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  • The little man shook his bald head.

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  • You're going to have a little brother or sister.

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  • You're going a little fast.

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  • He was quite an old little man and his head was long and entirely bald.

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  • Maybe you are having a little water gain, but you look great.

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  • The little man looked toward her and seemed as much surprised as she was.

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  • The little boy was unconscious.

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  • A little girl is missing.

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  • Yet he was arrested last week for selling drugs to kids like little Nicholas over there?

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  • Maybe a little time to yourself is a good idea.

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  • Howie relaxed a little.

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  • Maybe he felt excluded - or maybe he simply needed a little encouragement.

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  • I should get rid of this and buy something a little more feminine.

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  • Of course, the little red truck Dad had been drooling over.

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  • The storm has blown two of the little ones out of the nest.

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  • Can you hold lunch for a little bit?

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  • The little girl stood still to watch until the train had disappeared around a curve; then she turned to see where she was.

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  • How long is this going to be your dirty little secret?

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  • They needed to gain a little weight before they would be released from the hospital, though.

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  • I'll prepare little Natalie.

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  • He was only a little more weather-beaten than when I saw him last.

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  • And what little they have promised they will not perform!

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  • Princess Mary spent half of every day with little Nicholas, watching his lessons, teaching him Russian and music herself, and talking to Dessalles; the rest of the day she spent over her books, with her old nurse, or with "God's folk" who sometimes came by the back door to see her.

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  • Alex had directed the little he said to her only.

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  • It's a little early, but twins tend to have their own schedule.

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  • The blue skirt and sweater were a little dressy for jail, but they'd no doubt give her some fashionable stripes to wear anyway.

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  • As the little Wizard turned to follow them he felt a hot breath against his cheek and heard a low, fierce growl.

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  • In the end, our fundamental challenge is to become better individuals, and technology offers little help on that front; it is up to each one of us to solve that for ourselves.

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  • Once this ball gets rolling, it will speed up and, because of it, we will all wake up each morning with a little extra spring in our step and sparkle in our eye.

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  • 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.

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  • The little girl was adorable in a Shirley Temple kind of way.

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  • Noticing that the light was growing dim he picked up his nine piglets, patted each one lovingly on its fat little head, and placed them carefully in his inside pocket.

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  • Cade's tone was a little startled and a lot amused.

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  • I was born on June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia, a little town of northern Alabama.

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  • The little porch was hidden from view by a screen of yellow roses and Southern smilax.

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  • The family consisted of my father and mother, two older half-brothers, and, afterward, a little sister, Mildred.

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  • However, if one designs to construct a dwelling-house, it behooves him to exercise a little Yankee shrewdness, lest after all he find himself in a workhouse, a labyrinth without a clue, a museum, an almshouse, a prison, or a splendid mausoleum instead.

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  • The little princess went round the table with quick, short, swaying steps, her workbag on her arm, and gaily spreading out her dress sat down on a sofa near the silver samovar, as if all she was doing was a pleasure to herself and to all around her.

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  • He also had little sleep, as much from partying with the temporarily affluent Mrs. Worthington as concern over Martha's cross country flight from the law.

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  • It did sound as if the Dawkins boys' temporary peace had come to an end, but Dean paid little heed to the raised voices.

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  • But there was the little problem of the pack of cigarettes Martha clearly described as being with the bones in the Lucky Pup Mine.

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  • 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.

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  • The Keller homestead, where the family lived, was a few steps from our little rose-bower.

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  • I'll be back in a little while, sweetheart.

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  • Maybe they were both a little wrong... and a little right.

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  • While he was away Princess Mary, Dessalles, Mademoiselle Bourienne, and even little Nicholas exchanged looks in silence.

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  • The larger bell was muffled and the little bells on the harness stuffed with paper.

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  • His satellites--the senior clerk, a countinghouse clerk, a scullery maid, a cook, two old women, a little pageboy, the coachman, and various domestic serfs--were seeing him off.

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  • But you need to pamper yourself a little.

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  • I was a little surprised at the invitation.

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  • Are you blaming a little boy for what his mother did?

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  • I guess the evening was a little cold?

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  • Let's try a little of this.

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  • I'll be fine after we rest for a little bit.

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  • She was little more than half-done and already he thought it was too much?

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  • You're being a good little girl.

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  • Martha showed little interest and had said hardly a word.

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  • He hates your guts big time—your little wife, too.

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  • Next came the little nose.

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  • Then a little man jumped out of the basket, took off his tall hat, and bowed very gracefully to the crowd of Mangaboos around him.

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  • But these sounds were hardly heard in comparison with the noise of the firing outside the town and attracted little attention from the inhabitants.

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  • Alex sat up and leaned over her, speaking softy in a voice that was little more than a whisper.

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  • She was getting a little dehydrated, so they were speeding up the IV.

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  • Destiny was a little lady, waiting until he came into the kitchen before plowing into him.

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  • It was like Connie to spend as little time on the telephone as possible.

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  • His expression sobered and the blue eyes lost a little of their warmth.

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  • She glanced around, a little disoriented.

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  • A little fresh air might clear some of the cobwebs.

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  • I looked up Andy Gordon and found lots of pictures of his paintings, but no pictures of him, and very little information about him.

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  • She was the one who had become serious - and with little encouragement on his part.

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  • He held her without speaking, probably sensing there was little he could say to make her feel better.

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  • With no shade, there was little chance for rest.

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  • We're close enough, and our camp sight will give us a little protection from the coming storm.

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  • With a little effort she located a canteen.

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  • She had a little money to buy another place.

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  • He gave that little twisted smile again.

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  • It does sound a little eccentric, doesn't it?

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  • But aren't you a little concerned about what people will say?

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  • Come on and I'll show you around a little before I turn in.

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  • They rode through the herd, which paid little attention to their passage.

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  • I'm trying to get everything caught up so I can spend a little time with Claudette.

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  • Little things like the way you took in that stupid cat.

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  • He was a man who said little, but felt a lot.

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  • He was; maybe a little upset.

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  • There was little interest in another round of Monopoly.

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  • Little conversation took place as each of us kept our thoughts to ourselves.

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  • There was little sound from the kitchen as well.

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  • We'd spent little quality time together.

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  • As I parked in my barn, the beautiful little girl I've dreamt about began to squirm and awaken.

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  • It's the little things that count.

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  • Destiny's little fingers wiggled on Carmen's ribs and she laughed.

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  • Glancing around to make sure Destiny was still safely in the little pen inside the barn, she pulled the phone from its holster on her side and called Alex.

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  • She reached into the cage and, after several foiled attempts, managed to capture one of the little bunnies.

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  • Not so brave anymore, are you, little girl.

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  • While Cynthia began serving breakfast, Edith Shipton emerged, looking as if she'd had little sleep.

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  • Very little would change in this seventy-year stretch of life.

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  • But every now and then there would be a little difference.

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  • It was going to be nice having nothing to do but enjoy their little family for the next two weeks.

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  • How much had he told Señor Medena - or how little?

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  • We're probably all a little hypocritical at times - and we're all sinners, so I hear.

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  • Sit down and I'll fill you in a little.

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  • Natalie needed little encouragement - or maybe it was because Carmen was a little more relaxed and experienced.

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  • Little Tammy was so shy and inquisitive.

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  • And yet, its little engine hummed along with a surprising lack of noise.

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  • Then his face engaged in a smile that created little wrinkles around his eyes and grooves in his cheeks.

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  • Are the weeds getting a little high along the drive?

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  • Maybe a little noise would frighten the animal away.

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  • She put the offending foot on the ground, tentatively applying a little weight, clamping a hand over her mouth to stop the cry of pain.

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  • Even she would have had trouble working with something so little, but his big hands dispensed with the job in short order.

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  • Every time he lashes out at you and gets his nails clipped in the process, it erases a little more of that fear.

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  • Yet as the world began to open beyond her little circle, she realized that he had been open about his interest all along.

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  • Well, maybe we both did a little.

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  • She headed for her room and a little rest before supper.

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  • This is a little out of my league.

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  • A little, why don't we go in and I'll make us some coffee?

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  • The smell of coffee brought Yancey back into the room a little later.

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  • A little memory work might be required, but anyone could count from nineteen to twenty.

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  • He glanced at his mother and colored a little.

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  • She finished her breakfast with little conversation and saw Sarah and Tammy off to church.

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  • I kept seeing little Nick's face in the window when they left the house.

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  • And from what – a little kiss?

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  • Well, maybe you should be - a little, anyway.

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  • She bent over and picked it up, discovering that it had a little white powder in the bottom.

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  • Where were you a little while ago?

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  • It was hard to believe sweet little Sarah would be involved with anything so sinister.

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  • When he opened the glove box, I was sure he'd come out with a gun, but he had a little tablet instead.

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  • She watched his retreating back and knew there would be little sleep for her tonight.

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  • I've got a little ranch in Texas.

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  • He grinned, the expression creating little lines around his sparkling blue eyes.

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  • She readied supper, careful to spend as little time in the ring of firelight as possible.

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  • Maybe she could get a little rest while they waited.

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  • Little specks flashed before her eyes.

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  • Little did I know that while you were proposing to me, you were making plans to marry you're little saloon girl.

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  • He wasn't going to give in until she ate a little crow.

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  • I know, and I guess I was deliberately a little evasive because I wanted you to learn to trust me.

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  • The only thing I'm attracted to is his job offer - and the idea of getting out of this gossipy little town.

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  • Little did he know that she wouldn't have left the ranch if her truck had been available.

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  • If I had paid more attention to her and spent a little less time out on the range, she might be alive today.

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  • Does that mean we can't indulge in a little innocent affection now and then?

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  • You said you didn't want any little brats tearing your house up.

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  • Annie was Howie's little sister.

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  • I tried to shush her to little avail.

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  • You even touched it, maybe saw little green men.

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  • There was a little girl of about six or seven playing with a doll on the floor.

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  • Oh, you little ones; be careful and don't talk to strangers!

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  • Up and down the hills, searching and searching but all the little ones are staying inside in this coal-stripped countryside.

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  • I'll try my luck closer to the seashore where the scenery is as fair as the little ones I seek.

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  • On to rural America where the pickings are as fertile as the country side and there's always a trusting little soul willing to help a stranger.

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  • I drive the country roads, humming my tune, my new little pet safely in my hands.

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  • No need to cry on such a pretty day, little one.

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  • It's utterly delightful with all the little school children scurrying about.

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  • Sometimes he has trouble sleeping and it takes very little noise to wake him.

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  • First I must lay my little darling to rest.

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  • You didn't just save little Timothy, Howie.

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  • Now there is one less hunter to compete with me for the precious little ones.

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  • Everyone tried a little conciliation.

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  • Howie offered little and without seeing his facial reaction, I couldn't tell how he stood.

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  • Finally, Howie was able to connect with a recently abducted little girl in Alabama.

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  • We conveyed the meager information to a national tip line, fearing it might be too little too late.

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  • I've chosen the sea shore as the final resting place for my little beauty.

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  • I'm on the road once more with only my memory of sweet little Marcia for company.

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  • I can't concentrate on my little darlings.

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  • She's such a little beauty I can hardly wait for the sun to set.

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  • We accomplished little the rest of the day.

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  • Forget this little exercise ever happened; it won't be repeated.

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  • Little Eric lives with me and is the most important part of my life.

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  • Where can I find you, my next little friend?

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  • My little passenger screamed from the back trunk at the sound of the gun shots but he was already dead.

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  • I'd never drive with my own plates when I'm on the prowl for little people.

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  • Do nothing for the time being but perhaps consider instituting a little misdirection in the future.

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  • I eyed a sporty little number but Betsy, with a family in her radar, opted for a mid-sized compact.

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  • The new canine member of our family was a happy little feller with a fair dose of Cocker Spaniel in his genealogy.

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  • Fortunately the day presented little of our precise criteria.

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  • No sound disturbed Howie and with Martha able to use her special hypnotic-like tone, little time was wasted inducing Howie's sleep state.

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  • Days without refreshing little company to pass the dreary miles.

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  • But first I need company and the affection of a sweet little friend.

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  • If you're concerned my little project might impact your security, don't be alarmed.

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  • She's such a little fraidy cat but I shan't be able to keep her much longer.

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  • Once inside, he found the child sleeping alone in her room; a little princess, he called her.

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  • The man pulled up his mask enough for Howie to see a mustache and glasses but little else.

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  • This time, my sweet little friend will assist me!

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  • We deserve a little privacy, especially Howie; he's under the most pressure.

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  • We had little choice but to wait and see if the weekend presented any answers.

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  • If you tell me every little thing you know or even suspect, I'll just drive away and let you walk down the lane to one of those farm houses we passed.

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  • Debbie Woolrich, age nine, remains in the wind but there's little hope she's alive.

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  • That's how long my little prize remained with me until my darling succumbed to the trials and tribulations of life on the road, with me.

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  • I enjoyed it last September until I became bored; I even had a little friend, as I recall.

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  • My security system is top notch though I've had little need to utilize it.

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  • It's a shame I don't have a little princess to lay to rest along its pristine shore.

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  • A little golf, but that just frustrates me and cost money.

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  • I volunteered to mind the store, so to speak, at least for appearance's sake though there was little to do.

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  • I surely deserve the comfort of a little friend to sooth my troubled mind.

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  • I'll miss her so as she missed her mother whom I was forced to lay to rest before the little lovely was mine.

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  • She's a whoring little gold digger!

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  • She'll love it, with little Claire to play with.

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  • I almost plucked a little beauty from a nearby tent the other night as her parents partied with other campers several yards away.

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  • While Molly was her usual quiet self, and perhaps a little nervous, it was obvious she was excited.

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  • She stood over me, giving me little choice though I dreaded the chore.

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  • I don't know what I mean except I can't stop dreaming of little children, all hurt and bleeding and I don't want to see them because it hurts too much, but I can't block them out!

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  • When it happens, it matters little which was the cause.

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  • I had little doubt Quinn would tell Howie, disrupting his tenuous relationship with Julie.

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  • Over their shoulder I saw Martha leave, with little Claire in her arms.

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  • It's all a little scary but I helped by getting Howie to go to sleep.

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  • She doesn't have to speak; just give you a little security.

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  • Last night we ran a session on the little boy Betsy texted us about.

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  • I just want to sit here a little while.

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  • And remember those three little numbers; 911.

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  • Their house was lonely, and a little scary without them.

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  • I can't imagine not seeing her or holding little Claire again.

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  • I answered with all the right words though I was not just a little annoyed.

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  • I think you and I need to have a little sit-down.

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  • There was a fender bender in the town square that delayed me but I wasted little time racing up the Surry road.

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  • The fascination little visitors were a rare in our neck of the woods.

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  • For everything... for how I handled the police-guy, for making Julie stay just a little bit longer, for chasing off Martha and Quinn...

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  • Maybe he's grown up and changed; God knows I have but back in the day, he was a little piss head, always getting in fights, picking on little kids.

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  • You see, guys who just hunted down women looked down on the children snatchers and the scum that took on little girls thought they were a rank better than the little boy snatchers.

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  • Dropping off this little package was accomplished with no regret as she wouldn't cease screaming her head off keeping my nerves on edge the entire time we were together.

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  • I'm a little tired of making other people's decisions for them.

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  • There is on one to connect me to New Hampshire though this little group who thought they were so clever hiding in that silly business in Keene might suspect that the one they hunted is now hunting them!

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  • I managed to calm myself enough to relate what little I knew of what happened to the people with whom we'd both worked so closely.

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  • Now let's try and locate your wife and the little girl.

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  • A little while and we'll be where no one will find us as we play our games.

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  • I told her when I returned from my preparations in the cabin I'd better find my little angle quiet or she could watch her mother die before her eyes.

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  • He was a little while ago.

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  • Little was said of our clandestine activities of the past year as we simply enjoyed each other's company.

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  • I did a little arithmetic.

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  • But I'm too little to save Jonny.

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  • The Watcher's hand fell away, and his gaze went to the dark side of the bay, where the little girl was already fast asleep.

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  • Her unease grew as they reached a seedy neighborhood outside of Little Havana.

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  • She took the keys a little too quickly.

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  • Still feel a little tired.

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  • You could try a little more not to scare me so much.

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  • He's a little confused.

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  • He had little pity for humanity in general.

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  • He felt sick to his stomach and wondered how Bianca had become so much a part of him in so little time.

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  • She's discovered quite a few annoying little powers of her own while you were gone.

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  • Jule was happy to piss off the little green-eyed troll.

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  • It's a dare, my little friend.

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  • We're gonna have a little talk, then we'll see who gets to kill who.

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  • She walked the length of the wing and felt the feeling fade a little.

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  • But this man, an enemy who had—up until now—wanted to kill her, left her feeling a little less alone.

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  • You're absorbing what little power I have.

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  • They meant little to her, but to Damian, they could mean something.

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  • That little girl did this?

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  • A vamp who could track Others was an invaluable treasure, especially if Charles could also track the sneaky little Watchers.

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  • I hate those little trolls.

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  • I think I'll stay out for a little while.

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  • Jenn thought little of it at the time.

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  • She froze at the sight straight out of her vision—the little boy, Cody, spread-eagled in the street near the storm drain.

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  • Only his undercover agents contained such little information in his database.

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  • Can you expand a little on that statement?

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  • She tightened her grip around him, and he was amused to think of himself as any sort of comfort to anyone, let alone a little human like her.

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  • It's not every day your little brother turns 300K.

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  • He opened the windows, which did little to shed light into the stone room with its masculine, black décor.

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  • The images in her mind were of a little boy dying in the street, of Jake's death, of the deaths of many others.

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  • She's this sexy little thing with beautiful eyes.

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  • This might hurt a little.

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  • From what little she knew about etiquette, she was occupying the seat of the lady of the house.

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  • Oh, ye of little faith, he said into her mind.

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  • A little testy today, aren't we?

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  • Just her little fangs and the odd presence she found subtle but which apparently had a staggering effect on men.

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  • Can I have a little fun first?

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  • I think you do a little.

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  • I did what little I could to assuage my guilt.

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  • What if the silly, innocent, clueless little girl you spent years lying to actually had something that you need to leave here?

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  • Hell has a library, and the librarian has been teaching me about the deities through these little video tutorial things.

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  • Can I have a little time?

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  • It gave her a little bit of peace, knowing she wasn't solely at the mercy of the outlaw.

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  • She was almost angry enough with Wynn to wish he'd stayed here just a little longer.

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  • How is my little fruit bat doing?

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  • David and Cynthia Dean had experienced little success in trying to secure a more formal arrangement for long term custody of Martha, managing only undocumented assignment as temporary foster parents.

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  • Then they'll bounce me to some other place in Denver, like Little Orphan Annie.

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  • He quickened his pace, having little reason to prolong the trip.

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  • Yeah. I guess we went in—a little way— but it wasn't so bad until the flashlight started dimming and I got scared we wouldn't find our way out in the dark.

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  • That takes guts," Dean said, then added with a smile, "So goodie little Cynthia used to get her bum-bum paddled, huh?"

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  • You must have been a really naughty little girl.

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  • Naw. I was a good little soldier, just like now.

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  • She's a sharp little kid.

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  • They knew there was little more they could do or say to console the lonely child.

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  • When he was little, I couldn't chase him away.

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  • I want to stop down and see Jake Weller about Martha's bony little problem.

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  • Only little Lydia—who I understand was Jill-on-the-job and busted you for racing on her first day on duty.

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  • And because some little snot-nose has a vivid imagination, or thinks it's fun to tell whoppers, I'm supposed to go traipsing off in some god-forsaken mine on the taxpayer's expense on a treasure hunt?

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  • Besides, you've got too much on your minds— running for sheriff, little Martha leaving and all—you don't need to hear about the ghosts in my closet.

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  • Seeing as you promised little Martha, I'd best give you a hand.

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  • Dean could do little more than put his arm around her.

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  • You're going to have a little grandchild, that's what you'll have.

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  • He dreamed of bones and babies and lost little girls.

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  • It got me thinking about spreading around the little bit you've got.

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  • But if the little bit I've got's not stopping me from trying to multiply it to something better, how can you be worried about this kid of yours?

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  • If he could hit a little white ball, he'd be a legend in the 'hood!

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  • That, and the little matter of a cookie in the oven of love, which seemed to be taking a back seat in her ire.

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  • Once we have a sheriff's salary coming in, maybe we can add a little to their budget—until they get settled.

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  • I'm a little busy with real law enforcement.

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  • Boys, we're getting a little loud here.

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  • We're putting a lot of trust in what a little ten-year-old girl said, aren't we?

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  • If he did switch them and his little gag came to light, it wouldn't only cost him the election; it would cost him his whole career.

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  • I guess I'm even a little bit excited by the challenge.

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  • She let out a little gasp and clutched her husband's hand.

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  • The auction crowd could wait a little longer for his chauffeuring gig.

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  • The other four trunks displayed like goods—a moth-eaten gorilla suit, two bloody collections of dresses, and an outfit Dean supposed Frankenstein wore when he went out for a little nightlife.

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  • It was like he had a check list of what parents were supposed to do, and he filled in all the little blocks—middle-class home, straight teeth, and a college education—figured that was the extent of his obligations to us.

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  • Then she died and he decided to blow all his dough on little Jenny Radisson.

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  • He asked, just to toss a little more chum in the water, "What happened to your mother?"

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  • Martha, the little girl who originally told us about them, described them differently from what Fitzgerald found.

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  • It's too easy for kids to get liquor and too little else for them to do with their time.

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  • I read all the weekly newspapers and there was no mention of any foul play, but this little ad caught my attention.

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  • It's a little sordid and not undeserved, but I must say, it's plausible.

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  • Dean guessed no male juror would even bother listening to the testimony before giving her anything her little heart desired.

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  • A little girl—a sort-of ward of ours—had an interest in the Lucky Pup Mine.

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  • My, you're being a regular nosy little detective, aren't you?

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  • Not just, 'what are you going to be when you grow up, little girl?'

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  • He must have made quite an impression on little eighteen-year-old Jennifer.

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  • Look, I feel like a fool asking embarrassing questions, especially to someone as kind as you've been, but my wife and I promised a little girl we'd follow up on this.

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  • The entire town wouldn't have been more excited if the New Year's Rose Parade had come to little Ouray.

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  • Cynthia's little shriek of dismay caused Dean to turn.

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  • She reached over, extending her hand to Cynthia, a wide smile on her face and a little kid look that said she was absolutely thrilled at the prospect of the upcoming trip.

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  • Yeah, well, I suppose it's a little tough in the winter.

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  • Jennifer, ignorant to the significance of the second entrance, expressed little interest in the opening.

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  • All we were trying to do is respond to a little girl's wishes and find out the identity of the skeleton she found.

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  • He cast his eyes downward, away from the brightness, and saw little except the ground in front of him.

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  • You're a little light on free time yourself.

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  • There was polite applause, a little less then followed Fitzgerald's words, or so thought Dean.

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  • It was early in the season for the little fellows—they usually stayed outside until the cold weather coaxed them indoors.

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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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  • Maria, ever smiling, joined them at the table, looking from one to the other as they spoke, understanding little but enjoying their company and thrilled with their praise.

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  • Dean poked about while she was gone, but the newly moved-in apartment had little in the way of personal objects.

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  • A little man did all the talking and introductions.

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  • How could you let a little girl be alone with a convicted criminal long enough to be kidnapped?

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  • I had my fun kicking a little butt with the boys, but enough is enough—I have a business to run back home.

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  • Here. This is a little something by way of thanks.

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  • Fred gave the woman a petulant little boy look but then smiled and patted her arm.

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  • Now that you've seen all this, get out and go home to sweet little what's-her name.

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  • He slept little, continuing to regret his lack of action throughout the night.

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  • There had been little enough to celebrate recently.

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  • She gave me a couple of hundred bucks and left me at this bus station in this little town in Illinois—I don't remember the name.

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  • He continued to grope his way forward until the first turn in the tunnel closed off what little light spilled in from the entrance.

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  • But the gun is a little frightening, Dean said.

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  • But then the little girl Martha came forward and changed everything before I had a chance.

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  • Both men felt the old man had probably killed him, but Westlake's brief disclosure was insufficient to pursue the matter and as both men were dead, there was little incentive to do so.

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  • It's a little unnerving.

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  • He cured my human side, brought the deity side back, and joined our souls, she replied a little too quickly.

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  • Tamer had translated them, but they meant little to Gabriel.

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  • Because if she did, she'd lose what little she had left.

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  • There are little tears between the two worlds, and the souls are escaping.

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  • Instead, he reviewed what little he'd learned from Darkyn about the deals Deidre made and the issue of his death-dealers.

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  • I've checked on your little human almost every day to ensure what I planned for her was not altered by Darkyn's bloodlust.

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