It wasn't as if she was going to allow Brutus to attack their guest.
General Armfeldt has proposed a splendid position with an exposed rear, or why not this Italian gentleman's attack--very fine, or a retreat, also good!
He rode off at a walk to the right and sent an adjutant to the dragoons with orders to attack the French.
He didn.t attack, simply let his cold power loose into her for a long moment before releasing her.
It looked like they weren't going to attack you, didn't it?
But in what position are we going to attack him?
That Kris could attack his brother.s mate but refuse to strong-arm his brothers into fighting demons made his anger boil.
Her body was still exhausted from Kris's attack and a day spent with Hannah and her friends.
"You expect me to believe that after watching the missile attack?" she returned, reaching for the laser gun.
Martha's father suffered a heart attack when she was in nursing school and her mom followed, from a broken heart, seven weeks later.
If you come under attack, you'll need an alternate identity... something similar to witness protection.
As soon as I related the news of the prior evening attack he told me he agreed it was time to call it quits.
He's building an Army of Souls to attack the human world.
Her sister would have a heart attack once she saw the tattoo and found out she'd basically married the type of man Hannah'd always warned her about.
Katie inched forward, terrified he.d leap off the bed to attack her.
It was one thing for the demons and Immortals to fight, but to attack the innocent humans was madness.
She ignored the instinct and said, "I want to roam around the main house, but I'm really afraid of opening doors to random rooms and finding, you know, hordes of tarantulas that attack me or angry prisoners of war."
Apparently the attack didn't do too much damage to the heart.
Her sudden heart attack had frightened Cynthia, reminding her as an only child she was her mother's sole resource.
If she ran to the house to call for help, the dogs would attack Brutus again.
Josh, Bill and Alex had gone hunting for them the day after the attack, but they lost the trail in some rocks on her back 40 acres.
When an attack was imminent, I called Brady and made him swear to take care of you.
It can't be an attack, for they are not moving; it can't be a square--for they are not drawn up for that.
The plan was based on the fact that the French line of operation was too extended, and it proposed that instead of, or concurrently with, action on the front to bar the advance of the French, we should attack their line of communication.
While I hadn't formulated in my mind how to tackle the problem, I resolved to attack it one on one and keep animosity at bay.
Until the attack was defended and defeated, Christmas mornings, autumn leaves, spring flowers and summer picnics were no more than passing dreams.
Talon was glaring at her, ready to attack, when the Black God launched them through the portal.
All the way to the hospital she kept rehashing the attack and their last moments together.
Deidre moved past him timidly, expecting him to attack her.
Immobilized, she waited with panicked dread for an attack like Sasha's.
To her surprise, the monster didn't leap up and attack him.
Kris and a few of his Immortals were surrounded in the middle of the park while demons darted from the forest to attack pockets of Immortals.
Had Napoleon not ridden out on the evening of the twenty-fourth to the Kolocha, and had he not then ordered an immediate attack on the redoubt but had begun the attack next morning, no one would have doubted that the Shevardino Redoubt was the left flank of our position, and the battle would have taken place where we expected it.
To a proposal made by General Campan (who was to attack the fleches) to lead his division through the woods, Napoleon agreed, though the so-called Duke of Elchingen (Ney) ventured to remark that a movement through the woods was dangerous and might disorder the division.
Yes, it was like a dream in which a man fancies that a ruffian is coming to attack him, and raises his arm to strike that ruffian a terrible blow which he knows should annihilate him, but then feels that his arm drops powerless and limp like a rag, and the horror of unavoidable destruction seizes him in his helplessness.
Be so good as to ride to General Barclay and inform him of my firm intention to attack the enemy tomorrow, said Kutuzov sternly.
Kutuzov's wish was to attack next day, and the whole army desired to do so.
Admitting the view of Barclay and others that a defensive battle at Fili was impossible, but imbued with Russian patriotism and the love of Moscow, he proposed to move troops from the right to the left flank during the night and attack the French right flank the following day.
In a third place a crowd of bees, crushing one another, attack some victim and fight and smother it, and the victim, enfeebled or killed, drops from above slowly and lightly as a feather, among the heap of corpses.
It was the unexpected realization of the fact that he still valued life as presented to him in the form of his love for Natasha, and a last, though ultimately vanquished, attack of terror before the unknown.
Bennigsen's note and the Cossack's information that the left flank of the French was unguarded were merely final indications that it was necessary to order an attack, and it was fixed for the fifth of October.
As often happens when someone we have trusted is no longer before our eyes, it suddenly seemed quite clear and obvious to him that the sergeant was an impostor, that he had lied, and that the whole Russian attack would be ruined by the absence of those two regiments, which he would lead away heaven only knew where.