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At least they were talking.
They wanted her out of the way, or at least silent.
At least he was getting out of the house.
At least something was going right.
At least he was honorable, but if the look on his face was any indication, he was regretting that offer.Advertisement
At least it would be quiet.
At least I admit I'm jealous - and I have every reason to be.
When Josh died, Mary had indicated that she felt Carmen was at least partially responsible.
He distrusted government and said 'that government governs best which governs least.'
I think everyone was guilty of staring at her at least once - if for no other reason, wondering if she was going to fall out of her dress.Advertisement
But I hope you will at least believe it to be possible.
At least, it isn't as wrong as some other things.
At least that part was out of the way.
At least wait until the doctor sees her.
Why Quinn wasn't voted the least likely to land the school's prom queen beauty, I'll never know.Advertisement
Well, at least you're honest.
You better calm down, or else your appearance is going to be the least of your worries.
This seemed to satisfy the official, who was obviously embarrassed over the entire debacle and infinitely relieved that at least half their problem was solved without any accusatory newspaper headlines.
At least have some toast or bacon.
At least she was willing to communicate now.Advertisement
There we sat together under that part of the roof which leaked the least, while it showered and thundered without.
At least let me look at a couple of things.
Well, I guess, but I hope you will at least try for a while.
I'm sure at least two people think you are… your mother and father.
It was white, the least showy.Advertisement
You're in uncharted territory there, but I truly believe you owe it to yourselves to at least try.
At least he wasn't locked up somewhere.
Mr. Parrish, you may have won over my daughter and Samantha with your good looks and schmaltzy charm, but let me assure you, I am not in the least impressed by your God's-gift-to-women bullshit.
Can't we at least discuss it?
Connor groaned, "At least my mother finally stopped looking at me like I had two heads."Advertisement
If he did, at least one of them could go call for help.
At least he noticed there was a goat in the picture.
At least, he hoped she would.
People broadly agree that government should do at least this much.
Helen remained motionless through them all, not once showing the least sign that she realized what was going on.Advertisement
At least he could move around, in his dream state, while we were obligated to remain silent and unmoving.
Unable to stop shaking, she at least was able to breathe again and pulled his rich scent into her lungs.
At least she looked good and was comfortable, even though she felt awful.
She was in a lot of trouble, but at least, if Wynn left, he'd tell Gabriel where to find her.
At least he wasn't burning or drowning or freezing or watching his skin being pulled from his body and screaming.Advertisement
We go through this at least twice a year.
You'll have some peace, at least until tomorrow morning.
She wasn't ready yet to prove it to him, not before she at least tried to escape.
At least Hell kept up with the latest styles, she thought darkly.
At least this monster had indicated he was interested in keeping her around.Advertisement
If it comes to that no one will win, least of all Elisabeth.
I love that you would do that for me, but this is not something we need to deal with, at least not now.
At least she wouldn't have to explain every move to Katie.
How he expected to achieve that by feigning interest in the goats was a mystery, but at least he cared enough to make an effort.
At least it wasn't a cold wind, and the snow was melting.Advertisement
He was too heavy to carry and the barn was at least a hundred feet away.
Well, at least she was spared the embarrassment of telling him she still hadn't figured out what God was trying to tell her.
Last, but not least, was Josh.
At least you got Angel to talk to.
At least companions have the same rights as spouses without the hassle of marriage.
You're talking about high treason at the VP level at least to access those things.
She was at least loyal to Mr. Tim.
At least he'd confirmed that whatever secrets Lana had were well worth hiding.
Lana held her breath at the whirling world, certain their death would at least be fast.
At least you didn't get caught up in the rush to the bridge.
A cool breeze swept over the river, and Lana shivered until they neared one of the spits, the one with the least amount of people there.
We thought she would be in one of them or at least, would've left some sign she was.
At least we have a chance to start over.
At least now they'll have real heat, she thought to herself.
While not large, the Immortal underworld was separated by several different domains, two of which – Hell and Death's domain - were contained within shields no one could enter. At least, no normal Immortal or demon could enter. As a creature of both worlds, Rhyn could enter Hell, and he'd found by visiting Gabe that he was able to enter Death's domain, too.
He is not, but he is a warrior worthy of her attention in battle. The Immortals always say, at least they understand Darkyn.
Something was wrong, but she had no idea of knowing what. At least he'd told her their destination.
He smiled at her, understanding what it was to mourn the loss of a sibling. As much as he missed Jade, he was glad he at least had Hannah to fall back on. She had Katie's beauty – without the abrasive personality.
Or, at least you have that purchasing power.
Can any one doubt after reading these questions that the child who was capable of asking them was also capable of understanding at least their elementary answers?
For the most part the farmer gives to his cattle and hogs the grain of his own producing, and buys flour, which is at least no more wholesome, at a greater cost, at the store.
It is not a man's duty, as a matter of course, to devote himself to the eradication of any, even the most enormous wrong; he may still properly have other concerns to engage him; but it is his duty, at least, to wash his hands of it, and, if he gives it no thought longer, not to give it practically his support.
You at least must tackle him properly, or else if he goes on like this he'll soon have us, too, for his subjects!
Success never depends, and never will depend, on position, or equipment, or even on numbers, and least of all on position.
I opined to keep Quinn and Martha out of the picture, at least at present.
Now at least Betsy and I had time together before I returned to New York Sunday afternoon.
Howie was to remain in Massachusetts, at least for a few more days, working with Quinn and Martha.
I'm tested out, at least for now.
Police called it the work of one person, attributed to at least six earlier deaths.
The least we should do is come up with a fool proof way of giving a tip that can't be traced back to us!
He was also listed as a person of interest in the deaths of at least six young women in the Missouri-Kentucky area.
At least I obtained his promise of confidence.
After a brief discussion we decided to telephone first and leave the visit option on the table, at least for now.
You must want more from us; at least knowledge of whom we are and what exactly we do and how we do it.
Wouldn't you want at least basic details?
I have the least rewarding job of any of us so my desires are directed to family and this mind boggling venture Howie is taking us on.
I'd love to be just a mom, at least the first few years.
Remember, we don't have a reason to suspect this guy's alibi; at least not any reason from the planet earth.
If our privacy was assaulted by some mistake we made, at least we could start over.
He won't talk about the nightmares; at least to me, but the shrink must be a sounding board.
My boss stepped in and called some favors and pissed on the fire, at least for now.
He got them to back off, at least for now.
In any event, she's got one story and she's sticking to it like a nightly prayer, at least for now.
At least two different people call in the tips but I'm guessing only one person is the psychic.
Claire seemed pleased to be held by anyone, at least most of the time, but on occasion she'd let out a scream, loud enough to shake Howie from the past in spite of his near-soundproof basement room.
At least one more thing before I release you.
He knew I had a wife and there was at least one other female and we numbered five.
At least I hope they are.
Can't we at least try?
It's the least I can do.
I was pleased our conversation at least ended on a positive note.
We do understand, or at least try to.
I advised Mr. Cooms but not Daniel Brennan, at least not yet.
I at least felt empowered to continue.
Otherwise, it was difficult to sense true feelings, at least from Julie's standpoint.
I'm pretty much out of the picture, at least for the near future.
I volunteered to mind the store, so to speak, at least for appearance's sake though there was little to do.
Howie's temporary absence eliminated the problem, at least for now; no trips back to a crime scene resulted in no tips to convey.
Betsy didn't answer but she seemed at least partially placated by what was, at best, a half-truth.
Soon it became apparent Howie would remain in Santa Barbara at least a week, perhaps more.
I felt I owed it to Howie to at least hear her out.
He has to learn you're at least suspicious.
This Julie-Howie business can't work, at least not in the long term.
Unfortunately, there were at least four where Howie's abilities could have been utilized.
I don't suppose Martha does; least not yet.
I knew she remained frightened and I sensed his knowledge of the apparent closeness of the Delabama killer gave at least a modicum of comfort.
Martha's only comment was that it was nice to hear at least one piece of good news.
Are you ready to come out in the sunshine; or at least take a peek?
I was right but at least they had an excuse.
I struck out, at least under his name.
I never made a speech or a sermon... at least one I remember.
Others were exposed to bar room fights, muggings, schooled in army combat or at least been the recipient of a bloody nose from a third grade bully.
At least then we'd all be safe and out of the picture.
I can't imagine them missing her Aunt Rose Abbott's service or at least calling in with their status.
Betty-Boop or whatever your name is, if you tarry much longer I may be forced to introduce myself, though taking you, at least at this time, would cause a mild alteration to my carefully formulated plans.
He probably thought we'd have talked her out of leaving, or at least into leaving their new identities with us.
I'd planned to wait until Betsy and Molly returned from walking Bumpus but I decided if I had to drive back into downtown Keene, I might as well swing by Wheelock Park Campground as it was on the way, at least sort-of.
This guy killed maybe a dozen mostly children and at least one cop.
He wasn't happy to be left out of the loop but at least he believed me and came around.
But it's at least a two hour drive to Boston.
I crossed my fingers, at least mentally, and asked, "Was he around when Annie was abducted?"
At least I'd save the price of a hotel though I wondered how peaceful a sleep I'd manage.
Molly wants to use the pool and frankly, I feel safer here, at least for a couple of days.
By tomorrow we'll have a better handle on the situations, enough at least to make flight arrangements.
Howie said nothing as I related in detail most, at least, of what I'd learned from Willard Humphries.
It was the least of Darian's many offenses.
She didn't doubt it and felt somewhat satisfied her brother at least knew there would be consequences to any stupidity.
What's been set into motion can't be stopped, but you at least have a chance if you have her.
At least, Dusty hoped that's what Darian did.
You're supposed to carry at least a knife every time you leave the house.
Staying in the basement where the Other could find and kill him wasn't his top choice, but at least he was in the house.
At least, as far as I can See, he'll be fine.
At least I could pay my respects.
At least, he was finding it harder to resist her strange magic every time they met.
At least then we'll stand half a chance if the vamp goes ape-shit crazy.
At least, part of it I remember.
I need more people, boss, or a Traveler at least.
At least he'd know who the traitors were by the end of the night.
He cared for Claire, or at least, he was attracted to her, and she didn't know if there was more than what she knew about them.
It's the least I could do.
At least you can eat them.
At least one of Damian's Guardians lay slain among the scores of vamps.
If, for some reason, she was stuck here forever, at least he wasn't going to hurt her, as long as she followed his rules.
At least, she hoped not.
At least, this was what she hoped when she made the deal.
She was no closer to food, but she could at least drink water out of the sink.
He might at least explain what these laws were that condemned her to Darkyn.
Her first thought was that he was sending her to Death as a means of torturing her or at least, nailing home the point that he had won this round with Gabriel.
At least, if she saw him, she could determine which parts of what she felt were real and which stemmed from the bond.
At least, I don't think he does.
He had almost been kind, or at least, as kind as he was capable of being.
But the idea he did want her was almost a relief, another sign he was capable of providing at least some form of affection.
The domestic readjustment stay was for "at least the next few weeks."
I always knew Martha was only here temporarily but I thought we'd at least get some warning.
The least we can offer Martha is to keep trying.
At least he was tie-less, a concession to "the sticks," as he called Ouray.
Dean certainly hoped so—at least the clean part.
There were a few turns—three at least.
Nobody knows where the man is and even if he's been in there a long, long time, someone must care about him, or at least maybe did back then, when it happened.
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.
I guess that shows they at least believed what they were doing was right—not just whacking you on the spur of the moment because they were mad as hell, taking their anger out on your backside.
I deserved what I got, at least in my parents' eyes.
At least Randy and Jen had years of history together, most of their education behind them, and what would ultimately prove to be supportive parents.
She didn't—at least for further consultation.
They sat there and pretended to agree, or at least consider the alternatives and ramifications as presented.
Can we at least convey a message that we'd like to hear from her?
Dean didn't answer but had no intention of asking the boys diddly, at least for the near future, at least until he sensed what was going on.
It was a fun dinner—he didn't even burn the buns—and he had at least three votes locked in place.
If this here skull wasn't broken, maybe someone would think it was the real McCoy—at least in the dark or from a distance.
I've come to terms over Randy—at least to the extent where I realize I can't do anything about it.
At least we're taking some action, and we're doing it together—that makes me feel more secure.
Cynthia toted her camera equipment, in part at least as an excuse for the trip should they be questioned.
There were at least three different footprints but they were marred and nearly indistinguishable.
He knew at least Martha, Caleb, and Fitzgerald had come this far.
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.
But at least it proves Fitzgerald's bones were a replacement.
But even old Mr. O'Connor at least had a name.
Look, I can sympathize with you, but there's nothing I can do, at least not yet.
Dean felt as if he might be getting somewhere, at least in identifying Martha's bones.
With an approximate date—or at least a year—and a first name, the chore would be infinitely easier than scouring decades for a nameless individual.
At least you live here in Ouray and have a business, even if Bird Song is only a year old.
At least he was, years ago, and he's moved back here.
It's Paul and Paulette who are bunking separately, at least last night.
The fact that Mrs. Worthington's sister was playing tourist on the road for at least the next two weeks made prospects bleak for catching up with Martha's bones, at least in the near future.
At least Dean had refrained from disclosing the tie to the Dawkinses—Josh, the missing mine manager—nor had he mentioned he knew the name of the Dawkinses' stepmother.
At the very least, keep them away from the car keys—and teach responsible sex.
New arrivals and departures at Bird Song were nonexistent as all present guests were staying at least through the weekend.
Not that I'm rich, at least not by most standards, but I was the only heir to grandmother Radisson and a great-aunt.
It was a young man's—or woman's—game, although Dean doubted he'd have joined the contest, at least not willingly, even in his careless years.
Jennifer would remain in Ouray for at least another week, so she elicited a promise for a later dinner date.
It will be light for a couple more hours at least.
While the crow-flies distance across the gaping gorge was only a half-mile, Dean was at least twenty minutes away in driving time.
We have to at least try.
A tow truck had already arrived and its flashing lights competed with a half dozen others while at least a dozen people moved about, with most of their activity directed downward.
Time was when this area's families spent their lives here, from birth to death with the soil providing their sustenance and the earth the riches, at least for a few.
She was the prettiest thing in high school—at least that year.
That's the least of my concerns.
Cynthia looked about to cry, but her anger held her tears in check, at least until they were back in bed.
I get to cool my heels at least until tomorrow.
But he realized Fitzgerald held the upper hand—at least for the present.
The two together formed a totally incompatible combination, yet Josh Mulligan, at least according to the curmudgeons, was a runner, too.
I think the best course of action in this instance is inaction—let this business play itself out, at least for the time being.
Civility isn't the right word but at least they're speaking with one another.
You could probably fix a date within a few years at least.
Just like I planned—at least for the most part.
At least she knew I was coming—just not that I've got here yet.
You won't sleep with me—at least so far.
I do worry about him—at least what happened to him.
Truth be known, he felt a small measure of relief, at least until he opened the mail to a flurry of bills.
Will you kill her quickly at least?
At least the challenge and its terms were almost fair.
At least she had the mind of a deity still, the memories and … She froze.
At least, it appeared that way.
Now, she was at least half the woman he'd spent lifetimes loving and hating.
Do you have your soul at least?
And yet, he couldn't deny that Deidre was back or at least, a woman who had the knowledge of the goddess and the body and heart of a human.
At least, that's what we hoped happened.
Deidre shifted, aware again that she was now defenseless against the creatures that used to either fear her or at least, respect her power.
At least, she could when Gabriel let her access the portals again.
Darkyn spoke as if he intended for her to remain that way, at least through the end of the deal.
He wanted to think that being booted from his position was the least of his concerns.
At least you freed the one that matters.
As usual, he appeared the least affected by anything that was going on.
He'd seen Darkyn's mate yesterday and knew she was at least alive.
Their attempt to dig a hole to the underworld failed, but at least they'd stemmed the flow of souls.
Unable to determine what he felt, he did want to at least see her.
Just when he thought there were no more surprises … At least he had a way into the underworld.
She must at least think she has or surely she wouldn't have shown up after all this time and started a fuss about something that we all settled long time ago.
Maybe I'll make mistakes, but at least they'll be my own.
A week passed without word from Lori... at least Carmen didn't hear from her.
At least that would explain her bold behavior.
Well, at least one of us is showing emotion.
Maybe you would have lost her anyway, but at least we would have had some joy for a while.
He looked pale, but at least his lips looked normal.
She didn't want the baby, but at least she had given it to someone who wanted it desperately.
At least he didn't look so critical now.
He simply made no attempt - so unlike Alex – at least the old Alex.
At least they were always warm now.
Alex is the traditional king of the castle and you are – at least to some degree – subservient.
What lit that fire of passion wasn't the romancing – or at least if it did, romance wore a different face for her.
Issues such as this were not resolved, but at least they were in the open instead of stewing about them and guessing what each other was thinking.
Finally he had fully recovered – or at least it appeared so.
At least her answer wasn't no, and she had been thinking about it – researching.
At least I know how and when, right?
Unable to outmaneuver death, she could at least take out her grief and anger on a poor little piece of mail.
At least, he thought he didn't when he invited Harmony to his bed.
At least, he told himself he was.
Logan Myers had been dead for a couple of days at least.
His response made her think she wasn't far off in thinking he'd at least read her mind.
Soul radars are still broken, but we can at least travel to the mortal world.
Gabe shook on it, satisfied he at least had the right person looking into the issue.
She deserved it after last night, but still, why didn't he at least answer and tell her he was done with her?
At least he was alive.
I thought you'd admit to killing Logan at least.
I guess at least he'll be able to get a new mate in a few months.
At least, that was her first impression of the eight- by-eight room with its steel-framed bed, simple mattress, and no furniture.
At least he'd thought enough of his blood monkey to bring her here, if only to keep her healthy so he had a food source.
He's the least friendly Ancient I've ever met.
She didn't know if she could trust him, or Kris, or anyone yet, but she could at least know the man beneath her was probably the only man she was safe from.
All but the man with Kris's eyes and oriental beauty were sweating and bloodied in at least one spot.
She moved closer to Ully, even while knowing the skinny nerd was the least likely to defend her.
At least, she hoped he wouldn't.
This sacrifice was the least he could do for his friend.
At least I have Rhyn.
He loped along the trail through the forest and trotted into the park around the castle, where the person he least wanted to see awaited him with a glower and crossed arms.
Hell was a bitch, but at least it was warm, he thought darkly.
At least before, Kris had a reason to keep her around, because he wanted something from her.
Her bed looked as if a flock of geese had combusted over it, and she counted at least ten dead pillows.
At least this way, she.d never have Kris.
At least, he hadn.t been able to control them before meeting Katie.
This is the least bad wound I.ve had yet.
There had to be somewhere she could go where they.d leave her alone, at least until Gabriel came for her.
Andre at least had that authority.
At least, that.s what some of Ancient Erik.s warriors said.
She beamed another brilliant smile, and it took all his willpower to leave her to see one of his least favorite people.
At least she wouldn.t be around long enough to find out.
At least there you know what kind of shit you.ll go through.
Well, you could at least meet them.
At the very least, you'll still come for a week?
From what Romas said, every household on his planet had at least one or two of the critters to keep things clean.
Besides, you said you'd stay at least a week, right?
At least, that was her version.
That Kiera's warrior was at least willing to do something so painful gave her some hope for her friend.
At least he was ragging on her to his family and not complete strangers.
At least he gave her the chance to go down fighting.
She possessed promising coordination and ability to learn at least the basics of the warrior's trade, skills no other nishani had ever needed.
At the least, she could help him battle plan while she thought hard about what to do with her life.
At least, nothing she could make out as she spun faster and faster.
She couldn't help but be grateful they at least resembled humans.
At least I haven't scared you away from them!
At least she and her babe will live.
At least she'd never have to worry about feeding it; the house was a mess.
The least I could do is stop charging you at all, Evelyn said, chuckling.
And she doesn't seem the least interested in skiing or any outdoor activity.
By the time Dean located two woolen socks that were at least the same color, Cynthia was finished dressing.
This here was a boarding house, at least at one time in the past.
At least let me see if I can clean up some of the things.
It wasn't designed to absorb perspiration and probably cost twice the price of a David Dean suit, at least the last time he'd purchased one.
At the very least, perhaps they might be able to direct her to the help she so obviously needed.
His mind was, at least for the moment, clear of all thoughts except this beautiful petite woman.
I think she wants me to remain here at Bird Song, at least for a while.
She would apologize to him personally and in the future at least place the alarm under a pillow so only she would hear it.
The trio was far more comfortable now, six months later, with enough money in the bank to keep the wolves away, and expectations, if not of prosperity, of at least a reasonably comfortable coming season.
This didn't faze Martha in the least as she alighted from the jeep, with a wave and a thanks.
We've got empty rooms, at least until the ice climbers start coming tomorrow.
At least I think he said it.
Ryland listed his address as Grand Junction, Colorado and indicated he'd stay at least through the weekend when the ice climbing festivities began in earnest.
He felt Ryland ought to at least be warned.
But I've got a mind to let them stew, at least for a while.
He tried to get her to seek a court order against Shipton if she was in fear of him, or, at the very least talk to an attorney.
At least they're embedded in rock.
No, I don't have any of those little playthings, at least not yet.
At least she wasn't wearing the Annie Quincy white dress.
At least she's casting herself as a minister's wife and not a soiled dove.
Franklin Roosevelt wasn't like that, at least when he was running for president.
But at least he's arranging for her to give up the terrible life she's been leading.
Look, at least give it a chance.
But at least Annie Quincy had one happy day to remember.
The town managed to close up the dance halls in 1902, at least for a year or so, but it wasn't long before the girls were at it again, full tilt.
At least I'll get a head start tomorrow night, breaking the news to Fran.
At least that stuff seems to have improved your blue mood.
We're not paupers, at least not completely.
They say the flight isn't canceled yet so let's hope Montrose stays clear enough, at least for another hour or two.
They both loved Ouray, the Colorado mountains and hosting the guests of Bird Song, at least most of them.
She made it that far at least.
You know, Jake, at least you could give it a rap.
Sure. Everybody else was watching the climbers, at least what they could see through the snow.
At least it looks like mine.
He heard Gladys' muffled alarm at least twice, and someone rummaging around the kitchen, all well before the light gave a hint of welcoming Sunday.
His head was bloody, he looked like shit, and at least one of the medics thought he was already dead.
She chose Ouray, at least according to Ryland, because he was her son's father and he was coming here to ice climb.
The young boy would be the only person Dean could think of who Cynthia would care enough to at least consider protecting.
He called her, at least once.
Maybe Jerome Shipton has never forgiven both of them or, at the very least, that's how Donnie reads it.
At least I did it quietly.
Corday filled me in, at least a bit.
Least there wasn't a pen in her room.