Alex could rest easy knowing that their family gender ratio would remain even.
It was all she could do to remain upright on tingling weak legs.
Still, neither of them could afford to move out right now, so their relationship would have to remain a secret.
All this time he had to remain strong for his mother.
Hadn't he tried to remain aloof?
How could he remain so composed?
People had limited control over their emotions, but they could certainly remain in control of their actions.
Each of us could find separate areas to be alone but remain close to each other.
Howie was unable to remain sleeping long enough for any success on his last attempt.
His tone made her want to crawl back into the tub and remain Talon's slave forever.
The safest thing for both of them was for him to keep his distance and remain objective.
I'll treat you well, as long as you remain loyal.
She'll have to remain here for a couple of days.
And then to waltz in and deliver such an important message at a time when he wanted nothing more than to remain infuriated with her for her actions ...
Now I know you'll remain that way.
Yours will remain right beside mine.
All that was required on Dean's part was to remain standing upright and pick his path around obstacles while his position was monitored by blinding lights from below and above.
By then, my mother was a single mom but she'd met my stepfather—my only real father—and she opted to remain in California.
He expected her to push him away and slap him, and he was prepared to leave and remain furious at her for the next week or two.
Darkyn spoke as if he intended for her to remain that way, at least through the end of the deal.
I have been talking with my advisors about you meat people, and we have decided that you do not belong in the Land of the Mangaboos and must not remain here.
Had there been any doors or windows in the lower rooms, or had not the boards of the house been so thick and stout, escape could have been easy; but to remain down below was like being in a cellar or the hold of a ship, and they did not like the darkness or the damp smell.
One would be to argue that energy costs will remain high.
Cars replaced horses; did the stable boys remain out of work?
One morning I locked my mother up in the pantry, where she was obliged to remain three hours, as the servants were in a detached part of the house.
Mr. Gilman at first agreed to this; but when my tasks had become somewhat perplexing, he insisted that I was overworked, and that I should remain at his school three years longer.
Confucius says truly, "Virtue does not remain as an abandoned orphan; it must of necessity have neighbors."
The Vishnu Purana says, "The house-holder is to remain at eventide in his courtyard as long as it takes to milk a cow, or longer if he pleases, to await the arrival of a guest."
His conversation always related entirely to himself; he would remain calm and silent when the talk related to any topic that had no direct bearing on himself.
He could remain silent for hours without being at all put out of countenance himself or making others uncomfortable, but as soon as the conversation concerned himself he would begin to talk circumstantially and with evident satisfaction.