Allen nearly strangled her to death.
As the door clicked shut behind him, her breath escaped in a strangled sob.
That last statement strangled the life out of the discussion.
She gave a strangled cry as Dusty twisted out of reach, the sword slicing through the back of his shirt.
"Why did Darkyn let you live?" she asked in a strangled voice.
A strangled sob escaped her lungs.
One of them snagged her, but his attention shifted at the strangled cry and sound of snapping bones.
The words were strangled from her throat by a sob.
A cold feeling gripped her throat and strangled the words from her lungs.
Light flashed and Lana gave a strangled cry as the laser gun glanced off her wrist.
You never should've been born, Rhyn! You should've been strangled the moment you hatched!
She tried her voice again, and this time something weak and strangled came out.
Her breath came out in a strangled cry as the tiny sweater fell open on her lap.
A sob caught in her throat, escaping in a strangled cry.
He heard their whereabouts just before she gave a strangled cry and collided with one of them.
He gave a strangled cry of rage and pain in response.
Their first and most notable victim was Philip, the saintly metropolitan of Moscow, who was strangled for condemning the oprichina as an unchristian institution, and refusing to bless the tsar (1569).
But later times nearly strangled Zoroastrian piety, not only by laws of ritual purity but also by newly evolved secondary deities - personified attributes, and the like.
Cesare arrived at that town, decoyed the unsuspecting condottieri into his house, had them all arrested, and two of them, Vitelli and Oliverotto, strangled (December 31,1502).
Sulla sent for him and had him strangled in his presence; in his excitement he broke a blood-vessel and died on the following day.
In reality the younger son of Ivan the Terrible had been strangled before his brother's death - by orders, it was said, of Godunov - and the mysterious individual who was impersonating him was an impostor; but he was regarded as the rightful heir by a large section of the population, and immediately after Boris's death in 1605 he made his triumphal entry into Moscow.
The animals were decorated with wampum and strangled, and then the sins of the people were transferred to them; then the remains were burned and the ashes gathered up, taken through the village and sprinkled before every house.
On his return Agis fled to the temple of Athene Chalcioecus at Sparta, but soon afterwards he was treacherously induced to leave his asylum and, after a mockery of a trial, was strangled in prison, his mother and grandmother sharing the same fate (241).
On the 6th of August 1536 he was strangled at the stake and his body afterwards burnt.
He caused Borghese and a younger son named Fabio to be proclaimed as rebels, while a third son, Cardinal Alphonso, was strangled by order of Leo X.
Then one of the king's concubines and his cup-bearer, cook, groom, messenger and horses were strangled and laid by him, and round about offerings of all his goods and cups of gold - no silver or bronze.
A year later they strangled fifty youths of the dead man's servants (all Scyths born) and fifty of the best horses, stuffed them and mounted them in a circle about the tomb.
The crowd, which collected on so shocking a discovery, took up the idea that he had been strangled by the family to prevent him from changing his religion, and that this was a common practice among Protestants.
The Thugs were a well-organized confederacy of professional assassins, who in gangs of whom 10 to 200 travelled in various guises through India, wormed themselves into the confidence of wayfarers of the wealthier class, and, when a favourable opportunity occurred, strangled them by throwing a handkerchief or noose round their necks, and then plundered and buried them.
He was poisoned, and then strangled by a wrestler named Narcissus, on the 31st of December 192.
Gilles de Laval, sire de Retz (1404-1440), the comrade-in-arms of Joan of Arc and marshal of France, gave himself over to the most revolting debauchery, and was strangled and burned at Nantes.
Darnley's body was found at some distance from the house, and it is supposed that he was strangled whilst making his escape.
His grandson, Jahandar Shah, was, in 1713, deposed and strangled after a reign of one year; and Farrakhsiyyar, the next in succession, met with the same fate in 1719.
They were arrested, proved guilty, and on the 5th of December condemned to death and strangled in the underground dungeon on the slope of the Capitol.
Paul offered some resistance, and one of the assassins struck him with a sword, and he was then strangled and trampled to death.
The latter was now formally proclaimed as co-emperor, and not long afterwards, on the pretext that divided rule was injurious to the Empire, he caused Alexius to be strangled with a bow-string (October 1183).
The mulla bashi (or high priest) objecting to the last, Nadir ordered him to be strangled, a command which was carried out on the spot.
It is presumed that the fate of the prime minister or kaim-makam, who was strangled in prison, was no more than an ordinary execution of the law.
Hence the rule not to eat meats strangled, except in sacramental meals when the god inherent in the animal was partaken of.
He regards " what is strangled " (7fvucr6v) as originally a mistaken gloss, which crept into the text.
Maximianus at once grasped at the succession, but was soon driven to Massilia (Marseilles), where, having been delivered up to his pursuers, he strangled himself.
But he soon tired of his new partner, and one morning Galswintha was found strangled in her bed.