Whatever their reasons, they treated us well.
Perhaps that's one of the reasons the good reverend was attracted to her.
Did she think Giddon had other reasons for bringing a young girl into the house?
Her words floored and excited him for more reasons than one.
Things would not work out with us for many reasons, so I think we should quit while we're ahead.
We have a lot more reasons than that, don't we?
For reasons he couldn't explain, Tim's assignment irritated him.
The reports went back nearly three years and listed dates, locations and dollars expended, with each entry carefully and manually recording names, locations, reasons for visits and persons present.
There were two reasons to go, both of which were Oracles.
They do this for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is that it often works.
There are two other reasons why Miss Sullivan's records are incomplete.
Prince Andrew began to explain to her the reasons for this delay.
My master's reasons were his own.
It was a huge pill to try to swallow, knowing someone didn't like her for reasons she couldn't control.
Some plans he couldn't use for lack of manpower, timing constraints, or other battle-related reasons, but some were brilliant.
Dean pointed out the obvious reasons he was suspected of cutting the rope.
Yet, of all the reasons she wanted a baby, feeling important wasn't even in the top 100.
Her heart had quickened for two reasons, one of which she did not want to admit.
Jonathan had reached puberty in full rebellion, which was one of the reasons she didn't think he should have a cell phone.
Do you think money and title are the only reasons to marry?
Which irked her for reasons she didn't want to speculate about.
This is one of the reasons why in the figures for the annual and diurnal variations in Tables I., II.
He now began to be regarded as the chief upholder of Protestantism in the ministry; he lost favour with Charles, and on Sunday, the 9th of September 1673, was dismissed from the chancellorship. Among the reasons for this dismissal is probably the fact that he opposed grants to the king's mistresses.
"For two reasons, my dear," the woman's voice answered.
That could be true, but I don't think so, for reasons laid out in the chapter on scarcity.
Well, there are a lot of reasons we don't get along.
For these reasons and a hundred more, government should be the smallest unit that is economically and politically viable.
I can easily list a half-dozen reasons this goal will be difficult to achieve.
Pessimism is all the reasons "this won't work."
She imagined all kinds of reasons why he wouldn't want her to go - none of them good.
There could be a number of reasons that Sarah would welcome her as a daughter-in-law, not the least of which was the goings-on down that path.
And it was for military reasons that from mere cart-tracks they were developed into permanent highways (T.
The principal reasons for the general decrease are the fall in prices through foreign competition and the closing of certain markets, the diseases of plants and the increased outlay required to combat them, and the growth of State and local taxation.
The Belgian state telegraphs were started in 1850 and were at first very profitable, but for the years 1866-9 they yielded an average profit of only 2.8 per cent., and subsequently failed to earn operating expenses, the reasons for the steady decline of the profits being the opening of relatively unprofitable lines and offices, increases in wages, and a diminution in growth of the foreign and transit messages which had constituted the most profitable part of the whole business.
There are several reasons for the unsatisfactory financial results apart from the high price paid for the acquisition of the telegraphs.
In the orchestras of his day this was perhaps the only safe proceeding for players unaccustomed to such responsibilities, and that may have been one of Beethoven's reasons for it.
Similar principles apply in infinite detail to the treatment of wind instruments, and we must never lose sight of them in speculating as to the reasons why the genius of Beethoven was able to carry instrumentation into worlds of which Haydn and Mozart never dreamt, or why, having gone so far, it left anything unexplored.
The big drum, cymbals and triangle, was used by Haydn in his Military Symphony, and Mozart in his Entfilhrung, for reasons of "local colour"; it appears as an extreme means of climax in the finale of Beethoven's 9th symphony.
From the conception of a universal order in the universe he reasons to a Supreme Being, who has created it and who has conferred upon every man in harmony with it the aim of his existence, leading to his highest good.
Ethan Allen (q.v.) and some of the other leaders seemed inclined to accept these overtures, but for various reasons, the chief of which was the general success of the American cause, the scheme was soon abandoned.
Among the reasons which led people to identify the liver with the very source of life, and hence as the seat of all affections and emotions, including what to us are intellectual functions, we may name the bloody appearance of that organ.
The inspection of the liver for purposes of divination led to the study of the anatomy of the liver, and there are indeed good reasons for believing that hepatoscopy represents the startingpoint for the study of animal anatomy in general.