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When I'd delivered myself of that gem there was nothing to do but order up another drink.
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Although Fulks never says her name, the line " When the little one took the mike, I knew I'd fallen " suggests the particular " Bangle girl " he pines for is Susanna Hoffs, the shortest member of the group and frequent lead singer.
When asked what he planned to do as a follow-up for his Cloud Nine album, George replies: " What I'd really like to do next is ... to do an album with me and some of my mates ... a few tunes, you know.
The magic he offers in tonight ’ s show operates on an uncommonly personal level .” When asked about his performance style, David explained, “ I'd like to bring magic back to the place it used to be 100 years ago .”' Time magazine commented, " his deceptively low-key, ultracool manner leaves spectators more amazed than if he'd razzle-dazzled.
It was only after I'd created Little Plum ( April 1953 ) and Minnie the Minx ( September 1953 ) that the Beano editor George Moonie travelled to Preston on 20 October 1953 and asked me to go ahead with Bash Street ( he gave it the provisional title of ' When The Bell Goes '; when it appeared in The Beano in February 1954, it was titled ' When The Bell Rings ').
Commenting on the audience reaction to both Presley and himself Perkins said, " When I'd jump around they'd scream some, but they were gettin ' ready for him.
Penman explains her reasons for turning to the mystery genre after writing only historical novels: " By the time I'd finished researching and writing When Christ and His Saints Slept, I was in danger of burning out.
When asked if he could have defeated Ali in a real fight, Marciano replied: " I'd be conceited if I said I could, but I'd be lying if I said I couldn't.
" When I'd come to school ," she said, " they would throw a hail of pebbles and yell things like, ' Here comes Jehovah!
on three occasions — for the show's 20th Anniversary special on September 14, 2007, to promote her book Just When I Thought I'd Dropped My Last Egg: Life and Other Calamities on April 14, 2009, and again as a guest to bid farewell to Philbin on his second to last show, November 17, 2011.
When asked in an interview by the Toronto Star whether it was necessary to have spiritual beliefs to portray a spiritual character, he said " No, I'd say not ... I'm an atheist.
When Neo walks in to speak to the Oracle, she says " I'd ask you to sit down, but you're not going to anyway.
When asked during an interview in February 2009 about becoming Prime Minister, Straw said: " If someone came and said " Sign on the dotted line ", yes, I'd sign.
When asked by a reporter what she would do if she woke up one morning and found herself in the White House, she replied: " I'd go straight to Mrs. Truman and apologize.
" When he told his mother he was gay, she replied, " I'd rather you were dead ," to which he replied, " I knew you'd understand.
" Jackson said, " When I was a little boy growing up in Indiana if someone told me I'd be getting ' the artist of the millennium award ,' I'd have never believed it.
When Flea asked Kiedis how he felt about Slovak rejoining the band, Kiedis responded by saying " I'd give my firstborn son to get him back in the band.
When Henry used Christ's name as a swear word, Christy commented, " Carl, I'd rather you slap my face than take the name of my best Friend in vain.
When Jane calls her Poindexter the know-it-all, Maura shouts back, " I'd rather be Poindexter the know-it-all than the hoi polloi.
When and delivered
When they heard of the Praetorians ' claim, they demanded that Claudius be delivered to them for approval, but he refused, sensing the danger that would come with complying.
When Young's career began, pitchers delivered the baseball underhand and fouls were not counted as strikes.
When Pharaoh asked the midwives why they had disobeyed his orders, the midwives told him the Hebrew women had easier labors than Egyptian women and delivered their babies before the midwife arrived.
When she was 9 years old, she composed and delivered an hour-long speech in Latin to some of the most distinguished intellectuals of the day.
In the statement Baba proclaimed himself " one with the infinite source of everything ," and declared his intention to break his silence: " When I speak, my original message will be delivered to the world and it will have to be accepted ".
When this had been written down on paper, the mayor of the city delivered the keys to the city on Södermalm and Christian held his grand entry.
When the game score reaches three points each, the receiver chooses which side of the court ( advantage court or deuce court ) the service is to be delivered on the seventh and game-deciding point.
" When Estelle Reiner died at age 94 in 2008, The New York Times referred to her as the woman " who delivered one of the most memorably funny lines in movie history ".
When Kiernan left him for a woman and marriage he was distraught, and Kiernan's death four years later at 26 delivered another blow.
When these two legions were delivered to Italy, instead of being sent to fight against the Parthians, they remained in Italy and were handed over to Pompey.
When the punchline was delivered, there would be a laugh track and the actors would close their lockers, allowing the process to start again with different people and a different joke.
When confronting an incoming attack, the attack is parried or deflected and a counterattack is delivered at the same time.
When Lester will not tell them, Donny shoots a nearby priest ( Eva-Maria Schönecker ), and threatens to kill others if the information is not delivered.
When Hauser delivered the new instrument Segovia had ordered, Segovia passed his 1928 Hauser to his U. S. representative and close friend Sophocles Papas, who gave it to his classical guitar student, the famous jazz and classical guitarist Charlie Byrd, who used it on several records.
When the Colchians, in their pursuit of the Argonauts, likewise arrived in Drepane, and demanded that Jason's lover Medea should be delivered up to them, Alcinous declared that if she was still a virgin she should be restored to them, but if she was already the wife of Jason, he would protect her and her husband against the Colchians.
When he was not confined to his bed, he delivered lectures to ALN ( Armée de Libération Nationale ) officers at Ghardimao on the Algero-Tunisian border.
When deliveries could not be made quickly enough, additional barrels were delivered from South Africa.
When the young executive callowly asked Zinnemann to list what he had done in his career, Zinnemann delivered an elegant comeback by reportedly answering, " Sure.
When the Fairhaven Town Hall, a gift of Abbie Palmer ( Gifford ) Rogers, was dedicated, Mark Twain delivered a humorous speech to mark the occasion.
When the Ohio Women's Rights Convention came to Akron in 1851, Sojourner Truth extemporaneously delivered her speech named Ain't I A Woman ?, at the Universalist Old Stone Church.
When the winter finally broke the residents were able to harvest tremendous amounts of shad in Black Hole Creek and in the West Branch Susquehanna River with a seine that was delivered to them by the father-in-law of Major Ten Brook, Mr. Emmons.
When a hit is delivered, the attacker rolls a d10, adds the weapon's attack bonus, and subtracts the target's armor rating.