Who was this stranger and what had he done with sweet Alex?
The hidden stranger lashed out at him.
He would not have to pay stranger to have his baby.
It was a man too familiar to be a stranger, with beautiful purple eyes, a small frame, and a face without emotion.
Alex wasn't paying a stranger to give him an heir.
"I saw that you shared his history …" She stopped, not sure how comfortable he was with a stranger reading his mind.
She wasn't sure why she trusted the stranger, but everything he said was said with conviction.
A curly blond head peeked around the corner and large blue eyes studied the stranger cautiously.
The stranger was silent, gaze riveted to her.
Gabe hated her yet couldn't escape the memory of the compassion and spirit that made him take a stranger to bed last night.
As a stranger to human affection, he'd never quite gotten used to her hugs.
Don't be a stranger now.
Her time was too short to turn away a tall, dark, handsome, intriguing, dangerous stranger she met on the beach in the moonlight who smelled good.
The blow hurt, but he was no stranger to pain.
Like the assassin who obsessed about birthdays and clothing, there were two sides to the man before her: the warm, friendly stranger with whom she'd felt so comfortable she confided to him over the phone without knowing anything about him, and the tattooed thug before them in snug biker leathers.
Deidre turned to see if there was someone behind her the stranger spoke to.
It wasn't something she would normally say to a stranger, let alone a customer.
But the Sawhorse introduced the stranger in a calm tone, saying:
By night he was a demanding stranger who knew no bounds.
Of course she loved Alex, but who was this stranger, and when would Alex return?
Would it have been easier on you if you heard it from either a complete stranger or someone you can't quite figure out?
She bit her lip, wondering why the gentle words of a stranger affected her as they did.
The stranger stepped next to her, surveying the damage.
When everything was ready, the stranger opened his eyes, moved to the table, filled a tumbler with tea for himself and one for the beardless old man to whom he passed it.
Two huntsmen galloped up to the dogs; one in a red cap, the other, a stranger, in a green coat.
"I can make it so he doesn't remember that you did this to him," the stranger said.
Pushing the cabinet closed, she jumped to find the stranger so close.
Sofia stood as his hot gaze fell to her, sensing he wanted no stranger near the woman.
Dean was no stranger to interviews with people recently exposed to the violent side of life.
The guy exuded confidence to the point where Dean felt as if he had just dropped a plateful of mashed potatoes in his lap while this tall, dark stranger was toasting the queen.
But what was still stranger, though of this Prince Andrew said nothing to his sister, was that in the expression the sculptor had happened to give the angel's face, Prince Andrew read the same mild reproach he had read on the face of his dead wife: "Ah, why have you done this to me?"
The girl was shouting something but, seeing that he was a stranger, ran back laughing without looking at him.
The conversation obviously upset Yancey, but he didn't seem to be concerned that a stranger was listening.
"Very impressive," the stranger said, kneeling beside her to look at both of her arms.
When she looked to the stranger, she found his warning look on her.
Accustomed to being shunned by people, she'd almost felt normal around the stranger who seemed unaffected by her magic.
She felt his arms around her and leaned into him, surprised at how natural it felt to be held against a complete stranger who made her want to flee for the hills and strip naked at the same time.
Like, hooking up with a stranger at a bar like they did in movies and a few sex positions she'd been subtly trying to talk him into.
She didn't even notice the stranger; her gaze was arrested by Gabriel.
The hunky stranger spoke to Romas's oldest brother.
Although taken aback by such intimacy from a stranger, as well as terrified himself, he felt an overwhelming need to comfort her.
Josh was no stranger to a fistfight, and he was considered by many to be a formidable opponent.
She'd turned from the sweet, open Angel who kept him company on dark nights to a stranger who wanted nothing to do with him.
Claire stared after him then looked back at the stranger in black.
Let the stranger play guardian angel - as long as he kept his distance.
The stranger bent over him and looked at the picture he had made on the rock.
Soon the little stranger was clad in the warm clothes; the dry soft blanket was wrapped around him; and he was laid on the children's bed.
Mr. Vining was a stranger to me, and could not communicate with me, except by writing braille.
Mr. Vining was a perfect stranger to me, and could not communicate with me except by writing in braille.
The Proctor also was a stranger, and did not attempt to communicate with me in any way; and, as they were both unfamiliar with my speech, they could not readily understand what I said to them.
I have heard of a dog that barked at every stranger who approached his master's premises with clothes on, but was easily quieted by a naked thief.
"Is he really to be my husband, this stranger who is so kind--yes, kind, that is the chief thing," thought Princess Mary; and fear, which she had seldom experienced, came upon her.
She is so unfortunate, a stranger, alone, helpless!
What also conduced to Bagration's being selected as Moscow's hero was the fact that he had no connections in the city and was a stranger there.
The stranger sat without stirring, either resting or, as it seemed to Pierre, sunk in profound and calm meditation.
All at once the stranger closed the book, putting in a marker, and again, leaning with his arms on the back of the sofa, sat in his former position with his eyes shut.
"Yes, I belong to the Brotherhood of the Freemasons," said the stranger, looking deeper and deeper into Pierre's eyes.
Pierre listened with swelling heart, gazing into the Mason's face with shining eyes, not interrupting or questioning him, but believing with his whole soul what the stranger said.
Pierre hurriedly began taking off his right boot also and was going to tuck up the other trouser leg to save this stranger the trouble, but the Mason told him that was not necessary and gave him a slipper for his left foot.
She wished to love him as a son, but felt that to her he was a stranger and a terrifying man.
"Is it possible that this stranger has now become everything to me?" she asked herself, and immediately answered, "Yes, everything!
And if this is really Melyukovka, it is still stranger that we drove heaven knows where and have come to Melyukovka, thought Nicholas.
"I can make it so he doesn't remember that you did this to him," the stranger said.
His voice was quiet and confident, and she felt like a visitor in his throne room rather than a woman talking to a stranger chained to her basement wall.
Both remembered the last time they'd watched a guest meet with a stranger and the no-end-to trouble that followed.
"Is kissing a stranger on the beach under the full moon on your bucket list?" he whispered.
If only she hadn't slept with a complete stranger two nights ago.
It might've been another seven-foot stranger concerned about your welfare.
She knew little about the stranger who called to check on her every day, not even his real name, but she was always cheered by his familiar voice.
"Well, then," answered the stranger, "I will see what they can do for me at the Planters' Tavern, round the corner;" and he rode away.
The little stranger came and sat with them.
They will take time to write a great big forum post just for you, a total stranger they will never meet.
Kiss me, he said, having learned who the young stranger was.
But seeing a stranger the sickly, scrofulous-looking child, unattractively like her mother, began to yell and run away.
But even as he spoke he began to doubt whether this was the corporal he knew or a stranger, so unlike himself did the corporal seem at that moment.
But, noticing his mistake, he broke off short and, with a frown, greeted Dolokhov as a stranger, asking what he could do for him.
I just found out my father's running around killing people, and you expect me to trust a stranger when I don't even know if I can trust him anymore?
She found herself comparing him to the stranger, whose body had molded around hers, as if he was made for her and no one else.
Mostly he was the man I knew but in some ways, he seemed like a stranger, especially at work.
The proctor was also a stranger, and did not attempt to communicate with me in any way.
She was no stranger around the kitchen.
An arc of lightning left her father's hand and slammed the stranger into the wall.
He wasn't like Dustin, who seemed more likely to kill a stranger than talk to one.
Food had become an overlooked stranger, and she'd found herself leaving her studio only for the bathroom and the bedroom.
It was the picture of a sheep, and it was drawn so well that the stranger was filled with astonishment.
She was no stranger to private personalities.
And what did the mysterious stranger look like?
She then turned to her son as if to apologize for allowing this relative stranger to kiss her.
Gabriel whipped around at the voice, lowering the weapon that emerged instinctively at the sound of a stranger in his home.