The fellow worker promised to dig around and telephone back.
He too was excited with Howie's success and promised to keep us informed.
Martha eventually slipped into a troubled sleep when Cynthia, with Dean by his side, again convinced the child they believed her, and promised to see the young girl's discovery reach daylight.
She promised herself to find a way to check on him in the morning without her father finding out.
"We'll be back," Traci promised Linda.
I promised I'd do anything in my power to not let that happen.
"I promised I wouldn't," she reminded him, still avoiding his gaze.
No; we promised to maintain your privacy but is that the best course?
"You promised," she reminded him, enjoying his misery.
I promised to keep still while she went to the house to fetch it.
Alex had promised the foal to Jonathan and he had already named it Eureka.
"I already promised to love, honor and obey," my wife said as she kissed me.
When we called in a tip, the recipient of our offering was located in a secure government-run facility in Omaha that promised total anonymity.
I promised all of you I wouldn't go into your lives and I won't go into mine either.
My wife and I had promised each other to remain constantly in phone contact after the close calls in New Hampshire.
The name of the story was "Little Lord Fauntleroy," and she promised to read it to me the following summer.
And what little they have promised they will not perform!
I promised to check in from time to time as we finished our conversation.
He was too weak to stand, and yet he all but promised to find her.
She reminded herself that the man named Darkyn promised to help for free, whichever way she decided to go.
One must have the prospect of a promised land to have the strength to move.
Going through the bills on the counter where Connie had promised to leave them, she decided to take them with her.
I promised Howie I wouldn't update you both until he arrived but I have to warn you, things are beginning to get tense.
You promised not to kill him if I cooperated, Father.
"And if you come near my mate again, I will show no mercy," Jule added in a quiet tone that promised action.
He'd done as he promised Jule and eliminated the threat.
"We'll come back to this, kiri," he promised, grudgingly withdrawing.
Next time I see you, I'll do better—I'll show you, he promised, his whisper sliding into her mind.
"There's a lotta shit about our world you'll figure out," he promised her.
He promised to return in an hour and ferry the group back to Bird Song, which was less than a mile away.
Dean promised himself to keep driving past the building if the deputy Larkin's car was in evidence, but only the sheriff's vehicle was present.
That same evening-- without even asking himself what they were wanted for--he procured a coachman's coat and cap for Pierre, and promised to get him the pistol next day.
The doctor promised to procure it for him and began to ask how he was feeling.
After growing confused from pain while being carried into the hut he again regained consciousness, and while drinking tea once more recalled all that had happened to him, and above all vividly remembered the moment at the ambulance station when, at the sight of the sufferings of a man he disliked, those new thoughts had come to him which promised him happiness.
He indicated the stud farms at which Nicholas might procure horses, recommended to him a horse dealer in the town and a landowner fourteen miles out of town who had the best horses, and promised to assist him in every way.
Nicholas promised to come and blushed again as he bowed.
I love her, and promised to marry her, and will do so....
The promised land for the French during their advance had been Moscow, during their retreat it was their native land.
So both those who knew and those who did not know deceived themselves, and pushed on to Smolensk as to a promised land.
When Count Rostopchin at the Yauza bridge galloped up to Kutuzov with personal reproaches for having caused the destruction of Moscow, and said: "How was it you promised not to abandon Moscow without a battle?"
Sometimes it seemed to her that this difference arose from the difference in their ages, but she felt herself to blame toward him and promised in her heart to do better and to accomplish the impossible--in this life to love her husband, her children, little Nicholas, and all her neighbors, as Christ loved mankind.
Dorothy was herself anxious to get home, so she promised Eureka they would not stay in the Land of Oz much longer.