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became Sentence Examples

  • The grief was so strong that it became a nauseating pain.

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  • At some point, that stopped bugging her and became an attraction.

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  • Henry became king of England.

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  • Mary's tone became dry again.

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  • He'd spent so long hoping Darian became what he once was.

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  • Soon he became the real king and ruler of all Scotland,

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  • His expression became sour.

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  • Louis the Fourteenth became king of France when he was only five years old.

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  • The music became more and more audible.

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  • He became very disagreeable.

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  • She laughed, and then became thoughtful.

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  • The voice on the telephone became urgent.

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  • Soon it became apparent Howie would remain in Santa Barbara at least a week, perhaps more.

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  • God, if this ability became widespread, it would be an assault of secrecy itself!

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  • The smile faded and his expression became ardent.

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  • As she rounded the curve in the staircase, the room became silent.

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  • It was a few minutes before she became aware that Yancey was watching her.

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  • His voice became sour.

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  • I became more frustrated with each passing minute.

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  • The flush became hotter.

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  • She was intruding, but it soon became obvious that Sarah wasn't going to sit down until everyone else was seated.

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  • In answer to her response, his kiss lost its hesitancy and became ardent.

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  • I begged her to tell me, but she just bawled and said it was good that I became a priest so I could ask for forgiveness.

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  • His smile became saturnine.

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  • When a female voice answered, he pressed the speaker button and the phone call became theirs.

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  • A war which became general, as any limited action might, would only result in the virtual destruction of mankind.

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  • Via books, ideas became mobile—or as we would say today, went viral—spreading to other villages and other countries and to multiple places around the world simultaneously.

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  • For the first three weeks she became tense as it approached 8:00 pm each Friday.

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  • Quinn reacted as we'd grown to expect but Howie's visions became our afternoon project.

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  • Betsy was enthralled with the area and became an immediate student of the history.

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  • I enjoyed it last September until I became bored; I even had a little friend, as I recall.

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  • Nothing! and he became more animated.

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  • We'd built up a library of recorded sessions but became concerned about properly securing them.

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  • She suddenly became serious.

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  • Howie almost became a priest.

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  • The sides of the tunnel showed before them like the inside of a long spy-glass, and the floor became more level.

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  • He was big and strong and soon became a fine sailor.

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  • When Robert Fulton became a man, he did not forget his experiment with the old fishing boat.

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  • His gaze became wary and he spoke softly.

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  • She shrugged and her gaze became distant.

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  • Giddon immediately became absorbed in a book, and Sarah worked on a sweater she was crocheting.

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  • When the silence became uncomfortable, she glared at him.

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  • He kissed her long and light, enjoying the sensations of her body as she became aroused.

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  • But when his Serenity took command everything became straight forward.

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  • When the Civil War broke out, he fought on the side of the South and became a brigadier-general.

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  • Natasha took the first note, her throat swelled, her chest rose, her eyes became serious.

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  • His gaze became guarded.

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  • We were forced to stop on three different occasions as Howie, a back seat passenger, became frequently nauseous.

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

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  • In spite of Howie's stepfather's sudden interest in his previously despised and now deceased son, Julie became heir to her fiancée's home and assets.

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  • He became famous as one of the bravest and best of the generals who fought to make our country free.

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  • In time, Andrew Jackson became a very great man.

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  • Sometimes they became infected with other illnesses, and variolation seemed to start entirely new epidemics.

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  • I held her hands firmly until she became more calm.

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  • Pierre became the latter.

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  • "The Emperor," Pierre repeated, and his face suddenly became sad and embarrassed, "is the Emperor...?"

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  • The work on the nursery became work on Destiny's new room.

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  • The path became more indistinct with each step, eventually coming to an end in dense underbrush.

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  • His expression became wary.

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  • He must have been moving, because his voice faded and then became clear again.

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  • The landscape became dimmer, and then she realized she was falling.

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  • The arrival of these texts—as well as Byzantium's own architecture, science, and art—triggered a sensory and intellectual explosion, which became the cultural movement we now call the Renaissance.

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  • One large bundle held their all--bed, coffee-mill, looking-glass, hens--all but the cat; she took to the woods and became a wild cat, and, as I learned afterward, trod in a trap set for woodchucks, and so became a dead cat at last.

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

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  • Her expression became thoughtful.

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  • As they watched, the figures in the dusty heat waves finally became recognizable as cavalry - even to the naked eye.

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  • She glanced up as she spoke, and his expression became wary.

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  • Like I said, Russie's mother was always strange, but after Dad died, she really became eccentric.

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  • When she still hesitated his expression became exasperated.

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  • We remained spellbound, not even bothering to check our notes as his accuracy became apparent.

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  • Arguments concerning contact with tip lines became heated as well.

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  • Both he and Daniel Brennan became sounding boards without being intrusive.

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  • As our activities grew, the task became more daunting.

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  • They became one, and this time, when she reached out to him, he took her hand.

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  • The pain faded once more, and the experience became too dreamlike to be real.

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  • Her hunger became crippling.

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  • Her senses became saturated quickly by his scent and heat.

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  • Was that how he became the Dark One?

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  • You said something similar two days ago, before I became the mate of the Dark One.

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  • When Dean first introduced himself, the young lady continued with her engaging smile until it became obvious she had no idea what he was saying—even after he sputtered the half-dozen words of Spanish he knew.

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  • The silence became ear-splitting.

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  • Back when I first became a cop.

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  • Toward dawn, her conversation became fixed on the skeleton-man she'd discovered in the depths of the mine as if he too was a forever forgotten soul, equally immersed in lonely darkness.

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  • Cynthia didn't answer and the silence became nerve racking.

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  • The chitchat roamed from details of Friday's luncheon to views on crime and punishment, which, as the booze went down, became more and more general.

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  • A hundred yards ahead of them the infrequently used Jeep road became impassable in a washed-out jumble of stone.

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  • Lydia lived in a newly constructed condo on Oak Street as it drifted out of the main body of town and became the back road to neighboring Ridgway, ten miles away.

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  • Fred attempted to pick the lock, as no keys were provided, but the audience became restless and impatient.

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  • That Paul purchased the property before he became involved with me.

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  • They became great friends over the years.

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  • The closer they drew, the more intense the pressure, and the more unstable they became.

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  • Cynthia said, "Fitzgerald didn't even know he was going to run for sheriff until he became irritated at David."

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  • Then she became indignant.

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  • By the time we became an item, my mother was dead and there was no reason in his mind to resurrect old ghosts.

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  • But no such calls came, and breathing became easier as the day moved along.

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

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  • You and I were at the top when we became dead-dead.

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  • She struggled to recall what her real mother looked like or the day she became Death or even the day she met Gabriel.

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  • She never stopped to consider what it would be like if he became the person she had been.

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  • The more he tried to accept the idea, the harder it became to swallow.

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  • When I was reincarnated, the human I created became the only deity's mate without a deity.

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  • Before she became a human, she never understood him or what he felt and thought.

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  • He stood gazing down at her until his expression became sultry.

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  • Her expression immediately became concerned.

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  • Lori's expression became wary.

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  • He frowned and opened his mouth in an attempt to speak, but when nothing came out, his expression became skeptical.

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  • But the bear hadn't killed the bull until it became entangled in the brush.

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  • His expression became guarded.

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  • His tone became light.

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  • It was the last place he wanted to visit, so it became the first place he went.

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  • The strange energy hummed through her again, and she became aware of new sensations she'd never noticed with anyone else.

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  • The man she'd seen in daylight and the one who'd kissed her so passionately in moonlight became two separate people.

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  • He'd never thought he'd hear himself admit it to any woman who became his mate, especially not to her.

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  • We created a file on you, so we could monitor and determine whose mate you became, if you did at all.

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  • The more she learned of this place, the angrier she became.

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  • Every day she spent in this world, she became more confused.

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  • He picked up what looked like a medical file and became as still as the death dealer, as if forgetting her presence completely.

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  • The music blared louder, the smoke became thicker, and the scent of food intermingled with body odor.

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  • The Ancient Andre, who became dead-dead recently, left us his fortune, as have many others before him.

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  • It became less of a request and more of a demand, with his tongue flickering to taste her.

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  • I was, until he became enamored with you.

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  • The answer became clear.

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  • "Enough. Every meeting we.ve had has been a failure and we.ve not had one since Andre became dead-dead," Kris demanded.

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  • How did he undo what he.d done when he wasn.t sure how she became his mate in the first place?

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  • If she became turned around, all she needed to do was touch the wall and tell it where she wanted to go, and the glimmers would guide her there.

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  • There are monsters and big men with funny … At that point her talking became too quick for the translator hooked on Evelyn's ear to keep up.

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  • When I explained, she became unwell.

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

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  • They were forced to slow their pace when the trail became covered with slippery shale and the path grew steeper.

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  • As she spoke, the words became easier.

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  • She smiled and then became serious again.

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  • As the couple climbed to higher elevations, more caution was necessary as icy patches became more frequent.

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  • Monty, as he became known during his brief public life, succumbed to his injuries.

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  • When the stream became visible, the flow was light, a far cry from the raging torrent Dean remembered from late spring when the melting snow increased the flow of the Uncompahgre a hundred fold.

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  • Martha became settled into Bird Song's routine with amazing rapidity.

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  • When the Deans tried to buy her even a minimal number of new items, she became embarrassed and pensive, no doubt a result of Janet's don't-rock-the-boat philosophy.

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  • The reason for the chill became evident as he took in his surroundings.

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  • The gravity of the situation encompassed Jackson, his breath became shallow.

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  • They had stayed close by their homes, watching unseen, for a few years, until it became too painful.

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  • She had trusted him so completely, this deception suddenly became unbearable.

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  • He had tried to teach her to play the piano many times through the years, but she always became bored within a week or so of practice and gave up.

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  • Anyway, none of the guys are interested - and if they were, Josh would see to it that they became uninterested.

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  • He rubbed Tessa behind the ears and his expression became distant.

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  • One thing became obvious.

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  • It was obvious he was used to running things, but his help often became an attempt to take over the barn.

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  • As she vaulted over the fence, the cause of Brutus's excitement became obvious.

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  • He was silent a moment, and his gaze became guarded.

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  • He traced her jaw with a finger and his gaze became tender.

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  • He rubbed the back of his neck and his gaze became somber.

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  • With every day she knew him, he became more of a man.

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  • He had no idea who they were, except that sightings of them became regular soon after the nuke attacks on the East Coast.

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  • She tasted like honey, and her hot mouth soon became more demanding.

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  • Wiping away angry tears, Lana trotted to the entrance to her community then slowed to a walk when she became breathless too fast.

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  • Before I became somewhat-dead, I heard a woman tell me to trust you.

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  • "So you started working for her, and then you guys became … romantic," Katie said.

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  • Once past the scrub brush and small trees, the near-total darkness surprised him, causing him to pause until his eyes became accustomed to this darkened world.

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  • The reason soon became apparent.

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  • As they neared the airport, she became pensive.

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  • Dean became concerned when 20 minutes passed.

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  • With each passing day the possibility that Jeffrey Byrne's corpse might not be found became more real­istic.

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  • No one spoke until the silence became awkward.

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  • Later, when the game had run to silence, she became serious once more.

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  • Halfway through his beer the sports argument became spirit­ed enough that Dean took the opportunity to rise and cross to the payphone behind him.

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  • It became obvious early on that Dean wouldn't reach his des­tination by 7:00 and in fact the sun was beginning to set when he finally pulled into the crowded parking lot of The Sea Mist restau­rant.

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  • With a full water bottle and a full stomach and legs warmed to the rhythm of the ride, he became molded into a near trance as he churned up the Colorado miles.

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  • A large group overtook them outside of Durango and they became separated in the pack as she became caught up in a blur of color and then was gone.

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  • The roadside drop offs became more and more precipitous, opening on breath-stopping views of chasms so deep they made him dizzy just to look down to the bot­tom.

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  • Although there was a scattering of other bikers, he was sure the bright yellow windbreaker would be easy to spot, unless the biker became lost in a large pack.

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  • The voice became surly.

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  • I think that was the only reason she and Josh became an item.

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  • What Alex did before we became engaged is none of my business.

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  • When his fingers laced through hers and his palms pressed her hands against the wall next to her face, his kisses became ardent.

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  • His gaze became accusing.

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  • In that moment he became more than a mature male – more than Alex.

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  • When her face became a raging inferno, he smiled.

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  • His gaze remained on her face and when she didn't respond – slowly became concerned.

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  • Josh couldn't claim he didn't know before he married her – or became involved with her, for that matter.

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  • Feeding on emotion, his tone became harsh.

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  • As the night progressed, her fear became anger.

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  • Finally exhaustion became sleep.

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  • His hand stopped and his gaze became intent.

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  • The nurse became pensive.

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  • Lori became pregnant when Alex still believed he couldn't father a child.

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  • As she had said, Destiny would have the love she deserved, and Lori would have the time to recover from grief before her decision became irreversible.

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  • Until that time came when their sparring became a final battle, she'd learn as much as she could from the ancient warrior.

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  • But I also know he made a mistake long before he became the Black God.

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  • The hum in the air became a whine almost too loud to bear.

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  • She did not remember when the lines at his eyes and forehead became deep creases or when his red-blond hair went grey.

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  • Maybe it was better she died today, before she became like him!

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  • Unfortunately, the more independent she became, the less she listened to his advice.

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  • His gaze became distant in thought for a few moments.

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  • Eventually she would have to hire someone to help with the tours – assuming they became more frequent.

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  • His gaze became wary.

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  • His expression became distant.

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  • His tone became controlled.

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  • He flinched at her words and his tone became harsh.

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  • His expression became distant for a moment and finally he nodded, his attention returning to her.

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  • He hesitantly pulled her toward him and the voice became silent as she moved to meet him.

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  • The more he stepped out of the norm to please her, the more uneasy she became.

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  • His expression became stern.

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  • His expression became wistful.

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  • He bit the words off and his voice became controlled, his eyes like cubes of ice.

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  • At one point the road became one lane and curved around the face of a cliff.

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  • Gradually the water became clear and she twisted the knob until the water flow stopped.

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  • Slowly the strength ebbed from her body and reading became a chore.

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  • The rain stopped as quickly as it had begun, and the room became so quiet that it hurt her ears.

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  • Her foot became tangled in the bedroll and she sprawled on the floor.

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  • His regard became suspicious.

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  • Born to a wealthy merchant family, she'd been disowned when it became known what kind of deformed child she bore.

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  • Guilt and need warred as her senses became saturated with his oak-amber scent, the warmth of his body at her back.

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  • She didn't know how much time she had before Xander's interest became too hard to shake.

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  • Jenn fingered the necklace around her neck, the one Darian gave her months before, when they became an official couple.

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  • The necklace became a curse, one that siphoned off much of my power but also allowed me to live.

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  • What happened soon became apparent; there was a neat hole in the top story of the building where Xander's condo used to be.

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  • The two books mentioned remained unnoticed by the reading public, and Lotze first became known to a larger circle through a series of works which aimed at establishing in the study of the physical and mental phenomena of the human organism in its normal and diseased states the same general principles which had been adopted in the investigation of inorganic phenomena.

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  • By understanding and combining what was great and valuable in those divided and scattered endeavours, he became the true successor of Leibnitz.

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  • When, however, the Civil War began, he volunteered into the navy, was rated acting master's mate, and became a midshipman in October 1861, and a lieutenant in July 1862, serving in the North Atlantic blockading squadron.

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  • On the accession of the latter to the throne, Andrew Stone was appointed treasurer to Queen Charlotte, and attaching himself to Lord Bute he became an influential member of the party known as "the king's friends," whose meetings were frequently held at his house.

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  • In 1733 George Stone was made dean of Ferns, and in the following year he exchanged this deanery for that of Derry; in 1740 he became bishop of Ferns, in 1743 bishop of Kildare, in 1745 bishop of Derry, and in 1747 archbishop of Armagh.

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  • His lectures and poems had now made him famous, and he was summoned to Munich where, in 1638, he became court chaplain to the elector Maximilian I.

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  • He entered the Congregation of the Christian Doctrine, and became tutor to the son of a Paris banker.

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  • Later he took holy orders, held two livings, and became master of the rolls in 1494, while Henry VII.

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  • In 1502 Warham was consecrated bishop of London and became keeper of the great seal, but his tenure of both these offices was short, as in 1504 he became lord chancellor and archbishop of Canterbury.

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  • The conceptions of "element," "compound" and "mixture" became more precise than they had been hitherto; in an element all the atoms are alike, in a compound all the molecules are alike, in a mixture there are different kinds of molecules.

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  • In 1893 he became proprietor of the Pall Mall Gazette, and afterwards started the Pall Mall Magazine.

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  • Under the Restoration he became a peer of France, but protested against the reactionary spirit of the government, and remained in opposition.

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  • In 1852 he graduated at Harvard, and became computer to the American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac. He made his name by contributions on mathematical and physical subjects in the Mathematical Monthly.

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  • In 1815 he settled at Leipzig as privatdocent, and the next year became extraordinary professor of astronomy in connexion with the university.

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  • Though the family lost most of its possessions during the Mahratta invasion in the 14th century, it never became tributary to any Malwa chief.

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  • He was of better education than most of his contemporaries, and had married a daughter of Colonel Seves the French non-commissioned officer who became Soliman Pasha under Mehemet Ali.

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  • He devoted himself particularly to the study of the classical languages, and became unusually proficient in Latin composition.

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  • He became a notary and a person of some importance in the city, and was sent in 1343 on a public errand to Pope Clement VI.

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  • In the same year Rainer became curator of the Academy of Sciences, a position which he filled till his death.

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  • About 1583 Antonio took this son to France, where he became a page in the service of Catherine de' Medici, wife of King Henry II.

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  • In 1886 he became proprietor of the San Francisco Examiner, the first of a long chain of papers to come under his control.

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  • He took part in the excavations at Olympia in 1878, became an assistant in the Berlin Museum in 1880, and professor at Berlin (1884) and later at Munich.

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  • iEthelfrith became involved in war with the Welsh towards the end of his reign and captured Chester, probably about 613.

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  • Edwin now became king over both Northumbrian provinces.

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  • Under Edwin the Northumbrian kingdom became the chief power in the country.

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  • After Oswald's defeat and death at the hands of Penda in 642 Bernicia fell to his brother Oswio, while Oswine son of Osric became king in Deira, though probably subject to Oswio.

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  • In 758 Eadberht resigned the kingdom to his son Oswulf, and became a monk.

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  • Moll JEthelwald, who may have been a brother of Eadberht, succeeded, and after a victory over a certain Oswine, who fell in the battle, abdicated and became a monk probably under compulsion in 765.

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  • Oswald, who is called patricius by Simeon of Durham, succeeded, but reigned only twenty-seven days, when he was expelled and eventually became a monk.

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  • ./ lfwald then became king, but Eardwulf was restored in 808 or 809 after appealing to the emperor and the pope.

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  • After an interregnum of a few years a certain Guthred became king in 883.

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  • He became king of Northumbria and extended his territories as far as Watling Street.

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  • Boris became court chamberlain in 1676.

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  • Chicheley now became the subject of a leading case, the court of king's bench deciding, of ter arguments reheard in three successive terms, that he could not hold his previous benefices with the bishopric, and that, spite of the maxim Papa potest omnia, a papal bull could not supersede the law of the land (Year-book ii.

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  • But during the regency, after Henry VI's accession, Beaufort was successful, and in 1426 became cardinal and legate.

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  • Delaware is the seat of the Ohio Wesleyan University (co-educational), founded by the Ohio Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1841, and opened as a college in 1844; it includes a college of liberal arts (1844), an academic department (1841), a school of music (1877), a school of fine arts (1877), a school of oratory (1894), a business school (1895), and a college of medicine (the Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, at Cleveland, Ohio; founded as the Charity Hospital Medical College in 1863, and the medical department of the university of Wooster until 1896, when, under its present name, it became a part of Ohio Wesleyan University).

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