Jackson's instinct encouraged him to hold her and calm himself enough to calm her.
"What is this instinct about Ne'Rin?" he continued, alerted by her words.
Maybe she was spooked tonight, but long ago she had learned to listen to that instinct... gut feeling, some might call it.
You promise to tell me if your maternal instinct kicks in?
Is it some ill-fed village hound yielding to the instinct of the chase? or the lost pig which is said to be in these woods, whose tracks I saw after the rain?
There was a reason he banned thoughts of Darian and Claire from his mind, an instinct he'd never been able to face in all the years since Darian's death.
Oh, to have had this instinct years ago, when she met Wynn!
He followed the instinct that led him to Deidre and trotted up the stairs leading to the top of the fortress.
He resisted the instinct that told him he needed to peek into her thoughts.
She paused before him, resisting the instinct to stick out her hand for a handshake.
Lana sank onto the couch, not liking the instinct that told her she was right about him.
On instinct, Brady opened the channel to Lana's net.
Xander's initial instinct was that he wanted no one around the strange human he discovered.
Adam Ferguson (Institutes of Moral Philosophy, p. 119, new ed., 1800) argues that " the desire for immortality is an instinct, and can reasonably be regarded as an indication of that which the author of this desire wills to do."
It plays house, as well as horse, having an instinct for it.
Though he heard and saw nothing around him he found his way by instinct and did not go wrong in the side streets that led to the Povarskoy.
Long-buried rage was bubbling upward, along with the tiny instinct he'd squashed thousands of years ago.
It was a truth acknowledged by the primal instinct drawn to the scent of his blood and invigorated by his touch.
She held it with two hands and retreated to the fountain, unable to shake the instinct that said the dagger on the fountain was the same.
She rubbed her face and considered ignoring her instinct, wanting to give the high-level government members the benefit of the doubt.
An uneasy instinct filled her, the same that warned her about General Greene.
Darian was lean as a whip, his body honed to the point where instinct and reaction were one.
Carmen's first instinct was not to say anything, but too much had been said already and Alex deserved some defense.
Brandon flushed, confirming the instinct that he wasn't as pure as his cousin thought.
Her first instinct was to tell him to go to hell, now that her cousins were safe.
Still there is much in the Bible against which every instinct of my being rebels, so much that I regret the necessity which has compelled me to read it through from beginning to end.
We had Helen's picture taken with a fuzzy, red-eyed little poodle, who got himself into my lady's good graces by tricks and cunning devices known only to dogs with an instinct for getting what they want.
She knows with unerring instinct what is right, and does it joyously.
So perfect is this instinct, that once, when I had laid them on the leaves again, and one accidentally fell on its side, it was found with the rest in exactly the same position ten minutes afterward.
He saw that his championship of the doctor's wife in her queer trap might expose him to what he dreaded more than anything in the world--to ridicule; but his instinct urged him on.
But when he came across a man of position his instinct immediately told him that this man could be useful, and without any premeditation Prince Vasili took the first opportunity to gain his confidence, flatter him, become intimate with him, and finally make his request.