How do you think it feels to live with the regret that stems from having done something beyond reparation to someone as beautiful as she is in this life?
Reparation for bad karma?
Sir John Bowring, who represented Great Britain in China, failing to secure the reparation and apology which he demanded, directed the British admiral to bombard Canton.
He projected a railway to the Sudan, and also the reparation of the barrage.
It was seized in November 1897 by the German fleet, nominally to secure reparation for the murder of two German missionaries in the province of Shantung.
A special envoy, sent by Louis XIV., to make inquiries and demand reparation, was treated with studied insult; and the result was that Mazarin abandoned the Turkish alliance and threw the power of France on to the side of Venice, openly assisting the Venetians in the defence of Crete.
So stringent are the obligations of hospitality that a household is bound to exact reparation for any injury done to a guest as though he were a member of the family.
Finding that diplomacy was of no avail to obtain the reparation from Castro that was demanded by their subjects, the three powers unwillingly had recourse to coercion.
The Levitical code exacted of the offender reparation for the damage with the addition of one-fifth of the amount, and an expiatory sacrifice (Lev.
In 1863 Sir Ashley Eden was sent as an envoy to Bhutan to demand reparation for these outrages.
Christ, unjustly condemned by the God of law, is given as reparation for all men who put their trust in him.
As we saw, his distinction between practical and speculative Wisdom belongs to the deepest of his disagreements with his master; and in the case of StKatoQ5vi again he distinguishes the wider use of the term to express Law-observance, which (he says) coincides with the social side of virtue generally, and its narrower use for the virtue that " aims at a kind of equality," whether (I) in the distribution of wealth, honour, &c., or (2) in commercial exchange, or (3) in the reparation of wrong done.
The elections for the Constituent Assembly took place on April 18, and negotiations with Germany for reparation were opened.
The power of reparation, so conspicuous a feature of Turbellarians, is slight or absent in Cestodes.
A crime against the person, character or property of an individual or family was regarded as a thing for which reparation should be made, but the individual or family had to seek the reparation by a personal action.
On the formation of the Wirth ministry in May 1921 he was appointed Minister of Reconstruction, and in that capacity negotiated with the French minister, Loucheur, a convention for supplying German materials for the restoration of the devastated area in France, and thus paying in kind part of the reparation which the German Reich had undertaken to pay in gold.
When called to account for the doings of his subjects, as well as for certain disputes in Gascony, the English king promised redress, and, on the suggestion of Philip, surrendered, as a formal act of apology, the six chief fortresses of Guienne, which were to be restored when reparation had been made.
Britton himself supervised the reparation of Waltham Cross and Stratford-onAvon church.
The British government were on the point of demanding reparation for this act in a peremptory manner which could hardly have meant anything but war, but Prince Albert insisted on revising Lord Russell's despatch in a way which gave the American government an opportunity to concede the surrender of the prisoners without humiliation.
When after the fall of Liege in 1914 von Jagow handed to Mr. Gerard, the American ambassador in Berlin, the note to Belgium, offering full reparation for damages, in case free passage to France were granted German troops, Van Dyke flatly refused to act as intermediary.
On the 28th of November he entered London in triumph, and on the 2nd of March 1641, reparation was voted by the Commons, at the expense of his persecutors.
Happily for the future of the world, the government of the United States felt itself able to accept the despatch which had been thus addressed to it, and to give the reparation which was demanded; and the danger of war between the two great branches of the Anglo-Saxon race was averted.
compensare, to weigh one thing against another), a term applied in English law to a number of different forms of legal reparation; e.g.
In the demands of the British Government was included the cession by Persia of places such as Farah and Sabzewar, which had been taken during the war from the Afghans, as well Difficulty as reparation for the violence offered to the courier of ~ the British legation.
The British government sent him back to secure reparation, and on the 27th of August, in combination with a Dutch squadron under Admiral Van de Capellen, he administered a smashing bombardment to Algiers.
William demanded reparation for the raid of Philip's vassals and the cession of Pontoise, Chaumont-en-Vexin and Mantes, but died after sacking Mantes in the same year.
Also they demanded reparation for attacks by Norman pirates on Scots traders.
The last structural peculiarity of the group is the absence of the functions of regulation and reparation which are so highly developed in the more primitive Planarians.
Estates belonging to the house of Habsburg-Lorraine, property illegally acquired, as well as the property of persons who during the war were guilty of gross offences against the Czechoslovak nation are taken for a compensation paid to the Reparation Commission at Vienna.
But when Pompey refused reparation Phraates recognized that he was too weak to begin the struggle with Rome, and contented himself with forming an alliance with Tigranes, in hopes that the future would bring an opportunity for his revenge (Dio Cass.
In 1906 a statue in his honour was erected at Pamiers, "la reparation d'un long oubli."
Compensation, in its most familiar sense, is however a nomen juris for the reparation or satisfaction made to the owners of property which is taken by the state or by local authorities or by the promoters of parliamentary undertakings, under statutory authority, for public purposes.
In November 1897, when the Austro-Hungarian flag was insulted at Mersina, he threatened to bombard the town if instant reparation were not made, and by his firm attitude greatly enhanced Austrian prestige in the East.
It was anciently surrounded with a wall, an order for the reparation of which is found so late as 1748 in the city council books (which date from 1610).
An Act of Assembly of 1753 declares pactions simoniacal whereby a minister or probationer before presentation and as a means of obtaining it bargains not to raise a process of augmentation of stipend or demand reparation or enlargement of his manse or glebe after induction.
Eric (= reparation, redemption) was the fine for "separating body from soul"; but the term was used in lighter cases also.
Nasir Lek's message and the urgent representations of Firdousi's friends had the desired effect; and Mahmud not only expressed his intention of offering full reparation to the poet, but put his enemy Maimandi to death.
Some reparation has been made to his memory by the reprinting of his Analyse by the Willughby Society.
In spite of his doctrinal writings - which at the time made no little noise, so that his Compendium of Dogmatic (1760) was confiscated in Sweden, and the knighthood of the North Star was afterwards given him in reparation - it was the natural side of the Bible that really attracted him, and no man did more to introduce the modern method of studying Hebrew antiquity as an integral part of ancient Eastern life.
The latter ended with the words " Attendons patiemment l'heure de la reparation."
When the Christians in the eastern part of the empire destroyed a Jewish synagogue and a church belonging to the Valentinians, Theodosius gave orders for the offenders to make reparation.
This differed from a civil action only in the terms employed and the elements used in calculating the amount of the reparation.
It was only late in 1858 that Lord Elgin and Baron Gros, the French plenipotentiary (for France joined England in securing simultaneous redress of grievances of her own), were enabled to obtain suitable reparation.
The Briti~h government, to use its own language, could not allowsuch an affrbnt to the national honor to pass without due reparation!
The laws, which although called the laws of Edward the Confessor were not drawn up until about 1130, contain a clause about frithborhs which decrees that in every place societies of ten men shall be formed for mutual security and reparation.
Either we need to absolve the man, or the man needs to make reparation.
barque947, the academy received as a war reparation the german bark Horst Wessel, a magnificent 295 foot " tall ship " .
The school may seek reparation in whatever form to reimburse loss.
Where the victim does not want direct reparation, then reparation will be made to the community at large.
Against Impunity, " Sinaltrainal cries out for Justice " and demands full reparation for the victims and communities.
reparation orders " Kingston magistrates can soon require vandals to clean up graffiti mess.
reparation schemes in juvenile justice mediation in child protection services police cautions family group conferences changing age thresholds.
IC offenders will also be expected to do community reparation work during their periods in custody.
reparation of the church.
reparation for the victims and communities.
reparation for criminal damage.
revive the Soviet economy was to obtain massive reparation payments from Germany.
systematic human rights violations differs from reparation for isolated violations.
Under a formal peace treaty signed in 1947, the Finns agreed to cede territory to the then USSR and pay reparation.
vindictive spirit, the spirit that always demands reparation, that Christ is criticizing.
In these two incidents the tsar perceived a diminution of Russian prestige and influence in Turkey, and Prince Menshikov was sent on a special mission to Constantinople to obtain reparation in the form of a treaty which should guarantee the rights of the Orthodox Church with regard to the Holy Places and confirm the protectorate of Russia over the Orthodox rayahs, established by the treaties of Kainarji, Bucharest and Adrianople.
Villehardouin does not in the least conceal the fact that the pope ("l'apostoilles de Rome," as he calls him, in the very phrase of the chansons) was very angry with this; for his own part he seems to think of little or nothing but the reparation due to the republic, which had loyally kept its bargain and been defrauded of the price, of the infamy of breaking company on the part of members of a joint association, and perhaps of the unknightliness of not taking up an adventure whenever it presents itself.
" Atone " (originally - see below - " ` at one ") and " atonement " are terms ordinarily used as practically synonymous with satisfaction, reparation, compensation, with a view The to reconciliation.
When, however, the Southern envoys were taken by force from the " Trent," a British packet, Palmerston did not hesitate a moment to insist upon a full and complete reparation for so gross an infraction of international law.
Israel later paid a token reparation of US $ 6 million.
With new " reparation orders " Kingston magistrates can soon require vandals to clean up graffiti mess.
They include: mediation and reparation schemes in juvenile justice mediation in child protection services police cautions family group conferences changing age thresholds.
A house and 6A. of land have been vested from an early period for the reparation of the church.
He was given 20 hours reparation for criminal damage.
He believed that the best way to revive the Soviet economy was to obtain massive reparation payments from Germany.
This research demonstrates how reparation for victims of gross and systematic human rights violations differs from reparation for isolated violations.
It is the vindictive spirit, the spirit that always demands reparation, that Christ is criticizing.
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In December 1878 Frere sent the Zulu king an ultimatum, which, while awarding him the territory he claimed from the Boers, required him to make reparation for the outrages committed within the British borders, to receive a British resident, to disband his regiments, and to allow his young men to marry without the necessity of having first "washed their spears."
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