The Other didn't notice him, perhaps because of the strange issues affecting magic.
A'Ran met her blows gently, redirecting them without affecting her balance.
The sovereigns saw that wealth was beginning to flow in to the new tribunals by means of fines and confiscations; and they obliged Torquemada to take as assessors five persons who would represent them in all matters affecting the royal prerogatives.
The anxiety, fatigue and cold to which he was thus exposed, affecting a constitution naturally weak, laid the foundation of the disease to which he afterwards succumbed.
He remained stoic, unwilling to let her see that her touch was affecting him.