"Sirian, cease!" she ordered.
We must cease raving if we are sons of our Fatherland!
A father could go only so far with things like that until the son would cease to listen.
It's been quiet due to the cease-fire called by the Council, he explained.
Daylight brought the sounds of gunfire and rockets on top of the mountain that didn't cease even when night fell again.
So let us cease this talk of skull crushing and converse upon more pleasant subjects.
If he is an honorable man he should either declare his intentions or cease seeing you; and if you won't do this, I will.
On promising to cease from molesting Phineus, their lives were spared.
At dinner the conversation did not cease for a moment and seemed to consist of the contents of a book of funny anecdotes.
She squeezed her eyes shut and prayed that romantic thoughts would cease to invade her newfound paradise.
"Now that I am a deputy, I will cease to be an agitator," he said.
On the expiration of his term Van Buren retired to his estate at Kinderhook, but he did not withdraw from politics or cease to be a figure of national importance.
His looks thanked her for offering him his freedom and told her that one way or another he would never cease to love her, for that would be impossible.
He took in everything, noting the enemies had begun to encroach upon the neutral territory agreed upon in the cease-fire.
In these years the fear came many times to Miss Sullivan lest the success of the child was to cease with childhood.
This people must cease to hold slaves, and to make war on Mexico, though it cost them their existence as a people.
It was deemed best, however, to cease litigation and to leave matters as they were.
Mysticism did not cease within the Catholic Church at the Reformation.
The roar of guns, the whistling of projectiles, and the piteous moaning of the cook, which rose above the other sounds, did not cease for a moment.
The attacks on Origen, which had begun in his lifetime, did not cease for centuries, and only subsided during the time of the fierce Arian controversy.
"It may seem a paradox," he wrote, "but it is true that the only way for protecting our subjects is to help them to cease to be our subjects."
No real attempt has ever been made to observe the decree, and indeed observance has been impossible seeing the dangers which never cease to menace the empire.
The grapes which are attacked cease to grow, turn brown or white, and ultimately dry up and fall off.
I had no difficulty in making it clear to her that if plants and animals didn't produce offspring after their kind, they would cease to exist, and everything in the world would soon die.
Hastings's public career will probably never cease to be a subject of controversy.
If the first paroxysm should not cease within the twenty-four hours, the fever is not reckoned as an intermittent, but as a remittent.
The functions of the thymus gland begin to cease after the second year from birth.
She did not cease chattering good-naturedly and gaily, continually praising Natasha's beauty.
"The cease-fire must make it easier to travel," she observed, recalling the enemy positions around the spacecraft launch sites.