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between Sentence Examples

  • People passing between them were a blur.

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  • There were sparks between them from the start.

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  • That is the only difference between them.

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  • He was a good-looking intern, but there simply wasn't a spark between them.

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  • When it came back to her face, a slow smile erased the creases between his brows.

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  • Now you shall judge between us.

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  • Put your head down between your knees.

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  • She moved between Adrienne and Brandon, and put an arm around each of their shoulders.

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  • The opening to the cave was only a narrow hole between two rocks.

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  • Silence fell between them and then he finally spoke.

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  • There was a fine line between being frugal and being a miser.

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  • As he turned, the lights of a silent ambulance bounced across the long stretch of pasture between the highway and the mangled car.

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  • There was already a sizable gap between her wagon and the one in front of her.

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  • Don't let it come between us.

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  • There are no mountains between the Atlantic Ocean and the St. Lawrence river.

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  • Nothing was truly resolved except possibly the hostility between them.

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  • Señor Medena's attention shifted back and forth between Dulce and Alex, but neither offered any explanation.

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  • Brandon gave the car more gas and it straightened up, darting between the two vehicles.

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  • I let our stupid house rules stand between us for a long time, but I was the one who finally broke them.

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  • Don't make me choose between you and my mother, Adrienne.

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  • Lisa glanced at Yancey, who silently divided his attention between Connie and Lisa.

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  • Lisa had time between when Howard left and Giddon arrived to call the police, but she didn't.

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  • And at your age what secrets can there be between Natasha and Boris, or between you two?

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  • Sweetheart, let's not let this come between us.

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  • If there had been discord between her parents, she had never seen any indication.

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  • Tonight he divided his attention between the knife and her face - no doubt waiting for her to broach the subject.

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  • Still, by refusing to go up there with Brandon, she was standing between him and his parents.

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  • He could see the clear starry sky between the dark roofs of two penthouses.

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  • Between the hollows the villages of Bezubova and Zakharino showed in the distance.

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  • Was Sarah encouraging a relationship between them?

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  • The beautiful truth burst upon my mind--I felt that there were invisible lines stretched between my spirit and the spirits of others.

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  • Almost every New England boy among my contemporaries shouldered a fowling-piece between the ages of ten and fourteen; and his hunting and fishing grounds were not limited, like the preserves of an English nobleman, but were more boundless even than those of a savage.

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  • Because human ability is distributed unevenly and technology multiplies ability of the talented, the spread between the rich and poor will rise more and more.

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  • In one understanding of economic history, the rich get ahead, and the gap between them and the poor widens.

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  • I read them in the intervals between study and play with an ever-deepening sense of pleasure.

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  • Between finals and her job at the hospital, Adrienne rarely had time to think about it much, though.

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  • The muffled sound of hooves on sand approached the opening between two wagons.

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  • There is never an instant's truce between virtue and vice.

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  • Though there is less than half an inch between the points--a space which represents sixty minutes--Miss Keller tells the time almost exactly.

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  • We heard of the cruel, unnecessary fighting in the far-away Pacific, and learned of the struggles going on between capital and labour.

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  • Mine was, as it were, the connecting link between wild and cultivated fields; as some states are civilized, and others half-civilized, and others savage or barbarous, so my field was, though not in a bad sense, a half-cultivated field.

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  • He saw over the mist that in a hollow between two hills near the village of Pratzen, the Russian columns, their bayonets glittering, were moving continuously in one direction toward the valley and disappearing one after another into the mist.

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  • I do not know whether the difference or the similarity in phrasing between the child's version and the woman's is the more remarkable.

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  • But he also knew that Dron, who had acquired property and was hated by the commune, must be hesitating between the two camps: the masters' and the serfs'.

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  • Between 1856 and 1863, he bred 29,000 pea plants.

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  • Alluring brooks of crystal water flowed sparkling between their flower-strewn banks, while scattered over the valley were dozens of the quaintest and most picturesque cottages our travelers had ever beheld.

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  • As the merchant was walking along, he came to a river that flowed gently between green and shady banks.

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  • Prince Vasili, who still occupied his former important posts, formed a connecting link between these two circles.

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  • Some were red, some white, and others were delicate pink, and they were peeping out from between the green leaves like beautiful little fairies.

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  • Between these humps she had placed her doll, which she was giving a ride around the room.

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  • On Tuesday between eight and nine.

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  • Very soon she learned the difference between ON and IN, though it was some time before she could use these words in sentences of her own.

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  • Such is the contrast between winter and spring.

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  • By crossing to the other side of the Kolocha to the left of the highroad, Napoleon shifted the whole forthcoming battle from right to left (looking from the Russian side) and transferred it to the plain between Utitsa, Semenovsk, and Borodino--a plain no more advantageous as a position than any other plain in Russia--and there the whole battle of the twenty-sixth of August took place.

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  • After last night, she had decided to keep things professional between them.

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  • This is between you and me, not the entire neighborhood.

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  • Yancey expertly caught the head of the serpent between the forks of a stick and bent over to pick it up.

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  • We have surmised the future widening of the gap between the rich and poor, and looked at how that has played out in history.

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  • Their life seems an immense disparity between effort and opportunity.

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  • She was greatly amused, and began at once to find analogies between her movements and those of the plants.

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  • Another time, general attention was attracted by a small brown dog, coming heaven knows whence, which trotted in a preoccupied manner in front of the ranks with tail stiffly erect till suddenly a shell fell close by, when it yelped, tucked its tail between its legs, and darted aside.

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  • She had been a fool to think there was anything between them.

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  • There was much fighting; and several great battles took place between the British and the Americans.

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  • I think "no" and "yes," conveyed by a shake or a nod of my head, have become facts as apparent to her as hot and cold or as the difference between pain and pleasure.

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  • If she wanted a small object and was given a large one, she would shake her head and take up a tiny bit of the skin of one hand between the thumb and finger of the other.

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  • They are not like cups between the hills; for this one, which is so unusually deep for its area, appears in a vertical section through its centre not deeper than a shallow plate.

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  • Bagration knew that as the distance between the two flanks was more than six miles, even if the messenger were not killed (which he very likely would be), and found the commander-in-chief (which would be very difficult), he would not be able to get back before evening.

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  • But at that moment Berg came to Pierre and began insisting that he should take part in an argument between the general and the colonel on the affairs in Spain.

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  • Then with no less fear and delight they saw how the young count, red in the face and with bloodshot eyes, dragged Mitenka out by the scruff of the neck and applied his foot and knee to his behind with great agility at convenient moments between the words, shouting, Be off!

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  • The huntsmen assembled with their booty and their stories, and all came to look at the wolf, which, with her broad-browed head hanging down and the bitten stick between her jaws, gazed with great glassy eyes at this crowd of dogs and men surrounding her.

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  • He now remembered the connection that existed between himself and this man who was dimly gazing at him through tears that filled his swollen eyes.

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  • We have stigmatized racism; and while it unquestionably still exists between many races, racism is becoming less and less relevant.

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  • The Emperor entered the hall through a broad path between two lines of nobles.

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  • Among the innumerable categories applicable to the phenomena of human life one may discriminate between those in which substance prevails and those in which form prevails.

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  • The chief action of the battle of Borodino was fought within the seven thousand feet between Borodino and Bagration's fleches.

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  • Between eight and nine.

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  • Whatever the case, Mary questioned anything that might indicate discord between Carmen and Alex.

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  • "Know what, Adrienne?" he spoke softly between kisses.

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  • In the end the difference of opinion between Mr. Gilman and Miss Sullivan resulted in my mother's withdrawing my sister Mildred and me from the Cambridge school.

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  • I told you there was nothing going on between us.

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  • The small house in which he had taken shelter was almost between the two armies.

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  • I will stir up all the farmers between here and Concord, and those fellows will have a hot time of it.

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  • Rostov, always closely followed by Ilyin, rode along the side of the road between two rows of birch trees.

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  • "To tell you the truth, between ourselves, God only knows what state our left flank is in," said Boris confidentially lowering his voice.

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  • After their engagement, quite different, intimate, and natural relations sprang up between them.

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  • A crowd of military men was assembled there, members of the staff could be heard conversing in French, and Kutuzov's gray head in a white cap with a red band was visible, his gray nape sunk between his shoulders.

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  • The Wizard reached out, caught the wee creature in his hand, and holding its head between one thumb and finger and its tail between the other thumb and finger he pulled it apart, each of the two parts becoming a whole and separate piglet in an instant.

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  • Let's address that by looking at two phenomena: the changing definitions of poverty over time, and the effect of a large gap between the incomes of the rich and poor.

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  • Now they drew close to the fox which began to dodge between the field in sharper and sharper curves, trailing its brush, when suddenly a strange white borzoi dashed in followed by a black one, and everything was in confusion; the borzois formed a star-shaped figure, scarcely swaying their bodies and with tails turned away from the center of the group.

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  • On the field between Borodino and the fleches, beside the wood, the chief action of the day took place on an open space visible from both sides and was fought in the simplest and most artless way.

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  • The soldiers of Dessaix's division advancing against the fleches could only be seen till they had entered the hollow that lay between them and the fleches.

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  • The smoking shell spun like a top between him and the prostrate adjutant, near a wormwood plant between the field and the meadow.

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  • At length, as I leaned with my elbow on the bench one day, it ran up my clothes, and along my sleeve, and round and round the paper which held my dinner, while I kept the latter close, and dodged and played at bopeep with it; and when at last I held still a piece of cheese between my thumb and finger, it came and nibbled it, sitting in my hand, and afterward cleaned its face and paws, like a fly, and walked away.

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  • At tea all sat in their accustomed places: Nicholas beside the stove at a small table where his tea was handed to him; Milka, the old gray borzoi bitch (daughter of the first Milka), with a quite gray face and large black eyes that seemed more prominent than ever, lay on the armchair beside him; Denisov, whose curly hair, mustache, and whiskers had turned half gray, sat beside countess Mary with his general's tunic unbuttoned; Pierre sat between his wife and the old countess.

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  • Sometimes he even did it when there was a room full of people between them.

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  • The idea of making love in a strange bedroom was disturbing enough, but with only a door between them and the children, locked or not, it didn't feel right.

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  • "I doubt he can play a guitar," he said between sips.

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  • And the conversation I overheard between you and your mother tonight?

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  • Between my studies and work, I have enough to keep my mind occupied.

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  • Tensions between the rich and poor grow higher under the following five circumstances:

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  • If your father is American and your mother Chinese, you will have a different understanding of differences between those countries, and, on balance, will be less amenable to war between those nations.

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  • She seems to have some idea of the difference between original composition and reproduction.

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  • Whatever the issue was, the conflict between Alex and Dulce remained.

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  • Without you, or when something comes between us like this, I seem lost and can't do anything.

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  • At the same time the feeling he had noticed between his protegee Natasha and Prince Andrew accentuated his gloom by the contrast between his own position and his friend's.

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  • But looking into his eyes she was frightened, realizing that there was not that barrier of modesty she had always felt between herself and other men.

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  • And as he spoke he saw a young man coming round the corner of the house between two dragoons.

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  • He often surprised those he met by his significantly happy looks and smiles which seemed to express a secret understanding between him and them.

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  • Slipping into the new nightgown, she slid between the sheets.

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  • Sometimes I stood between two persons who were conversing and touched their lips.

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  • Circumscribed as my life was in so many ways, I had to look between the covers of books for news of the world that lay outside my own.

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  • This in itself is a great comment on the difference between Laura Bridgman and Helen Keller.

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  • We are underbred and low-lived and illiterate; and in this respect I confess I do not make any very broad distinction between the illiterateness of my townsman who cannot read at all and the illiterateness of him who has learned to read only what is for children and feeble intellects.

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  • With respect to wit, I learned that there was not much difference between the half and the whole.

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  • Here he could contain himself no longer and went on, between gasps of laughter: "And the whole world knew...."

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  • Anna Pavlovna had already managed to speak to Lise about the match she contemplated between Anatole and the little princess' sister-in-law.

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  • The count sat between them and listened attentively.

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  • Between twelve and two o'clock, as the day was mapped out, the prince rested and the princess played the clavichord.

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  • Though the words of the order were not clear to the regimental commander, and the question arose whether the troops were to be in marching order or not, it was decided at a consultation between the battalion commanders to present the regiment in parade order, on the principle that it is always better to "bow too low than not bow low enough."

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  • I don't want things to be professional – not for you here and not between us.

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  • She filled her plate and sat down cross-legged between Pete and Davis.

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  • In the open space between the clouds and the black, bubbling sea far beneath, could be seen an occasional strange bird winging its way swiftly through the air.

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  • We have looked at factors that increase animosity between the rich and poor and situations in which they can live harmoniously.

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  • "Yes, but between ourselves," said the princess, "that is a pretext.

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  • That much she knew from a conversation she had overheard between two men in Ashley.

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  • Several days of festivity and merry-making followed, for such old friends did not often meet and there was much to be told and talked over between them, and many amusements to be enjoyed in this delightful country.

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  • A strange energy ran between them, as if she could absorb the faint stream of his magic.

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  • There was no one now between the squadron and the enemy except a few scattered skirmishers.

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  • Yes, you know between cousins intimacy often leads to love.

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  • And again she felt with horror that no barrier lay between him and her.

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  • Perhaps all is over between me and Bolkonski.

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  • It was the last spiritual struggle between life and death, in which death gained the victory.

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  • She saw the possibility of love and happiness between Natasha and Pierre, and the first thought of this filled her heart with gladness.

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  • There was a fine line between protecting and smothering, though.

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  • His tone hung somewhere between sarcastic and annoyed.

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  • By day, the mystery lurked in every look exchanged between Sarah and Giddon.

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  • Allen walked toward the door, his attention divided between Howard and Lisa.

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  • I'm not forcing you to make a choice between me and your mother.

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  • There had been an instant bond between them from the day they met.

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  • The first error is to assert that history unfolds in a basically linear fashion, that there is a fundamental continuity between the past, present, and future.

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  • By looking at how the genome varies between people with a genetic condition and people without it, we can identify the troublemaking gene.

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  • A problem arises because of the strong correlation between standard of living and energy consumption.

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  • Now we can have something completely different: Division of labor between machines and people.

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  • So yeah, if you told them to choose between working and not working, many would choose to relax.

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  • There is undoubtedly a cause and effect between what we eat and our health, but I believe it is still poorly understood.

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  • That range between the smallest pea plant and the largest is the full spectrum of what that plant can be.

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  • I define war as armed conflict occurring between nation-states or, in the case of civil wars, between factions within nation-states.

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  • Between Austria-Hungary declaring war on Serbia and all the treaty partners entering the fray, how many days passed?

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  • These and literally thousands more issues are worked out in treaties and agreements between nations.

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  • My grandmother used to say, "There is many a slip between cup and lip."

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  • Sometimes a daring little fish slips between my fingers, and often a pond-lily presses shyly against my hand.

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  • From the top of the hill where I stood I saw my army surging over a sunlit plain like angry breakers, and as they moved, I saw the green of fields, like the cool hollows between billows.

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  • It is not enough even to be able to speak the language of that nation by which they are written, for there is a memorable interval between the spoken and the written language, the language heard and the language read.

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  • It is intermediate in its nature between land and sky.

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  • Where is the country's champion, the Moore of Moore Hill, to meet him at the Deep Cut and thrust an avenging lance between the ribs of the bloated pest?

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  • Looking farther, I was surprised to find that the chips were covered with such combatants, that it was not a duellum, but a bellum, a war between two races of ants, the red always pitted against the black, and frequently two red ones to one black.

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  • A similar engagement between great and small ants is recorded by Olaus Magnus, in which the small ones, being victorious, are said to have buried the bodies of their own soldiers, but left those of their giant enemies a prey to the birds.

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  • I took this course when I went to lecture in Lincoln in the evening, travelling in no road and passing no house between my own hut and the lecture room.

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  • This difference of three and a half degrees between the temperature of the deep water and the shallow in the latter pond, and the fact that a great proportion of it is comparatively shallow, show why it should break up so much sooner than Walden.

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  • The count sat on the sofa between two guests who were smoking and talking.

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  • "Take a stick between your legs, that'll suit you for a horse!" the hussar shouted back.

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  • I will do all I can to arrange the match between them.

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  • Berg returned, and over the bottle of wine conversation between the three officers became animated.

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  • A space like a street was left between each two lines of troops.

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  • At the front an altercation occurred between an Austrian guide and a Russian general.

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  • Princess Mary wrote that she was in despair at the misunderstanding that had occurred between them.

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  • Toward two o'clock the regiment, having already lost more than two hundred men, was moved forward into a trampled oatfield in the gap between Semenovsk and the Knoll Battery, where thousands of men perished that day and on which an intense, concentrated fire from several hundred enemy guns was directed between one and two o'clock.

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  • One of the doctors came out of the tent in a bloodstained apron, holding a cigar between the thumb and little finger of one of his small bloodstained hands, so as not to smear it.

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  • It seemed to her that it was only a personal struggle between "Granddad" and "Long-coat" as she termed Bennigsen.

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  • Berg held a smoking pipe between his knees.

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  • Judging by the conversation she had overheard yesterday between Darcie and Bordeaux, the woman had lived through quite an experience of her own.

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  • How are things going between you and scruffy?

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  • Between the two of us we ought to be able to carry them down to that room.

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  • Of course, what goes on between you two in this big lonely house when no one else is around is between the two of you.

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  • There is nothing going on between Mr. Cade and I that anyone isn't welcome to watch.

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  • Like the choice between the devil and the deep blue sea.

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  • He slammed the mug on the table and stood, crossing the distance between them in two long strides.

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  • Then I wondered if you were putting on a show for her to prove nothing was going on between us.

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  • He couldn't have asked for a better housekeeper, but the atmosphere between them had become strained.

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  • Pulling back the covers on her bed, she slipped between the cool sheets and let exhaustion take its course.

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  • But what we do with our time after work is strictly between the two of us.

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  • That left a choice between raising the child on her own or adopting it out.

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  • I knew I had ruined everything between us.

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  • The friendly action was the beginning of a strong relationship between my two favorite women.

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  • I know; I'm not jelouss, but you and Martha have this thing between you that goes so far back I get dizzy thinking about it.

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  • 1932 was between world wars, in the middle of the depression.

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  • We managed the weekend in between together, mostly catching up on domestic chores; Friday night in the downstairs laundry room of my apartment.

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  • Between times we made plans for a trip to Iowa where I'd meet my in-laws for the first time and we'd firm up plans for our October wedding, to be held on Betsy's home turf.

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  • Promise this will be between us.

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  • Our route scooted between Pennsylvania and Virginia for three hours until we crossed into West Virginia and traded a major highway for winding secondary roads.

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  • Whatever was between those buildings must have burned down.

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  • When two objects have different charges a field exists between them.

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  • It took him only a few minutes in between each pronouncement to locate us.

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  • "Telephone someone," Betsy said between sobs.

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  • Our little group anguished over our decision once we were back together, alternating between chastising and applauding what we'd done.

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  • Between Betsy's internet searching and Quinn's calculations the location we sought was found.

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  • Somehow, between her and Martha, Quinn and Howie agreed to run a trip back while we remained in New York in phone contact.

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  • While Howie, between his brain damage, operations and lengthy coma created a rare combination of mental soup, could we say with any certainty that his ability was absolutely unique to him?

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  • I so informed Mr. Cooms and between us, a patient doctor relationship was arranged for Howie.

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  • There's less time between his killings and he seems to have used his new found knowledge down the road in Arkansas.

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  • He swiveled his head, back and forth between sides, unwilling as usual to make a decision.

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  • I was torn between hanging up and telling the truth.

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  • Betsy sensed that there was friction between them.

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  • From what I read between the lines, the stepfather has no use for Howie, so Howie's presence isn't giving him any comfort.

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  • What happens beyond that is between the two of you.

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  • That's between the two of you.

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  • I was anxious to hear about the meeting between the two women but I didn't want to ask in front of the child.

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  • I told Betsy about the flare up between Quinn and Martha before Quinn decided to go to Santa Barbara alone.

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  • She turned abruptly and pulling my head with one hand, kissed me hard on the mouth while her other hand groped between my legs!

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  • She bent over, gagged and vomited between her legs on the carpet.

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  • She told our neighbor Mildred she'd done something she regretted 'cause now she really liked this guy and thought maybe she'd messed things up between them.

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  • Not so, between Betsy and Martha, according to my wife.

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  • "I don't want to leave him here alone, Ben," she whispered between sobs.

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  • I'd assumed any connection between the two was incidental.

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  • Once aboard my flight I spent the next several hours squeezed between a talkative sailor and a woman with a fussy child.

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  • You're a smart guy and between us, maybe we could fix it so I could go back.

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  • I learned later the facility was the largest between Los Angeles and San Francisco and contained five hundred and ten beds and a fully equipped trauma center.

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  • Molly surely loves her mother but the relationship between mother and daughter is reversed.

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  • Green-eyes stepped between Bianca and Purple-eyes, and Purple-eyes backed towards the window again.

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  • Bianca held her breath and waited, able to feel the tension between them even with her eyes closed until he spoke again.

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  • She was in a car with one of Talon's men, her crumpled body at an awkward angle jammed in the small area between the backseat and the driver's seat.

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  • Her eyes cracked open, and she was startled to see a petite blonde woman in dark jeans standing between them.

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  • You've done many foolish things, kiri, but stepping between me and a vamp is a first.

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  • They strode into the sticky heat towards the gym between the house and the garage.

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  • She felt his body heat from the short distance between them and recognized his scent from the sheets.

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  • She wore a camisole and shorts, her large breasts straining at the thin fabric between them.

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  • Talon's renting out a country club between here and Pembroke Pines, Toni responded.

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  • She flushed again as she always did, and he crossed to her, resting his hands on her thighs as he leaned his hips against the counter between her knees.

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  • They both tiptoed around the sexual attraction between them, and her face was flushed again.

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  • The cool rain felt good against his hot skin, and he stood in the dark walkway between the gym and the house, soothed by the storm.

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  • She sat between Darian and Jonny across from Toni and two others.

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  • She grimaced as she reread the text, torn between amusement and disappointment.

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  • She couldn't bear the thought of him returning to the troubled teen he'd been and tried to think of something to say to straddle the line between mothering him and letting him be his own person.

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  • "Between the two of you, I think we'll have a good time," he said, gaze returning to Sofi.

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  • He cared for her, but she didn't think he'd ever let anything get between him and his duty.

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  • A few minutes later, she sat in the living room, granola bar clenched between her teeth while she tied her shoes.

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  • She closed the distance between them and hugged her brother.

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  • He clenched his jaw, torn between his heart and his duty.

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  • Two figures stood between the two lines in front of a headstone.

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  • He'd hitchhiked between towns and walked cross-country, admiring the Irish landscape as he went and cursing the cold, incessant rain of late autumn.

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  • If her powers grow enough, she'll not only prevent us from stitching up the tear between realms, but she'll open the doorway between the two worlds.

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  • He'd be able to read her mind and confirm she was indeed intent on destroying the gateway between the realms.

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  • The conversation between her father and the man who should've killed her rattled around in her thoughts as she returned to the door.

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  • The air between them shimmered with his body heat and her magic, and he didn't flinch away like normal people did.

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  • He flailed for a moment then went still, pinned between the car and the garage.

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  • The bond between them was weakening with him.

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  • They weren't safe together, especially since the powerful connection between them was driving her body crazy just sitting so close.

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  • She didn't know what he was, only that the ebb and flow of magic and energy between them felt … natural.

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  • He lowered the soup, and their arms brushed, opening the gateway for energy between them.

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  • His energies flexed, the hum between them growing stronger.

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  • His hands were rough and calloused, but his touch was light and opened the comforting flow of energy between them.

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  • She didn't fully understand what was going on between her father and these people.

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  • Also understand that I'll kill anyone who comes between us and my plans, he warned.

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  • A blur of black shot between her and the attacker.

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  • To her surprise, Xander stepped between her and the two pissed-off vamps waiting for her.

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  • Looking over the largest vamp she'd ever seen, she had a feeling a confrontation between them wouldn't end well for her.

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  • Between her and Sofi, they'd brought Darian back from the dead.

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  • He paused in the middle of the lawn that stretched between the house and the massive garage.

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  • Jonny looked at the massive vamp, who made no move to close the distance between them.

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  • He didn't touch her, but the magics sparked between them.

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  • "What made you come?" he asked She wiped her eyes again, overwhelmed by his presence yet comforted by the flow of energy between them.

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  • It flowed between them: balanced, calm, powerful.

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  • The ache within her deepened at the idea of trusting someone for the first time in her life, and the energy flowing between them grew more intense.

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  • He broke the barrier between them and touched her face.

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  • Jule forced himself to put some space between them.

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  • He could see himself becoming addicted to the energy flowing between them.

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  • This time, she broke the space between them.

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  • She touched his jaw with cold fingertips, and the bond between them opened.

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  • Whatever is between us is only getting stronger.

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  • She leaned into him, yielding as the intensity of the bond between them grew hot and demanding.

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  • Their lovemaking seemed to cement what was between them.

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  • Tension hung in the air between them.

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  • Jule felt the sudden loss of the connection between Yully and him like the heat going out on a cold winter night.

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  • It was a time of great tumult, and the gateway between the two realms was sealed away for eternity, he explained.

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  • The Vamp is here, and yet the only tear between realms was caused by Darian and is being pursued by the Watchers and Others, Damian said.

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  • The magic is at its strongest between dusk and midnight.

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  • His newfound power had broken whatever barrier the Watcher put between them.

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  • The Other no longer smiled and took a step forward, unwilling to move closer to his daughter with the Original Vamp standing between them.

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  • The bond between them was fading.

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  • The gateway between realms is cracked, and I have a slight Watcher infestation problem.

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  • "Are you so bored you have nothing better to do?" she asked between punches.

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  • The flow of energy between them, though, was open and warm.

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  • His gaze flared at his words, and the energy between them pulsed.

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  • A shapely woman with curly dark brown hair leaned against the railing of a paddock between the house and a large outer building.

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  • Damian glanced at the new text message from Han before his gaze returned to the small base camp tucked between two ridges in the Tucson Mountains.

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  • "It was," he confirmed between clenched teeth.

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  • Damian had turned his face away and was clenching a thick knuckle between his teeth.

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  • He touched her face and trailed a finger down her neck, between her breasts, and rested his hand on her stomach.

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  • The tension between them was thick.

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  • Damian wrapped his arm around her and held her close for a moment, torn between thoughts of her naked and thoughts of his brother's death.

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  • Moonlight slid in through the crack between the curtains.

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  • Always want women with huge boobs and nothing between their ears.

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  • His unfinished question lingered in the silence between them.

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  • "You jealous little bi—" Before she knew what she did, she'd closed the distance between them and slapped him hard.

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  • Sit your ass down, Linda said, planting her small form between them and physically pushing the man who towered over her.

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  • The brunette stood between Traci and Rainy, as if she were trying to broker a peace deal between two warring countries.

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  • She hurried from between the two warring factions and hugged her.

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  • "I think I'll go with her," Linda said, looking between the two.

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  • As he pulled on the last of his clothes and crossed to his armory, a small, black velvet box nestled between two daggers drew his attention.

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  • Something terrible would've had to happen to break the connection between Damian and her.

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  • The model on the couch looked between them with a frown.

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  • The destruction was visible long before they reached the low adobe structure hidden between the foothills of the Tucson Mountains.

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  • If she could only reach him … She faced Two, the only thing between her and escape.

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  • They were at another discreet location, this one nestled between the peaks of two mountains.

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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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  • Sofia turned off the shower and dried herself before opening the door between the small bathroom and the bedroom.

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  • She hesitated, torn between screaming for Dustin and staying where she was.

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  • He held up the hourglass in the space between them.

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  • He was amused at whatever game he played as he closed the distance between them once more.

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  • She wrenched free of his hold and pushed him hard enough to slide out from between him and the wall.

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  • A private deal, just between us.

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  • There's nothing else between you and me, except you accepting it.

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  • It will become all that stands between your mate and the human world.

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  • She's in a stasis right now, caught between life and death.

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  • This is all you'll give me? she asked, torn between fury and sorrow at the impossible challenge.

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  • "I beat you," she whispered into the shared space between them.

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  • The intimate moment was gone, replaced by the tension that always filled the space between them.

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  • Deidre skirted away, placing the recliner between them.

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  • Though the demon lord didn't move from his spot, she was afraid of causing any sort of confrontation between them.

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  • "To restrict his powers, he can move between Hell and the mortal world but not beyond without the permission of those deities who rule the other domains," Zamon continued.

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  • I saw what was between you and the original Deidre.

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  • He couldn't know that she was about to become the only thing standing between his soul and Darkyn.

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  • The one between me and your Deidre.

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  • She was torn between anger and pity for Gabriel's mate right now.

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  • The bond between mates is strong.

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  • She let herself think what she'd do, if she had the choice between the two.

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  • She fed, ensnared by his scent, until she was soothed then tucked her head in the crook between his neck and shoulder.

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  • This time, there was nothing else standing between her and her destiny.

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  • Two forms stepped between them and the portal, blocking it.

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  • Was she pushing the good-kid, bad-kid behavior, the line between right and wrong, a bit too far?

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  • Fred was anxiously glancing between her bedroom and the front door where he was expecting the arrival of Bird Song's latest domestic helper candidate.

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  • The pair spent the balance of the morning emptying the washing machine and dryer, only to fill them with never-ending loads, while in between clearing dishes, brewing more coffee, and playing the jovial innkeepers.

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  • The next morning—Sunday—Cynthia's mood climbed to somewhere between a blue funk and resigned neutrality.

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  • The telephone confab was between Rose and Cynthia and apparently the two spoke with like mind.

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  • The Deans and Fred were torn between discussing Fitzgerald's blockbuster announcement and this conversation, which was becoming more interesting by the minute.

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  • He hummed, a feeling of mild accomplishment sandwiched between the failure to contact Martha and the trepidation of potentially being made a fool by Seymour "Fitz" Fitzgerald, sheriff candidate.

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  • Amid boxes, lamps, and glassware of every description sat the old man, atop a trunk, snuggled between the two maiden ladies from Indiana.

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  • "What's in the trunks?" he asked when he returned between loads.

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  • Between him and them Dawkins, I never get to use it.

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  • Between that Westlake guy checking his stocks and his Internet auctions and now Joseph and his brother, I hardly get time to do my own business.

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  • He, too, could visualize the two young people headed for wedded bliss, a six-pack between them.

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  • I couldn't find nothing on Josh without a last name, but Ed Plotke was in the phone book for six years between 1956 and 1962.

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  • She unfastened the belt of her robe and hunched up, pushing it aside, letting it fall open just enough to expose an uninterrupted line of flesh from between her breasts, and down her torso and leg.

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  • Between the Dawkins boys and that Westlake fellow, I don't even have a room to call my own.

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  • But he wasn't even in Ouray between the early 1940's, when he was a child visiting summers, and 1980, when he started coming back after his brother died.

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  • See, no favoritism between candidates.

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  • The telephone lines between New Jersey and Colorado continued to burn about the confirmed August wedding date.

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  • Fred had told him the young girl lived between divorced parents, always at odds with one or the other.

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  • Groucho stepped between the two men in an effort to calm the situation.

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  • The realization struck Cynthia, too, and as neither had slept particularly well, both plodded through the early morning chores with few words passing between them.

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  • Something between this Lydia and Fitzgerald?

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  • If something even more untoward than what the scene implied had actually occurred last evening, Dean would find himself squeezed between the proverbial rock and a hard place.

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  • There's sure no love lost between you two.

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  • That list has to be a lot smaller than who disappeared sometime between 1890 and last month.

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  • Something unspoken passed between them as Fred returned, his arm around his jailer's shoulders.

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  • Between bites, Martha regaled the few late rising guests that lingered around the dining room with stories of her adventure and the bus window sights she'd visited.

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  • She choked back something between a laugh and a sob.

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  • And now I'm sandwiched between two of them!

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  • It was made between us.

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  • It's done and was executed between her and me.

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  • Changing that, then, was the only thing that lay between her and her love.

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  • She pushed her shirt down and moved away to break contact, facing him again when half the bed was between them.

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  • In the course of a few months, the old understanding between Immortals and demons – that humans were off-limits – crashed to the ground.

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  • According to the dealer I cornered, there's been some skirmishing between those loyal to you and those who want to install someone else.

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  • "You didn't, did you?" she stared at him in a cross between dismay and amazement.

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  • He led her through the stronghold and into the courtyard and garden area between the walls and the fortress.

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  • The quiet between them felt awkward.

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  • There's still some connection between him and my mate, isn't there?

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  • It would remove the obstacle between you and your mate.

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  • Maybe it cracked the plane between the two.

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  • There are little tears between the two worlds, and the souls are escaping.

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  • He was able to tackle this kind of problem, unlike the strange tension between him and his mate.

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  • She seemed to have dropped any form of common sense somewhere between Hell and her world.

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  • The difference between her before her Monday night deal with Darkyn and now almost made him reconsider.

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  • She tucked her other hand between his to try to warm it, too.

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  • "You made me choose between you and doing what was right in the underworld when I saved Katie and her daughter," he continued.

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  • I mean, if you had to choose between me and your world?

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  • On a mission to ensure there was a clean slate between his mate and Darkyn, Gabriel waited in the middle of Deidre's old apartment for the Dark One to arrive.

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  • A matter between you and her?

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  • Reassurance that no nasty deal between his mate and the demon-lord would arise.

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  • Deidre whirled and saw two people between her and the yellow portal.

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  • The demon lord tore the plane between the two.

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  • Rhyn and Andre stood near Darkyn between two lines, one of Immortals and the opposite of demons larger than any Gabriel had ever seen.

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  • With the tear between worlds, he was able to use more of the power normally restricted to Hell.

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  • "I will destroy you and your underworld and anything else between," Darkyn growled.

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  • We leave the gateway between the two open, so she can access Hell's magic.

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  • He paused, creases forming between his brows.

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  • Alex opened the passenger door and climbed into the car, his attention equally divided between the retreating figure and Carmen.

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  • Is this always going to hang between us, Alex?

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  • For the first time the memory wasn't painful, but a reminder that despite all odds, something magical had happened between them.

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  • I could have made things different between us.

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  • He couldn't possibly know or understand, but he seemed to sense something was wrong between them.

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  • What's going on between you and Alex?

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  • What isn't going on between you two?

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  • I could cut the tension between you two with a knife.

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  • There's a difference between romance and sex.

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  • He squeezed the upper part of his nose between thumb and index fingers, blinking his eyes to stop the burning.

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  • As soon as the signal to walk flashed, she put some distance between her and the crazy woman.

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  • Wynn met the deity's gaze, which flickered between all the colors in the universe.

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  • The hot sex, strange distance he put between them, sudden disappearance.

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  • The ocean was cold, and wet sand squished between her toes.

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  • She walked down the beach opposite the party, gaze alternating between the ocean at her feet and the full moon climbing into the sky.

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  • The eyes that once turned from black to white to every color in between were now blue-green in color, and her face held a human flush enhanced by his lovemaking.

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  • He'd helped build the bridge between the two who were sworn together as mates after they barely learned each other's' names.

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  • His eyes were white then black then changed from every color in between, his brown hair of medium length and wavy, ruffled by the sea breeze.

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  • Deidre stayed in place long enough for him to put some distance between them.

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  • Deidre squared off against the waist high wall between her and her destiny.

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  • So you can operate freely between worlds.

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  • … remain between deities.

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  • She looked between them.

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  • Which means, what happened between you and this Gabriel was more than a one night stand.

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  • She watched the cave swallow Rhyn, unsettled by the idea of moving between places via the shadow world.

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  • Her body ceased shaking, and her confusion faded, replaced by the hum of the bond between them.

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  • Her gaze flickered between it and the interior of the Sanctuary.

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  • Deidre turned around to find the hole between places had closed already.

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  • He paused between her and the portal beckoning her while keeping his distance from both.

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  • She guessed what he'd say before he broke the thick silence between them.

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  • The main difference between the penthouse and its contents and her own life: she'd never been able to afford anything remotely as expensive or nice.

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  • And out of his reach, because he was unable to keep the distance between them without her spearheading the effort.

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  • Adding another layer of separation between past-Deidre and his mate settled some of his turmoil.

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  • It might be all that stood between the Dark One and the human world.

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  • You work around the rules, between them, on top of them, beneath them.

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  • He'd obeyed the Code and his predecessor without question, until forced to choose between them and his conscience.

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  • The assassin he'd killed earlier had a handler, one that acted as a messenger between him and Darkyn.

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  • Because I've been through everything in between.

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  • You are between Death and well, Death, right now.

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  • Her longtime friend was impossible to read, as usual, and she saw the similarity in features between him and Andre.

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  • Aside from the greeting, there was no warmth between them at all.

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  • She wanted to tell him to leave, but whatever bond existed between them, it filled her with warmth and energy that quelled the meltdown she was about to have.

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  • I didn't realize things were bad enough between you and me that you'd trust the man who hurt you over someone trying to help you.

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  • She wasn't willing to consider it, not when there was the issue of her pending demise between here and there.

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  • Shaking and terrified, Deidre nonetheless held his gaze as she closed the distance between them, until she stood less than a foot away.

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  • The creature's third sip drove her into the darkness between consciousness and sleep.

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  • The only difference was her hair and the eyes that turned from white to black to every color in between.

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  • We have one other small matter between us, but" past-Death smiled again "I don't lose.

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  • She had a mild headache, and the tension between her shoulders was aching from the stress of the discussion.

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  • She was beautiful, a woman of sunshine, smiles, and eyes that changed from white to black and every color in between.

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  • Pocketing the vial, he willed himself to the shadow world, the place between worlds.

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  • Gabriel liked Kris as much as he'd ever liked anyone despite the bad blood between Kris and his half-brother, Rhyn.

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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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  • She pried glass free with shaking hands between sobs, then set her foot down and did the same for the other.

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  • A hole in the floor was between her and the elevators.

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  • He took away her pain first then shoved a water cube between her lips.

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  • She raised her fist to lay a right hook to his throat, beginning to panic when the lightning arced between his hands.

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  • She pulled hard on the rope, feeling some give, then tautness as the anchor lodged itself between unmovable objects.

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  • Some sort of monster psychic connection between us?

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  • Curiosity drew her to the gate again, where tiny Daniela was animated and angry as she stood between Rhyn and Kris.

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  • "So, what is your solution?" he ground out between clenched teeth.

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  • Several women bathed in stalls, the easy banter between them marking their camaraderie.

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  • No one else would share his incredible kiss…or anything else that might happen between them.

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  • He took a step to close the gap between them, and they were kissing again.

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  • Even the honey butter was a perfect balance between sweet and rich, and the rolls still warm when she bit into them.

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  • You think I'd let you stand between me and my fate?

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  • Katie stood between the assassin and the demon.

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  • She turned and raised an eyebrow at him, her rainbow eyes flashing with every color between white and black.

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  • Katie snagged the perfume off the table as the two brothers neared and eased off the chair, placing it between her and them.

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  • She.d seen the acrimonious relationship between him and Kris and understood some of what made them enemies.

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  • The lanky form standing between her and the door made her gasp.

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  • He moved closer and she skirted the breakfast bar until it was between them.

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  • Not so brave without those bars between us, are you, Lunchmeat?

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  • The bond between you and Rhyn.

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  • Besides, the bond between angel and human cannot be broken, so you.ll have to take care of Toby until you die.

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  • It.s a three-hour trek, so you can expect them between five and six.

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  • Like Kris saying he.d break the mating bond between us.

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  • Do I feel whatever it is between us?

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  • What happened between last night and tonight?

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  • He seemed to be the only one on the Council who truly cared about upholding the balance between good and evil, no matter what the cost.

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  • The world needed a man focused on maintaining the balance between good and evil, and none of the brothers had

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  • Whatever issue is between you two, it.s too personal for him to forget, and he takes it out on me when you.re not around, she said.

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  • A breakfast buffet lined one end of the cafeteria, with brown-robed women moving in between the food and the kitchen.

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  • She rose to keep the altar between them.

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  • He crossed the distance between them in three strides and slapped her hard.

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  • Though there was a wall of Immortals between her and the forest, she felt the demon watching her, waiting for its opening, now that she was no longer protected.

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  • I.m certain we can work this out between us, assassin.

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  • She frowned and looked between the two of them before responding.

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  • The death dealer emerged from the hall running between the two wings, the trembling form of Lankha held under one arm like a bag of cement.

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  • You know well the bond between the lifemate and the planet.

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  • Evelyn glanced between them, uneasy at the exchange.

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  • The Brains set up the Planetary Council-- the alien version of the United Nations-- several generations before to mediate between the warring planets within the Five Galaxies.

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  • The standard day is longer than ours, about thirty hours instead of twenty-four, with that divided evenly between day and night.

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  • The grinning boys were between ten and twelve, already tall and lanky.

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  • They sat dutifully, sharing the pillow, and were calm for several moments before a discreet elbow match broke out between them.

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  • The only way to protect innocent people from the blood feud that runs between my family and A'Ran's was to use honor.

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  • The odd energy flowing between them held them both in silence for a long moment before he spoke.

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  • The warrior before her had an intensity that made her breath catch, and the energy between them made her insides tingle.

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  • His tongue slid between them.

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  • She squirmed, unwilling to be defenseless with the tarantulas so close and uneasy with the warm energy flowing again between them.

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  • Her shape was firm but lush and had fit in his arms with her shoulders settling between his when he'd held her outside of the house.

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  • And yet he knew war was not so simple between two clans with a history of blood feud as theirs had.

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  • He strode forward, and she moved to place a table between them.

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  • He was torn between wanting to confront Ne'Rin and demand he make his sister an honorable woman and laughing out loud to know that he had chosen a nishani capable of healing his planet, his people.

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  • He made no move to close the distance between them.

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  • The short time together had been enough to remind her just how strong the bond was between them.

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  • She flipped open the notebook and buried her nose between the pages, breathing the fresh paper smell.

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  • He kept the distance between them, and she felt it like a rejection.

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  • The slow movements continued for an hour, with A'Ran pausing between each new one to adjust her stance as needed.

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  • He understood better the tension between Ne'Rin and nishani after several hesitant stories from Talal of their discussions.

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  • Even though he'd just met her, the bond between them was as strong as his father told him it would be.

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  • The odd tension was between them again, and she wondered what it was about her abductor that made her blood burn, especially when he was so unapproachable.

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  • She stiffened at the reality and couldn't decide if it were good to keep the distance between them or if she really wanted more.

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