"By all rights, you should've been mine!" he snarled in a low growl.
And women don't have any rights where Romas is from.
She cursed herself, aware she had accomplished little as far as advancing her rights but managed to draw the guaranteed attention of a man she was not certain she wanted to notice her.
Unless he claims to be Donnie's father or he's adopted the boy, I doubt he'd have any rights to see him either.
The conversation droned on for twenty minutes but Dean was never read his rights nor, surprisingly, was the interview recorded.
You know they believe in national unity and rights for the poor.
At least companions have the same rights as spouses without the hassle of marriage.
Maybe he felt she had equal rights to the money he had accumulated before they were married, but she didn't — especially not now.
I suppose this rights your wrong, though I will never forgive you.
The corn-growers and the revenue collectors were ruined by exorbitant imposts or by the iniquitous cancelling of contracts; temples and private houses were robbed of their works of art; and the rights of Roman citizens were disregarded.
Successful feuds with the bishops of Strassburg and Basel further augmented his wealth and his reputation; rights over various tracts of land were purchased from abbots and others; and he was also the possessor of large estates in the regions now known as Switzerland and Alsace.
Rights of dower and courtesy both exist.
These were lands over which, in distinction front the other feudal lands, rights of pasture, cutting of wood, &c. &c., existed.
22, 23) gives them equal rights with the homeborn.
Here I'll make a point which I believe to be a historic constant and to which we will be returning: If property rights of the rich are respected and tax rates, while high, still allow for indefinite gain, then the rich will keep producing.
The more it grows, the more heavy-handed it becomes and the more it tramples the very rights it purports to protect.
In the past, when the power of the state was absolute in many parts of the world, it was harder to argue that every person on the planet had rights no monarch or state could violate.
Even acknowledging that human rights exist is a great advance of civilization.
And that advance continues, as the group of rights so acknowledged keeps expanding.
Is it not possible to take a step further towards recognizing and organizing the rights of man?
Certain rights and privileges for the aristocracy appear to me a means of maintaining that sentiment.
Amuse yourself with women like my wife--with them you are within your rights, for they know what you want of them.
By rights I am a militia officer, but my men are not here.
An army gains a victory, and at once the rights of the conquering nation have increased to the detriment of the defeated.
In proportion to the defeat of the Austrian army Austria loses its rights, and the rights and the strength of France increase.