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poise
used in Throne of Glass

5 uses
  • The soldiers sat forward, poised to laugh.
    p. 30.7
  • Though the bindings on her pink-and-yellow gown crushed her ribs, and the pearls and diamonds around her neck strangled her, she kept her chin high, poised.
    p. 137.6
  • And inside the small chamber, kneeling before a darkness so black that it seemed poised to devour the world, was Cain.
    p. 311.9
  • The creature sank back onto its haunches, poised to spring, and in that moment, Celaena came up with the most reckless and brave plan she'd ever concocted.
    p. 314.8
  • What would she have said to the prince's bargain, had she known she would come to stand poised to lose so much?
    p. 341.4

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