Sounds like a favor to me.
Exactly. I then called in the favor she owed me from the bet I actually lost.
She gave him a withering look, wondering what crack he was smoking to think he did her any favor by bringing her here instead of to a hospital.
It was a cavalry general who had obtained the Emperor's special favor during this campaign, and who had formerly commanded the division in which Rostov was serving.
Information first, favor second.
Lydia spoke not another word, ignoring Dean in favor of her thoughts as she raced back to town.
"Do me a favor?" he asked.
Do me a favor and don't climb back up on your soapbox.
While inequalities still exist around the world for women, the tide of history is flowing inexorably in favor of women's rights.
Can you do this one last favor for me?
"And I have a great favor to ask of you, Papa," said he.
He'd never forget his single run-in with one of the Others, a group of Watchers working to destroy the mortal world in favor of an immortal one.
But you can do me a favor on the case.
To favor revolutions, overthrow everything, repel force by force?...
At that time a famous joke of Ermolov's was being circulated, that as a great favor he had petitioned the Emperor to make him a German.
This view was very general in the upper army circles and found support also in Petersburg and from the chancellor, Rumyantsev, who, for other reasons of state, was in favor of peace.
I should be given a small room as a favor, the soldiers would violate my father's newly dug grave to steal his crosses and stars, they would tell me of their victories over the Russians, and would pretend to sympathize with my sorrow... thought Princess Mary, not thinking her own thoughts but feeling bound to think like her father and her brother.
Normally she acquiesced in favor of a paycheck, but Lacy's demand was bizarre, even by Lacy-standards.
If this solution works, you owe me a favor of my choosing.
He was asking for a favor, one Darkyn would discover within seconds of her returning to Hell.
The cat declined a lap-offer in favor of the purple rocker, Martha's chair, as if to question the whereabouts of her missing friend.
Deities did things differently, but he wasn't about to do what his predecessor would have and demand a favor of someone like Andre.
"Andre, do me a favor and interrogate the death dealer in the dungeon," Gabriel told the eldest of the brothers.
"She wasn't best friends with Rhyn."' "I'll owe you a favor of your choosing, if you can make these work," Gabe said.
"Do me the favor and don't bring Wynn back," Rhyn said, anger flashing across his features.
He made it clear he didn't have to curry her favor, not with the Immortal Code on his side and the arrangement he proposed.
She took me in as a favor to my father and will release me, if I ever wanted it.
Rhyn snorted and faced Sasha, the brother charged with governing Australia, and the first to abandon the Council in favor of serving the Dark One.
I broke Immortal Code to grant your favor of not killing Rhyn.
Jade hadn.t wanted to come; he.d asked a personal favor of Darkyn not to come.
"I will consider a favor to you," he recanted.
His words made Rhyn's throat tighten. He'd never acted in order to gain his brothers' favor, but Kris's words affected him more than he thought they would. There was a flash of light and Kris was gone. Gabe jerked, as if surprised to find himself still standing.
"I'll do you a favor," Rhyn said. He grimaced at the pain in his chest as he hefted Hannah into his arms.
Kris, what if I said you could have anything in the world from me? A favor. A wish granted.
"Andre knew," Rhyn said quietly. "Andre always knew. It's why he didn't kill me. You ever wonder why he let me live, even after what I'd done to you? I didn't know it at the time, but he was doing me a favor. He was putting me some place safe. He knew I deserved a second chance, long before Katie, long before I realized it myself."
"One favor from a deity of unimaginable power," she said.
I ask for your attention one last time, as a personal favor to me.
It seems there are people in this house who do not favor you as a nishani and who may seek to harm you.
Assistance might come from their direction, but any favor from the Council would cost him dearly in another way.
It's no wonder they don't favor you.
Rarely in history has a government wrested away a functioning, privately funded solution in favor of a government entitlement.
This is not to say that businesses are so materialistic they will favor a war to get a government contract.