The palace contains no moat, or armed guards, nor do I detect any sophisticated security system.
"I only ask because my own personal guards-- who, with your permission, keep an eye on the moon-- have had transmissions from Anshan that did not come from your commanders," Jetr said very carefully.
He motioned for the guards to take her down another corridor, and she went.
Her guards changed every eight hours, and this one would.ve started his shift at midnight.
The general signaled the three guards over and pulled her out of the way.
School crossing guards offer better protection.
If you try to escape, a dozen guards will cut you down before you reach the city wall.
She had now come to Petersburg to procure an appointment in the Guards for her only son.
"Can you imagine it?" and he began describing how the Guards, having taken up their position and seeing troops before them, thought they were Austrians, and all at once discovered from the cannon balls discharged by those troops that they were themselves in the front line and had unexpectedly to go into action.
He glanced at the demon guards in the corner and motioned for them to leave.
Two more vamps assigned as Jonny's guards stood on either side of the door to his personal chambers.
"Ikira, I am a Watcher, one of those who guards the Guardians," he said with another of his warm smiles.
I.ll post two Immortal guards to ensure he doesn.t do anything stupid.
Post six guards in this hallway.
Her guards are gone, which means they're off tracking demons. Death is unpredictable, but if I were to guess, she's somewhere in the underworld.
Her eyes fell to the awaiting guards, most of whom wouldn't survive the night.
Rissa, Sirian, and the guards headed toward the sparring men.
Yeah. Take her back and post guards everywhere you can.
She reached the command hub to find the general pacing in front while three guards waited a short distance from him.
It has no border guards, only a sign identifying when one has entered Liechtenstein.
His guards lay dead in the hallway before his door, and she leapt over their bodies, shoving the door to his apartments open.
There were no longer demon guards outside her door, maybe because Darkyn knew she couldn't leave.
Good. We're bringing all the souls to this one and sending everyone but five guards to the Ancient Tamer.
Black-clad guards roamed the internal perimeter while others manned the walls of the compound.
"Whatever Darkyn is planning, it has to do with Rhyn. He let us go. There were no guards when Rhyn came for me and no demons to stop us," Kiki mused.
The gate guards were doubled, armed and wearing tactical gear, the perimeter lit by intense floodlights.
The guards have shot another dozen people around the perimeters, and our sensors indicate there is a small camp of some sort housing over a hundred survivors nearby and another one with several hundred at the bottom of the mountain, she said.
The guards prepared their laser weaponry and waited.
The guards lowered their weapons.
"We'll have to post guards with the security system inoperable," General Greene muttered as he stepped through the hole in the door.
Within the hour, guards returned with a sheet of heavy metal to brace the disabled door.
Two guards pushed a large boulder near the rear of the stables to reveal a black hole in the ground.
One of the guards shouted when he saw her, and she saw the small door abutting the closed gates open.
One of the guards draped his cloak around her.
Guards hung back in a loose perimeter around him, but they had thus far not challenged him.
He approached, stopping when he sensed the guards bunching closer.
The guards around the two glanced at the older man with visible unease.
He maneuvered past the two trailing guards and slowed his horse behind Sirian.
Her guards watched in surprise as Sirian and his horse disappeared around the bend.
Three guards surrounded Rissa, whose writhing, squealing horse was as much of a menace to her as the attackers flooding from the forest.
She struggled to mount behind one of the guards shielding her, when an attacker's blow landed solidly against his horse's flank.
He knew without looking the remaining guards were doomed or dead.