This was a decision she had already made once - but not really.
Once again she sighed deeply.
She squeezed him once more and then released him.
"Lust," she repeated a little louder, and then said it firmly once more.
Once the garage door was secured, she pulled away from the house.
Not once did he look in their direction.
I expect you to repay me once it's sold.
Once into the woods, she began to relax.
Once again he had caught her napping.
Every once in a while, things turn out the way you hope that they will.
Once she was settled in the seat, he shut the door and walked around the car to the driver's side.
She tried her voice once before she managed to speak, and even then the voice didn't sound like her own.
Once she wouldn't have thought him capable of something so unfair.
But once her father was like that.
What a wicked thought to have about the man who had risked his life to protect her - not once, but a number of times in the last few days - and with so little to gain.
Once again she had let her desires drive them from her mind.
You ought to go out once in a while.
Once the floors had been waxed and the furniture polished, the house sparkled - in an empty kind of way.
Once she was certain Cade and his guests were comfortable, she retreated to her room with a book.
Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.
Princess Ozma once brought him to life with a witch-powder, when she was a boy.
Jellia at once departed on the errand, and she was gone so long that they had almost forgotten her mission when the green robed maiden returned with a troubled face.
"But justice prevailed at the last," said Ozma, "for here is my pet, and Eureka is once more free."
All the people of the world were once Egyptians.
All at once a light flashed out from the tower.
And they did not feel themselves safe until they were once more in Boston.
Then, all at once, he heard footsteps.
Through some perfect storm of wars, downturns, and disasters, the once-sunny outlook turned dark.
I see how human ingenuity and new technologies have eliminated previously insoluble problems once we stand back and let free markets do what they do best: direct the allocation of capital to find a solution.
But once cars improved enough, for all intents and purposes we stopped increasing their top speed.
But that situation has an end: Once I have a computer doing everything I can imagine (and some more after that), I don't need it to be any faster.
I guarded both doll and cradle with the most jealous care; but once I discovered my little sister sleeping peacefully in the cradle.
My parents at once determined to take me to Baltimore to see if anything could be done for my eyes.
Child as I was, I at once felt the tenderness and sympathy which endeared Dr. Bell to so many hearts, as his wonderful achievements enlist their admiration.
In a few weeks there came a kind letter from Mr. Anagnos with the comforting assurance that a teacher had been found.
Old people did not know enough once, perchance, to fetch fresh fuel to keep the fire a-going; new people put a little dry wood under a pot, and are whirled round the globe with the speed of birds, in a way to kill old people, as the phrase is.
We might try our lives by a thousand simple tests; as, for instance, that the same sun which ripens my beans illumines at once a system of earths like ours.
Yet it is admirable to profess because it was once admirable to live.
As for Clothing, to come at once to the practical part of the question, perhaps we are led oftener by the love of novelty and a regard for the opinions of men, in procuring it, than by a true utility.
Prince Vasili knew this, and having once realized that if he asked on behalf of all who begged of him, he would soon be unable to ask for himself, he became chary of using his influence.
Then, as happens to people of weak character, he desired so passionately once more to enjoy that dissipation he was so accustomed to that he decided to go.
Soon after Anna Pavlovna's reception Anna Mikhaylovna returned to Moscow and went straight to her rich relations, the Rostovs, with whom she stayed when in the town and where her darling Bory, who had only just entered a regiment of the line and was being at once transferred to the Guards as a cornet, had been educated from childhood and lived for years at a time.
"Why do you say this young man is so rich?" asked the countess, turning away from the girls, who at once assumed an air of inattention.