Maybe the last situation was what gave her the courage to speak up when the inheritance tension came back.
The tension was paying its toll in another way.
As the weekend drew nearer, the tension grew.
I tried to ease the tension that bound the room like a noose.
Howie had taken to picking at his fingers when the tension built.
Bianca held her breath and waited, able to feel the tension between them even with her eyes closed until he spoke again.
Dusty followed her, a familiar tension filling him as he looked at the lone person in the room.
The tension melted from his body at the sight of her petite frame and swirling silver-blue eyes.
He shook the tension out of his shoulders.
The tension of the stiff forms in the foyer was overwhelming.
Shadows crawled over the world around her, and the tension in the air made it hard to breathe.
Deidre eased against him, the tension fleeing her body.
She couldn't tell, except that the tension in the room was increasing.
The tension melted from Gabriel's shoulders as he sat on the settee across from Andre.
He was able to tackle this kind of problem, unlike the strange tension between him and his mate.
I could cut the tension between you two with a knife.
Some tension faded from her frame.
For the first time in days, the tension in her body loosened.
This time the tension didn't leave his frame.
The tension in the room ratcheted up a notch.
Sensing the level of tension in the room, Rhyn didn.t sit but leaned with his back against the wall, ready to launch across the table at whoever snapped first.
The Council meeting was a bust, and there was more tension in the air than he could understand.
He understood better the tension between Ne'Rin and nishani after several hesitant stories from Talal of their discussions.
Another tension was in the air of the banquet.
They all attempted small talk, but the tension was palpable.
Jackson turned the camera on, placed it in front of her and stood behind her with his hands on her shoulders, feeling tension in them.
Memories of their nights together made him sensitive to the warmth of her skin, the tension between them.
He continued testing the tension on his bike chain, wiping the grease on a paper napkin.
As a matter of fact, it had been sexual tension then as well.
All this tension was ruining the evening for both of them.
The tension in the room was high, each creature bristling with magic.
Darian snorted in amusement, though she heard the note of tension in his voice.
The tension was heavy enough to make Taran lower his stance further.
The tension was thick, their heat filling the empty space between them.
When there is widespread recognition of property rights, acceptance of who owns what, less tension is between the rich and poor, by both parties. 3.
One way that society keeps a lid on the powder keg of tension between the rich and poor is through the welfare state.
As soon as he entered he noticed and felt the tension of the amorous air in the house, and also noticed a curious embarrassment among some of those present.
The expression on all faces showed the tension people feel at the approach of those in authority.