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.
The oath I took to you and Jule I now take to her.
You know I will not break my oath to you.
"I took an oath to my father and then to Andre," Erik retorted.
Taran wouldn't take an oath to me, even after all I'd done for him.
Their deed of agreement was drawn up in the temple by a notary public, and confirmed by an oath " by god and the king."
I didn't take an oath to do something stupid!
I do not seek your oath, only your sword, for which you will be paid in gold.
"Did he take an oath to you?" he asked suddenly, eyes narrowing.
"What do you choose for fulfillment of my oath?" she demanded.
And if I remember correctly, you swore an oath to me.
If I recall, I swore an oath to you and you one to me, he responded in a low voice.
Two, what are we going to do when Kris chooses the Code and his oath over our unanimous vote to kill Sasha?
"I take no oath," he told her firmly.
The ministers refused to take the Oath of Supremacy without the qualification suggested by Usher.
The Code admits no claim unsubstantiated by documents or the oath of witnesses.
If I have not cleaved your head, 'tis because I took an oath to kin to spare you.
Or have you already sworn an oath to Memon?
He had intended to demand her armies, her loyalty, her oath of non-interference in his plans.
The gemeente - consisting only of those bound by the communal oath for mutual help and defence - elected their own magistrates.
When I told him that duty and the oath were above everything, he started proving goodness knows what!
I take no oath to you.
"To fulfill my oath?" she questioned tersely.
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.
"You must have a plan, or you would not have demanded me in fulfillment of my oath," she reasoned.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
"We are agreed that I am the fulfillment of the oath," she confirmed.
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?
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.
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.
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.
I take an oath to no man, Vara.
I take an oath to none.
He opposed the compelling of Protestant Nonconformists to take the oath required of Roman Catholics.
Xander had promised Jule to behave, an oath Jule said he couldn't break, since it was Original-to-Original.
Paul forbade Roman Catholics to take the oath; but to no purpose, beyond stirring up a literary controversy.
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.
In May he refused to take the oath of supremacy, acquiring like his colleagues consistency with old age.
"You took an oath to serve the Immortals, their cause, and be a member of this Council," Kris grated.
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.
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 Neapolitans reached Bologna on the 17th of May, but in the meantime a dispute had broken out at Naples between the king and parliament as to the nature of the royal oath; a cry of treason was raised by a group of factious youngsters, barricades were erected and street fighting ensued (May Is).