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  • She's as perfect as she can be.
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  • Her face warmed as she thought of it.
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  • As she left the kitchen, his voice followed her.
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  • The fire snapped as it grew.
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  • For a few minutes they held on to each other, kissing as if they hadn't seen each other in a week.
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  • He was very tall--as tall as a man.
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  • He pulled away from her, propping up on an elbow as he studied her face.
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  • I'm as hungry as the horse is, and I want my milk.
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  • As a matter of fact, I did.
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  • He deserves to be treated as a gentleman.
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  • As they had no wings the strangers could not fly away, and if they jumped down from such a height they would surely be killed.
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  • But the noise and clatter seemed as dreadful to them as Jim's heels, for all who were able swiftly turned and flew away to a great distance.
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  • Andrew was not held long as a prisoner.
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  • It's as simple as that.
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  • I came, I saw, I conquered, as the first baby in the family always does.
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  • And why are children born to such men as you?
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  • She had to get a car as soon as possible.
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  • Crash after crash echoed far above their heads, as the earth came together where it had split, and stones and chunks of clay rattled around them on every side.
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  • But I'm afraid you cannot rule the Emerald City, as you used to, because we now have a beautiful Princess whom everyone loves dearly.
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  • And as I look to the past and the present, I see two phenomena that especially drive my optimism.
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  • He did not even hear his mother's footsteps as she came into the room.
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  • As the nation grew, so did what came to be called the American Dream.
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  • His tone suggested impatience, but his expression gave no clue as to why.
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  • She frowned as she unbuttoned her blouse.
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  • Andrew's gray eyes blazed as he stood up straight and proud before the haughty captain.
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  • "If it had any bones, I ate them," replied the kitten, composedly, as it washed its face after the meal.
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  • It will all happen as quick as a wink.
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  • So, as you are now too old to wander abroad and work in a circus, I offer you a home here as long as you live.
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  • He pronounced every word plainly, as though he were talking to his schoolmates.
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  • There was the usual amount of discussion as to a name for me.
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  • As always, he had been there when she needed him.
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  • I know you as well as I know anyone else.
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  • At Smolensk the armies at last reunited, much as Bagration disliked it.
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  • Alex had been the one who helped her see them as true family, and yet he was having issues accepting his own father.
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  • "You'll have to make a dash, Jim," said the Wizard, "and run as fast as you can go."
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  • After reading my arguments, you may or may not believe the future I describe is inevitable, as I say it is.
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  • It is a custom in the South to build a small house near the homestead as an annex to be used on occasion.
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  • That idea was troublesome to Carmen as well.
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  • "Maybe so," he said as he released her.
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  • Our friends had a good start and were able to maintain it, for with their eight wings they could go just as fast as could the Gargoyles.
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  • As they looked down the street they saw a horseman coming.
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  • Now, Brother Felix says I can read almost as well as he.
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  • Of the war Princess Mary thought as women do think about wars.
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  • A long sigh escaped her lips as she slid back down under the covers.
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  • As it was, the kids might pick up on her fear and emulate.
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  • A few minutes later his deep voice drifted back down the hall as he discussed something with her.
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  • I had noticed that my mother and my friends did not use signs as I did when they wanted anything done, but talked with their mouths.
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  • As is always the case with a thoroughly attractive woman, her defect--the shortness of her upper lip and her half-open mouth--seemed to be her own special and peculiar form of beauty.
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  • Both were watching her as if she had something earth-shattering to say.
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  • As I said, I enjoy having a female around.
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  • "Pull!" cried Dorothy, and as they did so the royal lady leaned toward them and the stems snapped and separated from her feet.
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  • "How old are you?" enquired Zeb, who stared at the yellow eyes as if fascinated.
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  • "Of course not," added Jim, with a touch of scorn; "those little wooden legs of yours are not half as long as my own."
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  • The shepherd did as he was bidden.
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  • As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
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  • The retired naval man was speaking very boldly, as was evident from the expression on the faces of the listeners and from the fact that some people Pierre knew as the meekest and quietest of men walked away disapprovingly or expressed disagreement with him.
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  • Not only was Pierre's attempt to speak unsuccessful, but he was rudely interrupted, pushed aside, and people turned away from him as from a common enemy.
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  • Barclay de Tolly tried to command the army in the best way, because he wished to fulfill his duty and earn fame as a great commander.
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  • And not only was Napoleon not afraid to extend his line, but he welcomed every step forward as a triumph and did not seek battle as eagerly as in former campaigns, but very lazily.
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  • In August he was at Smolensk and thought only of how to advance farther, though as we now see that advance was evidently ruinous to him.
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  • The only thing that made Princess Mary anxious about him was that he slept very little and, instead of sleeping in his study as usual, changed his sleeping place every day.
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  • Hope that you'll start accepting me as your husband - your mate; not just a lover.
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  • The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
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  • History, Poetry, Mythology!--I know of no reading of another's experience so startling and informing as this would be.
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  • He slapped her on the backside playfully as she passed.
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  • As for buying a child - was it so different from what they were doing?
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  • "To 'climb down' is sometimes used as a figure of speech," remarked the Wizard.
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  • One day as he was riding through the woods, some British soldiers saw him.
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  • The slim, tall boy seemed to grow taller, as he answered, "I'll not be the servant of any Englishman that ever lived."
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  • It seemed as if no one saw that coming because, frankly, no one could conceive of it happening.
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  • I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well.
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  • We may waive just so much care of ourselves as we honestly bestow elsewhere.
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  • It shall be on your family's behalf that I'll start my apprenticeship as old maid.
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  • Their chairs made a scraping noise as the gentlemen who had conferred rose with apparent relief, and began walking up and down, arm in arm, to stretch their legs and converse in couples.
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  • She could not have read the letter as she did not even know it had arrived.
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  • The whole truth didn't sound nearly as bad as part of the conversation.
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  • There was nothing she could do about it until he got home, so she might as well not think about it.
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  • A cold wind tore at her hair as she stomped across the courtyard and out to the chicken coup.
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  • He glanced at her as he set the roasting pan on the stove top to cool.
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  • Carmen carried the basket of eggs to the counter beside the sink and watched as Alex took the lid off the roasting pan.
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  • Still, as a child she had never thought about it.
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  • Katie made a face as she sat in the chair opposite Carmen.
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  • As for Alex, he likes to control people.
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  • Of course - and he wanted to be there as much as she did.
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  • There was no good way to say it, so she might as well get to the facts.
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  • Besides, she was as hungry as she was exhausted.
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  • Father will need to rest as well.
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  • She wouldn't describe him as being tall.
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  • She shook her head and sighed as she sat down.
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  • If he had lied to her, he might have cheated as well.
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  • As he absorbed her words, his expression went from tense to relieved, and then on to something sweet and sad.
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  • His bright smile with the two missing front teeth faded as he realized they were leaving without her.
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  • Avoiding his eyes as she walked past him, she tried not to limp.
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  • For a moment he looked as startled as she felt.
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  • Lisa asked, as she gazed at the beautiful buckskin gelding.
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  • Lisa put up a hand as Yancey started toward her.
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  • Lisa asked as she turned to look at Sarah.
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  • His chuckle was soft as he pulled her gently against him.
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  • The trip back was every bit as exciting.
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  • Well, as I said.
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  • As they blended in with the rest of the dancers, she glanced back at the table where the man sat.
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  • As it came to a stop the conductor called out in a loud voice.
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  • I'd as soon die here as live much longer among these cruel and heartless people.
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  • They knew that the master would be as good as his word.
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  • The boys looked at her and wondered if the master would really be as good as his word.
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  • Adraksin was in uniform, and whether as a result of the uniform or from some other cause Pierre saw before him quite a different man.
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  • Jonathan came in as Carmen was setting the table.
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  • As his fingers laced through hers, she opened her eyes and found Alex watching her.
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  • His gaze flitted to Carmen as they passed.
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  • Well, whatever we do, I'd like to do it as a family.
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  • As she rounded the curve in the staircase, the room became silent.
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  • I used to work with Alex as a Jr.
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  • Her face flamed as she thought of how it must have looked to Morino.
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  • He flinched visibly as if she had slapped him, his fingers tightening on her arm.
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  • He slapped her backside playfully as she walked out the door ahead of him.
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  • She crawled out of bed, snapping on the light as her stocking feet hit the floor.
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  • The answer was as obvious as it was embarrassing.
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  • All the humor vanished from his eyes as he watched her.
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  • Katie sighed as she began pealing the potato.
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  • I told you, he told you... as you said, he even offered to let you look at his files.
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  • Their issues faded into the background as they began preparing the house for the new babies.
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  • She watched anxiously as he read her temperature.
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  • Her eyes were large and imploring as she was wheeled down the hall to a room in the pediatric ward.
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  • As if Destiny had not been through enough already, she was forced to stay inside the tent.
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  • She was right, of course, but having mama stand there watching her suffer was just as upsetting for Destiny.
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  • "Mommy will be right here," Carmen said as she gently pulled away.
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  • As April slipped into May and the last threat of frost passed, she began planting them in the garden.
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  • As she walked away from him, she let her hips swing slightly.
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  • As she turned to go into the room, she glanced back at him.
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  • As soon as she said it she wished she could take it back.
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  • He looked as if she had hit him in the stomach.
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  • His gaze drifted away as he considered the idea.
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  • I was going to tell you - as soon as I had a handle on it.
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  • She greeted them with a big smile, hugging each of them as if they were old friends she hadn't seen in a decade.
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  • Being able to discuss such things with him was as comforting as it was new.
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  • Color crawled up his neck as he carefully placed the fork across his plate.
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  • She grimaced as she picked up her fork.
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  • At first it seemed as though nothing was happening.
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  • As she was dressing for church one Sunday, she was having zipping up her dress.
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  • You may do as you wish.
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  • As he turned, the lights of a silent ambulance bounced across the long stretch of pasture between the highway and the mangled car.
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  • The train crouched silent on the tracks in a feline pose, as if hovering over a kill.
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  • Headlights were backed up as far as the eye could see, waiting impatiently for someone to direct them away from the gridlock.
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  • As bad as the wreck was, it could have been worse.
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  • Lathum scribbled on the pad, confirming as he wrote.
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  • It was as ridiculous as it was embarrassing.
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  • As she pulled out the flatware drawer, the doorbell rang.
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  • Len looked uncomfortable and glanced at Howard as if for support.
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  • Everyone was staring at her as if they expected her to faint or something.
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  • As she stared at the caskets she knew she should feel something – should cry.
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  • He walked around to the driver's side, ducking his head as he folded his long frame into the car.
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  • She winced as she stood, and glanced up into blue eyes that gave every indication he could read her mind.
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  • A four wheel ATV was parked next to the porch and Giddon stepped over it, seating himself as he turned the key.
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  • It was as if he was mocking her.
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  • The trip to Fayetteville wasn't as unpleasant as she had anticipated.
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  • He glanced up as she entered and turned the photo around so that she could see the picture.
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  • The topaz gaze was intense as he sipped the hot liquid.
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  • Was he having second thoughts as well?
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  • Maybe it was as Giddon had feared.
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  • She had admired his work as long as she could remember.
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  • She looked as surprised as Lisa felt.
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  • As she shut the drawer, the envelopes on the top of the desk caught her attention.
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  • "Smells good," he said as he headed down the hall.
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  • As she passed his office, she glanced through the open door.
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  • The chuckle was as welcome as it was unexpected.
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  • She needed to get her car as soon as possible.
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  • The stone flipped back and forth, winking at her as it caught the light.
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  • As she watched, the horses plunged down a dune, sending a spray of white sand into the dry air.
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  • He sobered and watched her intently as he spoke.
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  • Cassie, a woman as good looking as you should be used to saying no.
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  • Cassie could feel them all watching her as she settled to the ground.
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  • As if in answer to her question, he dug a tin from his shirt pocket and handed it to her.
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  • He reached the edge of the tall roof, stepped one foot out into the air, and walked into space as calmly as if he were on firm ground.
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  • On some of the bushes might be seen a bud, a blossom, a baby, a half-grown person and a ripe one; but even those ready to pluck were motionless and silent, as if devoid of life.
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  • The maiden's gown was soft as satin and fell about her in ample folds, while dainty lace-like traceries trimmed the bodice and sleeves.
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  • The girl's hair was soft and fluffy and her skin as smooth as satin.
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  • He learned many languages and became known all over the world as "The Learned Blacksmith."
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  • There was to be music and dancing; and Cyrus was to invite as many guests as he chose.
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  • Age is no better, hardly so well, qualified for an instructor as youth, for it has not profited so much as it has lost.
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  • We pass the time as we can, but in war as in war!
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  • Jonathan and Alfonso were playing with the sticks as if they were swords.
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  • She shrugged as she placed the toy on top of the magazine.
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  • Dulce had hands on her hips, leaning slightly forward as she spoke to him in Spanish.
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  • "Mostly," Felipa said as she turned toward the kitchen.
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  • The atmosphere felt stiff and formal, as if this was not part of their routine.
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  • Dulce remained in a sour mood, and left the group as soon as possible.
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  • Señor Medena was watching her as if she were talking about something truly interesting.
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  • "Love," he said, as if the one word were a full explanation.
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  • She helped Destiny into her chair and smiled thanks to Alex as he held hers.
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  • "Tomorrow afternoon," Alex responded as he spooned eggs into his plate from a Silver tray.
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  • He watched anxiously as she dialed the number.
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  • Maybe because it had the same theme of wrought iron and ivory as the hacienda - and maybe they had been visiting too long.
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  • Actually, it was way too much house as far as she was concerned, but she wasn't buying it.
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  • It looked as stiff and formal as his hacienda did.
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  • Señor Medena was watching her again in that strange way, as if it truly mattered what she thought.
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  • "You would like to see the patio?" he continued, as if nothing had happened.
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  • The driver was standing by the car smoking a cigarette as they emerged from the house.
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  • As he rode into the yard, his expression made it clear that he didn't come to see the house.
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  • Alex assisted her as she swung up behind him.
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  • She gripped his waist as he turned the horse around and headed back toward the hacienda.
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  • He was just showing me a house he said he was giving as a wedding gift.
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  • As with Josh, he had simply assumed a relationship.
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  • He reached out and grasped her arm as she walked by.
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  • Dropping her arms, she stepped back and wiped her mouth, staring up at him as though he had initiated the incident.
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  • As Dulce had pointed out, he was trying to get away from the family.
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  • She felt as though a cold hand grasped her stomach and squeezed hard.
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  • "Of course it matters," he said, following her to the closet and watching anxiously as she started removing clothes.
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  • You didn't say a word to your father, but you snarled at me as though I did something wrong.
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  • Her attitude wasn't as Alex had said, 'sour grapes', and he knew it.
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  • "I didn't mean to wake you," he whispered as he crawled into bed.
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  • She rolled toward him as he lay down and sighed contentedly as she snuggled against him.
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  • His gazed followed the coffee cup absently as he placed it on the table.
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  • Finally Alex kissed her neck and released her, stepping away as he spoke.
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  • It started with Crocus and Jonquils and then the fruit trees as the weather grew warmer.
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  • His movements were deliberate as he walked toward her - as if he were measuring every word he was about to say.
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  • Frustrating as it was - as he was - it would do no good to question him further.
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  • As a matter of fact, he hadn't said that since he spent half the night with his old flame.
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  • Still, the romancing was so much a part of him that it was as if he wasn't even Alex.
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  • As if bent on assisting her, the weather turned steamy when it entered the second week of June.
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  • "Soon," she replied as she turned toward the hallway.
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  • She melted into his arms, eagerly returning his warm kisses and welcoming the feel of his fingers as they searched for the zipper on the back of her dress.
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  • A slow song began as he moved toward her.
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  • Destiny's voice came reassuringly from the bathroom as she played.
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  • His gaze shifted to her as she sat down, and he smiled.
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  • "Let me remind you," she said as she leaned forward and kissed his lips."
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  • As his fingers traced a warm tingly path to the back of her dress, hers traced his lips.
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  • It was as if they had started a fresh relationship.
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  • Katie leaned back, a triumphant look on her face as if she had made a point.
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  • You want me to think of all this as ours, but how can I when you insist that the problems are all yours?
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  • She watched him as he answered it and then headed toward her at a brisk pace.
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  • "That was the doctor," he called as he got close enough to be heard.
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  • Alex stood beside her, watching the nurse as she gave instructions to Carmen on how to nurse the infant.
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  • Alex straightened the feeding tube across her shoulder and watched anxiously as Matthew mouthed the nipple and feeding tube.
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  • As if Matthew thought the encouragement was intended for him, he latched onto her breast, creating a suction that sent tiny bubbles down the feeding tube.
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  • His fingers dug into her breast as he eagerly nursed.
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  • Tears continued to flow as her attention shifted back to Matthew.
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  • His attention was distracted momentarily as the feeding tube was switched to Carmen's other breast.
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  • Whatever the case, Natalie began suckling as soon as the nipple was in her mouth.
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  • His brows drew together as he glanced up at Carmen.
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  • Maybe he wondered - maybe he knew - if his father had ever held him as he held his offspring right now.
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  • If she had stayed with her husband and they had more children, would he have felt financially responsible for the others as well?
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  • He glanced up briefly as Connie walked in.
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  • The facts drifted in slowly, as if attending a dreaded meeting.
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  • "I'm as ready as I'm ever going to get," Lisa responded without emotion.
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  • As for sitting around doing nothing, I'm going to do something about that.
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  • "I'm coming," she grumbled as she pulled on her robe and walked down the hall.
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  • As the garage door lifted, sunlight reflected off the polish she and her siblings had applied that last day of their lives.
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  • It wasn't as if they could do anything anyway.
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  • As she passed a neighbor boy, he waved at her, his two missing front teeth displayed in a sweet smile.
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  • She gripped the steering wheel as the vehicle plunged down a steep hill.
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  • The front end was slowly sinking down as the ground gave way.
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  • She jumped up and gasped in horror as it slid forward.
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  • Her knees were trembling as if they were going to give way at any moment, and her face felt devoid of blood.
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  • His nod was noncommittal as he examined the place where the car had gone over.
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  • As he had pointed out, it wasn't as if she had much of a choice.
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  • She stared up at him in amazement as she absorbed his offhanded invitation.
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  • The words of formality trailed off as she stared at the room.
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  • A middle-aged woman entered the room, her hands full of hamburger meat as she formed a patty.
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  • Fayetteville is long distance, but I'll be glad to pay you for the call as soon as I get my things.
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  • Her hand hung over the phone a minute as she fought with the urge to call Howard.
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  • It looks like I'll have to accept your invitation to spend the night, but I'll pay you as soon as I get my things.
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  • Her stomach lurched again as she thought about the way the car had stopped.
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  • Had fate brought her to these people who welcomed her as if she were family?
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  • As soon as she retrieved her purse and clothes, she could call Connie to come get her.
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  • Surely it couldn't be as bad as Giddon had indicated.
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  • "It's going to be a beautiful day," Sarah said as she turned her attention back to her food.
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  • As soon as I finish the dishes...
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  • Giddon stood, cramming his hands into the pockets of his jeans as he frowned down at Lisa.
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  • He patted the ATV as if it were alive.
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  • A little further ahead, they glimpsed a white flash of tail as a deer bounded crossed the trail no more than fifty feet ahead of them.
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  • As a girl, she had wandered the woods with friends.
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  • She glanced around for some kind of weapon as they walked, and soon came up with a walking stick.
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  • "There's enough rock here to build a housing development," she commented as they worked their way across a jumble of flat red rocks.
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  • On the other hand, if he wanted to harm her, he might snatch the stick from her and use it as a weapon against her.
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  • Even so, it was as if a something had been lifted from her chest, allowing the flow of oxygen and blood to a starving brain.
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  • Everything seemed clearer, as though she had come out of a fog.
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  • It isn't as bad as it seems.
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  • He started the engine and she clamped her arms around him, clinging to him as he spun the tires in a spray of pebbles and rocks.
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  • She stumbled as she dismounted from the ATV and Giddon reached out to help her.
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  • She had her purse, and it wasn't as though he had done any physical harm.
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  • An unidentifiable expression lurked in his dark features as he nodded.
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  • He gave her a strange look and nodded as he lowered his frame to the sofa.
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  • Listen, I got a summer job in the Mountains as a sitter and it includes room and board.
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  • It was like Connie to spend as little time on the telephone as possible.
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  • It wasn't as though she could explain her sudden Jekyll and Hide personality, either.
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  • I'm as ready as I'm going to get.
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  • "Sure," Lisa said as she climbed into the car.
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  • He was handsome, though she wouldn't go so far as to call him gorgeous.
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  • She stared out the windows at the telephone poles as they approached and sped off in a blur.
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  • He waved a hand as if to brush her inquest off.
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  • If she knew I was hiring you as a companion, she'd be embarrassed.
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  • Lisa closed the phone and listened as Giddon walked by.
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  • Maybe it was the intrigue, or maybe it was that gut feeling that something wasn't as it appeared.
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  • Tammy could swim almost as well as Lisa, but Sarah couldn't swim at all, confessing unabashed that she was afraid of the water.
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  • She lifted the hair off her neck and sighed as she paused in the shade of a huge oak tree.
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  • The wild hills were calling, as they had in her youth.
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  • Giddon paid no attention to the three at the pool, patting Diablo's nose and talking softly to him as if no one was around.
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  • Diablo stood hip-shod, his eyes half-closed as Giddon tossed a saddle blanket over his back and then swung up the saddle.
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  • As Giddon grabbed the reins, Diablo turned his head to look at his master.
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  • His paintings were so unique as to require no signature for identification.
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  • His step was light as he crossed the room and gently lifted Tammy into his arms.
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  • He seemed oblivious to anyone else in the house as he carried her down the hallway to her room.
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  • Surely you have time off as well, otherwise, how would you have time to come all the way out here.
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  • There was a light step behind her, and then Allen's eyes widened as his attention shifted to a point behind her.
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  • He towered over them both, the muscles in his arms and shoulders straining against his shirt as he hooked his thumbs in the front pockets of his jeans.
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  • Allen swallowed again, almost cringing as he licked his lips and turned desperate eyes on Lisa.
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  • From the door she turned and watched as he climbed into his car and drove away.
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  • This is what is commonly known as a swimming suit.
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  • His remark about how she looked in the swimsuit made it obvious that he saw her as something more than a baby sitter or maid.
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  • Come to think of it, maybe that thought troubled him as well.
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  • She changed into a sleeveless blouse and shorts, wondering as she did so if he would object to the shorts.
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  • Tammy's tiny fingers coaxed a cookie from the package, giggled as she handed it to Lisa.
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  • Even now, as his eyes sought her forgiveness, his chin stayed up proudly.
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  • It wasn't as if she had any part in becoming that way, nor did it make her a better person.
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  • When Lisa questioned Sarah about the car, she passed it off as a friend of Giddon's, and quickly changed the subject.
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  • She stayed in the brush beside the trail, as she had done in her dream.
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  • As the path turned, the broad side of a metal building came into view, nestled at the foot of a cliff.
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  • Lisa drew further back into the brush as the car drove by.
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  • She caught her breath as another thought struck her.
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  • Giddon met her as she neared the house, eyeing her suspiciously.
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  • His grip on her arm loosened and she stiffened as his hand slid up to her throat.
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  • As strong as he was, it would be useless to resist.
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  • Anyway, hadn't Giddon said that he wouldn't let anything happen to her as long as she was close to him?
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  • It was meant as a threat, not a promise.
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  • Yancey walked in as she was setting the table.
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  • It was as if she were talking about someone she didn't know.
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  • I keep telling him that as long as he gives her money, she'll never get out of trouble, but he just says she's the only sister he has and he has the money.
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  • Giddon had barely left the yard on Diablo and Lisa instantly recognized it as a chance to investigate the building.
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  • She screamed as she wind milled her arms in the hot air.
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  • She screamed again as she tumbled down a steep hill.
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  • A sharp pain shot through her ankle and a cry escaped her lips as she dropped back to the ground.
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  • Her attention focused on finding something to use as a crutch.
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  • She couldn't outrun it - in any condition, and it could climb a tree as fast as she could.
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  • He already knew she was here, and it wasn't as though she could run and hide.
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  • They reached an open place in the brush where Diablo stood hip-shod, his eyes half closed - as if all hell wasn't getting ready to burst loose.
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  • She felt his breath on the back of her neck and stiffened as one arm slipped around her waist.
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  • His big hands were surprisingly gentle as he wrapped her foot and secured it with tiny safety pins.
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  • His expression was sober as he placed a hand on the counter on each side of her.
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  • It ignited a fire in his eyes as well.
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  • His feelings for her were as genuine as hers for him.
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  • Her eyes widened as she noticed the bandaged foot.
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  • That's what happens when you don't do as you're told.
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  • She gave the sack of groceries undue attention as she quarried Lisa.
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  • With Yancey's kind, there's no such thing as a mild emotion, neither in anger nor in love.
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  • There could be a number of reasons that Sarah would welcome her as a daughter-in-law, not the least of which was the goings-on down that path.
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  • An armadillo stared at them from a rocky ledge as they passed, and a doe and her fawn darted across the trail not more than a hundred yards ahead, disappearing into the brush.
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  • "Lisa," his voice was barely more than a whisper as he pulled her into his arms.
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  • He could be tender and thoughtful, as well as charming.
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  • Yancey looked down at her as he helped her from the ATV.
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  • "Not as far as I'm concerned," She spoke to Len without taking her eyes off Yancey.
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  • Yet as the world began to open beyond her little circle, she realized that he had been open about his interest all along.
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  • He might as well learn that he wasn't going to dominate her.
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  • Besides, his volatile nature was as interesting as his spontaneous moods.
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  • As she brushed by him on her way to her room to dress, she asked over her shoulder.
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  • He grinned as he realized her interpretation of his answer.
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  • He chuckled softly as he pulled her closer, his hand gently caressing her back.
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  • He was a tall dark figure in the night, as he stood looking down at her.
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  • The porcelain clock on the wall proclaimed the time as ten minutes until twelve, but it didn't seem that late.
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  • Lisa turned her face away and hoped Tammy didn't notice her shoulders shaking as she laughed silently.
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  • The thought must have occurred to Yancey as well, and he reassured Tammy in a voice choked with suppressed humor.
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  • Maybe Yancey would be more careful in the future about using the threat of bears as a method of keeping Lisa away from that building.
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  • Was he falling in love as well, or was he simply taking what he could get?
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  • He leaned forward, as if to say something in her ear.
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  • He sighed and rubbed his head as though the whole idea gave him a headache.
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  • The only person who didn't view her as a sitter or maid was Yancey, and his viewpoint was as a lover.
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  • His eyes were dancing with amusement as he used one hand to jerk the towel free and expose cut-off blue jeans.
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  • As a matter of fact, I think we're on completely different planets.
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