Come-to-terms-with Sentence Examples
Dean sensed his wife looked forward to the service and it helped her to come to terms with her son's sudden marriage.
Once that fact had gnawed at him, but he had come to terms with it.
She didn't move away from him, the first sign she'd given that maybe she had come to terms with their relationship moving to the next level.
She had come to terms with her part in the surrogacy, but still wasn't sure it was moral.
Meanwhile the failure to come to terms with Charles and provide a settlement appeared to threaten a general anarchy.Advertisement
During the next few weeks Cromwell appears to have made once more attempts to come to terms with Charles; but the king was inflexible in his refusal to part with the essential powers of the monarchy, or with the Church; and at the end of December it was resolved to bring him to trial.
Cesare, who could still count on the Spanish cardinals, wished to prevent the election of Giuliano della Rovere, the enemy of his house, but the latter's chances were so greatly improved that it was necessary to come to terms with him.
As for the "treason" of General York, who had come to terms with the Russians, it moved him merely to scorn and contempt.
It was clear that the spiritual forces of the time were also slipping out of his grasp. Early in January he sought to come to terms with the pope (then virtually a captive at Fontainebleau) respecting various questions then in debate concerning the Concordat.
Attempts were made to come to terms with Moshesh and the justice of many of his complaints was admitted.Advertisement
In spite of this initial success, however, the campaign proved disastrous to the Austrians; and France, which had meanwhile come to terms with the emperor, endeavoured to mediate a peace in conjunction with Sweden and Holland.
But nothing could be done until the Porte should have come to terms with Russia as to the Treaty of Bucharest; for, as the British ambassador, Sir Robert Liston, was instructed to point out to the Ottoman government, " it is impossible to guarantee the possession of a territory of which the limits are not determined."
It was hoped that, in the circumstances, Dr Lukacs, a financier of experience, might be able to come to terms with Mr de Justh, on the basis of dropping the bank question for the time, or, failing that, to patch together out of the rival parties some sort of a working majority.
Rudolph of Habsburg, elected king of the Romans in 1273, having come to terms with Pope Nicholas III., Charles was obliged in 1278 to give up his title of imperial vicar in Tuscany, which he had held during the interregnum following on the death of Frederick II.
All attempts to come to terms with the pope were unsuccessful, and by October the siege had begun.Advertisement
The campaign was carried on with varying success, but usually to the advantage of Louis, and the French victory at Marsiglia and the selfish conduct of the allies induced Victor to come to terms with France, and to turn against the imperialists (1696).
Unable, however, to come to terms with the French government, he once more went into retirement in 1666, - this time to the south of France.
Jobst, however, died in January 141 I, and in the succeeding July Sigismund, having come to terms with Wenceslaus, was again elected king and was generally recognized.
Instead of attacking the enemy with his accustomed vigour, he withdrew into Bohemia and was engaged in lengthy negotiations with the Saxon soldier and diplomatist, Hans Georg von Arnim (1581-1641); his object being doubtless to come to terms with Saxony and Brandenburg either with or without the emperors consent.
The growth of the Catholic democracy in Germany was a much more serious danger, and it proved to be easier to come to terms with the pope than with the parliamentary Opposition.Advertisement
Not until the Chamber had been dissolved by military force (February 19, 1906) and an open breach of the constitution seemed within sight did they come to terms with the crown and form an administration.
The first care of the new elector was to come to terms with John Frederick, and to strengthen his own hold upon the electoral position.
Consequently Ruffo was desperately anxious to come to terms with the Republicans for the evacuation of the castles, in spite of the queen's orders to make no terms with the rebels.
Voices urged him to come to terms with Mehemet Ali, secure peace in Islam, and turn a united face of defiance against Europe; and for a while he harboured the idea.
Metternich protested against a course which would result, in his opinion, either in a war or a revolution in France; King Leopold enlarged on the wickedness and absurdity of risking a European war for the sake of putting an end to the power of an old man who could have but few years to live; Queen Victoria urged her ministers to come to terms with France and relieve the embarrassments of the "dear King"; and Lord Melbourne, with the majority of the cabinet, was in favour of compromise.Advertisement
Sweden during the minority of his only son and successor, Charles XI., a child four years old, hastened to come to terms with Sweden's numerous enemies, which now included Russia, Poland, Brandenburg and Denmark.
Here it need only be said that Hall himself soon became aware of the impossibility of the "Helstat," and his whole policy aimed at making its absurdity patent to Europe, and substituting for it a constitutional Denmark to the Eider which would be in a position to come to terms with an independent Holstein.
The European commission, in arriving at its conclusions, was to take into consideration the opinion expressed by the representative councils; the Powers were to come to terms with the Porte as to the recommendations of the commission; and the final result was to be embodied in a hattisherif of the sultan, which was to lay down the definitive organization of the two principalities.
Christianity to come to terms with scientific discoveries, and few Catholics will care to deny it.
On the dismissal of Roland, Claviere and Servan (June 13), he took the latter's post of minister of war, but resigned it two days later on account of the king's refusal to come to terms with the Assembly, and went to join the army of Marshal Lackner.
To reduce Spanish resistance Napoleon had in his turn to come to terms with the tsar Alexander at Erfurt; so that abandoning his designs in the East, he could maka the Grand Army evacuate Prussia and returnin force to Madrid.
They are still failing to come to terms with today's political agenda, never mind thinking ahead to tomorrow's.
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It all helps patients to come to terms with what is happening and regain control of their lives.
These things can cause significant grief which can be difficult enough to come to terms with on their own.
It is really just a suggestion of how we might come to terms with the Eastern idea of enlightenment by looking at western metaphysics.
Is there still the same quality of support to help people come to terms with their condition?
I use the skills I hold to help people come to terms with past presant and what they may see as future stumbling blocks.
I don't seem to be able to come to terms with my feelings toward my husband's ex wife.
I had to come to terms with losing my hair, and we had fun going to choose a wig.
Nevertheless Queen Elizabeth, on succeeding to the English throne, was disposed to come to terms with Shane, who after his father's death was de facto chief of the formidable O'Neill clan.
The election was opposed at Rome by a considerable party, but peace was maintained by the aid of Ladislaus of Naples, in return for which Innocent made a promise, inconsistent with his previous oath, not to come to terms with the antipope Benedict XIII., except on condition that he should recognize the claims of Ladislaus to Naples.
The queen had much difficulty in forcing herself to come to terms with the man who had been the bane of her cause, but finally, was induced by Louis XI.
The process of change cannot be placed in suspended animation because unionism cannot come to terms with new political realties.
With their Greek mindset they were struggling to come to terms with the bodily resurrection of believers.
I do n't seem to be able to come to terms with my feelings toward my husband 's ex wife.
Instead, it is best to come to terms with all of your feelings and gain some comfort with your newly single status.
In some cases, some time and counseling may help the parents come to terms with the end of their marriage.
Seeking help from a therapist, divorce support group, or member of the clergy can help you to come to terms with what has happened.
Until you do, you'll feel lost in yourself, but once you find the secret words of wisdom you've been searching for, you'll finally start to come to terms with the end of your marriage.
It appears that Carmen Electra, born Tara Leigh Patrick, has come to terms with her reputation as a provocative sex symbol and the fact that her personal escapades tend to attract more attention than her professional accomplishments.
In addition, peer support groups can sometimes help children come to terms with their diabetes.
To fully enjoy your current pregnancy, you must come to terms with the loss you have experienced.
Sometimes you just need to come to terms with being alone.
The following ways for letting go of a relationship will help you come to terms with what happened in the relationship and help you see why it had to end.
Allowing yourself to grieve the end of the relationship will help you come to terms with it.
As your book starts to take shape, one of the best things you can do is to come to terms with your publishing options.
Starring Ben Stiller and father-in-law Robert DeNiro, the two try to come to terms with the combination of their two families.
Seeking advice and support from others who have already been through the process can be of invaluable assistance to families struggling to come to terms with an autism diagnosis.
As you learn to come to terms with autism, you will begin to see the many ways in which your child is like others in the family, rather than just how he or she is different.
You may find autism books that can help you better understand your child, come to terms with the condition and learn how to seek effective treatments.
He struggled to adjust to small town life, but the hardest thing for him to come to terms with was the rules about music and dancing.
It gives the impression of being a series of a man's flashbacks and the past he's come to terms with and is now leaving behind.
It can be interesting to watch as some of these people struggle to come to terms with old feelings from their pasts as they try to look forward to the lives they've built since graduation.
She has also stood by her husband's career choices and was his support system as he tried to come to terms with the decline of his fame.
Matt and Amy are very active in support groups for people with dwarfism and often appear on the show helping families who have just had a baby with dwarfism come to terms with the diagnosis.
Dr. Drew and his staff organized numerous therapy sessions, art therapy, group and individual meetings, and other methods to help the patients come to terms with their sexual histories and tendencies.
Reeling from the death of his fellow triwizard tournament champion, Cedric Diggory, at the hands of Voldemort, Harry must come to terms with loss and isolation in the fifth installment of the series.