Now his father was putting a damper on it with his all consuming, self-serving plots.
Together they went to the kitchen and began putting the food in serving bowls.
Why don't you rest here a few minutes and I'll do the serving for once.
We don't start serving until five o'clock called one of a half dozen women setting out food on a steam line.
I can't picture him fighting or picking on anyone, but if I closely consider the signs, I can see his tendency to take advantage of others, if only in a self-serving way.
You chose a human and serving the White God over the immortal realm at the Schism, despite the need for your power by your fellow immortals.
After a hurried shower, he dressed and joined his silent wife in serving the gathering guests.
Like you said, I'll probably be bumped from serving on the jury anyway.
For what it's worth, Gabe was the most respected and longest serving assassin of Death before he got promoted.
I'm violating Immortal Code by serving you, by locking Rhyn in Hell to keep Kris from killing him.
He reached for the book, convinced Gabriel had finally gone crazy after all his years serving Death.
Rhyn snorted and faced Sasha, the brother charged with governing Australia, and the first to abandon the Council in favor of serving the Dark One.
Katie followed her into another hallway on the floor where the castle.s serving staff lived.
Serving them was another of his annoying habits.
"I had business," Romas said, serving a glowing Evelyn.
Fred began eating his cereal, with a serving spoon, a sure sign he wanted to accelerate the process and get on with the day's activities.
Finally, Cynthia calmed down enough to continue serving breakfast.
Getting some serving bowls.
And I didn't think we needed serving bowls.
As Easterners, Brady and his brothers continued the legacy their father and grandfather had of serving as the military advisors to the politicians that Tim's Western family bred.
"What we are – were – is of no concern now," he said slowly. The words were harder to say than he expected. He'd gone from Death's favorite – and the only death-dealer serving voluntarily – to just another of her assassins obligated to serve her, after he traded his soul for his best friend's life. Death had done her best over the years to force his human emotions out of him. But she was right.
She's a conniving, self-serving, arrogant creature. Heartless, too.
The drinks arrived in glasses better designed for raising fish than serving alcohol—a sure hit with the traveling salesmen.
As she leaned over the table to put them in the serving containers, a glass came down on the table on each side of her – his hands still attached.
Is this the speech you prepared for your sister, or is it merely self-serving advice?
If she didn't make it out of here, she'd at least go down serving the Guardians and the White God.
She peeked from his bathroom into the largest bedroom suite in the mansion then stepped into the area serving as a living room and study.
Alex joined them as they started serving and later drove his truck down and brought the team and wagon up to the footbridge.
When, however, the Civil War began, he volunteered into the navy, was rated acting master's mate, and became a midshipman in October 1861, and a lieutenant in July 1862, serving in the North Atlantic blockading squadron.
The names of leading legislators, which we so often find recorded in the history of primitive peoples, are symbols and myths, merely serving to mark an historic period or epoch by some definite and personal denomination.
One cold night in winter the serving men of the abbey were gathered in the great kitchen.
Maybe you think prisoners have it too easy serving time while their victims struggle to piece their lives back together.
I assume that virtually everyone working in defense industries believes they are serving their country and protecting freedom.
I sacrificed it to Vulcan, for it was past serving the god Terminus.
Anna Pavlovna was obviously serving him up as a treat to her guests.
Why aren't you serving in the army?