She was just joking around, you know.
He thought she was joking but when she returned with a full pint of vodka, he realized she was serious.
Was she joking or not?
Her friend hadn't been joking about her being considered petite and unique.
He was joking, of course, but it was nice to think someone enjoyed her weird sense of humor.
You've got to be joking - the house overlooking yours.
I'm joking about that. Not about the quick death, though.
Katie almost laughed at the oddity of his words. He didn't seem to be joking, but she couldn't see his face to tell one way or another.
Katie looked at him, expecting him to be joking. He didn't seem to be. She finally allowed herself to admit something about the man helping to save her life: He was acting really strange. Katie stretched out by the fire, exhausted.
"He'd leave me in the dust," she added, but after some joking, agreed to let Dean pick her up at ten the next morning.
They were all joking, of course, but how much would Alex change once they exchanged vows?
He was joking about the fact that you don't accept joint ownership of anything.
I was joking about being afraid of assuming his debts.
He was joking, of course.
They'd been joking and sparring and having a good time.
Yes, he was joking, and she had referred to him as a Texan many times.
Maybe he was only joking – or trying to see how I would react.
The three of them were laughing and joking while they put the stanchion together when Alex came into the barn.
He was joking, of course.
That he was joking, she had no doubt.
She prayed he was joking about GPS tracking.
She relaxed some over dinner, even joking with her cousins.
He wasn't joking about keeping her.
He was one of the executors of Edward IV.'s will in 1483, and the story of the future Richard III., while preparing Morton's arrest, joking with him about the strawberries the bishop grew in his garden at Holborn is well known and apparently authentic. Oxford University in vain petitioned for Morton's release, and after some weeks in the Tower he was entrusted to the duke of Buckingham's charge at Brecknock.
"Nor shall they sit with frivolous and joking women, if they can help it, for they are sanctified to God, and their food and drink have been hallowed by the prayers and holy words used over them..
Mephistophilis has the kobold qualities: he not only waits upon Faustus and provides him with sumptuous fare; he indulges in horse-play and is addicted to practical joking of a homely kind.
You're only joking, I'm afraid-- Just wait till I am bigger.
"You are a brave lad to be joking with robbers" said the man; and he also hurried on to a more promising field.
"But joking apart," said Prince Andrew, "do you really think the campaign is over?"
I'm not joking, I'm talking sense.
Two young citizens were joking with some serf girls who were cracking nuts.