Wait sentence example
I can hardly wait for the fun to begin!
You can't wait a moment!
I'd wait for him come to us.
After what seemed like a short wait, they boarded another plane.
The children were hungry and could hardly wait for their father to come.Advertisement
You'll like it, just wait and see.
I can hardly wait for the new baby.
My education can wait, she can't.
They will come regularly every evening to particular trees, where the cunning sportsman lies in wait for them, and the distant orchards next the woods suffer thus not a little.
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They'll have to wait for water, the same as we did.
In any event, I won't wait so long before I take another.
We'll just wait for her.
You're only joking, I'm afraid-- Just wait till I am bigger.
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They will wait, well disposed, for others to remedy the evil, that they may no longer have it to regret.
In any case, there was nothing that couldn't wait to be discussed at home.
Could you wait for me here, honey?
She's such a little beauty I can hardly wait for the sun to set.
I called on the king, but he made me wait in his hall, and conducted like a man incapacitated for hospitality.Advertisement
Send word to the captain not to wait for me, for I have changed my mind.
Finally, Howie reluctantly agreed to wait a couple of days and see how the situation played out.
Mine makes the servants wait on me and do as I tell them.
I found that it was as well for me to rest on my oars and wait his reappearing as to endeavor to calculate where he would rise; for again and again, when I was straining my eyes over the surface one way, I would suddenly be startled by his unearthly laugh behind me.
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Wait till tomorrow morning, we'll find out everything tomorrow.
Just wait a minute, sir.
The postmaster came in and began obsequiously to beg his excellency to wait only two hours, when, come what might, he would let his excellency have the courier horses.
Wait a bit--I'm coming down.
If you want to wait until I get off work, I'll try to leave a little early so we won't get back so late.
I'm just gonna sit here and wait for the ocean drown me.
Gerasim, being a servant who in his time had seen many strange things, accepted Pierre's taking up his residence in the house without surprise, and seemed pleased to have someone to wait on.
Looking at his cold face, as he sat like a stern schoolmaster who was prepared to wait awhile for an answer, Pierre felt that every instant of delay might cost him his life; but he did not know what to say.
You can go wait in the back if you want.
Don't wait until tomorrow to go to him or you'll crawl to him on your knees.
While Dean planned to again call the state agencies in an attempt to run down Martha, he didn't have to wait.
He couldn't wait to list his rusty tins, copper mugs, and brass candle sticks on an Internet auction site.
They couldn't wait much longer.
That was worth the wait.
Come. Have some tea while you wait.
She can't wait any longer, with Shipton poking around town.
I suppose it will wait.
And it will be worth the wait.
Fine. I can hardly wait to get elected so I can get rid of those two winners you hired before you bailed out.
We could wait until Wednesday.
Now we have to wait until Joseph gets around to leaving and beg a ride down the mountain.
But I've always been content to let someone else wait on me.
The auction crowd could wait a little longer for his chauffeuring gig.
Dean could barely wait for Cynthia to finish her conversation before he tossed out his inspiration concerning the skeleton.
He wiggled out of his shirt and placed it over the boy's lifeless face and sat down to wait.
I don't know if I can wait until you beat Fitzgerald in the election.
Much as he disliked making Fred wait, he decided to put off the task until nine o'clock but another phone call forced a change of plans.
Fred O'Connor was instructed to call Jake Weller and tell him where they were located, but Dean couldn't wait.
He was happy to sit on the sidelines and wait for those hard lessons to start.
I'll wait to touch you until after.
You will have to wait for my soul to come to her.
She had to wait for the right moment, when she wouldn't risk losing him.
Maybe the secret could wait until they had built a better foundation.
As much as he hated to admit it, Darkyn wasn't one to wait to claim debts owed him.
It wasn't like in the old house, where she would have slept cold, got up to a colder house and had to start a fire in an old stove, then wait an hour until she could no longer see her breath.
I have a light schedule today anyway... nothing that can't wait.
Probably, but you'd have to wait for this one to get established and then a long time for the others to mature.
Jonathan wanted to come see him, but she told him to wait until Alex was better.
She leaned over it, unable to wait for him to complete it.
If it couldn't wait, they would have called me on my cell phone.
He didn't wait for a response but opened a portal and crossed into the mortal world.
I thought if I had enough band-aids, I'd be able to wait out the politics.
She didn't wait for him but flipped off her sandals and jogged down the beach, towards the abandoned lot nearby.
Wait, does this mean you have a tattoo, too?
Neither did Death sit back and wait to discover the information he needed to do his job.
Kris chuckled, aware his older brother could wait him out.
Completely free, she relaxed and accepted a glass of champagne from one of the wait staff and waded toward the buffet.
You want me to tell Death to wait till you get back?
They wait so long, they forget they can have one, or they choose not to have one, or they simply just don't.
Wait, did you say eternity?
If you want to wait for a few minutes, I can pull up their itinerary.
You just wait to see what Kris has in store for you.
Darkyn.s features were too shuttered to read, and Kris didn.t wait for him to second-guess anything.
I.ll wait while you look around your quarters.
He went to a dark corner in the cafeteria to wait.
The Immortal on the other side of his door was too excited to wait until he entered to shout the news.
Just wait a minute.
He didn.t wait for the shocked leader of the Sanctuary to respond but took Kris into one of the empty rooms and laid him out on the bed.
He wanted to sweep her away for one last intimate moment before his death but doubted the assassin and demon would wait.
She might have to wait a few weeks just to visit.
He had to wait for the fates to bring his nishani to him.
What do you wait for?
Can you wait here for a minute, so I can ask Romas where your room is?
She turned to wait for him to join her and smiled.
If it please you, I'd rather wait to discuss this later.
Then you'll have to wait anyway.
She needed him too much to wait and closed the distance between them, wrapping her arms around him.
I can hardly wait to go to sleep!
I can scarcely wait until Thursday next when we will again be in one another's company!
Wait until Fred gets a load of this!
I can hardly wait to see the look on Claire Quincy's face when I tell her saintly Aunty Annie was turning tricks!
Take off the rose colored glasses—'my sins will continue'—or better yet, wait until you decipher a few more pages and she gives it to you in black and white, chapter and verse and supplies the sinful details.
He can't wait to take up the sport.
I can't wait until he leaves.
Any thoughts of Shipton could wait until later.
But that can wait.
She darned near did a jig and couldn't wait to write about it—didn't even take time to dream it.
From what I hear, one ex-guest doesn't have any more welfare and the welfare of the rest of the group can wait until morning.
Let's wait in his room.
Now you can wait until morning for the address.
Why would she bother to wait?
He could wait until help arrived or just wait until Shipton climbed back up—before something untoward occurred.
When they arrived at the catacombs, Frederick took the lantern from his manservant and instructed him to wait.
Jackson felt she should wait a bit longer, but she was determined.
I'll have Sarah wait until then to come back down.
There is nothing I would rather do than stay here enjoying you until the sun comes up, but I have something very important to do and it can't wait.
Jackson knew the odds were that guy hadn't slept a wink all night, but he wanted her to wait as long as possible.
Then I'll wait until he wakes up.
Tonight, I'm going to curl up with a book and wait for Connor to call.
Should I go find a little afternoon delight or kill some time here and wait for tonight?
Um, maybe I should wait downstairs.
He had requested a table in a corner of the room, away from wait staff traffic to and from the kitchen.
I can't wait to hear about his date.
After a minute she said, "I cannot wait to meet this woman."
Great, how about a match while we wait?
She couldn't wait to tell Jackson her news.
You couldn't even wait until morning?
Are you sure you don't want to wait a bit longer?
Well, I thought maybe I would wait until the next full moon, then find Elisabeth and let her rip out what's left of my guts.
I go to the closest, largest nature preserve that doesn't allow people in after dusk, and wait it out.
If you're not too hungry we could wait and eat together.
I can't wait to meet the guy who melted the Ice Queen.
You're just going to have to wait and see what develops.
Why don't we wait here?
Like Sam said, we will have to wait and see what transpires.
You are to go out back and wait for me and my friend; you will not be frightened.
Now, here's a present I can't wait to unwrap.
You sure you don't want me to wait?
He carried the sleeping wolf upstairs, placed her on the bed, and then pulled a chair up to wait.
Can we wait a bit?
Wait, I think we need a plan.
Wait. How did she morph into a wolf, it's not even close to a full moon?
Was there a chance for them - if she was willing to wait?
Let's not wait, Carmen.
There's no reason to wait any longer.
I can't wait to make you mine - completely.
Wait, Elise, can't you tell me what's going on out there?
Wait 'til we're in the command hub.
Not only was there a traitor at the Peak, but there were an untold number of insurgents lying in wait.
Jack loped ahead of her then paused to wait at the center of the field.
You could always wait a few weeks or so to see if they disable the security.
But wait until—" "I'll be there in a few."
Fortunately, Death's assassin didn't wait long to shake her. Katie awoke from the dreamland and sat up groggily.
The real Gabriel had been the one to tell her that the child she carried was a girl. "I guess we have to wait and see," she forced herself to say and added silently, I hope you're safe, Gabriel, wherever you are.
Wait, so I just ditched my guide to follow you and you don't know where you're going?
Go inside and wait for me.
Toby took the lead, and the demons, Death and Gabe disappeared as Katie rounded the corner of the palace. The angel released her and raced into the palace and up a set of stairs. They ascended several floors, until Katie was sucking wind bad enough to stop. Toby didn't wait for her, and she stumbled forward. The interior of the palace was unlit, and the darkness of evening crept into the hallways.
She said to wait.
Rhyn paced under the watchful gaze of the convent member, itching to leave Kiki to find Katie. Instead, he forced himself to wait. He'd lost one brother this night. He wanted to make sure Kiki was okay before leaving him.
Yeah. Do their heirs have to wait seven years or something like that?
If there's a serious doubt, the heirs may have to wait a good long time, even seven years.
Why wait to find out about Jeffrey Byrne's little escapade?
Fred has a date with Mrs. Abernathy and won't be home for supper but wants you to wait up for him.
If the court thinks there's any possibility Jeff's alive, I'd have to wait years and years.
She started to hang up before Dean fairly yelled for her to wait.
We still have to wait a little while and there are lots of details to iron out, but Ms. Rosewater says it looks positive.
I'm sure Mr. Dean doesn't want to wait up for an out-of-shape old lady lagging behind him.
Don't wait up for the Easter Bunny for that one.
They stepped outside for a breath of fresh air to wait.
She did-n't wait for him to guess.
It said, 'Don't wait up.
I'm sure it will be mobbed for the holiday weekend but if we have to wait, I'll be in the bar.
He could hardly wait for tomorrow's challenge.
The wait lasted less than an hour before Dean heard the metallic sound of a key in the lock.
Take her to your room and wait there.
While he wasn't sure what would happen, nor when, he felt certain his wait wouldn't be long.
We weren't sure he wasn't followed or something—we whispered like a couple of kids and couldn't wait to sneak out of there.
I can't wait all night.
No one seemed to think there was any reason for them to wait.
Our first little foal – I can hardly wait.
Why couldn't this storm wait a few more weeks?
I want to wait until after we're married to... but maybe there's no point in waiting – not if it's going to bother you this much.
Well, Heidi, I guess I've been listening to you too long, because now I want to wait.
It was hard to believe he wanted to wait – not after all he had said.
She hadn't even been inside her own house, but that could wait.
Besides, he told me that he wants to wait too.
You'd be sorry the morning after – and so would I. Maybe we wouldn't be sorry for the night we spent together, or what we did, but we'd be sorry we didn't have the strength of character to wait.
She had been the one who insisted that they wait until after marriage, but it was Alex who came up with sound reasoning for it.
When he continued to wait for an answer, she sighed.
Mostly. Some of it will have to wait.
Unable to wait, she started the test and then put up the groceries.
I don't want to wait until I'm a half-century old to start raising children... not when there are so many children who need parents now.
It can wait a little longer.
Sometimes I think you can hardly wait for me to get out of your hair.
There was little she could do other than put the food up so it wouldn't spoil and wait for him to come home.
What could be so important that it can't wait for warmer weather?
He didn't want to wait until he was in his fifties to start having children.
She could hardly wait to hitch it up and take a ride.
She would have to wait for Alex before she could explore that area.
Wait until we get home and I'll show you.
It was time to plan the nursery and shop for clothes, but that could wait.
It could all wait, but the waiting was lonely.
Why did he have to wait until her figure started to fall apart before he complained about seldom seeing her in a dress?
You just wait and see.
It would be a long and uncertain wait before he was released to their custody.
None of them had been able to convince her to wait until the estate was settled.
She wanted to sprint until her body gave out then wait for her death to come.
I'm not about to wait around for Others to fry me.
She made her new spot as comfortable as possible and lay down to wait and watch.
No, wait, I'm not.
You can have the first— Jenn didn't wait for him to finish but launched a kick straight for his head.
She'd sworn an oath to Darian, and the last thing she wanted was to return to the immortal world and wait for the Others to grab her.
The wind howled as she settled against the far wall to wait out the storm.
Darian didn't wait for her to respond this time.
I promise not to make you wait too long.
Bianca, Sofi—" "Wait, what's wrong?" he asked.
She didn't wait for him to step back but kicked his knee as hard as she could.
Even carrying a White God, Jenn couldn't explain Sofi's pregnancy accelerating so fast, unless …"Wait, exactly how long have you been here?"
Jonny … I don't think he'll wait for the truce to be up.
My uncle tells me this is why I must wait until my dear son is six or seven summers.
Their messenger won't wait long.
Can it not wait?
He waved a hand for everyone to leave and forced himself to wait until they were gone.
Yes. You would wait to seal him in the city?
Until then he could only wait and see how things played out.
Can't we wait until the morning to see if he's better?
We can wait, but he isn't going to get better.
He was scheduled to work tomorrow, though and she didn't want to wait another day.
It was best to wait until Felipa returned, but they didn't think so.
What was so urgent that it couldn't wait?
The car wouldn't have been her choice, but it was the only rental available - unless she wanted to wait around for half a day until another was returned.
Now we wait it out.
When I ask him if I can take you a message, he says no, to just wait until you come into town and have you call him.
He could wait another week to talk to her.
He was the only man for her, and she didn't want to wait any longer.
He wanted a baby too, but Megan wanted to wait.
Xander didn't wait for them to leave before he Traveled.
You can wait ten minutes.
Wait, you did this to Ashley?
Wait. How do I know you won't hurt Ash and Brandon this week, when I'm trying to get this thing?
I'll wait to fire you until I figure out why you're working for me in the first place.
He was hungry, but dinner was going to wait a few hours.
I can't wait to take that edge off.
You couldn't wait until this evening at the after party.
He didn't wait for her, and she paused a few times along the way to the food court to argue with Ashley via texts about talking to Xander.
I've learned how to wait until I'm home in bed to have a meltdown, Jessi replied.
She wasn't certain her meltdown would wait, but this place seemed real enough.
You won't just take pity on me and wait to see if we survive the weekend?
He cursed the talent that initially drew him to her, forced to wait for the fog to clear.
He didn't wait for them but wrenched away.
Otherwise Berthollet's position would have been a much stronger one, and the atomic theory might have had to wait a long while for acceptance.
An invitation to the Swedish court was urged upon Descartes, and after much hesitation accepted; a vessel of the royal navy was ordered to wait upon him, and in September 1649 he left Egmond for the north.
After that, most of Europe will be corresponding more or less to international borders, so I'll wait for further comment from Engels before going further.
Abisares preferred to play a double game and wait upon events.
In spite of almost insuperable difficulties the colony took root, trade began, the fleet lay in wait for the Spanish treasure ships, the settlements of the Spaniards were raided, and their repeated attempts to retake the island were successfully resisted.
The Italian general would have preferred to wait until his intervention was requested Opcra dons in by both pretenders to the Abyssinian throne.
The righteous could only flee or hide, and so wait dreaming of the mercy of God past and to come.
So long as the Law was not deliberately outraged and so long as the worship was established, most of the religious leaders of the Jews were content to wait.
The people and the Jews remained in a state of civil war, until each side sent an embassy (40) to wait upon the emperor.
But while we have yet to wait for that expansion of principal triangulation which will bring Asia into connexion with Europe by the direct process of earth measurement, a topobetween graphical connexion has been effected between Russian Russ/an and Indian surveys which sufficiently proves that the and deductive methods employed by both countries for the Indian determination of the co-ordinate values of fixed points so surveys.
For the first associated circular of any importance, the market had to wait until 1832.
The first of these, under Walter the Penniless, passed through Hungary in May, and reached Constantinople, where it halted to wait for the Hermit, in the middle of July.
Alexius's resources were insufficient, and he had to beg the crusaders to wait at Constantinople for a year in order that he might have time.
In 1221 Hermann of Salza, the master of the Teutonic order, along with the duke of Bavaria, appeared in the camp before Damietta; and as it seemed useless to wait any longer for Frederick II., 4 the cardinal, in spite of the opposition of King John, gave the signal for the march on Cairo.
The Canvassing Board, which published the election returns, cast out some votes, did not wait for the returns from Dade county, and declared the Republican ticket elected.
He decided upon Paris for the present, and before leaving Salamanca he agreed with his companions that they should wait where they were until he returned; for he only meant to see whether he could find any means by which they all might give themselves to study.
As a recompense, he was nominated archbishop of Toulouse (May 28, 1652), but had to wait for the bulls of investiture till the 23rd of March 1654.
Hicks, aware of the worthlessness of his force for the purpose contemplated, stated his opinion that it would be best to "wait for Kordofan to settle itself" (telegram of the 5th of August).
Knowing the emperor's methods, he wisely restrained the ardour of his subordinates and asked for instructions whether to attack or wait.
Wellesley meant to turn the defile of Torres Vedras by Mafra at once if possible; but on this night Sir Harry Burrard, his senior, arrived off Vimiera, and though he did not land, gave instructions to wait for Sir John Moore.
Up to about the middle of the 19th century it was supposed that transits of Venus across the disk of the sun afforded the most trustworthy method of making the determination in question; and when Encke in 1824 published his classic discussion of the transits of 1761 and 1769, it was supposed that we must wait until the transits of 1874 and 1882 had been observed and discussed before any further light would be thrown on the subject.
Admiral da Gama, unable to leave the Bay of Rio de Janeiro on account of lack of transport for the sick and wounded and the civilians claiming his protection, could do no more than wait for Admiral Mello to return from Desterro.
He did not wait long, after his admission into that assembly, in bringing their predictions to the test.
His astounding energy and resource curbed all his enemies during his lifetime, but they were content to wait patiently for his death, well aware that the collapse of his empire would immediately follow.
They are devoted sun-worshippers and in the early morning, before it is daylight, they emerge from their burrows and wait in rows till their divinity appears; when they bask joyfully in his beams."
The horse-drawn cabs which ply for hire in the streets, or wait at authorized " cab-stands," are of two kinds, the " hansom," a two-wheeled vehicle so named after its inventor (1834) and the " four-wheeler."
The "Monitor" withdrew in the confusion consequent upon the wounding of her commanding officer; and the "Merrimac" after a short wait for her adversary steamed back to Norfolk.
Their servants rang, knocked and thumped; and when at last admittance was gained, the primate and the marquis were shown into a lower room and there left to wait.
She had not long to wait.
It was one of the characteristics of the early Christian teachers that they rarely stayed for any length of time in a place; they moved on, and the little congregation was left to wait for another visitor, who might be some time in coming.
Pombal charged the whole Society with the possible guilt of a few, and, unwilling to wait the dubious issue of an application to the pope for licence to try them in the civil courts, whence they were exempt, issued on the 1st of September 1759 a decree ordering the immediate deportation of every Jesuit from Portugal and all its dependencies and their suppression by the bishops in the schools and universities.
Washington, who was wisely anxious to concentrate attack on one or other of the centres of British power in Virginia or New York, had to wait till the arrival of Grasse before he could see his ideas applied.
He directs that, when they so meet, they shall wait for one another.
Those who are too hungry to wait shall eat at home; and not put to shame those who have no houses (and presumably not enough food either), by bringing their viands to church and selfishly eating them apart.
Meanwhile, till adequate means of transportation were provided, it was seen that city and prairie alike must wait for any large inflow of population.
Wellington the proposal seemed premature; he would prefer to wait till "the assembly had published its conduct by its acts"; for if the new chambers were to prove as intractable as the dissolved Chambre introuvable, the monarchy would not be able to dispense with its foreign tutors.
We wait, however, for the Epistles of his captivity at Rome to find the full meaning of the idea of the church dawning u p on his imagination.
But Mr Chamberlain was no longer prepared to wait.
Rather than encounter alone the horrors of a four months' journey to Lhasa they resolved to wait for eight months till the arrival of a Tibetan embassy on its return from Peking.
He continued to wait at dinner with the pages, although in a manner more dignified according to the notions of the age.
As regards the saints, different degrees of blessedness were recognized; they were supposed to wait in Hades for the return of Christ, but gradually the belief gained ground, especially in regard to the martyrs, that their souls at once entered Paradise.
Feed the plants artificially as soon as good crops are set; do not wait for signs of distress.
Jesus is said to have replied, " I go, but thou shalt wait till I return."
In the case of the quadrivalent carbon, diamond seems to be the stable form at ordinary temperatures, but one may wait long before it is formed from graphite.
The young writers of 1870 to 1880 had not long to wait, however, for recognition both at home and in Paris, where many of them found hospitality in the pages of the Mercure de France from 1890 onwards.
Olaf had been during the summer in the eastern Baltic. The allies lay in wait for him at the island of Swold on his way home.
The lion lives chiefly in sandy plains and rocky places interspersed with dense thorn-thickets, or frequents the low bushes and tall rank grass and reeds that grow along the sides of streams and near the springs where it lies in wait for the larger herbivorous animals on which it feeds.
In most cases he is successful, but should his intended victim escape, as at times happens, from his having miscalculated the distance, he may make a second or even a third bound, which, however, usually prove fruitless, or he returns disconcerted to his hiding-place, there to wait for another opportunity."
When the movement of modern spiritualism first reached Europe from America in the winter of 1852-3, the most popular method of consulting the "spirits" was for several persons to sit round a table, with their hands resting on it, and wait for the table to move.
A British brigade was on its way up stream, but the sirdar, who had already arrived to take the command in person, decided not to wait for it.
The idea of securing the Protestant succession by legitimizing Monmouth again took shape and was eagerly pressed on by Shaftesbury; at the time it seemed possible that success would wait on the audacity.
Moreover, with this masterful temper was joined an infirmity of purpose which ever let " I dare not wait upon I would," and which seized upon any excuse for postponing measures the principles of which he had publicly approved.
Fate is the Stoic term for God; and these forerunners of the Pharisees judged that the time had come for them to take action rather than to wait passively on God.
He gave the counsel of perfection that "pass" examinations ought to cease; but he recognized that this change "must wait on the reorganization of the educational institutions immediately below the university, at which a passman ought to finish his career."
Then coming to a place called Gethsemane, He bade the disciples wait while He should pray; and taking the three who had been with Him at the Transfiguration He told them to tarry near Him and to watch.
There would still be a great gap to be filled before we reached the earliest letters of St Paul; but yet we should know what the Apostle meant when he wrote to " the Church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ," and reminded them how they had " turned from idols to serve the living and true God, and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, even Jesus who delivereth us from the wrath to come."
Fox replied with some warmth, and Wolsey had to wait until Fox's death before he could add Winchester to his archbishopric of York and his abbey of St Albans, and thus leave Durham vacant as he hoped for the illegitimate son on whom (aged 18) he had already conferred a deanery, four archdeaconries, five prebends and a chancellorship.
The pope had selected two envoys to wait on the young emperor, one of them, Jerome Aleander, being specially appointed to secure the outlawry of Luther.
Fabre has found that in the nests of some species of Osmia the young bee developed in the first-formed cell, if (as often happens) she emerges from her cocoon before the inmates of the later cells, will try to work her way round these or to bite a lateral hole through the bramble shoot; should she fail to do this, she will wait for the emergence of her sisters and not make her escape at the price of injury to them.
Once on the enemy's side of the obstacle the bishop halted to wait for Edward, who was now following him, but his undisciplined barons, shouting "'Tis not for thee, bishop, to teach us war.
In the pro Milone he says that either Milo must have lain in wait for Clodius or Clodius for Milo, leaving out of sight the truth, that the encounter was due to chance.
Merwan immediately ordered Ibn Hobaira to stop his march and to wait for him at Durin, and marched with the main force against Suleiman, whom he utterly defeated at Khosaf in the district of Kinnesrin.
But, to avenge their defeat, they lay in wait for the great pilgrim caravan on its return from Mecca in the first days of 294 (906), and massacred 20,000 pilgrims, making an immense booty.
If any one was ever awake to the joys of living it was the minnesinger, troubadour or goliard, and the world had to wait until Rousseau and Burns before its external beauty was discovered, or at least deeply appreciated, by any but a few Dutch artists.
It was no longer possible to wait for the assembling of a general council; stronger and stronger grew the tendency to ascribe infallibility to the pope alone, as being always on the spot.
Moreover, the fear of Henry was sufficient to make the French king refuse to allow one who was attainted by act of parliament to remain in the kingdom; so Pole passed over to Flanders, to wait for the possible arrival of any royal deputies.
During the long absence of her husband after the fall of Troy many chieftains of Ithaca and the islands round about became her suitors; and, to rid herself of the importunities of the wooers, she bade them wait till she had woven a winding-sheet for old Laertes, the father of Odysseus.
But the parliament of 1560 gave no express sanction to the Reformed Church, and Knox did not wait until it should do so.
In his absence the army was cut to pieces by the Turks; and he was left in Constantinople without any followers, during the winter of 1096-1097, to wait for the coming of the princes.
Vitor, a landing-place a little to the south of Arica, was offered by the Chilean government to Bolivia, but refused as not complying with the conditions stated in the protocol of 1895; the Bolivians furthermore preferred to wait and see if Arica was finally ceded by Peru to Chile, and if so to claim the fulfilment of the terms of the protocol.
The president of the republic has no power to dissolve the chambers, to endeavour to remedy the evil by one or another political party obtaining a substantial working majority, but must wait to see the results of the triennial elections.
In May 1679 he prorogued the new parliament which had attainted Danby, and in July dissolved it, while in October he prorogued another parliament of the same mind till January and finally till October 1680, having resolved " to wait till this violence should wear off."
Army halted on the line TabanovcheStar-Nagorichino, disposed in depth and entrenched, with orders to stand fast on the 22nd and wait developments on its flanks.
One of these apes, it was related, served as a sailor on board a Jamaica ship, and used to wait on the captain.
In the spring of 1696 he asked the reluctant Varina to wait until he was in a position to marry.
Corneille, unlike many of the great writers of the world, was not driven to wait for "the next age" to do him justice.
It depended on the individual how long he would wait for initiation.
In 1736 he was invited by Wesley to go out as missionary to Georgia, and went to London to wait on the trustees.
But he was merely biding his time; he had sworn pichacd revenge in his heart, but he was ready to wait long for rules con- it.
The Dioscuri overtook him and lay in wait in a hollow oak.
After the battle of Actium (31 B.C.) Herod executed Hyrcanus and proceeded to wait upon the victorious Octavian at Rhodes.
His judgments had to wait the event before they were absolved from ridicule or delivered from neglect.
The experiment failed, chiefly because of the opposition of the Croatians and Magyars, whom he bitterly offended by his celebrated saying that "Hungary could wait."
It is clear, therefore, that any moral science which is to be of value must wait until the " laws of life " and " conditions of existence " have been satisfactorily determined, presumably by biology and the allied sciences; and there are few more melancholy instances of failure in philosophy than the paucity of the actual results attained by Spencer in his lifetime in his application of the socalled laws of evolution to human conduct - a failure recognized by Spencer himself.
Francis Bacon's prescient dream, however, of a living astronomy by which the physical laws governing terrestrial relations should be extended to the highest heavens, had long to wait for realization.
Wait a moment, then, till I write to my friends."
He was not to wait much longer.
But he had learnt to wait.
It had to wait two centuries after the revolution of 987 before it was strong enough to take up the dormant tradition of an authority like that of Rome; and until then it cunningly avoided unequal strife in which, victory being impossible, reverses might have weakened those titles, higher than any due to feudal rights, conferred by the heritage of the Caesars and the coronation at Reims, and held in reserve for the future.
They found standing in their way the very man who had been the author of their fortunes, Louis XV.s tutor, uneasy in the exercise of a veiled authority; for the churchman Fleury knew how to wait, on condition of ultimately attaining his end.
For the perfect and absolute, the consummation of movement is not generated at any point in the process; it is an ideal end, which guides the operations of nature, and does not wait upon them for its achievement.
Gordon, seeing that the Abyssinian difficulty could wait for a few months, proceeded to Khartum.
Now they would wait for a positive pregnancy test - like any other couple.
They can wait until Jonathan gets up.
I know I'll have to tell him eventually, but I'd rather wait until I get a job and an apartment.
Dusty, wait, I'm sâ€¦sorry.
Damian didn't wait for Jonny to respond but used his magic to Transport himself to the Texas ranch where they'd set up shop after Dusty blew up southern Florida.
The world is becoming a more dangerous place for you, and I'd hoped we could wait until the winter solstice to perform the rite.