In spite of her decision not to, she glanced out the window.
And yet, Katie and Alex were close siblings now in spite of their age difference.
In spite of the continual struggle for custody, he had felt more welcome at the Medena home than he had with his step-father's family.
In spite of her resolve, her lips responded to his silent quest.
Actually, the idea was appealing - in spite of his clumsy invitation.
In spite of her resolve, she responded.
Adrienne shucked her coat and tried to act nonchalant in spite of the warmth in her cheeks.
Still, in spite of the struggle, she welcomed each trip.
In spite of ample opportunity to talk to him about the twins, she never brought it up.
You want to stay with him, in spite of what he did?
In spite of her irritation, she couldn't help smiling.
But in spite of his aggressive behavior, she felt safe with him.
I understand but I want to do it, in spite of the nightmares and the risks.
In spite of the aforementioned snags, life was a proverbial bucket of roses.
Claire seemed pleased to be held by anyone, at least most of the time, but on occasion she'd let out a scream, loud enough to shake Howie from the past in spite of his near-soundproof basement room.
In spite of that, hope flickered through her.
"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.
He never let up in spite of how I hollered and carried on.
But in spite of what your mother told you, you never spanked Randy?
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.
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.
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 the massive benefits civilization offers to every person in every station of life, a crazy few will always see it very differently.
In spite, however, of these advantages, there were serious drawbacks to my progress.
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.
She said I had already shown the world that I could do the college work, by passing all my examinations successfully, in spite of many obstacles.
One farmer says to me, "You cannot live on vegetable food solely, for it furnishes nothing to make bones with"; and so he religiously devotes a part of his day to supplying his system with the raw material of bones; walking all the while he talks behind his oxen, which, with vegetable-made bones, jerk him and his lumbering plow along in spite of every obstacle.
As they could not reach me, they had resolved to punish my body; just as boys, if they cannot come at some person against whom they have a spite, will abuse his dog.
I hope that here in Moscow no one will receive him, in spite of his money.
And the lathe? asked Prince Andrew with a scarcely perceptible smile which showed that, in spite of all his love and respect for his father, he was aware of his weaknesses.
These words are all the more remarkable because, in spite of his great physical sufferings, Joseph Alexeevich is never weary of life though he loves death, for which--in spite of the purity and loftiness of his inner man--he does not yet feel himself sufficiently prepared.