She had to move a few things to make room, but that wasn't too hard.
I thought you needed to sleep longer because you were working so hard getting ready.
I can see why Alex fell so hard for you.
Why didn't you tell me Dulce was giving you a hard time?
She felt as though a cold hand grasped her stomach and squeezed hard.
If Dulce hadn't chased him so hard, would he have fallen in love with her?
But then, she admitted to loving him at one time, so it's not hard to believe she still felt something for him.
Considering her own feelings about Alex, and the fact that he was a lot like his father, it wasn't hard to imagine that his mother never got over Señor Medena.
He was rarely sick, and even then it was hard to get him to go to bed.
In a way, it was hard to believe it had been that long.
It's hard to explain.
It was hard to say whether Alex was withholding facts so she couldn't contest his decisions or simply because he thought she did not need to know.
I find it hard to believe you wouldn't help him if you could.
It was hard to explain how her beauty was different than so many others, but it was.
Of course, there was always the possibility that she had come up with the idea of distracting Spenser, but he found that hard to believe.
The first raindrop slammed into the window so hard that she instinctively recoiled.
Even the ambulance siren was hard to hear.
The unexpected information was coming so fast it was hard to absorb.
They all leaned on each other in hard times.
Completing his appraisal, he gave her a hard look.
His moods flipped back and forth so fast it was hard to know how he would respond to anything.
Hard as it was to admit, the embrace and the kiss had been comforting.
It was hard to picture him involved with anything illegal... but why?
It was hard to tell, but there were no trees ahead, so it must be the clearing.
He gave her a hard look.
Yet, one backward glance at the hard lines of the face over hers reminded her that there was more than the gentle side to him.
It was hard to believe he didn't know.
Yancey was barely breathing hard.
He left the house, slamming the door so hard the hallway reverberated with the sound.
It was hard to believe this jovial man was the same angry man she had faced earlier that night.
And she still found it hard to believe he was guilty.
Don't be too hard on Howard.
It was hard to believe sweet little Sarah would be involved with anything so sinister.
He stared at her long and hard, his expression intent.
She swallowed hard and avoided his gaze.
She was having a hard time of it, but she was breathing.
She couldn't see his facial expression in the dark, so it was hard to tell if he was teasing her or not.
The news out and the engagement ring twinkling on her finger, it was hard for Adrienne to keep her mind on her studies - and Brandon wasn't helping much.
You know how hard I've worked.
It was hard to tell.
This has been hard for you, as well.
And yet, she had worked so hard to get where she was.
She'd be willing to bet the woman was as hard nosed in her sleep.
Let's just say I learned the hard way that I can take care of myself.
She climbed into her wagon and dropped onto the hard seat.
"Hard to tell," Bordeaux mused, still watching the retreating troop.
It was hard to look at his face without being fascinated by the color of his eyes.
From this angle, it's hard to tell you from the mules.
The firelight flickered weakly; creating shadows on his face that made his expression hard to discern.
It was hard to say.
It shouldn't be hard to dig in this sand.
It's hard to tell exactly what happened, because the storm covered any tracks.
She stretched out on the hard cold rocks and fell asleep.
The big bay was breathing hard when they stopped to rest.
It was hard to believe a village could be this close and they didn't know it was there.
I learned the hard way.
His lips formed a hard line and his eyes turned cold.
Fighting a band of renegade Indians isn't half as hard as lassoing this little filly.
It was hard to tell whether the sarcasm had gone over his head or he simply wasn't amused.
I know the work is hard and the weather is forbidding at times, but do you know how lucky you are?
It's hard to say.
There again, it's hard to say whether they die from natural causes or attacks by predators.
Well, maybe it does for some people, but not a hard hearted old witch like me.
It was hard to tell whether he was trying to impress his sister or shock her.
I think you've been working too hard lately.
Her heart was pounding hard and warmth invaded her neck.
She swung hard and her open hand cracked against his face.
Why was it so hard to joke with him without flirting?
Why did he try so hard to cover his feelings?
Not working as hard as you, that's for sure.
Don't be so hard on yourself.
It was going to be hard enough to work at the diner, but it was something she was going to have to do.
It was hard enough to make ends meet before she took the job at the ranch.
It was still hard to accept what they had done.
After the testing is over, the hard part begins; weighing and recording my compilations and comparing them to past exposure levels.
The Red Sox were in town to take on the Yankees, a revered experience for us died hard fans.
Hard life is a short life, for most folks around here.
Other sessions were tried earlier but when Howie couldn't sleep, Quinn accused him of not working hard enough Martha said.
Don't tell him I said so but you have to stop working him so hard.
Obtaining hard and fast evidence was their not-always simple chore.
When the conversation was over, Betsy hugged me, long and hard.
When these guys want something, they work real hard to get it and they have lots of toys at their disposal.
She turned abruptly and pulling my head with one hand, kissed me hard on the mouth while her other hand groped between my legs!
It is hard work but we might get lucky.
He gave me a hard look.
I worked so hard and so brilliantly in tracing down these people.
Hard work made us thirsty and hungry as well.
I pondered the meaning long and hard.
She concentrated hard on another wilted flower, bringing it back to full bloom.
Her chin trembled as guilt flowed over her and she swallowed hard, nodding.
If you listen really hard to what his body tells you, you can save him.
Rain splattered hard against his windows, drawing his gaze to the windows.
She hung, helpless and exhausted, stuck in the in-between place until the pain of her head hitting something hard jarred her into consciousness.
The lackey tossed her onto a hard couch in the rear of the house opposite a closed patio door.
She couldn't run, couldn't move and she tried hard to convince herself to pass out as the garage door was wrenched open.
He'd changed into a sweater and dark jeans and gazed down at her, disapproval in his hard features.
But he stopped, a twinge of something akin to regret filtering through the hard layers protecting his emotions.
After all, that spark was why he fought so hard, so humans didn't turn into someone like him.
She nodded, trying hard to recover from the latest surprise.
It's been hard for him this past year.
"I'd be really hard to kill," Bianca said with a ragged laugh.
He turned around and hugged her hard.
Both breathed hard, and she noticed a red slash across Darian's face.
She'd never seen anyone cry as hard as he did.
I didn't know how hard it was.
He was breathing hard.
Sofi watched him go and swallowed hard.
She loved his scent, the feel of his hard, warm body against hers.
It's really hard to deal with all the bad stuff sometimes.
You shouldn't be so hard on yourself.
"I'm hard on everyone," he reminded her.
Dusty stared hard at the wall.
Of all the coddling he'd accused Sofi and Bianca of doing, he'd been working hard to protect Darian from anything that might force him to grow into his powers.
Her healing magic zapped him hard enough almost to right his head.
He strode by her and slapped her on the back of the head, hard.
Talon shoved her back into the valley with a snarled threat under his breath, and she hurried out of the trough again, breathing hard by the time she'd clambered twenty feet to the top.
His light was off, a sign he'd been sleeping too hard to notice someone come in.
She concentrated as hard as she could, listening for his body to speak to her.
Talon went down hard.
Darian staggered, dropped her, and landed hard on his backside.
"Very hard when I'm there and you're here," he said with forced lightness.
She flung herself into his arms, gratified when he squeezed her hard.
While it was hard to tell his height when he was seated, he looked to be Sean's size, well over six feet tall.
He wasn't sure what he expected—maybe a cold, hard Medusa—but the young woman Sean indicated was nothing like that.
Pacing in her room, she tried hard not to think of what her father was capable of doing to someone he thought was a threat to her.
Her father was hard to read and often unapproachable, but he cared for her in his own special way.
He landed on the hard ground with a curse and darted to his feet, chasing her down again.
Jule was knocked off his feet by a hard blow but got back up, beckoning to the other creature with a look of confidence out of place for his bloodied face.
She chewed on her lip, thinking hard.
I find that hard to believe.
Yully swallowed hard and steadied herself.
Push hard, and shoot me up, he instructed, though his voice was ragged.
She did as he said and pressed hard on the arrow wound until the bleeding slowed.
Jule tried hard to follow the conversation.
He just has a hard time controlling his temper, and I don't pay him enough respect.
I know this is hard on you, but you'll soon see where you belong in this mess.
His gaze was hard, and she felt him flex his power again.
The kid was hard to read, and she guessed his anger had more to do with his struggle to understand his new role than the vamps who clearly had no respect for him.
She concentrated hard, her eyes on the plate across the parlor.
Yully's eyes closed, and she focused hard on feeling something other than Jule, whose presence still lingered in her body.
She didn't know what Xander was, but he'd said one thing that struck her hard.
Jule was quiet, trying hard to remember something from before the Schism besides brief glimpses of Darian and Damian.
But it didn't, did it, he said slowly, thinking hard.
Realization of exactly what he'd asked for made Jule breathe out hard.
She shoved him away, landing hard on her backside while he careened into the bathroom wall.
She landed hard on a cold floor.
He smiled faintly, knowing how hard it was to rile up his trusted Guardian.
His chiseled features were unreadable and hard.
If so, what would hard water do to a person?
Damian met his gaze, and they sat in the kitchen, bloodied and breathing hard as they recovered.
She swallowed hard and nodded, struggling to control the strange sense of desire bubbling uncontrolled within her.
She shoved against him as hard as she could, knowing when he released her it was because he wanted to.
She approached and knelt a safe distance from him, trying hard to see into the darkness of the corner.
There was a time when he didn't care who he slept with, when he was hard at the sight of any woman who would take him to bed.
And I learned the hard way.
Sofia stepped out of her way, trying hard to digest what she'd seen.
Han says she's progressing pretty quickly, though since none of us know how to train her, it's hard to tell.
She swallowed hard and held out her hand to another woman in red.
She swallowed hard, uncomfortable with playing the role of judge and jury.
"You jealous little bi—" Before she knew what she did, she'd closed the distance between them and slapped him hard.
You know how hard it was for her to tell you that? his closest friend snapped.
He'd not had to work too hard for confessions in the past thousand years, not after word of his cold, methodological skills leaked to the Guardians.
Sofia felt Rainy's hard gaze but avoided his heated look.
Shadows crawled over the world around her, and the tension in the air made it hard to breathe.
He spent the night deep in thought, forcing himself to face the dark memories he'd tried so hard to bury.
He's the best in my sphere of command, though Han's shoes are hard to fill.
The sense of danger jarred her, and she sat up straight, heart pounding hard.
Her heart beat so hard, she could barely make out his response.
She hung up the phone, gripped the steering wheel hard and drove.
Sofia swallowed hard at the sight of so many vamps milling around.
Two had never heard kiri cry so hard.
Dustin braked hard and swung his leg over the handlebars.
Jule embraced her, hugging her hard.
He closed his eyes, his jaw clenched hard enough for the muscles to tick.
She shivered, not wanting to imagine what Darkyn was capable of or how hard it might be to outmaneuver him to leave Hell.
My real name is too hard for you to say.
She was trying hard to keep her fear away so she could figure out this new world.
She swallowed hard, willing herself to remember that she was meant for Gabriel, even if it was Darkyn's name on her back.
She was fighting a fever, one that made it hard for her to focus.
Mesmerized by the sensations, her confusion and his direct gaze, she had to concentrate hard to register what he said.
Deidre found herself leaning into his solid frame without resistance, entranced by the combination of his hot, hard body and cool fire on her swimming senses.
Overwhelmed by the pleasure, Deidre bit him hard enough that she tasted him.
He whispered words she wasn't able to make out then bit her again, this time hard enough for the pain to piece her dreamlike stage.
He rested on top of her, breathing hard, as he pressed her into the bed.
She swallowed hard to keep tears from forming.
If his touch was hard to resist last night, it was crippling today.
She stared hard at his chest as she struggled with her anger and need.
She wrenched free of his hold and pushed him hard enough to slide out from between him and the wall.
She was trying hard not to run.
Deidre slapped him hard.
He was too hard and cold to offer much in that way, but he spoke the truth softly and then kissed her hungrily.
He grabbed her hips, kissing her hard and leaving her breathless.
He bit her hard.
She swallowed hard and nodded.
Deidre's heart beat hard.
The dealer slapped her hard enough to daze her.
It was hard enough for her to stand before him, knowing they could've been together.
Darkyn kissed her, hot, hard and demanding.
"Play, love," Darkyn growled, nipping her hard.
"You can beg me," he said and kissed her hard enough to rob her of breath.
He was thinking hard about it.
His warmth was comforting, his hard body her home.
The pain melted into hot pleasure once again, and she closed her eyes as he fed long and hard.
She searched his hard face, unable to read him.
"You?" she gasped, looking hard at Zamon.
It was hard to imagine something that fed off depravity wanted peace.
She whirled and slapped him hard.
Deidre pulled his head to hers and kissed him long and hard.
"So at any point up until then, you could've …" She swallowed hard.
When he was finished, he pulled her into his body and bit her hard.
Deidre swallowed hard and nodded, reining in her panic.
According to the brief phone call, the ten-year-old girl's natural mother, another loser like faux foster mother Janet, had been recently discharged to a halfway house after doing hard time in the state's Cañon City facility.
I tried really hard.
I waited, though God knows Jeff tried hard enough to get at me!
It's hard to say there's no connection with the bones until we're sure there is a third Dawkins, who he or she is, and what the suit is all about.
Probably because I never tried very hard to be otherwise.
"Here," said Mrs. Worthington, shoving a bucket of hard candy in one of Dean's hands and a cluster of strung beads in the other.
The sound echos out here so it's hard to tell.
There's so many, it's hard to say!
Dean tried hard to exclude Jennifer Radisson from consideration as a malefactor, although he reluctantly admitted his sole reason to pass on her as a suspect was his belief in her story.
Much as we believe he's culpable, we don't have any hard evidence.
Her hand shot out before Dean could see it, slapping him across the face so hard four finger prints glowed in red on his cheek.
It's hard to tell.
It's hard to judge a guy by teenage love letters.
You call this hard time?
If something even more untoward than what the scene implied had actually occurred last evening, Dean would find himself squeezed between the proverbial rock and a hard place.
He just slugged me again, really hard, in the belly.
If that were the case, why did someone try so hard to cover up his identity?
He was happy to sit on the sidelines and wait for those hard lessons to start.
Pleased with herself, she began to think being human wasn't going to be so hard.
Lying was hard as a mortal.
He crossed his arms, dark gaze hard, towering in the bedroom that suddenly felt too small for her.
Deidre swallowed hard, wanting to chase after him but unsettled by his anger and the changes in him.
It was hard for him to remain detached around the beautiful woman with silver-white hair.
She was trying hard to control her expression and the flush moving up her features.
"It's not that hard," she murmured as the silence grew.
He pretended not to notice, though, and thought hard as he checked the minds of the remaining assassins.
Unable to sleep, Deidre paced, trying hard to shake the sensations clouding her head.
I need you to concentrate hard.
She drew a deep breath and thought hard.
"I made a human into a deity's mate," she paused, thinking hard.
It's a hard line for me to walk.
It's hard to believe when I feel like she's lying to me.
Deidre swallowed hard, images from her nightmares returning.
It can't be that hard.
"It's hard for me to respond to that," he replied.
At other times, it didn't, because her own emotions were too hard for her to control.
He tried hard not to think about his soul being kicked around in the underworld.
As hard as it was to believe, she looked great.
The words were hard for him to hear.
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