Cade probably wouldn't be the least bit intimidated by the task, though.
As our activities grew, the task became more daunting.
We tried not to look suspicious, a difficult task as we were used to working undisturbed.
Jule's text message brought him back to the unpleasant task ahead of him.
Much as he disliked making Fred wait, he decided to put off the task until nine o'clock but another phone call forced a change of plans.
Her lean body handled the strenuous task easily.
Rhyn finished his task of clearing Kris.s floor of dead bodies.
It's not an easy task to learn.
They seemed like silly emotions when compared to the enormity of his task, and yet, she didn't think she could survive without them.
Fred joined Dean in the dining room, taking up the duty of chatting with the guests, a task Dean was not yet ready to perform after a less-than-complete night's sleep.
When she completed her task, she stepped up on the velvet chair, after modestly lifting her skirt ever so slightly.
At any rate, he might not find the task at hand as unpleasant as she anticipated it would be.
He didn't feel up to the task, not when failure meant breaking the man he viewed as his brother.
Neither the years nor the number of interviews made his dislike for the task any less, but experience did help in knowing who to believe and who was telling stories.
At least somebody else would get the distasteful task of telling a wailing Mrs. Wassermann one of her bouncing baby boys was stretched out on a marble slab in Norfolk, Virginia.
She kept her focus on the task of loading her plate, avoiding his gaze.
The difficult task of rounding her up and holding her down wasn't his greatest concern about an examination.
"We were discussing her task," Jonny, the Black God, said in a tone that was cautious.
She almost laughed, feeling overwhelmed by her task and uneasy in the stranger's house.
He returned to his lawful allegiance in the following year and assisted Czarniecki in his difficult task of expelling Charles X.
The prophet's predictions of disaster continued, according to the record, up to the investment of the city by the Chaldean army in 588 (i.-xxiv.); after the fall of the city (586) his tone changed to one of consolation (xxxiii.-xxxix.) - the destruction of the wicked mass accomplished, he turned to the task of reconstruction.
He had nearly finished this last task when a low growling was suddenly heard and the horse began to jump around and kick viciously with his heels.
This was no easy task, because half of each one of the hinges of the wings was missing, it being still fastened to the body of the Gargoyle who had used it.
Remember the notion that the Internet wouldn't turn out to be only for one purpose—that while my car is clearly for taking me places, the Internet won't be for doing one single task, but many?
Any task a computer can do better than a person is, by definition, a task requiring no human creativity or ingenuity.
I pointed this out to everybody with provoking persistency, but no one seemed equal to the task of providing the doll with eyes.
Sometimes it really seems as if the task which we have set ourselves were more than we can accomplish; but at other times I enjoy my work more than I can say.
It is a labor to task the faculties of a man--such problems of profit and loss, of interest, of tare and tret, and gauging of all kinds in it, as demand a universal knowledge.
To read well, that is, to read true books in a true spirit, is a noble exercise, and one that will task the reader more than any exercise which the customs of the day esteem.
But Pierre did not know this; he was entirely absorbed in what lay before him, and was tortured--as those are who obstinately undertake a task that is impossible for them not because of its difficulty but because of its incompatibility with their natures--by the fear of weakening at the decisive moment and so losing his self-esteem.
She set herself a task on her stocking and resolved not to turn round till it was finished.