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unless

unless Sentence Examples

  • I don't want you to give that number to anyone unless it's an emergency, you understand?

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  • They wouldn't all be there unless something terrible had happened.

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  • Not unless he's willing to make a deal with me.

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  • Unless we know where to look, we won't find where his base is.

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  • Unless, of course, you don't trust her.

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  • Unless someone knew the area, they could pass within a hundred feet of it and not know it was there.

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  • She hadn't cried in years, unless it was out of pain from a particularly bad beating.

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  • But as many times as David Dean considered picking up the telephone, it remained snuggled in its cradle unless Cynthia was answering it.

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  • Unless healing is one of your newfound powers.

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  • You're not a part of this unless I need—confirmation.

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  • "Bianca, I won't touch you," he replied, then added, "unless you want me to."

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  • Unless... it was after Tessa left him.

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  • By mutual agreement, announced to Howie by our silence, no discussion about Julie took place unless initiated by Howie himself.

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  • Unless - Maybe he was upset at being caught picnicking with his housekeeper.

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  • Unless you have someone you'd rather take?

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  • Not too many people wish for a male horse... unless they want to use it as a stud.

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  • Unless he was planning on getting them!

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  • Unless he called her, he hadn't said anything to her.

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  • As Alfred Einstein once observed, "Nothing will end war unless the people themselves refuse to go to war."

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  • It is not necessary that a man should earn his living by the sweat of his brow, unless he sweats easier than I do.

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  • She wasn't going to reveal her secret unless she had to.

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  • Not unless there's something different about it.

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  • I would rather sit in the open air, for no dust gathers on the grass, unless where man has broken ground.

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  • It was just a silly game— unless of course, you'd played it like Randy Byrne.

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  • Unless more than Harmony had betrayed Gabriel.

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  • You have to look like money to get money... unless you marry it.

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  • Unless there was something wrong with it.

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  • But since this mystery is of such a nature that nobody can know or use it unless he be prepared by long and diligent self-purification, not everyone can hope to attain it quickly.

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  • They couldn't be seen unless someone came down into the ravine.

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  • Unless he sticks to back roads, he can't get away.

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  • Bordeaux wouldn't have left her unless he felt she was safe, she was sure of that.

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  • Heat sensors haven't located any body heat unless they're below ground level.

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  • Not unless someone goes out and gets him.

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  • I'm out of ideas for dealing with my traitor issue, unless Dusty can send a few spies my way.

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  • Sure, unless he forces you off the road!

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  • "There are no stables here," said the Wizard, "unless some have been built since I went away."

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  • ...unless the brother was doing the same thing to you!

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  • Mother usually knows what she is about, but she made a mistake this time; for you are sure to escape us unless you come too near, and you probably won't do that.

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  • There are details no one could know unless they were right there when it was happening and that can't be.

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  • She was frightened out of her wits, like the rest of us but it's not like her to just drop out of sight, unless Quinn talked her into it.

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  • We agreed there'd be no more sessions unless all five of us were together.

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  • "I refuse to be free," cried the kitten, in a sharp voice, "unless the Wizard can do his trick with eight piglets.

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  • But then, it was like him not to reveal his thoughts or concerns – unless the mood hit him.

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  • Unless she could make the truth … bearable.

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  • More information leads to more peace, unless you want to argue that ignorance is more peaceful.

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  • I'll better his total before I die and they'll not know I ever existed... unless someone sees me in their crystal ball.

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  • Unless there was a pending crisis of major proportions, telephone messages remained unanswered and promises unfulfilled.

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  • To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.

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  • Unless you smoke, you don't pay attention to cigarettes.

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  • "You may need them, some time," he said, "and there is really no use in my manufacturing these things unless somebody uses them."

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  • Her words puzzled me very much because I did not then understand anything unless I touched it.

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  • When Miss Keller puts her work in typewritten form, she cannot refer to it again unless some one reads it to her by means of the manual alphabet.

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  • It now seemed clear to him that all his experience of life must be senselessly wasted unless he applied it to some kind of work and again played an active part in life.

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  • She seemed nervous and her open smile was less in evidence, unless speaking of her daughter.

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  • You wouldn't ask someone you hated unless you were desperate.

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  • This never costs anything to speak of, unless you plant more than enough.

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  • At Radcliffe no one reads the papers to me after they are written, and I have no opportunity to correct errors unless I finish before the time is up.

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  • A child of the muses cannot write fine English unless fine English has been its nourishment.

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  • There's nothing like it in old paintings, nothing like it in foreign lands--unless when we were off the coast of Spain.

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  • It's human, unless there's some large primates in your neck of the woods.

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  • It's human, unless there's some large primates in your neck of the woods.

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  • A sovereign should not be with the army unless he is a general! said Napoleon, evidently uttering these words as a direct challenge to the Emperor.

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  • Yes, Dean thought, unless someone decides to get more serious about stopping us.

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  • Commonly they did not think that they were lucky, or well paid for their time, unless they got a long string of fish, though they had the opportunity of seeing the pond all the while.

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  • How do I know the two matters aren't tied together unless I poke a bit?

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  • Unless one can somehow imagine NATO countries going to war with each other, such as Belgium invading the United Kingdom, it is hard to see how "world wars" could escalate outside of NATO member countries.

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  • This state of things is continually becoming worse and makes one fear that unless a prompt remedy is applied the troops will no longer be under control in case of an engagement.

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  • Their king was insane and they changed him for another-- Bernadotte, who promptly went mad--for no Swede would ally himself with Russia unless he were mad.

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  • Petya could not return unless his regiment did so or unless he was transferred to another regiment on active service.

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  • That's not any of our business, unless they trespass where they're not supposed to.

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  • Looks like you can buy one for about ten bucks unless some late bidder jumps in and kicks up the price.

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  • What if he couldn't have been with her unless he gave up his underworld and power?

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  • Besides, unless His Majesty the Emperor derogates from the principle of our alliance...

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  • Now, unless you're looking at smokes in a store, who knows what the packages look like?

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  • "The Rain of Stones has done much damage to our city," he said, "and we shall hold you responsible for it unless you can prove your innocence."

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  • Reservations are not typically needed unless you're visiting on the weekends.

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  • Mannino's is always busy and, unless you're a party of six or more, they don't take reservations so be prepared to wait.

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  • To take on this bastion takes balls, to use a crude term, unless there was a highly valuable prize as a reward.

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  • No. Not unless you want to talk to yourself while I prop up a zombie who won't hear a word you're saying.

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  • No one could find Damian's HQ unless they were on the guest list, or one of his Guardians revealed its location.

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  • Unless you're using magic on her, there's no way any woman – Immortal, deity or human – would ever choose to stay with you.

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  • Is there some way to restrict the man from seeing Alex unless I'm here?

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  • The next time the man came to visit, they were supposed to tell him he couldn't see Alex unless Carmen was there.

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  • But then, Lori surely wouldn't be interested in him now, in his condition... unless she thought he might die and leave her something.

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  • Not unless you've been taking hormones.

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  • 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.

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  • Wynn didn't do what was right in this life or the last, unless it benefited him directly.

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  • Unless you want to blow up my Sanctuary again?

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  • Unless I'm dead in three months.

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  • Unless they didn't die.

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  • "Unless you have more money than you're carrying in your backpack, I don't see you getting an apartment," he said, amused.

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  • "Interesting. Unless they're headed to Hell, I don't need…" He drifted off, mind on the demons.

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  • What would Darkyn want with past-Deidre's soul, unless he intended to add it to the Army of Souls?

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  • I will not need to interfere, unless you reject all we've discussed when you leave.

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  • When the sand is gone, I'll make him dead-dead, unless he can learn to control his power and to work with his brothers.

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  • He paced again, wondering why Sasha would put a human in his zoo, unless this was the worst human in the world.

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  • No. I'm, um, apparently unaffected by the…talents of other…guild guys, unless they're, like, really old.

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  • Humans don't come here unless they're dead, and even then, only a couple make it onto our supermax zoo.

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  • Unless he wanted her for something else.

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  • "Unless someone kills you permanently," she said.

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  • Unlikely, since he only gets one, unless he planned on dying dead soon.

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  • Not unless Rhyn is dead-dead.

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  • And Rhyn's, unless he wants to stay with the other Ancients in their hall.

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  • Unless you were considering leaving me?

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  • Rhyn already broke their bond, unless … she had to break it, too.

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  • Unless you wanna leave my blood monkey alone.

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  • Unless Sasha posed a direct threat to the Council, Kris was forbidden from buying an assassination, despite suspecting his brother wasn.t as innocent as he proclaimed.

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  • "Unless …" He drifted off and crossed to the window, clasping his hands behind him.

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  • No one leaves this floor unless it.s me.

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  • Unless … you gave up your bond but she didn.t give up hers.

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  • Unless, like her dream …I have to break it, too.

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  • He is placed in a room where he must stay, unless someone frees him.

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  • "I don't want a favor, unless that means you're willing to help me escape," she replied.

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  • Unless he claims to be Donnie's father or he's adopted the boy, I doubt he'd have any rights to see him either.

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  • Unless the missus gets an court order on him or a good lawyer, she's back in the nest, and so's the boy.

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  • Dean considered calling the City of Ouray Police but realized they too could be of little help unless Shipton did something against the law.

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  • Unless I'm off base, the knife wasn't left by accident.

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  • Unless they arrest me, I'm still in Bird Song, and that's where all the action is right at the moment.

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  • Unless one of these people had a reason to kill Shipton beyond the apparent.

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  • Unless it wasn't her choice.

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  • Unless you're going to charge me with something, get the hell out of Bird Song and leave me alone.

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  • Unless someone else could have transcribed them.

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  • You'd have to get back up to where you started anyway, unless you're going out in another direction.

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  • He felt reasonably sure they would not kill him, unless they got their kicks out of seeing people freak out before murdering them.

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  • I thought you could use this, unless you're trying to starve yourself.

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  • No, I'll be fine, unless you'd rather do something else and meet me later.

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  • Not unless I catch him at the full moon.

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  • Unless you want to go up and see if we can drown them out.

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  • Almost, but Katie wouldn't have said anything unless she considered it to be extremely important.

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  • Unless... did Alex spend the night with Katie?

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  • Unless you know something I don't?

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  • He admired the security measures, noting that it was impossible for anyone to reach the landmines, unless the biohazard elimination field was down.

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  • Unless he's my Guardian.

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  • He didn't normally turn them down, unless he didn't have the time.

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  • He couldn't imagine all would still be missing, unless she was alive somewhere.

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  • We can meet up tomorrow at Randolph, unless you can't run that fast.

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  • No contact, unless there's an emergency.

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  • Unless you want them to catch you.

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  • I want you to see the underworld fall and the Immortals destroyed as you die.  Unless you'd like to take Sasha's place in my lab.

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  • He's stuck here unless Darkyn lets him go.

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  • No one can predict Death.  No one even sees her, unless they die-dead."  "It must be a lonely existence for her," she said, puzzled as to why he'd speak more highly of Darkyn than he had of Death.

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  • "But I thought -" "It should be this way.  Unless Death is fucking with me."

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  • "There's no other reason why, unless Rhyn is doing what Darkyn wants him to.  If Andre was still alive …" "He's not!"

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  • Mortals can't come here unless they're dead.  Or, it'll kill you.

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  • "Our life together starts right now.  Unless you want to send me away," he added.

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  • I gave him a general overview and he picked the times, unless something hot was cooking.

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  • Their little get-togethers took place on Thursday nights unless one or the other had a pressing engagement.

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  • We're about ready to close our end of the case unless you've found something that looks fishy.

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  • Unless his body floats in with a bullet hole in the head or he gets pinched for speeding in Vegas, it's going down as an accident in my report.

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  • He then told her the Parkside Police Department would close the investigation from this end unless something new came to light.

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  • Unless I hear it from the other person.

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  • He wants to close up that Byrne case unless you've found a real good reason to keep it open.

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  • Nothing, unless you count a tire patch kit and a half a receipt for $59.95, neither of which probably even belonged to Byrne.

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  • Art Farmer was blowing trumpet with the Horace Silver quintet in a piece called "Moon Rays" that Fred wouldn't have lis­tened to on his own unless someone cut off his ears.

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  • It had been stolen, so the police had no way of putting out a call for Nota and his friend unless someone in the neighborhood had sharp eyes.

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  • Just telephone stuff— nothing public unless there's proof.

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  • But he doesn't really need bike shoes unless he plans to bike a long distance.

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  • She didn't write down the license info—she skips that stuff unless the place is crowded.

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  • He didn't have the foggiest idea anyone was looking until after he spoke with Mrs. Glass—around Rollins, Kansas, and yet he keeps changing names, not leaving his signature and not even being seen unless he can't help it.

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  • No one on the block remembered the motor home, but the backyard was closed from view from the street, so unless someone was in the building it would not have been visible.

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  • They found two more body parts last night and they don't match up with any of the earlier ones unless some Colombian had three legs.

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  • "Unless he has a partner," Fred said.

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  • Although there was a scattering of other bikers, he was sure the bright yellow windbreaker would be easy to spot, unless the biker became lost in a large pack.

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  • Not unless you have a car.

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  • Being a stay-at-home mother had always been her career choice, but that wasn't going to be an option – unless they adopted children.

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  • I don't want you at our house again until after the wedding unless I'm with you.

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  • Of course; Katie would have told him that his wife didn't buy new clothes unless she could find them on the clearance rack.

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  • I was thinking that when she got better, she wouldn't be able to get it back unless I had it.

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  • "Unless … you can … I mean the safest place is in my—" "On your floor.

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  • I'll go ahead, unless you prefer I don't?

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  • Unless things go wrong, Sofi said.

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  • Unless this portal looks like a shrub, she said.

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  • The portal was invisible, unless someone fell through it.

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  • Unless you have something you want them to look for, Darian?

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  • "They wouldn't do this unless …" … they thought the same as Jonny, that Darian was getting ready to destroy their world.

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  • Unless you beat them to it.

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  • Unless you can get this fucking thing off.

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  • Stay back, unless I get my ass kicked.

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  • Even carrying a White God, Jenn couldn't explain Sofi's pregnancy accelerating so fast, unless …"Wait, exactly how long have you been here?"

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  • He wouldn't think the worse, not unless Sofi confirmed it.

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  • Unless I let you.

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  • Unless Sirian finds the secret first.

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  • Will tear through even a warrior, unless it chooses not to.

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  • It still didn't matter unless she wanted to please Alex – or Katie.

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  • Unless she stood up to him, she would never learn to run the business.

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  • Unless he had changed, that wasn't what he wanted.

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  • It was a chance she had to take unless she wanted to spend the rest of her life being what everyone else wanted.

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  • Senor Medena was a proud man, but unless she missed her guess, he loved his children.

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  • There had always been a physical attraction between them and unless she had misinterpreted his expression, there still was.

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  • Of course – unless you don't want to go.

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  • Unless you were breeding them, what difference did it make?

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  • He would have to be told where she was going - unless he thought she was on vacation.

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  • The car wouldn't have been her choice, but it was the only rental available - unless she wanted to wait around for half a day until another was returned.

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  • Oh, I'll probably leave them up until the weather starts to get cold - unless someone objects, of course.

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  • Unless you've got a bigger sleeping bag, we'd better stop now.

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  • Why not ask Dad - unless he was afraid Dad would get the wrong idea.

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  • Unless she missed her guess, wild horses couldn't drag it out of him until he was released from that vow.

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  • Not unless someone can withstand the release of his mind magic.

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  • No one else gave a shit about the Original Vamp, unless to kill him.

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  • Or hear her or smell her or sense her, unless she's standing within three feet of me, Xander said in irritation.

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  • "Then unless one of us has been within three feet of her …" Gerry frowned.

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  • Unless you do something stupid like try to vamp her.

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  • He'd probably refuse, unless she let him bite her.

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  • Unless they were gone by then.

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  • Unless it involves a certain issue.

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  • He didn't fully understand why, unless it was because he hadn't tapped her yet.

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  • There's no other history, unless they're at it again and trying to use Jonny to try to get to me.

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  • We have orders to watch him but not interfere, unless someone is in danger.

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  • You can't be a part of his world, unless you understand what he is.

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  • Xander was there, his movement undetectable, unless he wanted to be seen.

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  • "Unless he has a reason to," Xander pointed out.

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  • Be gone, Jonny, unless you feel like taking on an Original.

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  • Jessi had no idea what Jonny might want with her, unless he intended to kill her as a final penalty.

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  • As Dalton said, "The doctrine of definite proportions appears mysterious unless we adopt the atomic hypothesis."

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  • Leo at once announced that he would excommunicate the king of France and release his subjects from their allegiance unless Francis laid down his arms and surrendered Parma and Piacenza.

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  • It is thus futile to compare the absolute voltages met with at two stations, unless allowance can be made for the influence of the environment.

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  • At most stations a negative potential gradient is exceptional, unless during rain or thunder.

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  • A new election must be called to fill the vacancy unless the unexpired term is less than one year.

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  • No act takes effect until ninety days after its passage unless two-thirds of the members of each house specifically order otherwise.

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  • A woman's right to hold, manage and acquire property is not affected by marriage, except that unless she lives apart from her husband, she may not mortgage or convey real estate without his consent.

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  • But unless he was, as is improbable, the "Willelmus Pattney, de eadem, Sar.

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  • The renewal of interest in classical literature was shown in the prohibition of the study of sophistry by any scholar under the age of eighteen, unless he had been pronounced proficient in grammaticals.

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  • Shaftesbury had meanwhile ineffectually warned the king that unless he followed his advice there would be no peace with the people.

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  • Archbishop Ralph of Canterbury refused to consecrate him unless he made a profession of obedience to the southern see; this Thurstan refused and asked the king for permission to go to Rome to consult Pope Paschal II.

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  • Unless the junglecat, which is a nearly whole-coloured species, can claim the position, the ancestry of these Manx-Malay cats is still unknown.

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  • According to Scottish rules, unless it has been forced clean out of bounds, such a jack is still alive.

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  • Unless suitable fresh air inlets are provided, this form of stove will cause the room to be draughty, the strong current of warm air up the flue drawing cold air in through the crevices in the doors and windows.

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  • If the number of inhabitants exceed 500, the commune must also provide a special school for girls, unless the Departmental Council authorizes it to substitute a mixed school.

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  • Unless the Sabbath was already an institution peculiarly Jewish, it could not have served as a mark of distinction from heathenism.

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  • Unless these ideals are mocking visions, man has a right to expect the continuance of his life for its completion.

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  • Votes for the appropriation of the revenue shall not pass unless recommended by the governor-general.

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  • Provision was made for necessary alteration of the constitution of the Commonwealth, but so that no alteration could be effected unless the question had been directly submitted to, and the change accepted by the electorate in the states.

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  • The events of these three years taught the Labour leaders that a parliamentary party was of little practical influence unless it was able to cast on all important occasions a solid vote, and to meet the case a new method was devised.

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  • No place was reckoned to be a town unless it had received a Rise of charter from its sovereign or its local lord.

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  • On the advice of the prince of Orange the states-general refused to receive him as governor-general unless he accepted the " Pacification of Ghent."

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  • A widow has a dower interest in one-third of her husband's real estate unless barred by a jointure or an agreement.

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  • When a divorce is granted, the defendant is not permitted to marry other than the plaintiff for three years, unless the plaintiff dies.

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  • If the owner is a married man, he cannot sell or mortgage it, except for the purchase money, unless his wife joins him in the execution.

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  • Truly you will not be able to keep your ditch nor your shipping unless you turn your ships and shipping into troops of horse and companies of foot, and fight to defend yourselves on terra firma."

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  • Unless, therefore, he that has the gift of tongues also possess the gift of interpreting his exclamations, or unless some one present can do so for him, he had not better exercise it in church.

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  • Nor let them exhibit it at all, unless there is some one present who can interpret the tongues and tell the meeting what it all means.

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  • It is the duty of a debtor to pay a debt without waiting for any demand, and, unless there is a place fixed on either by custom or agreement, he must seek out his creditor for the purpose of paying him unless he is "beyond the seas."

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  • Payment by a third person to the creditor is no discharge of a debt, as a general rule, unless the debtor subsequently ratifies the payment.

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  • There is little trace of serfs in Babylonia, unless the muskinu be really a serf.

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  • He could sell a slave-hostage, unless she 'were a slave-girl who had borne her master children.

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  • the adulterer, ravisher, &c. A man could not be convicted of theft unless the goods were found in his possession.

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  • The ship is then stopped, and the cable gradually hove up towards the surface; but in deep water, unless it has been caught near a loose end, the cable will break on the grapnel before it reaches the surface, as the catenary strain on the bight will be greater than it will stand.

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  • of Macedon was returning from his expedition against the Scythians, the Triballi refused to allow him to pass the Haemus unless they received a share of the booty.

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  • The Postmaster-General (Mr Fawcett) declared that he would issue no more licences unless the licensees agreed to sell telephones to the Post Office.

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  • No candidate can be returned unless he obtains more than half the votes given and more than one-sixth of the total number on the register; otherwise a second ballot must be 1898-1899.19021903.

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