It was the worst news yet.
Worst of all, she had probably ruined any chance she had with him.
Ne'Rin didn't have the mind for battle planning, another reason A'Ran hesitated to assume the worst about him.
The worst thought of all was that Alex had been trying to help her.
Richard the Third was one of England's worst kings.
Bad science fiction plots, speculating on futures which could not really happen, are the worst examples of this.
He'd always known Pumpkin was a flake, but he honestly liked the young man and flakiness wasn't the worst trait carried by the young and the restless.
The conductor said it was the worst quake he ever knew.
The worst of it was when I got that adoption form in the mail today.
It was the worst place she'd ever been, worse than any horror movie, worse than any nightmare.
He prepared himself for the worst and dialed the Grey God.
That would be the worst of the options.
I figured if he survived the worst Hell had to offer, he'd make a worthy successor.
Gabriel felt a thaw deep within him, one fed by the hope that arguing over her sweaters was the worst they'd face from here on out.
Worst of all: she'd miss her first dinner date with Gabriel.
We'll want as much muscle as we can get, if the worst happens, Rhyn said quietly.
Worst of all, it was unsettling to think that he was going to be disappointed.
Worst of all, it had all been to gain access to money she could have had without protest.
With any luck, the worst part of her day would be missing her stop.
Sasha had an affinity for collecting the worst of the worst -- creatures whose intentions toward humans and immortals alike were as far from the Immortal Code as could be.
He paced again, wondering why Sasha would put a human in his zoo, unless this was the worst human in the world.
She was tired, frustrated, and, worst of all, scared.
"You are quick to assume the worst," the death dealer said at last.
He.d meant to make her safe and left her to the worst fate imaginable.
He'll be in and out of consciousness during the worst of it.
I guess I am my own worst enemy.
He is my worst enemy, and yet, I admire him as the wisest man in the world.
I am not saying all politicians are like this: The Nazis were pretty much the worst guys to ever live.
In the absence of efficient communication, potential belligerents are left to impute the worst possible motives to the unexplained actions of others.
It is hard to have a Southern overseer; it is worse to have a Northern one; but worst of all when you are the slave-driver of yourself.
But labor of the hands, even when pursued to the verge of drudgery, is perhaps never the worst form of idleness.
The worst of it was she was beginning to enjoy it.
But not even in the worst of times did they ever regret for a moment abandoning their life in the East for this quiet mountain hamlet they now called home and their sometimes hectic life of running a country inn.
Every place seemed unsatisfactory, but worst of all was his customary couch in the study.
Some of this dust was kneaded by the feet and wheels, while the rest rose and hung like a cloud over the troops, settling in eyes, ears, hair, and nostrils, and worst of all in the lungs of the men and beasts as they moved along that road.
How could they make a man commander-in-chief who cannot mount a horse, who drops asleep at a council, and has the very worst morals!
They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!
The profoundest and most excellent dispositions and orders seem very bad, and every learned militarist criticizes them with looks of importance, when they relate to a battle that has been lost, and the very worst dispositions and orders seem very good, and serious people fill whole volumes to demonstrate their merits, when they relate to a battle that has been won.
It was out of the question to be under French rule, it would be the worst thing that could happen.
But after a four days' halt the mob, with no maneuvers or plans, again began running along the beaten track, neither to the right nor to the left but along the old--the worst--road, through Krasnoe and Orsha.
Certainly some of the medical practices of the ancient world, such as bloodletting and the use of leeches, seem to us at least misguided and at worst, barbaric.
Pretend there is a spectrum of jobs from the best in the world down to the worst and everyone agrees on the order.