Without realizing it, he was beginning to defer his problems in the hope that death would resolve them.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- Love in the Time of Cholera
I resolve not to think of clothes when I am in church.
Julia Alvarez -- In the Time of the Butterflies
Cole resolved never to cough again.
Ben Mikaeslen -- Touching Spirit Bear
I resolved to wait only so long as the offering of a favorable opportunity.
Frederick Douglass -- The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
She wondered if Gitl would know what it was, and resolved to ask her.
Jane Yolen -- The Devils Arithmetic
In any event, I will stay in exile until this matter is resolved ... one way or another.
Rick Riordan -- The Sea of Monsters
...and I resolved to remain silent.
Mary Shelley -- Frankenstein
Relaxed and unhurried, he resolved that he would walk through the narrow streets of Tangier.
Paulo Coelho -- The Alchemist
During their walk, it was resolved that Mr. Bennet’s consent should be asked in the course of the evening.
Jane Austen -- Pride and Prejudice
they resolved now to win the dominion of the North.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Hobbit
I resolved to explore the house, and spent some time in doing so as noiselessly as possible.
H.G. Wells -- The Invisible Man
Tom resolved that he would never trust a man like that again.
Mark Twain -- The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
I resolved to encourage him.
Emily Bronte -- Wuthering Heights
At length I would be avenged; this was a point definitively settled—but the very definitiveness with which it was resolved, precluded the idea of risk.
Edgar Allan Poe -- The Cask of Amontillado
I resolved to go.
Charles Dickens -- Great Expectations
I resolved to leave him—would that I had!
H.G. Wells -- The War of the Worlds
with his money in his pocket, our hero took steamboat for Red river, resolving to find out and re-purchase his old friend.
Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Uncle Tom’s Cabin
We resolved to transplant a supply of both roots to our kitchen garden.
Johann Wyss -- The Swiss Family Robinson
My next step was to look for the beast which had been the cause of so much wretchedness; for I had, at length, firmly resolved to put it to death.
Edgar Allan Poe -- The Black Cat
The youth had resolved not to budge whatever should happen.
Stephen Crane -- The Red Badge of Courage
I ate no other supper, being resolved to spare my provisions as much as I could.
Jonathan Swift -- Gulliver’s Travels
But I had resolved to think about it.
Michael Pollan -- The Omnivore’s Dilemma
Weena I had resolved to bring with me to our own time.
H.G. Wells -- The Time Machine
Mowgli, who was very much ashamed of himself, slept between the Panther and the Bear, resolving to have no more to do with the Monkey People.
Rudyard Kipling -- The Jungle Book
They approved of what Sancho proposed, and resolved to wait for him until he brought back word of having found his master.
Miguel de Cervantes -- Don Quixote
In the meanwhile, she resolved against seeing Harriet.
Jane Austen -- Emma
Shaking in every limb, I groped my way back to the wall; resolving there to perish rather than risk the terrors of the wells,
Edgar Allan Poe -- The Pit and the Pendulum
And at the end of a few days they resolved also to devour the women.
Voltaire -- Candide
I resolved to argue the matter over with him again.
Herman Melville -- Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
He resolved to lie awake until the hour was passed;
Charles Dickens -- A Christmas Carol
Perhaps if we can talk to these young ones, explain the rules, it can be resolved peacefully.
Stephenie Meyer -- Eclipse
From the first, I resolved to make the school a real part of the community in which it was located.
Booker T. Washington -- Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
She resolved to write a letter to the Abbess.
Thornton Wilder -- The Bridge of San Luis Rey
Gregor went and waited immediately by the door, resolved either to bring the timorous visitor into the room in some way or at least to find out who it was;
Franz Kafka -- Metamorphosis
But meantime, Miles Hendon was resolving the difficulty.
Mark Twain -- The Prince and The Pauper
I had resolved that I would be virtuous, though I was a slave.
Harriet Jacobs -- Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
I am fresh of spirit, and resolved to meet all perils very constantly.
William Shakespeare -- Julius Caesar
"It is resolved, then," said Georgiana, faintly smiling.
Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The Birthmark
Antigone, daughter of Oedipus, the late king of Thebes, in defiance of Creon who rules in his stead, resolves to bury her brother Polyneices, slain in his attack on Thebes.
Sophocles -- Antigone
The situation was resolved by the fortuitous appearance of the caddymaster,
F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Winter Dreams