He made a mistake, Cassie.
Once he saw the area, he knew he'd made a mistake in not accepting her offer and staying longer.
The creatures had sense enough to reason that way, and the only mistake they made was in supposing the earth people were unable to overcome such ordinary difficulties.
She thought there was more to him earlier when he healed her and for a moment, she'd made the same mistake while sitting in his lap.
I made the mistake of not trusting my instincts when I met you, he said.
Many instances are on record of symptoms of poisoning, and even death, having followed the consumption of plants which have passed as true mushrooms; these cases have probably arisen from the examples consumed being in a state of decay, or from some mistake as to the species eaten.
But he retrieved his mistake at once.
No, she is not stupid, she is an excellent girl," he sometimes said to himself "she never makes a mistake, never says anything stupid.
The old prince knew that if he told his daughter she was making a mistake and that Anatole meant to flirt with Mademoiselle Bourienne, Princess Mary's self-esteem would be wounded and his point (not to be parted from her) would be gained, so pacifying himself with this thought, he called Tikhon and began to undress.
You know, Count, it is much more honorable to admit one's mistake than to let matters become irreparable.
Again the beautiful Erza reached him, but when close to the hare's scut paused as if measuring the distance, so as not to make a mistake this time but seize his hind leg.
She rubbed her face, certain the mistake would be clarified soon and she'd be released with an apology the size of a bottle of painkiller she desperately needed.
"I'll bet Billie said it was all a big mistake just before they dropped him in the middle of the bay," Dean answered.
And just for the record, only an arrogant fool would mistake you for an unsophisticated country hick - and I've never been arrogant.
Only a mistake would give the Others away and might be all that stood between life and death.
Dryophilus has sometimes been gathered in mistake for the champignon, but this too grows in woods where the champignon never grows; it has a hollow instead of a solid stem, gills crowded together instead of far apart, and flesh very tender and brittle instead of tough.
Infallibilitas, infallibilis, formed from fallor, to make a mistake), the fact or quality of not being liable to err or fail.
It has been a common mistake to think of Calvin and contemporary Reformers See Lightfoot's Essay in Commentary on the Epistle to the Philippians.
Charles in the Answer to the Petition (June 13, 1642) speaks of cavaliers as a "word by what mistake soever it seemes much in disfavour."
Biog.) to have been "at once admitted to the privy council"; but probably this is a mistake for the ordinary council, of which Morton might well have been made a member when he was appointed master in chancery and chancellor of the duchy of Cornwall.
The mistake, shown in all the old maps of Australia, had originated in a curious optical illusion.
His fundamental idea - the interruption of the current - was a fatal mistake, which was not at the time properly understood.
She was delighted if he made a mistake, and made him form the letter over several times.
At a little distance from the palace we might easily mistake it for a mountain whose peaks were mounting heavenward to receive the last kiss of the departing day.
It is a mistake to suppose that, in a country where the usual evidences of civilization exist, the condition of a very large body of the inhabitants may not be as degraded as that of savages.
"Yes and no mistake!" cried Denisov.
Kutuzov's expectations that the proposals of capitulation (which were in no way binding) might give time for part of the transport to pass, and also that Murat's mistake would very soon be discovered, proved correct.
"No, there's some mistake," thought he.
A good chessplayer having lost a game is sincerely convinced that his loss resulted from a mistake he made and looks for that mistake in the opening, but forgets that at each stage of the game there were similar mistakes and that none of his moves were perfect.
He only notices the mistake to which he pays attention, because his opponent took advantage of it.
She also knew that neither her father nor her brother would refuse to help the peasants in need, she only feared to make some mistake in speaking about the distribution of the grain she wished to give.
Please impress upon Leppich to be very careful where he descends for the first time, that he may not make a mistake and fall into the enemy's hands.
Bennigsen loudly criticized this mistake, saying that it was madness to leave a height which commanded the country around unoccupied and to place troops below it.
But, noticing his mistake, he broke off short and, with a frown, greeted Dolokhov as a stranger, asking what he could do for him.
It would be a mistake to think that this is ironic--a caricature of the historical accounts.
Indeed, they sometimes dive below this line, as it were by mistake, and are undeceived.
Our duty, my dear, is to rectify his mistake, to ease his last moments by not letting him commit this injustice, and not to let him die feeling that he is rendering unhappy those who...
Pretty much all of us made the same mistake when we first met you.
A competent, methodical assassin, she didn't make the mistake of trying to collect from someone not on the list.
Now you've learned to use caution and untraceable phones, but I caught you're one mistake, didn't I?