Instinct suggested that she wanted to be protected.
The moment had made him acutely aware of the instinct to replicate.
Instinct told her his threat wasn't simply the liquor talking.
Her first instinct was to scramble to the back of the bus and climb out.
You have a natural instinct for the simple but elegant.
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.
Long-buried rage was bubbling upward, along with the tiny instinct he'd squashed thousands of years ago.
Oh, to have had this instinct years ago, when she met Wynn!
An instinct wriggled, one she didn't want to acknowledge or deal with.
The instinct was nothing more than a tiny warmth at the edge of his mind.
It was less an instinct and more of an absence of something.
Maybe she was spooked tonight, but long ago she had learned to listen to that instinct... gut feeling, some might call it.
He followed the instinct that led him to Deidre and trotted up the stairs leading to the top of the fortress.
She'd ignored the instinct at her apartment, and that ended in disaster.
Her first instinct was to run back to the shadow world, but she had a hard time looking away from the two hideous creatures battling it out in Hannah.s home.
It's just an instinct I have about him.
She paused before him, resisting the instinct to stick out her hand for a handshake.
He answered by instinct, yet, in spite of not thinking of his answer, had he been given more time to consider, it would have remained the same.
The survival instinct that had been fueling his resolve melted away and he did something he could not recall ever doing; he openly wept.
Jackson's instinct encouraged him to hold her and calm himself enough to calm her.
His instinct told him there was something else going on aside from the insurgents and Lana leaving.
Lana sank onto the couch, not liking the instinct that told her she was right about him.
He found himself on the Caribbean Sanctuary, in the small chamber with the Oracle book. Sea breeze swept through the small windows of the room, and he took a step towards the lectern on which the open book rested. The pages displayed had a few words written on them rather than the constantly shifting writing that normally scrawled itself across the pages. He felt himself compelled towards the book even as his fight-or-flight instinct reared up.
Instinct and fury blinded him. He felt the dagger sink into flesh and struck again, only to find himself flying backwards through the air. Rhyn shouted something at him, but Kris couldn't hear him, not with the memory of both Lilith and Hannah dying.
Late September aroused the instinct to prepare the den for winter — so to speak.
He wasn't sure which instinct was stronger.
Her triumph warred with the instinct that warned her she was doomed if she agreed.
Awareness filled and overwhelmed her senses, blinding her to all but instinct and the sound of her breathing.
She had made a list of questions, but after asking half of them, she wound up setting them aside and letting instinct guide her.
Carmen's first instinct was not to say anything, but too much had been said already and Alex deserved some defense.
The instinct that warned him flared again.
Brandon flushed, confirming the instinct that he wasn't as pure as his cousin thought.
Love is a divine instinct: to love is to be virtuous; follow the dictates of your heart and you cannot go wrong - such is the doctrine that George Sand preached and practised.
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."
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.
She knows with unerring instinct what is right, and does it joyously.
There is unquestionably this instinct in me which belongs to the lower orders of creation; yet with every year I am less a fisherman, though without more humanity or even wisdom; at present I am no fisherman at all.
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?
Her maternal instinct told her that Natasha had too much of something, and that because of this she would not be happy.
She felt that the allurements instinct had formerly taught her to use would now be merely ridiculous in the eyes of her husband, to whom she had from the first moment given herself up entirely--that is, with her whole soul, leaving no corner of it hidden from him.