I think I shall find them helpful.
I find it hard to believe you wouldn't help him if you could.
Lisa glanced up to find Giddon watching them thoughtfully.
Her parents are very anxious indeed to find a teacher for her.
And as with ignorance, we may already have much of the data we need to find solutions.
Dulce watches you and tries to find things you do wrong.
I'll send it off to find out.
How in the world do the papers find out everything, I wonder.
The enemy will find it out.
Will you go with me and find Viney?
Why, I find it hard to understand them sometimes when they spell on their fingers.
"Yes. I couldn't find a better friend than Alex, could I?" she said.
Some women actually find controlling men irresistible.
Even now I cannot find it in my heart to condemn them utterly.
I find even the smallest child excellent company, and I am glad to say that children usually like me.
A man will not need to study history to find out what is best for his own culture.
You will find them useful.
Suddenly they looked up to find the room filled with the silent, solemn-eyed Mangaboos.
Find all the old men that live on the mountains or in the flat country around, and command them to appear before me one week from to-day.
I find they almost always answer.
Even those who seem for a long while not to have any, if you inquire more narrowly you will find have some stored in somebody's barn.
Wait till tomorrow morning, we'll find out everything tomorrow.
He hurried to find the family of that civil servant in order to restore the daughter to her mother and go to save someone else.
In the morning she opened her eyes to find Destiny's face only inches away from hers.
I'll introduce you when I find her.
Their aim, he said, was nothing less than "the lifting, from the backs and from the hearts of men, of their burden of arms and of fears, so that they may find before them a golden age of freedom and of peace."
It gratifies me very much to find that you remember me so kindly.
She wanted to find, and still seeks, some secret motive in our actions.
If you mention his name to Alex, you'll find out why she feels that way.
Carmen followed her gaze and was surprised to find Señor Medena standing in the doorway.
How did you know where to find me?
Either he would give her due respect or he could find another sitter.
If Connie didn't tell Allen where to find her, who did?
The dama-fruit is the most delicious thing that grows, and when it makes us invisible the bears cannot find us to eat us up.
In the eradication of smallpox, as in the near-elimination of polio, I find both fascinating lessons of history and enormous reason for hope.
Now they could find what really satisfies them and do that.
So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.
The deaf and the blind find it very difficult to acquire the amenities of conversation.
When I find my work particularly difficult and discouraging, she writes me letters that make me feel glad and brave; for she is one of those from whom we learn that one painful duty fulfilled makes the next plainer and easier.
Every day I find how little I know, but I do not feel discouraged since God has given me an eternity in which to learn more.
Surely we shall all find at last the ideals we are seeking....
I find I get on faster, and do better work with Mr. Keith than I did in the classes at the Cambridge School, and I think it was well that I gave up that kind of work.
The latter wished to send her some books; but she could not find anything simple enough for her!
Philosophers have tried to find out what was her conception of abstract ideas before she learned language.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
Many people have thought that any attempt to find the principles in her method would be nothing but a later theory superimposed on Miss Sullivan's work.
I was surprised to find Mrs. Keller a very young-looking woman, not much older than myself, I should think.
Here I opened the bag, and she went through it eagerly, probably expecting to find something to eat.
Friends had probably brought her candy in their bags, and she expected to find some in mine.
We play a little game which I find most useful in developing the intellect, and which incidentally answers the purpose of a language lesson.
Since I have abandoned the idea of regular lessons, I find that Helen learns much faster.
WE MAKE A SORT OF GAME OF IT and try to see who can find the words most quickly, Helen with her fingers, or I with my eyes, and she learns as many new words as I can explain with the help of those she knows.
She was greatly amused, and began at once to find analogies between her movements and those of the plants.
She enjoys punching holes in paper with the stiletto, and I supposed it was because she could examine the result of her work; but we watched her one day, and I was much surprised to find that she imagined she was writing a letter.
I remember how unbearable I used to find the inquisitiveness of my friends' children; but I know now that these questions indicate the child's growing interest in the cause of things.
The next morning we were astonished to find that she remembered all of them, and recognized every one she had met the night before.
How did doctor know where to find baby?
Where did doctor find Guy and Prince?
Indeed, she was much displeased because I could not find her name in the book.
For a whole evening she will sit at the table writing whatever comes into her busy brain; and I seldom find any difficulty in reading what she has written.
I find it hard to realize that Christmas is almost here, in spite of the fact that Helen talks about nothing else.
Helen expressed a great deal of sympathy, and at every opportunity during the day she would find Pearl and carry the burden from place to place.
When she referred to our conversation again, it was to ask, "Why did not Jesus go away, so that His enemies could not find Him?"
I always tried to find out what interested her most, and made that the starting-point for the new lesson, whether it had any bearing on the lesson I had planned to teach or not.
Let us lead them during the first years to find their greatest pleasure in Nature.
If Miss Keller is fond of language and not interested especially in mathematics, it is not surprising to find Miss Sullivan's interests very similar.
Sometime, somewhere, somehow we shall find that which we seek.
But as she was not able to find her copy, and applications for the volume at bookstores in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Albany, and other places resulted only in failure, search was instituted for the author herself.
To be sure, I take the keenest interest in everything that concerns those who surround me; it is this very interest which makes it so difficult for me to carry on a conversation with some people who will not talk or say what they think, but I should not be sorry to find more friends ready to talk with me now and then about the wonderful things I read.
It surprises me to find that such an idea has crossed the mind of any one, especially of a highly gifted critic.
Answer me these questions, and then perhaps I may look at your bawbles and find them ornamental.
The moon will not sour milk nor taint meat of mine, nor will the sun injure my furniture or fade my carpet; and if he is sometimes too warm a friend, I find it still better economy to retreat behind some curtain which nature has provided, than to add a single item to the details of housekeeping.
I can find you a Newfoundland dog that will do as much.
One who has just come from reading perhaps one of the best English books will find how many with whom he can converse about it?
Or suppose he comes from reading a Greek or Latin classic in the original, whose praises are familiar even to the so-called illiterate; he will find nobody at all to speak to, but must keep silence about it.
The at present unutterable things we may find somewhere uttered.
A man must find his occasions in himself, it is true.
I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time.
He had got to find him out as you did.
Near at hand, upon the topmost spray of a birch, sings the brown thrasher--or red mavis, as some love to call him--all the morning, glad of your society, that would find out another farmer's field if yours were not here.
Often in a snow-storm, even by day, one will come out upon a well-known road and yet find it impossible to tell which way leads to the village.
Making another hole directly over it with an ice chisel which I had, and cutting down the longest birch which I could find in the neighborhood with my knife, I made a slip-noose, which I attached to its end, and, letting it down carefully, passed it over the knob of the handle, and drew it by a line along the birch, and so pulled the axe out again.
He sawed a channel in the ice toward the shore, and hauled it over and along and out on to the ice with oxen; but, before he had gone far in his work, he was surprised to find that it was wrong end upward, with the stumps of the branches pointing down, and the small end firmly fastened in the sandy bottom.
Let the noon find thee by other lakes, and the night overtake thee everywhere at home.
But to tell the truth, I find myself at present somewhat less particular in these respects.
My thoughts have left no track, and I cannot find the path again.
Looking farther, I was surprised to find that the chips were covered with such combatants, that it was not a duellum, but a bellum, a war between two races of ants, the red always pitted against the black, and frequently two red ones to one black.
I also heard the whooping of the ice in the pond, my great bed-fellow in that part of Concord, as if it were restless in its bed and would fain turn over, were troubled with flatulency and had dreams; or I was waked by the cracking of the ground by the frost, as if some one had driven a team against my door, and in the morning would find a crack in the earth a quarter of a mile long and a third of an inch wide.
But it is easiest, as they who work on the highways know, to find the hollows by the puddles after a shower.
It was a small cavity under ten feet of water; but I think that I can warrant the pond not to need soldering till they find a worse leak than that.
You find thus in the very sands an anticipation of the vegetable leaf.
If I could ever find the twig he sits upon!
Is Franklin the only man who is lost, that his wife should be so earnest to find him?
Some would find fault with the morning red, if they ever got up early enough.
The fault-finder will find faults even in paradise.
But no: I find that the respectable man, so called, has immediately drifted from his position, and despairs of his country, when his country has more reason to despair of him.
If I had known how to name them, I should then have signed off in detail from all the societies which I never signed on to; but I did not know where to find a complete list.
He evidently tried to find something to say, but failed.
Perhaps God will help me to find a way to prepare him!...
Then I'll find you another place.
* "Forty thousand men massacred and the army of our allies destroyed, and you find that a cause for jesting!"
There you will find the adjutant on duty, said the official.
"It's not treachery nor rascality nor stupidity: it is just as at Ulm... it is..."--he seemed to be trying to find the right expression.
That same night, having taken leave of the Minister of War, Bolkonski set off to rejoin the army, not knowing where he would find it and fearing to be captured by the French on the way to Krems.
Wishing to find out where the commander-in-chief was, he rode up to a convoy.
You won't be able to find either your baggage or anything else now, Prince.
If Kutuzov decided to remain at Krems, Napoleon's army of one hundred and fifty thousand men would cut him off completely and surround his exhausted army of forty thousand, and he would find himself in the position of Mack at Ulm.
I cannot find words to express to you my displeasure.
Prince Andrew turned his horse and galloped back to Grunth to find Prince Bagration.
He examined his hand carefully, vainly trying to find blood on it.
Captain Tushin, having given orders to his company, sent a soldier to find a dressing station or a doctor for the cadet, and sat down by a bonfire the soldiers had kindled on the road.
Drowsiness was irresistibly mastering him, but he kept awake by an excruciating pain in his arm, for which he could find no satisfactory position.
When he saw the pretty little Bourienne, Anatole came to the conclusion that he would not find Bald Hills dull either.
On receiving Boris' letter he rode with a fellow officer to Olmutz, dined there, drank a bottle of wine, and then set off alone to the Guards' camp to find his old playmate.
He looked intently and inquiringly into his friend's eyes, evidently trying in vain to find the answer to some question.
He did not find Prince Andrew in Olmutz that day, but the appearance of the town where the headquarters and the diplomatic corps were stationed and the two Emperors were living with their suites, households, and courts only strengthened his desire to belong to that higher world.
We shall see whether he cannot attach you to himself or find a place for you somewhere nearer the sun.
The council of war was just over when Prince Andrew accompanied by Boris arrived at the palace to find Dolgorukov.
One officer told Rostov that he had seen someone from headquarters behind the village to the left, and thither Rostov rode, not hoping to find anyone but merely to ease his conscience.
He tried, but failed, to find some joke with which to reply to Dolokhov's words.
Not finding the young prince in his study the valet went with the letters to Princess Mary's apartments, but did not find him there.
He drew the curtain aside and for some time his frightened, restless eyes could not find the baby.
Prince Andrew was as glad to find the boy like that, as if he had already lost him.
"How do you find Andrew?" she added hurriedly, not giving him time to reply to her affectionate words.
He did not even trouble to find out where Denisov had gone.
You won't find a better opportunity.
I hope you will find him sympathetic and ready to co- operate in promoting all that is reasonable.
He did nothing, did not even think or find time to think, but only talked, and talked successfully, of what he had thought while in the country.
To Bolkonski so many people appeared contemptible and insignificant creatures, and he so longed to find in someone the living ideal of that perfection toward which he strove, that he readily believed that in Speranski he had found this ideal of a perfectly rational and virtuous man.
Great Architect of Nature, help me to find the true path out of the labyrinth of lies!
Prince Andrew held her hands, looked into her eyes, and did not find in his heart his former love for her.
Religion alone can explain to us what without its help man cannot comprehend: why, for what cause, kind and noble beings able to find happiness in life--not merely harming no one but necessary to the happiness of others--are called away to God, while cruel, useless, harmful persons, or such as are a burden to themselves and to others, are left living.
He had a look at all the details of the hunt, sent a pack of hounds and huntsmen on ahead to find the quarry, mounted his chestnut Donets, and whistling to his own leash of borzois, set off across the threshing ground to a field leading to the Otradnoe wood.
Yes, one would have to search far to find another as smart.
How did they all find place in her?
Yes, first I thought that we are driving along and imagining that we are going home, but that heaven knows where we are really going in the darkness, and that we shall arrive and suddenly find that we are not in Otradnoe, but in Fairyland.
"You always find something to do, but I can't," said Natasha.
Sometimes he remembered how he had heard that soldiers in war when entrenched under the enemy's fire, if they have nothing to do, try hard to find some occupation the more easily to bear the danger.
I have thought it over, and it will be carried out--we must part; so find some place for yourself....
When he comes, he'll find you already know his sister and father and are liked by them.
She so wanted a word from him that would explain to her what had happened and to which she could find no answer.
As she read she glanced at the sleeping Natasha, trying to find in her face an explanation of what she was reading, but did not find it.
"It's lucky for him that he escaped me; but I'll find him!" she said in her rough voice.
Natasha was standing in the middle of the drawing room, emaciated, with a pale set face, but not at all shamefaced as Pierre expected to find her.
The order was to find a ford and to cross the river.
All the time Boris was going through the figures of the mazurka, he was worried by the question of what news Balashev had brought and how he could find it out before others.
He sought in himself either remorse for having angered his father or regret at leaving home for the first time in his life on bad terms with him, and was horrified to find neither.
What meant still more to him was that he sought and did not find in himself the former tenderness for his son which he had hoped to reawaken by caressing the boy and taking him on his knee.
Anatole Kuragin, whom Prince Andrew had hoped to find with the army, was not there.
And since it had to be so, Nicholas Rostov, as was natural to him, felt contented with the life he led in the regiment and was able to find pleasure in that life.
Rostov and Ilyin hastened to find a corner where they could change into dry clothes without offending Mary Hendrikhovna's modesty.
Pierre came early so as to find them alone.
He had asked Pierre to find out whether he would be accepted in the hussars.
Pierre began feeling in his pockets for the papers, but could not find them.
Others in that heat and crush racked their brains to find some thought and hastened to utter it.
"Yes, go and find out!" shouted the angry gentleman.
He made a mumbling sound in confirmation of this, took her hand, and began pressing it to different parts of his breast as if trying to find the right place for it.
"Sire, I expected nothing less than to find you at the gates of Moscow," replied de Beausset.
Pierre did not find his groom and rode along the hollow with the adjutant to Raevski's Redoubt.
Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.
"Ride over to Prince Peter Ivanovich and find out about it exactly," he said to one of his adjutants, and then turned to the Duke of Wurttemberg who was standing behind him.
Armed with these arguments, which appeared to her unanswerable, she drove to her daughter's early one morning so as to find her alone.
Natasha watched him with an intent gaze that confused him, as if she were trying to find in his face the answer to some question.
He did not find the civil servant or his wife where he had left them.
She was glad to find escape from them in practical activity.
Man's mind cannot grasp the causes of events in their completeness, but the desire to find those causes is implanted in man's soul.
The discovery of these laws is only possible when we have quite abandoned the attempt to find the cause in the will of some one man, just as the discovery of the laws of the motion of the planets was possible only when men abandoned the conception of the fixity of the earth.
The officer snatched a little food at a comrade's, and rode again to the vanguard to find Miloradovich.
With regard to military matters, Napoleon immediately on his entry into Moscow gave General Sabastiani strict orders to observe the movements of the Russian army, sent army corps out along the different roads, and charged Murat to find Kutuzov.
With regard to legal matters, immediately after the fires he gave orders to find and execute the incendiaries.
You will soon find means of satisfying your needs.
And lastly you too, peasants, come from the forests where you are hiding in terror, return to your huts without fear, in full assurance that you will find protection!
Beyond Shamshevo, Dolokhov was to observe the road in the same way, to find out at what distance there were other French troops.
And turning to his men he directed a party to go on to the halting place arranged near the watchman's hut in the forest, and told the officer on the Kirghiz horse (who performed the duties of an adjutant) to go and find out where Dolokhov was and whether he would come that evening.
Scarcely a quarter of the soldiers remain with the standards of their regiments, the others go off by themselves in different directions hoping to find food and escape discipline.
"My darling Mummy!" she repeated, straining all the power of her love to find some way of taking on herself the excess of grief that crushed her mother.
So it was at Krasnoe, where they expected to find one of the three French columns and stumbled instead on Napoleon himself with sixteen thousand men.
Still more difficult would it be to find an instance in history of the aim of an historical personage being so completely accomplished as that to which all Kutuzov's efforts were directed in 1812.
He was surprised to find that this inner freedom, which was independent of external conditions, now had as it were an additional setting of external liberty.
The very question that had formerly tormented him, the thing he had continually sought to find--the aim of life--no longer existed for him now.
The Cossacks carried off what they could to their camps, and the householders seized all they could find in other houses and moved it to their own, pretending that it was their property.
Perhaps I imagined it; perhaps I shall go in and find no one there.
She could not find fault with Sonya in any way and tried to be fond of her, but often felt ill-will toward her which she could not overcome.
It very often happened that in a moment of irritation husband and wife would have a dispute, but long afterwards Pierre to his surprise and delight would find in his wife's ideas and actions the very thought against which she had argued, but divested of everything superfluous that in the excitement of the dispute he had added when expressing his opinion.
To find component forces equal to the composite or resultant force, the sum of the components must equal the resultant.
Undoubtedly some relation exists between all who live contemporaneously, and so it is possible to find some connection between the intellectual activity of men and their historical movements, just as such a connection may be found between the movements of humanity and commerce, handicraft, gardening, or anything else you please.
So that examining the relation in time of the commands to the events, we find that a command can never be the cause of the event, but that a certain definite dependence exists between the two.
Having restored the condition of time under which all events occur, we find that a command is executed only when it is related to a corresponding series of events.
Restoring the essential condition of relation between those who command and those who execute, we find that by the very nature of the case those who command take the smallest part in the action itself and that their activity is exclusively directed to commanding.
Is there any collective action which cannot find its justification in political unity, in patriotism, in the balance of power, or in civilization?
In history we find a very similar progress of conviction concerning the part played by free will in the general affairs of humanity.
He turned to find Jonathan grinning up at him.
Carmen rubbed her sore neck and searched the room for Alex again, but didn't find him.
She turned to find Alex smiling down at her.
Some day maybe I will find someone like Alex.
Carmen glanced up to find him frowning down at her.
She opened it to find Señor Medena waiting outside.
She opened her eyes to find his concerned face over her.
Carmen woke suddenly and glanced around the room, half expecting to find him there.
If they wanted what he and Carmen had, why didn't they go out and find it?
Later she woke to find Connie asleep in a chair beside her gurney.
If he came back, he wouldn't find her there.
If I could use your phone, Mrs. Giddon, I'll see if I can find someone to come get me.
I'll lend you one of my night gowns and find some clothes for you to wear in the morning.
It took them another thirty minutes or so to find the burned out shell of the car.
"You can't find a sitter closer to your home?" she asked skeptically.
If Giddon had any such plans, he would soon find they were futile.
Somehow I get the idea that you will find it harder to be idle than working.
There was only one way to find out... well, maybe two, but asking Sarah or Giddon was probably wasted effort.
First I'd have to find a man before I could find a new one.
She glanced up to find him watching her with masked emotion.
You mean I should try to cover up that which any man might find attractive.
"I don't believe in picking every flower I find in the woods," she said with feigned disdain.
Unhurt, she would have no fear of wandering around to find her way, but her injury prevented any exploration.
Still, if she could get into that building and find out, it might ease her mind.
I think you might find it interesting.
She said nothing, but when they entered the kitchen to find Len sitting at the table, his expression was wary.
Howard couldn't find anything on this guy.
If Howard had not been able to find anything on Yancey, it was probably because there was nothing to tell.
Did Connie tell Allen where to find me?
She dressed and arrived in the kitchen to find everyone already at the table eating.
She was staring at the cake, trying to find some fond memory to shove aside the pictures in her mind when Sarah walked into the room.
Nothing earth shattering there, nor anything Yancey would find either threatening or interesting.
A hand touched her arm and she turned to find Nick standing there.
I know you well enough to know you would have to find out – no matter what the risk.
He wasn't trying to find out anything to protect her.
He was trying to find incriminating evidence on Yancey.
But I wish we could find a way to get to the ground.
Dorothy was surprised to find how patient the people were, for her own little heart was beating rapidly with excitement.
We couldn't find a prettier place, I'm sure.
After many adventures I reached Omaha, only to find that all my old friends were dead or had moved away.
This made Zeb laugh, in turn, and the boy felt comforted to find that Ozma laughed as merrily at her weeping subject as she had at him.
"That is what we are trying to find out," remarked the Scarecrow.
But not a trace could they find of the tiny creature they sought.
"Why, that's for you to find out," replied Eureka.
Where did you find my missing pet, Nick Chopper?
Then he looked up to find the nest from which they had fallen.
The king's soldiers were surprised to find everybody awake along the road.
He groped around in the dim light, but could not find any way of escape.
He put his hand in his pocket, and was surprised to find the gold pieces wrapped in his mother's letter.
"May a poor traveler find rest and shelter here for the night?" he asked.
I am going to find such a way if I can.
"Good friend," he said, "if you should find something that we have lost, what would you do with it?"
"Tell us," said Al Mansour to the gardener, "tell us how you came to find that bag."
I ran to pick it up and was surprised to find that it was a bag full of bright gold pieces.
It was a place where good people, and timid, helpless people could find shelter in time of war.
"Now tell us, father," whispered Charlot, "where did you find him?"
Where shall we find the wisest man?
"Well, you will not find that man in Rhodes," said he.
Do you expect to find any man in Corinth who deserves so rich a gift?
I see how human ingenuity and new technologies have eliminated previously insoluble problems once we stand back and let free markets do what they do best: direct the allocation of capital to find a solution.
No more trying to retrace your steps to find your car keys; you can see where you left them by checking your GPS system records.
Up until now, we have thought of the Internet as a place to store information, and we have depended upon search engines to help us find it.
The salesperson offers, "I find that my customers who buy this suit almost always get wingtips."
You will find that you probably really did want a pogo stick.
Expect solutions in the future to come from countries you couldn't find on a map today.
When the ancients could not find these solutions, it was not for a lack of intelligence but for a lack of technology.
By "make a car," I mean really make a car: dig iron ore out of the ground, smelt it to steel, wildcat for oil, find oil and refine it into gasoline, and so on.
You might argue that since there is now a surplus of labor in Chad's neighborhood, the price of labor is lowered and Chad will only find work paying $9.75 an hour.
And he will find he is capable of adding far more value than as a set of eyes watching a screen.
Or nanites that clean up any toxic chemicals they find and turn them into harmless agents?
I find this very easy to accept.
So our ability to find cause and effect in that—and to really discern fact from fallacy, what's good from what's bad for us—is highly suspect.
To consider the great opportunity we can find in these inefficiencies, let's begin by talking about Norman Borlaug.
To pay for his college education, Borlaug would periodically put his education on hold to find work.
The proverbial "Little Timmy" will find it hard to believe that food isn't manufactured like electronics but grown like an animal.
How would it not find its way to the poorest regions of the earth?
It is through this civilizing process that I find hope we will end war.
I find MAD a disturbing strategy and see problems with it.
In fact, virtually everyone should have wondered why he was fighting soldiers from places he couldn't find on a map.
I have no doubt there are all kinds of things in the Twitterverse that I want to know about, but I only find the ones that I first knew to look for.
When you have visited a place, you will find it harder to advocate its destruction.
One might have expected to find YouTube making its cameo in the earlier "communication" section, but I deliberately moved it here.
We don't find ourselves endlessly returning to their work again and again.
Instead, you have to find small things over which to argue, like whether the capital gains tax should be raised.
Even in the days before my teacher came, I used to feel along the square stiff boxwood hedges, and, guided by the sense of smell would find the first violets and lilies.
There, too, after a fit of temper, I went to find comfort and to hide my hot face in the cool leaves and grass.
When we were fortunate enough to find a nest I never allowed her to carry the eggs home, making her understand by emphatic signs that she might fall and break them.
But I did not find out the secret for several years.
Long before I learned to do a sum in arithmetic or describe the shape of the earth, Miss Sullivan had taught me to find beauty in the fragrant woods, in every blade of grass, and in the curves and dimples of my baby sister's hand.
For a long time I was still--I was not thinking of the beads in my lap, but trying to find a meaning for "love" in the light of this new idea.
But it was a long time before I ventured to take the initiative, and still longer before I could find something appropriate to say at the right time.
It delighted me inexpressibly to find that they knew the manual alphabet.
It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.
At that time I eagerly absorbed everything I read without a thought of authorship, and even now I cannot be quite sure of the boundary line between my ideas and those I find in books.
I find in one of them, a letter to Mr. Anagnos, dated September 29, 1891, words and sentiments exactly like those of the book.
I wrote timidly, fearfully, but resolutely, urged on by my teacher, who knew that if I persevered, I should find my mental foothold again and get a grip on my faculties.
Gradually I began to find that there were disadvantages in going to college.
I have tried many machines, and I find the Hammond is the best adapted to the peculiar needs of my work.
When he speaks, it is not to impress others, but because his heart would burst if he did not find an outlet for the thoughts that burn in his soul.
There was an odour of print and leather in the room which told me that it was full of books, and I stretched out my hand instinctively to find them.
Every day I find out something which makes me glad.
Not only do we enjoy being together; but we also find our little home most delightful.
Miss Irwin seemed to have no objection to this proposal, and kindly offered to see the professors and find out if they would give me lessons.
I am afraid I find fault with the poem as much as I enjoy it.
He quoted the passages in which she explains that college is not the "universal Athens" she had hoped to find, and cited the cases of other remarkable persons whose college life had proved disappointing.
Although I try very hard not to force issues, I find it very difficult to avoid them.
Instantly she caught the idea, and asked me to find DOG and many other words.
Some of you, we all know, are poor, find it hard to live, are sometimes, as it were, gasping for breath.
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can.
However, if one designs to construct a dwelling-house, it behooves him to exercise a little Yankee shrewdness, lest after all he find himself in a workhouse, a labyrinth without a clue, a museum, an almshouse, a prison, or a splendid mausoleum instead.
He waited for the first pause in the conversation, and then with a distressed face left the room to find Sonya.
That is all I have been able to find out about him.
I am very sorry you did not find me in yesterday.
On the way to Bogucharovo, a princely estate with a dwelling house and farm where they hoped to find many domestic serfs and pretty girls, they questioned Lavrushka about Napoleon and laughed at his stories, and raced one another to try Ilyin's horse.
Nicholas and his wife lived together so happily that even Sonya and the old countess, who felt jealous and would have liked them to disagree, could find nothing to reproach them with; but even they had their moments of antagonism.
I don't want her to wake up in a strange room and not be able to find us.
Carmen followed her gaze and was surprised to find Señor Medena standing in the doorway.
Even his ability to find alcohol for a party was adventurous.
She hesitated, wanting to find a way home, but not wanting to ask any more favors of him.
I'll find you something else.
"Yes; but it's lots of fun, if it IS strange," remarked the small voice of the kitten, and Dorothy turned to find her pet walking in the air a foot or so away from the edge of the roof.
I am delighted to find humbugs inside the earth, just the same as on top of it.
The only bait he could find was a bright red blossom from a flower; but he knew fishes are easy to fool if anything bright attracts their attention, so he decided to try the blossom.
They heard the sudden twittering of a bird, but could not find the creature anywhere.
"We'll eat all we can find of them," said another.
If you hadn't happened to find the piglet, Eureka would surely have been executed.
Eureka was much surprised to find herself in disgrace; but she was, in spite of the fact that she had not eaten the piglet.
Zeb also wanted to see his home, and although he did not find anyone morning for him, the sight of Hugson's Ranch in the picture made him long to get back there.
So, if you can find a way to fix it, we'll be much obliged to you.
All were surprised to find that he was not with them.
They counted them and were surprised to find that not one lamb of the great flock of seven hundred was missing.
How could he find out?
Then they took their guns, their axes, anything they could find, and hurried out.
But the king's soldiers did not find the gunpowder.
"Why did you tell us where to find it?" he asked.
The second man then spoke up and said, It is true that I sold him the ground, but I did not reserve anything he might find in it.
Social structures will change, and the purpose of education will be to learn to reason and find one's passion.
Then, too, there is in German literature a fine reserve which I like; but its chief glory is the recognition I find in it of the redeeming potency of woman's self-sacrificing love.
When you get there you'll find out what those Hofs- kriegs-wurst-Raths are!
Where did you find him?
She swung around to find Giddon watching Allen, his expression dark and brooding.