Often when he went his rounds I clung to his coat tails while he collected and punched the tickets.
But he was still headstrong and ill-tempered; and he was often in trouble with the other sailors.
The old horse panted a little, and had to stop often to get his breath.
His new schedule often sent him to bed early and kept him there until the last moment.
She gasped, recognizing it as the one he wore often, the heirloom passed down through his ancestors.
Fred O'Connor's usual behavior was often erratic.
These assumptions are often wrong.
An old peasant whom Prince Andrew in his childhood had often seen at the gate was sitting on a green garden seat, plaiting a bast shoe.
Often, when he was a little lad, he took long walks among the trees with his mother.
The milkers would let me keep my hands on the cows while they milked, and I often got well switched by the cow for my curiosity.
Oh, well, you know people often invent things.
I've pondered the events of those few months so often and so deeply I know if I don't at least commit the experience to paper I'll never move forward.
A comfortable bed replaced the cot utilized in Peabody and absolute darkness proved more conducive to sleep than the leaked light that often snuck into our old quarters.
Most cases were earlier tips as lately, the authorities were far more cautious with our information; often even denying a tip was involved when an arrest occurred.
Her father was hard to read and often unapproachable, but he cared for her in his own special way.
The Buen was nearly full, but as the season crept toward the Fourth of July and the heart of summer, finding a dinner seat anywhere in Ouray would often require patience.
Fred was referring to a coffee klatch of elderly town patriarchs whose words and advice on just about anything was often quoted in the local paper.
He didn't have that position because he was a male, as her friends often thought.
Alex always seemed to know the right thing to say in any moment, and his silence often felt awkward.
He'd often wondered if he had more family somewhere.
"It is not often I find another smaller than I, nishani," he said in a thin voice.
But there is any quantity of oatmeal, which we often cook for breakfast.
He was often called the Ettrick Shepherd, because he was the keeper of sheep near the Ettrick Water.
The people of Antium were enemies of the Romans and had often been at war with them.
The second methodology error that futurists often commit is the exact opposite of the first.
We often see other technologies race toward a point and then stop growing along that axis.
When I go to far-flung places, I often know little of local customs and, through ignorance, I have committed more than one faux pas.
"If only I had known," we often lament, in the widespread belief that to know everything would mean we would never make mistakes.
Now we are certainly on the fuzzy edges, a place where words, often fuzzy in their meanings, begin to fail us.
It often left them partially paralyzed, in wheelchairs or iron lungs (a term that's now all but forgotten and will likely send younger readers to Wikipedia).
The computer reveals that redheads go to the ER more often and break bones more often.
That sincerity which often comes with waking showed her clearly what chiefly concerned her about her father's illness.
As often occurs with old men, it was only after some seconds that the impression produced by Prince Andrew's face linked itself up with Kutuzov's remembrance of his personality.
And as often happens with old people, Kutuzov began looking about absent-mindedly as if forgetting all he wanted to say or do.
"I have come... simply... you know... come... it interests me," said Pierre, who had so often that day senselessly repeated that word "interesting."
Prince Vasili, who of late very often forgot what he had said and repeated one and the same thing a hundred times, remarked to his daughter whenever he chanced to see her:
As often happens with passionate people, he was mastered by anger but was still seeking an object on which to vent it.
The next morning they woke late and were again delayed so often that they only got as far as Great Mytishchi.
In the first place I like her very much, I feel drawn to her; and then, after I met her under such circumstances--so strangely, the idea often occurred to me: 'This is fate.'
He made haste to finish buying the horses, and often became unreasonably angry with his servant and squadron quartermaster.
But his brilliantly white, strong teeth which showed in two unbroken semicircles when he laughed--as he often did--were all sound and good, there was not a gray hair in his beard or on his head, and his whole body gave an impression of suppleness and especially of firmness and endurance.
He would often say the exact opposite of what he had said on a previous occasion, yet both would be right.