The service was a most pleasant experience.
You're saying it's sinful if you go to a whore house, but take-out service is acceptable?
Mayer was something else—have a service, bury the guy in absentia and get him the hell off the books.
I can't imagine them missing her Aunt Rose Abbott's service or at least calling in with their status.
A number of those in attendance asked if the service was still on for seven o'clock.
No one answered until Dean finally said, "The bus service stinks."
I know the service, and it is my habit orders strictly to obey.
During his service, chiefly as an adjutant, Prince Andrew had seen the anterooms of many important men, and the different types of such rooms were well known to him.
Mrs. Lincoln attempted to attend the service but was chased away.
She dressed in a comfortable uniform marking her as a civilian member of the government service before hesitating to choose what uniforms to bring: the summer- or winter-weight uniforms.
"Are these the troops?" a blond woman asked, dressed in tactical clothing and sporting advanced weaponry that reminded Brady just how elite the positions in the special protective service were considered.
A few weeks later Dean was discharged from the service and he gravitated back to Parkside and, temporarily he thought, to Collingswood Avenue.
Her service as a teacher of English is not to be measured by her own skill in composition.
She was free of service to Tim, of the fourteen-hour days and political games.
The service ended in 40 minutes with the priest extending an invitation for friends to return to Mrs. Byrne's home.
I ought to get a public service medal.
By the time we'd finished our meal, with a piece of cake, there wasn't much time before the service was to begin and the pastor excused himself to prepare.
The service lasted just under an hour and consisted mostly of Reverend Humphries preaching against giving in to the devil's temptation for wicked bodily desires.
The description of that vehicle is plastered at every toll booth, state police barracks and wire service from here to California and back.
He suspected Death always thought him weaker despite service that had been, until now, flawless.
He'd be at the service next week and not to see if a missing man would turn up in veiled drag, but simply because Cynthia Byrne told him she'd be pleased with his presence.
That was a nice touch sending old Arthur to the memorial service to represent the firm.
Speranski went on to say that honor, l'honneur, cannot be upheld by privileges harmful to the service; that honor, l'honneur, is either a negative concept of not doing what is blameworthy or it is a source of emulation in pursuit of commendation and rewards, which recognize it.
"I'm sorry Martha missed her aunt's service but flying on short notice is iffy," I added.
The exhausted couple stopped at a service station to fill the tires to their proper level.
"If I don't see you next week at the service, it won't be because I didn't try to get there," he added.
He reported his visit to the post-memorial service gathering at the Byrne's home as uneventful, adding Cynthia's mother was "a real charmer."
His blue mood following the memorial service dissipated with the passing days and he remained in fair spirits.
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To such the State renders comparatively small service, and a slight tax is wont to appear exorbitant, particularly if they are obliged to earn it by special labor with their hands.
All were silently crossing themselves, and the reading of the church service, the subdued chanting of deep bass voices, and in the intervals sighs and the shuffling of feet were the only sounds that could be heard.
The sick man was given something to drink, there was a stir around him, then the people resumed their places and the service continued.
On leaving the bed both Prince Vasili and the princess passed out by a back door, but returned to their places one after the other before the service was concluded.
The chanting of the service ceased, and the voice of the priest was heard respectfully congratulating the dying man on having received the sacrament.
The Service before everything.
From habit she scrutinized the ladies' dresses, condemned the bearing of a lady standing close by who was not crossing herself properly but in a cramped manner, and again she thought with vexation that she was herself being judged and was judging others, and suddenly, at the sound of the service, she felt horrified at her own vileness, horrified that the former purity of her soul was again lost to her.
A comely, fresh-looking old man was conducting the service with that mild solemnity which has so elevating and soothing an effect on the souls of the worshipers.
In their service he risked his skin and his life twenty times a year, and in their service had lost more horses than the money he had from them would buy.
But while Nicholas was considering these questions and still could reach no clear solution of what puzzled him so, the wheel of fortune in the service, as often happens, turned in his favor.
At the descent of the high steep hill, down which a winding road led out of the town past the cathedral on the right, where a service was being held and the bells were ringing, Pierre got out of his vehicle and proceeded on foot.
When the service was over the governor's wife beckoned him to her.
His attempts to avoid his predestined path are unsuccessful: he is not received into the Russian service, and the appointment he seeks in Turkey comes to nothing.
"As far as the service goes he is quite punctilious, your excellency; but his character..." said Timokhin.
A whole series of sensible and logical considerations showing it to be essential for him to go to Petersburg, and even to re-enter the service, kept springing up in his mind.
An institution upholding honor, the source of emulation, is one similar to the Legion d'honneur of the great Emperor Napoleon, not harmful but helpful to the success of the service, but not a class or court privilege.
Among the many young men who frequented her house every day, Boris Drubetskoy, who had already achieved great success in the service, was the most intimate friend of the Bezukhov household since Helene's return from Erfurt.
I have my position in the service, she has connections and some means.
Most of the anecdotes, if not relating to the state service, related to people in the service.
He decided that he must attend to his son's education by finding a tutor and putting the boy in his charge, then he ought to retire from the service and go abroad, and see England, Switzerland and Italy.
The chief attraction of military service has consisted and will consist in this compulsory and irreproachable idleness.
The right thing now was, if not to retire from the service, at any rate to go home on leave.
Only the skeleton of life remained: his house, a brilliant wife who now enjoyed the favors of a very important personage, acquaintance with all Petersburg, and his court service with its dull formalities.
From early in the morning, wearing a dressing jacket, she attended to her household affairs, and then she drove out: on holy days to church and after the service to jails and prisons on affairs of which she never spoke to anyone.
We have an excellent priest, he conducts the service decently and with dignity, and the deacon is the same.
Balaga was a famous troyka driver who had known Dolokhov and Anatole some six years and had given them good service with his troykas.
Of the activities that presented themselves to him, army service was the simplest and most familiar.
Unexpectedly, in the middle of the service, and not in the usual order Natasha knew so well, the deacon brought out a small stool, the one he knelt on when praying on Trinity Sunday, and placed it before the doors of the sanctuary screen.
On returning home Petya announced resolutely and firmly that if he was not allowed to enter the service he would run away.
When the service was over, Kutuzov stepped up to the icon, sank heavily to his knees, bowed to the ground, and for a long time tried vainly to rise, but could not do so on account of his weakness and weight.
But if I were right, I should be rendering a service to my Fatherland for which I am ready to die.
"What year did you enter the service?" he asked with that affectation of military bluntness and geniality with which he always addressed the soldiers.
Though Petya would remain in the service, this transfer would give the countess the consolation of seeing at least one of her sons under her wing, and she hoped to arrange matters for her Petya so as not to let him go again, but always get him appointed to places where he could not possibly take part in a battle.
The church bells everywhere were ringing for service, just as usual on Sundays.
Who would have said that I should be a soldier and a captain of dragoons in the service of Bonaparte, as we used to call him?
There were the same receptions and balls, the same French theater, the same court interests and service interests and intrigues as usual.
Several churches of different denominations are open, and divine service is performed in them unhindered.
We'll do some service tomorrow, said he, sniffing its nostrils and kissing it.
Denisov, dissatisfied with the government on account of his own disappointments in the service, heard with pleasure of the things done in Petersburg which seemed to him stupid, and made forcible and sharp comments on what Pierre told them.
I considered telling her the tipster was ill and out of service for a few days but common sense dictated that doing so might encourage someone to commit a crime in the tipster's absence.
This aunt I never met... or maybe I did but don't know it... she thinks I'm like practically a priest and she wants me to do all this stuff at the memorial service, for our side of the family!
After the service and obligatory greetings, hand shakings and pats-on-the-back, Willard and I returned to his office.
Dean sensed his wife looked forward to the service and it helped her to come to terms with her son's sudden marriage.
While Pumpkin Green was not at this week's mass, or probably any other service within miles of Ouray, Billy Langstrom's partner in love Melissa attended.
Looks like he ate his service revolver, but the jury's still out.
"How can I be of service?" he asked.
The death-dealer before him was newer, with less than a few decades in the service of Death.
Ryland worked for the National Forest Service and regaled Donnie with tales of the outdoor splendors of the Colorado mountains.
"The number six and nine lifts service most of the double black diamond runs," Dean said to Fred with a smile as the old man glided to a wide stop.
We are grateful for your service, you may go.
If an incident occurred, why was no one else in the government service housing community awake?
Two more black-clad protective service members with weapons drawn stood nearby, one a safe distance behind the lunatic and the other near the cliff.
They were given reasonable service and whispered offers to, "Stay three nights, the next one's free, and we'll give you a receipt for four."
We're...going to have a service next week.
"Chief Inspector Hercule O'Connor, at your service," he answered, with a bow.
Her mother was to arrive the next day and stay through the memorial service on the following Wednesday.
"Memorial service," Dean corrected him.
Things are a little hectic around here planning for the memorial service next week.
"I guess we'll be having the Memorial Service on Tuesday after all," she said.
Dean arrived just as the service was beginning, having been at his desk since 7 a.m. stewing over the recent turn of events.
If you must know, Ethel couldn't make it to the service and thought the firm should be represented.
I knew about Princes because I took Ed to her for stud service back in January.
The latter are dug up with the tusks; the left one being generally employed in this service, and thus becoming much more worn than its fellow.
It means I can trade you a good or service for an intermediate store of value known as money, and then trade that money to the person who actually has the goods I want.
This makes business a meritocracy and encourages business owners to focus on quality, service, and reputation since these are so easy for customers to check.
It will verify the credentials of any service people who come by.
While military service was less important to securing work in commerce, that was not a particularly noteworthy occupation.
When it was time for the church service to begin, she was in such a state of excitement that I thought it best to take her away; but Captain Keller said, "No, she will be all right."
When the communion service began, she smelt the wine, and sniffed so loud that every one in the church could hear.
I have come, and am at your service to help you nurse my uncle.
In the midst of the service the voices of the priests suddenly ceased, they whispered to one another, and the old servant who was holding the count's hand got up and said something to the ladies.
It's in the Emperor's service... it can't be helped... one is sometimes a bit hasty on parade...
A thanksgiving service was arranged, Kutuzov was awarded the Grand Cross of Maria Theresa, and the whole army received rewards.
I got him his appointment in the service, said the prince disdainfully.
Rostov was particularly in need of money now that the troops, after their active service, were stationed near Olmutz and the camp swarmed with well-provisioned sutlers and Austrian Jews offering all sorts of tempting wares.
And the two friends told each other of their doings, the one of his hussar revels and life in the fighting line, the other of the pleasures and advantages of service under members of the Imperial family.
Because when once a man starts on military service, he should try to make as successful a career of it as possible.
Have you chosen a post in which you might be of service to your neighbor?
Thanks to Anna Mikhaylovna's efforts, his own tastes, and the peculiarities of his reserved nature, Boris had managed during his service to place himself very advantageously.
To be in Anna Pavlovna's drawing room he considered an important step up in the service, and he at once understood his role, letting his hostess make use of whatever interest he had to offer.
After the Austerlitz campaign Prince Andrew had firmly resolved not to continue his military service, and when the war recommenced and everybody had to serve, he took a post under his father in the recruitment so as to avoid active service.
My father is chief in command of the Third District, and my only way of avoiding active service is to serve under him.
I began the service from the lower grade.
He had a brilliant position in society thanks to his intimacy with Countess Bezukhova, a brilliant position in the service thanks to the patronage of an important personage whose complete confidence he enjoyed, and he was beginning to make plans for marrying one of the richest heiresses in Petersburg, plans which might very easily be realized.
The clerk several times used the word "plenary" (of the service), a word Petya did not understand.
Many people were hurrying through the streets and there were many soldiers, but cabs were still driving about, tradesmen stood at their shops, and service was being held in the churches as usual.
"Shall I join the army and enter the service, or wait?" he asked himself for the hundredth time.
He kept looking to either side of the road for familiar faces, but only saw everywhere the unfamiliar faces of various military men of different branches of the service, who all looked with astonishment at his white hat and green tail coat.
He stood a little behind the governor and held himself with military decorum through the service, meditating on a great variety of subjects.
In such a state of affairs, whatever your ultimate plans may be, the interest of Your Majesty's service demands that the army should be rallied at Smolensk and should first of all be freed from ineffectives, such as dismounted cavalry, unnecessary baggage, and artillery material that is no longer in proportion to the present forces.
Every army is composed of lower grades of the service--the rank and file--of whom there are always the greatest number; of the next higher military rank--corporals and noncommissioned officers of whom there are fewer, and of still-higher officers of whom there are still fewer, and so on to the highest military command which is concentrated in one person.
People at the memorial service had contradictory stories and when Howie pressed them, no one seemed to have any real facts.
After explaining the situation and giving her address, she turned down the road toward the nearest public area – a service station 2 miles away.
More like paying for a service – you know, like babysitting.
She'd been trying for years to have his voluntary service revoked.
They're holding a memorial service for Jeffrey Byrne next week.
Cynthia's mother was due on Sunday and would stay through the memorial service on Tuesday.
After the service he asked Mr. Warren, the organist to play for me.
Why don't you enter the service, Uncle?
The tipster is doing a wonderful service for the country.
He knew the old man wouldn't miss the service and spotted him in the far right corner.
The work of blockade, and of harassing the Confederates on the coast and the rivers of the Atlantic seaboard, called for much service in boats, and entailed a great deal of exposure.
The service on Christmas Eve day was, of course, about Jesus.
After the service, Alex was unusually silent.
They're going to hold a memorial service for Byrne at the Catholic Church.
I just had dinner and the service was a little slow.
Your service is eternally appreciated.