I smiled in an attempt to calm her down.
I'll attempt to relate my thoughts and feeling as accurately as possible.
Dean was sure she was concerned that he'd attempt to investigate, but he had no such intention.
The discovery of these laws is only possible when we have quite abandoned the attempt to find the cause in the will of some one man, just as the discovery of the laws of the motion of the planets was possible only when men abandoned the conception of the fixity of the earth.
And yet, even after he knew she suspected something, he made no attempt to send her home.
She scrubbed her skin rosy for nearly an hour and finally abandoned the attempt to remove the guilt.
After an hour-long attempt to expel his wired energy, he returned to his room to the sound of his cell phone ringing.
He grinned at the attempt and grabbed her hair, yanking her head back to expose her neck.
I considered a stop at the office of these people but I was intelligent enough to see it was wired with a sophisticated security system that I shall not attempt to challenge.
First off; we can't have you or anyone near you making any attempt to find out anything about us.
His intent gaze found hers, but he made no attempt to write.
Still he made no attempt to converse.
Was this surrogacy actually an attempt to get an heir?
She met his gaze defiantly for a moment longer, but he made no attempt to argue.
He experimented in an attempt to improve on the sessions but to no avail.
It was the first time in months Quinn would attempt to position Howie back more than a day or two.
Both were as anxious as I to hear the results of Howie's attempt to visit the Vermont bike-riding peeping Tom.
My attempt at lightening the situation fell on deaf ears.
I blew off his attempt to learn details of his involvement in Annie's abduction.
I have no fear this woman will attempt to escape as she sees my knife and knows full well her daughter's life is in my hands.
"Now, please, without further ado, explain," he said, in an attempt to control the conversation.
His attempt at appearing blasé didn't succeed.
Prompted by his concern for Betsy and Molly, he was willing to attempt using the apparatus.
With a resigned sigh, he agreed to attempt this journey I was begging him to take.
Real estate records were scoured for any known relative of the now deceased murderer in an attempt to locate family owned property, a difficult chore as mother Grasso wedded three men and lived with countless others.
On receiving this letter, Nicholas did not even make any attempt to get leave of absence or to retire from the army, but wrote to his parents that he was sorry Natasha was ill and her engagement broken off, and that he would do all he could to meet their wishes.
Pierre went up to him, though he knew his attempt would be vain.
It was the city of his seminary training in an attempt to resurrect his past he'd visited.
My heart fell, knowing the session I'd left behind was over and with it, our final attempt to locate Grasso's hide away.
"Maybe once," she replied flippantly in a wasted attempt to hide embarrassment.
She'd never suspected the depths of her father's strange power, and her first attempt to channel it was the reason the house was now lit with candles.
Not only was Pierre's attempt to speak unsuccessful, but he was rudely interrupted, pushed aside, and people turned away from him as from a common enemy.
Pierre knew all the details of the attempt on Bonaparte's life in 1809 by a German student in Vienna, and knew that the student had been shot.
When Grekov returned, Count Orlov-Denisov, excited both by the abandoned attempt and by vainly awaiting the infantry columns that still did not appear, as well as by the proximity of the enemy, resolved to advance.
The Proctor also was a stranger, and did not attempt to communicate with me in any way; and, as they were both unfamiliar with my speech, they could not readily understand what I said to them.
Miss Keller is distinctly not a singular proof of occult and mysterious theories, and any attempt to explain her in that way fails to reckon with her normality.
Many people have thought that any attempt to find the principles in her method would be nothing but a later theory superimposed on Miss Sullivan's work.
I shall not attempt to conquer her by force alone; but I shall insist on reasonable obedience from the start.
Indeed, when some friend is trying to speak to Miss Keller, and the attempt is not proving successful, Miss Sullivan usually helps by spelling the lost words into Miss Keller's hand.
I was shown quite a long list of verses which were composed by some young men who had been detected in an attempt to escape, who avenged themselves by singing them.
The adjutant by his elaborate courtesy appeared to wish to ward off any attempt at familiarity on the part of the Russian messenger.
He simply made no attempt - so unlike Alex – at least the old Alex.