When they all set down to supper, Brandon was still brooding.
Deidre set down the journal, needing to distract her thoughts before she started to panic again.
He set down his glass, and taking Cynthia's hand, retreated from the parlor to the kitchen, without even bothering to make an excuse.
He set down his box and smiled at his attentive audience.
It was Roger who introduced first himself, then Charlie, who dipped his paper in acknowledgment, and Harold, who set down the news and looked at Dean over the top of his glasses, curious about the visit.