They waged a silent battle, and Bianca opened her eyes, praying with everything she was worth that the small woman-- whoever she was-- would win.
She leaned against the wall and drew a deep breath, praying A'Ran trusted this Council member for a reason.
When they get infested with aphids, do we think about their enemy, the praying mantis?
Jessi carefully placed Ashley's project in a corner of the box, praying her cousin was alive to finish it one day.
In vain Savonarola besought them to lay down their arms. When the church was finally stormed Savonarola was seen praying at the altar, and Fra Domenico, armed with an enormous candlestick, guarding him from the blows of the mob.