The gem unlocks his power.
Together we might peruse some of the more notable entries submitted to that inane contest in case a gem lays molding in the rubble heap of stupid begging missives from fantasying idiots.
The gem can be destroyed to release its magic, but by doing so, you lose all that remains of your mother and me.
He pulled off one of the gem-studded medallions marking him a cousin to the king.
No, Watcher, the gem will kill any who touches it.
Black metalwork held the gem in place.
She threatened to reveal the secret of his gem to his enemies, a secret recently spilled.
She took in this information, horrified of what it meant to have the gem nestled between her breasts.
To them, she was an exotic little doll with her huge, gem-hued eyes, black hair, and toned hour-glass shape.
He changed directions and pulled on loose judo pants that settled low on his hips before replacing the red gem at his throat.
She enticed him in a way he wasn't expecting and lived through handling the gem at his neck.
Xander didn't confirm the words, leery of anyone who understood the power of the gem at his neck.
Jule was right; he owned nothing else, but the number of people who knew about the gem was limited to the Originals and Sofi.
No one else can touch the gem without dying instantly.
She wasn't entirely certain what to do, how to keep the gem and Ashley safe.
It was quite another to realize the weapon was him and the gem was merely the key to access it.
"Someone has to handle the gem," she said quickly.
She was in danger she couldn't face alone; with the gem, she held the key to destroying the planet.
The Original Other would know that the gem was useless without Xander; what Jonny knew – or was doing – was lost on him.
She was clutching the gem in her hand.
Jessi tugged at the gem, wondering if they'd kill her quickly or not.
His secret – that the gem controlled him – erased any doubt she had about him.
He clutched the gem by one end and held it up to show the Others.
It had the effect they desired of convincing the Others he had crushed the gem and was unleashing hell on earth in his quest for revenge for them taking Jessi.
No one is coming for the gem again?
In another annual called the Gem appeared the poem on the story of "Eugene Aram," which first manifested the full extent of that poetical vigour which seemed to advance just in proportion as his physical health declined.
Many descriptions of gems and gem stones have been discovered in various parts of the Australian states, but systematic search has been made principally for the diamond and the noble opal.
Arnold Buffum, The Tears of the Heliades, or Amber as a Gem (London, 1896).
Clay tablets and discs (so far in Crete only), but nothing of more perishable nature, such as skin, papyrus, &c.; engraved gems and gem impressions; legends written with pigment on pottery (rare); characters incised on stone or pottery.
By the ancient Greeks and Romans obsidian was worked as a gem-stone; and in consequence of its having been often imitated in glass there arose among collectors of gems in the 18th century the practice of calling all antique pastes "obsidians."
Babylonian art, however, had already attained a high degree of excellence; two seal cylinders of the time of Sargon are among the most beautiful specimens of the gem-cutter's art ever discovered.
He who holds the gem will control the Vamp.
"We're debating whether we blast you and the gem or spare you, in case it doesn't work," the Original Other spoke to her.
Xander's eyes went from the gem to her, the only person in either world that he trusted.
The two times in his life he recalled people seeing his eyes – which glowed like the red gem at his mother's throat – were not pleasant.
His gaze settled on the only piece of jewelry she owned, a red gem that matched his eyes on a strip of leather around her neck.