They waited until the door closed after him, then resumed their seats; they did not look at one another.
"I’ve never felt better in my life!" he snapped, resuming his pacing.
Train service will be resumed at once.
"Look," said Mr. Thompson placatingly, resuming the edge of his seat.
Galt resumed his pacing.
He was describing in over colored detail her month of convalescence in the lonely cabin of a sheepherder, then her heroic trudging down fifty miles of mountain trails for the sake of resuming her duties to the people in this grave hour of national emergency.
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We hope for a resumption of negotiations.
The United Nations vote permits a resumption of trade with the country.