Didn't he know that his brutal assault proved nothing?
If they found you out, the assault on you from every quarter would be unimaginable.
God, if this ability became widespread, it would be an assault of secrecy itself!
Mr. Cooms was apprehensive about what he described as an assault on our safety.
The gap in the abductions we're looking at is under ten years, meaning he was probably sent up for a lesser crime that could be anything from robbery, burglary, serious assault or rape.
I'd either return later or beat down the door at my leisure.
That was assault of a peace officer in the performance of his duty.
That's assault of a police officer!
Jackson pulled the woman even closer and continued the assault until Gabriel ripped him off her yelling, "I said, that's enough!"
"It was stopped by the Dark One, who knew what I'd do if he didn't stop it," she said. "Darkyn led this assault without the Dark One's permission. He was banished deep into Hell. This time, I can do nothing, and they know it. If you ask me, I will give Katie and your child back to you. The price will be this."
Punching the buttons on his car radio, he finally found music that didn't assault his senses and pushed ahead toward Parkside, ready to call it a day.
Rome, attacked by the French army, was taken by assault after a month's sanguinary siege.
After some futile negotiations, which had for their object the recovery of the Portuguese captives before hostilities should begin, an assault was delivered upon Malacca, and though the first attempt to take the city failed after some hard fighting, a second assault made some days later succeeded, and Malacca passed for ever into European hands.
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, limb for limb was the penalty for assault upon an amelu.
If the assault only led to injury and was unintentional, the assailant in a quarrel had to pay the doctor's fees.
On the 28th of March 1888 the negus indeed descended from the Abyssinian high plateau in the direction of Saati, but finding the Italian position too strong to be carried by assault, temporized and opened negotiations for peace.
But their adversaries always returned to the assault, and, what was worse, yearly laid waste their territories and destroyed all their crops.
Eisner points out that homicide rates correlate well to levels of robbery, assault, and sexual violence across multiple countries and there is reason to believe it was so in the past as well.