Alex was uneasy because he and his biological father had never seen eye to eye.
I never thought I could do it.
"No use to make laws," said another, "for they will never be needed."
How much of my delight in all beautiful things is innate, and how much is due to her influence, I can never tell.
Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.
Other than the one time he had lost his temper with her, she had never known him to be anything but gentle.
I never would have guessed.
I never thought of him as being anything else but a salesman until I saw him tonight, but he seems so... comfortable now.
I wish we had never come here.
They loved one child as much as the other, but one child could never take the place of another.
Still, as a child she had never thought about it.
He spoke of the birds as his little brothers of the air, and he could never bear to see them harmed.
He had never seen nor heard of sorrow or sickness or poverty.
I could never stay long enough on the shore.
I swear to you on my honor that Napoleon was in such a fix as never before and might have lost half his army but could not have taken Smolensk.
She would never have considered back-talking her parents.
I've never heard him.
It was the idea that I would never have one... the death of a dream, I guess.
Don't tell me he's never mentioned me.
I doubt that... but you never know.
He had never called Señor Medena Dad before.
It was unrealistic to think two people could spend a lifetime together and never squabble about anything.
His father died shortly after Alex was born, so I never met either of them.
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.
It was the middle of the day, and Alex never took a nap.
Alex would never cheat - not on someone he respected and admired more than anyone he knew.
"Don't be rough!" he would call out, if Eureka knocked over one of the round, fat piglets with her paw; but the pigs never minded, and enjoyed the sport very greatly.
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.
As for reaching the top of the earth, I have never heard that it is possible to do that, and if you succeeded in getting there you would probably fall off.
Once you have tried my goods I am sure you will never be without them.
There are certain things proper for a kitten to eat; but I never heard of a kitten eating a pig, under ANY cir'stances.
I never doubted the devotion of the Russian nobles, but today it has surpassed my expectations.
The chief reason Princess Mary did not realize the full significance of this war was that the old prince never spoke of it, did not recognize it, and laughed at Dessalles when he mentioned it at dinner.
I have said and still say that the theater of war is Poland and the enemy will never get beyond the Niemen.
It was unsatisfactory everywhere, but the corner behind the piano in the sitting room was better than other places: he had never slept there yet.
The artillery and baggage wagons moved noiselessly through the deep dust that rose to the very hubs of the wheels, and the infantry sank ankle-deep in that soft, choking, hot dust that never cooled even at night.
Our troops fought, and are fighting, as never before.
But never had she felt so grieved for him or so much afraid of losing him.
Princess Mary could not quite make out what he had said, but from his look it was clear that he had uttered a tender caressing word such as he had never used to her before.
She could understand nothing, think of nothing and feel nothing, except passionate love for her father, love such as she thought she had never felt till that moment.
This idea horrified her, made her shudder, blush, and feel such a rush of anger and pride as she had never experienced before.
She replied that she had never doubted his devotion and that she was ready to do anything for him and for the peasants.