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At the same time he watched carefully to see how one attached pegboards to stone walls, but Mr. Blatz was usually standing in his line of vision and it all seemed so simple that he didn't like to disclose his ignorance.
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At and same
At one and the same time, she was within it but still searching for the drawbridge that would give her entry.
At first it had been just a romantic dream of his, the same as the idea of finishing Oxford after the war.
At the same time, all suggestions that some sort of societal responsibility existed for the welfare of the people within the territorial state was strongly resisted.
At the same time the multiple transvestitism involved -- the fat man as girl and as baby, as coquette pretending to be a baby -- touches for a moment horrifyingly upon the secret sources of a life like Jacoby's, upon the sinister dreams which form the sources of any human life.
At the same time, because the personal code of the detective coincides with the legal dictates of his society, because he likes to catch criminals, he is in middle class eyes a virtuous man.
At the same time, I am aware that my recoil could be interpreted by readers of the tea leaves at the bottom of my psyche as an incestuous sign, since theirs is a science of paradox: if one hates, they say it is because one loves ; ;
At the same time, a major proportion of these young men and women see religion as a means of personal adjustment, an anchor for family life, a source of emotional security.
At the same time, you have to face facts and realize that a man who's been in the Marine Corps all his life doesn't understand much about politics.
At the same time, his voice betrayed uncertainty about their being here, and conveyed an appeal to whatever is reasonable, peace-loving, and dependable in everybody.
At the same time he started walking the streets, peering at the people passing or shopping at the stalls, storing up fresh impressions of what they looked like, how they moved.
At the same time, it was unlikely that any businessmen would spend a day in a Christian mission out of mere curiosity.
At the same time another child -- this one of Shelley's brain -- was given to the world: Alastor, a poem of pervading beauty in which the reader may gaze into the still depths of a fine mind's musings.
At the same time check the electrical, plumbing, and sanitary requirements, as well as possible zoning regulations.
At the same time, however, I availed myself of the services of that great English actor and master of make-up, Sir Gauntley Pratt, to do a `` quickie '' called The Mystery of the Mad Marquess, in which I played a young American girl who inherits a haunted castle on the English moors which is filled with secret passages and sliding panels and, unbeknownst to anyone, is still occupied by an eccentric maniac.
At the same time, we should recognize that the obstacles to change and the lack of cohesion and stability which characterize these countries may make them particularly prone to diversions and external adventures of all sorts.
At the same time that religion binds the individual helpfully to the supernatural and gives him cosmic peace and a sense of supreme fulfillment, it also has great therapeutic value for him.
At the same time that religion exercises a conserving influence, it also energizes and motivates both individuals and groups.
At the same time, the wallpaper strips themselves seem to be pushed into depth by the lines and patches of shading charcoaled upon them, and by their placing in relation to the block capitals ; ;
At the same time, Roosevelt's Federal Housing Administration, coupled with Henry Morgenthau's cheap-money policy, permitted ordinary lower-middle-class families to build their own homes.
At the same time further expansion in the Red Bridge Subdivision required the construction of additional sewage treatment facilities.
At and time
At one time she felt impelled to make dances that `` moved all over the stage '', much as Pollock's paintings move violently over the full extent of the canvas.
At the present time, the counter-attack takes the line that there's no more of the true spirit of `` integration '' in the North than in the South.
At the time of his capture Helion had on his person a sketchbook he had bought at Woolworth's in New York.
At one time it seemed as if the Soviet Union had done us a favor by providing a striking example of how not to behave towards other peoples and other nations.
At this time Miriam Noel appeared, urging on Constable Henry Pengally, whose name showed him to be a descendant of the Welsh settlers in the neighborhood.
At this time Harriet wrote in a letter which after their finally landing in India was sent to her mother:
At no time does he seem to have proposed marriage, and Mrs. King was evidently torn between a concern for her daughter's emotions and the desire to believe that the friendship might be continued without harm to her reputation.
At Sounion there is a group of beautiful columns, the ruins of a temple to Poseidon, of particular interest at that time, as active reconstruction was in progress.
At no time did I attempt to seek approval or commendation for the members of the Chicago board of election commissioners for the discharge of their duties.
At the time Alex arrived he was engaged in some sort of intimate communication with the hen, who had settled herself on the nest most peacefully after the occurrences of the morning.
At and watched
At 7:25 two hotel doormen came thumping down the steps, carrying a saw-horse to be set up as a barricade in front of the haberdashery store window next to the entranceway, and as I watched them in their gaudy red coats that nearly scraped the ground, their golden, fringed epaulets and spic, red-visored caps, I suddenly saw just over their shoulders Jessica gracefully making her way through the crowd.
At the culmination of the ensuing months-long legal dispute, he watched, as described by Sandford, " millions of dollars of his future earnings being surrendered " in what were " uniquely generous terms for Defries ", then " shut himself up in West 20th Street, where for a week his howls could be heard through the locked attic door.
At its pinnacle in about 1840, Fort Vancouver and its Factor ( manager ) watched over 34 outposts, 24 ports, 6 ships, and about 600 employees.
At its launch, Apple's iTunes Store provided a section of free music videos in high quality compression to be watched via the iTunes application.
At its peak, the program aired on over 300 stations, and claimed a viewership of 4, 100, 000 households, which meant more people watched WSW every week than read the Wall Street Journal.
At 4. 15, watched by an excited crowd, Blériot made a short trial flight and then, on a signal that the sun had risen ( the competition rules required a flight between sunrise and sunset ), he took off at 4. 41 for the attempted crossing.
At the age of 14, she and other eligible women participated in a tea ceremony at the Imperial Palace while the Crown Prince watched unseen through a peephole and eventually selected Nagako.
At the end of the show, one member ( or in later series both members ) of the victorious team watched prizes pass on a conveyor belt, and then won as many as could be recalled in a set time.
At just after Midnight on June 5, David watched on TV as his father claimed victory in the California presidential primary election ; the 12-year-old then watched as the same broadcast reported his father's assassination moments later.
At the Simpson house, Homer is embarrassed when he watched the final product, an advertisement for an impotence drug, but Bart tells him that nobody will remember it in 50 years.
At the same FA disciplinary hearing, Fowler received a further two match suspension due to a separate incident in which he had taunted the Chelsea defender Graeme Le Saux by waving his backside at him as Le Saux's wife and children watched from the stands.
At the front porch, Captain Burr watched three Japanese military lorried drives off each with a section of armed soldiers and a wooden barrier fitted with barbed wire.
At its pinnacle in the late 1830s and early 1840s, Fort Vancouver watched over 34 outposts, 24 ports, six ships, and 600 employees.
At the same time, he served as the consul for his guild of the Arte di Calimala and watched over the raising of the campanile of the Badìa.
At age 25, the youngest man on the Board, Dunning watched as each one of his seniors turned down the critical job of organizing the capital campaign.
At the age of 17 Tim watched an army recruitment video in the school canteen featuring the work of ' Special Forces ' units ; he was immediately hooked.
At the memorial, Lucky watched as Helena cursed everyone in the room for Nikolas's death and then Luke got up to stop her.
At the 1932 Olympics in Los Angeles, California, over 145, 000 spectators watched the three game series between the United States and Canada, including 75, 000 people who witnessed the first game of the series while in attendance to watch the final of the marathon.
At the time of Haskell's 2008 return, Marty was called " one of those tentpole characters that everyone who has watched One Life to Live at some point remembers.
At that time, Qin Shi Huang was on an inspection tour in that area and Xiang Yu watched the emperor's procession pass by with his uncle.