And yet, his offer was generous.
Thanks for the offer, anyway.
This will likely not ever be perfect, but any insight it can offer us is a gain.
After lunch, Giddon's offer to help Lisa with the dishes was met by a raised eyebrow from Sarah.
I'm flattered by your offer, but I can't leave the twins.
Hopefully it would offer some kind of shelter from the threatening storm.
Pete said he decided to accept that offer in Texas.
My offer is still open.
We offer safety in exchange for the use of your abilities to support our mission.
She wasn't able to make an official deal with Darkyn to save the kids, and she had nothing to offer him.
Their offer was almost reasonable.
Bagration replied that he was not authorized either to accept or refuse a truce and sent his adjutant to Kutuzov to report the offer he had received.
I also have an offer to work at the law office where I worked last summer.
I offer you my friendship.
He had volunteered his help, and now he was going make his offer good... whether he wanted to or not.
So, as you are now too old to wander abroad and work in a circus, I offer you a home here as long as you live.
The Internet is full of sites that offer good to humanity and yield no profit for the people working on them.
My Dear Friend, Mr. Krehl:--I have just heard, through Mr. Wade, of your kind offer to buy me a gentle dog, and I want to thank you for the kind thought.
Being superior to physical suffering, it sometimes chanced that they were superior to any consolation which the missionaries could offer; and the law to do as you would be done by fell with less persuasiveness on the ears of those who, for their part, did not care how they were done by, who loved their enemies after a new fashion, and came very near freely forgiving them all they did.
Had his offer been as impulsive as her acceptance?
What kind of future could she offer a child?
Nor would most authorities offer any help in a search to find the source of their tips when they were forced to admit to them.
Now the million dollar offer is off the table.
It was one thing to offer her body, but her heart, her soul … he would take all of her, consume her completely, irrevocably.
We are building the Internet to connect with each other better, to share information, to collaborate, to offer mutual support, and so on.
He said he wouldn't offer her any money until he had more facts.
She ignored his offer, seething inside at his betrayal.
The only thing I'm attracted to is his job offer - and the idea of getting out of this gossipy little town.
If we get started on this Cooms guy's offer, we'll waste all day.
Didn't get the other offer I wanted.
I could have stretched the offer to a thou!
We saw the offer you made to the Dawkins.
So the governor called two of his trusted officers and told them to carry the tripod to Priene and offer it to Bias.
Today, there are modern-day Da Vincis living in parts of the world where just surviving is a full-time occupation, powerless to develop the gifts they could offer the wider world.
I would need the robot to be able to proactively offer suggestions.
To that definition, I would respectfully offer this qualification: I would say that disease has a well-defined center and very fuzzy edges.
They offer millions of products at good prices, delivered tomorrow if that is what I want.
Let me offer my reasoning on this.
It seems that as national income rises, people choose to create larger governments that offer more entitlements and have more expansive powers.
Those asking it didn't offer a means for the world to escape from war.
In this chapter, I offer forty-three developments, dynamics, and new realities I believe will work together to bring about an end to war.
Colleges offer degree programs in Shakespeare.
The penny-post is, commonly, an institution through which you seriously offer a man that penny for his thoughts which is so often safely offered in jest.
The offer of a truce gave the only, and a quite unexpected, chance of saving the army.
Sure, the million dollar offer was withdrawn but I'll bet there are thousands of people out there who would still pay a fortune to own Howie.
Thank you for checking up on me and for the offer to protect me.
I figured if he survived the worst Hell had to offer, he'd make a worthy successor.
You remember what you were thinking when you turned down my offer the first time?
The least we can offer Martha is to keep trying.
Dean didn't even offer a quip about Fred's tightness with a buck and his moth-eaten purse as the old man called over a waitress to do the duties.
I'll just turn your kindness-of-the-heart offer around.
The cat declined a lap-offer in favor of the purple rocker, Martha's chair, as if to question the whereabouts of her missing friend.
I suppose it's an offer on the mine.
Dean didn't press the old man for whatever he knew nor did Fred offer any information.
It is the man who rose to go out, and two young princes contended for the honor of giving him his shoes but at last agreed that each should offer him one.
When they make us an offer, is it wise to say, We will think of it?
Another emissary rode to the Russian line to announce the peace negotiations and to offer the Russian army the three days' truce.
"I have come to you with a message and an offer, Count," he said without sitting down.
"Your offer..." she began at last sedately.
Toward evening Ilagin took leave of Nicholas, who found that they were so far from home that he accepted "Uncle's" offer that the hunting party should spend the night in his little village of Mikhaylovna.
Natasha did not want to go, but could not refuse Marya Dmitrievna's kind offer which was intended expressly for her.
They swear by him, they offer him to you as they would a dish of choice sterlet.
And you offer me negotiations when I have expended millions, when you are in alliance with England, and when your position is a bad one.
You offer me negotiations!
"Dronushka," she said, regarding as a sure friend this Dronushka who always used to bring a special kind of gingerbread from his visit to the fair at Vyazma every year and smilingly offer it to her, "Dronushka, now since our misfortune..." she began, but could not go on.
I will offer them monthly rations and housing at our Moscow estate.
One of the generals rode up to Napoleon and ventured to offer to lead the Old Guard into action.
Princess Mary asked the countess to let Natasha go with her to Moscow, and both parents gladly accepted this offer, for they saw their daughter losing strength every day and thought that a change of scene and the advice of Moscow doctors would be good for her.
But the opportunity to talk privately didn't offer itself the rest of the day.
We turned the phone over to Molly who wanted to offer her condolences to Howie.
Their offer was quickly accepted.
I got an offer, see.
It was here Dean was finally able to tell his wife about meeting Paul Senior's widow and his offer to show her the high country property in litigation.
She lifted the bottle as an offer and then noticed it was nearly empty.
He rose and began pacing the room as Dean stopped by and proceeded to bend Dean's ear how this was the day he and Paulette were to receive a firm offer on the Lucky Pup property.
There's a chance the offer for the mine was completely innocent—simply someone who was legitimately interested in The Lucky Pup and then changed his mind.
Both of these sections offer tremendous value to the shopper.
I offer these stories not to demonstrate that people can be cruel.
Lest I try the patience of my readers, I will offer, in no particular order, forty-three that seem most worthy.
However, when I have thought to indulge myself in this respect, and lay their Heaven under an obligation by maintaining certain poor persons in all respects as comfortably as I maintain myself, and have even ventured so far as to make them the offer, they have one and all unhesitatingly preferred to remain poor.
He tried to say, "That's capital; of course she'll forget her childish promises and accept the offer," but before he had time to say it Natasha began again.
Made, made me an offer, Mamma!
"Uncle's" offer was accepted.
The Spaniards, through the Catholic clergy, offer praise to God for their victory over the French on the fourteenth of June, and the French, also through the Catholic clergy, offer praise because on that same fourteenth of June they defeated the Spaniards.
I owe my life to you and offer you my friendship.
Yours is the second offer I've had this trip and I want to make sure I get the best deal.
He was too hard and cold to offer much in that way, but he spoke the truth softly and then kissed her hungrily.
Maybe he regretted extending the offer of help.
Not so far, but all we offer is tips.
"Why did he offer to carry my turkey?" he asked.
I offer them because they have something interesting in common.
Powdered footmen, in livery with buckled shoes and smart stockings, stood at every door anxiously noting visitors' every movement in order to offer their services.
He rarely turned down the offer of no-strings-attached sex, especially when his partner was so good at it.
Dean closed his eyes as Randy explained excitedly about an offer to play ball.
She lifted the chair and ignored his offer to carry it to the kitchen for her.
Perhaps a female voice would offer less chance of a connection to our other calls.
Kutuzov's adjutant whispered to Prince Andrew that this was the wife of the priest whose home it was, and that she intended to offer his Serene Highness bread and salt.
It was Cynthia who volunteered for the nasty duty, turning down Dean's offer to join her.
Perhaps his offer of help was born of guilt.
One thing led to another and I finally worked up the courage to offer you the job.