He heard the clock strike ten.
He saw his sister drop after the strike of a sword.
Anything that would indicate where his next strike would fall.
Alarmed, Taran turned in time to see the man with eyes the color of Vara's strike his father down.
You don't strike me as the type to feed ducks.
With him the reciprocal action of mind and body is altogether denied; they resemble two clocks, so made by the artificer as to strike the same hour together.
In a nanosecond she realized that the snake was going to strike.
The idea of watching Darkyn strike her down made him eager to see blood spill.
It seemed to me that I never had heard the town-clock strike before, nor the evening sounds of the village; for we slept with the windows open, which were inside the grating.
Gabriel froze mid-strike at his words and lowered the bo.
Does swimming alone late at night strike you as in character for Byrne?
Didn't that strike you as dangerous?
She wanted to strike out at someone - anyone, but there was no one to blame for this situation.
When set, the eldest demonstrated a simple strike and block, then corrected her form as she followed his example.
Dulce turned, and for a moment Carmen thought she might strike her.
I must be sure before I strike and not leave the psychic one behind to torment me.
The jets came from the west, beyond the river, a realization that didn't register until the ground shook under the impact of the first laser missile strike dropped.
She nestled herself comfortably in Dorothy's lap until the kitten gave a snarl of jealous anger and leaped up with a sharp claw fiercely bared to strike Billina a blow.
A strike of the Newcastle miners, after lasting twenty-nine weeks, came to an end in January 1890, and throughout the rest of the year there was great unrest in Labour circles.
His sword defended him as if possessed, yet when he went to strike, he found his blows ill timed and clumsy.
Look and see who's selling the other ones—the other Lucky Strike tins!
She rolled away from the second strike but the third tore through her, frying her from the inside out.
Instinctively, he blocked another strike of lightening while absorbing a second.
He hacked down one, and the other managed to get in one strike before it, too, fell.
"I'm just calling to check if any of your body parts are still on strike," she said cheerily when he returned her call.
Aaron didn't strike her as being that shallow.
It lacked only one minute till the bell would strike the time for dismissal.
There is no reason why she should strike from her vocabulary all words of sound and vision.
He missed one strike, and she pulled the punch, not wanting to hurt him despite her anger.
Yes, it was like a dream in which a man fancies that a ruffian is coming to attack him, and raises his arm to strike that ruffian a terrible blow which he knows should annihilate him, but then feels that his arm drops powerless and limp like a rag, and the horror of unavoidable destruction seizes him in his helplessness.
The force of the strike knocked everyone off their feet and deadened the firelight, except for the torches in the corners.
Jenn ducked a second strike, and Claire snatched the necklace from the ground with a triumphant smile.
In 1864 a tremendous flood almost ruined it, and another flood in 1878, and a famous strike in Denver and Leadville in 1879-1880 were further, but only momentary, checks to its prosperity.
"Isn't it fine, eh, Uncle Ignat?" said the boy, suddenly beginning to strike the keyboard with both hands.
And at once, as a clock begins to strike and chime as soon as the minute hand has completed a full circle, this change was shown by an increased activity, whirring, and chiming in the higher spheres.
It was as Martha described—green, with the familiar Lucky Strike label in red at the center.
His response was a strike hard enough to jar her to the bone when she blocked it.
Her first strike might as well have been in slow motion; no one moved like he did with brute strength that flattened her after a particularly harsh block.
I don't think you called in this strike, Brady answered, looking over the flattened city grimly.
He'd blocked the strike that probably would've killed the woman who betrayed him, saving her instead.
To gratify his own imagination or strike the imagination of the world he took his army over the Danube and burnt a settlement of the Getae upon the other side.
The time chosen for the strike was the height of the wool season, when a cessation of work would be attended with the maximum of inconvenience.
His reminded her of a cobra about to strike, though he'd pulled the gun up to his shoulder.
Nor did he, when this was accomplished, again strike directly at Bactria, but made a wide turning movement through Seistan over Kandahar into the Kabul valley.
South of Central Mount Stuart, to strike into Western Australia.
One of the most notable events in the modern history of Australia occurred shortly after the great strike of 1890.
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It is possible that the London dockers' strike was not without its influence on the minds of the Australian Labour leaders.
After several attempts, the two older boys were satisfied and moved onto another strike and then another block.
In December 1352 Clement died, and his successor, Innocent VI., anxious to strike a blow at the baronial rulers of Rome, and seeing in the former tribune an excellent tool for this purpose, pardoned and released his prisoner.
From these streets others strike at right angles down to the harbour, while others again lead obliquely up towards the Belt, beyond which are extensive suburbs.
The men were forbidden to talk out loud, to smoke their pipes, or to strike a light, and they tried to prevent their horses neighing.
While I followed them shopping I never imagined I'd be allotted the opportunity accomplish a daring strike so successfully and leave without a trace!
After a nod of her head, Paulette's hand shot up and the auctioneer all but cheered as he looked about for another sucker, his voice sounding like an old Lucky Strike commercial.
"Want to see what a Lucky Strike Green Flat Fifty tin looks like?" he asked.
The Lucky Strike tin is a common one, but some containers sell for a whole lot more than that.
Someone ordered a strike on us.
So were you expecting someone to strike the town?
"You think they call in a missile strike on any low-level fed?" she returned.
When the time comes, strike him down, he instructed.
That strike had been liberally helped by the Australian unions, and it was confidently predicted that, as the Australian workers were more effectively organized than the English unions, a corresponding success would result from their course of action.
The case, as represented by the offended parties, was that, after seizing the transports, Major Denisov, being drunk, went to the chief quartermaster and without any provocation called him a thief, threatened to strike him, and on being led out had rushed into the office and given two officials a thrashing, and dislocated the arm of one of them.
She plugged her ears, watching as the missiles distracted the men into one direction while the laser strike knocked them dead.
The Other moved, his first strike sizzling by her.
He held me on his knee while I examined his watch, and he made it strike for me.
He said nothing but let her strike several times before shifting to the offensive.
"I can't control—" Her first strike slammed into her father's head, cleaving straight through it.
It will strike your heart.
"Lucky Strike Greens," he said.