But, except for these fleeting memories, if, indeed, they be memories, it all seems very unreal, like a nightmare.
Betsy suggested we each assign our new identities without telling each other except our spouses.
She knew little about Bordeaux except that she loved him.
The force of the strike knocked everyone off their feet and deadened the firelight, except for the torches in the corners.
She couldn't tell, except that the tension in the room was increasing.
But not a sound had broken the stillness since the strangers had arrived, except that of their own voices.
Her hope had been crushed in every other way – except that it stirred once more at the idea there was more to him than she knew.
There was no answer to any of these questions, except one, and that not a logical answer and not at all a reply to them.
We could take two wagons, but that would mean we'd have to travel slow, and there wouldn't be any animals for riding except Bordeaux's horse.
All the costumes reeked of mothballs, except the sweaty gorilla, which needed them the most.
I don't remember much about the parents except they didn't like me.
I don't remember much of my time before coming to this world, except I was expelled.
There's nothing else between you and me, except you accepting it.
I don't believe in catch-and-release except if the fish is simply too small.
Except she was suddenly hungry again, the faint, sweet scent winding through her senses.
It had to be a dream, except that she remembered the heat of the skin beneath his shirt and tracing the scars she knew covered his body.
In every cell of your body except your red blood cells exists a copy of your DNA.
Princess Mary heard his words but they had no meaning for her, except as a proof of how far away he now was from everything living.
The top was clean except for accessories and a few letters standing upright in a sorter.
The highway ahead of them was clear, except for one big truck coming their way... and a car approaching the highway to their right.
Except for two or three important letters of 1901, these selections cease with the year 1900.
She is unresponsive and even impatient of caresses from any one except her mother.
But even if one might, what feeling except veneration could such a man as my father evoke?
Forgive thy enemy, do not avenge thyself except by doing him good.
Platon Karataev knew nothing by heart except his prayers.
There is, and can be, no cause of an historical event except the one cause of all causes.
A man's will seems to him to be limited just because he is not conscious of it except as free.
He was respectful of her concerns, but they didn't see eye-to-eye on any of it - except the fact that they both wanted another child.
I didn't give them the time of day, except to confirm what you told me on the record.
I don't know what I mean except I can't stop dreaming of little children, all hurt and bleeding and I don't want to see them because it hurts too much, but I can't block them out!
He didn't understand it, except that Bianca's touch finished what Sofi started.
When they got home she turned everybody out of the room except Natasha, and then called her pet to her armchair.
Petya stood on tiptoe and pushed and pinched, but could see nothing except the people about him.