Sentence Examples

  • I am not merely civil to him but obey him like a corporal, though I am his senior.
  • "I have given the order again and again, your honor, but they don't obey," answered the quartermaster.
  • It tells men to " obey reason " and crush passion, or to live " according to nature."
  • "No young man nor boy," said he, "can be so high in rank as to neglect three great duties: he must respect his ruler, he must love and obey his father, and he must honor his teacher."
  • The recalcitrant clergy refused to obey an act passed solely by the secular authority (convocation not having been consulted) or to acknowledge the jurisdiction of a court which had been robbed of its "spiritual" character.

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