When Carmen's father died, she thought she was alone in the world, yet all these people had been there for her.
If not, why had he gone - left her alone for two weeks?
This wasn't about what he had hidden from her or the fact that he had left her alone for two weeks to go to Columbia.
If he was going to start throwing things, she had no intention of staying there in the kitchen alone with him.
I knew it when he caught you alone beside the pool.
And now she had put herself in a position where she would be alone with him in the car.
Their lives were now entwined with the two people they left alone in that building.
Leave her alone, Brandon.
She caught him alone in the hallway after supper, while Julia and Rachel were in the kitchen doing dishes.
I wanted to stay, but I thought you wanted to be alone with your mother.
What was he doing out here alone in the middle of the desert?
She was alone in Ashley with no money.
It all seemed to be tailor made to her preferences - all but the part about staying alone in the house with him.
Not here alone on the couch.
None of this would have happened if they hadn't been alone in the house.
She was thinking as if she alone were responsible.
I have to convince you; taking it on faith alone isn't enough.
I was alone, back in New York, on a totally secure line.
I spoke to her alone for twenty minutes.
Being alone didn't seem so bad to me after all.
"And that's just what I shall do if you don't let those little balls of pork alone," said Jim, glaring at the kitten with his round, big eyes.
Your actions alone accuse you.
"I would rather live alone on a desert island than be a sailor on this ship," he said.
For four years and four months he lived alone on the island.
When Daniel Defoe heard how Selkirk had lived alone on the island of Juan Fernandez, he said to himself: Here is something worth telling about.
A woman was sitting alone by the fire.
That issue alone could fill an entire chapter.
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Given these agricultural strengths, is there anyone who believes the United States alone couldn't produce an extra $365 billion worth of food, at full retail price, if there were a ready buyer for it?
The priority must be, of course, to address the needs of the hungry, who could only wish to have a chicken to eat, let alone to have the "high-class problem" of whether the chicken had a dignified life and death.
My earliest distinct recollection of my father is making my way through great drifts of newspapers to his side and finding him alone, holding a sheet of paper before his face.
I felt absolutely alone, cut off from my friends and the firm earth.
But of course, it is not alone for their bright colors that we love the flowers....
One cold winter night I was alone in my room.
I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time.
A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will.
Leave me alone, then, for a while.
It appeared to have no companion in the universe--sporting there alone--and to need none but the morning and the ether with which it played.
Russia alone must save Europe.
We alone must avenge the blood of the just one....
I am your faithful slave and to you alone I can confess that my children are the bane of my life.
"I say so," he continued desperately, "because the Bourbons fled from the Revolution leaving the people to anarchy, and Napoleon alone understood the Revolution and quelled it, and so for the general good, he could not stop short for the sake of one man's life."