As Sarah predicted, he possessed incredible self-control.
As dawn broke across the sky, the elder demon who possessed Memon spoke to him.
Jackson possessed a true passion for music.
If she possessed a smile, she never presented it for public display.
I don't know what possessed them to freeze us.
Now we knew we possessed an incredible tool at our fingertips.
Neither Daniel Brennan nor Merrill Cooms possessed that information.
She possessed a head of coal black hair, tied in a single braid that extended below her waist, dark eyes, and a smile that lit up the room.
His sword defended him as if possessed, yet when he went to strike, he found his blows ill timed and clumsy.
Uncertain what possessed her – beyond pure emotion – she complied.
Fred possessed a full head of snow-white hair, carried himself ramrod straight and was a familiar sight and well-liked figure about town.
Part of me was hesitant to answer but something in the old man's voice gave me confidence he possessed no untoward ambitions.
The room of the Sanctuary where he materialized consisted of nothing more than a lectern holding a massive book possessed by a long-dead Oracle.
While he possessed sufficient strength to pull away, he was fearful of hurting her, and even more so, of her crying out.
Either his words or his soothing voice caused the woman to abandon what little self-control she possessed; she threw her arms around him, sobbing.
She possessed a regal countenance and carried herself with an easy grace.
She twisted to face the direction from which it had come, expecting to see Gabriel. Nothing was there. The jungle around her fell suddenly still, and the possessed branches stopped in place, as if watching her.
He didn't know what magic she possessed, but it was unlike anything he'd ever seen.
The possessed king snapped out of his thoughts and looked around.
What demon possessed me that I behaved so well?
Men seeing the nature of this man like that of the brute, think that he has never possessed the innate faculty of reason.
With every scrap of will power she possessed, she resisted the urge to help him with the buttons.
The director tried to question me but I cut him off, saying we possessed no ambitions beyond what we were doing.
His eyes turned black, fathomless, and she knew whatever creature possessed the human body was loosening its grip on its powers.
Regardless of how irresponsible the woman was, she presumably possessed natural maternal instincts for her child.
The logical suspect was the person who possessed the most reason to see Jerome Shipton dead.
Jackson stood dumbstruck; amazed the newborn possessed such control.
Dean hoped it was simply from force of habit, not because he possessed information he wasn't sharing.
What she possessed in exuberance, she lacked in coordination, though.
Sirian's knowledge of what happened when two demons possessed one host was not one he would dare share.
Avoiding the possessed king, Taran took his place directing the great hall's activities.
One sentiment, fear for his life, possessed his whole being.
He felt it awkward to attract everyone's attention and to be considered a lucky man and, with his plain face, to be looked on as a sort of Paris possessed of a Helen.
Nothing in life seemed to him of much importance, and under the influence of the depression that possessed him he valued neither his liberty nor his resolution to punish his wife.
And those thoughts, though now vague and indefinite, again possessed his soul.
The source of that extraordinary power of penetrating the meaning of the events then occuring lay in the national feeling which he possessed in full purity and strength.
She was taller than Howie but rail thin and possessed an engaging smile, long blond hair and arresting blue eyes.
While he yearned to return to New Hampshire I sensed he possessed a strong guilt, locking him to his mother's bedside.
He hadn't thought it as harsh as it was, just like he thought nothing of killing anything in his path, but seeing the look on a normal human's face reminded him he'd been close to losing what humanity he possessed for quite a while.
She possessed an "outie" navel that looked like a cherry tomato had dropped down her too-tight tee shirt and landed on the top of the hill.
Gabriel left for the Caribbean Sanctuary, where the book possessed by a long dead Oracle was busy scribbling notes about the Present.
She possessed promising coordination and ability to learn at least the basics of the warrior's trade, skills no other nishani had ever needed.
Cynthia, whose tiny five-two body possessed far more gracefulness than her husband's, managed to look as born on blades as the other two skaters.
Putting aside her obvious mental problems, Dean guessed she still possessed the ability to try and kill her husband.
He had no idea if he possessed the strength to stop his fall once the loosened slack had expired.
He possessed the capability to make victims forget, yet when they were willing participants, as most were, he enjoyed knowing they remembered their time with him.
She waded through the brush of the possessed jungle, unwilling to admit just how scared she was.
However, Dean possessed no cogent thoughts on what to do with this new information.
As hard as she was laughing, squirming away would have been impossible, even if she had possessed the strength - and it was obvious she didn't.
The true method of science which he possessed forced him to condemn as useless the entire form which Schelling's and Hegel's expositions had adopted, especially the dialectic method of the latter, whilst his love of art and beauty, and his appreciation of moral purposes, revealed to him the existence of a transphenomenal world of values into which no exact science could penetrate.
The technical high school, which since 1899 has possessed the right to confer the degree of doctor of engineering, practically enjoys academic status and so do the veterinary high school and the school of art.
Nations are possessed with an insane ambition to perpetuate the memory of themselves by the amount of hammered stone they leave.
Boris, grown more manly and looking fresh, rosy and self-possessed, entered the drawing room elegantly dressed in the uniform of an aide-de- camp and was duly conducted to pay his respects to the aunt and then brought back to the general circle.
Had Speranski sprung from the same class as himself and possessed the same breeding and traditions, Bolkonski would soon have discovered his weak, human, unheroic sides; but as it was, Speranski's strange and logical turn of mind inspired him with respect all the more because he did not quite understand him.
He, the commander-in-chief, a Serene Highness who everybody said possessed powers such as no man had ever had in Russia, to be placed in this position--made the laughingstock of the whole army!
"Not possessed," Jenn said.
At length the old hound burst into view with muzzle to the ground, and snapping the air as if possessed, and ran directly to the rock; but, spying the dead fox, she suddenly ceased her hounding as if struck dumb with amazement, and walked round and round him in silence; and one by one her pups arrived, and, like their mother, were sobered into silence by the mystery.
A joyful, unexpected frenzy, of which he had thought himself incapable, possessed him.
Though he possessed nowhere near the level of power he used to, he was still able to sense the figure cowering in a corner.
It was clear and cool outside of Gabe's small cottage in the middle of a possessed jungle. Rhyn felt the sense that someone else was there once more and looked around. Assuming the feeling has something to do with his magic, Rhyn shook it off once more. He opened the front door without knocking, already sensing it was empty. Gabe had left in a hurry. The wardrobe near his bed was open and his walls were missing many of the weapons Rhyn had seen last time.