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  • When he had finished his story we sat quiet for some time. Cited from The Friendly Road, by David Grayson
  • He remained quiet for some time, thinking over what he had best do. Cited from By England's Aid, by G. A. Henty
  • He kept quiet for ten minutes, then another attempt was made, and failed. Cited from Wild Nature Won By Kindness, by Elizabeth Brightwen
  • I would like to stay with myself in quiet for a while. Cited from Six Plays, by Florence Henrietta Darwin
  • He lay quiet for some time and then he began again. Cited from Short Cruises, by W. W. Jacobs
  • So I took some time off and sat in the quiet for a while.
  • But he had sat still and quiet for a long time, it seemed to him. Cited from The Brighton Boys with the Flying Corps, by James R. Driscoll
  • He had been quite quiet for the past day and night. Cited from Dracula, by Bram Stoker
  • She was very quiet for the rest of that summer morning. Cited from The Vehement Flame, by Margaret Wade Campbell Deland
  • She shut her eyes again, and remained quite quiet for a few minutes longer. Cited from Wives and Daughters, E. C. Gaskell
  • Take my advice and get back home and keep quiet for a bit. Cited from The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight, by Elizabeth von Arnim
  • Soon all had retired, and the camp was quiet for the night. Cited from The Rover Boys on Land and Sea, by Arthur M. Winfield
  • I suppose he does n't find the proper quiet for his work. Cited from The Author Of Beltraffio, by Henry James
  • His breath failed him, he fell back, and lay quiet for several minutes. Cited from Battle Of The Strong, by G. Parker, v5
  • They were very quiet for the rest of the long drive. Cited from John Ward, Preacher, by Margaret Deland
  • He is quiet for the rest of the time they're together and goes home early.
  • She sat down and was quiet for half an hour. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII, No. 28. July, 1873, by Various
  • If they could lay quiet for ten days or two weeks, they might then get up safe. Cited from The Underground Railroad, by William Still
  • An ice bag on your head and real quiet for two-three days. Cited from Half Portions, by Edna Ferber
  • He would sit quiet for any length of time with them. Cited from Jan of the Windmill,Juliana Horatia Ewing
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