I don't think she was ever afraid of him.
No. Do they ever have a formal dinner?
His life was such that no man could ever say, "Ben Franklin has wronged me."
"You're the most headstrong person I've ever met," he said forcefully, and abruptly turned away.
It will make us all profoundly wise, wiser than the wisest person who has ever lived.
You're the sweetest person I've ever met.
You're the first girl who has ever accepted me for what I am.
Yeah, who'd ever know we were engaged?
Haven't you ever made a mistake?
Would she ever reach the point that she felt comfortable about spending the money he had earned before they met?
Sometimes I wonder if I'll ever stop seeing that.
I'm not ever going to know them if I never meet them, am I?
Don't you ever wish you had someone to share your troubles with?
"I wondered if you were ever going to come back," she said, moving eagerly into step with him.
Were victims ever suspicious of their attackers beforehand?
Do you think I would ever harm you?
More important, would there ever be a time when he stopped hiding things from her?
In fact, until the death of her family, she rarely ever dreamed – or at least didn't remember them.
How would we ever know that today?
I am now going to the war, the greatest war there ever was, and I know nothing and am fit for nothing.
Have I ever lied to you?
No one in her family ever questioned her innocence.
Never to the end of his life could he understand goodness, beauty, or truth, or the significance of his actions which were too contrary to goodness and truth, too remote from everything human, for him ever to be able to grasp their meaning.
He'd like to believe in good and the happy-ever-after, but that innocence could never be retrieved.
"I'm as ready as I'm ever going to get," Lisa responded without emotion.
The chances were slim that she would ever come back.
His piercing gaze held hers for a moment, and then his expression softened ever so slightly.
Yet nothing had ever been placed in the box.
It might have been something she would suspect if she had ever seen him in the pool.
I'm working my way through college, but what have I ever done to give you the idea I was destitute?
Did it ever occur to you to ask what I thought about this?
I don't know if I could ever love a man.
Alluring brooks of crystal water flowed sparkling between their flower-strewn banks, while scattered over the valley were dozens of the quaintest and most picturesque cottages our travelers had ever beheld.
This might be the most difficult decision she would ever make.
Did I ever tell you that you're the most handsome man I've ever seen?
I don't remember ever feeling underdressed, though.
A stop for lunch and then a drive over the biggest bridge Carmen had ever seen - and then they were in Galveston.
Alex was ten times the man Señor Medena would ever be.
Maybe he wondered - maybe he knew - if his father had ever held him as he held his offspring right now.
Has anybody ever told you that you're beautiful?
Ever since Michael discovered that Brandon lives here, he's followed me around like a puppy.
Nothing she had ever experienced in her life was more painful than that moment, knowing his pain and not being able to say a thing to help.
I don't believe Brandon will ever come back here to finish his schooling.
I don't know how the ranch ever saw a spring without your sunny smile.
Don't you ever try to use one of those on me again.
Could she ever truly love any man?
Would she ever outgrow the things mama had taught her?
You are the most beautiful woman I have ever seen.
He said I was the most beautiful woman he'd ever seen.
You ever ride one of these?
Did it ever occur to you that I came out here to see someone else?
What are the odds that she'd ever meet him, much less marry him?
Not that I ever hear of.
"Were you ever before shut up in a cave, far under the earth, with no way of getting out?" enquired the horse, seriously.
Did you ever hear of King Charles the Twelfth, of Sweden?
Very few people ever came that way.
Our ability to process data, move information, and make things small will progress to a point where they will not be gating factors ever again.
Better than anything the world has ever seen.
Was there ever anything so exquisitely beautiful in the world before!
"He is just the same as ever," replied Anna Mikhaylovna, "overflowing with amiability.
More than ever was Boris resolved to serve in future not according to the written code, but under this unwritten law.
He repeated every injustice he had ever inflicted on her.
For three weeks the old prince lay stricken by paralysis in the new house Prince Andrew had built at Bogucharovo, ever in the same state, getting neither better nor worse.
As birds migrate to somewhere beyond the sea, so these men with their wives and children streamed to the southeast, to parts where none of them had ever been.
Neither Napoleon nor any of his generals had ever before seen such horrors or so many slain in such a small area.
He listened with weary ears to the ever-recurring sounds, distinguishing the whistle of flying projectiles from the booming of the reports, glanced at the tiresomely familiar faces of the men of the first battalion, and waited.
Pierre sat down by the fire and began eating the mash, as they called the food in the cauldron, and he thought it more delicious than any food he had ever tasted.
I think you're the most perfect person I've ever met.
The inference was insulting.
Did she ever regret going back to her husband?
Did Len ever call you?
Would she ever be able to watch a normal family scene without feeling the agony of her loss?
Are you ever really off the clock, Len?
Do you ever have dreams about him - I mean torrid ones?
He deserved an apology, and she intended to give him one - if she ever saw him again.
"First time I ever saw a pink cat," said Zeb.
All the people I have ever met before were very plain to see.
The horse had especially attracted their notice, because it was the biggest and strangest creature they had ever seen; so it became the center of their first attack.
Taken altogether, it was a dreadfully long name to weigh down a poor innocent child, and one of the hardest lessons I ever learned was to remember my own name.
"That is quite a history," said Ozma; "but there is a little more history about the Land of Oz that you do not seem to understand--perhaps for the reason that no one ever told it you.
Then the servants heaped a lot of rugs upon the floor and the old horse slept on the softest bed he had ever known in his life.
"Oh, I cannot hope ever to be like you," sighed the Sawhorse.
You are certainly the most beautiful creature I ever beheld.
I was then for a time the Head of the finest Flying Machine that was ever known to exist, and we did many wonderful things.
"But Uncle Henry and Aunt Em need me to help them," she added, "so I can't ever be very long away from the farm in Kansas."
"Didn't you ever see your father behave so?" asked the king.
"If I ever have the good fortune to escape from this island," he said, "I will be kind and obliging to every one.
But it is the biggest, best store ever, where you can buy anything from anywhere, based on reviews by other buyers, at a discount, and have it gift wrapped, engraved, altered, drop-shipped, and probably delivered by tomorrow.
It means progress at an ever increasing pace is inevitable.
Who could argue there was ever a better time to start a business any time in the world?
Has there ever before been a time when business opportunity was more blind to color, gender, or creed?
Everything you saw, that your eyeballs tracked to, how long you looked at it—and not just everything you ever looked at, but your physiological response.
It is a safe bet that no one has ever asked that question before, and yet this system is designed to answer it.
No human could ever do this, for in these purely computational matters, machines are vastly superior to us, and always will be.
When we consider the costs of all the wrong decisions ever made—a calculation I don't even know how to approach—we will think of it as a diminishing problem receding into the past.
The world will still need ever-smarter specialists doing ever-more complex work.
For instance, have you ever seen one of those people on TV who is turning one hundred and says he ate bacon every day of his life?
This will likely not ever be perfect, but any insight it can offer us is a gain.
The Internet solves for this in a way no library ever could. 7.
You are probably thinking, How can we ever know that?
If you take something worth a dollar, spend an hour working on it, and your employer sells it for three dollars, no way in the world can you ever make more than two dollars an hour.
No machine will ever be an interior decorator.
No machine will ever star in a Broadway musical.
No machine will ever be a kindergarten teacher.
Humanity augmented with technology will lead to ever-increasing productivity.
Technical breakthroughs in the future will come very rapidly, each one used to increase quality and lower costs in order to compete in an ever more competitive marketplace.
No one will ever get lost again.
It wrecks economies and never, ever works.
Is there a logical end to that—a physical or economic law of some kind that says only 10 percent or 20 percent or 30 percent of people can ever be this wealthy?
Technology has made us ever more productive.
As machines do ever more things that we used to do, we will have more choices for how we spend our time.
Ever since we've had agriculture, people have been employing technology to make it better.
But if ever there was a textbook case of one guy making a difference, this is it.
The same worked for ever smaller and smaller pea plants.
What if a manufactured steak was as good as the best steak you have ever had?
Have you ever eaten GMO foods?
And advances in drip irrigation, which itself isn't exactly new but is becoming far more widespread and ever more efficient, allows crops to be grown with massively less water.
The speed and quality of those algorithms will get ever better.
I don't recall ever being in a department store, drinking from the water fountain, and having the staff look at me disapprovingly because I was running up the water bill.
Ever-increasing wealth will be generated by ever-faster technological advances.
Ever-increasing wealth will be generated by ever-faster technological advances.
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.
If you have everything you have ever wanted, you have less to gain and more to lose by invading your neighbor.
Civilization and the division of labor have gotten ever better at creating and adding value, thereby making things we love.
What I am saying is that as more factors align toward peace, peace becomes ever more the better economic option.
Public opinion is ever more in the peace camp because the vast majority of the economy doesn't benefit financially in times of war.
You would argue that no other widget on the market can beat the C2000, no nation can ever gain widget superiority if the government just buys the C2000—and so they do.
But in addition, when nations trade, the underlying economies themselves grow ever more intertwined.
Ever more accurate sensors can track the contents of ocean water or assess food safety.
Despite being the most efficient method ever, it is still highly inefficient, and this inefficiency inspires hope.
Shakespeare was undoubtedly the greatest master the English language has ever known and, quite probably, will ever know.
We are heading toward that, which makes progress ever more certain.
If we have the will and if we do the work, we can make the world greater than we have ever imagined.
I idealized them as the bravest and most generous men that ever sought a home in a strange land.
It was a great horseshoe crab--the first one I had ever seen.
No child ever drank deeper of the cup of bitterness than I did.
But I do not understand how he ever thought a blind and deaf child of eleven could have invented them.
I searched in the washings for a diamond and found it myself--the only true diamond, they said, that was ever found in the United States.
Before I left New York, these bright days were darkened by the greatest sorrow that I have ever borne, except the death of my father.
Burke's speech was more instructive than any other book on a political subject that I had ever read.
So Mildred stayed with me in Cambridge, and for six happy months we were hardly ever apart.
My tutor had plenty of time to explain what I did not understand, so I got on faster and did better work than I ever did in school.
I read them in the intervals between study and play with an ever-deepening sense of pleasure.
Then, again, La Fontaine seldom, if ever, appeals to our highest moral sense.
Though I believe it is no longer considered valid, yet I have kept it ever since as one of my treasures.
Love your Heavenly Father with your whole heart and soul, love every child of God as much as ever you can, and remember that the possibilities of good are greater than the possibilities of evil; and you have the key to Heaven.
One does not need to read "A Boy I Knew" to understand him--the most generous, sweet-natured boy I ever knew, a good friend in all sorts of weather, who traces the footprints of love in the life of dogs as well as in that of his fellowmen.
Daisy is happy, but she would be happy ever if she had a little mate.
He has, in truth, behaved very strangely ever since we came to Brewster.
I have a very pretty little cart now, and if it ever stops raining teacher and I are going to drive every evening.
I have loved you for a long time, but I did not think you had ever heard of me until your sweet message came.
Once, while we were out on the water, the sun went down over the rim of the earth, and threw a soft, rosy light over the White City, making it look more than ever like Dreamland....
Have you ever been at Dr. Crouter's Institution?
Oh, dear friend, how shall I ever bear it!...
I really believe he knows more Latin and Greek Grammar than Cicero or Homer ever dreamed of!
Surely there are hearts and hands ever ready to make it possible for generous intentions to be wrought into noble deeds.
I believe she is the purest-minded human ever in existence....
For this report Miss Sullivan wrote the fullest and largest account she has ever written; and in this report appeared the "Frost King," which is discussed fully in a later chapter.
These letters were written to Mrs. Sophia C. Hopkins, the only person to whom Miss Sullivan ever wrote freely.
If she ever failed to get what she wanted, it was because of her inability to make the vassals of her household understand what it was.
It's the queerest thing I ever saw--a little bundle of fagots fastened together in the middle.
But it hardly seems possible that any mere words should convey to one who has never seen a mountain the faintest idea of its grandeur; and I don't see how any one is ever to know what impression she did receive, or the cause of her pleasure in what was told her about it.
It seems as if a child who could see and hear until her nineteenth month must retain some of her first impressions, though ever so faintly.
I doubt if any teacher ever had a work of such absorbing interest.
She has talked about nothing but the circus ever since.
Helen is as eager to have stories told her as any hearing child I ever knew.
It was the first Christmas tree she had ever seen, and she was puzzled, and asked many questions.
Did you ever see God?
Do deaf children ever learn to speak?
Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.
She could not remember that any one had ever read to her any stories about King Frost, but said she had talked with her teacher about Jack Frost and the wonderful things he did.
Miss Keller's autobiography contains almost everything that she ever intended to publish.
With respect to luxuries and comforts, the wisest have ever lived a more simple and meagre life than the poor.
Old shoes will serve a hero longer than they have served his valet--if a hero ever has a valet--bare feet are older than shoes, and he can make them do.
No man was ever more honored in the character of his raisers than I. They are destined, I trust, to assist at the raising of loftier structures one day.
What reasonable man ever supposed that ornaments were something outward and in the skin merely--that the tortoise got his spotted shell, or the shell-fish its mother-o'-pearl tints, by such a contract as the inhabitants of Broadway their Trinity Church?
I doubt if Flying Childers ever carried a peck of corn to mill.
Such is the universal law, which no man can ever outwit, and with regard to the railroad even we may say it is as broad as it is long.
I do not learn that the Indians ever troubled themselves to go after it.
Pray, for what do we move ever but to get rid of our furniture, our exuviÃ¦: at last to go from this world to another newly furnished, and leave this to be burned?
If you should ever be betrayed into any of these philanthropies, do not let your left hand know what your right hand does, for it is not worth knowing.
I was as much affected by the faint hum of a mosquito making its invisible and unimaginable tour through my apartment at earliest dawn, when I was sitting with door and windows open, as I could be by any trumpet that ever sang of fame.
Did you ever think what those sleepers are that underlie the railroad?
They sang at intervals throughout the night, and were again as musical as ever just before and about dawn.
His health is ever good, his lungs are sound, his spirits never flag.
She was probably the only thoroughly sound-conditioned, healthy, and robust young lady that ever walked the globe, and wherever she came it was spring.
I asked him if he ever wished to write his thoughts.
I hardly ever failed, when I rambled through the village, to see a row of such worthies, either sitting on a ladder sunning themselves, with their bodies inclined forward and their eyes glancing along the line this way and that, from time to time, with a voluptuous expression, or else leaning against a barn with their hands in their pockets, like caryatides, as if to prop it up.
I have sometimes disturbed a fish hawk sitting on a white pine over the water; but I doubt if it is ever profaned by the wind of a gull, like Fair Haven.
It is a mirror which no stone can crack, whose quicksilver will never wear off, whose gilding Nature continually repairs; no storms, no dust, can dim its surface ever fresh;--a mirror in which all impurity presented to it sinks, swept and dusted by the sun's hazy brush--this the light dust-cloth--which retains no breath that is breathed on it, but sends its own to float as clouds high above its surface, and be reflected in its bosom still.
Do you ever fish?
No man ever followed his genius till it misled him.
A puritan may go to his brown-bread crust with as gross an appetite as ever an alderman to his turtle.
I was as near being resolved into the essence of things as ever I was in my life.
It was the only battle which I have ever witnessed, the only battle-field I ever trod while the battle was raging; internecine war; the red republicans on the one hand, and the black imperialists on the other.
But after an hour he seemed as fresh as ever, dived as willingly, and swam yet farther than at first.
I had read of the potter's clay and wheel in Scripture, but it had never occurred to me that the pots we use were not such as had come down unbroken from those days, or grown on trees like gourds somewhere, and I was pleased to hear that so fictile an art was ever practiced in my neighborhood.
I am not aware that any man has ever built on the spot which I occupy.
I do not see how he can ever die; Nature cannot spare him.
It was one of the most thrilling discords I ever heard.
If I could ever find the twig he sits upon!
It was the most ethereal flight I had ever witnessed.
Some would find fault with the morning red, if they ever got up early enough.
No man loses ever on a lower level by magnanimity on a higher.
It may rise this year higher than man has ever known it, and flood the parched uplands; even this may be the eventful year, which will drown out all our muskrats.
For my own part, I should not like to think that I ever rely on the protection of the State.
She seemed that day to be more than ever kind and affectionate to everyone.
Of the four crystal glasses engraved with the count's monogram that stood before his plate, Pierre held out one at random and drank with enjoyment, gazing with ever- increasing amiability at the other guests.
Cadet Rostov, ever since he had overtaken the regiment in Poland, had lived with the squadron commander.
No one has ever complained yet of being too much loved; and besides, you are free, you could throw it up tomorrow.
If he ever thought of Helene, it was just of her beauty and her remarkable skill in appearing silently dignified in society.
The question was whether he could ever bring himself to part from his daughter and give her to a husband.
I love you more than ever," said Princess Mary, "and I will try to do all I can for your happiness."
As twenty years before, it seemed impossible that the little creature who lived somewhere under her heart would ever cry, suck her breast, and begin to speak, so now she could not believe that that little creature could be this strong, brave man, this model son and officer that, judging by this letter, he now was.
They are the same battalions you broke at Hollabrunn and have pursued ever since to this place.
Confused and ever-increasing crowds were running back to where five minutes before the troops had passed the Emperors.
Suddenly her door opened softly and her old nurse, Praskovya Savishna, who hardly ever came to that room as the old prince had forbidden it, appeared on the threshold with a shawl round her head.
Have you ever thought of your tens of thousands of slaves?
And besides, what a notion that medicine ever cured anyone!
"Yes, your honor," the soldier replied complacently, and rolling his eyes more than ever he drew himself up still straighter, but did not move.
Look at those cramped dead firs, ever the same, and at me too, sticking out my broken and barked fingers just where they have grown, whether from my back or my sides: as they have grown so I stand, and I do not believe in your hopes and your lies.
He could not now understand how he could ever even have doubted the necessity of taking an active share in life, just as a month before he had not understood how the idea of leaving the quiet country could ever enter his head.
At that meeting he was struck for the first time by the endless variety of men's minds, which prevents a truth from ever presenting itself identically to two persons.
No one has ever heard him utter a groan or a word of complaint.
Was anybody ever so much in love with you?
And could we ever have thought!...
I do not think my brother will ever marry again, and certainly not her; and this is why: first, I know that though he rarely speaks about the wife he has lost, the grief of that loss has gone too deep in his heart for him ever to decide to give her a successor and our little angel a stepmother.
She felt this to be their last hope and that if Nicholas refused the match she had found for him, she would have to abandon the hope of ever getting matters right.
"No, I don't believe we ever were in animals," said Natasha, still in a whisper though the music had ceased.
It was only by the keener wind that met them and the jerks given by the side horses who pulled harder--ever increasing their gallop--that one noticed how fast the troyka was flying.
And really, that evening, Sonya was brighter, more animated, and prettier than Nicholas had ever seen her before.
After Nicholas had gone things in the Rostov household were more depressing than ever, and the countess fell ill from mental agitation.
The count was more perturbed than ever by the condition of his affairs, which called for some decisive action.
She held herself as erect, told everyone her opinion as candidly, loudly, and bluntly as ever, and her whole bearing seemed a reproach to others for any weakness, passion, or temptation--the possibility of which she did not admit.
As fast as ever the horses can gallop, so fast we'll go!
Pierre without greeting his wife whom he had not seen since his return-- at that moment she was more repulsive to him than ever--entered the drawing room and seeing Anatole went up to him.
Without any need of self-restraint, no wish to coquet ever entered her head.
She hardly ever left the house and of those who came to see them was glad to see only one person, Pierre.
She smiled at me yesterday and asked me to come again, and I love her, and no one will ever know it.
But latterly, when more and more disquieting reports came from the seat of war and Natasha's health began to improve and she no longer aroused in him the former feeling of careful pity, an ever- increasing restlessness, which he could not explain, took possession of him.
What do you think?"--she was speaking hurriedly, evidently afraid her strength might fail her-- "Will he ever forgive me?
But the farther he went and the more his attention was diverted by the ever-increasing crowds moving toward the Kremlin, the less he remembered to walk with the sedateness and deliberation of a man.
And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.
Pierre did not look out at the battlefield and was not concerned to know what was happening there; he was entirely absorbed in watching this fire which burned ever more brightly and which he felt was flaming up in the same way in his own soul.
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever- lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
Pierre did not answer and left Rostopchin's room more sullen and angry than he had ever before shown himself.
Neither in Moscow nor anywhere in Russia did anything resembling an insurrection ever occur when the enemy entered a town.
Since the world began and men have killed one another no one has ever committed such a crime against his fellow man without comforting himself with this same idea.
Even now he felt clearly that the gory trace of that recollection would not pass with time, but that the terrible memory would, on the contrary, dwell in his heart ever more cruelly and painfully to the end of his life.
And Moscow engulfed the army ever deeper and deeper.
He was the same as ever, but the feverish color of his face, his glittering eyes rapturously turned toward her, and especially his neck, delicate as a child's, revealed by the turn-down collar of his shirt, gave him a peculiarly innocent, childlike look, such as she had never seen on him before.
All the powers of his mind were more active and clearer than ever, but they acted apart from his will.
Glowing with the heat and from running, he felt at that moment more strongly than ever the sense of youth, animation, and determination that had come on him when he ran to save the child.
In Petersburg at that time a complicated struggle was being carried on with greater heat than ever in the highest circles, between the parties of Rumyantsev, the French, Marya Fedorovna, the Tsarevich, and others, drowned as usual by the buzzing of the court drones.
But he also knew (or rather felt at the bottom of his heart) that by resigning himself now to the force of circumstances and to those who were guiding him, he was not only doing nothing wrong, but was doing something very important--more important than anything he had ever done in his life.
With ever-growing horror, and no sense of joy or relief, he gazed at what was taking place.
Neither in his presence nor out of it did they weep, nor did they ever talk to one another about him.
He, the commander-in-chief, a Serene Highness who everybody said possessed powers such as no man had ever had in Russia, to be placed in this position--made the laughingstock of the whole army!
Among the Old Guard disorder and pillage were renewed more violently than ever yesterday evening, last night, and today.
During the hour Pierre watched them they all came flowing from the different streets with one and the same desire to get on quickly; they all jostled one another, began to grow angry and to fight, white teeth gleamed, brows frowned, ever the same words of abuse flew from side to side, and all the faces bore the same swaggeringly resolute and coldly cruel expression that had struck Pierre that morning on the corporal's face when the drums were beating.
He could not see an aim, for he now had faith--not faith in any kind of rule, or words, or ideas, but faith in an ever-living, ever-manifest God.
We lived under the late count--the kingdom of heaven be his!--and we have lived under you too, without ever being wronged.
In her face there was none of the ever-glowing animation that had formerly burned there and constituted its charm.
Thus in a time of trouble ever memorable to him after the birth of their first child who was delicate, when they had to change the wet nurse three times and Natasha fell ill from despair, Pierre one day told her of Rousseau's view, with which he quite agreed, that to have a wet nurse is unnatural and harmful.
The old lady's condition was understood by the whole household though no one ever spoke of it, and they all made every possible effort to satisfy her needs.
At tea all sat in their accustomed places: Nicholas beside the stove at a small table where his tea was handed to him; Milka, the old gray borzoi bitch (daughter of the first Milka), with a quite gray face and large black eyes that seemed more prominent than ever, lay on the armchair beside him; Denisov, whose curly hair, mustache, and whiskers had turned half gray, sat beside countess Mary with his general's tunic unbuttoned; Pierre sat between his wife and the old countess.
Natasha spoke to Pierre about her brother's life and doings, of how she had suffered and lacked life during his own absence, and of how she was fonder than ever of Mary, and how Mary was in every way better than herself.
No command ever appears spontaneously, or itself covers a whole series of occurrences; but each command follows from another, and never refers to a whole series of events but always to one moment only of an event.
I didn't think I would ever meet you.
She was the prettiest Appaloosa Carmen had ever seen.
Don't you ever read the Bible?
No one will ever know.
"Those were the first words I ever said," called out the horse, who had overheard them, "and I can't explain why I happened to speak then.
Do you ever make mistakes?
Were you ever with a circus, brother?
"I should like to learn to do that--oh, ever so much!" he answered.
The slim, tall boy seemed to grow taller, as he answered, "I'll not be the servant of any Englishman that ever lived."
She was very much ashamed and hurt, for it was the first time that she had ever been in disgrace at school.
And Alfred did grow up to become the wisest and noblest king that England ever had.
But I am making a simple statement that life is better now than it has ever been.
While entertaining, they are never, ever correct.
Sonya was sitting close to Nicholas who was copying out some verses for her, the first he had ever written.
She had the most expressive face he had ever seen.
His army was the greatest that the Romans had ever seen.
The sun baked them with ever intensifying heat.
The conductor said it was the worst quake he ever knew.