She turned away from the temptation and went to her room.
Well, yes I do, but I don't know why I gave in to temptation at a time like that.
Sometimes that temptation can be stronger than the man - or woman.
Being tempted was one thing, giving in to temptation was something else.
Could Bordeaux resist temptation - and if not, would he expect forgiveness from her?
There's the added temptation of a million dollars.
The children running about are a serious temptation though I know this place is far too risky for what activities I have in mind.
The service lasted just under an hour and consisted mostly of Reverend Humphries preaching against giving in to the devil's temptation for wicked bodily desires.
There was right and wrong, good and evil, and every human but the woman before him had fallen for some temptation of the dark side.
No one is invulnerable to temptation, Damian.
To get away from the temptation and bring Cynthia up to date, he left the festive group of plunderers and joined his wife in their room.
Dean left Bird Song on foot, passing up the temptation to drive his Jeep the short distance to the Main Street delicatessen.
Nothing corrupts someone like the temptation of invincibility.
He struggled, resisting the temptation to go to Elisabeth's.
Temptation had been pounding on the door with a sledge hammer lately.
I've been able to push temptation away.
For a few moments she resisted the temptation to surrender, but his embrace was electrifying and she found herself passionately returning his affection.
His greatest temptation was the study of the literature of pagan Rome.
But he was under no temptation to commit suicide.
As they now knew that they could find protection without looking to a superior, they had less temptation to give up their independence, and many of them settled in the towns where they could be safe and free.
She placed them in a chair, resisting all temptation to look at them until every child had received his gifts.
She evidently felt unable to look at him without laughing, but could not resist looking at him: so to be out of temptation she slipped quietly behind one of the columns.
She held herself as erect, told everyone her opinion as candidly, loudly, and bluntly as ever, and her whole bearing seemed a reproach to others for any weakness, passion, or temptation--the possibility of which she did not admit.
That feeling akin to temptation which had tormented her during her father's illness, since his death, and especially since her meeting with Rostov was smothered by arrangements for the journey, anxiety about her brother, settling in a new house, meeting new people, and attending to her nephew's education.