1 He never omitted the ceremony afterwards, and the gravity and quiescence with which I underwent it, seemed to invest it for him with a certain charm.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXXIV
2 If Edgar Linton meets me, I shall not hesitate to knock him down, and give him enough to insure his quiescence while I stay.
Wuthering Heights By Emily BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XIV
3 If moody Ahab was now all quiescence, at least so far as could be known on deck, Stubb, his second mate, flushed with conquest, betrayed an unusual but still good-natured excitement.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 64. Stubb's Supper.