It was going to be nice having nothing to do but enjoy their little family for the next two weeks.
She objected at first, but finally submitted.
He said no more, but expressed his resignation to cruel fate by a gesture.
Such a pleasant day and evening should have ended with a restful night and happy dreams, but it didn't.
The prince answered nothing, but she looked at him significantly, awaiting a reply.
I know it still galls you that he was willing to help pay for your college education, but not Katie's.
We were sadly in the way, but that did not interfere with our pleasure in the least.
They did not seem frightened, but chirped softly, as if they knew they were safe.
But I am making a simple statement that life is better now than it has ever been.
Benjamin Franklin lived to be a very old man, but he never forgot that lesson.
But this I know, I love to play In the meadow, among the hay-- Up the water, and o'er the lea, That's the way for Billy and me.
In business transactions Alex was frugal with his money, but when it came to his family, he was generous.
The Christmas tree could only be seen from the back of the house, but that didn't matter.
"Don't know," said Dorothy, "but it must have been humbug."
But he was anxious to learn.
I tried hard to teach her my sign language, but she was dull and inattentive.
She was only a month into two years old, but she was big for her age.
But even old Jim has been saying things since we had our accident.
But there was no shepherd in Scotland that could have done better than Sirrah did that night.
All change is a miracle to contemplate; but it is a miracle which is taking place every instant.