As if bent on assisting her, the weather turned steamy when it entered the second week of June.
From this time forward it was against Assyria instead of Babylonia that Elam found itself compelled to exert its strength, and Elamite policy was directed towards fomenting revolt in Babylonia and assisting the Babylonians in their struggle with Assyria.
In the wars of the period Athens took a prominent part with a view to upholding the balance of power, joining the Corinthian League in 395, and assisting Thebes against Sparta after 378, Sparta against Thebes after 369.
"To discuss how you are assisting my death-dealers get into and out of my underworld," Gabriel replied, changing the subject.
Alex laughed softly, assisting her up the steps with one hand on her plump elbow.