Whatever Natural talent she had, she'd somehow turned her brother from a vamp back into a human.
"Good you have a talent, or your skinny hide would be in trouble," Speck replied, amused.
"It's a byproduct of his talent," Dusty said.
He'd almost forgotten that the word for Oracle in his native tongue also meant soul-reader, the dual nature of a woman whose talent allowed her to see a person's soul and future with a simple touch.
She was now able to predict the winner of their rounds.
He'd never thought much of that talent, the ability to see into someone.
What little talent he'd possessed, he disguised in hard work and determination until he'd risen to his zenith—mediocrity.
Randy is a sharp kid—man—with a bushel full of talent and the brains to go with it.
My talent lies with the mind.
"Very nice talent," he said.
"Or he wants to use me for my talent," she added.
My guess is someone did a bit of planning for Jerome Shipton's big fall, and Edith hasn't demonstrated any real talent for long-range thinking.
So, Elisabeth gets her musical talent from you.
"Dean," he said, "not much talent but a lot of hustle.
An unmistakable Natural with a unique talent, she was likely in the Guardians' databases.
Her talent is the ability to move in stealth mode.
We test them to see what the talent is and where to assign them.
He had a considerable talent for this work and was often employed on similar occasions.
His talent is for narrative and description.
After being educated at the high school of Edinburgh and at Durham, he attended the literary and law classes at the university of Edinburgh, and becoming in 1810 a member of the Edinburgh faculty of advocates, he for some time enjoyed the intimate acquaintance of Cockburn, Jeffrey, Scott and other distinguished men whose talent then lent lustre to the Scottish bar.
Unquestionably, an extraordinary amount of talent was present during the Renaissance.
All the best of me belongs to her--there is not a talent, or an aspiration or a joy in me that has not been awakened by her loving touch.
My purpose in going to Walden Pond was not to live cheaply nor to live dearly there, but to transact some private business with the fewest obstacles; to be hindered from accomplishing which for want of a little common sense, a little enterprise and business talent, appeared not so sad as foolish.
They have no genius or talent for comparatively humble questions of taxation and finance, commerce and manufacturers and agriculture.
For eighteen hundred years, though perchance I have no right to say it, the New Testament has been written; yet where is the legislator who has wisdom and practical talent enough to avail himself of the light which it sheds on the science of legislation?
You were only inattentive, but you had talent--oh yes, you had talent!
"Ah, Countess," he said at last, "that's a European talent, she has nothing to learn--what softness, tenderness, and strength...."
* Who had a triple talent For drinking, for fighting, And for being a gallant old boy...