The oath I took to you and Jule I now take to her.
Andre.s death and Rhyn.s reappearance changed everything, and Kris found himself considering alternatives he.d never have thought twice about before, like ordering Rhyn and Sasha killed despite his oath to protect his brothers and making an oath to Katie he had no intentions of keeping.
"You took an oath to serve the Immortals, their cause, and be a member of this Council," Kris grated.
"I took an oath to my father and then to Andre," Erik retorted.
Two, what are we going to do when Kris chooses the Code and his oath over our unanimous vote to kill Sasha?
You know I will not break my oath to you.
Though he took an oath to take care of her, he'd never expected she'd be lying in his bed, helpless against his world.
Only now, he couldn't help thinking she was the only woman he'd ever met he would even consider taking such an oath to.
I didn't take an oath to do something stupid!
She'd made her choice the moment she took an oath to the Guardians.
Xander had promised Jule to behave, an oath Jule said he couldn't break, since it was Original-to-Original.
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.
"What do you choose for fulfillment of my oath?" she demanded.
And if I remember correctly, you swore an oath to me.
He had intended to demand her armies, her loyalty, her oath of non-interference in his plans.
"Did he take an oath to you?" he asked suddenly, eyes narrowing.
Taran wouldn't take an oath to me, even after all I'd done for him.
On the 21st of December 1443 he was sworn to the statutes by Bishop Bekynton and the earl of Suffolk, the king's commissioners, and himself administered the oath to the other members of the foundation, then only five fellows and eleven scholars over fifteen years of age.
The ministers refused to take the Oath of Supremacy without the qualification suggested by Usher.
The gemeente - consisting only of those bound by the communal oath for mutual help and defence - elected their own magistrates.
Flushing, the port of Zeeland, which commanded the approach to Antwerp; and the inhabitants were compelled to take the oath to the prince of Orange, as stadtholder of the king.
Their deed of agreement was drawn up in the temple by a notary public, and confirmed by an oath " by god and the king."
And then we come to Greece, the home of Hippocrates, the "Father of Modern Medicine," who left us not just the oath that bears his name but also a corpus of roughly sixty medical texts based on his teaching.
After that they took his right hand, placed it on something, and told him to hold a pair of compasses to his left breast with the other hand and to repeat after someone who read aloud an oath of fidelity to the laws of the Order.
He had long been thinking of entering the army and would have done so had he not been hindered, first, by his membership of the Society of Freemasons to which he was bound by oath and which preached perpetual peace and the abolition of war, and secondly, by the fact that when he saw the great mass of Muscovites who had donned uniform and were talking patriotism, he somehow felt ashamed to take the step.
Various obscure rumors were always current among them: at one time a rumor that they would all be enrolled as Cossacks; at another of a new religion to which they were all to be converted; then of some proclamation of the Tsar's and of an oath to the Tsar Paul in 1797 (in connection with which it was rumored that freedom had been granted them but the landowners had stopped it), then of Peter Fedorovich's return to the throne in seven years' time, when everything would be made free and so "simple" that there would be no restrictions.
But you also say that our oath of allegiance is a conditional matter, and to that I reply: 'You are my best friend, as you know, but if you formed a secret society and began working against the government- -be it what it may--I know it is my duty to obey the government.
When I told him that duty and the oath were above everything, he started proving goodness knows what!