Maybe he was defending surrogacy.
Then again, maybe he was still defending his fight for Alex.
But pitying him, defending him, helping him command his own men … The vamp was right, and she hated to admit it.
I spent the night defending you against them.
Men like Jake wouldn't want to die any other way than honorably defending people like you.
"He kept the Council focused on defending humanity and not killing each other," Kris replied.
A tremor of fear went through her, and Ully crept closer, as if she had half a chance of defending them.
He preferred this idea, except that it would mean he.d be defending her from Dark One.s minions and demons every minute of the rest of their lives together.
They went through an entire range of movements, from attacking to defending in motions that resembled a dance.
He wasn't defending himself, though.
He was defending her honor.
"They were defending it for a reason," another added.
He'd returned coarse and violent, the opposite of the man Kris was. But he hadn't run away, even when openly scorned by those around him. Rhyn hadn't backed down when defending a woman they all were bound by Immortal Code to protect. Rhyn was the reason the Immortals had survived Darkyn's attack at the castle.
Rhyn watched, torn between defending his brother as he'd done before and letting Kris go. Even in Hell, Rhyn comforted himself with the knowledge that he'd protected his brothers.
Hear-tell he's one of the local lawyers defending some of the Philadelphia family's bad boys.
I figured you'd be so busy defending the scum of the earth you wouldn't have a minute to spare.
She'd have trouble defending herself in his mansion without the sixth sense that helped her track the vamps prowling around her.
How many men had died in the past month alone defending her?
As worried as they were, they were resolved to defending their kingdom, no matter what the price.
To her, the rifle was a method of defending herself or getting food when there would otherwise be none.
"I'm not defending him, by any means," she continued.
You still defending him?
As the heresy consisted chiefly in defending the clergy on grounds of reason instead of authority, the proceeding does not show any great enlightenment on Waynflete's part.
A similar fate overtook, on the same day, the 18th of May 1809, Captain Hermann von Hermannsdorf and his small garrison, who were defending the Predil fort.
He lived two hundred years ago, and was famous for his courage in defending his country.
I have given this account of the "Frost King" affair because it was important in my life and education; and, in order that there might be no misunderstanding, I have set forth all the facts as they appear to me, without a thought of defending myself or of laying blame on any one.
We heard reports that Prince Auersperg was defending Vienna? he said.
Prince Auersperg is on this, on our side of the river, and is defending us--doing it very badly, I think, but still he is defending us.