You should've thought of that before you jumped.
"We should've seen this coming," he said, running his fingers through his hair.
Maybe he should've felt it.
It should've been so simple.
Her gift of changing or transforming objects into others should've turned him to stone.
You never should've been born, Rhyn! You should've been strangled the moment you hatched!
Disliking the thought, he did what he should've done last night.
There were sounds that should've alarmed her, the feel of hot tears on her face.
I should've done a better job.
"You should've left me," he said.
"I feel like I should've warned her about the arm band," she said.
He should've called you.
Jade knew he should've walked away the moment Sasha appeared.
I should've asked first, Gabriel said with a glance toward the window.
After all we've been through together the past few years, you should've been an open book.
I never should've interfered, Gabriel.
Maybe this is what Hell should've taught you.
I should've let you make love to me.
"By all rights, you should've been mine!" he snarled in a low growl.
He should've known better than not to warn Dan what Lana could do if she got a hold of a micro, even if it was Elise's.
She never should've left Wynn's.
The conversation between her father and the man who should've killed her rattled around in her thoughts as she returned to the door.
I should've just sold all Dad's things after he died.
Grimly, he realized he should've taken up Wynn's first offer to barter for the secret.
The people of the town had barely survived an apocalypse Mr. Tim and others should've prevented.
It should've scared her.
"His soul should've been just one more jewel for your collection, considering how many souls you deal with and relationships you break a part." Including ours.
Intrigued by the offer she brought him before she disappeared, he was beginning to think he should've made the deal official.
She was the first Ancient's mate born and should've been Kris's mate, if she hadn't first promised herself to the Dark One.
"Maybe you should've told me your plan before drowning yourself," he snapped.
"You should've told me it was raining," Kiki grumbled.
He should've taken some satisfaction at the full glass of wine.
It should've made him angrier.
"I should've taken the bait, huh?" she asked Andre.
Lana grimaced internally at the thought of dealing with the crazy man who should've been running the command center instead of her.
He should've let you remember every wrong you committed so you could relive them every second of every day.
Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand. He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than … nothing. Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of. Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
"I didn't know people were … I should've done it sooner," Lana said.
"No. I don't expect to. I should've sent someone after her, but … " Gabe met Rhyn's gaze and managed a smile. The half-demon's sharp silver gaze missed nothing, even how unhappy Gabe really was.
There's something I should've done a while ago.
"You should've killed her, Gabe," he said with a frown.
The way he should've done, before she'd walked into the ocean and killed herself to protect him from a fate he deserved.
Damian heard the uneasy note in her voice and looked her over, his gaze lingering at her hips, where her weapons should've been.
Darkyn, I never should've come here.
He Traveled to the basement lab and perched next to Toni on a stool at a table bearing something that should've made him lose his appetite.
I should've been at her side instead of Sirian.
Then you probably should've tried harder not to get thrown into Hell. You were of no help to anyone there.
I see nothing but Gabriel's human weakness for a creature he should've let die-dead.
The words should've scared her, but the world was growing hazy, the pain fading as darkness crept into her vision.
"I should've said it sooner," he whispered.
You should've turned over this girl and her cousins to Jule.
Xander should've been irritated about her co-dependence.
She glanced down, suspecting she should've searched for clothing.
"I didn't know people were â€¦ I should've done it sooner," Lana said.
Czerno should've finished you off.
I should've said it sooner, he whispered.
MULDER: Like I should've used the crosswalk.
Perhaps I should've suggested it whilst I was there huh!
"You should've let them kill me," he said in a hoarse voice.
With the white face paint, the only thing you should've really had to buy on the costume makeup aisle, make circles on the apples of your cheeks.
He should've heard from one of them by now.
You should've died in Hell.
Death was right. Kris didn't have what it took to keep the Council together. He may have just lost one of his brothers, because he lost focus of what he should've done. Maybe he should've known Jade was a traitor or Hannah was a demon. He hadn't known of Andre's danger or been able to bring the Council together to fight the demons that threatened them all. He hadn't been able to keep Hannah safe or Toby or Katie.
Katie rolled onto her stomach, almost too tired to get up. The sky and jungle were growing dark. Through the bramble, she saw the marble palace. Death's palace. Katie's heart beat harder as she looked at her destination, not at all certain this was where she should've gone but not knowing where else to go.
"The child should've settled you," her mate's mother chimed in.
"You should've blocked that five times over," he chided.
She hesitated, aware she never should've told Damian, let alone allowed Xander to pry the answer out of her when they'd met.
He should've been running for the door by now.
Even so, he should've heard from one of them by now.
"You should've thought of that before you blood bound me and turned me into a sex-demon," she retorted softly.
He should've known he'd end up liking someone past-Death hated.
Right now, he's useless to them and anyone else, just an immortal whose freakish power should've landed him on my list long, long ago, she said.
You should've waited until morning.
Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand. He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than â€¦ nothing. Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of. Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
"I should've done this years ago!" he shouted at the half-demon.
"No. I don't expect to. I should've sent someone after her, but â€¦ " Gabe met Rhyn's gaze and managed a smile. The half-demon's sharp silver gaze missed nothing, even how unhappy Gabe really was.
You should've blocked that five times over, he chided.
He should've felt something, perhaps gratitude to the man before him, for the Watchers had helped Sofi find him and Bianca heal him.
Still a good game but diddy Kong was perhaps closer to how mario kart should've been.
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