Darian glanced at Xander, a look of warning or challenge in his gaze.
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.
Knowing him to be an only son, to challenge him and shoot so straight!
"That's the challenge," Penny answered.
Battle erupted to the north, and the hidden Dierdirien warriors erupted from the forest to challenge Memon's allies.
"She's on the move," he said, anger settling in his blood as he realized his newest challenge was going to be much more than he bargained for.
I challenge you! he ejaculated, and, pushing back his chair, he rose from the table.
"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.
"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?
A few close calls made it more of a challenge, as Claire bounced back to avoid Jenn's strategic strikes.
She held his gaze in silent challenge a moment longer before dropping back and stretching out once more.
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.
Our challenge is to learn how to choose the plowshares, not to abandon metallurgy.
Both generals are angry, and the result is a challenge on Buxhowden's part and an epileptic fit on Bennigsen's.
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.
As quickly as the computer tossed a challenge before her, she countered and matched it.
She didn't think he knew, but Xander loved the challenge of discovering other people's secrets.
He discovered their whereabouts when he hand-delivered the first round of trainees – minus a few pints of blood – who were stupid enough to challenge him instead of backing off like the experienced Guardians did.
Demons loved a challenge and a fight.
A surrender from someone like this was the kind of challenge he needed.
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.
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.
The death dealer didn't challenge her, instead melting back into the forest shadows.