"The ball is in your court," I said.
My client's in court out here and I'm keeping an eye on her assets.
You'll have to report to court tomorrow morning.
We have a police force and a court system to apply the laws equally to all.
He tried to get her to seek a court order against Shipton if she was in fear of him, or, at the very least talk to an attorney.
See how the men, young and old, pay court to her.
His court duties were presumably over now that the case was settled.
During the week before Christmas, Martha had spent an overnight at Bird Song when Janet was forced to report to court in Grand Junction, on some charges she, thankfully, did not detail to the Deans.
Then you had some water, a few steaks, then held court with Sarah and Connor.
He'd never seen art of this kind, only the statues of his father's court and the multi-hued strands used to decorate homes.
There was also a large note reminding him of a 10:00 court appearance today and two telephone messages.
First off, request the morning off to go to court tomorrow.
Was he under court order?
There followed another band after this, which was called the Royal Court Band, because the members all lived in the palace.
The Comte de Turenne showed him into a big reception room where many generals, gentlemen-in-waiting, and Polish magnates--several of whom Balashev had seen at the court of the Emperor of Russia--were waiting.
I drove south toward town on the West Surry Road but instead of following Court Street, turned back north west on the Old Walpole to Howie's home.
Surely that doesn't have anything to do with whatever the court fight is about.
Our talking about it is court business, too—it's violating your pledge to the court.
Fred was frightened enough of the court system already.
Cynthia expressed concern that Fred's newly acquired knowledge that the bone fragment was human might jeopardize his court-imposed decree.
Nervous, uneasy, she made her way down the wall toward the Council members, who held court with themselves.
If the court thinks there's any possibility Jeff's alive, I'd have to wait years and years.
Instead, she grabbed a coffee and sat across the food court, within view.
This might be the adoption of commercial standards as well as the creation and operation of a civil court system and laws.
I was brought before a court of investigation composed of the teachers and officers of the Institution, and Miss Sullivan was asked to leave me.
It is like a beautiful maiden, who always lived in a palace, surrounded by a magnificent court; while the "Iliad" is like a splendid youth, who has had the earth for his playground.
Having dressed for his attendance at court in full parade uniform, which he had not worn for a long time, he went into Bilibin's study fresh, animated, and handsome, with his hand bandaged.
At six in the evening, Kutuzov went to the Emperor's headquarters and after staying but a short time with the Tsar went to see the grand marshal of the court, Count Tolstoy.
Is it possible that on account of court and personal considerations tens of thousands of lives, and my life, my life," he thought, "must be risked?"
An institution upholding honor, the source of emulation, is one similar to the Legion d'honneur of the great Emperor Napoleon, not harmful but helpful to the success of the service, but not a class or court privilege.
At that ball Pierre for the first time felt humiliated by the position his wife occupied in court circles.
Only the skeleton of life remained: his house, a brilliant wife who now enjoyed the favors of a very important personage, acquaintance with all Petersburg, and his court service with its dull formalities.
The small group that assembled before dinner in the lofty old-fashioned drawing room with its old furniture resembled the solemn gathering of a court of justice.
He hadn't seen anything like her since he sat in his father's court as a child.
The wing housed an indoor basketball court, indoor pool, a small game room, and a huge theatre room where music blared from some action movie.
The Dean's ages—both forty—and the financial limitations of their new business would make obtaining court approval difficult.
You'll have a ball if they don't boot you off before you reach the court room.
The sheriff's office was located only a few blocks east of Bird Song, behind the County Court House, where Fred O'Connor would report for jury duty the following Tuesday.
Cynthia finished her wedding pronouncement by tossing out a comment about her foolish son considering delaying the final year of his education to play professional baseball, a decision against which she and Rose Calvia planned to exert a full court press.
You're just grumpy because you have to go to court instead of playing in the woods with us.
This court business changes everything.
That's court business—official like.
That would take some research by Fred and his stalwarts, if Dean could figure a way to distance that investigation from Fred's court-dictated jury duty restrictions.
Is she involved in the court action?
Court starts at nine o'clock, Dean said as he piled silverware on the kitchen counter.
If I get some down time at the court house today, I'll try to check.
Then why would the heirs think the mine was so valuable to go to court over it?
Dean was directed to spend all available weekend time on a door to door smiling and handshaking crusade, the first of many Fred had mapped out for his full-court press for making David Dean the sheriff of Ouray County, Colorado.
You'll have to court me like a normal person.
You can ask the court for an order of restraint against your husband and stop him from coming anywhere near you if you're in fear of the man.
Unless the missus gets an court order on him or a good lawyer, she's back in the nest, and so's the boy.
He was holding court with Fred O'Connor in the parlor, a plate of potato chips and a tuna salad sandwich on his ample lap.
It's temporary custody at first until some court stuff takes place and we're married but the lawyer says Shipton definitely signed.
I have court; I'll see you around three.
Often it's a judgment thing—the court weighs all the facts and makes a determination.
He began to talk court order so Dean backed off, thanked him and left.
"I have a court case at 9:00," she said, "Let's get rolling."
By Wednesday afternoon the matter was settled and the disposition of the case was in the hands of Bobby Witherspoon, the assistant DA, and the juvenile court system.
This way you could never swear in a court of law you saw him.
"If it kept your hands off the women in court and the merchants' sons out of the Healer's ward, yes," Darian replied.
You ignore everyone at court now.
He dismissed them as the idle talk of jealous nobles at court, who'd wanted him to marry one of their daughters instead.
He was also a favorite with Darian's advisors and court, with a knack for connecting with everyone, even the servants.
Your court awaits you.
He didn't wait for her, and she paused a few times along the way to the food court to argue with Ashley via texts about talking to Xander.
She paused at the edge of the food court and caught sight of Xander and the girls.
In the court of the museum of the plastic arts; and a large monumental fountain in the Eugensplatte.
"The criminal who now sits before the court licking her paws," resumed the Woggle-Bug, "has long desired to unlawfully eat the fat piglet, which was no bigger than a mouse.
He was elected to Congress, he was chosen judge of the supreme court of Tennessee, he was appointed general in the army, and lastly he was for eight years the president of the United States.
All your court has been looking for you for the past two hours.
No such system of laws controls relations among nations, no significant world police force exists, and the world court system is very weak.
He says, the court of investigation before which I was brought consisted of eight people: four blind, four seeing persons.
I never knew even the names of the members of the "court" who did not speak to me.
Methinks "they are jesters at the Court of Heaven."
He had just entered, wearing an embroidered court uniform, knee breeches, and shoes, and had stars on his breast and a serene expression on his flat face.
As a mark of the commander-in-chief's special favor he was sent with the news of this victory to the Austrian court, now no longer at Vienna (which was threatened by the French) but at Brunn.
All that is beautiful, but what do we, I mean the Austrian court, care for your victories?
That puts the court in too bad a light, replied Bilibin.
In Brunn everybody attached to the court was packing up, and the heavy baggage was already being dispatched to Olmutz.
But consider the position in which you are placing her and me in the eyes of society, and even of the court, he added, lowering his voice.
Boris, speaking with deliberation, told them in pure, correct French many interesting details about the armies and the court, carefully abstaining from expressing an opinion of his own about the facts he was recounting.
Every day, letters of inquiry and notices from the court arrived, and on the first of May, Denisov was ordered to hand the squadron over to the next in seniority and appear before the staff of his division to explain his violence at the commissariat office.
Soon after his arrival Prince Andrew, as a gentleman of the chamber, presented himself at court and at a levee.
"I do not dispute that, but it cannot be denied that court privileges have attained the same end," returned Prince Andrew.
At that time, as always happens, the highest society that met at court and at the grand balls was divided into several circles, each with its own particular tone.
Marya Ignatevna Peronskaya, a thin and shallow maid of honor at the court of the Dowager Empress, who was a friend and relation of the countess and piloted the provincial Rostovs in Petersburg high society, was to accompany them to the ball.
On the twenty-ninth of May Napoleon left Dresden, where he had spent three weeks surrounded by a court that included princes, dukes, kings, and even an emperor.
As the mazurka began, Boris saw that Adjutant General Balashev, one of those in closest attendance on the Emperor, went up to him and contrary to court etiquette stood near him while he was talking to a Polish lady.
This reply of Balashev's, which hinted at the recent defeats of the French in Spain, was much appreciated when he related it at Alexander's court, but it was not much appreciated at Napoleon's dinner, where it passed unnoticed.
During all these discussions Pfuel and his interpreter, Wolzogen (his "bridge" in court relations), were silent.
At the review next day the Emperor asked Prince Andrew where he would like to serve, and Prince Andrew lost his standing in court circles forever by not asking to remain attached to the sovereign's person, but for permission to serve in the army.
In that circle they discountenanced those who advised hurried preparations for a removal to Kazan of the court and the girls' educational establishments under the patronage of the Dowager Empress.
The "man of great merit," who was still a novice in court circles, wishing to flatter Anna Pavlovna by defending her former position on this question, observed:
In our regiment two officers were court-martialed for that kind of thing.
Helene, having returned with the court from Vilna to Petersburg, found herself in a difficult position.
All right, you can tell all about it at the court-martial.
In Petersburg at that time a complicated struggle was being carried on with greater heat than ever in the highest circles, between the parties of Rumyantsev, the French, Marya Fedorovna, the Tsarevich, and others, drowned as usual by the buzzing of the court drones.
There were the same receptions and balls, the same French theater, the same court interests and service interests and intrigues as usual.
It is very difficult for events to be reflected in their real strength and completeness amid the conditions of court life and far from the scene of action.
And in a history recently written by order of the Highest Authorities it is said that Kutuzov was a cunning court liar, frightened of the name of Napoleon, and that by his blunders at Krasnoe and the Berezina he deprived the Russian army of the glory of complete victory over the French. *
If the whole activity of the leaders serves as the expression of the people's will, as some historians suppose, then all the details of the court scandals contained in the biographies of a Napoleon or a Catherine serve to express the life of the nation, which is evident nonsense; but if it is only some particular side of the activity of an historical leader which serves to express the people's life, as other so-called "philosophical" historians believe, then to determine which side of the activity of a leader expresses the nation's life, we have first of all to know in what the nation's life consists.
I caught the crack about 'that side of the court room.'
It's not listed in any of the court papers.
Fred patted him on the back and apologized on behalf of his friends who spent the afternoon in the court house attending Fred's jury session.
Because of his 10:00 court date, he asked Harrigan to contact Byrne's doctor and try to run down any additional life insurance the missing man might have purchased.