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What Joyce wanted me to do was go to Thor's house and `` do whatever detectives do '', and get her clothes -- and handbag containing her identification.
from Brown Corpus
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What and Joyce
He and Joyce met when the metal detector he was using on a beach led him to the metal plate in her head (" What We Did On Our Summer Vacation ").
Scientist Joyce says, “ I wasn ’ t cut out to be a stock broker .” George, confused replies, “ What did you say ?” In which Joyce says, “ I wasn ’ t cut out to be a scientist ”.
What he wants is to be loved by Joyce and be in a relationship with Joyce in every world that he encounters.
What and wanted
What this meant, in effect, was that the king would have the bishop he wanted, though some prelate would invest the new bishop with the insignia of the office.
What was not apparent from the western side however, was that East Berlin's construction boasted its own illuminated display board facing east, whose messages comprised the version of the news that the Communist authorities in the east wanted their citizens to believe.
Some forces wanted to try him for high treason ( left: " What some men wished " – " Dr. Bělský for high treason "), but he got a full confidence from the Council of Prague ( right: " but what they did not expect " – " address of confidence from the city of Prague ").
[...] What will be your Lordships astonishment when I tell you that an act passed for the express purpose of gratifying the Canadians & which was supposed to comprehend all that they either wished or wanted is become the first object of their discontent & dislike.
Since " Life " wanted a perfect Saturday night, and one they considered typical, the photographer did not select a town still blighted by the Depression ... What " Life's "' readers wanted, it seemed, was a stereotyped village that confirmed their nostalgic beliefs about small towns in which no one is bored, poor, or lonely ; and the magazine's photographers and editors-like Norman Rockwell in his " Saturday Evening Post " covers-gave them exactly that kind of town.
She reveals that he fell in love with an 18-year old American girl on board ship ( when Juliette was not present ), and then presented Juliette with his ideas for an open marriage: " What Julian really wanted was ... a definite freedom from the conventional bonds of marriage.
Farley said that " What happens in legal brothels is sexual harassment, sexual exploitation and sometimes rape "; she also stated that more than 80 % of the women she had interviewed told her they wanted to leave prostitution.
What Hilbert wanted to do was prove a logical system S was consistent, based on principles P that only made up a small part of S. But Gödel proved that the principles P could not even prove P to be consistent, let alone S!
What Henry really wanted was a son, since he had historical reasons to believe that England would not accept a female monarch.
What the gang did not know was that the syndicate had no intention of paying because they wanted to deter future thefts.
What he actually wanted was a total reform of the British education system, as he saw it disregarding elocution and / or rhetorical delivery.
What Huxley feared was that there would be no reason to ban a book, for there would be no one who wanted to read one.
What helped the emergence of pop music in Afghanistan were amateur singers from non-traditional music backgrounds who wanted to showcase their talents in the studio ( Radio Kabul ).
What should be kept in mind was that this insurrection was met with widespread disapproval by many Lebanese who wanted no part in the regional politics and many young men aided the Phalange in their suppression of the insurrection, especially as many of the demonstrators were little more than proxy forces hired by groups such as the ANM and Fatah founders as well as being hired by the defeated parliamentary bosses.
At the trial, which started on 3 January 1949, the prosecution read from her diary: " What I wanted most was a good meal, a man, and, once more, Mozart's Requiem.
What this would mean is that the outcome of the Orange's distribution would not be such a simple process for Kant as the reason why it would be wanted by both parties would necessarily have to be a part of the Judgement process, thus eliminating the problem that Rawls ' account suffers here.
What I wanted to do was to see whether or not these things sounded " composed ," sounded purposively chosen.
" What I found ," said Davis, " is that a small group of members gave zeros to every single film except the five they wanted to see nominated.
What and me
Those famous lines of the Greek Anthology with which a fading beauty dedicates her mirror at the shrine of a goddess reveal a wise attitude: `` Venus, take my votive glass, Since I am not what I was, What from this day I shall be, Venus, let me never see ''.
`` What I want you to do is to go to the market with me early tomorrow morning and help smuggle the hen back into the hotel ''.
What you were looking for ( unless you make a hobby of collecting old tennis rackets and fly screens ) eludes me, but to judge from phonograph records scattered about a fumed-oak Victrola.
What had been an unmanageably powerful introject was now, despite its continuing charge of energy disconcerting to me, sufficiently within control of her ego that she could use it to show me what this introjected mother was like.
What most troubles me now is the instability of the balance, the extreme peril of the current situation, the appalling waste of the arms race ... Each of us has a responsibility to think about this in global terms, with tolerance, trust, and candor, free from ideological dogmatism, parochial interests, or national egotism.
According to this view, though Mark has Jesus as the Son of God, references occurring at the strategic points in 1: 1 (" The beginning of the gospel about Jesus Christ, the Son of God ", but not in all versions, see Mark 1 ), 5: 7 (" What do you want with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God?
... and I heard behind me a great voice, as of a trumpet saying: What thou seest, write in a book ...
The Smiths song " Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now " refers to Caligula: " What she asked of me at the end of the day / Caligula would have blushed ".
After the French party split into a reformist and revolutionary party, some accused Guesde ( leader of the latter ) of taking orders from Marx ; Marx remarked to Lafargue, " What is certain to me is if this is Marxism, then I myself am not Marxist " ( in a letter to Engels, Marx later accused Guesde of being a " Bakuninist ").
What I had learned at the academy was of no use to me and the useful new ideas were still unready .... Everything had broken down and new things had to be made out of the fragments ; and this is Merz.
Marvin was offered the role of Quint in Jaws ( 1975 ) but declined, stating " What would I tell my fishing friends who'd see me come off a hero against a dummy shark ?".