Possibly in answer to her prayers, the front of the car climbed into the air.
I suspect I'd have a lot of young men to answer to if anything happened to you out here.
As if in answer to her question, he dug a tin from his shirt pocket and handed it to her.
In answer to her response, his kiss lost its hesitancy and became ardent.
Mary studied her reflectively and finally spoke in a hushed tone, as if she didn't actually want to know the answer to her question.