The quietness with which he spoke made Jessi feel bad for asking.
After the troubled times which had lasted from 1214 to 1224 they desired nothing more than peace, quietness and good governance.
A period of quietness now set in, and the condition of the kingdom, its education, its agriculture and its trade and manufactures, began to receive earnest attention, while by frugality, both in public and in private matters, King William helped to repair the shattered finances of the country.
tallish man, who paradoxically attracted attention by the quietness with which he moved.
It was once a flourishing town, but its quietness now is only disturbed by the advent of the numerous tourists who visit it in the summer, crossing hence to the island of Marken.