At ten minutes past six we reached the Kaltbad station, where there is a spacious hotel with great verandas which command
a majestic expanse of lake and mountain scenery.
Gardner's, I was able to command
the highest wages given to the most experienced calkers.
Before the house-maid had lit their fire the next day, or the sun gained any power over a cold, gloomy morning in January, Marianne, only half dressed, was kneeling against one of the window-seats for the sake of all the little light she could command
from it, and writing as fast as a continual flow of tears would permit her.
Then strait commands
that at the warlike sound Of Trumpets loud and Clarions be upreard His mighty Standard; that proud honour claim'd AZAZEL as his right, a Cherube tall: Who forthwith from the glittering Staff unfurld Th' Imperial Ensign, which full high advanc't Shon like a Meteor streaming to the Wind With Gemms and Golden lustre rich imblaz'd, Seraphic arms and Trophies: all the while Sonorous mettal blowing Martial sounds: At which the universal Host upsent A shout that tore Hells Concave, and beyond Frighted the Reign of CHAOS and old Night.
Several domestics, whose dress held various proportions betwixt the richness of their master's, and the coarse and simple attire of Gurth the swine-herd, watched the looks and waited the commands
of the Saxon dignitary.
But the pause was brief, for the blind man again issued his commands
Having thus, in obedience to your majesty's commands
, diligently searched all his pockets, we observed a girdle about his waist made of the hide of some prodigious animal, from which, on the left side, hung a sword of the length of five men; and on the right, a bag or pouch divided into two cells, each cell capable of holding three of your majesty's subjects.
the walls, the doors and the trapdoors.
As soon as they come to a place they think convenient to halt at, the officer that commands
the vanguard marks out with his pike the place for the King's or viceroy's tent: every one knows his rank, and how much ground he shall take up; so the camp is formed in an instant.
Nor were they without cause, for a lusty farmer was flogging him with a belt and following up every blow with scoldings and commands
, repeating, "Your mouth shut and your eyes open
Everywhere the last requests of a dying man are sacred; but with a sailor the last requests of his superior are commands
Sun Tzu said: In war, the general receives his commands
from the sovereign, collects his army and concentrates his forces