Nature found a way to prevent that.
If he was trying to prevent her from escaping, he was doing a poor job of it.
She had enough strength to control the demon; maybe she could prevent it from escaping to a new host.
She rolled away from him, not wanting to cry in front of him but unable to prevent the tears that were starting to form.
If her powers grow enough, she'll not only prevent us from stitching up the tear between realms, but she'll open the doorway between the two worlds.
To anyone who looks at the field of Borodino without thinking of how the battle was actually fought, this position, protected by the river Kolocha, presents itself as obvious for an army whose object was to prevent an enemy from advancing along the Smolensk road to Moscow.
One placed a sleep patch on her ear to prevent her from waking and scooped her up while the other grabbed the last suitcase out of her bedroom.
If we were to be together at the full moon, do you think something would prevent her from killing me?
In 1747, it was discovered that lemons prevent scurvy.
In February 1532 he protested against all acts concerning the church passed by the parliament which met in 1529, but this did not prevent the important proceedings which secured the complete submission of the church to the state later in the same year.
Rostov took the joke as an insult, flared up, and said such unpleasant things to the officer that it was all Denisov could do to prevent a duel.
It is only to prevent some Pugachev or other from killing my children and yours, and Arakcheev from sending me off to some Military Settlement.
But to know what can and what cannot be executed is impossible, not only in the case of Napoleon's invasion of Russia in which millions participated, but even in the simplest event, for in either case millions of obstacles may arise to prevent its execution.
"You may want to take steps to prevent her winning," she suggested.
The connection alone might prevent a full-scale war.
He would pollinate a wheat stalk, then cover it with a trash bag to prevent contamination by other plants.
The men were forbidden to talk out loud, to smoke their pipes, or to strike a light, and they tried to prevent their horses neighing.
Kutuzov alone used all his power (and such power is very limited in the case of any commander-in-chief) to prevent an attack.
He pointed to the wall far enough behind him to prevent her from butting in.
Why else would they want Jenn, if not because they'd seen her name written as the mate of the one creature who could prevent them from executing goals as mysterious as those of the Watchers?
I compiled this for my dear Rissa, but I fear the demon will prevent me from giving it to her.
If an air-tight receptacle is not available, a small percentage of powdered carbon is added to the zinc-dust, to prevent increase in the amount of oxide, which, if present in excess, tends to make the deposit dull.
By doing this, we will come to understand those conditions better and perhaps prevent them.
Asymmetry will become more pronounced in the future, and we will either endure it, sacrifice individual liberty to prevent it, or come up with a new solution presently hidden from us.
"Well, do you think I shall prevent her, that I can't part from her?" said the old prince angrily.
His approaching departure did not prevent his amusing himself, but rather gave zest to his pleasures.
This melancholy, which did not prevent her amusing herself, did not hinder the young people who came to her house from passing the time pleasantly.
I know I can't prevent your doing so, but if you have a spark of conscience...
Shouldn't we put a cordon round to prevent the rest from running away?
And even had he not been hindered by anything on the way, his intention could not now have been carried out, for Napoleon had passed the Arbat more than four hours previously on his way from the Dorogomilov suburb to the Kremlin, and was now sitting in a very gloomy frame of mind in a royal study in the Kremlin, giving detailed and exact orders as to measures to be taken immediately to extinguish the fire, to prevent looting, and to reassure the inhabitants.
We belong to different camps, but that does not prevent my esteeming her as she deserves.
Other problems connected with his family interests served to complicate the situation and eventually to prevent the successful consummation of many of his plans.
Taran ducked his head to prevent demon or madman from seeing the hatred in his eyes.
Despite her oath to prevent the demon's passage from her body to its next
Rissa tensed, but his arms closed around her to prevent her from jumping off.
Meanwhile, his people acted as the eyes on the ground to the regular military, most of which was exiled overseas after the war to prevent the divided political elite from seizing control of it again.
Ne'Rin does his part to prevent you from suspecting him.
Fluorescent lighting increases the body's production of saliva, which helps prevent cavities.
"Give me time to collect my wits, Father," said he, with a smile that showed that his father's foibles did not prevent his son from loving and honoring him.
I have to be there in order to prevent it, he said carefully.