We're going to eat before we leave, and you're going to act grateful.
"I eat in here," he said.
Don't you want to eat before we leave?
He won't need to destroy ME, for if I don't get something to eat pretty soon I shall starve to death, and so save him the trouble.
No. I'll eat later.
Don't forget them, for I may have to eat them, after all.
I never eat this early in the morning.
After a nice warm bath and a night's sleep, she stopped in the hotel restaurant to eat breakfast.
No. You'll eat with us.
Have you had anything to eat yet?
We are quite solid inside our bodies, and have no need to eat, any more than does a potato.
He won't eat much.
Felipa looked like she wanted to eat the words.
Eat some like that!
This looks like a good spot to eat lunch.
Are you guys ready to eat and go outside?
"You're supposed to eat with a spoon or a fork," she instructed calmly as she finished wiping the little hand.
These things will eat you alive.
Don't eat too much dust today.
He didn't come to eat with the rest of the men.
It's a big city and a long time ago but he saw the White House and said he watched Lincoln eat with two men.
I don't eat much – or go any place.
"We ourselves eat only common food," answered the shah.
Our men have had nothing to eat for two days.
As long as you eat what you catch.
If you want to eat, the line's out back.
She was covered with dirt – the remains of mud pies I had compelled her to eat, although she had never shown any special liking for them.
In cold weather we eat more, in warm less.
"You don't eat enough," he began.
She had a lot of crow to eat and she wasn't feeling the least bit hungry.
Then I don't eat, don't wash... and how is it with you?...
Why should they eat their sixty acres, when man is condemned to eat only his peck of dirt?
Here and now for the first time he fully appreciated the enjoyment of eating when he wanted to eat, drinking when he wanted to drink, sleeping when he wanted to sleep, of warmth when he was cold, of talking to a fellow man when he wished to talk and to hear a human voice.
Why don't we all eat out on the patio?
"But tell me," said Dorothy, "how did such a brave Champion happen to let the bears eat him?
Finding no trace of the cracker there, she pointed to my stomach and spelled "eat," meaning, "Did you eat it?"
Today she would have to eat crow along with the dust.
He'd been too busy to eat again today since the sandwich she made him for breakfast.
How can you eat around that thing, boss?
A finding might look like this: "People who eat radishes get better slightly more frequently than people who don't."
I'll take their stupid pills, but I'm going to eat what I like.
Howard was unemployed but was forced to eat an expensive lease.
And--and--do you eat people?
Since they were scheduled to be too late for supper that day, it was a good excuse to eat out together.
Many of them were so tame that they would eat from my hand and let me feel them.
Do they know what makes you allergic to light and eat raw steaks covered in peanut butter for every meal?
Every bite you eat, every step you take.
Both he and his family dressed well; they had plenty to eat; he had even bought a horse to help him carry his produce to market.
Now let's eat lunch.
"Does it eat something beside humans?" he asked Jonny.
You eat with us.
They're not raw, and I only eat them for dinner.
If you can find anything out there to eat, you're welcome to it.
He's one of those country fellows who can sleep in the haymow and eat with the horses.
You don't eat, you don't sleep.
Come and eat something.
We agreed to stop, eat and bed down for our second night in captivity.
"May I eat one of them?" asked the kitten, in a pleading voice.
Betsy made no move to assist but continued to eat her sandwich.
And if I can't eat the piglets you may as well plant me at once and raise catsup.
The more they get to eat, the more offspring they will produce, and some of those offspring will need to stake out new territory.
Was this the same creek they had stopped to eat lunch beside that first time?
Aren't you going to eat lunch?
If they served something she couldn't eat, she'd feign illness.
I tried to decline but he insisted I eat so I complied.
"I could eat something," said Dorothy.
Is there nothing that is decent to eat in this palace?
Kamenski sent soldiers to Rustchuk, but I only employed these two things and took more fortresses than Kamenski and made them Turks eat horseflesh!
Much as she enjoyed watching them eat crow for desert, she knew their shame would be forgotten by suppertime.
He continued to eat, ignoring her presence, and she squirmed in her chair.
It would be dreadful to eat these dear little things.
"Oh, Eureka!" cried Dorothy, "did you eat the bones?"
Many large and fierce bears roam in the Valley of Voe, and when they can catch any of us they eat us up; but as they cannot see us, we seldom get caught.
I was very fond of bananas, and one night I dreamed that I found a long string of them in the dining-room, near the cupboard, all peeled and deliciously ripe, and all I had to do was to stand under the string and eat as long as I could eat.
We gave him something to eat a while ago.
What did she eat today?
They've got mules to eat now, why would they want to follow us?
Rule three: you will eat three square meals a day and sleep every night with me, because you couldn't take care of yourself if you tried.
You won't have to go eat the other foods; the system will remember every meal you have had and will log your headaches.
I am not only what I eat but am also what I do, what I drink, what I think about, and more.
We did dance and play and eat nuts and candy and cakes and oranges and I did have fun with little boys and girls.
At the dinner-table she was greatly disturbed because I didn't eat, and suggested that "Cook make tea for teacher."
Helen asked, and added, "I will eat grandfather for dinner."
The cat would like to eat the mouse.
She had to eat, sleep, think, speak, weep, work, give vent to her anger, and so on, merely because she had a stomach, a brain, muscles, nerves, and a liver.
"Let's just eat in peace and talk later," Martha said.
"It is not necessary for me to eat," observed the Sawhorse.
Hearing this, Dorothy and the Wizard exchanged startled glances, for they remembered how often Eureka had longed to eat a piglet.
Kittens have no consciences, so they eat whatever pleases them.
It is better to let half of the people die so that the other half can eat their fill.
Some have asked what I got to eat; if I did not feel lonesome; if I was not afraid; and the like.
That's so, your excellency, all they have to do is to eat a good dinner, but providing it and serving it all up, that's not their business!
At noon he would come in from a path in the woods, eat and then return by the same path.
Fried chicken, gravy, biscuits - did they eat like this all the time?
What did you do with that scorpion this morning - go back and eat it?
That would do, but what about something to eat with it.
Let's go eat before it gets cold.
"Do you eat?" asked the boy.
As we understand our own genome better, we will know better how to eat in a way that is custom tailored for us.
You could say, "When I eat corn dogs, I get a headache" and start studying that.
The vendor is usually made to "eat" the charge.
If you want to eat a banana, then you have to create a banana-amount of wealth.
We control the temperature of our surroundings, eat food from around the world, and own possessions no king could have imagined.
There is undoubtedly a cause and effect between what we eat and our health, but I believe it is still poorly understood.
From our point of view, the job of the plant is to convert sunlight into energy and store that energy in a tasty way; then when we eat the plant, we get that energy.
Yang also quotes Mao as saying in a 1959 meeting, When there is not enough to eat, people starve to death.
Little Tim was so tame that he would hop on my finger and eat candied cherries out of my hand.
I did not eat them; but I loved their fragrance and enjoyed hunting for them in the leaves and grass.
I locked the dining-room door, and proceeded to eat my breakfast, though the food almost choked me.
After a few minutes she came back to her place and began to eat her breakfast with her fingers.
Our meals are brought from the house, and we usually eat on the piazza.
Mrs. Keller spelled, "No--baby eat--no."
Helen shook her head and spelled "Baby teeth--no, baby eat--no," meaning of course, "Baby cannot eat because she has no teeth."
She screamed with glee when the little things squealed and squirmed in their efforts to get back to their mother, and spelled, "Baby--eat large."
Then she said: Wrong girl did eat letter.
They like juicy fruit to eat as well as people, and they are hungry.
They are not very wrong to eat too many grapes because they do not know much.
The cow loves to eat grass as well as girl does bread and butter and milk.
I called her attention to the following line, and, although she knew only the three words, CAT, EAT and MOUSE, she caught the idea.
Instead of three meals a day, if it be necessary eat but one; instead of a hundred dishes, five; and reduce other things in proportion.
They had nothing to eat themselves, and they were wiser than to think that apologies could supply the place of food to their guests; so they drew their belts tighter and said nothing about it.
In the winter he had a fire by which at noon he warmed his coffee in a kettle; and as he sat on a log to eat his dinner the chickadees would sometimes come round and alight on his arm and peck at the potato in his fingers; and he said that he "liked to have the little fellers about him."
Yet, for my part, I was never unusually squeamish; I could sometimes eat a fried rat with a good relish, if it were necessary.
It is the same whether a man eat, or drink, or cohabit, or sleep sensually.
He teaches how to eat, drink, cohabit, void excrement and urine, and the like, elevating what is mean, and does not falsely excuse himself by calling these things trifles.
You must hire or squat somewhere, and raise but a small crop, and eat that soon.
Pierre did not eat anything though he would very much have liked to.
On reaching the village he dismounted and went to the nearest house, intending to rest if but for a moment, eat something, and try to sort out the stinging and tormenting thoughts that confused his mind.
"Yes, let's go in and I will get myself a roll and some cheese," said Prince Andrew who had not yet had time to eat anything.
I ordered you not to let them eat that Mashka woot stuff!
The smell of the food the Preobrazhenskis were eating and a sense of hunger recalled him from these reflections; he had to get something to eat before going away.
And the botanist who finds that the apple falls because the cellular tissue decays and so forth is equally right with the child who stands under the tree and says the apple fell because he wanted to eat it and prayed for it.
And above all," thought Prince Andrew, "one believes in him because he's Russian, despite the novel by Genlis and the French proverbs, and because his voice shook when he said: 'What they have brought us to!' and had a sob in it when he said he would 'make them eat horseflesh!'"
"And who may you be?" one of them suddenly asked Pierre, evidently meaning what Pierre himself had in mind, namely: "If you want to eat we'll give you some food, only let us know whether you are an honest man."
The goal behind tapas is to provide a small amount of food to eat while consuming alcohol, so tapas restaurants usually have a full bar or at least a wine list.
After a long hike, you want something to eat that will both fill you up and pick you back up.
"Do you eat so good?" he persisted.
Now eat with this.
Sometimes Alex comes home for lunch and we eat together.
Cross your fingers the group doesn't eat me alive over this.
Howie's total conversational contributions, if not discussing his flowers, were hovering entreaties if everyone had enough to eat or drink.
"You don't need milk, Eureka," remarked Dorothy; "you are big enough now to eat any kind of food."
"We'll eat all we can find of them," said another.
"But WE mus'n't eat them," the Wizard warned the children, "or we too may become invisible, and lose each other.
Yes; for they eat of the dama-fruit, as we all do, and that keeps them from being seen by any eye, whether human or animal.
The dama-fruit is the most delicious thing that grows, and when it makes us invisible the bears cannot find us to eat us up.
But now, good wanderers, your luncheon is on the table, so please sit down and eat as much as you like.
In front of each place was a plate bearing one of the delicious dama-fruit, and the perfume that rose from these was so enticing and sweet that they were sorely tempted to eat of them and become invisible.
"Why do you not eat the damas?" asked the woman's voice.
Please, Mr. Wizard, may I eat just one of the fat little piglets?
There are certain things proper for a kitten to eat; but I never heard of a kitten eating a pig, under ANY cir'stances.
If I could eat grass I would not need a conscience, for nothing could then tempt me to devour babies and lambs.
"Tell me, Eureka," said the Princess, gently: "did you eat my pretty piglet?"
"The criminal who now sits before the court licking her paws," resumed the Woggle-Bug, "has long desired to unlawfully eat the fat piglet, which was no bigger than a mouse.
Tell them it would be foolish for me to eat the piglet, because I had sense enough to know it would raise a row if I did.
I myself, not being built to eat, have no personal experience in such matters.
I will confess that I intended to eat the little pig for my breakfast; so I crept into the room where it was kept while the Princess was dressing and hid myself under a chair.
Instead of keeping still, so I could eat him comfortably, he trembled so with fear that he fell off the table into a big vase that was standing on the floor.
"What!" said he, "do you eat gold in this country?"
But he would not eat anything.
You may be thinking that choosing the right place to eat Italian food doesn't constitute wisdom in a King Solomon kind of way.
These being boiled, there were at least forty looked for a share in them; the most eat of them.
She could not eat or sleep, grew visibly thinner, coughed, and, as the doctors made them feel, was in danger.
He didn't eat much supper.
Neither can we see the cruel bears, for they also eat the fruit.
But don't try to make out I'm too innocent to eat a fat piglet if I could do it and not be found out.
Sometimes we go out to eat.
It was almost three O'clock in the afternoon and her stomach was screaming for something to eat.
You both will go eat.
Show me where we might eat.
I came down with Felipa to get something to eat.
But you have to eat.
Maybe so, but what does she eat?
Why don't I take you out to get something to eat?
I brought you something to eat.
She took a job in a saloon so she could eat.
Sit down and eat.
He paid for the supplies with a check and took her and Mary out to eat.
Go ahead and eat.
Whatever we do, we have to eat.
He won't even go down to eat.
What do they eat?
"She won't come out, won't eat," he said.
"You need to eat," he told her.
"I'm not going to eat you, so you can stop looking at me like that," he said with a bitter edge that was lost on her.
She made one anyway and forced herself to eat it, blaming her recent trauma for her queasiness.
Though nauseated by the thought, she heated up a can of soup and forced herself to eat it.
What can I eat?
The mention of him reminded her of her cramped stomach and the half dozen failed attempts to eat normal food.
Sometimes I think you'd rather eat me than talk to me.
And then she'd tried to eat chocolate and ended up in the bathroom even weaker and hungrier.
She rubbed her temples and issued a challenging glare to the contents of the pantry, furious once more she could eat none of the wonderful things it held.
She can't eat food, but she refuses to admit it to herself, Han explained to Pierre.
That thought coupled with her nightmare made her even angrier at not being able to eat.
"Go eat," Han grumbled.
Then you're not going to eat.
So once more, Sofia had tried to eat.
We've eliminated every other type of food, and the drugs might help you accept that you cannot eat.
I can't even eat real food, she said bitterly.
Caterers served up food she'd kill to eat.
She stared at the embroidered tablecloth, tormented by the scent of food she couldn't eat and the visions of death and betrayal that left an acrid taste in her mouth.
If she ran, they'd eat her, she was sure.
Sofia bit her lip and crossed her arms, unable to admit she couldn't really eat.
You assume we French all eat croissants, Pierre complained.
"You have to eat for three now, Traci," she said cheerfully.
"She doesn't eat," he called over his shoulder.
"It means, she doesn't eat," Dustin said, coming to her rescue.
Do you eat s'mores?
It kinda hurt getting killed, and it really sucks not being able to eat food.
Did he ever eat?
"I thought you didn't eat croissants," Sofia said, staring at her bodyguard as she awaited Linda and Traci.
At least you can eat them.
The death visions, the distrust everyone on the planet had for a soul-reader, the inability to eat … they were nothing compared to helping a man find his soul again.
This is less fun, but we still get to eat.
He's not out to eat me, is he?
"The thing about all this walking exercise is I can eat like a pig and stay thin," he replied to Dean's greeting.
I figured you'd eat this stuff up like strawberry shortcake.
But much as he hated to do so, it was time to eat the proverbial crow and make peace.
Fred said he was too mind-stuffed with all these goings-on to eat a bite of supper, but when Cynthia supplied cold chicken and potato salad, he ate two helpings, just out of politeness.
I could eat you for lunch like a deli sandwich.
Nasty bitches like me eat them alive, but in your case I'll try to restrain myself.
They smelled too good to eat just one.
Why did human-Deidre not eat these every day?
It's all she wants to eat.
Aren't you going to eat?
I'll eat something later.
I'll go get Destiny ready while you eat.
By 10:30 she had mailed the package and decided to stop at a little restaurant in the strip mall for something to eat.
Maybe she should go home and eat with Alex, but it was nice simply enjoying some time alone.
She stared after him as he drove away, wondering if he would be home for supper – or if he was going to eat alone.
When Lori ended the phone call, Carmen invited her to eat supper and was surprised when she accepted.
Ever eat bear meat?
He wasn't going to eat it, though.
"At least they didn't eat you," Gabe consoled the dead man quietly.
She dumped her omelet onto her plate and faced him, leaning against the counter to eat.
"Smells good enough to eat!" she said to the lady sitting behind the table.
"What Humans Eat," she read the title.
"Do humans eat plants?" she asked, eyes on the illustration.
"Yes, humans eat many vegetables, like lettuce, broccoli and carrots," she read and turned the page.
Do humans eat rocks?
No, humans do not eat rocks.
Do humans eat … uh … demons?
No, humans do not eat demons.
"Humans eat plants and macaronis and –" "Meatballs!"
She paused in the doorway, realizing she was squeezed too tightly into her dress to eat anything.
She didn't know how she could ever eat again.
Is there anyone here who doesn't want to eat me or drink my blood?
I'll just eat you.
"I can't eat them raw," she objected.
Then you don't eat.
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