For her sake, she hoped he would.
I volunteered to mind the store, so to speak, at least for appearance's sake though there was little to do.
For Sofia's sake, he refrained from saying what he'd like to say to the Guardian.
The White God must exist for the sake of humanity, but an exiled immortal is no loss if he dies.
For her sake, he made an effort to behave, but he truly loved the openings she gave him.
"It wasn't for my sake," she assured him.
For the sake of his soul, if nothing else?
For my sake, come in.
I need your help for the sake of humanity.
For her sake, he had to find a way to live with Katie, or their differences would turn into a family feud.
She wasn't sure Qatwal deserved a peaceful existence after refusing to help Anshan, but for Evelyn's sake, she wanted the wars to end, even if A'Ran didn't want her anymore.
She quickly added, Not for Claire's sake certainly, but for Annie Quincy.
Oh, for heaven's sake, Carmen, they're goats, not race horses.
"For her sake, I hope so," Brady said.
For God's sake, Vinnie.
For Carmen's sake, he hoped Lori would forget about the baby.
Jenn eased back, not about to draw the creature's attention, not for the sake of a few stupid vamps.
Oh for heaven's sake, Dad.
For their sake, Xander subdued the lethal instinct that made him want to snatch Jessi, haul her away somewhere quiet and do whatever it took to pull the truth from her.
It is hunted chiefly for the sake of the ivory of its immense tusks, of which it yields the principal source of supply to the European market, and the desire to obtain which is rapidly leading to the extermination of the species.
For goodness sake, what sort of a being are you?
"Then," said the shah, "it must be that the sun shines and the rain falls for the sake of these poor beasts; for men so unjust do not deserve such blessings."
In its most basic form (which I'll discuss here for simplification's sake), it is a guarantee of a minimum income above the poverty line for every citizen.
I am convinced that the time spent by the teacher in digging out of the child what she has put into him, for the sake of satisfying herself that it has taken root, is so much time thrown away.
Children come a-berrying, railroad men taking a Sunday morning walk in clean shirts, fishermen and hunters, poets and philosophers; in short, all honest pilgrims, who came out to the woods for freedom's sake, and really left the village behind, I was ready to greet with--"Welcome, Englishmen! welcome, Englishmen!" for I had had communication with that race.
If you are refusing for my sake, I am afraid that I...