It was the idea that I would never have one... the death of a dream, I guess.
Had he been blaming Señor Medena for the death of his Dad?
Now, go take your shower before you catch your death of cold.
In fact, until the death of her family, she rarely ever dreamed – or at least didn't remember them.
You've only been strangled nearly to death and gone through a terrible scare.
Nobody wanted this to happen, but don't let his death be a complete loss.
It must have nearly scared you to death when I started flirting with you.
I was scared to death I couldn't... get back!
When my aunt practically insisted he visit me, I was scared to death wondering what he knew or why he wanted to come.
"Kathleen was taken and I'm frightened to death for her," Martha reported.
Some things are meant to be, and death is natural for humans.
"Sometimes, death and evil are necessary," she told him.
Long ago, before her death, when he'd had a family.
"What mortal doesn't fear death?" the Watcher asked, his brow furrowing.
Yet, he felt her death was not the answer.
I was thinking even someone who doesn't fear death, fears something else.
A man's face, a woman in the hospital on her death bed, their children surrounding them.
The images in her mind were of a little boy dying in the street, of Jake's death, of the deaths of many others.
Death is the only definite, and so it's the first vision you see until you hone your skills.
The worst thing was their terror of reaching the bottom of this great crack in the earth, and the natural fear that sudden death was about to overtake them at any moment.
He won't need to destroy ME, for if I don't get something to eat pretty soon I shall starve to death, and so save him the trouble.
All of them expected nothing less than instant death; but to their surprise the wooden creatures flew into the air with them and bore them far away, over miles and miles of wooden country, until they came to a wooden city.
The poet bowed his head and obeyed: "But when the hour of death comes, O my caliph, then alas! thou wilt learn that all thy delights were but a shadow."
I would love to write about how all the time that drivers waste driving will be returned to them to spend however they like and how there will never be another traffic death, another DWI, or another driver who falls asleep at the wheel.
After the death of Gracchus, a conservative government under Sulla withdrew the subsidy, but shortly afterward, in a period of great unrest, restored it, and two hundred thousand persons stood in line.
Keep this in mind because we will return to it: In the modern age, people starve to death not because they have no food but because they have no money.
Before I left New York, these bright days were darkened by the greatest sorrow that I have ever borne, except the death of my father.
I do try not to mourn his death too sadly.
The next two letters were written just after the death of Mr. John P. Spaulding.
The animal heat is the result of a slow combustion, and disease and death take place when this is too rapid; or for want of fuel, or from some defect in the draught, the fire goes out.
Many a man is harassed to death to pay the rent of a larger and more luxurious box who would not have frozen to death in such a box as this.
I know one or two families, at least, in this town, who, for nearly a generation, have been wishing to sell their houses in the outskirts and move into the village, but have not been able to accomplish it, and only death will set them free.
The twitching increased, the handsome mouth was drawn to one side (only now did Pierre realize how near death his father was), and from that distorted mouth issued an indistinct, hoarse sound.
All will end in death, all!
Death is awful... and he burst into tears.