We need to ascertain in advance of commitment that the necessary statutory basis and other legal authorities are in place.
For the first time she thought about the fact that he had no commitment to them at all, yet he had risked his life for them.
She seemed pleased, as if their remembered vow reinforced their commitment to her.
It led to a certain ambivalence in their attitudes toward the organized labor movement, despite their commitment to greater economic equality.
You must have commitment issues.
It wasn't commitment he was afraid of.
It recites that great delays have been used by sheriffs and gaolers in making returns of writs of habeas corpus directed to them; and for the prevention thereof, and the more speedy relief of all persons imprisoned for criminal or supposed criminal matters, it enacts in substance as follows: (r) When a writ of habeas corpus is directed to a sheriff or other person in charge of a prisoner, he must within 3, 10 or 20 days, according to the distance of the place of commitment, bring the body of his prisoner to the court, with the true cause of his detainer or imprisonment - unless the commitment was for treason or felony plainly expressed in the warrant of commitment.
Only after a promise to adhere to her commitment did Howie feel comfortable with Betsy making the call.
If you have an unwavering commitment to an idea that all things will be good all the time, then that is irrational.
While he loved the thought of her commitment to him, her action made him want to explode.