The blood ensnared her senses at once, compelling her attention to the maroon droplets.
Deities did not summon formerly dead-dead Immortals to them without a compelling reason.
The air felt a little heavier around her as he spoke, compelling her attention to him.
Jessi gazed up at him, overwhelmed by the compelling aura around him, without understanding it.
In the prolonged discussions regarding the Bill of Indemnity he was instrumental in saving the life of Haselrig, and opposed the clause compelling all officers who had served under Cromwell to refund their salaries, he himself never having had any.
He opposed the compelling of Protestant Nonconformists to take the oath required of Roman Catholics.
The constables of these castles had adopted the custom of compelling these landholders to give money and not service, mercenaries being then hired to perform this.
He acted in the same spirit a few months later, when (about July 1839), understanding that the authorities intended to prevent the despatch of emigrants to New Zealand, he hurried them off on his own responsibility, thus compelling the government to annex the country just in time to anticipate a similar step on the part of France.
They issued from the land of Barsilia, and extended their rule over the Bulgarian hordes left masterless by the Turks, compelling the more stubborn to migrate to the Danube (641).
In concluding treaties with the vassal princes since 1905, the Dutch have kept in view the necessity of compelling them properly to administer the revenues of their states, which some of them formerly squandered in their personal uses.
The tide of war, however, once more turned in the defeat of Lee's invading army at South Mountain and Antietam in Maryland on the r4th and on the 6th and 17th of September, compelling him to retreat.
In spite of his vast schemes of reform and the clat of his isinalls Europeanizing innovations, his oriental extravagance led to bankruptcy, and his reign is historically important simply for its compelling European intervention in the internal affairs of Egypt.
Depending on function, robots can come in all shapes and sizes, and I see no compelling reason to make them like humans.
Again, this is because without compelling, widely accepted facts, we use things we've learned from other parts of our lives to make our decisions.
War disrupts this, and people will have little patience for it if there is not an extremely compelling reason for it.
Finally I succeeded in getting her back in her chair again, and held the spoon in her hand, compelling her to take up the food with it and put it in her mouth.