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Even before his mind had rounded out the idea, he thrust one hand into his trousers pocket and pulled out the six slugs he had taken from the revolver.
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`` Even when the islands were under German mandate before World War 1,, Europeans gave Eromonga a wide berth.
Even so, Edward's ambassadors can scarcely have foreseen that five years of unremitting work lay ahead of them before peace was finally made and that when it did come the countless embassies that left England for Rome during that period had very little to do with it.
Even before he saw the necessity of growing better food and planning good nutrition, Mr. Clark felt the school had a good health program.
Even a city of thirty thousand might have six baseball teams, sponsored by grocers and hardware merchants or department stores, that played two or three times a week throughout the summer, usually in the cool of the evening, before an earnest and partisan audience who did not begrudge a quarter each, or even more, to be dropped into a hat when the game was half over.
Even before it was formally dissolved in 1912, the A.L.A.M. was succeeded by the Automobile Board of Trade, the direct lineal ancestor of the present-day Automobile Manufacturers Association.
Even before Johnston arrived in Tennessee, two forts had been started to defend the Tennessee River and the Cumberland River which provided avenues into the State from the north.
Even earlier I would take my coffee at Martin's, at 54th Street – now, alas, vanished – where I would see creatures of the night life before they disappeared with the
Even before the completion of the new house, the pattern of the royal couple's life in the Highlands was soon established.
Even before the Ionian Revolt, Darius had begun to expand the Empire into Europe, subjugating Thrace, and forcing Macedon to become allied to Persia.
Even before the publication of Client-Centered Therapy in 1951, Rogers believed that the principles he was describing could be applied in a variety of contexts and not just in the therapy situation.
" Even before the absence of the AME and AMEZ churches at the January 2011 plenary, some in CUIC had noticed the lack of commitment to racial reconciliation.
Even before he was inaugurated Eisenhower accepted a request from the British government to restore the Shah to power.
Even worse, these delays occurred a couple of days before the election day and some have indicated the governments role in these delays, but couldn't provide substantial proof for their accusations.
Even before the Declaration of Boulogne, the language was remarkably stable ; only one set of lexical changes were made in the first year after publication, namely changing " when ", " then ", " never ", " sometimes ", " always " from kian, tian, nenian, ian, ĉian to kiam, tiam, neniam etc., to avoid confusion with the accusative forms of kia " what sort of ", tia " that sort of ", etc.
Even and mind
Even if people do, in a not far distant future, begin to read one another's minds, there will still be the question of whether what you find in another man's mind is especially worth reading -- worth more, that is, than what you can read in good books.
Even Julian's intellectual friends and fellow pagans were of a divided mind about this habit of talking to his subjects on an equal footing: Ammianus Marcellinus saw in that only the foolish vanity of someone " excessively anxious for empty distinction ", whose " desire for popularity often led him to converse with unworthy persons ".
Even in this state, Knox recalled, his mind remained sharp and he comforted his fellow prisoners with hopes of release.
Even though the model is structural and makes reference to an apparatus, the id, ego and super-ego are functions of the mind rather than parts of the brain and do not correspond one-to-one with actual somatic structures of the kind dealt with by neuroscience.
Even though he usually tends to be level-headed, Akira is not afraid to speak his mind or take a stand for what he believes he is fair and just.
Items such as “ Even after I ’ ve made up my mind about something, I am always eager to consider a different opinion .” and “ I like to have friends who are unpredictable ” are reverse scored.
Even if such forgiveness is not formally documented, the creditor may be estopped from changing its mind and seeking to collect the debt, because that change would be unfair.
Even if you think you can predict your decision, if you claim to have free will, you must admit the potential ( if not the desire ) to change your mind before the decision is final.
Even before sewing up the rights for the novel, Hitchcock's mind was whirling with ideas about how to adapt it for the screen.
Even if conceivability considerations do not establish that the mind is in fact distinct from the body, or that mental properties are metaphysically irreducible to physical properties, still they do demonstrate that we lack an explanation of the mental in terms of the physical.
" Even at death Pulcheria thought of way in which to help the poor of Constantinople, " In her will she reinforced that bond by instructing that all of her remaining wealth be distributed among the poor ..." After her death Pulcheria was made into a Saint by the Roman Catholic Church, "... she became a saint of the church, both in West and in the East, where centuries later the faithful of Constantinople celebrated her memorial each year on September 10, bearing in mind her piety and virginity, her works of philanthropy and construction and especially her greatest triumph: ' she caused the holy synod to take place at Chalcedon '.
Even so, she wrote, if being labeled a transcendentalist means " that I have an active mind frequently busy with large topics I hope it is so ".
Even the music of a shepherd is not natural, he claims, since it was invented in the shepherd ’ s mind, and the imitation of cuckoos in symphonies, for example, should not be considered music, since its function is not musical but poetic ( i. e., to point to something outside of the music ).
Even with his giving back to the fans Roenick was better known for his mouth, always willing to speak his mind.
Even weightier on the president's mind was the fact that the new Ninety-third Congress would go into session on 3 January, and the president feared that the heavily Democratic legislative branch would preempt his pledge of " peace with honor " by legislating an end to the war.
Even in situations where the defendant's mental disorder does not meet the criteria for a not guilty by reason of insanity defense, the defendant's state of mind at the time, as well as relevant past history of mental disorder and psychological abuse can be used to attempt a mitigation of sentence.
Even though Angel's dusting is not a part of the ideal plan ( elimination of the Slayer ), the First does not mind because a powerful blow to the forces of Good would still be dealt ( elimination of the Shanshu Prophecy candidate ).
Even though the Ithai barrage and its operation by NHPC have contributed to the deterioration of the lake environment and the people around it, the mind set of the people ( conditioned by the water level and submergence ) that operation of the project needs drastic change to solve the lakes ' problems had prevented examination of feasible alternate solutions, given the situation that drastic change of NHPC approach to operate the project was not feasible.
" In Russian Television Today, David MacFadyen concludes, " Even the busiest, most rambling soap operas are often neatly and conclusively distilled in the public's mind by a ' supercouple ' or tiny, central pair of protagonists.