He gave everybody strict orders to leave you alone.
I'm under strict orders to keep you safe.
She turned away, issuing silent orders to the death-dealers.
She readied herself for a fight, making certain none of them had orders to jump her yet, and then continued to the panoramic window.
You don't give me orders, Damian.
Orders are issued for a battle.
He walked away with his clipboard in hand, barking some orders at another officer.
I thought it was strange, since Jimmy's the last person who would veer off course from your orders because you let him blow up whatever he wants and he doesn't wanna lose that.
I don't take orders from your kind.
"If he chooses to protect this target from us—" "First," Damian said, standing, "Jule doesn't take orders from you.
Damian issued few clean-up orders, for there was no way to maintain the discretion his Guardians needed to mask their shadow operations protecting humanity.
She just rotated to the southwest on orders that neither you nor Jule nor I issued, and the Tucson sites have fallen like flies.
Landon issued orders to the dealers last night to seal the others in the lakes where we found the souls originally.
He'd deal with her after he issued orders to his assassins.
Keep at it until I send orders otherwise and change locations daily.
We heard them say they have orders to kill everyone.
You.ll take orders from me?
He heard Mansr issue orders to others to rally on the moon and Jetr's voice come over the speakers.
She did not agree with the commander's orders to kill anyone who stepped within range.
"You have orders for lodging and supplies," the fed said, hurrying to catch up to him.
You'll soon receive orders to report to a set of coords with the box.
The adversaries were regrouping, with one barking orders to those remaining.
I found encrypted correspondence from Greene and your orders to Brady to find me, before the nuke attacks.
He was probably upset that she didn't answer her cell phone, but he had given her strict orders not to use it when she was driving.
Memon presided over all before him, at times as still as the statues lining the halls and at times barking orders for more wine or shouting at servants who placed food wrong on the tables.
It felt like long ago he'd entered Tiyan at Memon's orders, never knowing where he'd end up.
Having taken holy orders his advancement in the Church was very rapid, mainly through the influence of his brother Andrew.
After having preached the gospel in Wiirzburg, the whole party were put to death by the orders of an unjust judge named Gozbert.
Later he took holy orders, held two livings, and became master of the rolls in 1494, while Henry VII.
Uhtred was slain by the orders of Canute, who gave the province to Eric (Eirikr) earl of Lade.
On the 26th of January the grand-duke issued a circular letter to the Tuscan bishops suggesting certain reforms, especially in the matter of the restoration of the authority of diocesan synods, the purging of the missals and breviaries of legends, the assertion of episcopal as against papal authority, the curtailing of the privileges of the monastic orders, and the better education of the clergy.
Other decrees denounced the abuse of indulgences, of festivals of saints, and of processions and suggested reforms; others again enjoined the closing of shops on Sunday during divine service, the issue of service-books with parallel translations in the vernacular, and recommended the abolition of all monastic orders except that of St Benedict, the rules of which were to be brought into harmony with modern ideas; nuns were to be forbidden to take the vows before the age of 40.
The caliph at once gave orders for the gardener to be brought before him the next day.
Because its meaning has to be imputed, we have tended to describe it in terms of prior technologies—which, in many cases, understates its potential by many orders of magnitude.
It does so in orders of magnitude better than what came before it—libraries—but only better, not differently.
Government buildings were converted into silos to hold the abundance, as other countries in the region placed orders for massive amounts of these seeds.
After receiving her visitors, the countess was so tired that she gave orders to admit no more, but the porter was told to be sure to invite to dinner all who came "to congratulate."
The old man made a departure from his usual routine in honor of his son's arrival: he gave orders to admit him to his apartments while he dressed for dinner.
They were under orders to advance next day.
I know the service, and it is my habit orders strictly to obey.
Prince Auersperg feels his dignity at stake and orders the sergeant to be arrested.
The prince gave orders that no one should leave his post.
"We have orders to drive you off here, and we shall drive you off," said Dolokhov.
Prince Andrew, being always near the commander in chief, closely following the mass movements and general orders, and constantly studying historical accounts of battles, involuntarily pictured to himself the course of events in the forthcoming action in broad outline.
No one had given Tushin orders where and at what to fire, but after consulting his sergeant major, Zakharchenko, for whom he had great respect, he had decided that it would be a good thing to set fire to the village.
He rode off at a walk to the right and sent an adjutant to the dragoons with orders to attack the French.
Prince Andrew listened attentively to Bagration's colloquies with the commanding officers and the orders he gave them and, to his surprise, found that no orders were really given, but that Prince Bagration tried to make it appear that everything done by necessity, by accident, or by the will of subordinate commanders was done, if not by his direct command, at least in accord with his intentions.
Prince Bagration gave no further orders and silently continued to walk on in front of the ranks.
Bagration had sent Zherkov to the general commanding that left flank with orders to retreat immediately.
All the guns, without waiting for orders, were being fired in the direction of the conflagration.
Amid the smoke, deafened by the incessant reports which always made him jump, Tushin not taking his pipe from his mouth ran from gun to gun, now aiming, now counting the charges, now giving orders about replacing dead or wounded horses and harnessing fresh ones, and shouting in his feeble voice, so high pitched and irresolute.
Interrupting one another, they all gave, and transmitted, orders as to how to proceed, reprimanding and reproaching him.
Tushin gave no orders, and, silently-- fearing to speak because at every word he felt ready to weep without knowing why--rode behind on his artillery nag.
Though the orders were to abandon the wounded, many of them dragged themselves after troops and begged for seats on the gun carriages.
Captain Tushin, having given orders to his company, sent a soldier to find a dressing station or a doctor for the cadet, and sat down by a bonfire the soldiers had kindled on the road.
Who gave orders? he said in his shrill, harsh voice.
He receives his orders and will marry you or anybody; but you are free to choose....
The regiments had entered and left the town with their bands playing, and by the Grand Duke's orders the men had marched all the way in step (a practice on which the Guards prided themselves), the officers on foot and at their proper posts.
Without boasting, you know, I may say that I know the Army Orders by heart and know the Regulations as well as I do the Lord's Prayer.
The next day it was not even mentioned in the Orders of the Day.
The adjutants and battalion and regimental commanders mounted, crossed themselves, gave final instructions, orders, and commissions to the baggage men who remained behind, and the monotonous tramp of thousands of feet resounded.
Fine orders! was being repeated on different sides.
Bonaparte riding over the battlefield had given final orders to strengthen the batteries firing at the Augesd Dam and was looking at the killed and wounded left on the field.
He had no lambskin cap on his head, nor had he a loaded whip over his shoulder, as when Rostov had seen him on the eve of the battle of Austerlitz, but wore a tight new uniform with Russian and foreign Orders, and the Star of St. George on his left breast.
Orders were given to raise recruits, ten men in every thousand for the regular army, and besides this, nine men in every thousand for the militia.
He orders these pilgrims to be driven away, but she receives them.
But receiving no orders, he remained for some time in that rigid position.
"What orders, your excellency?" said the huntsman in his deep bass, deep as a proto-deacon's and hoarse with hallooing--and two flashing black eyes gazed from under his brows at his master, who was silent.
She seemed to be trying whether any of them would get angry or sulky with her; but the serfs fulfilled no one's orders so readily as they did hers.
Pelageya Danilovna, having given orders to clear the rooms for the visitors and arranged about refreshments for the gentry and the serfs, went about among the mummers without removing her spectacles, peering into their faces with a suppressed smile and failing to recognize any of them.
Next day the prince did not say a word to his daughter, but she noticed that at dinner he gave orders that Mademoiselle Bourienne should be served first.
Nicholas' Day and the prince's name day--all Moscow came to the prince's front door but he gave orders to admit no one and to invite to dinner only a small number, a list of whom he gave to Princess Mary.
Whatever he orders I shall do.
Kindly step in, my orders are to bring you in.
"Your Emperor's orders are obeyed in your army, but here," said Davout, "you must do as you're told."
In the orders issued it was stated, not that the Emperor would take command, but only that he would be with the army.
Before Rostov had had time to consider and determine the distance of that firing, Count Ostermann-Tolstoy's adjutant came galloping from Vitebsk with orders to advance at a trot along the road.
When sent for by Count Ostermann, Rostov, remembering that he had charged without orders, felt sure his commander was sending for him to punish him for breach of discipline.
And it was even pleasant to be able to show, by disregarding the orders, that she did not believe in medical treatment and did not value her life.
The assembled nobles all took off their uniforms and settled down again in their homes and clubs, and not without some groans gave orders to their stewards about the enrollment, feeling amazed themselves at what they had done.
Despite his seniority in rank Bagration, in this contest of magnanimity, took his orders from Barclay, but, having submitted, agreed with him less than ever.
By the Emperor's orders Bagration reported direct to him.
Having received all his orders Alpatych, wearing a white beaver hat--a present from the prince--and carrying a stick as the prince did, went out accompanied by his family.
Everything not connected with the execution of the prince's orders did not interest and did not even exist for Alpatych.
The orders were not to let them in.
"Prince," said Berg, recognizing Prince Andrew, "I only spoke because I have to obey orders, because I always do obey exactly....
Prince Andrew was in command of a regiment, and the management of that regiment, the welfare of the men and the necessity of receiving and giving orders, engrossed him.
Princess Mary saw him walk out of the house in his uniform wearing all his orders and go down the garden to review his armed peasants and domestic serfs.
The cares of preparation and giving orders, for which everyone came to her, occupied her all day.
His excellency Prince Andrew himself gave me orders to move all the people away and not leave them with the enemy, and there is an order from the Tsar about it too.
A maid came to the door to say that Alpatych was asking for orders about their departure.
At the moment when Rostov and Ilyin were galloping along the road, Princess Mary, despite the dissuasions of Alpatych, her nurse, and the maids, had given orders to harness and intended to start, but when the cavalrymen were espied they were taken for Frenchmen, the coachman ran away, and the women in the house began to wail.
"We don't riot, we're following the orders," declared Karp, and at that moment several voices began speaking together.
On reaching home Pierre gave orders to Evstafey--his head coachman who knew everything, could do anything, and was known to all Moscow--that he would leave that night for the army at Mozhaysk, and that his saddle horses should be sent there.
Here, at the extreme left flank, Bennigsen talked a great deal and with much heat, and, as it seemed to Pierre, gave orders of great military importance.
He had received and given the orders for next day's battle and had nothing more to do.
Prince Andrew went out of the shed with them, giving final orders to the adjutant.
After the advance has begun in this manner, orders will be given in accordance with the enemy's movements.
So not one of the orders in the disposition was, or could be, executed.
But in the disposition it is said that, after the fight has commenced in this manner, orders will be given in accordance with the enemy's movements, and so it might be supposed that all necessary arrangements would be made by Napoleon during the battle.
But this was not and could not be done, for during the whole battle Napoleon was so far away that, as appeared later, he could not know the course of the battle and not one of his orders during the fight could be executed.
The French soldiers went to kill and be killed at the battle of Borodino not because of Napoleon's orders but by their own volition.
And it was not Napoleon who directed the course of the battle, for none of his orders were executed and during the battle he did not know what was going on before him.
His pseudo- orders during the battle were also no worse than formerly, but much the same as usual.
These dispositions and orders only seem worse than previous ones because the battle of Borodino was the first Napoleon did not win.
Napoleon gave orders that the troops should form up on the farther side and wait.
The marshals and generals, who were nearer to the field of battle but, like Napoleon, did not take part in the actual fighting and only occasionally went within musket range, made their own arrangements without asking Napoleon and issued orders where and in what direction to fire and where cavalry should gallop and infantry should run.
But even their orders, like Napoleon's, were seldom carried out, and then but partially.
He gave no orders, but only assented to or dissented from what others suggested.
There was nothing for him to do and no orders to be given.
Disregarding the officers' orders, the soldiers stood leaning against their stretchers and gazing intently, as if trying to comprehend the difficult problem of what was taking place before them.
Napoleon had assented and had given orders that news should be brought to him of the effect those batteries produced.
He gave orders to prepare for a fresh conflict to finish the enemy and did this not to deceive anyone, but because he knew that the enemy was beaten, as everyone who had taken part in the battle knew it.
From all this talk he saw only one thing: that to defend Moscow was a physical impossibility in the full meaning of those words, that is to say, so utterly impossible that if any senseless commander were to give orders to fight, confusion would result but the battle would still not take place.
He gave orders to investigate the matter.
The head of the family, Count Ilya Rostov, continually drove about the city collecting the current rumors from all sides and gave superficial and hasty orders at home about the preparations for their departure.
The count and countess turned to her when they had any orders to give.
She had taken a cab and driven home by a side street and the cabman had told her that the people were breaking open the barrels at the drink store, having received orders to do so.
Sonya, owing to the count's contradictory orders, lost her head and did not know what to do.
What are your orders about the pictures?
Berg, the Rostovs' son-in-law, was already a colonel wearing the orders of Vladimir and Anna, and he still filled the quiet and agreeable post of assistant to the head of the staff of the assistant commander of the first division of the Second Army.
As it was sealed up so it has remained, but Sophia Danilovna gave orders that if anyone should come from you they were to have the books.
The general orders them all to be driven out at once, without fail.
The superintendent of police, who had gone that morning by Count Rostopchin's orders to burn the barges and had in connection with that matter acquired a large sum of money which was at that moment in his pocket, on seeing a crowd bearing down upon him told his coachman to stop.
All that night Count Rostopchin issued orders, for which people came to him from all parts of Moscow.
What are your orders about the Fire Brigade?
Your excellency, they say they have got ready, according to your orders, to go against the French, and they shouted something about treachery.
What are your orders about Vereshchagin?
Having reached his country house and begun to give orders about domestic arrangements, the count grew quite tranquil.
The captain went out into the porch and gave some orders in a loud voice.
With regard to military matters, Napoleon immediately on his entry into Moscow gave General Sabastiani strict orders to observe the movements of the Russian army, sent army corps out along the different roads, and charged Murat to find Kutuzov.
With regard to legal matters, immediately after the fires he gave orders to find and execute the incendiaries.
"The Grand Marshal of the palace," wrote the governor, "complains bitterly that in spite of repeated orders, the soldiers continue to commit nuisances in all the courtyards and even under the very windows of the Emperor."
The corporal came, according to orders, to shut the door.
My orders are to give it at once to the general on duty.
Since his appointment as general on duty he had always slept with his door open, giving orders that every messenger should be allowed to wake him up.
Dokhturov went to Malo- Yaroslavets, but Kutuzov lingered with the main army and gave orders for the evacuation of Kaluga--a retreat beyond which town seemed to him quite possible.
"Will there be any orders, your honor?" he asked Denisov, holding his hand at the salute and resuming the game of adjutant and general for which he had prepared himself, "or shall I remain with your honor?"
Denisov gave orders to let him do so.
Denisov came out of the watchman's hut and, having called Petya, gave orders to get ready.
The esaul gave some orders to his men.
Still less did that genius, Napoleon, know it, for no one issued any orders to him.
But still he and those about him retained their old habits: wrote commands, letters, reports, and orders of the day; called one another sire, mon cousin, prince d'Eckmuhl, roi de Naples, and so on.
But these orders and reports were only on paper, nothing in them was acted upon for they could not be carried out, and though they entitled one another Majesties, Highnesses, or Cousins, they all felt that they were miserable wretches who had done much evil for which they had now to pay.
She went through the accounts with Alpatych, conferred with Dessalles about her nephew, and gave orders and made preparations for the journey to Moscow.
Everything was done without any orders being given.
A minute later the old man's large stout figure in full-dress uniform, his chest covered with orders and a scarf drawn round his stomach, waddled out into the porch.
At first he watched the serfs, trying to understand their aims and what they considered good and bad, and only pretended to direct them and give orders while in reality learning from them their methods, their manner of speech, and their judgment of what was good and bad.
The entire household was governed according to Pierre's supposed orders, that is, by his wishes which Natasha tried to guess.
I loved you, but I have orders from Arakcheev and will kill the first of you who moves forward.
Today he ordered such and such papers to be written to Vienna, to Berlin, and to Petersburg; tomorrow such and such decrees and orders to the army, the fleet, the commissariat, and so on and so on--millions of commands, which formed a whole series corresponding to a series of events which brought the French armies into Russia.
All the impossible orders inconsistent with the course of events remain unexecuted.
Amid a long series of unexecuted orders of Napoleon's one series, for the campaign of 1812, was carried out--not because those orders differed in any way from the other, unexecuted orders but because they coincided with the course of events that led the French army into Russia; just as in stencil work this or that figure comes out not because the color was laid on from this side or in that way, but because it was laid on from all sides over the figure cut in the stencil.
The soldier himself does the stabbing, hacking, burning, and pillaging, and always receives orders for these actions from men above him; he himself never gives an order.
The commander-in-chief never takes direct part in the action itself, but only gives general orders concerning the movement of the mass of the troops.
But examining the events themselves and the connection in which the historical persons stood to the people, we have found that they and their orders were dependent on events.
In fact, he had given her strict orders not to lift anything.
Jilian met Damian's sword with his own, barking orders to his vamps.
I was delivering your orders and tried to get home but couldn't.
Yes, I am used to giving orders, orders that everyone follows.
There was nowhere she could run from Gabriel, who had orders to bring her and the life within her to Death.
They stopped in the shadow of a hill, and Mansr barked quiet orders at the dozen warriors with them.
He hesitated, but then followed her orders and scrambled up the stairs.
Don't issue orders to me like I'm a little boy.
We've issued warning orders for the populace to avoid the cities, and we're stopping and quarantining everyone at the Mississippi.
Dan activated one of the buttons on his command headpiece that sent his rally orders out to the soldiers in the building.
He quickly gave her their orders and waited for her to walk away.
Alex gave her orders not to cook.
The ship's captain belted orders to his sun burnt crew, and Taran turned, his dark hair tossed in the sea breeze.
Once again, he was the Sirian she remembered, the man she worshipped as a child as he belted orders to the army.
We have orders to watch him but not interfere, unless someone is in danger.
Landon issued the orders through the mind message system.
Ne'Rin was the kind of man who took orders, not the kind of man who valued strategy.
Dean asked with a smile as the others began to follow the orders to leave the room.