Etta's Famous Quotes & Sayings

100 Etta's Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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The band in the ballroom announced the cover of a special request, and after a pause, the woman's voice sang out the breathy first line of Etta James's "At Last." Chairs barked as guests rose to greet the champion of all wedding songs, the one that always brought indifferent or fighting or estranged couples to the dance floor for momentary reconciliation.Mira Jacob Etta's Sayings By Mira Jacob: The band in the ballroom announced the cover of a special request, and after a
I talked to the record company about what I had in mind. They said they wanted something lush. I figured the best thing to do was let them hear what I had in mind.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I talked to the record company about what I had in mind. They said they
Etta saw the way Sophia took a deep breathe, set her shoulders back, and moved with practiced grace on her way out - and she understood something about the other girl, truly understood for the first time. Sophia wanted it, when she was only ever sent out.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Etta saw the way Sophia took a deep breathe, set her shoulders back, and moved
I've learned to live with rage. In some ways, it's my rage that keeps me going. Without it, I would have been whipped long ago. With it, I got a lot more songs to sing.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I've learned to live with rage. In some ways, it's my rage that keeps me
Rest assured," he said, when he managed to find his voice, "there will always be a position for you on my ship."
Her face brightened with her clever, beautiful smile. "Will you let me climb up into the rigging? Reef the sails?"
A burst of thunder rolled through him. "Absolutely not."
She laughed again. "As if you could stop me.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Rest assured," he said, when he managed to find his voice, "there will always be
She set her shoulders back, meeting his gaze with a challenge. "You call that a kiss?" One corner of his mouth quirks up. "We haven't the time for a proper one, pirate. Now tell me, where precisely are we?Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: She set her shoulders back, meeting his gaze with a challenge. "You call that a
How do you think I'd look on one of these temples?"
Etta laughed. "How would I look?"
"I couldn't bare the thought of even your face here, left alone, for only the jungle to admire." He shook his head. "Never. I'd never allow it. The only thing is to hire an artist to turn you into a figurehead for a ship, so some part of you will always be venturing out to sea where you belong.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: How do you think I'd look on one of these temples?" Etta laughed. "How would
P.S. I know you have gone to see the water, and you should see it, Etta, you should, but, in case there are other reasons you've left, in case there are things you have discovered or undiscovered that you didn't want to tell me in person, in that case, you can always tell me here. Tell me here and we can never mention it outside of paper and ink (or pencil).Emma Hooper Etta's Sayings By Emma Hooper: P.S. I know you have gone to see the water, and you should see it,
Alice interrupted. No tears, no secrets. I want the life I'm meant to have, Etta. It's as simple as that. My father always says that the way to truly live is to do so without expectations or fear hanging over you, affecting your choices ...Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Alice interrupted. No tears, no secrets. I want the life I'm meant to have, Etta.
I have been influenced by many different artists at many different stages of my life. Starting out, it was people like Elton John, Billy Joel, Ben Folds, and Fiona Apple. As I got older I got deeper into the work of bands like the Beatles, artists like Sam Cooke, Ray Charles, Etta James, and Joni Mitchell.Sara Bareilles Etta's Sayings By Sara Bareilles: I have been influenced by many different artists at many different stages of my life.
Sugar got her beauty from her mama, was Theo's first impression, but this woman did not strike him as having a heart of gold. She looked rich and mean, the opposite of his own mother, and he felt proud that Sugar had turned out the way she had despite that.Sarah-Kate Lynch Etta's Sayings By Sarah-Kate Lynch: Sugar got her beauty from her mama, was Theo's first impression, but this woman did
What to do with daughters has always been something of a problem, unless they are so pretty or so passive or so wealthy that they are snatched up as brides as soon as the come of marriageable age.
- THE COLLECTORS: DR. CLARIBEL AND MISS ETTA CONE
Barbara Pollack Etta's Sayings By Barbara Pollack: What to do with daughters has always been something of a problem, unless they are
I tried to comfort him. I tried to tell him it might be chance, not destiny, that has put him here. Do you know what he said?"
"That there is no chance, only destiny."
Her hands paused. "How did you know?"
"It is one of the cornerstones of Sa's teachings. That destiny is not reserved for a few chosen ones. Each man has a destiny. Recognizing it and fulfilling it are the purpose of a man's life."
"It seems a burdensome teaching to me."
Kennit shook his head against the pillow. "If a man can believe it, then he can know he is as important as any other man. He can also know that he is no more important than any other is. It creates a vast equality of purpose."
p. 530: Etta to Kennit
Robin Hobb Etta's Sayings By Robin Hobb: I tried to comfort him. I tried to tell him it might be chance, not
I really do love bluesy-jazzy music, so I love Etta James, B.B. King and Billie Holiday. I love that they have soul in their voices - I think that's something important is having.Bridgit Mendler Etta's Sayings By Bridgit Mendler: I really do love bluesy-jazzy music, so I love Etta James, B.B. King and Billie
Gabrielle chuckled, her dark eyes twinkling. "So he's been after you, has he? Poor Etta, pursued by a sun priest offering to pleasure - "
"Every nook and cranny," Marietta interrupted dryly and Gabrielle tipped her head back with a throaty laugh.
Michelle O'Leary Etta's Sayings By Michelle O'Leary: Gabrielle chuckled, her dark eyes twinkling. "So he's been after you, has he? Poor Etta,
My mother was a jazz fanatic and she wanted me to play the piano so I could play jazz tunes. I wish I had learned but I was too busy getting into trouble!Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: My mother was a jazz fanatic and she wanted me to play the piano so
How do you fight against a mountain? How do you move it when you don't even have a shovel?" "Maybe you don't have to move it," Etta said, folding the gown over the lid of the trunk. "Maybe you have to climb it.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: How do you fight against a mountain? How do you move it when you don't
We have good days and bad days. You told me, once, to just remember to breathe. As long as you can do that, you're doing something Good, you said. Getting rid of the old, and letting in the new. And, therefore, moving forward. Making progress. That's all you have to do to move forward, sometimes, you said, just breathe. So don't worry, Etta, if nothing else, I am still breathing.Emma Hooper Etta's Sayings By Emma Hooper: We have good days and bad days. You told me, once, to just remember to
When I'm performing for the people, I am me, then. I am that little girl who, when she was five years old, used to sing at church. Or I'm that 15-year-old young lady who wanted to be grown and wanted to sing and couldn't wait to be smokin' a cigarette, you know?Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: When I'm performing for the people, I am me, then. I am that little girl
When I look out at the people and they look at me and they're smiling, then I know that I'm loved. That is the time when I have no worries, no problems.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: When I look out at the people and they look at me and they're smiling,
Etta, it could be everything, it could be nothing, what you're making up. You shouldn't let that bother you.Emma Hooper Etta's Sayings By Emma Hooper: Etta, it could be everything, it could be nothing, what you're making up. You shouldn't
His presence was larger-than-life, bigger even than his physical body.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: His presence was larger-than-life, bigger even than his physical body.
Playing Etta James in the movie 'Cadillac Records' really changed me. It was a darker character, and I realized that if anything is too comfortable, I want to run from it. It's no fun being safe.Beyonce Knowles Etta's Sayings By Beyonce Knowles: Playing Etta James in the movie 'Cadillac Records' really changed me. It was a darker
I like to shop, but I don't like to go out to dances.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I like to shop, but I don't like to go out to dances.
I sing the songs that people need to hear.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I sing the songs that people need to hear.
Half the men worship at her feet; the other half have already proposed marriage, including young Jack, who has sworn to his dear 'miss' that he'll be true if she'll only wait a few more years for him.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Half the men worship at her feet; the other half have already proposed marriage, including
I wanna show that gospel, country, blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, rock 'n' roll are all just really one thing. Those are the American music and that is the American culture.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I wanna show that gospel, country, blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, rock 'n' roll are
Jazz took too much discipline. You have to come in at the right place, which is different than me singing the blues, where I can sing, 'Oh, baby,' if there's a pause in the melody. With jazz, you better leave that space open, or put in something real cool.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Jazz took too much discipline. You have to come in at the right place, which
A few years ago, I thought, I'll never make it. I started to go to the doctor to help me lose weight.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: A few years ago, I thought, I'll never make it. I started to go to
I really turned into, you know, the real street kid. I was kind of like a runaway, but I had a mother, you know what I mean, and I had a place to stay.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I really turned into, you know, the real street kid. I was kind of like
It feels so good to be happy.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: It feels so good to be happy.
I don't care who's playing. Even if it's my favorite artist, I'm probably not gonna go and see him.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I don't care who's playing. Even if it's my favorite artist, I'm probably not gonna
Once you lose the weight, you're really anxious to eat healthy.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Once you lose the weight, you're really anxious to eat healthy.
Do you think you're taking Etta out of here?"
"Yes," Kennit called over his shoulder up the sairs.
"What about all these dead men?" she shrieked after him as they strode out of her house.
"Those you may keep," Kennit replied.
Robin Hobb Etta's Sayings By Robin Hobb: Do you think you're taking Etta out of here?""Yes," Kennit called over his shoulder up
My mother always wanted me to be glamorous. When I thought about that, it really fired me up, and once I lost all those pounds, I started to feel really good about myself.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: My mother always wanted me to be glamorous. When I thought about that, it really
Etta James is my all-time favorite singer. I've said it in every interview, in every story, in every on- and off-camera question. That music was always such a huge escape for me, even from a young age.Christina Aguilera Etta's Sayings By Christina Aguilera: Etta James is my all-time favorite singer. I've said it in every interview, in every
Johnny Guitar ... just one of my favorite singers of all time. I met him when we were both on the road with Johnny Otis in the '50s when I was a teenager. We traveled the country in a car together. I would hear him sing every night.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Johnny Guitar ... just one of my favorite singers of all time. I met him
My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times, you can still bring something of your own to it.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times,
But even so, I still get nervous before I go onstage.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: But even so, I still get nervous before I go onstage.
I've gone through so much in my life. I should have been dead a long time ago, but I am still here, and I'm the happiest I've ever been.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I've gone through so much in my life. I should have been dead a long
Topeka meant, "a good place to find potatoes". That made Dorothy laugh. But any place is what you make it said etta. You've got to make it home. You've got to do it for yourself ... It's difficult because everybody wants to be loved and you think you can't find a home unless you are loved by somebody, anybody. But it's not true. Sometimes you can learn to live without being loved. It's terribly hard, but you can do it. The trick is to remember what it's like to be loved.Geoff Ryman Etta's Sayings By Geoff Ryman: Topeka meant, "a good place to find potatoes". That made Dorothy laugh. But any place
I want a Sunday kind of love
A love to last past Saturday night
And I'd like to know it's more than love at first sight
Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I want a Sunday kind of love A love to last past Saturday night And
How about a kiss, hey?" Etta liked that she was still able to startle him, just a little. The blank look of concentration broke as he barked out a laugh. "I don't know if that's a wise idea. We'd never leave.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: How about a kiss, hey?" Etta liked that she was still able to startle him,
In some ways, it's my rage that keeps me going,Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: In some ways, it's my rage that keeps me going,
All the things I used to like - cookies, ice cream, gumbo - I don't like anymore.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: All the things I used to like - cookies, ice cream, gumbo - I don't
Country music has the great stories.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Country music has the great stories.
Oh my God you are despicable!" Etta snarled.
"Careful, madam, blasphemy is still a sin-"
Even if Nicholas had been the gambling sort, he never would have wagered a single coin on her next words being "Then I guess I'll see you in hell!
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Oh my God you are despicable!" Etta snarled."Careful, madam, blasphemy is still a sin-"Even if
Long as I was riding in a big Cadillac and dressed nice and had plenty of food, that's all I cared about.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Long as I was riding in a big Cadillac and dressed nice and had plenty
My mother always wanted me to be a jazz singer, but I always wanted to be raunchy,Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: My mother always wanted me to be a jazz singer, but I always wanted to
I wish you'd go a a little easier on him," she said.
"He came in here thrashing a sword around. Was I supposed to stand idly by and do nothing?" he huffed.
"Well, you weren't supposed to try and rearrange his face with your fist."
"I wasn't," Nicholas protested. "He lunged up into it several times. I was only in the way."
"You're ridiculous," she informed him.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: I wish you'd go a a little easier on him," she said. "He came in
It's the same thing now. When I go onstage the young people scream and holler as much as the older generation.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: It's the same thing now. When I go onstage the young people scream and holler
Growing up, I listened to a lot of jazz and blues records - John Coltrane and Etta James. I was also really into Radiohead and the BeeGees.Alex Clare Etta's Sayings By Alex Clare: Growing up, I listened to a lot of jazz and blues records - John Coltrane
You can't fake this music. You might be a great singer or a great musician but, in the need, that's got nothing to do with it. It's how you connect to the songs and to the history behind them.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: You can't fake this music. You might be a great singer or a great musician
It's not about battling the original artists when I record these songs, it's about paying tribute to them.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: It's not about battling the original artists when I record these songs, it's about paying
I'm not Dead-Eye Dan. I gave up chasin' bounties and don't plan on ever goin' back. I ain't a dime-novel hero, but I'm steady, I work hard, and I'll do my best to give you the life you deserve." Etta opened her mouth, but he shook his head at her, needing to get everything said at once. "I know I'm a good deal older than you, twelve years by my count, and most young ladies would probably wish for someone younger, less tarnished. I've seen a lot of ugliness in this life, Etta. I won't lie to you about that. I'm rather set in my ways and opinionated about how things oughta be done, but I'd like to think that God gave me some wisdom over the years, too. Wisdom that will help me be the husband and father I want to be, one who will lead his family in a way that honors the Lord." DanKaren Witemeyer Etta's Sayings By Karen Witemeyer: I'm not Dead-Eye Dan. I gave up chasin' bounties and don't plan on ever goin'
For the longest time, I saw them as the end of my journey, but now I thing they were always meant to represent the beginning of yours.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: For the longest time, I saw them as the end of my journey, but now
A lot of people think the blues is depressing but that's not the blues I'm singing. When I'm singing blues, I singing life. People can't stand to listen to the blues, they've got to be phonies.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: A lot of people think the blues is depressing but that's not the blues I'm
I was originally like a punker, know what I mean, like the punks are today, I'd spit in a minute.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I was originally like a punker, know what I mean, like the punks are today,
I took back my life.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I took back my life.
Around the time I opened my second restaurant, Etta's, I had just finished judging at the Jack Daniels World Invitational BBQ Championship in Lynchburg, Tennessee. Back home in Seattle, my goal was to recreate the sweet and smoky taste of that BBQ using our local wild king salmon instead of pig.Tom Douglas Etta's Sayings By Tom Douglas: Around the time I opened my second restaurant, Etta's, I had just finished judging at
realised where it was in the room he was looking and what itEtta Stark Etta's Sayings By Etta Stark: realised where it was in the room he was looking and what it
As a kid, I was listening to Aretha Franklin, Etta James and hip-hop as well as music my parents were listening to, like Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen.Alanis Morissette Etta's Sayings By Alanis Morissette: As a kid, I was listening to Aretha Franklin, Etta James and hip-hop as well
Their thoughts did head in the same direction often enough, but there were times when Etta remained as mysterious as the stars in the sky.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Their thoughts did head in the same direction often enough, but there were times when
WINIFRED - WHO, IT SEEMED, HAD BEEN LISTENING AT THE DOOR - handed her a pair of shoes as soon as Etta emerged from the office. By the time Henry appeared at her side, a light coat over his suit jacket, the woman had faded back down the shadows of the hallway like the ghoul she was.
"No coat?" he asked, eyeing her up and down.
"Darling Winifred didn't think I needed one, apparently," she said. One of the guards chuckled into his fist, earning him a swat across the chest from the other.
Henry looked mildly startled. "Your mother called her that as well."
"My mother met that woman and they both survived it?"
One corner of his mouth twitched, and the parts of her that were still raw, and awkward - and, worse - unsure, eased. "I never said they emerged unscathed.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: WINIFRED - WHO, IT SEEMED, HAD BEEN LISTENING AT THE DOOR - handed her a
Most of the songs I sing, they have that blue feeling to it. They have that sorry feeling. And I don't know what I'm sorry about.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Most of the songs I sing, they have that blue feeling to it. They have
It's our choices that matter in the end. Not wishes, not words, not promises.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: It's our choices that matter in the end. Not wishes, not words, not promises.
See, I don't like places where people can't dance - don't like clubs or theatres where a bunch of bourgeois people sit around tip, tip, tipping their fingers.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: See, I don't like places where people can't dance - don't like clubs or theatres
Etta grins, compliments swallowed when she sees they're clearly not required.Menna Van Praag Etta's Sayings By Menna Van Praag: Etta grins, compliments swallowed when she sees they're clearly not required.
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A grave matter has just arisen." Etta hadn't intended to make the pun. She went on. "It's a problem right up your alley.
Ed Lynskey Etta's Sayings By Ed Lynskey: Quote taken from Chapter 1:A grave matter has just arisen." Etta hadn't intended to make
They had met at a club fifteen years before, Etta and Magnus. He had convinced her to dance with him, and she said she had been in love by the end of the song. He told her he had been in love before the beginning.Cassandra Clare Etta's Sayings By Cassandra Clare: They had met at a club fifteen years before, Etta and Magnus. He had convinced
The two things you can't fake are good food and good musicEtta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: The two things you can't fake are good food and good music
Rise and enter the lair, where the darkness gives you your stripes. Tell tyrants, to you, their allegiance they owe," Etta read, running her finger beneath the words within the star. "Seek out the unknown gods whose ears were deaf to lecture. Stand on the shoulders of memory. Bring a coin to the widowed queen. Remember, the truth is in the telling, and an ending must be final.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Rise and enter the lair, where the darkness gives you your stripes. Tell tyrants, to
I was a sloppy kid, wanted to be just wild.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I was a sloppy kid, wanted to be just wild.
I grew up loving Etta James and Aretha Franklin and Al Green and Otis Redding, and I just love old-school R&B. It's just music that moves you and grooves you, and it was very important, I think, for music.Elle King Etta's Sayings By Elle King: I grew up loving Etta James and Aretha Franklin and Al Green and Otis Redding,
Etta?" Nicholas's face floated in front of hers.
"I'm okay," she promised. "Just ... "
Hasan's face transformed, sharpening. "Who are you to be so familiar with my little niece? Remove your hands before I do."
"Familiar?" she repeated, just as Nicholas's grip tightened and he said, "Her husband."
Etta choked.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Etta?" Nicholas's face floated in front of hers. "I'm okay," she promised. "Just ... "
To me, country music is like the blues, but it's something very hip and - I don't want to say commercial - but it's very worldly and good listening.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: To me, country music is like the blues, but it's something very hip and -
Etta gave Will a small, knowing smile. Will, sometimes you have to love people for who they are, not who you want them to be.Deanna Lynn Sletten Etta's Sayings By Deanna Lynn Sletten: Etta gave Will a small, knowing smile. Will, sometimes you have to love people for
I was privileged to know the late, great Miss Etta James, and I did get a chance to spend some time with her and hang out with her.Jennifer Holliday Etta's Sayings By Jennifer Holliday: I was privileged to know the late, great Miss Etta James, and I did get
Even as a little child, I've always had that comedian kind of attitude.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Even as a little child, I've always had that comedian kind of attitude.
He would not surrender to the disaster of loving her.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: He would not surrender to the disaster of loving her.
I want you to remember that - it's our choices that matter in the end. Not wishes, not words, not promises." EttaAlexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: I want you to remember that - it's our choices that matter in the end.
The only time that I am really truly happy - when I feel at my best - is when I'm on the stage.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: The only time that I am really truly happy - when I feel at my
Now I can stand up on the stage again like I used to after five years of sitting down while I sang.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: Now I can stand up on the stage again like I used to after five
That's where it begins and ends for me and these songs were the ones that touched me the deepest. It was like I was laying hold of some part of me that I didn't even know was there until I let it out.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: That's where it begins and ends for me and these songs were the ones that
I don't need a protector," Etta said. "I need a partner.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: I don't need a protector," Etta said. "I need a partner.
My background was always more soulful pop. I was named after Ella Fitzgerald, and when I was a kid, I was listening to Lauryn Hill, Etta James, Joss Stone. For me, it was always about the voice.Ella Eyre Etta's Sayings By Ella Eyre: My background was always more soulful pop. I was named after Ella Fitzgerald, and when
The notes of the symphony of lives, desires, and revenge suddenly swelled into a chorus of generations, blasting through Etta's mind.Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: The notes of the symphony of lives, desires, and revenge suddenly swelled into a chorus
The pain bursts through Etta like caffeine,Emma Hooper Etta's Sayings By Emma Hooper: The pain bursts through Etta like caffeine,
There is something about you, Etta. Something in you that cannot be quenched, by hardship or ill treatment. Your soul gleams like silver beneath a patina of hard use. He is right to love you. Any man would love you.Robin Hobb Etta's Sayings By Robin Hobb: There is something about you, Etta. Something in you that cannot be quenched, by hardship
When Malcolm X was assassinated I was working at the Apollo. They brought his body to the Unity Funeral Home, which was around the corner.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: When Malcolm X was assassinated I was working at the Apollo. They brought his body
And as I started reaching deeper I realized that most of the blues of that day was done by men. Women just didn't have the nerve.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: And as I started reaching deeper I realized that most of the blues of that
I want the life I'm meant to have, Etta. It's as simple as that. My father always says that the way to truly live is to do so without expectation or fear hanging over you, affecting your choices - and that's bloody hard to do with you travelers coming and going. I want to know you the way you know me one day. I want to play my violin, make mistakes, fall in love, live in as many different cities as I can. Would you really take that from me?Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: I want the life I'm meant to have, Etta. It's as simple as that. My
Why had Althea's crazed words affected Etta like this? Then the answer came to him: she was pregnant. Women always behaved strangely when they were pregnant.Robin Hobb Etta's Sayings By Robin Hobb: Why had Althea's crazed words affected Etta like this? Then the answer came to him:
Etta released a soft "Oofph!" as her feet struck the floor, and they were suddenly wrapped in cool, dry air. Nicholas's grip on her hand tightened as the world fell into place around them.

They weren't falling off the side of a cliff. They hadn't been shot dead on sight, run through by sword or bayonet. And they hadn't emerged into a crocodile-filled swamp, or in the middle of a crowded market, or for that matter, in a burning building. So he supposed he should be grateful. But he was mostly exhausted.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Etta released a soft "Oofph!" as her feet struck the floor, and they were suddenly
I figured I could do 'It's A Man's Man's Man's World', because I believe it's the truth.Etta James Etta's Sayings By Etta James: I figured I could do 'It's A Man's Man's Man's World', because I believe it's
I had hooked up my iPod to the speakers. The air was filled with the raw, sexy purr of Etta James. "The thing that's great about the blues," I told Luke, pausing to sip from my glass of wine, "is that it's about feeling, loving, wanting without the brakes on. No one's brave enough to live that way. Except maybe musicians.Lisa Kleypas Etta's Sayings By Lisa Kleypas: I had hooked up my iPod to the speakers. The air was filled with the
The nice thing about life," said Miss Etta, "is you never know when there's going to be a party.Earl Hamner Jr. Etta's Sayings By Earl Hamner Jr.: The nice thing about life," said Miss Etta, "is you never know when there's going
She breathed deeply of the freedom she found in Mattie's presence. Here she had no choice but to be herself. The carefully erected decoys she was constantly shuffling and changing to fit the situation were of no use here. Etta and Mattie went way back, a singular term that claimed co-knowledge of all the important events in their lives and almost all of the unimportant ones. And by rights of this possession, it tolerated no secrets.Gloria Naylor Etta's Sayings By Gloria Naylor: She breathed deeply of the freedom she found in Mattie's presence. Here she had no
That's beautiful," she said.
He turned to her. "Would you like me to go take that violin for you? I'd gladly fight whatever angry mob rises up if it might make you smile."
Her heart just about burst at that. Be brave. "I would only want to play for you.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: That's beautiful," she said. He turned to her. "Would you like me to go take
Well," Etta said weakly, "she's always told me a good challenge builds character."
"Then we'll have an excess of it," he said dryly.
Alexandra Bracken Etta's Sayings By Alexandra Bracken: Well," Etta said weakly, "she's always told me a good challenge builds character." "Then we'll