But first, there's business I need attend to.
I had business to attend to.
I have matters to attend to.
I.ve got some business to attend to with the other Immortals.
Apparently this town was cluttered with them and my great-aunt and her husband had a thankless life mission to attend to the trash.
My king, I must attend to the preparations.
It was an additional misfortune for Alexius that his father should have been too busy to attend to him just as he was growing up from boyhood to manhood.
His English practice had as yet been scanty, but in 1737 a single speech in a jury trial of note placed him at the head of the bar, and from this time he had all he could attend to.
In a large exchange a number of operators are necessary to attend to calls.
Canaan (Palestine and the south Phoenician coast land) and Amor (Lebanon district and beyond) were under the constant supervision of Egypt, and Egyptian officials journeyed round to collect tribute, to attend to complaints, and to assure themselves of the allegiance of the vassals.
From this point to the end of the period the Jews were dependents of Rome, free to attend to their own affairs, so long as they paid taxes to the subordinate rulers, Herodian or Roman, whom they detested equally.
He would not canvass, nor pay agents to canvass for him, nor would he engage to attend to the local business of the constituency.
But if we attend to the circumstances under which this theme arises, its purport and development become deep and natural.
The Homeric heroes themselves are represented as having considerable skill in surgery, and as able to attend to ordinary wounds and injuries.
There is no evidence to show that the Vincent who was sub-prior of this foundation in 1246 is the encyclopaedist; nor indeed is it likely that a man of such abnormally studious habits could have found time to attend to the daily business routine of a monastic establishment.
But there was no strong power, as in England and France, to attend to the execution of the provisions.
The Dutch deputies remained a fortnight longer to attend to ecclesiastical business.
On his return he entered Rome with an ovation (a minor form of triumph), temples were built, statues erected in his honour, and a special priesthood instituted to attend to his worship. The people were ground down by new forms of taxation and every kind of extortion, but on the whole Rome was free from internal disturbances during his reign; some insignificant conspiracies were discovered and rendered abortive.
Lord Palmerston took a copy of this letter, and promised to attend to its direction.
The ordinary duties of these committees are to raise and spend money for electioneering and otherwise in the interests of the party, to organize meetings, to look after the press, to attend to the admission of immigrants or new-comers as voters; and generally to attract and enrol recruits in the party forces.
Such hypotheses attend to Aristotle's philosophy to the neglect of his life.
It Will Also Be Requisite To Attend To The Following Conditions: If The Computed New Moon Be After 18 Hours, The Following Day Is To Be Taken, And If That Happen To Be Sunday, Wednesday Or Friday, It Must Be Further Postponed One Day.
"The Administrative Senate" was not introduced till 1711, and only then because the interminable war, which required Peter's prolonged absence from Russia, made it impossible for him to attend to the details of the domestic administration.
In the vinery and peach-house, attend to the keeping down of insects by syringing; and promote the growth of the young shoots, by damping the walls and paths morning and evening.
Propagate all sorts of pot-herbs, and attend to the hoeing and thinning of spinach, onions, turnips, carrots, beet, &c. Earth up cabbages, cauliflower, peas, beans and early potatoes.
- Disbud peaches, nectarines and other early trees against the walls; also attend to the thinning of fruit.
- Attend to the propagation of all sorts of greenhouse plants by cuttings, and to the replacing in the greenhouse and stoves the more tender species, by the end of the month in ordinary seasons, but in wet weather in the second week.
Here, if we attend to the effect of the whole revolution, we shall find that the electric states of the respective masses have been greatly increased; for the ninety-nine parts in A and B remain, and the one part of electricity in C has been increased so as nearly to compensate ninety-nine parts of the opposite electricity in the revolving plate B, while the communication produced an opposite mutation in the electricity of the ball.
The different peoples compelled to attend to their own defence appointed dukes for special military services (see DUKE); and these dukes, chosen often from members ~i~mah1sm of the old ducal families, succeeded without much Germany.
But soon he was compelled to share his duties with Adalbert, archbishop of Bremen, and a year or two later Adalbert became virtually the ruler of Germany, leaving Anno to attend to affairs in Italy.
The whole country is divided into districts, in each of which a medical man is appointed with a salary, who is under the obligation to attend to poor sick and assist the authorities in medical matters, inquests, &c. The relief of the poor is well organized, mostly on the system of out-door relief.
It is his business to look after the pack which is not hunting, to walk them out, to prepare the food for the hunting pack so that it is ready when they return, and in the spring to attend to the wants of the matrons and whelps.
care being taken to attend to the sign of a, so that when that is negative the arithmetical values of y and a are to be added in order to give that of $.
As Sweden had to attend to her own affairs, Finland was gradually reverting to independence and paganism, when in 1209 another bishop and missionary, Thomas (also an Englishman), arrived and recommenced the work of St Henry.
Civil employees were now appointed under the new laws to attend to this work.
The size of the empire made it difficult, if not impossible, to attend to these assaults, or to control the ambition of successful generals, from one centre.
The deacons superintend the financial affairs of the church, co-operate with the minister in the various branches of his work, assist in the visitation of the sick, attend to the church property and generally supervise the activities of the church.
And even when the presentations before the mind are so clear that assent to their truth cannot be refused, the possibility of assenting still rests with the will, which can refuse to attend to any presentation, or can refuse assent with the sole motive of proving its freedom.
The city was too much disturbed with political dissensions to attend to him; so Filelfo crossed the Apennines and settled in Florence.
Notwithstanding his manifold engagements, he found time to attend to the tenderer affections; for it was during his residence at Strassburg that he married, in August 1540, Idelette de Bure, the widow of one Jean Stordeur of Liege, whom he had converted from Anabaptism.
The stocks of bee-keepers who attend to the instructions given in text-books are rarely visited by this disease.
In vain did Rib-Addi send touching appeals for aid to the distant Pharaoh, who was far too much engaged in his religious innovations to attend to such messages.
ably assisted by their friendly staff, they attend to the social needs of a hard core of regulars.
For the ultimate in personalized indulgence, select suites include the services of a personal butler who will attend to your every whim.
extraneous stimuli out of the way, the individual is better able to attend to the important stimuli.
groaning loudly for 50 minutes before Ms Hughes went to attend to her.
Otherwise, you can contact the cemetery office with the section and lair number and staff will attend to the lair number and staff will attend to the lair.
No lovely lass to attend to my every desire.
Failure to attend to these details may easily set up a severe neurosis.
Standard entry question invites client to attend to a desired outcome.
pauper nurse to attend to the sick.
the commissions de classemeni which attend to questions of promotion in the various branches of the navy, the naval works council and others.
Ivan regarded these events as a punishment from Heaven for the neglect of his duties, and he began to attend to public affairs under the influence of an enlightened priest called Sylvester and an official of humble origin called Adashev.
An elaborate organization is required to keep a complete check and record of all the goods entering and leaving the station, to ensure that they are loaded into the proper wagons according to their destination, that they are unloaded and sorted in such a way that they can be delivered to their consignees with the least possible delay, that they are not stolen or accidentally mislaid, &c.; and accommodation must be provided for a large clerical and supervisory staff to attend to these matters.
His death was followed by scenes of wild disorder, and Cesare, being himself ill, could not attend to business, but sent Don Michelotto, his chief bravo, to seize the pope's treasures before the demise was publicly announced.
The Homeric heroes themselves are repre sented as having considerable skill in surgery, and as able to attend to ordinary wounds and injuries, but there is also a professional class, represented by Machaon and Podalirius, the two sons of Asclepius, who are treated with great respect.
Others he treated very superficially, and in none of his experiments apparently did he attend to the diminution of efflux arising from the contraction of the liquid vein, when the orifice is merely a perforation in a thin plate; but he appears to have been the first who attempted to ascribe the discrepancy between theory and experiment to the retardation of the water's velocity through friction.
" Christian perfection is this: to fear God sincerely, to trust assuredly that we have, for Christ's sake, a gracious and merciful God; to ask and look with confidence for help from him in all our affairs, accordingly to our calling, and outwardly to do good works diligently, and to attend to our vocation.
In the canons of Hippolytus in the first half of the 3rd century we find this direction: "Let presbyters, subdeacons and readers, and all the people assemble daily in the church at time of cockcrow, and betake themselves to prayers, to psalms and to the reading of the Scriptures, according to the command of the Apostles, until I come attend to reading" (canon xxi.).
She has other things to do, and no time to attend to me.
Your own mother, and no time to attend to her child?
But she has servants to attend to me.
It will be soon enough to forget them when we have the learning and the genius which will enable us to attend to and appreciate them.
He was a man of manners, like one who had seen the world, and was capable of more civil speech than you could well attend to.
I have other affairs to attend to.
"You think so?" rejoined Anna Pavlovna in order to say something and get away to attend to her duties as hostess.
Would this disorderly crowd of soldiers attend to the voice of their commander, or would they, disregarding him, continue their flight?
'Please to wait.' 'I've widden twenty miles and have duties to attend to and no time to wait.
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.
No, I beg you to attend to the business.
There was within him a deep unexpressed conviction that all would be well, but that one must not trust to this and still less speak about it, but must only attend to one's own work.
Baby swings are often more useful in living rooms or kitchens - the baby is kept occupied while you attend to other tasks, like paying bills or folding laundry.
Animals that can benefit from the diaper harness include elderly dogs and those that have been injured and can no longer attend to business as before.
Bullock's reps announced that she would not be attending the London premiere to attend to "personal" matters.
The EFC is subtracted from the cost of attendance at the school(s) which the student plans to attend to determine the applicant's eligibility for federal student aid.
Project managers must be prepared to attend to the slightest detail associated with their project.
Others prefer to be given space to attend to things themselves.
For your sake and the sake of your family, attend to changing soiled pads and wound care without fuss or harsh words.
You will need to attend to them during that time.
The daycare staff encourages those who attend to be more active, which reduces loneliness and feelings of isolation.
Sleep disruptions throughout childhood also cause disruptions for the entire family, particularly parents who must attend to the frightened child and soothe the child back to sleep.
These groups often exchange textbooks, hold swap meets and may even host a homeschool conference where curriculum and suppliers attend to sell their latest products.
Check with the financial aid department of the school you want to attend to find out about any assistance available to you.
You have been requested to attend to a special couples-only event and none of your friends can go.
Thus, the evening bag became an emblem of the prosperous woman with servants to attend to her household and the luxury to simply sit around and craft.
Child care centers are facilities staffed with professionals who attend to the needs of children enrolled in their programs.
If you are new to Yoga or Pilates, there is nothing wrong with calling the studio you plan to attend to inquire about how the students dress.
At the same time, we seem to have less time to attend to household chores than in the past.
They can deal with small customers just looking to clean their car or corporate customers who have an entire fleet of vehicles to attend to.
If blood gets on a fabric-based item you would like to keep, attend to the sick or injured, and then immediately return to the item as soon as you can.
The broker assigned to your case will attend to all your travel insurance needs and requirements.
To offset some of these changes and help you attend to any drainage tubes or healing wounds on your chest you may need a medical camisole.
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