And we said so because we had nothing to fight for there, we wanted to get away from the battlefield as soon as we could.
He can't expect to keep sneaking up to visit her indefinitely and hope to get away with it.
The Queensland government assisted some of the disillusioned to escape from the paradise which proved a prison; some managed to get away on their own account; and those that have remained have split into as many settlements almost as there are settlers.
Whether it was the teacher's fault or the pupil's, this same thing happened every day: the princess' eyes grew dim, she could not see and could not hear anything, but was only conscious of her stern father's withered face close to her, of his breath and the smell of him, and could think only of how to get away quickly to her own room to make out the problem in peace.
But go on, Ishmael, said I at last; don't you hear? get away from before the door; your patched boots are stopping the way.
Seems like she wants to kick him in his whatsis but for some reason she lets him get away with it.
But all this was only talk; in reality (though the Council of Fili, at which it was decided to abandon Moscow, had not yet been held) both those who went away and those who remained behind felt, though they did not show it, that Moscow would certainly be abandoned, and that they ought to get away as quickly as possible and save their belongings.
It would be nice to get away from the wagons for a while.
That may be your idea of an ideal relationship, but I had to get away from him if I was going to have a life of my own.
I kept saying, 'I would never hurt you, I love you', but he just kept trying to get away from me, begging me to let him go.