It was one thing to offer her body, but her heart, her soul … he would take all of her, consume her completely, irrevocably.
She was his only relief, and the visions threatened to consume her.
Grief threatened to consume them, and there would be no reprieve from their anguish.
They sat that way for a long time, silently watching the evening shadows grow long and then consume the sky.
She'd never experienced yearning like this, so strong it threatened to consume her.
" Many anxious and solitary days," says Gibbon, " did she consume with patient trial of every mode of relief and amusement.
The cordage works are among the largest in the world, and consume immense quantities of sisal fibre imported from Mexico and manila from the Philippine Islands; binder-twine for binding wheat is one of the principal products.
Cotton seed meal, in the absence of sufficient stock to consume it, is also used extensively as a fertilizer, and for this purpose it is worth, determining the price on the same basis as used above for the seed, from $19 to $20 per ton.
Their chief food is grass and seeds, but they also consume roots.
The increased demand for manufactured articles will stimulate industrial production, while wider home markets and the trade of Asia will consume the larger food supplies and effectually prevent Western competition with Eastern agriculture.
It was this, that the souls of men transmigrated into animals, so that if you ate these, you might consume your own kind, cannibal-wise.
It is nowhere said that these various imports all came from one place; and the voyages must have been somewhat analogous to those of modern " coasting tramps," which would necessarily consume a considerable time over comparatively short journeys.
At this point the armistice suspended operations, but Shukri Pasha was not authorized by its terms to revictual his garrison and the defenders continued therefore to consume their resources.
Well, that tells us something new about ourselves—in fact, a lot of things: the kinds of information we want to share, the kinds of information we want to consume, and the immediacy with which we want it all to occur.
If you are able to consume more energy, you can do more work and therefore create more.
Because of this excess energy we consume, we can essentially do one hundred times what we could do without it.
How many exajoules of energy does all of humanity consume each year?