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Yasin silently drew the string of his bow and let loose an arrow.
Deprived of amplification, he silently stripped down and collapsed onstage.
They stared at me silently, then I smiled, and said, “Maybe next time.”Dodging Rockets in Afghanistan as the Taliban’s Fighting Season Begins|Nick Willard|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Silently, he moves to grab a kombo (a whisk broom instrument)—then, softly, he taps her shoulders and head.
In the meantime OTV-3 continues to drift overhead, silently orbiting the Earth, doing whatever it does.Will The Pentagon’s Secret Space Plane Ever Return to Earth?|Kyle Mizokami|April 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Carefully, silently, the chief crawled down from the rock, which immediately became again a small stone.Basutoland|Minnie Martin
I believe that they silently rate each other as we do men on 'Change—worth five hundred, worth eight hundred napkins.Debit and Credit|Gustav Freytag
Her husband covered his face with his handkerchief, and silently turned from the carriage.A Russian Proprietor|Lyof N. Tolstoi
Norry gave him the drink and then sat down on the edge of the bed, silently waiting.The Plastic Age|Percy Marks
A century's silently and gently borne wrongs smoulder now and then in the deep eyes of some beautiful, dark-skinned girl.Alaska|Ella Higginson