Idiom Magic:萬籟俱寂 (As) silent as the grave

【明報專訊】"I really can't stand loud music!" Ezra exclaimed. "Especially when someone starts playing rock and roll! It always happens just when I'm about to get some rest!" Ezra prefers silence. "I surely do, and I like it around here when things are silent as a grave," he said. (As) silent as a grave describes a time when it is extremely still or quiet. "I'm sorry, I didn't know you were there," Oliver said as he turned off his radio and the evening became as silent as a grave again. I've heard people say that Central at night is silent as a grave.