He must have been overwhelmed with the responsibility - and guilt.
Carmen gazed down at Matthew, overwhelmed with the joy of motherhood.
She managed a smile, too overwhelmed by her emotions to speak.
She rubbed her face, overwhelmed by her day.
She took a step back, overwhelmed by the scene before her.
She felt suddenly overwhelmed by loneliness.
Darian's scent and touch overwhelmed her while his hot kisses set fire to a desire stronger than any she'd ever experienced.
She almost overwhelmed me with inquiries which were the natural outgrowth of her quickened intelligence.
The buildings blocked the sun, and the barrage of sensations overwhelmed her.
She looked around, overwhelmed by the idea of trying to find a way west on her own.
All of the sudden I feel overwhelmed by the responsibility of marriage.
It's normal to feel overwhelmed sometimes by the depth of your love.
Distant alarm was overwhelmed by need.
I think she was overwhelmed by the idea of being a star.
Awareness filled and overwhelmed her senses, blinding her to all but instinct and the sound of her breathing.
Kiera was hungry and overwhelmed once again.
She'd had never felt overwhelmed by a man before, and she'd certainly never been a woman who felt weak-kneed!
Overwhelmed by the pleasure, Deidre bit him hard enough that she tasted him.
Overwhelmed and upset, she wasn't sure if she wanted to run or cry.
Gabriel slowed his movements, quickly overwhelmed by the voices.
Jade waited, hoping Sasha.s desire to return to Hell or take out Kris overwhelmed any suspicion he had.
It was in his nature to take command, and yet he felt overwhelmed by what had happened.
If he was feeling overwhelmed, the last thing he wanted to do was take on her problems.
He was overwhelmed, but he wasn't ready to delegate – not to her, anyway.
Don't you feel overwhelmed by it? she asked Alex.
Deidre didn't know what to say, overwhelmed by him and her emotions.
The southern wall was overwhelmed, and a secondary barrier had been constructed overnight to halt Landis's progress.
Like Alex, she had been overwhelmed by grief and burden of finances.
Overwhelmed with fatigue, she relaxed with her back against the solid support of his body.
The Abyssinians, 20,000 strong, speedily overwhelmed the small Italian force, which, after exhausting its ammunition, was destroyed where it stood.
She all but snatched her hand away, overwhelmed at the images in her head.
Whenever she felt overwhelmed from her oncoming death or the doctors' news, she ran to her room until she was strong enough to face the world again.
Just a little overwhelmed I guess.
She almost laughed, feeling overwhelmed by her task and uneasy in the stranger's house.
Jessi gazed up at him, overwhelmed by the compelling aura around him, without understanding it.
The church was hot and loud, the scents that overwhelmed her outside stifling.
"What made you come?" he asked She wiped her eyes again, overwhelmed by his presence yet comforted by the flow of energy between them.
Overwhelmed, she instinctively tilted her head in submission, exposing her neck to him.
There was no reason to feel so overwhelmed with emotion – specifically fear.
The sense of being overwhelmed made Deidre grip the coffee mug hard.
Fatigued, overwhelmed, Deidre was unable to summon the physical strength to move or the willpower to order him away.
Grief had overwhelmed her so completely, it was like a bad dream she could not shake off.
The idea of caring for her overwhelmed him again. He'd never had a reason to try to control his power or to focus on anything other than surviving. That a simple little mortal could show him just how little his Immortal and demon powers really meant humbled him. If he found his way, it would be because of her. Her distress and sorrow were, buried but he still saw them. She was trying to be brave, asking him for one last moment of comfort before what she thought was the end.
He must be overwhelmed by responsibility at this point and she had done nothing to help.
She flipped through his schedule, overwhelmed before it even began.
At all events, during the first months of the reign of Artaxerxes I., he was the ruling power in the state (therefore the chronographers wrongly reckon him as king, with a reign of seven months), until Artaxerxes, having learned the truth about the murder of his father and his brother, overwhelmed and killed Artabanus and his sons in open fight.
But the storm overwhelmed him: sober Catholics felt that his vulgar extravagances had prejudiced Catholic doctrine, and Miltitz, who was sent from Rome to deal with the situation, administered to him a severe castigation.
Let us not be upset and overwhelmed in that terrible rapid and whirlpool called a dinner, situated in the meridian shallows.
A fourth while seemingly overwhelmed with work would often come accidentally under the Emperor's eye.
The scent of his blood overwhelmed any objection she could make, and she snatched his arm.
Memories of how much Darian loved Claire, of his own nights in her bed, overwhelmed him.
To protect you, your mind backtracks whenever you feel overwhelmed, overly stressed, mentally threatened.
Overwhelmed, she closed her eyes, enjoying the heat.
She looked back at the lines of those who fled, overwhelmed again.
Nothing is wrong and I'm not overwhelmed with work.
With all that going on, and your loyalty to a dying friend, you were so overwhelmed that you didn't know which way to turn.
Distressed by her night and overwhelmed by the idea Xander had a softer side, she thought of nothing more than getting home and crawling into bed.
Dryden, while compelled to honour him as an upright judge, overwhelmed his memory with scathing, if venal, satire; and Dryden's satire has been accepted as truth by later historians.
On the latter hypothesis it has been generally assumed that the wild camels are the descendants of droves of the domesticated breed which escaped when certain central Asian cities were overwhelmed by sand-storms. This theory, according to Professor Leche, is rendered improbable by Dr Sven Hedin's observations on the habits and mode of life of the wild camel.
His army found itself a little to the north of the town near the village of Legnano, when the troops of the city, assisted only by a few allies from Piacenza, Verona, Brescia, Novara and Vercelli, met and overwhelmed it.
In spite of the chase, the pure magnificence of the mountains overwhelmed him.
After this came the Great Depression, which so overwhelmed the social support structures that Americans turned to the government for help and have never turned back.