If the story is correct, his acts at Bayonne showed once more his custom of biding his time in order to take an overwhelming revenge.
He was now about two points before Cradock's beam, biding his time and waiting for the sun to set.
But he was merely biding his time; he had sworn pichacd revenge in his heart, but he was ready to wait long for rules con- it.
and was biding his time.
A bond was drawn in which Darnley pledged himself to support the confederates who undertook to punish "certain privy persons" offensive to the state, "especially a strange Italian, called Davie"; another was subscribed by Darnley and the banished lords, then biding their time in Newcastle, which engaged him to procure their pardon and restoration, while pledging them to insure to him the enjoyment of the title he coveted, with the consequent security of an undisputed succession to the crown, despite the counter claims of the house of Hamilton, in case his wife should die without issue - a result which, intentionally or not, he and his fellow-conspirators did all that brutality could have suggested to accelerate and secure.
The land was partitioned among several distinguished persons, who had of old been biding their opportu~iities, or were born of the occasion.
Was he just biding his time waiting for her to come into his life, or did she come into his life when he was finally ready for her?
bide plain terms, if thou hast anything to say to me, send me away quickly; this is no biding place.
bideth a few notable exceptions I felt that most of the teachers were simply biding their time for their salaries.
bideybe he's just biding his time, waiting for his moment to strike.
bideoponents of the nuclear option seem to be quietly biding their time awaiting changes in the geopolitical situation.
bidee demons that have so fatally tormented European history - most disastrously of all in the twentieth century- are merely biding their time.
In other northern climates, they're still in the larval stage, biding their time.
Finding all the pumpkins is a pain, but you can still score your bonus by biding your time; wait until you get into the boiler room with Gary, and you'll find all the un-kicked pumpkins from earlier stored there.
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