I've gotta return to Florida.
I have something to return to you.
It's best if you and Howie return to Keene.
A snow storm cancelled our return flight Sunday.
Rome was saved; but Coriolanus could never return to his home, his mother, his wife and children.
I can only describe the mood of our return trip as pensive.
At noon he would come in from a path in the woods, eat and then return by the same path.
This spending of the best part of one's life earning money in order to enjoy a questionable liberty during the least valuable part of it reminds me of the Englishman who went to India to make a fortune first, in order that he might return to England and live the life of a poet.
And yet, now the twins could return to their beloved ranch – the one she had finished paying off.
Her parent's pleas for her return produced front page news.
At the end of the letter she informed him that in a few days she would return to Petersburg from abroad.
About thirty minutes later it would return and leave the way it had come.
It was a beautiful morning and there was plenty of time to kill as Howie wasn't schedule to return to the house until late afternoon.
Facebook doesn't return her call.
Betsy and I faced a six hour return trip to New York.
It was already the beginning of June when on his return journey he drove into the birch forest where the gnarled old oak had made so strange and memorable an impression on him.
The return address was the Doctor's office in Chicago.
We heard him come downstairs and when he didn't return, I came down to check on him.
Inhabitants, return with confidence to your abodes!
Please don't be surprised if Mr. Bylun opts not to return your call.
Before they had ridden to the outskirts of the forest Petya had considered he must carry out his instructions strictly and return at once.
He would cab to the airport in the morning and return to California.
In the spring of 1807 he decided to return to Petersburg.
While he yearned to return to New Hampshire I sensed he possessed a strong guilt, locking him to his mother's bedside.
His wrath, once expended, did not return, and blinking feebly he listened to excuses and self-justifications (Ermolov did not come to see him till the next day) and to the insistence of Bennigsen, Konovnitsyn, and Toll that the movement that had miscarried should be executed next day.
I know one way to return your power to you.
Thanks for the fire--we'll return it with interest, said he, carrying away into the darkness a glowing stick.
I wasted no time telephoning the Leblanc's number to encourage my wife to return home.
Why don't you leave me your name, and if Mr. Bylun believes it in his best interest, he'll return your call.
The Tin Woodman loved Dorothy most tenderly, and welcomed with joy the return of the little old Wizard.
If my reasoning stopped there, you would probably start fishing around for the receipt for this book and read up on your bookseller's return policy.
And lastly you too, peasants, come from the forests where you are hiding in terror, return to your huts without fear, in full assurance that you will find protection!
The story related the successful return of a young boy kidnapped from his San Francisco home.
His phone rang, and he answered, expecting the woman to return his call with a few dozen apologies.
I parked our car here, at the East Boston airport, as we were scheduled to return together by air.
After the return of Alpatych from Smolensk the old prince suddenly seemed to awake as from a dream.
"Well, then," said the caliph, "why did you not return it to us at once?"
Ouh! ouh! came peals of such healthy and good-humored laughter from the soldiers that it infected the French involuntarily, so much so that the only thing left to do seemed to be to unload the muskets, explode the ammunition, and all return home as quickly as possible.
If Alex forgave his father, would he want to return to that lifestyle?
Every time he freed her, he hoped she would return to his head.
Every time he freed her, he hoped she would return to his head.
On Miss Sullivan's return to Brewster, she read to Helen the story of "Little Lord Fauntleroy," which she had purchased in Boston for the purpose.
I trudged through a boring day, knowing I'd return to an empty apartment as Betsy was off to Los Angeles for the entire week.
Alex was gone four days and was as solemn on his return as he was when he left.
Part of her wanted to return to her home that very night, and another part of her feared what she'd find if she did.
Oh, would that men would leave the city, its splendour and its tumult and its gold, and return to wood and field and simple, honest living!
It is impossible not to think of all this when I return to the country after a year of work in town.
Turn the old; return to them.
For the Rostov family the whole interest of these preparations for war lay in the fact that Nicholas would not hear of remaining in Moscow, and only awaited the termination of Denisov's furlough after Christmas to return with him to their regiment.
He stopped on a small aqua envelope and frowned at the return address.
If Darian can't return her, I'll bring her back after the battle is over.
On her return to the house after her visit to the cemetery, she ran to the closet where these toys were kept, and carried them to my friend, saying, "They are poor little Florence's."
The guests got up and took their leave, promising to return to dinner.
No one ever thought he'd return to the living.
He turned away and waited impatiently for Prince Andrew's return from the commander-in- chief's room.
On his return to Moscow from the army, Nicholas Rostov was welcomed by his home circle as the best of sons, a hero, and their darling Nikolenka; by his relations as a charming, attractive, and polite young man; by his acquaintances as a handsome lieutenant of hussars, a good dancer, and one of the best matches in the city.
Hold that thought, as we will return to it.
Denisov evidently tried to expose Rostov to danger as seldom as possible, and after an action greeted his safe return with evident joy.
She has the power of ancient healers to return to life that which otherwise wouldn't live.
With a great effort he tried to return to life and to see things from their point of view.
They allow for easy return of merchandise that doesn't meet my expectations, decreasing my fear of making a bad purchasing decision.
I think it will be difficult to return to the old regime.
If the doctors did not keep me here at the spas I should be back in Russia, but as it is I have to postpone my return for three months.
"He will not return before we get back," he said quickly.
There was nothing more I could do here absent Howie so I rounded up patrolman Murphy and asked him to return me to the hospital.
She left the library to return Damian's phone.
I longed for my teacher's return; but above all things I wanted to get down from that tree.
Though in the new reign he was free to return to the capitals, he still continued to live in the country, remarking that anyone who wanted to see him could come the hundred miles from Moscow to Bald Hills, while he himself needed no one and nothing.
Dulce was certain that he would return to his roots eventually.
If instead of imagining to ourselves commanders of genius leading the Russian army, we picture that army without any leaders, it could not have done anything but make a return movement toward Moscow, describing an arc in the direction where most provisions were to be found and where the country was richest.
The soldiers who had carried Prince Andrew had noticed and taken the little gold icon Princess Mary had hung round her brother's neck, but seeing the favor the Emperor showed the prisoners, they now hastened to return the holy image.
Heartbroken by his return to the slave he was, Sofia was stopped from comforting him by Dustin's grip on her arm.
I received another paper and a table of signs by return mail, and I set to work to learn the notation.
The old count went home, and Natasha and Petya promised to return very soon, but as it was still early the hunt went farther.
It is essential for us; it will give us all we need: comfortable quarters and a speedy return to our country.
Kutuzov made a grimace and sent an order to Dokhturov to take over the command of the first army, and a request to the duke--whom he said he could not spare at such an important moment--to return to him.
Petya could not return unless his regiment did so or unless he was transferred to another regiment on active service.
The nearer the time came for Petya to return, the more uneasy grew the countess.
When he woke up on the morning after his return to Moscow and his interview with Count Rostopchin, he could not for some time make out where he was and what was expected of him.
A healthy man can tear himself away from the deepest reflections to say a civil word to someone who comes in and can then return again to his own thoughts.
Prince Andrew wished to return to that former world of pure thought, but he could not, and delirium drew him back into its domain.
Having abandoned the conception of the ancients as to the divine subjection of the will of a nation to some chosen man and the subjection of that man's will to the Deity, history cannot without contradictions take a single step till it has chosen one of two things: either a return to the former belief in the direct intervention of the Deity in human affairs or a definite explanation of the meaning of the force producing historical events and termed "power."
Diners return to this restaurant because of consistent quality and a hospitable staff.
She lets me kiss her now, and when she is in a particularly gentle mood, she will sit in my lap for a minute or two; but she does not return my caresses.
She has talked incessantly since her return about what she did in Huntsville, and we notice a very decided improvement in her ability to use language.
It was more than a year before she alluded to the subject again, and when she did return to it, her questions were numerous and persistent.
When they called for the vessels again, I was green enough to return what bread I had left; but my comrade seized it, and said that I should lay that up for lunch or dinner.
And each visitor, though politeness prevented his showing impatience, left the old woman with a sense of relief at having performed a vexatious duty and did not return to her the whole evening.
"I don't myself know 'to who,'" replied the cornet in a serious tone, "but the prince told me to 'go and tell the colonel that the hussars must return quickly and fire the bridge.'"
"Kindly return to your posts, gentlemen, all of you, all!" he added in a tone of command.
"Kindly return to your posts," said the staff officer trying to preserve his gravity.
Craftsmen and industrious artisans, return to your work, your houses, your shops, where the protection of guards awaits you!
The return address on the envelope was Columbia, South America, but it wasn't addressed to anyone.
Cooms doted on the boy who seemed to return his affection.
While I waited for my, wife's return I sifted through the startling news she'd told me.
When he finishes clean-up in Ohio, he's been instructed to count the stalks of wheat in the field outside Speck's farmhouse and not return until he's done, Dusty growled.
Her features had gone from drawn and pale to glowing, the result of his return from Europe after an extended absence and the child growing in her womb.
She glanced down and realized she couldn't return home in clothing that was plainly not hers.
Neither spoke on their return trip to the bed and breakfast, and she went straight to her room.
She was very willing to go, and let Viney kiss her, though she didn't return the caress.
A hunter told me that he once saw a fox pursued by hounds burst out on to Walden when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, run part way across, and then return to the same shore.
The old countess, waiting for the return of her husband and son, sat playing patience with the old gentlewoman who lived in their house.
Soon after Prince Andrew's return the old prince made over to him a large estate, Bogucharovo, about twenty-five miles from Bald Hills.
She didn't miss the way he bristled but turned her back to him to return to the library.
Her hope soared, and she watched him return to his corner.
Her hope soared, and she watched him return to his corner.
She ran downstairs with it and could not be induced to return to my room all day.
Among the many young men who frequented her house every day, Boris Drubetskoy, who had already achieved great success in the service, was the most intimate friend of the Bezukhov household since Helene's return from Erfurt.
This return to the subject of Natalie caused Prince Andrew to knit his brows with discomfort: he was about to rise, but Vera continued with a still more subtle smile:
Her presentiment at the time had not deceived her--that that state of freedom and readiness for any enjoyment would not return again.
Never will that moment return for him or for me when he might have said all he longed to say, and not Tikhon but I might have heard and understood him.
Thought I'd return the favor.
The three of us packed for three days only, as if so limiting our clothing changes would force our return more quickly.
He was awaiting Petya's return in a state of agitation, anxiety, and self-reproach for having let him go.
"I shall look forward very much to your return," she added in a whisper.
He was as careful of the sowing and reaping of the peasants' hay and corn as of his own, and few landowners had their crops sown and harvested so early and so well, or got so good a return, as did Nicholas.
For instance, Pierre's return was a joyful and important event and they all felt it to be so.
The children and their governesses were glad of Pierre's return because no one else drew them into the social life of the household as he did.
Our spectacular triumph was the return of an infant from a small Texas hospital.
Running up the stairs to the main floor, she wanted nothing more than to return to the safety of her room.
This was the first time since his return that they had talked alone and about their love.
Firmly resolved, after putting his affairs in order in the regiment, to retire from the army and return and marry Sonya, Nicholas, serious, sorrowful, and at variance with his parents, but, as it seemed to him, passionately in love, left at the beginning of January to rejoin his regiment.
The day before the count was to return, Sonya noticed that Natasha sat by the drawing-room window all the morning as if expecting something and that she made a sign to an officer who drove past, whom Sonya took to be Anatole.
From the pretense of illness, from his daughter's distress, and by the embarrassed faces of Sonya and Marya Dmitrievna, the count saw clearly that something had gone wrong during his absence, but it was so terrible for him to think that anything disgraceful had happened to his beloved daughter, and he so prized his own cheerful tranquillity, that he avoided inquiries and tried to assure himself that nothing particularly had happened; and he was only dissatisfied that her indisposition delayed their return to the country.
Before the beginning of the campaign, Rostov had received a letter from his parents in which they told him briefly of Natasha's illness and the breaking off of her engagement to Prince Andrew (which they explained by Natasha's having rejected him) and again asked Nicholas to retire from the army and return home.
He halted irresolutely, not knowing whether to return or go on.
The one thing he now desired with his whole soul was to get away quickly from the terrible sensations amid which he had lived that day and return to ordinary conditions of life and sleep quietly in a room in his own bed.
To return to your ladies--I hear they are lovely.
When he had parted from Malvintseva Nicholas wished to return to the dancing, but the governor's little wife placed her plump hand on his sleeve and, saying that she wanted to have a talk with him, led him to her sitting room, from which those who were there immediately withdrew so as not to be in her way.
'I shall look forward very much to your return....'
Yes, 'I shall look forward very much to your return.'
With his return to work, things at the house shifted to a faster pace.
"We'll just put things on hold until you return," I said.
But to return toward Lincoln.
And considering it polite to return the young count's compliment, Ilagin looked at his borzois and picked out Milka who attracted his attention by her breadth.
On Friday the Rostovs were to return to the country, but on Wednesday the count went with the prospective purchaser to his estate near Moscow.
He was awaiting Prince Andrew's return with dread and went every day to the old prince's for news of him.
On the evening of the day the old prince died the Marshal went away, promising to return next day for the funeral.
Pierre without greeting his wife whom he had not seen since his return-- at that moment she was more repulsive to him than ever--entered the drawing room and seeing Anatole went up to him.
At home, presents were under the tree, waiting for their return.
At first she had hoped, even prayed he would return.
She waited, terrified that the Indians would return.
Bordeaux smiled and said something in return.
The twins would be close, and that was something good that came of his return.
I didn't hear him return.
Any further conversation was interrupted by Howie's return.
I've never been here before and I doubt I'll return.
On Monday, Howie was on time, unusual as I assumed he'd driven his guests back to Massachusetts Sunday afternoon and would wait until early morning to return.
When is the pair in California to return?
I moseyed out by the pool to await my wife's return.
We had been there perhaps an hour when we heard him return.
They waited for Xander to return with the three vamps trailing him.
I just refused to return.
She wanted to win, so she could return to Gabriel.
I won't make any deals this trip if you teach me how when I return.
He was sending her out and expecting her to return.
Darkyn didn't appear to force her to return.
She waited for Darkyn to return but was too scared of what he was capable of doing to open the door and see the damage.
What do you want in return?
Darkyn nudged her in return, assuring her he wasn't angry.
I wanted to see what you would do when confronted with the man you thought you were going to return to, he replied.
Her mate hesitated then lowered his head, nudging her gently in return in a sign that he wasn't too angry with her.
He promised to return in an hour and ferry the group back to Bird Song, which was less than a mile away.
But in spite of their pace, the return trip seemed to take much longer.
Someone had deliberately mis-marked their return route.
With renewed caution, the pair followed the chalk arrow, not the stones, expecting any minute to find someone barring their return.
If you're going to return to chasing bad guys, you'd better think about getting in shape or you won't be catching any of them.
He would not return until after the holiday.
As he neared the softball stands and was about to return to his Jeep when a hand touched his arm.
I just wish he'd lived to return with me.
No return address, nothing.
Finally, he doubled back and spent the return trip simply enjoying the country road.
After Maria left to return to her duties, the pair lingered at the kitchen table.
In celebration of Fred's return to Bird Song, Dean didn't bother to protest.
In spite of the good news of Fred's return, the pall of Martha's continued absence draped over Bird Song.
"If I win the deal, will you return my power?" she asked, face flushed.
The mating laws from the time-before-time were absolute, but what if Darkyn and Gabriel made their own private deal to return the human Gabriel loved and abandon past-Death to the hands of the Dark One?
Deidre sought to figure out what it was about the currents and subtle movement that kept her in place when she wanted to return to the castle, where it was warm.
They were caught in an impossible position: stay loyal to Gabriel and maybe never see the underworld again or deal with the Dark One to return home.
She didn't know what to do to return to the heady high she'd been on.
She had no way of guaranteeing him that something she'd done wouldn't return to make them both miserable.
She was plotting her return with a chain of events that ended with the human that bore her likeness being turned over to Darkyn.
If you wish to return to yours, you know how to summon me.
We'll keep you safe until we can return home.
The rest he had built in investments – other than what was in the special savings account drawing interest until he could decide whether to return it or accept the responsibility that went with it.
They expected Lori to return that day, but she didn't.
Since they still didn't know why he attacked her or Alex, they considered it possible that he might return.
Even the doctor had no idea if or how quickly he would return to normal.
Finally he reached out to return the brush to its holder.
Of course she loved Alex, but who was this stranger, and when would Alex return?
For the first week after he regained his voice, they were all so busy enjoying the return to normal life that Carmen forgot about his father.
Sorry. New client brought in a dump truck full of receipts and needs his return done by close of business today.
There were too many memories inside, and he hadn't been able to return.
She shook her head and focused on her phone again, willing Logan to return one of her dozens of calls or texts.
You sleep with a wacko, your boyfriend won't return your calls.
"You wouldn't return my phone calls," she said, calming.
Return to her own world?
She agreed to return the soul of one who is dead-dead.
If he admitted not to killing Wynn, she'd return immediately.
She hadn't intended not to return to Wynn's, but the idea of keeping him safe, too, made her feel a little less guilty about sneaking out on him.
Deidre wanted to flee and never return, but she nodded at the young woman who almost seemed normal.
She couldn't return to her apartment, and her savings were almost gone.
I have to address the issues in my domain on the mortal world before I'll be allowed to return and finish repairing the underworld.
Gabriel would come for her, if she didn't return.
You're my best assassin, and you're the only one who can trespass in Hell and return.
She rolled up her window, watched him return to his car, and cursed.
Do we return her and pretend we don't know or keep her where they can't get her?
She fully intended to return the gown and tanzanite jewelry dripping off her ears and neck, but for the night, she enjoyed feeling like Cinderella.
We shouldn't take you through the shadow world to return you.
She imagined he went to her apartment to check on Toby and was struck by her longing to return to the tiny, cluttered mess of a life that was hers.
Not only could she not escape, but she could just as well starve to death if he decided never to return.
He released her without another word, and she curled onto her side, weeping not only for the bizarre world she'd entered but from the realization she'd never, ever, ever return to hers.
I'll return your life to you.
Katie smiled in return, deciding she liked the Amazon with the British accent and wild tribal tattoos.
He didn't want to try to interpret the look or await her scathing return, not when he needed to find a place for them go to.
"Stay today, Gabriel, but know that the next time you return, you will take the lives of two of them," she said.
He.d miss the smell and sight of his homeland and yearned already to stay here rather than return to his dark corner of the Immortal underworld!
She released her breath, satisfied on more than one level, to postpone her return to the human world.
I.ll promise to return.
If you will not return your brother as you are obligated, then you must return this.
If it is so, then I.ll return it to you.
The demons are demanding I return it to them.
Jade waited for Darkyn to return from his meeting with Kris.
Once he crossed this line, he could never return.
I.d be a bigger fool than Kris to return with you, Jade.
Jade waited, hoping Sasha.s desire to return to Hell or take out Kris overwhelmed any suspicion he had.
Or maybe he was desperate to return to the only place that would accept him and all his sick ways.
I.ll have this Lankha keep the Ancient in a deep sleep until you return.
She wanted to return to the Sanctuary, though not before she found out what happened to Ully.
"You.ll return today?" she asked hopefully.
She.d tried opening a portal soon after Rhyn left to return to the Sanctuary but failed.
He.s demanding we return Ully.
If we return the scientist, we won.t know if it.s tainted.
He issued a challenging look in return.
Rather than return home right away, she explored several small jewelry stores, looking for the perfect gift for Evelyn before she took her daily trip to the gym.
Kiera looked at her friend, guilty for hurting her feelings despite her need to return to her own world.
"I will handle her upon my return," he said.
When will you return to meet the Council here?
"He took a detour and is on his return trip, Father," Ne'Rin said.
I think there are some matters we should discuss when you return.
You have some nerve to do all that and make fun of me for trying to fit in or ignore me when you do return!
We are bound together and to the planet, which will only come back to life when we return.
Despite the assurance that you will return health and life to my people.
He began to think his own actions had cost him the choice he'd yet to give her: to stay forever or return to her planet.
It will be some time before I return.
You must choose to remain with me or to return to your home.
"You must choose to stay or return," he repeated.
She'd wanted to return home since she arrived, yet when presented with the enormity of her importance in her new world … when she realized how incredible it really would be to have a man like A'Ran in her bed every night … when she saw he was capable of passion … when she found out an entire planet full of people would die if she left … She couldn't help the tears at such a thought.
As much as she wanted to return home, she could never leave an entire planet to die just because she wanted to go back to the depressing part-time job and the row house where she and the cat would live alone!
I will return soon, he said, releasing her.
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