While being paid to provide NHS care within the community to expectant mothers she absented herself from
her duties to work elsewhere, ultimately defrauding the NHS.
Temptations toward resentment are not just first-century stuff: A friend's sister has mostly absented herself from
the life of the extended family.
1 Absented herself from
school without due explanation on seven occasions during the autumn term 2006;
She chose to care for her dogs and absented herself from
work without receiving the necessary authorisation from the respondents.
In the fall of 2003, she absented herself from
the vote for the defence of marriage; later she voted in favour of C-250 (the hate legislation) and C-13 (permitting embryonic stem-cell research).