Links noun – A golf course that is built on sandy ground near a shore. Ties and links are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Ties" instead the word "Links" as a noun or a verb. popular alternative
Our Vampires Are Different: The vampires run The Syndicate, are bound to each other in unbreakable ties of dominance and submission, and form psychic links with the people they feed on (which can lead to insanity in those who feed too recklessly).
In Strangers in Paradise, the mob boss Veronica captures a journalist investigating the links between her organization, government and big business, ties him up, and kills him by cutting off "one finger at a time, one limb at a time", then leaving him to bleed.