She stood a little drooping and shaken, where for a moment she had been erect and tensed.
He tensed, straining his ears for any movement that might locate the hidden foe.
Lee tensed as he saw that she was smiling now; and she opened her eyes.
Unconsciously, he tensed the muscles of his six feet of lean, hard body.
Facing him across the platform were two lions, tensed as if ...