We've been away for a long time, you know, and so we're anxious to get home again.
The battle had been raging for some time.
His little army had been beaten and scattered.
You've been a very good girl.
May each evening see that all thy wishes have been performed.
Maybe Katie wasn't the only one who had been overlooked by Señor Medena when it came to inheritance.
Gilbert de Lafayette's father and grandfather and great-grandfather had all been brave and noble men.
He has been called the Father of his Country.
He had had a short illness, there had been a brief time of acute suffering, then all was over.
The little chest that held his clothing had been carried down to the bank.
I have been in Paris.
Well... they had been flirting with each other in the car.
Dorothy climbed into the buggy, although Jim had been unharnessed from it and was grazing some distance away.
We've been in the dark quite a while, and you may as well explain what has happened.
Alex was supposed to be sterile, but they had been wrong about that.
In fact, at times she had been almost brutally clear that she was no longer interested in him.
It wouldn't have been so much fun for him if she had reacted the way he did when she told him she was pregnant.
And yet, in a way, waiting this long might have been an advantage.
"I have been so excited since father said you were coming!" she said to Alex, but her eyes included Carmen.
Actually, she hadn't thought how it looked to others - and there had never been any doubt in her mind that she was fortunate to have Alex.
They had never been anywhere else overnight together.
Would it have been better if I had fallen off and broken my neck?
It was probably the first money, other than the air fares, Señor Medena had been able to spend on Alex - and even then he had to do it through Felipa.
Maybe Alex wanted to be in control because he had been dominated all his life.
He must have been really exhausted.
But then, Alex had always been fluent in pretty talk.
"And I would rather have a young hawk that has been trained to hunt" said Ethelbert.
That beverage was already known to the French and had been given a special name.
You have been to Paris and have remained Russian.
A bed had been made on a bedstead for the countess only.
When he had been placed on his camp bed he lay for a long time motionless with closed eyes.
I have just been told that nothing is ready yet.
Murat was informed that the way had been cleared.
She moved simply to be farther away from the wounded man.
He had for some seconds been intently watching what was going on a few steps away.
It followed that there must have been a victory.
Here and there he could see churches that had not been burned.
When the pit had been filled up a command was given.
The state of things on the staff had of late been exceedingly strained.
The officer reported that no order to advance had been received.
The other day if it had not been for you that affair would have ended ill.
He had been ordered to attack Forminsk.