In spite of her resolve, she responded.
You want to stay with him, in spite of what he did?
In spite, however, of these advantages, there were serious drawbacks to my progress.
But in spite of his aggressive behavior, she felt safe with him.
Actually, the idea was appealing – in spite of his clumsy invitation.
And yet, Katie and Alex were close siblings now in spite of their age difference.
But in spite of the relative economic displacement they all cause, free trade, outsourcing, and technological displacement all have a positive net effect on the economics of the planet.
In spite of her irritation, she couldn't help smiling.
In spite of that, hope flickered through her.
He never let up in spite of how I hollered and carried on.
Adrienne shucked her coat and tried to act nonchalant in spite of the warmth in her cheeks.
In spite of ample opportunity to talk to him about the twins, she never brought it up.
In spite of her resolve, her lips responded to his silent quest.
Later I read the book again in French, and I found that, in spite of the vivid word-pictures, and the wonderful mastery of language, I liked it no better.
I hope that here in Moscow no one will receive him, in spite of his money.
Unfortunately, it occurred over night and we couldn't fix the time in spite of three attempts to do so.
Then the boy returned to one of the upper rooms, and in spite of the hardness of the glass bench was soon deep in slumberland.
In spite of the situation, sleep claimed her eventually.
What was it about him that she responded to in spite of what she knew about him?
So the Captain-General took Eureka from the arms of the now weeping Dorothy and in spite of the kitten's snarls and scratches carried it away to prison.
Eureka was much surprised to find herself in disgrace; but she was, in spite of the fact that she had not eaten the piglet.
In spite of the massive benefits civilization offers to every person in every station of life, a crazy few will always see it very differently.
I guess that's what they mean by cutting off your nose to spite your face.
We trudged through the next few weeks marginally well though the schedule was exhausting to all and, in spite of our efforts, our other lives were suffering.
At first Prince Andrew read with his eyes only, but after a while, in spite of himself (although he knew how far it was safe to trust Bilibin), what he had read began to interest him more and more.
Could he be to blame toward her, or could her father, whom she knew loved her in spite of it all, be unjust?
In spite of all the evidence, Yancey still came out as a responsible adult.
In spite of what Allen thought, no incriminating words had crossed her lips.
In spite of the aforementioned snags, life was a proverbial bucket of roses.
"Sit down," Cynthia said, but in spite of the pleasant way she said it, a fleeting look of trepidation passed over the young girl's face.
But in spite of what your mother told you, you never spanked Randy?
I'll go out to them, said Princess Mary, and in spite of the nurse's and Dunyasha's protests she went out into the porch; Dron, Dunyasha, the nurse, and Michael Ivanovich following her.
In spite of the obscurity of the soldier's words Pierre understood what he wanted to say and nodded approval.
And in spite of all this it is the highest class, respected by everyone.
In spite of Rostopchin's broadsheets, or because of them or independently of them, the strangest and most contradictory rumors were current in the town.
When Princess Mary heard from Nicholas that her brother was with the Rostovs at Yaroslavl she at once prepared to go there, in spite of her aunt's efforts to dissuade her--and not merely to go herself but to take her nephew with her.
From the officer down to the lowest soldier they showed what seemed like personal spite against each of the prisoners, in unexpected contrast to their former friendly relations.
This spite increased still more when, on calling over the roll of prisoners, it was found that in the bustle of leaving Moscow one Russian soldier, who had pretended to suffer from colic, had escaped.
The boy, thrusting his cold hands into his pockets and lifting his eyebrows, looked at Denisov in affright, but in spite of an evident desire to say all he knew gave confused answers, merely assenting to everything Denisov asked him.
The Russian military historians in so far as they submit to claims of logic must admit that conclusion, and in spite of their lyrical rhapsodies about valor, devotion, and so forth, must reluctantly admit that the French retreat from Moscow was a series of victories for Napoleon and defeats for Kutuzov.
Obviously in spite of himself, in very diverse circumstances, he repeatedly expressed his real thoughts with the bitter conviction that he would not be understood.
In spite of the severe frost some hundred generals and staff officers in full parade uniform stood in front of the castle, as well as a guard of honor of the Semenov regiment.