That served another purpose when the conversation turned to the possibility of another child.
Was he actually avoiding conversation with his father?
Conversation with Dulce was futile.
How had their conversation gone from an inquiry about money to a litmus test of their stay in Texas?
Everyone relaxed and the conversation did a one-eighty.
She didn't mention the conversation or the money.
Had he heard her conversation with Sarah?
Did he overhear her conversation with Connie?
He was good at deceptive conversation – too good.
If they caught her listening into their conversation, there would be no chance to get away.
Finally she plunged into conversation with him.
The conversation was getting too personal.
That much she knew from a conversation she had overheard between two men in Ashley.
She continued the conversation as if nothing had happened.
She wanted to talk to Bordeaux about it, but they were moving so fast that conversation was impossible.
Without further conversation, the Indians started down the gully.
The conversation was over - or so she thought.
On the positive side, at that rate their conversation should be over by five minutes after nine.
I want someone who can contribute intelligent conversation, not grovel at my feet.
Was that what their conversation had been about today?
It was difficult enough to stay with him - conversation was impossible.
I had no idea where this conversation was going.
True to our verbal blackout, nothing specific was said but the tone of her conversation hinted at sensational news.
She was forbidden to engage the operator in any conversation and make the call as brief as possible.
This conversation is going nowhere you don't want it to go.
I explained my tip to the FBI and my follow up extended conversation with Agent Brennan.
But I know of no one who would want to have a conversation with a computer program pretending to be his dog.
Indeed, she feels the movements of Miss Sullivan so minutely that she responds to her moods, and so she seems to know what is going on, even though the conversation has not been spelled to her for some time.
If, in the course of a conversation, the friend next to her has ceased for some moments to spell into her hand, the question comes inevitably, "What are you talking about?"
If I refuse to talk to her, she spells into her own hand, and apparently carries on the liveliest conversation with herself.
I SEE NO SENSE IN "FAKING" CONVERSATION FOR THE SAKE OF TEACHING LANGUAGE.
The child was at once fascinated and absorbed with the charming story, which evidently made a deeper impression upon her mind than any previously read to her, as was shown in the frequent reference to it, both in her conversation and letters, for many months afterward.
A man, any man, will go considerably out of his way to pick up a silver dollar; but here are golden words, which the wisest men of antiquity have uttered, and whose worth the wise of every succeeding age have assured us of;--and yet we learn to read only as far as Easy Reading, the primers and class-books, and when we leave school, the "Little Reading," and story-books, which are for boys and beginners; and our reading, our conversation and thinking, are all on a very low level, worthy only of pygmies and manikins.
As the conversation began to assume a loftier and grander tone, we gradually shoved our chairs farther apart till they touched the wall in opposite corners, and then commonly there was not room enough.
Half-witted men from the almshouse and elsewhere came to see me; but I endeavored to make them exercise all the wit they had, and make their confessions to me; in such cases making wit the theme of our conversation; and so was compensated.
The interest and the conversation are about costume and manners chiefly; but a goose is a goose still, dress it as you will.
"If we live we shall see," replied Bilibin, his face again becoming smooth as a sign that the conversation was at an end.
Pierre felt reluctant to enter into conversation with this old man, but, submitting to him involuntarily, came up and sat down beside him.
Boris promised to fulfill her wish and was about to begin a conversation with her, when Anna Pavlovna called him away on the pretext that her aunt wished to hear him.
The conversation turned on the contemporary gossip about those in power, in which most people see the chief interest of home politics.
You won't escape!--from that moment this conversation began, contrary to all the laws of logic and contrary to them because quite different subjects were talked about at one and the same time.