The idea of making love in a strange bedroom was disturbing enough, but with only a door between them and the children, locked or not, it didn't feel right.
Everyone liked the idea, so they returned to their rooms and cleaned up.
To her, the idea was ludicrous, and yet, it probably looked that way to Dulce.
The idea came to her suddenly.
She had accepted the idea that she would never know this moment.
Any idea where she is tonight?
Much as she liked Sarah, the idea of Giddon's displeasure would prohibit any such intent.
And yet, the idea was enticing... almost an obsession.
So what difference did it make who came up with the idea as long as it was a good one?
For the first time, the idea of marriage crossed her mind.
An idea flashed through her brain and left a frown on her face.
Is the idea so deplorable?
I'm working my way through college, but what have I ever done to give you the idea I was destitute?
Apparently Mrs. Marsh had no idea of Brandon's plans for his future.
She might be getting over him, but the idea of running into him in town was particularly disturbing.
Anyway, why do men have to act on every idea that crosses their mind?
An idea brought a mischievous smile to her lips.
I like the idea of burying the supplies, but I don't think the Indians would be fooled if we buried everything – even if we could.
"I have an idea," said the Wizard, "that there are fishes in these brooks.
Just then his eye fell upon the lanterns and the can of kerosene oil which Zeb had brought from the car of his balloon, and he got a clever idea from those commonplace things.
Jim was brought with the others, although it took a good many Gargoyles to carry the big beast through the air and land him on the high platform, and the buggy was thrust in after him because it belonged to the party and the wooden folks had no idea what it was used for or whether it was alive or not.
They selected one of these at a venture and hurried along it as fast as they could go, for they had no idea when the mother dragon would be back and were very anxious not to make her acquaintance.
You need to have a basic understanding of how things work in biology.
I won't base my reasoning for how the Internet and technology will end poverty on this idea alone.
The idea of free trade has divided people for as long as trade has existed.
Micro-lending is not new; the idea of small loans to the entrepreneurial poor is centuries old.
The idea that a person can be a political prisoner, jailed for his beliefs about government, politics, or politicians, is ancient but happily fading.
On a sudden thought I ran upstairs before any one could stop me, to put on my idea of a company dress.
A bright idea, however, shot into my mind, and the problem was solved.
A strange sensitiveness prevented me from referring to the "Frost King"; and often when an idea flashed out in the course of conversation I would spell softly to her, "I am not sure it is mine."
When I left New York the idea had become a fixed purpose; and it was decided that I should go to Cambridge.
Until then I had never taken a course of study with the idea of preparing for college; but I had been well drilled in English by Miss Sullivan, and it soon became evident to my teachers that I needed no special instruction in this subject beyond a critical study of the books prescribed by the college.
The customs of some savage nations might, perchance, be profitably imitated by us, for they at least go through the semblance of casting their slough annually; they have the idea of the thing, whether they have the reality or not.
Let me suggest a few comparisons, that some one may convey an idea of my situation.
I asked him once, when I had not seen him for many months, if he had got a new idea this summer.
No wonder that the earth expresses itself outwardly in leaves, it so labors with the idea inwardly.
But it is not the less necessary for this; for the people must have some complicated machinery or other, and hear its din, to satisfy that idea of government which they have.
"And I had no idea!..." exclaimed Princess Mary.
His idea was, first, to concentrate all the artillery in the center, and secondly, to withdraw the cavalry to the other side of the dip.
If he had told the truth to his hearers--who like himself had often heard stories of attacks and had formed a definite idea of what an attack was and were expecting to hear just such a story--they would either not have believed him or, still worse, would have thought that Rostov was himself to blame since what generally happens to the narrators of cavalry attacks had not happened to him.
The idea of defeat and flight could not enter Rostov's head.
Whence came thy conception of the existence of such an incomprehensible Being? didst thou, and why did the whole world, conceive the idea of the existence of such an incomprehensible Being, a Being all-powerful, eternal, and infinite in all His attributes?...