I thought about it, but now that we're here, it all seems kind of stupid.
When I learned that there was a gift for each child, I was delighted, and the kind people who had prepared the tree permitted me to hand the presents to the children.
That isn't some "I want to contribute to the greater good of humanity" kind of sacrifice, but a highly personal one.
You're the kind of woman he needs - someone who will stand up to him and yet understand his moods.
What kind of monster do you think I am?
Very kind and loving was St. Francis--kind and loving not only to men but to all living things.
Surely not more warmth of the same kind, as more and richer food, larger and more splendid houses, finer and more abundant clothing, more numerous, incessant, and hotter fires, and the like.
Beside, clothes introduced sewing, a kind of work which you may call endless; a woman's dress, at least, is never done.
I figured that if Giddon was using a pseudonym, he would have to either do his banking with his own name or fill out some kind of paperwork to do business under another name.
Apparently Julia considered her to be some kind of competition.
They were served a kind of pancake that Bordeaux said was made from ground Mesquite beans.
I don't know what kind of wages you draw here, but I'd be willing to pay you a hundred a week plus room and board.
What kind of snack could she whip up in fifteen minutes?
What kind of comment was that to make about her brother?
Chauvinistic, no doubt, but it was kind of nice to be looked after.
She glanced up again and realized he was waiting for some kind of response.
If what I'm seeing isn't some kind of joke, I'm at the end of the yellow brick road.
No, I am not of a kind; I am unique in my perfection and my ability to forever remain undetected!
They now bade farewell to the kind but unseen people of the cottage, and after the man had called their attention to a high, pyramid-shaped mountain on the opposite side of the Valley, and told them how to travel in order to reach it, they again started upon their journey.
They advanced in a great swarm, having been joined by many more of their kind, and they flew straight over Jim's head to where the others were standing.
There had been no sound of any kind and no warning.
"And that is the safest kind of a Wizard to have," replied Ozma, promptly.
Edward took the paper and thanked the kind minister.
As the slaves stood before him he asked each one to tell what kind of work he could do.
"If I ever have the good fortune to escape from this island," he said, "I will be kind and obliging to every one.
Judge Marshall carried the turkey simply because he wished to be kind and obliging.
He taught that men ought to be kind even to their enemies.
What if it surfaced that people who drink a certain kind of coffee have, on average, higher incomes and, further, that people who switch to this coffee subsequently make more money?
Over time, we will feel that kind of confidence in this kind of system.
You may be thinking that choosing the right place to eat Italian food doesn't constitute wisdom in a King Solomon kind of way.
Now let's look at how the Internet will help end disease in a more traditional, suit-and-tie kind of way.
The women, who had been silent till then, suddenly began to wail as they looked at the fires--the smoke and even the flames of which could be seen in the failing twilight--and as if in reply the same kind of lamentation was heard from other parts of the street.
He was entirely devoted to the affairs of his regiment and was considerate and kind to his men and officers.
But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
"Dronushka," she said, regarding as a sure friend this Dronushka who always used to bring a special kind of gingerbread from his visit to the fair at Vyazma every year and smilingly offer it to her, "Dronushka, now since our misfortune..." she began, but could not go on.
His kind, honest eyes, with the tears rising in them when she herself had begun to cry as she spoke of her loss, did not leave her memory.
The ancients have left us model heroic poems in which the heroes furnish the whole interest of the story, and we are still unable to accustom ourselves to the fact that for our epoch histories of that kind are meaningless.
* A kind of entrenchment.
In our regiment two officers were court-martialed for that kind of thing.
But though Napoleon knew that de Beausset had to say something of this kind, and though in his lucid moments he knew it was untrue, he was pleased to hear it from him.
The dispositions drawn up by Weyrother for the battle of Austerlitz were a model of perfection for that kind of composition, but still they were criticized--criticized for their very perfection, for their excessive minuteness.
And they with their simple, kind, firm faces surrounded his benefactor on all sides.