They waited and listened.
Anna Mikhaylovna paused and waited for him to come up.
They waited a long time for Natasha to come to dinner that day.
I'm surprised he waited this long.
She waited for the end to come.
I have waited eighteen months for explanations.
Michaud had only waited for this to bring out the phrase he had prepared.
Julie waited for me to say something.
Paralyzed with fear, Lisa waited, expecting the car to slide over the edge.
When they reached the clearing of the lawn, Yancey waited until she came up beside him.
She waited for an explanation, but he rode on in silence.
She waited until the others were in their wagons and then slapped the lines to the backs of the mules.
Bianca held her breath and waited, able to feel the tension between them even with her eyes closed until he spoke again.
But they knew now that there was a means of escape and so waited patiently until the path appeared for the second time.
When he had finished, he bowed, and waited, hoping that he would be rewarded.
I guessed vaguely from my mother's signs and from the hurrying to and fro in the house that something unusual was about to happen, so I went to the door and waited on the steps.
I often performed this duty of hospitality, waited long enough to milk a whole herd of cows, but did not see the man approaching from the town.
They waited in silence while he skinned the fox, then followed the brush a while, and at length turned off into the woods again.
Carmen watched with Destiny while they waited anxiously for Alex.
With every step up to the office where Señor Medena waited, he dreaded the conversation.
She waited for him to release her, but his lips moved across her cheek and down her neck with soft caressing kisses.
He nodded and she waited, but he never took his eyes off the coffee cup, and remained silent.
The long ordeal in the desert was over, but what waited for her now was uncertain.
She waited for him to open the conversation, idly wondering if it would be ten before he spoke.
He waited again and finally lifted his brows again.
She waited a moment and then curiosity got the better of her.
I made myself comfortable on the sofa, my arm around Betsy, as we all waited for him to continue.
I waited ten minutes before leaving the room.
Bianca waited until she heard the door click closed and looked across the small bay to make sure her daddy still slept.
Another portion he gave to an old servant who waited upon his grandfather.
A fine supper was prepared, and the innkeeper himself waited upon his guest.
The merchant and the fishermen waited impatiently till the answer came.
So they hid themselves among the bushes and waited silently for something to happen.
Yancey pulled up beside her and waited while she got out of the car and locked the door.
He waited while she buckled her seat belt and stashed her things.
She waited until Yancey came back in, but he only locked the door to the office and left, closing the door to the building.
She waited for him to get a little way down the path before she slipped from her hiding place and went to the door.
Lisa waited for his reply in tense silence, but his response filled her with equal anger and pain.
They should have waited until after school was out, like she had suggested.
She tossed out the verbal bait and waited for him to strike.
The rest of the teamsters joined them and they all waited in silence as the horses approached and drew to an organized halt.
She poured sand over the fire and waited long enough to make it appear she had given his invitation consideration.
He mulled it over in silence, sipping on his coffee while they all waited for his decision.
They waited in tense silence as the horses slowly moved on.
She waited, terrified that the Indians would return.
Cassie waited while they talked.
Cassie waited silently, knowing they were unaware of her presence.
We'd have waited for you, but we was outnumbered three to one and didn't have time to look for you.
I then left the building and waited outside for the others who arrived moments later.
Quinn adjusted his equipment while we waited outside.
She followed while I waited for my wife.
When I'd stopped for a breath, the woman asked where I was when I witnessed it and why I'd waited so long to call.
He waited in the dark nearly twenty minutes before hearing an automobile approach.
I waited until evening to make my momentous call to Agent Brennan.
I waited until Monday to call Daniel Brennan.
Howie and I waited turns in the living room.
Our nervous quintet settled in, ordered wine for the drinkers and waited for one of us to start the conversation.
They backed off and waited a day before questioning him.
The rest of us waited in nervous anticipation for her Friday arrival, not knowing if we'd even see her when she returned.
My wife stood in front of the others as they all waited behind her.
I waited to hear John Luke Grasso, and steeled myself to pretend I didn't recognize the name.
While I waited for my, wife's return I sifted through the startling news she'd told me.
I waited until we were in bed for the night before I told her.
Killing time as I waited, I picked up a discarded newspaper on a vacated seat next to me.
I unwearyingly followed the three to that horrid mall and waited for my chance.
He waited for me to continue but when I didn't he asked, "Do you suppose if there were a tipster, he or she could help us out?"
The scene was so familiar; abduction, outlined by Betsy, facts presented, Quinn and Howie removing to their basement sanctuary while we waited and Martha recorded.
He sat back and waited, counting down from ten.
She waited until she was certain he was distracted before she crept across the apartment, keeping as close to the wall farthest from him as possible.
She waited for a long moment in case he came back.
Both jumped at his tone, and he waited, wanting to pick a fight with someone.
Dusty waited for Bianca to defend him, so he could tear into someone, anyone.
He then went into the house, and waited while the teacher read it.
He waited and watched.
He waited for the first pause in the conversation, and then with a distressed face left the room to find Sonya.
"How funny you are!" he said, bending down to her and blushing still more, but he waited and did nothing.
Outside the house, beyond the gates, a group of undertakers, who hid whenever a carriage drove up, waited in expectation of an important order for an expensive funeral.
He waited a moment to see whether the cornet would answer, but he turned and went out of the corridor.
He turned away and waited impatiently for Prince Andrew's return from the commander-in- chief's room.
And then that happy moment, that Toulon for which he had so long waited, presents itself to him at last.
She waited till the valet had set down the coffee things and left the room.
Anna Pavlovna waited for him to go on, but as he seemed quite decided to say no more she began to tell of how at Potsdam the impious Bonaparte had stolen the sword of Frederick the Great.
After she had gone, a dressmaker from Madame Suppert-Roguet waited on the Rostovs, and Natasha, very glad of this diversion, having shut herself into a room adjoining the drawing room, occupied herself trying on the new dresses.
He paced through the ballroom, waited till everyone had come, and as Anatole had not turned up did not stay for dinner but drove home.
He dismounted, took Balashev's arm, and moving a few steps away from his suite, which waited respectfully, began to pace up and down with him, trying to speak significantly.
I said if only we waited--and so it was! was being joyfully said by various people.
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.
They waited for him from four till six o'clock and did not begin their deliberations all that time but talked in low tones of other matters.
Having waited there for Rostopchin who did not turn up, they became convinced that Moscow would be surrendered, and then dispersed all about the town to the public houses and cookshops.
Getting out of his caleche, he waited with drooping head and breathing heavily, pacing silently up and down.
But in any case proofs were needed; he had waited a whole month for them and grew more impatient the longer he waited.
She waited on the old countess, petted and spoiled the children, was always ready to render the small services for which she had a gift, and all this was unconsciously accepted from her with insufficient gratitude.
She waited while he poured a cup of coffee.
Carmen waited until after the children were in bed before questioning him.
Adrienne waited for the woman to go on.
The statement was an open invitation but she was several conversations wiser now, and waited for him to volunteer the rest of the story.
We waited until Howie continued.
I've waited at that station for five hours.
Everyone waited, so emphatically and eagerly did he demand their attention to his story.