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  • Carmen, how long has she had this fever?

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  • And I will be for a very long time.

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  • Señor Medena sat at the head of the long dining table, his three daughters on his left.

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  • For a long time I had no regular lessons.

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  • The other was white, with long golden curls.

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  • Carmen let out a long sigh.

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  • Her step was too long, making contact with his foot.

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  • They sat in a heavy flat-bottomed boat, each holding a long, crooked rod in his hands and eagerly waiting for "a bite."

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  • For a long time he wandered in fear from place to place.

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  • It would be a long journey and a dangerous one.

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  • He sank into the chair and let out a long breath.

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  • Long ago, before Gutenberg, if you wanted to know something, you had to memorize it.

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  • The rest was reduced to firewood long ago.

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  • How long had Morino lived in America?

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  • A long hallway ran across the back of the upstairs, leading to four bedrooms.

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  • I have long wanted to ask you, Andrew, why you have changed so to me?

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  • How long would it take for him to tire of it?

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  • "Alex seems to be doing well," he said after a long pause.

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  • As proud as she was of Jonathan, it was Alex who stayed on her mind for a long time after the phone call.

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  • "How strange!" she exclaimed, drawing a long breath.

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  • For a long time Pierre could not understand, but when he did, he jumped up from the sofa, seized Boris under the elbow in his quick, clumsy way, and, blushing far more than Boris, began to speak with a feeling of mingled shame and vexation.

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  • But we're married - and have been for a long time.

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  • Obviously the long week was taking its toll on him as well.

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  • A long train whistle sounded several times, adding to the dark mood of the evening.

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  • After flipping through a few channels, Carmen decided to take a long bath.

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  • How long are you going to put up with this?

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  • But then, maybe Alondra was one of those people who simply took a long time to warm to strangers.

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  • For a long time his wife begged him to be merciful.

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  • Yes, there it was, all quivering in the warm sunshine, its blossom-laden branches almost touching the long grass.

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  • For a long time I regarded my little sister as an intruder.

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  • The good minister looked at the picture for a long time.

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  • The line was silent for so long that she checked her phone to see if the call had been dropped.

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  • They put her through college and it was her intent to stay with them as long as they needed her.

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  • Perhaps it was the result of long association with the blind.

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  • His lips covered hers in a long warm kiss that left her short of breath.

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  • It was a big horse, tall and bony, with long legs and large knees and feet.

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  • But it is a long time since I have had any sleep, and I'm tired.

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  • These were very numerous, for the place was thickly inhabited, and a large group of the queer people clustered near, gazing sharply upon the strangers who had emerged from the long spiral stairway.

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  • Carmen sat in a chair next to the bed and prepared for a long night.

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  • I know how you must have been overwearied with long hours of watching.

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  • The wooden things wound their long arms around Zeb and the Wizard and held them fast.

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  • Somebody else—actually, a lot of somebody elses—worked really hard for a long time to build the United States and its freedoms.

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  • In the long run men hit only what they aim at.

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  • Midway down the long table on one side sat the grownup young people: Vera beside Berg, and Pierre beside Boris; and on the other side, the children, tutors, and governesses.

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  • Long dark lashes and black curly hair - he had it all.

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  • Before long they neared the Black Pit, where a busy swarm of Mangaboos, headed by their Princess, was engaged in piling up glass rocks before the entrance.

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  • Still, for awhile, the frost fairies did not notice this strange occurrence, for they were down on the grass, so far below the tree-tops that the wonderful shower of treasure was a long time in reaching them; but at last one of them said, Hark!

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  • They had been married almost five years, so... that meant the baby was conceived long before they met - about the time he and Tessa were going to get married.

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  • When I awoke and found that all was dark and still, I suppose I thought it was night, and I must have wondered why day was so long coming.

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  • What is it about them and their lives that made them live so long or so well?

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  • Not long since, a strolling Indian went to sell baskets at the house of a well-known lawyer in my neighborhood.

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  • It was light enough to see a long way in the deserted street and it seemed more like morning or evening than night.

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  • And some years pass during which he plays a pitiful comedy to himself in solitude on his island, justifying his actions by intrigues and lies when the justification is no longer needed, and displaying to the whole world what it was that people had mistaken for strength as long as an unseen hand directed his actions.

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  • Sometimes, but it's a long way to a restaurant and a lot of hassle to go.

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  • Long ago she had learned to ignore the second glances, open stares, and sometimes even suggestive leers of men.

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  • I've tumbled through the air long enough to make me contented on this roof.

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  • "He will not be a wonderful Wizard long," remarked Gwig.

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  • I've been picked over six years, but our family is known to be especially long lived.

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  • But we can't live long in this cavern, that's certain.

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  • Not by a long shot.

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  • The merchant put the gold in a bag of purple silk which he tied to his belt underneath his long cloak.

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  • Alas! what with foddering the cattle and tending the store, we are kept from school too long, and our education is sadly neglected.

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  • Finally he looked down at his lap and let out a long weary sigh.

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  • It must have taken a long time to say good-bye.

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  • For one horrible long moment he was silent.

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  • 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.

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  • She let up on the accelerator long enough to gain control of the vehicle.

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  • "How long do you live, after you are picked?" asked Dorothy.

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  • Their bodies were round, their legs short and thick and their arms extraordinarily long and stout.

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  • The boys wore long hair and striped sweaters and yelled their college yell every other step they took, to the great satisfaction of the populace, which was glad to have this evidence that their lungs were in good condition.

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  • It was not long until the man came with another present.

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  • After this experience it was a long time before I climbed another tree.

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  • I sat there for a long, long time, feeling like a fairy on a rosy cloud.

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  • Dorothy was a little anxious about the success of their trip, for the way Jim arched his long neck and spread out his bony legs as he fluttered and floundered through the air was enough to make anybody nervous.

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  • Long afterward James Hogg said, "I never felt so grateful to any creature below the sun as I did to Sirrah that morning."

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  • But I am sure that it is my duty to stand at my post as long as I live.

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  • He stopped and remained silent for a long time.

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  • "How long did you rule the Emerald City, after I left here?" was the next question.

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  • "But Uncle Henry and Aunt Em need me to help them," she added, "so I can't ever be very long away from the farm in Kansas."

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  • It ran into a narrow cleft which he had not seen before, and then through a long, dark passage which was barely large enough for a man's body.

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  • For a long time Robinson Crusoe was all alone.

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  • "If you live long enough," was the answer.

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  • Before technology and prosperity, virtually everyone spent long hard days scraping together enough calories for themselves and their family to survive.

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  • Everything you saw, that your eyeballs tracked to, how long you looked at it—and not just everything you ever looked at, but your physiological response.

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  • Long ago, almost everyone farmed.

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  • Long term, we will be better off manufacturing our food as opposed to growing it.

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  • There was a time, not so long ago, when almost everyone smoked.

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  • For a long time I was still--I was not thinking of the beads in my lap, but trying to find a meaning for "love" in the light of this new idea.

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  • The small rooms were arranged on each side of a long open hall.

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  • We had hurried through the dish-washing after luncheon, in order that we might have as long an afternoon as possible for the story.

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  • I began to read the Bible long before I could understand it.

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  • I hope you will come to see me soon, and stay a long time.

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  • Not long ago I tried to show her how to build a tower with her blocks.

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  • She had met with the expression Mother Nature in the course of her reading, and for a long time she was in the habit of ascribing to Mother Nature whatever she felt to be beyond the power of man to accomplish.

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  • A long time ago Helen said to me, "I would like to live sixteen hundred years."

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  • Their fears were well founded, for their long absence had alarmed the king, and he had started out to look for his tardy servants, and just as they were all hidden, he came along slowly, looking on all sides for the fairies.

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  • Some I have seen, sixty or a hundred feet long and thirty feet broad....

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  • Still we live meanly, like ants; though the fable tells us that we were long ago changed into men; like pygmies we fight with cranes; it is error upon error, and clout upon clout, and our best virtue has for its occasion a superfluous and evitable wretchedness.

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  • And here's your pay for them! screams the countryman's whistle; timber like long battering-rams going twenty miles an hour against the city's walls, and chairs enough to seat all the weary and heavy-laden that dwell within them.

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  • For the rest of the long afternoon, perhaps, my meditations are interrupted only by the faint rattle of a carriage or team along the distant highway.

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  • If it should continue so long as to cause the seeds to rot in the ground and destroy the potatoes in the low lands, it would still be good for the grass on the uplands, and, being good for the grass, it would be good for me.

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  • After Anna Mikhaylovna had driven off with her son to visit Count Cyril Vladimirovich Bezukhov, Countess Rostova sat for a long time all alone applying her handkerchief to her eyes.

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  • It's a long, long way.

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  • No one spoke for a long time.

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  • She lay for a long time in that position.

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  • It was thought of long ago.

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  • A long sigh escaped her lips as she slid back down under the covers.

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  • How long would these mind games go on?

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  • She glanced down at the long flannel nightgown.

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  • And yet, in a way, waiting this long might have been an advantage.

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  • Surely it didn't take that long to tell him she felt abandoned.

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  • How long did he think he could hide them - or avoid them, for that matter?

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  • She could count his ribs easily where they showed through the skin of his body, and his head was long and seemed altogether too big for him, as if it did not fit.

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  • "But Jim knows his business all right--don't you, Jim?" patting the long nose of the animal.

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  • "How long will it take you to stop my breath?" he asked.

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  • I'd kick out with those long legs and iron-shod hoofs.

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  • That made an extraordinary long hole, as you may imagine, and reached far down into the earth; and, as I leaned over it to try to see to the bottom, I lost my balance and tumbled in.

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  • "Yes," said the soldier; "but I shaved them off long ago, and since then I have risen from a private to be the Chief General of the Royal Armies."

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  • You do not know the relief of brushing away a fly that has bitten you, nor the delight of eating delicious food, nor the satisfaction of drawing a long breath of fresh, pure air.

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  • It was then that the long war, called the Revolutionary War, began.

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  • Behind them followed a long procession of the women of Rome.

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  • For a long time his mother pleaded with him.

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  • One day my teacher and I were returning from a long ramble.

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  • "Why is it so long?" thought Pierre.

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  • We have not met for such a long time... not since we were children.

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  • "How is Uncle Henry?" she enquired, after a pause during which the horse continued to trot with long, regular strides.

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  • Instead, he drew a leathern case from his pocket and took from it several sharp knives, which he joined together, one after another, until they made a long sword.

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  • She's a friend of mine, for I met her in the Land of Ev, not long ago, and went to Oz with her.

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  • Zeb also wanted to see his home, and although he did not find anyone morning for him, the sight of Hugson's Ranch in the picture made him long to get back there.

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  • I am told that while I was still in long dresses I showed many signs of an eager, self-asserting disposition.

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  • So, as you are now too old to wander abroad and work in a circus, I offer you a home here as long as you live.

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  • That's what you get for waiting so long.

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  • Felipa, do not be long.

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  • Felipa pulled the hair up and used combs with amethyst jewels on them, giving the impression of long hair.

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  • It is so slender and long.

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  • Maybe because it had the same theme of wrought iron and ivory as the hacienda - and maybe they had been visiting too long.

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  • In a way, it was hard to believe it had been that long.

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  • What took you so long?

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  • But you haven't been working there all that long.

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  • He walked around to the driver's side, ducking his head as he folded his long frame into the car.

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  • The long drive detoured around several large oak trees before it ended in a circle.

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  • Fayetteville is long distance, but I'll be glad to pay you for the call as soon as I get my things.

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  • It's a long way to drive from Fayetteville, and then they'd have to bring you back in the morning.

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  • She was walking behind him, trying unsuccessfully to keep up with his long strides.

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  • The agonizing memories ruptured to the surface at last, forcing a long overdue reaction.

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  • "This way," he said, and then took off with long strides.

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  • They finally reached the creek, where Giddon stopped long enough to scoop her into his arms.

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  • Better would be a long time coming, but she felt more in control of her emotions.

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  • Not the long deep sobs of earlier, but a cleansing cry.

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  • Giddon eyed her long hair thoughtfully, but said nothing.

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  • There he stretched out his long legs and sipped at the cup of coffee.

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  • Because she hadn't known him long?

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  • His attention left the road long enough to search her face.

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  • It was a long time ago.

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  • It didn't take long for Lisa to adjust to her new job.

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  • Sometimes she imagined a large field of marijuana, but that would have been discovered long ago.

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  • The shadow made her long legs look short.

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  • She had admired his work as long as she could remember.

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  • She would have a sore neck if she stayed that way for long.

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  • He slung the dishtowel over his shoulder and one long step brought him to a point where she was pinned in the corner of the counter.

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  • His long fingers traced her jaw to the hair on the back of her neck.

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  • Anyway, hadn't Giddon said that he wouldn't let anything happen to her as long as she was close to him?

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  • I keep telling him that as long as he gives her money, she'll never get out of trouble, but he just says she's the only sister he has and he has the money.

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  • There used to be houses around here long time ago.

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  • After a long time they came into a clearing on the edge of the mountain.

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  • It's a long story.

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  • You think things over for a long time before you make decisions – even in small matters.

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  • In the truck, on the way home, she was silent a long time.

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  • So what difference did it make who came up with the idea as long as it was a good one?

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  • Those jeans make your legs look so long.

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  • As long as she didn't wind up at that building, her safety was of no real concern.

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  • It's a long way down.

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  • The trail was clear and level ahead of her, so she let her long legs stretch out.

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  • The sun made long shadows of her figure as she walked to the house.

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  • You've been staying with him long enough to know him.

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  • An answer was impossible, even if she could stop coughing long enough.

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  • But words never came to her lips, only long sobs.

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  • How long ago did this happen?

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  • As long as I'm doing what he expects me to do, he'll have doubt.

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  • There was a long pause.

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  • He stared at her long and hard, his expression intent.

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  • Sleuthing mostly, but it didn't take me long to realize that most people give a lot away if you listen and observe profoundly.

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  • He couldn't understand why she would say that when she'd been living in his house so long.

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  • I knew he and Lisa had dated for a long time, and I knew they had a falling out, but I never thought he'd try to hurt her physically.

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  • Closing her eyes for a few precious moments, she breathed deeply and let her breath out in a long, relaxing sigh.

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  • Those hospital corridors are long and the patients are relentless.

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  • It was dark, shiny, thick and long.

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  • Company. It's a long trip.

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  • Following a long drive that consisted of little more than two ruts worn by vehicle tires, they came to the Marsh ranch.

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  • He gazed down at her for a long time.

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  • You have been keeping to yourself too long.

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  • Was she merely a female to hold for the evening - or was this what he had been trying to tell her for so long?

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  • Then they were locked in a passionate embrace, seeking and finding the love they had been pushing aside for so long.

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  • No wonder he had kept his feelings hidden from her for so long.

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  • As long as they weren't sleeping together or disrupting the household, what difference did it make that they were in love?

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  • It's been more than that for a long time - or am I only imagining things?

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  • I let our stupid house rules stand between us for a long time, but I was the one who finally broke them.

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  • They were silent for a long time on the way back.

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  • She wanted to ask him how long he would stay at the ranch, but she couldn't think of a way to word the question that didn't sound insensitive.

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  • I won't keep you long.

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  • It's a long way from Tulsa.

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  • I've been in a rut for a long time.

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  • I'm not against a woman having a job, as long as she sticks to work meant for women.

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  • Before long they would be grown.

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  • Bordeaux slung a long leg around his saddle horn and tucked the glasses into his saddlebag.

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  • She watched him climb stiffly into his wagon and knew a moment of sadness when she remembered that before long she would be leaving and she would never see him again.

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  • It didn't take long to fill a few plates with pancakes.

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  • Bordeaux was the closest thing she'd had to a friend in a long time... other than Pete, of course.

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  • For a long time she lay wide awake with her eyes closed.

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  • She poured sand over the fire and waited long enough to make it appear she had given his invitation consideration.

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  • This is the last water hole for a long time.

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  • Each carrying two canteens, a rifle and a lantern, they started off into the long shadows of the sand dunes.

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  • How long had it been?

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  • His breath warmed the back of her neck with long relaxed puffs.

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  • But she had hesitated long enough to lend him encouragement.

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  • She followed him for miles, trying to keep up with his long strides.

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  • How long would the Indians wait before they realized they had been fooled?

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  • A gray haired woman with long braids and no teeth jerked on Cassie's pants leg.

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  • It wouldn't take long to dry in this heat.

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  • The girl flirted with him under long dark lashes.

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  • With long strides, he started toward her, pushing his way through the crowd.

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  • What took you two so long to get water?

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  • The water wasn't much more than a drip and it took us a long time to fill the canteens.

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  • The long ordeal in the desert was over, but what waited for her now was uncertain.

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  • She needed a good long bath.

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  • She let out a long agonized sigh.

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

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  • After all, they had known and loved each other for a long time.

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  • No, I won't be that long.

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  • I expect she cooled down after a while, but by that time he was long gone.

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  • How long have you been working here?

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  • That's a long way to drive for steak and potatoes.

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  • After a long pause, Mary's voice sounded concerned.

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  • What could have happened so long ago that people still remembered it?

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  • Obviously it had been a long time since she had seen or talked to Mr. Cade.

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  • You may call or have friends over anytime you wish - as long as they don't interfere with your work.

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  • The master bath was tidy, so she left the room and pulled the door shut, breathing a long sigh.

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  • A long oak table graced the center of the room, its ten carved chairs at attention.

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  • The landing paused at the Y of two long hallways.

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  • As she descended the long stairway again, her palm caressed the smooth dark wood of the banisters.

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  • How long has it been snowing?

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  • It's long distance, you know.

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  • When Cade finally stepped through the doorway holding a cup of coffee, her breath escaped in a long sigh.

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  • He was quiet long enough to rouse her interest, and she glanced up to determine the cause of his silence.

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  • As long as you eat what you catch.

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  • How long have we been out?

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  • Is this what you do out here all day long?

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  • Its legs were long and lean and its head was held low, ears erect.

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  • You were the one who thought about it long enough to calculate it out.

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  • 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.

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  • He was silent so long that she decided he wasn't going to answer.

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  • She made her way clumsily through one episode and then watched as his long fingers moved gracefully over the keys.

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  • And tomorrow is a long day.

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  • From her long neck to her slender ankles, Claudette was dainty and feminine.

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  • The evening was long and she was grateful when Cade announced he was going to bed.

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  • You've been around that furry thing so long that you're beginning to look like him.

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  • I was simply hanging upside down too long.

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  • He slammed the mug on the table and stood, crossing the distance between them in two long strides.

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  • It was in her mind to tell Claudette to take a long walk off a short pier, but a cool voice interrupted them at that moment.

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  • For a long time he simply stood there, and when he finally spoke, his voice was controlled.

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  • You've worked all day long.

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  • Mary was silent a long time and then she finally spoke.

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  • Had it been that long since she talked to Mary?

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  • No, I searched a long time before I found each one and I paid dearly.

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  • He paused only long enough to locate her, and then made a straight line for her.

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  • It doesn't take long.

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  • You've had the nursery ready for him a long time.

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  • I'm surprised he waited this long.

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  • Quinn took a long sip on his beer.

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  • The accident did a hell of a job and the long coma and operations further messed him up.

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  • I'd known Martha far too long.

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  • Our search didn't take long.

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  • No. It was far too long ago; before I was born.

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  • In any event, I won't wait so long before I take another.

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  • The women had long skirts and the men overhauls.

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  • He nodded his head and asked how long he slept.

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  • Was she ill long?

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  • California is a long way from West Virginia, Betsy.

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  • I settled in my most comfortable chair and was ready for a long conversation.

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  • I'll tell you what's going on; he read about this place in a book, maybe a long time ago, and now he's dreaming about it.

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  • It's a big city and a long time ago but he saw the White House and said he watched Lincoln eat with two men.

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  • Our visions continued to keep us awake long into the night.

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  • It wasn't long before she found the information.

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  • When I'd stopped for a breath, the woman asked where I was when I witnessed it and why I'd waited so long to call.

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  • Then Howie asked if we'd try to run a session this weekend, long distance, by phone.

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  • Howie was unable to remain sleeping long enough for any success on his last attempt.

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  • I was annoyed at the bickering that followed as it was counterproductive to any chance of long time success.

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  • Alas, I couldn't keep her long as I wished.

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  • As long as Quinn could place Howie in the past, we'd do everything in our power to support the effort.

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  • Martha was unable to get by her natural compassion of the moment and look at a long term goal.

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  • You won't know if the source is male or female, old or young, from the east or west or how long the tips will keep coming.

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  • I'm saddened I can't keep her with me very long.

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  • I've spent a lifetime looking at long term implications.

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  • I only ask that you do as much good for as many people for as long as you can.

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  • Raw fingers plucked at his lengthening hair, his hair piece long since dumped.

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  • I'll have to find a way to keep her for a week or two I've been lonely so long now.

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  • I would have tried to stay with him, but I'd taken so long up until then, I couldn't do it.

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  • When the conversation was over, Betsy hugged me, long and hard.

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  • She was taller than Howie but rail thin and possessed an engaging smile, long blond hair and arresting blue eyes.

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  • I was in the country when I reached under the seat and retrieved a long and sinister knife.

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  • One day, not long ago, I heard something strange.

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  • The details are just now being posted but the murder occurred so long ago, I think it's outside your window.

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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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  • But much as I long for companionship I'm here on business.

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  • Molly O'Malley was a pretty child, easily recognized as Julie's daughter with her long blond hair and beautiful eyes.

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  • Yes, but it happened a long time ago.

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  • Betsy, it's not over by a long shot.

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  • I won't stay in his house long.

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  • For a long time, I just looked at her until she commenced to cry again.

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  • I've just been paddling to keep my head above water my whole life long and sinking down further with every stroke.

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  • This Julie-Howie business can't work, at least not in the long term.

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  • I repeated the promise I'd made Merrill Cooms when he funded us so generously; "Do as much good for as many people for as long as you can."

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  • As long as I'm in the area, perhaps I'll have a chat with the gentleman.

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  • I know it won't last forever but as long as we can, we have to do everything in our power to keep it alive.

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  • She toasted my glass and took a long swallow.

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  • That's the first sensible thing you've said in a long time.

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  • It won't be long now; just a few more details to check.

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  • Lake Erie sits north of Ohio for a long stretch so to get into Canada going east; he'd enter in New York State, around Niagara Falls.

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  • We've talked about it long enough.

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  • Have they been at it long?

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  • I didn't wait long.

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  • I cleaned up a few paper details and left the office for home, driving around town the long way, just to clear my head.

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  • The guy was there so long, Howie came back before he was finished.

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  • "As long as we're here," Quinn said, "Can Betsy get us some leads on missing kids?

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  • I asked, confirming my lack of faith in the couple's long term relationship.

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  • Yeah, and I bet he started a long time ago on his first run.

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  • As long as Martha's flying out, I'll send your clothes with her.

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  • The house sits on a slight rise, at the end of a long driveway and I had never visited at night.

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  • I don't know how long I remained unconscious; probably only a minute or so.

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  • That the power hasn't been off very long.

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  • It was a long conversation with the old gentleman.

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  • I have spent several long minutes creeping about in silence.

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  • I'll not be long.

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  • "I won't take long," she said and was out the door.

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  • Betsy was taking a long time.

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  • Howie, I really feel for you but you've had this problem of not knowing about your past for a long time and you've managed to live with it.

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  • The structure was just under seventy feet long and about twelve feet high; said to be the height designed to accommodate a wagon fully loaded with hay.

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  • He's with one named Julie but I don't know who she is nor do I know not how long they plan to stay.

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  • I've lingered too long in one campground as well.

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  • It's been so long since I've satisfied my cravings and I deserve a reward for my diligence.

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  • He pulled out not long ago; him and the family.

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  • Was he here long?

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  • Even though it will upset the child, I shant take the time to tarry long with the woman.

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  • I couldn't imagine you'd take that long for a dog walk.

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  • We'll only stay long enough to pack up Quinn's equipment and Shanghai Howie back here.

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  • It's pretty long already.

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  • When he hesitated, I added, "I've come a long way."

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  • We've all come a long way, son, but it's how far we've yet to go that concerns me.

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  • That got me wondering about Annie too; she wasn't found for some time and the papers said she wasn't dead that long.

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  • That he was an unlucky jerk and his loss of memory was probably a good thing in the long pull?

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  • As long as I had the phone in my hand, I dialed Dan Brennan.

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  • It was in long term parking at Logan just as you guessed.

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  • The detective gave me a look but said nothing as he led me down a long corridor to a darkened back room.

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  • Frank led me down a long corridor to a large conference room filled with perhaps thirty intent individuals, standing and sitting, some taking notes, others with few buried faces in computer screens.

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  • While I long to have the child alone in my cabin, keeping the two in there would be cumbersome.

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  • I said nothing on the hour long trip in his van.

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  • We never had much luck going back to a specific time that long ago.

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  • I can't afford to have my van exposed for very long.

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  • The boards constituting the top of the bench seem long enough for side of what Molly proposed but sawing the remaining boards for rungs would prove arduous.

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  • I don't know if the sun will shine on a long term relationship but Betsy is pleased to baby sit Molly while the romance dance is orchestrated.

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  • I pondered the meaning long and hard.

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  • A young man cowers and cries, perhaps in memory long after his sister is gone.

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  • I've been clean as long as Jonny.

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  • She appeared as he remembered her the day of her murder: a ten-year-old with long blonde hair, striking blue eyes, and golden skin.

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  • She leaned over the chair and kissed him, a long, slow kiss.

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  • Bianca's new world was tiny and white, the porcelain toilet the only chair and the tub the only place long enough for her to lie down.

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  • "If I didn't love you, you'd be dead, kiri," he spoke at long last, his low, even voice terrifying Bianca.

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  • Her hair was damp at the roots but her long curls as bouncy and cheerful as she felt fatigued.

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  • He studied her for a long minute.

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  • His fingers were long and slim, his palms round.

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  • "For how long?" she asked, frowning.

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  • His gaze lingered, and he took in the beautiful doe brown eyes, deep set and large, framed by long eyelashes.

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  • Her skin was caramel, her long brown hair falling in fat ringlets around her elfin features.

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  • She waited for a long moment in case he came back.

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  • As long as I can remember.

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  • How long did he have you?

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  • She pointed to the long scar.

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  • Her hair was free, the long, loose curls cascading down her shoulders and back.

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  • "I did go through it," he said, not wanting to disturb emotions he'd buried long ago.

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  • I'm so sorry, but with my gift, I felt you had some sort of pain, maybe you lost someone once, long ago?

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  • After all, he wasn't going to live long enough for his feelings to matter.

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  • They gazed at each other for a long moment.

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  • He's flaunted the divine codes for too long.

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  • He kissed her long and light, enjoying the sensations of her body as she became aroused.

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  • He was not long for this world, and she was no Jenn-- a woman there for his physical pleasure.

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  • "How long do I have to do this?" he asked.

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  • He looked at her long enough for her to see resignation in his gaze.

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  • The scent of rain and oil made her nose crinkle after so long in the condo.

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  • She walked from the kitchen down a long hall to the foyer.

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  • The woman had Dusty's cold beauty, with feminine, chiseled features, long blonde hair and large blue eyes lined with silver.

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  • You've been run ragged for too long.

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  • He took a long shower, exhausted, before retrieving his now lukewarm dinner from the house.

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  • His long, lean muscles bulged with the workout.

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

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  • As long as they haven't completed initiation … well, I don't know.

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  • "You almost waited too long," the mysterious creature said from behind him.

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  • You have everything you need to make things right, Dusty, as long as you're willing to do what you must.

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  • He touched it with some trepidation, fearing it'd changed back into the scarred maze that was him for so long.

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  • Talon's gonna kill me before long.

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  • They glared at each other for a long moment before Talon gritted his teeth and lowered his gaze in reluctant deference.

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  • They stared for a long moment then Talon shoved her towards the water.

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  • Before long, she was drenched and chilled, her skin crawling from the bridled charged energy of the storm.

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  • He pushed himself out of bed and stood for a long moment, gazing out the window at the fields of winter wheat glowing in the moonlight.

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  • "Not for long," he said.

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  • For a moment, Dusty was reminded again of the strong, confident leader Darian had been, long ago.

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  • The creature's emerald eyes stopped sparkling, and his face grew long.

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  • The room was otherwise arranged as if for a wedding with two sets of neatly lined chairs on either side of a long aisle.

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  • George gave a long, noisy sigh and turned, pointing out a window.

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  • Long ago, before her death, when he'd had a family.

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  • His hair was long and black, braided down his back.

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  • She'd been in the large storage room once while playing hide and seek long ago.

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  • He looked like a professional wrestler with his muscular physique, tattoos, and long braid.

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  • He was quiet for a long moment.

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  • The manor stretched into three long wings.

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  • The guardsman was on his back, but Jule knew he wouldn't be down for long.

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  • She meant what she said; she had no friends, but a long time ago, she'd had one whose family had a summer cottage near the coast.

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  • After a quick stop at a clothier to pick up a long wool skirt and sweater, she changed in her car and drove home.

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  • Her father's collection of weapons had been a source of curiosity for as long as she could remember.

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  • He disappeared, and she stared after him for a long moment before grabbing as many weapons as she could carry and returning to her room.

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  • He can't protect you for long.

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  • I'll treat you well, as long as you remain loyal.

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  • He'd never been human, and he had no idea how long it took for a human body to heal.

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  • It seemed like too long already, especially since the woman was alone to protect herself.

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  • It seemed too real, and he'd dwelled long on what he could remember of the conversation.

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  • "You want me to kill Jule," he repeated at long last.

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  • He couldn't get over seeing his brother whenever he wanted, after so long without him.

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  • Her father released her hand and gazed at her for a long moment.

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  • I've been waiting for you for so long, Yully.

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  • "How long did it take you to bury all these things?" she asked.

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  • His long, sleek hair was tied in a tight braid, and despite the cold and wind he wore only a long-sleeved sweater that hugged the muscles of his arms and shoulders beneath a down vest.

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  • His suede pants clung to long, thick thighs and were tucked into heavy boots.

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  • Jule, can the souls of those long dead still be freed, even if they're trapped in the ground?

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  • For a long moment, she thought he was there to kill her, with his severe look and the ready stance.

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  • He'd long thought the girl and her father were unusual.

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  • Long ago, the heavens and the earth split from one another.

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  • We have a long drive.

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  • That he was an Original Being who had chosen to stay with Damian and a woman long since dead.

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  • As long as you kill him.

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  • They didn't drive long, and the car pulled off to the side of the road.

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  • You cannot begin to imagine how long I've waited for this night and what I've done to make sure it happens as it must.

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  • The ground around the monument was rich with the long dead whose souls were trapped.

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  • You here for very long?

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  • "I can't imagine you came here to watch me beat the shit out of a punching bag," she said and took a long swig of water.

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  • She didn't think she was capable of such an emotion after living in fear for so long.

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  • "This has been a long time coming, Watcher, but don't come back," Damian said.

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  • For as long as you want me.

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  • How long will you be coaching in my territory?

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  • She sat on her knees for a long moment.

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  • It wouldn't be long before they came for her.

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  • He quickly changed her out of her clothes and into one of his own long T-shirts, fearing her clothing would be bugged.

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  • To humans, it would look like the natural give and take of a long battle.

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  • She squinted through her fingers and braced herself against one wall to counter the effects the drugs had on her equilibrium as she moved down the long hallway.

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  • She wore only a long shirt to her knees that twisted to her stomach with her fall.

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  • He was as large as the others, with olive skin, long white-blond hair, and golden eyes the unusual color of honey.

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  • It'd been too long since a normal woman overcame his first impression.

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  • He hadn't held a woman in too long, and he'd never held one for the sole purpose of comforting her.

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  • With her large, two-toned eyes, flawless skin, and long, straw-colored hair, she resembled a doll.

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  • She'd long since forgiven him for cheating on her.

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  • He'd never known anything like them in his long existence.

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  • If you are asked, you can give them insight into their future, so long as you do not reveal everything.

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  • You'll finish transforming soon and will be like a human, just with a very, very long and extended life.

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  • He held up the long syringe.

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  • As long as you're okay?

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  • At his long look, she backed away from the door.

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  • She hung in indecision for a long moment until she recalled that being in his arms was the only place she ever found peace.

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  • How long could she live like this, drinking someone else's blood?

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  • The scents of what looked like pizza night taunted her, and she stood peering through the cracked door at the long dinner table.

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  • A long time ago, there was a battle so horrible it threatened to destroy the whole universe.

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  • He died a long time ago.

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  • In the long silence that followed, she heard Darian's sobs.

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  • He wore a white shirt and snug tuxedo pants that outlined long, thick thighs and a tight ass.

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  • I should have done this long ago, brother.

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  • I think I'd known for a long time and didn't want to face it.

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  • She pocketed her list and trailed him to the area just beyond the patio, where the scent of hot dogs and s'mores greeted her long before she reached the small group circled around a bonfire.

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  • "How long have you been a part of this insanity?" she asked Linda.

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  • Sofia stood helplessly for a long minute.

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  • He was still for a long moment before he nuzzled it.

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  • As long as I don't look it!

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  • The destruction was visible long before they reached the low adobe structure hidden between the foothills of the Tucson Mountains.

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  • "Friday," she said, not waiting to think of what would happen to her if Damian disappeared too long.

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  • He took Damian outside to the rock where he and kiri had watched the stars once long ago and set him down.

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  • Doubtful the model's clothes would fit, Sofia moved deeper into the bathroom to dress in jeans too long for her petite frame and a t-shirt too snug to be comfortable.

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  • Darian had a long way to go, but he was alive.

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  • He'd been there long enough that the snow had covered his footprints.

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  • He was coiled and ready to snap if the Watcher so much as looked at her too long.

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  • 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.

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  • How long would it take Gabriel to find her and rescue her?

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  • She stood in front of the door nervously for a long moment, not certain it would open.

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  • He'd chosen to stay with her that long, and she'd broken Immortal laws to take her place as his mate.

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  • As long as we leave some for him.

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  • His fangs were long, his eyes burning with more than hunger.

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  • It took me too long to find Past-Death's soul.

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  • You almost waited too long to seek me out for a deal, he said.

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  • Unable to exit the dream fully, Deidre had no concept of how long they stood before the black flames of the fire.

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  • If you leave, you won't stay away long or go far.

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  • So you kept me quiet long enough for the marking to appear.

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  • I kept you quiet long enough for the bond to stick.

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  • "He was wise to turn you quickly," he said after a long silence.

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  • "It's a long story," she replied.

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  • For a long moment, Darkyn was quiet.

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