Once decided, there would be no discussion or argument.
This is the first time we've had an honest discussion in about a million years.
"He left that part out of our discussion," she said, startled.
The sounds of heated discussion made her look toward the river.
They had decided that their discussion that night would stay between the three of them for a while.
The last will require some discussion with Damian.
They were overdue for a discussion, one she'd been unwilling to start but that he would see through.
There was the usual amount of discussion as to a name for me.
We don't know, but for the sake of discussion, let's say it's the night the money turned up missing.
The discussion recommenced, but pauses frequently occurred and they all felt that there was no more to be said.
While we were sympathetic to dad, we decided after heated discussion simply tip what we learned.
After a severe struggle this proposal was accepted; but the academic discussion on the constitution continued for weary months, and on the 20th of May, realizing the hopelessness of coming to terms with the ultra-democrats, Gagern and his friends resigned.
After a brief discussion we decided to telephone first and leave the visit option on the table, at least for now.
She looked at him curiously, and he rolled his shoulders back, prepping himself physically for the verbal discussion to come.
Fred, seeing that further discussion was fruitless, excused himself.
These are subdivided into twenty provinces, each administered by an administrator of native affairs by whose side is the provincial council consisting of natives and occupied with the discussion of ways and means and questions of public works.
Everyone seemed happy to ignore the discussion about the full moon.
The little princess during the whole discussion and the rest of the dinner sat silent, glancing with a frightened look now at her father-in- law and now at Princess Mary.
That same evening there was an animated discussion among the squadron's officers in Denisov's quarters.
The two commanders were much exasperated with one another and, long after the action had begun on the right flank and the French were already advancing, were engaged in discussion with the sole object of offending one another.
Engrossed in discussion, the two men didn't notice her cross the kitchen to the entrance.
Cynthia capped the discussion with a yawn.
The chief subjects of discussion were: the relations of faith and modern thought, the supply and training of the clergy, education, foreign missions, revision and "enrichment" of the Prayer-Book, the relation of the Church to "ministries of healing" (Christian Science, &c.), the questions of marriage and divorce, organization of the Anglican Church, reunion with other Churches.
The chief type of agricultural society is the cornice agricole, an association for the discussion of agricultural problems and the organization of provincial shows.
He smiled at Cynthia who looked as if she'd been out to lunch during an important discussion but she said nothing.
Even after Dean's rhythmic breathing told her he was sleeping she remained awake, her mind alive with thoughts of their discussion and all that had transpired.
The first volume contains some French texts, and the second a detailed discussion of the various versions from the pseudo-Callisthenes downwards.
The financial year in France begins on the 1st of January, and the budget of each financial year must be laid on the table Budget of the Chamber of Deputies in the course of the ordinary session of the preceding year in time for the discussion upon it to begin in October and be concluded before the 31st of December.
Through his learning and his manner of discussion, he co-operated with S.
From a fresh discussion of the transits of Venus in 1761 and 1769 he deduced (1822-1824) a solar parallax of 8" 57, long accepted as authoritative.
By mutual agreement, announced to Howie by our silence, no discussion about Julie took place unless initiated by Howie himself.
I don't even know the outcome of your discussion with Julie.
Something had happened to affect her between their discussion the previous night and this morning.
We never-the-less decided to postpone discussion until the following day when, as Martha said, we had a night of rumination and our wits about us.
I'm sure both of us would have rather had our discussion in Molly's absence.
He wanted to ask her about the bones but knew any such discussion would be the height of tastelessness for a long time to come.
The anatomical construction of these plants presents many peculiarities which have given rise to discussion as to the allocation of the order among the dicotyledons or among the monocotyledons, the general balance of opinion being in favour of the former view.
For a further discussion founded upon the observations of Q.
Rouvier reproached the Foreign Minister with imprudence in the matter of Morocco, and after a heated discussion M.
The subject is man, treated as Aristotle does, according to his TE¦os, and so Aquinas discusses all the ethical, psychological and theological questions which arise; but any theological discussion upon man must be mainly ethical, and so a great proportion of the first part, and almost the whole of the second, has to do with ethical questions.
I branched off into this discussion of robots and nanites to give an idea of the kinds of massive gains in efficiency with declining costs.
By taking this "Absolutely no GMOs" stance they completely remove themselves from the debate and as such have no voice in the discussion about what direction to take GM: what are safe testing practices, what factors will we optimize for, and the whole host of questions that face us on this, the eve of a momentous leap forward.
The princess smiled as people do who think they know more about the subject under discussion than those they are talking with.
This simultaneous discussion of many topics did not prevent a clear understanding but on the contrary was the surest sign that they fully understood one another.
"I say, do you remember our discussion in Petersburg?" asked Pierre, "about..."
He was listening to the general's report-- which consisted chiefly of a criticism of the position at Tsarevo- Zaymishche--as he had listened to Denisov, and seven years previously had listened to the discussion at the Austerlitz council of war.
The phone interrupted any further discussion of electronic larceny.
"Why I called you all here was to finish the discussion we started at our last meeting about the immunity of two certain humans to Immortal powers," Kris interjected.
After too much heated discussion, I agreed to give a less than specific tip saying I didn't believe the child was abducted.
Yet, in the words of Macaulay, who gives an admirable account of the discussion in his essay on the comic dramatists of the Restoration, "when all deductions have been made, great merit must be allowed to the work."
After much discussion, they agreed on the wording: I understand you have an interest in the Lucky Pup mine in Ouray County, Colorado and may be anxious about what was found therein.
There has been much discussion of such of Miss Sullivan's statements and explanations as have been published before.
There was no additional discussion of Martha's bones.
The discussion was costing her much more than it did him.
He pushed the memory out of her mind, not wanting to have the discussion again.
Dean hadn't had time for a discussion with Cynthia about whether or not to tell Edith Shipton of the inquiry about her staying at Bird Song.
Now the general had begun such a discussion and so Berg drew Pierre to it.
"I already had a discussion with one of them," Rhyn said.
It was obvious the discussion, such as it had been, was over.
Further discussion of the question of Douglas's alleged Humanism will be found in Courthope's History of English Poetry, i.
Damian and Dustin appeared deep in discussion as she approached.
When the phone rang for the fourth time, Dean assumed it was either a call for reservations or more discussion on the upcoming New Jersey wedding plans, but Cynthia held the phone against herself and called to her husband.
Toby giggled, and she glanced at him, afraid Rhyn was going to dive headfirst into a discussion Toby shouldn.t hear.