It wasn't wise to allow a canteen to go empty in this country, but the water supply was getting low.
We were content to allow him this small title of uniqueness knowing it was killing him to be so close to a scientific miracle with hands tied and mouth gagged against announcing his findings to the world.
"Damian-- " "I can't allow Damian to be here in the presence of a god-slayer.
The room was dark aside from curtains opened to allow the moon to shine through.
Cynthia devoured every publication she could find on the subject and was looking forward to spending some quality time hiking the high country, if the demand of Bird Song's chores would allow snatches of free time.
The creature that refused to bow down to the Dark One was not going to allow itself to become blood-dependent upon a mate of human origin.
He just needed to find the right combination of factors that would allow him to withdraw the soul from her head without killing her.
They allow us to lead as normal of a life as possible.
To his knowledge, Gabriel never had, and the assassin was not one who would ever allow emotion to cloud his decisions.
The space battle won't allow anyone off-planet.
My heartless mind will not allow my aching body the sleep it so desperately craves and I wander this near-empty house throughout the night.
I go to the closest, largest nature preserve that doesn't allow people in after dusk, and wait it out.
It wasn't as if she was going to allow Brutus to attack their guest.
There was no way she could do enough damage to Charlie from four times as far to allow her to escape.
Katie frowned. In the course of a day, Gabe had gone from emotional to unaffected when discussing Death. He was distracted, and she felt like she was talking to someone completely different. Blaming herself for taking his mind off of their survival, she fell silent and followed him. Briars and branches caught her pant legs, and she found herself slowing to push more and more of the jungle's flora out of the way. Gabe, too, began to struggle with the bramble, and she noticed the jungle no longer laid their path before him. Instead of clearing away to allow them passage, it stayed where it was, obstructing them.
Mrs. Byrne's son drove her over but the lad had an engagement so I suggested she join us for dinner and allow us to drive her home.
Let's allow it to happen naturally.
If this place is standing, it's because I allow it to be.
He paused in the doorway to allow a familiar shudder to pass before stepping into the brightly lit antechamber.
Do you allow your guests to fish?
He continued the paper in MS., and when the government refused to allow it to be circulated through the post sent it out by hand.
The next evening after the trial the little girl begged Ozma to allow her to look in the enchanted picture, and the Princess readily consented.
I thought of the big fire in the queen's kitchen, and knew that the cook would never allow a half-drowned child to be carried into that fine place.
They coin money in honest and accurate measures and allow this money to trade freely on open markets.
On mornings when I did not care for the ride, my teacher and I would start after breakfast for a ramble in the woods, and allow ourselves to get lost amid the trees and vines, with no road to follow except the paths made by cows and horses.
Or what if I were to allow--would it not be a singular allowance?--that our furniture should be more complex than the Arab's, in proportion as we are morally and intellectually his superiors!
Allow me to give you a piece of advice.