All I lack is a playmate to call my own.
His voice was raspy from his own lack of sleep.
Lack of a full night's sleep had put both Deans in less than top form as they readied breakfast.
He continued to stare at her total lack of remorse.
Although the technique of growing cowpox on cow hides would come, transporting it was difficult due to lack of refrigeration.
His lack of response sent a painful flush into her neck.
This feeling began to agitate me with a vexing, forward-reaching sense of a lack that should be filled.
He slept little, continuing to regret his lack of action throughout the night.
The doctor said they could find no reason for him to stay in a coma, except the possibility of brain damage from lack of oxygen or blood loss.
Conversely, in places where prosperity has not risen, lack of these ingredients plays a significant role.
All the activity and lack of sleep was catching up with her and she was exhausted.
A movie or a trip to town was suggested and met with a distinct lack of enthusiasm.
Explanation of our lack of success was unnecessary and we all retired for the night.
Was it because all the stupid clones out there who read this trash lack the brains to come close to finding her?
I asked, confirming my lack of faith in the couple's long term relationship.
It had been the mildest late winter in years and the lack of high country snow had opened the Jeep roads weeks earlier than usual.
Dean's lack of proficiency at mountain climbing left him to make do instead of utilizing a more effective and safer method of descent.
He surprised himself with his calmness, prompted by a total lack of understanding of the situation.
Whatever she found at the Peak had driven her into a forest full of insurgents despite her injury and her lack of familiarity with the forest or the world outside hers.
It was his view that "the attainment of human rights in the fullest sense cannot be achieved so long as hundreds of millions of poverty-stricken people lack the basic necessities for life."
I remember in autumn of '87 thinking it was perfectly reasonable to take the red 1964 Corvair convertible for a test drive, despite its lack of functioning brakes.
And if Pierre was often struck by Andrew's lack of capacity for philosophical meditation (to which he himself was particularly addicted), he regarded even this not as a defect but as a sign of strength.
Natasha repeated with a smile of pity at her friend's lack of comprehension.
The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.
The red-nosed Captain Timokhin, formerly Dolokhov's squadron commander, but now from lack of officers a battalion commander, shyly entered the shed followed by an adjutant and the regimental paymaster.
Its lack of a master, a name, or even of a breed or any definite color did not seem to trouble the blue-gray dog in the least.
He had learned that as there is no condition in which man can be happy and entirely free, so there is no condition in which he need be unhappy and lack freedom.
All the contradictions and obscurities of history and the false path historical science has followed are due solely to the lack of a solution of that question.
Neither of us mentioned her conversations with Quinn, or the lack thereof.
I watched as they removed him, a sheet over his body in a clear indication of his lack of immortality.
Mums thought the lack of good parenting was why Lori went wild.
On the fourth night they sat cross-legged together discussing their future, or lack thereof.
Why the lack of candor on Shipton's condition?
She just shrugged her shoulders as if she could care less about his lack of vocalization and moseyed over to near where Fred and the boy were sitting, the notebook between them.
He'll show you what law is! the mob were saying as if reproving one another for their lack of confidence.
When the ancients could not find these solutions, it was not for a lack of intelligence but for a lack of technology.
He gets stymied at times because of lack of access to certain information sources.