Something important just dawned on me.
Dean was halfway out to 156 Maid Marian Lane before it dawned on him he'd neglected to pick up his just-in-case change of clothes.
As soon as day dawned the march began.
The next morning dawned with two issues.
That hadn't dawned on me.
Morning dawned with the promised chill.
Morning dawned on about three inches of snowfall and it was still coming down.
It dawned on him that she must have been watching while he appraised the redhead.
Then it dawned on me that you lied.
The next morning dawned clear and crisp outside, but the stove was warming the living room as Carmen came through.
A new era dawned on botanical classification with the work of Antoine Laurent de Jussieu (1748-1836).
Morning dawned with low-hanging clouds.
The fact that sin exists, and that great misery results from it, dawned gradually upon her mind as she understood more and more clearly the lives and experiences of those around her.
Sunday dawned a sunny hot July day.
The day dawned cloudy and cold with a light rain that chilled her after ten minutes.
It then dawned that the tale's hero was one of the men she was angry at: the man who claimed to be her lifemate.
It dawned on him he really hadn't seen much of Damian at all since the ceremony.
Tuesday dawned a dreary overcast day.
(I) During his enforced absence from Athens he had evidently acquired a far more extended idea of the future of Athens than had hitherto dawned on the somewhat parochial minds of her leaders.
The same century was not ended before the prospect of liberty dawned on the Jews.
The thought of a distinction between direct and indirect perception never dawned upon Collier.
A beautiful summer day had dawned, the day on which I was to make the acquaintance of a somber and mysterious friend.
Like many other natural sciences, this study dawned among the Greeks.
A drummer, their leader, turned round facing the singers, and flourishing his arm, began a long-drawn-out soldiers' song, commencing with the words: "Morning dawned, the sun was rising," and concluding: "On then, brothers, on to glory, led by Father Kamenski."
It dawned on both of them at the same time but it was Cynthia who said it.
Wednesday morning dawned with air so crisp Dean was awake before the alarm, awake to a knock down gorgeous day, "one of the ten best" prattled a cheery voice on the kitchen table radio.
But, despite this resemblance, it seems clear that, so far as the Dissertation is concerned, the way had only been prepared for the true critical inquiry, and that the real import of Hume's sceptical problem had not yet dawned upon Kant.
In 1866 what he regarded as the great and universal principle of all reasoning dawned upon him; and in 1869 he published a sketch of this fundamental doctrine under the title of The Substitution of Similars.
The significance of the Copernican system, as the total overthrow of the traditional conception of the universe, dawned on all educated men.
His own last year, 478 B.C., dawned on him with the tragic end of his next beloved disciple, Tze-lu.
At length the day dawned which, according to the prophecies, was to usher in the terrestrial paradise.
He was beginning to doubt his superlative detecting skills when it dawned on him that she might be using a maiden name.
The day dawned bright, clear and warm, in fact the weather was perfect.
To the S the day dawned mostly cloudy with rain across N England and Cent Ireland.
dawned mostly cloudy with rain across N England and Cent Ireland.
The morning dawned upon a boundless expanse of sea.
too feverish to rest, I rose as soon as day dawned.
high-pressure steam, the age of the locomotive would not have dawned.
It finally dawned on me that there was absolutely no rational justification for believing those stories in the Bible.
Saturday dawned misty with a poor forecast for the day - rain and wind.
The day dawned sunny with a forecast for 34 degrees, according to emailer Fiona Insch in the stands.
In his early writings, for example, more particularly those making up Naturphilosophie, one finds in painful abundance the evidences of hastily acquired knowledge, impatience of the hard labour of minute thought, over-confidence in the force of individual genius, and desire instantaneously to present even in crudest fashion the newest idea that has dawned upon the thinker.
Maclean 's daughter Nan Milton has recalled that ' when the great day dawned, the most sanguine hopes were justified.
It dawned on strategist banc of you should feel.
Those that wore pants dawned leather boots knee-high boots that wore often rolled down to make boot cuffs.
Even then it appears from his own confession that he long brooded over the chaos of materials he had amassed before light dawned upon it.
But on the r 5th the critical nature of the situation dawned on them, and naturally on Blucher first, as his headquarters were nearer to the frontier than Wellington's, and Blucher had had previous experience of Napoleon's powers.
The ignorant populace, for whom the promised social millennium had by no means dawned, saw in an attitude seemingly so inconsistent obvious proof of corrupt motives, and there were plenty of prophets of misrule to encourage the delusion - orators of the clubs and the street corners, for whom the restoration of order would have meant well-deserved obscurity.
A new era dawned after Otto the Great was elected German king in 936, and it is Otto rather than Charlemagne who must be regarded as the real founder of Austria.
Even Buddhism - originally destitute of ceremonial - has adopted the pilgrimage; and the secondary tradition makes Buddha himself determine its goals: the place where he was born, where he first preached, where the highest insight dawned on him, and where he sank into Nirvana.
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