True to my assignment, I recorded movements and time until Quinn's voice from below broke the silence.
Damian looked at him, touching his thoughts long enough to realize Rainy had volunteered to take on the bodyguard assignment to the beautiful woman in his thoughts.
David and Cynthia Dean had experienced little success in trying to secure a more formal arrangement for long term custody of Martha, managing only undocumented assignment as temporary foster parents.
"The protective assignment," Gabriel started.
For reasons he couldn't explain, Tim's assignment irritated him.
Dean located Sackler, who was less than pleased at getting a Saturday assignment of questionable worth.
It kind of ticked me off—like I was an assignment he had to take care of, and our going out wasn't a social thing.
Darian hoped his excitement at the assignment didn't show.
Where I took on this assignment, hoping you'd retain the part of you that makes you human?
She didn't know what to think about Jonny's assignment or his insistence Darian would destroy one world.
Her body felt like it had before her assignment to the Black God.
Ikir sent me on assignment to spy on him.
The assignment of genii to buildings and gates is connected with an important class of sacrifices; in order to provide a tutelary spirit, or to appease chthonic deities, it was often the custom to sacrifice a human being or an animal at the foundation of a building; sometimes we find a similar guardian provided for the frontier of a country or of a tribe.
The Ecclesiastical Commissioners Act 1840, § 42, provides that no spiritual person may sell or assign any patronage or presentation belonging to him by virtue of any dignity or spiritual office held by him; such sale or assignment is null and void.
The last of these attempts resulted in the " Dorian conquest " of the "Achaeans " and " Ionians " of Peloponnese, and in the assignment of Argolis, Laconia and Messenia to the Heracleid leaders, Temenus, Aristodemus and Cresphontes respectively; of Elis to their Aetolian allies; and of the north coast to the remnants of the conquered Achaeans.
Pompey was satisfied by the ratification of his acts in Asia, and by the assignment of the Campanian state domains to his veterans, the capitalists (with whose interests Crassus was identified) had their bargain for the farming of the Asiatic revenues cancelled, Ptolemy Auletes received the confirmation of his title to the throne of Egypt (for a consideration amounting to i,50o,000), and a fresh act was passed for preventing extortion by provincial governors.
The king's acceptance of two bribes - one of $75,000 and another of $80,000 for the assignment of an opium licence - precipitated the revolution of 1887.
But the assignment of these various meanings to the factor does not yield results which accord with the historic facts.