The boxes were heavy, so carrying two of them was a lot of weight to handle.
I just didn't see any point in spending money on new clothes when my old ones still had a lot of wear in them.
You've got a lot of spunk, you know that?
Certainly she had been under a lot of stress.
They looked a lot alike in some ways.
"Basically, that I require a lot of attention," Carmen said.
As they approached a large building, a lot of whooping and yelling could be heard.
I know life would have been a lot simpler for me.
I think we've both had a lot on our minds lately.
You've got a lot of room to talk.
This would be a lot easier on my ATV.
He had a lot of friends in Texas.
He's a lot like his father - in a LOT of ways, but don't tell him that.
I've got a lot on my mind.
From now on she'd have a lot more respect for the art of romancing.
Pulling into a well lit empty parking lot, she parked the car to the side.
You were a lot harder to read.
She could do a lot worse than Davis, but marriage wasn't a solution to her problems.
You have a lot of friends there, don't you?
He's a lot like his father - in a LOT of ways, but don't tell him that.
That's a lot of cocaine.
Actually, I would have thought it was a lot more - but then, he did pay cash for the house and clinic.
Sometimes, but it's a long way to a restaurant and a lot of hassle to go.
He did a lot of researching before he talked to me.
I suspect I'd have a lot of young men to answer to if anything happened to you out here.
A lot can happen in two blocks, you know.
You and your mules have a lot in common, you know that?
Are you down here taking inventory or doing a lot of thinking?
Well, that explained a lot about him.
Of course, it went a lot deeper than that.
They probably had a lot to discuss and most likely were not alone.
Alex is a lot like his father in some ways.
Considering her own feelings about Alex, and the fact that he was a lot like his father, it wasn't hard to imagine that his mother never got over Señor Medena.
I'm sure that had a lot to do with it - that and the connections.
The medication they were giving her to clear up the congestion in her lungs was making her sleep a lot, but they thought that was better than having her upset all the time.
He had a lot on his plate right now... the twins, his father and who knew what else?
He had a lot of investments and...
For a lot of reasons.
Apparently he did a lot of walking.
She had a lot of crow to eat and she wasn't feeling the least bit hungry.
Sleuthing mostly, but it didn't take me long to realize that most people give a lot away if you listen and observe profoundly.
I know I could get mugged, but that could happen in the hospital parking lot if I was driving a car.
Brandon's blue Neon was already in the parking lot, and he was lounging with his back against it, arms folded across his chest.
A lot can happen in four or five days.
It was a grim lot that gathered for supper that night outside the ring of firelight.
Apparently the Indians had taught Bordeaux a lot about living off the land.
I don't know about friends, but there sure are a lot of people in Ashley who seem preoccupied with everything I do.
But their conversation... was an expression of love for a sibling – siblings that had apparently been through a lot together.
I'm still not sure why they did - maybe because they had recently lost a lot of their own people.
A lot had happened in the last few months.
When I was taking care of Dad there wasn't time to take classes and he died owing a lot of money, so I had to sell the house.
My school-teacher said so; and she knows a lot, Jim.
We don't need our computers to be infinitely fast, just a whole lot faster than they are today.
Well, that tells us something new about ourselves—in fact, a lot of things: the kinds of information we want to share, the kinds of information we want to consume, and the immediacy with which we want it all to occur.
Somebody else—actually, a lot of somebody elses—worked really hard for a long time to build the United States and its freedoms.
As we consider the lot of those left behind, it becomes clearer how the end of scarcity will have a profound impact on the world.
In addition, how food affects us unquestionably has a lot to do with genetic factors, and because everyone has a different genetic makeup, different foods affect each of us differently.
He basically followed old agriculture; he planted a lot of seed and hoped for rain.
Mechanization and automation—both of which are about to get a lot better.
I know this sounds awful to a lot of people.
This dairyman also makes some of the milk into cheese and we use a lot of that as well.
Plus, raising plants and animals takes a long time and is a lot of work to boot.
Well, there are a lot of reasons we don't get along.
I had a lot to say, and couldn't stop to think how to express things neatly.
You see, my mind is undisciplined, full of skips and jumps, and here and there a lot of things huddled together in dark corners.
The whole lot contains eleven acres, mostly growing up to pines and hickories, and was sold the preceding season for eight dollars and eight cents an acre.
And every few years a new lot is laid down and run over; so that, if some have the pleasure of riding on a rail, others have the misfortune to be ridden upon.
Next rolls Thomaston lime, a prime lot, which will get far among the hills before it gets slacked.
Well, have it so, and you talked a lot of nonsense to him and must apologize.
He would say a lot of pleasant things, ask you to dinner" ("That would not be bad as regards the unwritten code," thought Boris), "but nothing more would come of it.
It's wonderful what a lot of our troops have gathered, lads!
The brighter Prince Andrew's lot appeared to him, the gloomier seemed his own.
Sorrow, it seems, is our common lot, my dear, tender friend Julie.
And such a state of obligatory and irreproachable idleness is the lot of a whole class--the military.
In Moscow Princess Mary had no one to talk to, no one to whom to confide her sorrow, and much sorrow fell to her lot just then.
The actions of Napoleon and Alexander, on whose words the event seemed to hang, were as little voluntary as the actions of any soldier who was drawn into the campaign by lot or by conscription.
Alex obliged and then the four of them continued to a lot where some horses grazed.
There was a lot at stake.
But a lot more complicated for the other two, maybe.
A person could change a lot in a few years, especially when they were that young.
He's nice too, but he's gone a lot of the time.
Of course, Julia had a lot of room to talk.
We have a lot in common, you know?
"We had a lot of earthquakes," said Dorothy.
Oh, she is sometimes gone for several weeks on her hunting trips, and if we were not tied we would crawl all over the mountain and fight with each other and get into a lot of mischief.
Then the servants heaped a lot of rugs upon the floor and the old horse slept on the softest bed he had ever known in his life.
I think a lot would.
Creditors loan out money worth a lot, only to be repaid in money worth less.
If we read of one man robbed, or murdered, or killed by accident, or one house burned, or one vessel wrecked, or one steamboat blown up, or one cow run over on the Western Railroad, or one mad dog killed, or one lot of grasshoppers in the winter--we never need read of another.
Drive past Tatarinova, a lot of digging is going on there.
"I rescued such a lot of them!" said Nicholas.
'There are a lot of us,' he says, 'but all poor stuff--only soldiers in name,' he says.
"What a lot of those Frenchies were taken today, and the fact is that not one of them had what you might call real boots on," said a soldier, starting a new theme.
What a lot of men he's ruined!
"Hark at them roaring there in the Fifth Company!" said one of the soldiers, "and what a lot of them there are!"
It really seemed that Sonya did not feel her position trying, and had grown quite reconciled to her lot as a sterile flower.
Still, it could be a lot worse.