Maybe it was her way of keeping Josh alive.
Maybe she thinks I'm the only thing keeping you from doing that.
All her skills were occupied simply keeping all four wheels on the ground.
Keeping her voice conversational, she asked him without looking up.
You have been keeping to yourself too long.
She glanced at him, keeping her voice even.
She handed Bordeaux a plate full of flapjacks she had been keeping warm by the fire and poured some honey over the top.
To make sure I'm not keeping up with the Jones', I suppose.
Russie has been keeping secrets from you.
"And keeping us safe," Betsy added.
One of us chatted with Merrill Cooms weekly, simply keeping in touch with our benefactor.
The room was dark except for the light above Jonny's bed and the red and green lights dotting the machines keeping him alive.
Dusty stripped off the clunky modern weaponry, keeping his sword and knives.
Satisfied, he focused on the immortal and keeping his weakening shoulder moving.
"I'm keeping him safe from the women, ikir," Pierre, Sofi's bodyguard, added.
You're serious about keeping me.
No, he's just keeping me for now.
Larkin asked, trying to look down at Martha and at the same time keeping a wary eye on Dean, who was ready to kill her.
Deidre gritted her teeth, silently cursing everyone under the sun for not keeping better track of the souls.
One that would result in her capturing Gabriel's heart and keeping her own soul.
Carmen cuddled Destiny close while keeping her attention on Alex and Lori.
She had chosen him partly for his ability to assume control while keeping everyone's best interest in mind... and partly because he aroused a passion she never knew existed.
I've got Immortals keeping an eye on her.
They, too, had a secret they were keeping from her.
"They are probably keeping us for some ceremony," the Wizard answered, reflectively; "but there is no doubt they intend to kill us as dead as possible in a short time."
They circled all around the cavern, keeping a good distance away from the blinking yellow eyes of the dragonettes, and presently discovered that there were two paths leading from the wall opposite to the place where they had entered.
Now the landlord prided himself upon keeping a first-class hotel, and he feared that his guests would not like the rough-looking traveler.
Although we have been genetically modifying them for a few thousand years (keeping any useful mutations that pop up and growing from those the next season), they are still bound by their limited genetic potential.
If the first order of genetic modification is deliberately keeping desirable mutations, then this is the second order: creating conditions for such genetic modifications to occur more rapidly.
That night, after I had hung my stocking, I lay awake a long time, pretending to be asleep and keeping alert to see what Santa Claus would do when he came.
I used to make noises, keeping one hand on my throat while the other hand felt the movements of my lips.
For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snow-storms and rain-storms, and did my duty faithfully; surveyor, if not of highways, then of forest paths and all across-lot routes, keeping them open, and ravines bridged and passable at all seasons, where the public heel had testified to their utility.
Perhaps we should never procure a new suit, however ragged or dirty the old, until we have so conducted, so enterprised or sailed in some way, that we feel like new men in the old, and that to retain it would be like keeping new wine in old bottles.
"Health and happiness to her whose name day we are keeping and to her children," she said, in her loud, full-toned voice which drowned all others.
With the air of a practical Petersburg lady she now, keeping Pierre close beside her, entered the room even more boldly than that afternoon.