranquillity of their intercourse; no one usurped more than his share of the conversation; the stillness of the place oppressed a stranger with a feeling of mysterious awe.
As a result convection currents are produced in the air which are sufficient to catch the basidiospores in their fall and carry them, away from the regions of comparative atmospheric stillness near the ground, to the upper air where more powerful air-currents can bring about their wide distribution.
If sound waves originate at the seat of auroral displays they seem hardly likely to be audible on the earth, unless the aurora comes very low and great stillness prevails.
Within a month it was transformed, and presented, says an eyewitness, "a scene where stillness and propriety reigned."
Owls are numerous, and a small species, Glaucidium, is conspicuous, breaking the stillness of the night by its monotonous though musical cry of two notes.
His white breast, the stillness of the air, and the smoothness of the water were all against him.
In the stillness around him his slowly uttered words were distinctly heard.
As she listened to it she saw before her his smooth handsome forehead, his mustache, and his whole face, as she had so often seen it in the stillness of the night when he slept.