He sent you to talk to me?
My account for the report is finished and sent off.
I was sent to train him, and I will complete my mission.
I sent Helen away and sat down to think.
All the same, she finally sent her application for the job.
But you sent him to get information about Yancey, didn't you?
From here he was to be sent to an almshouse, for at that time there was no other place for him in Pennsylvania.
Those sent to fetch the deputation had returned with the news that Moscow was empty, that everyone had left it.
When you sent me away at the hospital, I thought you were through with me.
This morning Lucien Thompson sent me a beautiful bouquet of violets and crocuses and jonquils.
Usually the red squirrel (Sciurus Hudsonius) waked me in the dawn, coursing over the roof and up and down the sides of the house, as if sent out of the woods for this purpose.
According to Portio Research7.8 trillion SMS messages were sent in 2011, and it is expected that 2012's number will come in at ten trillion.
Mr. Gilman sent my written work to the examiners with a certificate that I, candidate No. 233, had written the papers.
His warm breath on her neck sent her heart in a flurry of wild beats.
I imagine because Howard sent him.
Hearing the concern in Pete's voice sent a chill down her spine.
I was candid, omitting only the fact Julie had sent an entry to the newspaper contest.
How do you know she wished she hadn't sent it?
--sent me a Boston Herald containing a stupid article about Helen.
His close proximity sent her heart racing.
No, she had seen the postman drive up every day since she sent out the letter.
If he had come out here to get the girl, why had he sent the dress and the flower?
Cade never came to visit - a fact that sent her into a down spiraling depression.
She agreed it was Julie's place to tell Howie about the letter she sent and how it impacted the rest of us.
When the caliph heard of this he sent for Al Farra and asked him, "Who is the most honored of men?"
Based on this unprecedented success, samples of Borlaug's seeds were sent abroad.
The little blind children at the Perkins Institution had sent it and Laura Bridgman had dressed it; but I did not know this until afterward.
Two days before the examinations, Mr. Vining sent me a braille copy of one of the old Harvard papers in algebra.
My Dear Mr. Wade:--I have just received a letter from my mother, telling me that the beautiful mastiff puppy you sent me had arrived in Tuscumbia safely.
As if Matthew thought the encouragement was intended for him, he latched onto her breast, creating a suction that sent tiny bubbles down the feeding tube.
They closed the case when a guy named Willard Humphries they were sure did it was sent away for another crime.
He lived with his mother here in Santa Barbara until he was arrested and sent away.
As strong as the girl was, she was too small to bring Jonny back from the place the Others sent him.
Boss, Iggy at the lab sent me her report.
A fist caught Jule in the mouth and a kick sent him sprawling.
The power pushed her off balance, and she caught herself before it sent her sprawling into the blood pooled around her.
Of course the sun did not shine, but we had great open wood fires in the rooms, which were all very sweet with roses and other flowers, which were sent to me from distant friends; and fruits of all kinds from California and other places.
What was the book you sent me for my birthday?
TO MR. WILLIAM WADE Wrentham, Mass., June 5, 1899. ...Linnie Haguewood's letter, which you sent me some weeks ago, interested me very much.
When the Indiana visited Halifax, we were invited to go on board, and she sent her own launch for us.
She helped me unpack my trunk when it came, and was delighted when she found the doll the little girls sent her.
Kieou-he-yu (great dignitary of the state of Wei) sent a man to Khoung-tseu to know his news.
He sent for Pierre and said to him: My dear fellow, if you are going to behave here as you did in Petersburg, you will end very badly; that is all I have to say to you.
Neither could the architect Michael Ivanovich, who on being sent for came in with sleepy eyes, tell Princess Mary anything.
We have sent to ask.
It seems to them that when they have thought of two or three contingencies" (he remembered the general plan sent him from Petersburg) "they have foreseen everything.
Once in summer he had sent for the village elder from Bogucharovo, a man who had succeeded to the post when Dron died and who was accused of dishonesty and various irregularities.
His lack of response sent a painful flush into her neck.
She sent to Bartlesville for information on the pediatrics ward and hinted at interest in a job there.
Cassie sent him a measured look over her coffee cup before she spoke.
Then Quinn, the sneak, sent him there without telling him.
No details yet, Before I could answer, I was interrupted by a scream from my wife that sent chills down my spine.
The gap in the abductions we're looking at is under ten years, meaning he was probably sent up for a lesser crime that could be anything from robbery, burglary, serious assault or rape.
Her words sent a streak of cold through him.
She sent the text then tucked the phone in her pocket, praying they could track her with the tag Toni placed there.
The storm is swallowing up the levies, and we sent folks north.
He twisted it and unleashed a kick that knocked his opponent off his feet and sent the sword flying.
It appears as if either you, Damian, or you, Jonny, sent someone to kill her.
Her father sent her to the store for her own things since she was adopted.
He sent out among the poor people of the city and found two little babies who had never heard a word spoken.
I sent him round to the Planters'.
He was very young when he was first sent to school.
In a short time they reached Corinth in safety, and the king sent an officer to bring the captain and his men to the palace.
People from all parts of the world sent to it, to tell it their troubles and get its advice.
So the governor sent a messenger to Delphi to ask the oracle what should be done with the tripod.
In 1966, Mao Zedong closed the universities in China and sent their students and professors to the country to farm.
A shiver ran through the tree, and the wind sent forth a blast that would have knocked me off had I not clung to the branch with might and main.
A little story called "The Frost King," which I wrote and sent to Mr. Anagnos, of the Perkins Institution for the Blind, was at the root of the trouble.
His parents are too poor to pay to have the little fellow sent to school; so, instead of giving me a dog, the gentlemen are going to help make Tommy's life as bright and joyous as mine.
I cannot begin to tell you how delighted I was when Mr. Anagnos told me that you had sent him some money to help educate "Baby Tom."
We received the Silent Worker which you sent, and I wrote right away to the editor to tell him that it was a mistake.
Several hundred books, including many fine ones, were sent to me in a short time, as well as money and encouragement.
Dr. Bell said "No!" with great confidence, and the kite was sent up.
After Laura's education had progressed for two months with the use only of raised letters, Dr. Howe sent one of his teachers to learn the manual alphabet from a deaf-mute.
Helen wrote another letter to the little girls yesterday, and her father sent it to Mr. Anagnos.
About this time I sent a list of the words she knew to Mr. Anagnos, and he very kindly had them printed for her.
The ring you sent her was in the toe of the stocking, and when I told her you gave it to Santa Claus for her, she said, "I do love Mrs. Hopkins."
Dr. Keller distributed the extracts from the report that Mr. Anagnos sent me, and he could have disposed of a thousand if he had had them.
But PERHAPS his mother sent him to a store to buy something for dinner.
Little blind girls sent me a pretty work-basket.
Uncle Morrie sent me pretty stories.
The soil, it appears, is suited to the seed, for it has sent its radicle downward, and it may now send its shoot upward also with confidence.
They seized him by his arms; but he was so strong that everyone who touched him was sent flying.
And like a practical Petersburg lady who knows how to make the most of time, Anna Mikhaylovna sent someone to call her son, and went into the anteroom with him.
He has not sent for me....
Do you know I have sent for Pierre?
"I can tell you more," continued Prince Vasili, seizing her hand, "that letter was written, though it was not sent, and the Emperor knew of it.
It was the same as Pierre remembered it three months before, when the count had sent him to Petersburg.
Here is some sort of Key to the Mysteries that your Heloise has sent you.
As a mark of the commander-in-chief's special favor he was sent with the news of this victory to the Austrian court, now no longer at Vienna (which was threatened by the French) but at Brunn.
Despite his apparently delicate build Prince Andrew could endure physical fatigue far better than many very muscular men, and on the night of the battle, having arrived at Krems excited but not weary, with dispatches from Dokhturov to Kutuzov, he was sent immediately with a special dispatch to Brunn.
To be so sent meant not only a reward but an important step toward promotion.
"That is why I beg to be sent to that detachment," he said.
The night he received the news, Kutuzov sent Bagration's vanguard, four thousand strong, to the right across the hills from the Krems-Znaim to the Vienna-Znaim road.
Bagration replied that he was not authorized either to accept or refuse a truce and sent his adjutant to Kutuzov to report the offer he had received.
"If he is one of the ordinary little staff dandies sent to earn a medal he can get his reward just as well in the rearguard, but if he wishes to stay with me, let him... he'll be of use here if he's a brave officer," thought Bagration.
Prince Andrew, without replying, asked the prince's permission to ride round the position to see the disposition of the forces, so as to know his bearings should he be sent to execute an order.
Mounting his horse again Prince Andrew lingered with the battery, looking at the puff from the gun that had sent the ball.
Prince Bagration ordered two battalions from the center to be sent to reinforce the right flank.
He rode off at a walk to the right and sent an adjutant to the dragoons with orders to attack the French.
Bagration had sent Zherkov to the general commanding that left flank with orders to retreat immediately.
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.
"I think I sent you?" he added, turning to the staff officer on duty.
I only sent you the note yesterday by Bolkonski--an adjutant of Kutuzov's, who's a friend of mine.
He went to his bed, drew a purse from under the clean pillow, and sent for wine.
"Well, they've sent you a tidy sum," said Berg, eying the heavy purse that sank into the sofa.
Well, have you sent Gabriel for some wine?
To the joy and pride of the whole army, a personal interview was refused, and instead of the Sovereign, Prince Dolgorukov, the victor at Wischau, was sent with Savary to negotiate with Napoleon if, contrary to expectations, these negotiations were actuated by a real desire for peace.
"Tomorrow very likely I may be sent with some message to the Emperor," thought Rostov.
"That's it, that's it!" exclaimed the count, and gaily seizing his son by both hands, he cried, "Now I've got you, so take the sleigh and pair at once, and go to Bezukhov's, and tell him 'Count Ilya has sent you to ask for strawberries and fresh pineapples.'
"Your excellency, should not Mary Bogdanovna be sent for?" said one of the maids who was present.
(In accordance with Lise's and Prince Andrew's wishes they had sent in good time to Moscow for a doctor and were expecting him at any moment.)
The old prince, stepping on his heels, paced up and down his study and sent Tikhon to ask Mary Bogdanovna what news.--"Say only that 'the prince told me to ask,' and come and tell me her answer."
He filled the girls' albums with verses and music, and having at last sent Dolokhov the whole forty-three thousand rubles and received his receipt, he left at the end of November, without taking leave of any of his acquaintances, to overtake his regiment which was already in Poland.
"Devil take them!" he muttered, and after listening to the verbal instructions his father had sent and taking the correspondence and his father's letter, he returned to the nursery.
In Petersburg everyone is rejoicing, and the rewards sent to the army are innumerable.
When he reached Kiev he sent for all his stewards to the head office and explained to them his intentions and wishes.
About 80,000 went in payments on all the estates to the Land Bank, about 30,000 went for the upkeep of the estate near Moscow, the town house, and the allowance to the three princesses; about 15,000 was given in pensions and the same amount for asylums; 150,000 alimony was sent to the countess; about 70,000 went for interest on debts.
He did not know that since the nursing mothers were no longer sent to work on his land, they did still harder work on their own land.
If they are beaten, flogged, or sent to Siberia, I don't suppose they are any the worse off.
The marshal, a Count Rostov, hasn't sent half his contingent.
One morning, between seven and eight, returning after a sleepless night, he sent for embers, changed his rain-soaked underclothes, said his prayers, drank tea, got warm, then tidied up the things on the table and in his own corner, and, his face glowing from exposure to the wind and with nothing on but his shirt, lay down on his back, putting his arms under his head.
The next day the regimental commander sent for Denisov, and holding his fingers spread out before his eyes said:
I have endorsed a resolution on your memorandum and sent it to the committee.
At the same time his mother-in-law, Prince Vasili's wife, sent to him imploring him to come if only for a few minutes to discuss a most important matter.
"I sent Uvarka at dawn to listen," his bass boomed out after a minute's pause.
He had a look at all the details of the hunt, sent a pack of hounds and huntsmen on ahead to find the quarry, mounted his chestnut Donets, and whistling to his own leash of borzois, set off across the threshing ground to a field leading to the Otradnoe wood.
His horses and trap were sent home.
Nicholas sent the man to call Natasha and Petya to him, and rode at a footpace to the place where the whips were getting the hounds together.
A huntsman was sent to Otradnoe for a trap, while Nicholas rode with Natasha and Petya to "Uncle's" house.
He accompanied them on foot as far as the bridge that could not be crossed, so that they had to go round by the ford, and he sent huntsmen to ride in front with lanterns.
No one in the house sent people about or gave them as much trouble as Natasha did.
Coldly, without looking at her son, she sent for her husband and, when he came, tried briefly and coldly to inform him of the facts, in her son's presence, but unable to restrain herself she burst into tears of vexation and left the room.
The father and mother did not speak of the matter to their son again, but a few days later the countess sent for Sonya and, with a cruelty neither of them expected, reproached her niece for trying to catch Nicholas and for ingratitude.
Then he slammed the door, sent for Mademoiselle Bourienne, and subsided into his study.
"My dear," said Anna Mikhaylovna to her son, "I know from a reliable source that Prince Vasili has sent his son to Moscow to get him married to Julie.
She was expecting Prince Andrew any moment and twice that day sent a manservant to the Vozdvizhenka to ascertain whether he had come.
But perhaps she really has already refused Bolkonski--she sent a letter to Princess Mary yesterday.
More than once they had beaten him, and more than once they had made him drunk on champagne and Madeira, which he loved; and he knew more than one thing about each of them which would long ago have sent an ordinary man to Siberia.
After hearing the details of Anatole's marriage from Pierre, and giving vent to her anger against Anatole in words of abuse, Marya Dmitrievna told Pierre why she had sent for him.
Some forty uhlans were drowned in the river, though boats were sent to their assistance.
Next day the following letter was sent to Napoleon:
At two in the morning of the fourteenth of June, the Emperor, having sent for Balashev and read him his letter to Napoleon, ordered him to take it and hand it personally to the French Emperor.
The letter taken by Balashev was the last Napoleon sent to Alexander.
Sorrow is sent by Him, not by men.
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.
Oh yes, I sent that announcement.
A general was sent to survey the position.
"And Alpatych is being sent to Smolensk?" asked Princess Mary.
Alpatych, having sent his family away, was alone at Bald Hills and was sitting indoors reading the Lives of the Saints.
He gave me his word he would not retreat, but suddenly sent instructions that he was retiring that night.
Many of them were punished, some sent to Siberia, many died of cold and hunger on the road, many returned of their own accord, and the movement died down of itself just as it had sprung up, without apparent reason.
Alpatych, arriving from the devastated Bald Hills estate, sent for his Dron on the day of the prince's funeral and told him to have twelve horses got ready for the princess' carriages and eighteen carts for the things to be removed from Bogucharovo.
Only, for God's sake, Princess dear, have them sent away and don't go out to them.
"But I never sent for them," declared the princess.
God has sent you! exclaimed deeply moved voices as Rostov passed through the anteroom.
And what a strange fate sent me here!
Kamenski sent soldiers to Rustchuk, but I only employed these two things and took more fortresses than Kamenski and made them Turks eat horseflesh!
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.
"Gabions must be sent for," said he sternly.
Princess Mary says it is a trial sent from above.
In the middle of the day Murat sent his adjutant to Napoleon to demand reinforcements.
The Russians stood in serried ranks behind Semenovsk village and its knoll, and their guns boomed incessantly along their line and sent forth clouds of smoke.
Kutuzov made a grimace and sent an order to Dokhturov to take over the command of the first army, and a request to the duke--whom he said he could not spare at such an important moment--to return to him.
But he sent an adjutant to take the news round the army.
To speak of what would have happened had Napoleon sent his Guards is like talking of what would happen if autumn became spring.
If they're sent out and brought back again later on it will do no harm, but as things are now one can't answer for anything.
And so it was reported to the count, who sent for the man.
He was sent for trial and condemned to hard labor, I believe.
Nicholas was somewhere with the army and had not sent a word since his last letter, in which he had given a detailed account of his meeting with Princess Mary.
Mavra Kuzminichna has sent me: they have brought some wounded here--officers.
Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.
The countess sent for her husband.
They unloaded the wardrobe cart and sent it to take wounded men from a house two doors off.
The man told him that arms were being distributed today at the Kremlin and that tomorrow everyone would be sent out beyond the Three Hills gates and a great battle would be fought there.
Your excellency, the Director of the Registrar's Department has sent for instructions...
At that moment a maid sent by the countess, who had noticed her daughter's absence, knocked at the door.
I sent to ask for news, and hear that she is a little better.
On receiving this dispatch the Emperor sent Prince Volkonski to Kutuzov with the following rescript:
A few days before the battle of Borodino, Nicholas received the necessary money and warrants, and having sent some hussars on in advance, he set out with post horses for Voronezh.
They called him "little falcon" or "Platosha," chaffed him good-naturedly, and sent him on errands.
With her traveled Mademoiselle Bourienne, little Nicholas and his tutor, her old nurse, three maids, Tikhon, and a young footman and courier her aunt had sent to accompany her.
That movement from the Nizhni to the Ryazan, Tula, and Kaluga roads was so natural that even the Russian marauders moved in that direction, and demands were sent from Petersburg for Kutuzov to take his army that way.
So fresh instructions were sent for the solution of difficulties that might be encountered, as well as fresh people who were to watch Kutuzov's actions and report upon them.
The Cossack was sent for and questioned.
The Cossack's report, confirmed by horse patrols who were sent out, was the final proof that events had matured.
He sent for an officer.
Kutuzov began, but checked himself immediately and sent for a senior officer.
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.
The result was a compromise which was inevitable: a small detachment was sent to Forminsk to attack Broussier.
Two of the commanders of large parties--one a Pole and the other a German--sent invitations to Denisov almost simultaneously, requesting him to join up with their divisions to attack the convoy.
I sent him to capture a 'tongue.'
The arrival of Dolokhov diverted Petya's attention from the drummer boy, to whom Denisov had had some mutton and vodka given, and whom he had had dressed in a Russian coat so that he might be kept with their band and not sent away with the other prisoners.
So he confessed and it was all written down and the papers sent off in due form.
Miloradovich, who said he did not want to know anything about the commissariat affairs of his detachment, and could never be found when he was wanted--that chevalier sans peur et sans reproche * as he styled himself--who was fond of parleys with the French, sent envoys demanding their surrender, wasted time, and did not do what he was ordered to do.
Afterwards when one of the generals addressed Kutuzov asking whether he wished his caleche to be sent for, Kutuzov in answering unexpectedly gave a sob, being evidently greatly moved.
A Russian officer who had come up to the fire sent to ask his colonel whether he would not take a French officer into his hut to warm him, and when the messenger returned and said that the colonel wished the officer to be brought to him, Ramballe was told to go.
No one demanded anything of him or sent him anywhere.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.
The Allies defeated Napoleon, entered Paris, forced Napoleon to abdicate, and sent him to the island of Elba, not depriving him of the title of Emperor and showing him every respect, though five years before and one year later they all regarded him as an outlaw and a brigand.
And they defeated the genius Napoleon and, suddenly recognizing him as a brigand, sent him to the island of St. Helena.
A rush of excitement sent color to her cheeks, and she tore her gaze from his, focusing her attention on the dishes.
The thought sent a shiver up her spine.
They might be the ones that sent the cavalry our way.
His admiring gaze sent a smile to his lips.
Why did you think I sent you the flower - and that dress?
I should have sent Howie packing that first weekend.
He was later arrested on another rape, charged with that crime, and sent away.
She sent a chair sailing across the room.
Let us be ready, for we may be sent for any minute.
The king had sent them there to make the people obey his unjust laws.
The king's soldiers were sent into every part of the country.
I read pretty stories in the book you sent me, about Charles and his boat, and Arthur and his dream, and Rosa and the sheep.
The day after his son had left, Prince Nicholas sent for Princess Mary to come to his study.
Ermolov, Miloradovich, Platov, and others in proximity to the French near Vyazma could not resist their desire to cut off and break up two French corps, and by way of reporting their intention to Kutuzov they sent him a blank sheet of paper in an envelope.
Anyway, Damian sent me.
Every other metric is still climbing: data throughput, mobile phone usage, messages sent, websites created, amount of information online, data transfer speed, and CPU speed.
Accordingly I copied the story and sent it to him for his birthday.
From the Consistory, from the Senate, from the University, from the Foundling Hospital, the Suffragan has sent... asking for information....
That's why I sent Mertz.
Claudette had sent them so many clothes.
True to his word, Quinn had packed everything he needed, called a shipper, and sent his equipment off, overnight express.
He could have her killed or sent her away at his wish, but he didn't.
Good thing Bianca sent him off this morning with a bag full.
I have sent messengers to summon all of Dorothy's old friends to meet her and give her welcome, and they ought to arrive very soon, now.
My dear Mother, Yesterday I sent you a little Christmas box.