The voice and words belonged to Josh, and yet he had been dead for more than two years.
He moaned, as if she were beating a dead horse.
The battery might be dead or the fall might have broken it.
His observance was not only dead-on, it was disturbing.
If he hadn't come along, she'd probably be dead, and yet, he had done nothing to assist after Allen left.
If you throw one more dead animal at my feet, I'm going to beat you over the head with it.
Her gaze stopped on the dead Indian and her stomach lurched.
If he isn't blind or dead, I'm sure he's noticed.
She's dead; murdered, and I feel terrible about it.
If he's dead set on questioning relatives, he can do it by phone.
If I thought sermonizing would wear out Willard for my questions, I was dead wrong.
We'll meet soon, brother, his long-dead sister had told him right before he awoke.
To be reminded first by a woman who should be dead and again by a Healer of some sort … He shook out his shoulders and nudged his XO awake, not wanting to deal with the thoughts.
In a few days, he'd be dead, and food wouldn't matter.
She owed it to the dead to attend one Guardian's wake.
The same part of her that recoiled at draining dead men's magic also understood one truth: she was no match for her father, if he decided to bury her with them.
His guards lay dead in the hallway before his door, and she leapt over their bodies, shoving the door to his apartments open.
Her phone began to ring again as she slid into a dead faint.
The instincts of the newly minted spy were dead on.
He couldn't Travel with a dead body; the White God's magic only worked on living things.
Everything's dead, up there--no flesh or blood or growing thing anywhere.
"They are probably keeping us for some ceremony," the Wizard answered, reflectively; "but there is no doubt they intend to kill us as dead as possible in a short time."
"As dead as poss'ble would be pretty dead, wouldn't it?" asked Dorothy.
Mass extinction, deforestation, dead zones in oceans, and on and on and on.
War, poverty, misery, and nearly one hundred million people dead came from what essentially was a single wrong turn.
Every dead soldier has a face, a story, and a bereaved family.
She has felt dead squirrels and rabbits and other wild animals, and is anxious to see a "walk-squirrel," which interpreted, means, I think, a "live squirrel."
Since this occurrence, I have used the word DEAD whenever occasion required, but with no further explanation of its meaning.
When told of the instance in which Jesus raised the dead, she was much perplexed, saying, "I did not know life could come back into the dead body!"
Any prospect of awakening or coming to life to a dead man makes indifferent all times and places.
The amount of it is, if a man is alive, there is always danger that he may die, though the danger must be allowed to be less in proportion as he is dead-and-alive to begin with.
He thought that it might have been a dead tree on the shore, but was finally blown over into the pond, and after the top had become water-logged, while the butt-end was still dry and light, had drifted out and sunk wrong end up.
Again, as at the Enns bridge, there was nothing between the squadron and the enemy, and again that terrible dividing line of uncertainty and fear--resembling the line separating the living from the dead--lay between them.
Among the limbers lay several dead men.
He was placed on "Matvevna," the gun from which they had removed the dead officer.