Their eyes met for a moment... piercing blue eyes meeting startled green eyes in a battle of nerve.
He was reputed to have kept a cool head during battle and wasn't easily intimidated.
The chief tells me there was a battle west of here.
Across the room, Darian shifted closer to the battle, one hand rubbing the back of his head.
The battle over humanity was about to get even more brutal.
They want me back in the immortal realm to help them battle the Others.
I bet the Watchers were counting on manipulating the only creature in the mortal realm that can battle an Other on earth.
"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.
"A battle is only truly won when the opponent believes he's been beaten," he said.
Battle made him ruthless; Hell made him shrewd.
Her greatest warrior, Gabriel had experienced his fair share of battle wounds.
One such as me would view that relationship – and my mate – as a battle to be won.
Controlling a deity would bring incredible power to the demon lord at a time when Rhyn was struggling to battle demons already.
Their turf wars and battle against the Dark One --and now Sasha --had stirred up some of the bloodiest wars in mankind's history.
Confusion and rage blinded him, and he threw himself into the battle, not noticing the nicks and bruises his opponents inflicted upon him.
She found herself ascending the servants. stairwell at a run, in case the Ully-demon was still stalking her, until she reached her floor, which appeared blessedly free of any signs of battle and death.
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.
They tired Jim and Eureka out, and although the field of battle was thickly covered with mashed and disabled Mangaboos, our animal friends had to give up at last and allow themselves to be driven to the mountain.
Our Champion told me that when he shouted his battle-cry the creatures shuddered and drew back, hesitating to continue the combat.
The battle was lost.
He had fought a battle with his enemies, the English.
(Of course, when a king proves himself through battle, he is not risking his life but the lives of thousands of his subjects.
Another million people were lost in the Battle of Verdun.
The "Iliad" tells of almost nothing but war, and one sometimes wearies of the clash of spears and the din of battle; but the "Odyssey" tells of nobler courage--the courage of a soul sore tried, but steadfast to the end.
I shall never forget how the fury of battle throbbed in my veins--it seemed as if the tumultuous beating of my heart would stop my breath.
It was the only battle which I have ever witnessed, the only battle-field I ever trod while the battle was raging; internecine war; the red republicans on the one hand, and the black imperialists on the other.
It was evident that their battle-cry was "Conquer or die."
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.
Prince Andrew during the battle had been in attendance on the Austrian General Schmidt, who was killed in the action.