I'm sorry for asking what will be such a simple question but I'm not sure exactly how With is used in sentences where that's the first word.
Is that what it took to fall in love with someone? Would it take years of living with Nali to love her? Then so be it. With those thoughts he turned on his heel and... [Nali, Esther Henry]
"Where did Grant go? Shit, he must have left. I wonder if he knows that I'm still alive... That would be rather careless of him to not kill me if he wanted me dead. Hmm..." With those thoughts, the man stood up and walked off. ["God of War" on Zetaboards]
"It has been almost a year since it began, I can not go on like this much longer." With those thoughts he started the day. [Martin Wolf on The Indie Stone]