Perhaps it requires musical ability or style or sassiness.
Some people around her know of her ability and assist her but she alone has the gift.
So our ability to find cause and effect in that—and to really discern fact from fallacy, what's good from what's bad for us—is highly suspect.
While Howie, between his brain damage, operations and lengthy coma created a rare combination of mental soup, could we say with any certainty that his ability was absolutely unique to him?
It seems you or your associates have a unique ability in these situations... more than unique; unprecedented.
One of the rare female Guardians, Jenn was tall and willowy with dark hair and green eyes, a studied air of seduction, and the ability to penetrate any group he sent her after.
"The good thing about being in charge is the ability to make your own schedule," he replied.
Even with all his powers, his armies, his ability to read minds, he didn't know how to make things right with her.
Simply because only so many jobs can, in theory, be replaced by machines does not imply anything about the ability of the people now doing them.
The ability of a few people to do a massive amount of damage rises as civilization becomes more complex and destructive power increases.
From the beginning, I HAVE MADE IT A PRACTICE TO ANSWER ALL HELEN'S QUESTIONS TO THE BEST OF MY ABILITY IN A WAY INTELLIGIBLE TO HER, and at the same time truthfully.
And he used his decades of dominance on the national scene, as well as his fantastic oratorical ability, to advance that belief and essentially invent the Democratic Party we know today.
That was the scientist in Quinn, frustrated that within grasp he held the partnered ability with Howie to go where no one before them had ventured.
What she's telling me is beyond belief and yet I know this ability exists.
I have the ability to levitate things.
Dusty studied the scenes on the screens of his command center, agitated by the weather hindering their ability to deal with Talon's vamps.
The ability to instantly and, for a very low cost, reliably transfer money to anyone on the planet is a key ingredient in increasing the amount of trade that occurs online.
It is not just that the price of weapons falls and that their destructive ability increases.
But I do think we will see an end to any effective constraints relating to computers' ability to process data and transfer information.
So we've reached an unprecedented situation in the course of human learning, which is this: The amount of data we have available has outstripped our ability to process it and turn it into knowledge.
First, many things in the physical world that we think of as scarce are not really scarce, just presently beyond our ability to capture.
What would happen, do you think, if some one should try to measure our intelligence by our ability to define the commonest words we use?
The ability to read the lips helps Miss Keller in getting corrections of her pronunciation from Miss Sullivan and others, just as it was the means of her learning to speak at all, but it is rather an accomplishment than a necessity.
It must be remembered that speech contributed in no way to her fundamental education, though without the ability to speak she could hardly have gone to higher schools and to college.
God, if this ability became widespread, it would be an assault of secrecy itself!
He'd never thought much of that talent, the ability to see into someone.
No, he wouldn't look that gift horse in the mouth, not when the embodiment of her ability sat hunched before him.
Our ability to process data, move information, and make things small will progress to a point where they will not be gating factors ever again.
The maximum wage you can earn, though, is defined by supply and demand for labor, and by your negotiating ability, but it also has a cap.
So the problem must be that we have stretched the planet past its ability to feed its inhabitants, right?
He'd heard it in her thoughts even if she didn't speak the words, and her ability to see through him as he did everyone else amazed him.