It was a picture taken at the party and the focus was on Carmen and Alex.
Still, Alex had taken ownership for what he had done.
It must have taken a long time to say good-bye.
I've taken up enough of his time.
His ride had taken almost an hour.
The wildlife had probably taken care of them.
They stood around until all the chairs were taken in the living room so that they were forced to sit together on the couch.
Yet his presence reminded her that he was alive because she had taken another life.
But the effects of the trip had taken their toll.
As for the ranch, she had always known it could be taken away.
I've not taken a prize in weeks.
We've taken steps for my home not to look like a fortress, but believe me, it is.
But the baby... he must have taken Claire!
All he ever wanted to do was play with his stupid baseball, and she'd taken it and thrown it into the forest.
She rolled her eyes, irritated that her brother hadn't taken his promise to her seriously.
She huddled at one end of the tub, feeling as if she'd taken a shitload of drugs.
Jule crept up to the place where the figure had taken refuge and heard the person shift.
The man had taken a step or two across the glass roof before he noticed the presence of the strangers; but then he stopped abruptly.
After the Wizard had wiped the dampness from his sword and taken it apart and put the pieces into their leathern case again, the man with the star ordered some of his people to carry the two halves of the Sorcerer to the public gardens.
Dorothy's wicker suit-case was still under the seat of the buggy, and by good fortune the boy had also placed the harness in the buggy when he had taken it off from Jim to let the horse lie down and rest.
The small house in which he had taken shelter was almost between the two armies.
At last a ship happened to pass that way and Robinson was taken on board.
Then the messengers told him how it had been taken from the sea, and they repeated the words of the oracle:--
Taken together, those findings suggest that almost all economic growth in the last 120-plus years was from technology.
When industries are taken without payment to the property owner, it has a certain legal term.
My bank account has a "sweep" feature where every night the money is taken out of my account and loaned out for a few hours to banks halfway around the world where it is daytime.
We would have taken any way rather than this; but it was late and growing dark, and the trestle was a short cut home.
Until then I had never taken a course of study with the idea of preparing for college; but I had been well drilled in English by Miss Sullivan, and it soon became evident to my teachers that I needed no special instruction in this subject beyond a critical study of the books prescribed by the college.
I had taken to heart the words of the wise Roman who said, "To be banished from Rome is but to live outside of Rome."
We are made to exaggerate the importance of what work we do; and yet how much is not done by us! or, what if we had been taken sick?
It would be some advantage to live a primitive and frontier life, though in the midst of an outward civilization, if only to learn what are the gross necessaries of life and what methods have been taken to obtain them; or even to look over the old day-books of the merchants, to see what it was that men most commonly bought at the stores, what they stored, that is, what are the grossest groceries.
Let Harlequin be taken with a fit of the colic and his trappings will have to serve that mood too.
Pierre had taken part in tying a policeman to a bear.
Natasha again cried boldly, with saucy gaiety, confident that her prank would be taken in good part.
"The limits of human life... are fixed and may not be o'erpassed," said an old priest to a lady who had taken a seat beside him and was listening naively to his words.