"Now he has a hero for a deputy," Cynthia said, "in addition to being his private little squeeze.
I told Fitzgerald to quit all this hero business so you don't have to worry about having to back up some cartoon story.
Neither a hero nor a Good Samaritan, Wynn found himself retreating to the far wall, in case the worst-case scenario happened, and one of the powerful creatures decided to act.
It then dawned that the tale's hero was one of the men she was angry at: the man who claimed to be her lifemate.
He was tall and fierce, standing so still she thought herself dreaming up a hero worthy of a nightmare.
I'm no hero in my dreams.
His second-in-command is General Greene, a war hero worth his pay.
"I didn't know you were a football hero," said Harrigan through his permanent smile.
He's a survivor, and now he's the hero of the neighborhood.
He munched on a leftover casserole some thoughtful neighbor had donated to poor hero Fred and was about to doze when the telephone startled Mrs. Lincoln from his lap.
"My hero," she smiled.
LOHENGRIN, the hero of the German version of the legend of the knight of the swan.
Heracles is the hero who brings back the golden apples to mankind again.
The myth which we know from the stories of Oedipus, Perseus, Telephus, Pelias and Neleus, Romulus, Sargon of Agade, Moses, the Indian hero Krishna, and many others, has been transferred to the founder of the Persian empire.
He therefore deserves the homage which Xenophon paid to him in choosing him as hero for his didactic novel.
The hero Cuchulinn has returned from the land of the fairies after having been enticed thither by a fairywoman named Fand, whom he is now unable to forget.
The prattle of the little ones and their pleasure in the stories I told them of elf and gnome, of hero and wily bear, are pleasant things to remember.
We went out to see the hero that had withstood so many tempests, and it wrung my heart to see him prostrate who had mightily striven and was now mightily fallen.
Old shoes will serve a hero longer than they have served his valet--if a hero ever has a valet--bare feet are older than shoes, and he can make them do.
There is not a nail to hang a picture on, nor a shelf to receive the bust of a hero or a saint.
If to some people," he went on, turning to Anna Pavlovna, "he ever was a hero, after the murder of the duc there was one martyr more in heaven and one hero less on earth."
"My dear fellow, you are a hero!" said Bilibin.
"Cette armee russe que l'or de l'Angleterre a transportee des extremites de l'univers, nous allons lui faire eprouver le meme sort--(le sort de l'armee d'Ulm)." * He remembered these words in Bonaparte's address to his army at the beginning of the campaign, and they awoke in him astonishment at the genius of his hero, a feeling of wounded pride, and a hope of glory.
So insignificant at that moment seemed to him all the interests that engrossed Napoleon, so mean did his hero himself with his paltry vanity and joy in victory appear, compared to the lofty, equitable, and kindly sky which he had seen and understood, that he could not answer him.
"Your son," wrote Kutuzov, "fell before my eyes, a standard in his hand and at the head of a regiment--he fell as a hero, worthy of his father and his fatherland.