Rhyn scampered down the tree and fell far enough to knock his breath out. Demons flew overhead, unable to see through the canopy. He froze, watching them circle then leave, and stood, catching his breath. Fear penetrated him, colder than the rain. Katie was vulnerable. Gabe was vulnerable.
Owing to the historical past of Naples, and its social and economic condition at the end of the 17th century, the only study that really flourished there was that of law; and this soon penetrated from the courts to the university, and was raised to the level of a science.
A low growl started deep in his chest, a warning that penetrated her rampage.
A warm embrace caught her mid-fall over the cliff, and the scent of soap and man penetrated her bewildered senses.
"Master, they've penetrated the perimeter!" a voice shouted from down the hallway.