Maybe it was more a case of wishing it were so.
Deidre approached unbidden and stood before him, wishing she understood him and their bond better.
Deidre sobbed, suddenly wishing she could go back and change whatever it was she did to start this chain of events.
She dressed hurriedly in the clothes Sarah had loaned her and ran fingers through her hair, wishing she had a comb.
She delved into her work, wishing that Brandon could be there.
Yet, when the smell of bacon lured him to the kitchen, she found herself wishing he would address the subject.
He almost chortled at the ridiculous thought, wishing someone was there with him to tell.
She pressed herself against the door, almost wishing Romas would discover them.
By now he was probably wishing he hadn't said anything.
But I must not waste my time wishing idle wishes; and after all my ancient friends are very wise and interesting, and I usually enjoy their society very much indeed.
Wishing to find out where the commander-in-chief was, he rode up to a convoy.
She gripped him around the waist, wishing she could crush the breath from him.
She looked away; wishing Connie hadn't brought it to her attention.
Howie immediately awoke; not wishing to witness what he knew would follow.
Aldo shot him in the leg, not wishing to kill him, which I assure you he could have easily done.
"I probably shouldn't have come back to Miami," she said into the phone pressed to her ear, wishing she could talk to him without the butterflies in her stomach.
She waited, wishing she'd never come.
Wishing she'd gone somewhere other than here.
Deidre held his gaze, wishing she knew the right answer to anything.
Deidre looked from Harmony to Selyn, wishing she knew how to diffuse the situation in a way that Selyn was able to escape.
She left him there, wishing she could stay and yet knowing he could use the time alone with Jonathan.
For a moment she sat still, wishing that it had continued.
He put the ring back and closed the jewelry box, wishing he could shut off his memories as easily.
She wasn't sure why she expected him to speak but found herself wishing he'd say something.
Rhyn felt suddenly jealous, wishing he could taste what smelled so wonderful.
He didn't just notice she was gone --he found himself wishing she wasn't.
She looked at the tattoo on her neck and slathered lotion on it, wishing it were paint.
It still smelled of him, and she couldn't help wishing he was there, even if all he did was piss her off.
He shifted in the brush, wishing he could.ve found a better way to draw out Kris and Sasha than by sacrificing everyone.
He watched her sleep, wishing to know her dreams; wondering if he would ever see her face this serene again.
Stopping at the top of the stairs, she wept silently, wishing to help him, but having not a clue how.
She clutched his wrists, the logical side of her brain preparing to remove his hands from her face, the emotional side wishing he would repeat the kiss.
She raced for the barn, for the first time wishing she had invested in that rifle Josh wanted her to buy.
Brady watched him, wishing they were closer to one of their secure facilities so he could make a call to Tim.
She had enough for a month, but after a few days, she found herself wishing for real food instead of the stale bars.
Rhyn listened to his brother pad away in the soft sand. He'd spent thousands of years in Hell wishing to be dead-dead. Tomorrow, he'd have his chance.
Rhyn looked around, wishing he could sense his mate. She was alone in the underworld with a demon, a thought that made him incensed with the urge to find her.
I glared at her wishing that I had it in me to just knock her out.
Lori admitted to wishing Alex would leave her.
She smiled, honored he'd listen to a message that went against every part of who he was while desperately wishing she could be more assured about the outcomes she Saw.
Sofi shook her head and met each of their gazes again, wishing she could offer more assurances.
Jenn grated her teeth and climbed to her feet, wishing Bianca was there for another of her healing charges.
Taran glanced at him, wishing him gone.
Not wishing to see the dark Rissa from the morning return, he did not pursue.
He waited, wishing he knew what to say to repair the years of pain he'd caused his friend.
Taran bit his tongue, wishing he'd paid more attention to his words and less to the memories.
The emperor Caracalla, wishing to make use of this civil war for a conquest of the East in imitation of his idol, Alexander the Great, attacked the Parthians in 216.
Savoy, Genoa, Tuscany and Naples, wishing to avoid a rupture, yielded; but Venice resisted.
Justin had, no doubt, special reasons for wishing to see an end to the reign of Theodoric. Justin was orthodox, Theodoric was an Arian.
Three of the seven poets were drinking in a garden when Firdousi approached, and wishing to get rid of him without rudeness, they informed him who they were, and told him that it was their custom to admit none to their society but such as could give proof of poetical talent.
Commercial reasons for wishing to establish a strong position in Egypt, and to the Templars and Hospitallers, who did not feel satisfied by the terms offered by the sultan, because he wished to retain in his hands the two fortresses of Krak and Monreal.
I cannot help wishing sometimes that I could have some of the fun that other girls have.
They listened to the French sentences which to them were meaningless, with an air of understanding but not wishing to appear to do so.
He went up to him, took his hand (a thing he never used to do), and drew it downwards as if wishing to ascertain whether it was firmly fixed on.
"But you know the wise maxim your excellency, advising one to expect the worst," said the Austrian general, evidently wishing to have done with jests and to come to business.
"Then I'll have it brought round," said Rostov wishing to avoid Telyanin, and he went out to give the order.
"The soldiers say it feels easier without boots," said Captain Tushin smiling shyly in his uncomfortable position, evidently wishing to adopt a jocular tone.
"Thank you very much, I will go on alone," said Prince Andrew, wishing to rid himself of this staff officer's company, "please don't trouble yourself further."
Prince Bagration, apparently not wishing to be severe, found nothing to say; the others did not venture to intervene.
The princess felt this, and as if wishing to show him that she did not even dare expect to interest him, she turned to his father.
"No, Sonya, but do you remember so that you remember him perfectly, remember everything?" said Natasha, with an expressive gesture, evidently wishing to give her words a very definite meaning.
Do go somewhere, anywhere... to the devil!" he exclaimed, and immediately seizing him by the shoulder and looking amiably into his face, evidently wishing to soften the rudeness of his words, he added, "Don't be hurt, my dear fellow; you know I speak from my heart as to an old acquaintance."
The day after the review, Boris, in his best uniform and with his comrade Berg's best wishes for success, rode to Olmutz to see Bolkonski, wishing to profit by his friendliness and obtain for himself the best post he could--preferably that of adjutant to some important personage, a position in the army which seemed to him most attractive.
And the talkative Dolgorukov, turning now to Boris, now to Prince Andrew, told how Bonaparte wishing to test Markov, our ambassador, purposely dropped a handkerchief in front of him and stood looking at Markov, probably expecting Markov to pick it up for him, and how Markov immediately dropped his own beside it and picked it up without touching Bonaparte's.
In the middle of one of the longest sentences, he stopped the rotary motion of the snuffbox, raised his head, and with inimical politeness lurking in the corners of his thin lips interrupted Weyrother, wishing to say something.
Rostov, who had completely forgotten Denisov, not wishing anyone to forestall him, threw off his fur coat and ran on tiptoe through the large dark ballroom.
Bagration was embarrassed, not wishing to avail himself of their courtesy, and this caused some delay at the doors, but after all he did at last enter first.
Once or twice he shrugged his shoulders and raised his hand to the kerchief, as if wishing to take it off, but let it drop again.
Each made the other a warning gesture and stood still in the dim light beneath the curtain as if not wishing to leave that seclusion where they three were shut off from all the world.
What error or evil can there be in my wishing to do good, and even doing a little--though I did very little and did it very badly?
Old women's nonsense--old women's nonsense! he repeated, but still he patted Pierre affectionately on the shoulder, and then went up to the table where Prince Andrew, evidently not wishing to join in the conversation, was looking over the papers his father had brought from town.
Stopping beside his horse, with his hand on the saddle, the Emperor turned to the cavalry general and said in a loud voice, evidently wishing to be heard by all:
"And to drink," said one of the officers, not wishing to quarrel.
And patting Berg on the shoulder he got up, wishing to end the conversation.
"Uncle" himself twisted up the hare, threw it neatly and smartly across his horse's back as if by that gesture he meant to rebuke everybody, and, with an air of not wishing to speak to anyone, mounted his bay and rode off.
"You go ahead, Zakhar!" shouted Nicholas to his father's coachman, wishing for a chance to race past him.
Boris began, wishing to sting her; but at that instant the galling thought occurred to him that he might have to leave Moscow without having accomplished his aim, and have vainly wasted his efforts--which was a thing he never allowed to happen.
Natasha kept looking uneasily at everybody with wide-open eyes, as if wishing to intercept every glance directed toward her, and tried to appear the same as usual.
Balashev knew how to reply to each of Napoleon's remarks, and would have done so; he continually made the gesture of a man wishing to say something, but Napoleon always interrupted him.
The Emperor moved forward evidently wishing to end the conversation, but the flushed and excited Italian, oblivious of decorum, followed him and continued to speak.
At these words Alpatych nodded as if in approval, and not wishing to hear more went to the door of the room opposite the innkeeper's, where he had left his purchases.
The "man of great merit," who was still a novice in court circles, wishing to flatter Anna Pavlovna by defending her former position on this question, observed:
She could not sleep and several times went to the door and listened, wishing to enter but not deciding to do so.
"And I was wishing for his death!" thought Princess Mary.
If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.
Wishing to speak and to attract their attention, he got up, but at that moment his legs grew cold and bare.
At the count's first words he raised it slowly and looked up at him as if wishing to say something or at least to meet his eye.
You can see it from the window, she said to her cousin, evidently wishing to distract her mind.
"Ah, Nikita Ivanych!" cried Nicholas, rising politely, and as if wishing Nikita Ivanych to share his joke, he began to tell him of his intention to elope with a blonde lady.
My name is Platon, and the surname is Karataev, he added, evidently wishing to make it easier for Pierre to address him.
Prince Andrew suddenly said, evidently wishing to speak pleasantly to them.
Karataev looked at Pierre with his kindly round eyes now filled with tears, evidently wishing him to come near that he might say something to him.
And he... he... he said he was wishing for it at the very moment I entered the room....
I am not to blame for being alive and wishing to live--nor you either.
Nicholas glanced at her and, wishing to appear not to notice her abstraction, made some remark to Mademoiselle Bourienne and then again looked at the princess.
The hotel has a modern lounge for small groups to meet and a patio for those wishing to dine outside.
Maybe it was more a case of wishing it were so.
The shear lust in them left her wishing he had looked elsewhere.
At the moment, she was fervently wishing she had stayed home.
She shuddered, wishing he was with them.
"I'm not some sort of floozy," she snapped, though she couldn't help wishing she was.
Darian held his head, and she wrapped her arms around him, wishing she could protect him from the dark memories breaking free.
He found himself wishing again that Andre was alive.
More and more, those wishing to change the status quo adopt this as their primary tactic.