1 The major-domo departed with several attendants, to execute his master's commands.
2 "Willingly, most willingly shall it be done," said Gurth, and instantly departed to execute the commission.
3 And so saying he imitated the solemn and stately deportment of a friar, and departed to execute his mission.
4 This was a work of some time, which the leaders the less regretted, as it gave Ulrica leisure to execute her plan of diversion in their favour, whatever that might be.
5 The numbers who hastened to execute this duty, considering that an interesting division of spoil was about to take place, showed how much the troop had at heart the safety of their spiritual father.
6 The laws of England," interrupted Beaumanoir, "permit and enjoin each judge to execute justice within his own jurisdiction.
7 To execute his message the snail is as sure a messenger as the falcon.
8 Ay, but thou forgettest," said the wily adviser, "thou wilt have neither leisure nor opportunity to execute this mad project.
9 Nevertheless the guest did at least execute such a convulsive shuffle that the material with which the cushions of the chair were covered came apart, and Manilov gazed at him with some misgiving.
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10 Next, his delight led him gracefully to execute a hop in ballet fashion, so that the wardrobe trembled and a bottle of eau-de-Cologne came crashing to the floor.
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11 Prince Andrew, without replying, asked the prince's permission to ride round the position to see the disposition of the forces, so as to know his bearings should he be sent to execute an order.
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12 Prince Andrew galloped off to execute the order.
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13 Kutuzov only replied that movements arranged from a distance were always difficult to execute.
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14 "The word attack is always on your tongue, but you don't see that we are unable to execute complicated maneuvers," said he to Miloradovich who asked permission to advance.
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15 With regard to legal matters, immediately after the fires he gave orders to find and execute the incendiaries.
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