They are elected or appointed to protect the rights of the citizens, yet they become the agents of their death.
"I can't protect you," she said.
I'll protect you as I always have.
He wanted to protect her and preserve her innocence.
She acted like she was trying to protect him.
You have to protect him, the Watcher said.
A woman has a right to protect herself – any way she can.
I'm old enough, and I'm going to protect you from bad guys.
From Guardians, like Sean, who are sworn to protect people like you.
She knows her life is in his hands; there is no one to protect her from his wrath.
The fact that there was nothing to protect her from was irrelevant.
If Alex felt the need to protect her from Gerald, maybe she shouldn't be dancing with him.
Protect and Serve took on a new perspective.
Cassie folded the lip of her sombrero down to protect her face from the scorching sun.
I'll protect you, kiri.
The house rules had been set up to protect the girls from him.
He didn't think the memory was enough of a punishment for taking the life of an innocent human, but he was constrained again by the primary mission of the Guardians to protect humanity against evil, deserving or not.
Thou who art in that heaven, save, forgive, and protect me!
Pierre answered that he "was protecting a woman," and that "to protect a woman who was being insulted was the duty of every man; that..."
Maybe he was one of those men who felt they needed to protect and care for all women.
The others, even Quinn, didn't disagree, but added, "And protect ourselves in doing so."
But first, I must protect myself from the worthless snapping hounds of police before I search out this mystery clairvoyant.
At barely ten years old, he'd been too weak to fight off full-grown men, too weak to protect her.
You exiled me for trying to protect the mortal realm.
"You have a good conscience, friend Horse," it said, "and if you attend to its teachings it will do much to protect you from harm.
Heck, even Japan only recently allowed imports of rice and taxes the imports at 500 percent in order to protect their rice farmers.
In our individual countries, sets of laws are created by the citizenry and are designed to protect life, liberty, and property.
Free people establish governments to protect their rights.
And I have another beautiful Mastiff--the largest one I ever saw--and he will go along to protect us.
It was evident that Prince Andrew's ironical tone toward the pilgrims and Princess Mary's helpless attempts to protect them were their customary long-established relations on the matter.
(3) Sunday and Wednesday of each week are appointed as the chief market days and to that end a sufficient number of troops will be stationed along the highroads on Tuesdays and Saturdays at such distances from the town as to protect the carts.
I don't see how that's any different than you trying to protect me.
Maybe he was trying to protect her, but more likely he was simply trying to conceal the problem.
Either he was sticking his neck out to protect her, or he wasn't involved in anything illegal.
I made the mistake of telling her that parents of two of the girls wanted me here to protect them from thieves and murderers.
Until men learn the meaning of the word no, I'll protect myself in the way that has proven most effective.
Sworn assurances you or your people will not pursue our identity in any way and you'll do all in your power to protect our anonymity.
No one could protect me against him if I betrayed him.
Gazing at his adopted brother and recalling everything they'd done to protect humans, Jule had no doubt giving up his life in the immortal world was worth it, despite Xander's uncertainty.
She'd make him proud and protect him and the rest of the Guardians from her father, even if destroying her father took her own life.
Are you trying to protect her now?
Of all the coddling he'd accused Sofi and Bianca of doing, he'd been working hard to protect Darian from anything that might force him to grow into his powers.
He understood it was in their best interest to protect humanity.
He wasn't to that point yet, and he had to figure out just how to protect the woman from the man she considered her own father.
Or he could protect her.
I'll find a way to protect you.
"If he chooses to protect this target from us—" "First," Damian said, standing, "Jule doesn't take orders from you.
Yully listened, breathless, to the strangers who vowed to protect her from a threat similar to her father.
It's why they do what they do, to protect humanity from that fate.
Are you trying to protect me?
He'd sworn to Damian that he'd protect him.
It's better for both of us, and it's the only real way I can protect you from him.
I'll find a way to protect you, even if it takes a while.
Rainy was supposed to protect a Natural he found.
"I love that you're protective," she interrupted, "even when there is nothing to protect me from.
Why don't you protect those fantastic legs with some jeans and I'll take you to explore the woods.
He wasn't trying to find out anything to protect her.
She replaced the hat to protect her searing scalp.
What a wicked thought to have about the man who had risked his life to protect her - not once, but a number of times in the last few days - and with so little to gain.
They claimed to have done so in the spirit of good will and a desire to protect the privacy of the tipster.
Baby Claire helped too, by taking her turn by demanding attention while I spent the time worrying about how I could protect the nest of fragile souls under my care.
I've got a contact for you but protect this like your girlfriend at a drunken frat party.
It's rule number one: protect humans at all cost.
My job is to protect people like you from monsters like those in the alley.
It was his job to protect humans, and he hadn't been able to protect one woman in his own home!
No matter what, you will always, always protect your family first.
His thoughts darkened as he thought of leaving the Guardians defenseless to protect a woman he wasn't sure he should.
He can't protect you for long.
If governments are created to protect the life, liberty, and property of their citizenry, what all does that entail?
They would say, If government is obligated to protect its citizens from a foreign invader, then it is obligated to protect them from a criminal.
It is necessary to protect life, liberty, and property.
Practically speaking, governments often act as if their first duty is to protect the government, not the people.
Two thousand summers have imparted to the monuments of Grecian literature, as to her marbles, only a maturer golden and autumnal tint, for they have carried their own serene and celestial atmosphere into all lands to protect them against the corrosion of time.
Higher up stood some Russian infantry, neither moving forward to protect the battery nor backward with the fleeing crowd.
I thought your point was that I was trying to protect you.
It seemed like too long already, especially since the woman was alone to protect herself.
I just want to protect you...
Be so good as to protect us!