She was annoyed because she feared it would lead to unhappiness.
The idea he feared anything amazed her.
And yet, he feared what that fire might mean.
Now, half a year later, came the feared phone call informing them that Martha too was leaving.
What he wanted from her was a question she feared to ask.
And yet, somewhere deep inside she had feared it would come to this.
Yet somewhere deep inside she feared that if he was capable of betrayal once, then he might be again.
Part of her wanted to return to her home that very night, and another part of her feared what she'd find if she did.
Thus far, he'd listened to her, and she hoped he feared Damian enough to continue paying attention.
Han was as big as the man before her, and if he feared him … Damian's gaze swept over her.
If Dustin's words were true, she'd never be welcomed into the home of any of Damian's people, not if they feared the sight of her!
The Guardians knew that betrayal would be confronted by Dusty, and even those loyal to Damian feared him appearing unexpectedly at their door.
"Wow. Okay," she murmured, alarmed every time she learned more about why people feared Darkyn.
You feared death, and I dangled hope in front of you.
She had always feared learning to love a child, only to have the mother change her mind.
While she feared him, she feared the rest of the monsters more.
Eureka helped him by flying into the faces of the enemy and scratching and biting furiously, and the kitten ruined so many vegetable complexions that the Mangaboos feared her as much as they did the horse.
They feared that the wolf was upon him; but he wished only to get his gun.
It was bad enough that his actions warranted her decision to leave, but now she actually feared him.
However, we feared no threat from either, nor did we feel they wished to identify us.
I feared my unique relationship with Martha was terminally damaged and if so, I was heartbroken.
After a childhood filled with foster homes, she feared getting too comfortable, even in the home of the man who adopted her twelve years ago, when she was ten.
But there was another reason she dared not leave her father, one she feared voicing even to the man before her.
She could summon Darkyn, though she feared his reaction to her leaving more than what these people would do to her.
Nervous about proposing a deal, she also feared doing it wrong.
She feared seeing them happy again, knowing she really was nothing more than a disposable stand-in until they were able to be together again.
Just as much, she feared seeing them miserable, because of her brief involvement in the mix.
The Deans had feared the long Colorado winter might slow down frisky Fred but, if anything, the opposite occurred, due in no small measure to his young pal and junk sale cohort, Martha Boyd.
They feared her, and this was what kept them in check.
The human feared a relationship with someone who wouldn't share more than his body.
She had decided to let it grow long, even though she feared the weight of it would remove the curls.
She feared asking more and braced herself when it took one foot in its hand.
He motioned to a seat at the table loaded with food she feared eating.
She feared asking him, not wanting to tip him off that she was plotting.
She feared looking at Rhyn, feared knowing what shape he'd taken.
She feared knowing what he truly was, that she'd married a demon.
"She never feared me before tonight," Rhyn said in a growl.
She belonged here in his arms, and yet she feared what that meant.
Suddenly, she feared a new fate.
Either way, she feared seeing him again before she had her it.s-not-me-it.s-you speech ready.
She feared leaving the injured woman, in case Jade lurked on the other side of the hill or there were animals that might drag her away.
Of all the things she felt, she feared he'd reject her once and for all.
No wonder the young man feared her!
Most of all, she feared for her baby.
He feared that, even if she accepted him, she would never trust him so completely as last night.
Panic spun through her, and she didn't know which she feared more: Greenie finding her or the insurgency.
Maybe he feared his punishment would be worse when she told Mr. Tim what he did, for Mr. Tim would surely crush Brady's PMF militia once he found out his friend was a traitor.
I told no one the truth, because I feared what that would mean.
As much as she liked Mrs. Watson, she feared trusting anyone ever again.
She feared staying here too long and wondered again how she'd cross the river.
He'd wanted to ask about Angel but feared doing so.
Katie chuckled, and he was almost relieved at the sight of her smile. Her features had grown paler and gaunter under his watch. He feared the underworld would sink her spirit, too. One of them had to have some sort of hope they'd make it out alive.
While he knew he should report his suspicion of being bugged, he feared having to answer questions about his clandestine work in the Byrne matter.
The sound was like a rifle shot and for a fleeting second Dean feared someone had fired.
Zeb was also escorted to a room--so grand and beautiful that he almost feared to sit in the chairs or lie upon the bed, lest he might dim their splendor.
Now the landlord prided himself upon keeping a first-class hotel, and he feared that his guests would not like the rough-looking traveler.
They feared to spare him lest he should report the matter to the king.
But the rumble of the machinery made me think it was thundering, and I began to cry, because I feared if it rained we should not be able to have our picnic out of doors.
Her every waking moment is spent in the endeavour to satisfy her innate desire for knowledge, and her mind works so incessantly that we have feared for her health.
I tried to describe to her the appearance of a camel; but, as we were not allowed to touch the animal, I feared that she did not get a correct idea of its shape.
The episode had a deadening effect on Helen Keller and on Miss Sullivan, who feared that she had allowed the habit of imitation, which has in truth made Miss Keller a writer, to go too far.
For the first time since my entrance into Radcliffe I had the opportunity to make friends with all my classmates...
We waded so gently and reverently, or we pulled together so smoothly, that the fishes of thought were not scared from the stream, nor feared any angler on the bank, but came and went grandly, like the clouds which float through the western sky, and the mother-o'-pearl flocks which sometimes form and dissolve there.
Who that has heard a strain of music feared then lest he should speak extravagantly any more forever?
But among these people Prince Andrew knew how to take his stand so that they respected and even feared him.
He feared that Bonaparte's genius might outweigh all the courage of the Russian troops, and at the same time could not admit the idea of his hero being disgraced.
She feared to look round, it seemed to her that someone was there standing behind the screen in the dark corner.
Pierre absolutely disbelieved both the princess' hints and the letter, but he feared now to look at Dolokhov, who was sitting opposite him.
Pierre tried several times to speak, but, on one hand, Prince Vasili did not let him and, on the other, Pierre himself feared to begin to speak in the tone of decided refusal and disagreement in which he had firmly resolved to answer his father-in-law.
He feared to give way to his thoughts, yet could not get rid of them.
Seeing that her mother was still praying she ran on tiptoe to the bed and, rapidly slipping one little foot against the other, pushed off her slippers and jumped onto the bed the countess had feared might become her grave.
Prince Andrew did not laugh and feared that he would be a damper on the spirits of the company, but no one took any notice of his being out of harmony with the general mood.
It was as if she feared this strange, unexpected happiness of meeting again the very man she had then chosen (she was firmly convinced she had done so) and of finding him, as it seemed, not indifferent to her.
Natasha felt so lighthearted and happy in these novel surroundings that she only feared the trap would come for her too soon.
She had decided to receive them, but feared lest the prince might at any moment indulge in some freak, as he seemed much upset by the Rostovs' visit.
Balashev began to feel uncomfortable: as envoy he feared to demean his dignity and felt the necessity of replying; but, as a man, he shrank before the transport of groundless wrath that had evidently seized Napoleon.
They feared Napoleon, recognized his strength and their own weakness, and frankly said so.
Sometimes Natasha noticed embarrassment and awkwardness on his part in her presence, especially when he wanted to do something to please her, or feared that something they spoke of would awaken memories distressing to her.
She feared for her brother who was in it, was horrified by and amazed at the strange cruelty that impels men to kill one another, but she did not understand the significance of this war, which seemed to her like all previous wars.
The fact that he did not, as she had feared, order her to be carried away by force but only told her not to let him see her cheered Princess Mary.
He was lifted up, carried to his study, and laid on the very couch he had so feared of late.
The peasants feared him more than they did their master.
She also knew that neither her father nor her brother would refuse to help the peasants in need, she only feared to make some mistake in speaking about the distribution of the grain she wished to give.
We are feared, but we are loved.
More than anything she feared lest the confusion she felt might overwhelm her and betray her as soon as she saw him.
In battle he was always under fire, so that Kutuzov reproved him for it and feared to send him to the front, and like Dokhturov he was one of those unnoticed cogwheels that, without clatter or noise, constitute the most essential part of the machine.
He thought too of the possibility (which he feared most of all) that Napoleon might fight him with his own weapon and remain in Moscow awaiting him.
Its first period had passed: when the partisans themselves, amazed at their own boldness, feared every minute to be surrounded and captured by the French, and hid in the forests without unsaddling, hardly daring to dismount and always expecting to be pursued.
He then still wished to live and feared death.
But Pierre's face quivering with emotion, his questions and his eager restless expression, gradually compelled her to go into details which she feared to recall for her own sake.
She no longer complained of her position, did not say a word about the past, and no longer feared to make happy plans for the future.
Talon asked the question she feared voicing.
If she looked, she feared she might find him amused.
At first he feared it was a telephone until its uninterrupted sound told him otherwise.
Formerly he had feared the end.
Perhaps he feared getting close to her if she was going to die in a few months, seeing as how past-Deidre crushed his heart, too.