Was that why Alex was so concerned about her safety lately?
The first private state bank was opened in 1817; an act of 1831 provided for a safety fund guaranteeing bank circulations and derived from a 41% tax on capital stock and a 1 o% tax on profits; but this law was modified in 1842, the tax being removed from banks giving specie guarantees; and a free banking act was passed in 1851.
She eyed it nervously, not wanting to venture past the safety of the bedroom.
As she retreated to the safety of her quarters, her gaze was caught by the objects sitting on her bed: a fat sketchbook and pack of drawing pencils.
She wanted to go down on her own terms, not lured into a false sense of safety before he chopped off her head.
She wandered back to the safety of her room, wanting paper and pencils, her favorite jeans … anything familiar to comfort her.
Here, easy accessibility, great ice in a deep, narrow gorge, facilities close by and a park run by people who understood the sport and emphasized safety, made for an ideal package.
The two vampires always stayed in the night of the full moon to assure safety from their mortal enemies; werewolves.
While safety is closely monitored, the challenge is not for the untrained or naive.
It burned him, but he had to put her safety over whatever he felt.
He unfolded it only when in the safety of his locked room and sat it down on the desk to stare at it.
I do want to tell you a few things for your safety and enjoyment, though.
Other than a healthy concern for his safety, Aaron fit her idea of a typical client.
Carmen was as concerned about his safety as he was hers, but she had never tried to discourage him from doing anything.
Jessi breathed in his scent, wanting to feel the safety of his arms once more but torn by her situation.
Rather than face this ordeal Alexius fled to Vienna and placed himself under the protection of his brother-in-law, the emperor Charles VI., who sent him for safety first to the Tirolean fortress of Ahrenberg, and finally to the castle of San Elmo at Naples.
In the ordinary working of a hot-water apparatus the expansion pipe already referred to will prevent any overdue pressure occurring in the boiler; should, however, the pipes Safety become blocked in any way while the apparatus is valves.
The benefits of civilization—from wealth to individual liberty and self-determination, from better health to safety and peace—all outweigh what its proponents can offer.
When compelled to rise they would sometimes circle round and round and over the pond at a considerable height, from which they could easily see to other ponds and the river, like black motes in the sky; and, when I thought they had gone off thither long since, they would settle down by a slanting flight of a quarter of a mile on to a distant part which was left free; but what beside safety they got by sailing in the middle of Walden I do not know, unless they love its water for the same reason that I do.
But when he saw that the horsemen did not dismount and that the wolf shook herself and ran for safety, Daniel set his chestnut galloping, not at the wolf but straight toward the wood, just as Karay had run to cut the animal off.
The same evening that the prince gave his instructions to Alpatych, Dessalles, having asked to see Princess Mary, told her that, as the prince was not very well and was taking no steps to secure his safety, though from Prince Andrew's letter it was evident that to remain at Bald Hills might be dangerous, he respectfully advised her to send a letter by Alpatych to the Provincial Governor at Smolensk, asking him to let her know the state of affairs and the extent of the danger to which Bald Hills was exposed.
Her only chance at safety was across a swath of broken glass.
Lana stretched onto her stomach, watching them from the safety of the tree.
Some small part of her yearned to feel that sense of unconditional safety and affection.
Its safety also was secured by the barrier of rugged mountains (7000 to 8000 ft.) which separates its district from the rest of Asia Minor.
On one occasion when Colonel Napier was called from home on foreign service, these papers, together with a portrait of John Napier and a Bible with his autograph, were deposited for safety in a room of the house at Milliken, in Renfrewshire.
The guanaco (Auchenia), which ranges from Tierra del Fuego to the Bolivian highlands, finds comparative safety in these uninhabitable solitudes, and is still numerous.
When she heard nothing in the hallway, she eased out of the safety of his room.
In her concern for his safety, she hadn't showered or changed clothes - or even combed her hair.
"In the interest of safety," she answered dryly, "I think I'll take the wheel chair."
We need to get to safety, and I don't have enough food to blow up the amount of trees it'll take to stop a herd of demons.