Usage examples for possession

  1. She knows full well that if he once gets possession of her lord, he will not fail to do him harm.  Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  2. It was passing strange, but his self- possession had all at once returned to him.  The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  3. A moment was now allowed him to complete his dress, while the party were taking possession of the boats.  The Old Bell Of Independence; Or, Philadelphia In 1776 by Henry C. Watson
  4. But we have seen them- seen them taking possession of beautiful, drowned Paris- and we know what they are.  The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss