While Howie, between his brain damage, operations and lengthy coma created a rare combination of mental soup, could we say with any certainty that his ability was absolutely unique to him?
It was a comforting combination of the symbols belonging to his adopted brothers: the sun worn by Damian, the White God, and the star worn by Jule, the expelled immortal and eastern hemisphere's commander.
Desire rose hot and fast in him, more so when he felt the cool tickle of her power, the combination of cool energy and warm skin making his blood race.
His skin was soft despite his strength, a combination the woman in her found appealing.
It was a dangerous combination, one that could make his stint as Black God very short, if they found a way to kill him.
He was naked from the waist up and sweaty, a combination that made her sit up and pay attention.
This time, there was a combination of distant pain and pleasure as he bit her that almost pierced the hazy dream.
The night was a blur in her mind, a combination of strange, fuzzy dreams about blood and tossing and turning from the horrible fever.
The Dean's private quarters, a sitting room-office combination and bedroom, were located in the rear.
Dean returned to Bird Song mid-morning, showered, and walked the three blocks to Diversions, a combination used book store, coffee shop, and local gathering place, on Sixth Street, a half block from Main.
She wasn't expecting his gentleness or the level of his interest in exploring her body, a combination that rendered her breathless before her clothes were off.
They were the kind of fangs a man fantasized about, not too large to cause damage but sharp enough to offer an exquisite combination of pleasure and pain if she nipped him.
She paused, the unfamiliar sensation a combination of adrenaline that made her blood quicken and electricity that made her skin tingle.
He just needed to find the right combination of factors that would allow him to withdraw the soul from her head without killing her.
They made their way unscathed through the dining room to their own little corner, where Toby.s favorite food combination of mac-n-cheese and French toast waited for him on the table.
She had the impression of extreme intelligence and extreme determination, a combination that awed and intimidated her.
She was tough but expressive, a combination he found odd but promising.
While the two maintained mutual respect, Jake Weller appeared unsettled in Dean's presence, a combination of insecurity over Dean's more extensive experience and memories of past encounters that had pushed the lawman into compromising situations.
These were the first three characters used on the first page of the notebook and the combination appeared with regularity throughout the book.
The bounty of New England's autumn surrounded them, and the sun reflected off the leaves as if it were playing with the tone, searching for the perfect combination of pigment.
And then you're such a strange combination of the past and present.
She was responsive, hungry and yielding, a combination that lit his blood on fire.
Brady made love to her with passion and tenderness, a combination that made her fall even harder for the side of him that had kept her company for weeks and protected her.
The demon lord, Darkyn, circled the shape-shifting demon, looking for any signs its true nature hadn't been completely screened by the combination of its own skill and the injections.
Her thoughts returned to Rhyn, and she recalled how he'd fought the last day they'd been on the Sanctuary. She'd never seen anything like it, a combination of power, agility and fire. He'd been willing to kill his only friend on her behalf, and the memory was both gratifying and sorrowful. He'd done it for her.
Resigned to the inquisition, he settled down in his chair with two cans of beer and a piece of apple pie, devouring the pie with a combination of guilt and gusto.
He had never felt such a blinding combination of fury and terror as he did in those few moments before she ran.
It was an overall combination of respect and interest.
Keaton was a strange combination... sometimes shy, sometimes bold.
Jessi grabbed Gerry's arm and slammed the front door behind them, marching through the hallway in a combination of disgust and envy.
She loved the combination of his passion and gentled strength.
To meet this combination Rudolph entered into alliance with Ladislaus IV.
The combination of the secondary waves which travel in the direction in question have this peculiarity: that the phases are no more distributed at random.
No government is involved in these organizations, which are instead driven by a combination of religious and civic motives.
Given so many different nutritional theories and viewpoints, most people base their own nutritional philosophies on a combination of two factors: personal experience and social/political worldview.
Neither the length of the word nor the combination of letters seems to make any difference to the child.
My brother knows him, he's dined with him--the present Emperor--more than once in Paris, and tells me he never met a more cunning or subtle diplomatist--you know, a combination of French adroitness and Italian play-acting!
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.