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Then you promise to send for me sometimes, Christine?
She made me promise I wouldn't tell a soul," said John hoarsely.
I promise to go to school every day, to study, and to succeed--"
I promise you, Father, that I'll learn a trade, and I'll be the comfort and staff of your old age.
On these and the like promises Sancho Panza (for so the labourer was called) left wife and children, and engaged himself as esquire to his neighbour.
I thank you, most sincerely, Major," I said "You have convinced me that I must not ask you to forget, on my account, the promise which you have given to my husband.
I was going to say," I rejoined, "that your promise only pledges you not to tell the secret which my husband is keeping from me.
if I saw you, at this moment, on the point of finding out for yourself what Eustace persists in hiding from you, I should remember that my promise, like all other promises, has its limits and reserves.
Thus far," he said, "I have rigidly respected the promise which I made to your husband.
With the promise of merciless vengeance written in the Devil s writing on his Devil-possessed face, he kept his eyes fixed on the hated woman whom he had ruined--on the hated woman who was fastened to him as his wife.
On the faith of the written promise of marriage exchanged between you in Scotland," he said, "you claim Mr.
It is my distressing duty," said Sir Patrick, "to declare, in this lady's name, and on the faith of written promises of marriage exchanged between the parties, then residing in Scotland, that she claims to be now--and to have been on the afternoon of the fourteenth of August last--Mr.
However, despite the importance of an effective and well-defined brand promise in a company's lengthy success, we are seeing that companies often under deliver or neglect their brand promise entirely in favour of convenience and short-term gains.
By guiding the user to personal, professional, social, civic or political achievements, Fair Promise is inviting them to be a harbinger and inspiration for positive change on issues that matter the most to them.
Promise scholarship programs such as the one developed by the basketball superstar or even the Scott's Tots program devised by the fictitious Michael Scott of television's "The Office" are a distinct type of college scholarship.