No such system of laws controls relations among nations, no significant world police force exists, and the world court system is very weak.
"Send Tymkyn to find Harmony," Gabriel said, referring to the top tracker among his death-dealers.
Among the servants there was a little page whose name was Carl.
But the five phenomena I chose to tackle in this book are among the great blights on humanity that I believe the Internet and technology will help solve.
I'm going to give a select group of Guardians back their power, but you're not among them.
I'm happy you're among us.
The men spoke among themselves, swapping war stories and discussing the Tucson Sector's influx of vamps.
I'd as soon die here as live much longer among these cruel and heartless people.
There was a traitor among the fifty-odd death-dealers he had above ground, and he'd assigned twelve-hour shifts to keep an eye on the apartment where he sent Deidre.
If Fate looked like a frat boy and past-Death like a sorority girl, the Dark One's youthful human form didn't seem out of place among the deities she met.
Everything the vines touched they crushed, and our adventurers were indeed thankful to have escaped being cast among them.
Often, when he was a little lad, he took long walks among the trees with his mother.
All through the night he sat among the abbey cows, and sang his wonderful song.
Such bold achievements are driven by the optimism that is the natural state of humanity, and among the most powerful forces on the planet.
You have a rare ability among our kind.
He gave these to a shepherd and ordered him to bring them up among his sheep, far from the homes of men.
He remembered that he had seen many bees flying among these flowers and gathering honey from them.
"There is a legend among the humans of the phoenix, who rises from his own ashes," the Watcher replied.
I don't suppose there are any shrinks among the Naturals.
"Forty three, five here, thirty eight spread among the Sanctuaries," she answered promptly.
He looked eagerly around, but saw only a squirrel frisking among the trees and a rabbit hopping across the road.
American universities are thought by many to be among the best in the world.
Most of the problems are related to clean water, the environment, pollution, energy, weather, and transportation.
There was a rustling among the crowd and it again subsided, so that Pierre distinctly heard the pleasantly human voice of the Emperor saying with emotion:
So he rattled on, telling all the gossip he had heard among the orderlies.
Hundreds of peasants, among them the Bogucharovo folk, suddenly began selling their cattle and moving in whole families toward the southeast.
Pierre was at ease among his own kind.
It was how he walked easily among all the others, never threatened and routinely confided in.
One would know she didn't belong among the blue bloods in this crowd.
He smiled, revealing fangs among the neat row of white teeth.
I'm among the youngest of the immortals' mates, only a hundred years old.
Immortals and demons fought among themselves, for mortals were too weak and temporary to bother with.
Rhyn stayed where he was, wary yet unafraid of Sasha, who.d been the zookeeper among the animals with him in Hell.
Count Ilya Rostov, in a military uniform of Catherine's time, was sauntering with a pleasant smile among the crowd, with all of whom he was acquainted.
Pierre was among those who saw him come out from the merchants' hall with tears of emotion in his eyes.
She did not realize the significance of this war, though Dessalles with whom she constantly conversed was passionately interested in its progress and tried to explain his own conception of it to her, and though the "God's folk" who came to see her reported, in their own way, the rumors current among the people of an invasion by Antichrist, and though Julie (now Princess Drubetskaya), who had resumed correspondence with her, wrote patriotic letters from Moscow.
One instance, which had occurred some twenty years before, was a movement among the peasants to emigrate to some unknown "warm rivers."
But such undercurrents still existed among the people and gathered new forces ready to manifest themselves just as strangely, unexpectedly, and at the same time simply, naturally, and forcibly.
After the hussars had come to the village and Rostov had gone to see the princess, a certain confusion and dissension had arisen among the crowd.
Among those whom Julie's guests happened to choose to gossip about were the Rostovs.
Yet from among these men twenty thousand are doomed to die, and they wonder at my hat!
Standing among the crowd of peasants, Pierre recognized several acquaintances among these notables, but did not look at them--his whole attention was absorbed in watching the serious expression on the faces of the crowd of soldiers and militiamen who were all gazing eagerly at the icon.