I considered this change of events.
He hadn't even considered that she might not want to go.
She would never have considered back-talking her parents.
He declared that "a soldier who fights in the ranks does not require half so much courage as a footpad"--"that honor and religion have never stood in the way of a well-considered and a firm resolve."
I considered my answer.
Apparently Julia considered her to be some kind of competition.
If not for her unusual power, and his cold magic, she would've considered him crazy.
Dusty considered her words.
Brandon may have considered his problem "stupid" at the ranch, but it obviously wasn't behind him.
I considered this suggestion carefully, then I told Mr. Rhoades that I should be proud and glad to have wise friends to whom I could always turn for advice in all important matters.
They might have considered her an innocent bystander in her relationship with Allen, but being on the sideline again would, at minimum, make them suspicious.
Though I believe it is no longer considered valid, yet I have kept it ever since as one of my treasures.
"They pretend," as I hear, "that the verses of Kabir have four different senses; illusion, spirit, intellect, and the exoteric doctrine of the Vedas"; but in this part of the world it is considered a ground for complaint if a man's writings admit of more than one interpretation.
I am considered quite unusual.
It wasn't something she had considered before, but another thought followed his.
He wasn't to that point yet, and he had to figure out just how to protect the woman from the man she considered her own father.
In fact, let's say his own mother considered donating the portrait he painted of her to Goodwill but decided not to because "the poor have enough problems already."
Everything considered, it was easier to make the decision to take the job than to placate Mary.
As she watched the sink fill, she considered his proposal - and that other thing.
It's tough on these old cases, especially if it's considered solved.
Talon's work on her arms pissed him off, but he hadn't considered the wounds were as recent as yesterday.
Though he thought of everything, considered everything, and did everything the best of officers could do in his position, he was in a state akin to feverish delirium or drunkenness.
He frowned as he considered the question.
He considered her reasoning and then sighed.
You are a Madame de Genlis and nothing more" (this nickname, bestowed on Vera by Nicholas, was considered very stinging), "and your greatest pleasure is to be unpleasant to people!
It was one thing to tell herself everything was resolved, but quite another to thoroughly accept something she had always considered wrong.
As she trudged along behind him she considered her newfound desire.
Never in her wildest dreams would she have considered her taste stylish or elegant.
I considered his question.
We considered the session might take much longer than usual.
Specifically, a virus or bug passed to a pig is considered a huge threat in the medical community, because pigs can pass their diseases onto humans.
No one I knew of had ever seriously considered the possibility that without any conflict, treaty, war, or even a coin toss, the Soviet Union would simply vote itself into nonexistence in 1991.
The princess rested her bare round arm on a little table and considered a reply unnecessary.
We considered letting nature take its course but we felt guilty in prolonging the family's agony.
I considered taking the chance of phoning from the comfort of my apartment but realized the foolishness of taking such a chance.
She frowned at his tone, as if he considered her the newest, permanent member of his organization and not the guest she was.
And, in fact, Bilibin's witticisms were hawked about in the Viennese drawing rooms and often had an influence on matters considered important.
But of all these various suspected characters, Pierre was considered to be the most suspicious of all.
At first he watched the serfs, trying to understand their aims and what they considered good and bad, and only pretended to direct them and give orders while in reality learning from them their methods, their manner of speech, and their judgment of what was good and bad.
She looked too proper to be considered beautiful, and her expression was lofty.
He wasn't the first man she had kissed and she had never considered herself promiscuous with other men.
I'd planned to ask Quinn and Martha to come in so I could tell them what I'd learned but the more I considered it, I decided a phone call was sufficient.
I hadn't considered that having a house guest would severely limit our chances for candid conversation.
Quinn yawned in a show of how exhausted he was after what he considered this time-wasting chore I'd assigned.
She wasn't on my list, probably because the police considered the case closed.
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.
Three facilities were in nearby Swanzy; a town where we'd considered buying a home what seemed like years, not months, ago.
I considered calling Howie and learn what he'd told the detective before I blurted out something that totally contradicted what my former partner in crime had related.
The odds against the coincidence were astronomical, until I considered the facts.
I considered using the tools available as weapons but dismissed the action as folly.
These new methods are considered advances if what they produce is worth more than the cost of their parts.
We compute the maximum amount of food the world can produce by beginning with total acres of land considered arable, but that is based on assumptions about the future of technology and agriculture.
But as it was, I considered that I enhanced the value of the land by squatting on it.
The vicomte was a nice-looking young man with soft features and polished manners, who evidently considered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of the circle in which he found himself.
"And then of course my family has also to be considered," Prince Vasili went on, testily pushing away a little table without looking at her.
He felt it awkward to attract everyone's attention and to be considered a lucky man and, with his plain face, to be looked on as a sort of Paris possessed of a Helen.
Nicholas' letter was read over hundreds of times, and those who were considered worthy to hear it had to come to the countess, for she did not let it out of her hands.
Rostov considered, and then went in the direction where they said he would be killed.
Rostov saw that it had been well considered by them.
"Now, Sonya!" she said, going to the very middle of the room, where she considered the resonance was best.
It was as if she wanted to show him that his losses were an achievement that made her love him all the more, but Nicholas now considered himself unworthy of her.
And I," continued Pierre, "shot Dolokhov because I considered myself injured, and Louis XVI was executed because they considered him a criminal, and a year later they executed those who executed him--also for some reason.
"No, I considered it erroneous and did not follow it," said Pierre, so softly that the Rhetor did not hear him and asked him what he was saying.
To be in Anna Pavlovna's drawing room he considered an important step up in the service, and he at once understood his role, letting his hostess make use of whatever interest he had to offer.
This is the battle of Pultusk, which is considered a great victory but in my opinion was nothing of the kind.
During this journey he, as it were, considered his life afresh and arrived at his old conclusion, restful in its hopelessness: that it was not for him to begin anything anew--but that he must live out his life, content to do no harm, and not disturbing himself or desiring anything.
In Prince Andrew's eyes Speranski was the man he would himself have wished to be--one who explained all the facts of life reasonably, considered important only what was rational, and was capable of applying the standard of reason to everything.
He liked to dine and drink well, and though he considered it immoral and humiliating could not resist the temptations of the bachelor circles in which he moved.
Now in Petersburg, having considered the Rostovs' position and his own, he decided that the time had come to propose.
"You see," said Berg to his comrade, whom he called "friend" only because he knew that everyone has friends, "you see, I have considered it all, and should not marry if I had not thought it all out or if it were in any way unsuitable.
Only then did she remember how she must behave at a ball, and tried to assume the majestic air she considered indispensable for a girl on such an occasion.
With so intellectual a guest as she considered Prince Andrew to be, she felt that she had to employ her diplomatic tact.
She went into Prince Andrew's study, trying to enter completely into his ideas, and considered her position.
But why intellectual activity is considered by the historians of culture to be the cause or expression of the whole historical movement is hard to understand.
Does that mean I'm supposed to change, or that what I'm wearing is considered casual?
Apparently the duo was considered part of the family.
Felipa considered the question a moment and then her brows resumed their normal position.
Her gaze left his face as she considered the idea.
She considered that thought and then amended.
His gaze drifted away as he considered the idea.
But he obviously considered the subject closed, and remained silent.
It's such a big ranch and... well, haven't you ever considered hiring some help?
I actually considered selling the ranch.
I considered hanging up but for some reason delayed.
Frost, not uncommon in New Hampshire as late as June, was considered by Howie a villain to reckon with.
I considered waiting until morning before speaking to my wife but I knew I wouldn't sleep anyway.
I told her fine and considered informing her Molly knew about the contest entry.
I considered calling Frank Vasapolli but I would be revealing my Keene location.
I considered alternatives but had none.
I considered going to the hospital myself until I entered my room.
Dusty considered her before gazing back at the mutilated creature on top of the stainless steel lab counter.
He never considered anywhere home.
Well, the diseases that human beings focus on are the ones considered most unbearable.
James Collins' shanty was considered an uncommonly fine one.
If they pay the tax from a mistaken interest in the individual taxed, to save his property, or prevent his going to jail, it is because they have not considered wisely how far they let their private feelings interfere with the public good.
It's fine! answered Sidorov, who was considered an adept at French.
Rostov had become a bluff, good-natured fellow, whom his Moscow acquaintances would have considered rather bad form, but who was liked and respected by his comrades, subordinates, and superiors, and was well contented with his life.
They looked at one another (now that the hunt was over and they were in the house, Nicholas no longer considered it necessary to show his manly superiority over his sister), Natasha gave him a wink, and neither refrained long from bursting into a peal of ringing laughter even before they had a pretext ready to account for it.
Metivier, who came in the morning with his felicitations, considered it proper in his quality of doctor de forcer la consigne, * as he told Princess Mary, and went in to see the prince.
Natasha, have you considered what these secret reasons can be?
"Real gentlemen!" he considered them.
"Well, comrades and friends..." he considered for a moment "...of my youth, farewell!" he said, turning to Makarin and the others.
Yesterday I learned that, despite the loyalty with which I have kept my engagements with Your Majesty, your troops have crossed the Russian frontier, and I have this moment received from Petersburg a note, in which Count Lauriston informs me, as a reason for this aggression, that Your Majesty has considered yourself to be in a state of war with me from the time Prince Kuragin asked for his passports.
Balashev told him why he considered Napoleon to be the originator of the war.
To have one's ear pulled by the Emperor was considered the greatest honor and mark of favor at the French court.
After dinner the count settled himself comfortably in an easy chair and with a serious face asked Sonya, who was considered an excellent reader, to read the appeal.
Having finished his second glass of punch, Napoleon went to rest before the serious business which, he considered, awaited him next day.
I have not considered it right to conceal from your Serene Highness what I have seen.
How could the commanders lead their troops to a field of battle they considered impossible to hold?
She was accustomed always to oppose anything announced in that timid tone and considered it her duty to do so.
So he considered it necessary to ask for leave of absence for family and domestic reasons.
Pierre still considered that it would be a useful and worthy action to slay the evildoer, but now he felt that he would not do it.
When he heard these words and saw the expression of firm resolution in the Emperor's eyes, Michaud--quoique etranger, russe de coeur et d'ame-- at that solemn moment felt himself enraptured by all that he had heard (as he used afterwards to say), and gave expression to his own feelings and those of the Russian people whose representative he considered himself to be, in the following words:
The Frenchman looked at the linen, considered for a moment, then looked inquiringly at Pierre and, as if Pierre's look had told him something, suddenly blushed and shouted in a squeaky voice:
The small bands that had started their activities long before and had already observed the French closely considered things possible which the commanders of the big detachments did not dare to contemplate.
The Cossacks and peasants who crept in among the French now considered everything possible.
Before they had ridden to the outskirts of the forest Petya had considered he must carry out his instructions strictly and return at once.
And to all Denisov's persuasions, Petya replied that he too was accustomed to do everything accurately and not just anyhow, and that he never considered personal danger.
And Petya gave the Cossack a detailed account not only of his ride but also of his object, and why he considered it better to risk his life than to act "just anyhow."
If the aim of the Russians consisted in cutting off and capturing Napoleon and his marshals--and that aim was not merely frustrated but all attempts to attain it were most shamefully baffled--then this last period of the campaign is quite rightly considered by the French to be a series of victories, and quite wrongly considered victorious by Russian historians.
They considered that he had become much "simpler."
The doctor who attended Pierre and visited him every day, though he considered it his duty as a doctor to pose as a man whose every moment was of value to suffering humanity, would sit for hours with Pierre telling him his favorite anecdotes and his observations on the characters of his patients in general, and especially of the ladies.
He regarded all these occupations as hindrances to life, and considered that they were all contemptible because their aim was the welfare of himself and his family.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.
I never considered staying home and raising my child.
Already from his military experience and what he had seen in the Austrian campaign, he had come to the conclusion that in war the most deeply considered plans have no significance and that all depends on the way unexpected movements of the enemy--that cannot be foreseen--are met, and on how and by whom the whole matter is handled.
Saddened, she considered calling him to check in when a sudden pounding at the door made her jump.
I considered telling her the tipster was ill and out of service for a few days but common sense dictated that doing so might encourage someone to commit a crime in the tipster's absence.