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  • Death has struck down her prey, and, she will now wait till the girl is free! Cited from A Fascinating Traitor,by Col. Richard Henry Savage
  • We desire that, too; that he may not by any chance be made her prey again. Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
  • She knew better than to go out after her Prey. Cited from More Fables, by George Ade
  • A woman might come and go, taking away her prey whithersoever seemed good to her. Cited from Lost Illusions, by Honore De Balzac [Tr.: Ellen Marriage]
  • She was up in an instant, looking for her prey, but it was out of sight. Cited from Old Mission Stories of California, by C.F. Carter
  • She was ready now to punish her prey for that look of doubt in his eyes. Cited from The Shield of Silence, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • Man, the she-tiger of the palace is making a spring on her prey. Cited from Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works, by Ka*alida*asa
  • But easily she seized her prey and led it low in triumph. Cited from Ulysses, by James Joyce
  • It must have been an anxious moment when she was so near and heading straight for her prey. Cited from A Canadian Manor and Its Seigneurs, by George M. Wrong
  • Germany could have spread out her army westwards while Austria seized upon her prey. Cited from Havoc, by E. Philips Oppenheim
  • If a man would feel more that he is the brother of a woman, and not only her prey, or that she must be his! Cited from Jean-Christophe Journey's End, by Romain Rolland
  • She is also much more accustomed than a dog to lie concealed and suddenly spring on her prey. Cited from Expression Emotion in Man & Animals, by Darwin #2
  • Although she scored no hits her shells forced the U-boat to abandon her prey.
  • She saw her prey -- the two women -- lying senseless upon the floor. Cited from Tarzan of the Apes, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • The rage of Miss Brewster increased when she did not find her prey where she expected. Cited from A Woman Intervenes, by Robert Barr
  • Besides, an eagle does not, when descending on her prey, fall like a rock. Cited from Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2, by John Wilson
  • Then the eagle flew down to the earth with her prey, and the two stood face to face once more in human form. Cited from The Yellow Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • The woman did not see -- she had forgotten her prey in the horror of the danger that threatened herself. Cited from Return of Tarzan, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • She felt baffled and angry, as though her prey had escaped her. Cited from Tales Of Men And Ghosts, By Edith Wharton
  • Along this road the Spider goes home, dragging her prey behind her. Cited from The Wonders Of Instinct, by J H Fabre
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