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poise
used in Tenth Grade Bleeds

5 uses
  • Poised on his tongue was a blatant lie.
    5. An Unexpected Visitor (81% in)
  • With a horrific shock, Vlad realized that his mouth was open, his fangs elongated, poised over the delicious-l ooking blue vein in Meredith's neck.
    7. Halloween (92% in)
  • Looking back, Vlad could almost forget the horror of that moment when he realized he'd been poised to snack on the girl of his dreams.
    13. The Many Faces of Friendship (44% in)
  • Ignatius slid to a stop in a catlike pose, poised to strike again.
    17. Protocol (89% in)
  • Otis's eyes darted to Vlad, and before Vlad could blink, Ignatius gripped him by the throat from behind, the blade of his knife poised to plunge into Vlad's chest.
    24. A Difficult Decision (56% in)

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