Jonathan was accepting the responsibility of his younger siblings – without being directed to do so.
Maybe accepting a date would be the perfect way to end this one-sided relationship.
She found herself nodding, accepting his explanation more easily than even Gabriel's.
Hope that you'll start accepting me as your husband - your mate; not just a lover.
She's accepting her role.
"What is it?" she asked, accepting them.
I thought about it and realized I was merely accepting it — and holding it over your head.
"Thank you," Alex said, accepting the envelope.
I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?
Jonny was only accepting the path he'd already chosen, but it was a difficult pill for her to swallow.
Letting go of Gabriel was much harder than accepting her new mate.
Accepting, loving, trusting someone – even if bonded – was beyond Immortal Laws to dictate.
Immediately he was on his feet, accepting her hand.
Meeting his parents, them accepting me, fitting in with the new place, you know.
"Sounds rough," Katie said. Deidre sounded accepting of her decision, but Katie couldn't help wondering how long it had taken her to come to peace with sacrificing love for the demands of her job.
When Rissa merely nodded, accepting the insult, he felt the urge to shake sense into the oblivious woman.
Maybe she should have asked him before accepting the puppy.
She was gradually accepting his touch, a subtle sign of a thaw she probably didn't realize she was doing.
His scruples forbade him to acknowledge the jurisdiction of the court by accepting bail, but he was soon released.
Swan's measurements, which had misled Bent into accepting a chronology based on a supposed orientation of the "temple," had been shown to be inexact.
At Franeker his house was a small château, " separated by a moat from the rest of the town, where the mass could be said in safety."' And one motive in favour of accepting an invitation to England lay in the alleged leanings of Charles I.
In 1653 he returned to London, and having denounced Cromwell for accepting the office of Lord Protector he was imprisoned.
By the Presbyterian Churches accepting the episcopal model.
To share with the minister such general oversight is not regarded by intelligent and influential laymen as an incongruous or unworthy office; but to identify the duties of the eldership, even in theory, with those of the minister is a sure way of deterring from accepting office many whose counsel and influence in the eldership would be invaluable.'
Accepting the law he distinguishes productive from permissive or transmissive function (p. 32), and, rejecting the view that brain produces thought, he recognizes that in our present condition brain transmits thought, thought needs brain for its organ of expression; but this does not exclude the possibility of a condition in which thought will be no longer so dependent on brain.
The one is that the animal sacrificed was looked upon as a deity, and that, therefore, the liver represented the soul of the god; the other theory is that the deity in accepting the sacrifice identified himself with the animal, and that, therefore, the liver as the soul of the animal was the counterpart of the soul of the god.
That the daily sacrifices which form a feature of advanced cults involved the belief of the daily slaughter of some deity, and even before this stage was reached the primitive belief of the actual identification of the god with the animal must have yielded to some such belief as that the deity in accepting the sacrifice assimilates the animal to his own being, precisely as man assimilates the food that enters into his body.
Instead, however, of proceeding with the work of practical legislation, accepting the Instrument of Government without challenge as the basis of its authority, the parliament immediately began to discuss and find fault with the constitution and to debate about "Fundamentals."
1 It was said to have been founded by a band of emigrants from Phocis, under the guidance of two Athenian leaders, named Philogenes and Damon, but it joined the Ionian confederacy by accepting the government of Athenian rulers of the house of Codrus.
The Code enacted that if the father does not, after accepting a man's presents, give him his daughter, he must return the presents doubled.
On the of July the Prussians completely defeated the, ,, strians at Koniggrtz, and on the 5th Austria Led Venetia to Napoleon, accepting his, mediation gratz.
On the 26th of April the island of Tabarca was occupied by the French, Bizerta was seized on the 2nd of May, and on the 12th of May the hey signed the treaty of Bardo accepting the French protectorate.
Their tactics, however, produced a contrary effect, for Rudini, accepting proposals from Berlin, renewed the alliance in June 1891 for a period of twelve years.
Accepting this view of the phylogeny of the leaf, the perianthleaves (sepals and petals) and the foliage-leaves may be regarded as modified or metamorphosed sporophylls; that is, as leaves which are adapted to functions other than the bearing of spores.
He also pointed out reasons for accepting a division of the land into three continents - Europe, Asia and Africa.
Accepting the position in which the Tudor king would have his great nobles, he became the faithful soldier, diplomatist and official of the new power.
As a precaution against Tatar invasions he founded fortified towns on his southern frontiers - Tambov, Kozlov, Penza and Simbirsk; but when the Don Cossacks offered him Azov, which they had captured from the Turks, and a National Assembly, convoked for the purpose of considering the question, were in favour of accepting it as a means of increasing Russian influence on the Black Sea, he decided that the town should be restored to the sultan, much to the disappointment of its captors.
Is it better to give up Moscow without a battle, or by accepting battle to risk losing the army as well as Moscow?
Alex had been the one who helped her see them as true family, and yet he was having issues accepting his own father.
Are you accepting the job?
She'd always been grateful to him for accepting her and her gift, but he'd always refused to tell her what exactly he was and how he seemed to be able to read her mind sometimes.
There's nothing else between you and me, except you accepting it.
Accepting it was difficult – but necessary.
Carmen nodded, accepting the cup of coffee Mums offered.
If the future relies upon her accepting him, I'm not sure it'll happen.
I'm accepting the inevitable.
In giving and accepting battle at Borodino, Kutuzov acted involuntarily and irrationally.
She swung her legs around and firmly planted her feet on the ground before accepting the hand he offered.
She shrugged and handed him her canteen, accepting the full one he offered.
Accepting his proposal of marriage might be setting her up for a fall, but declining was surely something she would live to regret.
"I like the cheap shit," Kris replied, accepting his whiskey.
"I'd be honored," she said, accepting it.
But you must understand my people are not like you, are not as accepting of your loose tongue.
She hesitated before accepting his hand.
Soon afterwards he went to London, where he lived until his death in 1807, never accepting the Concordat, which had suppressed his archiepiscopal see.
He was accepting his obligation to her while shutting off everything but the physical side of him.
"They.re still accepting prisoners, my dear Tamer," Sasha purred.