He cannot imagine how very, very happy he will be when he can tell us his thoughts, and we can tell him how we have loved him so long.
Imagine if the reverse were true.
But I cannot imagine who made Mother Nature, can you?
She avoided looking down, afraid to imagine just how deep the waters were or how far from shore they'd gone.
"Can you imagine Fred not re-reading Twelve Angry Men and trying to memorize the dialog?" he kidded.
Can you imagine a world without poverty?
Mr. Jefferson let me touch his face so that I could imagine how he looked on waking from that strange sleep of twenty years, and he showed me how poor old Rip staggered to his feet.
I can just imagine what a funny figure that policeman cut!
I did not imagine, when I studied about the forests of Maine, that a strong and beautiful ship would go sailing all over the world, carrying wood from those rich forests, to build pleasant homes and schools and churches in distant countries.
His laugh was low, and she could imagine his mocking expression.
I can only imagine other uses you might have embraced, for personal financial enhancement.
Today, it is hard for us to imagine what that time was like.
If 500,000,000 is still an inconceivably large number: Imagine a football stadium packed with spectators.
So you can well imagine how strong and brown I am....
I can just imagine how much of that Howard would want to know.
I imagine she figures if she gets Destiny, she'll get the farm and the insurance money.
I can't imagine why he would think I wouldn't approve.
It was difficult to imagine that someone would think they couldn't talk when they actually could, but the mind did strange things during duress.
"Bah!" cried Jim, looking with great disdain at the other; "do you imagine for an instant that such a shabby imitation of a horse as you are can run as fast as I?"
Most people haven't even tried because we cannot reasonably imagine a way by which we can be rid of them.
Imagine that every word you said was recorded by your personal recorder and automatically transcribed.
Then imagine GPS is layered in—very accurate GPS that tracks your every move, even in your own home.
Imagine not only that you could get instant answers to questions that have never been asked but also that the (anonymous) combined experiential data of everything every person ever did was the data that powered it.
Imagine a computer culling through this massive amount of data, inconceivably large, and pulling out patterns.
One can imagine two children each with a bag of jelly beans.
Imagine when a five-cent computer in your shoe warns you that the way you are walking will lead to spine problems.
Imagine you live in a large trailer park and you have four young children.
Imagine if today everyone spoke one language and I said that in the future we will speak hundreds of different languages and not be able to understand each other.
Instead of reading words on a page and trying to imagine a concept, we can see it, as the old expression goes, in Technicolor.
My Dear Mr. Anagnos:--You cannot imagine how delighted I was to receive a letter from you last evening.
It is evident that something has displeased his Majesty but I cannot imagine what it can be.
I imagine," he went on, warming to his subject, "that the Emperor himself would not be satisfied to find in us merely owners of serfs whom we are willing to devote to his service, and chair a canon * we are ready to make of ourselves--and not to obtain from us any co-co-counsel."
For people accustomed to think that plans of campaign and battles are made by generals--as any one of us sitting over a map in his study may imagine how he would have arranged things in this or that battle--the questions present themselves: Why did Kutuzov during the retreat not do this or that?
The activity of a commander-in-chief does not at all resemble the activity we imagine to ourselves when we sit at ease in our studies examining some campaign on the map, with a certain number of troops on this and that side in a certain known locality, and begin our plans from some given moment.
You can yourself imagine the effect this news has had on me, and your silence increases my astonishment.
It is natural for us who were not living in those days to imagine that when half Russia had been conquered and the inhabitants were fleeing to distant provinces, and one levy after another was being raised for the defense of the fatherland, all Russians from the greatest to the least were solely engaged in sacrificing themselves, saving their fatherland, or weeping over its downfall.
But no, he could not imagine that.
It would be difficult and even impossible to imagine any result more opportune than the actual outcome of this battle.
To be able to go a thousand miles he must imagine that something good awaits him at the end of those thousand miles.
Let us imagine two men who have come out to fight a duel with rapiers according to all the rules of the art of fencing.
Then let us imagine that the combatant who so sensibly employed the best and simplest means to attain his end was at the same time influenced by traditions of chivalry and, desiring to conceal the facts of the case, insisted that he had gained his victory with the rapier according to all the rules of art.
One can imagine what confusion and obscurity would result from such an account of the duel.