It may come to that; I have been steeling myself all the morning to meet it.
Steeling himself, lest he should hit the ill-fated ship, he fired.
The humor of it was steeling him against the canker of Joan's untimely disappearance.
But, steeling his heart, and uttering a short prayer, he leaped into the saddle.
Steeling himself, he replied, "Their terms are the freedom of the ...