No doubt he didn't like being reminded that her dream could only be achieved by unnatural methods.
Why hadn't it occurred to her that Jonathan might feel he was being replaced?
Outside of this being her first trip in an airplane, the rest of the flight was uneventful.
More than likely the correction was to prevent her from being embarrassed.
He probably didn't realize that his hostility toward Señor Medena was being transferred to Jonathan as anxiety.
He was being positively rude.
It had provided the opportunity for him to accuse her of being unfaithful.
Alex liked being in control, and he had none in this situation.
Remembering what Felipa had said about the girls being out of a home if Alex refused the inheritance, she smiled.
He had started the clinic shortly after they were married, so his dream was barely being realized.
I never thought of him as being anything else but a salesman until I saw him tonight, but he seems so... comfortable now.
Being groped by him again wasn't something she was looking forward to.
There is something to be said for being poor.
Alex was being stubborn - and uncharacteristically rebellious.
All right, but I don't like being kept in the dark about all this.
She wasn't looking forward to being in the room with Alex right now - especially so with the children there to listen.
He's been clear enough about that, and yet it's being pushed on him.
He had the background and the education, but he obviously didn't have the inclination to adjust to the one being forced on him.
She hadn't brushed or rinsed her mouth out since being sick on the plane.
He wasn't even being recognized for his abilities.
If Alex liked being in control, and she liked him being in control, then there was no problem.
She sobbed and begged them to let her out until Carmen felt like her heart was being brutally wrenched from her body.
"For being greedy and making children without god's consent," Carmen said.
She wouldn't describe him as being tall.
There was a fine line between being frugal and being a miser.
She was the country bumpkin that he had to drag everywhere or be accused of being insensitive.
Then again, maybe he was being sued.
No one had said anything about Dulce being married, either.
Would there be a point at which she stopped being surprised by his family?
Being able to discuss such things with him was as comforting as it was new.
Is being in control so important that you're willing to sacrifice the happiness of your only son?
By the time they arrived at the hospital, the twins were being placed in incubators.
He had an idea of how his father felt, fearing he would have to watch his little boy grow and not being able to be the provider.
His reputation for being rough on rookies was well earned.
It was the idea of being deceived.
Being around Lathum had opened his eyes to the number of people who deceive and are deceived.
For a full week she enjoyed the benefits of being big sister.
Then came the arrest, and with it the fear of being questioned by the police.
"I like being here with you," she insisted.
Right now it was like being the last person on earth.
For a moment she felt the dull aching pain of being utterly alone.
Being close enough so that she could attend college while living at home had been their rationalization, but she suspected they were also trying to stimulate her social life.
I'll just have to get used to being idle.
His only explanation was that he liked being alone.
There were bears and mountain lions, but in all the years she had lived here, she had never known of anyone being attacked.
I guess a walk in the cool evening isn't worth the risk of being eaten up by beasts is it?
She glanced back to make sure she wasn't being observed.
After one last look around to see if she was being watched, she started into the woods.
He took it harder than I thought he would, but being able to keep Tammy took the edge off it.
He had been drinking and was being a jerk.
For a moment she wanted to retract the part about being entertainment, but when he spoke she realized it might have been exactly what she needed to say.
Only an occasional sound of brush being pushed aside indicated he was still behind her.
One thought had been gnawing at her consciousness since the first time she suspected him of being involved in drugs.
They might have considered her an innocent bystander in her relationship with Allen, but being on the sideline again would, at minimum, make them suspicious.
I don't like you being up there alone.
You don't like being deceived.
Sometimes I think Brandon being here has backfired.
Hadn't she resigned herself to being the ugly duckling years ago?
Being the only child, she was probably over protective of him.
Roxanne had a set her cap for him and Adrienne had no intention of being the one to spoil her friends' plans.
Friday was usually a hectic day, with people being released, so she was unable to leave early.
He led the way to the door, all the while muttering something under his breath about something being stupid.
You being a nurse...
She wasn't being selfish.
"That I was being my usual selfish self?" she prompted.
Nothing she had ever experienced in her life was more painful than that moment, knowing his pain and not being able to say a thing to help.
I was being a jerk.
He knew he was being backed into a corner.
Being in front carried its responsibilities.
That was why Pete chose the route - less risk of being robbed.
You're being paid to talk?
Being first in line one day meant being last in line the next.
It was hard to look at his face without being fascinated by the color of his eyes.
He thought she was being forward.
She had killed a human being.
Separating might increase the risks for some, but it would reduce the risk of everyone being captured.
Was he being sarcastic, or was he still miffed about the losing the mules?
How could she tell him without being insulting?
They slid down the hill a ways until they could stand without being seen.
Being tempted was one thing, giving in to temptation was something else.
He was wrong for using a bottle to settle his problems, and wrong for being unfaithful to his wife.
The wages weren't all that great, but deducting rent, utilities and groceries from her present salary, it wound up being a good deal more.
Being the only postal employee in a small town, the petite extravert was always ready for conversation.
I guess being reclusive is a poor way to make friends.
How could I enjoy myself knowing he was being tended to and surrounded by strangers?
She watched him head for the barn and wondered how he could stand being out in the cold all day.
Cade was trying to be accommodating, but sometimes he was as skittish about conversation as the cat was about being touched - and likely for the same reason.
Some people lived their entire lives without ever being close to anyone.
And I insulted you by being such a brute.
I was raised on a farm, and being an only child, I learned not to depend on others for entertainment.
I got tired of being pawed.
Unless - Maybe he was upset at being caught picnicking with his housekeeper.
There's no point in being uncomfortable just so you can prove what a macho man you are.
I mean... well you being my employer and all.
"I imagine it helps being around people," I answered.
I spent months being probed, questioned, talked about and made to feel a freak.
I tried to remember names on buildings but just being there was so awesome it was difficult to concentrate.
Talk about being put on the spot; my beloved set me up in spades.
Betsy, being from mid-America, found the ocean delightful.
I'd never experienced my wife being so upset.
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