Disarm and go home, Dusty!
At Vienna the war party was in the ascendant; the convention for disarmament had been signed, but so far from its being carried out, the reserves were actually called out on the 12th of April; and on the 23rd, before Cavours decision was known at Vienna, an Austrian ultimatum reached Turin, summoning Piedmont to disarm within three days on pain of invasion.
Her gaze flickered to the screen beneath her fingertips, and she typed the alarm disarm codes.
Austria agreed on condition that Piedmont should disarm and should not be admitted to the congress.
But, always ready to obey authority, Ignatius was able to disarm any charges that, now and at other times, were brought against him.
The revolt of the Lydians under Pactyas, whom Cyrus had appointed to collect the taxes, caused the Persian king to disarm them, though we can hardly credit the statement that by this measure their warlike spirit was crushed.
It remained to make good those promises and to disarm the fear and jealousy of the great powers.
Accordingly it was decided to form troops known as nizam-i-jedid, affiliated to the Janissaries so as to disarm the jealousy of the latter, properly drilled and wearing a distinctive uniform.
A crowd of 6000 persons gathered, and Hodson with marvellous coolness ordered them to disarm, which they proceeded to do.