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far Sentence Examples

  • So far her prayers had been unanswered.

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  • They have a camp not far away.

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  • She had come this far, and nothing was going to stop her now.

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  • That's not as far out as you might think.

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  • How far do you think we've traveled?

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  • We need to travel as far as we can tonight.

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  • Then why did he live so far away from everything?

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  • It was too far to consider driving every day, even if she had a car.

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  • Her directions hadn't been far off.

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  • Machines—which still need you as an operator, as far as we can see—magnify your productivity.

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  • The neighbors couldn't see into any of their windows, and they were far enough off the main road that the only traffic would be people coming to see them.

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  • The stars are so far away that people cannot tell much about them, without very excellent instruments.

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  • They just aren't expected to stray too far from the homestead in the process – or get paid for it.

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  • Howard was a good ten years older and had far more important things on his mind – like his new position as partner at the law firm.

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  • Is the gulf far from here?

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  • Actually, the bra and panties were far less revealing than a bikini.

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  • He asked me to indicate as far as I could the gestures and action that should go with the lines.

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  • When Natasha ran out of the drawing room she only went as far as the conservatory.

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  • What would inspire someone to chisel their name into a rock so far from civilization?

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  • For a long time Pierre could not understand, but when he did, he jumped up from the sofa, seized Boris under the elbow in his quick, clumsy way, and, blushing far more than Boris, began to speak with a feeling of mingled shame and vexation.

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  • Although the issue was not discussed, it was far from out of her mind.

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  • It's fine to have high ideals about not going too far, but the reality of it is, it can happen before you realize what is happening.

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  • When Morino rode far enough ahead so that he couldn't hear their conversation, Carmen finally spoke to Alex.

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  • This is made possible by technology and the Internet, which is used to connect buyers and sellers worldwide and bring information (world commodity prices) to the far reaches of the globe.

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  • Is the ranch far from here?

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  • Besides, her lack of response in the past had been far more effective.

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  • Well, you haven't so far, anyway.

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  • The city was far away, and the slaves must walk the whole distance.

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  • West Newton is not far from Boston and we went there in the steam cars very quickly.

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  • Our right flank is over there"--he pointed sharply to the right, far away in the broken ground--"That's where the Moskva River is, and we have thrown up three redoubts there, very strong ones.

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  • But why wouldn't he want her to see the barn, and why would he build it so far from the house?

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  • It was far too sweet and had a bitter aftertaste.

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  • Though the world foreseen in this book may seem far away to you, I believe it will be achieved—and once achieved, that it will grow in stability over time.

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  • He and Sarah had done far more for her than could have been expected.

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  • By the time the wagons were fully engulfed in flames, they had traveled far enough to be out of the firelight.

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  • I enjoy having a play described to me while it is being acted on the stage far more than reading it, because then it seems as if I were living in the midst of stirring events.

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  • So they said, We must go to a new country far away and build schools and houses and churches and make new cities.

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  • King Frost lives in a beautiful palace far to the North, in the land of perpetual snow.

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  • But not far from Bald Hills he again came out on the road and overtook his regiment at its halting place by the dam of a small pond.

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  • She ran out sobbing into the garden and as far as the pond, along the avenues of young lime trees Prince Andrew had planted.

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  • Dunyasha, the nurse, and the other maids could not say in how far Mademoiselle Bourienne's statement was correct.

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  • If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.

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  • Far in the distance in that birch and fir forest to the right of the road, the cross and belfry of the Kolocha Monastery gleamed in the sun.

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  • After they had gone Pierre approached Prince Andrew and was about to start a conversation when they heard the clatter of three horses' hoofs on the road not far from the shed, and looking in that direction Prince Andrew recognized Wolzogen and Clausewitz accompanied by a Cossack.

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  • The next morning they woke late and were again delayed so often that they only got as far as Great Mytishchi.

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  • I've found old rock fences, and there's an old log cabin falling into ruins not too far from here.

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  • That made an extraordinary long hole, as you may imagine, and reached far down into the earth; and, as I leaned over it to try to see to the bottom, I lost my balance and tumbled in.

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  • The ship was driven far out of her course.

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  • Some one balances the toboggan on the very crest of the hill, while we get on, and when we are ready, off we dash down the side of the hill in a headlong rush, and, leaping a projection, plunge into a snow-drift and go swimming far across the pond at a tremendous rate!...

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  • "I am very sorry to have made you travel so far," said he.

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  • As far as I'm concerned, it's yours.

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  • His home was in the country not far from a great forest.

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  • Not far from the mill there was an old house, with many trees growing close to it.

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  • I shall always keep them, and it will make me very happy to think that you found them, on that far away island, from which Columbus sailed to discover our dear country.

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  • It is very beautiful to think that people far away in England feel sorry for a little helpless child in America.

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  • Anything shallower than a half-inch bas-relief is a blank to her, so far as it expresses an idea of beauty.

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  • But so far nobody seems to have thought of chloroforming her, which is, I think, the only effective way of stopping the natural exercise of her faculties.

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  • I won't be far away.

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  • Pierre stood rather far off and could not hear all that the Emperor said.

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  • Napoleon having cut our armies apart advanced far into the country and missed several chances of forcing an engagement.

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  • Is it too far to go to Austin? she asked.

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  • He was handsome, though she wouldn't go so far as to call him gorgeous.

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  • Something moved in the brush not far away and she froze.

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  • Allen didn't do drugs either – as far as she knew.

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  • How far had Bordeaux carried her?

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  • That's as far out as I can get.

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  • He had not gone far when he met a larger boy, who was blowing a whistle.

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  • Far away, at the other side of the field, King Richard saw his men falling back.

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  • Coriolanus made his way to the city of Antium, [Footnote: Antium (_pro._ an'shi um).] which was not far from Rome.

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  • He swam to an island that was not far away.

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  • It has endured far longer than most people—probably even Moore himself—ever imagined it could.

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  • Our battles with diseases go as far back into history as we can see.

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  • And he will find he is capable of adding far more value than as a set of eyes watching a screen.

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  • I am very sorry that you are going so far away.

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  • The condition of the operatives is becoming every day more like that of the English; and it cannot be wondered at, since, as far as I have heard or observed, the principal object is, not that mankind may be well and honestly clad, but, unquestionably, that corporations may be enriched.

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  • I do not know how far he was justified in saying so.

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  • We all know the stories of people who win the lottery—and let's face it, far too often no good comes of it.

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  • You fell asleep alright, but we didn't get that far.

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  • It isn't that far.

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  • This thing had gone way too far.

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  • I thought Bordeaux said it wasn't far.

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  • Although she was far away, she could see that he was watching her.

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  • Claudette had gone one step too far.

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  • He moved toward her, his expression far from bland.

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  • The back door was too far away for her rubbery legs, and the only alternative was the sink.

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  • Was he going to say something about the fact that she wandered too far from the house?

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  • I didn't notice how far I was wandering this evening.

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  • She indicated a cultivated area not far from where she was working.

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  • As far as he knew, she made a habit of this kind of activity.

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  • I'd travel so far and then I would be stopped by a gully or a creek.

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  • It might be innocent to him, but it was far from that for her.

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  • But as time progressed, his obvious reluctance to propose marriage presented a far more difficult problem.

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  • I swear, I never intended for things to go that far.

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  • Martha and I know each other far too well to ever be lovers.

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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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  • I'd known Martha far too long.

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  • No. It was far too long ago; before I was born.

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  • The bed Martha described as queen size was squeezed against the far wall.

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  • He cautioned, looking far more serious than the situation to warrant.

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  • While I preferred not to toss a wet blanket on her quest, I remained far more pragmatic.

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  • I'm not far away.

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  • Howie asked about my job and confessed he was spending far too much time doing nothing.

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  • A red brick municipal building stood at the far end of the street ahead of us.

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  • We asked if there was anyone around who might still be living who would remember that far back.

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  • Besides, I knew her far better than her husband.

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  • Howie thought he recognized the Chicago skyline in the distance but it was too far away to tell.

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  • He knows what settings control each but it's far from exact.

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  • "Besides," Quinn interrupted, "If I tried to set Howie that far back we'd be lucky to get within twenty miles of New Bedford and a couple of days of the killing.

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  • That's why more current dates are more important and far easier to verify.

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  • In spite of the lateness of the hour, the rest of us were far too hyper for sleep.

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  • What you have is far too important.

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  • I'm far too nervous.

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  • Howie described a car parked with an open trunk on the far side of the fence.

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  • There are far too many monsters left on the loose.

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  • I choose the graves of my little ones far more carefully.

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  • Our need for secrecy, all five of us, extended far beyond personal culpability.

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  • She was far too frail.

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  • He named a figure that surprised us by being far less than we'd guessed.

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  • However, my wife was far and away the most intelligent of the five of us and understood our success depended on strong leadership.

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  • I knew he desperately wanted to pursue Howie's never-before-encountered ability as far as it would go.

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  • A kid who stole matches so he could light spiders on fire and watch how far they ran.

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  • If we can show them it's in their best interests to work with us and let us keep our privacy we're far better off.

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  • I might gradually let you know some pertinent stuff but mostly you'll just get tips, as far as you're concerned, from an unidentified source.

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  • Okay. I don't hear any deal breakers so far.

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  • I knew what I was about to say was far more than I wanted to offer.

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  • The sea shore is too far to the east so I fear she'll be remanded to a roadside bier of Kudzu and discarded fast food wrappers.

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  • While Betsy loved her position, she was far more enchanted with our success and would adopt it as a full time venture in a minute.

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  • Not so far, but all we offer is tips.

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  • As far as work quarters go, I have a ton of ideas.

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  • I wasn't speeding and I'm far too cautious not to have all my lights operating properly.

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  • The house was far too large for us with five bedrooms and three baths but Betsy had plans!

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  • Not here too near my home but not so far away.

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  • It was not without a struggle, and delay, far into the night.

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  • A car was parked on the far side of the woods, about a hundred yards from the house.

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  • As usual, I'm far ahead of you all.

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  • My intelligence far surpasses any of you worthless scum.

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  • I was sure dear Brenda would be far more candid with the instrument pressed to her throat.

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  • Most cases were earlier tips as lately, the authorities were far more cautious with our information; often even denying a tip was involved when an arrest occurred.

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  • She certainly is adapting her career to documenting his or her works and doing a good job of it as far as I can see.

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  • You've been far too generous already.

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  • No. There are homes in the area far less secure than mine.

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  • So far, all their snooping is fact finding but if they want your talents, they don't take no for an answer.

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  • I know for a fact they've talked to the tip line people and didn't get very far but who knows if they're tapping the line.

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  • I realize now my venture was doomed to failure from the start as my target was far better protected than I sensed.

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  • Maybe a couple of hundred sold so far, all in California.

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  • I'm not sure she knows the answer herself but a lot of marriages are built on far less.

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  • Tears weren't far away as she swallowed what remained in her glass and poured another.

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  • The LeBlanc house was by far the largest of our group, with four bedrooms, one designed as the nursery.

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  • Molly is fun to be around, chatty and inquisitive and far less reserved than at our first meeting.

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  • It was a dark moonless night and I was too far from town for streetlights.

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  • Before I could say more, I heard the telltale noise of breaking glass from the far side of the house!

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  • Behind him, to the far right, I could see the front door was off its hinges, wrested to a strange angle.

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  • She was far better than I at handling this type of emotion but just then, Molly skipped in the door.

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  • I could see Quinn's hand in the decision, far more than Martha's.

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  • Prior to its construction, a school bus could only pass over it empty, necessitating the children to alight, walk, and rejoin their transportation of the far side.

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  • Sitting on a secluded site at the far side of the circle, on the outside, sat a mid-sized Pace Arrow motor home with California Plates!

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  • The children running about are a serious temptation though I know this place is far too risky for what activities I have in mind.

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  • My time is far too important.

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  • We've all come a long way, son, but it's how far we've yet to go that concerns me.

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  • It wasn't an invitation but I figured I owed my presence for what I'd learned so far and I couldn't wait to renew our conversation.

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  • The search for the motor home is broadening out but so far, no sightings.

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  • While my new vehicle is far less accommodating to my needs as my precious motor home, now resting in an airport parking lot, this van is satisfying my temporary needs.

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  • "Not so far," a voice across the room answered.

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  • According to his notes, far more experiments were conducted than were ever discussed with us.

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  • It's far easier to calmly pen the words I said than it was to say them.

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  • "Do it," Molly said, scrunched up in the far corner.

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  • Unfortunately, you were far more careless calling your tip line and a telephone code was noted and remembered by the operator.

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  • He accelerated amid a spray of pebbles as he raced after the receding tail lights far up the road.

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  • He was simply far too wise to allow me the opportunity.

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  • The barn was far enough from the house so he would not hear our hammering.

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  • He's a nice young man and I feel would make a far less labor intensive mate than Howie would have proved to be.

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  • "How far is this party?" she asked.

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  • What do you have as far as sources in Talon's gang?

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  • He flung her to the ground near the far wall.

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  • "I saw something, ikir," she said in a tone far softer and more respectful than her original.

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  • "How far along is she, Pierre?" he asked.

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  • He's at HQ, not too far from here.

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  • How many we got so far?

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  • Darian sat, hunched and unresponsive on the far side.

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  • She avoided looking down, afraid to imagine just how deep the waters were or how far from shore they'd gone.

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  • The dark sky stretched far overhead, no sign of morning yet visible.

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  • The clouds far above were starting to swirl with hypnotic slowness, the rain beginning to fall again, and the sea beneath their feet rippling and shifting beneath the rubbery surface.

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  • Instead they searched their surroundings wildly in the light of periodic lightning and the fire at the far end of the hall.

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  • She was too far to hear them talk.

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  • Jule sat with his back against the far wall, his lip bloodied, one eye black, and his hands chained above his head to the pipes running from the floor to the ceiling.

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  • "Some of us are," Damian countered, impressed by how far the youth had come in so short a time.

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  • At least, as far as I can See, he'll be fine.

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  • The woman was far enough ahead she should be able to escape while he distracted the creature.

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  • But when I do, whatever I am, I can't get far without terrifying the people around me.

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  • "As far as I know," she replied.

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  • Thus far, he'd listened to her, and she hoped he feared Damian enough to continue paying attention.

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  • She looked far less harmless than the Other.

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  • It's the same thing you do to change an object into another, only normal objects have far less energy to control.

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  • Jenn ran through the halls, certain no vamp was about to get in her way when all of them so far were dead.

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  • At the far end of the main floor of Jonny's new home glowed a panoramic window fitted into the mountainside.

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  • "As far as I know," Rourk replied.

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  • Jenn waited until he was far enough ahead that he wouldn't hear her before she trailed.

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  • My terms are far kinder for you than I'd give anyone else.

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  • There were twenty of them, far more than the small house could hold.

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  • Yully smiled, at ease with the two women she'd met so far.

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  • She ran until the cold air burned her lungs and the people were far behind her.

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  • How far out are you?

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  • He shoved her into the car, and she crawled as far from him as she could.

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  • He led her from the library, across the courtyard, and into the far wing of the mansion she'd not yet explored.

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  • He roared and slammed his hands on the desk at the far end of the library, unable to stop the images racing through his mind.

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  • She's resilient to make it this far.

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  • Dusty was a stickler for formality from his men, while Jule's hemisphere was far more relaxed.

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  • Traci was alone at the far end of the bay.

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  • Sleep was as far from his mind as possible.

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  • Sofia watched, but he didn't go far, just stepped into the hall.

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  • She bolted to her car, far enough ahead of any of the men that they couldn't stop her.

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  • His voice was weak, as if he were far away.

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  • The path wound its way downward, dumping them into a draw far enough away to be safe.

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  • As they strode into the gardens toward an awaiting helicopter, she couldn't help but think she'd just stepped into something far greater than she could ever imagine.

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  • At the far end of the library was a creature that made her think twice about entering.

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  • The tome was far heavier than she expected, made of something much different than cardboard and paper.

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  • She needed to run away, far away, until this nightmare was over.

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  • If you leave, you won't stay away long or go far.

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  • Darkyn pushed her far enough to meet her gaze.

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  • They didn't go far.

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  • Darkyn was always too far ahead of her, twisting her into knots to keep her in place.

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  • Gabriel and I didn't get that far.

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  • This is something so far beyond what he was.

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  • What he was in their insulated world in the bedchamber was far removed from what he was outside.

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  • It wasn't the first time she'd heard such a thing, but it sounded far worse coming from the devil than it had Wynn.

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  • My ambition is far different than yours.

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  • I've slain demons for far less.

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  • Deidre shook her head, once again feeling too far away from the reality these creatures lived in.

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  • She looked far different than Deidre recalled.

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  • You never said it was this far.

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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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  • With an outstretched hand she touched the wall and managed to feel her way around the corner until she could see the weak glow of the near-extinguished light far ahead.

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  • So far, wee Maria stood head and shoulders over any other domestic helper Bird Song had employed.

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  • I don't know where Jake picked up Larkin, but he can send her back as far as I'm concerned.

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  • How far in this place did you go?

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  • The two men didn't simply dislike one another—the feelings ran far deeper.

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  • Cynthia's speech about Billy Langstrom seemed as old as the Gettysburg Address, but far less remembered.

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  • She's far ahead and has enough in credits to do it.

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  • Ginger muttered an apology, but Joseph was far from finished.

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  • He knew at least Martha, Caleb, and Fitzgerald had come this far.

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  • There was no sign that anyone had preceded them this far.

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  • Perhaps we didn't go far enough.

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  • "Tell me about the phone call," Dean asked, but saw immediately he'd pushed too far.

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  • Dean had to admit—never out loud—that Fred O'Connor was far ahead in this junk collecting game.

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  • How much time do you suppose we're spending on a case where as far as we can tell no one is in harm's way whatsoever?

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  • So far, so good.

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  • You're carrying this juror business too far!

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  • But he's far too young to have had any involvement with the Dawkinses, the mine, or the skeleton.

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  • Look how much information he's developed so far.

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  • He turned the Jeep at the far end of town and began following her.

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