Carmen remained quiet for a few minutes, allowing him to think about it.
In a quiet room with no one looking on, she managed to get her emotions under control by focusing on Destiny.
It had a quiet look of quality that was soothing.
Breakfast was a quiet meal, with Dulce absent and Señor Medena lost in thought.
He had been unusually quiet and solemn lately.
She caught him watching her several times, obviously wondering why she was so quiet.
You've been quiet for weeks - since we left Texas.
You are quiet this morning, son.
"Dad," his voice was quiet... filled with emotion.
The place was quiet and secluded, and Sarah would be a sweet person to work for.
"You be careful," he said in a quiet voice.
The ride back was quiet, but the silence was a comfortable one, only becoming awkward when they reached the door of his house.
"When we first came here," he began in a quiet voice, "I used to walk all over these hills."
He was quiet for a minute and she wondered if he'd given up, but no such luck.
At least it would be quiet.
Rachel was quiet for a few minutes.
Even the animals were quiet, as if they knew danger lurked in the darkness.
She lay quiet, simply enjoying the feel of him.
The night was quiet, no insects chirping, no water gurgling.
There was no quiet time of musing.
Maybe the presence of the other two women was why Darcie was so quiet.
That quiet walk home was her chance to relax - that and a good book.
The walk home was quiet, but hardly relaxing.
He was quiet long enough to rouse her interest, and she glanced up to determine the cause of his silence.
Mary stood by, unusually quiet, but when Cade left she found her voice.
Inside the quiet room, the balcony beckoned, so she slid the patio door open and stepped out into the balmy night.
It was such a beautiful ranch, so quiet and secluded.
Besides, I like coming home to a quiet house every evening.
Howie was quiet for several minutes as we finished our chores.
Remember, be absolutely quiet.
Back and forth smiles were exchanged and there was an instance of a quiet remark, followed by knowing smiles.
I'll be as quiet as a kitten in slippers as I creep up to the bedroom.
My property is isolated and very quiet.
While it was feasible, Quinn's equipment was cumbersome and there were the ever present problem of absolute quiet, not to mention the security issue.
Strange though, when I asked if gunshots were common, they answered yes, but it was a quiet weekend; none had been reported for several days.
"Molly is asleep so we have to be quiet," she said as she led me into the living room."
While Molly was her usual quiet self, and perhaps a little nervous, it was obvious she was excited.
Martha looked bewildered as she tried in vain to quiet Claire.
It was nearly midnight when the lights were extinguished and all was quiet.
I'm in another room now and I have to be quiet.
It was anything but quiet as an open stairwell was next to me and I could hear shuffling, snoring, farting and grunting throughout the night.
There was no need for the high-rise quiet Quinn and Howie had required as we were no longer conducting sessions.
I told her when I returned from my preparations in the cabin I'd better find my little angle quiet or she could watch her mother die before her eyes.
The house was quiet, the way he preferred it.
Dusty was quiet, surprised.
The eerie quiet that followed amplified the ringing of her ears.
The sense grew stronger as she led them down the hall past a waiting room and nurse's station towards the quiet hallway lined by patients' rooms, each housing four to five patients.
He was quiet for a moment, his thoughts going to the life he'd lived before the Schism.
"Excuse me, ma'am," the boy called out in a quiet, nervous voice.
She looked around at the quiet foyer of a massive house.
"Hi, Sofi," Darian said in a quiet voice.
Jenn's voice was quiet in Dusty's ear.
The ground beneath them shook, and suddenly, the world slowed and fell quiet.
Familiar coldness and silence washed over her before the quiet was replaced by the storm's furious bellow.
They were quiet, watching the siblings talk.
"I would think less of you if you didn't try," he said in a quiet voice.
His voice was quiet and confident, and she felt like a visitor in his throne room rather than a woman talking to a stranger chained to her basement wall.
He was quiet for a long moment.
"Stop," he ordered in a quiet voice.
"I understand," he said and was quiet.
Her voice was quiet, and he couldn't help wondering if she'd Seen something important enough to tolerate a vamp in her household.
Bianca coughed to cover her laugh, and Pierre seconded the vamp with a quiet amen.
"Come closer," Jule said in a quiet voice.
He stopped in front of her and gazed down at her with quiet intensity.
Suddenly, the cold roar of the wind gave way to warmth and quiet.
Floored, he was quiet.
Dusty was quiet, and Jule searched the floor for his shirt and jacket.
The minute he sets foot in Ireland, there will be no way to keep things quiet.
He Transported himself into Yully's room and looked around briefly before stepping into the quiet hallway.
Jule was quiet, trying hard to remember something from before the Schism besides brief glimpses of Darian and Damian.
Damian was quiet for a moment.
The hallways were quiet and vacant, and she followed Jonny into the dark night.
Xander's voice was quiet.
She looked around, curious as to why such a popular site was so quiet.
Keep quiet, and do as you're told.
The vamp was quiet.
"And if you come near my mate again, I will show no mercy," Jule added in a quiet tone that promised action.
Jake was so quiet, she thought he left until he spoke again.
His command was quiet and firm, but Sofia knew no man in the room would disobey a man like him.
"You okay?" he asked, his quiet, gravelly voice making her heart quicken.
Rainy's voice was quiet, and Damian sensed his heartfelt gratitude.
She took a shower and padded through the quiet mansion to the kitchen.
The mansion was quiet, and she roamed until she found where everyone was.
It was a barracks for the Guardians, most of whom greeted her with a quiet good day, ikira as she passed.
They appeared in the quiet living room, turning at the startled gasp.
They were quiet the remainder of the trip while Sofia dwelled over what she'd seen in Traci's future.
An awkward quiet fell, and she sensed Traci was as reserved as she was.
An eerie quiet followed, and she wasn't sure if he'd shed his human body and take out her and everything else.
She'd been quiet for a day or two, going everywhere with him, a companion in his head who was beyond the touch of his angry master.
Her voice was tiny and quiet.
The halls were quiet.
She closed the door, surprised at how quiet her room was.
The mansion was quiet again, the signs of activity from earlier gone.
Her room was made of black stone and quiet with no sounds except the crackle of fire.
During the quiet time she'd had since then, Deidre began to think she'd made a bad bet.
"You are mine already," he said in a quiet voice.
Darkyn was quiet and still, his body relaxed for the first time since she'd known him.
So you kept me quiet long enough for the marking to appear.
I kept you quiet long enough for the bond to stick.
The summons was quiet.
For a long moment, Darkyn was quiet.
The pile of mail she left on her desk was still there, the living room neat and quiet.
Deidre was quiet, troubled.
Deidre stopped only when they were toe-to-toe and leaned into him, needing the heat and solidness of his body to quiet her distress.
She was quiet for a moment.
Wynn studied her for a quiet minute.
Deidre was quiet for a moment.
She could almost guess what was wrong but remained quiet.
The quiet purr that only emerged when they were alone rumbled gently in his chest.
His quiet statement was difficult to swallow.
Harmony was quiet for a moment.
In an effort at normalcy, she broke the quiet as Martha dallied over the meal.
A long time passed until both heard the muffled but distinct sound of Martha's quiet sobbing in her adjacent room.
Dinner was a quiet affair, cooked by the returning Fred O'Connor—hamburgers, a tad over-broiled, but the Deans appreciated the effort as they were busy with Bird Song's other chores.
While they had made no effort to be quiet, they now moved forward with caution, pausing every few steps to listen.
When he was finished, the quiet continued to the point where he wondered if she were still on the line.
Thirty five miles later he found the address, a private home on the side street of a quiet neighborhood.
While the town was bursting at its seams for tomorrow's holiday, the side street where the Deans' inn was located was peacefully quiet.
The only sound in the apartment was the quiet whir of an electric clock.
Dean didn't want to pop his bubble, so he remained quiet.
His overweight partner was as quiet as a fawn at dawn.
When Dean returned to Bird Song, it was mid-morning, but if he expected a quiet empty building with the Dawkinses at the courthouse and the rest of the clientele enjoying the splendors of Ouray, he was wrong.
Dean kept quiet about his meager half-breakfast.
He knew I was adopted by my stepfather, but he wasn't sure what I'd been told, so he just kept quiet.
Both men were just as happy to have the quiet of the jail cell so they could talk in private.
Remaining quiet about Lydia's prior night's involvement with Fitzgerald was looking like a very poor decision.
They were quiet for a few moments.
She put her finger to her lips to quiet Dean.
Bird Song was quiet.
His quiet power was underwhelming, until one saw him in action.
Her Gabriel, who spent his life a part of the shadows, radiated the quiet power of a deity that reached her from across the room.
They were more alike than Deidre realized; they both sought out Darkyn for quiet deals they hoped would result in ending up with Gabriel.
Keep that quiet, though.
Andre was quiet for a long moment.
The quiet between them felt awkward.
He shifted behind her and was quiet for a long moment.
Gabriel was quiet for a long moment, which she took as a bad sign.
She was quiet for a moment, grappling with emotions that kept clouding her judgment.
He was quiet for a moment.
The demon's wiry frame was armed, his black eyes steady and quiet power restrained.
Deidre was quiet, her features troubled.
Gabriel was quiet for a long moment.
He was quiet, unaware of the depths of her hurt until now.
Determined to find some peace and quiet, Wynn ignored the men racing in different directions through the hallways and went to one of the back stairwells.
Paul was a quiet guy, the complete opposite of Saundra.
Finally Lori left and the house was quiet.
Katie was quiet a moment, and then smiled.
He was quiet a moment, and finally she looked up to determine his response.
It was so quiet and peaceful – unlike my night.
He was quiet for a while and when she glanced up at him, he was looking off toward the old house.
The scents of food from street vendors and car exhaust filled the air outside the quiet hospital grounds.
The apartment was quiet when she entered a few minutes later.
The Oracle was quiet, scribbling words.
Surprised at the casual wisdom of her words, Gabriel was quiet.
The voice was low and quiet.
She was quiet for a moment, thinking.
When she stopped, the sound of waves filled the quiet.
"C'mere, Harmony," Gabe said, using his magic to project the quiet order across the lake.
He was quiet for a moment, broiling internally.
They were quiet for a long moment, listening to the ocean.
"Quiet," he whispered into her ear.
He stopped beside her, gaze on the lake that glowed green in the quiet night.
He fell quiet, studying Darkyn.
Darkyn's quiet power was more like Fate's.
They were quiet for a moment.
The highways were quiet on the Monday mid-morning, and they drove the three hours faster than she was expecting.
His quiet voice made her turn.
It was her turn to be quiet.
Gabriel's quiet voice came from the doorway.
If he spoke with anger or frustration or anything other than the quiet, impassioned tone, she would've been able to handle the news better.
She was quiet as she put form to her thoughts beyond the emotional turmoil.
Wynn's voice was quiet.
"Keep this quiet, okay?" he said.
Harmony was quiet for a long moment.
Andre gazed at her, quiet and thoughtful.
His quiet regret made her uneasy.
He was quiet for a moment before responding.
It was dark and cool, the forest quiet while the waters before him no longer glowed brightly enough to be seen from the stronghold.
So, she hovered in the quiet darkness for a while, until the sounds of the outside world were too loud for her to ignore.
He was quiet, the words and holograms before him blurring as he thought.
Too surprised to understand what exactly was happening, she obeyed the police officer's instructions to sit down and shut up and sat in the quiet police station reception area.
Toby was quiet, and she snatched the paper, intent on showing him their addresses were different.
Frustrated, Katie looked both directions down the pristine, eerily quiet hallway before following the kid toward the far end, where a bright red exit sign hung over the door.
"Can't leave this one to fate," he said in the same quiet tone.
Rhyn fell quiet, and the robed man turned to her.
the fractured light, his eyes glowing with quiet fury.
Rhyn, for once, was quiet.
I like you better when you're quiet.
They sat in comfortable silence, the quiet room filled only with the woman's soft snores.
At his quiet response, she faced him, searching his gaze.
She was quiet briefly, considering, before she said, "Fine. Sixty days."
She walked through the castle quickly, not liking the quiet, and emerged into a courtyard leading to an expansive cobblestone driveway.
It was quiet and cold.
She made her way to the back entrance to the castle and stepped into the quiet, chilly day.
He was quiet, digesting the news.
Hannah.s bedroom was quiet, the bed neatly made and her closet door open to reveal a large empty space.
The house was too quiet for her comfort, and she felt the familiar sense of being watched.
She needed a quiet, safe place where she could channel Rhyn.s power to call forth a portal.
The jaguar launched itself at the child, and Toby.s scream shattered the quiet morning as its jaw clamped on his arm.
Be out of here by nightfall, Kris said at last, his voice quiet and hard.
While quiet, his words were meant as the threat she took them to be.
Gabriel was at his place in the underworld, a small cottage tucked into Death.s realm, in the Everdark forest of Immortal trees whose hissing, fanlike leaves and snake-like branches moved to catch the quiet wind.
Kris was quiet, pretending to consider.
Sasha was quiet, and Jade faced him.
My part of the world is quiet.
The door bucked again before all went quiet.
They gazed at each other for a long, quiet minute.
The awkward quiet fell again.
Jade was quiet, struck by the importance of such a move.
He radiated the kind of quiet power Gabriel did.
Gabriel.s voice was quiet.
Kris was quiet for a moment.
At the quiet resolution in her voice, he turned to face her.
Kiera's thoughts, warm and fuzzy after too much of Evelyn's special punch, drifted as she gazed into the quiet night sky.
Kiera was quiet and flopped onto her back.
The quaint streets of Pacific Grove were quiet during the weekday, with a small group of women lingering in the midmorning sun at the café on the corner.
"Kevin!" she called as she entered the quiet art gallery.
Evelyn's words were too quiet for Kiera to hear.
Evelyn's voice was quiet and respectful.
Quiet, woman, if you want to leave.
He was calm and quiet, waiting.
There was anxiety in her quiet voice.
"I am pleased to learn I was wrong," he said in a quiet voice.
A'Ran pulled his opponent to his feet, offered several quiet words, and turned his gaze to her.
A'Ran's deep voice saved her from filling the awkward quiet.
He studied her, dark depths taking her in with quiet intensity she was not yet accustomed to.
The quiet, uneventful scene on the frontier appeared.
It's been quiet due to the cease-fire called by the Council, he explained.
"May the suns long grace you, gentle lady," he said in a quiet, gravelly voice.
The house was quiet.
There was a quiet exchange between two of the four dark shapes around her.
The air was filled with quiet, serious discussions and with the faint scents of war: sweat and weapons.
She couldn't hear the quiet discussions but saw Mansr at the front, speaking to A'Ran.
They stopped in the shadow of a hill, and Mansr barked quiet orders at the dozen warriors with them.
The night was quiet aside from her foot falls and the sliding shale.
Jetr was quiet for a long moment before he said, "Very well."
Not that she wouldn't mind some company; the house was too quiet this morning, and her memories refused to leave her in peace.
The night was chilly and quiet.
When the quiet stretched uncomfortably long, she spoke again.
"I do," he replied in a tone just as quiet.
I guess I'm just frisky because it's so quiet around here.
I told her it would be nice and quiet here.
A quiet investigation revealed all upstairs doors closed and the sound of snoring from the Dame Turnbull's room.
She was a quiet girl who had taken a shine to the Deans.
Dean returned to Bird Song and brought Cynthia up to date on his conversation with Sheriff Weller over a quiet lunch of soup and grilled cheese.
But not even in the worst of times did they ever regret for a moment abandoning their life in the East for this quiet mountain hamlet they now called home and their sometimes hectic life of running a country inn.
When the Deans returned to Bird Song, the place was quiet.
He was more fun being quiet.
"Most men are more fun when they're quiet," Cynthia said with a smile when Dean, who was drying the supper dishes, related to his wife what Martha had said.
They were quiet for a sometime but could sense from each other's movements that neither was asleep.
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