Fate narrowed down his challenges to those he was able to handle.
You and I have plenty of challenges with our present and future.
He, your father, I know him... if he challenges him to a duel will that be all right?
Thus, governments are very sensitive to criticism and to challenges to their authority.
His challenges on the mortal realm alone were overwhelming.
Ii., entitled " The Relation of the Paschal Chronicle to Malalas," challenges Professor Carriere's arguments, and contends that the History of Moses is a late 5th-century work, much interpolated in the immediately succeeding centuries.
Meeting of the Armies - Paris challenges Menelaus - Truce made.
What do you gentlemen see as some of the more important challenges to the incoming sheriff?
The underworld would open for him, when he'd conquered his challenges here in the human realm.
The Cornish knights (who in Arthurian romance are always represented as hopeless cowards), dare not contest his claim but Tristan challenges him to single combat, slays him and frees Cornwall from tribute.
The scepticism which challenges the whole collection may be set aside as radically perverse and unreasonable.
311, but from this point, in the meetings of Hector with Helen and Andromache, and again in the seventh book when Hector challenges the Greek chiefs, his prowess is forgotten.
Tso never challenges the text of the master as being incorrect, yet he does not warp or modify his own narratives to make them square with it; and the astounding fact is, that when we compare the events with the summary of them, we must pronounce the latter misleading in the extreme.
We may begin with one taken from Bacon's Essay of Prophecies:- " When I was in France, I heard from one Dr Pena, that the queen mother, who was given to curious arts, caused the king her husband's nativitie to be calculated, under a false name; and the astrologer gave a judgment, that he should be killed in a duell; at which the queene laughed, thinking her husband to be above challenges and duels; but he was slaine, upon a course at tilt, the splinters of the staffe of Mongomery going in at his bever."
The world will still face many challenges, which we will discuss shortly.
Attendant on them were the heralds, who were the officers of their military court, wherein offences committed in the camp and field were tried and adjudged, and among whose duties it was to carry orders and messages, to deliver challenges and call truces, and to identify and number the wounded and the slain.
George Eliot by her very name invites and challenges comparison with George Sand.