I like a challenge once in a while.
For the first time in her life, she thought she'd found someone she wasn't sure she could challenge without losing herself in the game.
However, when his father asked if he was ready for a greater challenge he declined.
She wiped her eyes before turning to face whatever new challenge Damian brought with him.
We had no right to challenge his choices in spite of our lives being tied to his as tightly as a water-logged knot.
At least the challenge and its terms were almost fair.
Too afraid to challenge him, she watched him destroy everything.
Taking two prizes is a challenge but the ultimate reward will be worth the aggravation!
There was challenge and defiance in her gaze.
"Darian's not crazy enough to challenge an Other," Damian said.
Dwindling supplies made surviving the day enough of a challenge without scaling a mountain at night.
He wanted challenge everywhere but here.
Rather than submit to her unspoken challenge, he took the horse's reins and led the exhausted beast inside the fortress.
He still had the challenge of the mortal world to knock out.
Taran stayed the sudden urge to challenge Sirian to a round.
Now, to address the challenge of getting there.
The Englishman nodded, but gave no indication whether he intended to accept this challenge or not.
Prince Andrew did not think it proper to write and challenge Kuragin.
Naw. Nobody bothered to challenge anyone.
They would take each challenge and know the joy and pride of working through it together.
The playful challenge in her gaze stirred his competitive edge, the one that didn't lose and hated being out of control.
Darian glanced at Xander, a look of warning or challenge in his gaze.
Our challenge is to learn how to choose the plowshares, not to abandon metallurgy.
In my experience, people who challenge themselves and strive for goals are happier and healthier than those who don't.
Knowing him to be an only son, to challenge him and shoot so straight!
He couldn't shake the sense he'd reached the first challenge in his life he didn't know how to handle.
"That's the challenge," Penny answered.
Jackson ran his fingers through her hair, reflecting on the day and the new challenge they faced with her pack.
She was enjoying the challenge and their repartee.
She held his gaze in silent challenge a moment longer before dropping back and stretching out once more.
He had after the siege of Miletus disbanded the GraecoMacedonian fleet, surrendering for the time all attempts of Alex- to challenge the command of the Aegean.
She looked ready to challenge Darkyn.
One eyebrow rose in challenge, and her jaw clenched.
You use to meet a challenge head on.
No one normal would challenge an Other.
Instead, however, of proceeding with the work of practical legislation, accepting the Instrument of Government without challenge as the basis of its authority, the parliament immediately began to discuss and find fault with the constitution and to debate about "Fundamentals."
In the end, our fundamental challenge is to become better individuals, and technology offers little help on that front; it is up to each one of us to solve that for ourselves.
Both generals are angry, and the result is a challenge on Buxhowden's part and an epileptic fit on Bennigsen's.
More of a challenge nowadays.
In spite of the protective gear worn, the challenge definitely excluded the weak of heart, and, in Dean's estimation, the strong of brain.
Hell toughened him up, yet this was one challenge he couldn.t figure out.
"What do you think of it?" he asked, avoiding the direct challenge in her gaze.
If that pansy Ryland can ice climb, it can't be much of a challenge now can it?
"Don't talk Russian," said Dolokhov in a hurried whisper, and at that very moment they heard through the darkness the challenge: "Qui vive?" * and the click of a musket.
The trail was not difficult by cross-country standards—just enough of a challenge to stir the blood and quicken the breath.
A few close calls made it more of a challenge, as Claire bounced back to avoid Jenn's strategic strikes.
Which meant – whatever her intentions were – she was a new kind of challenge, and Xander found himself intrigued.
A sovereign should not be with the army unless he is a general! said Napoleon, evidently uttering these words as a direct challenge to the Emperor.
No one will challenge Death to kill her.
You can challenge me and pay the consequences.
You'll not face anyone willing to challenge you for him, ikir, I assure you, though there may be some left who might help him.
While safety is closely monitored, the challenge is not for the untrained or naive.
The death dealer didn't challenge her, instead melting back into the forest shadows.
As quickly as the computer tossed a challenge before her, she countered and matched it.
Battle erupted to the north, and the hidden Dierdirien warriors erupted from the forest to challenge Memon's allies.
She didn't think he knew, but Xander loved the challenge of discovering other people's secrets.
I challenge you! he ejaculated, and, pushing back his chair, he rose from the table.
If we thought Howie was upset over the Youngblood matter, it was arsenic versus ice cream compared to how enraged he was over a challenge to his ability.
Should he go to headquarters next day and challenge that affected adjutant, or really let the matter drop, was the question that worried him all the way.
A surrender from someone like this was the kind of challenge he needed.
The Pisans took up the challenge, and Musat was driven out of Cagliari with the help of the Genoese in 1022 for the third time.