Maybe she wasn't hearing him right.
I do recall hearing about the grandfather paradox.
Hearing his voice did something to hers.
I guess maybe hearing people talk... about their marriage.
I'm not sure she's hearing anything, though, Toni said.
She's not going to like hearing it from you.
I have always talked to Helen exactly as I would talk to a seeing and hearing child, and I have insisted that other people should do the same.
She was sick of hearing him talk about Alex as though he was a testosterone driven wild man.
I lived, up to the time of the illness that deprived me of my sight and hearing, in a tiny house consisting of a large square room and a small one, in which the servant slept.
Rhyn clenched his jaw, hearing the truth in Kiki's words.
I think you would enjoy hearing the mocking-birds sing.
Contrary to his expectation, Davout, after hearing him, became still surlier and ruder.
Maybe hearing Mary say it so often had burned it into his brain.
Upon hearing a truck pull up, Elisabeth jumped.
"Uncle Morrie" of the next letter is Mr. Morrison Heady, of Normandy, Kentucky, who lost his sight and hearing when he was a boy.
Who does not feel his faith in a resurrection and immortality strengthened by hearing of this?
On hearing those words I said good-by to the holy folk and went.
After hearing the details of Anatole's marriage from Pierre, and giving vent to her anger against Anatole in words of abuse, Marya Dmitrievna told Pierre why she had sent for him.
The countess, on hearing that Moscow was on fire, began to cry.
From the beginning of my education Miss Sullivan made it a practice to speak to me as she would speak to any hearing child; the only difference was that she spelled the sentences into my hand instead of speaking them.
At the Cambridge school, for the first time in my life, I enjoyed the companionship of seeing and hearing girls of my own age.
It almost makes me think the world would get along as well without seeing and hearing as with them.
How you would have enjoyed hearing him tell about Venice!
This little boy could speak two or three languages before he lost his hearing through sickness, and he is now only about five years old.
She makes many mistakes, of course, twists words and phrases, puts the cart before the horse, and gets herself into hopeless tangles of nouns and verbs; but so does the hearing child.
Helen is as eager to have stories told her as any hearing child I ever knew.
Nobody thinks of making a hearing child say, "I have a pretty new dress," at the beginning.
All day long in their play-time and work-time Miss Sullivan kept spelling into her pupil's hand, and by that Helen Keller absorbed words, just as the child in the cradle absorbs words by hearing thousands of them before he uses one and by associating the words with the occasion of their utterance.
True, single words do suggest and express ideas; the child may say simply "mamma" when he means "Where is mamma?" but he learns the expression of the ideas that relate to mamma--he learns language--by hearing complete sentences.
She got the language from the language itself, and this is, next to hearing the language spoken, the way for any one to get a foreign tongue, more vital and, in the end, easier than our schoolroom method of beginning with the grammar.
When she was stricken down with the illness which resulted in her loss of sight and hearing, at the age of nineteen months, she was learning to talk.
They did not know for some time after my recovery that the cruel fever had taken my sight and hearing; taken all the light and music and gladness out of my little life.
After all, sight and hearing are but two of the beautiful blessings which God had given me.
He was always hearing such words as: "With your remarkable kindness," or, "With your excellent heart," "You are yourself so honorable Count," or, "Were he as clever as you," and so on, till he began sincerely to believe in his own exceptional kindness and extraordinary intelligence, the more so as in the depth of his heart it had always seemed to him that he really was very kind and intelligent.
And here he was sitting by her side as her betrothed, seeing, hearing, feeling her nearness, her breathing, her movements, her beauty.
"It seems that there will be no need to bring Mary out, suitors are coming to us of their own accord," incautiously remarked the little princess on hearing the news.
The little princess was not unwell, but had such an overpowering fear of the prince that, hearing he was in a bad humor, she had decided not to appear.
She was going straight on through the conservatory, neither seeing nor hearing anything, when suddenly the well-known whispering of Mademoiselle Bourienne aroused her.
Anna Mikhaylovna, who always knew everything that passed in the house, on hearing of the arrival of the letter went softly into the room and found the count with it in his hand, sobbing and laughing at the same time.
The German landlady, hearing Rostov's loud voice, popped her head in at the door.
"Here it is!" thought he, seizing the staff of the standard and hearing with pleasure the whistle of bullets evidently aimed at him.
Rostov without hearing Boris to the end spurred his horse.
Hearing that cry and seeing to whom it was addressed, Nesvitski and the neighbor on his right quickly turned in alarm to Bezukhov.
She was already pale, but on hearing these words her face changed and something brightened in her beautiful, radiant eyes.
Nurse Savishna, knitting in hand, was telling in low tones, scarcely hearing or understanding her own words, what she had told hundreds of times before: how the late princess had given birth to Princess Mary in Kishenev with only a Moldavian peasant woman to help instead of a midwife.
Nicholas, hearing him drive up, went to meet him.
The old count cast down his eyes on hearing his son's words and began bustlingly searching for something.
Toward ten o'clock the men servants rushed to the front door, hearing the bells of the old prince's carriage approaching.
Boris, hearing a strange voice in the anteroom, came out to meet him.
"Well then, go, go, go..." said Rostov, and refusing supper and remaining alone in the little room, he walked up and down for a long time, hearing the lighthearted French conversation from the next room.
On hearing this indifferent voice, Rostov grew frightened at what he was doing; the thought of meeting the Emperor at any moment was so fascinating and consequently so alarming that he was ready to run away, but the official who had questioned him opened the door, and Rostov entered.
After playing out a whole suit and to his partner's delight taking five tricks, Pierre, hearing greetings and the steps of someone who had entered the room while he was picking up his tricks, glanced again at Natasha.
Already, at the beginning of this chase, Daniel, hearing the ulyulyuing, had rushed out from the wood.
His words are music, I never tire of hearing him! said the old prince, keeping hold of the hand and offering his cheek to be kissed.
On hearing of Countess Bezukhova's visit and the invitation for that evening, Marya Dmitrievna remarked:
Balashev bowed his head with an air indicating that he would like to make his bow and leave, and only listened because he could not help hearing what was said to him.
He nodded hurriedly in reply to Chernyshev, and smiled ironically on hearing that the sovereign was inspecting the fortifications that he, Pfuel, had planned in accord with his theory.
Without heeding the end of the Italian's remarks, and as though not hearing them, the Emperor, recognizing Bolkonski, addressed him graciously.
He touched his horse, gave the word of command, and immediately, hearing behind him the tramp of the horses of his deployed squadron, rode at full trot downhill toward the dragoons.
"What marvels!" she exclaimed, but hearing her master's voice she turned back, pulling down her tucked-up skirt.
On waking she listened to what was going on behind the door and, hearing him groan, said to herself with a sigh that things were still the same.
But on hearing the order Dron lowered his eyes and remained silent.
"Dunyasha, send Alpatych, or Dronushka, or somebody to me!" she said, "and tell Mademoiselle Bourienne not to come to me," she added, hearing Mademoiselle Bourienne's voice.
For a long time that night Princess Mary sat by the open window of her room hearing the sound of the peasants' voices that reached her from the village, but it was not of them she was thinking.
To remember her gave him pleasure, and when his comrades, hearing of his adventure at Bogucharovo, rallied him on having gone to look for hay and having picked up one of the wealthiest heiresses in Russia, he grew angry.
After hearing the matter, Kutuzov smacked his lips together and shook his head.
After hearing him, Kutuzov said in French:
Hearing those moans Prince Andrew wanted to weep.
After hearing what was being said by one or other of these groups he generally turned away with an air of disappointment, as though they were not speaking of anything he wished to hear.
Toward the end of the battle of Borodino, Pierre, having run down from Raevski's battery a second time, made his way through a gully to Knyazkovo with a crowd of soldiers, reached the dressing station, and seeing blood and hearing cries and groans hurried on, still entangled in the crowds of soldiers.
The hardest thing (Pierre went on thinking, or hearing, in his dream) is to be able in your soul to unite the meaning of all.
Hearing not so much the words as the angry tone of Rostopchin's voice, the crowd moaned and heaved forward, but again paused.
Hearing the yell the officer turned round, and at the same moment Pierre threw himself on the drunkard.
The soldiers in the yard, hearing the shot, came into the passage asking what had happened, and expressed their readiness to punish the culprits, but the officer sternly checked them.
Pierre felt sad at hearing them making fun of him.
A cornet, hearing the story, informed his commander.
Ermolov came forward with a frown on his face and, hearing what the officer had to say, took the papers from him without a word.
Ermolov screwed up his eyes and smiled faintly on hearing these words.
Very often a wounded animal, hearing a rustle, rushes straight at the hunter's gun, runs forward and back again, and hastens its own end.
During the third night the countess kept very quiet for a few minutes, and Natasha rested her head on the arm of her chair and closed her eyes, but opened them again on hearing the bedstead creak.
On hearing that he was going to Petersburg Natasha was astounded.
It's a shame he isn't hearing this but he'll be tied up in his room all evening recording results of his tests.
The women, hearing him, poured into the area, with smiles as broad as his.
He waited in the dark nearly twenty minutes before hearing an automobile approach.
I won't be hearing much news I can pass on to you.
She looked up, hearing the unspoken threat.
She smiled, and Traci covered her mouth to keep him from hearing her laugh.
Hearing it out loud only made her more confused.
Deidre hugged herself, hearing the unasked question about their deal.
Deidre studied her, hearing the carefully chosen words.
A phone call excused him from hearing more of the robust bragging.
He told of hearing a siren just before the accident and seeing what he thought to be a sheriff's car.
Dean knew from reading their newspaper comments and hearing of their exploits that age had in no way diminished their faculties.
He couldn't blame her for looking incredulous after hearing the tale.
He was accustomed to hearing and safeguarding the secrets of others.
Hearing the lengths his mate went through to condemn the human rendered him speechless.
If it weren't for the joy of hearing the usual glowing report, the conference would almost be a waste of time – almost.
When he woke up hearing someone talking, he'd know it wasn't her.
She smiled up at him, barely hearing his words.
"Deidre, love, you're not hearing me," Wynn's voice was gentle.
He'd claimed her, whether in a fit of jealous fury after hearing Kris's name or for some other purpose.
As if hearing her thought, he gave a slow smile.
Kiera glanced at her, hearing the nervousness for the first time.
Given what he's hearing and seeing now, it makes a heap of sense.
With her sharp hearing, she could make out the piano, but Connor heard nothing.
Yeah, but hearing you tell someone else felt different.
Jesus, it's a wonder any of us has hearing left.
He could guess her thoughts without hearing them: she was silently clucking at the army-type who thought he could boss around a fed.
Hearing these words Jim resolved to conquer his alarm.
Hearing this apology the Tiger and the Lion stopped lashing their tails and retreated with dignified steps to the side of the Princess.
Hearing this, Dorothy and the Wizard exchanged startled glances, for they remembered how often Eureka had longed to eat a piglet.
Al Mansur loved poetry and was fond of hearing poets repeat their own verses.
A neighboring farmer and cat-lover, William Ross, perhaps hearing a distinct "ka-ching" in his head, got one of the kittens and teamed up with a geneticist and began a careful breeding program.
The thought of going to college took root in my heart and became an earnest desire, which impelled me to enter into competition for a degree with seeing and hearing girls, in the face of the strong opposition of many true and wise friends.
It does great credit, not only to you, but to your instructors, who have so broken down the walls that seemed to shut you in that now your outlook seems more bright and cheerful than that of many seeing and hearing children.
At the same time Dr. Bell added that I could rest content and fight my way through Radcliffe in competition with seeing and hearing girls, while the great desire of my heart was being fulfilled.
She always reads such books as seeing and hearing children of her age read and enjoy.
It chanced that I walked that way across the fields the following night, about the same hour, and hearing a low moaning at this spot, I drew near in the dark, and discovered the only survivor of the family that I know, the heir of both its virtues and its vices, who alone was interested in this burning, lying on his stomach and looking over the cellar wall at the still smouldering cinders beneath, muttering to himself, as is his wont.
A factory-owner, hearing what depth I had found, thought that it could not be true, for, judging from his acquaintance with dams, sand would not lie at so steep an angle.
The fact is he has come to see Count Cyril Vladimirovich, hearing how ill he is.
On hearing this the regimental commander hung his head, silently shrugged his shoulders, and spread out his arms with a choleric gesture.
The voice he'd dreaded hearing finally spoke.
Hearing the heartbreak in her voice, Jule found his resolve to keep his distance melt.
He changed into a clean shirt as he briefly described hearing the accident, climbing down to investigate and discovering Billy Langstrom's body.
After a few minutes rest, they continued, first hearing, then seeing the waterfall and the reservoir from which the penstock first drew the water for its mile-long trip to town.
He worried about not hearing from Cynthia, but there was little he could do.
He remained motionless, wondering if she could possibly have left hers and Ryland's room nearly next to his without hearing them.
Gabriel had spoken of immortality, but Jackson had not given much thought to it, until hearing these words.
As close as they were, they liked their privacy, and with their keen hearing, distance was required.
I really liked hearing you say you're in love with me.
In both cases, he found himself looking forward to hearing her voice—and making sure she was still alive.
Lana met his gaze, hearing his Southern drawl for the first time.
If someone told her a few months before she'd be here, now, hearing this, she'd have thought them insane!
"Someday, maybe I'll forgive you for all of this," she managed, hearing the hurt in her voice.
Even hearing his voice, she couldn't help thinking she'd heard him because she wanted to hear his voice again, not because she actually had.
Sometimes, after staying in a village parlor till the family had all retired, I have returned to the woods, and, partly with a view to the next day's dinner, spent the hours of midnight fishing from a boat by moonlight, serenaded by owls and foxes, and hearing, from time to time, the creaking note of some unknown bird close at hand.
You're not hearing me.
Feeling trapped before hearing his terms, her eyes grew misty.
Today, however, he was more interested in seeing Sasha and hearing about the human than amusing the zoo creatures.
I keep hearing the name 'Miss Worthington' a lot lately.
They both looked up at the same time, hearing a loud racket coming from Sarah's room.
Toby's backpack was there along with his pink coat. Rhyn straightened, angry at himself for not hearing the boy leave. A flash of purple caught his eye through the trees, and he loped through the forest.
Hearing the concern in Pete's voice sent a chill down her spine.
Hearing these words our friends turned in the direction of the sound, and the Wizard held his lanterns so that their light would flood one of the little pockets in the rock.
Darian cocked his head to the side, as if hearing someone call his name.
Across the street, right behind the Western Hotel, you had The Bird Cage, The Bon Ton, The Temple of Music and then Ashenfelter's stables that Annie mentions hearing the men loading the pack animals.