Why hadn't it occurred to her that Jonathan might feel he was being replaced?
Later as she lay awake beside him, listening to the sound of his breathing, it occurred to her that they had fallen into the pattern of making up by making love.
Glancing down at her sandaled feet, it occurred to her that she was hardly dressed for a walk in the woods.
It occurred to her that he might push her off it.
At that moment it occurred to her that Michael merely enjoyed a good chase.
And don't tell me nothing else occurred to you.
Why had it never occurred to her that the twins might not want to go with her?
Even as the idea occurred that she would rather have this room, she knew she couldn't ask.
He made an excellent companion, a fact that hadn't occurred to her before that moment.
Howie had difficulty locating the apartment and nothing untoward occurred before he was awoken by the sound of a horn, seventeen minutes later.
I cautioned everyone not to be concerned with what occurred after we conveyed a tip.
To the three of them, the drastic changes that occurred over such a short time span after thousands of years of no change were a warning sign.
Another thought occurred to her as she thought about Katie, the half-demon's mate she met when last at the fortress.
The Deans had feared the long Colorado winter might slow down frisky Fred but, if anything, the opposite occurred, due in no small measure to his young pal and junk sale cohort, Martha Boyd.
When the dreaded exit occurred, it happened so quickly and unexpectedly that there was no time for proper good-byes—if such biddings exist.
If he noticed her absence soon after it occurred, would he have been able to follow and stop her deal with Darkyn?
The events he spoke of occurred just a few months before, when Darkyn was attacking the Immortals and before Rhyn took over the Council That Was Seven.
Something else occurred to her and her stomach contracted.
As she watched them walk toward the house, it occurred to her that the reason Alex didn't like him was that they were too much alike.
She was mentally tough but fatigued by the events that occurred since they inadvertently met on a night similar to this one.
Another thought occurred to her about her trip to the boutique earlier that day.
Before Evelyn could answer, another thought occurred to Kiera.
The thought that they had no water on the planet itself had never occurred to her.
Perhaps not real 'ghosts' but things we don't understand—some essence of what occurred there.
It suddenly occurred to him that he wasn't sure if she even liked music.
Looking up into his face, it occurred to her that he was considerably shorter than Josh, and yet he didn't seem short.
I just thought... well, it never occurred to me that Josh would do such a thing.
If an incident occurred, why was no one else in the government service housing community awake?
Brady watched her, doubtful the sort of mayhem that occurred on the compound was as dangerous as that they'd encountered on their trip up the mountain.
The knee injury Mayer mentioned had occurred a year before and while it might have kept Byrne from jogging, it was no more than a temporary ailment.
Fred prattled on about a mystery where something similar had occurred but Dean paid him no attention as he glanced through the newspaper.
As he backed the truck out of the drive, a thought occurred to her.
As she watched his back, it occurred to her that he definitely was not slight of build – maybe a little thin.
Yet one has just occurred that was even worse than the first.
In the 1500s it spread all through Europe, in the 1600s expanded its foothold in North America, and by the mid-1700s regularly occurred almost everywhere in the world.
These changes occurred in a single lifetime, which meant people changed their minds.
Then it occurred to me that it was useless to continue the struggle--I must do something to turn the current of her thoughts.
IT OCCURRED TO ME THE OTHER DAY THAT IT IS ABSURD TO REQUIRE A CHILD TO COME TO A CERTAIN PLACE AT A CERTAIN TIME AND RECITE CERTAIN LESSONS, WHEN HE HAS NOT YET ACQUIRED A WORKING VOCABULARY.
An elderly dame, too, dwells in my neighborhood, invisible to most persons, in whose odorous herb garden I love to stroll sometimes, gathering simples and listening to her fables; for she has a genius of unequalled fertility, and her memory runs back farther than mythology, and she can tell me the original of every fable, and on what fact every one is founded, for the incidents occurred when she was young.
I had read of the potter's clay and wheel in Scripture, but it had never occurred to me that the pots we use were not such as had come down unbroken from those days, or grown on trees like gourds somewhere, and I was pleased to hear that so fictile an art was ever practiced in my neighborhood.
The thought immediately occurred to him that his promise to Prince Andrew was of no account, because before he gave it he had already promised Prince Anatole to come to his gathering; "besides," thought he, "all such 'words of honor' are conventional things with no definite meaning, especially if one considers that by tomorrow one may be dead, or something so extraordinary may happen to one that honor and dishonor will be all the same!"
He said the attack had been repulsed, employing this military term to describe what had occurred to his regiment, but in reality he did not himself know what had happened during that half-hour to the troops entrusted to him, and could not say with certainty whether the attack had been repulsed or his regiment had been broken up.