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behind Sentence Examples

  • The boy got up at once, and sat behind the king.

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  • He peered behind her.

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  • I took the shortest way through the little park behind the palace.

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  • But the brightest summer has winter behind it.

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  • With that behind her, she turned to another subject - one equally disturbing.

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  • Closing it behind her, she moved into the cool moist air.

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  • She wanted to show it to the little boy in the seat behind us.

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  • They had to move forward, and leave the past behind them.

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  • They heard the sound of voices behind them.

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  • The four lawyers rode along, one behind another; for the pathway was narrow, and the mud on each side of it was deep.

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  • Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.

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  • She squeezed behind the barrel as the office door opened.

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  • At that point, the iffy parts of human history are behind us and it is blue skies and clean sailing ahead.

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  • Only an occasional sound of brush being pushed aside indicated he was still behind her.

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  • Carmen was looking at someone behind the camera and Alex was looking at a girl who stood about five feet from him.

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  • The cogs were working behind those blue eyes.

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  • Brandon leaned down and spoke to the woman behind the wheel.

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  • Leaning her back against the wall, hands behind her back, she watched him in the mirror.

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  • The headlights behind provided a sense of false security.

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  • "Well, then," said the teacher, "you may take your slate and go out behind the schoolhouse for half an hour.

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  • He was still chuckling as she closed the door behind her.

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  • Suddenly he heard a rustling noise behind him.

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  • A wide porch peeked from behind three stucco arches.

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  • Quick steps from behind alerted Adrienne to the arrival of Michael.

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  • At such times Dorothy, Zeb and the Wizard all pushed behind, and lifted the wheels over the roughest places; so they managed, by dint of hard work, to keep going.

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  • "Stretchers!" shouted someone behind him.

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  • The quilt of a high, white feather bed was just visible behind a screen.

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  • Leaving her thoughts behind, she started up the hill to meet Alex.

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  • He was afraid of falling behind the hussars, so much afraid that his heart stood still.

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  • I ride with a divided skirt, and so does my teacher; but it would be easier for her to mount a man's wheel than for me; so, if it could be arranged to have the ladies' seat behind, I think it would be better....

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  • She kept coming up behind me and putting her hand on the paper and into the ink-bottle.

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  • A movement behind caught her attention and she stopped.

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  • She hurriedly ascended the narrow dimly lit stone staircase, calling to Pierre, who was lagging behind, to follow.

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  • The dead and for the most part unmerchantable wood behind my house, and the driftwood from the pond, have supplied the remainder of my fuel.

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  • Wildlife hid behind that wall of green, but it was too late in the day for them to be hopping out on the road.

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  • There was a soft step behind her, and then his hands were on her waist, his thumbs nimbly working the tense muscles.

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  • Just behind it they came upon some dozens of soldiers, continually replaced by others, who ran from the entrenchment.

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  • When having limbered up the only two cannon that remained uninjured out of the four, they began moving down the hill (one shattered gun and one unicorn were left behind), Prince Andrew rode up to Tushin.

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  • As we consider the lot of those left behind, it becomes clearer how the end of scarcity will have a profound impact on the world.

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  • She walked behind his chair, leaning over it and putting her arms around him.

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  • She reached the door and looked back, expecting to find him right behind her, but he wasn't.

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  • But over time, these dehumanizing jobs are what will be "left behind," not the people who perform them.

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  • This has come about as we have left a polarized world behind us and the importance of military alliances has fallen.

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  • In front and behind moved infantry.

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  • A few such trees in the backyard behind your condo, cabin, or yurt would be enough to satisfy your power requirements.

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  • He leaped into the saddle, and away he dashed with his officers close behind him.

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  • After the play I was permitted to go behind the scenes and meet her in her royal costume.

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  • Behind it, sixteen cars were jammed together all the way back to the highway.

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  • She must have two footmen behind her carriage, and very big ones.

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  • When the eager but misrepeated words had reached their destination in a cry of: "The general to the third company," the missing officer appeared from behind his company and, though he was a middle-aged man and not in the habit of running, trotted awkwardly stumbling on his toes toward the general.

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  • Men esteem truth remote, in the outskirts of the system, behind the farthest star, before Adam and after the last man.

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  • Dodging cobwebs by the dozens, she pushed on until deciding she had reached a point behind the building.

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  • These latter the butler thrust mysteriously forward, wrapped in a napkin, from behind the next man's shoulders and whispered: "Dry Madeira"...

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  • Swiftly behind that thought came another.

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  • While this was being given, Prince Andrew heard the whisper of a woman's voice and the rustle of a silk dress behind the door.

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  • A honk from behind drew their attention.

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  • Sonya trembled all over and blushed to her ears and behind them and down to her neck and shoulders while Nicholas was speaking.

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  • Yancey was instantly behind her.

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  • OK. I'll be right behind you... and drive slowly.

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  • After the play Miss Sullivan took me to see him behind the scenes, and I felt of his curious garb and his flowing hair and beard.

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  • The adjutants and battalion and regimental commanders mounted, crossed themselves, gave final instructions, orders, and commissions to the baggage men who remained behind, and the monotonous tramp of thousands of feet resounded.

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  • Those standing behind noticed what a speaker omitted to say and hastened to supply it.

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  • Behind her throne stood the twenty-eight officers of her army and many officials of the royal household.

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  • Behind them followed a long procession of the women of Rome.

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  • The moon will not sour milk nor taint meat of mine, nor will the sun injure my furniture or fade my carpet; and if he is sometimes too warm a friend, I find it still better economy to retreat behind some curtain which nature has provided, than to add a single item to the details of housekeeping.

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  • Methinks I hear them barking behind the Peterboro' Hills, or panting up the western slope of the Green Mountains.

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  • For a hunt and a gallop, eh? asked Nicholas, scratching Milka behind the ears.

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  • It stood behind the door.

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  • He came up behind her and took the coffee cup from her hands, sitting it on the table.

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  • It merely confirmed that she had left childhood behind... quite gracefully.

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  • She mounted the ATV behind him and hesitated before putting her arms around his waist.

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  • The French were making a stand there behind a wattle fence in a garden thickly overgrown with bushes and were firing at the Cossacks who crowded at the gateway.

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  • But that was behind them.

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  • Just then at a distance behind Kutuzov was heard the sound of regiments saluting, and this sound rapidly came nearer along the whole extended line of the advancing Russian columns.

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  • The foreboding of evil that had suddenly come over Rostov was more and more confirmed the farther he rode into the region behind the village of Pratzen, which was full of troops of all kinds.

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  • With an effort, she managed to straddle the vehicle behind him.

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  • She squatted behind a screen of brush and watched.

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  • With his hands behind him he paced briskly from corner to corner of the room, looking straight before him and thoughtfully shaking his head.

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  • "Nesvitski, Nesvitski! you numskull!" came a hoarse voice from behind him.

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  • A soft southern voice drawled behind her.

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  • Alex assisted her as she swung up behind him.

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  • She kicked off her shoes and stretched out on the couch, lacing fingers behind her head.

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  • Brandon may have considered his problem "stupid" at the ranch, but it obviously wasn't behind him.

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  • So she ran along over their heads until she had left them far behind and below and had come to the city and the House of the Sorcerer.

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  • She said, 'Girl,' to the maid, 'put on a livery, get up behind the carriage, and come with me while I make some calls.'

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  • I heard it proposed lately that two young men should travel together over the world, the one without money, earning his means as he went, before the mast and behind the plow, the other carrying a bill of exchange in his pocket.

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  • The staff officer remained behind and Prince Andrew rode on alone.

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  • Alex put the paper down and turned toward her, sliding an arm behind her on the back of the couch.

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  • The intensity of his look pinned her to the door behind her.

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  • A fat major skirted a bush, puffing and falling out of step; a soldier who had fallen behind, his face showing alarm at his defection, ran at a trot, panting to catch up with his company.

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  • All began to run and bustle, and Rostov saw coming up the road behind him several riders with white plumes in their hats.

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  • The marshals stood behind him not venturing to distract his attention.

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  • Prince Andrew was behind, among the immense number forming the commander-in-chief's suite.

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  • A cannon ball killed someone behind them, another fell in front and splashed Dolokhov with blood.

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  • When Gabriel came to inform her that the men who had come had run away again, she rose frowning, and clasping her hands behind her paced through the rooms a long time considering what she should do.

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  • Giddon deposited Lisa on the animal's back and, putting a foot in the stirrup, swung up behind her.

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  • He let the wagon pull ahead and crossed behind it, speeding up to reach the seat from the other side.

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  • Mr. Finney had a turnip, And it grew, and it grew; It grew behind the barn, And the turnip did no harm.

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  • In those driving northeast rains which tried the village houses so, when the maids stood ready with mop and pail in front entries to keep the deluge out, I sat behind my door in my little house, which was all entry, and thoroughly enjoyed its protection.

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  • Behind the caleche galloped the suite and a convoy of Croats.

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  • A little behind the hussars came Denisov, accompanied by two infantry officers with whom he was talking.

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  • On seeing the hussars, the foremost began to turn, while those behind began to halt.

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  • Alex climbed into the car beside Carmen and placed his arm protectively on the back of the seat behind her neck.

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  • From behind them, Felipa's amused voice teased.

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  • A flush crawled up his neck, across his face and hid behind flashing dark eyes.

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  • She was walking behind him, trying unsuccessfully to keep up with his long strides.

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  • Would she have been able to hear his conversation behind a closed door?

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  • "Don't move," a familiar voice commanded from behind her.

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  • He walked up and down the river bank, leading his horse behind him; but he kept his eyes turned always toward the dim, dark spot which he knew was the old North Church.

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  • At first I was very sorry when I found that the sun had hidden his shining face behind dull clouds, but afterwards I thought why he did it, and then I was happy.

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  • It was not so much within doors as behind a door where I sat, even in the rainiest weather.

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  • The countess in turn, without omitting her duties as hostess, threw significant glances from behind the pineapples at her husband whose face and bald head seemed by their redness to contrast more than usual with his gray hair.

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  • Behind these were some Russian sharpshooters.

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  • Behind Kutuzov, at a distance that allowed every softly spoken word to be heard, followed some twenty men of his suite.

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  • They said that a gentleman farmer, who was behind the scenes, wanted to double his money, which, as I understood, amounted to half a million already; but in order to cover each one of his dollars with another, he took off the only coat, ay, the skin itself, of Walden Pond in the midst of a hard winter.

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  • "I don't need one," she snapped over her shoulder, and then slid the patio door shut behind her.

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  • Occasionally he glanced behind him, as if searching for someone, or something, that might be watching.

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  • The cliff and surrounding mountains were now behind them.

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  • "I'm not hungry," she said honestly, and walked into her room, shutting the door behind her.

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  • Whatever she couldn't get into it, she would simply have to leave behind.

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  • Each still held the final pieces to the puzzle they left behind.

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  • As Adrienne stepped off the sidewalk, she heard quick steps from behind.

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  • She'd already burned her bridges behind her.

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  • I burned it behind me.

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  • The four freight wagons pulled into a single line behind her.

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  • A deep voice spoke from behind her.

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  • What was going on behind those fantastic eyes, she couldn't say, but Pete's jaw must have dropped a mile.

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  • From behind them a voice spoke.

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  • She picked up the lines and worked her wagon behind the rest.

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  • Davis, you and Royce pull in behind them.

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  • A whisper of sound behind proved to be Davis.

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  • If you leave the wagons behind, you'll be rewarding the Indians.

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  • Using the extra sand, they made fortifications and bedded down for the night behind them.

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  • By dawn they had left the wagons far behind.

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  • She stumbled up the dune behind him and stopped when he held out a hand.

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  • He chuckled again and glanced back at the others, who were trailing behind.

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  • As she trudged along behind him she considered her newfound desire.

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  • Bordeaux lead the horse out of the ravine and behind a slab of rock.

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  • There he swung up behind her and they rode away from the area at a fast trot.

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  • Bordeaux stepped from behind the rock and called to the Indians.

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  • The desert and lava fields behind them, they made good time.

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  • With a trembling hand, she lifted the flower and tucked it behind her right ear.

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  • You've got to put it behind you and get on with your life.

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  • "I hope you don't find all this too primitive," Cade spoke behind her.

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  • Cade was standing behind Claudette and her husband.

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  • Everyone laughs behind his back.

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  • The very next day she was straining over the counter to reach behind the stove when Cade came into the kitchen.

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  • I dropped the salt shaker behind the stove.

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  • She moved past him and gingerly felt behind the stove until her fingers closed around the shaker.

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  • That and the time when I was trying to get the salt shaker from behind the stove.

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  • And then he left the room, pulling the door snugly closed behind him.

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  • And then she heard the drum of hooves behind her.

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  • He pulled as she lunged up, and as soon as she was settled behind him, he urged the horse into a lope.

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  • The storm kicked up dust behind them, but they managed to beat it to the corral.

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  • She was riding behind Cade, her hands clinging to his lean hips.

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  • She jerked the kitchen door open, not realizing he was close until she heard his voice behind her.

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  • He came through the door, his hands behind him and a smug look on his face.

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  • He pulled his hands from behind his back and held them out to her.

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  • She did several dishes and then heard a chair scrape the floor behind her.

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  • He reached out, gently slipping a hand behind her neck.

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  • His hands touched her waist and then he slipped his arms around her from behind and drew her back against his chest.

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  • "I hope you don't mind mice," Quinn said with a smile as he showed us a small room behind the kitchen.

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  • "Coffee first, please," I answered as the bath room door closed behind Betsy.

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  • I'm on the road with West Virginia behind me, taking a brief rest from my hobby.

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  • We followed behind him.

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  • No, I don't remember it but it would have been behind me.

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  • We took seats on an old leather sofa and side chair while our hostess sat behind the desk that dominated the room.

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  • It was a hang-up but when she returned moments later, she heard a car leaving the alley behind her house.

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  • Without a word, Howie crossed to the basement stairs, with Quinn close behind.

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  • We were picked up by Martha and arrived just as Quinn and who'd ferried Howie pulled in behind us.

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  • When I noticed his flashing lights behind me, I nearly raced away but he'd have caught me.

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  • We knew the young girl was in trouble shortly after she left her house, with Howie following closely behind her.

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  • I'd love to put this behind us but it takes time.

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  • I'm the poop the black sheep left behind in the pen.

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  • "I'll get the car started," Howie said as he beat a hasty retreat outside, thereby ducking any chance of interrogation and leaving behind four bewildered minds, seething with curiosity.

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  • Besides, if he was imprisoned for a crime like these murders, he'd still be rotting behind bars.

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  • You think perhaps the FBI is behind it?

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  • My wife stood in front of the others as they all waited behind her.

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  • As the others remained behind the closed door of the conference room, I went out to lunch on my own.

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  • Who is behind this enterprise?

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  • I rang the bell and I could see shadow movement behind the thin drapes but no one answered.

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  • I must be sure before I strike and not leave the psychic one behind to torment me.

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  • I left the phone off the hook, retreated back to the bedroom and with my heart racing, I closed the door behind me.

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  • As I tried to rise to my knees I was grabbed from behind and once again, I felt a knife at my throat!

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  • I was dragged to my feet from behind by my captor as police burst through the door and the room ignited with the blinding glow of several flash lights.

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  • "Drop it!" a voice shouted from behind the light as I felt the knife press tighter against me!

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  • Behind him, to the far right, I could see the front door was off its hinges, wrested to a strange angle.

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  • Sensing someone behind me, I turned just enough to see my wife sitting in a chair, her eyes closed.

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  • I heard another sound as Molly came across the room and stood behind my wife.

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  • I thought when all this was behind us, we could reminisce about it and maybe revel in all the good we managed to accomplish.

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  • He sat behind his desk and motioned me to a side chair.

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  • He swears he won't leave them behind.

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  • My place was on the street behind theirs, one house over so the corners of our lots touched.

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  • It was strange sitting here, talking to a confessed rapist, with the sound of what was probably more of them eating dinner behind me.

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  • I lined up behind an old fellow whose odor almost caused me to skip the meal entirely but I stuck with it and was rewarded by a tasty bowl of chicken soup and a fresh baked roll.

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  • My bed in the homeless shelter, definitely a first for me, was a pull-out in a small room behind the main hall.

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  • I wasn't relegated to the large first floor dormitory-style quarters behind the eating area.

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  • Put it behind you, Howie.

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  • It looks like he'd just come out of the shower and got it from behind, with something heavy.

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  • "I'll drive you," Pual said as he came out from behind the counter and hurried to the front door, leaving his boss and the elderly couple behind with mouths agape.

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  • Pual followed a few steps behind.

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  • She sat behind a desk and began asking me questions which I interrupted.

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  • I turned and left the room with Pual behind me as I searched left and right until I saw a policeman by the door.

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  • A person behind me answered nervously.

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  • Now my two treasures are secure behind me as I'm off to my wooded sanctuary.

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  • With extreme trepidation, I complied, closing the door behind me.

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  • He stepped out from behind me, holding his large knife.

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  • Cautiously, I stepped outside the motel room door, closing it behind me.

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  • My heart fell, knowing the session I'd left behind was over and with it, our final attempt to locate Grasso's hide away.

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  • She waved her hand behind her.

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  • I heard her snarl from behind the wooden door.

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  • Purple-eyes looked at her, and she shrank behind Green-eyes.

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  • The man who spoke snatched her arms from behind and shoved her into the kitchen.

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  • "Jonny, what are you doing here?" she demanded, pulling away from the man behind her.

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  • "Impressive," the man behind him said.

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  • "Sit your ass down," he said and nodded his head behind him towards the living room.

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  • She showed no sign of life until he locked the door behind them.

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  • He looked at his watch again, then settled in bed on his side behind her.

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  • The agitated voice came from behind her, jarring her.

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  • Bianca closed the door behind her then tried to open it again.

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  • It makes no sense, but I couldn't ever leave that night behind.

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  • He wrenched the door open and slammed it behind him.

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  • She stopped at a stoplight, only for the car behind her to slide into her.

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  • The driver from the car behind her approached.

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  • There was only one other customer and several baristas talking loudly behind the counter.

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  • She withdrew, and he felt the loss of her presence like the sun going behind a cloud.

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  • He sat on the ottoman in front of her, reaching out to tuck her hair behind her ear.

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  • He touched her automatically, stroking the side of her face and tucking errant curls behind her ear.

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  • Toni pushed both women behind him, and Darian took a teetering step towards him.

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  • Dusty waited until he heard the door close behind him before he moved.

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  • Dusty strode to the small gym behind the main house, stripping off his jacket and shirt as he did so.

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  • "You almost waited too long," the mysterious creature said from behind him.

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  • Talon hauled her along until he, too, was worn out and she dropped behind both.

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  • The world dumped her on top of a pile of sand near the boardwalk with the angry black sea roaring behind her.

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  • He looked over his shoulder again at the dark landscape behind him.

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  • "Enjoy," Sean said, reappearing from the kitchen doors behind her to place a bowl of warm toffee pudding on the table.

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  • He lowered the woman to her feet and pushed her behind him.

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  • The woman moved behind him, her confused green eyes on Jule.

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  • Yully closed the door behind her, shaking out of fear and cold.

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  • Sean asked from behind her.

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  • Jule sensed a great deal of turmoil behind his calm features and pitied the man.

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  • Jule eased out of the garage and closed the door behind him.

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  • The garage door behind him opened, and he whirled.

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  • Too weak to push it off, he let his head drop back onto the cushion behind him.

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  • Four of the five vamps he'd chosen as bodyguards were exchanging looks of derision behind his back, and the vamp he tried to interrogate was openly ridiculing him.

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  • I found his body behind his bar.

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  • "Stay behind me, Jonny," she directed him.

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  • Dusty slammed the door behind him and entered the living room, his sharp gaze taking in every dark corner before he sat.

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  • "I'm here, Jule," Bianca said from behind him.

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  • Power flowed from Xander and Jule, through her toward the Other, pinning him against the pillar behind him.

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  • The low growl drew her attention behind her, where the red-eyed man materialized beside Damian.

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  • He stepped forward and motioned her behind him.

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  • She ran until the cold air burned her lungs and the people were far behind her.

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  • She closed and locked the door behind her.

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  • He clasped his hands behind his head, giving her an unobstructed view of his body.

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  • The door closed behind her, and he pointed to a chair.

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  • He leaned against the cabinets behind him.

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  • She closed the door behind her.

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  • He covered Sofia with a comforter and closed the door to his bedroom behind him.

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  • She closed the door behind her, dressed in clothing that accentuated her large breasts and tight body.

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  • I'm interested— She ignored him and slammed the door behind her, returning to her room, angry and agitated.

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  • Pierre obeyed and closed the doors behind him.

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  • She leapt up and closed the door behind her, turmoil in her breast.

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  • She wanted him, the man behind the titles and the power.

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  • She entered, and Rainy closed the door behind her.

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  • Images flowed behind her eyelids, most too fleeting to catch.

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  • Damian listened to the door close behind her, stunned by what he'd seen in her thoughts.

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  • He clasped his arms behind his head and lay down, impervious to the cold.

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  • He closed the door behind him with a cold laugh, not bothering to bind her.

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  • The man with the green eyes was suddenly behind him, watching her.

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  • She watched him, tempted to run away, before realizing the amount of activity in the halls behind her guaranteed her capture.

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  • Darian placed her behind Dustin and climbed behind Rainy.

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  • He will be forever stuck between the two worlds, the good and the evil, without entering either or leaving either behind.

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  • He clasped his hands behind his back.

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  • He took her arm, pulling her behind him.

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  • Dustin gave a tense nod and pushed her behind him, out of the Watcher's path.

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  • He closed the door behind him.

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  • Deidre closed the door behind her and walked down the hallway.

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  • The sound of bodies hitting the stone floor behind her preceded Darkyn grabbing her by a few seconds.

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  • He tossed his shirt on the chair behind her.

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  • Darkyn's hands were clasped behind his back.

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  • Deidre heard him approach from behind.

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  • She was stuck with the creature behind the evil in the world.

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  • She wasn't so sure she wanted to know what was behind that door.

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  • His attention was on a point behind her, and she turned to see a portal waiting.

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  • She glanced back over her shoulder to see Darkyn standing where she left him, hands clasped behind his back, watching her with the cold smile that told her there was more going on than she suspected.

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  • She heard the sound of a weapon scraping a scabbard behind her and turned.

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  • He motioned for the Immortal behind her to leave.

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  • He approached and circled her, pausing behind her.

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  • He stood a few meters away, hands clasped behind his back.

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  • She started to shake, unable to bear the idea of more children dying or living with the creature behind it.

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  • Kin stood right behind her, way too close for her comfort.

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  • He closed the doorway behind him.

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  • He tugged her out from behind the chair then turned her gently.

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  • Why would he want the dealer behind those who hurt her?

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  • A portal appeared behind him, and he left without another word.

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  • He caught her wrists and pinned them behind her, more interested in feeding.

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  • He waited for the portal behind her to close.

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  • She heard what was behind his message, the cunning edge Darkyn didn't try to hide behind pretty words like Wynn did.

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  • Deidre looked behind her, expecting to see Darkyn behind her and relieved that he wasn't.

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  • "What reason is there behind falling for a woman and watching her get shipped off to live with the Dark One?" he asked bitterly.

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  • Darkyn's arm slid around her when the portal closed behind Gabriel.

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  • She blinked, not registering the deity was behind her until he spoke.

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  • Selyn hurried across the room to a pad of paper and pen that Wynn had clearly left behind, if his tight writing on the back cover was any indication.

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  • They inched forward, one behind the other, hands at their sides lest they rub the slime of the rock walls that wept on either side.

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  • They slopped forward, feet sloshing the muddy floor, no longer trying to avoid the water that oozed in rivulets down the narrow passageway, back toward the entrance, now out of sight behind them.

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  • The girl was close enough behind him to smell the dankness of his tangled locks.

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  • She hobbled up behind where he knelt.

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  • Mr. Westlake, dressed in his usual dusty and patched attire, pressed Cynthia for the reason behind her unusual reticence.

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  • "I think that's sweet," Cynthia offered as she returned from the kitchen, with Maria trailing behind her.

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  • It was a beautiful smile that caused Dean to wonder what life the young girl had left behind.

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  • "I might as well roust up the rest of the family—so's Maria can meet 'em," he said as he went over to Martha's bedroom door, knocked and entered, closing the door behind him.

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  • When Dean saw the flashing lights behind him he was startled until he recognized the white Chevy Blazer, the sheriff's car, and his reaction turned from concern to a smile.

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  • The sheriff's office was located only a few blocks east of Bird Song, behind the County Court House, where Fred O'Connor would report for jury duty the following Tuesday.

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  • Just trying to get you mellow enough to tell me why you've got a bug up your behind.

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  • I didn't leave SB the Owl behind because I didn't love him.

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  • At least Randy and Jen had years of history together, most of their education behind them, and what would ultimately prove to be supportive parents.

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  • When she finished, still attired in bathrobe and floppy slippers, and leaving a cloud of flour behind her, she crept upstairs to talk to Fred; a conversation that lasted thirty minutes.

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  • If that were the case, Dean wondered, why had Joseph also rented a Jeep and parked out of sight behind Bird Song?

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  • If someone tampered with the real bones, we don't want to give them a chance to clean up whatever they might have left behind.

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  • They parked behind rocks, away from the direction of their approach, and immediately saw a nearly invisible path upward.

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  • Cynthia, trailing a few steps behind, bumped into him as they stopped and stared at the gaping opening.

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  • It seemed to come from behind them but it could have been anything—a dislodged rock, an echo of their own movements.

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  • I'm glad that's all behind us.

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  • Once again he reached behind his seat, this time pulling out a child's red polka-dot umbrella, no doubt another garage sale bargain.

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  • When at last they arrived at the trail's end, Westlake parked, placed a rock behind his wheel, and held out his polka-dot umbrella.

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  • You sure Joseph isn't behind this?

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  • Billy Langstrom, behind the wheel of a red Jeep similar to but older than Deans', honked from across the street.

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  • His back was aching by the time he hauled the last chest to the patio behind the inn where the raiders could divvy the spoils.

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  • Dean followed close behind, with Fred O'Connor trailing.

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  • Dean had a feeling the woman was the tall blonde he'd seen leaving the courthouse behind Fred O'Connor.

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  • She added, "Now that he'll be married with responsibilities, this sort of activity is all behind him."

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  • Dean emerged from behind the cluster of boulders and jogged to the edge of a clearing where he had a better view down the valley.

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  • If I find out it was one of those Dawkins boys, I'll respond in like fashion, and out in the open, not hiding behind boulders.

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  • She thinks she set it down when we hid behind the boulder—after the shot.

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  • Dean could see nothing behind him, only the slope directly beneath his feet.

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  • He'd seen him jogging the highway, his long hair, now covered by a helmet, spilling behind him.

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  • "I'll be right behind you," the man added.

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  • Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald moved out from behind the lights and strutted over to her.

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  • "Now that the Fourth of July is behind us," he said, "maybe I'll have some time to do a bit of snooping myself—asking questions around town.

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  • Paul was number three in the computer line, behind Brandon Westlake, and brother Joseph.

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  • She peered behind them, as if searching to see if he'd been followed.

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  • It was a shock for David Dean to see Fred O'Connor sitting on a wooden stool behind bars at the Ouray County jail.

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

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  • Dean felt the wall behind him for a light switch.

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  • He was yards behind and took copious notes.

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

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  • Suddenly, a light appeared, not from before but behind him.

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  • There was a sound, perhaps a foot fall, not behind them, but ahead.

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  • She turned on her knees and vomited behind her while Cynthia closed her eyes and wept.

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  • Lydia staggered to her feet and joined them, leaving the grisly sight behind.

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  • The demon lord entered and closed the door behind him.

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  • Wynn didn't want to imagine what Darkyn did to the sweet girl he left behind in Hell.

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  • Wynn pitied her but wasn't about to ask any favors of the demon lord that didn't involve Wynn leaving Hell – and Deidre – behind.

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  • He circled the small, blonde woman and stopped behind her, gaze on Gabriel's name, which was written across her back, along with the Immortal mating script.

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  • Darkyn waited beside an open door, hands clasped behind his back in a deceptive display of ease.

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

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  • They continued, and Deidre's attention went to a small shop behind the tents, from which incense drifted.

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  • Light flared suddenly behind her, and she turned curiously.

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  • She hadn't heard the demon drop from the top of the building to land a few feet behind her.

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  • Soft voices drew her attention to the doorway, where she was able to hear but not see Cora behind the massive frame of Gabriel.

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  • The door closed behind him.

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  • Tymkyn, the best tracker in the underworld, stood behind him, hands clasped and chest heaving.

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  • Deidre opened her door to him and closed it behind him.

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  • With the power of Hell behind him, Darkyn could raise an Army of Souls to wipe out the mortal realm.

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  • He shifted behind her and was quiet for a long moment.

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  • Darkyn stood behind her.

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  • A second demon appeared behind Darkyn.

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  • Only when he sensed the approach of someone behind him did he realized it was real.

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  • The woman in the bed behind him wouldn't hurt anyone else.

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  • The woman in the bed behind him had taken three days to warn him about the human left in Hell.

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  • Deidre stirred from behind him.

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  • He clasped his hands behind his back and drew a deep breath.

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  • Sensing her alarm, Darkyn's mate turned and took the arm of the girl behind her, pushing her towards the black door to Hell.

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  • He climbed halfway up before he heard what sounded like a sob from behind him.

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  • "I took a peek into her mind," Andre replied from behind them.

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  • There was little of that in the life he chose to leave behind.

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  • Later, he lay awake, arms behind his head while she slept.

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  • Something about the woman looked familiar, but it was hard to identify her from behind.

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  • Alex came up behind her and put his arms around her waist.

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  • When his warm lips pressed against the soft area behind her ear, she abandoned the knife and turned around, expecting to see a twinkle in his eyes and a smile on his lips.

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  • So absorbed was she in thought that she didn't notice when he entered the room behind her.

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  • The Appaloosa stallion loved to run, and Princess couldn't be left behind.

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  • His gaze searched the woods behind them in a way that made her nervous.

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  • The front door swung open behind her and his boots clicked across the hardwood floor, stopping at the kitchen doorway.

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  • Coming up behind her, he grasped her waist and pulled her into the circle of his arms.

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  • She pulled in behind his truck and took Destiny out of the car.

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  • He chuckled as he came in behind her and shut the door.

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  • Reaching down, he placed one arm behind her knees and the other around her back, gently lifting her into his arms.

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  • Behind them the red-headed man followed for only a few seconds before turning back toward the house.

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  • It was hard to believe Lori would be behind this latest attack.

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  • And yet, the man who stabbed him was behind bars, and the person who hired him had confessed.

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  • Nothing felt right, so she decided to tuck her hands behind her back and simply lean against the wall.

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  • White high-heeled sandals clicked smartly as she walked across the porch behind Alex.

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  • Lacing fingers behind her neck, she arched back, feeling the muscles in her back stretch.

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  • The door opened behind her and Alex walked in.

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  • As she watched him in the mirror, he stopped behind her and surveyed her soberly.

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  • As the door clicked shut behind him, her breath escaped in a strangled sob.

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  • With Destiny buckled in safely and Jonathan sitting beside her, he climbed behind the wheel and started the car.

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  • Leaning back in the chair and lacing fingers behind his neck, that bland gaze roved over her face again.

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  • She snatched her pillow off the bed and walked out of the room, closing the door behind her.

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  • Did he know Lori was behind the attack?

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  • Coming out of the trees was the mother bear, and behind her, the two cubs.

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  • Behind her she heard him chuckle.

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  • He grabbed her around the waist and swept her into his arms, holding the basket behind her.

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  • His gaze shifted to a point behind her and the smile left his face.

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  • He stepped behind her and put his arms around her waist, pulling her back against his chest.

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  • Deidre turned to see if there was someone behind her the stranger spoke to.

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  • She commiserated with the brown-tinged blossoms left behind by other customers who didn't want to be so close to death.

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  • "Where might you be going?" a warm voice asked from behind him.

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  • Wynn debated the meaning behind the words.

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  • The guy behind the counter was staring at her, his mouth lax and his eyes wide.

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  • "Smells good enough to eat!" she said to the lady sitting behind the table.

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  • "Tamer," he said to the small man behind the counter.

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  • The gateway closed behind him.

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  • Deidre paced on the beach behind her bungalow, unable to do anything but lecture herself over and over about how stupid she was to sleep with some random stranger.

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  • Deidre crossed to the bathroom and closed the door behind her.

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  • Deidre ran and ducked behind a massive swamp cooler.

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  • There's an eighty two percent chance he'll kill you, if you're not behind those walls, the man replied.

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  • Gabe approached and stopped behind her, claiming the alcohol with one hand.

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  • The cave closed behind her, startling her.

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  • He closed the door behind him, and she rubbed her face again.

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  • She crossed more boldly this time, terrified of seeing the doorway close behind her before she'd made it through another one.

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  • Which did she fear more: Death or the man behind the mask?

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  • He folded them behind his head.

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  • He gripped her wrists and held them behind her back.

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  • The Dark One's mysterious search for something past-Deidre left behind began to make sense.

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  • While he didn't want his death-dealers to fear him, he also recognized the look in her eyes and those of the assassins behind her.

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  • Gabriel settled behind her, his long legs stretching out on either side of her.

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  • He clasped his arms behind his back, waiting politely.

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  • She didn't open her eyes or release her breath until she heard the door close behind him.

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  • The scraping of leather against leather, the hollow clatter of stone and shale, the rustle of whatever creature settled behind her.

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  • She registered nothing but darkness and cold for a while before the cold began to fade, and the night behind her eyelids lightened.

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  • Deidre opened the door into the familiar chamber and closed it behind her, leaning against it.

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  • Katie Young looked at the speedometer, which read thirty-seven when the blue lights flared up behind her, jarring her out of the pre-coffee morning stupor.

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  • The man shut the door behind them.

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  • He jabbed his thumb toward the wall behind him, where she made out the slender nickel doorknob in the space between two shelves of ancient books.

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  • Her move toward the fire was reflected in a small mirror behind the desk in front of which he stood.

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  • She walked through the masses, comfortably hidden behind her mask.

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  • Most of his face was hidden behind the mask, but his silver-white hair was too familiar to be anyone else's.

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  • You talk big behind those bars, little girl.

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  • Sasha had told him many things before to try to break him, but this time, he sensed the truth behind the words.

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  • There was a long pause before she sensed him change forms behind her.

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  • She turned around, but saw no doorway behind her.

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  • Kiki gave him a shove, and the older woman closed the door behind them.

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  • A throat cleared behind him.

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  • He wore his customary all black, his dark eyes hidden behind dark shades.

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  • Katie heard the sounds of laugher and talk from behind the closed door.

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  • Determined to enjoy her first relaxing experience in a few weeks, she watched to make sure the door closed behind him and went to the locker room.

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  • His voice grew hushed, as if the all-important guests behind each door might hear him.

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  • She didn't fully register his words until the door closed behind him.

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  • A storm brewed on the horizon, visible through the window behind Death.

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  • She dozed in the car during the forty-five-minute drive into northern Virginia, where her sister's fiancé owned a mansion secreted behind towering shrubbery and a gate that swung open to welcome her.

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  • She closed the door behind them in the massive bedchamber that was hers and whirled.

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  • She ran hard and left the sounds of the battle behind her, her thoughts on Rhyn and nothing else.

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  • The sound of fighting erupted behind her, and she stopped before the trail curved out of sight to see Rhyn standing over his first victim, a demon in a jaguar form.

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  • He changed shape before descending behind Kris.

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  • You must understand there is a reason behind what I ask of you that will not become clear for some time.

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  • The woman.s face was hidden behind a mass of blonde hair, but he recognized the hot pink fingernails instantly.

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  • From behind him, Toby tore out of the castle in a snowsuit.

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  • He sensed the demon.s pain behind its attempt at a chipper tone.

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  • The stark red of blood against white snow caught his attention, and he circled the park behind the castle.

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  • He heard whispers traded behind doors and cottages and waited.

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  • Rhyn waited until the healer passed him and then stepped into the shadow world behind him.

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  • "Giovanni de Medici, descendent of the Italian de Medici," his secretary answered from behind them.

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  • Kris.s voice came from the doorway behind her.

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  • "No," he said, though he shifted behind her.

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  • The door swung closed behind her, and fear trickled through her.

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  • She tried to keep her breathing steady even as she wanted to run screaming and hide behind Rhyn.

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  • "Unless …" He drifted off and crossed to the window, clasping his hands behind him.

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  • Kris disappeared into the portal behind him.

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  • Katie closed the door to the bedroom behind her.

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  • We haven.t been able to record everyone.s names yet, but what we have is in the guestbook in the office, down that hall, last door on the right, the woman replied, pointing to a hallway behind her.

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  • The sound came from behind it, as if someone were trying to open the door.

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  • Megan closed the door behind her, and Katie sank down onto the bed.

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  • He allowed her to pull him into her small room and close the door behind him.

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  • Kiki obeyed and left, closing the door behind him.

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  • He gave his youngest brother no credit for understanding either the importance of the Council or the good intentions behind bringing the Council back together, but Rhyn knew how to use brute violence when it was needed.

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  • He made his way through the fortress to a bedroom and slammed the door behind them.

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  • "I didn.t expect to see you here," Rhyn said, taking in Gabriel.s muscular form as he fought the sparring dummies behind the Sanctuary.

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  • "You were behind the demons attacking us," Rhyn snarled.

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  • She left the sounds of the battle behind her, her thoughts on Rhyn and nothing else.

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  • A'Ran left the command center for the practice fields, the area behind the dwelling where his men fought.

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  • Turning away, she missed the movement behind her as another of the creatures appeared from beneath the bed.

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  • It was safer for her to imagine someone sitting just behind her wall weaving clothing and sending it to her or anyone else as they requested.

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  • Behind the tent and its low, shallow steps was a small group of blond warriors surrounding a fifth man with darker skin and hair.

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  • The emotions behind the scenes were hot and angry before one more scene emerged-- this one lingering for what felt like minutes.

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  • Kiera braced herself and exited behind Evelyn, whose quick step led them back to the main house and outside, where the floating tents were still in place.

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  • Just when she was about to dart away from the door and hide behind any piece of furniture she could find, the footsteps stopped.

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  • She knew before she turned who stood behind her.

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  • The prisoner tucked her behind him with one hand and met the first attacker's blow, blocked it, and flung him down the hall.

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  • Talal paused in an open doorway leading to a large, green field behind the dwelling occupied by hundreds, perhaps thousands, of warriors organized into sparring groups of four and five.

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  • He'd been fighting, but tucked the sword behind his body, as if to protect Talal from it.

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  • The conference room behind it was large and open, its ceiling cathedral and one wall twice the height of the others.

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  • Excited to see that even this world had video games, she sat in the chair behind the buttons and screen, studying all three in an attempt to figure out how the game worked.

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  • "Welcome home," she managed, and clasped her trembling hands behind her back.

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  • Instead, he gripped her sword wrist and moved behind her.

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  • Once again, there was too much behind his simple statement for her to address.

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  • He moved behind her, keeping within arm's distance.

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  • You were no real threat to them without your nishani, but now, you can rally your people behind you with the promise of healing the planet.

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