Came-to Sentence Examples
I came to talk to you.
She came to the airport with him.
Finally his gaze came to rest on hers.
There might be a thousand explanations for what she had witnessed, but only one came to mind.
Only one thing came to mind – a drug deal.Advertisement
Do you realize how close you came to running right into a bear?
Howard finally came to her side and helped her to her feet.
But words never came to her lips, only long sobs.
A slow smile came to his lips.
She came to her feet, stretching her body to its maximum height.Advertisement
The car came to a halt and then started to roll forward.
As the teams came to a halt, the rasp of leather against sandy wheels assured her that the other wagons were following suit.
The dusty captain surveyed the gathering with red rimed eyes that came to rest on the Frenchman.
The stage came to a halt in front of the station, and people drifted by, satisfying their curiosity about its occupants.
As the truck came to a halt in front of the house, she stared up at it in awe.Advertisement
The answer came to her so quickly that it brought a smile to her lips.
Howie only came to New Hampshire a couple of times.
We knew some of our tips never came to fruition simply because authorities lacked the probable cause to arrest the perpetrator.
You could tell Howie I came to you for advice; that I just suspected and didn't know what to do, not that I've known all along!
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It suddenly came to mind I hadn't told them Julie was on her way west and Molly was at our house.
I came to call on Mr. Abbott and had carefully shut off his power and was ready to visit when what do I see but he has company.
It was then I came to realize he killed in the dark, not face to face with his victim.
I'm sorry if I seem in awe but might you tell me how you came to so genius a conclusion?
I'm happy to help you, and I'm happy you came to visit.Advertisement
Her father said the man came to kill her, yet she was still alive.
That type of heartache is rough, but I came to peace with it and was pretty happy with my expulsion, until a few days ago.
You came to kill her.
But yes, I came to kill her, until I saw the medallion.
It would take Sofia awhile before she came to his bed of her own accord.
When he came to see the stars or watch the sunset, she didn't cry.
I came to feed as well.
It really did hurt to think that Darkyn outright tested others and they failed when it came to her.
She whispered the first name that came to mind.
You and she never understood that, when it came to caring for someone else.
It was a tragic love story, one she knew the end to and dreaded seeing how it came to be that way.
He came to see you.
Cynthia came to the rescue, taking the young girl's arm, and led her to the kitchen.
If he did switch them and his little gag came to light, it wouldn't only cost him the election; it would cost him his whole career.
Cynthia came to the same conclusion.
He never offered financial support, and though he claimed to want to see his daughter, visits never came to fruition.
He came to help her, to appease his guilt once and for all.
She joined them, trying to recall the reason human-Deidre came to these.
When Zamon came to me, I jumped at the opportunity.
If she lost her deal with the human and Darkyn came to collect?
He came to the conclusion that she, too, needed time to heal.
A blue BMW crept up the drive and came to a stop in the yard.
Alex came complete with deep pockets... every woman's dream, but he was conservative when it came to spending.
The car came to a stop as a long agonizing sob erupted from her lungs.
He attacked me and Alex came to my rescue.
Her accusing gaze came to rest on Carmen.
The patrol car came to a stop beside her, the window down.
The next time the man came to visit, they were supposed to tell him he couldn't see Alex unless Carmen was there.
Another thought came to her belatedly.
The issue came to a head one day when he was standing in the living room signing with Jonathan.
Alex had always liked that shyness when it came to their love life.
Finally she ducked her head and came to the direct point.
Obviously she had no idea what he was thinking when it came to that type of thing.
The truth came to her suddenly.
The memory came to her uninvited and with such clarity that she flinched.
She also thinks I came to kill you.
I came to Atlanta with nothing but the clothes on my back.
I came to see if you wanted to negotiate yet.
All souls – even those of deities – came to Death eventually.
Second to Harmony on Gabriel's list of the most effective, Landon was her back-up when it came to organizing the missions and personnel.
As the third day came to a close, she suspected they – more specifically, Gabriel – had really let her go.
Not even Wynn – who claimed to be her friend – came to find her.
He wanted to throw duty out the window when it came to his mate.
Her head felt heavy and like it was stuffed with cotton, the way she felt when she came to after surgery.
Restless, he rose and paced again, wondering why Sasha needed an ancient healer in his zoo, a place where creatures came to suffer.
No vision came to her and she continued.
I wonder how there came to be two women destined to be Immortal mates in one family.
You came to me to destroy those who have wronged you.
I came to tell you something else.
Soon after, a warrior came to her door and led her down several halls and into a tiny box resembling an elevator.
No warrior came to mind.
They were like old friends who came to visit after a long absence.
A'Ran's low voice came to her through the unseen speaker.
Long before she came to Ouray, I guess.
I only wish to understand what this place is and how I came to be here.
I can give no aid on that account, for I have no recollection of how I came to be here, either.
They walked a path for a while then came to a clearing.
When she showed up at my door, I thought she came to kill me, but she was so understanding and sympathetic.
Perhaps when it came to Elisabeth, there existed a higher standard.
Sterile was the word that came to mind.
Lori came to her rescue.
When it came to managing the house, she was a master - with the exception of lighting the stove.
Two things came to mind.
His gaze traveled around the faces at the table and came to rest on Carmen.
I understand. Is that all you came to tell me?
No. I came to tell you that you saw something I didn't.
It would be a noble death for a good cause, if it came to that.
I came to warn you.
What I came to discuss with you was a dream you had.
You paid for two deaths. Gabe came to collect, and those two lives … disappeared. They're in my underworld right now, running from me.
As far as he knew, no Immortal voluntarily came to Death's underworld.
I wanted to protect you. Rhyn and Gabe came to find you, but I knew I could find you faster, so I came with a shapeshifter.
Dean passed out his business card to Mayer and a few of the other workers in case anything important came to mind.
As Dean lay in the dark, he absentmindedly wondered if Ethel always wore "Thursday" when he came to call.
He then told her the Parkside Police Department would close the investigation from this end unless something new came to light.
It was three miles before he came to a closed gas station, but there was a phone booth outside.
Wolfe Creek Pass at 10,850 feet was unlike anything Dean had ever seen and easy wasn't the description that came to his mind.
Dean tried to picture Byrne from his photograph but nothing came to mind.
He pushed back his chair, stood and glanced down at her, but no appropriate words came to mind.
He looked me up when he came to Scranton and I could tell there was going to be trouble.
She was strong willed – especially when it came to issues about morality.
No, I was just thinking about how all this came to be.
The water was icy and she gasped as she came to the surface.
One thing came to mind instantly.
I guess we know what he came to your house for the other day.
No I just thought the house looked lonesome down here, so I came to visit.
I went by the house to pick up a picture and Brutus came to the house with blood on his muzzle.
They raced the horses past the pond and up the hill, slowing when they came to the rocky area.
His gaze swept the country and came to rest on her.
He came to the garage when she parked the car, opened the door and began removing groceries without comment.
His gaze came to rest on her and his eyebrows lifted.
So he came to you?
Brutus came to me with blood on his muzzle.
Maybe he came to ask if you were happy with your decision.
Conversation came to a total stop for a few minutes, and then Bill changed the subject.
She slowed and came to a stop, staring out into the pasture.
One thought came to mind instantly - and it wasn't infidelity.
He had one regret when it came to Carmen... that they hadn't met sooner.
She needed to give the foal a name, but nothing came to mind.
Finally, it was the room where Alex had stayed when he came to visit his sister.
At least he came to bed.
He jumped out of the chair and came to the side of her bed.
Katie's warning suddenly came to mind.
She came to his side.
I came to get my wife.
Carmen stood at the nursery window, watching the baby for a long time before Alex came to get her.
Again Katie's words about other women wanting Alex came to mind.
Worse yet, when Lori finally came to her senses, they wouldn't be willing to let her have the baby.
That's a good question, and I hope you came to the right conclusion.
She had tried not to wake him when she came to bed, and hopefully he had convinced her she didn't.
Call me naïve, but I spent most of my life around bad people who deserved what came to them.
Her emotions were twisted when it came to the Grey God.
If you came to stop us … Jenn drew her second knife.
Peace, friend, I came to see if you're alive.
Sirian's betrayal first came to her in a dream created by the demon as a warning before it was strong enough to speak to her.
She would fight, and she would die by her own hand if it came to it, as bravely as any member of her guard died for her.
As she struggled to focus and keep her tears away, another thought came to her.
Most are no better than he is, but Taran was an innocent child when he came to me.
She resisted a smile as the answer came to her instantly.
The evening flew by and finally they came to the last dance, a waltz.
She glanced up as he came to the doorway.
Another thought came to mind.
She placed another clip and came to the point.
Apparently Alondra came to the same conclusion.
Mr. O'Hara quickly recovered from his astonishment and came to her aid.
The blade came to a jolting halt against the thick clump.
The water came to her chest.
If you came to tell me what a fool I am, don't bother.
I came to apologize.
No wonder he came to the wrong conclusion.
Look, I came to California for a job interview.
She said there was a woman who came to see her three days every five, with eyes like the first leaves of spring.
Sofi stepped up beside him, unwilling to back down from the vamp that came to see her.
They were the only words that came to her mind a few seconds before she gave up trying to resist the effect he had on her.
Jessi wasn't going to stand on the sideline when it came to her cousin.
What remains to be done is, not to explain how such a world manages to be what it is, nor how we came to form these notions, but merely this - to expel from the circle and totality of our conceptions those abstract notions which are inconsistent and jarring, or to remodel and define them so that they may constitute a consistent and harmonious view.
Afterwards it was proposed that the archbishop himself should try the case, but this suggestion came to nothing.
Eanred, son of Eardwulf, probably came to the throne in 809 and reigned until 841.
Eanred was succeeded by his son !Ethelred, who was slain in 850, when Osberht came to the throne and reigned until 863.
Anlaf the son of Sihtric again came to England in 940 just after the death of lEthelstan.
In a preface to a later edition she tells us how the novel came to be written, and, though it anticipates events, this revelation of herself may best be given here.
In 1394 the countship came to the house of Orleans, a member of which, Francis I., became king of France in 1515 and raised it to the rank of duchy in favour of his mother Louise of Savoy.
He was the son of a raja of Thanesar, who gained prominence by successful wars against the Huns, and came to the throne in A.D.
As the War of Independence came to a close the old trouble with Pennsylvania was revived.
During the latter Sassanids it is seldom mentioned, and when the Arabs came to Khorasan (641-642) it was of so little importance that, as Tabari relates, it did not even have a garrison.
Through Clerselier he came to know Pierre Chanut, who in 1645 was sent as French ambassador to the court of Sweden.
Thus all his strenuous efforts, all his enormous sacrifices, came to nothing.
In the following spring he fastened a quarrel upon Potidaea, a town in Chalcidice, which was attached by ancient bonds to Corinth, and in the campaign which followed Athenian and Corinthian troops came to blows.
Such curates, being not removable at the pleasure of the impropriators, but only on due revocation of the licence of the ordinary, came to be entitled perpetual curates.
During his stay at the Northamptonshire village of Holdenby or Holmby - where Sir Thomas Herbert complains the green was not well kept - Charles frequently rode over to Lord Vaux's place at Harrowden, or to Lord Spencer's at Althorp, for a game, and, according to one account, was actually playing on the latter green when Cornet Joyce came to Holmby to remove him to other quarters.
The plan came to nothing, and next year Becher was again busy at Vienna, trying to transmute Danube sand into gold, and writing his Theses chemicae veritatem transmutationis metallorum evincentes.
The people of the interior are mostly of the old Iranian stock, and there are also a few nomads of the Turkish Baharlu tribe which came to Persia in the lath century when the province was subdued by a Turkish chief.
She chiefly lived in Normandy till 1663, when her husband died, and she came to Paris.
In 1875 a number of Russian Mennonites (descendants of the Anabaptists of the Reformation) came to the r.
In 1640 Henderson, Baillie, Blair and Gillespie came to London as commissioners from the General Assembly in Scotland, in response to a request from ministers in London who desired to see the Church of England more closely modelled after the Reformed type.
The doctrinal differences came to a head in the trials of George Duffield (1832), Lyman Beecher (1835) and Albert Barnes (1836) which, however, resulted in the acquittal of the accused, but which increased friction and ill feeling.
After being professor of philosophy at several provincial universities, he received the degree of doctor, and came to Paris in 1858 as master of conferences at the Ecole Normale.
It was not, however, until 1809 that this very remarkable form came to be autoptically described scientifically.
In 1868 the term of General Mitre came to an end, and Doctor Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, a native of San Juan, was quietly elected to succeed him.
A number of officers of the army and navy agreed to lend assistance to a revolutionary outbreak, and towards the end of July 1893 matters came to a head.
The result came to be that many small lines were begun by companies that had not the means to complete them, and again the state had to come to the rescue.
Overtures were unquestionably made by Thebes for an alliance with Aegina c. but they came to nothing.
The Asmonean dynasty lasted a few years longer, but finally came to an end when Herod the Great, with the aid of the Romans, took possession of Jerusalem and became the first king of the Idumaean dynasty.
He then pushed on, through a very thick forest, with scarcely any water, till he came to the streams which supply the Roper, a river flowing into the western part of the Gulf of Carpentaria.
A strike of the Newcastle miners, after lasting twenty-nine weeks, came to an end in January 1890, and throughout the rest of the year there was great unrest in Labour circles.
The succeeding years of disunion and misrule under the Danes explain the belated affection with which his countrymen came to regard him.
Later her character changed and she came to be regarded as a witch.
When at the very height of power, all his schemes of aggrandisement came to sudden ruin through a succession of disastrous defeats at the hands of the Swiss at Grandson (March 2, 1476), at Morat (June 22, 1476) Austria.
Actual construction was completed to Burnoi (220 versts) when Bolshevism came to crush all enterprise and initiative.
The question, however, still remains to be answered how people came to the belief or to the assumption that through the soul, or the seat of life of the sacrificial animal, the intention of the gods could be divined.
France was threatened with the interdict, but before matters came to a head Innocent died on the 22nd of September 1143.
The first British factory in the peninsula was established in the native state of Patani on the east coast in 1613, the place having been used by the Portuguese in the 16th century for a similar purpose; but the enterprise came to an untimely end in 1620 when Captain Jourdain, the first president, was killed in a naval engagement in Patani Roads by the Dutch.
Arouj came to Algiers, caused Selim to be assassinated, and seized the town.
Seward, and three other persons who came to his assistance, were also wounded by the assailant.
But before long he came to understand, as no other commander of the age save Gustavus understood it, the value of true "shock-action."
An English clergyman named William Jackson, a man of infamous notoriety who had long lived in France, where he had imbibed revolutionary opinions, came to Ireland to nogotiate between the French committee of public safety and the United Irishmen.
Her brother, the actor Nicolas Desmares (c. 1650-1714), began as a member of a subsidized company at Copenhagen, but by her influence he came to Paris and was received in 1685 sans debut - the first time such an honour had been accorded - at the Comedie Frangaise, where he became famous for peasant parts.
This property came to her children.
In 1896 he came to England and gave demonstrations to the British postal telegraph department and other officials.
This method of receiving soon came to be known as the telephonic method.
Great numbers came to join the new order which responded so admirably to the needs of the time.
At first, indeed, the term was apparently confined to the regions of the central and southern districts, exclusive of Cisalpine Gaul and the whole tract north of the Apennines, and this continued to be the official or definite signification of the name down to the end of the republic. But the natural limits of Italy are so clearly marked that the name came to be generally employed as a geographical term at a much earlier period.
The truth is that no period in Italian history was less really glorious than that which came to a close in 961 by Berengar II.s cession of his rights to Otto the Great.
He came to supersede self-government by consuls, to deprive the cities of the privilege of making war on their own account and to extort his regalian rights of forage, food and lodging for his armies.
In 1433 the Albizzi and the Medici came to open strife.
The conquest was easy; but, when it came to a partition, Ferdinand played his ally false.
The system of setting nations by the ears with the view of settling the quarrels of a few reigning houses was reduced to absurdity when the people, as in these cases, came to be partitioned and exchanged without the assertion or negation of a single principle affecting their interests or rousing their emotions.
Much good work was done by the Republicans during their brief tenure of power,but it soon came to an endowing to the course of events which favored a reaction against France.
Young Italy spread to all centres of Italian exiles, and by means of literature carried on an active propaganda in Italy itself, where the party came to be called Ghibellini, as though reviving the traditions of medieval anti-Papalism.
He made desperate efforts to conciliate the population, and succeeded with a few of the nobles, who were led to believe in the possibility of an Italian confederation, including Lombardy and Venetia which would be united to Austria by a personal union alone; but the immense majority of all classes rejected these advances, and came to regard union with Piedmont with increasing favor.
The Italian government, however, neglected this opening, and Mangash came to terms with Menelek.
Whereas in the past the strikes had been purely local and due to local conditions, they now appeared of more general and political character, and the sympathy strike came to be a frequent and undesirable addition to the ordinary economic agitation.
Loubet, the French president, came to Rome; this action was strongly resented by the pope, who, like his predecessor since 1870, objected to the presence of foreign Catholic rulers in Rome, and led to the final rupture between France and the Vatican.
Kant puts together, as belonging to " Rational Theology," three arguments - he is critic of fond of triads, though they have not the significance for him which they came to have for Hegel.
Those present decided to contend to the death for their "long-lost liberties," and with this the meeting came to an end.
The days between Friday the 19th and the following Tuesday, when the conference came to an end, were occupied in providing, as far as possible, for the due execution of the reforms promised by the king in Magna Carta.
After acting as assistant in pharmacies at Quedlinburg, Hanover, Berlin and Danzig successively he came to Berlin on the death of Valentin Rose the elder in 1771 as manager of his business, and in 1780 he started an establishment on his own account in the same city, where from 1782 he was pharmaceutical assessor of the Ober-Collegium Medicum.
When, therefore, in 1850, Mr Stowe was elected to a professorship in Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, and removed his family thither, Mrs Stowe was prepared for the great work which came to her, bit by bit, as a religious message which she must deliver.
In the East, where after the example of the Church of Antioch the Quadragesima fast had been kept distinct from that of Holy Week, the whole fast came to last for seven weeks, both Saturdays and Sundays (except Holy Saturday) being, however, excluded.
While geographical knowledge of the west was still scanty and the secrets of the tin-trade were still successfully guarded by the seamen of Gades and others who dealt in the metal, the Greeks knew only that tin came to them by sea from the far west, and the idea of tin-producing islands easily arose.
In later times Orphic theology engaged the attention of Greek philosophersEudemus the Peripatetic, Chrysippus the Stoic, and Proclus the Neoplatonist, but it was an especially favourite study of the grammarians of Alexandria, where it became so intermixed with Egyptian elements that Orpheus came to be looked upon as the founder of mysticism.
Passing through the strait of Lemaire they came to the southern extremity of Tierra del Fuego, which was named Cape Horn, in honour of the town of Hoorn in West Friesland, of which Schouten was a native.
An embassy from the Parthians now came to solicit alliance with Rome, and Sulla was the first Roman who held diplomatic intercourse with that remote people.
The question of the command of the army against Mithradates again came to the front.
In December he was sent by the queen dowager to secure Stirling, and in 1560 was despatched on a mission to France, visiting Denmark on the way, where he either married or seduced Anne, daughter of Christopher Thorssen, whom he afterwards deserted, and who came to Scotland in 1563 to obtain redress.
After the downfall of Mary, Bothwell's good treatment came to an end, and on the 16th of June 1573 he was removed to the castle of Dragsholm or Adelersborg in Zealand.
Offices and lands came to John Howard by reason of that fellowship. Henry VI., when restored, summoned him to parliament in 1470 as Lord Howard, a summons which may have been meant to lure him to London into Warwick's power, but he proclaimed the Yorkist sovereign on his return and fought at Barnet and Tewkesbury.
Fleeing into the north of his kingdom James collected an army and came to terms with his foes; but the rebels, having seized the person of the king's eldest son, afterwards James IV., renewed the struggle.
Such quotations were multiplied, as theologians learnt to depend increasingly upon their predecessors, until the testimony of "our holy father" Athanasius, or Gregory the Divine, or John the Golden-mouthed, came to be regarded as decisive in reference to controverted points of faith and practice.
At first he supported the ministry, but when they began to show signs of reaction he separated from them, and gradually came to be at the head of the constitutional opposition.
Patroclus, the friend of Achilles, who came to the help of the Greeks, was slain by Hector with the help of Apollo.
In 1661 he came to Paris, and in 1666 was arrested along with I.
Both Normans and English came to Scotland in crowds in the days of Margaret, Edgar and David, and Scottish national feeling sometimes rose up against them.
On his second banishment from Alexandria, Athanasius came to Rome, and was recognized as a regular bishop by the synod held in 340.
In 1881 he came to London, and until 1897 engaged in lecturing and social work.
They say they came to New Zealand from "Hawaiki,", and they appear to distinguish between a large and small, or a nearer and farther, "Hawaiki."
This time the invaders came to stay, and they built for themselves a capital, called Sarai, on the lower Volga.
That opportunity came when Basil died in 1533, leaving as successor a child only three years old, and the chances seemed all on the side of the nobles; but the result belied the current expectations, for the child came to be known in history as Ivan the Terrible, and died half a century later in the full enjoyment of unlimited autocratic power.
During the reign of Michael (1613-45) the new dynasty came to be accepted by all classes, and the country recovered to some extent from the disorders and exhaustion -4 f r om which it had suffered so severely; but it was not 1613-45.
She waited, however, until a deputation of the malcontents, who regretted the loss of liberum veto and who were afraid that the party of reform might undertake the emancipation of the serfs, came to St Petersburg and asked for support in defence of the ancient liberties.
Napoleon, who could brook no equal, was nourishing the secret hope that his confederate might be used as a docile subordinate in the realization of his own plans, and the confederate soon came to suspect that he was being duped.
The tsar, though he came to know of their existence, refrained from taking repressive measures against them, and when he died suddenly at Taganrog on the 1st of December 1825, two of them made an attempt to realize their political aspirations.
He suspected Bismarck of harbouring hostile designs against Russia, and he came to recognize that the permanent weakening of France was not in accordance with Russian political interests.
In order to explain the course of the revolution which came to a head in 1905 it is necessary to say a few words about constitutional plans and liberal experiments, initiated from above, which had preceded it.
The movement came to a head, as a result of the disasters of the war with Japan, in 1904.
Many came to witness the new wonder, and the excitement and interest spread rapidly.
This" communion of the body and blood of Christ,"which in early writings is clearly distinguished from the thankoffering which preceded it, and which furnished the materials for it, gradually came to supersede the thank-offering in importance, and to exercise a reflex influence upon it.
In 1851 Mr Lafone's interest in Lafonia, as the peninsula came to be called, was purchased for £30,000 by the Falkland Islands Company, which had been incorporated by charter in the same year.
Under the name Shaddai (which Neldeke suggests 2 was originally Shed' " my demon ") it is possible to discern the name of a deity who in later times came to be identified with Yahweh.
How this came to be overlaid by narrow local limitations of His power and province will be shown later.
The last and most characteristic festival of Canaanite life was that of Asiph or " ingathering " which after the Deuteronomic reformation (621 B.C.) had made a single sanctuary and therefore a considerable journey with a longer stay necessary, came to be called Succoth or booths.
But when the nomadic clans of Israel came to occupy the settled abodes of the agricultural Canaanites who had a stake in the soil which they cultivated, these conditions evidently reacted on their religion.
Yahweh ceased to be exclusively regarded as god of the atmosphere, worshipped in a distant mountain, Horeb-Sinai, situated in the south country (negebh),and moving in the clouds of heaven before the Israelites in the desert, but he came to be associated with Israel's life in Canaan.
Accordingly, whenever His presence and power were displayed in places where the Canaanite Baal had been worshipped, they came to be attached to these spots.
In this way Yahweh came to be called the Baal or " lord " of any sacred place where the armies of Israel by their victories attested " his mighty hand and outstretched arm."
But the symbol carried with it the numen of the goddess symbolized, and there can be little doubt that Asherah came to be regarded as Yahweh's consort.
The word holiness (qodesh) in primitive Hebrew usage partook of the nature of taboo, and came to be applied to whatever, whether thing or person, stood in close relation to deity and belonged to him, and could not, therefore, be used or treated like other objects not so related, and so was separated or stood apart.
It is essentially the path which may be summed up in the word Judaism, though, as will be shown in the sequel, Judaism came to include many other factors.
But, while Robertson was in some measure the initiator of a movement, Prescott came to his task when the range of information was incomparably wider and when progress in sociologic theory had thrown innumerable convergent lights upon the progress of events.
In philosophy he began with a strong predilection for the physical side of psychology, and at an early age he came to the conclusion that all existence is sensation, and, after a lapse into noiimenalism under the influence of Fechner's Psychophysics, finally adopted a universal physical phenomenalism.
In 1757 Voltaire came to reside at Lausanne; and although he took but little notice of the young Englishman of twenty, who eagerly sought and easily obtained an introduction, the establishment of the theatre at Monrepos, where the brilliant versifier himself declaimed before select audiences his own productions on the stage, had no small influence in fortifying Gibbon's taste for the French theatre, and in at the same time abating that "idolatry for the gigantic genius of Shakespeare which is inculcated from our infancy as the first duty of an Englishman."
Charles came to Naples with a new fleet from Provence, and was preparing to invade Sicily again, when he contracted a fever and died at Foggia on the 7th of January 1285.
In spite of this, however, and of the skill with which he presided over the debates, the conference came to nothing owing to the refusal of the king of Prussia to attend.
In that year William Longsword, eldest of the five sons of Count William III., came to the kingdom of Jerusalem, on the invitation of Baldwin IV.
Bazard, after remaining for some time in obscurity in Paris, came to the conclusion that the ends of those who wished well to the people would be most easily attained, not through political agitation, but by effecting a radical change in their social condition.
Amid a great variety of motives the prominence of Kadesh in south Palestine is to be recognized, but it is uncertain what clans or tribes were at Kadesh, and it is possible that traditions, originally confined to those with whom the new conception of Yahweh is connected, were subsequently adopted by others who came to regard themselves as the worshippers of the only true Yahweh.
The problem cannot be approached from modern preconceptions because there was much associated with the worship of Yahweh which only gradually came to be recognized as repugnant, and there was much in earlier ages and in other lands which reflects an elevated and even complex religious philosophy.
An Athenian came to be the missionary of Hellenism and to direct its ceremonies, which were established by force up and down the country.
Soon it came to his knowledge that Judas was in Samaria, whither he followed him on a sabbath with Jews pressed into his service.
At the same time the mothers of the murdered men came to the Temple to demand vengeance.
When it came to the ears of the king he slew the most responsible of the Pharisees and every member of his household who accepted what the Pharisee said.
The first procurator Coponius was accompanied by P. Sulpicius Quirinius, legate of Syria, who came to organize the new Roman province.
It was, therefore, during the reign of Antipas, and partly if not wholly within his territory, that the Gospel was first preached by the rabbi or prophet whom Christendom came to regard as the one true Christ, the Messiah of the Jews.
Steadily the Romans forced their way through wall after wall, until the Jews were driven back to the Temple and the daily sacrifices came to an end on the 17th of July for lack of men.
The Jews came to England at least as early as the Norman Conquest; they were expelled from Bury St Edmunds in 1190, after the massacres at the coronation of Richard I.; they were required to wear badges in 1218.
Theword "prelacy," meaning no more originally than the office and dignity of a prelate, came to be applied in Presbyterian Scotland and Puritan England - especially during the 17th century - to the episcopal form of church government, being used in a..
Magazines with fine painted store jars came to light beneath the floor of the later " propylaeum."
Repositories also came to light containing treasure in the shape of bronze ingots.
Settled largely by people from Pennsylvania, this section came to be closely associated with the continental colonies.
It was not till the 12th century that the mitre came to be regarded as specifically episcopal, and meanwhile the custom had grown up of granting it honoris causa to other dignitaries besides bishops.
When the horns came to be set before and behind, the vertical orphrey retained its position.
It is believed that the native dynasty came to an end early in the 10th century and that the subsequent kings belonged to a branch of the Scottish royal family.
Less than a year later Colonel Baker's career in the British army came to an untimely end.
Just as the Mosaic dispensation came to an end with the appearance of Christ, so the sacraments of the new dispensation have lost their meaning and efficacy since the incarnation of God as Holy Spirit in the Amalricans.
When this project came to grief, Guchkov continued to support Stolypin.
The city of Babylon came to the fore as metropolis about 2285 B.C. under Khammurabi.
He was imprisoned from 1825 to 1828 for coining, though apparently on insufficient evidence, and in 1833 came to push his claims in Paris, where he was recognized as the dauphin by many persons formerly connected with the court of Louis XVI.
The eleven years which elapsed between the murder of Amnon and the revolt would seem to disprove any connexion between the two; the chronology may rest upon the tradition that Solomon was twelve years old when he came to the throne.
It contains a monument to William Cowper, who came to live here in 1796, and the Congregational chapel stands on the site of the house where the poet spent his last days.
When Jerome came to Bethlehem in 386, the friendship formed at Aquileia was renewed.
Thus the Mahratta chouth came to have an ominous significance in Indian history.
The third collision came to pass between 1816 and 1818, through the conduct, not only of the confederates, but also of the peshwa (Baji Bao) himself.
When the preliminaries of peace came to be discussed at Versailles in February 1871, the cession of Alsace, together with what is called German Lorraine, was one of the earliest conditions laid down by Bismarck and accepted by Thiers.
The towns possessed the rights of Magdeburg, or (like Elbing) those of Lubeck; the most important of them soon came to join the Hanseatic League.
The dioceses were now mapped out into several archdeaconries (archidiaconatus), which corresponded with the political divisions of the countries; and these defined spheres, in accordance with the prevailing feudal tendencies of the age, gradually came to be regarded as independent centres of jurisdiction.'
It was about this time that the value of a mixture of lime and sulphate of copper (bouillie bordelaise), sprayed in solution upon the growing plants, came to be recognized as a check upon the ravages of potato disease.
It was found, however, that the steam work was done with less care than had been bestowed upon the horse tillage, and the result was that steam came to be regarded as an auxiliary to horse labour rather than as a substitute for it.
All the time, his mind full of public questions, he discussed eagerly with the many men of distinction who came to his father's house.
Edward came to the north in the following spring.
In the autumn of 1316 Robert came to his brother, and together they traversed Ireland to Limerick.
Yakub's family did not continue long in power; but the Samanid princes who succeeded applied themselves zealously to the same work, and Prince Nuh II., who came to the throne in 365 A.H.
The legend continued to gather accretions, and a miraculous origin came to be assigned to the image.
Before they passed the verdict, Napoleon came to see that his victim was innocent of any participation in the plot.
Two hundred and forty years after the appearing of the false Messiah there came to the world sixty thousand saints out of Pharaoh's world to take the place of the Mandaeans, who had been completely extirpated; their high priest had his residence in Damascus.
The absence of preparations came to be felt more strongly with the rapid growth of the submarine menace, for the depth and number of the entrances made it a serious problem to establish adequate defences.
In 1832 Kittlitz began to publish some Kup- fertafeln zur Naturgeschichte der Vogel, in which many new species are figured; but the work came to an end with its thirty-sixth plate in the following year.
The following year Ranzani of Bologna, in his Elementi di zoologia - a very respectable compilation - came to treat of birds, and then followed to some extent the plan of De Blainville and Merrem (concerning which much more has to be said by and by), placing the Struthious birds in an Order by themselves.
This Tentamen, containing his complete method of classifying birds in general, naturally received much attention, the more so perhaps, since, with its appendices, it was nearly the last labour of its respected author, whose industrious life came to an end in the course of the following year.
On the other hand, he came to look upon the Old Testament prophets as approved by their antiquity, sanctity, mystery and prophecies to be interpreters of the truth.
Gradually, as time went on, and probably with the influx of refugees from the mainland, bricks made of lagoon mud came to take the place of wattle and reeds in the construction of the houses.
The emperor Leo, the Isaurian, came to open rupture with Pope Gregory II.
An association of New Jerseymen, organized by John Cleves Symmes, secured a grant from Congress in1788-1792to a strip of 248,540 acres on the Ohio between the Great Miami and the Little Miami, which came to be known as the Symmes Purchase.
General Wayne's victory was followed by an extensive immigration of New Englanders, of Germans, Scotch-Irish and Quakers from Pennsylvania, and of settlers from Virginia and Kentucky, many of whom came to escape the evils of slavery.
He came to England in 1836, in company with a Kaffir convert and a Hottentot convert, and aroused public opinion against the Cape government.
The trade was enormously profitable, not only to the merchants but to the town, which levied a rigorous duty on all exports and imports; at the same time formidable risks had to be faced both from the desert-tribes and from the Parthians, and successfully to plan or convoy a great caravan came to be looked upon as a distinguished service to the state, often recognized by public monuments erected by " council and people " or by the merchants interested in the venture.
By an easy transition, she came to be regarded as the protectress of thieves, whose operations were associated with darkness.
He did not satisfy the Prussian conservatives, and after four years the Historische Politische Bleitter came to an end.
Here Godfrey of Bouillon finally came to the front, and placing himself at the head of the discontented pilgrims, he forced Raymund to accept the offers of the amir of Tripoli, to desist from the siege, and to march to Jerusalem (in the middle of May 1099).
At nightfall, "sobbing for excess of joy," the crusaders came to the Sepulchre from their treading of the winepress, and put their blood-stained hands together in prayer.
So, on that day of July, the First Crusade came to an end.
There were Genoese ships in St Simeon's harbour in the spring of 1098 and at Jaffa in 1099; in 1099 Dagobert, the archbishop of Pisa, led a fleet from his city to the Holy Land; and in i ioo there came to Jaffa a Venetian fleet of 200 sail, whose leaders promised Venetian assistance in return for freedom from tolls and a third of each town they helped to conquer.
In IIIo, for example, he was enabled to capture Sidon by the aid of Sigurd of Norway, the Jorsalafari, who came to the Holy Land with a fleet of 55 ships, starting in 1107, and in a three years' "wandering," after the old Norse fashion, fighting the Moors in Spain, and fraternizing with the Normans in Sicily.
The former courts, under their bailiffs, gradually absorbed the separate courts which the Syrians had at first been permitted to enjoy under their own refs; and the bailiff with his 6 assessors (4 Syrians and 2 Franks) thus came to judge both commercial cases and cases in which Syrians were involved.
It was indeed one of the misfortunes of the kingdom that its inhabitants could never welcome the reinforcements which came to their aid.'
Repeated appeals had been sent to the West from the beginning of the Egyptian affair (1163) onwards; while in 1184-1185 a great mission, on which the patriarch of Jerusalem and the masters of the Templars and the Hospitallers were all present, came to France and England, and offered the crown of Jerusalem to Philip Augustus and Henry II.
Accordingly, early in 1201, envoys from each of the three chiefs of the Fourth Crusade (among whom was Villehardouin, the historian of the Crusade) came to Venice to negotiate for a passage to Egypt.
A gild was formed at Acre - the gild of St Adrian - which, if nominally religious in its origin, soon came to represent the political opposition to Frederick, as was significantly proved by its reception of the rebellious John of Beirut as a member (1232).
None came to the aid of St Louis; and in 1254, on the death of his mother Blanche, the regent, he had to return to France.
Thus the kingdom of Jerusalem came to an end.
Partly as a result of this trade, ever pushing its way farther east, and partly as a result of the Asiatic missions, which were themselves an accompaniment and effect of the Crusades, a third great result of the Crusades came to light in the 13th century - the discovery of the interior of Asia, and an immense accession to the sphere of geography.
It has already been noticed how military reconnaissances of the routes to Egypt came to be made; but more important were the guide-books, of which a great number were written to guide the pilgrims from one sacred spot of Bible history to another.
The Crusades afforded new details which might be inserted into old matters, and a new spirit which might be infused into old subjects; and a crusading complexion thus came to be put upon old tales like those of Arthur and Charlemagne.
Later, all that we understand by Syria came to be so known officially to the Romans and Byzantines; but the only province called simply Syria, without qualification, remained in the Orontes valley.