I don't want you to start feeling neglected.
I've been getting the feeling she is trying to break us up.
I do think I could work all day long without feeling tired if they would let me.
Can it be possible? she thought, not daring to look at his face, but still feeling his eyes gazing at her.
She smiled up at him, feeling a sudden need for levity.
Feeling a little better?
She'd start feeling more comfortable with the room.
If you're feeling up to it.
Was this what it would be like to be married to him - waking every morning to a feeling of security?
I had the same feeling once before when I first stood by the great ocean and felt its waves beating against the shore.
They were very kind; but I could not help feeling that they spoke more from a business than a humanitarian point of view.
Are you feeling puny tonight?
Day after day the Harbor, the warships, and the park kept us busy thinking and feeling and enjoying....
No one can have read Miss Keller's autobiography without feeling that she writes unusually fine English.
Every shade of feeling finds expression through her mobile features.
When she understood them her personal feeling became interwoven in the prayers with shades of its own.
It was a strange feeling to realize she had been in a cocoon for weeks.
What the Giddons did on their own land was their business, yet it left her feeling uncomfortable.
Still feeling the sobering effects of that cool regard, she forced a smile.
She pushed back the feeling of shame.
Yes, one must harness them, must harness them! he repeated to himself with inward rapture, feeling that these words and they alone expressed what he wanted to say and solved the question that tormented him.
But even if one might, what feeling except veneration could such a man as my father evoke?
She mopped her forehead, feeling weak.
How could she stay, feeling as she did about Cade?
Maybe it was the intrigue, or maybe it was that gut feeling that something wasn't as it appeared.
After Len left, she was feeling better.
I don't remember ever feeling underdressed, though.
How could they have missed feeling the light flakes that had been kissing their cheeks?
Maybe it was the emotional high they were feeling because of the babies, but something seemed to have shifted their foundation.
Still, that nagging feeling in her stomach didn't go away.
The deeper the feeling, the more he attempted to cover it.
"They must be feeling dull, too," said one of the bolder officers, laughing.
Feeling a little hurt by his apparent disinterest, she picked up her plate and started cleaning up the camp.
Are you feeling any better?
I had no idea a short time ago how to go to work; I was feeling about in the dark; but somehow I know now, and I know that I know.
She glanced up quickly, feeling the color deepen in her face.
That meant she would have to drive to town tonight, and she wasn't feeling up to it.
Would she ever be able to watch a normal family scene without feeling the agony of her loss?
Anyway, he had never indicated any special feeling for her.
The children, feeling sad and despondent, were about to follow him when the Wizard touched Dorothy softly on her shoulder.
She should probably listen to her gut feeling about this.
Was he was feeling more than just friendship for her?
She had a lot of crow to eat and she wasn't feeling the least bit hungry.
"Oz can do some good tricks, humbug or no humbug," announced Zeb, who was now feeling more at ease.
Your children actually might grow up feeling privileged, better, and even a bit snooty.
It was impossible not to retreat a day's march, and then in the same way it was impossible not to retreat another and a third day's march, and at last, on the first of September when the army drew near Moscow--despite the strength of the feeling that had arisen in all ranks--the force of circumstances compelled it to retire beyond Moscow.
I cannot help feeling as if I knew its gifted author.
Scarcely had Pierre laid his head on the pillow before he felt himself falling asleep, but suddenly, almost with the distinctness of reality, he heard the boom, boom, boom of firing, the thud of projectiles, groans and cries, and smelled blood and powder, and a feeling of horror and dread of death seized him.
Feeling returned with a vengeance and her head pounded mercilessly.
Maybe his mood had more to do with feeling unappreciated.
They might balk at getting on an airline flight flown by a computer and prefer having a pilot on board to take over if he "feels in his gut" that something is wrong (even if that feeling is the airport burrito he had for lunch).
I watch the passage of the morning cars with the same feeling that I do the rising of the sun, which is hardly more regular.
So many different eyes, old and young, were fixed on her, and there were so many different faces, that she could not distinguish any of them and, feeling that she must speak to them all at once, did not know how to do it.
If your Dad is feeling bad enough to warrant medical attention, he needs to see a doctor, not a nurse.
A strange feeling of excitement filled her as she watched him.
Helen has the vitality of feeling, the freshness and eagerness of interest, and the spiritual insight of the artistic temperament, and naturally she has a more active and intense joy in life, simply as life, and in nature, books, and people than less gifted mortals.
"If only they would be quick!" thought Rostov, feeling that at last the time had come to experience the joy of an attack of which he had so often heard from his fellow hussars.
A feeling of dread was in the air.
I caught myself harboring a feeling of hatred toward him which I vainly tried to overcome.
Will he not always have a bitter feeling toward me?
Rostov, in common with the whole army from which he came, was far from having experienced the change of feeling toward Napoleon and the French- -who from being foes had suddenly become friends--that had taken place at headquarters and in Boris.
She lifted the blankets and crawled into bed feeling disappointed.
Just then I had no sentences in raised letters which she could understand; but she would sit for hours feeling each word in her book.
She said, with great intensity of feeling, "I love the beautiful truth."
Associations formed elsewhere, springing from a feeling of humanity, or any other cause, have nothing whatever to do with it.
A novel feeling of anger against the foe made him forget his own sorrow.
A pleasant feeling of excitement and an expectation of something joyful and solemn was aroused among the soldiers of the convoy and the prisoners.
Finally his head turned slowly, as if feeling her intense gaze.
I sat there for a long, long time, feeling like a fairy on a rosy cloud.
He pushed forward, feeling stirred, but not yet sure what stirred him or what he would say.
For a long time, when I wrote a letter, even to my mother, I was seized with a sudden feeling of terror, and I would spell the sentences over and over, to make sure that I had not read them in a book.
She left the post office feeling better about Russell Cade than she did about herself.
Are you feeling ill?
This feeling began to agitate me with a vexing, forward-reaching sense of a lack that should be filled.
She shook off a feeling of disappointment.
One soldier, in his fear, uttered the senseless cry, "Cut off!" that is so terrible in battle, and that word infected the whole crowd with a feeling of panic.
There is something nasty, something wrong, in the feeling she excites in me.
And here he was sitting by her side as her betrothed, seeing, hearing, feeling her nearness, her breathing, her movements, her beauty.
And now, from the hints contained in his letter and given by the little princess, he saw which way the wind was blowing, and his low opinion changed into a feeling of contemptuous ill will.
His despair was all the greater from feeling that his own weakness was the cause of his grief.
As soon as he noticed a French officer, who thrust his head out of the door, that warlike feeling of hostility which he always experienced at the sight of the enemy suddenly seized him.
"Yes, it is the same oak," thought Prince Andrew, and all at once he was seized by an unreasoning springtime feeling of joy and renewal.
One general (an important personage), evidently feeling offended at having to wait so long, sat crossing and uncrossing his legs and smiling contemptuously to himself.
A strange feeling agitated me all the time I was alone with him in the dark chamber.
"On the feeling that is in me and in him," he pointed to Timokhin, "and in each soldier."
All their faces were now shining with that latent warmth of feeling Pierre had noticed the day before and had fully understood after his talk with Prince Andrew.
"I, I..." said Pierre, feeling it necessary to minimize his social position as much as possible so as to be nearer to the soldiers and better understood by them.
When we were in Texas, I got the feeling that Señor Medena loved Alex - that he was saddened by the way Alex rejected him.
A feeling of panic grew in her as she reached for the button to summons a nurse.
She sighed and snuggled against him, feeling the beat of his heart... or was that her own?
Freedom from that ugly feeling gave her the ability to speak of it lightly for the first time.
Feeling the warmth of color invading her cheeks, she looked away.
Finally even those subsided, leaving her feeling weak and drained.
Exhaustion left her feeling cold and weak, which was probably why her foot slipped on the edge of a rock.
Feeling guilty, she used the card Len had given her and dialed his number.
A cold feeling began in the pit of her stomach.
Why do I get the feeling it's the bears that should be concerned?
The man glanced up and she put a hand to her throat, feeling the blood drain from her face.
But I cannot remember any instance in which this feeling prevented me from repeating the naughtiness when I failed to get what I wanted.
Especially important are such details as her feeling the rush of the water by putting her hand on the window.
Do you know, I cannot help feeling sorry for these trees with all their fashionable airs?
He did not now run with the feeling of doubt and conflict with which he had trodden the Enns bridge, but with the feeling of a hare fleeing from the hounds.
But feeling this to be senseless and impossible, he again glanced timidly at her.
All his loquacity was suddenly arrested and replaced by a naive and silent feeling of admiration.
Every Russian might have predicted it, not by reasoning but by the feeling implanted in each of us and in our fathers.
Yet, what about the uneasy feeling she had today?
It seemed like only a few seconds before the uncomfortable feeling became nausea.
At first she nodded agreement, and then a cold feeling clutched at her heart.
She stretched and walked around, gradually gaining feeling in her legs.
"Can one be calm in times like these if one has any feeling?" said Anna Pavlovna.
Pierre's one feeling at the moment was a desire to show that he was ready to go all lengths and was prepared to sacrifice everything.
The assembled nobles all took off their uniforms and settled down again in their homes and clubs, and not without some groans gave orders to their stewards about the enrollment, feeling amazed themselves at what they had done.
Strange as it was to her to acknowledge this feeling in herself, yet there it was.
That familiar cold feeling washed over her again with a wave that was staggering.
She stared down into the sink, feeling violated.
She glanced around the kitchen, knowing she should familiarize herself before breakfast, but feeling uncomfortable about exploring so soon after her arrival.
She woke, her fingers entwined in the sheet, feeling aroused and frustrated.
It was pleasant and touching to see these little girls in love; but apparently the sight of them roused no pleasant feeling in Vera.
His tone and expression awoke an old unwelcome feeling.
It's a strange feeling.
Lisa hugged her with genuine feeling.
She was beginning to get a bad feeling.
It meant everything, but it didn't erase the ugly feeling.
Feeling rejected, she nodded and moved to the couch.
A queasy feeling began in her stomach.
She slipped from his bed, feeling sick to her stomach.
I have a feeling you're getting ready to fly the coop.
The ugly feeling was beginning to leave, but there was still that other thing.
Then he started feeling guilty, as if he was doing something wrong.
I don't know how you're doing what you do but I got a strong feeling if I keep an open mind, good things will happen.
I had the feeling if I hadn't, he might have chased them down himself.
Betsy absented herself, feeling it unfair to listen if the other couldn't.
She recognized tips came in all over the country; giving rise to her feeling there might be many different tipsters.
I drove the few miles to Howie's home feeling as guilty as a cheating husband for leaving Betsy alone and uninformed.
All of us are feeling the pressure plus you have a new baby and a cranky husband who isn't helping you a bit.
Here I am, alone, feeling guilty, drunk, horny, scared shitless.
Was I paranoid, feeling we were under assault?
I rocked back in my chair, feeling a strange relief but unable to fathom the source.
I'm sure whoever did it, was feeling very conflicted about now.
The poor kid is feeling deserted.
A realization he'd never touch them again didn't dispel the feeling I was prying into his world.
I'll attempt to relate my thoughts and feeling as accurately as possible.
With a sinking feeling my call would be fruitless, I called the hospital.
I have a feeling something else is going on.
He couldn't help feeling thrilled at the prospect of Damian's son.
He hadn't hurt her like Talon, but she had the feeling she wasn't at all welcome.
He pulled the robe over her exposed body, feeling the urge to run to the gym or call Jenn for a quickie to relieve the sexual spring within him.
In that moment, he had a feeling she'd pay up without resistance.
With some regret, he rolled off her and padded to the bathroom, feeling her eyes on him.
"How are you feeling?" he asked.
"I feel like I should apologize for … whatever it is you're feeling," he said with what he hoped sounded like a sincere attempt to empathize.
She opened her eyes, feeling the drain.
She withdrew, taking the feeling of peace with her.
With a sinking feeling, Dusty understood Sofi's concern better.
He had a feeling the worst was going to happen, and the sense he wouldn't be the only one who died this weekend if he had to depend on Darian made him feel sick to his stomach.
Stretching, she couldn't ever remember feeling so relaxed or deeply sated.
He rubbed his neck, unable to shake the feeling that something was wrong.
He closed his eyes, feeling her warm breath and soft skin against his again.
She shuddered to her core at the evil peering through his gaze, feeling very much like the devil was offering her a deal without telling her the price.
He replaced his weapons and washed his face, feeling very much like this was to be his last day alive.
Dusty gritted his teeth, feeling much like he was setting a child with a credit card free in a candy store.
He studied her, feeling as though he was seeing her for the first time and the last.
Talon took one and Dusty the other, feeling the coldness of Traveling from one place to another.
She looked at Dusty's still body, feeling overjoyed and fearful.
He had a feeling she wasn't sticking around and wondered what had alerted her.
She started to the table then stopped, unable to dismiss the feeling of the man's arms around her or what she'd felt when they touched.
If anything, the nagging feeling was growing stronger.
She walked the length of the wing and felt the feeling fade a little.
But this man, an enemy who had—up until now—wanted to kill her, left her feeling a little less alone.
As she crept up the stairs of the wine cellar to the kitchen, she couldn't help feeling troubled at leaving the man in the basement.
I can't help feeling bad for him, Darian said, his gaze growing dark and distant.
"I'm not feeling reassured," he said with a laugh.
He couldn't remember ever feeling so … off.
Feeling stupid, she touched the arrow and turned it into a string that she pulled free.
Feeling as if she'd said too much, she turned and fled the cottage for her car and locked the doors.
His pain was almost palpable, and she couldn't help feeling it was too raw for him to fake.
Looking over the largest vamp she'd ever seen, she had a feeling a confrontation between them wouldn't end well for her.
He carried on with Bianca like the sister she now was, and Jule couldn't help feeling a sense of gratitude towards the small woman with the quick smile, warm gaze, and healing energy.
"How're you feeling?" he asked.
Yully's eyes closed, and she focused hard on feeling something other than Jule, whose presence still lingered in her body.
How are you feeling?
Yully grew more anxious the nearer they got; her father was right about the magic feeling stronger.
Yully followed more slowly, enjoying the feeling of the power moving through her.
As if feeling what she did, Darian lunged at her.
The idea of spending her days with the reserved Sofi and cheerful Bianca was surprisingly appealing, though she couldn't help feeling intimidated by their happiness.
Yully left the gym, feeling as if she'd entered a new world.
He had a feeling the war was just starting to get interesting.
Jake looked over at her still body, feeling somewhat guilty.
She hated the headaches and feeling like shit!
She drew her legs up, feeling vulnerable and scared in the strange place.
She didn't know what he was, and she had a feeling he'd welcomed her into a world that belonged solely to him.
He was surprised to realize he liked the feeling.
She pulled her knees to her chest, feeling small and vulnerable once more.
"I'm not feeling reassured right now!" she retorted.
As if feeling her gaze on him, he paused at the door.
Dustin assessed her in silence for a few seconds, and she had the feeling his sharp gaze missed nothing.
She stood before the window, feeling very much like a prisoner in her new world.
Damian didn't care; Sofia liked Pierre, and he had a feeling Pierre's blunt dose of reality was soothing to her in a world where nothing else made sense.
Sofia hung up the phone, feeling as if she were emerging from a stupor for the first time in months.
He stood and watched it burn, feeling as if a part of him burned with it.
Miles away, Sofia couldn't shake the feeling that something was very wrong with Damian.
A hand swept the dark memories from her mind, and she sagged against Darian, feeling the same sense of peace overtake his mind.
She had a feeling it was a horrible inside joke.
Worse than seeing him was feeling him.
She remembered touching Darkyn's chest and feeling aroused by the idea of his hands on her.
The distinction left her feeling torn.
She couldn't decipher what he had to be feeling.
As much as she hated herself for feeling it, she needed his touch to calm her.
She gave it to him, and glanced up, feeling Selyn's eyes.
Why do I have the feeling he's waiting to collect?
Deidre shook her head, once again feeling too far away from the reality these creatures lived in.
Even if he was incapable of feeling real pain.
With a sickening feeling, she realized she'd never asked Darkyn what she meant to: how to turn off the seductress or at least, defend herself against those drawn to her.
A feeling other than anxiety washed over her.
But in the dark, just feeling around for 'em—the stones I'd left—I was scared we might mess up and make a wrong turn.
Dean was feeling more comfortable that Cynthia just needed time to get her priorities in line.
A sinking feeling of panic swept over them, a temporary paralyzing fear.
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.
Dean had a feeling the woman was the tall blonde he'd seen leaving the courthouse behind Fred O'Connor.
While Dean felt foolish, he couldn't help feeling a tickle of pleasure as hundreds of people clapped and cheered as they passed.
While there was a feeling of last-guy-in-turn-off-the-elevator, the Deans reluctantly agreed that some form of management was necessary to maintain order in the face of the ever-increasing numbers who wallowed in nature's wonders.
Besides, the Dawkins are feeling wealthy about now.
He had a good feeling about this one.
Without one, she had existed in a state of sentience without feeling, a world of permanent grey.
Deidre stopped in the middle of the sidewalk, feeling very exposed to the blaring world.
She shook off the strange feeling and followed once more.
Back and forth, back and forth, in a way that left her skin tingling and her feeling as if she was falling under some sort of spell.
Those huge hands had started to explore her body in a way that left her feeling feminine, delicate, and willing to let him take control in a way she never permitted him before.
Are you feeling well?
I also know I'm feeling desperate right about now.
The feeling she didn't like – guilt – crept into her.
He suspected it was the feeling that he was about to explode and not the cool morning.
He couldn't help feeling angry with the goddess who set this all up or escape the emotion he felt knowing his mate was the woman he'd loved for thousands of years.
But she couldn't help feeling as if she'd never truly known the man she loved until someone else told her what she missed.
It was the same feeling that Deidre got every time she let herself think of what happened when her deal ran out.
I have a feeling we'll need that combination, Gabriel reasoned.
The fact that Lori said she didn't want Destiny when she was born didn't mean that she wasn't feeling bad about it now.
They shouldn't have talked in front of him, but sending him to his room wouldn't have left him feeling any better.
Maybe she was spooked tonight, but long ago she had learned to listen to that instinct... gut feeling, some might call it.
Still, she was beginning to have a bad feeling that he might have brain damage.
She wiped the tears from her cheeks with a shirtsleeve, feeling like a child caught with her hand in the cookie jar.
That would certainly add to the feeling that he was a stranger.
People change, and right now he's probably feeling pretty vulnerable.
Lacing fingers behind her neck, she arched back, feeling the muscles in her back stretch.
I guess I was feeling sorry for the bear... and maybe me.
So how are you feeling now?
The sensation left her feeling exposed.
The restlessness was gone from his blood, his body relaxed in a way he couldn't remember feeling.
After awakening feeling at peace, he was close to pulling a Rhyn and decimating the world around him in an explosion of raw fury.
Something about him touched her on a level that left her feeling at peace, as if he, too, understood what it was to face death each day and struggle to see the light instead of the surrounding darkness.
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