He was excited to see her dressed up for the occasion.
It was the first occasion the dream took place close to the present time; less than four years ago!
Claire seemed pleased to be held by anyone, at least most of the time, but on occasion she'd let out a scream, loud enough to shake Howie from the past in spite of his near-soundproof basement room.
Howie too, dressed for the occasion, even donning a tweed jacket complete with elbow patches.
"I even brought this to record the occasion," she said, tucking it into her pack.
While Fred was outside picking a boutonniere for the occasion, his now marginally wealthy flame of fame—locally at least— called a second time.
I drop by on occasion to check on my father's restaurants, he said with a quick glance around.
After all, every occasion in the past when he'd gotten in deep do-do with the sheriff, it was for holding back information.
Well, he has told me on more than one occasion that he was fascinated with your innocence.
Moulds have been isolated which occasion the formation of citric acid from glucose.
Withdrawn from them on more than one occasion by Richard Coeur-de-Lion, it passed to King John of England on his marriage with Isabel, daughter of Count Adhemar, and by her subsequent marriage in 1220 to Hugh X.
The extent of overflow has thus on each occasion been less.
Much general comment on Moses Mendelssohn appeared in the press of the world on occasion of the centenary of the birth of the composer Mendelssohn in 1909.
The chariot was drawn on this occasion by the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, who were decorated with immense pink and blue bows.
This is not to say that if another Pearl Harbor or another 9/11 occurred, people in any country wouldn't rise to the occasion and make great sacrifices if needed.
As I shall not have occasion to refer to Nancy again, I wish to tell here a sad experience she had soon after our arrival in Boston.
On another occasion while walking with me she seemed conscious of the presence of her brother, although we were distant from him.
Since this occurrence, I have used the word DEAD whenever occasion required, but with no further explanation of its meaning.
All day long in their play-time and work-time Miss Sullivan kept spelling into her pupil's hand, and by that Helen Keller absorbed words, just as the child in the cradle absorbs words by hearing thousands of them before he uses one and by associating the words with the occasion of their utterance.
As I live, saith the Lord God, ye shall not have occasion any more to use this proverb in Israel.
At length, in the beginning of May, with the help of some of my acquaintances, rather to improve so good an occasion for neighborliness than from any necessity, I set up the frame of my house.
Finally, as for salt, that grossest of groceries, to obtain this might be a fit occasion for a visit to the seashore, or, if I did without it altogether, I should probably drink the less water.
Still we live meanly, like ants; though the fable tells us that we were long ago changed into men; like pygmies we fight with cranes; it is error upon error, and clout upon clout, and our best virtue has for its occasion a superfluous and evitable wretchedness.
As there was nothing to be said, and neither wished to give occasion for it to be alleged that he had been the first to leave the range of fire, they would have remained there for a long time testing each other's courage had it not been that just then they heard the rattle of musketry and a muffled shout almost behind them in the wood.
Twice they had attempted to attack this point, but on each occasion had been driven back by grapeshot from the four isolated guns on the hillock.
(He was well acquainted with the senator, but thought it necessary on this occasion to address him formally.)
He would often say the exact opposite of what he had said on a previous occasion, yet both would be right.