None of them had been able to convince her to wait until the estate was settled.
She tried hard to convince herself that she was misreading Wynn.
Of course, once she had convinced everyone else what a foolish move it would be, how was she going to convince herself that she didn't need Brandon in her life?
The passages quoted from the two stories were so much alike in thought and expression as to convince me that Miss Canby's story must at some time have been read to Helen.
He tried to convince himself the reason was the burden she carried with her mother's illness, but deep down, he knew that was only partially true.
You won't convince me what I felt towards Gabriel wasn't real, and there is nothing you can do to make me do this blood bond.
Convince me you aren't telling me we can have a real relationship just so I go through with this procedure you want to try.
"Which is why you.re doing your damndest to convince us both you.re leaving me," he said and crossed his arms.
If only she could convince him.
Who'd want to convince us he's alive if he ain't?
She couldn't run, couldn't move and she tried hard to convince herself to pass out as the garage door was wrenched open.
Jackson knew she would not move on this today, but he had a month to convince her, so let it go.
I tried to convince myself it didn't matter, but it does.
And now that he'd done what she asked and saved Damian, he would return to kiri to convince her to return to his head, before his master killed her.
She'd given up trying to convince him they were real.
He was soothed by the sympathy which my mere presence implied, and showed me, as well as the darkness permitted, where the well was covered up; which, thank Heaven, could never be burned; and he groped long about the wall to find the well-sweep which his father had cut and mounted, feeling for the iron hook or staple by which a burden had been fastened to the heavy end--all that he could now cling to--to convince me that it was no common "rider."
To convince myself of this I do not lift it the next moment.
If we could convince him to give you free rein to helping us with him remaining totally in the dark, we'd both have what we want.
If he didn't know anything about mining, how could he convince Dawkins?
Instead, she was working hard to convince herself she really did want to walk away.
He might object to you, but I can convince him to take you.
Surely that would convince them that she was healthy enough to go home.
My aim is to show you how war will end and convince you that the end of war is inevitable.
I could not quite convince myself that there was much world left, for I regarded Boston as the beginning and the end of creation.
We thought maybe you could convince him to go, or at least look at him.
"Oh, Howie," Martha said, "you don't have to go to that much trouble just to convince us."
I have to convince you; taking it on faith alone isn't enough.
I'll have to go upstairs and somehow convince someone higher.
Frankly, if you can convince him, it will take a lot of heat off me.
How could I convince my reading public I heard it from the horse's mouth?
Best I pluck one from their pack and nicely convince that person to share their secret with Daddy!
"Are you going to try to convince me again that you don't care for me?" he asked.
Jenn held his gaze, wanting with all her heart to convince him to walk away from her here, now.
While Cynthia skipping with Jeffrey was next to impossible for Dean to buy, no one could convince him she would abandon her son.
If you'd spend as much time chasing after the truth as you do trying to convince your gut instincts they're wrong maybe we'd get somewhere.
If I can convince her to accept us, she will know how to deal with my father.
She had given up years ago trying to convince him to let the rest of the world see that side.
So the histories say, and it is all quite wrong, as anyone who cares to look into the matter can easily convince himself.
The illustrative strings and the orange stick representing the poles seemed so real that even to this day the mere mention of temperate zone suggests a series of twine circles; and I believe that if any one should set about it he could convince me that white bears actually climb the North Pole.
She ran her fingers along the lines, finding the words she knew and guessing at the meaning of others, in a way that would convince the most conservative of educators that a little deaf child, if given the opportunity, will learn to read as easily and naturally as ordinary children.
Napoleon was in that state of irritability in which a man has to talk, talk, and talk, merely to convince himself that he is in the right.
Trying to convince himself he was too angry to think straight, Jade shook his head and turned away.