There was a fine line between protecting and smothering, though.
Quinn, who was our resident computer and electronic guru, was given information about protecting our security.
I spend my life protecting you.
He was protecting you.
But he stopped, a twinge of something akin to regret filtering through the hard layers protecting his emotions.
I don't know what to think about everyone you killed, but I do appreciate you protecting me.
He felt no wards protecting the station and shivered, wondering how many Guardians would be lost between now and when he could find and kill the Magician.
We all serve the same cause of protecting those weaker than us from evil.
It was his turn to protect her the way she never bothered protecting him.
His duty was beyond question the most important there was: protecting the souls of the dead mortals and dead-dead Immortals.
He was charged with protecting her.
He'd done the right thing in protecting her, even if the wounded look on her face made him feel both inadequate and frustrated.
Try not to act so happy about protecting us all from demons.
If he can't deal with that kind of adversity, how could he deal with something greater, like protecting us little humans?
Sometimes Jeff had this notion about protecting me from anything unpleasant.
As soon as Dean mentioned the luggage and briefcase locked in the trunk of the car, Fred insisted on protecting this valuable evidence by bringing them in—just for safekeeping.
Considering the fact that he makes such an effort at protecting you, I don't think he'd take your concerns lightly or think any less of you because you had them.
Alex took great pride in protecting her.
Jenn hesitated, guilty she'd indulged herself to visit a place she shouldn't instead of protecting the world she was sworn to preserve.
In her mind, she'd probably be protecting him.
He was merely protecting his investment.
She didn't like the feeling; she didn't believe in attachments, not when she was focused on protecting her world from others.
He didn't turn them into vamps or kill them; he had an agreement with the local Guardians – charged with protecting humans from vampires like him – that he'd let them go.
This usually comes in the form of protecting their citizenry from crime.
There was a fine line between protecting and smothering, though.
A couple of them were talking quietly, but she didn't hear them, instead unable to fathom that anyone would find her life worth protecting after her father hadn't.
Damian issued few clean-up orders, for there was no way to maintain the discretion his Guardians needed to mask their shadow operations protecting humanity.
He'd never have to worry about protecting her.
Maybe she could make a silver lining here, protecting the innocent.
The quietest and most distant of the brothers, Erik was charged with protecting northern Europe from demons.
There was more that he wasn't saying, and she suspected he was protecting her from the truth.
It wasn't going to take much for her to put together who, especially with the ultra-secret assignments protecting Deidre.
She wished she had a moment to talk to Gabriel, the deity charged with protecting the dead, to make sure she wasn't doing something wrong.
It was true, and only Andre supported his petition to be recognized as one of the seven sons charged by their father with protecting humanity against the Dark One.
You haven't, yet, because protecting me—albeit poorly—is still your duty.
She wasn.t sure if she should thank him for protecting him or curse him for the kiss.
But, if he could get some use out of him before it came time to kill him, he might have a better chance of protecting Katie.
Sasha may not have pulled the trigger on Andre, but someone he knew where to find their oldest brother, who had been protecting Katie when he was rendered dead-dead.
Aren.t you supposed to be protecting the weak, puny human?
I.m sworn to protect Toby, and I.ve done my duty in protecting Sasha, who is also my brother, according to the Code and the oaths I swore to my father and the Council!
We can't say if she planned on killing him with it or was just protecting herself but later she used it to cut his line.
Edith Shipton was protecting the one person she truly loved, her son Donnie.
He died because he was protecting me.
We are protecting you the only way we know how.
The thank-you is for protecting me when no one else would.
The bowler delivers his bowl with one foot on a mat or footer, made of india-rubber or cocoanut fibre, the size of which is also prescribed by rule as 24 by 16 in., though, with a view to protecting the green, Australasian clubs employ a much larger size, and require the bowler to keep both feet on the mat in the act of delivery.
In the course of a bloody insurrection in Catalonia, which ended in the bombardment of Barcelona, Ferdinand de Lesseps showed the most persistent bravery, rescuing from death, without distinction, the men belonging to the rival factions, and protecting and sending away not only the Frenchmen who were in danger, but foreigners of all nationalities.
Cromwell, who was as a rule especially scrupulous in protecting non-combatants from violence, justified his severity in this case by the cruelties perpetrated by the Irish in the rebellion of 1641, and as being necessary on military and political grounds in that it "would tend to prevent the effusion of blood for the future, which were the satisfactory grounds of such actions which otherwise cannot but work remorse and regret."
They perform a useful function in protecting their clients from the cruel usury which prevails, especially in the south.
Shortly afterwards his term of office was brought to a close by the failure of an attempt to secure for Italy a coaling station at Sanmen and a sphere of influence in China; but his policy of active participation in Chinese affairs was continued in a modified form by his successor, the Marquis Visconti Venosta, who, entering the reconstructed Pelloux cabinet in May 1899, retained the portfolio of foreign affairs in the ensuing Saracco administration, and secured the despatch of an Italian expedition, 2000 strong, to aid in repressing the Chinese outbreak and in protecting Italian interests in the Far East (July 1900).
Now for a short time the document leaves the great questions at issue between the king and the barons, and two chapters are devoted to protecting the people generally against the exactions of the Jews.
Such are the " guard-polyps " (machopolyps) of Plumularidae, which are often regarded as individuals of the nature of dactylozoids, but from a study of the mode of budding in this hydroid family Driesch concluded that the guard-polyps were not true polyp-individuals, although each is enclosed in a small protecting cup of the perisarc, known as a nematophore.
The spadix forms a gelatinous cyst, the so-called acrocyst (ac), external to the gonotheca (gth), enclosing and protecting the embryos.
My guess is that such people have some genetic factor protecting them against the adverse effects of bacon.
I assume that virtually everyone working in defense industries believes they are serving their country and protecting freedom.
Anyone who loves civilization necessarily appreciates the role of government in protecting liberties.
Its warm touch seemed so like a human caress, I really thought it was a sentient being, capable of loving and protecting 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..."
For the first time in his life, he'd thought he found his calling: protecting people as defenseless as his mate, Katie. And then, she'd died, and any purpose his life had died with her. Now, he just wanted to die-dead.
"Protecting me," Carmen said instantly.