The warrior drew an arrow and aimed at the door while the others escaped.
Several rounds drove him back, and he ducked a blow aimed at his neck by Jilian.
She aimed and hit him in the stomach.
The house, with its bare, unplastered log walls, was not overclean--it did not seem that those living in it aimed at keeping it spotless--but neither was it noticeably neglected.
Indeed, the Cretan system, like that of Sparta, appears to have aimed at training up the young, and controlling them, as well as the citizens of more mature age, in all their habits and relations of life.