I think he felt included because he was helping as much as we were.
Maybe because it had the same theme of wrought iron and ivory as the hacienda - and maybe they had been visiting too long.
If he had passed Dulce over, it was because she wasn't what he wanted.
I reminded him that he said he went to Columbia because he needed the money.
Was it because he thought she wouldn't?
Is that because of the infection?
Was God punishing Destiny because they had been greedy?
"Because I am going to stop your breath," was the reply.
But they were in great numbers, and the Champion could not shout much because he had to save his breath for fighting.
When the braided man had completed this strange tale Dorothy nearly laughed, because it was all so absurd; but the Wizard tapped his forehead significantly, to indicate that he thought the poor man was crazy.
Jim was brought with the others, although it took a good many Gargoyles to carry the big beast through the air and land him on the high platform, and the buggy was thrust in after him because it belonged to the party and the wooden folks had no idea what it was used for or whether it was alive or not.
He groaned, too, as if frightened, and the wings creaked dreadfully because the Wizard had forgotten to oil them; but they kept fairly good time with the wings of the buggy, so that they made excellent progress from the start.
But the first time that Zeb managed to give him a sharp box on the ears the Munchkin sat down upon the ground and cried until the tears ran down his whiskers, because he had been hurt.
I will ask the Tin Woodman to defend the prisoner, because he has such a kind heart I am sure he will do his best to save her.
"Because I don't know how," answered Henry.
He was often called the Ettrick Shepherd, because he was the keeper of sheep near the Ettrick Water.
They were angry because their plans had been discovered.
He was in trouble because his scholars would not study.
"That is because I have not invited any one," said Cyrus."
The king's cupbearer, Sarcas, was very much offended because he was not given a share of the feast.
His name was Francis, and because of his goodness, all men now call him St. Francis.
The statement is not there because you want the log per se but because the logging of the actions is what documents how much you need to pay.
I already knew people wanted to sell the stuff in their attic or send money to other people before eBay or PayPal came along, because the offline world had already invented garage sales and Western Union.
I say "could" because I doubt they have all those databases loaded yet, but you get the idea.
Is it because winning the award gives them more confidence?
This is a good thing because it means that high degrees of utility (the economists' word for "happiness") can be achieved with a wide variety of goods.
A problem arises because of the strong correlation between standard of living and energy consumption.
Bill Gates could make his billions because computers, with the right software, could vastly increase productivity.
That was because I saw everything with the strange, new sight that had come to me.
I knew the sky was black, because all the heat, which meant light to me, had died out of the atmosphere.
Her words puzzled me very much because I did not then understand anything unless I touched it.
It was because she seized the right moment to impart knowledge that made it so pleasant and acceptable to me.
Before I lost my sight and hearing, I was fast learning to talk, but after my illness it was found that I had ceased to speak because I could not hear.
I used to sit in my mother's lap all day long and keep my hands on her face because it amused me to feel the motions of her lips; and I moved my lips, too, although I had forgotten what talking was.
My friends say that I laughed and cried naturally, and for awhile I made many sounds and word-elements, not because they were a means of communication, but because the need of exercising my vocal organs was imperative.
Yet it is admirable to profess because it was once admirable to live.
There are some who complain most energetically and inconsolably of any, because they are, as they say, doing their duty.
It is not barbarous merely because the printing is skin-deep and unalterable.
With regard to the merchants, however, one of them says pertinently that a great part of their failures are not genuine pecuniary failures, but merely failures to fulfil their engagements, because it is inconvenient; that is, it is the moral character that breaks down.
Most men appear never to have considered what a house is, and are actually though needlessly poor all their lives because they think that they must have such a one as their neighbors have.
I cannot but think that if we had more true wisdom in these respects, not only less education would be needed, because, forsooth, more would already have been acquired, but the pecuniary expense of getting an education would in a great measure vanish.
Yet men have come to such a pass that they frequently starve, not for want of necessaries, but for want of luxuries; and I know a good woman who thinks that her son lost his life because he took to drinking water only.
"Because I hate ghost stories," said Prince Hippolyte in a tone which showed that he only understood the meaning of his words after he had uttered them.
"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."
You are the first and only one to whom I mention this, because I like you.
"I should think not," said Vera, "because there can never be anything wrong in my behavior.
And she added, turning to Vera, You'll never understand it, because you've never loved anyone.
They wept because they were friends, and because they were kindhearted, and because they--friends from childhood--had to think about such a base thing as money, and because their youth was over....
The count went in first with Marya Dmitrievna, the countess followed on the arm of a colonel of hussars, a man of importance to them because Nicholas was to go with him to the regiment; then came Anna Mikhaylovna with Shinshin.