He returned to his rocker, sipped his beer and began to patiently answer the barrage of Fred's questions about his day's activities.
The government remained in the hands of Cardinal Bakocz till his death in 1521, when the supreme authority at court was disputed between the lame palatine Istvan Bathory, and his rival, the eminent jurist and orator Istvan Verbdczy (q.v.), - both of them incompetent, unprincipled place-hunters, - while, in the background lurked Janos Zapolya (see John (Zapolya), King Of Hungary), voivode of Tran sylvania, patiently waiting till the death of the feeble and childless king (who, in 1522, married Maria of Austria) should open for him a way to the throne.
Haynes has systematically and patiently uncovered the remains of the great temple of El-lil, removing layer after layer of debris and cutting sections in the ruins down to the virgin soil.
Claudette and Carl were waiting patiently in the dining room when Cynthia and Cade entered.
Formerly a great inlet with vague borders of lagoons and marshes, the Fenland has been reclaimed partly by natural processes, partly by engineering works patiently continued for centuries.
Exhausted Martha was hustled to her bed and snuggled next to SB, the patiently waiting stuffed owl.
He licked his face and went back to panting, his eyes half open as he waited patiently beside her.
The hope of Zion is in future restoration after she has patiently borne the chastisement of her sins.
Even in the older Davidic psalm-book there is a whole series of hymns in which the writer identifies himself with the poor and needy, the righteous people of God suffering in silence at the hands of the wicked, without other hope than patiently to wait for the interposition of Jehovah (Ps.
Alex patiently consoled and distracted her while the nurse taped a padded board to her hand and wrist so she couldn't move it.