Sentence Examples with the word asking

He surprised me by asking whether I remembered the threefold aim of the order: (1) The preservation and study of the mystery.

Tell you what, you show me where this guy's gear is and maybe I'll leave a note for the fella asking him to ask Corbin when he sees him.

And it is well for a people who do not--as the French did in 1813-- salute according to all the rules of art, and, presenting the hilt of their rapier gracefully and politely, hand it to their magnanimous conqueror, but at the moment of trial, without asking what rules others have adopted in similar cases, simply and easily pick up the first cudgel that comes to hand and strike with it till the feeling of resentment and revenge in their soul yields to a feeling of contempt and compassion.

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During this time also he was still engaged in furthering a proposed armed expedition to Scotland to aid the papal party, and in 1545 he was again asking help from Charles V.

She wore mourning for her father in 1701, and before his death James is said to have written to his daughter asking for her protection for his family; but the recognition of his son by Louis XIV.

The pope thinking that the whole dispute was a monkish quarrel, contented himself with asking the general of the Augustinian Eremites to keep his monks quiet.

Another time she was asking about the power and goodness of God.

We were an hour into our drive south before I broached the subject, asking her about the tete-a-tete.

Jule's asking if you're okay.

Bilibin attentively examined his nails, and many of those present appeared intimidated, as if asking in what they were to blame.