Carmen had been his soul mate for a long time.
With all his soul he had always sought one thing--to be perfectly good--so he could not be afraid of death.
Instead, she'd touched his soul, and it'd laughed and turned her magic away.
"Swear on your soul?" she asked.
"I've been doing a lot of soul searching and am just trying to … be a better person," he said with a nervous chuckle and rubbed his mouth again.
Consider that the welfare of his soul is at stake.
Love is at the soul of everything.
The greater part of what my neighbors call good I believe in my soul to be bad, and if I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior.
It was the scream of a soul dying.
My soul delights in the repose and gracious curves of the Venus; and in Barre's bronzes the secrets of the jungle are revealed to me.
He could have told her he was the devil and that he now owned her soul, and she would have stayed there, wondering if he'd kiss her.
Jule, whose soul had somehow lingered in her body when she'd touched him, and who had become the only man she'd ever felt safe around.
He began to cry, the soul-deep weeping of a man who'd lost all and spent his tormented life in a level of hell she'd never be able to imagine.
Words are powerless to describe the desolation of that prison-house, or the joy of the soul that is delivered out of its captivity.
If they were truly soul mates, she should be in his corner all the way.
I could yell my lungs raw and not a soul could hear.
Bianca was the kind of woman who could heal his soul, if he had time to let her.
He felt it in his bones, just as he'd felt a soul-deep connection to her the moment he'd touched her.
She was alone and segregated, partly because she was new, and partly because an Oracle's soul-reading job was brutal enough that most Oracles—including his mother—killed themselves soon after their full powers manifested within them.
"I see a man who just lost the last connection to someone he loved to his soul," she whispered.
It was one thing to offer her body, but her heart, her soul … he would take all of her, consume her completely, irrevocably.
The death visions, the distrust everyone on the planet had for a soul-reader, the inability to eat … they were nothing compared to helping a man find his soul again.
If Gabriel had killed her while trying to save her, he'd kill the soul in her head, too, the one that damned Deidre to Hell.
She still didn't quite trust he'd keep his word, but she prayed with every ounce of her soul that he did.
She was in Hell, because there was nowhere else for her lost soul to go.
"Only my soul," he replied ruefully.
Such knowledge floods the soul unseen with a soundless tidal wave of deepening thought.
This inherited capacity is a sort of sixth sense--a soul-sense which sees, hears, feels, all in one.
In the country one sees only Nature's fair works, and one's soul is not saddened by the cruel struggle for mere existence that goes on in the crowded city.
Love your Heavenly Father with your whole heart and soul, love every child of God as much as ever you can, and remember that the possibilities of good are greater than the possibilities of evil; and you have the key to Heaven.
Since Bishop Brooks died I have read the Bible through; also some philosophical works on religion, among them Swedenborg's "Heaven and Hell" and Drummond's "Ascent of Man," and I have found no creed or system more soul-satisfying than Bishop Brooks's creed of love.
I received from them gifts that have the gentle concurrence of the heart, books containing their own thoughts, soul-illumined letters, and photographs that I love to have described again and again.
I do try to think that he is still near, very near; but sometimes the thought that he is not here, that I shall not see him when I go to Boston,--that he is gone,--rushes over my soul like a great wave of sorrow.
Love always finds its way to an imprisoned soul, and leads it out into the world of freedom and intelligence!
The "Iliad" tells of almost nothing but war, and one sometimes wearies of the clash of spears and the din of battle; but the "Odyssey" tells of nobler courage--the courage of a soul sore tried, but steadfast to the end.
Science and faith together led him to try to make his way into the soul which he believed was born in Laura Bridgman as in every other human being.
It is intelligent, but lacks mobility, or soul, or something.
The little fellow who whirls his "New York Flyer" round the nursery, making "horseshoe curves" undreamed of by less imaginative engineers, is concentrating his whole soul on his toy locomotive.
There isn't a living soul in this part of the world to whom I can go for advice in this, or indeed, in any other educational difficulty.
Through Charles Kingsley's "Greek Heroes" she had become familiar with the beautiful stories of the Greek gods and goddesses, and she must have met with the words GOD, HEAVEN, SOUL, and a great many similar expressions in books.
I told her that God was everywhere, and that she must not think of Him as a person, but as the life, the mind, the soul of everything.
"No one knows what the soul is like," I replied; "but we know that it is not the body, and it is that part of us which thinks and loves and hopes, and which Christian people believe will live on after the body is dead."
I then asked her, "Can you think of your soul as separate from your body?"
"Oh, yes!" she replied; "because last hour I was thinking very hard of Mr. Anagnos, and then my mind,"--then changing the word--"my soul was in Athens, but my body was here in the study."
I explained to her that the soul, too, is invisible, or in other words, that it is without apparent form.
"But if I write what my soul thinks," she said, "then it will be visible, and the words will be its body."
To her pure soul all evil is equally unlovely.
He has two neighbours, who live still farther north; one is King Winter, a cross and churlish old monarch, who is hard and cruel, and delights in making the poor suffer and weep; but the other neighbour is Santa Claus, a fine, good-natured, jolly old soul, who loves to do good, and who brings presents to the poor, and to nice little children at Christmas.
That word startled my soul, and it awoke, full of the spirit of the morning, full of joyous, exultant song.
Beside the tomb sits a weary soul, rejoicing neither in the joys of the past nor in the possibilities of the future, but seeking consolation in forgetfulness.
Behold all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sinneth, it shall die.
Do you consider that assassination shows greatness of soul? said the little princess, smiling and drawing her work nearer to her.
Worldly conversation at a moment when his soul is already prepared...
It uplifts the soul to see such men as the old count and his worthy son, said she.
"Att-ention!" shouted the regimental commander in a soul-shaking voice which expressed joy for himself, severity for the regiment, and welcome for the approaching chief.
Whatever we may say about the soul going to the sky... we know there is no sky but only an atmosphere.
It was as if all the powers of his soul were concentrated on passing the commander in the best possible manner, and feeling that he was doing it well he was happy.
I try to be reserved because in the depth of my soul I feel too near to him already, but then he cannot know what I think of him and may imagine that I do not like him.
And such a lofty angelic soul as young Bezukhov!
Every time he chanced to meet Dolokhov's handsome insolent eyes, Pierre felt something terrible and monstrous rising in his soul and turned quickly away.
"Ah, what have you done to me?" it still seemed to say, and Prince Andrew felt that something gave way in his soul and that he was guilty of a sin he could neither remedy nor forget.
What spark has set my inmost soul on fire, What is this bliss that makes my fingers thrill?
"It can't be helped It happens to everyone!" said the son, with a bold, free, and easy tone, while in his soul he regarded himself as a worthless scoundrel whose whole life could not atone for his crime.
Pierre listened with swelling heart, gazing into the Mason's face with shining eyes, not interrupting or questioning him, but believing with his whole soul what the stranger said.
With my whole soul I wish to be what you would have me be, but I have never had help from anyone....
"In the seventh place, try, by the frequent thought of death," the Rhetor said, "to bring yourself to regard it not as a dreaded foe, but as a friend that frees the soul grown weary in the labors of virtue from this distressful life, and leads it to its place of recompense and peace."
In his soul there suddenly arose such an unexpected turmoil of youthful thoughts and hopes, contrary to the whole tenor of his life, that unable to explain his condition to himself he lay down and fell asleep at once.
This was Speranski's cold, mirrorlike look, which did not allow one to penetrate to his soul, and his delicate white hands, which Prince Andrew involuntarily watched as one does watch the hands of those who possess power.
On this ground Joseph Alexeevich condemned my speech and my whole activity, and in the depth of my soul I agreed with him.
But a complex and difficult process of internal development was taking place all this time in Pierre's soul, revealing much to him and causing him many spiritual doubts and joys.
And in my dream I knew that these drawings represented the love adventures of the soul with its beloved.
But in the secret depths of her soul the question whether her engagement to Boris was a jest or an important, binding promise tormented her.
Having lit his candle he sat up in bed, then got up, then lay down again not at all troubled by his sleeplessness: his soul was as fresh and joyful as if he had stepped out of a stuffy room into God's own fresh air.
Once, when he had touched on this topic with his mother, he discovered, to his surprise and somewhat to his satisfaction, that in the depth of her soul she too had doubts about this marriage.
The soul is immortal--well then, if I shall always live I must have lived before, lived for a whole eternity.
Boris says his soul finds repose at your house.
He did not know that Natasha's soul was overflowing with despair, shame, and humiliation, and that it was not her fault that her face happened to assume an expression of calm dignity and severity.
Till then he had reproached her in his heart and tried to despise her, but he now felt so sorry for her that there was no room in his soul for reproach.
It seemed to Pierre that this comet fully responded to what was passing in his own softened and uplifted soul, now blossoming into a new life.
"Adored friend of my soul!" he wrote.
Drawing himself up, he viewed the field of battle opening out before him from the hill, and with his whole soul followed the movement of the uhlans.
From habit she scrutinized the ladies' dresses, condemned the bearing of a lady standing close by who was not crossing herself properly but in a cramped manner, and again she thought with vexation that she was herself being judged and was judging others, and suddenly, at the sound of the service, she felt horrified at her own vileness, horrified that the former purity of her soul was again lost to her.
In Natasha's receptive condition of soul this prayer affected her strongly.
And his soul felt calm and peaceful.
He was agitated; this extraordinary gathering not only of nobles but also of the merchant- class--les etats generaux (States-General)--evoked in him a whole series of ideas he had long laid aside but which were deeply graven in his soul: thoughts of the Contrat Social and the French Revolution.
Riding past the pond where there used always to be dozens of women chattering as they rinsed their linen or beat it with wooden beetles, Prince Andrew noticed that there was not a soul about and that the little washing wharf, torn from its place and half submerged, was floating on its side in the middle of the pond.
She knew it was a proof that in the depth of his soul he was glad she was remaining at home and had not gone away.
To Princess Mary it was strange that now, at a moment when such sorrow was filling her soul, there could be rich people and poor, and the rich could refrain from helping the poor.
"I not only understood her, but it was just that inner, spiritual force, that sincerity, that frankness of soul-- that very soul of hers which seemed to be fettered by her body--it was that soul I loved in her... loved so strongly and happily..." and suddenly he remembered how his love had ended.
The tales passing from mouth to mouth at different ends of the army did not even resemble what Kutuzov had said, but the sense of his words spread everywhere because what he said was not the outcome of cunning calculations, but of a feeling that lay in the commander-in-chief's soul as in that of every Russian.
All the powers of his soul, as of every soldier there, were unconsciously bent on avoiding the contemplation of the horrors of their situation.
To the men of both sides alike, worn out by want of food and rest, it began equally to appear doubtful whether they should continue to slaughter one another; all the faces expressed hesitation, and the question arose in every soul: For what, for whom, must I kill and be killed?...
The one thing he now desired with his whole soul was to get away quickly from the terrible sensations amid which he had lived that day and return to ordinary conditions of life and sleep quietly in a room in his own bed.
The hardest thing (Pierre went on thinking, or hearing, in his dream) is to be able in your soul to unite the meaning of all.
The huge courtyard of the Rostovs' house was littered with wisps of hay and with dung from the horses, and not a soul was to be seen there.
A happiness lying beyond material forces, outside the material influences that act on man--a happiness of the soul alone, the happiness of loving.
I experienced that feeling of love which is the very essence of the soul and does not require an object.
It was plain that her whole soul was in her prayer.
It filled her whole soul, had become an integral part of herself, and she no longer struggled against it.
Well, what do you, what do you feel in your soul, your whole soul--shall I live?
And all at once it grew light in his soul and the veil that had till then concealed the unknown was lifted from his spiritual vision.
All that he now witnessed scarcely made an impression on him--as if his soul, making ready for a hard struggle, refused to receive impressions that might weaken it.
It was terrible, but he felt that in proportion to the efforts of that fatal force to crush him, there grew and strengthened in his soul a power of life independent of it.
It seemed to him that he was thinking of nothing, but far down and deep within him his soul was occupied with something important and comforting.
And Pierre's soul was dimly but joyfully filled not by the story itself but by its mysterious significance: by the rapturous joy that lit up Karataev's face as he told it, and the mystic significance of that joy.
Then we are told of the greatness of soul of the marshals, especially of Ney--a greatness of soul consisting in this: that he made his way by night around through the forest and across the Dnieper and escaped to Orsha, abandoning standards, artillery, and nine tenths of his men.
And Napoleon, escaping home in a warm fur coat and leaving to perish those who were not merely his comrades but were (in his opinion) men he had brought there, feels que c'est grand, *(2) and his soul is tranquil.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
A joyous feeling of freedom--that complete inalienable freedom natural to man which he had first experienced at the first halt outside Moscow-- filled Pierre's soul during his convalescence.
To that question, "What for?" a simple answer was now always ready in his soul: "Because there is a God, that God without whose will not one hair falls from a man's head."
She spoke, mingling most trifling details with the intimate secrets of her soul, and it seemed as if she could never finish.
No, it can't be, he told himself at every look, gesture, and word that filled his soul with joy.
There was nothing in Pierre's soul now at all like what had troubled it during his courtship of Helene.
Let me live like a man and think of my soul and of God.
Now her face and body were often all that one saw, and her soul was not visible at all.
She felt that the allurements instinct had formerly taught her to use would now be merely ridiculous in the eyes of her husband, to whom she had from the first moment given herself up entirely--that is, with her whole soul, leaving no corner of it hidden from him.
And she not only saw no need of any other or better husband, but as all the powers of her soul were intent on serving that husband and family, she could not imagine and saw no interest in imagining how it would be if things were different.
He was proud of her intelligence and goodness, recognized his own insignificance beside her in the spiritual world, and rejoiced all the more that she with such a soul not only belonged to him but was part of himself.
Countess Mary's soul always strove toward the infinite, the eternal, and the absolute, and could therefore never be at peace.
A stern expression of the lofty, secret suffering of a soul burdened by the body appeared on her face.
"How?" my soul mate contradicted.
On to rural America where the pickings are as fertile as the country side and there's always a trusting little soul willing to help a stranger.
Let's all agree to sit on this for a week and do some soul searching.
Sofi's skill relied mostly on reading the future of a specific soul by touching them, and he'd not let her within miles of a vamp since taking over her guardianship.
It was not just his magic, but his soul that flowed into her.
Jule's brand on her soul was even more intense, enough so that she physically ached for him.
Instead, the sense of a shared soul and magic returned.
I kind of have your soul, don't I?
The sense of peace descended upon her again, and she relaxed against him, content to her soul to be surrounded by his scent and heat.
You think I'd sell my soul because of something so stupid?
He wondered if the man was his soul, weeping for his brother.
She saw nothing but death and the darkness in every soul she ran across.
Her eyes watered at the soul-wrenching emotions.
I've seen your soul, you know.
She may live an eternity, even if her soul comes to you eventually, Darkyn explained.
You are the only innocent soul in Hell.
The tumor in my head had a soul in it.
The only innocent soul in Hell.
Take her soul and brain.
He couldn't know that she was about to become the only thing standing between his soul and Darkyn.
"Light! give me light!" was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.
That living word awakened my soul, gave it light, hope, joy, set it free!
The Woman Soul leads us upward and on!
Education will bring light and music into Tommy's soul, and then he cannot help being happy.
"The execution of the Duc d'Enghien," declared Monsieur Pierre, "was a political necessity, and it seems to me that Napoleon showed greatness of soul by not fearing to take on himself the whole responsibility of that deed."
"Nicholas is going away in a week's time, his... papers... have come... he told me himself... but still I should not cry," and she showed a paper she held in her hand--with the verses Nicholas had written, "still, I should not cry, but you can't... no one can understand... what a soul he has!"
"I don't think I can heal your soul, Dusty," she said with a small smile.
She was fully a part of him when they touched, as if he'd been missing more than a piece of his soul all these years and just now realized it.
At last, she forced herself to lie down and tried not to think of the man named Jule, whose soul still lingered.
His body took it this time, and his soul didn't laugh at her as it had when she tried to turn him into a rock.
She'd touched his soul, and now she touched his body.
By the time she reached the cliff Jule indicated the next day, Yully's soul was humming like an electric wire.
On what soul I have, I swear never to allow harm to come to kiri.
Those blue eyes were boring into her soul, searching for heaven only knew what.
It took a lot of soul searching to come to you.
I wanted to remind this troubled soul of the good he'd wrought but thoughts of Betsy prevented my saying the words.
"The only innocent soul in Hell, I've heard," she said and rolled her eyes.
I knew because he proved to me that I could trust him with my heart and soul - the way you trust your mother and father.