"There is no way to become original, except to be born so," says Stevenson, and although I may not be original, I hope sometime to outgrow my artificial, periwigged compositions.
You want me to believe I'm an Original Being?
I was familiar with the story of Troy before I read it in the original, and consequently I had little difficulty in making the Greek words surrender their treasures after I had passed the borderland of grammar.
If what you say is true, and I am an Original Being, I would've been released to ensure Damian's transition to the White God went over smoothly.
I saw what was between you and the original Deidre.
The strange calm she felt around Zamon remained, and she recalled more clearly Darkyn's words about how the original Dark One lured in his prey.
Randy Byrne was joyously married with mother Cynthia in proud attendance, attired in her Radisson original dress.
"Original Vamp," Jule said, barely registering the creature's words.
The number of beings capable of killing one was less than five, and the last thing they needed was an Original Being showing up to complicate matters.
An Original was released at the transition of a Black or White God in the mortal world to ensure the immortals didn't try to take over during the vulnerable period when a new God learned his powers.
He still couldn't remember much more than what the Watcher and Original Vamp had told him.
That he was an Original Being who had chosen to stay with Damian and a woman long since dead.
Every time there's a new era—where either a Black or White God transitions—an Original Being is released from whatever exile the immortals inflicted upon him.
The funny thing is, the Watcher told me that any Original Being that was set free would destroy the world.
The Original Being was impossible to track with his senses and seemed to fade in and out of existence.
Sofi wasn't surprised to learn he was an Original Being and had known where to find this creature.
I'm not bringing an Original Vamp here without some sort of backup.
Jule raised his hand, and the Original Vamp rested his on top.
"Gatekeeper, Oracle, Healer, Original Immortal," Xander said, taking in everyone one-by-one.
She'd taken power from the Other, from the dead, from the Guardians, and even from the Original Beings, who fed her power in hopes of short-circuiting her.
The Original Beings will handle her.
The Other no longer smiled and took a step forward, unwilling to move closer to his daughter with the Original Vamp standing between them.
The Original Vamp was tearing out the Other's throat.
Jonny, to answer your question, Xander is an Original Being, one of the handful of the oldest immortals in existence.
The Black God hesitated and then moved away, leaving Damian with the Original Vamp.
She didn't expect the Original Being to admit to fear.
To do so would release the Original Beings, and then things would really be bad.
He'd expected her original reaction to him to be born of shock, but she wrapped her arms around him once again.
He shepherded them to the library door, returning to his original purpose.
The original bond from the time-before-time.
Pumpkin's original deposit with Bird Song was overdrawn and requests for further funds were excused away, purportedly awaiting some expected but unexplained bounty via the mail.
Though tattered, hungry, worn out, and reduced to a third of their original number, the French entered Moscow in good marching order.
She said she did not consider a degree of any real value, but thought it was much more desirable to do something original than to waste one's energies only for a degree.
The original story was read to her from a copy of "Andersen's Stories," published by Leavitt & Allen Bros., and may be found on p. 97 of Part I. in that volume.
She seems to have some idea of the difference between original composition and reproduction.
It is original in the same way that a poet's version of an old story is original.
Then came the work in college--original theme writing with new ideals of composition or at least new methods of suggesting those ideals.
Toward midnight, after he had left the countess' apartments, he was sitting upstairs in a shabby dressing gown, copying out the original transaction of the Scottish lodge of Freemasons at a table in his low room cloudy with tobacco smoke, when someone came in.
It was lunchtime before Dean was able to question Martha in detail about her original discovery, but the results were disappointing.
The whole of Damian's history, his forefathers', all the way to the Beginning, when spirits milled without purpose before the Original Beings shaped the universe into something much greater.
I ran into the Original Vamp already and am under the impression all the Original Beings are free.
Do you know how I can regain my Original power?