While I knew we were helpless to do anything positive in Howie's absence, I never-the-less opened the site where Betsy located cases for our attention.
I can't describe how helpless I felt.
She hung, helpless and exhausted, stuck in the in-between place until the pain of her head hitting something hard jarred her into consciousness.
He didn't often feel helpless, not when he held the powers of a god among humans.
For the first time in his life, he felt helpless to help the small form of the woman before him.
I feel totally helpless every time I talk to anyone there.
She's helpless, like Katie was.
He didn't understand why the self-proclaimed guardian of humans would drag such a helpless creature into this web of evil.
Feeling helpless, he glanced again at the hourglass.
He was helpless to find her.
You may be hurt and feeling helpless and desperate and God knows what and I'm sorry as hell but I have a life too, and I'll not have you ruin it!
Connor and Sarah sat on the floor, helpless to comfort her.
Though he took an oath to take care of her, he'd never expected she'd be lying in his bed, helpless against his world.
She was helpless in his world, and the helpless didn't normally last long.
Something within Katie snapped at the despair in Deidre's voice. It was the type of helpless self-pity she'd felt since entering the Immortal's world. Katie glared at the jungle around them.
Helpless until the trees finished flinging them around, Katie struggled to grab the branches, so she didn't end up like Deidre. Finally, a branch wrapped around her and pulled her through the canopy, dumping her at the edge of the jungle. Toby landed with a grunt beside her, and she lay still to catch her breath, still hoping Deidre reappeared.
Randy just nodded and Dean felt helpless to add something more appropriate.
If the Watchers hadn't needed him alive for some reason, they'd have killed him as he lay helpless and seizing in their cave.
The weakest passages in Der fliegende Hollander are not so helpless as the original recitatives of Venus in the first act; or Tannhauser's song, which was too far involved in the whole scheme to be ousted by the mature " New Venusberg music " with which Wagner fifteen years later got rid both of the end of the overture and what he called his " Palais-Royal " Venus.
The gods of Olympus are challenged one by one, and shown to be either vile or helpless, or both at once.
They knew that they were helpless before so strong an enemy.
By the door of one of these a sick man was lying upon a couch, helpless and pale.
She was, alas, the helpless victim of my outbursts of temper and of affection, so that she became much the worse for wear.
He is poor and helpless and lonely now, but before another April education will have brought light and gladness into Tommy's life.
Some things are really necessaries of life in some circles, the most helpless and diseased, which in others are luxuries merely, and in others still are entirely unknown.
Piteous, helpless, animal moans came through the door.
Princess Mary was sitting helpless and bewildered in the large sitting room, when Rostov was shown in.