I've heard rumors among my vamps of the Others walking among them.
"I don't like to spread rumors," Westlake continued, "but his mother tells me our Billy is going to be a father."
Rumors still abounded concerning Billy's death.
Rumors continued to be rampant about his alleged culpability in Billy Langstrom's death.
One school of thought held that he was a victim of unproven rumors about Billy Langstrom's accident, spread to Denver by Billy's high school friends.
I.ve heard the rumors through the demons in my territory.
A few more stragglers, rumors of a new East-West War, Mike summarized with a shrug.
"I just assumed … maybe the rumors of another civil war are right," Kelli said, her face growing worried.
He'd heard the same rumors his little brother had, that Claire was sleeping with at least a couple other men.
There are some strange rumors going around.
I trust you more than anyone, Jule, but these rumors of wars between immortals have been around for three generations of White Gods.
Rumors spread through the guardsmen of a second Schism, one that would finish what the first started.
He couldn't help hoping he saw this strange, new mortal world again, and the rumors spreading throughout the ranks of guardsmen were just that—rumors.
I believe now the rumors were true, Darian said, at peace after his trip to the immortal world.
She knew the rumors that spoke of the Warlord being cursed.
His gaze lingered on Vara, and he wondered if the rumors of the widening chasm between him and his father were true.
Not only where you are--at the heart of affairs and of the world--is the talk all of war, even here amid fieldwork and the calm of nature--which townsfolk consider characteristic of the country--rumors of war are heard and painfully felt.
Though there was no definite news of an Austrian defeat, there were many circumstances confirming the unfavorable rumors that were afloat, and so Kutuzov's suggestion of an Austrian victory sounded much like irony.
For Christ's sake think of us! cried his wife, referring to the rumors of war and the enemy.
Various obscure rumors were always current among them: at one time a rumor that they would all be enrolled as Cossacks; at another of a new religion to which they were all to be converted; then of some proclamation of the Tsar's and of an oath to the Tsar Paul in 1797 (in connection with which it was rumored that freedom had been granted them but the landowners had stopped it), then of Peter Fedorovich's return to the throne in seven years' time, when everything would be made free and so "simple" that there would be no restrictions.
Rumors of the war with Bonaparte and his invasion were connected in their minds with the same sort of vague notions of Antichrist, the end of the world, and "pure freedom."
The head of the family, Count Ilya Rostov, continually drove about the city collecting the current rumors from all sides and gave superficial and hasty orders at home about the preparations for their departure.
Dorokhov's report about Broussier's division, the guerrillas' reports of distress in Napoleon's army, rumors of preparations for leaving Moscow, all confirmed the supposition that the French army was beaten and preparing for flight.