With the bridges open, the threat she'd foreseen was going to overtake the human world.
Let the noon find thee by other lakes, and the night overtake thee everywhere at home.
If from habit and tradition he respects a stranger within his threshold, he yet considers it legitimate to warn a neighbour of the prey that is afoot, or even to overtake and plunder his guest after he has quitted his roof.
Convinced of being divinely inspired, he had begun to see visions, and discovered in the Apocalypse symbols of the heavenly vengeance about to overtake this sin-laden people.
ardour were unable to overtake the amount of study necessary for this task.