Perhaps—though getting past Edward Snowden would have hastened this, too.
He was sure nothing was out of line, he hastened to say, but “appearances matter.”
He now hurried forth, and hastened to his old resort, the little village inn—but it too was gone.
When I asked whether the debate would bring any financial perks, Ham hastened to talk me down.
It's bad business, he hastened to add, but if that's what they want to do, the state should not be able to compel them otherwise.
Mortimer hastened to her relief, but she shrank from his touch.
I had not thought of such a thing, and I hastened on board to consider the matter.
Polly hastened to take her seat and call the meeting to order.
I hastened down to the pilothouse, rang to stop her, and then to back her.
And, so saying, Daly hastened upstairs to the drawing-room, where the young officer awaited him.