Something important just dawned on me.
As soon as day dawned the march began.
That hadn't dawned on me.
The next morning dawned clear and crisp outside, but the stove was warming the living room as Carmen came through.
Dean was halfway out to 156 Maid Marian Lane before it dawned on him he'd neglected to pick up his just-in-case change of clothes.
The next morning dawned with two issues.
A new era dawned on botanical classification with the work of Antoine Laurent de Jussieu (1748-1836).
Morning dawned on about three inches of snowfall and it was still coming down.
Morning dawned with the promised chill.
She tried to change the credit card charge to cash later when it dawned on her the guy might be able to trace it.
It dawned on both of them at the same time but it was Cynthia who said it.
It dawned on him that she must have been watching while he appraised the redhead.
Even then it appears from his own confession that he long brooded over the chaos of materials he had amassed before light dawned upon it.
The thought of a distinction between direct and indirect perception never dawned upon Collier.
The ignorant populace, for whom the promised social millennium had by no means dawned, saw in an attitude seemingly so inconsistent obvious proof of corrupt motives, and there were plenty of prophets of misrule to encourage the delusion - orators of the clubs and the street corners, for whom the restoration of order would have meant well-deserved obscurity.
Like many other natural sciences, this study dawned among the Greeks.
A new era dawned after Otto the Great was elected German king in 936, and it is Otto rather than Charlemagne who must be regarded as the real founder of Austria.
Even Buddhism - originally destitute of ceremonial - has adopted the pilgrimage; and the secondary tradition makes Buddha himself determine its goals: the place where he was born, where he first preached, where the highest insight dawned on him, and where he sank into Nirvana.
In 1866 what he regarded as the great and universal principle of all reasoning dawned upon him; and in 1869 he published a sketch of this fundamental doctrine under the title of The Substitution of Similars.
The significance of the Copernican system, as the total overthrow of the traditional conception of the universe, dawned on all educated men.
His own last year, 478 B.C., dawned on him with the tragic end of his next beloved disciple, Tze-lu.
At length the day dawned which, according to the prophecies, was to usher in the terrestrial paradise.
A beautiful summer day had dawned, the day on which I was to make the acquaintance of a somber and mysterious friend.
A drummer, their leader, turned round facing the singers, and flourishing his arm, began a long-drawn-out soldiers' song, commencing with the words: "Morning dawned, the sun was rising," and concluding: "On then, brothers, on to glory, led by Father Kamenski."
Morning dawned with low-hanging clouds.
Sunday dawned a sunny hot July day.
The day dawned cloudy and cold with a light rain that chilled her after ten minutes.
Wednesday morning dawned with air so crisp Dean was awake before the alarm, awake to a knock down gorgeous day, "one of the ten best" prattled a cheery voice on the kitchen table radio.
But on the r 5th the critical nature of the situation dawned on them, and naturally on Blucher first, as his headquarters were nearer to the frontier than Wellington's, and Blucher had had previous experience of Napoleon's powers.
The fact that sin exists, and that great misery results from it, dawned gradually upon her mind as she understood more and more clearly the lives and experiences of those around her.