She is the best seamstress in Houston!
Strange, but she had never thought of Alex as her best friend.
They weren't exactly best of friends.
At best, Alex would be courteous to him.
Howard was the brother of her best friend, Connie.
There was no reasoning with him, so she accepted a ride with her best friend, Connie.
This was the same man who treated her so coldly earlier today, and she'd do best to keep that picture in her mind.
But at least you had my best interest in mind.
The truth is, I like your companionship - and I'd like my parents to meet one of my best friends.
Was that what he was hinting at when he said she was his best friend - that he needed someone to talk to?
I want my best friend back, too.
Then a woman has to do the best she can on her own.
Yours is the second offer I've had this trip and I want to make sure I get the best deal.
Cassie cleaned the supper dishes as best she could with sand, and stored them in one of the packs.
Desire still a hot ember inside of her, she was tempted to set the record straight, but maybe it was best he didn't know how close she had come to giving in.
No, I simply think there is a proper way to do things, and humans have a habit of doing what pleases them at the moment, not what is best for the future.
It was best to stay out of the entire thing - if they would only let her.
She wanted the best for it - better than what she had.
Anyway, I was doing my best not to let things get out of control.
Betsy and Martha, now practically best friends, conspired together against the rest of us until they owned most of the board.
She and I were best pals every summer up here.
As any dream sessions needed to take place in Massachusetts where Quinn's test items were now located, we decided Martha was best suited as coordinator of the event.
Granted, we have to plan how to best make it public but.
"Never mind," answered the Prince, hastily, "she will be all right for a few days longer, and it is best for me to rule until I can dispose of you strangers, who have come to our land uninvited and must be attended to at once."
"In that case," said the man, "it will be best for you to cross our Valley and mount the spiral staircase inside the Pyramid Mountain.
I'll do the best I can.
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.
And now, my friends, please to excuse My lisping and my stammers; I, for this once, have done my best, And so--I'll make my manners.
He was the best loved of all our poets.
Everybody was astonished, for that boy was the best scholar in the school, and he had never been known to break a rule.
Many of his best friends had been killed or captured.
It shows us at our best and at our cruelest.
This is powerful; it allows the best and brightest to collaborate easily.
He distrusted government and said 'that government governs best which governs least.'
Before recorded music, the best musicians made a good living but weren't extremely wealthy.
Only those who knew and loved him best can understand what his friendship meant to me.
Before I entered college, however, it was thought best that I should study another year under Mr. Keith.
I have tried many machines, and I find the Hammond is the best adapted to the peculiar needs of my work.
The bright, gentle, fanciful plays--the ones I like best now--appear not to have impressed me at first, perhaps because they reflected the habitual sunshine and gaiety of a child's life.
In the savage state every family owns a shelter as good as the best, and sufficient for its coarser and simpler wants; but I think that I speak within bounds when I say that, though the birds of the air have their nests, and the foxes their holes, and the savages their wigwams, in modern civilized society not more than one half the families own a shelter.
The traveller who stops at the best houses, so called, soon discovers this, for the publicans presume him to be a Sardanapalus, and if he resigned himself to their tender mercies he would soon be completely emasculated.
The best works of art are the expression of man's struggle to free himself from this condition, but the effect of our art is merely to make this low state comfortable and that higher state to be forgotten.
This spending of the best part of one's life earning money in order to enjoy a questionable liberty during the least valuable part of it reminds me of the Englishman who went to India to make a fortune first, in order that he might return to England and live the life of a poet.
The count is suffering physically and mentally, and apparently you have done your best to increase his mental sufferings.
The best quarters in the village were assigned to cavalry-captain Denisov, the squadron commander, known throughout the whole cavalry division as Vaska Denisov.
"But the best of it was," said one, telling of the misfortune of a fellow diplomat, "that the Chancellor told him flatly that his appointment to London was a promotion and that he was so to regard it.
But what is best of all," he went on, his excitement subsiding under the delightful interest of his own story, "is that the sergeant in charge of the cannon which was to give the signal to fire the mines and blow up the bridge, this sergeant, seeing that the French troops were running onto the bridge, was about to fire, but Lannes stayed his hand.