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whole Sentence Examples

  • I wish the whole world were like that!

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  • You'd have to know the whole story.

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  • The whole truth didn't sound nearly as bad as part of the conversation.

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  • This whole thing is crazy.

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  • I have eaten food pretty much my whole life.

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  • I've been afraid of losing him my whole life.

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  • But the industry as a whole has shot forward.)

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  • Her whole body trembled.

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  • My whole name is Zebediah; but folks just call me 'Zeb.'

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  • He sighed and rubbed his head as though the whole idea gave him a headache.

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  • I called Mary to see if you were there and she filled me in on the whole thing.

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  • I'll stop the whole thing before I'll do that.

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  • A long time ago, there was a battle so horrible it threatened to destroy the whole universe.

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  • They haven't defeated us yet, and Jim is worth a whole army.

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  • "How about you walk me through the whole business," he said.

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  • He'd been on thin ice with this whole subject since the beginning.

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  • Her whole body deflated at his mocking tone.

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  • "My dear Darian," the Watcher said in a softer tone, "I cannot take the pain of the memories you will experience in the morning when you remember the whole of your existence.

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  • I can vouch for myself but going out on the limb for someone else is a whole different ball game.

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  • You are staying the whole evening, I hope?

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  • The whole thing only lasted a minute before the damn phone rang.

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  • She was going to say that the bitter note in her tone was for someone who had betrayed her, but the whole world didn't need to know about their shame.

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  • "The whole day has been a disaster," Dean said as he settled into an easy chair in his bedroom, a shopping bag in his lap.

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  • He spent the whole evening trying to save my soul.

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  • He spent the whole evening trying to save my soul.

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  • Next morning it was I who waked the whole family with my first "Merry Christmas!"

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  • Certainly, you don't want the whole world to know where you were last night.

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  • This was an electrifying discovery to the whole world.

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  • The paper cancelled the whole thing the next week.

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  • She looked down, both thrilled by the idea of an eternity with the man who made her feel whole and horrified at what her father told her.

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  • He agreed whole heartedly to engage a psychiatrist.

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  • In such a neighborhood as this, boards and shingles, lime and bricks, are cheaper and more easily obtained than suitable caves, or whole logs, or bark in sufficient quantities, or even well-tempered clay or flat stones.

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

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  • As incredible as this psychic ability is, the whole world knows something or someone can do this.

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  • The problem isn't your staying her; it's this whole clandestine meeting.

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  • That's the whole agenda; just rally 'round the flag, boys, chin held high.

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  • If there wasn't so much else happening, I'd think the whole business was funny.

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  • And the whole thing has been unnatural because that cat and I are both able to talk your language, and to understand the words you say.

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  • I've just been paddling to keep my head above water my whole life long and sinking down further with every stroke.

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  • I certainly couldn't fund the whole group.

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  • "What was that thing?" she asked, her whole body trembling.

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  • Her body ached to feel whole again, as she had last night in his arms.

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  • For the bundle which he had chosen had contained the food for the whole party.

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  • On the whole, I think that it cannot be maintained that dressing has in this or any country risen to the dignity of an art.

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  • After that Princess Mary did not see her father for a whole week.

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  • Ferapontov's whole household came out too, following Alpatych and the coachman.

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  • And God kept multiplying and multiplying 'em and feeding this whole field of people, like at a rock concert.

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  • Spring's arrival suggested a garden and Betsy embraced the idea whole heartedly.

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  • And each visitor, though politeness prevented his showing impatience, left the old woman with a sense of relief at having performed a vexatious duty and did not return to her the whole evening.

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  • I read the whole account online.

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  • "Fun in the mountains, for a whole week," Paulette added, rising with a yawn, "if we don't kill each other."

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  • Smolensk was abandoned contrary to the wishes of the Emperor and of the whole people.

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  • He expected these days to be his last, but he'd give the order to decimate the entire state if it meant humanity as a whole survived.

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  • Dean looked up from squeezing honey from a plastic bear onto a piece of whole wheat toast smeared with peanut butter.

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  • Dean looked up from squeezing honey from a plastic bear onto a piece of whole wheat toast smeared with peanut butter.

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  • "The seal will never be whole again," the Watcher said in a hushed tone, his green eyes on the sky.

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  • During the whole trip I did not have one fit of temper, there were so many things to keep my mind and fingers busy.

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  • I stood still, my whole attention fixed upon the motions of her fingers.

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  • She rose, bored after being trapped alone the whole day in the condo, and peered through the peephole.

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  • Or they'd have razed the whole mall.

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  • The whole country was stirred up.

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  • Working in a factory required learning a whole different rhythm of life.

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  • You'll always carry that pain, if you don't let yourself become whole again.

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  • "The whole world saw that go down," Damian said with a sidelong look at him.

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  • But a single example will suffice to illustrate the whole.

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  • It is as if the whole world had gone crazy.

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  • They let us go off by ourselves for the whole afternoon while they messed around.

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  • They let us go off by ourselves for the whole afternoon while they messed around.

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  • Put your whole heart in the good work, my child, and it cannot fail.

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  • The Wizard reached out, caught the wee creature in his hand, and holding its head between one thumb and finger and its tail between the other thumb and finger he pulled it apart, each of the two parts becoming a whole and separate piglet in an instant.

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  • And when he had blessed them, all began to sing; and the whole forest was filled with sweetness and joy because of their wonderful melodies.

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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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  • Sometimes he would take care of the whole flock while the shepherd was resting or eating his dinner.

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  • At last James Hogg said, "It's of no use; all we can do is to go home and tell the master that we have lost his whole flock."

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  • In her own words, they were "good boards overhead, good boards all around, and a good window"--of two whole squares originally, only the cat had passed out that way lately.

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  • He was so calm and methodical during the whole business it made it that much worse.

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  • He's got the whole world in his knapsack.

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  • The city was far away, and the slaves must walk the whole distance.

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  • Let's face it: Futurists as a whole have a pretty poor track record.

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  • I hope that someday the whole world has only this nation's level of problems.

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  • They forget that my whole body is alive to the conditions about me.

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  • Then for the first time she had her whole manuscript under her finger at once.

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  • My heart was full of tears, for I love the beautiful truth with my whole heart and mind.

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  • The whole of my winters, as well as most of my summers, I had free and clear for study.

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  • I am tempted to reply to such--This whole earth which we inhabit is but a point in space.

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  • He cut his trees level and close to the ground, that the sprouts which came up afterward might be more vigorous and a sled might slide over the stumps; and instead of leaving a whole tree to support his corded wood, he would pare it away to a slender stake or splinter which you could break off with your hand at last.

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  • Many a lusty crest--waving Hector, that towered a whole foot above his crowding comrades, fell before my weapon and rolled in the dust.

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  • It was on the whole a rare amusement, which, continued too long, might have become a dissipation.

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  • From a hilltop you can see a fish leap in almost any part; for not a pickerel or shiner picks an insect from this smooth surface but it manifestly disturbs the equilibrium of the whole lake.

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  • Our whole life is startlingly moral.

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  • They grew also behind my house, and one large tree, which almost overshadowed it, was, when in flower, a bouquet which scented the whole neighborhood, but the squirrels and the jays got most of its fruit; the last coming in flocks early in the morning and picking the nuts out of the burs before they fell, I relinquished these trees to them and visited the more distant woods composed wholly of chestnut.

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  • I often performed this duty of hospitality, waited long enough to milk a whole herd of cows, but did not see the man approaching from the town.

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  • The whole cut impressed me as if it were a cave with its stalactites laid open to the light.

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  • This is the whole history of "My Prisons."

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  • The whole air reeked with smoke.

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  • He enlivened the whole party.

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  • He kept telling himself that he would consider the whole matter and decide what was right and how he should act, but instead of that he only excited himself more and more.

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  • The whole company were standing between two windows at a small table laid with hors-d'oeuvres.

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  • After smearing peanut butter and jam on whole wheat bread for a lunch on the fly, Dean knocked on Martha's door.

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  • Me, my whole world's a shopping cart full of junk and hand-me-downs—that's my life, all of it.

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  • Now, if we could get the sheriff's office to work that fast we could put this whole bones business to bed.

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  • Now, if we could get the sheriff's office to work that fast we could put this whole bones business to bed.

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  • "Bob Fulton planned the whole thing," he said, "and I helped him make the paddles and put them on the boat."

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  • As people grow wealthier (as the whole world will), they typically spend more money on food, though it is less as a percentage of overall income.

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  • For a whole evening she will sit at the table writing whatever comes into her busy brain; and I seldom find any difficulty in reading what she has written.

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  • The whole bank, which is from twenty to forty feet high, is sometimes overlaid with a mass of this kind of foliage, or sandy rupture, for a quarter of a mile on one or both sides, the produce of one spring day.

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  • The whole tree itself is but one leaf, and rivers are still vaster leaves whose pulp is intervening earth, and towns and cities are the ova of insects in their axils.

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  • There is not one of my readers who has yet lived a whole human life.

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  • The whole consultation passed more than quietly.

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  • The princesses Aline and Sophie sit whole days with me, and we, unhappy widows of live men, make beautiful conversations over our 'charpie', only you, my friend, are missing... and so on.

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  • Some other officers, who had seen the whole affair, cried out to the captain, Shame!

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  • So now that the task of remembering past purchases and using that information to suggest future purchases is completely transitioned to machines, it operates on a whole different scale.

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  • As access becomes cheaper and better, and the whole world has mobile phones, more information can be delivered to people in remote parts of the world.

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  • If you are not familiar with this whole issue, look into it; it is fascinating and, I think, important.

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  • If the whole world had only ten thousand people, how many breakthroughs would you expect?

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  • My mind was like a thousand pieces of shattered glass, impossible to make whole.

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  • The man before her was unwavering, and she had the impression of everything she was not and everything she needed to be whole.

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  • I'm French, he said and swallowed one whole.

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  • The whole troubling business snarled up his mind through the otherwise pleasant afternoon.

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  • If he did switch them and his little gag came to light, it wouldn't only cost him the election; it would cost him his whole career.

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  • It sounds like the Lucky Pup Mine is at the bottom of the whole business.

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  • I'll bet each of them know something they think the other doesn't so's they want the whole shebang for themselves!

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  • After all, the whole business remained supposition—conclusions jumped to like fourth graders in a schoolyard hopscotch game.

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  • We couldn't have been happier, and it never changed for a moment for the whole twelve years before he died.

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  • It is incredible—the whole area—but especially here.

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  • The whole situation is downright bizarre.

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  • The whole scene was horrifying.

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  • I expect the whole family just relocated.

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  • Who else had been staying at Bird Song throughout this whole business?

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  • Sex is a whole different ball game when it's not my idea.

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  • He pinched me for obstructing justice and a whole bunch of stuff.

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  • "The whole clan is on short notice," Dean said.

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  • I bugged the place, taped the whole damn thing— recorded every word.

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  • But you're not telling me the whole story either, are you?

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  • Maybe I should turn the whole business over to you now that you're back.

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  • I'd just like to know the whole story.

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  • "That doesn't tell us a whole lot," Fred grumbled as he poked at the keys.

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  • The Lucky Strike tin is a common one, but some containers sell for a whole lot more than that.

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  • So you tried to buy The Lucky Pup so you could cover up the whole business once and for all.

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  • She waited her whole life for this moment, and all she was able to do was watch him leave her.

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  • The whole reason he'd avoided her was because of Wynn's warning – pleasure kills – a reminder that Deidre's tumor was connected to her emotions.

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  • "I'm thinking …I waited my whole life for this moment," she replied.

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  • She could help Gabriel and the souls, even if her whole world crashed at the end of the week.

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  • He was rumored to go through five to ten blood monkeys a day and was said to have single-handedly wiped out whole villages.

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  • I've waited my whole life for this.

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  • Not the abbreviated version contrived for a witless or hysterical wife, but the whole thing – including any designs Lori has on you... or you have for her.

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  • The whole thing didn't take more than an hour, and she delivered a baby weighing close to seventy-five pounds.

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  • "Money may keep this whole world turning, but love greases the wheels," she quipped in reverse.

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  • You know how they say your whole life passes before your eyes?

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  • "You want to stay here for the whole week?" she asked.

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  • One whole wall was lined with homemade brandy.

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  • You've been on the mortal world the whole time?

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  • I, uh, did something really awful Saturday night, and the whole world has gone insane.

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  • "I don't know the whole story, but I can give you the basics," Katie said.

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  • Why did she feel guilty about this whole mess, when she hadn't done anything to get herself into it?

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  • He'd spent the past three nights in bed with another woman after completely destroying her whole world!

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  • You let me see my Gabriel in a whole new light.

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  • The earth in flames, with earthquakes swallowing whole towns and buildings burning.

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  • Surprised, he crossed to the bars of his cell but found the whole wall disappeared when he touched it.

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  • For the first time in years, he felt whole again.

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  • In the course of a day, her whole life had gone to shit.

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  • She ate the whole basketful while he watched.

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  • The healer's soft hands took away her headache, then the throbbing in her neck, and worked on the other parts of her body until she felt whole again.

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  • The whole top of the building --where the hostel was housed --was on fire.

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  • "I don't get this whole free will thing," Katie complained when the cook returned.

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  • I'm so sick of this whole better-than-thou attitude you all have! she snapped, facing him with her hands on her hips.

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  • For the first time since she could remember, she felt at peace, whole.

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  • You aren't surviving day-to-day anymore as you have your whole life, and for the first time, you're fighting for something other than you.

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  • He stood in front of the glass French doors of the balcony, taking up the whole space with his massive frame and heavy trench coat.

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  • Rhyn gazed at her, and her whole body responded despite her fear.

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  • His revenge was all that would make him whole again.

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  • His whole body shaking, he tried to calm himself and withdrew, wanting to wipe away the taint of Sasha.s blood from his clothing and skin.

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  • She led them into Kris.s room again and slammed the door, vaguely pissed at the Ancient for having the only door that locked in the whole castle.

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  • He.s kinda got a whole bunch of people to worry about.

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  • His whole life was in shambles because of her.

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  • Your bracelet acts as a sort of master key, so you can go anywhere in the whole house.

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  • His whole face had changed upon seeing his nishani and children, had gone from tired to hopeful.

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  • You want me … to walk away from everything I know, my family … I knew it was possible, but I didn't think I'd have a chance to go home at all … but still, I couldn't leave a whole planet to die!

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  • It surged up through his feet to his head, making his whole body tingle as the planet welcomed back its king.

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  • They stood in silence, comfortable and whole in each other's arms.

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  • She was not pretty, but it was obvious, even to Dean's untrained eye, that her attire, hair do, makeup and whole mien did not evolve from the poor side of the tracks.

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  • She called from the Montrose airport and booked for a whole week.

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  • You could stick the junk in a box and mail it a whole lot cheaper than having them fly out here.

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  • You write a whole series of 'A's" and 'B's" and so forth.

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  • Then he added, I don't know a whole lot about her.

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  • Then, as soon as it was quite a while, she'd start the whole business over again!

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  • After listening to her this morning, I'm beginning to wonder if we're getting the whole story about Jerome Shipton.

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  • I know the whole business isn't our concern, but the poor woman is staying with us and God knows she looks as if she can use all the help she can get.

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  • This one has a whole list of junk, chairs, tables, clothes.

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  • But I talked her into giving me the whole day with him at Telluride tomorrow.

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  • The whole family thinks I'm dog-shit—always has.

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  • Like I said, the whole situation is a real mess.

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  • Ice seems a whole lot less permanent.

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  • There's a whole notebook left to decipher.

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  • I looked through the whole month of January but there was nothing about a girl named Annie dying.

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  • "It's not your hand that'll get you in trouble," Dean said as he munched on a piece of whole wheat toast.

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  • His whole life on the brink of destruction if it were recognized what he was doing.

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  • Our whole life together is too perfect to let anything as insignificant as him interfere with it.

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  • I been trying to find out some poop about that guy on the Internet but it's a whole lot easier checking out hundred year old folks than living ones.

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  • The whole business is hush-hush.

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  • It doesn't make a whole lot of sense.

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  • If Shipton let her know he knew all the dirt on Annie's past, that might throw a kibosh on the whole business.

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  • "I wish the whole business would just go away," she muttered.

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  • It's just the primary but that's the whole ball of wax 'cause this is pretty much a one party county.

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  • "I always like a wears-it-on-her-sleeve type gal a whole lot better than the sneaky-Pete kind," Fred answered.

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  • Gives a whole new dimension to poetic license, don't it?

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  • The paper didn't give a whole lot of details but the boys got in trouble and Edith saved the youngest one, Donnie.

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  • So the whole business about Shipton lugging a dead body back to civilization was a total fabrication.

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  • You have the whole rest of your life to live.

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  • I feel like a shit about the whole business.

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  • This whole business is getting curiouser and curiouser.

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  • He said the whole song and dance about his wife acting like that other woman gave him the willies.

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  • That whole business is too depressing.

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  • And Penny's final observation about a second climber opened a whole new perspective.

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  • You've got a whole life ahead of you.

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  • The whole business with Annie Quincy leads up to a similar suicide.

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  • Now I'm just kicking myself for not figuring out the whole business earlier.

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  • I just wanted to put the whole business out of my mind, behind me.

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  • Fred added, Then Shipton had to set the whole scene up before he knocked over the chair.

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  • I'll grant you, it is confusing and there's a whole lot more about their relationship we don't know and probably never will know.

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  • The whole fable about how her stepson died was a fabrication.

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  • Doesn't it make more sense that the whole bit about the cut rope was Shipton's sole doing?

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  • In a way, this whole business started with Annie Quincy.

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  • The whole gang would end up jumping him and he would beat up each and every one, always careful to hold back enough so as not to kill anyone.

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  • She hated it and bitched at him the whole time she dug into his body.

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  • You'll have to create a whole new identity again.

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  • Of course, this whole day is a secret.

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  • Jackson began to recount the whole story and with all the "Oh my Gods!" and "You're kiddings!"

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  • You lied to me the whole time.

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  • And I have a million questions, you can't hold anything back, I want the whole truth, no more lying, ever.

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  • I have to drink a real lot to get a hangover, so, with no downsides and a whole lot of up, why wouldn't I drink to my heart's content, plus it tastes awesome and warms my soul.

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  • Elisabeth slowly stood, leaned into him with her whole body, put her lips to his ear, and nibbled softly on his earlobe.

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  • Jackson slowly went through the whole story with her.

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  • The whole time, Jackson admired her.

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  • It played through the whole house and the studio.

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  • I stood the whole evening.

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  • Tomorrow we could spend the whole day together doing whatever you like.

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  • The whole thing was a living nightmare.

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  • They invited the whole town, and the wealthy were asked to dig deep for charity.

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  • She is blaming this whole thing on herself.

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  • There's enough stuff there to start a whole new studio.

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  • Elisabeth sighed, "Samantha thinks you may be right about the whole protection thing."

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  • I'm pretty grossed out by the whole thing myself.

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  • The whole concept is ridiculous.

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  • Well, I have a whole year to figure that one out.

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  • Elisabeth seemed amused by the whole scene.

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  • Sarah related whole story, ending with, "Never thought I'd see the day that man would have a moral compass, let alone be one."

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  • He held her the whole time she slept.

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  • I must have slept through the whole night.

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  • A whole lot better than she had imagined.... yet still a blow.

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