He'd served as Damian's executioner for thousands of years, a position he found fitting for his general dislike of the human capacity for evil.
Despite the pub's standing room only capacity, the table next to her booth was empty.
Immortals and deities didn't have the capacity to care for others.
You've got no official capacity here, Mr. Dean.
Had his actions truly set her on this path to end up as the plaything of a creature with no capacity for mercy?
A diplomat by nature, he had long served in the peacekeeping capacity among his brothers, before he was rendered dead-dead seven months before.
You didn't have the capacity to care.
"The Lake's at capacity," he replied.
Bird Song was now officially at full capacity and would remain so for the next few days.
The only representative of officialdom remaining on premises, in even a semi-official capacity, was Sheriff Jake Weller.
She stretched to capacity and gripped the edge of the bowl.
In what capacity would he be there for her?
You and I have no capacity for such a thing, but we will learn.
You don't have the capacity to care.
The way he touched, teased and made love to her showed her his capacity for depth of emotion and the type of tenderness she didn't expect from a vampire.
Nor are we able to start our philosophical investigations by an inquiry into the nature of human thought and its capacity to attain an objective knowledge, as in this case we would be actually using that instrument the usefulness of which we were trying to determine.
In his capacity of archbishop, Chicheley remained what he had always been chiefly, the lawyer and diplomatist.
Energy is the capacity for doing work.
When human problems no longer are bound by the capacity and speed of our brains and the slow passage of time but instead are addressed at the speed of the fastest processors, change will be swift and profound.
If you like having sore muscles at the end of a day or working a job that requires little of your mental capacity so you can contemplate Nietzsche, hey, more power to you.
If people were permanently obsessed with food, all individual thought, all capacity to argue, even people's sex drive, would disappear.
It seems to me that there is in each of us a capacity to comprehend the impressions and emotions which have been experienced by mankind from the beginning.
This inherited capacity is a sort of sixth sense--a soul-sense which sees, hears, feels, all in one.
It is not the word, but the capacity to experience the sensation that counts in his education.
They give me a new sense of the variety and capacity of that nature which is our common dwelling.
Others have gone down from the village with a "fifty-six" and a wagon load of inch rope, but yet have failed to find any bottom; for while the "fifty-six" was resting by the way, they were paying out the rope in the vain attempt to fathom their truly immeasurable capacity for marvellousness.
In globe, glb, the guttural g adds to the meaning the capacity of the throat.
And if Pierre was often struck by Andrew's lack of capacity for philosophical meditation (to which he himself was particularly addicted), he regarded even this not as a defect but as a sign of strength.
After his illness he looked rather thinner that day than on the field of Olmutz where Bolkonski had seen him for the first time abroad, but there was still the same bewitching combination of majesty and mildness in his fine gray eyes, and on his delicate lips the same capacity for varying expression and the same prevalent appearance of goodhearted innocent youth.
Some discussed the position that had been chosen, criticizing not the position itself so much as the mental capacity of those who had chosen it.