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hoping Sentence Examples

  • I was hoping to find someone to take back with me.

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  • It was like fishing in a bath tub and hoping for a bite.

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  • Maybe he was hoping she would say no.

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  • The people are still hoping to see Your Majesty again.

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  • I was hoping you'd be gone.

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  • I enclose a ticket, hoping that you will come.

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  • "I'm kinda hoping I don't right now," she said.

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  • I'm hoping that's Jerry, and I don't want him to hear you two fighting in the background.

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  • I strolled up town, hoping to catch them.

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  • Dean was hoping so.

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  • Dean was hoping so.

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  • She buried her face in his shoulder, hoping he wouldn't notice she was crying.

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  • It was a call he'd been expecting but hoping not to get.

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  • I crossed my fingers, hoping my mocking his speech would remain undetected.

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  • I … I guess I keep hoping when I walk out of my apartment next time, things will be normal.

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  • Lemarrois had just arrived at a gallop with Bonaparte's stern letter, and Murat, humiliated and anxious to expiate his fault, had at once moved his forces to attack the center and outflank both the Russian wings, hoping before evening and before the arrival of the Emperor to crush the contemptible detachment that stood before him.

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  • Lisa insisted, still hoping to get a different answer.

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  • Joseph was ready to end the conversation but Dean was hoping for more fish in his creel.

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  • Joseph was ready to end the conversation but Dean was hoping for more fish in his creel.

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  • She ignored the hunk, hoping he'd take the hint.

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  • I kept hoping things would just go well.

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  • I was hoping you might have had a revelation.

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  • She spoke quickly, hoping that desire could be covered up by a professional front.

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  • He had known her for a long time, and he had come to Ashley hoping she would be here.

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  • The few inhabitants who had remained invited commanding officers to their houses, hoping thereby to secure themselves from being plundered.

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  • She found herself hoping Gabriel made it here before Rhyn did.

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  • Jule sighed, hoping she left this time.

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  • "I can't tell if they have faith we'll figure this out, or if they're secretly hoping we don't," Damian admitted.

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  • I know, Darian! she replied, hoping the man in her head didn't distract her.

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  • He'll be safe this way, she told herself again, hoping that was the case.

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  • What nonsense! she said, hoping it was a joke.

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  • In any case, it seems better to me than irradiating corn, planting it, and hoping to hit a jackpot.

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  • "It handles well and gets good gas mileage," she answered, hoping Alex would be out soon.

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  • He left in order not to obstruct the commander-in-chief's undivided control of the army, and hoping that more decisive action would then be taken, but the command of the armies became still more confused and enfeebled.

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  • When he had finished, he bowed, and waited, hoping that he would be rewarded.

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  • I was hoping I was simply a few weeks late, but it's been over three now and then this started.

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  • With an anxious look around to make sure no one was watching, Deidre peeked into the open door, hoping it led to a McDonalds or some other place with food.

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  • Jade waited, hoping Sasha.s desire to return to Hell or take out Kris overwhelmed any suspicion he had.

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  • On her way down the hall, she paused at Martha's room and peeked in, as if hoping some memory of the child remained.

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  • The couple was hoping to get on the road ahead of one or more of the feuding Dawkinses, who might be moseying to the same destination.

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  • The next morning she came in earlier, hoping to catch the man before he left.

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  • Dean was hoping to find it or at least telltale signs that a body had decomposed on this spot, but no such evidence was apparent.

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  • The demons are planning something, Kris, and hoping someone comes to your rescue is stupid, he returned.

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  • Dean was hoping to at least finish his salsa before having to stop Fred from dashing up the mountain to single-handedly solve the caper.

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  • They converged then, and moved quietly across the sand, hoping the Indians didn't burst from the night to attack them.

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  • He'd spent so long hoping Darian became what he once was.

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  • I'm holding my breath, hoping none of that shit comes back to bite me, he continued.

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  • She rolled her eyes and retreated to her bunk, hoping Sasha planned to give her time to rest before attacking her.

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  • She rolled her eyes and retreated to her bunk, hoping Sasha planned to give her time to rest before attacking her.

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  • Gangs of carpenters hoping for high pay arrived in Moscow every day, and on all sides logs were being hewn, new houses built, and old, charred ones repaired.

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  • I flipped to the final pages of the composition book, hoping for the latest entries.

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  • She lay back down, hoping they hadn't noticed, then rolled onto her other side.

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  • I was hoping to pry the name of the gold-digger out of him!

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  • Wobbling after the alcohol, she crossed the dining hall, hoping to find a way back to reality.

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  • She cringed as he disappeared into Toby.s room, hoping Rhyn didn.t waken him.

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  • Hoping they.d fix his Rhyn problem for him, he entered the castle and headed straight to the office of his personal secretary.

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  • She heard no signs of the demon pursing but trotted down the stairs, hoping to find another way into the dungeons where the Immortal warriors lived.

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  • "She's still his mother," I countered, hoping to end the conversation.

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  • "How?" he asked, hoping this wasn't secret knowledge she hadn't shared with him.

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  • I enlarged a still of the van from the video hoping there were some identifying marks.

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  • Cynthia Dean, in hoping for further confirmation that the bones had been switched, tried to contact the parents of Caleb Jones, Martha's friend who was with her in the mine.

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  • He walked back to the fortress, hoping the cold night air cleared his mind.

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  • And hoping it wasn't like Wynn, who was reincarnated without even Darkyn realizing the soul was revived.

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  • I'm hoping whatever happened here in Florida didn't permanently damage our power.

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  • Hoping to enter on an entirely new life quite unlike the old one, he expected everything to be unusual, even more unusual than what he was seeing.

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  • He tried equally to avoid thinking about his wife, and about Natasha and Prince Andrew; and again everything seemed to him insignificant in comparison with eternity; again the question: for what? presented itself; and he forced himself to work day and night at masonic labors, hoping to drive away the evil spirit that threatened him.

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  • The clerk glanced round, evidently hoping that his joke would be appreciated.

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  • Scarcely a quarter of the soldiers remain with the standards of their regiments, the others go off by themselves in different directions hoping to find food and escape discipline.

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  • Cassie shrank back against the rocks, hoping the Indians wouldn't look up.

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  • "Soon as I can get away," I answered, hoping I wasn't stammering.

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  • Shucks. I was hoping it was back to business as usual.

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  • The old woman, lowering her eyes but casting side glances at the newcomers, had turned her cup upside down and placed a nibbled bit of sugar beside it, and sat quietly in her armchair, though hoping to be offered another cup of tea.

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  • She turned her back to him, hoping he.d fly off in his pterodactyl form or disappear into the depths of the forest as a jaguar.

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  • She sagged against a counter, hoping he believed her.

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  • One officer told Rostov that he had seen someone from headquarters behind the village to the left, and thither Rostov rode, not hoping to find anyone but merely to ease his conscience.

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  • In short, we retreat after the battle but send a courier to Petersburg with news of a victory, and General Bennigsen, hoping to receive from Petersburg the post of commander in chief as a reward for his victory, does not give up the command of the army to General Buxhowden.

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  • She gently worked her nightgown out from under him, hoping all the while that he wouldn't wake.

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  • "I'm calling as a representative of the person whose identity you're seeking," I said, hoping the nervousness I felt wasn't as clear as it sounded to me.

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  • Deidre braced herself, hoping not to feel the warm energy of his magic.

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  • She found herself stopping, hoping.

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  • Katie stood in the back doorway to the castle, hoping Rhyn returned soon.

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  • Again she found herself hoping Gabriel took her soon.

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  • He seemed to have forgotten about her, and Katie stood unsteadily, hoping he.d brought them to the Sanctuary—and safety.

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  • She tugged the top of the kitchen table to block the doorway, hoping it would keep the creature in the kitchen.

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  • Dean's offer to help was dismissed as he looked up and down the street hoping no neighbors were witnessing the growing pile of ample sized clothes.

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  • He did the dishes as well, hoping for an early reprieve from her justified anger.

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  • When he finished the chores, he swallowed three aspirins and went outside to shovel the accumulating snow, hoping further activity might dissipate the anger he felt, not only at Shipton, but at himself for losing it in so public and childish manner.

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  • The big problem would be hoping no one remembered seeing you.

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  • He cleaned the kitchen, dusted the entire downstairs and, as the weather remained mild, even washed the first floor windows, hoping when and if Cynthia saw them it would not be in the sun.

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  • Dean said nothing, hoping the subject would die a natural death.

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  • Dean jogged up the hill to ice park, hoping to find Penny and Mick, and perhaps Donald Ryland, before confronting Jerome Shipton.

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  • Dean did the same, hoping its eighteen inch girth was sufficient to secure the two damn fools who were testing it as their sole mooring against the natural forces of nature.

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  • She waited, hoping for more.

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  • He had been hoping Sarah would be unsuccessful.

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  • Sam, please focus There are some weird things going on with us and I'm hoping you can help make some sense of them.

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  • He began drinking the scotch fast, hoping to find some reprieve.

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  • He didn't leave a single detail out, hoping she would understand how obvious it was that she would not hurt him.

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  • I think he's hoping Sarah will turn him someday.

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  • He returned her gaze, hoping she would back off, but she continued to blatantly stare, then finally dropped the mask.

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  • No, I'm hoping you can arrange a meeting for me with Elisabeth's mother.

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  • He caught her attention hoping she would see his concern.

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  • The other three looked at each other hoping someone would take the lead.

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  • She eagerly latched on to his comment, hoping to divert her own mind to something less disturbing.

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  • I was hoping to see some snow, but this is fantastic.

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  • So you were hoping it would snow, were you?

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  • She thought of Jack, hoping he was still safe with Mrs. Watson but not optimistic he was.

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  • She quelled her sense of panic, instead moving as far from them as possible to the kitchen and hoping they didn't notice her.

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  • His head hurt from the shock of the baton, and he couldn't help hoping she was a better shot than she was figuring out the baton.

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  • She felt like a flower next to a tree and stared, hoping Elise didn't take his offer seriously.

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  • Lana froze, hoping they didn't notice the lone figures in the middle of the field.

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  • She set it to connect with the fed's central computer system just before dawn, hoping to draw attention away from the town of Randolph while giving her a head start.

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  • At that moment, Kris couldn't help resenting both Rhyn and Death or hoping Death's visit to Rhyn hadn't been her way of showing support for Andre's successor.

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  • "Lilith, Jade, I'm just hoping Hannah isn't among them," Kiki said.

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  • Helpless until the trees finished flinging them around, Katie struggled to grab the branches, so she didn't end up like Deidre.  Finally, a branch wrapped around her and pulled her through the canopy, dumping her at the edge of the jungle.  Toby landed with a grunt beside her, and she lay still to catch her breath, still hoping Deidre reappeared.

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  • Katie tore her eyes away from Gabe to follow where Toby was pointing, hoping to see Rhyn.  It wasn't Rhyn or anyone else she expected to see, and she gasped.

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  • The convent members who managed the Sanctuary had replaced the wall Rhyn knocked down with a row of brown tents that matched their dresses.  Rhyn eased between two of them, aware of Kiki's fading pulse.  He set his brother down on the ground and looked around wildly, hoping they hadn't sent Katie's Ancient Healer, Lankha, home to the underworld.

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  • It led to the last apocalyptic age that predated my predecessor here.  It was not a good time, Rhyn.  I'm hoping I can calm the waters down.

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  • I smiled and looked from Ivy to Lara and back again, hoping that maybe this time would be different.

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  • Dean shrugged his shoulders and perused the reports, hoping the young man would take a hint and leave.

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  • "I was hoping we'd get that caper soon as I read it in the paper," Fred said as he reached for a pad and pencil to take notes.

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  • Never mind he spent three years constantly riding the bench, hoping against hope for a miracle, as he practiced, cheered and hustled with unbridled enthusiasm.

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  • I was kind of hoping he did, after I heard.

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  • Dean added, "Maybe you're just hoping someone will fall down the front steps of the church and break their neck so you can be Johnny-on-the-spot."

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  • Dean glanced at his watch and threaded his way through the crowd to the bar, hoping Cynthia had not given up.

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  • "Ethel is a survivor, that's for sure," Dean commented, hoping Ethel wasn't cleaning her gun.

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  • She fed the horses, hoping Alex would like the perfume she wore better than the horses did.

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  • As for Josh, he's still hoping you'll change your mind.

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  • Alex had written the Game and Fish Commissions in several western states, hoping for a chance at a mountain goat or sheep.

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  • He couldn't help hoping he saw this strange, new mortal world again, and the rumors spreading throughout the ranks of guardsmen were just that—rumors.

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  • Where I took on this assignment, hoping you'd retain the part of you that makes you human?

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  • I was hoping you knew.

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  • Jessi stepped aside to let Xander deal with the gorgeous woman, hoping Toni made him as uncomfortable as he did her upstairs.

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  • She ascended the stairwell, unwilling to beg for her job back and hoping Xander didn't make her.

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  • It was too risky hoping she'd have a second chance with him.

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  • Anyway, he expired two days later in the guardhouse of the citadel of St Petersburg, two days after the senate had condemned him to death for imagining rebellion against his father, and for hoping for the co-operation of the common people and the armed intervention of his brother-in-law, the emperor.

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  • Saul's daughter Michal loved him; and her father, whose jealousy continued to increase, resolved to put the young captain on a perilous enterprise, promising him the hand of Michal as a reward of success, but secretly hoping that he would perish in the attempt.

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  • He first sent Mme de Nehra to Paris to make peace with the authorities, and then returned himself, hoping to get employment through an old literary collaborateur of his, Durival, who was at this time director of the finances of the department of foreign affairs.

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  • Hoping to punish Moore for his boldness, Napoleon struck quickly north at Astorga, but found that he was too late to catch his foe.

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  • The crusading princes were well enough aware of the gulf which divided the caliph of Cairo from the Sunnite princes of Syria; and they sought by envoys to put themselves into connexion with him, hoping by his aid to gain Jerusalem (which was then ruled for the Turks by Sokman, the son of the amir Ortok).

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  • No basis for the Crusades was ever to be found in the Latin empire of the East; and Innocent, after vainly hoping for the new Crusade which was to emerge from Constantinople, was by 1208 compelled to return to the old idea of a Crusade proceeding simply and immediately from the West to the East.

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  • About 1220 James of Vitry was already hoping that 4000 knights would, with the assistance of the Mongols, recover Jerusalem; but it is in 1245 that the first definite sign of an alliance with the Mongols appears.

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  • Both the king of England and the king of France confirmed and added to the privileges of the towns and the district, each thus hoping to attach the inhabitants to his own interest.

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  • Hoping to gain active support from the Vatican, Ostojic renounced Bogomilism, and persecuted his former co-religionists, until the menace of an insurrection forced him to grant an amnesty.

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  • on the 17th, hoping to find Berthier, but the latter was at Augsburg.

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  • This left the direct road to Vienna open, and Napoleon, hoping to find peace in the enemy's capital, pushed the whole of his army down the right bank, and with Murat's cavalry entered the city on the 12th of May, after somewhat severe resistance lasting three days.

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  • Aristodemus offered his own daughter, and when her lover, hoping to save her life, declared that she was no longer a maiden, he slew her with his own hand to prove the assertion false.

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  • He had gone to Pretoria hoping that the Transvaal volksraad would accept Carnarvon's federation scheme; but the federation proposals were rejected by the raad.

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  • Alfred Milner to meet President Kruger at Bloemfontein, hoping to be able to exert pressure on both parties and to arrange a settlement as favourable as possible to Bioem- the Transvaal.

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  • They possessed some arms, but the supply was insufficient, and the leaders were hoping for a French invasion to make good the deficiency and to give support to a popular uprising.

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  • At that time the Transvaal government - which had been the first to reap the benefit of Great Britain's defeat of the Zulu by acquiring the " New Republic " - was endeavouring to obtain the territories of Zambaan and Umtegiza, hoping also to secure a route through Tongaland to Kosi Bay.

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  • Realizing the urgent need of gaining ground before the enemy was gathered in full strength, and hoping to win the heights beyond Krithia and Achi Baba, Sir I.

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  • About this time, inspired by a heavenly voice (which he pretends to have heard in a dream), he abjured all the luxuries of life, and resolved upon a pilgrimage to the holy shrines of Mecca and Medina, hoping to find there the solution of all his religious doubts.

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  • On his arrival at Hofuf, Sadlier found that Ibrahim had already left Deraiya, but still hoping to intercept him before quitting Nejd, he followed up the retreating Egyptians through Yemama, and Wushm to Ras in Kasim, where he caught up the main body of Ibrahim's army, though the pasha himself had gone on to Medina.

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  • After some hesitation the latter obeyed, hoping by his influence to rally all the Piagnoni to the rescue.

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  • So Comte remained in Paris, living as he best could on something less than 80 a year, and hoping, when he took the trouble to break his meditations upon greater things by hopes about himself, that he might by and by obtain an appointment as mathematical master in a school.

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  • Gladstone, in defending the government against Roebuck, rebuked in dignified and significant terms the conduct of men who, " hoping to escape from punishment, ran away from duty."

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  • After the defeat of the French by the Austro-Russian armies during Bonaparte's absence in Egypt, Charles Emmanuel landed at Leghorn, hoping to regain his kingdom; but Napoleon returned, and by his brilliant victory at Marengo he reaffirmed his position in Italy.

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  • In 381 Meletius died, and Pope Damasus interfered in the dispute at Antioch, hoping to end it.

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  • He boldly attacked the van, hoping to cripple it before it could be helped by the centre and rear.

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  • But the fruits of the victory were less than they would have been if it had been properly followed up. The British fleet withdrew to its own coast and within a month De Ruyter was at sea again, hoping to effect a junction with a French squadron.

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  • It is probable therefore that Charles either considered the coronation premature, as he was hoping to obtain the assent of the eastern empire to this step, or that, from fear of evils which he foresaw from the claim of the pope to crown the emperor, he wished to crown himself.

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  • Franklin sailed again for America in August 1762, hoping to be able to settle down in quiet and devote the remainder of his life to experiments in physics.

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  • In April Lugard, hoping to achieve better results away from the capital, led the combined factions against the Mahommedans, then raiding the frontier, whom he defeated.

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  • Hoping to re-establish his position and crush Caracciolo, Sforza favoured the pretensions of Louis III.

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  • A properly understood worship of gods and demons is quite compatible with a purified monotheism, and they might as well give up the mad idea of winning the authorities over to their faith, or of hoping to attain anything like universal agreement on divine things.

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  • Still hoping to regain his former position, he took advantage of a league against Henry VI.

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  • He began his campaign by cancelling McClellan's operation, and, his own plan being to strike at Richmond from Fredericksburg, he moved the now augmented army to Falmouth opposite that place, hoping to surprise the crossing of the Rappahannock.

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  • Carlos Buell, in command of the Federal Army of the Ohio stationed there, and entering Kentucky in August 1862 proceeded slowly toward Louisville, hoping to win the state to the Confederate cause and gain recruits for the Confederacy in the state.

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  • In April 1792 he went to Paris, with introductions to Petion and the leading Girondists, hoping.

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  • Its leaders tried to make the revolt continental, and invaded Canada, hoping that the French would join them.

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  • But my counsel is that we fall not to the lowest fare first: we will not, therefore, descend to Oxford fare, nor to the fare of New Inn, but we will begin with Lincoln's Inn diet, where many right worshipful men of great account and good years do live full well; which if we find ourselves the first year not able to maintain, then we will in the next year come down to Oxford fare, where many great learned and ancient fathers and doctors are continually conversant; while if our purses stretch not to maintain neither, then may we after, with bag and wallet, go a-begging together, hoping that for pity some good folks will give us their charity."

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  • pupil Auxentius describes how, "in the name of God," he set out upon his way, hoping to prevent the teaching of these new heretics from reaching "the churches of Christ by Christ committed to his charge."

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  • Since Ferhan's death the Porte has favoured one after another of his many sons, hoping to keep the South Shammar disunited, especially as they are more than the others.

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  • The old man, for he was now seventy, remained in prison for eighteen months, when the government, vainly hoping to win his influence to their side, remitted the fine and released him.

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  • But Waldeck, hoping to profit by this momentary success, sent a portion of his right wing towards St Amand, where it merely shared the fate of his left, and the day was decided.

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  • John of Gaunt refused, hoping for greater success with the help of the king of Portugal, who now married the duke's eldest daughter Philippa.

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  • He was still dealing with this matter and hoping to gain support for it from the diet of Regen.sburg when he died (October 1576).

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  • At the close of 1755 his offer of an alliance War, was acceded to; and in the following year, hoping ~ by vigorously taking the initiative to prevent his enemies from united action, he invaded Saxony, and began the Seven Years War (q.v.), the result of which was to confirm Prussia in the possession of Silesia.

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  • The Conservatives, hoping to win votes, even adopted an antiSemite clause in their programme.

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  • The general Jafar, hoping to deal with this enemy independently of Jauhar, met the Carmathians without waiting for reinforcements from Egypt, and fell in battle, his army being defeated.

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  • Equatoria.In the Equatorial Province, which extended from the Albert Nyanza to Lado, Emin Bey, who had a force of 1300 Egyptian troops and 3000 irregulars, distributed aniong many stations, held out, hoping for reinforcdments.

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  • He himself, with Grey and a few others, fled over the Mendip Hills to the New Forest, hoping to reach the coast and escape by sea.

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  • In 1592 a Turkish army invaded Croatia, hoping to capture Zengg, but it was routed and dispersed in the following year.

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  • His father, the god Ares-Hippius, gave him winged horses swift as the wind, and Oenomaiis promised his daughter to the man who could outstrip him in the chariot race, hoping thus to prevent her marriage altogether.

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  • In 1648, after the royalist defeat at Winwick by Cromwell, part of the royal forces under General Baillie rallied at Warrington, hoping to effect the passage of the bridge, but failed, and the general with 4000 men capitulated.

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  • He devoted himself to the study of philosophy, hoping to regenerate the Italian people by withdrawing them from romanticism and rhetoric, and turning their attention to the positive sciences.

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  • After the battle of Pharsalus he joined his father in abusing his uncle as responsible for the condition of affairs, hoping thereby to obtain pardon from Caesar.

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  • All the Omayyad princes were invited to the wedding, Merwan hoping still to conciliate them.

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  • Nasr received him with the greatest honour, hoping to get his aid against Kirmani, but IIarith, to whom 3000 men of his tribe, the Tamim, had gone over, demanded Nasr's abdication and tried to make himself master of Merv.

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  • In 858 Motawakkil, hoping to escape from the arrogant patronage of Wasif, who had taken the place of Itakh as head of the Turkish guard, transferred his residence to Damascus.

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  • He drafted a Tariff Bill giving certain notable advantages to nations with which the United States had commercial treaties, hoping to force Great Britain into a similar treaty; but his policy of discrimination against England was rejected by Congress.

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  • Ferdinand, son of Sancho I., king of Portugal, owed his county to Philip, who, hoping to find him a docile protege, had married him to Jeanne, heiress of Flanders, daughter of Count Baldwin IX., who became emperor of the East, using the weak Philip of Namur, her guardian, to accomplish that end.

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  • He stayed for some time in Russia, hoping that his claim against England would be taken up by the Russians; but when that expectation proved futile he proceeded to Paris, where he lived for the rest of his life on the pension allowed him by the Indian government.

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  • Catesby, however, after some hesitation, finding from Fawkes that nothing had been touched in the cellar, and prevailed upon by Percy, determined to stand firm, hoping that the government had put no credence in Monteagle's letter, and Fawkes returned to the cellar to keep guard as before.

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  • He withdrew, though very unwillingly and slowly, hoping that a change would come over the marquis and his counsellors, and a message of recall be sent to him.

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  • sent messages urgently desiring that Leonardo should await his own arrival in Milan, having seen a small Madonna by him in France (probably that painted for Robertet) and hoping to obtain from him works of the same class and perhaps a portrait.

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  • They, nevertheless, after some hesitation, hoping that the government would despise the warning, determined to proceed with their plans, and were encouraged in their resolution by Fawkes, who visited the cellar on the 30th and reported that nothing had been moved or touched.

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  • After some delay, and with manifest reluctance, the Scots complied; their hand was forced by the fact that most of the claimants to the crown had hastened to make the acknowledgment, each hoping thereby to prejudice the English king in his own favor.

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  • But such a large number of his troops perished in the trenches by a pestilential disorder, that he found himself too weak to march on Paris, and took his way to Calais across Picardy, hoping, as it seems, to lure the French to battle by exposing his small army to attack.

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  • Fox still held to his old opinions as stoutly as he could, and condemned and opposed the war which England had declared against the French republic. Burke, who was profoundly incapable of the meanness of letting personal estrangement blind his eyes to what was best for the commonwealth, kept hoping against hope that each new trait of excess in France would at length bring the great Whig leader to a better mind.

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  • Anxious to blot out all memory of the bitter past, he forbade the use of the word "Borders," hoping that the designation "Middle Shires" might take its place.

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  • With a little band of fifty-six followers he attempted to provoke a rising of the 42nd regiment of the line at Boulogne, hoping afterwards to draw General Magnan to Lille and march upon Paris.

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  • should succeed him, refused to make a similar arrangement with Conrad; many of the Italians were hoping to obtain a king from France; and some German princes, including Conrad the younger, and the king's step-son Ernest II., duke of Swabia, showed signs of revolt.

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  • In the summer of 1893, an emissary was captured near Mush, and the governor, hoping to secure others, ordered the Kurdish Irregular Horse to raid the mountain district.

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  • A serious complication was that the attitude of the Bavarian Government was supported by the Prussian reactionaries, several of whom, like Ludendorff, had taken up their residence in Bavaria and were hoping to make it the centre of an anti-Republican or Royalist movement for the whole of Germany.

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  • Lisa insisted, still hoping to get a different answer.

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  • "I'm calling as a representative of the person whose identity you're seeking," I said, hoping the nervousness I felt wasn't as clear as it sounded to me.

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  • "Soon as I can get away," I answered, hoping I wasn't stammering.

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  • Feeling I'd have better luck searching for notes, I began to rummage through Quinn's files, hoping to find some sort of basic directions.

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  • Dusty responded with a curt nod, hoping the Grey God was right.

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  • I'm hoping whatever happened here in Florida didn't permanently damage our power.

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  • "I can't tell if they have faith we'll figure this out, or if they're secretly hoping we don't," Damian admitted.

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  • I know, Darian! she replied, hoping the man in her head didn't distract her.

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  • With an anxious look around to make sure no one was watching, Deidre peeked into the open door, hoping it led to a McDonalds or some other place with food.

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  • Deidre braced herself, hoping not to feel the warm energy of his magic.

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  • Dean was hoping to at least finish his salsa before having to stop Fred from dashing up the mountain to single-handedly solve the caper.

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  • On her way down the hall, she paused at Martha's room and peeked in, as if hoping some memory of the child remained.

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  • The couple was hoping to get on the road ahead of one or more of the feuding Dawkinses, who might be moseying to the same destination.

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  • Dean was hoping to find it or at least telltale signs that a body had decomposed on this spot, but no such evidence was apparent.

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  • I was hoping to pry the name of the gold-digger out of him!

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  • Cynthia Dean, in hoping for further confirmation that the bones had been switched, tried to contact the parents of Caleb Jones, Martha's friend who was with her in the mine.

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  • It was like fishing in a bath tub and hoping for a bite.

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  • With a look around, she started down a new direction, hoping it emptied out somewhere that didn't creep her out so much.

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  • "How?" he asked, hoping this wasn't secret knowledge she hadn't shared with him.

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  • I'm holding my breath, hoping none of that shit comes back to bite me, he continued.

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  • He walked back to the fortress, hoping the cold night air cleared his mind.

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  • "It handles well and gets good gas mileage," she answered, hoping Alex would be out soon.

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  • The next morning she came in earlier, hoping to catch the man before he left.

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  • Wobbling after the alcohol, she crossed the dining hall, hoping to find a way back to reality.

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  • He'll be safe this way, she told herself again, hoping that was the case.

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  • "I'm kinda hoping I don't right now," she said.

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  • I was hoping you'd be gone.

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  • She cringed as he disappeared into Toby.s room, hoping Rhyn didn.t waken him.

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  • She turned her back to him, hoping he.d fly off in his pterodactyl form or disappear into the depths of the forest as a jaguar.

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  • Hoping they.d fix his Rhyn problem for him, he entered the castle and headed straight to the office of his personal secretary.

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  • Jade waited, hoping Sasha.s desire to return to Hell or take out Kris overwhelmed any suspicion he had.

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  • The demons are planning something, Kris, and hoping someone comes to your rescue is stupid, he returned.

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  • She found herself hoping Gabriel made it here before Rhyn did.

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  • She sagged against a counter, hoping he believed her.

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  • She heard no signs of the demon pursing but trotted down the stairs, hoping to find another way into the dungeons where the Immortal warriors lived.

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  • Katie stood in the back doorway to the castle, hoping Rhyn returned soon.

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  • Again she found herself hoping Gabriel took her soon.

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  • He seemed to have forgotten about her, and Katie stood unsteadily, hoping he.d brought them to the Sanctuary—and safety.

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  • She tugged the top of the kitchen table to block the doorway, hoping it would keep the creature in the kitchen.

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  • Dean was hoping his wife would refrain from expressing her concerns about the woman, but no such luck.

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  • Dean's offer to help was dismissed as he looked up and down the street hoping no neighbors were witnessing the growing pile of ample sized clothes.

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  • He did the dishes as well, hoping for an early reprieve from her justified anger.

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  • When he finished the chores, he swallowed three aspirins and went outside to shovel the accumulating snow, hoping further activity might dissipate the anger he felt, not only at Shipton, but at himself for losing it in so public and childish manner.

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  • He cleaned the kitchen, dusted the entire downstairs and, as the weather remained mild, even washed the first floor windows, hoping when and if Cynthia saw them it would not be in the sun.

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  • Dean said nothing, hoping the subject would die a natural death.

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  • Dean jogged up the hill to ice park, hoping to find Penny and Mick, and perhaps Donald Ryland, before confronting Jerome Shipton.

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  • Dean did the same, hoping its eighteen inch girth was sufficient to secure the two damn fools who were testing it as their sole mooring against the natural forces of nature.

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  • She waited, hoping for more.

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  • He had been hoping Sarah would be unsuccessful.

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  • He began drinking the scotch fast, hoping to find some reprieve.

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  • He didn't leave a single detail out, hoping she would understand how obvious it was that she would not hurt him.

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  • I think he's hoping Sarah will turn him someday.

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  • He returned her gaze, hoping she would back off, but she continued to blatantly stare, then finally dropped the mask.

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  • No, I'm hoping you can arrange a meeting for me with Elisabeth's mother.

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  • He caught her attention hoping she would see his concern.

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  • The other three looked at each other hoping someone would take the lead.

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  • She eagerly latched on to his comment, hoping to divert her own mind to something less disturbing.

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  • I was hoping to see some snow, but this is fantastic.

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  • So you were hoping it would snow, were you?

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  • She thought of Jack, hoping he was still safe with Mrs. Watson but not optimistic he was.

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  • She quelled her sense of panic, instead moving as far from them as possible to the kitchen and hoping they didn't notice her.

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  • His head hurt from the shock of the baton, and he couldn't help hoping she was a better shot than she was figuring out the baton.

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  • She felt like a flower next to a tree and stared, hoping Elise didn't take his offer seriously.

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  • Lana froze, hoping they didn't notice the lone figures in the middle of the field.

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  • She set it to connect with the fed's central computer system just before dawn, hoping to draw attention away from the town of Randolph while giving her a head start.

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  • Toby had said before they left the Sanctuary.  Rhyn unscrewed the lid of the full bottle, recognizing the scent of Katie's blood at once.  It made his body roar to life, and he realized just how hungry he was.  He'd foregone food after her death, hoping to starve himself.

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  • At that moment, Kris couldn't help resenting both Rhyn and Death or hoping Death's visit to Rhyn hadn't been her way of showing support for Andre's successor.

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  • "Lilith, Jade, I'm just hoping Hannah isn't among them," Kiki said.

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  • Helpless until the trees finished flinging them around, Katie struggled to grab the branches, so she didn't end up like Deidre.  Finally, a branch wrapped around her and pulled her through the canopy, dumping her at the edge of the jungle.  Toby landed with a grunt beside her, and she lay still to catch her breath, still hoping Deidre reappeared.

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  • Katie tore her eyes away from Gabe to follow where Toby was pointing, hoping to see Rhyn.  It wasn't Rhyn or anyone else she expected to see, and she gasped.

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  • The convent members who managed the Sanctuary had replaced the wall Rhyn knocked down with a row of brown tents that matched their dresses.  Rhyn eased between two of them, aware of Kiki's fading pulse.  He set his brother down on the ground and looked around wildly, hoping they hadn't sent Katie's Ancient Healer, Lankha, home to the underworld.

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  • It led to the last apocalyptic age that predated my predecessor here.  It was not a good time, Rhyn.  I'm hoping I can calm the waters down.

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  • I smiled and looked from Ivy to Lara and back again, hoping that maybe this time would be different.

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  • Dean shrugged his shoulders and perused the reports, hoping the young man would take a hint and leave.

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  • "I was hoping we'd get that caper soon as I read it in the paper," Fred said as he reached for a pad and pencil to take notes.

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  • Never mind he spent three years constantly riding the bench, hoping against hope for a miracle, as he practiced, cheered and hustled with unbridled enthusiasm.

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  • I was kind of hoping he did, after I heard.

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  • Dean added, "Maybe you're just hoping someone will fall down the front steps of the church and break their neck so you can be Johnny-on-the-spot."

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  • Dean glanced at his watch and threaded his way through the crowd to the bar, hoping Cynthia had not given up.

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  • "Ethel is a survivor, that's for sure," Dean commented, hoping Ethel wasn't cleaning her gun.

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  • She fed the horses, hoping Alex would like the perfume she wore better than the horses did.

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  • As for Josh, he's still hoping you'll change your mind.

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  • Alex had written the Game and Fish Commissions in several western states, hoping for a chance at a mountain goat or sheep.

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  • He couldn't help hoping he saw this strange, new mortal world again, and the rumors spreading throughout the ranks of guardsmen were just that—rumors.

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  • Jenn released her magic, hoping he was still vulnerable to it.

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  • Where I took on this assignment, hoping you'd retain the part of you that makes you human?

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  • As her body flew over it, she saw the snake's fangs sink into Ed's upper leg – and then she was tumbling down the hill, grabbing at anything available and hoping it wasn't a snake.

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  • I was hoping you knew.

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  • Jessi stepped aside to let Xander deal with the gorgeous woman, hoping Toni made him as uncomfortable as he did her upstairs.

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  • She ascended the stairwell, unwilling to beg for her job back and hoping Xander didn't make her.

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  • It was too risky hoping she'd have a second chance with him.

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  • She's also hoping to deflect accusations of profligacy.

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  • The research team includes an acoustician who is hoping to study any remains of Farinelli's vocal chords and larynx.

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  • am hoping to be able to do my sponsorship justice with some very good results this year.

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  • Under similar circumstances only people like the Spanish anarchists or POUMists would have waited passively, hoping for a happy outcome.

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  • Don't mess around hoping a badly sprained ankle will get better in the middle of winter.

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  • We are hoping to produce automated annotations that in style are between these 2 extremes.

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  • rich aristocrats paid engineers to explore on their estates, digging deep shafts, hoping to hit coal.

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  • I was merely on assignment, hoping to find out what an Indian ashram would be like.

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  • This year he's hoping to start work on a new biopic about the Thin Lizzy front man, Phil Lynott.

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  • OEMs had been hoping a Fall launch, with its accompanying marketing blitz, would boost retail sales of consumer PCs.

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  • They are hoping livers grown from cord blood stem cells could be used to transfuse and cleanse the infected blood.

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  • We're hoping to move to expand into new premises at a local boatyard soon, " says Jim.

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  • And we'll even throw a few indoor boomerangs - hoping not to break any windows!

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  • bronze medal in the boys under 13 race but he was hoping to do better.

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  • Just about getting settled down had a very busy week hoping to hear from you soon love to all from all your sister Belle.

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  • cackled maniacally to himself hoping that, at last, two billion readers of his books would be enough for him.

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  • His friend carl pace yourself i'd been hoping.

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  • I'm hoping to build a website/forum for a gaming clan that I will be a part of.

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  • We cannot have pharmacists who act like this. ' ' Top of page DoH hoping for judicial review to settle clothier?

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  • I'm rather hoping to have someone who has the slightest clue.

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  • Here's hoping many more fruitful and funded years of research on spatial cognition can answer some of them.

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  • col expedition are hoping to summit on Monday 30 May.

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  • The chief constable is hoping to form a crack Police Cycling Corps.

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  • The results could spell bad news for small businesses hoping to beat big corporates with a winning web presence.

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  • The world number two will be hoping for a similar outcome this Sunday to that enjoyed by his illustrious countryman over fifty years ago.

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  • They go along hoping to catch it but I think it's too crafty.

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  • croon about how clean and semantic the HTML is, hoping the visitor doesn't wander over to look at the CSS.

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  • The pair will play Cupid to a host of sexy celebs hoping to find love on the holiday of a lifetime.

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  • We are hoping to show a diagram showing the typical sites where jaw cysts form in the syndrome.

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  • But, just when the crowd was hoping for total degeneracy, Louise pulled herself together and finished.

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  • I'm hoping to become a succesful stylist and costume designer.

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  • I'm writing u dis bcoz I'm hoping on hope dat u'll love life and live it 2 d fullest.

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  • Head office is hoping that branches will play a very active part by distributing cards, setting up petition stalls and collecting signatures door-to-door.

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  • It was almost as tho the plan was to stage a provocation, hoping to have one of the gang physically ejected.

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  • Among those hoping for a higher bid is a government deeply embarrassed by the deal.

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  • The Laser pod is hoping to recreate the same excitement, but this time for the 21st Century.

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  • He is hoping that the electric fence they are erecting will keep the foxes at bay.

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  • But she too regarded monogamy as the natural state of grace, while hoping that even flighty ladies might attain it.

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  • They all get turned away hoping to find a little old lady next door who will not be so forthright.

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  • With the release of new single ' Drowning ' they will be hoping to revive their recently flagging fortunes.

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  • It will also help to tackle the people smuggling gangs who exploit those hoping for a better life.

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  • Meanwhile, their rivals the Spanish headed west, hoping to reach India by circumnavigating the globe.

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  • He couldn't hang around the corridor hoping to catch a glimpse of her like some rock star groupie.

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  • hag in the closet is a snake handler hoping Theresa's poison will supply a serum.

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  • hopeke you, I'm hoping to hear from others who are interested in making our local roads less hostile to people on bikes.

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  • hopeey are hoping to raise the fund to £ 6000 whilst sharing the positive stories from the young people.

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  • hopeey are hoping to raise the fund to £ 6000 whilst sharing the positive stories from the young people.

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  • hyperspace jump, hoping to find a new trade route and earn their fortunes.

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  • Where these circumstances apply, existing owners will normally refuse to sell whilst hoping for circumstances to change, thereby inhibiting timely regeneration.

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  • She is now hoping they will admit full liability for what has happened to her.

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  • longing for justice leaves us hoping for mercy.

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  • Anne is also hoping to have a go at the mini marathon next year.

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  • Transfer rush for Sturrock Mon 30 Jan Paul Sturrock is hoping to add another midfielder before the transfer window slams shut tomorrow.

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  • Very few indeed actually earned the millions they were hoping for.

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  • I am also hoping to give you full results and a write up as soon as I get a mo (next July?

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  • I'm hoping Kate doesn't want to slap me. Eminem mercilessly mocks Madonna in his new video.

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  • Sir Arthur had spent many a long weekend with his friend at Bridewell, hoping to relieve the monotony of city life.

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  • I'm hoping to find a residential mooring in Cork Harbor.

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  • They do not use sight or smell - just move up the plant hoping to bump into a tasty morsel.

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  • Credit reference agency explodes more lending myths Credit reference agency Experian is hoping to demystify the many myths surrounding credit.. .

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  • We started before dawn, up one of the paths opposite the hotel, hoping to find a nightjar.

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  • I'm hoping for a bit more pep once I reach the 600 mile mark.

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  • A couple of months ago, the Blyths were approached by a local chef hoping to sell home-made pesto.

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  • I was hoping for my next family, diving petrels, from this ferry!

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  • planter class, hoping to precipitate a general rebellion throughout the island.

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  • All summer long, Burnley's supporters held their breath, hoping for a veritable plethora of signings.

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  • But the former television presenter is hoping to carve out a new role as a serious actor, he tells Steve Pratt.

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  • I'm hoping for a cracking time... Yeah go on, groan, it's a terrible pun... .

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  • Scottish care charity quarriers, is hoping to do something about it.

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  • We're hoping to re-open in August, but we'll never recoup our losses.

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  • And when CS2 comes out, I'm hoping they don't just rehash the same game with a better engine, ala UT2003.

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  • We're hoping to get a remix done too.

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  • Here's hoping they aren't asked to perform a rousing pre-match rendition of Against All Odds.

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  • Napster is hoping the free service will drive up traffic to the site, which in turn will drive up ad revenues.

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  • Another rosary Group Mrs Myriam Tothill is hoping to form a small group to pray the Rosary on a regular basis in her home.

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  • Or hoping against hope that the best word possible would be something incredibly rude.

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  • sagging sales, she is hoping to generate controversy about an alleged quote from 1996!

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  • We are hoping to plant our native tree saplings in our school garden.

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  • seized power, hoping to apply their military skills to fixing the economy.

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  • settlers arrived in 1865, hoping to found a ' New Wales ' .

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  • They immediately went to the site and spent the next literally several days hoping to find survivors.

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  • shooting arrows into the dark, hoping for the occasional yelp when the odd dart finds its target.

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  • I'm just hoping I don't end up skint.

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  • Many on the loyal left were quietly hoping that the government would use a sleight of hand to deny MPs the chance to protest.

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  • Well Summer is almost here and after the cold and wet and sometimes snowy winter, here's hoping Summer is a good one.

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  • I was hoping that this advertisement was a hoax, perpetrated by someone against your company.

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  • High above us we can see a white speck, which I am hoping will be the rim of the volcano.

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  • I keep hoping the boys and S will use up some more beads so I can have a splurge.

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  • There is simply no point in dividing the spoils among a select few whilst hoping that a few billion onlookers will not notice.

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  • Don't mess around hoping a badly sprained ankle will get better in the middle of winter.

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  • Equally, how many people take up the violin hoping to achieve rock stardom.

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  • Now comes a new starlet hoping to tread a similar path.

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  • For 45 minutes we hung completely stationary in mid-water, hoping in vain for the shoal to come near.

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  • stormy nights sitting, hoping we get through the fights.

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  • LEADER: Jonah lay down in the midday sun, hoping to die.

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  • We are hoping Clipper don't levy a surcharge!

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  • Tree could not cut him in the street: he swept off his new top hat, hoping that the gesture might obviate conversation.

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  • They then tramped northwards through thick pine forests, hoping to jump on a boat to Sweden.

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  • transacting business online there is no lawyer lives in hoping to renew.

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  • This year the date has been set for Sunday July 14 and PC Carey is hoping for a bumper turnout.

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  • twiddle the dial on our internal radio hoping to latch onto something we can hear.

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  • Ive heard this therapy is very good & am hoping it will help me as i'm still pretty uptight.

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  • utility computing holds enormous appeal for potential service providers hoping to create the information technology equivalent of the electric industry.

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  • Hoping to beat your idea of a cascading waterfall.

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  • Voters, meanwhile, are hoping the upcoming presidential elections will spell an end to the economic downturn and their pension woes.

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  • word of mouthew names, tho, hoping to find the relatively quick, word-of-mouth driven success that Google has had.

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  • Anyway, he expired two days later in the guardhouse of the citadel of St Petersburg, two days after the senate had condemned him to death for imagining rebellion against his father, and for hoping for the co-operation of the common people and the armed intervention of his brother-in-law, the emperor.

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  • This refusal was twice repeated in September and October, the court hoping to obtain evidence sufficient to ensure his ruin.

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  • On the 16th, hoping probably to save herself by these means, she informed Cranmer of a certain supposed impediment to her marriage with the king - according to some accounts a previous marriage with Northumberland, though the latter solemnly and positively denied it - which was never disclosed, but which, having been considered by the archbishop and a committee of ecclesiastical lawyers, was pronounced, on the 17th, sufficient to invalidate her marriage.

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  • Saul's daughter Michal loved him; and her father, whose jealousy continued to increase, resolved to put the young captain on a perilous enterprise, promising him the hand of Michal as a reward of success, but secretly hoping that he would perish in the attempt.

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  • He first sent Mme de Nehra to Paris to make peace with the authorities, and then returned himself, hoping to get employment through an old literary collaborateur of his, Durival, who was at this time director of the finances of the department of foreign affairs.

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  • The young king, still hoping for Napoleon's favour, now responded to the suggestion, forwarded by Savary, that an interview with the emperor would clear up the situation.

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  • Hoping to punish Moore for his boldness, Napoleon struck quickly north at Astorga, but found that he was too late to catch his foe.

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  • The crusading princes were well enough aware of the gulf which divided the caliph of Cairo from the Sunnite princes of Syria; and they sought by envoys to put themselves into connexion with him, hoping by his aid to gain Jerusalem (which was then ruled for the Turks by Sokman, the son of the amir Ortok).

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  • Bohemund procured the election of Dagobert, the archbishop of Pisa, to the vacant patriarchate, disliking Arnulf, and perhaps hoping to find in the new patriarch a political supporter.

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  • No basis for the Crusades was ever to be found in the Latin empire of the East; and Innocent, after vainly hoping for the new Crusade which was to emerge from Constantinople, was by 1208 compelled to return to the old idea of a Crusade proceeding simply and immediately from the West to the East.

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  • About 1220 James of Vitry was already hoping that 4000 knights would, with the assistance of the Mongols, recover Jerusalem; but it is in 1245 that the first definite sign of an alliance with the Mongols appears.

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  • Both the king of England and the king of France confirmed and added to the privileges of the towns and the district, each thus hoping to attach the inhabitants to his own interest.

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  • Hoping to gain active support from the Vatican, Ostojic renounced Bogomilism, and persecuted his former co-religionists, until the menace of an insurrection forced him to grant an amnesty.

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  • Peace was arranged at Ragusa in 1842, and it was rumoured that Ali had concluded a secret alliance with Montenegro, hoping to shake off the suzerainty of the sultan, and to found an entirely independent kingdom.

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  • on the 17th, hoping to find Berthier, but the latter was at Augsburg.

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  • This left the direct road to Vienna open, and Napoleon, hoping to find peace in the enemy's capital, pushed the whole of his army down the right bank, and with Murat's cavalry entered the city on the 12th of May, after somewhat severe resistance lasting three days.

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  • Aristodemus offered his own daughter, and when her lover, hoping to save her life, declared that she was no longer a maiden, he slew her with his own hand to prove the assertion false.

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  • He had gone to Pretoria hoping that the Transvaal volksraad would accept Carnarvon's federation scheme; but the federation proposals were rejected by the raad.

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  • Alfred Milner to meet President Kruger at Bloemfontein, hoping to be able to exert pressure on both parties and to arrange a settlement as favourable as possible to Bioem- the Transvaal.

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  • They possessed some arms, but the supply was insufficient, and the leaders were hoping for a French invasion to make good the deficiency and to give support to a popular uprising.

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  • At that time the Transvaal government - which had been the first to reap the benefit of Great Britain's defeat of the Zulu by acquiring the " New Republic " - was endeavouring to obtain the territories of Zambaan and Umtegiza, hoping also to secure a route through Tongaland to Kosi Bay.

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  • Realizing the urgent need of gaining ground before the enemy was gathered in full strength, and hoping to win the heights beyond Krithia and Achi Baba, Sir I.

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  • About this time, inspired by a heavenly voice (which he pretends to have heard in a dream), he abjured all the luxuries of life, and resolved upon a pilgrimage to the holy shrines of Mecca and Medina, hoping to find there the solution of all his religious doubts.

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  • The leading spirit of this reform was Giano della Bella, a noble who by engaging in trade had become a popolano; the grandi now tried to make him unpopular with the popolani grassi, hoping that without him the Ordinamenti would not be executed, and opened negotiations with Pope Boniface VIII.

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  • On his arrival at Hofuf, Sadlier found that Ibrahim had already left Deraiya, but still hoping to intercept him before quitting Nejd, he followed up the retreating Egyptians through Yemama, and Wushm to Ras in Kasim, where he caught up the main body of Ibrahim's army, though the pasha himself had gone on to Medina.

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  • After some hesitation the latter obeyed, hoping by his influence to rally all the Piagnoni to the rescue.

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  • So Comte remained in Paris, living as he best could on something less than 80 a year, and hoping, when he took the trouble to break his meditations upon greater things by hopes about himself, that he might by and by obtain an appointment as mathematical master in a school.

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  • Gladstone, in defending the government against Roebuck, rebuked in dignified and significant terms the conduct of men who, " hoping to escape from punishment, ran away from duty."

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  • After the defeat of the French by the Austro-Russian armies during Bonaparte's absence in Egypt, Charles Emmanuel landed at Leghorn, hoping to regain his kingdom; but Napoleon returned, and by his brilliant victory at Marengo he reaffirmed his position in Italy.

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  • In 381 Meletius died, and Pope Damasus interfered in the dispute at Antioch, hoping to end it.

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  • He boldly attacked the van, hoping to cripple it before it could be helped by the centre and rear.

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  • But the fruits of the victory were less than they would have been if it had been properly followed up. The British fleet withdrew to its own coast and within a month De Ruyter was at sea again, hoping to effect a junction with a French squadron.

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  • This work Chillingworth engaged to answer, and Knott, hearing of his intention and hoping to bias the public mind, hastily brought out a pamphlet tending to show that Chillingworth was a Socinian who aimed at perverting not only Catholicism but Christianity.

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  • It is probable therefore that Charles either considered the coronation premature, as he was hoping to obtain the assent of the eastern empire to this step, or that, from fear of evils which he foresaw from the claim of the pope to crown the emperor, he wished to crown himself.

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  • Franklin sailed again for America in August 1762, hoping to be able to settle down in quiet and devote the remainder of his life to experiments in physics.

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  • In April Lugard, hoping to achieve better results away from the capital, led the combined factions against the Mahommedans, then raiding the frontier, whom he defeated.

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  • Hoping to re-establish his position and crush Caracciolo, Sforza favoured the pretensions of Louis III.

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  • A properly understood worship of gods and demons is quite compatible with a purified monotheism, and they might as well give up the mad idea of winning the authorities over to their faith, or of hoping to attain anything like universal agreement on divine things.

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  • Still hoping to regain his former position, he took advantage of a league against Henry VI.

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