I wanted to know the cause of it, but she seemed reluctant to tell.
you can't pretend you are reluctant to lay down your work.
It was with fear, and tremulously, and, as it were, by a slow, reluctant
necessity, that Arthur Dimmesdale put forth his hand, chill as death, and touched the chill hand of Hester Prynne.
He had driven his load half-way to the village when Jotham Powell overtook him, urging the reluctant
sorrel toward the Flats.
I felt very reluctant
to pack Deane and Adams away in his case next morning, and the case in my portmanteau, where I could not get at it in case my unknown friends took it into their heads to accompany me out of town.
Sometimes she and her mother might be seen, with stern eyes and determined mouths, looking over the letters of the reluctant
I do not believe that in the whole course of my reading, and not even in the early moment of my literary enthusiasms, I have known such utter satisfaction in any writer, and this supreme joy has come to me at a time of life when new friendships, not to say new passions, are rare and reluctant
One cannot at least withhold a reluctant
admiration for the wit that had conceived so bold a scheme, and the fell [deadly] genius with which it was carried out.
We found him lying on the doorstep when we got up, and it did not need Aunt Janet's curt announcement, or Uncle Blair's reluctant
shake of the head, to tell us that there was no chance of our pet recovering this time.
Not that I was afraid of it, however, or reluctant
to meet it.
The chief minister talking about Combined Effluent Plant at SITE said that it was a Rs12 billion project but the federal government was reluctant
to finance it.
Alberto Ledesma; DIARY OF A RELUCTANT
DREAMER; Mad River Books (Comics & Graphic Novels: Comics & Graphic Novels) 17.
In "The Reluctant
Intuitive: A Soulful Confession and Practical Guide", Dr.
The author begins by explaining his particular interest in reluctant
readers in the upper-elementary and middle-school age groups.
IN recent weeks I've written about reluctant
readers and now reluctant
writers and so I would like to set a challenge to readers of all ages in the form of a competition.