The battle was lost.
"Battle is what we do," he answered then looked at her.
The night's battle lit up her thoughts, and what she saw made her gasp.
Battle made him ruthless; Hell made him shrewd.
Another million people were lost in the Battle of Verdun.
"A battle is only truly won when the opponent believes he's been beaten," he said.
Across the room, Darian shifted closer to the battle, one hand rubbing the back of his head.
I bet the Watchers were counting on manipulating the only creature in the mortal realm that can battle an Other on earth.
A'Ran gazed at her, assessing the battle before him.
The second battle he would leave to his sisters: teaching his lifemate how to behave according to dhjan standards.
It was evident that their battle-cry was "Conquer or die."
A long time ago, there was a battle so horrible it threatened to destroy the whole universe.
The battle had been raging for some time.
(Of course, when a king proves himself through battle, he is not risking his life but the lives of thousands of his subjects.
You may die in your bed or God may spare you in a battle, replied Marya Dmitrievna's deep voice, which easily carried the whole length of the table.
Their eyes met for a moment... piercing blue eyes meeting startled green eyes in a battle of nerve.
They waged a silent battle, and Bianca opened her eyes, praying with everything she was worth that the small woman-- whoever she was-- would win.
If Darian can't return her, I'll bring her back after the battle is over.
They want me back in the immortal realm to help them battle the Others.
He went from battle to the halls of Hell to a horse, leading a rebellion of the demon army across the mortal plane.
She watched the battle with the Dark One – the one Darkyn lost – and saw him banished to the bowels of Hell.
Darkyn spent much of his lifetime in battle, she noted.
Their turf wars and battle against the Dark One --and now Sasha --had stirred up some of the bloodiest wars in mankind's history.
She ran hard and left the sounds of the battle behind her, her thoughts on Rhyn and nothing else.
Confusion and rage blinded him, and he threw himself into the battle, not noticing the nicks and bruises his opponents inflicted upon him.
They split before the demon battle, and Rhyn rounded up all the brothers.
Horrified, Katie watched the battle from her dreams as it began.
He expected the news and turned away from the wall displaying his woman to the wall displaying his battle plans.
Yes. We must warn our battle commanders about the possibility of war with Qatwal.
"Shoe him quickly, for the king wishes to ride him to battle," said the groom who had brought him.
Two examples: the Battle of New Orleans, fought after the treaty ending the War of 1812 was signed; and the Battle of Palmito Ranch, fought a month after the Civil War ended.
"How do the battle plans come?" he asked without removing his eyes from his lifemate.
Ne'Rin didn't have the mind for battle planning, another reason A'Ran hesitated to assume the worst about him.
To the Council and to the Anshan battle commanders.
She repeated the phrase over and over, searching for another meaning.
She left the sounds of the battle behind her, her thoughts on Rhyn and nothing else.
He dropped to his knees, unable to battle both influences for his balance.
He turned away from them, his gaze going upward and peering through the skylight in his spacious battle command center.
Any bleed over of their battle into the mortal world was unacceptable.
"Andre lost that battle when Sasha defected and Rhyn went to Hell," Kiki stated.
If this had been a pre-Katie battle, he.d have wiped out the state.
In historical works on the year 1812 French writers are very fond of saying that Napoleon felt the danger of extending his line, that he sought a battle and that his marshals advised him to stop at Smolensk, and of making similar statements to show that the danger of the campaign was even then understood.