The low, dull, moan of the Sabbath siren lulls you into the 25-hour respite from modernity.
Saint Barthélemy, my annual winter respite, is my favorite of the Caribbean islands.
There is no respite from the destruction as I drive into the UNRWA compound.
It's actually a golden moment; his fall forced this respite that would have otherwise not taken place.
Finally, a respite for both the Mitt Romney and Barack Obama campaigns.
"Give yourself an hour's respite," said the old housekeeper, who had been his nurse and who loved him as her own son.
In Asgard, now that Loki's lips were closed, there was peace and a respite from mischief.
Wait not for him to beseech you; ask him for no respite; but go forward at once, and offer him even more than you can perform.
Short as was the respite, the enemy was not idle while it lasted.
He had a moment's respite now, for Fortunio stung—though lightly—was not likely to come again until he had others to support him.