Darian watched the confused Grey God leave, never imagining he'd deal daily with this type of drama in addition to managing the battles against the vamps in the western hemisphere.
Damian sat in his office before the computer, glancing between the instant messaging boxes popping up on one computer screen and the geospatial depiction of the past hundred years' worth of battles between his Guardians and the Black God's vamps on another screen.
"You've got a rat," he said, reviewing the past hundred years of battles depicted on the map.
If he was half as creative at torturing people and planning his battles as he was in bed, he was more than capable of doing it.
I feel like I'm winning my battles but losing the war.
"I won my battles, without being kicked out of my domain," the demon growled.
You win your battles or they destroy you!
Pick your battles, Gabe.
The battles were silent, the swords clashing without the clang of steel she expected to hear.
When dhjan A'Ran calls for battles, we leave the moon and go to Anshan, where we have a small base.
A'Ran returned his attention to the battles twirling before him on the planner.
We haven't seen any civilians in two days, though we've had some fierce battles with some sort of insurgency.
"You can manage battles from a distance," Tim replied.
His attention - -traditionally reserved for the army and its battles - -had shifted to her until he monitored everything she did.
Battles raged atop the walls, on the narrow stairways, at the base of the walls.
The battles inside and outside the walls raged throughout the night, quieting only at dawn, when sunlight illuminated the destruction.
He served against Chmielnicki and the Cossacks and was present at the battles of Beresteczko (1651) and Batoka (1652), but was one of the first to desert his unhappy country when invaded by the Swedes in 1654, and actually assisted them to conquer the Prussian provinces in 1655.
Returning to Montevideo, he formed the Italian Legion, with which he won the battles of Cerro and Sant' Antonio in the spring of 1846, and assured the freedom of Uruguay.
Its walls and ceiling were painted by Sir James Thornhill with various emblematic devices, and it is hung with portraits of the most distinguished admirals and paintings of the chief naval battles of England.
There was much fighting; and several great battles took place between the British and the Americans.
Our battles with diseases go as far back into history as we can see.
History is full of wars started over misunderstandings, wars that could easily have been averted, and battles fought after hostilities were to have been ended by treaty.
In World War II, even more battles had a million casualties each.
I suppose I shall have many such battles with the little woman before she learns the only two essential things I can teach her, obedience and love.
She replied, "I think it means that the brave Britons were not discouraged because the Romans had won so many battles, and they wished all the more to drive them away."
Kirby and Spence tell us that the battles of ants have long been celebrated and the date of them recorded, though they say that Huber is the only modern author who appears to have witnessed them.
If he had lived I should have made him fight his battles over again.
Did he say when the battles are to begin?
"On the contrary," he said, in a querulous and angry tone that contrasted with his flattering words, "on the contrary, your excellency's participation in the common action is highly valued by His Majesty; but we think the present delay is depriving the splendid Russian troops and their commander of the laurels they have been accustomed to win in their battles," he concluded his evidently prearranged sentence.
There was no one to hew down (as he had always imagined battles to himself), nor could he help to fire the bridge because he had not brought any burning straw with him like the other soldiers.