To-morrow I may be called away--ten years hence I may be called away
. It is all one to me--I am here, I support myself by teaching, and I wait.
So if a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics; for in demonstrations, if his wit be called away
never so little, he must begin again.
"Madame Olenska--didn't you know she'd been called away?"
"Yes, Ellen was called away yesterday: she lets us call her Ellen, you know.
I had previously written to Miserrimus Dexter (by my old friend's advice), merely saying that I had been unexpectedly called away
from London for a few days, and that I would report to him the result of my interview with Lady Clarinda on my return.
Religion alone can explain to us what without its help man cannot comprehend: why, for what cause, kind and noble beings able to find happiness in life- not merely harming no one but necessary to the happiness of others- are called away
to God, while cruel, useless, harmful persons, or such as are a burden to themselves and to others, are left living.
"Would you greatly mind, Katy, if I were called away
to California for a few weeks?"
here is need for you to put forth the might of your strong arms, for they of the Court are gaining the mastery in the tourney!" Called away
by this noise and outcry, they proceeded no farther with the scrutiny of the remaining books, and so it is thought that "The Carolea," "The Lion of Spain," and "The Deeds of the Emperor," written by Don Luis de Avila, went to the fire unseen and unheard; for no doubt they were among those that remained, and perhaps if the curate had seen them they would not have undergone so severe a sentence.
Tess hastily explained that he had been called away
on business, and, leaving her interlocutor, clambered over the garden-hedge, and thus made her way to the house.
"He took his departure himself; he was not called away
. His mental powers here below were not strong enough to reach the treasures lying beyond this life, and which his destiny ordained he should obtain.
They saw me; and Arthur already was running to meet me; but I immediately turned back and walked steadily homeward; for I had fully determined never to encounter his mother again; and regardless of the shrill voice in my ear, calling upon me to 'wait a moment,' I pursued the even tenor of my way; and he soon relinquished the pursuit as hopeless, or was called away
by his mother.
'He had hardly read it when he was called away. Its contents are known to nobody but himself and us.'
'It's a strange time of night to be called away, sir, certainly,' said the collector; 'and the behaviour of Mr Noggs himself, is, to say the least of it, mysterious.'
Harvey has been called away
on business and has not been able to make the meeting concerning the confirmation of Keith Wyness, Chris Samuelsen and Jamie Banfill as members of Villa's new-look board.
KACE director Albaqir Mukhtar said Wednesday's proceedings came to an abrupt halt shortly after the hearing began when the judge was called away
to attend an urgent meeting.