He was a big man, but one who moved with total silence.
I walked the rest of the way home in total silence.
For a moment there was total silence in the market.
There was total silence in the room for several minutes.
And all this was being done in nearly total silence.
We sat that way in total silence for at least a minute, though it felt like longer.
Inside of a minute there was total silence in the Hall.
Even to the very young ones, they sat in total silence, bodies still and waiting.
For several seconds there was total silence in the room.
I killed the engine, and for the first time in hours there was almost total silence.
Both women sat in complete silence for five more minutes.
For a couple of minutes he sat in complete silence.
The rest of the drive home passed in almost complete silence.
For a moment there was complete silence in the room.
The last ten minutes had been spent in complete silence.
He did not say another word for a very long time; perhaps an hour went by in complete silence.
For one moment, there was complete silence outside, then she heard a new sound.
There was a complete silence for two or three minutes.
There was complete silence on the other end of the line.
There was complete silence as they stood looking at each other.