Monstrous gray rocks jutted up from the earth and found themselves entwined with honeysuckle and briar vines.
Why had they allowed themselves to completely lose control?
I told him a vital part of our group had already availed themselves of the alias names and gone underground.
Sometimes they know how to fix themselves, like you did, and I just give them my power and let them do it.
Some of the locals she knew from her frequent visits seated themselves before Sean at the bar.
She was alone and segregated, partly because she was new, and partly because an Oracle's soul-reading job was brutal enough that most Oracles—including his mother—killed themselves soon after their full powers manifested within them.
The Deans let the facts speak for themselves, explaining the situation truthfully while leaving speculation to others.
Gabriel turned the pages of the Oracle's book, watching as words scribbled themselves across the parchment, updating a chain of events that changed with every decision made by the Council That Was Seven.
Immortals and demons fought among themselves, for mortals were too weak and temporary to bother with.
The two boys across from her had managed to make messes of themselves and the table in what might have been a competition.
Usually, if the working girls either got themselves murdered or committed suicide, all the newspaper gave 'em was a holier-than-thou write-up, pointing out the sad rewards for their sinful life.
When they returned, they busied themselves cleaning up from the party.
They had saved themselves for each other and now he was telling her he didn't want her if she was tainted.
Pitched to the other end of the cabin, the two soldiers had strapped themselves in.
They navigated the jungle as fast as they could, catching themselves against trees as they slid through slippery piles of leaves and over fallen branches. Katie ran until she was breathless. Deidre kept on running, and Katie pushed her body forward.
They hurt people for fun and money, ran errands for more talented malefactors, and generally kept themselves in constant trouble.
The words forced themselves out of her mouth and she gazed up at him with bated breath.
The first three arrows streaked across the arena and implanted themselves in his back.
If they can figure a way to smoke without getting it in my eyes and lungs, they can smoke themselves to death for all I care.
First there were the natural sciences, themselves only just emerging from a confused conception of their true method; especially those which studied the borderland of physical and mental phenomena, the medical sciences; and pre-eminently that science which has since become so popular, the science of biology.
The others picked themselves up from the ground one by one and quickly rejoined their fellows, so for a moment the horse thought he had won the fight with ease.
They were sitting around the fire and trying to keep themselves warm.
When all the factories run themselves, when energy is free, when scarcity is ended, when material needs are all met, it will be a different world.
The large, downy peaches would reach themselves into my hand, and as the joyous breezes flew about the trees the apples tumbled at my feet.
In the course of three or four years, when the country became adapted to agriculture, they built themselves handsome houses, spending on them several thousands.
Yet the ladies themselves could not help laughing.