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Disobedience

Disorder (See CONFUSION.)
Achan
defies God’s ban on taking booty. [O.T.: Joshua 7:1]
Adam and Eve
eat forbidden fruit of Tree of Knowledge. [O.T.: Genesis 3:1–7; Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]
Antigone
despite Creon’s order, she buries Polynices. [Gk. Lit.: Antigone]
Bartleby
copyist in Wall Street office; refuses to do anything but copy documents. [Am. Lit.: “Bartleby the Scrivener”]
Brunhild
disobeys father’s order to let Siegmund die. [Ger. Opera: Wagner, Valkyrie, Westerman, 237]
Saul
contravening God, takes spoils from conquered Amalekites. [O.T.: I Samuel 15:17–19]
Vashti, Queen
loses queenship for not submitting to king’s demands. [O.T.: Esther 1:10–22]
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He became non-compliant, he became deeply depressed and he became disobedient. He stopped going to school for approximately four months.
She described him as 'very disobedient and recalcitrant with the East India Company', adding that he 'always thought he was right'.
"Be satisfied with the amount of the destiny only, and do not exceed that, otherwise you would be disobedient. "Otherwise, there is no sense that you are leaving (Daesh) and you are not fighting against them and you are going to Karbala, especially those who are capable." Al-Sadr concluded his sermon by calling for no distinction among Muslims.
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I was somewhat surprised by this wilful behaviour of these disobedient employees, but can we now be assured that all the other accountants of all the other billionaires will no longer be free to decide such matters concerning their control over other people's money, upon their own personal whim, with the beneficial effect that millions more in tax will go to improve the NHS?
And if your child is disobedient, ask the city fathers to arrange to have the disobedient child stoned to death.
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office made the arrest Saturday after it was alleged that an Indian man called his parents from India to Florida to help him beat his wife for being disobedient.
If you know a teen that's disobedient, disruptive and disrespectful, then you can nominate them for a new show with the provisional title Ballroom Dream.
The mayor said the city government has taken a hard stance against disobedient motorists to restore order and discipline on the streets and respect for the law in the city.
Look for the signs in your dog before you label him dominant, disobedient or even untrainable.