When nations are young and when they are poor, they usually focus on two things: the military and civil order.
She stepped into the clammy, wet world of fog and darkness, pausing to focus on the portal that would lead to her sister.s house.
Go see her, keep an open mind, and focus on what is important.
They hated him because he couldn't focus his magic.
Her focus right now seemed to be winning Destiny, but Destiny didn't warm to people easily.
Sofia tried to focus on flipping through a magazine.
One member of Mountain Rescue grabbed him under the arms while another unfastened his line, but he shook off their ministrations while he tried to focus on the activity going on around him.
If Darian lost his focus and disappeared again, he suspected it'd be another week before he had a chance to sleep.
Her insides quaked, but she breathed deeply to keep calm and focus her mind.
"Gabriel, let's not lose focus," Andre said calmly.
The idea of caring for her overwhelmed him again. He'd never had a reason to try to control his power or to focus on anything other than surviving. That a simple little mortal could show him just how little his Immortal and demon powers really meant humbled him. If he found his way, it would be because of her. Her distress and sorrow were, buried but he still saw them. She was trying to be brave, asking him for one last moment of comfort before what she thought was the end.
She forced herself to sit on the ground, to focus, to wish with all her heart to go back to Wynn.
Kiera stared at him, struggling to focus on his face when all she wanted to do was study every inch of his perfect body.
Sam, please focus There are some weird things going on with us and I'm hoping you can help make some sense of them.
Then we can focus our energy on an area now so inefficient that technological advances inevitably will produce dramatic gains: agriculture.
He despised her video game playing and art, instead saying she needed a man capable of keeping her feet on the ground long enough for her to focus on doing something real with her life.
When she could focus again, she stopped short.
She started with a sketch of A'Ran and found she couldn't focus on anything else.
He shook out his shoulders, trying to focus on whatever it was Kiki had been talking about.
Now, focus on locating the other three keypads.
We will be completely insulated from the collecting and researching of data so that we can focus entirely on turning data into knowledge.
Well, the diseases that human beings focus on are the ones considered most unbearable.
This makes business a meritocracy and encourages business owners to focus on quality, service, and reputation since these are so easy for customers to check.
They will take advantage of the freedom from financial want that the modern age gives them and will focus on improving themselves and the world they live in.
Kris said nothing, feeling at once foolish and like he was the child Andre used to chastise for failing to focus on his duties.
She shook her head to focus her thoughts.
She tried to focus on the job at hand.
Brady brooded then dismissed everything to focus on his surroundings.
Brady's focus returned to his mission.
Allen swallowed audibly, but Giddon shifted his focus to Lisa.
She began to steady her breathing and focus, so she could draw a portal when they were gone.
As much as he'd loved Lilith, Andre had told him she wasn't meant to be his mate and encouraged him to focus on his duty rather than the woman.
Death was right. Kris didn't have what it took to keep the Council together. He may have just lost one of his brothers, because he lost focus of what he should've done. Maybe he should've known Jade was a traitor or Hannah was a demon. He hadn't known of Andre's danger or been able to bring the Council together to fight the demons that threatened them all. He hadn't been able to keep Hannah safe or Toby or Katie.
"But I'm not done –" Rhyn snatched the open can of food and flung it into the forest. Toby stared at him then took his pink coat and crawled deeper into the little cave. Rhyn stretched out on his back next to the fire, his mind puzzling over the angel's words. However much he tried to focus on what it was Death had agreed to, he couldn't escape his mixed emotions or one errant thought.
"Let's focus on Rhyn," Kris said with barely controlled anger.
He couldn't focus and strained against whatever held him in place.
He watched, confirming the far side of the planet wasn't the focus of either Yirkin or Qatwali forces.
In his blood-filled haze, he heard one of his brothers shout, and the demons shift their focus from Kris.s small group—which Rhyn defended—to the warriors pouring out of portals onto the small battlefield.
She had one focus: to be with you in a way you couldn't be together when she was Death.
With great focus, she dug through the undergarments in the dresser and chose a set that matched, like human-Deidre did.