The window rolled down, and his chief assassin glared at him.
Dusty, his heartless assassin, had found his mate.
I was her only voluntary assassin. I traded her my soul for the life of a friend.
The assassin shook his head and crouched near her, warming his hands by the fire.
The assassin obliged without question, stripping off weapons and handing them to Jule.
Katie stood between the assassin and the demon.
The assassin had been acting strange for quite a while.
She felt his pain once more at taking away everything Rhyn had and pitied the assassin, despite her predicament.
She collapsed on top of the still assassin, her healing powers flowing unabated.
He wanted to sweep her away for one last intimate moment before his death but doubted the assassin and demon would wait.
He.d never faced a full-blooded demon and assassin at the same time before.
The assassin took it, and Rhyn gave him a quick hug.
"I went to the soul I heard," the assassin said.
Her fate would be decided by a demon and an assassin, and she.d never see her Rhyn again.
"I see – " "Katie, quiet!" the assassin ordered, body bristling with tension.
On the morning of June 28, 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were shot dead in Sarajevo by nineteen-year-old assassin Gavrilo Princip.
Like the assassin who obsessed about birthdays and clothing, there were two sides to the man before her: the warm, friendly stranger with whom she'd felt so comfortable she confided to him over the phone without knowing anything about him, and the tattooed thug before them in snug biker leathers.
Gabriel had been a friend to all the Council members, though he suspected the assassin favored Rhyn the most.
"Retired assassin," she corrected sweetly.
You mean the assassin you sent to kill my mate?
His long time friend, the assassin, was bloodied and unconscious. The demons tossed Gabriel's body into a dark cell two down from Ully's before they left.
To his knowledge, Gabriel never had, and the assassin was not one who would ever allow emotion to cloud his decisions.
Since your castle was attacked, we.ve had an Ancient wash up on our shores, Death.s assassin sitting in our hall, and now this.
Death and Darkyn will have every assassin they own roaming the shadow world.
Odd, coming from my best assassin.
Deidre turned to find the assassin staring at her.
"Gabriel, why does this keep happening?" the red-headed assassin asked, frustration in her voice.
Normally, when an assassin goes soft, I make him dead-dead.
"You have to trust me, Rhyn," the assassin said.
The assassin gave a trace of a smile, closed his eyes, and disappeared.
The assassin bumped fists with his, and Gabe conveyed the location of Deidre's apartment.
He had done it every day he served her as her lead assassin and he was doing it now as Death.
A competent, methodical assassin, she didn't make the mistake of trying to collect from someone not on the list.
Rhyn kept his distance, knowing just how jumpy an assassin could be.
Gabe waited a few minutes for the assassin being replaced to appear.
Soul collector, grim reaper, death-dealer, assassin, Keeper of Souls.
The assassin left him in peace, and he stayed awake the rest of the night, watching over her.
Rising star and martial artist Donnie Yen plays the third assassin, Sky.
Gabriel rubbed his face, and Rhyn saw the shadow of stubble the assassin never allowed to grow.
At Tamer.s height and built like a tank, there had never been anything soft about Death.s assassin, but he seemed more distant than usual.
The assassin had been an even greater stickler to the Code than he was.
"Not that I know of," the assassin said.
As a former assassin and interrogator, Dusty didn't much care for people to begin with.
Instead of responding, the assassin knelt.
He'd never been guilty in his role as an assassin or as Death, until sitting with her on the beach.
The assassin he'd killed earlier had a handler, one that acted as a messenger between him and Darkyn.
The assassin motioned her over.
"I didn.t think you could come here," the assassin said.
When the assassin turned away, Rhyn stepped into the living forest.
You're my best assassin, and you're the only one who can trespass in Hell and return.
Darkyn looked from her to the assassin.
"I never held a grudge," Rhyn reminded death's top assassin.
For what it's worth, Gabe was the most respected and longest serving assassin of Death before he got promoted.
Somewhere along the line, you found Gabe and forced him to work for you as your number one assassin.
I.m certain we can work this out between us, assassin.
Her eyes stayed on Rhyn, and she.d never been as awed as she was watching him fight a flawless battle against the full- blooded demon and the assassin.
The one where you become the Council's assassin.
Fortunately, Death's assassin didn't wait long to shake her. Katie awoke from the dreamland and sat up groggily.
"I came to see what was worthy of the attention of my best assassin," Death said and looked him over.
They ran until daylight then slowed. Gabe followed a trail Rhyn couldn't see that led them to a stream. The assassin stopped and knelt to splash water on his face.
Rhyn froze. The voice was Gabriel's, but the assassin's argument was unlike Gabe, who would know exactly what Rhyn would do after their conversation in Hell.
A trap for her least favorite demon and assassin?
"It looks like I'll be promoting my best assassin before I leave," Death responded.
The black sand had run out. He'd missed his window. Rather, he missed this window. He looked over at the demon standing before him. At least one of his super-demons had survived. This one still wore half a face, that of Death's favorite assassin, Gabriel.
Her mate, the White God Damian, sat with his adopted brothers, the assassin Dusty and the Original Immortal Jule.
When they'd met, she'd been the on-and-off girlfriend of Dusty, before the assassin met his mate.
When Dusty found Bianca, she swore she'd seen a miracle, for the master assassin was the last person in either world she'd ever have thought would fall to something like love.
She turned at the master assassin's low voice.
After a long moment, the color returned to the assassin's face.
Many warriors believed the wound that caused the scar running down the side of Vara's face occurred when he fought off his father's assassin.
Definitely not an assassin.
She didn't have the edge an assassin would.
He realized what bothered him: If the unassuming woman turned out to be some sort of well-disguised assassin, he'd never know or sense her, until she was in front of him.
It is certain that the hand of the assassin was prompted by some one in the background; suspicion could not fail to fall upon Alexander among others.
The assassin was at once killed by the attendants who rushed in, and Henry died early on the following day.
the motives of the assassin.
Alp Arslan, the most skilful archer of his day, motioned to his guards not to interfere and drew his bow, but his foot slipped, the arrow glanced aside and he received the assassin's dagger in his breast.
Alexander, overwhelmed with grief, shut himself up in Castle St Angelo, and then declared that the reform of the church would be the sole object of his life henceforth - a resolution which he did not keep. Every effort was made to discover the assassin, and suspicion fell on various highly placed personages.
The judicial murder of Laszlo Hu.iyadi (q.v.) by the enemies of his house (March 16, 1457) was therefore a stupid blunder as well as the foulest of crimes, and on the death of his chief assassin, Ladislaus V., six months later (Nov.
Dion's rule lasted only three years, for he perished in 354 by the hand of a Syracusan assassin.
In 1878, when the emperor was incapacitated by the shot of an assassin, the prince acted for some months as regent.
While residing there an attempt was made upon his life by a hired assassin, who, in mistake, murdered his secretary.
The choice of Soderini and Machiavelli fell, at this juncture, upon an extremely ineligible person, none other than Don Micheletto, Cesare Borgia's cutthroat and assassin.
The first years of his reign were uneventful, but in 183 he was attacked by an assassin at the instigation of his sister Lucilla and many members of the senate, which felt deeply insulted by the contemptuous manner in which Commodus treated it.
An attempt was made on his life early in 1 9 04, and he was assassinated on the 28th of July of the same year by a bomb thrown under his carriage as he was on his way to Peterhof to make his report to the tsar; the assassin, Sasonov, was a member of the fighting organization of the socialist revolutionary party.
So strong was the feeling against him that on one occasion a would-be assassin threw at him a dynamite shell, which blew off one of his legs.
Abul Fazl died by the hand of an assassin, while returning from a mission to the Deccan in 1602.
He was far less great as a ruler in the state, showing as a judge a tyrannical spirit both in the star chamber and highcommission court, threatening Felton, the assassin of Buckingham, with the rack, and showing special activity in procuring a cruel sentence in the former court against Alexander Leighton in June 1630 and against Henry Sherfield in 1634.
Governor-elect Goebel was shot by an assassin on the 30th of January 1900, was sworn into office on his deathbed, and died on the 3rd of February.
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He attended as operating surgeon when President Garfield was fatally wounded by the bullet of an assassin in 1881.
His assassin was never discovered.
The words he addressed to his would-be assassin were: "Itagaki may perish, but liberty will survive."
Brandishing a huge knife, with which he wounded Colonel Rathbone who attempted to hold him, the assassin rushed through the stage-box to the front and leaped down upon the stage, escaping behind the scenes and from the rear of the building, but was pursued, and twelve days afterwards shot in a barn where he had concealed himself.
The assassin was killed on the spot.
Before the arrival of these troops Harfln had met his death at the hands of an assassin, or else in an affray, and his uncle Shaibgn, who was placed on the throne, found himself without the means to collect an army fit to grapple with the invaders.
The caliph and his family were reduced to destitution, and N~ir addaula began negotiations for restoring the name of the Abbasid caliph in public prayer; he was, however, assassinated before be could carry this out, and his assassin, also a Turk, appointed vizier.
IbrfihIm shortly afterwards fell by the hand of an assassin who had aspired to occupy one of the vacant beyships himself, which was conferred instead on All, who as All Bey was destined to play an important part in the history of Egypt.
The assassin, who, it was for a time supposed, had been inflamed by the editorials and cartoons of the demagogic opposition press, but who professed to hold the views of that branch of anarchists who believe in the assassination of rulers and persons exercising political authority, was promptly seized, and was convicted and executed in October 1901.
His eldest son, Hamza Mirza, upheld his fortunes to the utmost of his power, reduced the rebel chieftains, and forced the Turks to make peace and retire; but he was stabbed to death by an assassin.
The assassin was a small tradesman of a .
Kemalu d-Din was a native of Hamadan and a Persian subject, and as the assassin repeatedly stated that he was the sheikhs emissary ~and had acted by his orders, the Persian government demanded the extradition of Kemal from the Porte; but during the protracted negotiations which followed he died.
The Kaiser-Wilhelm Gedachtnis-kirche (in the suburb Charlottenburg) with a loft) spire, the Dankes-kirche (in commemoration of the emperor William I.'s escape from the hand of the assassin, Nobiling, in 1878) in Wedding, and the Kaiser-Friedrich-Geda.chtnis-kirche on a grassy knoll in the north of the Tiergarten are also worthy of notice.
1 Nizam-ud-din, whose beautiful marble tomb is at Indarpat near Delhi, was, according to some authorities, an assassin of the secret society of Khorasan.
But on the 26th of October, when on a visit to Harbin, he was shot dead by Korean assassin.
Herbert I., the earliest of its hereditary counts, was descended in direct male line from the emperor Charlemagne, and was killed in 902 by an assassin in the pay of Baldwin II., count of Flanders.
The only imputation on the integrity of any of them lies against Trebellius Po]lio, who, addressing his work to a descendant of Claudius, the successor and probably the assassin of Gallienus, has dwelt upon the latter versatile sovereign's carelessness and extravagance without acknowledgment of the elastic though fitful energy he so frequently displayed in defence of the empire.
He was rather seriously wounded by the bullet from the assassin's pistol.
Dustin, the White God's chief assassin and commander of the western hemisphere, awoke in a cold sweat with his heart racing.
I inherited a hatred for immortals after what they did to my family, so he eventually made me his chief assassin.
"Damian's assassin," Czerno purred.
Jule laughed, not at all surprised by the news of his adopted brother, the human turned assassin with a low tolerance for bullshit.
"Absolutely," Damian said and smiled to himself, marveling again at the turn of events that led to his chief assassin, Dusty, mating with the Black God's sister.
"Does Dusty â€¦" "I'll let him know," Damian said, well aware of how prickly the assassin got whenever Damian interfered with how he ran the Western Hemisphere.
It had taken Dusty two days to drill a routine and sense of discipline into the vamp, which was one day too many to the schedule-addicted assassin.
His regional commanders were the only two people in the world who would challenge him: the cold master assassin in charge of the western hemisphere and the warm master negotiator in charge of the eastern hemisphere.
Past-Death adopted Gabriel, trained him, turned him into a killing machine, her top assassin and lover.
I.m challenging you, assassin, demon.
As Death.s best assassin, Gabriel wasn.t the type of person anyone ever wanted to run into, let alone when awaking in a dark room after a nightmare.
You are still my top assassin, assuming you don.t fail in your executions.
Death.s assassin turned and walked away, disappearing into the shadow world.
The assassin she.d come to accept as a fixture in her unusual life was suddenly more: he was Rhyn.s guardian angel as well as Toby.s, and her friend.
"I see â€“ " "Katie, quiet!" the assassin ordered, body bristling with tension.
She debated what to do. She knew where Gabe was allegedly taking her, but she couldn't outrun or fight a demon or an assassin or anything else chasing her through the underworld. She'd need help.
Only when he reached Gabe did he return to his Immortal form. The death-dealer's clothing was tattered from demon strikes, his body smelling of blood sure to incense the creatures he fought. Despite this, the assassin's speed and strikes didn't falter. Each was sure and powerful. Rhyn maneuvered until his back was to Gabe's, and he reached back to snatch the knife Gabe kept strapped to one thigh. While Gabe showed no sign of slowing, Rhyn could feel the wound Kris inflicted slowing his movements. At least Kris hadn't stabbed him with the enforcer dagger, or Rhyn would be dead.
Jenn tried not to smile, recalling how frazzled the normally cold, organized assassin had been for months as he tried to juggle fighting the Black God with a teenage god.
The former head of the assassin corps for the White God was revered and feared among the Guardians.
She claimed he changed the plan to hiring an assassin.
After you kill the first assassin and Michael Corleone tells you to go to the basement, go foward and make a left.
G'Kar is threatened by an old enemy, who sends an assassin.
She becomes an assassin - the best in the business.
He doesn't know the assassin 's identity and can't trust anyone.
The defense says that Dando was probably killed by a professional assassin.
A deadly assassin, who wants to murder a prosecution witness on a plane, releases a whole crate full of vicious snakes!
A ruthless female assassin is on the loose, leaving a bloody trail behind her.
And last but by no means least is Jade, trained assassin and an expert with any firearm known to man.
assassin bugs also will take butterflies commonly.
Mynx (Human ): Fashion model, master assassin, or adult entertainer: Which is the real Mynx?
Everything goes completely awry when a government assassin is sent to retrieve River.
Thank the heavens then that Paul Bettany's mad as a hatter, albino assassin Silas is a terrifying presence.
The result of Jim Budd's continued harassment is a very nasty and a below the belt character assassin.
brainwashed to become a political assassin.
His life was ended by an assassin's bullet five days after General Robert E. Lee surrendered.
Weak and faint from the assassin's dagger, the emergency came upon the dying caliph unprepared.
Here, she's embarrassing, playing a learner assassin like a C-list celeb on a TV cookery show.
Tyrion was stunned at the appalling sight as the assassin reached over dragged himself further along the now crimson blade and into striking distance.
His assassin, James Earl Ray, is arrested in London, England, on 8 June and promptly extradited to the USA.
Episode 6 (14 FEB 91) " Assassin " attendance figures for the Leisure Center are far too low.
We keep Bullseye's coldness and his inventiveness as an assassin but not his costume or his long-standing grudge against DD.
heroic warrior or stealthy thief, do you join a mages guild or the assassin guild?
mages guild or the assassin guild?
When they had performed the funeral obsequies, Al-Hasan arraigned the assassin before him.
Before he became a renegade from the armies of Hell he was Al Simmons, an assassin working for the United States Security Group.
shogun assassin is one of exploitation cinema's most under-rated gems.
Within five weeks of its formation King Humbert was shot by an anarchist assassin named Bresci while leaving an athletic festival at Monza, where his Majesty had distributed the prizes (2Qth July 1900).
Three of these, nevertheless, were executed by the French as accessories before the fact, and the assassin himself was impaled, after torture, in spite of a promise of pardon having been made to him on condition of his naming his associates.
While engaged in exploring with his own eyes the furthest corners of the empire, he fell by the hand of an assassin in the convict settlement of the Andaman islands in 1872.
His assassin, 25-year-old Jewish law student Yigal Amir, was immediately seized by police.
It demystifies the romantic assassin, revealing an odd recluse sat on a roof covered in pigeon shit.
Shogun Assassin is one of exploitation cinema 's most under-rated gems.
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While eyes are closed, tap one player on the head to designate her as the assassin.
The assassin can be caught if two players name the same suspect, but if the players are wrong, then they "die" as well.
This story follows the tribulations of a one time great assassin and his approach to taking revenge on a situation that took place in his past.
Attract and protect aphid predators such as ladybugs, lacewings, assassin bugs, praying mantis, adult wasps, spiders and chickadees.
Assassin's Creed has a topless bronze statue located in the Rich District.
Play as a tough melee warrior, try your hand at magic, or even play as a dangerous assassin.
Do you desire to be a tough warrior, a powerful wizard, or a stealthy assassin?
Instead of just personalities, they all have their own bodies, but should still be considered the same person -- from the female assassin Kadee Smith to the Mexican Wrestler in a suit named Mask de Smith.
Your objective is to kill the top ten assassins so that you, Mr. Travis Touchdown, can become the number one assassin in the world.
Your hit could be the next top assassin or just a small hit in order to make some money, which you will need in order to pay for the data for the next top assassin you need to kill.
The storyline alone deserves the laughs because Travis Touchdown suddenly has the urge to become the best assassin... after realizing he is running out of money to buy action figures and collector cards.
With the Stealthy Bundle, you get a 40 GB system, controller, remote and the games Assassin's Creed and Uncharted.
Ubisoft, based in Montreal, is also one of Canada's largest studios, producing well-known titles like Tom Clancy Splinter Cell, Assassin's Creed, Prince of Persia and Rainbow Six.
He was buried in section 45 at Arlington National Cemetery after being killed by an assassin's bullet.
The victim of an assassin's bullet turned out to be David Canary's character Stuart Chandler, the twin brother to his lead character Adam Chandler.
Long before he was the Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzeneggar portrayed the iconic character of a cyborg assassin sent back in time to kill Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton).
One wonders if Hobb had the entire thing mapped out when she first sat down to write Assassin's Apprentice?
The toleration regime, the Alliance, will do anything to keep the secret and have hired a private assassin to shut her mouth permanently.
This robotic assassin has the capability to look and sound human, but with a twist.
Benford follows a lead on the tattooed assassin he saw in his flashforward.
Pris was a sexual model designed for pleasuring others while Zhora was an assassin model.
His assassin's gaze was bright and his face healthy, a pleasant surprise.
You married an assassin.
He placed his hand on the assassin's head.
But this time, I cannot, assassin.
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