I was thinking even someone who doesn't fear death, fears something else.
Some things are meant to be, and death is natural for humans.
Long ago, before her death, when he'd had a family.
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.
She felt death within him, as she had with her cat Snickers after a car ran him over.
Death is the only definite, and so it's the first vision you see until you hone your skills.
It was the idea that I would never have one... the death of a dream, I guess.
In fact, until the death of her family, she rarely ever dreamed – or at least didn't remember them.
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.
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.
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.
"Kathleen was taken and I'm frightened to death for her," Martha reported.
Yet, he felt her death was not the answer.
The images in her mind were of a little boy dying in the street, of Jake's death, of the deaths of many others.
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.
Before his death, Pol Pot conceded that his regime certainly killed people, but ''to say that millions died is too much.''
The next two letters were written just after the death of Mr. John P. Spaulding.
I think only those who have escaped that death-in-life existence, from which Laura Bridgman was rescued, can realize how isolated, how shrouded in darkness, how cramped by its own impotence is a soul without thought or faith or hope.
Of late he had received so many new and very serious impressions--such as the retreat from Smolensk, his visit to Bald Hills, and the recent news of his father's death--and had experienced so many emotions, that for a long time past those memories had not entered his mind, and now that they did, they did not act on him with nearly their former strength.
When my aunt practically insisted he visit me, I was scared to death wondering what he knew or why he wanted to come.
"I'm scared to death," he said hesitantly.
During the interim we learned the sad news of the death of the Alabama Deputy Sheriff who was shot multiple times after stopping the kidnapper of eight year old Jennifer Morley.
While saddened by Jennie Lohr's death, we were elated with the capture of her abductor.
Did the press make the connection with her death and her position at the call center?
Is Brenda Washington's murder being investigated as tied to the death of Rupert Youngblood in California and the deputy sheriff in Alabama?
I didn't know, but it bothered me immeasurably. qqq I'm sure we all felt we were on some ludicrous death watch with Mrs. Abbott holding our future hostage with her tenuous cling to life.
We were concerned that his death might be a conduit to revealing the problem.
He's desperate to ask Martha about the details of Annie's death but she, Quinn and Claire haven't reported in.
You hear his body speak of the death in him?
She'd left town a year ago to get away from two heartbreaks: Papa's death and Aaron's unavailability, only for him to call out of the blue when she just so happened to be in town.
He reminded her of Jonny when her brother had learned of his father's death last summer.
(One of the prince's favorite occupations of late had been the preparation of some papers he meant to leave at his death and which he called his "will.")
Occasionally amid these memories temptations of the devil would surge into her imagination: thoughts of how things would be after his death, and how her new, liberated life would be ordered.
"And I was wishing for his death!" thought Princess Mary.
She thought he was speaking of Russia, or Prince Andrew, of herself, of his grandson, or of his own death, and so she could not guess his words.
On the fifteenth, the day of the old prince's death, the Marshal had insisted on Princess Mary's leaving at once, as it was becoming dangerous.
She lay on the sofa with her face to the wall, fingering the buttons of the leather cushion and seeing nothing but that cushion, and her confused thoughts were centered on one subject--the irrevocability of death and her own spiritual baseness, which she had not suspected, but which had shown itself during her father's illness.
"Besides, is it for me, for me who desired his death, to condemn anyone?" she thought.
The demands of life, which had seemed to her annihilated by her father's death, all at once rose before her with a new, previously unknown force and took possession of her.
With mournful pleasure she now lingered over these images, repelling with horror only the last one, the picture of his death, which she felt she could not contemplate even in imagination at this still and mystic hour of night.
"I received news of his death, yesterday," replied Prince Andrew abruptly.
Prince Andrew told Kutuzov all he knew of his father's death, and what he had seen at Bald Hills when he passed through it.