Whatever their reasons, they treated us well.
Perhaps that's one of the reasons the good reverend was attracted to her.
For reasons he couldn't explain, Tim's assignment irritated him.
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?
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.
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.
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.
That's one of the reasons I like Ouray.
There's lots of reasons those records don't pick up a death but it would be nice to see it listed there.
She was much like you, though neither of you were able to gain his trust, for reasons I believe are understandable.
He stepped aside, happy for reasons she couldn't remotely comprehend.
Of all the reasons he resented her, this was the one that stung him the most.
Gabriel's gravelly voice reminded her of one of the reasons she'd snapped in the first place.
"There are a lot of business reasons to have lunch with a girl, or anyone else," Dean offered.
There were some pretty strong reasons for you to think of the possibility he might have skipped.
One she kind of found herself liking for more reasons than he was the sexiest man she'd ever seen and his touch made her want to throw herself into his bed.
He knew she was with Jessi and hated the idea for reasons that weren't rational.
It's one of the many reasons I don't trust him.
There are reasons to suppose however that the play had been in Colwell's hands some time before it was printed, and it may well be identical with the Dyccon of Bedlam for which he took out a licence in 1562-1563, "Diccon the Bedlem" being the first of the dramatis personae of Gammer Gurton.
His first tract on the subject, Reasons for Restoring some Prayers (1717), was followed by others.
They have the perpetuity of conventions which contain no time limitation; but, like every human convention, they can be denounced, in the form in use for international treaties, and for good reasons, which are summed up in the exigencies of the general good of the country.
In the beginning of January 1644, however, for reasons which are variously reported by himself and Clarendon, he resigned his governorship and commissions and went over to the parliament.
About the same time, having shown too open sympathy with the revolutionary or reforming tendencies of 1848, he was for; olitical reasons obliged to leave Berlin and retire to the seclusion of Wiirzburg, the medical school of which profited enormously by his labours as professor of pathological anatomy, and secured a wide extension of its reputation.
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On small greens play, for obvious reasons, generally takes place from each ditch.
Instruction in the Albanian language is prohibited by the Turkish government for political reasons; a single exception has been made in the case of an American school for girls at Kortcha.
Many Anglican bishops (amongst them the archbishop of York and most of his suffragans) felt so doubtful as to the wisdom of such an assembly that they refused to attend it, and Dean Stanley declined to allow Westminster Abbey to be used for the closing service, giving as his reasons the partial character of the assembly, uncertainty as to the effect of its measures and "the presence of prelates not belonging to our Church."
For reasons of health it may be assumed that no system of heating is advisable which does not provide for a constant renewal of the air in the locality warmed.
It has been usually supposed that John Napier was buried in St Giles's church, Edinburgh, which was certainly the burialplace of some of the family, but Mark Napier (Memoirs, p. 426) quotes Professor William Wallace, who, writing in 1832, gives strong reasons for believing that he was buried in the old church of St Cuthbert.
All the companies, except the Nord, have at one time or another had to take advantage of the guarantee, and the fact that the Ouest had been one of the most persistent and heavy borrowers in this respect was one of the reasons that induced the government to take it over as from the 1st of January 1909.
For reasons above indicated the whole subject is in its infancy.
For several reasons the first of these tales is preferable.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
And it was for military reasons that from mere cart-tracks they were developed into permanent highways (T.
She reasons: When we think of social networks, we are individualistic in our approach.
This is simply another form of trade, so some might accuse me of double counting some of my forty-three reasons war will end.
For many of the same reasons as monarchies, dictatorships are inherently warlike.
War as the remedy will fall out of favor for the many reasons I outline above.
And have not the same reasons prevented the State from resisting the Union, which have prevented them from resisting the State?
With his head bent, and his big feet spread apart, he began explaining his reasons for thinking the abbe's plan chimerical.
Reasons were found for the incredible, unheard- of, and impossible event of a Russian defeat, everything became clear, and in all corners of Moscow the same things began to be said.
On reaching home Prince Andrew decided to go to Petersburg that autumn and found all sorts of reasons for this decision.
And he narrated his whole conversation with the French doctor and the reasons that convinced him that Metivier was a spy.
Though these reasons were very insufficient and obscure, no one made any rejoinder.
Then he went on to say that he knew her parents would not give her to him--for this there were secret reasons he could reveal only to her--but that if she loved him she need only say the word yes, and no human power could hinder their bliss.
Natasha, have you considered what these secret reasons can be?
I don't know what the reasons are.
"If there were reasons..." she began.
Having finished speaking to her, the Emperor looked inquiringly at Balashev and, evidently understanding that he only acted thus because there were important reasons for so doing, nodded slightly to the lady and turned to him.
The reasons on which the Duc de Bassano based his refusal to deliver them to him would never have led me to suppose that that could serve as a pretext for aggression.
And he began clearly and concisely to explain his reasons for dissatisfaction with the Russian government.
This view was very general in the upper army circles and found support also in Petersburg and from the chancellor, Rumyantsev, who, for other reasons of state, was in favor of peace.
The troops retired from Vilna for various complicated reasons of state, political and strategic.
"There are a thousand reasons why," laying special emphasis on the why.
Natasha was sad and irritable all that time, especially when her mother, her brother, Sonya, or Countess Mary in their efforts to console her tried to excuse Pierre and suggested reasons for his delay in returning.
For reasons known or unknown to us the French began to drown and kill one another.
He claimed that he had left Ouray "for business reasons" and had no idea Edith was pregnant.
They did not dedicate each day in turn to its astrological planet; and it is therefore precarious to assume that the Sabbath was in its origin what it is in the astrological week, the day sacred to Saturn, and that its observance is to be derived from an ancient Hebrew worship of that planet.4 The week, however, is found in various parts of the world in a form that has nothing to do with astrology or the seven planets, and with such a distribution as to make it pretty certain that it had no artificial origin, but suggested itself independently, and for natural reasons, to different races.