Her insides quaked, but she breathed deeply to keep calm and focus her mind.
He seemed at once disgusted by the fact she was a difficult mortal blood monkey and yet primitively protective, holding her as she quaked after her run-in with a man who wanted to kill her.
In war they trembled at the sound of a trumpet, in peace they quaked before the shouting of their own demagogues; and during the assault of Philip II.
The heart of a slave was laid before him, but he declared that that could not be Hogni's, since it quaked.
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