True, but her answer left Carmen's stomach tied in a knot.
Alex didn't answer and it went to his voice mail, so she left a message.
That wasn't going to be the answer, and he must know that by now.
The answer was as obvious as it was embarrassing.
"I remember you didn't answer," she said dryly.
Connie contemplated the answer and nodded.
The answer surprised her, but for some reason she was sure he wouldn't hit her.
There was only one answer, of course.
Whatever the reason, she felt compelled to answer flippantly.
Something about his flippant answer made her think he would be a master at verbal fencing.
As if in answer to her question, he dug a tin from his shirt pocket and handed it to her.
In answer to her response, his kiss lost its hesitancy and became ardent.
Wear this above your left ear if the answer is no - right if the answer is yes.
The answer came to her so quickly that it brought a smile to her lips.
He shook his head, declining to answer until he had swallowed the food in his mouth.
No matter how often she asked herself the question, the answer remained elusive.
They're questions you're going to have to answer for yourself.
He said, but didn't answer my question.
Martha jumped to answer it with Betsy following.
I'm not sure she knows the answer herself but a lot of marriages are built on far less.
How will you answer him?
For answer Zeb began to unfasten Jim's harness, strap by strap, and to buckle one piece to another until he had made a long leather strip that would reach to the ground.
Jim and the buggy followed, the old cab-horse being driven by Zeb while the Wizard stood up on the seat and bowed his bald head right and left in answer to the cheers of the people, who crowded thick about him.
"I won't answer such a foolish question," asserted Eureka, with a snarl.
"O Queen of Sheba, the bees have given you my answer," then said Solomon.
At first his mother tried to answer all his questions.
This answer pleased the rich man so well that he bought Aesop at once, and took him to his home on the island of Samos.
The coachman made no answer, but drove onward.
As the pace of Internet technology's advance keeps quickening, it will not only reveal (and answer) latent desires we never knew we had, but it also will increasingly mean tasks that have been technically impossible will become possible.
And my system will come back with a single answer, something like, You should go to Tommaso's on Kearny Street.
Accountability must be at as low a level as possible, so that if government officials mess up, they answer to constituents in their locality.
The implied answer: everything.
If she does not know the answer to a question, she guesses with mischievous assurance.
You would be amused to see me hold a squealing pig in my arms, while Helen feels it all over, and asks countless questions--questions not easy to answer either.
In order to answer her questions, I have been obliged to read a great deal about animals.
He put her answer down in his note book.
Answer me these questions, and then perhaps I may look at your bawbles and find them ornamental.
I answer, that he cannot without disgrace be associated with it.
If the tax-gatherer, or any other public officer, asks me, as one has done, "But what shall I do?" my answer is, "If you really wish to do anything, resign your office."
It puts to rest many questions which he would otherwise be taxed to answer; while the only new question which it puts is the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it.
"Herself," came the answer in a rough voice, and Marya Dmitrievna entered the room.
Everyone laughed, not at Marya Dmitrievna's answer but at the incredible boldness and smartness of this little girl who had dared to treat Marya Dmitrievna in this fashion.
"Beautiful," said the doctor in answer to a remark about the weather.
You will answer for it, Captain.