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  • The conductor helped her off the car and then the engineer started his train again, so that it puffed and groaned and moved slowly away up the track.

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  • Katie picked up the plate, her focus on Carmen.

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  • He grew up to become a famous man and one of our greatest orators.

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  • Jonathan was gazing up at Felipa with an adoring expression.

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  • Presently he woke up, rose to a sitting position and rubbed his eyes briskly.

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  • You'd better go wash up and tell your Dad supper is ready.

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  • He should have gone up garret at once.

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  • She scooped up some oats and fed each of the horses.

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  • Then, on Friday those who have done the best may stand up and read their compositions to the school.

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  • The impulse gone, I fell down and cried for her to take me up in her arms.

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  • She stretched and sat up, reaching for her clothes.

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  • Once a little fish swam too near the surface, and the kitten grabbed it in her mouth and ate it up as quick as a wink; but Dorothy cautioned her to be careful what she ate in this valley of enchantments, and no more fishes were careless enough to swim within reach.

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  • He turned away from her with a grimace that distorted his handsome face, kissed Anna Pavlovna's hand, and screwing up his eyes scanned the whole company.

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  • Warmth crawled up her neck.

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  • At such times they were all glad to wait for him, for continually climbing up stairs is sure to make one's legs ache.

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  • Then he looked up to find the nest from which they had fallen.

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  • Many of his poems are still read and loved by children as well as by grown up men and women.

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  • Anna Pavlovna was obviously serving him up as a treat to her guests.

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  • She picked up her coffee cup and took another sip, her eyes searching his over the rim.

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  • Her jet black hair was swept up gracefully into a plaited crown.

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  • Eureka stuck up her nose at such food, but the tiny piglets squealed delightedly at the sight of the crackers and ate them up in a jiffy.

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  • Finally he sat up, a glint of humor in his eyes.

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  • He pulled away from her, propping up on an elbow as he studied her face.

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  • Toss up a copper for it as well.

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  • After dressing and freshening up, she found him in the kitchen wolfing down a sandwich.

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  • Why do you take up a handful of dirt?

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  • When it slowed for the drive, the dust caught up, hiding it in a swirling cloud.

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  • Waiting until they were out of view from the men at the corral, Carmen rode up beside Alex.

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  • Apparently the horse knew the rider meant business, because it didn't act up again.

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  • I don't want her to wake up in a strange room and not be able to find us.

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  • Later, as they walked back to their room, Jonathan looked up at Carmen.

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  • Then the horse bunched up under him.

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  • Unbuckling his belt, he pulled his shirt up and examined the knife scar on his abdomen.

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  • Then he caught up another piglet and pushed it into the first, where it disappeared.

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  • Many large and fierce bears roam in the Valley of Voe, and when they can catch any of us they eat us up; but as they cannot see us, we seldom get caught.

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  • She gets web hosting set up for the princely sum of $30 a month.

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  • One morning I locked my mother up in the pantry, where she was obliged to remain three hours, as the servants were in a detached part of the house.

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  • A strange odour came up from the earth.

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  • "How evidently he belongs to the best society," said she to a third; and the vicomte was served up to the company in the choicest and most advantageous style, like a well-garnished joint of roast beef on a hot dish.

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  • "Oh, what cunning things!" cried Dorothy, catching up one and petting it.

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  • I make them because I believe I can back them up with convincing proofs and arguments.

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  • Then he picked up another box.

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  • She caught her breath, warmth crawling up her neck again.

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  • Where the pools are bright and deep, Where the gray trout lies asleep, Up the river and o'er the lea, That's the way for Billy and me.

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  • Where everyone can live up to his or her maximum potential.

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  • If my reasoning stopped there, you would probably start fishing around for the receipt for this book and read up on your bookseller's return policy.

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  • It was so cool up in the tree that Miss Sullivan proposed that we have our luncheon there.

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  • I started up and instinctively stretched out my hands.

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  • If I did not know the words and idioms necessary to express my thoughts she supplied them, even suggesting conversation when I was unable to keep up my end of the dialogue.

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  • The whole lot contains eleven acres, mostly growing up to pines and hickories, and was sold the preceding season for eight dollars and eight cents an acre.

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  • Leaving her thoughts behind, she started up the hill to meet Alex.

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  • She glanced up at his face, but it gave no clue of his mood.

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  • In the meantime, Thanksgiving was coming up - and then Christmas.

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  • They circled the room twice before a hand reached up and tapped Alex on the shoulder.

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  • What you have on is fine, but if you want to freshen up and wear something else, go ahead.

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  • She rolled over and sat up, but he stopped her with a hand on her arm.

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  • It should have arrived at Hugson's Siding at midnight, but it was already five o'clock and the gray dawn was breaking in the east when the little train slowly rumbled up to the open shed that served for the station-house.

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  • Then they turned bottom side up, and continued to roll slowly over until they were right side up again.

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  • Jim the horse had seen these spires, also, and his ears stood straight up with fear, while Dorothy and Zeb held their breaths in suspense.

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  • With this he caught up two of the piglets and pushed them together, so that the two were one.

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  • Half way up the steep was a yawning cave, black as night beyond the point where the rainbow rays of the colored suns reached into it.

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  • The mouth of the hole was nearly filled up now, but the kitten gave a leap through the remaining opening and at once scampered up into the air.

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  • The Mangaboos saw her escape, and several of them caught up their thorns and gave chase, mounting through the air after her.

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  • The others picked themselves up from the ground one by one and quickly rejoined their fellows, so for a moment the horse thought he had won the fight with ease.

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  • But this I know, I love to play In the meadow, among the hay-- Up the water, and o'er the lea, That's the way for Billy and me.

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  • Let's say Linda has come up with a pretty interesting idea: A social network for couples.

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  • It is never too late to give up our prejudices.

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  • One man says, in his despair or indifference to life, take up a handful of the earth at your feet, and paint your house that color.

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  • Getting around in front, so that she could look inside, the girl saw a boy curled up on the seat, fast asleep.

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  • He got down from his horse and very gently took the little ones up in his big warm hands.

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  • With his lighted lantern in his hand, he went up and down the rough hills calling for his lambs.

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  • We were busy cutting out paper dolls; but we soon wearied of this amusement, and after cutting up our shoestrings and clipping all the leaves off the honeysuckle that were within reach, I turned my attention to Martha's corkscrews.

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  • She sat in my mother's lap constantly, where I used to sit, and seemed to take up all her care and time.

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  • Curled up in a corner of the seat I amused myself for hours making funny little holes in bits of cardboard.

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  • According to Liebig, man's body is a stove, and food the fuel which keeps up the internal combustion in the lungs.

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  • You could sit up as late as you pleased, and, whenever you got up, go abroad without any landlord or house-lord dogging you for rent.

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  • Prince Andrew screwed up his eyes and turned away.

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  • He bent over, picked up her clothes and tossed them to her.

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  • He reached her and turned, walking beside her as they started back up the hill to the house.

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  • She stopped and gazed up at his face.

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  • She glanced up at him as he stopped beside her.

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  • Just about time I think the two of you are making progress, something like this comes up.

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  • He turned to find Jonathan grinning up at him.

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  • She sat up, pulling the blanket around her nightgown and shivered.

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  • He came up behind her and took the coffee cup from her hands, sitting it on the table.

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  • The household account he had set up for her was healthy and growing with the monthly deposits he made.

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  • As it was, the kids might pick up on her fear and emulate.

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  • He picked up the newspaper she had set out for him and started to read.

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  • He rolled up the newspaper and hit her playfully on the backside as she walked away.

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  • Warmth crawled up her neck as she grabbed her nightgown and pulled it over her head.

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  • She jerked her head up and stared at him, letting the nightgown fall loosely around her body.

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  • She returned his kiss passionately, and when he pulled his head back, she gazed up at him.

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  • "I like this," he said, zipping it up.

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  • I was so excited that I couldn't sleep, so I got up and dressed.

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  • "I'm sorry I didn't get up earlier," Carmen said.

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  • When she glanced up at him, even his smile was reassuring.

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  • Her wandering gaze came up to his face and warmth shot painfully up her neck.

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  • Give me one of those polo shirts and I'll go wash up.

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  • "Very nice," Alex agreed without looking up.

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  • Finally he glanced up and met her questioning gaze.

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  • She smiled up at him.

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  • It isn't going to get any easier, so I'd better shape up.

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  • Felipa kicked her horse into a lope and rode up beside him.

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  • Señor Medena gazed up at Alex sadly.

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  • She hesitated at Señor Medena's desk and he glanced up at her expectantly.

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  • Carmen was up first, showering and dressing before Alex woke.

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  • While he showered, she straightened up the room.

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  • She gazed up into his smooth features.

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  • His warm fingers released her shoulders and traced their way up her neck, cupping her jaws in his hands.

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  • She smiled up at Alex.

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  • Carmen glanced up at Alex.

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  • Dragging it up again wouldn't do either of them any good.

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  • Carmen glanced up at her.

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  • As she glanced up, Morino and Alex started down the stairs, the tall lanky foreman taking two at a time.

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  • One of the men is staying up with her.

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  • Jonathan was up early and ready to go, so Alex hurriedly showered and dressed.

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  • One brow shot up.

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  • Everyone liked the idea, so they returned to their rooms and cleaned up.

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  • She sighed, gazing up at him.

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  • Then they caressed their way up her side, his thumb sliding under her bra and gently up the curve of her breast.

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  • Alex sat up and scooted back so he could lean on the headboard.

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  • She glanced up in surprise.

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  • He was growing up and she needed to keep that in mind - and some things off his mind.

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  • She hiked it up and Felipa rolled her eyes.

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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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  • She smiled up at him sweetly.

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  • She leaned back and looked up at his face.

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  • Carmen gazed up at him, shaking her head.

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  • She smiled up at him as his hand found her waist.

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  • Warmth ran up her neck and she bit her lower lip.

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  • She smiled up at him, feeling a sudden need for levity.

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  • His gaze dropped to her waist and an eyebrow shot up.

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  • Carmen gazed up at him innocently.

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  • Carmen gazed up at his somber features.

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

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  • Alondra smiled up at him in a way that suggested their relationship went farther than employment extended.

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  • Something about the way Felipa was smiling up at him suggested she was anticipating a good night kiss.

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  • She stared up at his face, but he ignored her.

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  • Her smile was wry as she gazed up at his face.

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  • She glanced up at Alex.

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  • As the dance came to an end, she gazed up at him.

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  • Hands on hips, she smiled up at him dryly.

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  • He tipped the glass up and drained it.

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  • She glanced up at his face.

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  • Dulce motioned to Carmen from a hallway, so Carmen told Alex to take the children up and she would be up shortly.

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  • Warmth raced up her neck.

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  • He picked up the picture and sighed deeply, meeting her gaze.

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  • Alex admired the breasts - which probably rated him right up there with the majority of men.

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  • I've been getting the feeling she is trying to break us up.

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  • She held up the picture.

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  • His brows shot up.

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  • What else has happened to make you think she is trying to break us up?

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  • As for the drink, there was no point in bringing that up.

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  • She had probably resurrected his memory of how Lori had tried to break them up.

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  • "I know what you mean," she said," but wouldn't all this have come up eventually?"

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  • His head snapped up and he eyed her suspiciously.

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  • I don't want you to give it up because of me.

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  • She lifted her head and gazed up into his eyes.

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  • But eventually it would have caught up with you.

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  • Carmen sucked in her breath and looked up at Alex.

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  • Again she glanced up at him.

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  • She glanced up and found Alex watching her intently.

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  • No matter how sorry Alex was for what happened, or how many times he apologized or tried to make up for it, he couldn't remove the hurt.

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  • Jonathan glanced up at Alex, who met his gaze sternly.

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  • That evening after Destiny and Jonathan were asleep, Carmen was picking up in their room.

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  • Carmen looked up at his face and found it as stern as his voice.

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  • Remembering Dulce's face at the table, she turned, frowning up at him.

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  • He pulled the pajama top shut and started buttoning it without looking up.

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  • On week days, I get up about 6:00 in the morning and fix breakfast.

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  • Finally Carmen picked up Destiny and stood.

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  • I'll be up in a few hours.

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  • He glanced up and smiled when she came in, his gaze drifting from her to the door.

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  • What's up with that, anyway?

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  • Color stained his neck and spewed up into his face.

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  • You keep telling me it's in the past - until you can dig it back up and throw it in my face again.

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  • Finally he looked up at her.

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  • She gazed up at him.

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  • Carmen glanced up to find him frowning down at her.

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  • He'd been in a grumpy mood since he got up.

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  • Following Señor Medena up the stairs, she ran her hand along the smooth wood, enjoying the cool silky soft feel of it.

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  • He scowled at his father and rode up beside Carmen.

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  • Alex assisted her as she swung up behind him.

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  • Blood raced up her neck to warm her cheeks.

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  • Dropping her arms, she stepped back and wiped her mouth, staring up at him as though he had initiated the incident.

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  • She caught up with Dulce at the top of the stairs.

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  • She looked up at him.

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  • She finally looked up at him.

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  • There was no point in dredging up the past again.

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  • Carmen picked her up and turned as Jonathan joined her.

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  • She rolled over and rose up on an elbow.

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  • He lay down on his back and pulled the covers up.

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  • Later as she lay awake beside him, listening to the sound of his breathing, it occurred to her that they had fallen into the pattern of making up by making love.

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  • She grinned up at Alex as they left the room to go downstairs for breakfast.

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  • He scooped her up.

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  • Carmen glanced up at Alex and he shrugged.

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  • Carmen stiffened and looked up at Alex, but he found something interesting outside to look at.

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  • Alex sat up and leaned over her, speaking softy in a voice that was little more than a whisper.

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  • He was up on one elbow, his attention fixed on her open blouse.

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  • When she re-entered the bedroom, he was propped up on a pillow, his eyes closed and the blankets tucked around his neck.

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  • She turned off the light and pulled the covers up.

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  • He sat up and turned on the light.

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  • She pulled the covers up to her chin and met his gaze solemnly.

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  • She sat up slowly, clutching the blanket to her chest.

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  • She looked up at his intent features.

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  • Finally she worked up the courage and turned on the computer.

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  • He picked up the coffee cup and leaned back in his chair, eyeing her thoughtfully.

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  • A flush crawled up his neck, across his face and hid behind flashing dark eyes.

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  • Jonathan put the last fork beside a plate and smiled up at her.

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  • Destiny glanced up at Carmen from her elevated chair at the table and then her attention swung back to Alex.

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  • Placing it in a little plate, he cut it up in small pieces.

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  • She gazed up at him, afraid to trust her voice.

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  • That was the end of the conversation and neither of them brought the subject up again that night.

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  • Katie glanced up from the potato in her hand.

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  • Katie's brows shot up.

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  • Katie smiled knowingly and picked up another potato.

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  • "Mom," Katie said without looking up.

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  • Katie glanced up and rolled her eyes.

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  • Katie piled the potatoes in another pan and picked it up, along with the knife and a bag of peals.

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  • Carmen sat Destiny on the floor and picked up the pan of pealed potatoes, along with a paring knife.

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  • Carmen picked up a potato and started pealing it.

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  • The way I heard it, Grandma & Grandpa Barret were rolling in money and Dad wasn't up to their standards... financially.

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  • I always wondered if that was why Mom and Dad split up for a while - because Mom was used to a different lifestyle and social circle.

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  • Katie glanced up at Carmen, her attention still not complete.

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  • She looked up at Katie.

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  • I guess I can't deny that, but in all these years, why hasn't Uncle Fabrice's name come up in a conversation at least once?

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  • Maybe it caught up with him.

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  • She had been lying around all day catching up on her sleep while Carmen worked on her bedroom.

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  • Jonathan, help your mother put the food up and I'll get Destiny into her coat.

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  • Well, I do need to freshen up, but I'll be back.

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  • When I told her about Destiny, she asked if she could come up and help.

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  • Someone will have to pick her up at the airport, but she can stay with Jonathan at the house.

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  • Her fever goes down, but then comes back up again.

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  • Carmen was so exhausted that after Bill picked up Katie, she went to bed.

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  • Alex looked up and smiled when they walked into the room.

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  • "If you wake me up early, I'll help you with the chores too," Jonathan told Alex.

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  • After they left, Carmen sank into the chair and picked up a horse magazine.

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  • His red shock of hair stood up like a flame as he glared down at her.

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  • The sheetrock was up and mudded, but not painted.

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  • No, if one of us has to get snowed in up here, I'd rather it was me.

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  • Less than an hour after the phone call, Destiny woke up in a fit of coughing.

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  • She started crying and holding her arms up to Carmen.

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  • She was burning up.

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  • She was getting a little dehydrated, so they were speeding up the IV.

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  • The medication they were giving her to clear up the congestion in her lungs was making her sleep a lot, but they thought that was better than having her upset all the time.

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  • How are you holding up?

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  • "I understand," he said gently, "but try to keep your chin up."

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  • See you when the roads clear up.

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  • Carmen woke to a crackling sound and sat up, trying to identify it.

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  • Destiny coughed and sat up with a wale that sounded more like a broken growl.

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  • You can sit up, but you have to stay in there.

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