She'd sworn an oath to Darian, and the last thing she wanted was to return to the immortal world and wait for the Others to grab her.
I do not seek your oath, only your sword, for which you will be paid in gold.
I wanted to tell you I'll protect Tiyan with my life, not because I swore an oath to you, but because I understand now what it is to have a home to fight for.
Taran, if you'll not take an oath to Landis or Tiyan, will you take an oath to me?
He had intended to demand her armies, her loyalty, her oath of non-interference in his plans.
When I told him that duty and the oath were above everything, he started proving goodness knows what!
"I take no oath," he told her firmly.
Despite her oath to prevent the demon's passage from her body to its next
Or have you already sworn an oath to Memon?
Give him my…Tiyan's oath that we will not fight Landis if he will ally with us against his father for one battle.
The gemeente - consisting only of those bound by the communal oath for mutual help and defence - elected their own magistrates.
"To fulfill my oath?" she questioned tersely.
If I recall, I swore an oath to you and you one to me, he responded in a low voice.
The accused could clear himself by oath where his own knowledge was alone available.
The court might go a journey to view the property and even take with them the sacred symbols on which oath was made.
After the Gunpowder Plot parliament required a new oath of allegiance to the king and a denial of the right of the pope to depose him or release his subjects from their obedience.
On receiving -the order to return, Pepe, after hesitating for some time between his oath to the king and his desire to fight for Italy, finally resigned his commission and crossed the P0 with a few thousand men, the rest of his force returning south.
But the young king was determined to abide by his fathers oath, and had therefore to agree to an Austrian occupation of the territory between the P0, the Ticino and, the Sesia, and of half the citadel of Alessandria, until peace should be concluded, the evacuation of all districts occupied by his troops outside Piedmont, the dissolution of his corps of Lombard, Polish and Hungarian volunteers and the withdrawal of his fleet from the Adriatic.
I take an oath to none.
Memon wanted Tiyan on its knees, and the warlord of Tiyan owed him one oath, the gift of his choice.
"We are agreed that I am the fulfillment of the oath," she confirmed.
She would not tell me what you took from her in fulfilling her oath to you, but you did not choose anything a man like Sirian would have chosen.
"You must have a plan, or you would not have demanded me in fulfillment of my oath," she reasoned.
Would you take an oath to Tiyan?
From Peter's point of view the question was, did the enormity of the tsarevich's crime absolve the tsar from the oath which he had taken to spare the life of this prodigal son?
He opposed the compelling of Protestant Nonconformists to take the oath required of Roman Catholics.
In 939 Louis became involved in a struggle with the emperor Otto the Great on the question of Lorraine, the nobles of which district had sworn an oath of fidelity to the king of France.
The Senate would choose its own president, and the House of Representatives its speaker; each house would make its own rules of procedure; in each, one-third of the number of members would form a quorum; the members of each must take oath, or make affirmation of allegiance; and all alike would receive an allowance of £400 a year.
Already the emperor was beginning to feel weary of the heavy burdens which the government of so many realms had imposed upon him, and in 1549 he presented Philip to the states of the Netherlands, that they might take the oath of allegiance to him, and Philip swore to maintain all ancient rights, privileges and customs. The abdication of Charles V.
He was sent to the Marshalsea, and a few years later was indicted on a charge of praemunire on refusing the oath when tendered him by his diocesan, Bishop Home of Winchester.
Paul forbade Roman Catholics to take the oath; but to no purpose, beyond stirring up a literary controversy.