How to use After in a sentence

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  • He has come after me.

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  • After the service, Alex was unusually silent.

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  • Hour after hour he stood and watched.

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  • After he left, she lifted one of the suitcases and placed it on the bed.

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  • I'll be fine after we rest for a little bit.

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  • Additionally, right below that is a section called, "What Do Customers Ultimately Buy After Viewing This Item?"

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  • After a while he rang the bell again, very loudly.

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  • Hopefully he would be in a better mood after they got back home.

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  • One ball after another came whizzing near him.

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  • Some time after this, Zeuxis painted another wonderful picture.

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  • Julia called after him.

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  • They now bade farewell to the kind but unseen people of the cottage, and after the man had called their attention to a high, pyramid-shaped mountain on the opposite side of the Valley, and told them how to travel in order to reach it, they again started upon their journey.

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  • After all, her plans were going so well.

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  • After is getting a lot of hits.

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  • Darian picked up after the first ring.

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  • Fifteen years after that, I got the computer on which I currently am typing.

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  • Toni bellowed, tearing after her.

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  • After lunch, all four of them went outside to play ball.

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  • Carmen stared after her and shook her head.

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  • After one last look around to see if she was being watched, she started into the woods.

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  • She shut the door after they entered, and smiled wryly at Adrienne.

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  • Finals are week after next and I have to study.

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  • Have you heard about an organization called After?

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  • After many adventures I reached Omaha, only to find that all my old friends were dead or had moved away.

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  • There was another way, but after what had happened today, she was reluctant to bring it up.

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  • After having her wiggle her toes and move her ankle this way and that, he finally stepped back and observed her with a frown.

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  • They're all several hours after the fact and come from an unusual viewpoint; not where there would naturally be someone observing.

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  • The balance of the weekend went well after a slow start.

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  • Betsy spoke to Martha on the phone after dinner while Molly and I walked Bumpus.

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  • Betsy, it's after ten...

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  • She sensed Talon was about to rebel, as was she at the thought of swimming after such an exhausting walk.

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  • If you fail, I'll send Jonny here after you.

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  • He works from home and has a night job remotely monitoring real-time security cameras after hours at an office building.

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  • Sharon was born shortly after my husband remarried.

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  • After all, he wasn't a guard dog.

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  • Not until after I graduated.

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  • They should have waited until after school was out, like she had suggested.

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  • As he sat sipping his coffee after breakfast he glanced at her.

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  • She doesn't realize her time on this earth is ebbing to a close, perhaps only minutes from now after she answers my questions.

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  • After all, that spark was why he fought so hard, so humans didn't turn into someone like him.

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  • After smearing peanut butter and jam on whole wheat bread for a lunch on the fly, Dean knocked on Martha's door.

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  • It was just after midnight.

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  • After all, they had their father.

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  • You could fly down after work on Friday.

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  • No words were exchanged until much later, after our naked and robust greeting.

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  • After examining the various dials and switches on Quinn's machines, I had a fairly clear idea of each; I could turn it on and increase and decrease the settings.

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  • After all, no one in history has ever been able to look into the past the way we do.

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  • After twenty minutes into the session, I became concerned we were nearing his maximum.

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  • He accelerated amid a spray of pebbles as he raced after the receding tail lights far up the road.

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  • After all, I'd designed it to be imperturbable.

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  • Fingers and thumbs were struck constantly and after a few hours I was the first to fall.

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  • A young man cowers and cries, perhaps in memory long after his sister is gone.

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  • The two worlds were sealed after the Schism.

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  • It'd gotten worse after she touched him in the car.

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  • 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.

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  • From what Fred says after snooping on the Internet, Mr. Westlake is quite wealthy.

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  • That's where the kids sometimes go, and after the water fight we figured they'd be celebrating.

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  • Not after what I did to you.

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  • By some means, however, he learned to read; and after that he loved nothing so much as a good book.

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  • After awhile the need of some means of communication became so urgent that these outbursts occurred daily, sometimes hourly.

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  • After lunch, Giddon's offer to help Lisa with the dishes was met by a raised eyebrow from Sarah.

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  • After a while Giddon and the driver emerged from the building.

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  • She caught him alone in the hallway after supper, while Julia and Rachel were in the kitchen doing dishes.

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  • Timing was with her and she was able to take all the state exams shortly after graduating.

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  • After a few questions, she hung up with an appointment scheduled for the following Saturday.

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  • On the positive side, at that rate their conversation should be over by five minutes after nine.

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  • After breakfast tomorrow she would leave.

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  • Schedules were exchanged until a free weekend opened up, after our obligatory trip to Iowa and Betsy's parents.

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  • After a fair amount of fumbling with the lock I was in.

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  • I must have slept immediately after she left.

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  • The nurse interrupted him with a series of questions about my well-being and left after telling me a doctor would visit and breakfast was on the way.

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  • After I managed to get in I fished around for a light switch and found they didn't work.

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  • After ten minutes of pushing back branches, I spotted the back of a pop up trailer.

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  • After more gut wrenching waiting the word came in.

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  • Jonny stayed after their father's death, while she moved closer to her mom on the west coast.

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  • She tied her hair back and straightened the sweatshirt, somewhat relieved and disappointed it hadn't been Aaron at the door after all.

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  • After an hour-long attempt to expel his wired energy, he returned to his room to the sound of his cell phone ringing.

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  • After millennia dealing with the dark side of humanity, he didn't think there was anyone else pure left.

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  • Just said he was coming back for me after he went away for a couple days, Bianca said with a shrug.

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  • She rose, bored after being trapped alone the whole day in the condo, and peered through the peephole.

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  • If Darian can't return her, I'll bring her back after the battle is over.

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  • The air was heavy and fragrant, the wet, solid sand near the ocean welcome after her initial attempt to keep up in the sugary sand higher up the beach.

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  • Jonny turned and walked away, disappearing after a few steps.

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  • He was alive, after all, and there was some good to him for wanting to make things right.

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  • He bolted after her and tackled her.

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  • We'll evac all Naturals and Guardian assets from Tucson Sector after the Quarterly and send in a clean-up crew.

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  • She checked the clock on the nightstand then the notepad listing the time of the flight she'd booked the afternoon before after exploring the mansion.

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  • That was right after I met them, before the Schism and being paroled to earth.

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  • Pierre trotted after her into the cold morning.

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  • Though I could always wait until tomorrow, after Darkyn deals with you.

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  • According to the brief phone call, the ten-year-old girl's natural mother, another loser like faux foster mother Janet, had been recently discharged to a halfway house after doing hard time in the state's Cañon City facility.

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  • After pantomimed introductions, she was back to her chores.

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  • I figured I owed myself a present after getting busted.

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  • I'm pleased Martha trusted us enough to confide in us, even though now I have to take my hat in my hand and talk Jake Weller into spelunking after a skeleton.

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  • After lunch, photographer Brandon Westlake took the opportunity to show a montage of his recent shots, first on the parlor coffee table, and then, as the crowd increased, he presented a full-fledged slide show.

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  • Then, after a pause he added, "Before Pop disappeared for good."

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  • It was after nine before the two had time to talk, and come to some sort of peaceful understanding.

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  • Or perhaps the theater props were kept somewhere just before the auction— after they were hauled out of the storage quarters.

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  • After Maria left to return to her duties, the pair lingered at the kitchen table.

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  • But he wasn't even in Ouray between the early 1940's, when he was a child visiting summers, and 1980, when he started coming back after his brother died.

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  • He didn't have to explain how accusing his opponent would be perceived, especially after their acrimonious debate.

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  • Decided to collect after all?

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  • He said something cute like one bottle for before and one for after.

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  • He couldn't blame her for looking incredulous after hearing the tale.

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  • It was right after Cynthia had commented on liking his perfume—what was it?

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  • She must at least think she has or surely she wouldn't have shown up after all this time and started a fuss about something that we all settled long time ago.

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  • It felt good to laugh after the events of the past week.

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  • After a pause, his voice was more controlled.

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  • After a few moments, he glanced up at her.

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  • I can pick you up at the hospital after work and we can spend the night up there.

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  • I reckon that's something that needs to be done, and them children would be better off with a woman looking after them.

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  • She stood in the road after he left, watching until he turned a corner and drove out of sight.

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  • Part of her accepted his explanations after what she'd experienced the past few days.

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  • He deserved it, after all the trouble he'd been, but these people didn't!

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  • His sister's warning came an hour after he last remembered looking at the clock.

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  • Dusty asked after a pause.

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  • The sensation intrigued her after a lifetime of rejection and isolation.

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  • I can see why they're after you.

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  • Who are all these people, and why are they after me?

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  • He disappeared, and she stared after him for a long moment before grabbing as many weapons as she could carry and returning to her room.

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  • Itching to relieve some of her own nervous energy after the run-in with the vamps, she'd reached the door when Jonny spoke again.

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  • After your leg is broken next week.

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  • Pierre trotted after her.

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  • Damian started after her, furious.

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  • Darkyn recently decided to send his demons after human kids.

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  • Deidre couldn't help wondering how the woman was able to ask such favors after hurting her so badly.

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  • After a hurried shower, he dressed and joined his silent wife in serving the gathering guests.

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  • After all, he'd abdicated all Bird Song's weekend chores in favor of his flesh-pressing tour, and Cynthia deserved a rest.

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  • After that nasty sheriff created all that fuss and arrested your stepfather, my attorney was sure the judge would call a mistrial and we'd have to start over again.

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  • After fumbling in her pocket, she found a book of matches and lit the cigarette she had stuck behind her ear.

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  • He hated the idea but understood the necessity, especially after finding the second compass in the hands of demons within a week.

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  • After condemning the human to Darkyn, how did she deserve to feel this way?

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  • In the last week, she had started going to bed after he was asleep and getting up before he woke.

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  • Mums was her first choice because of confidentiality issues, but there probably wasn't much romance at her age and after so many years of marriage.

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  • After lunch he disappeared for a while and when he finally returned, he signed that they were all going to take a ride in the buggy.

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  • The minute he released her on the ground, she ran after Jonathan.

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  • After a moment he leaned forward and kissed her on the mouth.

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  • After he left, she headed for the computer.

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  • After sobbing herself to sleep, she was almost too tired to appreciate the fact he was alive.

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  • You didn't quit because you wanted to, but because you had to after breaking those laws to spare me and Hazel, Katie added, patting her stomach.

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  • He'd recognized her the morning after their one night stand, flipped out and wanted to kill her since then.

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  • Rhyn said there are demons after you.

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  • She wasn't going to lose her only friend, not after all he'd done for her.

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  • Well then, we're on our way to happiness ever after.

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  • After a week of knowing him, she already had to concentrate hard to resist leaning into him whenever he was around.

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  • The idea of waking up to him each morning reminded her of how centered, energized and at peace she'd been after their first night together.

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  • I'm an Immortal, and Gabriel has moved on after thousands of years at your feet.

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  • She was edgy again after the hour it took to relax.

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  • She avoided looking at Gabriel, not at all certain what to think after their exchange and seeing him with another woman.

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  • Was this all there was after one died?

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  • She wanted to ask more about them and what happened after Death claimed someone, but it was a lot to deal with.

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  • It didn't make sense that there was, especially after he'd admitted to having someone else on the side.

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  • Deidre didn't expect to see it, not after how he'd treated her the past few days.

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  • The look he'd given her after she told him she was leaving made more sense.

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  • Several hours after Deidre walked through the portals back to Atlanta, Gabe's soul radar began working again.

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  • With her taste in his mouth and scent on his skin, he was about to go insane, especially after walking away from her.

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  • Demons are after her.

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  • After a moment, the deity continued.

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  • He was alive after a lifetime banished to the shadows.

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  • After the first glass of wine, she was convinced.

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  • After the fifth, she was certain she'd dreamt it all up.

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  • How long until he kicked her out of the apartment, the final act of abandonment after disrupting everything in her life?

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  • The painkillers she'd taken kicked in soon after, and she bought ice cream.

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  • After rejecting then pining for him for a few days, she wasn't ready for him to be less confused than she was.

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  • His response came after a lengthy pause.

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  • Was she willing to give life a second shot, even if Gabriel wasn't in the picture and she had no more normal friends after Wynn's betrayal?

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  • After all, he promised that he'd try and let her rewrite the awful terms of their relationship, if she survived.

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  • It was of her running and Darkyn tearing out her throat, after doing much more horrible things to her.

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  • After a moment, she entered the room.

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  • Her head felt heavy and like it was stuffed with cotton, the way she felt when she came to after surgery.

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  • I've been instructed to show you to your chamber, after which I'll be released.

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  • The woman who captured his heart in a week, something you barely did after millennia!

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  • He'll make things right with Rhyn after their nasty break?

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  • It was hazy and cool, like a beach after the evening fog rolled in.

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  • He was distracted by the feel of both after so long with nothing but stone walls beneath his fingertips.

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  • Taxis quit coming this way after rush hour.

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  • After he destroyed all her drugs, she'd suspected he'd react this way and had hidden another bottle in her bedroom.

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  • He'd found peace with Jade after Rhyn killed his first love, Lilith.

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  • It was foggy and chilly, like a walk on the beach after the fog rolled in.

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  • Only after she tossed back a couple of painkillers did she pick up the phone.

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  • She'd fallen asleep in Kris's library after half a bottle of whiskey and awoken in her own bed with a throbbing headache and dry mouth.

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  • He rose and left, and she stared after him, excited.

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  • Hey --you mind if I come over after work?

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  • She felt almost human again after the drama of her week.

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  • The pain surprised her after Lankha's gentle ministrations.

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  • Maybe I've succeeded in breaking you after all.

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  • Rhyn watched him, even more curious after the odd interaction.

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  • It melted in her mouth and ran down her throat, soothing it after her screams had run it raw.

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  • She stood for a long moment before striking out after them on foot.

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  • After several failed attempts to communicate, they proceeded in silence to the nearest town, a coastal resort-like town.

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  • After her time in Hell --where most of the monsters looked human --she didn't trust this one.

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  • She darted after him, cold on the inside yet still buzzing from whiskey.

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  • He wasn't ready to be dead-dead yet, not after all the time he'd spent in Hell and all the unfinished business he had.

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  • Wouldn't go out walking alone after dark if I was you, little girl.

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  • Last night, after he'd beheaded the four, she'd innately known he wouldn't hurt her.

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  • He didn't drink long and sealed the wound after.

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  • At his sharp tone, she quickly changed the subject, saying, "After the meeting, I have to go."

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  • He seemed at once disgusted by the fact she was a difficult mortal blood monkey and yet primitively protective, holding her as she quaked after her run-in with a man who wanted to kill her.

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  • His little mortal had come after him.

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  • No one had ever come after him before.

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  • He'd claimed her, whether in a fit of jealous fury after hearing Kris's name or for some other purpose.

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  • After two shots, she felt woozy.

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  • The legends don't say what happened, but after Rhyn killed the woman, he tried to kill Kris.

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  • He wasn't gone after all.

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  • They should arrive there before the suns set, and I shortly after.

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  • How could he say such a thing after all he had put her through?

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  • They were like old friends who came to visit after a long absence.

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  • He understood better the tension between Ne'Rin and nishani after several hesitant stories from Talal of their discussions.

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  • Maybe, just maybe, after that happened, he would let her go home.

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  • Kiera went, looking back once to see Mansr staring hard after her.

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  • She stared after him, uncertain what to think.

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  • I'm going-- " "He's gone weak after all these years at battle and lost sight of winning back our planet!

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  • I was bored after he kidnapped me and left me with his sisters, she replied.

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  • She hesitated, ashamed to feel a sense of suspicion after Ne'Rin's betrayal.

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  • After all he'd been through fighting for his home, how could she refuse?

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  • More warriors tumbled out after them until the last closed the stone door.

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  • No, though I admit with head bowed, I lusted after her in my mind enough times.

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  • Reverend Humphries called me a cab after an early pancake breakfast he insisted on cooking.

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  • Isn't that enough to go after him with guns blazing?

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  • After a solid hour of the child crying, I wondered if the mother read about the abandoned child, perhaps with a fleeting hint of sympathy.

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  • Howie joined me, after I hung up the phone.

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  • After an interminable wait a human voice interrupted.

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  • He looked confused, but did my bidding as Paul made a quick U-turn and followed after the speeding vehicle.

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  • After he returned my phone, he wrote down all our names and pertinent information.

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  • If you'd spare a moment and look at it, I'll have you driven back to the hospital after you're finished.

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  • After a childhood filled with foster homes, she feared getting too comfortable, even in the home of the man who adopted her twelve years ago, when she was ten.

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  • She'd stayed after she turned eighteen, because he was the only one who understood her strange gift.

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  • After a lifetime of rejection, she'd found a home with the very people her father warned her against.

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  • A couple of them were talking quietly, but she didn't hear them, instead unable to fathom that anyone would find her life worth protecting after her father hadn't.

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  • Jule excused himself quickly from his brothers and trotted after her.

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  • He'd never gotten over her friend refusing to date him after she dumped him.

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  • Dimly, Sofia knew she'd never work there again after that low blow.

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  • Cody, sprawled in the middle of the street after being hit by a car, blood trickling from his skull into a nearby storm drain.

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  • Her body was beginning to ache more, from her battered hands to her bruised cheek from when she'd fallen after fainting the night before.

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  • To the three of them, the drastic changes that occurred over such a short time span after thousands of years of no change were a warning sign.

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  • The drug wore off, leaving her in a dark fog, hot and sweating with a different kind of headache, the kind she got after taking a lot of Dr. Mallard's drugs.

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  • You'd think after oh, a few thousand years, you'd remember, Jule.

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  • She shuddered, afraid to face him after ditching him as she had before.

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  • She felt like the morning after a drunk, one night stand.

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  • What did she say after the most awkward experience of her life?

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  • Damian hadn't returned the night before after their last interaction.

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  • The second traitor came soon after, a man whose past stunned her.

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  • He'd not had to work too hard for confessions in the past thousand years, not after word of his cold, methodological skills leaked to the Guardians.

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  • After her explosion at Damian, she'd have to beg for food.

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  • He's been after bad guys for thousands of years, and he's never gone to the Dark Side or quit or anything.

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  • Even after thousands of years he was reliving the pain of his brother's death.

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  • Claire didn't look any worse for wear after a day in the offsite location Dusty had scouted as a temporary dungeon for their prisoners.

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  • You threw me out with nowhere to go after the man who was meant to be my husband was killed.

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  • At one point after his brother's death, he'd considered making Claire his queen.

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  • After a thick moment of silence, she forced herself to continue.

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  • Her heart sang as she realized she hadn't lost him after all, her body echoing the desire on his face.

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  • A human mate and so soon after he's taken command.

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  • Half an hour after leaving her room, she was ready to break down.

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  • It was the same thrum she felt with Gabriel, after she'd been claimed as his mate.

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  • The sound surprised her after the intensity of their interactions.

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  • Deidre almost cringed at the thought of leaving the chamber after her first venture out that landed her not only in trouble but also in Darkyn's bed.

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  • He was on the Council until shortly after I died-dead, after which he betrayed the Immortals to work for the Dark One, Darkyn's predecessor.

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  • After what he'd done to her, she wasn't able to.

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  • You won't be leaving here after your deal is up with Past-Death.

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  • She wanted to ask after Gabriel but didn't.

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  • After the initial shock, she felt the pleasure, warm and hot, burning and mixing with the pain.

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  • She sat down on her couch, recalling the nights she spent watching television after work.

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  • He was armed but hadn't yet replaced the trench coat she cost him soon after they met.

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  • Darkyn said nothing about leaving Hell after they returned from her apartment.

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  • I didn't know what to do after you showed me those pictures, Rhyn.

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  • Darkyn didn't restrict her movement or who she saw, but the idea of seeing Gabriel again so soon after their meeting yesterday disturbed her.

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  • After a moment grappling with her mixed emotions, she got up and called a portal.

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  • You're not going after Gabriel.

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  • We talked after you told him.

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  • After a moment, she felt him place her on the bed.

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  • After a moment, the door cracked open.

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  • After a moment, she realized none of them could see the portal to Hell the way she could.

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  • Anyone in authority seemed habitually out of the office after Dean gave his name.

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  • Martha didn't answer but after a short time she asked to be excused.

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  • There was the customary group of tourists with names like Bud and Ethel and Elmer and Clara— names not assigned to anyone born after World War II.

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  • My brother Ralph, bless his soul, lost a son to the system after a divorce.

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  • I'll bet you didn't do bad things after that.

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  • After a pirouette of approval, she sat on the edge of the bed.

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  • After a short wait, the four were seated in a booth and began to work on chips and salsa as the adults ordered drinks.

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  • After embarrassed apologies, she seemed compelled to sit down and chat, as if idle conversation might be penance for the pilfered peach pie.

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  • He busied himself with his equipment but after glancing outside and turned to Cynthia.

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  • After donning a heavy jacket against the mountain chill and continuing dampness, she kissed her husband goodbye.

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  • After they dragged Jen off to confession, the Calvias would stick around and rent the church for the wedding—if Randy was still alive.

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  • Both lay awake, trying not to disturb the other while neither slept until hours after the sun finally slipped around the corner to the other side of the world.

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  • Later, after the guests left, the three-person management team was cleaning up when the front door bell rang.

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  • Westlake twisted around the seat once more and after a struggle pulled out an old step pump.

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  • The bidding starts at eleven o'clock, but you can look the items over any time after ten.

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  • After they married, they never visited Ouray, only fantasized about it.

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  • Sure, Dean thought, I'll put it on the list, right after food, clothing and shelter, all of which were tough enough to fund given Bird Song's present budget.

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  • After a switchback, they crossed the bridge over a deep gorge, the location of Ouray's now-melted ice climbing park where David Dean had almost lost his life the prior winter.

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  • After what seemed even longer than the Dean's first trip to the mine just two days earlier, they emerged into the basin where the valley floor was a sea of wildflowers.

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  • Added to it was the pleasure of seeing Cynthia, after all she'd undergone, so utterly enjoying the day.

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  • They waited, and after a few seconds there was the distinct sound of movement above them.

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  • Finally, after ten minutes of silence passed, they heard the sound of feet running down the slope on the other side of the rise above them.

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  • After a cursory look, she moved on.

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  • After they were settled in the vehicle and on their way back to town, Jennifer Radisson brought up the more mundane subjects of the mine and her litigation.

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  • Two hours remained before the last of the day's celebrations— the Jeep flare parade down the mountain, followed by a massive fireworks display—so after finishing supper, the Deans began playing catch up with Bird Song's chores.

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  • After Cynthia conveyed the news to Jennifer, she turned to her husband.

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  • It was only moments later when his fears were realized by the gnashing, booming, ripping sound of metal on rock, echoing across the valley like a clap of thunder, repeating and repeating, as if car after car had met a similar fate, further and further away.

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  • After the first several feet, the angle of the slope dropped more sharply and he was forced to move to his left to avoid falling.

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  • The next eruption, and the one after it, gave insufficient light to help, but then a multiple display hung in the sky like a full moon, giving time for his eyes to search left and right.

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  • Fitzgerald didn't follow but called after him, "I still have to talk to you!"

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  • She hugged him again but after a few moments he pulled back.

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  • After a few words of greeting, each candidate was directed to stand on either side of the raised platform.

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  • Making judgment after the fact is far easier than before.

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  • I'm mighty glad to see her back on duty after only a half day off!

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  • He closed the door to Brandon Westlake and told the old photographer-antique collector to come back after nine o'clock, claiming a need to do his own Internet work.

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  • But after a night of boozing, he'd punch out a nun in a wheelchair for looking at him the wrong way.

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  • Dawkins, Sr. had never hired another mine manager after Josh and never so much as mentioned the Lucky Pup after that time—to his sons or his wife.

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  • It was after the Firestone store closed—I remember Ed complaining about that.

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  • After all, Jennifer was born in Ouray and was connected to the disputed land.

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  • He brought Cynthia up to speed on his meeting with Lydia after confirming there was no further word on Martha's disappearance.

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  • She'd turned and retreated after unlocking the barred door, leaving it standing open as Dean entered the darkened enclosure.

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  • Yup. Even after running around with that dingbat mother like a mouse in a doorless maze.

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  • After it was repeated, Dean answered it to find Lydia Larkin.

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  • I had made up my mind to just leave after I came here tonight and not say anything, but you've both been so nice, I shouldn't be so selfish.

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  • I suppose Paul recognized my name, either before or soon after we first met, back when I was a teenager.

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  • He explained it all after we were married.

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  • His story checked out, and after extensive questioning, the police released him.

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  • She stumbled back after leaving the door open barely enough for Dean to enter.

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  • Dean slammed the door behind him and hurried after her into the darkened room.

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  • Fred returned part way through the recital, and after a greeting and a handshake, retired to the back room with Kathleen the jailer to fill out paper work for his release.

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  • After all, it is a murder in your jurisdiction.

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  • The old man was still dressed in a dark suit after attending the funeral.

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  • The audience included the Dawkinses, still in residence after an airplane mechanical problem delayed them yet another day.

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  • After greeting the group with a hearty wave, he proudly handed a surprised Cynthia Dean a wad of bills.

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  • Finally, after lunch, Dean telephoned Jake Weller, first to report on Martha's wellbeing and in hopes of learning more about Fitzgerald's whereabouts.

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  • After all, you're ambitious.

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  • Why the hell should I be after what he did to me?

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  • After you beat me and win the election, there's no way you can fire me.

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  • You expected him to come storming after you.

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  • There was a lot about some guy from here who turned up missing fishing over on the Gunnison River, but they just stopped mentioning it after a few weeks.

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  • The answers fell into place, one after another like a child's wooden puzzle, and even absent the last lingering block, the finished the picture was finally clear.

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  • I heard he was going to give them out after the sale, after the trunks sold, but the keys all got mixed up so he simply tossed them.

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  • You said you were lost in 1941, after the killing.

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  • Why didn't you and your brother come forward after your uncle was killed?

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  • After Ralph killed him, we took his car with the boat tied on top.

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  • They figured he'd left to go fishing by himself just after we returned to Kansas.

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  • Why go back into the mine after all these years and take the chance of swapping the bones and getting caught?

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  • He couldn't help but remember her agitated state of mind after learning of Fitzgerald's death.

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  • Brandon's feelings about the event were intense, even after all those years.

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  • It was Brandon who kept coming back to Ouray year after year when you'd think the loathsome thing that happened here would cause him to despise the place.

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  • Before Dean could contact Lydia to offer his congratulations, she visited Bird Song the day after Cynthia returned.

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  • Later, David Dean called Lydia—from bed after making love to his wife.

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  • He was leaving conflicted after seeing the marking on her back, the one that identified her as Darkyn's mate.

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  • I went after him, not knowing that whatever he did, it was something only he could undo.

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  • His soul was … lost soon after we threw your old body into the deepest chasm in the mortal world.

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  • Silently agreeing, Wynn released the breath he held only after he heard the door close behind Darkyn.

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