It's as simple as that.
We have fallen into the habit of anthropomorphizing computers and robots for a simple reason: The more we program them to do things that we presently do, the more we think of them as being like us.
I was growing to love this town, with its simple history, proud of its old homes and field stone fences, telling the world it was a place worth staying.
The latter wished to send her some books; but she could not find anything simple enough for her!
He needed a written map to perform simple chores like finding a grocery store or getting around Boston.
It seemed simple enough.
It was then Cynthia renewed her simple earlier suggestion.
She had learned the printed letters, and for some time had amused herself by making simple sentences, using slips on which the words were printed in raised letters; but these sentences had no special relation to one another.
Why should not our furniture be as simple as the Arab's or the Indian's?
The prince was surprised that so simple an idea had not occurred to him, and he applied for advice to the holy brethren of the Society of Jesus, with whom he was on intimate terms.
Of course, it would be simple to say she died in childbirth.
Darkness moved in quickly now, and he knew he'd soon need help and more light than a simple flashlight to locate a wreck, if in fact a vehicle had plunged to the valley floor, a hundred or more feet below.
Yet how different is the life of these simple country folks from that of the Persian capital!
At that moment this all seemed quite easy, simple, and clear to Natasha.
If not for Gabriel, past-Death had no reason to want to try to leave the simple existence of a soul.
The soft sand in the ravine would make it simple for the Indians to detect where they had emerged.
He looked down, and she bounded to the kitchen, surprised to find her breathing ragged after such a simple kiss.
"I want to see Gabriel happy," was the simple response.
It was a simple kiss that had no reason to quicken her pulse, but it did.
A poor person with a six-year-old car today has more wealth than a poor person with a six-year-old car did back in 1911, for the simple reason that cars are so much better now.
Let's say, to keep the math simple, they go up thirtyfold.
In one room some little tots were standing before the blackboard, painfully constructing "simple sentences."
I have already told her in simple language of the beautiful and helpful life of Jesus, and of His cruel death.
A simple yes or no would have sufficed.
It was a simple runaway.
This goes beyond a simple patient-doctor relationship but I think our friend needs to pour out everything that's troubling.
Obtaining hard and fast evidence was their not-always simple chore.
His simple words turned her inside out, and yet, what would he want with a woman like her?
She pulled her hair into a simple French twist, the kind she wore to work, and applied her make-up carefully.
Damian twisted, surprised to find his body stiff with the simple movement.
Martha, whose stay with them was at first a simple good deed, then a delight and now so very much more.
And it is all so simple, pale, and crude in the cold white light of this morning which I feel is dawning for me.
It was all very simple and horrible.
The elderly magnate was at first as much taken aback by this suggestion of marriage with a woman whose husband was alive, as the younger man had been, but Helene's imperturbable conviction that it was as simple and natural as marrying a maiden had its effect on him too.
Yet it is so simple, she thought as she got into her carriage.
And they with their simple, kind, firm faces surrounded his benefactor on all sides.
It was plain that l'amour which the Frenchman was so fond of was not that low and simple kind that Pierre had once felt for his wife, nor was it the romantic love stimulated by himself that he experienced for Natasha.
The governor was a brisk little man, very simple and affable.
Their conversation was very simple and unimportant.
He had long ago pictured to himself a future with Sonya, and that was all clear and simple just because it had all been thought out and he knew all there was in Sonya, but it was impossible to picture a future with Princess Mary, because he did not understand her but simply loved her.
But how simple it is.
His last days and hours passed in an ordinary and simple way.