What kind of creature could do this?
There's one creature who can tolerate you, and that's me.
He was the creature who trapped her in Hell.
He was a fool if he thought he could fight a creature that didn't die!
But not a trace could they find of the tiny creature they sought.
They heard the sudden twittering of a bird, but could not find the creature anywhere.
She was stuck with the creature behind the evil in the world.
Whatever creature it was, it had to be ancient.
This creature succeeded by other means than temperance and purity.
She wasn't able to reconcile the creature that turned her Immortal with the man before her.
The Wizard reached out, caught the wee creature in his hand, and holding its head between one thumb and finger and its tail between the other thumb and finger he pulled it apart, each of the two parts becoming a whole and separate piglet in an instant.
Jule was knocked off his feet by a hard blow but got back up, beckoning to the other creature with a look of confidence out of place for his bloodied face.
The creature walking away from her wanted something, and she couldn't figure out what.
Jule launched himself out the window as the creature made the second blow against the door.
He knew it was Napoleon--his hero--but at that moment Napoleon seemed to him such a small, insignificant creature compared with what was passing now between himself and that lofty infinite sky with the clouds flying over it.
The hair on the back of his neck rose, and he tensed, waiting for the creature to materialize.
In that moment, she almost felt a human connection to the creature with the red eyes.
At the far end of the library was a creature that made her think twice about entering.
As she watched, the creature rose and hobbled from the desk to a nearby shelf.
Cold and merciless, this creature was her mate for all time.
Today, she had left, because the idea of eternity in the red desert with a creature incapable of caring for her was too much for her to bear.
He is the same restless little creature he was when you saw him.
Unlike her father, this creature was capable of sympathy.
Had his actions truly set her on this path to end up as the plaything of a creature with no capacity for mercy?
The horse had especially attracted their notice, because it was the biggest and strangest creature they had ever seen; so it became the center of their first attack.
Then, having tied the wooden creature securely, the boy buckled the strap and tossed his prisoner into the buggy.
Jim's eyes stuck out as much as those of the Sawhorse, and he stared at the creature with his ears erect and his long head drawn back until it rested against his arched neck.
There was no way to get the creature out without breaking the vase, so the Tin Woodman smashed it with his axe and set the little prisoner free.
I was no longer a restless, excitable little creature, requiring the attention of everybody on the train to keep me amused.
Of course, you cannot help it, and I love you just as well as if you were the most beautiful creature in the world.
There are many furrows in the sand where some creature has travelled about and doubled on its tracks; and, for wrecks, it is strewn with the cases of caddis-worms made of minute grains of white quartz.
"What a charming creature your younger girl is," said the visitor; "a little volcano!"
The beautiful creature passed her hands over her eyes an instant, tucked in a stray lock of hair that had become disarranged, and after a look around the garden made those present a gracious bow and said, in a sweet but even toned voice:
It is hardly as if you had seen a wild creature when a rabbit or a partridge bursts away, only a natural one, as much to be expected as rustling leaves.
Prince Andrew longed to snatch up, to squeeze, to hold to his heart, this helpless little creature, but dared not do so.
She, poor innocent creature, is left to be victimized by an old man who has outlived his wits.
"He's a creature that wriggles in anywhere!" was the answer.
He glanced once at the companion's face, saw her attentive and kindly gaze fixed on him, and, as often happens when one is talking, felt somehow that this companion in the black dress was a good, kind, excellent creature who would not hinder his conversing freely with Princess Mary.
Dusty asked, eyes going from his dinner to the mangled creature on the table in front of them.
"You almost waited too long," the mysterious creature said from behind him.
His eyes turned black, fathomless, and she knew whatever creature possessed the human body was loosening its grip on its powers.
Jule wasn't lucky enough for the creature on the main floor not to hear.
He sensed the creature ascend the stairs and chose a room at random, shoving it open with his hip.
You've always been a selfish creature, Jule.
This creature I'll avoid when I come calling, which I soon plan to do.
What kind of creature would hurt a woman like this? her father asked.
The kind of creature that could do such things to other men left her no doubt he'd do the same to her if she didn't obey.
You'll be the one person in the universe who finds an ounce of good in that creature, Darkyn.
I said a creature who has never known peace will surrender unconditionally when he tastes it for the first time.
"You are the soul to a creature who had none," he said.
He was the unpredictable, violent creature she always considered him in battle but not in dealing.
But they've been very scarce for a few years and we usually have to be content with elephants or buffaloes, answered the creature, in a regretful tone.
You are certainly the most beautiful creature I ever beheld.
I would like to feel a parrot talk, it would be so much fun! but I would be pleased with, and love any little creature you send me.
That creature said: You are angry, you are jealous, you would like to pay him out, you are afraid--but here am I!
There was no way a creature like Darkyn, who valued control over everything, was going to let her talk to Zamon.
She started to shake, unable to bear the idea of more children dying or living with the creature behind it.
Wynn wasn't about to ask why it was secret or spend too much time in Hell with the violent creature before him.
"What an absurd creature!" he exclaimed.
Her astonishment, when she felt the tiny creature inside, cannot be put in a letter.
The parent will sometimes roll and spin round before you in such a dishabille, that you cannot, for a few moments, detect what kind of creature it is.
As twenty years before, it seemed impossible that the little creature who lived somewhere under her heart would ever cry, suck her breast, and begin to speak, so now she could not believe that that little creature could be this strong, brave man, this model son and officer that, judging by this letter, he now was.
And believe me, if I still value my life it is only because I still hope to meet such a divine creature, who will regenerate, purify, and elevate me.
Speck was waiting for him, at his feet a creature Dusty couldn't identify.
Dusty considered her before gazing back at the mutilated creature on top of the stainless steel lab counter.
You've got about two minutes before this creature tears through me and kills you.
Worse, she wasn't about to give the creature that tricked her into Hell and turned her Immortal an ounce of compassion.
The Other's bedchamber had been empty, as if the otherworldly creature was permanently gone.
A full head smaller than him, Darkyn was nonetheless the most lethal creature Gabriel had ever known.
If an ox were his property, and he wished to get needles and thread at the store, he thought it would be inconvenient and impossible soon to go on mortgaging some portion of the creature each time to that amount.
Long afterward James Hogg said, "I never felt so grateful to any creature below the sun as I did to Sirrah that morning."
You want me to find a creature with untold powers with my human self?
When the people saw me come from the sky they naturally thought me some superior creature, and bowed down before me.
I learned how the sun and the rain make to grow out of the ground every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food, how birds build their nests and live and thrive from land to land, how the squirrel, the deer, the lion and every other creature finds food and shelter.
She couldn't help thinking the creature whose job it was to trick people into Hell wasn't above lying to the human mate he took.