Sounds like a favor to me.
Do me a favor and don't listen to Dulce.
I hate to ask you for another favor, but I wonder if I could pay you to drive me home.
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.
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.
Do me a favor and don't climb back up on your soapbox.
What had started out as a favor to her friend was turning into something else.
Can you do this one last favor for me?
Lydia spoke not another word, ignoring Dean in favor of her thoughts as she raced back to town.
"Do me a favor?" he asked.
Information first, favor second.
I'd like to ask a favor of you.
But you can do me a favor on the case.
While inequalities still exist around the world for women, the tide of history is flowing inexorably in favor of women's rights.
To favor revolutions, overthrow everything, repel force by force?...
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.
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.
"And I have a great favor to ask of you, Papa," said he.
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.
"Andre, do me a favor and interrogate the death dealer in the dungeon," Gabriel told the eldest of the brothers.
I broke Immortal Code to grant your favor of not killing Rhyn.
"I will consider a favor to you," he recanted.
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.
Deities did things differently, but he wasn't about to do what his predecessor would have and demand a favor of someone like Andre.
"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.
A favor from an old friend who doesn't want to see you in pain.
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.
Jade hadn.t wanted to come; he.d asked a personal favor of Darkyn not to come.
I ask for your attention one last time, as a personal favor to me.
What had started out as a pain-in-the-ass babysitting favor to Tim had turned gradually into something he looked forward to.
Class loyalties run deep, and he called me up about twenty years ago and said he was calling in a favor my dad owed him.
Kris, what if I said you could have anything in the world from me? A favor. A wish granted.
"I have a favor to ask," she said, a hint of hesitation in her voice.
He does me a favor by allowing you to ride on the animal, and I do him a favor by taking care of it.
Then with his strong face aglow in their feeble light, he made a speech in favor of a law to help poor fishermen.
Rarely in history has a government wrested away a functioning, privately funded solution in favor of a government entitlement.
The Communist system eschewed political liberties in favor of economic ones.
This is not to say that businesses are so materialistic they will favor a war to get a government contract.
After all, public opinion may just as easily be stirred up in favor of war as against it.
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.
The soldiers who had carried Prince Andrew had noticed and taken the little gold icon Princess Mary had hung round her brother's neck, but seeing the favor the Emperor showed the prisoners, they now hastened to return the holy image.
The Emperor, though he met him twice, did not favor him with a single word.
It seemed to me that his object in entering the Brotherhood was merely to be intimate and in favor with members of our lodge.
Natasha felt offended by the hesitation she had noticed in the anteroom, by her father's nervousness, and by the unnatural manner of the princess who--she thought--was making a favor of receiving her, and so everything displeased her.
To have one's ear pulled by the Emperor was considered the greatest honor and mark of favor at the French court.
The dust storm might work in their favor, but it would only increase their discomfort.
Quinn, consider it a personal favor... from the guy you appointed boss.
Not that I don't appreciate the favor, she said.
Jule is still not in favor among my kind.
"You already do owe me one favor," she reminded him.
A favor of your choosing, so long as it pleases me to grant it.
After all, he'd abdicated all Bird Song's weekend chores in favor of his flesh-pressing tour, and Cynthia deserved a rest.
Darkyn would be doing me a favor if he took out that jackass.
"This sounds like a favor," Gabriel said with a frown.
"You already do owe me one favor," she reminded him.
He.d only spent one night there last month before Sasha flung him to the side in favor of a demoness.
It's no wonder they don't favor you.
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.
"One favor from a deity of unimaginable power," she said.
"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."
"I'll do you a favor," Rhyn said. He grimaced at the pain in his chest as he hefted Hannah into his arms.
I have a really big favor to ask of you.
If you think "Western Medicine" is a business whose goal is to keep you sick to sell you medicines, you will tend to move away from genetically modified foods and favor organic.
Anna Mikhaylovna, practical woman that she was, had even managed by favor with army authorities to secure advantageous means of communication for herself and her son.
I was a hundred percent in favor and pleased Betsy agreed with me.
Do you seriously think you're doing Howie a favor by lying to him and letting him marry her after what she's done?
"This sounds like a favor," Gabriel said, frowning.
Whatever favor Fate asked of Death, it'd be huge.
I took Martha in 'cause I owed Patsy a favor for some stuff.
War as the remedy will fall out of favor for the many reasons I outline above.
But until they choose to remember that, they ask another favor of you, their last.
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.
He had just constructed a boat that could be propelled by a kite with the wind in its favor, and one day he tried experiments to see if he could steer the kite against the wind.
The enigmatic Tim's request for a favor was readily granted after three generations of both their families working together towards the PMF's goals of national unity.
Andrew..." she said timidly after a moment's silence, "I have a great favor to ask of you."
I did you the favor of running your prints years ago.
Before leaving, Napoleon showed favor to the emperor, kings, and princes who had deserved it, reprimanded the kings and princes with whom he was dissatisfied, presented pearls and diamonds of his own--that is, which he had taken from other kings--to the Empress of Austria, and having, as his historian tells us, tenderly embraced the Empress Marie Louise--who regarded him as her husband, though he had left another wife in Paris--left her grieved by the parting which she seemed hardly able to bear.
"I don't want a favor, unless that means you're willing to help me escape," she replied.