Ago Sentence Examples
How long ago did this happen?
This came in by currier a few minutes ago, sir.
Five years ago that day she had met Alex.
This was only a few days ago, when we all lost our magic.
I ate a while ago on my break.Advertisement
Three weeks ago she would have been embarrassed by such a conversation.
Not more than four hours ago he was so mad at her that he could hardly speak.
A few months ago she didn't know the true meaning of love.
Long ago, almost everyone farmed.
She turned twenty-four two months ago and started having all these issues, like she's a vamp.Advertisement
It was a long time ago.
Tomorrow is the one-year anniversary of our father's death, and we made a pact a few months ago to go there every year at the same time.
She's a friend of mine, for I met her in the Land of Ev, not long ago, and went to Oz with her.
It's a big city and a long time ago but he saw the White House and said he watched Lincoln eat with two men.
What felt good a minute ago now sounded like suicide.Advertisement
Who would have guessed two years ago that he would become a happily married man?
No. It was far too long ago; before I was born.
They lived more than two thousand years ago, and each one helped to make his country famous.
He'd tucked away the necklace thousands of years ago after finding it among the pieces of his brother's body.
A century ago, cars were made one at a time by a half dozen people working together.Advertisement
She is less able to recall events of fifteen years ago than most of us are to recollect our childhood.
They've all bolted long ago! said the soldier, laughing for some reason and shaking himself free.
I had such moments myself not long ago, in Moscow and when traveling, but at such times I collapsed so that I don't live at all--everything seems hateful to me... myself most of all.
More than once they had beaten him, and more than once they had made him drunk on champagne and Madeira, which he loved; and he knew more than one thing about each of them which would long ago have sent an ordinary man to Siberia.
I just got the message a few minutes ago.Advertisement
Almost two weeks ago we called at Mr. Hutton's and had a delightful time.
Too long ago to remember.
When we first played this game two or three days ago, she showed no ingenuity at all in finding the object.
They tell us that Helen is "overdoing," that her mind is too active (these very people thought she had no mind at all a few months ago!) and suggest many absurd and impossible remedies.
The details are just now being posted but the murder occurred so long ago, I think it's outside your window.
Annie died years ago.
My kind always thought there was a way to reopen that gateway, and a few days ago, the gateway ruptured.
I, uh, made a deal with Darkyn a few days ago for him to remove my brain tumor.
It was years ago.
Yeah. There's things that happened a hundred years ago and are best left be.
Assume I never knew this underworld existed before a little over a week ago.
I left many years ago and haven't gone back.
It was hard to believe that only a month ago their relationship sizzled.
Their parents died a few years ago, she explained.
The others he hoped had died when the immortal world was destroyed months ago by the Grey God.
He lived more than seven hundred years ago in a quaint little town of Italy.
More than a hundred years ago, two boys were fishing in a small river.
It was mentioned by the Hindus more than three thousand years ago (and some suggest they even inoculated against it).
Centuries ago, North America saw a shortage of small coins, so large ones were cut into bits to circulate as small change.
For instance, if you have a Facebook friend Abigail in Albania whom you only met once at a rock-paper-scissors competition years ago, you will generally regard Abigail's first-hand account as authoritative, even though you don't really know Abigail all that well.
Half a century ago, the United States had three channels on TV and everyone watched them.
Many years ago there lived in England many good people, but the king and his friends were not kind and gentle and patient with good people, because the king did not like to have the people disobey him.
A few days ago I received a little box of English violets from Lady Meath.
Why, only a little while ago people thought it quite impossible to teach the deaf-blind anything; but no sooner was it proved possible than hundreds of kind, sympathetic hearts were fired with the desire to help them, and now we see how many of those poor, unfortunate persons are being taught to see the beauty and reality of life.
But, while we were discussing plans for the winter, a suggestion which Dr. Hale had made long ago flashed across Teacher's mind--that I might take courses somewhat like those offered at Radcliffe, under the instruction of the professors in these courses.
She said that Maud was born deaf and lost her sight when she was only three months old, and that when she went to the Institution a few weeks ago, she was quite helpless.
I was in New York not long ago and I saw Miss Rhoades, who told me that she had seen Katie McGirr.
A few days ago I met Tommy Stringer in the railroad station at Wrentham.
This became a difficult task, as her publishers in Philadelphia had retired from business many years ago; however, it was eventually discovered that her residence is at Wilmington, Delaware, and copies of the second edition of the book, 1889, were obtained from her.
Now Helen, in her letter of February, 1890 (quoted above), alludes to this story of Miss Canby's as a dream "WHICH I HAD A LONG TIME AGO WHEN I WAS A VERY LITTLE CHILD."
Michaux, more than thirty years ago, says that the price of wood for fuel in New York and Philadelphia "nearly equals, and sometimes exceeds, that of the best wood in Paris, though this immense capital annually requires more than three hundred thousand cords, and is surrounded to the distance of three hundred miles by cultivated plains."
He had long ago bought a potter's wheel of him, and wished to know what had become of him.
How strange, how extraordinary, how joyful it seemed, that her son, the scarcely perceptible motion of whose tiny limbs she had felt twenty years ago within her, that son about whom she used to have quarrels with the too indulgent count, that son who had first learned to say "pear" and then "granny," that this son should now be away in a foreign land amid strange surroundings, a manly warrior doing some kind of man's work of his own, without help or guidance.
Such a little while ago I came to this table with the thought of winning a hundred rubles to buy that casket for Mamma's name day and then going home.
Only when the army had got there, as the result of innumerable and varying forces, did people begin to assure themselves that they had desired this movement and long ago foreseen its result.
It is the reason why the life and activity of people who lived centuries ago and are connected with me in time cannot seem to me as free as the life of a contemporary, the consequences of which are still unknown to me.
There used to be houses around here long time ago.
We found a family massacred a few days ago.
I spent enough time out here a few years ago.
Even if he was a Mormon, how could he make plans with this Darcie when he had proposed to her only an hour ago?
I hired her as a housekeeper a few months ago.
But then, hadn't she already done so when he tried to kiss her at the sink two weeks ago?
As for time; it could have been a year or a century ago.
It was the first occasion the dream took place close to the present time; less than four years ago!
Howie couldn't do anything about it; it happened two weeks ago.
What I have to say isn't as bad as a week ago.
Thomas O'Malley, presumed to be her father, died fifteen years ago.
Yes, but it happened a long time ago.
The murder happened days, maybe weeks ago.
You were singing a different song a few hours ago?
He was the person suspected of murdering Howie's sister, Annie, fifteen years ago.
Three facilities were in nearby Swanzy; a town where we'd considered buying a home what seemed like years, not months, ago.
All that business seemed months, not just weeks, ago.
That's over forty-eight hours ago.
We never had much luck going back to a specific time that long ago.
He was a little while ago.
She'd fallen for him the day she met him seven years ago.
Now, he could deliver what he'd always promised-- a life together-- yet she didn't feel like leaping for joy like she would've a year ago.
She'd sworn off men-- especially this one-- a year ago!
We don't usually have a problem tracking him, but this changed about two weeks ago.
I'm so sorry, but with my gift, I felt you had some sort of pain, maybe you lost someone once, long ago?
There was a reason he'd severed his connection to his emotions all those years ago.
He felt the loss already, a pain similar to the loss of his sister so many years ago.
For a moment, Dusty was reminded again of the strong, confident leader Darian had been, long ago.
She still bore the bruises from upsetting him two days ago.
She'd been in the large storage room once while playing hide and seek long ago.
That type of heartache is rough, but I came to peace with it and was pretty happy with my expulsion, until a few days ago.
Darian had been a shell of a man when Sofi found him several months ago.
Jake wiped his mouth the way he did when he'd admitted to cheating on her four years ago.
He recognized the procedure but hadn't heard of it being used since before his brother, Darian, had died thousands of years ago.
I passed that mark a few hundred thousand years ago.
He died a long time ago.
My love, we've been destined for each other since I wed your brother thousands of years ago.
Long-buried rage was bubbling upward, along with the tiny instinct he'd squashed thousands of years ago.
I don't know how you know this, but I stopped asking questions awhile ago.
With Claire's death, he'd avenged his brother and righted the wrong made thousands of years ago.
He took Damian outside to the rock where he and kiri had watched the stars once long ago and set him down.
I was a normal human two weeks ago.
You said something similar two days ago, before I became the mate of the Dark One.
This world had been all she knew three weeks ago.
Oh, to have had this instinct years ago, when she met Wynn!
Several days ago, she would have jumped at the chance.
The Deans had married a year ago and poured their life savings into Bird Song.
Probably a five buck parking ticket he didn't pay fifty years ago and he thinks they're still trying to hunt him down.
A couple of weeks ago, I guess.
That was years ago!
He paused, smiling at some long ago happening, and then added, Ma needed all the money we could bring in.
Whatever happened occurred forty years ago.
At least he was, years ago, and he's moved back here.
Cancer. She died thirteen years ago.
I don't give a damn about what might have happened years ago!
That's over fifty years ago!
If your bones belong to someone who impregnated a young girl years ago, why do you care now?
God, that was nearly ten years ago!
If anyone would know happenings forty years ago, those guys would.
I did you the favor of running your prints years ago.
Speeding on our highways— Mr. Dean knows about that first-hand—my competent deputy arrested him for doing just that a few days ago.
Certainly he has no ties to Josh Mulligan of forty years ago, or the Dawkins, or the Lucky Pup mine.
A hundred years ago, there had been a homestead known as Thistle Farm there, but no remnants remained.
Dean had run Fred's prints, but as Fred pointed out, it had been many years ago.
Look at me—two months ago I ran a half-marathon and now I'm smoking!
I learned a long time ago that nice guys are predictable.
Her soul had been sentient only since she died-dead, about six months ago.
Maybe Darkyn is still pissed at me for breaking into Hell to rescue our friends a few months ago.
No, this definitely wasn't what she expected when she made the choices she did long ago to start this chain-of-events.
Gabriel could move forward, try to win over the woman who seemed much more interested in him than she had a few days ago, before her deal with the Dark One.
Until you took my soul a few months ago, I was there because I loved you and for no other reason.
The Deidre he spent the night with and the Deidre who went to see Darkyn four days ago were very different.
His eyes went back to the girl who had been human just a few days ago.
Long ago he'd learned to let her do things by herself.
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.
They continued up the hill, past the place where the wild dogs had broken through so long ago, and on toward the spring.
Alex had loved once before, long time ago, and that girl had betrayed him.
She had removed the sides of the shelter a few weeks ago for the summer so they would have fresh air and a breeze as well.
Carmen had removed the nest box only a few days ago.
A week ago she might have pondered the longevity of their marriage.
Maybe she was spooked tonight, but long ago she had learned to listen to that instinct... gut feeling, some might call it.
For a minute she stared at the picture, remembering what he had said so long ago about his mother having an affair.
Then a little bit ago he wrote something on a little tablet and I looked at it.
He'd told her the chances were slim long ago, but she wasn't ready for him to admit defeat quite yet.
I told you I got a bad vibe from him when we had dinner a few weeks ago.
She'd bought her casket months ago and was on a payment plan.
He hadn't expected anything different when he met the reincarnated Deidre a few years ago and started down this path.
He'd given it to her hundreds of years ago.
There's something I should've done a while ago.
I've waited to tell you this since we met long ago.
Everything almost blew up a few months ago.
If only she hadn't slept with a complete stranger two nights ago.
It had to be several days ago.
He'd calmed her with a simple touch last night and quenched her body two nights ago.
I'm the same person now as I was two days ago.
I figured it out when I rediscovered her in the human world a few years ago.
Otherwise, he would've killed her after stumbling upon her years ago.
Urgency filled him at the thought of finding a way to save the woman he might've killed a few days ago.
I never knew she existed until a day ago, and I'm only now learning how awful of a person she was.
I'm going to give you a piece of advice you gave me a few months ago.
Based on her medical records, the tumor didn't grow until she hit puberty and didn't interfere with her ability to function before a few years ago, Wynn started.
Indeed. Summoned me a few days ago.
A few years ago, I could have.
I set up the chain of events millennia ago and knew if I could push her enough in one direction, she'd go peacefully over the edge, he said.
I found out a few days ago.
If I knew three years ago, I might not have trusted Wynn.
Your amnesia is trauma induced from the rape you survived six years ago.
In the darkness, he wasn't reminded of an ache he'd killed long ago, that which reminded him he once knew what it was to feel the warmth of the sun on his human skin.
One of my most expensive shirts with the pants that went out of season five years ago.
You did once, long ago.
She'd last dressed up for Hannah's engagement party two years ago.
It's something immortals learned long ago.
One week ago, I was normal.
I asked Gabriel to find you days ago.
The five-year-old angel, whose appearance in her life several weeks ago plunged her into the Immortal underworld, squeezed through the cracked door.
She.d rarely seen him—and never touched him—since arriving a few weeks ago.
Kris had given them to him weeks ago as payment for two assassinations.
Three weeks ago, he.d bargained his soul in exchange for her taking Rhyn off her list of those to be made dead-dead.
In all the years he.d served her, she.d never owned him until three weeks ago.
Father, I did as you told me not to do long ago.
Weeks ago, when she.d been at the Sanctuary, Gabriel entrusted her with the secret of what had caused Kris to turn on Rhyn.
He.d last seen his other trusted lieutenant, Iliana, two days ago, when he.d sent her to represent him in North America while he was away.
This had been Sasha.s study less than a few days ago.
Long ago, before Sasha broke from the Council, he had stayed in a corner chamber overlooking the forest.
It was revealed to me by someone you trust when I was at the Sanctuary a few weeks ago.
For the first time since arriving over three weeks ago, she missed her cavernous chamber.
He.d sensed Katie.s appearance in the castle a short time ago and had avoided going directly to her, for fear he wasn.t quite ready to say what he needed to.
Two hours ago, according to the clock on the mantle.
If he were allowed to pick his mate, he'd have chosen long ago and saved his planet.
But the planet chose for him, according to what his father told him long ago.
A'Ran sent for his sisters to meet them outside the small dwelling they had taken refuge in several years ago.
It was the intense, fierce look of a leader and a warrior, and she was surprised to note a difference in the way he regarded her not more than an hour ago.
She found herself sketching him as she'd seen him in the vision from what felt like years ago when they walked hand-in-hand on the dead planet.
Jetr crossed to the door and closed it before asking, "Have you given any thought to what I warned you of a few weeks ago?"
He remembered the look on Ne'Rin's face fifteen sun-cycles ago, when they'd learned what happened.
Do you not ever wish to have a family, to be as happy as your father was so long ago?
She found herself breathing him in, aching for him to touch her as he had not so long ago.
Long ago, his ancestors had rigged the planet to blow the mines and turn the atmosphere into a toxic mix no one would survive.
Today, she returned to the drawing she started long ago on the portrait she had intended to give Evelyn for her wedding.
To date, nothing Evelyn had done was for anyone else's benefit but Evelyn's, a realization she'd come to when she'd stopped crying a few days ago.
Evelyn returned for me a few days ago.
She thought of the image she'd seen so long ago when she met A'Ran, the vision of them walking together on the dead planet.
One hundred years ago the stream was damned by the Ouray Electric Power and Light Company.
You can make fun of that stuff, but a lot of wild things happened around this old mining town a hundred years ago.
Neither. It must be some movie I saw on TV or a book I read a long time ago.
Just think, great-grand-nieces of the woman who wrote these here letters to Ouray a hundred years ago.
This was a hundred years ago.
I'm Annie, standing in my parlor, a hundred years ago.
One minute she's in fear of her life, the next she's enthralled over Annie Quincy, dreaming about life a century ago.
It was five years ago with a lithe red head named Ellen for a Vermont weekend.
She called me a couple of days ago and told me she'd taken off and flown out to Colorado with the boy.
I learned a long time ago, that anyone who asks that question can't understand my answer anyway.
I just strolled around town, trying to imagine Annie doing the same thing, a hundred years ago.
I understand opportunities were limited a century ago but surely she could have been a school teacher or office clerk or something above a brothel prostitute.
A hundred years ago, Edith might have joined Annie, smiling her nights away at the Red Hat Saloon.
A moment's hesitation, a quick hand on the door knob, and Edith Shipton disappeared into the bedroom of her long ago lover.
Boston seems so long ago, and so very far away.
All you have to do is find out what property 'Mrs. Cummings' owned a hundred years ago.
We have enough to be concerned with today's problems without having to clutter my mind about the happenings of a century ago.
She came by a while ago, looking for him.
Then I looked up the Pinkville newspaper but it was merged into a countywide paper four years ago.
Right now I don't give a damn about what happened a century ago and I'm in no position to make judgments of a situation I know so little about.
But Ryland's personal knowledge of her was limited to a couple rolls in the hay a dozen years ago.
I'll pretend the other one was really what Annie wrote here so long ago.
She had given up years ago trying to convince him to let the rest of the world see that side.
She also said you were lovers for a short time many years ago.
She moved here a month ago, so was unfamiliar with the area.
Jackson told her that he and his sister moved back to Fairhaven three months ago, and their home had been in the family for generations.
It's just something whimsical I painted some time ago.
Somehow, that seemed like a lifetime ago.
It was so long ago, I'm not sure.
And if you had met her all those years ago, do you think you would have?
What if he had met her years ago?
Sarah noticed it a little while ago.
That was nearly seven years ago.
A month ago, before the letter announcing his visit, she would have said otherwise.
Josh had left childhood behind long ago and this little frolic in the snow probably looked anything but innocent to him.
No, a moment ago she had been startled by his uncharacteristic advance, but not frightened.
Yes, there was where the goat had entered, but how long ago, and where was Tessa now?
He left four weeks ago.
She kicked a pile of leaves from the branches where the floodwaters had deposited it a few weeks ago.
Hiding her desire for him seemed a wise thing to do a few minutes ago, but maybe he thought she kissed every man like that.
Bill picked Katie up a half hour ago.
That filly left the stable long time ago.
I told you we were through long time ago.
He had long ago accepted the fact that he would have no biological children.
Reminiscent of the Civil War fifty years ago, only the PMF is being blamed.
I fought side by side with his older brother years ago at the end of the war; I know the type of honor that runs in his family.
The feds sealed off the Mississippi using the equipment left over from the war fifty years ago.
A few days ago, the day Arnie had locked himself in the hub.
Her hand shaking, she checked the log to see it had last been accessed by General Greene twenty-five hours ago.
The moment their bodies touched, he could think of little else than how long it had been since he had a woman and how much he'd wanted Angel since soon after he'd started talking to her weeks ago.
Her grandfather knew my father a long time ago.
Class loyalties run deep, and he called me up about twenty years ago and said he was calling in a favor my dad owed him.
She couldn't tell what was happening, but it seemed like there were a lot more guns in the fight than there had been a minute ago.
It was my daughter's long ago.
The guest bedroom has been ready for visitors since my daughter died ten years ago.
What your grandfather planned with mine so long ago is about to happen.
We could've tried to track her if we knew, but we didn't until two days ago.
The Twelfth Army settled into Arkansas about a week ago.
We got here about five weeks ago from Georgia.
Until a few weeks ago, I would've agreed.
There was one in Randolph, according to our patrols, but the people discovered it a few weeks ago and have been using the supplies.
Refugee. She came in a few days ago with a dog.
She recalled how empty her condo had felt when she went back to it two weeks ago.
He'd spent his life relatively alone, crossing between the underworld and human world as needed. Death had been far from co-dependent, and he'd had free rein. Until two days ago, when he crossed into the underworld with Katie slung across his shoulder. He'd forgotten what it was to have someone completely dependent on him.
Nevermind. Wait here. Ully was working on something awhile ago. I was supposed to field test it for him.
Two days ago, I had a dream where she told me you had four days to pass some sort of test. I don't need to tell you what happens if you don't pass.
Several weeks ago, you bought two assignations from Gabriel. Do you remember?
A similar scene flashed before Kris. One from long ago, when another blond woman had fallen to the devil that was his brother.
If not for Rhyn, Jade might've killed him a few days ago.
It was two years ago and one of my roommates yanked my long, golden blonde hair.
They looked much younger, so it must have been taken years ago and some pictures of a boy and a girl.
Since his marriage two weeks ago, his catnaps were becoming even more frequent than in his pre-nuptial days.
That's two months ago.
You should have been here two hours ago.
Four years ago, she and Dean were a weekly item, as they say.
I'd have blown my brains all over the wall months ago if I didn't have him to give me a hard time.
It was two months ago.
I saw Jeff having lunch with this girl just a few weeks ago.
And she quit two weeks ago.
Fred mentioned there was no name on the mailbox for apartment C. Mrs. Glass said there had been a name the last time she was there, a couple of weeks ago.
Jeff used to ride, years ago.
Hunter showed the clerk a picture of Byrne but he couldn't identify him—it was too long ago.
The apartment was cleared out some time ago, or at least his name was off the mailbox.
How did they happen to remember one camper nearly three weeks ago?
Besides, Nota was the only member of the crime family who knew Dean's face and by all accounts he'd left Parkside some time ago.
He called a little while ago too.
That seems a lifetime ago.
Would they have been married months ago if she had acquiesced?
Long ago she had learned that many people didn't subscribe to her morals.
I just ate a little bit ago, but the coffee sounds nice.
I saw something up here a few minutes ago.
She was born about an hour ago, and yes, I was here when it happened.
She ran to him, kissing him as if she hadn't done so an hour ago before he left to do the chores.
Who would have guessed three years ago that she would be running Elk and buffalo on her land?
This was where he had trailed the wild dogs that had attacked her and the dairy herd so long ago.
The old truck was still parked where Josh had left it when he towed it home for her nearly two years ago.
Years ago he had been jilted at the altar by a girl he thought he loved.
How long ago did this start?
No, that was a long time ago.
I meant years ago.
A week ago she and Alex had been down to open some windows, but the house still smelled stale.
Shorty, you stay out of this or I'll tan your hide the way I should have done years ago.
Yesterday was the first day we've spent together since you mated with her months ago.
We used to spar every day, until a few months ago, when I took a mate.
He'd mated with Claire five months ago.
If he hadn't saved that nobleman's child years ago, you'd have been sold on the auction block, her mother said.
Xander took my door off a week ago.
What dismay she felt at Jonny's first killing a week ago had slid into understanding that the Black God was merely becoming what he was.
They'd left the human world alone until several months ago.
No, this wasn't the same man she'd left behind two weeks ago.
The Darian she'd left behind two weeks ago hadn't resolved his issues with his past.
Two weeks ago, she'd have laughed.
Like Darian, she'd lost all she'd ever loved long ago.
You showed me something a week ago, a vision on a path I cannot see myself.
The exchange a week ago was the first time she met the nightmarish Original Vamp, when he'd offered to help Jule in exchange for asking her a question.
Came through twice a few days ago and haven't seen them since.
Pulling a knife free, she dug into the dry ground, not expecting to find the treasure she'd buried so long ago.
Whatever happened, she chose her path long ago.
She leaned into him again, this time whispering husky words that would've made him blush years ago.
I've heard about the Grey God that existed long ago.
Now, read my entry from the day I met Xander, four weeks ago today.
It almost happened millennia ago.
Two weeks ago, she wouldn't have known which way Darian would go.
She'd buried those ghosts a long time ago, owning up to her responsibility in the deaths of her family.
It's my last memory of the immortal world until I returned a day ago.
He glanced at her, taking in the face he'd fallen for so long ago.
It's been my only companion since my father died many years ago.
You know my sister mated with Memon long ago.
She could not afford to sleep long after her misadventure in Corcoran so she let herself doze for a short time before seeking out Hilden with questions she should have asked long ago.
My queen sent an urgent message to Dierdirien a few days ago.
I killed my cousin when he tried to act against my daughter so long ago and replaced him with a man I trust with all I have.
She had protested the morality of AI until she lost her uterus, finally giving in to surrogacy a few years ago.
A few years ago Carmen wouldn't have had a clue what Candice was talking about.
Josh died in a car accident about five years ago.
That was a long time ago.
According to Alex, Gerald had expressed interest several years ago – when the summer cottage thing was only an idea.
She had shown it to him years ago when they visited her parent's graves.
They stopped at the spring where they had found the dead longhorn bull years ago and dismounted to let the horses rest.
Seven years ago Katie had insisted Carmen was too independent.
I thought we had settled that question seven years ago, but I guess not.
I know I said I wanted five children, but that was two adopted children and a set of twins ago.
A year ago Alex had gently informed her that Brutus was getting old and his heart was not working well.