The State, having thus learned that I did not wish to be regarded as a member of that church, has never made a like demand
on me since; though it said that it must adhere to its original presumption that time.
One who pressed forward incessantly and never rested from his labors, who grew fast and made infinite demands
on life, would always find himself in a new country or wilderness, and surrounded by the raw material of life.
To this we could only repeat what we had said before: he then proposed to abate five thousand of his last demand
, assuring us that unless we came to some agreement, there was no torment so cruel but we should suffer it, and talked of nothing but impaling and flaying us alive; the terror of these threatenings was much increased by his domestics, who told us of many of his cruelties.
Objection That The Number of Members Will Not Be Augmented as the Progress of Population Demands
Considered For the Independent Journal Wednesday, February 20, 1788
Rather, sir, before we sit down, I must demand
I don't believe there is ever going to be any considerable demand
in the United States for French; but I can promise you that in about ten years there'll be a big demand
One "course," in a two-horse carriage, costs a franc--that is law--but the hackman always demands
more, on some pretence or other, and if he gets it he makes a new demand
If he had been qualified, even with a club-foot, he could have gone out to the Cape, since the demand
for medical men was now great.
by what right do you demand
us to submit this matter, about Burdovsky .
He referred to the fact that the Emperor Napoleon had resented the demand
that he should withdraw his troops from Prussia, especially when that demand
became generally known and the dignity of France was thereby offended.
All of these allies are dangerous people, and they may demand
more than you have promised them.
You have no assurance that we will live up to our agreement other than my word, but you have before you the assurance that we can make short work of you if you do not write out the cheque we demand