Lisa stared up at him, the blood draining from her face.
Cassie could feel the color draining from her face.
She wondered how many more there would be and doubted she'd last more than another day or two if he kept draining her blood.
He'd stopped draining her healing power, and she felt a change in his body.
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.
The woman jerked beneath him and clawed at the Black God draining her blood.
Instead of draining his power, the woman was shoving power into him.
Her eyes were heavy, her anger draining her last bit of energy.
He couldn't control the surge of adrenaline he experienced whenever he thought of sinking his teeth into his father's neck and draining his life from him, the way his father drained his mother's life.
The vice-chancellor was ex officio a delegate of the press, where he hoped to effect much; and a plan for draining the Thames Valley, which he had now the power of initiating, was one on which his mind had dwelt for many years.
Agricultural Organizalion.In France the interests of agriculture are entrusted to a special ministry, comprising the following divisions: (1) forests, (2) breeding-studs (haras); (3) agriculture, a department which supervises agricultural instruction and the distribution of grants and premiums; (4) agricultural improvements, draining, irrigation, &c.; (5) an intelligence department which prepares statistics, issues information as to prices and markets, &c. The minister is assisted by a superior council of agriculture, the members of which, numbering a hundred, include senators, deputies and prominent agriculturists.
The Burdekin is the finest of these, draining an area of 53,5 00 sq.
In New South Wales there are several important rivers, the largest of which is the Hunter, draining 11,000 sq.
The great rivers of Australia, draining inland, carve out valleys, dissolve limestone, and spread out their deposit over the plains when the waters become too sluggish to bear their burden farther.
From the sources of its various tributaries to the town of Bourke, the river may be described as draining a watershed.
(The use of such practices continued into the scientific age: While Jenner was inoculating people with his new smallpox vaccine, doctors were draining half a gallon of blood from George Washington for his sore throat, a procedure that hastened his death.