She braced herself for the resentful looks.
The door opened, and she braced herself.
She squinted through her fingers and braced herself against one wall to counter the effects the drugs had on her equilibrium as she moved down the long hallway.
He braced himself to tell her thanks for the night and farewell.
With a deep breath, she stepped through and braced herself to fall.
Xander braced himself, waiting for the rejection he knew would come.
Taran braced himself and opened his eyes.
We braced our ladder against the wall and played a game of numbers to see who would the first to climb.
She braced herself for him to turn into Talon and hurt her.
She braced herself and reached out to him.
Dusty braced himself and turned to face the grandfatherly figure with a smile and emerald eyes standing in the corner.
She braced herself to face him nonetheless.
She closed her eyes and braced herself for another.
She braced herself, expecting to feel some sort of rush of energy, like she did when she touched Jule.
She braced herself and pulled his power into her, struggling to control it while panic rose.
She braced herself for a flood of his power, but it didn't come.
She braced herself for the answer.
He braced it for her, watching.
She ducked her head and braced herself as he reached for her again.
She braced herself and placed her palm against his.
She braced herself and touched him.
She turned to see his gaze on the ground, his body braced as if for a blow.
She braced herself against the memories running through his head and the confusion as he tried to figure out where he was.
Deidre braced herself for his violent reaction or words.
Deidre braced herself, hoping not to feel the warm energy of his magic.
He braced his arms on either side of her.
A familiar warmth stirred within her, and she braced herself before opening her eyes.
Deidre braced her hands against his chest, tunnel-vision forming.
She braced herself and opened her eyes.
She feared asking more and braced herself when it took one foot in its hand.
She braced herself for the blows before recalling he'd never struck her full force.
She braced herself for the blow.
With a sigh, Jessi gripped his and braced herself.
When Xander moved closer once more, she braced herself but stayed still.
Jessi braced herself against the counter, not certain she was able to stand on her own.
She braced herself, expecting pain when it reached her injury.
She leaned back to read his expression and his hand gently braced her back.
Rissa was braced in the saddle as if expecting attackers at any moment.
She braced herself against the door of the cage.
She focused hard on the image of Bianca and braced herself for Jonny's fiery touch.
She pulled on her knit hat and braced her bag of weapons between her body and the window before lying down on her back.
She braced herself for their reaction.