We were quieter than usual as we drove to our destination.
Here it was quieter, though the sound of the water could still be heard in the distance.
It was quieter than a graveyard when they pushed their way in.
Princess Mary seemed even quieter and more diffident than usual.
He fell in behind them, taking advantage of the quieter air in their wake and kept pace with them.
He relegated many of the brethren to a quieter retreat outside the city, only retaining in Florence those best fitted to aid in intellectual labour.
They entered a quieter wing, and Jenn stopped to knock on a closed door.
"If you feel the need to expel me for almost breaking the Code, I will go where you bid," Harmony said in a quieter voice.
"Hey, Toby," Ully said in a quieter voice.
Two took her down a quieter hall and set her down.
Jetr's voice grew quieter, and he drew near.
"I'm Annie," she spoke, her whore-voice quieter now.
The violent political commotions of the next few years allowed but little opportunity for the prosecution of serious studies; the subsequent quieter state of the country, and gradual re-establishment of the language as a means of education, were, however, more favourable to the development of scientific knowledge.
They walked to a corner and turned away from the busy main street onto a quieter side one.
In the quieter years that followed he wrote the third of his masterpieces, Franzosische Geschichte, vornehmlich im 16 and 17 Jahrhundert (Stuttgart, 1852-61), which was followed by his Englische Geschichte, vornehmlich 16 and 17 Jahrhundert (1859-68).
Dean introduced Fred O'Connor, who was taking it all in, and the three chatted in a quieter area at the far end of the hall, away from the worst of the mayhem.
She waited until she reached a quieter side street before dialing her boyfriend.
"You're going to make a very stupid choice soon," Sofi said in a quieter voice.
When he had become a little quieter, he explained to Rostov that he was living with his mother, who, if she saw him dying, would not survive it.
"Well, it seems to be getting quieter," remarked Ferapontov, finishing his third cup of tea and getting up.
Gabriel's voice was quieter.
The Watcher's words grew quieter.
Meanwhile the country, which up to the blockade of 1903 had been seething with revolutions, now became much quieter.
There are signs, however, that various forts were dismantled aS the country grew quieter.
This timeless town with an interesting old cathedral offers a genteel option for those seeking a quieter alternative to the larger resorts.
air quality with a cleaner, quieter engine.
air-cooled motor is very quiet, and indeed significantly quieter than the cooling fans.
Like the Highland a quieter " practice chanter " is sometimes used for learning.
congregate in the quieter water.
This gives way to a quieter passage but which leads to the most thrilling gradual crescendo.
Koh Tao is much quieter and extremely popular with divers and watersports enthusiasts.
They sing their praises to God with great gusto - or in a quieter meditative manner.
For quieter tones, use the high quality headphone connection with its separate volume control.
The call starts out as a loud, slow honk that becomes faster and quieter as the goose runs out of air.
Strangely, it was much quieter than the previous day, although the weather seemed identical.
improve air quality with a cleaner, quieter engine.
insistent rhythm during the first, quieter part.
lilting guitar in the quieter sections, rock guitar in the ' chorus ' parts.
Fortunately it is not so one-dimensional as not to have some quieter passages as well.
Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang is helping to improve air quality with a cleaner, quieter engine.
The bar was really crowded and loud so I suggested we go somewhere quieter to talk.
We shall probably be even quieter over the next week, or seek respite through prodigious levels of blogging.
No tail rotor, making it 50 per cent quieter.
The result is a quieter shot - similar to using a silencer.
The Swell, in a large box behind the great soundboard, is beautiful, particular in its quieter moments.
tail rotor, making it 50 per cent quieter.
For a home treadmill, look for a DC motor with a minimum 1 year warranty for a quieter workout.
tufted duck spread out along the quieter section of the river upstream from the lake.
Whether a gas turbine is quieter than a diesel engine, I do not know.
St. Pauls Bay extends further north, offering a quieter existence, however the area is very good at offering every conceivable watersport.
Q for quiz nights Ask a local pub if you can hold a quiz evening on a quieter weeknight.
The city was quieter and more orderly than it had ever been before, for Mazzini and Ciceruacchio success- Gactb~di fully opposed all class warfare; and in April the defenders received a priceless addition to their strength in the person of Garibaldi, who, on the outbreak of the revolution in 1848, had returned with a few of his followers from his exile in South America, and in April 1849 entered Rome with some 500 men to fight for the republic. At this time France, as a counterpoise to Austrian intervention in other parts of Italy, decided to restore the pope, regardless of the fact that this action would necessitate the crushing of a sister France republic. As yet, however, no such intention was and the publicly avowed.
The Swell, in a large box behind the Great soundboard, is beautiful, particular in its quieter moments.
A quieter exhaust system but with a more throaty sound.
There are dozens of tufted duck spread out along the quieter section of the river upstream from the lake.
Use subdued lighting and quieter tones at night.
Quieter models are available so it is a good idea to ask to see and hear one in operation before buying.
Gravity flush systems, on the other hand may give you a few more clogs, but they're quieter, cheaper, and require less maintenance overall.
The electric ones will be less expensive, are quieter, require less maintenance, and are cleaner.
The machines tend to be quieter than top loaders.
There are quieter and gentler ways of losing weight that many people enjoy their entire lives.
If you're now still wondering, whatever happened to Barbara Mandrell, the answer is that she's taking time to spend with her family while enjoying a quieter life.
These shoes will withstand roughhousing, but they also keep the feet cozy during quieter times.
Of course, if an applicant is looking for a quieter institution that boasts a more studious environment, that student may be inspired to avoid those places on The Princeton Review party school list.
Those that thrive in quieter, milder environments may not experience as much success.
The screw drive system is a little quieter than the chain loop system.
If your fan has gotten noisy over time, you may be able to restore it to quieter operation with a few adjustments.
This type of jewelry was was quieter and more classic than the retro style.
Then there are those that take a quieter stance.
Should you be running marathons and traveling the world, or is it acceptable to lead a quieter life?
Are you a small town type, or do you prefer the quieter life of the country?
While many seniors are very active and prefer the excitement of city living, others prefer small towns or a quieter country setting.
If you want a quieter trip to a water park, consider staying at a hotel off-site where not as many families are lodging -- a bed and breakfast for instance.
The higher the stakes, the quieter the room.
The yin is quieter, introspective and enduring.
Electric RC cars and trucks are not as fast as their fuel powered counterparts, but they run quieter and don't fill the air with fumes.
It is much quieter than many other vacuums on the market right now and is extremely easy to move around the house and store thanks to its lightweight design.
It evokes a simpler, quieter time in our history that can be contrary to the busy world in which we live.
Extroverts love to talk and get their energy from being around other people, while introverts are quieter and feel more energized when alone.
However, quieter designs are made as well.
Some feature a prominent brand logo, while others are more subdued, so whether or not you're the type to flaunt a label or prefer a quieter show of elegance, you'll find a Gucci shoe to meet your needs.
The series started with a mugged and beaten down Brad Eliot leaving Chicago for a quieter life in Wisconsin.
It will be quieter, cheaper, and about the same quality as the big guys up front.
Parents know their children are safe in the smaller, quieter pool, while older children enjoy the full-sized pool located a few feet away.
Hilo, on the island's east coast, is a quieter, more traditional part of the big island of Hawaii.
A Braille watch is a great alternative for those who prefer to keep things a little quieter - with a Braille watch, telling time in a movie, at a meeting or while your partner is asleep next to you is easy and completely silent.
Survolt offers a glimpse at the years when the NASCAR and Formula 1 tracks are far quieter than today.
Bungee cord rebounders are quieter, but will not support aggressive bouncing or body weight over 250 pounds.
Hydraulic aerobic equipment yields a quieter workout, and the intensity is up to you.
Any man will appreciate the thought and planning that goes into a successful bachelor party, whether it ends up being a wild night on the town or something a little quieter.
The quieter front section of the venue houses pool tables and the dining room, while the back annex holds the bands and a dance floor.
He first attempted to land from his ships in the city, but the Thames side from Baynard's Castle to the Tower was so well fortified that he had to seek a quieter and less prepared position.
Thomas Charles had tried to arrange for taking over Trevecca College when the trustees of the Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion removed their seminary to Cheshunt in 1791; but the Bala revival broke out just at the time, and, when things grew quieter, other matters pressed for attention.
From Lake Ontario the St Lawrence emerges through the meshes of the Thousand Islands, where it crosses Archaean rocks, after which follow several rapids separated by quieter stretches before Montreal is reached at the head of ocean navigation.
It was not till after a rising of the lowest order of all, the industrial labourers, had been suppressed in 1378 (tumulto dei Ciompi, the wool-combers), that quieter times ensued under the wise leadership, first of the Albizzi and finally of the Medici.
He was very trenchant in his criticism of the Government; thus giving satisfaction to ardent spirits in the Unionist ranks, but causing ministerial speakers to contrast his bitterness and violence with Mr. Balfour's quieter methods.
high, fill the lakes and dot the quieter reaches of the river beds.
The saga grew up in the quieter days which followed the change of faith (1002), when the deeds of the great families' heroes were still cherished by their descendants, and the exploits of the great kings of Norway and Denmark handed down with reverence.
The year 1903, although not free from strikes and minor disturbances, was quieter, but in September 1904 a very serious situation was brought about by a general economic ~ and political agitation.
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