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Turning back to Dr. Shalt, he began to speak in a taut, controlled voice.
Of course, turning back was the only thing to do; to go on was absurd.
Already Foulet had banked the plane—we were circling; turning back.
She turned to go and then, turning back again, asked a final question.
Turning back he noted that several of the mechanics had moved in close.
This was his silent ultimatum, and, having delivered it, there was no turning back.
He stood for Ayrshire, turning back from York when the dissolution was announced.
"'Pears like it," responded the boatman, turning back into his house.
"My holiday will not last that long," answered the boy, turning back to his papers.
Somehow no serious thought of turning back ever entered my mind.