Josh sentence example

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  • I think this is the Josh I'm asking about.
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  • No one could have been more private than Josh.
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  • Carmen had given Josh no encouragement.
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  • As with Josh, he had simply assumed a relationship.
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  • Other than an infatuation with Josh before she met Alex, there had been no one else.
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  • "If it was the same Josh, he left a good-paying job," Dean said.
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  • "According to the son, Josh had high grade samples," Dean answered.
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  • Do you know Josh's last name?
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  • After all, he had accused her of having an affair with Josh.
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  • Alex, Lori had a crush on Josh when they were kids.
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  • Josh just wanted to humiliate me by giving it to Carmen.
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  • It simply didn't make sense, and Josh was usually all about sense.
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  • She had endured a lot with Josh.
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  • Josh is all the help we need, and he's right down the road.
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  • Then again, you did have Josh.
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  • Like Josh would let me.
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  • Everyone teases him, you know - Josh and the goat lady.
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  • If you have any problems, call Josh.
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  • I seem to remember you moaning one time that Josh viewed you as nothing more than an arm ornament.
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  • Normally it was Josh who showered her with wisdom, and it was somehow unseemly for this newcomer to take up where Josh had left off.
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  • If the displeased look on his face was any indication, he must have heard Josh.
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  • Women like to be treated like ladies now and then, Josh.
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  • Lori always did have a way with Josh, even back when they were kids and she had a monstrous crush on him.
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  • Josh shook his head.
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  • "Josh," she cried frantically.
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  • Josh hit the floor with enough force to take the breath out of the average man.
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  • But Josh wasn't the average man.
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  • Losing Josh was like losing a brother.
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  • If I need any help, I can always depend on Josh.
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  • I want you to come to me all sweet and willing - without dragging Josh along.
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  • Josh's words crept through her mind like an icy wind.
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  • Josh had always been a good judge of character.
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  • Never had she seen Alex so hostile - not even with Josh.
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  • But your father didn't kiss me, and Josh didn't...
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  • I couldn't find nothing on Josh without a last name, but Ed Plotke was in the phone book for six years between 1956 and 1962.
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  • Or, sweet Edith wasn't so sweet and bashed Josh's head in and left him in the mine.
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  • Do you think this Josh character—the miner Fred found out about—might be her father?
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  • Did you do any more checking on Ed and Edith Plotke— the people from the 1961 newspaper—and missing Josh the miner?
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  • I might need a little of that as well, but mostly I'm trying to track down a guy named Josh who worked in mining in Ouray back in the 1960's.
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  • Dean pulled out the photocopies of the old newspaper ads requesting information on Josh published first by Edith Plotke and later by her father.
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  • I wonder if anyone answered his ad and he caught up with Josh.
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  • I wouldn't wanted to be in this Josh fellow's shorts when Ed Plotke caught up with him!
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  • Are you kin to Josh?
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  • But the Josh I knew wasn't any miner.
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  • They all left about the same time—Ed and his family and this Josh fella.
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  • I understand from Dawkins' son his old man was paying Josh pretty well to be his mine manager—up until August of 1961 when Josh disappeared.
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  • What makes you think it's the same Josh?
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  • He disappeared about the same time as the newspaper ad and his name was Josh.
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  • Josh salted that mine and strung along the owner just enough to get a salary out of him.
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  • Dawkins, Sr. had never hired another mine manager after Josh and never so much as mentioned the Lucky Pup after that time—to his sons or his wife.
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  • Josh did some work for her and lived there.
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  • Josh Mulligan—the bones finally had a name.
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  • One logical candidate was the offspring of Edith Plotke and Josh Mulligan: someone forty years old, perhaps a red head.
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  • Certainly he has no ties to Josh Mulligan of forty years ago, or the Dawkins, or the Lucky Pup mine.
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  • He's the illegitimate son of Josh 'Bones' Mulligan and he killed Billy Langstrom to shut him up!
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  • He also withheld the identity of Josh, Dawkins Sr.'s mine manager, and the fact that someone fired a gun at the mine.
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  • The remains of what was now universally presumed to be Josh Mulligan rested in an unnamed southern California landfill.
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  • Josh Mulligan was Paul's mine manager at the Lucky Pup.
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  • Josh and my mother were involved—she was Edith Plotke.
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  • Paul felt responsible for Josh's quick exit and when Ed talked about leaving Ouray with his family, Paul arranged for the Plotkes to come to California.
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  • I have letters from Josh Mulligan—letters he wrote my mom.
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  • I don't know whose bones were in the Lucky Pup Mine, but Josh Mulligan died in 1987 of cirrhosis of the liver from drinking too much.
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  • Before leaving, Jennifer Radisson explained that Josh had learned of Edith's new address in California—perhaps through some common friend—and had written his teenage sweetheart.
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  • If they don't belong to Josh Mulligan, they could be years older than the 1960's.
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  • We based that belief on Josh Mulligan's reports to Paul Dawkins.
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  • When he told Fred of Jennifer Radisson's revelation concerning Josh Mulligan, his stepfather's response was far more animated.
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  • He soon returned to announce that he was unable to confirm Josh Mulligan's death via the Internet social security death records.
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  • Now it was open season, as they had no idea of the skeleton's age—provided Jennifer Radisson's report of Josh Mulligan's later death was credible.
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  • "That's too long ago for the skeleton to be Josh Mulligan," Cynthia said.
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  • But then you were so convinced the bones belonged to that man Josh that I decided to let matters play out.
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  • If he'd met Carmen any later, she probably would have been married to Josh.
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  • Katie insisted she was going to be tall like Josh.
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  • Josh's mother and father lived on a farm within walking distance of Carmen and Alex – and from the farm where Lori and Josh lived when Josh died.
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  • Josh was gone now, and Lori didn't want anything to do with Destiny.
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  • Carmen had worked with Josh's parents to reserve both the money and the farm for Destiny.
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  • Until she was of age, Josh's sister, Alice, and her husband would live on the farm and maintain it.
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  • Josh would have wanted it that way – but what about Lori?
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  • You told me that, but Josh was interested in you, not Lori.
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  • So in her eyes, I took Josh and you from her – and now Destiny.
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  • He looked so much like Josh.
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  • Josh wasn't a vindictive person.
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  • Only two other people knew about that place – Josh and Alex.
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  • Josh was gone and Alex didn't want her going up there alone.
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  • As they passed Josh's house, she spied Lori's car.
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  • Carmen felt sorry for Lori because of the way Josh had treated her.
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  • Maybe Josh realized what she was like.
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  • She was with Josh then.
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  • Josh and his group lost those rogues in Canada.
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  • Besides, if the dairy went belly up, it would please Josh too much.
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  • Actually, Josh was more than she needed, and Katie was more than she could afford.
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  • Josh never had to deal with anything like that.
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  • The trouble is; Josh doesn't care what I want.
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  • If you're so displeased with Josh, why don't you shop around some?
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  • Anyway, none of the guys are interested - and if they were, Josh would see to it that they became uninterested.
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  • They figure Josh is tough competition - but do you really think Josh could scare them off if they knew you were interested?
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  • What's so terrible about Josh, anyway?
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  • It wasn't that she didn't want Josh.
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  • She and Josh had always known each other.
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  • Josh wasn't exactly the romantic type - nor was she.
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  • Josh wants to wear the pants, but he doesn't have much respect for a subservient woman.
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  • Josh didn't know about the horse ranch, and she wasn't about to tell him - not as long as he was holding the goats over her head like a club.
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  • "You know," she continued as she scooped grain into a stanchion, "it really galls me that Josh is always encouraging Lori with her work, but he never misses an opportunity to belittle mine.
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  • I'd be less than honest if I said the security Josh can offer wasn't tempting - that and the idea of having an instant family.
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  • His folks were there when I was born and they're like second parents to me, but I'm not going to marry Josh because I'm lonely and poor.
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  • So you've just described Josh.
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  • Josh is religious, but there aren't many men who would claim to understand women.
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  • Open enough to see that Josh would be a fine catch... for someone.
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  • No need to rout Josh out and make him drive 60 miles for nothing.
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  • Maybe it would be a good idea to run down to Josh's place and call the vet.
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  • Looking up into his face, it occurred to her that he was considerably shorter than Josh, and yet he didn't seem short.
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  • If he wasn't genuinely interested, he was going to be as bored as Josh was with the dairy.
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  • We've already invited Bill, Lori and Josh.
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  • It would be awkward enough talking to Josh, without having an audience.
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  • At the restaurant, Alex whipped the car in between Josh's gray truck and Lori's little red sports car.
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  • She lagged behind so he could open the restaurant door for them, but once inside he surrendered their care to Josh and Bill.
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  • "Come on," Josh said curtly to Carmen, and led her to the table with a stride she couldn't hope to match.
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  • Alex held a chair for Lori, and Josh glanced uncomfortably at Carmen, running a hand through unruly red hair as he spoke under his breath in a sarcastic tone.
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  • Alex glanced at Josh as he lowered himself to the chair beside Lori.
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  • Her tone was light, but Josh scowled at her.
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  • Certainly she was more independent, but hadn't Josh become more assertive?
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  • Knock it off, Josh.
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  • Josh shot a disgusted look at Alex.
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  • Lori wrinkled her nose at Josh.
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  • He was rewarded with an adoring smile from Katie and a chuckle from Josh.
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  • It was past nine when Alex and Josh paid their bills, and the faint sound of thunder met them at the door.
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  • I'm going to get Josh.
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  • Josh lifted her into his arms and started for the house.
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  • Josh turned his head sharply and snorted.
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  • "In the barn?" she asked innocently, and glanced up in time to see the poisonous look Josh was shooting at Alex.
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  • She tugged the hood back over her head and glanced at Josh.
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  • Josh had left childhood behind long ago and this little frolic in the snow probably looked anything but innocent to him.
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  • It was time to give Josh some kind of answer.
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  • It was unfair to string Josh along this way.
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  • Josh glanced up from his plate of sausage and eggs and reached over, pulling out a chair for her.
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  • She sipped her coffee, aware that Josh was watching her intently.
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  • Then she made a face at Josh and left the room.
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  • Josh was silent until they heard the front door close.
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  • Josh wasn't considering her obstacles.
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  • Josh Reynolds, you can march your jealous carcass right out that door and don't you come back until you can talk to me like I'm a reasonably intelligent and decent person.
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  • Josh released her and turned on Alex, who waited tensely in the kitchen doorway; hopelessly outmatched, but obviously determined.
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  • Even when Josh moved toward him with raised fists, Alex didn't falter.
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  • Josh swung, and Alex ducked.
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  • With lightning speed, Alex moved in close, jerking one of Josh's legs out from under him.
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  • Josh had the advantage of size, but Alex was faster.
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  • Alex feigned and then hooked Josh's leg again with the toe of his boot, sending Josh to the floor twice in as many minutes.
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  • Josh wasn't as fast to rise this time, and when he finally regained his footing, he shook his head.
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  • Alex watched him suspiciously when he lifted his hands in submission, but Josh moved around him and left the house.
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  • Josh was no stranger to a fistfight, and he was considered by many to be a formidable opponent.
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  • Josh didn't walk away because he was afraid to tackle Alex.
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  • Alex stared after Josh, obviously surprised by the unnecessary surrender.
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  • Maybe Josh wasn't so crazy after all.
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  • No wonder Josh was so concerned.
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  • Josh was probably right about Alex, though.
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  • Certainly Josh never had.
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  • In the kitchen after Josh left, and here now, when she had willingly danced with him.
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  • And hadn't she thrown Josh at him?
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  • It was a contradictory thought - and totally unfair to Josh.
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  • If he had known what was happening, Josh would have unselfishly given his instant support.
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  • Katie could never handle the place on her own and Carmen refused to let her recruit Josh.
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  • I just thought... well, it never occurred to me that Josh would do such a thing.
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  • Where is Josh now?
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  • I took care of the goats this morning and Josh will take care of them tonight.
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  • Josh is taking care of the goats?
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  • Leave it to Josh to be so callused.
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  • And yet, it had been Josh who had stood vigil beside her sick bed, not Alex.
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  • Yet, when Josh arrived that evening, she was napping.
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  • Josh stood and cleared his throat.
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  • Josh shrugged and glanced at Carmen.
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  • Instead, she discovered it was Josh.
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  • Why would Josh pay something so expensive?
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  • She had missed Josh, but it wasn't the gut-wrenching loneliness she felt when Alex left.
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  • Maybe that was because Josh was only a mile down the road.
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  • Anyway, if money were the only issue, she should find Josh irresistible.
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  • Of course, Josh was as good looking, if not better looking in a rugged kind of way.
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  • Everyone still thought she was going to marry Josh.
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  • Alex and Lori had been gone over two hours when Josh drove into the yard.
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  • Then he shut the door and glanced at Josh's truck - and the barn.
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  • Actually, until she met Alex, even she had assumed that Josh would eventually be her husband - though she wasn't in any big hurry.
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  • Hadn't she been drifting from Josh for the last few months - before she knew anything about Alex?
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  • Still, marrying Josh while another man was so capable of lighting her fire didn't seem fair - especially when Josh couldn't.
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  • But all she managed to do was arouse Josh.
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  • Another would be Josh, because you are still considering him.
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  • He was the third man - the only man for her, because he could do something that neither her father nor Josh could.
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  • Now she couldn't marry Josh - and couldn't bring herself to break the news to him.
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  • Alex might have given up on her, but Josh had doubled his efforts.
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  • The man in her dreams often started out as Josh, but always ended up being Alex.
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  • Alex was on his feet instantly, watching Josh intently.
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  • He stepped away from her, facing off with Josh.
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  • Josh smiled without humor.
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  • Carmen lunged at Josh, grabbing his arm and jerking on it.
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  • Josh glanced down at her coldly and flexed his arm.
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  • She fell to the floor and Alex glanced at her, allowing his attention to stray from Josh for a second.
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  • Josh swung at Alex, grazing his head with a fist as Alex ducked.
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  • She stepped in between them again, distracting Alex to the point that Josh came close to hitting him.
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  • But before she could get out of the way, Josh bounced a blow off her shoulder.
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  • Wincing, she fell to the floor, turning pleading eyes on Josh.
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  • Alex glanced up at Josh coolly.
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  • Josh shook a finger at Alex.
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  • What had Josh caught Alex and Lori doing?
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  • And why was Josh worried about what might be happening between Alex and Lori, anyway?
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  • Josh was making fight sounds, but if he had wanted to fight Alex, nothing she could have done would have stopped him.
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  • She turned to Josh.
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  • Josh wiped his forehead with a sleeve and gazed down at her.
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  • She stood beside Alex and listened to the truck door slam and the engine race when Josh started it.
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  • After Josh left the farm, she stared at the empty doorway.
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  • So when Lori picked him up again Easter Sunday morning, Carmen said nothing - except a prayer that Josh wouldn't catch him.
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  • If Alex was interested in Lori, Josh had no right to insist he make an honest woman of Carmen.
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  • Apparently Josh thought they were having an affair.
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  • They were doing exactly what Josh had thought.
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  • The only thing Josh didn't know was that Alex had stopped when she protested.
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  • And yet his only attempt at defense had been to tell Josh that things weren't as they appeared.
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  • And hadn't he told Josh that it wasn't what it looked like - when it was exactly what it looked like?
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  • Was he telling her to scratch Josh's name off her list?
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  • Anyway, I was causing enough trouble between you and Josh as it was - and I wasn't sure where you stood with him.
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  • Do you honestly think there could be anything between Josh and me after that scene in the barn yesterday?
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  • If it is, I can get Bill or Josh to move it.
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  • Sure, she and Josh had their share of ups and downs, but never like this.
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  • I wasn't here five minutes before you mentioned Josh.
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  • "Josh didn't," she shot at him.
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  • I don't want Josh.
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  • Maybe Josh never pushed me about sex because we're too much like sister and brother.
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  • I'm afraid if I don't do something soon, Josh is going to get you back.
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  • Josh can't give me anything more than you can.
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  • She walked two miles to Josh's place.
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  • Josh wasn't alone, though.
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  • She shouldn't have walked in unannounced - but who would have thought Josh would be doing something like that?
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  • Lori didn't surprise her, but with Josh?
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  • Lori had never made a secret of her feelings for Josh.
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  • Even Josh had known.
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  • Carmen glanced back to see a red-faced Josh striding toward her, still tucking in his shirt.
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  • Josh strode off toward his truck.
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  • Josh was jumping to conclusions again.
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  • Finally something was working out for Josh.
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  • Has Josh been by?
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  • Josh said the engine is shot.
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  • The city slicker and the country hick - even Josh had warned her.
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  • If you have to marry Josh to get that happiness.
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  • She raced for the barn, for the first time wishing she had invested in that rifle Josh wanted her to buy.
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  • Was it possible that Josh had heard the noise and was checking?
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  • A vehicle door slammed and Josh was yelling for her to get back.
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  • Josh yelled at her as he approached Brutus.
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  • Josh grabbed the sack and pulled Brutus along.
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  • Josh stared at her.
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  • Josh strolled across the room and glanced down at her - misreading her expression, as usual.
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  • Josh was behind Alex, and he grinned at Carmen.
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  • Josh wasn't concerned about Alex making a pass at Carmen.
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  • Josh left, not knowing what had come between them.
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  • Josh, Bill and Alex had gone hunting for them the day after the attack, but they lost the trail in some rocks on her back 40 acres.
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  • Josh was certain it was a pack, not simply a gathering of neighbor dogs.
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  • A gray truck stopped at the gate and she waved at Josh.
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  • Josh was living proof.
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  • Behind her, Josh roared his engine as he turn the truck around, and slung gravel on the road as he took off.
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  • It was in her mind to go back up the hill and check on Alex when she saw Josh pull up at the gate.
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  • Josh pulled his truck through the gate and leaped out, grabbing his shotgun from the rack behind the seat.
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  • Josh grabbed her arm.
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  • Josh vaulted the fence and raced up the hill, only to stop in surprise as Alex emerged from the trees riding a horse colored enough like Ed to be his twin.
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  • "I've got my mind made up," Josh responded testily.
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  • My loss is your gain, Josh.
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  • What she needed was a little of that stuff she had been pitching at Josh... trust.
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  • Under the circumstances, Carmen didn't want to drive Alex's truck, so she accepted Josh and Lori's invitation to ride with them.
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  • "No," Josh answered, pointing to an empty chair beside Carmen.
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  • Carmen frowned at Josh.
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  • Josh took a sip of his drink.
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  • Josh eyed Carmen skeptically.
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  • So why had he challenged Josh?
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  • Because he thought she and Josh were discussing their engagement, not Lori and Josh.
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  • His voice faded off as he realized that Lori and Josh were sitting at the opposite end of the table from Carmen.
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  • Briefly: Josh thought you were chasing Lori so he told you to knock it off.
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  • I didn't know you thought Josh and I were engaged.
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  • I believe this dinner is for Josh and Lori.
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  • Had he seen Josh pick her up?
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  • And when I came out of those trees, I thought the worst too... when I saw you and Josh together.
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  • You were afraid I would drop you and marry Josh.
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  • Last, but not least, was Josh.
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  • From the expression on Lori's face at those times, she didn't think the romance was over either – at least not for Josh.
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  • Even Josh couldn't contain a chuckle.
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  • The last two men Alex knew well, Josh and Paul.
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  • Paul shook his hand, but Josh suddenly found interest in the dust on his boots.
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  • Whether or not Josh was civil to him wouldn't make or break his day.
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  • Josh still had his nose out of joint about Carmen.
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  • Josh took the sandwiches.
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  • She was sure stubborn about the goats with Josh.
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  • That's because Josh gave her an ultimatum... him or the goats.
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  • I think that was the only reason she and Josh became an item.
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  • I knew she didn't really love Josh, but I didn't know how to tell them – or even if I should.
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  • Josh was so jealous.
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  • If Josh admired him, he certainly hid it well.
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  • "Josh was always so possessive about her," Mrs. Reynolds continued, shaking her head.
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  • Josh had only been married to Lori a few months.
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  • In actually, she was accepted because she was Josh's wife.
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  • Carmen was only two years younger than Josh, so it was no surprise that they had become inseparable playmates.
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  • Carmen and Josh had never discussed marriage.
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  • What Josh represented to her at that time was security and family.
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  • "So did Josh," Mary said without looking up from the magazine she was flipping through.
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  • Josh had saved her life on more than one occasion.
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  • Maybe that was why Josh had never shown much interest in her then.
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  • Still, even knowing that Lori was interested in Josh, it was hard to imagine that she wasn't attracted to Alex.
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  • Even Josh had said something to indicate a relationship between the two of them existed.
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  • But again, if that were the most important issue, she should have married Josh.
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  • She sucked in her breath quickly and then let it escape in a relieved sigh when she realized it was Josh.
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  • Josh towered over her, gazing down at her with those unreadable gray eyes.
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  • "Yeah," Josh ran a hand through his hair.
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  • What did Josh want?
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  • Josh said something to upset you, didn't he?
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  • That idea hadn't troubled her with Josh – possibly because she had never thought of them as a married couple?
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  • First there had been her father and then Josh.
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  • Maintaining a relationship with Josh was exhausting enough.
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  • Josh must be working in the field today.
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  • Josh was glowering at her.
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  • Josh stared at her swim suit, his expression swinging back and fourth from surprise to embarrassment.
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  • Why is Josh calling you, and what's he bothering you about?
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  • Josh was the last person on earth she wanted to talk to right now.
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  • Footsteps sounded behind her and she whirled, half expecting to see Josh.
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  • Josh knew she was afraid of storms, but now he had Lori to think about.
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  • Josh was the only one who ever understood.
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  • I don't compare you to Josh.
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  • What did Josh want this time?
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  • Josh slid out of his truck and glanced down at the old house.
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  • In fact, he never liked Josh too well - but what man does like a boy who is going to take his little girl away?
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  • For some reason, Dad simply didn't care for Josh... never did.
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  • Or maybe he knew his little girl wasn't really in love with Josh.
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  • Josh shifted from one foot to another.
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  • I didn't give up anything, Josh.
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  • I don't love you, Josh.
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  • We are waiting, Josh.
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  • A white truck pulled into the yard but Josh didn't look that way.
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  • "Go home to Lori, Josh," she said gently.
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  • Josh dropped his arms and turned away.
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  • Did Alex suspect that Josh was still interested in her, or was he trying to say that she should be sleeping with Alex?
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  • Did Josh tell him?
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  • His house was built on a tree-covered knoll overlooking her farm, but part of Josh's land was visible from their porch.
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  • Josh's house wasn't visible, but it was only about a quarter of a mile from her drive.
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  • Lori and Josh's relationship was the one in trouble.
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  • I never had torrid thoughts about Josh.
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  • Actually, he never liked Josh much.
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  • He thought Josh was a superb farmer.
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  • As she turned to leave the barn, Josh stepped through the door.
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  • He sounded like he had been drinking, but Josh didn't touch liquor.
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  • Josh, this is between you and Lori.
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  • Josh took her by the arm and leaned down, brushing her lips with his before she realized his intent.
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  • Leave me alone, Josh.
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  • As she surged forward to get away from Josh, a ripping sound followed her.
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  • One glance back revealed that Josh was still in pursuit.
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  • Josh was instantly beside her, grabbing her arm and twisting her to face him.
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  • Surely she hadn't saved herself for Alex only to have Josh take her by force.
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  • Josh relaxed his grip and she jerked her arm free.
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  • Josh remained sitting in the hay, staring at her as if confused by her response.
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  • Josh stood and brushed his clothing off, watching her warily as he stepped around her.
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  • Josh doesn't drink, so I'm sure that was all it took.
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  • Did he talk to Josh yet, or was that what he was doing now?
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  • The idea of what Josh might do made her stomach contract.
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  • Alex thought he could handle Josh.
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  • Alex had been no match for Josh there in her kitchen, but he had certainly done well for himself.
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  • And then again weeks later when Josh had caught them kissing in the barn.
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  • Both times Josh had walked away without harming Alex.
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  • But Josh had not been motivated enough to hurt him.
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  • Now Alex was only days away from assuming the role Josh had always considered his.
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  • Josh was married to Lori now, but he was territorial.
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  • If Alex tried to tell him what to do, Josh might lose his temper.
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  • It crossed her mind to call him, but if he was with Josh, that might be a trigger.
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  • On the other hand, maybe he decided not to talk to Josh.
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  • Did you talk to Josh?
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  • Josh said he wouldn't come around me until after the wedding, didn't he?
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  • Any time Alex didn't mind when she brought up Josh, it left her a little nervous.
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  • You were engaged to Josh.
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  • I was NOT engaged to Josh!
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  • Actually, Josh did ask her, but she had never answered.
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  • The Sycamore tree that had fallen on it had been removed by Josh, Bill, Alex and Mr. Reynolds using a chain saw and good old-fashioned elbow grease.
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