I'm going to make myself a sandwich and get back to work.
I've told myself that a hundred times.
I don't have to defend myself against Alex.
I was enjoying myself until I fell over the cliff.
Until men learn the meaning of the word no, I'll protect myself in the way that has proven most effective.
Thanks, but I did all this by myself until you came along.
I came by myself - to get the twins.
How could I enjoy myself knowing he was being tended to and surrounded by strangers?
I want to apologize for forcing myself on you and I want to assure you that it will never happen again.
I never meant to push myself on you in the first place.
I amaze myself with my cleverness.
I can vouch for myself but going out on the limb for someone else is a whole different ball game.
She said I shouldn't blame myself and my mother was wrong for hating me over what I did.
"I'm beginning to wonder myself," Dusty admitted.
I can't get close enough to anything to learn more without getting myself killed.
I keep telling myself it can't be real, she said, her voice barely audible.
I think I can teach myself how to keep from seeing deaths whenever I touch someone.
I'll make myself available.
"I swore to myself I'd do this," she said.
I was going to Darkyn myself to make a deal to save you.
"Yeah. I forgave him, but I just …I think I'm angrier at myself for falling for all his lies than I am at him for lying," she admitted.
Deep down, I convinced myself we might have a chance for custody of Martha.
I never had children myself, so I can only imagine your grief.
I figured I owed myself a present after getting busted.
"I'm hungry myself," said Zeb.
Unfortunately, the hole led directly into the vast space you see outside this mountain; but I managed to catch a point of rock that projected from this cavern, and so saved myself from tumbling headlong into the black waves beneath, where the tongues of flame that dart out would certainly have consumed me.
"I feel sleepy myself," remarked Zeb, yawning.
I said to myself, 'This money must belong to our master, Al Mansour.
But, as I came to your palace this morning, I kept saying to myself, 'When our lord Al Mansour learns just how it was that I borrowed the gold, I have no doubt that in his kindness of heart he will forgive me the debt.'
I can just see myself getting introduced as "the man who thought 'The Evolution of Dance' was art…" I don't need that in my life.)
Meanwhile the desire to express myself grew.
The few signs I used became less and less adequate, and my failures to make myself understood were invariably followed by outbursts of passion.
The beads were sewed in the right place and I could not contain myself for joy; but immediately I lost all interest in the doll.
Finding that my fellow-citizens were not likely to offer me any room in the court house, or any curacy or living anywhere else, but I must shift for myself, I turned my face more exclusively than ever to the woods, where I was better known.
But to confine myself to those who are said to be in moderate circumstances.
I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion.
They say old maids have a mania for matchmaking, and though I don't feel that weakness in myself as yet, I know a little person who is very unhappy with her father.
"I am very, very grateful to you, mon cher," or "ma chere"--he called everyone without exception and without the slightest variation in his tone, "my dear," whether they were above or below him in rank--"I thank you for myself and for our two dear ones whose name day we are keeping.
We are very poor, but for my own part at any rate, for the very reason that your father is rich, I don't regard myself as a relation of his, and neither I nor my mother would ever ask or take anything from him.