More than likely the correction was to prevent her from being embarrassed.
Nature found a way to prevent that.
If he was trying to prevent her from escaping, he was doing a poor job of it.
I have to be there in order to prevent it, he said carefully.
But still they would whisper, and he could not prevent it.
If you had been with them you couldn't have done anything to prevent the accident.
The Others want to prevent it.
I'm sorry to prevent you from seeing him, but I didn't know...
It was pretty bad when the only way to prevent her father from interfering in her life was leaving the state.
The battle got so bad that the only way to prevent the annihilation of every being in the universe was to divide the physical and divine worlds.
The connection alone might prevent a full-scale war.
If they pay the tax from a mistaken interest in the individual taxed, to save his property, or prevent his going to jail, it is because they have not considered wisely how far they let their private feelings interfere with the public good.
When the wine was passed to our neighbour, he was obliged to stand up to prevent her taking it away from him.
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.
A way to make Gabriel my mate and a way to prevent Darkyn from destroying everything.
All she had to do was find a way to prevent them from crippling her logic for now.
They were giving him antibiotics to prevent pneumonia.
Dusty looked around the gym, sensing it was beyond time for him to admit he couldn't prevent what was coming.
The early December sun couldn't set fast enough to prevent her pounding headache from growing worse on her drive to work.
Unlike the regular military, the political elite's security private forces were made up of children from the upper class to prevent the elite class from becoming polluted by the poor.
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.
This simultaneous discussion of many topics did not prevent a clear understanding but on the contrary was the surest sign that they fully understood one another.
I replaced the bull last year to prevent inbreeding, but I've been pleased with the offspring.
She rolled away from him, not wanting to cry in front of him but unable to prevent the tears that were starting to form.
Deidre, for what little this is worth, I apologize for not being good enough or smart enough or quick enough to prevent the inevitable.
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.
She hid in the room most of the day to prevent any more run-ins with cats or models and to think.
I know I can't prevent your doing so, but if you have a spark of conscience...
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.
A man was placed on guard at the door to prevent interruption.
Only low brush could grow in so small a space... no trees to prevent a vehicle from plunging into the forested mountain ranges below and beyond.
I have to be there in order to prevent it, he said carefully.
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.
She didn't believe for one minute he was going to find a way to prevent her from dying in three months.
She had enough strength to control the demon; maybe she could prevent it from escaping to a new host.
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.
"You may want to take steps to prevent her winning," she suggested.
If we were to be together at the full moon, do you think something would prevent her from killing me?
He pointed to the wall far enough behind him to prevent her from butting in.
He would pollinate a wheat stalk, then cover it with a trash bag to prevent contamination by other plants.
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.
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.
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.
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.
We belong to different camps, but that does not prevent my esteeming her as she deserves.
Kutuzov alone used all his power (and such power is very limited in the case of any commander-in-chief) to prevent an attack.
Would walking through it prevent more issues and fix those he had?
Ne'Rin does his part to prevent you from suspecting him.
Despite her oath to prevent the demon's passage from her body to its next
Taran ducked his head to prevent demon or madman from seeing the hatred in his eyes.
Other problems connected with his family interests served to complicate the situation and eventually to prevent the successful consummation of many of his plans.
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.
It might prevent them from feeling as out of place as she did in her youth.
I did nothing to encourage him and you did absolutely nothing to prevent it.
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.
In 1747, it was discovered that lemons prevent scurvy.
Shouldn't we put a cordon round to prevent the rest from running away?
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.
Rissa tensed, but his arms closed around her to prevent her from jumping off.
It was getting more difficult to keep his distance from his mate, and he hated knowing he'd have to hurt her emotionally to prevent the tumor from growing too fast.
To see if there's something I can do in order to prevent the inevitable, of course.
It was too fanciful to look so far ahead when he needed to determine how to prevent his people from starving.
If they are unable to destroy him, they will assign soldiers to shadow his every move to prevent him from creating more vampires.
You know tonight I had to prevent the VP's commo guy from using the emergency network to order gin?
My father had in order to prevent me from ruling my kingdom as I should.
And if you think I can prevent him, you're - -
He didn't need the distraction of worrying about the queen while trying to prevent them from losing the war!
Technical workarounds will prevent technical monopolies in the future.
He would perhaps have placed alder branches over the narrow holes in the ice, which were four or five rods apart and an equal distance from the shore, and having fastened the end of the line to a stick to prevent its being pulled through, have passed the slack line over a twig of the alder, a foot or more above the ice, and tied a dry oak leaf to it, which, being pulled down, would show when he had a bite.
Ashley's eyes glowed, and Jessi hated herself for wanting to leave or prevent her cousin from ever seeing Xander again, when it clearly made her happy.
He sat on a boulder near the entrance, as if he were the bouncer trying to prevent someone like her from exiting.
That necklace will absorb new magic and prevent him from accessing the depths of his current store.
In order to prevent youthful unchastity, marriages are contracted between children of eight years old, the girl being brought home to live with the lad at his parents' home till a child is born, when a separate dwelling is provided for the youthful couple.
Though he could track her easily, he wasn't certain how to prevent her from using the portals.
Wynn, is it true Gabriel can prevent me from dying now?