I don't have to defend myself against Alex.
I can defend you against anything that attacks us.
Pierre will defend you well.
Why should I not defend myself?
But I am making a case I believe I can defend and will begin by defining my terms.
And yet, he had to find a way to defend her…their kingdom before he could deal with its runaway queen.
This wasn't his friend and he wasn't going to defend or reprimand him.
You defend him because you work for him and you're a loyal employee, but I'll bet you've wondered why he's so unresponsive.
No. But if I were trying to defend my honor, you'd be the one I would choose to take up there.
She didn't doubt Taran's ability to defend her kingdom - -if he ever got the chance.
In his philosophy he was mainly concerned to defend Christianity against modern Positivism.
"I'm trying to defend you," remonstrated the Tin Woodman.
But, if an Immortal or human or deity corners you, and you aren't able to summon me, you need to know how to defend yourself, Darkyn started.
I'm not going to even try to defend what you just saw, but I never cheated on you.
Up! up! and defend yourselves!
She'd been learning how to defend herself and watching how his people operated for a few days before the accident.
Your cousin is considering dating a man she'd have to defend in a dark alley.
The others…she wondered if Lankha could defend her.
No nishani in his bloodline had learned to defend herself or been exiled from her planet.
We can defend ourselves at length.
With a sickening feeling, she realized she'd never asked Darkyn what she meant to: how to turn off the seductress or at least, defend herself against those drawn to her.
The human senses that made her gasp at the colors of spring flowers were also ill-made to defend them against Immortals and deities.
But she might need to know how to defend herself.
Carmen had reason to know Alex could and would defend himself admirably.
"The spineless pretty boy who couldn't defend you against a paper plate?" he asked.
They wished to be ready to defend themselves, if the soldiers should try to do them harm.
You know how to defend yourself, and you can turn even a man into a rock with your magic.
Katie whipped around the breakfast bar, eyes roving the kitchen for the knife block or something with which to defend herself.
That arousing of the people by their sovereign and his call to them to defend their country--the very incitement which was the chief cause of Russia's triumph in so far as it was produced by the Tsar's personal presence in Moscow--was suggested to the Emperor, and accepted by him, as a pretext for quitting the army.
He was a man of war and battle, but he had never been a man to prey on those unable to defend themselves.
Let life go on in it unhindered and let it defend itself, it will do more than if you paralyze it by encumbering it with remedies.
He could defend many institutions better than any philosopher, because, in describing them as they concerned him, he gave the true reason for their prevalence, and speculation had not suggested to him any other.
From all this talk he saw only one thing: that to defend Moscow was a physical impossibility in the full meaning of those words, that is to say, so utterly impossible that if any senseless commander were to give orders to fight, confusion would result but the battle would still not take place.
Vasilchikov and Platov had already seen the count and explained to him that it was impossible to defend Moscow and that it would have to be surrendered.
Strange he would want to defend Howard after he had tried to dig up information on him.
You can teach me how to defend myself against monsters if you get tired of bailing me out.
She moved closer to Ully, even while knowing the skinny nerd was the least likely to defend her.
"Yes, though Kris said I have to wait for him to wake up and give him a chance to defend himself," Rhyn replied.
He's not here to defend himself from whatever you say about him.
She started to defend herself, but his implication was insulting.
She started to defend herself, but his implication was insulting.
Darian moved away from the door and kept to the edge of the room, sensing he was only welcomed because he was in the unique position to defend everyone there if the Other started blasting people.
She couldn't defend herself, let alone you.
I believe the last time I used a gun on this place was to defend you – from a bear.
King of England, and Ferdinand II., king of Aragon, to defend the possessions of the duchess Anne, daughter and successor of Francis, duke of Brittany.
He was summoned before the magistrates of Utrecht to defend himself against charges of irreligion and slander.
Here he was shut in by a superior force of Spaniards, and made preparations to defend himself until relieved by the army which Orange was collecting on the eastern frontier.
They could not see the speeding horse, but they heard the clatter of its hoofs far down the road, and they understood the cry, "Up! up! and defend yourselves!"
When the Revolutionary War began he was one of the first to hurry to Boston to help the people defend themselves against the British soldiers.
"Be brave, and defend your king with your lives," said their mother.
The way to end war is not to set up some big world government or eliminate nation-states, which will always retain the right to take unilateral military action to defend themselves.
Our Emperor joined the army to encourage it to defend every inch of Russian soil and not to retreat.
After going through the wood for about a mile and a half they came out on a glade where troops of Tuchkov's corps were stationed to defend the left flank.
The exact spot where 189 fighters gave up their lives to defend Texas from Mexican invasion can today be seen and experienced firsthand by visitors to the historic plaza.
There was no way to defend her moral objections without seeding doubt in his mind.
"But you thought you should defend me," he said in a calculating tone.
It would be disrespectful of Cade for her to do anything but defend his honor.
Dusty waited for Bianca to defend him, so he could tear into someone, anyone.
Sasha snatched her neck with one hand, his movement too fast for her to defend herself against.
"Never thought you.d defend me," Kris managed through teeth clenched in pain.
Evelyn had almost laughed when Lishana's eyebrows shot up in response gave but loved Romas so much more for understanding Kiera well enough to defend her.
I don't know what it is about you that inspires women to defend you, but I'm getting tired of talking to you about it.
I'm well aware they have no magic to defend themselves.
When was the last time you had to use a gun to defend yourself on our land?
And why were all efforts exhausted and six thousand men sacrificed to defend it till late at night on the twenty-fourth?
Taylorism, sometimes called the "New Haven" theology, was an attempt to defend Calvinism from Arminian attacks, and the defence itself was accused of Arminianism and Pelagianism by A.
As a member of the council of Madras he helped to defend the city against the French in 1759, and in July 1760 he went to Bengal as president of the council and governor of Fort William.
Ill with fever he went to Smolensk with twenty thousand men to defend the town against Napoleon's whole army.
The French, retreating in 1812--though according to tactics they should have separated into detachments to defend themselves--congregated into a mass because the spirit of the army had so fallen that only the mass held the army together.
To defend the Catholic doctrine of Immortality against the attack of Pomponazzi and the Alexandrists.
Before he left Paris he had thrown himself with ardour into the controversy raging between the university and the Friar-Preachers respecting the liberty of teaching, resisting both by speeches and pamphlets the authorities of the university; and when the dispute was referred to the pope, the youthful Aquinas was chosen to defend his order, which he did with such success as to overcome the arguments of Guillaume de St Amour, the champion of the university, and one of the most celebrated men of the day.
Herod Agrippa, who succeeded to the kingdom, built a third or outer wall on the north side of Jerusalem in order to enclose and defend the buildings which had gradually been constructed outside the old fortifications.
Truly you will not be able to keep your ditch nor your shipping unless you turn your ships and shipping into troops of horse and companies of foot, and fight to defend yourselves on terra firma."
Russia, obligated by treaty to defend Serbia, mobilized its army.
Germany, an ally of Austria-Hungary, was obligated by treaty to defend it.
But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that Antichrist--I really believe he is Antichrist--I will have nothing more to do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful slave,' as you call yourself!
He had created her dependency on his judgment and now it was up to him to make sure she learned to defend herself.
He ordered the militiamen to be called up from the villages and armed, and wrote a letter to the commander-in- chief informing him that he had resolved to remain at Bald Hills to the last extremity and to defend it, leaving to the commander-in-chief's discretion to take measures or not for the defense of Bald Hills, where one of Russia's oldest generals would be captured or killed, and he announced to his household that he would remain at Bald Hills.