It's nice to have that special respect.
You have a very special gift.
I have a special board on which I play these games.
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.
Grand is the characteristic, in their conception, of some special animals called "heroes."
It was rude to act this way to hosts who had invited them into their home on such a special occasion.
The biographies and special national histories are like paper money.
Taking special care not to crimp the IV cord, she cuddled Destiny close.
Certainly she wanted to feel special to Alex - and did.
Jonny's special as well.
Her sense of time is excellent, but whether it would have developed as a special faculty cannot be known, for she has had a watch since she was seven years old.
I beg your Highness to credit what he says to you, especially when he expresses the sentiment of esteem and special regard I have long entertained for your person.
They gave me a special telephone where the calls come in.
The novelty Anna Pavlovna was setting before her guests that evening was Boris Drubetskoy, who had just arrived as a special messenger from the Prussian army and was aide-de-camp to a very important personage.
As before he was absent-minded and seemed occupied not with what was before his eyes but with something special of his own.
That beverage was already known to the French and had been given a special name.
I have a special mission for you.
The kind of good friend I need to pay a special visit to?
His special pride was the big garden where, it was said, he raised the finest watermelons and strawberries in the county; and to me he brought the first ripe grapes and the choicest berries.
She was covered with dirt – the remains of mud pies I had compelled her to eat, although she had never shown any special liking for them.
"I got special permission to spend some time at the library tonight," he said.
The rest he had built in investments – other than what was in the special savings account drawing interest until he could decide whether to return it or accept the responsibility that went with it.
There's something pure and special about it.
It was a cavalry general who had obtained the Emperor's special favor during this campaign, and who had formerly commanded the division in which Rostov was serving.
You have a very special gift.
A third, in the absence of opponents, between two councils would simply solicit a special gratuity for his faithful services, well knowing that at that moment people would be too busy to refuse him.
Besides a feeling of aloofness from everybody Natasha was feeling a special estrangement from the members of her own family.
"There are a thousand reasons why," laying special emphasis on the why.
A special tip line was established.
I think that special path is what you encountered this weekend.
Now your 'contents' are something extra special so regardless of the packaging, you're still first class to me.
It makes you feel all warm and cuddly, especially on a winter nights when it's snowing and especially when you're with a special flannel guy.
If there wasn't something special about her, you would have said, 'This is not worth the effort' and moved on.
Of course, politics being what it is, the Peace Dividend was spent a dozen times over by as many special interests who felt they were the most deserving of such an unexpected largess.
The examination papers were given out at nine o'clock at Harvard and brought to Radcliffe by a special messenger.
The classes I was in were very large, and it was impossible for the teachers to give me special instruction.
Bishop Brooks taught me no special creed or dogma; but he impressed upon my mind two great ideas--the fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and made me feel that these truths underlie all creeds and forms of worship.
In the fall Helen and Miss Sullivan entered the Wright-Humason School in New York, which makes a special of lip-reading and voice-culture.
It is evident that the blind should have a good magazine, not a special magazine for the blind, but one of our best monthlies, printed in embossed letters.
They cost a great deal to publish and they have not a large enough sale to make them profitable to the publisher; but there are several institutions with special funds to pay for embossed books.
The question of a special "sixth sense," such as people have ascribed. to Miss Keller, is a delicate one.
This much is certain, she cannot have any sense that other people may not have, and the existence of a special sense is not evident to her or to any one who knows her.
While not confining myself to any special system of instruction, I have tried to add to her general information and intelligence, to enlarge her acquaintance with things around her, and to bring her into easy and natural relations with people.
It was not a special subject, like geography or arithmetic, but her way to outward things.
And the one to do it is the parent or the special teacher, not the school.
(She used the word "diplomat," which was just then much in vogue among the children, in the special sense they attached to it.)
Evidently these fugitives were allowed to pass by special permission.
As a mark of the commander-in-chief's special favor he was sent with the news of this victory to the Austrian court, now no longer at Vienna (which was threatened by the French) but at Brunn.
"Something special is always said in such cases," he thought, but could not remember what it was that people say.
When the little princess had grown accustomed to life at Bald Hills, she took a special fancy to Mademoiselle Bourienne, spent whole days with her, asked her to sleep in her room, and often talked with her about the old prince and criticized him.
Princess Mary went to the door of the study with special trepidation.
But now, in the solitude of the journey, they seized him with special force.
Have just this moment received by special messenger very joyful news--if it's not false.
Count Arakcheev's anteroom had quite a special character.
She did not even notice the special attentions and amiabilities shown her during dinner by Boris Drubetskoy, who was visiting them for the third time already.
She greeted the father and daughter with special politeness and showed them to the princess' room.
There was a special reason for this, as he had got married two years before--a fact known only to his most intimate friends.
"As your messenger ordered, your special beasts," replied Balaga.
Not only does a good army commander not need any special qualities, on the contrary he needs the absence of the highest and best human attributes--love, poetry, tenderness, and philosophic inquiring doubt.
At the end of the week the prince reappeared and resumed his former way of life, devoting himself with special activity to building operations and the arrangement of the gardens and completely breaking off his relations with Mademoiselle Bourienne.
Next, bolts for the doors of the new building were wanted and had to be of a special shape the prince had himself designed, and a leather case had to be ordered to keep the "will" in.
"Dronushka," she said, regarding as a sure friend this Dronushka who always used to bring a special kind of gingerbread from his visit to the fair at Vyazma every year and smilingly offer it to her, "Dronushka, now since our misfortune..." she began, but could not go on.
In Petersburg she had enjoyed the special protection of a grandee who occupied one of the highest posts in the Empire.
When he awoke next morning the major-domo came to inform him that a special messenger, a police officer, had come from Count Rostopchin to know whether Count Bezukhov had left or was leaving the town.
A few days before his departure a special thanksgiving, at which Nicholas was present, was held in the cathedral for the Russian victory.
The chief thing in his eyes was not the nitrogen in the soil, nor the oxygen in the air, nor manures, nor special plows, but that most important agent by which nitrogen, oxygen, manure, and plow were made effective-- the peasant laborer.
Since everyone knew the way to a man's heart was through his stomach, she started with a special meal.
Anyway, he had never indicated any special feeling for her.
Howie made a special note of thanking everyone for going along with his dream obsession, apologizing for hogging our time.
Of these, eleven were abductors of children and garnered special attention by the FBI.
No sound disturbed Howie and with Martha able to use her special hypnotic-like tone, little time was wasted inducing Howie's sleep state.
In the Gustefson home resides a delightful young lady for whom I have special plans.
All I'll I need do is prepare a rag with my special solution...
Surely they represented something special to Quinn LeBlanc.
Her actions toward Julie, her mother and to Betsy with whom she shares a special relationship are markedly different.
"Your brother's … special as well," the man said.
Her father was hard to read and often unapproachable, but he cared for her in his own special way.
"You really have no idea how special you are, do you?" he asked and met her gaze.
She's … special, isn't she?
Either you need a woman real bad or there's something special about this one.
She thought what they had was special, never realizing he was miserable.
"The soul of a deity or former deity has special standing," Deidre pushed.
Everything looked normal, but she gave the house special attention and approached slowly.
"If it helps, I'm allegedly special somehow," she prodded.
He crossed his arms, interested to know Katie.s sister was as special as she was and wondering if Kris had already claimed her.
Kiera's thoughts, warm and fuzzy after too much of Evelyn's special punch, drifted as she gazed into the quiet night sky.
Although the Parrishes were a close-knit family, Jackson and Emily shared a special bond.
Miriam said, "I'm sure you are aware that Elisabeth has special gifts."
One of them, a splendid oak, is the special pride of my heart.
I don't think she has any special tenderness for them--I have never seen her caress them; but she dresses and undresses them many times during the day and handles them exactly as she has seen her mother and the nurse handle her baby sister.
It is true rather that she has a special aptitude for thinking, and her leaning toward language is due to the fact that language to her meant life.
To such the State renders comparatively small service, and a slight tax is wont to appear exorbitant, particularly if they are obliged to earn it by special labor with their hands.
As is always the case with a thoroughly attractive woman, her defect--the shortness of her upper lip and her half-open mouth--seemed to be her own special and peculiar form of beauty.
At the chief entrance to the palace, however, an official came running out to meet him, and learning that he was a special messenger led him to another entrance.
"Take this and deliver it," said he to his adjutant, handing him the papers and still taking no notice of the special messenger.
Outside of his remark about her swimsuit, and the two kisses he had forced on her, he had shown no special interest in her.
Would you believe he covers up with the excuse that he's saving himself for one special girl?
He was built from the same mold—large and muscular, the kind of man more fitted to military special forces or UFC prizefighting than financial planning.
On those special nights I nervously leave the back door unlatched, and quietly steal to my bed.
Anything special you want me to tell him?
I would like something for a special lady.
Her typewriter has no special attachments.
Despite his apparently delicate build Prince Andrew could endure physical fatigue far better than many very muscular men, and on the night of the battle, having arrived at Krems excited but not weary, with dispatches from Dokhturov to Kutuzov, he was sent immediately with a special dispatch to Brunn.
In 1809 he was a captain in the Guards, wore medals, and held some special lucrative posts in Petersburg.
Send by special messenger to Usvyazh.
No, I'm not bored and I don't have anything special to say.
As I walk along the stony shore of the pond in my shirt-sleeves, though it is cool as well as cloudy and windy, and I see nothing special to attract me, all the elements are unusually congenial to me.
She looked at her and gave her alone a special smile in addition to her usual smile as hostess.
She did enjoy the special treatment and the way he stuck up for her.
Taking special care not to crimp the IV cord, she cuddled Destiny close.
He wanted to keep Sasha talking, to find out what it was about this woman that was so special that both Sasha and Kris wanted her.
The novelty of Truth endowed her with special strength, but now we need much more powerful methods.
Your loss is so terrible that I can only explain it to myself as a special providence of God who, loving you, wishes to try you and your excellent mother.
My father Bill Radisson was a special person.
After she had played with them a little while, the thought occurred to her that the puppies must have special names, like people, and she asked for the name of each pup.
Still, Carmen wanted to go, and family made Christmas special, not location.
With her he behaved with special care and tenderness, sitting beside her and talking of the simplest and most unimportant matters; he admired her shy grace.