I don't have to defend myself against Alex.
Strange he would want to defend Howard after he had tried to dig up information on him.
No. But if I were trying to defend my honor, you'd be the one I would choose to take up there.
You defend him because you work for him and you're a loyal employee, but I'll bet you've wondered why he's so unresponsive.
Dusty waited for Bianca to defend him, so he could tear into someone, anyone.
Why should I not defend myself?
Pierre will defend you well.
But, if an Immortal or human or deity corners you, and you aren't able to summon me, you need to know how to defend yourself, Darkyn started.
The human senses that made her gasp at the colors of spring flowers were also ill-made to defend them against Immortals and deities.
The others…she wondered if Lankha could defend her.
Katie whipped around the breakfast bar, eyes roving the kitchen for the knife block or something with which to defend herself.
No nishani in his bloodline had learned to defend herself or been exiled from her planet.
"I'm not sure I don't like it better when you go off half-cocked on your own and don't involve me," he muttered, but he agreed to pay a call on Edith Shipton, suggesting she put on gloves and defend herself.
I'm not going to even try to defend what you just saw, but I never cheated on you.
She'd been learning how to defend herself and watching how his people operated for a few days before the accident.
He's not here to defend himself from whatever you say about him.
She started to defend herself, but his implication was insulting.
I can defend you against anything that attacks us.
I can heal them but not defend them, and if Tiyan falls, it is because of me.
He had created her dependency on his judgment and now it was up to him to make sure she learned to defend herself.
Your cousin is considering dating a man she'd have to defend in a dark alley.
In his philosophy he was mainly concerned to defend Christianity against modern Positivism.
My friend, it is your duty to defend the white kitten and try to save her, but I fear you will fail because Eureka has long wished to eat a piglet, to my certain knowledge, and my opinion is that she has been unable to resist the temptation.
Up! up! and defend yourselves!
But I am making a case I believe I can defend and will begin by defining my terms.
As you look over the pond westward you are obliged to employ both your hands to defend your eyes against the reflected as well as the true sun, for they are equally bright; and if, between the two, you survey its surface critically, it is literally as smooth as glass, except where the skater insects, at equal intervals scattered over its whole extent, by their motions in the sun produce the finest imaginable sparkle on it, or, perchance, a duck plumes itself, or, as I have said, a swallow skims so low as to touch it.
That arousing of the people by their sovereign and his call to them to defend their country--the very incitement which was the chief cause of Russia's triumph in so far as it was produced by the Tsar's personal presence in Moscow--was suggested to the Emperor, and accepted by him, as a pretext for quitting the army.