Howie gave a token protest but agreed.
His masters only needed one small token of the body that had been burned here.
Remember, son, your uncle, our king, wants us to return with a token of the barbarians' agreement.
By the same token, if someone forces you to go, I don't think it's going to do you much good.
Despite his residence on the Spanish mark, he shows no token of a knowledge of Arabic, a fact which is perhaps sufficient to overthrow the statement of Adhemar as to his having studied at Cordova.
The token seemed too small to make up for not thinking of it sooner.
When Prithi Chand represented that he ought to have received the turban bound on Guru Arjan's head in token of succession to his father, Arjan meekly handed it to him, without, however, bestowing on him the guruship. The Sikhs themselves soon revolted against the exactions of Prithi Chand, and prayed Arjan to assert himself else the seed of the True Name would perish.
He was the first pope to date his acts according to the years of the Frankish monarchy, and a mosaic of the time in the Lateran palace represents St Peter bestowing the banners upon Charles as a token of temporal supremacy, while the coinage issued by the pope bears witness to the same idea.
"And now, in token of candor, I ask you to reveal to me your chief passion," said the latter.
But his great achievement was the freeing of the Scheldt, and in token of its gratitude the city of Antwerp erected a fine monument to his memory.
When, nearer the end of the century (1481-1495), King pitch, and brand themselves with the sign of the cross in token of their baptism "(Libro del conocimiento de todos reynos, &c., printed at Madrid, 1877).
As evidence of such prowess, and as a token of his right to a share of any spoil, the warrior was accustomed to scalp his enemy and adorn his bridle with the trophy.
Images of himself were erected on the shores of the Mediterranean in token of his victories, and cities and palaces were built at home out of the spoils of the conquered lands.
He broke the bread not in token of his approaching death, but in order to its equal distribution.
All these rulers appear to have borne the name of Pylaemenes, as a token that they claimed descent from the chieftain of that name who figures in the Iliad as leader of the Paphlagonians.
Subsequently the revenues of Albufera were conferred upon the duke of Wellington in token of the gratitude of the Spanish nation.
It wouldn't be his world, not if he found the seemingly innocuous token his masters sent him to find.
She cut off her hair and sent it to Musset as a token of penitence, but Musset, though he still flirted with her, never quite forgave her infidelity and refused to admit her to his deathbed.
After thirty years' absence, he returns to his home in Italy; his son Hadubrand, believing his father to be dead, suspects treachery and refuses to accept presents offered by the father in token of good-will.
This Edmund received in his own day the surname of Crouchback, not, as was afterwards supposed, from a personal deformity, but from having worn a cross upon his back in token of a crusading vow.
He belonged to the leading family of Palmyra, which bore, in token of Roman citizenship, the gentilicium of Septimius; hence his full name was Septimius Odainath (Vogue, Syrie centrale, Nos.
As a token of signal regard Octavian bestowed upon him the hand of his niece Marcella (28).
In his sixteenth year (87 B.C.) Caesar lost his father, and assumed the toga virilis as the token of manhood.
His grandfather served in the war against Sertorius with Pompey, through whose influence he obtained the Roman citizenship; hence the name Pompeius, adopted as a token of gratitude to his benefactor.
At the first reception, in 1858, of Motley at the royal palace at the Hague, the king presented him with a copy of Groen's Archives as a token of appreciation and admiration of the work done by the "worthy vindicator of William I., prince of Orange."
Desirous of some token of appreciation from Mary for his services, he entered into a long correspondence with her, which was intercepted by the spies of Walsingham.
Frederick II., in his later years (1571-1588), aspired to the dominion of all the seas which washed the Scandinavian coasts, and before he died he was able to enforce the rule that all foreign ships should strike their topsails to Danish men-of-war as a token of his right to rule the northern seas.
The priest now throws some grains of rice upon the heads of the married pair in token of wishing them abundance; bouquets of flowers are handed to the assembled guests, and rosewater is showered upon them.
2 For a coin and a gild token with inscriptions see Rapson's Indian Coins (in Grundriss d.
When in 734-733 B.C. Ahaz, king of Judah, alarmed at the preparations made against him by the Syro-Ephraimitish alliance, was inclined to seek aid from Tiglath-pileser of Assyria, the prophet Isaiah endeavoured to allay his fear by telling him that the danger would pass away, and as a sign from Yahweh that this should be so, any young woman who should within the year bear a son, might call his name Immanuel in token of the divine protection accorded to Judah.
Rita Angeltoni, the token skirt, as she referred to herself, was usually there banging on her keyboard or answering the phone while keeping the quartet in line.
The party for the departing employee, if you could call it that, had been a quick affair—a pat on the back, a few appropriate words and a token going away present.
Demeter then returns to Olympus, but before her final departure from earth, in token of her gratitude, she instructs the rulers of Eleusis in the art of agriculture and in the solemnities and rites whereby she desires in future to be honoured.
Demeter, clad in black (hence µEXaiva) in token of mourning for her daughter and wrath with Poseidon, retired into a cave.
After an inconclusive campaign in Munster in January 1600, he returned in haste to Donegal, where he received supplies from Spain and a token of encouragement from Pope Clement VIII.
It appears to have been a Greek custom to cut a lock of hair from a dead man's head, and hang it outside of the house door, in token that there was a corpse in the house.
At the time of the Austrian annexation in 1908, the only remaining token of Ottoman suzerainty was that the foreign consuls received their exequatur from Turkey, instead of Austria; otherwise the government of the country was conducted in the name of the Austrian emperor, through the imperial minister of finance at Vienna, who controlled the civil service for the occupied territory.
Those whose physique and character were satisfactory, and who had taken care of their horses and equipments, were bidden to lead their horse on (traducere equum), those who failed to pass the scrutiny were ordered to sell it, in token of their expulsion from the corps.
Fergus, lord of Galloway, a celebrated church-builder of the 12th century, had his principal seat on Palace Isle in a lake called after him Loch Fergus, near St Mary's Isle, where he erected the priory de Trayle, in token of his penitence for rebellion against David I.
Lorenzo recommended the young Leonardo, who went to Milan accordingly (at some uncertain date in or about 1483), taking as a gift from Lorenzo and a token of his own skill a silver lute of wondrous sweetness fashioned in the likeness of a horse's head.
The vicomte bowed and smiled courteously in token of his willingness to comply.
The use of writing for the purpose of the token between " guest-friends " (tessera hospitalis) is certainly very ancient.
The Kajar shah walked on foot to the tomb of Imam Riza, before which he knelt and kissed the ground in token of devotion, and was recognized as a Shiite of Shiites.
Accordingly, in i 13cj, Malachy set out from Ireland with the purpose of soliciting from the pope the pallium (the token of archiepiscopal subjection to Rome) for the archbishop of Armagh.
She was known by many other names, such as Mater Idaea, Dindymene, Sipylene, derived from famous seats of worship, and Mountain Mother, &c., in token of her character, but Cybele is the name by which she is most frequently known in literature.
Commons, voting a small sum as a token of their loyalty, passed to other matters.
token nod to socialism.
However, they may go through net token subheads in Estimates (Chapter 11).
It was of the nature of a contract, entered into by mutual promise, the clasping of hands, and exchange of an agreement in writing (tabula hospitalis) or of a token (tessera or symbolum), and was rendered hereditary by the division of the tessera.
A shilling is token money merely, it is nominally in value the one-twentieth of a pound, but one troy pound of silver is coined into sixty-six shillings, the standard weight of each shilling being 87.27 grains.
He served with distinction in both Dacian campaigns; in the second Trajan presented him with a valuable ring which he himself had received from Nerva, a token of regard which seemed to designate Hadrian as his successor.
His friends therefore felt, at the close of that long campaign, that the nation owed him some substantial token of gratitude and admiration for those sacrifices.
Tertullian calls the creed the " token " which the African Church shares with the Roman (de Praescr.
36): " The Roman Church has made a common token with the African Churches, has recognized one God, creator of the universe, and Christ Jesus, of the Virgin Mary, Son of God the Creator, and the resurrection of the flesh."
Our "Hebrews" had obviously high regard for the ordinances of Temple worship. But this was the case with the dispersed Jews generally, who kept in touch with the Temple, and its intercessory worship for all Israel, in every possible way; in token of this they sent with great care their annual contribution to its services, the Temple tribute.
high, the flag of Ferdinand and Isabella was first raised, in token of the Spanish conquest of Granada, on the 2nd of January 1492.
On occasion, a chain or ring was fastened about his body, that his condition might be obvious to all; and soon all manner of fables gained currency: how, here or there, the iron had sprung apart by a miracle, in token that the sinner was thereby absolved by God.
Once at Jerusalem, it seems to have lost its unique value as the token of Yahweh's presence; its importance was apparently merged with that of the Temple which Solomon built.
9 in the observation that the daily meat and drink offering are cut off, and the token of new blessing is the restoration of this service, ch.
It forms one side of the virtual apologia for the absence of that earthly prosperity in which the pagan mind was apt to see the token of Divine approval.
In addition to the assistance from the renters, the money finally gave her an income of her own, and the token independence that went with it.
At Salem he was a member of the congregation of Roger Williams, whom he resolutely defended in his trouble with the New England clerical hierarchy, and excited by Williams's teachings, cut the cross of St George from the English flag in token of his hatred of all symbols of Romanism.
The king of Lycia asked duly (on the tenth day from the guest's coming) for a token (nree oiLua 15&rOat), and then knew what Proetus wished to be done.
O'Donnell while still incapacitated by his wound was summoned by Brian O'Neill to give hostages in token of submission.
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Sinan Pasha returned to Constantinople to die, it is said, of vexation; and in 1597, the sultan, weary of a disastrous contest, sent Michael a red flag in token of reconciliation, reinvested him for life in an office of which he had been unable to deprive him, and granted the succession to his son.
The Turkish envoy then in Bucharest was persuaded to invest Brancovan with the caftan, or robe of office, in token of Turkish approval, and the patriarch of Constantinople, who was also present, and the archbishop of Walachia, Theodosius, consecrated him together at the high altar of the cathedral, where he took the coronation oath to devote his whole strength to the good of his country and received the boiars' oath of submission.
The credal position of the Disciples is simple: great stress is put upon the phrase "the Christ, the Son of the living God," and upon the recognition by Jesus of this confession as the foundation of His church; as to baptism, agreement with Baptists is only as to the mode, immersion; this is considered "the primitive confession of Christ and a gracious token of salvation," and as being "for the remission of sins"; the Disciples generally deny the authority over Christians of the Old Covenant, and Alexander Campbell in particular held this view so forcibly that he was accused by Baptists of "throwing away the Old Testament."
These may be divided into three classes, as follows: (i) The fraction of a concrete quantity may itself not exist as a concrete quantity, but be represented by a token.
But, as he refused to limit his ministrations to one sect, the Seceders and he parted company, and without their countenance he made a tour through the principal towns of Scotland, the authorities of which in most instances presented him with the freedom of the burgh, in token of their estimate of the benefits to the community resulting from his preaching.
The usual figure of the Ephesian Artemis, which was said in the first instance to have fallen from heaven, is in the form of a female with many breasts, the symbol of productivity or a token of her function as the all-nourishing mother.
The cross of the early Christian emperors was a labarum or token of victory in war, a standard for use in battle.
In addition to the assistance from the renters, the money finally gave her an income of her own and the token independence that went with it.
It was unclear if the gesture was a token of affection or made to emphasize a point in her animated conversation.
She gave it to my darling out of gratitude for his compassion at her passing and he wanted me to have it as a token of his feelings for me.
The party for the departing employee, if you could call it that, had been a quick affairâ€”a pat on the back, a few appropriate words and a token going away present.
Free bet must be redeemed in its entirety within 30 days. Free bet token is non-withdrawable.
The token can also be used against any book or audio book at participating bookshops and book clubs.
These wiring closets were installed along side the existing token ring patching frames.
The reasons for resorting to a token coinage was again due to a dearth in the circulating levels of regal copper coinage.
If the numeric token contains a colon (: ), this is a time string.
They are descriptions containing demonstratives whose uses refer to whatever pattern is instantiated by the demonstrated token.
erected by parishioners as a token of universal respect and affection for their late Vicar.
Soldiers ejected over Iraq abuses Dare I say token gesture to make up for below?
By the same token, they also identify the positions of the rings and ring systems in the phane parent hydride.
On the other hand, only occasional token efforts were made to get a trade union industrial hygienist onto the committee.
After all it might be only a chance look, or at best the token of a merely momentary impression.
Their resolution was vague and patchy, with a token nod to socialism.
To think that ocelots take snuff is to token in some way a mental representation whose content is that ocelots take snuff.
However, they may go through net token subheads in Estimates (Chapter 11 ).
token gesture to make up for below?
token acknowledgment that you made a mistake.
token resistance General Phibun chose to co-operate with the occupiers.
token ring patching frames.
token meter (first £ 5 is free ).
token of gratitude for his contribution to philosophy.
token of esteem we will keep his work and profile available for others to appreciate.
token of friendship.
Sample companions include pet whippets, token Americans or mutes (remember, it worked for The Piano ).
wiring closets were installed along side the existing token ring patching frames.
of national hopes, the token and embodiment of the struggle for national redemption.
A token of this will be the recasting of the role of Alastair Campbell.
Israel later paid a token reparation of US $ 6 million.
Foundation Token Coin Key Rings How many times have you needed a pound coin for your supermarket trolley or sports locker?
A token of their ancestry will be seen in the curly tail feathers of the drakes.
I just want a token acknowledgment that you made a mistake.
On 8 December 1941 Japanese forces invaded, but after offering token resistance General Phibun chose to co-operate with the occupiers.
Electricity is on a token meter (first £ 5 is free).
This collection is a fitting token of gratitude for his contribution to philosophy.
As a small token of esteem we will keep his work and profile available for others to appreciate.
You must look upon them as a little token of friendship.
The most hard-pressed countries paid soldiers and purchased supplies at home in fiat (token) money unbacked by gold.
Sample companions include pet whippets, token Americans or mutes (remember, it worked for The Piano).
By the same token, if your recipient enjoys wine, consider giving a basket filled with fine wine and appropriate gourmet foods to pair with it.
Employees and Business Associates: A manager or head of a company may decide to either give a bonus or a company token.
Instead of handing over $20, put that money in a greeting card and insert a little token for the receiver.
It was a token of affection, very much like our cards, so it seemed an appropriate fit when I was starting my company.
By that same token, the wrong shade can make the prettiest of girls look slightly garish.
Chocolate: While it might be a smaller gift, you can't really go wrong with a small token of chocolate.
Ushers and groomsmen traditionally get a small token of appreciate from the groom.
Pearl rings: Sweet and simple, a silver ring with a real or imitation pearl is an appropriate token of thanks.
Now guests take home tired feet from dancing, full bellies from eating, and a token from the bride and groom.
Small boxes of mints are a sweet token from the couple that was "Mint to be" together.
He then acknowledges the bridesmaids and thanks them for all of their hard work and concludes by presenting a small token of appreciation.
It doesn't have to be extravagant, just a token of appreciation.
Your wedding shower favors don't need to be elaborate or expensive -- remember they are a gesture, a token of appreciation.
Your guests are sure to cherish the favors, and you'll feel good knowing you gave them a special token of gratitude.
Whether a practical, decorative, or personal use item, silver wedding favors add a special touch and token of gratitude to your wedding that your guests won't forget.
Even standard black teas can be customized into a thoughtful token with minimal effort.
They're giving a token of their friendship and completing the bridesmaid ensemble.
Jewelry is a meaningful token of appreciation in our society, which is why it is a great idea to consider giving your attendants jewelry as a thank you gift for all they have done for you.
Give the children a special token or gift that represents the new family unit.
It's a time of new beginnings and as such, guests usually bring gifts for the new home and life or money as a token of their affection and to help the happy couple get off to a beautiful start.
Though Aaron Spelling has left behind a fortune of over $30 Million, only a small token of that amount has been bequeathed to daughter Tori.
By the same token, basic colors are often less expensive than highly colored specialty treatments.
Now, as adults, giving a heart shaped gift is still a token of our feelings and love for those special people in our lives.
Some of these pendants are meant as a set to be split between friends or they can be given individually as a token of fondness and caring.
Jewelry has long been used as a visible token of love and friendship throughout history.
The heart is probably the oldest jewelry token of friendship.
Some are one piece and are meant to be given to your friend or lover as a token that only she or he wears.
The jewelry serves as a symbol of the spiritual event and commitment and is a token of the loved one's regard as well as a keepsake.
The hands symbolize friendship and the heart represents the love between the ones giving and receiving the token of friendship.
Gift baskets allow everyone to purchase a small token.
Freeway glasses are a token 80's style of glasses named after the freeways in Los Angeles and made popular by Drew Carey.
Check out the racing/driving section of Token Arcade to find free land driving games.
Friendship - Offer the opponent a flower, box of chocolates or other token of friendliness.
Pogo also has a nice little token system, that allows you to purchase different things with tokens that you win in the games.
You can purchase clothes and accessories for your Pogo Mini, which is like a little virtual representation of yourself, as well as use your token to enter contests with real cash prizes.
Of course, on the same token, if you lost your life or an entire game, you probably wanted to continue.
To start with a particular Pokemon using Pokemon Trainer, use your pointer to tag that Pokemon after placing your token on Pokemon Trainer.
Methods used in social skills training include modeling, role-playing, corrective feedback, and token reinforcement systems.
Legends surrounding this good luck token date to the beginning of mankind itself.
By the same token there are inauspicious numbers that are avoided whenever possible or at the least the influence and power they have is minimized or circumvented.
By the same token, keep in mind that limiting your search to one lender's website will reduce the number of results you receive.
Scroll down the page to find two more diagrams, "A Token of Love" and the "Love Links."
The gift receiver considered the folded paper a token of good luck.
By the same token, don't get fitted wearing your street clothes or you'll wind up with a suit that is slightly too big.
These cost at least three times more than a regular Webkinz, but the feature code that comes with the bear gives the owner a wish token, an eStore quality pet-specific item and one piece of exclusive virtual room furniture.
Fast food, TV dinners and glow-in-the-dark cereal may have token amounts of vitamins added, but truth is most highly processed foods have ruined much of the good stuff by the time it actually ends up on your plate.
Travel around the board answering questions in order to get pie pieces to fill your token.
Players choose a token and buy and sell 22 properties that will be familiar to any SpongeBob SquarePants fan.
The trivia cards and token pieces get placed on the table top as you play.
As a simple dice roller, you can make spaces that can advance your token or make it retreat.
They may also enjoy moving a token around a board without having to read specific directions or remember a lot of complicated rules.
Each token is modeled after an iconic "Twilight" item, such as Charlie's house, a baseball, Bella's truck, and Edward's piano.
To start game play, each player has a token and six colored "wedges."
Scented candle gift sets are a popular token of love, thanks, or appreciation.
A personalized votive is a charming token of friendship and thanks.
Corporations can buy a thank you token for every employee who runs in the relay, while smaller organizations could choose something personalized to their own group's mission and purpose.
The company will provide free token stickers, flyers to send home to parents, award token certificates to good students, and a Chuck E.
Many companies also give gift baskets to their clients as a token of appreciation for their business throughout the year.
Designate as many winners as you like, and present them with a small token of goodies.
Your gift to her could be a token keepsake of a future trip to Paris.
At the same time, however, many close relatives and friends may want to give the couple a small token to celebrate their happy news.
No gifts or enclosures are necessary, though many people choose to provide them as a token of congratulations.
From a small, simple token to an elaborate gesture, an engagement gift from Tiffany and Co. is a classic and stylish way to offer congratulations to a newly engaged couple.
For very expensive and valuable rings, a prenuptial agreement may note what should happen to the token in case of a split either before or after the wedding.
That said, many family members and friends still choose to give engagement party gifts as a token of affection, congratulations, or good luck, but the couple or the party host should not encourage or demand gifts.
This is often a favorite way to upgrade an engagement ring without losing the beauty and sentiment of the original stone, whether it is an heirloom ring or just a treasured token of a loving relationship.
Well-Meant: An engagement gift should be given as a well-meant token of congratulations and best wishes for the happy couple, but they are certainly optional.
Because the people attending the engagement party will likely be helping the couple prepare for their wedding, a small token of appreciation is a thoughtful gesture.
Whether your flower ring has one center stone with metal leaves and petals surrounding it or you choose one that's made up entirely of pave diamonds, prepare to give a small token that speaks volumes of your love.
Promise rings can be a lovely token of friendship, commitment, and romance, but they must be chosen carefully to avoid embarrassment or misinterpretations.
While the rings may not be explicitly labeled "promise," any fashion ring, birthstone ring, or gemstone ring can make a lovely token for a promise.
Whether the ring is discounted or expensive, plain or diamond-studded, so long as the promise comes from the heart the token of that promise will be treasured.
A Christian purity promise ring is a highly symbolic and sacred token of a personal vow deeply rooted in one's religious beliefs.
Eternity rings can be used to accompany the engagement ring as part of a wedding set, or they can be given separately as a token of love and a reminder of the promise two people share to spend eternity together.
Whatever they choose, as long as their commitment to their promise matches, the rings they wear will be a lovely token of the relationship they share.
Why not give him another jeweled token of your love now?
For a truly unique token of their love, many couples choose Black Hills gold wedding rings.
Fans are purchasing the ring as a souvenir as well as a romantic token for a significant other.
In many cases, the ring represents a type of pre-engagement commitment or a slightly less official token of a promise to marry someday.
Token fashionistas understand that purchasing designer items isn't just about fashion; it's also about self-definition.
By the same token, you will need to be imaginative and clever, and be able to adapt to the ever changing environment created by this sign.
By the same token, his fire can be extinguished if he's robbed of his natural need for freedom and being center stage.
By the same token, Taurus appreciates beauty in all things, especially his mate.
Whenever the child acts accordantly they are praised with either a sticker, point or token on their chart.
Even when you are hosting a tight budget Christmas party, you can still send guests home with a small token of your appreciation at the end of the evening.
While you'll find a token few flats and flip flops in the current collection, the majority of the shoes here are glamorous rather than practical.
Blair, by the same token is no innocent blossom.
Chinese lore: In China, the butterfly is an important token for young married women with its symbolism of conjugal harmony and marital bliss.
Komen Foundation have specialty watches that you can purchase to help out good causes or to take home a special token of remembrance.
Depending on the level of the particular relationship and extent of effort put forth, the acknowledgement can be as simple as a thank you note or a small token of appreciation, especially one in the interest of the writer.
By the same token, they can't be too tight either or else they'll pop off.
The bracelets are traded between friends as a token of affection.
In some cases, it's a mix of water, sugar, artificial flavoring and some minuscule amount of actual juice, along with a token vitamin fortification.
By the same token, if your main vehicle has good safety features and is a popular model, you might get a better rate.
By the same token, an over-valued appraisal might result in selling problems due to an over-inflated selling price as well as possibly resulting in paying too much for insurance premiums since the coverage is based on the appraised value.
For very little money, effort and time, your guests can take home a unique token of the celebration.
It's a small token of appreciation that will remind the guests of their fond memories from the party.
Because it's fun, easy and a memorable token of the occasion you're celebrating.
On the same token, spammers can attempt to gather your information via your IP address, which is the virtual address of your computer.
On the r3th of January 27 B.C., the birthday of the restored republic, he was awarded the civic crown to be placed over the door of his house, in token that he had saved his fellow-citizens and restored the Republic. Four days later (Jan.
Even I, a poor secretary of the Russian Embassy, do not feel any need in token of my joy to give my Franz a thaler, or let him go with his Liebchen to the Prater...
To some this seemed a wasteful act; but He accepted it as a token of the love which gave all that was in its power, and He promised that it should never cease to illustrate His Gospel.
The reference is to the earthenware token which two friends broke in order that they might commend a stranger for hospitality by sending with him the broken half.
After a fourth Easter synod in 1053 Leo set out against the Normans in the south with an army of Italians and German volunteers, but his forces sustained a total defeat at Astagnum near Civitella (18th June 1053); on going out, however, from the city to meet the enemy he was received with every token of submission, relief from the pressure of his ban was implored and fidelity and homage were sworn.
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