The intellect is a cleaver; it discerns and rifts its way into the secret of things.
She wanted to find, and still seeks, some secret motive in our actions.
What secret power, I wonder, caused this blossoming miracle?
It would be our secret; how we started, how we were a party to something that never happened before in history, and probably never will again; what we did and why; just the five of us.
It is remarkable how many creatures live wild and free though secret in the woods, and still sustain themselves in the neighborhood of towns, suspected by hunters only.
It's a tiny secret, one that may not alter much of anything.
Once again, I'll exercise caution and not lead anyone to my secret place.
This isn't a secret you're sworn to protect.
A'Ran fought his way through the Qatwali invaders to the secret battle planner hidden within one of the hills.
The cell was used for two purposes: to give people who had learned Jackson and Sarah's secret time to adjust before being set loose or influenced to forget, and to hold newly turned vampires until they could be trusted to not wipe out the population of a small city.
Whatever secret she kept, it couldn't change this moment or what he felt.
How did you manage to keep all that a secret... and why?
"I.m going to tell you a secret someone told me, Kris," she said, facing him.
Dean considered pointing out that Annie's reference to their "shared secret" didn't seem to refer to a pastoral hug, but held his tongue.
While I felt a secret of that magnitude couldn't remain so in an intimate relationship, I equally dreaded immersing myself so deeply into Howie's life.
Best I pluck one from their pack and nicely convince that person to share their secret with Daddy!
Did her secret really matter?
Her secret now revealed, Gabriel understood why she'd refused to tell him.
That he was troubled was no secret, though Rhyn didn.t understand why, aside from being a slave to Death.
She managed to keep her pregnancy secret until an abortion was out of the question and Donnie was born.
How are you coming on the secret code book?
Then he added, Won't it be uncomfortable for you to keep a secret from her?
I long to share my secret with the one I so love, but then fear and doubt overtake me before the words will leave my lips.
Jackson had not allowed himself to reflect on his relationship with Elisabeth prior to learning her secret, but now he let the memories rush in and in doing so, found some peace.
It is a secret the bears do not know, and we people of Voe usually walk upon the water when we travel, and so escape our enemies.
How often when considering her character I have told myself that I was to blame for not understanding her, for not understanding that constant composure and complacency and lack of all interests or desires, and the whole secret lies in the terrible truth that she is a depraved woman.
He was preparing to enter the university, but he and his friend Obolenski had lately, in secret, agreed to join the hussars.
This meant two stockings, which by a secret process known only to herself Anna Makarovna used to knit at the same time on the same needles, and which, when they were ready, she always triumphantly drew, one out of the other, in the children's presence.
The society need not be secret if the government allows it.
Yes, but it's a secret society and therefore a hostile and harmful one which can only cause harm.
A stern expression of the lofty, secret suffering of a soul burdened by the body appeared on her face.
He could take his time before revealing his secret without having to worry about his fangs popping up.
But you also say that our oath of allegiance is a conditional matter, and to that I reply: 'You are my best friend, as you know, but if you formed a secret society and began working against the government- -be it what it may--I know it is my duty to obey the government.
Though I tell myself that half my life and half my happiness are wrapped up in you, and that in spite of the distance separating us our hearts are united by indissoluble bonds, my heart rebels against fate and in spite of the pleasures and distractions around me I cannot overcome a certain secret sorrow that has been in my heart ever since we parted.
It wasn't going to take much for her to put together who, especially with the ultra-secret assignments protecting Deidre.
"How?" he asked, hoping this wasn't secret knowledge she hadn't shared with him.
Maybe the secret could wait until they had built a better foundation.
I know you have a secret and made deals with the Dark One.
A secret this size – where the Dark One takes a mate – is not going to stay secret long.
Would revealing your secret to him make him pity you or drive him away?
Wynn wasn't about to ask why it was secret or spend too much time in Hell with the violent creature before him.
She looked too sweet to be someone about to destroy the fabric between the immortal and mortal worlds, even if he did sense some sort of dark secret in her gaze.