Pumpkin held up the hanger, his outfit draped like black robed judge.
The robed man came again and repaired the damage.
Rhyn fell quiet, and the robed man turned to her.
The robed man sent what looked like a lightning bolt down the hall.
"Come with me," the robed man ordered her.
She trailed the robed man through two doors and into a hot, dry night.
The robed man strode away, and Katie and Lankha eased from the corner.
The robed man led her into the fortress and wound his way through bright intersections, down stairs, and into a more opulent part of the building.
"My lord, Sasha, I have brought the human," her robed escort said in a monotone voice.
The robed man bowed and retreated to the door.
The robed man who had led her to the hall strode forward and took the vial, then backed away silently.
The robed man returned and spoke in the harsh tongue.
The robed man dropped her body on the bed, sealed the cage, and turned to Rhyn.
Rhyn growled at the robed man, who hurried away.
She heard the hisses that preceded the robed man's approach.
She hesitated, reviewing what the inmates had told her about grabbing the robed man's necklace.
The robed man was small.
Hands darted from the cells to swipe at them, and she saw why the robed man kept to the center of the corridor.
The robed man opened the door for her as he had before.
The robed man didn't fall to her feet unconsciously as she planned but stared at her in surprise.
The robed man stretched for her.
The robed man was coming for her.
The robed man tackled her, and the amulet went flying.
She wrenched away, only for the robed man to snatch her ankle and drag her down.
She kicked the robed man, and both launched themselves at the amulet.
The robed man scrambled to his feet and darted for the door.
"Do your worst, you rabid dog," she challenged as she approached the point where the robed man had disappeared.
She sensed his movement and closed her eyes, willing her death to be as fast as the robed man's.
Used my newfound power to steal a key from some robed freak.
Rhyn turned to face the robed woman, and Katie slid away from him.
A breakfast buffet lined one end of the cafeteria, with brown-robed women moving in between the food and the kitchen.
The peasants believe in charms and omens, in vampires, were-wolves, ghosts, the evil eye and vile or white-robed spirits of the earth, air, stream and mountain, with hoofs like a goat and henna-dyed nails and hair.
In a contemporary psalter (preserved in the library of St Mark at Venice) there is a portrait of him, with a grey beard, crowned and robed in imperial costume.
The last lines of this, as rendered by Dr Gilbert Murray, are as follows:- "Robed in pure white, I have borne me clean From man's vile birth and coffined clay, And exiled from my lips alway Touch of all meat where life bath been."
In this she is represented standing upright, simply robed, a hood over her head, the left hand raised and pointing upwards.
High, of a female standing, robed in a close-fitting chiton.
Isaac, drawn from his prison and robed once more in the imperial purple, received his son in state.
It is said that to the dead body, crowned and robed in royal raiment, and enthroned beside the king, the assembled nobles of Portugal paid homage as to their queen, swearing fealty on the withered hand of the corpse.
Jellia at once departed on the errand, and she was gone so long that they had almost forgotten her mission when the green robed maiden returned with a troubled face.
A blue-robed man, whose fittest roof is the overarching sky which reflects his serenity.