Maybe you should hold off awhile until your shoulder gets better.
"I might be gone awhile, Talia," she said.
At last they reached a great forest, and, being quite tired, they decided to rest awhile and look for nuts before going any further.
Awhile later, someone's voice broke her concentration.
Looking at his cold face, as he sat like a stern schoolmaster who was prepared to wait awhile for an answer, Pierre felt that every instant of delay might cost him his life; but he did not know what to say.
But it'll take awhile, and in the meantime, Qatwal is on its own.
"He'll be out of it for awhile," Xander said.
The princess pondered awhile with a thoughtful smile and her luminous eyes lit up so that her face was entirely transformed.
Awhile later, the sound of furniture crashing against the tile floor startled her, and she sat up from where she'd been dozing in front of the TV.
It's been awhile, love.
A contest awhile back called for people to speculate what would be the best device to hook up to the Internet.
Karataev smiled thoughtfully and was silent awhile looking at the pieces.
I don't know how you know this, but I stopped asking questions awhile ago.
Possibly the flesh was boiled off the bones at once ("scarification"), or left to rot in separate cists awhile; afterwards the skeletons were collected and the cists re-used.
It may be awhile by earth standards.
About the same time, or a little later (in the reign of Saladin), it believes that Hermon was colonized by a population of 15,000 Hira and Yemenite Arabs, who had sojourned awhile in Hauran.
He read awhile and then put out his candle, but relit it.
We are therefore forced to pause awhile, and probe beneath the surface.
In 1582 he went to Geneva, studied there awhile under Theodore Beza, but had soon, owing to his active advocacy of the Ramist philosophy, to remove to Basel.
It is not surprising that we are taking awhile to get it right.
She sat awhile, wondering what the meaning of it all having happened before could be, and without solving this problem, or at all regretting not having done so, she again passed in fancy to the time when she was with him and he was looking at her with a lover's eyes.
Having sat awhile with her visitors without understanding anything of what they were saying, she softly left the room and went to the nursery.
Nevermind. Wait here. Ully was working on something awhile ago. I was supposed to field test it for him.
Xander stayed in place for awhile, gaze on the scene at the building.
The history of the world is a scene of judgment where one people and one alone holds for awhile the sceptre, as the unconscious instrument of the universal spirit, till another rises in its place, with a fuller measure of liberty - a larger superiority to the bonds of natural and artificial circumstance.
It would take Sofia awhile before she came to his bed of her own accord.
"It might take me awhile to get used to the bald Brady," Tim said.
There hasn't been any mail for quite awhile but the rent is still paid—for another two months.
Put finishing college on hold for awhile, she said without any sign of resentment.
Still, for awhile, the frost fairies did not notice this strange occurrence, for they were down on the grass, so far below the tree-tops that the wonderful shower of treasure was a long time in reaching them; but at last one of them said, Hark!
After awhile they came to a great forest and, being tired and hungry, they thought they would rest a little and look for nuts before continuing their journey.
He sat awhile in the hut joyfully recalling the details of his expedition and vividly picturing to himself what would happen next day.
We'll be taking him to ICU in a few minutes and it will be awhile before we know anything.
The candle's wick popped loudly enough to wake her awhile later.
She managed to pull herself together after awhile but was unable to forget what she'd seen, what she'd done.
The next morning, she lay curled in his arms for awhile before moving.
Not after she'd been working at it awhile, Cynthia answered, not taking her eyes from the page as she continued to work.
It has been awhile since you have been you.
Every once in awhile, he absorbed too much, and the result threw him on his back.
After awhile the need of some means of communication became so urgent that these outbursts occurred daily, sometimes hourly.
After awhile he went nearer, and looking closely at the buds, found that they were folded up, leaf over leaf, as eyelids are folded over sleeping eyes, so that Birdie thought they must be asleep.
She smiled, hid her face in her handkerchief, and remained with it hidden for awhile; then looking up and seeing Pierre she again began to laugh.
She passed into the sitting room, stood there thinking awhile, and then went into the maids' room.
I've been avoiding talking to you about us for awhile, he said, aware he couldn't push it off any further.
It took me awhile to adjust to it, too.
You've been kicking my ass for awhile now.