His tone was kind, even understanding, yet it tore a sob from deep in her lungs.
My mind wasn't close to understanding the ramifications.
She has great understanding of us.
As the number of touch points with other countries rises, so must our shared understanding of acceptable conduct.
Children seldom have any difficulty in understanding her; which suggests that her deliberate measured speech is like theirs, before they come to the adult trick of running all the words of a phrase into one movement of the breath.
She held her head in her hands, tormented by his pain without understanding how she was supposed to help a dead man.
For now, the most important understanding required is that any attempt to escape these walls will result in your destruction.
Can any one doubt after reading these questions that the child who was capable of asking them was also capable of understanding at least their elementary answers?
Dusty twisted to look up at Darian, not understanding Darian's concern.
Puzzled, she studied her finger, not understanding what was cutting it.
With not trusting her but wanting to without understanding why.
It was an understanding as old as the Dark One, who had stopped his demons once before when they launched attacks on humans.
How could she explain her mood to Katie when she had so little understanding of it herself?
Understanding crossed her features.
She nodded, understanding it was his way of showing he trusted her, even if she was too furious to trust him.
She scowled at him at first, but then understanding the generosity of his evidently out-of-character act, bowed politely in acknowledgment.
The web is a force for truth, connectedness, understanding, and communication—all things whose absence can trigger war.
I cannot tell exactly when I began Lamb's "Tales from Shakespeare"; but I know that I read them at first with a child's understanding and a child's wonder.
Even so, I don't know anyone who admits to understanding him - much less calling him a friend.
He exchanged a look with her, and understanding crossed her face.
Sofia exchanged an understanding look with Traci.
He loved Darian, always would, but understanding what he'd been through for thousands of years made him wish his brother had died instead of being forced to bear such pain.
Lydia and I have an understanding, Cynthia was dabbing Mercurochrome on a cut knuckle.
Gabriel asked, not understanding why the Dark One chose the Immortal that was his archenemy for thousands of years.
Understanding crossed his features, and he unwound it, ignoring her attempts to slap him away.
Cynthia and Fred began to nod their heads, understanding what Dean was saying.
The second way people choose a nutritional theory is to develop it from their overall social and political understanding of the world.
If your father is American and your mother Chinese, you will have a different understanding of differences between those countries, and, on balance, will be less amenable to war between those nations.
More people using passports to travel internationally will increase understanding and help reduce touch points that could lead to war.
This is not a "wouldn't it be nice if we all got along" wish, but an understanding of the social, financial, and political realities of the future.
The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind, and behold, all things are changed!
They silently spooned up Italian ice cream, content in this measure of understanding that was growing between them.
He smiled at her, understanding what it was to mourn the loss of a sibling. As much as he missed Jade, he was glad he at least had Hannah to fall back on. She had Katie's beauty – without the abrasive personality.
He searched her features with his gaze, not understanding her strange insistence that she was really dead.
Five men, from our unique pool of soldiers, Brady said, exchanging a look of understanding with the Undersecretary.
Fine, they were very understanding, said to take all the time I need.
When she showed up at my door, I thought she came to kill me, but she was so understanding and sympathetic.
Jackson held her without speaking, understanding the depth of her emotion.
He chuckled, "Given your understanding at breakfast yesterday, I guess I am going to have to accept that."
Understanding they were for Elisabeth's protection comforted him.
He smiled at her, understanding her joke.
Regardless of Weller's kind words, he realized deep down if he had been more understanding of the troubled woman, she might still be alive.