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  • He walked down the hill, pausing a reverent moment at the headstone, and then ducked under a limb as he continued down the hill.

  • Taking her in his arms, he held her close for a moment and then planted a kiss on her forehead.

  • She hesitated a moment.

  • For one terrifying moment the enormity of what they had done brought her close to panic.

  • For a moment she struggled with him until something changed in his eyes.

  • In that moment she cringed inwardly.

  • Carmen met his gaze for a moment - long enough to reunite, and then they both turned back to the others.

  • For a moment she surrendered to his warm lips and secure embrace, clinging to him as her heart stepped up pace.

  • In that moment she was certain she saw something in his eyes - something akin to remorse.

  • For another moment she hesitated, and then joined Alex.

  • Alex looked surprised for a moment and then his lips clamped together firmly.

  • For a moment they simply looked at each other.

  • For a moment Dulce actually looked sympathetic.

  • Felipa considered the question a moment and then her brows resumed their normal position.

  • For a moment a pang of homesickness engulfed her.

  • For a moment she lay waiting, and then realized he had fallen asleep.

  • In that moment of obvious joy, Alondra barely had an accent.

  • For a moment she almost panicked.

  • Every woman should have her princess moment, don't you think?

  • Strange how such a placid moment could stir up such emotional turmoil.

  • For a moment she watched them gracefully move across the room - totally in sync.

  • Dulce regarded her reflectively for a moment longer and then walked away without saying another word.

  • For a moment her heart beat overtime and it looked as though she might fall, but Alex smoothly caught her and stepped around, covering her fumbling so well that no one appeared to notice.

  • For a moment he looked confused, and then turned away.

  • Dulce stared at her for a moment, as if considering it for the first time.

  • At the moment he looked so much like Alex.

  • She stared at him for a moment.

  • Carmen shifted her attention to Señor Medena, who was focused on Alex at the moment.

  • Dulce turned, and for a moment Carmen thought she might strike her.

  • For a moment he frowned down at her.

  • For a moment he merely stared at her, his expression unreadable.

  • At the moment, all she wanted was to be snuggled close.

  • For a moment he simply gazed into her eyes, and then he drew a deep breath.

  • For a moment he studied her face.

  • For a moment she stared at it.

  • He studied her for a moment over the rim of his cup.

  • His solemn gaze searched hers for a moment before he spoke.

  • Destiny didn't need her at the moment.

  • For a moment she envisioned him and felt a pang of loneliness.

  • She met his gaze defiantly for a moment longer, but he made no attempt to argue.

  • They stood there for a moment, watching their image in the mirror.

  • At the moment, it felt more domestic than romantic.

  • At that moment there was a choice to make.

  • For a moment he gazed down at her, his expression much like the trapped fox in the hen house.

  • She had accepted the idea that she would never know this moment.

  • The moment had made him acutely aware of the instinct to replicate.

  • Just embrace the moment.

  • For a moment he looked uncomfortable... uncertain.

  • Señor Medena watched him for a moment, his expression guarded.

  • For one horrible long moment he was silent.

  • It was a moment that lay in her stomach like a week-long hunger, regardless of the fact that they had been gone only minutes.

  • A moment later, veins of light threaded through dark low clouds.

  • For a moment she stared at the door, her heart racing.

  • For a moment they stared at each other.

  • He looked startled for a moment, and then composed himself.

  • Her heart hesitated a moment, contracting for a race.

  • Len's face was pasty white and for a moment she thought he was going to throw up.

  • He hesitated a moment.

  • Quint hesitated a moment, watching Lisa with an uncertain expression.

  • For a moment she hesitated, remembering their last discussion.

  • For a moment she hesitated, and then accelerated.

  • For a moment she felt the dull aching pain of being utterly alone.

  • She tentatively lifted a foot into the front seat, and knew a moment of panic when her sandal heel caught in the hem of her dress.

  • Their eyes met for a moment... piercing blue eyes meeting startled green eyes in a battle of nerve.

  • It poised for a moment and then took a dive off the cliff.

  • Her knees were trembling as if they were going to give way at any moment, and her face felt devoid of blood.

  • After a moment of thanks, they all began their meal.

  • The ATV climbed over large rocks, threatening to unseat them both at any moment.

  • It wasn't enough, but it was all she felt capable of at the moment.

  • For a moment he looked down at her, his expression somber.

  • She leaned against his chest for a moment, comforted by his sympathetic embrace.

  • For a moment his warm lips felt reassuring, and then reality broke the spell.

  • He looked up and studied her face intently for a moment.

  • For a moment he stared into his coffee.

  • For a moment he looked as startled as she felt.

  • Connie was silent a moment.

  • But there were more important things to think about at the moment.

  • His piercing gaze held hers for a moment, and then his expression softened ever so slightly.

  • His expression revealed surprise for a brief moment, and then his eyes flashed with anger.

  • For a moment he looked surprised, and then he frowned.

  • Was she always misinterpreting his intent, or was he merely quick-witted enough to think of a good excuse on the spur of the moment?

  • Blood left her head so fast that for a moment she thought she would faint.

  • Lisa was silent a moment, gathering courage.

  • I plan to grab every moment I can in the country.

  • For a moment she contemplated silence, but what would be the point?

  • He was silent a moment.

  • She paused a moment.

  • She hesitated a moment, wanting to tell him, but thinking she would be betraying Yancey if she did so.

  • For a moment she wanted to retract the part about being entertainment, but when he spoke she realized it might have been exactly what she needed to say.

  • For a moment she was shocked by his words.

  • When you start seeing Nick... that way, try to replace it with a warm family moment.

  • He studied her a moment before responding.

  • "Not at the moment," she finally responded.

  • She stood for a moment, trying to remember what the smell was.

  • The moment his lips touched hers, she was wide awake.

  • Lisa paused a moment.

  • For a moment Lisa was too stunned to say anything.

  • At the house, she turned her car around and parked so it faced the drive, ready to leave at a moment's notice.

  • They stared at each other for a moment.

  • They gazed into each other's eyes for a moment before he spoke.

  • For the moment, the soft couch was a haven to her exhausted and aching body.

  • For a moment, she said nothing - afraid to trust her voice.

  • At the moment, she wasn't sure whether she found all his concern touching or insulting.

  • He stared down at her for a moment, his expression unreadable.

  • At that moment it occurred to her that Michael merely enjoyed a good chase.

  • He paused for a moment to catch his breath.

  • For a moment he looked confused.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Marsh stared at her for a moment and finally Mr. Marsh spoke.

  • Mr. Marsh glared at her for a moment, and then his gaze slowly warmed.

  • At the moment, she was fervently wishing she had stayed home.

  • For a moment she was too startled to do anything but stand there.

  • Julia chose that moment to open the front door.

  • For a moment they both stared at each other in silence.

  • The moment was so tense that, when the telephone rang, they both jumped.

  • She stared at Brandon a moment before she spoke.

  • For a moment she hesitated.

  • She finally opted to let them have their private moment.

  • Was he ignoring her, or was his mind completely occupied with grief at the moment?

  • Rachel glanced at her for a moment.

  • Maybe for the moment, maybe forever.

  • Nothing she had ever experienced in her life was more painful than that moment, knowing his pain and not being able to say a thing to help.

  • Rachel raised a brow and for a moment, Adrienne thought there would be a lecture.

  • The woman stared at her for a moment.

  • 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.

  • He was silent for a moment.

  • Bordeaux watched her silently for a moment.

  • At the moment he was one of the most important people in her life.

  • Bordeaux paused beside Pete and spoke to him for a moment before he strolled over to join Cassie.

  • For a moment she was tempted to tell Darcie.

  • For a moment she avoided him.

  • He stared at her for a moment.

  • A moment of silence preceded Mary's response.

  • Adrena tipped her head to the side and studied Cynthia thoughtfully for a moment.

  • At that moment he was surprisingly attractive.

  • He made an excellent companion, a fact that hadn't occurred to her before that moment.

  • No, I simply think there is a proper way to do things, and humans have a habit of doing what pleases them at the moment, not what is best for the future.

  • At the moment, it was her honor at stake, not Cade's.

  • 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.

  • For a moment he gazed down at her as though something were troubling him, but then he finally turned.

  • For a moment she lay still, afraid any movement would frighten him away like a wild cat in the daylight.

  • For a moment she had the shocking realization that the situation was out of control.

  • Had it meant anything at all to Cade, or was it merely a moment of desire?

  • He glanced up sharply at her statement and regarded her sourly for a moment.

  • She waited a moment and then curiosity got the better of her.

  • There were more important things to think about at the moment - like how she was going to support a baby on her meager wages.

  • The moment was so perfect - and then she walked in and said that... ruined everything.

  • For a moment he held Zach, body in one hand and head cradled in the other.

  • I thought a moment before answering.

  • I thought a moment.

  • I just stood there for a moment or two, taking it all in.

  • She thought for a moment.

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

  • An untreatable new strain of the flu might crop up at any moment.

  • Trust and seizing the moment are the only chances for success.

  • I did it on the spur of the moment.

  • He thought a moment before answering.

  • He paused, but only for a moment.

  • A full hour hadn't passed so I hoped it wasn't Daniel Brennan with Molly due back any moment.

  • Howie wasn't tops on my list of favorite people at the moment.

  • Willard thought for a moment.

  • Martha, who I failed to forgive when she stumbled in one drunken moment of need, was gone forever.

  • Jackson took a moment to respond.

  • I thought for a moment the woman might cry out but my look froze her to silence.

  • If you'd spare a moment and look at it, I'll have you driven back to the hospital after you're finished.

  • Until that moment, he hadn't really cared why Sofi saved the life of the woman before him.

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

  • In that moment, he had a feeling she'd pay up without resistance.

  • He was quiet for a moment, his thoughts going to the life he'd lived before the Schism.

  • They gazed at each other for a long moment.

  • She felt ill the moment the words left her mouth.

  • For a moment, she thought she should know him.

  • He'd never been afraid of anything in his life until that moment when all his power and control meant nothing.

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

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

  • 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.

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

  • Dusty studied him a moment longer, recalling his conversation with the Watcher.

  • Dusty gave Bianca a moment.

  • He appeared to sulk for a moment then grew thoughtful.

  • The Watcher lingered for a moment.

  • Stalking an innocent woman in the alley was a cakewalk, until the moment she said something she shouldn't have known.

  • In that moment, Jule pitied her.

  • Hesitating only a moment more, Yully moved towards him and knelt.

  • The fact that you didn't close the door and walk away the moment you saw me.

  • He was quiet for a long moment.

  • He flailed for a moment then went still, pinned between the car and the garage.

  • The moment she unlocked the screen to call her father, Jule's gaze sharpened.

  • Come with me for just a moment, and I'll leave you to the rest of the evening.

  • 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.

  • She sat for a moment, finally admitting she needed to embrace whatever it was about her that made her special.

  • "Let's pretend for a moment that I actually believe anything you're saying," he said.

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

  • Jule hesitated only a moment longer before he cupped her face in his hands and kissed her.

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

  • Damian was quiet for a moment.

  • For a moment, she wondered if Darian had followed her here, too, like he did everywhere else.

  • Her father returned around noon, his agitation apparent the moment he stepped in the door.

  • His eyes lingered on her face for a moment, and then he held out his hand.

  • In that moment, she almost felt a human connection to the creature with the red eyes.

  • The moment the words left her mouth, she knew her mistake.

  • There was a moment of silence, and she could almost see Sondra assessing what to do.

  • She sat on her knees for a long moment.

  • He felt it in his bones, just as he'd felt a soul-deep connection to her the moment he'd touched her.

  • The man in the corner of her mind stopped clawing at the edges of her thoughts and chose that moment to speak to her.

  • He saw Jilian's blow cleave the Traveler apart the moment he materialized down the hall.

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

  • Damian wrapped his arm around her and held her close for a moment, torn between thoughts of her naked and thoughts of his brother's death.

  • She hesitated only a moment longer before bolting and disappearing up a set of stairs.

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

  • A moment later, it melted, and he embraced her.

  • She was more grateful to him in that moment than she'd ever been.

  • In that moment, nothing else mattered to him.

  • After a thick moment of silence, she forced herself to continue.

  • She sighed, delighting in the tender moment.

  • She regretted alluding to it the moment the raw look of anguish crossed his face.

  • "Welcome to your new home, love," the Dark One said a moment before his teeth sank into her neck.

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

  • He assessed her for a moment before continuing.

  • Deidre lay still for a moment before her eyes opened.

  • The unnaturally deep intimacy of the moment wasn't lost on her.

  • A moment later, the door opened, and she gasped.

  • From the moment he first offered her the deal that landed her in Hell, he read her.

  • It took a moment for her to register the truth.

  • For a long moment, Darkyn was quiet.

  • His head was bowed near hers, eyes closed, as if he was…pleased to share the moment with her.

  • The intimate moment was gone, replaced by the tension that always filled the space between them.

  • Deidre paced for a moment before caving.

  • Gabriel was speechless for a long moment.

  • She pressed her lips together for a moment.

  • Gabriel was still for a moment.

  • She was quiet for a moment.

  • She sensed weakness and dwelled on the instinct for a moment.

  • He forced her to face her reality from the moment she awoke with his name on her back.

  • After a moment grappling with her mixed emotions, she got up and called a portal.

  • After a moment, Gabriel laughed.

  • Deidre was quiet for a moment.

  • Deidre was silent for a moment, wrestling with herself.

  • He held her for a moment then swept her up in his arms.

  • After a moment, she felt him place her on the bed.

  • She was quite for a moment, thoughtful.

  • From that moment, off and on.

  • "Not about that," he said after a tense moment.

  • After a moment, the door cracked open.

  • Harmony was quiet for a moment.

  • After a moment, she realized none of them could see the portal to Hell the way she could.

  • For a moment, Deidre pitied them.

  • For a moment her heart leapt, fearful their light had died permanently, trapping them in this awful place.

  • Dean thought a moment.

  • Cynthia thought a moment.

  • She thought a moment.

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