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wanted Sentence Examples

  • He wanted... needed an answer.

  • He was respectful of her concerns, but they didn't see eye-to-eye on any of it - except the fact that they both wanted another child.

  • You and Jonathan wanted to go.

  • He wanted to protect her and preserve her innocence.

  • Well, he did say he would go because she and Jonathan wanted to.

  • Carmen wanted to shrivel out of sight.

  • Not because she wanted the money, but because it might become an issue.

  • We both wanted a baby.

  • It was the way she wanted it as well.

  • Maybe Alex wanted to be in control because he had been dominated all his life.

  • No one wanted to feel forced into anything.

  • Most girls wanted to be a princess at some point in their youth, though she couldn't specifically remember that wish.

  • Certainly she wanted to feel special to Alex - and did.

  • We all knew about his family, but the way he acted, it was as if he wanted to hide them from us.

  • He always wanted to be a veterinarian.

  • I guess the only thing he wanted more than that was a good woman and children.

  • After all, he knew Katie too, but they only wanted the people he knew before he met his wife - excluding his sister.

  • Alex wanted the safari.

  • You wanted the horse ranch?

  • Well, let him think what he wanted.

  • Maybe he wanted to look at the house too.

  • He wanted my opinion.

  • You're the person he wanted to put in the house.

  • He had all the family he wanted in Arkansas.

  • Right now she wanted to talk to Dulce.

  • Was that what Dulce was arguing with him about - that he didn't know what he wanted?

  • Alex knew very well what he wanted.

  • If he had passed Dulce over, it was because she wasn't what he wanted.

  • I wasn't the one who wanted to come here in the first place.

  • If his family wanted him to come back, they would have to get rid of his current responsibilities.

  • He probably wanted to say good-bye privately.

  • Felipa looked like she wanted to eat the words.

  • I guess she just wanted to say goodbye.

  • One side of her wanted to press on until she got some answers.

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

  • If his tone was any indication, he wanted more.

  • Alex and Jonathan wanted to help decorate, but there were some basic things that could be done.

  • Alex had invited her to look at his financial files any time she wanted, and yet it seemed an intrusion on his privacy.

  • All she wanted was Alex.

  • He merely wanted to establish his authority, so the others would follow his lead.

  • Most of all, he wanted to change the subject.

  • I'm not all that secretive, but you were the one who kept telling me that if he wanted you to know, he'd tell you.

  • They wanted Dad to annul the marriage - even cut off any money for Mom.

  • Considering the information Katie had just disclosed, it wasn't surprising that he wanted to be in control - or that he had chosen a wife who asked few questions.

  • Of course - and he wanted to be there as much as she did.

  • She wanted to talk to you about something.

  • She wanted to tell him how much she missed him - how much she wished he was there, but he might jump in the truck and travel dangerous highways.

  • I suppose he wanted to help.

  • Alex might have convinced himself that he wanted a simpler lifestyle.

  • He hesitantly announced to Carmen one evening that he wanted to learn to play a guitar.

  • He knew exactly what he wanted and I told him we would buy it for him.

  • Destiny wanted to wear some jewelry too, so she let her wear the white pearl choker necklace that her mother had given her.

  • When Destiny wanted to wear a ring like mommy, Carmen tied a yellow ribbon around her finger and made a bow of it on the top.

  • She wanted to see him happy.

  • Whatever it was, she wanted to know.

  • I wish that was all she wanted.

  • Probably because he didn't know how to handle the situation - and Alex always wanted to be in control.

  • She wanted me to tell him - and you.

  • I can imagine why she wanted you to tell me.

  • Yes... I just wanted to let you know that the twins were born this morning.

  • Right now all he wanted to do was get it over with.

  • Not like I wanted to take him away from the man who had been a Dad to him.

  • If they wanted what he and Carmen had, why didn't they go out and find it?

  • Carmen thought she wanted him to make the decisions, but she wanted to be involved with the process.

  • Connie packed and left that evening after work, still expressing her concern and insisting that Lisa call her if she wanted to talk.

  • I just wanted to ask you a question.

  • He had volunteered his help, and now he was going make his offer good... whether he wanted to or not.

  • On the other hand, if he wanted to harm her, he might snatch the stick from her and use it as a weapon against her.

  • Lisa watched the two of them, sensing that there was something neither of them wanted to mention.

  • I just wanted to ask him something.

  • On the other hand, who wanted the odors of animals drifting through their house all the time?

  • What was down that path that no one wanted to talk about, and why did Giddon insist that his houseguest should not wander around alone?

  • But then, there was the package, and the money he wanted back.

  • That's why I wanted you to look for me.

  • Did he say what he wanted?

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

  • Didn't he know that the more he didn't want her to see it, the more she wanted to see what it was?

  • I don't know what he wanted, but he certainly put you in a reflective mood.

  • Nothing she wanted to confess.

  • It wasn't something she wanted to talk about.

  • No. I only wanted to pick up a few pictures and pay some bills.

  • Because he wanted to make me look bad in your eyes.

  • Her hands were shaking and her knees wanted to buckle.

  • No, a restraining order wouldn't stop him from finding me if he wanted to, and it might just make him mad enough to do something worse.

  • The only difference was that she wanted Yancey to kiss her, not Howard.

  • It wasn't a relationship she had planned or wanted – until now.

  • Now she wanted it more than life itself.

  • If he wanted to hurt me, he could follow me in my car.

  • Right now all he wanted out of her was absence.

  • You wanted nice things, so you substituted your family for a conscience.

  • They wanted her out of the way, or at least silent.

  • He wanted you to get rid of me.

  • Yeah, he wanted me to get rid of you, all right.

  • I would never stop you from going to college or doing anything else you wanted to do.

  • I can see why you wanted to keep this a secret.

  • If I wanted someone to organize my life, I would have stayed back in Muskogee with my parents instead of moving here.

  • I made the mistake of telling her that parents of two of the girls wanted me here to protect them from thieves and murderers.

  • They wanted to stay at the party.

  • How could she blame him if he wanted to call the marriage off?

  • This is the way he wanted it.

  • Nobody wanted this to happen, but don't let his death be a complete loss.

  • "I think they wanted some privacy," Adrienne finally said.

  • If he wanted the relationship to end, she wasn't going to cling to him shamelessly.

  • If you had left when Brandon wanted you to, you still couldn't have done anything.

  • I wanted to stay, but I thought you wanted to be alone with your mother.

  • 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.

  • Adrienne felt the rage tearing at her lungs, plucking at her nerves until she wanted to twist Julie's neck off.

  • Sure, they had spent more time wandering on the ranch, but that was only because Brandon wanted to get her alone.

  • Brandon must have wanted something different as well.

  • Last time we talked, you sounded like you never wanted to see me again.

  • I love that ranch and I wanted to stay there.

  • She could wear men's clothes and crack that whip all she wanted, but she was still a woman at heart - and he knew it.

  • Let them all think what they wanted.

  • All he wanted was the ranch.

  • She wanted to talk to Bordeaux about it, but they were moving so fast that conversation was impossible.

  • The last thing she wanted was rivalry among the men.

  • How come them soldiers wanted you with them?

  • If he wanted to discuss her father, it was going to be a one-sided conversation.

  • She wanted to ask him to slow down, but she was already holding him back.

  • She wanted to hit him.

  • No wonder the cavalry wanted you bad enough to pay you twice what they thought Pete might pay.

  • So he still wanted to marry her.

  • She wanted to run but her feet wouldn't move.

  • She wanted to scream at him, but her vocal cords were paralyzed.

  • I thought I wanted to stay that way.

  • If that was the way he wanted it that was the way he would get it.

  • She wanted to tell him how much he was like her father.

  • She wanted to inflict pain.

  • She wanted to hate Bordeaux for what he had done, but like a shameless hussy, she still longed to hear his voice - feel his touch.

  • Bordeaux had found what he wanted and claimed his prize.

  • I told Bordeaux if he wanted to buy it, he'd have to talk to you.

  • "That's all I wanted to hear," he interrupted with a grin.

  • I know she wanted him to come back.

  • You might as well know right now that I wanted to buy your ranch so I could use the creek.

  • I know, and I guess I was deliberately a little evasive because I wanted you to learn to trust me.

  • He said she deserved the rest and he wanted her to keep in touch with her friends.

  • People always wanted what seemed unobtainable.

  • By the end of the second day, she had adapted to the guests and felt completely at ease - a state that Claudette apparently wanted to shatter.

  • Dad would have given her anything she wanted.

  • It was obvious that he wanted to clear the air, but couldn't decide where to start.

  • Why didn't he simply say he wanted to go see Mary?

  • He wanted her to look elsewhere for romantic attention.

  • Cade only wanted one thing - and she had foolishly submitted.

  • The last thing she wanted was a reluctant husband.

  • If he wanted to forget it had ever happened, so much the better.

  • If he wanted to see Mary, why did he have to drag her along?

  • I rationalized myself right into his bed – right where I wanted to go.

  • It was plain that Cade was content with things the way they were, but she wanted more.

  • She wanted a permanent relationship with him - marriage.

  • She had always wanted children, although this wasn't the way she had intended to start a family.

  • Much as she wanted the baby, she felt adoption was the best choice.

  • She wanted the best for it - better than what she had.

  • I wanted to know what I could do to help you.

  • I wanted you to say something - anything.

  • Instead, you acted like you wanted to forget the whole thing.

  • If you wanted to marry me, why did you tell me you only wanted to spend a few nights with me?

  • You said marriage was for people who wanted to spend a lifetime together, not a few nights.

  • I wanted you to tell me that wasn't your sole reason for wanting to get married.

  • I wanted a wife and children, but I didn't want to risk losing them because of the ranch.

  • I thought she would have wanted him to wear them.

  • I think she just wanted to get him off her back.

  • I could tell Quinn wanted to change the subject.

  • Betsy desperately wanted to encourage him further but to her credit, she kept her silence.

  • I'm sure he meant well, but his lecture wasn't what Howie, and to a lesser extent Betsy, wanted to hear.

  • When my aunt practically insisted he visit me, I was scared to death wondering what he knew or why he wanted to come.

  • I wanted it to be your Alder's Bridge too.

  • I wanted to stop and see it for myself.

  • Howie wanted to wait until we were all together.

  • I knew he desperately wanted to pursue Howie's never-before-encountered ability as far as it would go.

  • Betsy was awake when I returned home and wanted to know what delayed me.

  • I wanted to be sure he was at home and hopefully alone.

  • I knew what I was about to say was far more than I wanted to offer.

  • There was a lion in the linen closet and no one wanted to reach for the towel.

  • This Cooms guy said he'd fix us up any place we wanted, didn't he?

  • We wanted a firm economy, reasonable real estate costs, and a good school system.

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

  • Howie simply wanted to see who was in the assigned hotel room sometime during the weekend.

  • I just wanted to see a bit of your city before I drive to your car.

  • The director wanted me to help as much as I could but if someone was getting too close, I was to drop it.

  • "I wanted Julie to come out here," he said the second day he was away.

  • While I wanted to wake Betsy and explain the situation I felt following Julie's directive might free her to be more forthcoming.

  • While Martha was as upset as Betsy and I, she wanted no part in resolving the matter.

  • She harbored suspicions as a result of Howie's dreams and wanted to know if they were true.

  • I've wanted desperately to talk to you!

  • You've wanted this all your life; admit it.

  • I woke him up but he listened intently while I explained what I wanted he and Howie to do.

  • Naw. I just wanted to know how much I left on the table.

  • You're the third person who wanted them.

  • I couldn't sit still in the office alone and I frankly I wanted the company of my wife.

  • We turned the phone over to Molly who wanted to offer her condolences to Howie.

  • I wanted to say the entire French Foreign hiding in the other room but before I could speak, we both could barely hear a voice.

  • I wanted to ask questions but a medic stuck a needle in my arm.

  • Anyone you know who wanted to kill him?

  • Yes, I thought, there were scores of people who wanted to murder Howie.

  • He wanted to know if there was anyone else in the house.

  • Quinn is gone and we couldn't do anything more if we wanted to.

  • Because it's your life, Howie, I wanted to say but didn't.

  • The guy driving is wanted nationwide for a number of murders!

  • Molly wanted to fix supper on her own which both Betsy and I were thankful to let happen.

  • She wanted to explain herself more thoroughly but I shushed her and continued with business.

  • It would be the first time in an airplane for her and she wanted details of what to expect.

  • I felt compelled to follow but I wanted to hear more.

  • Howie was patient but I wanted some time to talk to my wife in privacy.

  • I wanted to add, instead of just you, but I didn't.

  • They're okay with your statements but they wanted to talk to your other pals, the LeBlancs.

  • I wanted to shout something like Dracula is out of his casket and has a thirst for my wife's A-negative blood, but I bit my tongue and begged that this was truly an emergency.

  • I wanted to remind this troubled soul of the good he'd wrought but thoughts of Betsy prevented my saying the words.

  • I knew he wanted to remain close to Julie so I said nothing further about trying to go back.

  • I was sure he wanted to know about the tipster and when he asked me outright if it was I, I knew I was correct.

  • Try as I might, I couldn't fix the time or the location anywhere close to the present where we wanted to be.

  • The detective seemed unconvinced until I told him John Luke Grasso wanted something from my friend and he might have contacted him.

  • He was annoying, and she wanted him to leave her alone.

  • All he ever wanted to do was play with his stupid baseball, and she'd taken it and thrown it into the forest.

  • He'd always wanted a big brother and idolized Aaron.

  • That level of agony was something she never wanted to go through again.

  • Her heart leapt, and she stood, halfway to him before his sharp look reminded her he wasn't someone she wanted to approach.

  • Sofi wanted her watched for some reason.

  • Bianca looked at him, and he ignored the sense she wanted to be alone with her brother.

  • "You think I wouldn't have killed you by now if I wanted to?" he challenged.

  • But I don't know what he wanted with you.

  • And the fact the Black God wanted her.

  • His thoughts went to the memory he wanted nothing more than to forget forever.

  • His body screamed for him to follow and let Toni handle whatever it was Iggy wanted.

  • No sooner had he opened his eyes than he heard the voice he least wanted to hear.

  • Her evolving power told her more than she wanted to know, even before she faced him.

  • I've always wanted to go to Europe.

  • He'd wanted her, but he kept his distance.

  • He wanted to lose himself in her warmth and liveliness on his last night.

  • He wanted Bianca back.

  • He wanted Darian dead.

  • She didn't want to die; she wanted to be with him, even if only during the nights.

  • No woman would ever be more than second to a man like that, but being the woman who was second in his world sounded better than anything else she'd ever wanted.

  • Dusty wanted nothing more than to order Darian back to Ohio to finish one mess before dragging them into another.

  • I just wanted to say hi before you left.

  • She didn't believe she'd turn into a princess any more than she believed she wanted anything to do with killing anyone.

  • He strode toward the end of the alley, wanting out of the rain as much as he wanted to talk to the intriguing woman over his shoulder.

  • Part of her wanted to return to her home that very night, and another part of her feared what she'd find if she did.

  • She looked him over again, certain he could escape any time he wanted.

  • Running up the stairs to the main floor, she wanted nothing more than to return to the safety of her room.

  • If the man didn't freeze down there, he'd die at the hands of her father and his strange delusion that this man wanted her dead.

  • I heard something in the basement and wanted to see what it was.

  • That man wanted to kill you.

  • Anyway, she wanted me to tell you to trust your instincts.

  • When it didn't morph into something else, she knew it was what he wanted.

  • She wanted more of Jule's magic caressing her from the inside, and his soft skin caressing her on the outside.

  • For the first time in her life, she wanted not to feel completely alone.

  • She wanted more … She shook her head and took a wet washcloth into the living room.

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

  • She wanted to ask but didn't.

  • Satisfied it was getting what it wanted, the Watcher left him alone.

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