I know about wanting
. As a teenager attending a middle class grammar, with a bunch of comfortably-off friends, I did lots of wanting
The brain divides wanting
and liking into separate circuits for the same sweet reward.
The builders chose soundproofing and a blackout window shade, to keep the room silent and pitch dark for travelers wanting
to sleep late.
Having patents who are prepared to exercise the power of life and death over their children, these children grow up with very ambivalent relationships to their parents: wanting
desperately to be close to them, but knowing that it is too dangerous; wanting
to flee, but caught by their emotional and material dependency on them.
Then on top of that they had to deal with every human who rides a skateboard wanting
to skate that place, coming from the ends of the Earth to skate EMB.
Bozo is having a good time, coming on to Jackie; but Frank is gloomy and alone, wanting
to go home.
In killing time, I had already discovered the yet unoccupied meeting room, so, wanting
to help this poor troupe, I just beckoned them toward me.
I cried myself to sleep each night, wanting
to get better but knowing I was in way over my head.
"Farmers are coming in wanting
to see and drive the tractors."
I waver between wanting
to be a good friend and being a pastoral minister.