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The Da Vinci Code
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  • Tonight, however, this place held a strange aura of foreboding.
  • Tonight, however, the lobby was barren and dark, giving the entire space a cold and crypt-like atmosphere.

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  • The world into which he stepped, however, was nothing like he expected.
  • Tonight, however, it had all come rushing back.
  • Tonight, however, those voices were as silent as the empty church around her.
  • Now, however, her skepticism had been deeply challenged.
  • Tonight, however, the rules had changed.
  • Her entrance, however, was met by an unexpected sound of muffled footsteps racing toward her from inside the chamber.
  • The keystone, however, bore the simplest of inscriptions.
  • Tonight, however, it seemed that more than one had been compromised.

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  • When she arrived at their Paris home, however, her grandfather was not there.
  • Her delight turned to surprise, however, when she arrived to find the driveway filled with parked cars—Mercedeses, BMWs, Audis, and a Rolls-Royce.
  • At the moment, however, Mickey’s arms were skewed at an awkward angle, indicating an equally awkward hour.
  • He reminded himself, however, that killing Langdon would be a generous fate compared to the misery about to be communicated by Bezu Fache and the French prison system.
  • Recently, however, Opus Dei had found itself threatened by a force infinitely more powerful than the media… an unexpected foe from which Aringarosa could not possibly hide.
  • Far more troubling, however, was what lay beneath the impostor’s paint.
  • Opus Dei is a personal prelature of Vatican City, and His Holiness can disperse monies however he sees fit.
  • The three men present, however, seemed to sigh in relief.
  • One thing was immediately clear to both of them, however.
  • More complicated than a simple column of stone, however, the cylinder appeared to have been assembled in many pieces.
  • Da Vinci, however, eschewed mathematics and cryptology for a mechanical solution.
  • However, at some point during the last century, whisperings began to surface that the Priory policy had changed.
  • Tonight, however, the manager had the impression the president was hoping for a bit more prudence.
  • However… the far more relevant question is this: What is the Holy Grail?
  • I would, however, like to point out the following.
  • However, part of the Priory history has always included a plan to unveil the secret.
  • Now, however, we are entering the Age of Aquarius—the water bearer—whose ideals claim that man will learn the truth and be able to think for himself.
  • As mystifying as the construction of the cylinder was, however, it was the engravings around the tube’s circumference that drew Langdon’s primary focus.
  • The notation describing the cathedral’s doorway, however, was what startled him.
  • At the moment, however, you and Langdon need to go to the nearest London police headquarters for refuge.
  • At the moment, however, the Teacher had the cryptex to attend to.
  • Unlike most churches, however, it had its entrance on the side, rather than the standard rear of the church via the narthex at the bottom of the nave.
  • The entrance to the Chapter House, however, was much farther away, at the far end of the long hallway.
  • I can, however, offer you this.
  • Tonight, however, with the Priory’s keystone offering a verse that pointed directly to this spot, Langdon no longer felt so smug.
  • Sophie, however, stood riveted in the entryway, a puzzled look on her face.
  • Last night, however, Aringarosa had received a call from Bezu Fache, questioning the bishop about his apparent connection to a nun who had been murdered in Saint-Sulpice.
  • However, if the password they had entered were incorrect, Sophie’s outward force on the ends would be transferred to a hinged lever inside, which would pivot downward into the cavity and apply pressure to the glass vial, eventually shattering it if she pulled too hard.
  • However…" She glanced playfully at Langdon, who was seated onstage.
  • Now, however, here in the Temple Church, with Langdon threatening to break the keystone, Rémy’s future was at risk.
  • The warmth in Rémy’s throat, however, mutated quickly to an uncomfortable heat.
  • However, when I saw the intricacy of Saunière’s codes, I decided to include you both in my quest a bit longer.
  • The dignified surroundings, however, did little to camouflage the less than dignified state of affairs in the rear of the plane where, in a separate seating area near the rest room, Teabing’s manservant Rémy sat with the pistol in hand, begrudgingly carrying out Teabing’s orders to stand guard over the bloody monk who lay trussed at his feet like a piece of luggage.

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as in: However, complications may... Define
despite that (Used to connect contrasting ideas. Other synonyms could include in spite of that, nevertheless, nonetheless, and on the other hand.)
as in: However much she tried... Define
to whatever degree (regardless of how much)
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in whatever way
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