Even so, she had accepted it in her mind to a degree.
If anything could take her mind off the worry of surrogacy, he could.
How long would these mind games go on?
As proud as she was of Jonathan, it was Alex who stayed on her mind for a long time after the phone call.
Those words stayed in her mind all afternoon.
She drug her mind back from that thought.
For the most part, though, her conversation was interesting and helped keep Lisa's mind off her own problems.
It crossed her mind that he might trip on the mossy rocks, but he crossed the creek with sure steps.
And when I... hugged you... you didn't seem to mind at first.
Belatedly, her mind caught up with her mouth.
His face was sober, the blue eyes probing her mind again.
So get your filthy little mind out of the gutter.
With this thought in mind the girl took heart and leaned her head over the side of the buggy to see where the strange light was coming from.
But never mind; something will happen pretty soon.
But never mind; be brave, my friends, and I will go and tell our masters where you are, and get them to come to your rescue.
Never mind; they'll get Eureka, whatever they're called.
"Never mind that," said the Sawhorse.
If you can prove I'm guilty, I'll be willing to die nine times, but a mind's eye is no proof, because the Woggle-Bug has no mind to see with.
"Never mind, my little fellows," said Mr. Lincoln "I will put you in your own cozy little bed."
"Never mind, my child," said his mother, very kindly.
But George had made up his mind to go.
They thought that pictures might take one's mind away from things that were better or more useful.
Now I have a mind to give this book to one of you
But when they saw that his mind was set on going, they said no more.
With these terms in mind, consider this observation: For the better part of human history, as people have sought to understand their world, an extensive amount of their time has been spent collecting or retrieving data.
It boggles the mind, especially when you consider that this science is in its infancy.
Those final nine words stuck in my mind: Since it might be possible, it must be possible.
Please bear with me and keep your mind open for a minute longer.
We see with our eyes many people doing mind-numbingly boring jobs and assume that is all they are capable of doing.
Keep this in mind because we will return to it: In the modern age, people starve to death not because they have no food but because they have no money.
A bright idea, however, shot into my mind, and the problem was solved.
During the whole trip I did not have one fit of temper, there were so many things to keep my mind and fingers busy.
The conversation he hears in his home stimulates his mind and suggests topics and calls forth the spontaneous expression of his own thoughts.
The barren places between my mind and the minds of others blossomed like the rose.
Now, if words and images come to me without effort, it is a pretty sure sign that they are not the offspring of my own mind, but stray waifs that I regretfully dismiss.
At the time I was writing "The Frost King," and this letter, like many others, contains phrases which show that my mind was saturated with the story.
When formerly I was looking about to see what I could do for a living, some sad experience in conforming to the wishes of friends being fresh in my mind to tax my ingenuity, I thought often and seriously of picking huckleberries; that surely I could do, and its small profits might suffice--for my greatest skill has been to want but little--so little capital it required, so little distraction from my wonted moods, I foolishly thought.
I one evening overtook one of my townsmen, who has accumulated what is called "a handsome property"--though I never got a fair view of it--on the Walden road, driving a pair of cattle to market, who inquired of me how I could bring my mind to give up so many of the comforts of life.
"I have always been so," said he, "from my childhood; I never had much mind; I was not like other children; I am weak in the head.
Before I had reached the pond some fresh impulse had brought out John Field, with altered mind, letting go "bogging" ere this sunset.
John Farmer sat at his door one September evening, after a hard day's work, his mind still running on his labor more or less.
Methinks I was nearly in this frame of mind; the world lay about at this angle.
Set your friend's mind at rest, said he without altering his tone, beneath the politeness and affected sympathy of which indifference and even irony could be discerned.
"Mind, Annette, I hope you have not played a wicked trick on me," she added, turning to her hostess.
Halfway through supper Prince Andrew leaned his elbows on the table and, with a look of nervous agitation such as Pierre had never before seen on his face, began to talk--as one who has long had something on his mind and suddenly determines to speak out.
"Mind, no holding on!" cried another.
Pierre saw that Boris wished to change the subject, and being of the same mind he began explaining the advantages and disadvantages of the Boulogne expedition.
As often happens in early youth, especially to one who leads a lonely life, he felt an unaccountable tenderness for this young man and made up his mind that they would be friends.