I'll direct all my efforts into preparing for our new baby.
Their efforts relieved her of concern about the ceremony.
I don't mind, but I'd like to know my efforts are appreciated.
We trudged through the next few weeks marginally well though the schedule was exhausting to all and, in spite of our efforts, our other lives were suffering.
While the fools looked for my car nearby, I, in spite of excruciating pain, managed to escape their feeble efforts to find me.
"Only because of my efforts," Dustin said with an edge that warned her not to laugh.
Bird Song's managerial pair tried to present a breakfast happy face over coffee cake and muffins, but their efforts continued to fall short as they waited for Martha to make an appearance.
Cynthia and her husband were appreciative of his efforts, which Dean knew came as much from nerves over his pending jury duty as early morning kindness.
Finally her efforts resulted in something shiny coming out.
All her emotional and physical efforts were directed toward helping him recover and taking care of things at home.
Despite her efforts to stay awake, she fell into restless sleep again.
Until now, the Council has obstructed his efforts, but that is no longer true.
She nudged Leyon aside to punch another set of buttons and issued an order to reinforce the failing efforts there.
There was a lingering smell of wood smoke in the night air and all earlier efforts at shoveling the walkway and stairs were lost in the smooth swirls of new fallen whiteness.
Between Cynthia's and Donnie's efforts, only a few pages of the journal remained undeciphered.
Obviously he felt his efforts to save the hen were not appreciated.
She was getting tired and her efforts were less productive.
The dilapidated, abandoned facility fiercely defended by the soldiers in Western uniforms was not worth their efforts when compared to the buildings in much better shape down the road.
Unfortunately, his efforts were all too often thwarted by a sympathetic judge or a system that could not find jail space for the numbers of criminals brought before it.
Fred sulked while Dean felt guilty for treating the old man's efforts so cavalierly but was too pissed in general to jump up and apologize.
She and Alex spent a lot of time on that window seat, admiring their combined efforts and property.
Both were possible, until this very moment, where she would know if her efforts to save her world succeeded.
His election at Frankfort on the 29th of September 1273 was largely due :, tb ` the efforts of his brother-in-law, Frederick III.
The most attractive parts are the American quarter, where the employes of the Panama railway have their homes, and the old French quarter, where dwelt the French officers during their efforts to build the canal.
At this writing, gold sells for more than $1,000 an ounce and, despite the frantic efforts of humankind, in all of history only about three billion ounces of gold have been recovered.
In no case did these methods and efforts secure a long-term solution to poverty.
Algebra and geometry were the only studies that continued to defy my efforts to comprehend them.
But, in spite of all their wild efforts, neither side was scored, and we all laughed and said, "Oh, well now the pot can't call the kettle black!"...
Even the college-bred and so-called liberally educated men here and elsewhere have really little or no acquaintance with the English classics; and as for the recorded wisdom of mankind, the ancient classics and Bibles, which are accessible to all who will know of them, there are the feeblest efforts anywhere made to become acquainted with them.
I concluded that he laughed in derision of my efforts, confident of his own resources.
It was terrible, but he felt that in proportion to the efforts of that fatal force to crush him, there grew and strengthened in his soul a power of life independent of it.
Natasha was sad and irritable all that time, especially when her mother, her brother, Sonya, or Countess Mary in their efforts to console her tried to excuse Pierre and suggested reasons for his delay in returning.