Would he really accept her once she told him she sacrificed an innocent human to the Dark One?
"My only regret is that I didn't save the human you sacrificed when I had the chance," he responded in the same tone.
I sacrificed everything for the chance you would bring us together!
You sacrificed your immortal soul for him.
Go rescue him again, so he can kill more of the Immortals, like those you sacrificed to protect him the first time!
"You sacrificed your soul for Rhyn and your life for me," she said.
Just because you sacrificed your virtue for a few moments of pleasure doesn't mean I have tossed aside my innocence.
He took her there for the same reason he sacrificed so much else for her.
To the native Egyptians Alexander appeared as a deliverer from the Persian tyranny, and he sacrificed piously to the gods of Memphis.
The one is that the animal sacrificed was looked upon as a deity, and that, therefore, the liver represented the soul of the god; the other theory is that the deity in accepting the sacrifice identified himself with the animal, and that, therefore, the liver as the soul of the animal was the counterpart of the soul of the god.
On the other hand, serious difficulties arise if we assume that every animal sacrificed represents a deity; and even assuming that such a belief underlies the rite of animal sacrifice, a modification of the belief must have been introduced when such sacrifices became a common rite resorted to on every occasion when a deity was to be approached.
During the same period the assumption of the Venetian and Roman debts, losses on the issue of loans and the accumulation of annual deficits, had caused public indebtedness to rise from 92,000,000 to 328,000,000, no less than f 100,000,000 of the latter sum having been sacrificed in premiums and commissions to bankers and underwriters of loans.
Above all things Thenard was a teacher; as he himself said, the professor, the assistants, the laboratory - everything must be sacrificed to the students.
Afterwards, if it has survived the lesson, we let it go; but usually its life and beauty are sacrificed on the altar of learning, though in another sense it lives forever; for has it not been transformed into living thoughts?
I have made some sacrifices to a sense of duty, and among others have sacrificed this pleasure also.
I sacrificed it to Vulcan, for it was past serving the god Terminus.
I love to see that Nature is so rife with life that myriads can be afforded to be sacrificed and suffered to prey on one another; that tender organizations can be so serenely squashed out of existence like pulp--tadpoles which herons gobble up, and tortoises and toads run over in the road; and that sometimes it has rained flesh and blood!
"And this is gratitude--this is recognition for those who have sacrificed everything for his sake!" she cried.
I still believed in people, loved them, and sacrificed myself.
"Who sacrificed everything for him," chimed in the princess, who would again have risen had not the prince still held her fast, "though he never could appreciate it.
With drooping eyes and frequent blushes she told him she was very sorry about their past misunderstandings and did not now feel she had a right to ask him for anything, except only for permission, after the blow she had received, to remain for a few weeks longer in the house she so loved and where she had sacrificed so much.
And why were all efforts exhausted and six thousand men sacrificed to defend it till late at night on the twenty-fourth?