I would only make one condition
," pursued the old prince.
I'll give you my word - my sacred promise, Rattray - on one condition
The Biscayan was so bewildered that he was unable to answer a word, and it would have gone hard with him, so blind was Don Quixote, had not the ladies in the coach, who had hitherto been watching the combat in great terror, hastened to where he stood and implored him with earnest entreaties to grant them the great grace and favour of sparing their squire's life; to which Don Quixote replied with much gravity and dignity, "In truth, fair ladies, I am well content to do what ye ask of me; but it must be on one condition
and understanding, which is that this knight promise me to go to the village of El Toboso, and on my behalf present himself before the peerless lady Dulcinea, that she deal with him as shall be most pleasing to her.
They are the good Samaritans that find us robbed of all our dreams by the roadside of life, bleeding and weeping and desolate; and such is their skill and wealth and goodness of heart, that they not only heal up our wounds, but restore to us the lost property of our dreams, on one condition
,--that we never travel with them again in the daylight.
Oh, certainly, Sir King,' she replied, 'I can quite well do that, but on one condition
, which if you do not fulfill you will never get out of the wood, and will die of hunger.
On one condition
, please, sir,' said John, touching his hat.
His will, bearing date at the time when I left England, bequeathed an income for life to my mother, and left the bulk of his property to me, on the one condition
that I adopted his name.
He says that he could turn his mind to doing his best in that vocation, on one condition
There was only one condition
attached,--you must drink.
I will trust you on one condition
, and on one condition
only,' said I at last.
Then the enchantress allowed her anger to be softened, and said to him: 'If the case be as you say, I will allow you to take away with you as much rampion as you will, only I make one condition
, you must give me the child which your wife will bring into the world; it shall be well treated, and I will care for it like a mother.
Because there is one condition
which I am afraid I cannot keep.