I can't imagine what he was thinking to hide a thing like that from you.
The people did not like this.
Far up in the air was an object that looked like a balloon.
He does not like to do anything else.
He was dressed plainly, and, with his reddish-brown hair and mud-bespattered face, looked like a hard- working countryman just in from the backwoods.
The Internet does not, like the car, have a single essence.
Around it were arranged, like the five points of a star, the other five brilliant balls; one being rose colored, one violet, one yellow, one blue and one orange.
I don't like you to talk like that.
"But won't they be veg'table, like everything else here?" asked the kitten.
Oh, mother, I would like to know everything.
Like a bird let loose, his horse leaped forward.
He wouldn't like that.
Of course, she knew Alex well enough now to know he didn't like people to hand out information about him.
She would like to have so much attention.
Well, whatever we do, I'd like to do it as a family.
At last he saw something in the darkness that looked like two balls of fire.
Now it seemed more like a vacation.
I did not like his plan, for I wished to enter college with my class.
He was not petted and spoiled like many other princes.
The sides of the tunnel showed before them like the inside of a long spy-glass, and the floor became more level.
On the 1st of April it rained and melted the ice, and in the early part of the day, which was very foggy, I heard a stray goose groping about over the pond and cackling as if lost, or like the spirit of the fog.
They fly hither and thither in my thought like blind birds beating the air with ineffectual wings.
It seems like you've become the resident veterinarian and the vacation is over.
I like this goal, and I would like to do it as well, but in bits, not bites.
The mountain before them was shaped like a cone and was so tall that its point was lost in the clouds.
Dulce looked nothing like Alex.
It meant a good deal to him to secure a home like this.
Would you like it again?
No one would have thought that a child like you had gold about him.
"I don't like these veg'table people," said the little girl.
I'd like to, but if it's too much trouble...
How can you torture me and yourself like that, for a mere fancy? said Nicholas taking her hand.
But I don't know anything about dressing or acting like a lady.
Pierre reaching the house first went into Prince Andrew's study like one quite at home, and from habit immediately lay down on the sofa, took from the shelf the first book that came to his hand (it was Caesar's Commentaries), and resting on his elbow, began reading it in the middle.
Why, I feel like a colt today, replied Jim.
Do I like fish?
"I should like to be a sailor," said George Washington.
It will seem like being at home again, for I lived in that room for many, many years.
The words rush through my hand like hounds in pursuit of a hare which they often miss.
But when a great scholar like Professor Kittredge interprets what the master said, it is "as if new sight were given the blind."
If a man has faith, he will co-operate with equal faith everywhere; if he has not faith, he will continue to live like the rest of the world, whatever company he is joined to.
Is it always like this?
Others had flat noses, protruding eyes, and ears that were shaped like those of an elephant.
I hope to have a love like yours some day.
This child, who is from the crust of the earth, like yourself, called you a Wizard.
Like her father, the dark eyes that examined Carmen revealed little emotion.
Looking through this opening they could see the Valley of Voe lying far below them, the cottages seeming like toy houses from that distance.
Statistics like this are generally not rigorously calculated.
Now the landlord prided himself upon keeping a first-class hotel, and he feared that his guests would not like the rough-looking traveler.
And yet, didn't clinical words like selective reduction and gestational carrier mask the facts?
It wasn't like him to be petty.
I would like to.
He does not like the way father treats us - financially.
They saw a mass of tough green vines all matted together and writhing and twisting around like a nest of great snakes.
"Tell us, dear, what do the creatures look like?" she asked, addressing her pet.
And that is why, if we are to use the Internet and technology to end ignorance, we still need people like Jim Haynes.
Then he tried to tell what it was like, what it was good for, and what was done with it.
Would you like to read his speech?
There is a plenty of such chairs as I like best in the village garrets to be had for taking them away.
Would you like to kiss me? she whispered almost inaudibly, glancing up at him from under her brows, smiling, and almost crying from excitement.
"Well, my Highness would like some oats," declared the horse.
I don't use history to predict the future, like some talisman that lets me pick winning lottery numbers (don't I wish).
The youth may build or plant or sail, only let him not be hindered from doing that which he tells me he would like to do.
He was sitting on the seat the old prince used to like to sit on, and beside him strips of bast were hanging on the broken and withered branch of a magnolia.
"Does the dama-fruit grow on a low bush, and look something like a peach?" asked the Wizard.
He took something like an oarlock from his pocket and fastened it to the stern of the boat; then with a paddle which worked in this oarlock one of the boys could guide the boat while the other turned the paddle wheels.
But in some ways, it's like antique furniture.
So the salesperson says, "If you like that suit, then come over here and try this one from Ralph Lauren."
We read together, "As You Like It," Burke's "Speech on Conciliation with America," and Macaulay's "Life of Samuel Johnson."
Umm. Well, I think something like 50% of marriages fail - maybe more.
You're not like him, and I'm glad.
"I should like to learn to do that--oh, ever so much!" he answered.
It simply wasn't like him to be rude like that.
They said that a bright boy like George would not long be a common sailor.
"Love is something like the clouds that were in the sky before the sun came out," she replied.
It looks just like her!
Probably I should not consciously and deliberately forsake my particular calling to do the good which society demands of me, to save the universe from annihilation; and I believe that a like but infinitely greater steadfastness elsewhere is all that now preserves it.
Natasha did not like the visitor's tone of condescension to childish things.
When I get my thoughts arranged in good order I do not like to have anything upset them or throw them into confusion.
The vase had a very small neck, and spread out at the top like a bowl.
The poet Whittier has written a poem about him, which you will like to hear.
All around him were the cows of the abbey, some chewing their cuds, and others like their master quietly sleeping.
Yes, I am, but please don't let us do like that....
Once more something whistled, but this time quite close, swooping downwards like a little bird; a flame flashed in the middle of the street, something exploded, and the street was shrouded in smoke.
Some of this dust was kneaded by the feet and wheels, while the rest rose and hung like a cloud over the troops, settling in eyes, ears, hair, and nostrils, and worst of all in the lungs of the men and beasts as they moved along that road.
But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
The old man was still sitting in the ornamental garden, like a fly impassive on the face of a loved one who is dead, tapping the last on which he was making the bast shoe, and two little girls, running out from the hot house carrying in their skirts plums they had plucked from the trees there, came upon Prince Andrew.
He was going to like the clothes she bought for the trip.
That's more like it.
If it had been for both of them, they would have invited some of her friends - like Katie and Bill.
The top of the buggy caught the air like a parachute or an umbrella filled with wind, and held them back so that they floated downward with a gentle motion that was not so very disagreeable to bear.
Here one side of the mountain had a great hole in it, like the mouth of a cavern, and the stairs stopped at the near edge of the floor and commenced ascending again at the opposite edge.
"They seem like open-work," remarked the boy, gazing intently.
But I would like very much a blue hair-ribbon.
The tops of their heads had no hair, but were carved into a variety of fantastic shapes, some having a row of points or balls around the top, others designs resembling flowers or vegetables, and still others having squares that looked like waffles cut criss-cross on their heads.
The Wizard raised one of his revolvers and fired into the throng of his enemies, and the shot resounded like a clap of thunder in that silent place.
"Your friends sound like a menagerie," remarked Zeb, uneasily.
"Oh, I cannot hope ever to be like you," sighed the Sawhorse.
One was an enormous Lion with clear, intelligent eyes, a tawney mane bushy and well kept, and a body like yellow plush.
How would you like to live with me, Giotto?
Although his father was a king, Cyrus was brought up like the son of a common man.
You may believe the story that you like best.
Once that is achieved, the sort of event that will happen is: You will be online to order, say, a replacement water filter, and the suggestion engine will propose that along with the filter, you might like to buy ... a pogo stick.
I find in one of them, a letter to Mr. Anagnos, dated September 29, 1891, words and sentiments exactly like those of the book.
It was evident that he did not like the vicomte and was aiming his remarks at him, though without looking at him.
They're cold and flabby, like cabbages, in spite of their prettiness.
He was very proud to think of this, and he wished that he might grow up to be like them.
"But I should like to know the story which this book tells," said Alfred.
One was black as ebony, with little bunches of fuzzy hair tied with shoestrings sticking out all over her head like corkscrews.
"Routed up the earth like a pig," said another.
It is like my car.
Will people like it?
When you look at a product on one of its web pages, Amazon suggests other products you might like as well.
The truth is, I like your companionship - and I'd like my parents to meet one of my best friends.
It was beginning to sound like fun.
You'll like it, just wait and see.
That sounds like your kind of logic - always thinking of the other person first.
I'd like to have your reputation.
What was the house like?
It looks like it might get bad.
But if I'm supposed to avoid the subject, don't act like I'm in the middle of some deceitful act when I try.
I hope you like it.
I don't think you could find anything I wouldn't like.
"It looks just like her, doesn't it?" she said.
He was not strong enough to work on the farm like his brothers; but he loved books and study.
"Well, truly," said Cyrus, "I do not like him.
"I wonder why we didn't think of something like that long ago," said his father.
Almost anybody could rig up an old boat like that.
So he sat there trembling and afraid; for he was a timid, bashful man and did not like to be noticed.
All who reach old age must lose their strength and become like him, feeble and gray.
"I am sorry if you do not like it," said Jacquot.
"Is she like our mother?" asked Chariot.
It's feminine enough, but it looks like something grandma would wear.
"I like this," he said, zipping it up.
Señor Medena eyed Carmen thoughtfully, but like Alex, there was no way of knowing what was on his mind.
"I'm not like him," Alex stated firmly.
Yeah, I think it's more like a miniature rodeo.
The advisors of the Princess did not like this test; but she commanded them to step into the flame and one by one they did so, and were scorched so badly that the air was soon filled with an odor like that of baked potatoes.
"Tastes differ," murmured the dragonette, slowly drooping its scaley eyelids over its yellow eyes, until they looked like half-moons.
Ozma has it; for its powers won't work in a common, ordinary country like the United States.
You're sure to like Billina, when you know her, asserted Dorothy.
He wrote "The Village Blacksmith," "The Children's Hour," and many other beautiful pieces which you will like to read and remember.
"How I should like to meet that wolf," said little Gilbert.
They admired the book very much, for they had never seen anything like it.
Do I look like the wisest of the wise?
From that vantage point, if you had tried to look fifty years ahead to what the world would be like in the year 2500 BC, you would have expected very little change.
I refer to history extensively in these pages because I believe historical people are exactly like us, only in different circumstances.
The 1920s to 1950s renderings of what people thought the future would look like are full of things like personal jetpacks and flying cars.
It was like the Olympic torch in antiquity: All it took was one guy carrying the torch to slip in the mud and the entire chain was broken.
You treat me like an invalid or a child.
Did you behave like that six months ago?
She feared for her brother who was in it, was horrified by and amazed at the strange cruelty that impels men to kill one another, but she did not understand the significance of this war, which seemed to her like all previous wars.
Through the streets soldiers in various uniforms walked or ran confusedly in different directions like ants from a ruined ant-hill.
All this naked white human flesh, laughing and shrieking, floundered about in that dirty pool like carp stuffed into a watering can, and the suggestion of merriment in that floundering mass rendered it specially pathetic.
You like horses, yes?
I know they don't like me.
Yes. But I like taking care of my children.
I don't like it when you're rough like that.
I'd like to get home again, I'm sure.
Crack! crash! bang! went his iron-shod hoofs against the wooden bodies of the Gargoyles, and they were battered right and left with such force that they scattered like straws in the wind.
But a rickety wooden thing like you has no right to be alive.
The cab-horse was about to reply when suddenly he gave a start and a neigh of terror and stood trembling like a leaf.
Then try to tell what it is, what it is like, what it is good for, and what is done with it.
I do not remember what they all were; but I do know that mother, father, sister, teacher were among them--words that were to make the world blossom for me, "like Aaron's rod, with flowers."
I sat there for a long, long time, feeling like a fairy on a rosy cloud.
Our moulting season, like that of the fowls, must be a crisis in our lives.
"I should like," said the vicomte, "to ask how monsieur explains the 18th Brumaire; was not that an imposture?
It was a swindle, and not at all like the conduct of a great man!
You are the first and only one to whom I mention this, because I like you.
Tears filled the thin man's eyes, and the fat otkupshchik sobbed outright like a child and kept repeating:
"They look like doorways," said Dorothy; "only there are no stairs to get to them."
Examining history is not like gazing into some fantasy crystal ball, where what we see is prophetic in detail.
Nothing exists that even remotely looks like Twitter before the Internet.
As I write this, something like fifty million blogs and billions of blog posts are online.
In the days that followed I learned to spell in this uncomprehending way a great many words, among them pin, hat, cup and a few verbs like sit, stand and walk.
I took my "Reader for Beginners" and hunted for the words I knew; when I found them my joy was like that of a game of hide-and-seek.
We don garment after garment, as if we grew like exogenous plants by addition without.
I don't like him, she added in a tone admitting of no rejoinder and raising her eyebrows.
"How evidently he belongs to the best society," said she to a third; and the vicomte was served up to the company in the choicest and most advantageous style, like a well-garnished joint of roast beef on a hot dish.
But, except for these fleeting memories, if, indeed, they be memories, it all seems very unreal, like a nightmare.
From the garden it looked like an arbour.
He had indicated enough times that he would like to see her in something a little more feminine and fashionable.
Like father, like son.
Christmas was only a few days away, and yet it didn't seem like Christmas.
But then, a party didn't seem like something Señor Medena would plan.
A friend, certainly, but their relationship was also romantic so best friend didn't seem like a good description.
I feel like we're drifting apart here.
The way he acted tonight was a little too much like he did when he came home from the hospital.
He didn't sound like he had a cold.
At the time she had thought Dulce was annoyed because she didn't like the punch.
That's unusual, I know, but we both like it that way.
Maybe, but how else would you explain things like this?
More like Dulce has been talking to me.
It's a reality - like morning sickness.
He was fallible like everyone else.
Was that why she looked like she was going to cry?
It's not like that at all.
It didn't seem like Christmas.
He had never mentioned what Christmas had been like at his home.
I guess my life isn't very interesting to other people, but Alex and I like the way we live.
Alondra and Felipa were watching her intently, and even Señor Medena seemed to be interested in what their life was like at home.
At the moment he looked so much like Alex.
Some day maybe I will find someone like Alex.
Like Alex, it was impossible to guess what was going on in his mind by the expression on his face.
All right, but I don't like being kept in the dark about all this.
Whether we want to admit it or not, we all wish everyone would like us.
Something about it looked warm and cozy - like home.
You like it, yes?
The table and chairs were made of a dark rich wood, and the tiles on the floor looked like polished bricks.
I really like the look of wood - especially when it looks this graceful.
Still, you like it, yes?
"You would like to see the patio?" he continued, as if nothing had happened.
He'd be following shortly, trying to make it look like he was the injured party.
He was making noises like his father was the one he didn't trust, but it wasn't that simple.
What have you two been arguing about, and why did you kiss your brother like that?
Right now she'd like to kiss those smooth lips - and she might if she didn't know where they'd been last.
You look cute like that.
Felipa looked like she wanted to eat the words.
It seemed like only a few seconds before the uncomfortable feeling became nausea.
After what seemed like a short wait, they boarded another plane.
The aroma of cologne surrounded him and his breath smelled like he had recently brushed his teeth.
I pretend like I know what's right and wrong, but I don't.
Alex didn't like any kind of discord, which generally meant that she shouldn't contest anything he said or did.
Alex was secretive and he did like to be in control.
Alex is a lot like his father in some ways.
He's a lot like his father - in a LOT of ways, but don't tell him that.
Considering her own feelings about Alex, and the fact that he was a lot like his father, it wasn't hard to imagine that his mother never got over Señor Medena.
He came back from a trip down there one time and was upset because he said Uncle Fabrice treated him like a dunce in front of customers.
I guess because I like cooking.
It seemed like hours in the emergency room before the diagnosis.
Her eyes were bloodshot but otherwise she looked pale lying on the sheets like a limp doll.
She sobbed and begged them to let her out until Carmen felt like her heart was being brutally wrenched from her body.
His red shock of hair stood up like a flame as he glared down at her.
Destiny coughed and sat up with a wale that sounded more like a broken growl.
I think maybe she would like this, yes?
Partly because of the way he worded things, but mostly because he tried to mask his emotions - like Alex.
Another way he was like Alex.
It seemed like forever.
That sounds like her fever finally broke.
If it's something we simply can't afford, that's one thing, but we should be encouraging things like this, Alex.
March came in like a lion with a snow storm.
It looked like she was pregnant.
"It isn't the first skunk I've seen around here," Carmen said, "but it's the first time I saw one acting like that.
You spring something on me and then you just shut me out - like what I feel isn't important.
I feel like... sometimes I'm afraid I'm holding you back.
That didn't sound like Alex.
Alex didn't like highly spiced food, so she decided to bake Cornish game hens for the base of the meal.
When Destiny wanted to wear a ring like mommy, Carmen tied a yellow ribbon around her finger and made a bow of it on the top.
Would you like to play a game?
He would simply evade the question - like he did in Texas.
He's treating you like he did me.
You're trying to live like your parents, Carmen.
I don't deserve someone like you.
"Don't talk like that," she said gently.
It makes me feel small when you keep things from me - like you don't trust me, or you think I'm not mature enough to handle it.
I like our relationship.
Well, I like that.
For a moment he gazed down at her, his expression much like the trapped fox in the hen house.
When Alex approached Carmen about giving Tessa some money, she said it was up to him, but keep in mind that the issue could have been something like drugs.
Like two bull Elk, they were each so focused on pushing the other back that they had forgotten anyone else existed.
What felt good a minute ago now sounded like suicide.
He doesn't like the feeding tube.
It felt like a sudden and painful swelling.
He's so beautiful - just like his daddy.
Just like his daddy.
I didn't know it would be like this.
I would like small children to be there.
They would like to have such a life.
Not like I wanted to take him away from the man who had been a Dad to him.
Even the way she wore her hair, with those braids wrapped around the top of her head like a crown and the long shiny blond curls falling around her shoulders and down her back – she wasn't simply beautiful.
Yet he was arrested last week for selling drugs to kids like little Nicholas over there?
The idea of talking to her again was unsettling enough, but to tell her something like this?
He'd like to believe in good and the happy-ever-after, but that innocence could never be retrieved.
It was a moment that lay in her stomach like a week-long hunger, regardless of the fact that they had been gone only minutes.
Howard was a good ten years older and had far more important things on his mind – like his new position as partner at the law firm.
That car didn't look like much even when it was clean, but it was reliable.
It was like Mom not to ask for help.
Maybe Nick and Angela would like to go with her to visit the old place in the mountains after she graduated.
Her head felt like it could float off her body.
Howard dropped her hand like it was a hot coal.
Lisa stared at him, fragments of the night before slowly fitting together like a jigsaw puzzle.
And yet the numbness hung over her like a thick fog.
"I like being here with you," she insisted.
It was like Allen to think only of himself.
Right now it was like being the last person on earth.
The rear end of the car danced sideways, bouncing like a horse kicking up its heels.
Connie was a friend like that.
But after what you've been through, I guess it would seem like a picnic.
He didn't look like a rich man, but then, what did a rich man look like?
It looks like I'll have to accept your invitation to spend the night, but I'll pay you as soon as I get my things.
Sarah's gentle voice was so much like the mother she lost.
He was right, of course, but his harsh words were like salt on a raw wound.
Like an Avon notice on a doorknob, the tracks in the mud were proof of an unobserved visit.
After what seemed like hours of traveling down trails that were little more than rockslides, Giddon stopped the ATV and shut off the engine.
You must like seclusion.
Geez. Looks like it's been hit by a locomotive.
Were his comments genuine, or simply a way to get her to like him?
Living in that house and using the pool would be like a summer vacation, not a job.
It was like Connie to spend as little time on the telephone as possible.
His mother lives there with him, so it's not like we'd be all alone out there.
It sounded like a good chance to get away from this house and the memories for a while.
Yet, there was something about him that attracted her like a June bug to a light bulb.
I like doing things for myself.
"Like spun gold," he said softly tossing it across her shoulder, where it poised and then bounced down her back.
His moods came and went like summer storms.
Like Dracula, he was putting her under his spell again.
Like taking a job at the home of a stranger?
"Like dating Allen," he said sternly.
It looked like the envelope the man in the black car had given him.
I like it here.
"I happen to like walking in the woods," she responded tersely.
You looked like a scared school girl out there when I found you.
"Well," Sarah amended, "I don't know that much about bears and things like that.
When she didn't get her way, she'd cry and act like she was afraid of him.
Probably nothing like what was on her imaginative mind.
He was actually asking her out... like on a real date?
Do you suppose this is what it looked like when the first settlers found it?
His touch was like an electric shock, forcing her heart to pound.
I wish you'd stop acting like I had a thousand guys on the string.
I wasn't suggesting anything like that.
Would you like to come take a look at it?
He didn't like a police officer there – or her leaving with him, but what could he say?
How do you like your job?
"I like it," she said instantly.
"You don't like it," he said.
I like the car.
But I don't like the way I've been treating you.
I take it you didn't like the car.
I like to get you going, just to see what you'll say next.
All else aside, would she want to marry a man like Yancey – so moody and secretive?
The night air was chilly on her bare arms and she shivered involuntarily, annoyed at herself because it looked like an obvious ploy.
You just have to act like you already know it.
It's an easy job, like I expected.
I feel like I just started living again.
Things are coming to me like waking from a nightmare.
Maybe she could act like she didn't notice it was him.
Whatever his thoughts, they were interrupted when Tammy sped into his arms like a bullet.
But then, it was like him not to reveal his thoughts or concerns – unless the mood hit him.
It sounded more like something a woman would think of.
Maybe he didn't like to walk, but he was certainly good at it – and capable of stealth.
I think it's something about my body chemistry that they don't like.
Maybe that was the attraction she felt for people like Yancey and Allen.
I don't like you being up there alone.
Well, it doesn't look like you're all that scared of me right now.
If you don't like the weather, hang around until this afternoon.
His eyes were like burning balls of fire.
It isn't what it looks like.
I knew he was capable of something like this.
So did I. Maybe you feel like we both betrayed your trust.
I like the way you say thank you.
Dropping it now would be like losing another friend.
Her pulse pounded like a drum in her ears.
The odor was strong, almost pungent, like... that was it, clay!
Difficult as it was to believe he was involved in something like this, it was even harder to believe he had no interest in her.
If he was angry, he certainly wasn't acting like he usually did.
She used the same suit cases when she came and she had the same clothes, but it didn't look like there was enough room to put it all in.
You don't like being deceived.
Is it the danger you like so much?
I feel like such a fool.
I don't like publicity and I didn't want to subject my family to it either.
When I saw you standing there in the road, so beautiful, your hair flowing around you like morning mist, I couldn't let you walk away.
Tucked into the braids were delicate flowers that circled her head like a golden crown.
I didn't think I had a chance of getting someone like you to sit for me.
Well, yes I do, but I don't know why I gave in to temptation at a time like that.
She didn't act like she was afraid of him.
She acted like she was trying to protect him.
He sold his first painting at age fifteen – something like $17,000.
She didn't want to believe he was doing something like that, but it was fresh on her mind that the unthinkable actually does happen.
Brandon stood, his tall form unfolding like an accordion until he towered over her again.
You're beginning to sound like Brandon.
It looks like a storeroom for HP.
Ever since Michael discovered that Brandon lives here, he's followed me around like a puppy.
It wasn't like he was such a fine catch, either.
With her own bedroom came responsibilities – things like not waking up anyone else.
Why Michael wasn't following her like all the other guys was beyond Adrienne's comprehension.
Maybe he didn't like competition.
How would you like to be my date?
"You look like the cat that swallowed the canary," he said, giving her a puzzled look.
I'll take their stupid pills, but I'm going to eat what I like.
Fried chicken, gravy, biscuits - did they eat like this all the time?
You're probably not used to eating like this, but when you're cooking for men...
You've never seen the like.
It served him right, sitting there like that with barely a word in her defense.
The old house groaned with each gust of wind, but it felt like a happy house.
Like her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Marsh had the kind of marriage she would like to have some day – happy.
You might have said something in my defense last night, instead of sitting there like a lump on a log.
You lay the reins against one side of his neck, like this.
They exchanged knowing glances, and treated her like a lost dog.
It isn't like we're little kids, you know.
You mean like a date?
You mean like a real date?
At first she was too stunned to respond, and then passion hit her like the fiery breath of a dragon.
She tried her voice once before she managed to speak, and even then the voice didn't sound like her own.
It's not like I'm asking you to run away with me.
I know how you like to scrutinize a thing to death.
You're just like your father.
The warmth of his muscular chest was like a magnet.
Look. If I went up there, he'd think just like you are.
They should have waited until after school was out, like she had suggested.
I should have gone this morning, like I planned.
A quick look revealed the speedometer was nearing the ninety mark - or did it merely look like it from her seat?
Mrs. Marsh sat in a chair opposite Adrienne, hunched over like an old woman.
It simply wasn't like Rachel to talk that way.
Like he said; he only has one mother, and he can finish his schooling later.
He looked like a rancher in his faded denim jeans and plaid shirt.
It seems like years since I saw you last.
Don't start acting like it was all my idea.
You sure seemed like a willing participant for a while there.
You like this ranch, you said so.
They all didn't understand that she couldn't simply run out and get a job like she had in Tulsa.
A little like heaven.
It did sound like an interesting job, and she wasn't likely to see Brandon anyway.
She knew some students like that, but none would be found in their apartment.
It sounded more like a statement than a question anyway.
Miss Clara chuckled like a mother hen.
Last time we talked, you sounded like you never wanted to see me again.
Ridges of sparkling white sand surrounded the camp like a sleeping dragon, soaking heat from the sun - resting now so it could spit its fiery breath at them later in the day.
It looks like we've got company.
A woman your age ought to be looking for a husband – or already married, not chasing all over creation in pants, trying to act like a man.
"I wouldn't think of acting like a man," she answered flippantly.
You mean like cooking?
Maybe Pete didn't like your cooking.
She ignored his implication that women should be punished like children.
If we all treated you like one of the guys, wouldn't you be a little disappointed?
She's got a sharp tongue, but she could make shoe soles taste like fine steak.
Pete's gravely voice cut through her thoughts like sand on a frying pan.
Looked like a hunting party of fifteen or twenty.
He was like a grandfather to her.
Sounds like a good job for a woman, doesn't it?
I don't mind, but I'd like to know my efforts are appreciated.
If you want me to cook them, you'd better clean them up so they don't look like snakes.
If I had a horse like you I wouldn't drag him out in this awful desert.
I like to watch them move and listen to them - I even like the way they smell.
Under other circumstances, she might have enjoyed having the upper hand, but right now she didn't feel much like playing games.
It's not what it looks like, Davis.
The single word spoken by Davis held a tone that silenced Royce like a slap to the mouth.
Maybe not if we look like we're prepared.
He's not the kind to leave at a time like this.
The sand lay white around them like a blanket of snow.
They'd think we burned the supplies, like you said.
I like the idea of burying the supplies, but I don't think the Indians would be fooled if we buried everything – even if we could.
Maybe you'd like to stick around here for a while to see if they show up.
That looked like a mighty cozy situation.
The white sand blowing around looked like a Texas blizzard.
Sure, there were other places to live, but nothing would be like the valley where she had spent her childhood.
But once her father was like that.
Was this what it would be like to be married to him - waking every morning to a feeling of security?
Because we tempt men to evil, like Eve did Adam?
He helped her up and she tried to stand, but her legs felt like rubber.
Her legs felt like posts, but she drug one foot in front of another until the ground under her feet seemed to change.
Her groggy mind registered the fact that they would no longer leave a trail like a slug.
As much as she would like to have offered to walk while he rode, she knew they would cover ground faster if she rode and he walked.
Act like nothing is wrong.
The heat settled around them like a hot breath.
After what seemed like hours, but probably wasn't more than thirty minutes in the hot sun, Bordeaux stood.
Fortunately, breakfast was nothing like she imagined.
It actually tasted like tea.
The feather mattress held her like a soft cloud.
Bordeaux wasn't like her father, and it wasn't fair to keep comparing them.
When you ran off like that, I didn't know what to think.
That's why I always wind up in places like this.
She wanted to tell him how much he was like her father.
It looks like he has other plans.
She had nearly married a man just like her father.
What was it like, traveling across the desert?
She wanted to hate Bordeaux for what he had done, but like a shameless hussy, she still longed to hear his voice - feel his touch.
Only she wasn't going to lie down and give up like her mother.
It's about time you stopped acting like a child and...
Daddy says I look just like Mom.
They could argue like this all afternoon.
Cassie, I've never met a woman like you in my entire life.
I never would have believed he would run off and leave us like that.
I never met your mother, but if she was anything like you, I reckon he thought she'd do just that.
It looks like a fine place to raise children.
Maybe love was like that.
I'd like to talk to you.
Do you like working here?
It looks like something out of a horror movie.
You make him sound like an old lecher.
I didn't grow up around here like you, and I don't intend to spend the rest of my life working at the diner.
He's almost thirty - like me.
It sounds like you've got a case on him.
It sounds like you've already made up your mind.
People are starting to wonder if you don't like them.
Kind of like you.
It sounds like he's a respectable person who likes to keep to his self.
I take it you don't like cats.
Actually, her legs felt like stumps and her groin muscles were knotted with pain.
It looked like a Rainbow Trout.
Like the way his broad shoulders swayed so gracefully with each step as he strode to the corral - or the way he lounged in a doorway, coffee in one hand, one long leg thrown carelessly over the other.
Was it normal to have sudden flashing questions like... what would it be like to kiss him?
Was he trying to tell her she was acting like a fool?
Either she had never seen him angry or he had cleverly concealed it - like every other emotion.
Do you like flowers?
If you'd like, I'll bring a few home sometime.
I always did like this house.
Cindy, how would you like to do some redecorating for me?
I didn't mean to sound like some kind of authority on the subject.
What if he didn't like it after she was done?
But what if you don't like it?
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