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  • Then the horse bunched up under him.

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  • She limped after him, muttering under her breath.

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  • "Dismissed," she said under her breath.

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  • She pulled a handful of hay from under the tarp and fed it to the horse.

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  • Pierre sat up on the sofa, with his legs tucked under him.

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  • You're living under the same roof.

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  • Children will educate themselves under right conditions.

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  • If he had simply ignored her, she might have been able to get her emotions under control, but now a sob threatened so convincingly that she was afraid to breathe.

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  • In fact, he was under no obligation to help her get back, either.

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  • Doorsill there was none, but a perennial passage for the hens under the door board.

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  • We played games and ate dinner under the trees, and we found ferns and wild flowers.

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  • Jonathan slipped under the covers.

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  • The princess, picking up her dress, was taking her seat in the dark carriage, her husband was adjusting his saber; Prince Hippolyte, under pretense of helping, was in everyone's way.

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  • The few freckles she had were magnified, but the dark circles under her eyes were a surprise.

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  • I abhor the conditions under which we commercially raise farm animals today.

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  • As the days wore on, the drifts gradually shrunk, but before they were wholly gone another storm came, so that I scarcely felt the earth under my feet once all winter.

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  • The memory for that computer cost me $40 per MB, just under $200.

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  • "Let's see," she said under her breath.

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  • She scrambled from underneath the wagon and hastily threw her blankets under the seat.

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  • One day he was lying under a tree, thinking of his misfortunes.

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  • Tensions between the rich and poor grow higher under the following five circumstances:

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  • The gardener put his hand under his cloak and drew out the very bag that the merchant had lost.

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  • He slid an arm under her and gently took her hand in his, planting a warm moist kiss in the center of the palm.

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  • Denisov lay asleep on his bed with his head under the blanket, though it was nearly noon.

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  • Why do his legs tremble under him as he walks, leaning upon a stick?

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  • At Christmas time he scattered crumbs of bread under the trees, so that the tiny creatures could feast and be happy.

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  • He had made his leap, he had seen the great world, and was content to stay in his pretty glass house under the big fuchsia tree until he attained the dignity of froghood.

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  • Those broad, reddish hands, with hairy wrists visible from under the shirt cuffs, laid down the pack and took up a glass and a pipe that were handed him.

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  • You are under a delusion, said Prince Vasili, as he entered.

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  • His warm hands slid under her jacket and explored her back through her T-shirt.

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  • Under what conditions can we claim victory in this war on disease?

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  • "Turn this way!" he shouted, jumping over the ice which creaked under him; "turn this way!" he shouted to those with the gun.

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  • It was evident that this strange, strong man was under the irresistible influence of the dark, graceful girl who loved another.

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  • Do you wish to enter the Brotherhood of Freemasons under my sponsorship?

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  • Once she woke when something tugged under her ear.

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  • She peered out from under her wagon and found the smiling face of Bordeaux.

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  • Weyrother, with the gesture of a man too busy to lose a moment, glanced at Kutuzov and, having convinced himself that he was asleep, took up a paper and in a loud, monotonous voice began to read out the dispositions for the impending battle, under a heading which he also read out:

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  • The ice, that had held under those on foot, collapsed in a great mass, and some forty men who were on it dashed, some forward and some back, drowning one another.

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  • I figured that if Giddon was using a pseudonym, he would have to either do his banking with his own name or fill out some kind of paperwork to do business under another name.

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  • Before I entered college, however, it was thought best that I should study another year under Mr. Keith.

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  • The ice gave way under one of the foremost soldiers, and one leg slipped into the water.

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  • They were under orders to advance next day.

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  • My father is chief in command of the Third District, and my only way of avoiding active service is to serve under him.

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  • There was a beautiful canopy for Ozma and her guests to sit under and watch the people run races and jump and wrestle.

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  • The morning was bright, he had a good horse under him, and his heart was full of joy and happiness.

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  • He led the way to the door, all the while muttering something under his breath about something being stupid.

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  • Now, if I was trying to hide my identity, the last thing I would want her to do would be to file a police report while she was living under my roof.

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  • Pierre wished to make a remark, for the conversation interested him, but Anna Pavlovna, who had him under observation, interrupted:

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  • Then they caressed their way up her side, his thumb sliding under her bra and gently up the curve of her breast.

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  • Not letting the abbe and Pierre escape, Anna Pavlovna, the more conveniently to keep them under observation, brought them into the larger circle.

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  • Only a little earth crumbled from the bank under the horse's hind hoofs.

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  • "Oh, yes, I quite understand," answered Rostov, who was under his new friend's influence.

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  • Ivanushka, sipping out of her saucer, looked with sly womanish eyes from under her brows at the young men.

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  • One morning, between seven and eight, returning after a sleepless night, he sent for embers, changed his rain-soaked underclothes, said his prayers, drank tea, got warm, then tidied up the things on the table and in his own corner, and, his face glowing from exposure to the wind and with nothing on but his shirt, lay down on his back, putting his arms under his head.

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  • How are you, how are you? he called out, still in the same voice as in the regiment, but Rostov noticed sadly that under this habitual ease and animation some new, sinister, hidden feeling showed itself in the expression of Denisov's face and the intonations of his voice.

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  • The ice bore him but it swayed and creaked, and it was plain that it would give way not only under a cannon or a crowd, but very soon even under his weight alone.

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  • One tormenting impression did not leave him: that those broad- boned reddish hands with hairy wrists visible from under the shirt sleeves, those hands which he loved and hated, held him in their power.

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  • After the Austerlitz campaign Prince Andrew had firmly resolved not to continue his military service, and when the war recommenced and everybody had to serve, he took a post under his father in the recruitment so as to avoid active service.

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  • "Yes, wait a bit," said Denisov, glancing round at the officers, and taking his papers from under his pillow he went to the window, where he had an inkpot, and sat down to write.

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  • If he was in bed under the current circumstances, he must be sicker than he was letting on.

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  • Heaven is under our feet is well as over our heads.

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  • He is the well-known Prince Bolkonski who had to retire from the army under the late Emperor, and was nicknamed 'the King of Prussia.'

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  • Last July, when she had finished under great pressure of work her final chapter, she set to work to rewrite the whole story.

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  • He stood over him, gazing at his head and at the little arms and legs which showed under the blanket.

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  • He heard a rustle behind him and a shadow appeared under the curtain of the cot.

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  • Yancey stalked off to his chair, muttering something under his breath.

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  • After all, China grows more than three times the amount of food we do in the United States, with less land under cultivation.

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  • Our last halt was under a wild cherry tree a short distance from the house.

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  • I am frequently asked how I overcome the peculiar conditions under which I work in college.

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  • At home, presents were under the tree, waiting for their return.

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  • Carmen kicked Alex under the table.

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  • Pierre drank one glass after another, looking from under his brows at the tipsy guests who were again crowding round the window, and listening to their chatter.

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  • He walked down the hill, pausing a reverent moment at the headstone, and then ducked under a limb as he continued down the hill.

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  • She lighted a lamp to show me the inside of the roof and the walls, and also that the board floor extended under the bed, warning me not to step into the cellar, a sort of dust hole two feet deep.

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  • The man who independently plucked the fruits when he was hungry is become a farmer; and he who stood under a tree for shelter, a housekeeper.

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  • We wouldn't grow under ground, I'm sure.

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  • By around 1700, the workhouse movement was under way.

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  • These questions were sometimes asked under circumstances which rendered them embarrassing, and I made up my mind that something must be done.

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  • Finally she got up from the table and went through the motion of picking seaweed and shells, and splashing in the water, holding up her skirts higher than was proper under the circumstances.

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  • The cloak they spread under him was wet with blood which stained his breeches and arm.

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  • She pulled the lawn chair into the shade under a tree and stretched out, closing her eyes and simply listening to the birds.

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  • Your mother seems to be under the impression that you want to stay here - permanently.

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  • Then he slipped quickly under the table and hid himself.

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  • Much I need it! said Rostov, throwing the letter under the table.

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  • Were you kept under lock and key?

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  • I clung to her, trembling with joy to feel the earth under my feet once more.

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  • Then we sit down under a tree, or in the shade of a bush, and talk about it.

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  • She wanted to know who made fire under the ground, and if it was like the fire in stoves, and if it burned the roots of plants and trees.

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  • Why should we knock under and go with the stream?

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  • When the officers had emptied and smashed their glasses, Kirsten filled others and, in shirt sleeves and breeches, went glass in hand to the soldiers' bonfires and with his long gray mustache, his white chest showing under his open shirt, he stood in a majestic pose in the light of the campfire, waving his uplifted arm.

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  • But then, she had started it by shoving the pillow under her blouse.

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  • So they repackaged the drug under the name Zyban, and it is now prescribed to smokers wanting to shake the habit.

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  • (I answered, "They should get jobs at the factory that would make the lawnmowers; it would pay better.") Personal computers and the Internet have come under criticism in this regard.

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  • For environmentalist organizations like Greenpeace to be against GMO in all its forms under all conditions does nothing at all to serve them or the constituencies they purport to represent.

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  • Inspired by the Chinese effort, he, too, tried to increase the agricultural production of his country by emptying the cities and sending everyone to work on the farms under brutal conditions.

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  • Under the terms of the definition I offered earlier, that makes Shakespeare the epitome of art—that is, something that continues to speak to future generations.

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  • I could also feel the stamping of the horses, which they had ridden out from town and hitched under the trees, where they stood all night, neighing loudly, impatient to be off.

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  • Another, the red, stout Nesvitski, lay on a bed with his arms under his head, laughing with an officer who had sat down beside him.

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  • She put her large hand under Natasha's face and turned it toward her.

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  • Certainly she had been under a lot of stress.

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  • She backed out of the tent and tucked it under the mattress.

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  • Was that what Sarah had found so amusing the first day - the fact that she hadn't melted under Yancey's stern gaze?

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  • They also showed me in another place what they thought was a "leach-hole," through which the pond leaked out under a hill into a neighboring meadow, pushing me out on a cake of ice to see it.

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  • On Rostov's inquiry as to how the matter stood, he at once produced from under his pillow a paper he had received from the commission and the rough draft of his answer to it.

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  • How much more complex than this is the game of war, which occurs under certain limits of time, and where it is not one will that manipulates lifeless objects, but everything results from innumerable conflicts of various wills!

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  • Mrs. Marsh's face was white, and her eyes red and swollen, with dark circles under them.

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  • Thus his moral ground is taken from under his feet.

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  • Carmen let the bed rail down and jerked the tent from under the mattress, allowing Destiny to crawl close.

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  • The ground dropped out from under her, and she arrived back into the mortal world.

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  • There is a tradition that under this tree King Philip, the heroic Indian chief, gazed his last on earth and sky.

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  • And the two friends told each other of their doings, the one of his hussar revels and life in the fighting line, the other of the pleasures and advantages of service under members of the Imperial family.

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  • But they all stood in the same lines, under one command, and in a like order.

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  • They all had but one wish: to advance as soon as possible against the enemy under the Emperor's command.

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  • You know--under the paperweight on the little table.

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  • The sun had been under a cloud all day, and there had been brief showers; but suddenly the sun broke forth in all its southern splendour.

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  • Every day in imagination I made a trip round the world, and I saw many wonders from the uttermost parts of the earth--marvels of invention, treasuries of industry and skill and all the activities of human life actually passed under my finger tips.

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  • Mr. Irons, a neighbour of theirs, was a good Latin scholar; it was arranged that I should study under him.

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  • The impression that Miss Sullivan educated Helen Keller "under the direction of Mr. Anagnos" is erroneous.

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  • She buried me under the pillows and then I grew very slow like tree out of ground.

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  • He has a great bundle of white oak bark under his arm for a sick man, gathered this Sunday morning.

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  • The abdomen under the wings of the butterfly still represents the larva.

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  • I took up the chip on which the three I have particularly described were struggling, carried it into my house, and placed it under a tumbler on my window-sill, in order to see the issue.

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  • Sometimes he would come up unexpectedly on the opposite side of me, having apparently passed directly under the boat.

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  • He went to his bed, drew a purse from under the clean pillow, and sent for wine.

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  • Everyone at headquarters was still under the spell of the day's council, at which the party of the young had triumphed.

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  • The fire died down for a moment and wreaths of black smoke rolled from under the roof.

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  • Coming out onto a field under the enemy's fire, this brave general went straight ahead, leading his men under fire, without considering in his agitation whether going into action now, with a single division, would be of any use or no.

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  • A long sigh escaped her lips as she slid back down under the covers.

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  • Strong warm fingers touched her hand and a palm slid under hers, forcing her hands apart.

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  • Well, if he's under there, he's going to be stuck there for a while.

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  • "Were you ever before shut up in a cave, far under the earth, with no way of getting out?" enquired the horse, seriously.

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  • Some one was drawing water and my teacher placed my hand under the spout.

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  • Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison.

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  • It is not many moments that I live under a government, even in this world.

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  • Would you like to kiss me? she whispered almost inaudibly, glancing up at him from under her brows, smiling, and almost crying from excitement.

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  • There was warm blood under his arm.

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  • He put the letter under the candlestick and closed his eyes.

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  • Ferapontov's wife, who till then had not ceased wailing under the shed, became quiet and with the baby in her arms went to the gate, listening to the sounds and looking in silence at the people.

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  • Later, she lay in bed, tucked warmly under the covers as his boots clicked away from her on the hardwood floor - down the hall and into the den.

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  • I wish you would go and fetch my satchel, two lanterns, and a can of kerosene oil that is under the seat.

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  • Under the lower pillow.

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  • And before the end of the journey Aesop had nothing to carry, while the other slaves were groaning under their heavy loads.

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  • In 2009, in the United States of America, the poverty threshold for a single person under sixty-five was about $11,000 a year; the threshold for a family group of four, including two children, was about $22,000 a year.

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  • Under other circumstances, she might have enjoyed having the upper hand, but right now she didn't feel much like playing games.

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  • Pulling her blanket from under the wagon seat, she shook it and checked under the wagon for unwelcome guests.

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  • She threw her blanket under the wagon.

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  • He watched her for a few minutes while she crawled under the wagon and pulled her blanket around her shoulders, and then he walked away.

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  • But what if we buried the supplies under the wagons and then burned the wagons?

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  • The decision made, everybody grabbed a shovel and started digging under their wagon.

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  • He peered sullenly from under the brim of his hat.

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  • She chewed her lower lip and studied him from under lowered lashes.

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  • Her legs felt like posts, but she drug one foot in front of another until the ground under her feet seemed to change.

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  • Maybe Pete and the guys had reached Ashley by now and a rescue mission was already under way to get them.

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  • Under the hat, her hair was filthy and matted.

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  • He ducked under the water and came up, wiping the water from his eyes and pushing his hair back.

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  • She turned her back on Bordeaux and pulled her shirt from her pants, unbuttoning it so that the water could reach the sweat stained area under her breasts.

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  • That night they slept under the stars - Bordeaux a respectable distance from her, but close enough to assist if anything went wrong in the night.

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  • The girl flirted with him under long dark lashes.

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  • She rose from her chair and pushed it under the table.

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  • She squirmed under his penetrating stare.

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  • Her gaze tried to outrun the headlights and then followed the broken line on the highway as it leaped from the dark and shot forward, disappearing under the truck.

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  • She scooted the chair under the table and tossed the rag in the hamper.

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  • She leaned forward, examining the lurking figures under the surface.

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  • Under that facade of indifference beats a heart primed for breaking.

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  • A sliver of light under Cade's door suggested he was already awake.

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  • She tucked her legs under her skirt and gnawed at her lower lip.

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  • He lifted her chin with two fingers, and the expression on his face might have been amusing under different circumstances.

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  • He tucked her under the covers as if she were a child.

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  • By the time she brought lunch and a blanket down, he had a large area cleared under the cottonwood tree.

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  • She clutched the blanket under her chin and shivered.

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  • She sat on her feet and huddled under the blanket, watching the flames grow.

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  • She squirmed to get out from under him, but the movement was misinterpreted.

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  • She gently worked her nightgown out from under him, hoping all the while that he wouldn't wake.

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  • At one end of the field was a lean-to shelter with some kind of equipment stored under it.

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  • A doctor appointment confirmed what she already knew, and that everything was normal - as normal as they could be under the circumstances.

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  • She folded the form and stuck it under the cookie jar.

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  • Never the less he and Martha have four married years under their belts and are expecting their first child.

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  • From the porch we could see the huddled figure of Howie Abbott sitting under a large red umbrella on the edge of the pier.

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  • The light was coming from under a closed door at the end of a hallway.

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  • He grabbed the child under his arm and after dropping the now limp boy on the other side, climbed back over.

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  • Under Martha's soothing, near hypnotizing voice, Howie fell asleep quickly.

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  • We have to limit the strain we place him under or he'll break.

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  • Under no circumstances should we ever personally get directly involved with a case.

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  • I reached under the seat for the gun as I rolled down the window.

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  • There was no question of guilt as the child was definitely snatched under duress.

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  • Once Howie was under, he broke a record for duration; one hour and eighteen minutes.

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  • If you come under attack, you'll need an alternate identity... something similar to witness protection.

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  • We deserve a little privacy, especially Howie; he's under the most pressure.

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  • The gap in the abductions we're looking at is under ten years, meaning he was probably sent up for a lesser crime that could be anything from robbery, burglary, serious assault or rape.

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  • I was in the country when I reached under the seat and retrieved a long and sinister knife.

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  • A frightened woman is trussed up like a turkey, under my back bed.

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  • I parked my home on wheels under a tree and unbound my reluctant guest.

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  • How could a person keep their sanity under those circumstances?

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  • Howie had tried to explain to us that when he was under, as he called it, he had trouble telling if he was speaking aloud.

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  • I'm under surveillance and my secure lines might not be so secure anymore.

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  • I questioned the newspaper woman in Boston, by telephone, in hopes of enticing her to meet with me under the guise of my writing a magazine article.

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  • Baby Claire helped too, by taking her turn by demanding attention while I spent the time worrying about how I could protect the nest of fragile souls under my care.

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  • Was I paranoid, feeling we were under assault?

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  • I struck out, at least under his name.

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  • Before I could, the door was kicked open I was grabbed about the neck in a strangle hold that gagged me and a knife jabbed upward under my chin!

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  • If Howie wants to continue, let him do it under the some government program.

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  • He travelled under an alias; Luke Greely.

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  • The structure was just under seventy feet long and about twelve feet high; said to be the height designed to accommodate a wagon fully loaded with hay.

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  • 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.

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  • He signed in at a camp ground under a different name.

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  • The outside camera is virtually undetectable under a roof overhang.

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  • The ceiling above us was divided with half the room beneath a concrete slab and the remainder under what appeared as thick planking, well out of reach to either of us.

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  • At under five and a half feet, she wasn't sure how she was supposed to find her brother among the people around her.

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  • "Still under five seconds," she said with a sultry smile.

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  • None had time to grab the weapons under their cots before gunfire exploded through the garage door and slammed into them.

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  • His humor dissipated at the sight of the black circles under her two-toned eyes.

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  • Darian lay on his back staring at the ceiling with brooding golden eyes, his horribly scarred body hidden under turtleneck and gloves and socks, even in the safety of his room.

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  • "Of all the weapons under the bed, you chose that one?" he asked, looking at the scissors.

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  • She still looked fatigued, with dark circles under her eyes and skin pale beneath the caramel.

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  • She felt the sudden urge to join Sunny under the bed.

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  • Dusty looked up from the computer screen as Toni walked in, staggering under the weight of a massive box.

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  • He obeyed and sat across from her, shifting in his seat several times under her gaze.

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  • Dusty didn't know if a few months of Darian having his own mind back were enough to erase thousands of years under the control of another.

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  • Talon shoved her back into the valley with a snarled threat under his breath, and she hurried out of the trough again, breathing hard by the time she'd clambered twenty feet to the top.

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  • I need to know if the infected town is still under lockdown.

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  • She was under the protection of the Others.

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  • He grunted as he shoved it in front of the door moments before the door bucked under the force of some otherworldly being.

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  • She strained under the weight of his body, and they staggered to her car.

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  • Jenn snapped awake and sat, reaching for the gun under her pillow.

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  • I ran into the Original Vamp already and am under the impression all the Original Beings are free.

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  • If I have a doctor's note saying I'm under their care, isn't that good enough until they figure it out?

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  • I have Antoine under surveillance.

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  • She staggered under the weight of them, dropping to her knees.

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  • "Sofia!" he snarled, burying his head under a pillow.

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  • She turned to see him pull a knife from under his pillow.

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  • His head remained shoved under a pillow, and his body relaxed, as if he were falling back asleep.

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  • He'd been as gentle with her as he'd known how, and still she suffered under the weight of the visions.

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  • She curled up in a chair, afraid to move too quickly under the tense Guardian's gaze.

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  • Two years, or just under.

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  • His gaze returned to Sofia, and she crossed her arms under his scrutiny.

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  • He made his way through the crowded halls, grunting under the weight of the man.

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  • He was there to save your brother when Isac finished and kept him under control using Claire's blood.

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  • Snow crunched under her feet and quickly soaked her flimsy slippers.

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  • Just under six feet tall, wide-shouldered and lean, Darkyn's youthful appearance was framed by short, dark hair.

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  • But her thoughts were falling under the control of something else.

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  • She cried out, body convulsing under waves of pleasure intense enough to push her towards unconsciousness.

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  • There were dark circles under his eyes, and his face was drawn.

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  • Deidre noticed the circles under her eyes, and her air was agitated.

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  • The bed shifted under the weight of Darkyn's frame as he settled in beside her.

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  • In it was a green soul, glowing faintly like an emerald under a jeweler's lamp.

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  • The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.

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  • He knew Cynthia wanted to update him on her talk with Martha, but both realized time was short as they planned to take Martha to dinner for her last night under Bird Song's wing.

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  • I thought Jake Weller already had an under sheriff.

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  • She tucked her hands under her bottom to stop.

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  • Maria has things under control.

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  • The couple was newly married, Bird Song still under construction, and with Fred out of town, they stole two days on a camping honeymoon.

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  • Brandon Westlake remained under his colorful cover until he was sure the Deans were with wheels.

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  • Mostly what's under it, but you should toss that tee shirt.

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  • He could lie and tell them he was a police officer or sheriff and maybe squeeze some tidbit of information about recently released mom Patsy, but surely Fitzgerald would find out and tank his election ambitions, if those aspirations weren't already six feet under.

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  • Water under the proverbial.

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  • His sole venture at the end of a rope was the prior winter in Ouray's ice climbing park, under even more tenuous circumstances.

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  • Her feet skidded out from under her and she spun around, clutching desperately to the limb, twisting into a sitting position and sliding until she was sitting before him.

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  • She grabbed it frantically as he put his hands under her arms and pulled her to a standing position, her face only inches from his.

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  • Dean crawled on his hands and knees, peering under the vehicle for Billy's young girlfriend but there was no one else, only a liquor bottle—unlike its victim, unbroken.

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  • One member of Mountain Rescue grabbed him under the arms while another unfastened his line, but he shook off their ministrations while he tried to focus on the activity going on around him.

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  • It's true Mr. Dean has been under fire—it's fortunate we're standing here today—not sitting.

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  • As he drove back to town, he continued to mull over what Under Sheriff Larkin had said about Fitzgerald.

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  • Previously, the child was under the protection of her mother.

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  • I've got it under control.

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  • At first I couldn't locate her because she was going under her maiden name, Radisson.

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  • The headlines of the local newspaper proudly announced, "Under Sheriff Solves Fifty-Year-Old Murder," which Lydia neither confirmed nor denied, nor did the Deans offer public comment.

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  • I want you to be my Under Sheriff.

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  • He accepted her offer and thus became Under Sheriff of Ouray County, Colorado.

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  • The mating bond of the Immortals and deities and the blood bond of the demons were the two oldest bonds, unbreakable under the Immortal Code and from the laws older than the Code.

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  • Just under seven feet tall and muscular, he wore all black with weapons strapped to various parts of his body.

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  • Back and forth, back and forth, in a way that left her skin tingling and her feeling as if she was falling under some sort of spell.

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  • She wasn't going to fall under the spell of Gabriel's strong body, his passion, his taste.

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  • "Do you like the forest?" she asked, suddenly nervous under his scrutiny.

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  • I'm under strict orders to keep you safe.

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  • Deidre gritted her teeth, silently cursing everyone under the sun for not keeping better track of the souls.

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  • When Deidre was close enough, Gabriel stretched out and gripped the rope looped under her shoulders.

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  • Their first and only exchange hadn't been pleasant and resulted in a deal made under duress.

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  • Setting Destiny back on the changing table again, Carmen pushed a shoe back on her foot and tickled her under the arm.

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  • All eyes were on him as he held the infant in front of him, one hand under her body and the other supporting her head.

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  • One flip of the switch and she retraced her steps, quietly slipping under the covers to snuggle close to Alex again.

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  • Something big plunged away through the brush and Alex swore under his breath.

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  • Finally he released one hand and lifted it to her face, crooking a finger under her chin to lift it.

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  • After a while Lori came back in and said she was under arrest.

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  • Many times she caught herself wondering what Alex would do and what he would want her to do under the circumstances.

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  • For a moment surprise captured her tongue and she basked under the warmth of that chocolate gaze.

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  • His hand slipped under hers, his palm making warm contact with hers, and then his fingers found their way to lace with hers.

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  • She reached up and shut off the light, crawling back under the covers.

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  • He expertly captured the chicken's head and then reached under her, extracting the eggs.

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  • I'd rather just buy some chicks and put them under her.

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  • The sound of the ocean was calming under the full moon, the steady ebb and flow of waves drawing him to sit on the beach.

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  • At under six feet tall, Logan was still almost half a foot taller than she was.

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  • By the time she reached the beach house, her face was Smurf blue and she was laboring under the weight of the treasures she'd found.

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  • Her face grew hot under his scrutiny, and she was grateful for the face paint covering her blush.

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  • "Is kissing a stranger on the beach under the full moon on your bucket list?" he whispered.

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  • Terrified Gabriel was coming to kill her, she sought a place to hide, finally settling on a small, dark space under a counter.

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  • I prefer to keep under the radar.

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  • Her features were drawn in the moonlight, and there were circles under her eyes.

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  • Worse, he wasn't able to operate under the radar for much longer, now that Gabriel had claimed his mate.

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  • All it took was a few seconds for her to fall under Wynn's influence.

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  • Deidre's gaze fell to his shapely shoulder, thick bicep and roped forearm as he extended one arm high enough for Katie to walk under.

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  • A billion consciences sitting under the serene surface of the water.

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  • "Under ten percent," he replied.

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  • Wow. How far under?

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  • If it didn't work, she'd die while under.

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  • But, if you do this one thing, you increase your chances of being relatively okay by about thirty seven percent for a total of just under fifty-fifty.

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  • "I don't think that was his intention," Deidre muttered under her breath.

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  • She refused to send him to school or to go to work, determined to figure out what insanity was going on under her roof.

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  • No offense, but I'm under the impression the others didn't have a chance to object.

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  • The boy had clambered across her bed, shrieked happily, and chased the cat under the bed.

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  • She looked up at Sasha, her heart hammering under his hungry look.

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  • "And I'm not free," she added under her breath.

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  • Obviously too long under his keep to know what to do with herself in the real world?

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  • "Katie," Ully hissed, as if they were kids hiding under the porch and not in the obvious line of sight of everyone in the room.

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  • Toby said you've been under the weather.

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  • Katie crawled under the comforter.

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  • Only then did she venture closer to where they.d been and snag a small box smoothly from the shelf, pushing it under everything else to the bottom of the bag.

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  • She returned to her chamber, where Lankha still worked his magic on an unconscious Toby under Ully.s watchful gaze.

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  • He trotted down a set of black lacquered stairs, an iPad tucked under one arm.

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  • Jade had trained under Kris, the greatest of the Immortal warriors, and knew Sasha to be a lazy fighter.

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  • She darted to the other side of the bed and dropped to her stomach, peering under the bed through the door.

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  • Lankha was nearly buckling under the weight of Toby.

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  • Kiki tucked his iPad under his arm and opened a portal through which all three went before Rhyn followed.

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  • If he was, it would be in the trunk under his bed.

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  • She eased the small trunk out from under his bed and carried it into the hallway.

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  • Her Immortal guard poked his head in every corner and door and looked under the bed before he left her in peace.

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  • The death dealer emerged from the hall running between the two wings, the trembling form of Lankha held under one arm like a bag of cement.

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  • Rhyn took the small creature under one arm.

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  • A few minutes later, Rhyn went down under Gabriel.s blow, rolled, then bounded up, but not before Darkyn slashed his side.

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  • The waves had pulled her under before darkness took her.

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  • She tucked the creature in her hands under one arm and left the small room for a long corridor in similar dark grey which glowed more brightly from indistinguishable light sources.

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  • "If not, we can steal a spaceship and go home," Kiera added under her breath.

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  • She didn't see one woman under six feet tall or any man who didn't tower over six feet.

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  • She assessed him again and shifted under his scrutiny before looking away.

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  • Her body strained under muscle fatigue as the form became increasingly complex and slower.

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  • He watched for quite a while, until the model reached a level that had taken him years of apprenticeship under his father to achieve.

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  • She manipulated the scene before her and saw his concern: the only food repository in the area was under attack.

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  • Qatwal is under attack.

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  • "That was sweet of you to take Donnie under your wing," she said.

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  • Cynthia followed her husband into the room, holding the Annie Quincy dress in front of her, with a bundle of under garments beneath her arm.

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  • Fred O'Connor beat a hasty retreat out the back door, looking like the Pied Piper with Donnie and Martha tagging behind, the Annie Quincy notebook under his arm.

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  • She would apologize to him personally and in the future at least place the alarm under a pillow so only she would hear it.

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  • Claire gave a hint of a nod, remaining under the archway to the parlor, as if entering might subject her to some vile disease from these common folk.

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  • He didn't even bother to search his mental library under pithy, tasteless and nasty retorts.

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  • Edith Shipton had come down the stairs and was standing under the archway.

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  • You're on a belayed line that is passed under one thigh and over the opposite shoulder so that it can be paid out, nice and smooth, a little at a time....

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  • All persons under the age of eighteen must complete and mail a consent of minors use of the ice park in the box below.

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  • And what Cynthia Byrne might have become in a different century, under different circumstances, without a David Dean beside her.

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  • They'd have you sitting down under a hot light, spending a few hours while a gang of suits practiced twenty questions on you.

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  • Am I under arrest?

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  • She was petrified he'd follow her, by tracing her credit card receipts, so much so she'd registered under an assumed name.

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  • It seems her aunt is a bit under the weather, again.

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  • I've got this place under control.

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  • A tiny red haired woman, under five feet, Dean guessed, emerged from the vehicle that bore Colorado license plates.

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  • The paper says she was extremely distraught and sedated, and under a suicide watch.

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  • Water dripped from above and tiny snowballs cascaded down the slope, bouncing off his un-helmeted head and under his collar as his line scoured the bank of snow above him.

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  • Dean knotted his rope with trembling hands as he looked down on the man nearly directly under him.

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  • She threw herself at Ryland, practically under Shipton's nose.

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  • He had learned under Gabriel's tutelage how to influence them to forget.

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  • He would never feed on a woman under 21 years old.

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  • He tapped her gently under the chin.

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  • This is yours if you get those puppies bagged and ready to go in under three minutes.

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  • He felt her shiver under his lips.

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  • How did he let her get under his skin like that?

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  • The dining room table was set with a linen tablecloth under a handmade lace cover, fine china, Waterford crystal and brass chargers.

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  • He brushed by him on his way to the bar and snarled under his breath, "You better close that mouth before I shove my fist in it."

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  • After making sure she was asleep, he carefully slid out from under her feet and headed to the studio.

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  • They kissed, and Jackson immediately felt her yield under his embrace.

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  • Jackson is a bit under the weather.

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  • Abstaining would make for a long night, so he carefully slid out from under her and crept downstairs.

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  • She curled her legs under herself, and put her head on his shoulder.

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  • Jackson felt uncomfortable under both women's scrutiny.

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  • Elisabeth's body began to move under the duvet, as if she were stretching.

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  • A soft moan sounding nothing like her reached his ears, and then slowly, out from under the cover, emerged a huge wolf with bronze colored fur.

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  • She shifted under his gaze.

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  • He skulked to the sofa, lifted her legs and sat under them.

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  • Elisabeth has been under pressure from the pack long before meeting you.

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  • As he rose to find Elisabeth, he noticed her engagement ring on the nightstand with a note under it.

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  • We should bury him under the scarlet oak.

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  • Katie wasn't lazy, but she didn't like getting dirt under her fingernails.

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  • The frigid air would simply sneak under the house and ooze up through the cracks in the floor.

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  • The snow crunched under their feet and the icy carried Katie's words back in a cloud of steam.

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  • She ducked under Katie's arm and entered the dairy.

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  • She turned on the faucet, plunging her hands under the icy stream of water and gasped.

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  • He tucked the chicken under his arm and hesitantly joined her at the porch steps.

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  • Alex held a chair for Lori, and Josh glanced uncomfortably at Carmen, running a hand through unruly red hair as he spoke under his breath in a sarcastic tone.

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  • From the corner of her eye she saw the gray truck pushing a trail down the drive and dodged out of its path, completely forgetting about the stump hidden under the snow.

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  • With lightning speed, Alex moved in close, jerking one of Josh's legs out from under him.

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  • He swore under his breath as he crossed the room to examine her neck.

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  • "Once bitten, twice shy," she muttered under her breath.

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  • I poured cement in the hole he dug under the hen house.

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  • Tucking the kid under her coat, Carmen started back down the hill.

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  • Tucking it under her coat, she limped to the cabinet and drug out a few towels.

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  • Something was stuck under her nose and when she tried to move her hand, something tugged on it.

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  • Carmen tried to sit up again, and that was when she realized she had an IV in her hand and an oxygen hose under her nose.

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  • We've got it all under control, so just relax and get well.

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  • She tucked the sheet under her arms and rested her chin on her hands.

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  • The diversion was helping her get her emotions under control.

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  • At that moment, the bobber plunged under the surface of the water.

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  • The narrow black highway ribboned smoothly down hill under a canopy of trees.

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  • The water goes under the wheel to turn it.

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  • His fingers slipped under her shirt, warmly working at the muscles in her back.

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  • Would it have looked any better if he had come in a few minutes earlier when Alex had his hand under her shirt?

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  • Was he under court order?

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  • He was watching her intently and his face was pale under the tan.

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  • Whenever she seemed to be getting herself under control, a fresh bout of sobs would begin.

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  • Hopefully they wouldn't find the spot and get out again before she could fix it... and then she saw it - a wallowed out place under the fence.

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  • Running from it was probably the worst thing she could do, but panic had set in and her legs were under control of her mind.

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  • Under the circumstances, Carmen didn't want to drive Alex's truck, so she accepted Josh and Lori's invitation to ride with them.

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  • His hand found hers under the table and he laced his fingers through hers.

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  • She, however, saw the lines of pain and exhaustion under his eyes.

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  • Greenie's got us searching under every rock.

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  • There were circles under their eyes and strain in their features.

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  • Four keys capable of destroying a continent—and winning a war—were taken under their noses.

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  • He tucked the micro under his pillow, returning his intense gaze to her.

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  • "Allegedly," Elise added under her breath.

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  • "She'll probably have an issue with being under the protection of the PMF," Tim said.

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  • The scent of burnt metal and flesh soon followed, then chaos as Elise and Dan moved away from her, each going in the opposite direction under the cover of smoke.

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  • I'll reassign the Appalachia militia temporarily under someone else.

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  • Under the seat is a box with vests and water-breathers.

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  • Reach under the bench and grab it.

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  • Reach under the bench.

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  • Her fingers worked across the hard metal seat and under.

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  • She stood carefully and tugged it out from under the seat.

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  • Lana smiled, amused at such hardcore words from a woman whose frail frame would struggle under the weight of a laser shotgun.

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  • Jack's snoring and the Horsemen under her pillow kept her from sleeping well.

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  • Everyone stays in the city or under it.

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  • There's a tunnel under here.

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  • "We're about to walk under the next town," Elise said with a glance at her micro.

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  • The jets came from the west, beyond the river, a realization that didn't register until the ground shook under the impact of the first laser missile strike dropped.

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  • She gave it a few more commands then buried it under a bush.

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  • He hid the rest of his weapons under some bushes near the entrance to the underground world and drew a deep breath.

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  • "He's under," she said.

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  • Gabriel cursed under his breath.  He had no way of knowing what kind of test a deity like Death could create, but it wasn't likely to be good.  While he had full faith in Rhyn, he also knew better than to trust the petite woman in white standing in his dream.

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  • Katie chuckled, and he was almost relieved at the sight of her smile.  Her features had grown paler and gaunter under his watch.  He feared the underworld would sink her spirit, too.  One of them had to have some sort of hope they'd make it out alive.

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  • The feeling of the angel's soft, cold hand in his own reminded Rhyn of the first thing he'd touched in Hell that hadn't been stone.  Gabriel had brought him a book with a worn, leather-like cover, and he'd lost himself dwelling on the sensation of buttery leather under his fingertips after the hazy nightmare that had been his existence in Hell.

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  • I don't think both of us will make it out of the underworld.  It makes me think about all the things I wish I'd done before I died.  I wanted to backpack through Europe and go on a cruise somewhere warm.  I wanted to make love with you on the beach under the full moon.  Without worrying about demons or Kris or anything.

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  • Katie turned away and snatched Toby's hand.  They approached the demons tentatively, waiting for the quiet creatures to attack rather than move.  As if under a trance, the demons moved away in synchronized steps.

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  • Death lowered the hand displaying the end of the world scenario.  The images of Gabe fighting demons switched to those of Katie on the beach under the moonlight.  Rhyn's breath caught at the sight of her.  She appeared exhausted, tattered, and drenched from the underworld rain.  She'd never looked as beautiful as she did, even if she looked as if she'd just left the underworld.  Toby was with her, pulling her from the beach towards the Sanctuary.

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  • Rhyn paced under the watchful gaze of the convent member, itching to leave Kiki to find Katie.  Instead, he forced himself to wait.  He'd lost one brother this night.  He wanted to make sure Kiki was okay before leaving him.

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  • He hesitated and then held out a hand.  She took it.  His warm hands were rough and large.  He squeezed hers.  He led her away from the courtyard and lights into the dark night.  They walked hand in hand for a few moments, alone under the full moon.  She'd walked with him before, but this night, it was different.  She felt the shift between them.

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  • That was under the bed, in the back corner.

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  • Vinnie hadn't been marked because no one knew he'd accompanied the boys, until the twins came out from under their rock the prior weekend and were quickly nabbed and "ques­tioned."

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  • "There are occasions in life when financial caution gets tossed out the window," he added, "son. That's all water under the bridge.

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  • If I had any pride, I'd stay in bed and hide this body under the covers.

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  • The body looked like a flipped fish—a huge white under belly.

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  • It would have been much more convenient if the customer under the sheet had been Jeffrey Byrne.

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  • He then took a deep breath and began work on her under things.

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  • After showering and dressing, he wrote a short note explaining he would be at police headquarters until midmorning and slipped it under her door.

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  • As soon as she saw him, she ducked her head under a sheet to hide.

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  • "Water under the bridge," he answered.

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  • It started out as a joke with a water pistol until the storeowner shoved 89 dollars at them and ducked under the counter screaming his head off.

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  • Jonathan Winston said there wasn't a forwarding notice on file under Cleary or Corbin.

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  • He buys something different under another name.

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  • Willoughby's was old hardwood and brass under 70 years of bad breath and nicotine, catering to a tenth the crowd of bygone days.

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  • He identified himself, and told Mayer everything was under control and he needn't worry.

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  • He could have stayed in the gym of Cortez-Montezuma High School but the weather was pleasant and he wanted to try out his newly pur­chased equipment under the western skies.

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  • After the two men called it a night and Fred returned to his guesthouse lodging, Dean sat outside his tent lingering under more stars than he had ever viewed in his life.

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  • Maybe he signed up under a second name when he found out someone had been asking about him in Scranton.

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  • Of course the pros had someone shove a new bike under them before they stopped rolling.

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  • But, it was all water under the bridge.

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  • They were so graceful, their muscles rippling under shiny coats as they moved.

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  • I guess he thought I didn't have anything on under it and asked if I was just now getting home.

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  • She carried her shoes up the hill and stopped under the big oak tree to put them on.

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  • He was trying to keep the situation under control – for her sake.

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  • She snuggled under the blanket and listened to the rain.

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  • " she glanced at her watch and amended, "today is my wedding day and I don't want bags under my eyes from lack of sleep."

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  • I suppose it's normal under the circumstances.

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  • Gently lifting his arm, she slid out from under it.

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  • Well, just be glad you don't have to shave under your arms.

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  • "I'm sorry," she said, ducking her head to avoid a branch as she walked under it.

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  • She caught up with Brutus near the tree line and that was when she saw it – half hidden under a dead limb.

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  • She squirmed under his gaze.

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  • There was no light under the door.

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  • Rocks had been piled to make a shelter under the cliff across from them.

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  • He chuckled again and she kicked his foot under the table.

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  • She kicked his boot under the table.

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  • Better keep it under your hat, though.

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  • And to think I slept in the room right under this one.

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  • His eyes flashed darkly and his face went pale under the tan.

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  • Her eyes were swollen and red, and there were dark circles under them.

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  • Something was under her nose.

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  • You're still under the anesthetic.

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  • For some reason, the flowers under that tree made her feel uneasy.

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  • All right, but don't be surprised if I panic now and then and try to scramble out of the water — or even pull you under with me.

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  • Finally he took a slow breath and let it out, his shoulders drooping as if under some great load.

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  • His skin flushed under the dark tan.

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  • It's funny how they grow under that tree.

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  • She wouldn't stand under that tree and say good-by to the only child she would ever have.

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  • A golden leaf floated down in the cool morning mist and joined a carpet of others under the tree.

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  • Breakfast under the trees I love?

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  • He made love to her under the forest canopy, the way he had their first night.

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  • He reached under the table for one of the scrolls.

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  • She had just under fourteen days left with the Black God until his bargain with her boss was up, and she could go home.

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  • The winter storm made her want to huddle under the covers.

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  • Darian tucked the feline under his arm with one more look at the mirror.

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  • She stripped out of her vest and hid her bag under the sink.

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  • Darian cursed at it under his breath, knowing it hadn't done what he said.

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  • The small town had only dirt roads, and his glanced lingered towards a farmers market under the awnings in the center, a couple of blocks away.

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  • "Under the bushes," Larry added.

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  • Darian deflected it and dropped his hip, sweeping her legs out from under her.

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