Lori could have kept the baby, the farm and the money, but she chose to "escape" instead.
He pushed the thought of his slain brother away but couldn't escape the lingering sense of unease.
He'd long since stopped trying to escape, knowing the magic of Hell and the Dark One was too old for him to break.
He called a portal and left, needing to escape then realizing the emotions he didn't want to feel went with him.
I planned on going to Seychelles to escape the east coast cold, but Gio said being invited here was an honor.
Nicholas could already see not far in front of him the wood where the wolf would certainly escape should she reach it.
If you try to alert anyone or escape, I'll peel your skin from your bodies and watch you scream, Harmony warned.
Gabe hated her yet couldn't escape the memory of the compassion and spirit that made him take a stranger to bed last night.
He stood in the hallway smiling, his predatory look assuring her he had no plans of letting his dinner escape him.
Shopkeepers close their shops to escape this catch-22—and that too has frequently been outlawed and punished.
For decades, teams of three hardy fools had tried to knock each other senseless with high pressure fire hoses, while the spectators tried to escape the cross fire.
He couldn't help feeling angry with the goddess who set this all up or escape the emotion he felt knowing his mate was the woman he'd loved for thousands of years.
You helped me escape demons through that awful underworld forest.
The woman was far enough ahead she should be able to escape while he distracted the creature.
But she didn't think any of them could escape, or they would have.
She tried to resist the desire that ransacked her body, but his lips and hands broke down every wall she built - shut off every avenue of escape until she no longer wanted to escape... until she no longer questioned his love.
She kicked and fought, unable to escape his grip when the cold in-between world swallowed her.
She jerked an elbow back into his stomach and heard the breath escape him in a groan.
Not only could she not escape, but she could just as well starve to death if he decided never to return.
As I talked, happy thoughts fluttered up out of my words that might perhaps have struggled in vain to escape my fingers.
But above all harvest as early as possible, if you would escape frosts and have a fair and salable crop; you may save much loss by this means.
Drawing rooms, gossip, balls, vanity, and triviality--these are the enchanted circle I cannot escape from.
It was a pleasant escape from the dust and noise of the building going on above them.
As fast as she ran, she couldn't escape her horror, her hatred of past-Deidre, her helplessness.
So, if we had the wings, and could escape the Gargoyles, we might fly to that rock and be saved.
I was shown quite a long list of verses which were composed by some young men who had been detected in an attempt to escape, who avenged themselves by singing them.
General Buxhowden was all but attacked and captured by a superior enemy force as a result of one of these maneuvers that enabled us to escape him.
Prince Andrew liked dancing, and wishing to escape as quickly as possible from the political and clever talk which everyone addressed to him, wishing also to break up the circle of restraint he disliked, caused by the Emperor's presence, he danced, and had chosen Natasha because Pierre pointed her out to him and because she was the first pretty girl who caught his eye; but scarcely had he embraced that slender supple figure and felt her stirring so close to him and smiling so near him than the wine of her charm rose to his head, and he felt himself revived and rejuvenated when after leaving her he stood breathing deeply and watching the other dancers.
That's awful... and to escape from these dreadful thoughts she went to Sonya and began sorting patterns with her.
And by chance an escape from this dangerous position presents itself in the form of an aimless and senseless expedition to Africa.
I almost died a million times over, and if I didn't know how to enable the shields on the escape pod, I would have burned up in the atmosphere, and if that didn't kill me, then hitting the planet-- He held up a hand, planting it across her mouth when she refused to stop.
Unwilling to see her death, she closed her eyes, never imagining she'd ever be hurtling towards some distant planet in an escape pod booby-trapped to kill her!
Though this news was being concealed from the inhabitants, the officials--the heads of the various government departments--knew that Moscow would soon be in the enemy's hands, just as Count Rostopchin himself knew it, and to escape personal responsibility they had all come to the governor to ask how they were to deal with their various departments.
To fear or to try to escape that force, to address entreaties or exhortations to those who served as its tools, was useless.
The members of what had once been an army--Napoleon himself and all his soldiers fled--without knowing whither, each concerned only to make his escape as quickly as possible from this position, of the hopelessness of which they were all more or less vaguely conscious.
Scarcely a quarter of the soldiers remain with the standards of their regiments, the others go off by themselves in different directions hoping to find food and escape discipline.
First he rings his bell fearlessly, but when he gets into a tight place he runs away as quietly as he can, and often thinking to escape runs straight into his opponent's arms.
"What does all this mean, anyhow?" asked the horse, jumping to escape a thorn.
A dozen of them smashed together and tumbled to the ground, and seeing his success Jim kicked again and again, charging into the vegetable crowd, knocking them in all directions and sending the others scattering to escape his iron heels.
The Mangaboos saw her escape, and several of them caught up their thorns and gave chase, mounting through the air after her.
Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.
It is a secret the bears do not know, and we people of Voe usually walk upon the water when we travel, and so escape our enemies.