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When they reached their neighbor's house, Pamela said a few polite words to Grace and kissed Melissa lightly on the forehead, the impulse prompted by a stray thought -- of the type to which she was frequently subject these days -- that they might never see one another again.
When she appeared at the store to help out for a few hours even my looking at her was surreptitious lest my Uncle notice it.
When we opened the door again for business and switched on the lights she said:
When she would do these things, he would turn blind for an instant and become sick at his stomach.
When he awoke in the mornings, she was in his mind and he could hardly wait to get to school to be near her in the flesh.
When she appeared, two or three of the little girls jumped up and down, yelling, `` Goody, goody ''.
When the family business failed, Mercer left school and on his mother's urging -- for she hoped that he would become an actor -- he joined a local little theater group.
When Mrs. Coolidge was in mourning, she did not wear black.
When Nan Patterson, a stunning and money-minded chorus girl who had appeared in a Floradora road show, rode down Broadway in a hansom cab with her married lover, Frank Young, she stopped the cab to disclose that Young had been shot dead, tearfully insisting that he had shot himself although experts said he could not have done so.
When I informed her that I didn't, she said she would borrow her brother's and bring it to me later that evening.
When these chores were finished, only then, was she allowed whatever freedom she could find.
When different colors are used, she is just as likely to color trees purple, hair green, etc..
When she agrees, you can rest assured her position will remain unchanged.
When a dancer does well, she provokes a quiet bombardment of dollar bills -- although the Manhattan clubs prohibit the more cosmopolitan practice of slipping the tips into the dancers' costumes.
When he told her God had called the child to Him, she rejected his words rebelliously.
When she returned to life in the big house she felt shriveled of all emotion save dedication to duty.
When Kate hurried in alarm to tell him to put it out, she saw other dots of flames among the western Virginia hills from the few scattered fires of the faithful.
When Claire returned to Bishopsgate she longed to tell them she had become Byron's mistress.
When the fate of the individual is visited on the group, then ( the warm sweet butter dripped from her raised trembling fork and she pushed her head forward belligerently ), ah, then the true bitterness of existence could be tasted.
When he was bent over behind the wheel of the station wagon, feeling in his trouser cuffs for the ignition key which he had dropped a moment before, she came out of the house with an enormous Rumanian shawl over her head, which she had bought in that country during one of their trips abroad, and handed him a clean handkerchief through the window.

When and said
When they were finally satisfied, Jones said, `` I think he's going to give us work ''.
`` When you gotta go, you gotta go '', Mrs. Forsythe said.
When someone in the audience rose and asked how does it feel to be a celebrity, Carl said, `` A celebrity is a fellow who eats celery with celerity ''.
When I talked to Ching about it, he said, Everyone can learn, if he is not a Reactionary or lazy.
When they came to Mr. Jack's photograph, twenty by twelve inches in a curly silver frame, Miss Ada said, `` By rights I ought to leave that, seeing he won't take my clotheshorse ''.
When a customer asked for alligator shoes, she said, `` What size is your alligator ''??
One said, `` When I get a cold I buy a bottle of whiskey for it, and within a few hours it's gone ''.
When all has been said, however, the big branch store remains a major break with history in the development of American retailing.
`` When you marry, you want to have things in common '', a girl said, `` and it's hard when you don't marry someone with your own background ''.
When cattle in winter stopped and humped their backs up they were said to `` bow up ''.
When a cow came out of a corral in a crouchin' run she was said to `` come out a-stoopin' ''.
When a cowhand said that a man had `` good cow sense '', he meant to pay 'im a high compliment.
When she had finished I said:
When I answered it a voice too dignified and British to be real said, `` Is this Mr. Dale Nelson, the actor ''??
When he was answered, he said, `` Albert??
When it was finally pointed east, he said, `` You should never have come out here alone.
When he handed it back and I had hold of it safely, Pops was looking toward me and I said `` Now '', to Charlie and he swung the short length of lead pipe he'd meanwhile taken from his pocket, once.
When he protested, the hotel owner said:
When he was inducted into the Army at Fort Knox, Ky., Hansen's weight had dropped to 180 -- `` too light for me to be at my best '' he said.

When and didn't
When I asked, `` Why didn't you go into the living room to see how Mrs. Buck was ''??
When he finally got the coughing under control, he realized that Pete ( all he gave was his first name ) was still waiting for an answer -- he didn't even seem to wink as he continued to stare.
" When I woke up just after dawn on September 28, 1928, I certainly didn't plan to revolutionise all medicine by discovering the world's first antibiotic, or bacteria killer ," Fleming would later say, " But I suppose that was exactly what I did.
When offered $ 30, 000 to prove her claim with a blood test, she said that she didn't understand the relevance.
When Keller was young, Anne Sullivan introduced her to Phillips Brooks, who introduced her to Christianity, Keller famously saying: " I always knew He was there, but I didn't know His name!
When asked why he didn't name the album " Electric Church " instead of " Electric Ladyland ", Hendrix said some ladies were " electric too ".
Reagan describes lunching with former Democratic National Committee chairman Robert Strauss, wherein Strauss said to her, " When you first came to town, Nancy, I didn't like you at all.
" When I started this book ," she writes, " I honestly didn't know whether I was covering marginal atomized scenes of resistance or the birth of a potentially broad-based movement.
When I was in the Army, you didn't see me for years.
When I wasn't working, I didn't know who I was or what I was supposed to do.
Zeppo gets to one-up Groucho: When asked to read the letter back, Zeppo informs him, " You said a lot of things I didn't think were very important, so I just omitted them!
At the matinee, that didn't sell out, Herman Brood and Belgian musician Jean Blaute dropped by for the only live-performance of Als Je Wint ( When You're A Winner ; a song about success and equally-lasting friendships ).
When someone commented that Stein didn't look like her portrait, Picasso replied, " She will ".
When he didn't, the WFL was left without a national television contract.
When she began to recover, Tatiana was permitted to see her older sister for five minutes but didn't recognize her.
When they didn't make interest payments, BCCI took control of the shares.
When Ali was asked, he didn't reply.
When, shortly afterwards, Antonia confesses to him that she has also been sleeping with his older brother Alexander ever since he introduced them to each other (" You mean you didn't know at all?
When I tell you my name, I have given you a hold over me that you didn't have before.
Norman described his street witnessing: " When I left my band in 1968 and moved to Los Angeles, I didn't feel awkward about witnessing anymore – I felt directed.
( When leaving the following day he saw aborigines on an opposite shore, but didn't communicate with them.
When asked whether he loved the German state, he answered that he didn't love the state, he loved his wife.
" When I arrived here as police chief in April ( 2011 ), we didn't have uniforms.

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