(3) However accessible may be the chain of causation of any action, we shall never know the whole chain since it is endless, and so again we never reach absolute inevitability.
She was plotting her return with a chain of events that ended with the human that bore her likeness being turned over to Darkyn.
In 1886 he became proprietor of the San Francisco Examiner, the first of a long chain of papers to come under his control.
She took in his wounds again, unable to fathom why her father would chain him to the wall in their wine cellar.
Kris produced a key chain from his pocket and unlocked the five locks before pulling the heavy door open.
The mines will chain-detonate.
"We're twins, now, though I think you liked your family," Rhyn said and pulled free an emerald on a chain around his neck.
She'd almost managed to return to the zone when Darian gripped the chain at the top of the punching bag, stabilizing it before her and disrupting the swaying rhythm.
Malta and Gozo are the only islands of the Mediterranean which can be associated with this section, and, per contra, the mountain chain of north-west Africa belongs to Eurasia.
Lohengrin's guide (the swan) was originally the little brother who, in one version of "the Seven Swans," was compelled through the destruction of his golden chain to remain in swan form and attached himself to the fortunes of one of his brothers.
If he were to be here, the chain of events set to occur would change, and not for the better, the Watcher interjected.
In the box was a small, simple necklace of a bronze chain and faded bronze coin.
The recent chain of events made it impossible for her to deny something serious was going on, and she was somehow involved.
I'm still not certain it'll work, but that chain of events is in motion.
The chain-of-events had unfolded the way she planned, except that Gabriel didn't fall into her lap, and she had lost all her power in the process.
Deidre sobbed, suddenly wishing she could go back and change whatever it was she did to start this chain of events.
Right now, I can't trust you to set up what I'd call healthy chain of events.
He opened the top drawer and withdrew a key chain with a couple of keys and a tag.
The deity you were in a past life started the chain of events that put us here by breaking laws from the time-before-time.
In Sasha's zoo, he was at the bottom of the food chain of the otherworldly collection of creatures.
Jake was led forward by his attorney, a newcomer, a dapper little man resplendent in vest, patent leather shoes and a gold watch chain, all topped off by a condescending smile that seemed to say, "Look out, rubes, I'm going to spring this poor victim before you finish administrating the oath."
For one wild, glad moment we snapped the chain that binds us to earth, and joining hands with the winds we felt ourselves divine!
I have said that Walden has no visible inlet nor outlet, but it is on the one hand distantly and indirectly related to Flint's Pond, which is more elevated, by a chain of small ponds coming from that quarter, and on the other directly and manifestly to Concord River, which is lower, by a similar chain of ponds through which in some other geological period it may have flowed, and by a little digging, which God forbid, it can be made to flow thither again.
Three others were romping with a young bear, one pulling him by the chain and trying to set him at the others.
Unlike the others dressed for a white tie event, he was dressed in leather pants with a tight black Pearl Jam T-shirt, his hair braided, a chain from his spiked belt to his wallet, and heavy black boots.
He lifted the chain, kiri's chain, and looked at the identical marks, struck by the idea that he somehow belonged to the same world they did.
When you ignored my second summons, you forced me to make a choice and start off a new chain of events.
Chain of events, my friend.
I set up the chain of events millennia ago and knew if I could push her enough in one direction, she'd go peacefully over the edge, he said.
With a ring in my nose and a ball and chain on my ankle, no doubt.
The Sycamore tree that had fallen on it had been removed by Josh, Bill, Alex and Mr. Reynolds using a chain saw and good old-fashioned elbow grease.
We know the line of this frontier which ran from the Main across the upland Odenwald to the upper waters of the Neckar and was defended by a chain of forts.