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waited Sentence Examples

  • They waited and listened.

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  • They waited a long time for Natasha to come to dinner that day.

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  • I have waited eighteen months for explanations.

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  • I'm surprised he waited this long.

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  • She waited for the end to come.

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  • Michaud had only waited for this to bring out the phrase he had prepared.

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  • Anna Mikhaylovna paused and waited for him to come up.

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  • Julie waited for me to say something.

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  • When they reached the clearing of the lawn, Yancey waited until she came up beside him.

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  • 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.

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  • She waited for him to release her, but his lips moved across her cheek and down her neck with soft caressing kisses.

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  • Paralyzed with fear, Lisa waited, expecting the car to slide over the edge.

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  • Bianca held her breath and waited, able to feel the tension between them even with her eyes closed until he spoke again.

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  • She waited until the others were in their wagons and then slapped the lines to the backs of the mules.

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  • She waited for an explanation, but he rode on in silence.

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  • They waited in silence while he skinned the fox, then followed the brush a while, and at length turned off into the woods again.

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  • He waited for the first pause in the conversation, and then with a distressed face left the room to find Sonya.

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  • He waited while she buckled her seat belt and stashed her things.

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  • "How funny you are!" he said, bending down to her and blushing still more, but he waited and did nothing.

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  • 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.

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  • When he had finished, he bowed, and waited, hoping that he would be rewarded.

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  • 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.

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  • He nodded and she waited, but he never took his eyes off the coffee cup, and remained silent.

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  • But they knew now that there was a means of escape and so waited patiently until the path appeared for the second time.

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  • A fine supper was prepared, and the innkeeper himself waited upon his guest.

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  • Carmen watched with Destiny while they waited anxiously for Alex.

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  • With every step up to the office where Señor Medena waited, he dreaded the conversation.

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  • The long ordeal in the desert was over, but what waited for her now was uncertain.

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  • She waited for him to open the conversation, idly wondering if it would be ten before he spoke.

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  • He waited again and finally lifted his brows again.

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  • She waited a moment and then curiosity got the better of her.

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  • I made myself comfortable on the sofa, my arm around Betsy, as we all waited for him to continue.

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  • Bianca waited until she heard the door click closed and looked across the small bay to make sure her daddy still slept.

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  • I waited ten minutes before leaving the room.

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  • He sat back and waited, counting down from ten.

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  • He waited and watched.

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  • 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.

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  • The statement was an open invitation but she was several conversations wiser now, and waited for him to volunteer the rest of the story.

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  • They waited in tense silence as the horses slowly moved on.

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  • The merchant and the fishermen waited impatiently till the answer came.

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  • So they hid themselves among the bushes and waited silently for something to happen.

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  • They should have waited until after school was out, like she had suggested.

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  • He mulled it over in silence, sipping on his coffee while they all waited for his decision.

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  • Cassie waited while they talked.

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  • I waited until we were in bed for the night before I told her.

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  • 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.

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  • Another portion he gave to an old servant who waited upon his grandfather.

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  • Getting out of his caleche, he waited with drooping head and breathing heavily, pacing silently up and down.

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  • But in any case proofs were needed; he had waited a whole month for them and grew more impatient the longer he waited.

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  • Adrienne waited for the woman to go on.

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  • At the bottom of the hill a sharp turn waited.

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  • Yancey pulled up beside her and waited while she got out of the car and locked the door.

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  • She waited until Yancey came back in, but he only locked the door to the office and left, closing the door to the building.

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  • She waited for him to get a little way down the path before she slipped from her hiding place and went to the door.

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  • Lisa waited for his reply in tense silence, but his response filled her with equal anger and pain.

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  • She tossed out the verbal bait and waited for him to strike.

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  • The rest of the teamsters joined them and they all waited in silence as the horses approached and drew to an organized halt.

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  • Maybe she could get a little rest while they waited.

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  • She waited, terrified that the Indians would return.

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  • Finally they descended into a low place in the ravine, momentarily putting an outcropping between them and the Indians who waited.

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  • Cassie waited silently, knowing they were unaware of her presence.

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  • We'd have waited for you, but we was outnumbered three to one and didn't have time to look for you.

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  • I then left the building and waited outside for the others who arrived moments later.

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  • Quinn adjusted his equipment while we waited outside.

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  • She followed while I waited for my wife.

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  • He waited in the dark nearly twenty minutes before hearing an automobile approach.

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  • I waited until evening to make my momentous call to Agent Brennan.

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  • I waited until Monday to call Daniel Brennan.

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  • Howie and I waited turns in the living room.

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  • Our nervous quintet settled in, ordered wine for the drinkers and waited for one of us to start the conversation.

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  • They backed off and waited a day before questioning him.

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  • The rest of us waited in nervous anticipation for her Friday arrival, not knowing if we'd even see her when she returned.

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  • My wife stood in front of the others as they all waited behind her.

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  • I waited to hear John Luke Grasso, and steeled myself to pretend I didn't recognize the name.

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  • While I waited for my, wife's return I sifted through the startling news she'd told me.

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  • There was silence, and she waited.

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  • Bianca waited until he was gone to release her chuckle.

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  • Dusty waited until he heard the door close behind him before he moved.

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  • Speck crossed his arms and waited as he answered.

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  • "You almost waited too long," the mysterious creature said from behind him.

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  • He waited for more.

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  • He pulled out his phone, texted Bianca, and waited, willing the message to make it to her in the in-between world where he'd accidentally sent her.

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  • Bianca waited for Darian to say something more insightful, but nothing came.

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  • She obliged quickly, tensing as she waited for him to finish with her phone.

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  • She waited for Jonny, her gut twisting in fear.

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  • She stopped and waited.

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  • Glancing at the clock on her nightstand, she waited until certain her father had left then rose.

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  • They circled each other, and Jule waited to hear the sound of a car staring in the garage.

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  • She waited until Moira's footsteps faded before dialing her father.

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  • They waited for Xander to return with the three vamps trailing him.

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  • She waited, but he didn't emerge again.

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  • Jenn waited until he was far enough ahead that he wouldn't hear her before she trailed.

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  • You cannot begin to imagine how long I've waited for this night and what I've done to make sure it happens as it must.

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  • She waited until the vamps were gone before going to the gym, not wanting to tempt any of them to attack her while she was half-naked and distracted.

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  • Jule waited patiently, a smile crossing his face as he took her in.

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  • He waited until he was out of sight of the hotel's cameras before Traveling to Virginia with his magic.

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  • Dressed for sparring, he waited with Grande and Pierre for Damian.

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  • She waited at the edge of the bed.

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  • She waited until they stopped and the full light of day streamed into her room before heading to the kitchen.

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  • Damian waited expectantly, but Dusty shook his head.

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  • "We've waited many years for you, ikira," Levi said.

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  • He waited in the library until he'd composed himself and left for his suite.

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  • Sofia waited, staring blankly at the football game on TV.

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  • He emerged into a busier hall and waited for her, taking her arm and leading her through the vamps.

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  • They ran to the next nearest group of rocks, where a handful of four-by-fours waited.

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  • She waited, gaze falling to Damian.

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  • You almost waited too long to seek me out for a deal, he said.

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  • Deidre waited nervously, uncertain what to think about the Immortal staring at her.

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  • She flung herself through it, not caring what waited for her on the other side.

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  • Praying she hadn't missed some term of the deal, she waited for his reaction.

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  • She waited another few seconds for a catch before letting herself believe him.

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  • He smiled and waited.

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  • She waited, wishing she'd never come.

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  • She waited for Darkyn to return but was too scared of what he was capable of doing to open the door and see the damage.

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  • He waited for the portal behind her to close.

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  • She waited thousands of years and worked with both Dark Ones to make it happen.

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  • Past-Death waited for her to say more.

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  • She waited for some sort of reaction.

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  • You could've waited a day for him to fail then cured Selyn.

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  • One of the death dealers took Deidre's arm and waited.

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  • Bird Song's managerial pair tried to present a breakfast happy face over coffee cake and muffins, but their efforts continued to fall short as they waited for Martha to make an appearance.

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  • I waited, though God knows Jeff tried hard enough to get at me!

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  • They waited until he climbed up the slope to where they stood.

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  • While Bird Song waited, Mrs. Worthington, prompted by Fred's phone call, went to the campground to see if she might catch the couple left before they left.

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  • Dean wished Cynthia had waited until they were alone to bring up the subject.

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  • He waited until the officer stepped outside.

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  • They waited, and after a few seconds there was the distinct sound of movement above them.

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  • He waited, eyes trained on the shape.

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  • She waited for him to comment but he remained silent.

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  • Fitzgerald hardly waited for Dean to finish.

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  • She waited until he continued.

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  • She wasn't satisfied and waited for more.

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  • Dean waited, a knot forming in his stomach.

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  • Darkyn waited beside an open door, hands clasped behind his back in a deceptive display of ease.

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  • Stepping back, Deidre waited for the tea transform into what she remembered tea to be.

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  • She waited her whole life for this moment, and all she was able to do was watch him leave her.

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  • Gabriel waited in front of the yawning portal.

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  • He started walking again and waited for her at the portal to Rhyn's.

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  • Tymkyn waited for more.

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  • Landon waited for him a short distance away.

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  • I waited tens of thousands of years for one of us to have the mating tattoo appear.

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  • Gabriel waited for more.

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  • She waited for him to say something about all that Andre had pried out of her.

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  • "I'm thinking …I waited my whole life for this moment," she replied.

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  • Deidre waited until the portal closed then bolted out of the gardens.

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  • "I've waited my entire life for this," she said.

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  • Deidre waited, needing to know what it would take for him to love her.

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  • She made love to him as if she'd waited her life for the moment.

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  • On a mission to ensure there was a clean slate between his mate and Darkyn, Gabriel waited in the middle of Deidre's old apartment for the Dark One to arrive.

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  • Gabriel waited, sensing the Dark One wasn't finished.

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  • Deidre waited for her to say more.

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  • He waited to see what she did.

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  • He waited another moment, unleashing his senses.

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  • I've waited my whole life for this.

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  • Carmen waited until he closed the car door.

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  • She waited quietly for his response.

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  • Alex selected a clean towel from the things he had brought to the barn and waited a little longer.

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  • Alex waited through some more contractions and finally pulled the foal straight out.

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  • Carmen stopped the car in the drive and waited.

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  • When she did, Alex stopped and waited for her reaction.

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  • She waited, watching as he approached the bear, gun ready.

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  • He kissed her cheeks and waited for her to heft herself back onto the table.

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  • She waited until she reached a quieter side street before dialing her boyfriend.

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  • He plucked the compass from his chest and waited to see what it did.

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  • "I don't know this guy from Adam," Gabe said then waited.

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  • Turning in a full circle, Gabe waited for a sign the deity still sought him.

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  • I've waited to tell you this since we met long ago.

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  • Now, he waited to heal and to calm down.

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  • He didn't see the demon that summoned him and waited a moment before speaking.

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  • Her shoulders were still hunched, as if she waited for him to hack off her head.

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  • Gabe waited a few more minutes then forced himself to leave.

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  • She sat near the door and waited.

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  • Grateful for somewhere to go, Deidre hung up and waited for his text.

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  • Deidre waited for him in the lobby.

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  • Said he'd waited a long time to tell me something.

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  • Insides shaky again, Deidre waited breathlessly, tears on her face.

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  • No Immortals waited for her.

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  • Deidre waited half an hour then rose.

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  • Katie waited for more.

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  • Deidre grabbed her bag and waited for him in the hallway.

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  • She waited for him to say something else.

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  • He sensed the wards he tripped and waited for the Ancient to appear.

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  • Gabe waited a few minutes for the assassin being replaced to appear.

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  • Gabriel waited until they were gone.

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  • She kissed him on both cheeks then waited as he poured himself wine.

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  • But he waited for her response.

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  • Landon appeared at once, and Gabriel waited for his new second-in-command to join him.

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  • Deidre waited for the portal to close before she rose.

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  • Darkyn waited for her in the circle that stretched about five meters across.

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  • He waited, as if she'd reveal enough dirt to make his monthly quota then added, They'll probably suspend your license.

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  • The kid began crying and she waited, ticking off her mental to-do list to see where she'd start.

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  • Kris waited until the door closed.

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  • He turned off the car and touched the garage door opener above him, whistling as he waited.

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  • She waited until the door closed before crossing to the carafe and refilling her glass.

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  • His lover of many years sensed his unease and waited for him to speak.

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  • Jade waited, and Kris held his gaze in silence.

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  • The seat was at his left, and he waited until she accepted before sitting.

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  • She caught her breath and waited.

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  • He waited for the barrier before him to lift and then strode out.

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  • Rhyn waited for it, determined to put up the same fight he always did.

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  • She tensed and waited, willing him to continue.

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  • She waited for him to face her then punched him as hard as she could in the nose.

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  • Immobilized, she waited with panicked dread for an attack like Sasha's.

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  • She waited, her breathing growing shallower and faster.

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  • She stepped from the shadow world back into her world and waited for nausea or pain.

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  • She gritted her teeth and waited.

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  • He touched her neck, and she waited, assuming he'd take blood from her despite his distaste of alcohol.

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  • She stood before him and waited.

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  • The oriental man held a PDA and was frowning as he read through notes while the others waited for him to speak.

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  • Gabriel waited until he was gone before pulling a chair to the side of the bed.

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  • She waited for him to finish before crossing to her room to change.

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  • She waited in the cold winter day until the familiar Lincoln Town Car arrived.

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  • Her sister waited in the reception room, sipping tea and flipping through a magazine.

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  • Sensing some sort of lurid story, all five of them waited for her to speak.

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  • She waited for him to explode.

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  • Hannah waited for more.

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  • Katie hissed as they waited in the hall.

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  • Kris waited for him to change forms.

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  • From the shadows of the crypt, Gabriel waited until the half-brothers were gone to dump the contents of the velvet dice pouch into his palm.

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  • Wanting to give his friend, Rhyn, a moment of peace with his dead-dead parents, he waited until Rhyn was gone before withdrawing from the shadows.

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  • He never expected his long dead parents to respond but waited anyway.

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  • She knocked and waited.

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  • He dove into the snow while she stood and waited for Rhyn.

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  • The full- blooded demon was slow to rise, and he waited.

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  • He heard whispers traded behind doors and cottages and waited.

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  • Rhyn waited until the healer passed him and then stepped into the shadow world behind him.

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  • Jade waited for Darkyn to return from his meeting with Kris.

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  • Jade waited, hoping Sasha.s desire to return to Hell or take out Kris overwhelmed any suspicion he had.

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  • Ully, looking exhausted, moved closer, and Rhyn waited as well.

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  • Rhyn joined Kris in the hallway and waited until Katie was out of earshot.

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  • She waited another few minutes and then headed to the bathrooms.

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  • He tore through the demons and panted as he waited for his brothers.

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  • Katie waited until he was gone then shook her head, tired of Immortal surprises.

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  • He waited while she rolled up her sleeve in excitement, then displayed the blood-red tattoo there.

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  • Kris waited until the guest bedroom door closed before he motioned to one of the Immortals posted on either end of the hallway.

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  • Kris waited until five Immortals were present in the hall before he retreated to his conference room.

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  • The small man waited next to A'Ran's trusted second-in-command, Ne'Rin, whose sister was one of the three before him.

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  • A'Ran waited, observing the tiny man with white eyes.

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  • Evelyn waited outside while Kiera entered the massive bathroom.

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  • Being shorter than everyone else would be a boon this night; she waited until the two were out of sight before fading back toward the house.

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  • She tensed and waited for him, too, to insult her or boss her around like Romas did before she walked away.

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  • They waited a short time longer before the prisoner shifted to rise.

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  • He waited two more days to see if she would settle.

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  • He waited for Ne'Rin to fix it and tried again.

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  • Talal strode toward her, and Kiera waited.

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  • At her entrance, those in the nearest circle with Ne'Rin ceased their activity and bowed, then stood in a line and waited.

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  • Why did-- He held up a hand to silence her, and she waited, circling the table to face him.

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  • He left at last, and she waited for him to disappear from sight before jogging to the conference room.

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  • She waited for him to flex his strength and drive her into the ground, surprised when he never did.

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  • He waited, head twisted over her shoulder to see her.

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