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.
If you try to alert anyone or escape, I'll peel your skin from your bodies and watch you scream, Harmony warned.
He stood in the hallway smiling, his predatory look assuring her he had no plans of letting his dinner escape him.
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.
Gabe hated her yet couldn't escape the memory of the compassion and spirit that made him take a stranger to bed last night.
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.
The woman was far enough ahead she should be able to escape while he distracted the creature.
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.
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.
She kicked and fought, unable to escape his grip when the cold in-between world swallowed her.
To escape the war?
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.
She jerked an elbow back into his stomach and heard the breath escape him in a groan.
As fast as she ran, she couldn't escape her horror, her hatred of past-Deidre, her helplessness.
"What does all this mean, anyhow?" asked the horse, jumping to escape a thorn.
The Mangaboos saw her escape, and several of them caught up their thorns and gave chase, mounting through the air after her.
Some of the wooden beings fell flat upon the ground, where they quivered and trembled in every limb; but most of them managed to wheel and escape again to a distance.
So, if we had the wings, and could escape the Gargoyles, we might fly to that rock and be saved.
For, if we told you truly, you might escape us altogether; and if we told you an untruth we would be naughty and deserve to be punished.
But they knew now that there was a means of escape and so waited patiently until the path appeared for the second time.
He wished to escape the punishment, and so he called out, "Lucy Martin!" and went proudly to his seat.
"If I ever have the good fortune to escape from this island," he said, "I will be kind and obliging to every one.
Not letting the abbe and Pierre escape, Anna Pavlovna, the more conveniently to keep them under observation, brought them into the larger circle.
The latter, a fresh, rosy officer of the Guards, irreproachably washed, brushed, and buttoned, held his pipe in the middle of his mouth and with red lips gently inhaled the smoke, letting it escape from his handsome mouth in rings.
Everyone stood up respectfully when the Military Governor, having stayed about half an hour alone with the dying man, passed out, slightly acknowledging their bows and trying to escape as quickly as possible from the glances fixed on him by the doctors, clergy, and relatives of the family.
Bonaparte himself, not trusting to his generals, moved with all the Guards to the field of battle, afraid of letting a ready victim escape, and Bagration's four thousand men merrily lighted campfires, dried and warmed themselves, cooked their porridge for the first time for three days, and not one of them knew or imagined what was in store for him.
They had to hold their noses and put their horses to a trot to escape from the poisoned atmosphere of these latrines.
Another, a younger voice, interrupted him: "Afraid or not, you can't escape it anyhow."
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.
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.
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.
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.
But come, my children; let us explore the mountain and discover which way we must go in order to escape from this cavern, which is getting to be almost as hot as a bake-oven.
Mother usually knows what she is about, but she made a mistake this time; for you are sure to escape us unless you come too near, and you probably won't do that.
Jim was in the act of plunging down the path to escape when the Sawhorse cried out: