He knew he wasn't performing well in his new role, but to hear Fate tell him he was on a crash course with catastrophe made him sick to his stomach.
"Where would I not go at the countess' command!" said Denisov, who at the Rostovs' had jocularly assumed the role of Natasha's knight.
She swallowed hard, uncomfortable with playing the role of judge and jury.
Yet she tried to learn her new role with a selflessness that struck him now as incredible.
The government operating in its correct role is instrumental to civilization.
It is situated on the Trnava, and has played an important role in the ecclesiastical history of Hungary.
The role of the prince as a ruler is a very shadowy one.
She had allowed herself to fall into the role of mistress.
To escape the smiling innkeeper role, he plodded barefoot out back to the small patio, fired up the barbeque, popped the cap on the first of the last three Fat Tire Ales and stretched out on Cynthia's chaise.
He looked around, furious at Darkyn for earning the trust of people who didn't trust him in his new role as Death.
How did you know it could complicate the role of Death?
She had to be, or he wouldn't have been able to assume her role as Death.
Assuming the role of Death heightened his senses about dealing with Immortals.
You must grow beyond your role as a battle commander, if you want her to accept her place.
I had no real power and absolutely no guidance from you or anyone else on what my role was.
Though he knew he should stay and perform his role as warlord, no part of him was willing.
Whatever was bothering him, it was clear that he didn't want to continue his role as protector and director.
As the elder brother, he took his role seriously, even if it was the only thing he put any effort into.
Lemstrbm believed atmospheric electricity to play an important part in the natural growth of vegetation, and he assigned a special role to the needles of fir and pine trees.
Among the Greeks and Romans likewise it was the liver that continued throughout all periods to play the chief role in divination through the sacrificial animal.
4, 10, 15, &c.) to burn the processus pyramidalis of the liver, which played a particularly significant role in hepatoscopy, calls for special mention.
For such a role it is in no sense fitted.
This must not be taken to mean, however, that the medusa is derived from a sessile polyp; it must be regarded as a direct modification of the more ancient free actinula form, without primitively any intervening polyp-stage, such as has been introduced secondarily into the development of the Leptolinae and represents 'a revival, so to speak, of an ancestral form or larval stage, which has taken on a special role in the economy of the species.
Their role in nature is therefore beneficial to the cultivator.
National sacra and the ceremonial requirements were made to assume a secondary role or were even ignored.'
In 1413 he resumed his role of mediator, and was for a short time tutor to the dauphin.
Now let's look at the role of government, both philosophically and historically, which also changes over time.
Some believe this is the beginning and end of the role of government.
These nations will play a substantial role in shaping this new English, as they bring grammatical structure, idioms, and nuanced words from their native tongue.
I do not think the importance of YouTube lies in its role as a communication method nor as a fundamentally new means of distribution of media.
Anyone who loves civilization necessarily appreciates the role of government in protecting liberties.
While the Tigris never played the same role historically as the Euphrates, numerous remains of antiquity are to be seen along its course.
The Others wouldn't spare the realm in their attempt to destroy their enemies, and Jonny wasn't yet able to grasp his role in the mess.
She wanted to commiserate with the horse's assistant, who seemed as awkward in his role as Jessi felt in hers.
Eden had been more than a friend, assuming the role of Xander's mother when his died.
Was she encouraging Alex to assume a paternal role, or was she merely old-fashioned enough to think that men and women had specific roles?
The dhjan nishani must willingly accept her place at your side and her role in helping the planet.
Mansr's parting warning, that she must voluntarily accept her role and Anshan as her home, had struck him as odd, for why would she not when he honored her with the greatest honor ever bestowed upon a non-ruling Anshan?
With a sense of deep dread, he felt for the first time that the role he expected of her may not be a role she chose to fulfill.
If that were the best Ne'Rin could say of the difficult woman … She should have settled by this point, adopted her role and been properly behaved.
"On the contrary, things seem satisfactory, ma cousine," said Pierre in the bantering tone he habitually adopted toward her, always feeling uncomfortable in the role of her benefactor.
Napoleon did not notice that in regard to his army he was playing the part of a doctor who hinders by his medicines--a role he so justly understood and condemned.