Sometimes that temptation can be stronger than the man - or woman.
The child molester was tied to a similar but stronger case.
The sense grew stronger as she led them down the hall past a waiting room and nurse's station towards the quiet hallway lined by patients' rooms, each housing four to five patients.
A Watcher was stronger than any Guardian in the mortal realm, except for Damian, and more powerful than any immortal in the immortal realm, except for an Original Being.
Their energies are stronger when they're alive.
The scene played over and over in her thoughts, growing stronger until he was as vivid during daylight as he had been at night.
The urge almost seemed stronger with her today than when he left her last night.
Forced into hiding by the circumstances of the past two weeks, Gabriel's yearning for his mate emerged stronger than ever at her passionate kisses and touch.
They had been through better and worse and each time they had come out on the other side with a stronger relationship.
They were much older, much stronger than he.
She knew he could've taken so much more, made himself stronger by bleeding her dry.
Is Darkyn stronger than you?
"She is yours, and it's your decision, though I think she is stronger than you think," Mansr said.
Was it possible for such a connection to be stronger than her bond to her own world?
Each time she exhaled the scent grew stronger, urging him closer.
Have you got anything stronger than tea to drink?
His voice sounded stronger today, and his southern drawl struck her as oddly familiar.
Kris's memories stirred stronger than he liked. He remembered Lilith, a beautiful Immortal whose laugh had filled him with happiness. Their love had been intense and brief, lasting less than a human year in total. One day, she was just … gone. Slaughtered by Rhyn, who had taken her head the same way his brothers took the head of Rhyn's demoness mother.
"Kris – " "I thought about what you said in the forest, about Lilith. Kiki said something before he left that makes me think you're not lying. If what you said is true, you do deserve a second chance, Rhyn," Kris continued. "Swear to me you'll keep the Council together. Father and Andre always said we were stronger together than apart.
Dean started slowly and she answered in a straightforward manner, her voice becoming stronger as she proceeded.
Everyone else's life seemed to have some force in it, a force that was driving it forward, something much stronger than his life that was plodding along like a Sunday walk to nowhere.
As the days passed, the little filly grew stronger and they finally released her in the pasture with her mother and sisters.
The small woman was the most powerful Oracle since ancient times, stronger even than his own mother.
She'd built up a callus around her heart, one that got stronger and easier to maintain as she manipulated evil men.
And yet, the creature is generous and lets me take as much of his magic as I need, enough to build our walls in a season's time and make them stronger than the walls of my enemies.
I don't believe what they say of the curse - -Tiyan is stronger with you as a Warlord.
"I grow stronger with each one I turn or kill," he said, looking at his hands.
I will be stronger than all three Gods combined.
Whilst Lotze had thus in his published works closed the circle of his thought, beginning with a conception metaphysically gained, proceeding to an exhaustive contemplation of things in the light it afforded, and ending with the stronger conviction of its truth which observation, experience, and life could.
Otherwise Berthollet's position would have been a much stronger one, and the atomic theory might have had to wait a long while for acceptance.
The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
The system has data from all their GPS records and infers that to drive across town several times for a place is a stronger vote than eating at the corner restaurant.
Labor will fall, material costs will fall, materials will be better, stronger, greener, prettier, lighter, more malleable, and just altogether better.
A potent force within me, stronger than the persuasion of my friends, stronger even than the pleadings of my heart, had impelled me to try my strength by the standards of those who see and hear.
Mildred has grown much taller and stronger than she was when I went to Boston, and she is the sweetest and dearest little child in the world.
But as the last two days had been very warm, like an Indian summer, the ice was not now transparent, showing the dark green color of the water, and the bottom, but opaque and whitish or gray, and though twice as thick was hardly stronger than before, for the air bubbles had greatly expanded under this heat and run together, and lost their regularity; they were no longer one directly over another, but often like silvery coins poured from a bag, one overlapping another, or in thin flakes, as if occupying slight cleavages.
There needs no stronger proof of immortality.
During this transfer he felt a little stronger and was able to look about him and even speak.
If I love Sonya, that feeling is for me stronger and higher than all else.