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She was exposing herself to temptation which it is best to avoid where it can consistently be done.
from Brown Corpus
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She and was
She was carrying a quirt, and she started to raise it, then let it fall again and dangle from her wrist.
She glanced around the clearing, taking in the wagon and the load of supplies and trappings scattered over the ground, the two kids, the whiteface bull that was chewing its cud just within the far reaches of the firelight.
She regarded them as signs that she was nearing the glen she sought, and she was glad to at last be doing something positive in her unenunciated, undefined struggle with the mountain and its darkling inhabitants.
She was sure she would reach the pool by climbing, and she clung to that belief despite the increasing number of obstacles.
She was glad, completely and unselfishly glad, to see that things were working out the right way for both Sally and Dan.
She was telling herself that this might just be her reward at the end of a long meaningful search for truth.
She began to explain, `` There was this poet, in Italy '' He interrupted, `` Please don't judge all poets ''.
She and exposing
She and her Warder were later murdered by Aran ' gar, who had pretended to have been Delana Sedai's secretary, to prevent them from exposing her.
She challenged the authority of the ministers, exposing the subordination of women in the culture of colonial Massachusetts.
She runs her own detective agency, which specializes in exposing art frauds and recovering stolen art.
She said that such a large cap would jeopardize various businesses, and that exposing companies to greater risk would make it impossible for smaller companies to compete.
She escapes and returns to the orphanage, where she steals documents exposing the administrator's corruption.
She said, “ I have also discovered that despite the apology which the newspaper has just given in court, these people were prepared to go to any lengths to prevent me exposing their behaviour.
She is the first member of the Sorority who is expelled from it due to her bad grades, despite having a reasonable excuse ( her bad health ); Fukiko humiliates her via exposing her case to everyone in the Sorority, and then demanding for her to resign, despite Nanako's objections.
She was a subscriber to Harpers Weekly, an illustrated news magazine, and particularly admired the political cartoons of the German immigrant, Thomas Nast, who made his name in part by exposing the corruption of New York City government by way of biting satire.
She develops an intense dislike for Wolfram & Hart and the clients the law firm represents, but at the same time shows an equal resentment to Angel for exposing her to this world.
She sees the killer ( who is dressed in a Santa Claus costume ) outside her house but cannot call the police without exposing her own crimes.
She was lying on her back and her clothing was raised to her middle, exposing her lower half, which indicated the body lay in a sexual position.
She could accelerate herself through the water for short periods far faster than any known human-sized organism by shedding outer layers of her skin, exposing a nearly frictionless inner skin layer.
She uses red liquid again on Aya to shrink her about three inches tall as well because she didn't want her exposing her secret to anyone.
She is tricked continuously into exposing or humiliating herself on television, but remains tough despite what happens to her.
She is the founder of two arts organizations: Dark Passage and Ars Subterranea, ( both of which are dedicated to exploring and exposing New York's ruins and underground spaces ).
Khalid Mohamed observed, " She ’ s extraordinary: gutsy, consistently in character and unafraid of exposing her darker side.
She would launch the campaign under the name of the " Dracula Strategy " implying that simply exposing the MAI project to the light would be sufficient to kill it ( sourced to an interview with Susan George ).
She becomes suspicious of Hime-chan's secretiveness and she comes close to exposing Hime-chan's secret, but always is foiled at the last minute by one of Hime-chan's friends or by Hime-chan herself.
She convinces Picard to allow her to take a shuttle piloted by Commander Data away from the Enterprise, so that she can examine the child outside of the styrolite without exposing the rest of the crew.