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  • I guess that's a good question.

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

  • The big question was, would her confidence last?

  • She snickered at the unintentional pun and Alex frowned, his gaze an unspoken question.

  • He wants us to do everything he says without question.

  • Alondra was still a big question mark, but her gut said no to that idea too.

  • "Anyway," Carmen continued, dragging her mind back to the original question.

  • It was a stupid question, of course.

  • She headed for the door, ignoring the question.

  • It wasn't a question, but a flat statement.

  • His expression was a blend of question and concern.

  • It was a sobering and unpleasant question.

  • Carmen felt the full weight of a question that had no answer.

  • The big question was how to end it.

  • Frustrating as it was - as he was - it would do no good to question him further.

  • He would simply evade the question - like he did in Texas.

  • Did Mom question Dad?

  • She met his gaze, her stomach tense as she steeled herself against the response to her next probing question.

  • He frowned as he considered the question.

  • So they were going to question her.

  • I just wanted to ask you a question.

  • Sarah asked the question with genuine interest.

  • The last word ended on the upturn, as if it were a question, not a statement.

  • Rephrasing the question would be nothing more than a distraction.

  • There was some question that he might not be able to keep his own child?

  • But then, the question would be; what distracted her?

  • Finally she answered with a question of her own.

  • I've never met anyone who could evade a question as well as he can.

  • 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.

  • It sounded more like a statement than a question anyway.

  • He gave the question some thought before responding with an illusive and general answer.

  • He appeared unperturbed by her caustic question.

  • If they all hadn't been so close, she would have thought he didn't hear the question.

  • He gazed at her, ignoring her question.

  • As if in answer to her question, he dug a tin from his shirt pocket and handed it to her.

  • She slipped one arm around his neck and returned the kiss, answering his question.

  • Why did he avoid answering her question?

  • The question needed no answer.

  • She was beginning to relax when he launched the question.

  • Still, there was one question she couldn't ask the townspeople.

  • It was a question she'd have to ask Cade.

  • She sipped her coffee reflectively and finally found the courage ask him a question that had been nagging her since his offer.

  • Mary studied her reflectively and finally spoke in a hushed tone, as if she didn't actually want to know the answer to her question.

  • His question brought her to the present and she glanced up sharply, warmth crawling up her neck again.

  • No matter how often she asked herself the question, the answer remained elusive.

  • I couldn't care less what Claudette thinks, but let me take the question out of your mind.

  • It was a statement, not a question.

  • How's that for squirming out of a leading question?

  • Again the question was devoid of implication.

  • He said, but didn't answer my question.

  • I remembered a question he'd asked.

  • My statement sounded enough like a question to earn me a frown from both.

  • Over pie and coffee that followed a meat loaf dinner, Betsy asked the question on all our minds.

  • Quinn asked the question over oatmeal and raisin toast on Saturday morning.

  • Only Quinn seemed pleased with that result but when we tried to question him about it he refused to discuss the matter.

  • I started to question him, but thought better of it, letting Martha continue.

  • After all, tomorrow would answer the question.

  • "Nightmare," was his answer to my unasked question.

  • I've got to ask a question; are we from the same planet?

  • I ignored his question and began to list all Howie had seen during his uninvited visit.

  • The director tried to question me but I cut him off, saying we possessed no ambitions beyond what we were doing.

  • I answered his question with one of my own.

  • I'm as curious by nature as the next person, probably even more so, but to answer your question; no.

  • I considered his question.

  • There was no question of guilt as the child was definitely snatched under duress.

  • There was no question he wanted to nail Mr. Jude Bryce.

  • I asked, immediately realizing the stupidity of the question.

  • To answer your question, no, I didn't go there; it's the final present from a gone-forever boyfriend.

  • Brennan answered his own question.

  • It was the million dollar question.

  • Four murders are getting a lot of interest but those are out of the question too.

  • I ignored her question rather than lie.

  • That was the sixty-four dollar question.

  • Her question startled me with its frankness.

  • Are you sure you want me to answer your question?

  • I asked before I realized how accusatory the question sounded.

  • It wasn't worded as a question, but kept my fingers crossed so tightly they hurt.

  • There's no question he'll walk away from what he's doing if it becomes public.

  • Instead, I asked a question.

  • She tried to question me on Howie's reaction to my phone call, but I remained mum.

  • His question was designed to contradict his wife.

  • We have to question Julie about exactly how much detail she put in her entry.

  • "Martha didn't call Quinn," Betsy said, not wording it as a question.

  • Whether or not she tells him is the big question.

  • I told her I'd asked the same question of Martha earlier and she'd been noncommittal.

  • Frank wants to talk to you, but I've got a question first.

  • It ticked me that he'd ask that question.

  • Good question, I thought.

  • I asked without answering the man's question.

  • I gave a lot of thought to that question because of all the fingers pointing at me.

  • "After dinner," he said, answering my unasked question.

  • There were people in the lobby, ahead of me but I blurted out my question like a third grader with a bladder problem.

  • I asked where the house in question was located and was told it was several blocks away and this was a staging area.

  • Someone's going to ask you a question tomorrow morning.

  • He shouldn't question what to do.

  • Talon asked the question she feared voicing.

  • "You didn't answer my question," he said, stepping towards her.

  • She wanted to think he was talking about more than her powers, but such an idea was out of the question.

  • Soup was out of the question; it might as well have been a million miles away in the kitchen.

  • I trust him over you without question.

  • The assassin obliged without question, stripping off weapons and handing them to Jule.

  • She sighed, aware she'd never know the answer to that question.

  • I need an answer to a question.

  • Jule glanced at the vamp, who shrugged in response to his silent question about healing.

  • His unfinished question lingered in the silence between them.

  • "Is she going to be okay?" she asked then realized how stupid her question was when she could see the future.

  • It looked irritated at her question.

  • One question was answered: Darkyn was obligated to protect her in some way.

  • Which begs the question: What happens to you in one week?

  • It was the same question she'd been asking herself.

  • Uncertain how to respond, Deidre laughed uncomfortably at the amount of bewilderment his question contained.

  • A better question is why you don't want me to know.

  • Deidre hugged herself, hearing the unasked question about their deal.

  • Her intent gaze was inquisitive, her eyebrows raised in a silent question.

  • Cynthia halted her make-work scrubbing, surprised by the question.

  • Martha ignored the question.

  • After she handed the stub-pencil map back to him, she repeated her question.

  • Fred just snorted, but Dean noted the old man didn't deny the question.

  • They might still want to ask me a question or two.

  • His question caught Fitzgerald totally off balance.

  • Dean's question was met with a smile and a kindergarten finger to Fred's shushing lips.

  • Then he answered his own question.

  • The cat declined a lap-offer in favor of the purple rocker, Martha's chair, as if to question the whereabouts of her missing friend.

  • The question of who was responsible for Josh-the-skeleton coming to his untimely demise was even more obscure.

  • "Good question," Cynthia answered.

  • The big question remains, who would have access to all that theater paraphernalia?

  • Jennifer paused so long before answering that Dean thought she'd not heard his question.

  • What in God's name would make you ask a personal question like that?

  • "It sounds as if you were very fortunate in your choice of a husband," Dean said honestly, but he noted she'd failed to answer his earlier question.

  • He wanted to make sure he had time to hook up with Billy Langstrom and question the young man, whom he knew would be there.

  • Driving was out of the question as the mid-morning parade, scheduled to begin in a few minutes, was forming on Main Street, which was now closed to traffic.

  • Dean asked without answering the question.

  • It was impossible for Dean to get close enough to Billy to question him.

  • He just laughed, ignoring the question and turned instead to Cynthia, extending his hand and introducing himself.

  • Cynthia smiled and asked, Jennifer's question is legitimate.

  • As much as Dean wanted to press his guest on the possibility that the bones were those of her father, he realized such a question was tasteless and inappropriate.

  • She didn't answer and he repeated his question.

  • He tried to formulate a non-accusatory question but the image of Billy Langstrom's crushed body kept getting in the way.

  • The only question was who would croak first.

  • However, it begged the question of what had caused the old guy so much concern in the first place.

  • Dean asked, the one question that had bothered him from the start.

  • She answered his unasked question.

  • I just asked a question.

  • To answer your question, yes, he was supposed to be up on the mountain.

  • You're a big question asker, aren't you?

  • Fred considered the question.

  • She answered her own question before he had a chance.

  • Dean made a statement, not a question.

  • Calling Mrs. Langstrom would probably have been their best lead, but that was out of the question.

  • Dean wanted to question him further, but he abruptly turned on his heels and walked away.

  • They spent the evening in their private quarters mulling over the possibilities and skirting the question that Lydia had actually killed her boss, which in spite of mounting concern, Dean continued to find unlikely.

  • The Deans looked at one another, the unspoken question of what to do painted on each face.

  • There was a question of jurisdictions and when Weller volunteered that Martha was safe and comfortable at Bird Song where she'd spent the last six months, no one seemed to protest.

  • It was lunchtime before Dean was able to question Martha in detail about her original discovery, but the results were disappointing.

  • Dean stewed over the question as the business of Bird Song continued.

  • Weller asked the question amid an unrestrained chuckle.

  • The nagging question of Fitzgerald continued to block out the other important matters Dean should have been concentrating on.

  • The big question remained: was it a suicide?

  • His duty was beyond question the most important there was: protecting the souls of the dead mortals and dead-dead Immortals.

  • I sent him to ask you a question.

  • Will you answer a question for me, Gabriel?

  • Her question was a good one: did he like who she was two days ago better?

  • You answered my question.

  • He wasn't expecting the question.

  • Even his lingering doubt about the real cost of her deals with Darkyn didn't extend to the question of whether or not he was meant to be with the woman in his arms.

  • Darkyn's question hit home.

  • That question is for your mate.

  • "Who?" he asked, unwilling to tell her that he already knew the answer to this question.

  • It was a fair question.

  • The last word was upturned, as if it were a question.

  • Jonathan wasn't one to question intuition.

  • She refused to give in to the nagging question of brain damage.

  • Alex had the answer to a question that was important to him.

  • When he turned back to her, the gaze was as direct as the question.

  • She'd been asked that question more than once while out and didn't understand it, unless it was some sort of odd Southern greeting.

  • She swallowed hard at the question, panic fluttering through her.

  • She trusted him without question and yet, there was more to him than she really knew.

  • He'd obeyed the Code and his predecessor without question, until forced to choose between them and his conscience.

  • "So it's like a question, but the complete opposite," he replied.

  • Her question was hushed.

  • Very little surprised him, but the death dealer's question did.

  • Biographical information on her and her immediate family, her own medical and employment histories, all forms she'd completed without question.

  • Toby chattered, his tone lifting in a question that didn't penetrate the in-between world in which she'd fallen.

  • "I don't think I've ever had a human question me," he stated, eyes flashing golden topaz.

  • You never did answer my question about Andre.

  • She almost lost her stomach at the innocent question from the middle-aged matriarch of the bed and breakfast.

  • She jabbed him in the chest with each question, unwilling to back down.

  • Gabriel met her question with silence and another look of passing amusement.

  • "No," she said, crossing her arms at the odd question.

  • Then you better answer this question right.

  • His jaw clenched at the question.

  • He felt Katie's gaze settle on him at the question.

  • Giovanni gave a half-laugh at the blunt question, and Rhyn sat.

  • Do I miss you even when I know I can call you and you.d come without question?

  • Do not question me again.

  • What kind of stupid question is that?

  • She tapped it and repeated the question.

  • Ne'Rin turned to him, and he realized he hadn't answered his advisor's question.

  • He was puzzled by the question given that she had written most of the plans.

  • He ignored her question, focused on her for the moment.

  • "You avoid my question," Mansr insisted.

  • The question seemed to bewilder the woman.

  • "I guess so," he answered, surprised at the question.

  • David Dean felt a momentary twinge of the here-we-go-agains that floated by on the wings of his wife's question.

  • She managed to keep her pregnancy secret until an abortion was out of the question and Donnie was born.

  • Then Cynthia answered her own question before biting into her toast.

  • Fred asked the question like a learned professor, speculating on a universal problem of time, space and the creation of the universe.

  • He skirted the question.

  • Dean asked the question before he remembered futility of such a query.

  • Fred jumped in before Dean could question the math.

  • I learned a long time ago, that anyone who asks that question can't understand my answer anyway.

  • Didn't they question you at the polling place?

  • Dean ignored her question as Effie moved to look closer at the injury.

  • Dean wanted to question Edith further but she rose, with Effie following, her arm on Edith's elbow and the pair returned upstairs.

  • Again, Weller ignored Dean's question.

  • It was Dean's turn to ignore a question.

  • Fred ignored the question and sat at the table, his patience expired.

  • Corday asked, directing his question to Dean.

  • Corday asked the question as casually as if he was inquiring about the weather.

  • Corday never volunteered any information and when Dean asked him outright if Shipton was still alive, the officer ignored the question and changed the subject.

  • The police spoke to Fred next, while Dean strolled back toward his quarters, with Corday's question concerning his wife's return echoing in his mind.

  • Dean caught his breath before answering her inelegant question.

  • Dean had pondered that very question during his sheep-counting hours the prior night.

  • He answered his own question.

  • "Seems to be some question about that," Fred said.

  • Dean told her the police wanted to question her.

  • She took her time before answering, as if rolling the question around in her mind.

  • That raises the question about Donnie not being able to talk.

  • Then she answered her own question.

  • Fred looked up from his notes and answered Dean's unasked question.

  • He carefully put a star next to the unanswered question.

  • But I'm not sure it answers the question.

  • It wasn't a question, just a statement.

  • She made a choking, gagging motion at her throat in answer to Donnie's written question.

  • He shrugged and pointed at his first question.

  • Any time anyone tries to raise the subject to Donnie, he just turns away and acts as if he didn't hear the question.

  • Weller ignored the question and handed Dean a sheaf of papers.

  • I even hear from the grapevine, there's some question she was pregnant.

  • "I can answer my own question," Cynthia said quietly.

  • She said she was pregnant and now there's a question about that.

  • We can wonder what happened to the pen and who raided her panties but we'll probably never know the answer to either question.

  • Primarily, it was Jerome Shipton's severed climbing rope that remained a knotty question that wouldn't go away.

  • What remained was the question why.

  • He dialed Sheriff Jake Weller's office while Fred continued to question him, but he waved him off with a shake of his head.

  • However, someone would have to question the note in the first place.

  • Once you realize that, you have to question everything she said.

  • Let me ask you a question.

  • That produced a laugh from both of them and put the question to rest.

  • "You don't want any, do you Jackson." she said more as a command than a question.

  • None of them had ever dared ask this question.

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