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.
("He" had been named Abe for the occasion before they discovered their mistake.)
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.
A wooden theatre was erected for the occasion, capable of holding 80,000 spectators.
If, for example, on a certain occasion when the liver of a sacrificial animal was examined, certain events of a favourable character followed, the conclusion was drawn that the signs observed were favourable, and hence the recurrence of these signs on another occasion suggested a favourable answer to the question put to the priests.
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.
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.
The regimental commander ran forward on each such occasion, fearing to miss a single word of the commander-in-chief's regarding the regiment.
(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.