urgent request

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  • We left them, with their urgent request to make, another call before we left the city. Cited from A Woman's Life-Work, by Laura S. Haviland
  • And then followed the same urgent request as she had already received by word of mouth. Cited from Serapis, by Georg Ebers, v2
  • She, at his urgent request, named her train for London in the early morning. Cited from One of Our Conquerors by G. Meredith, v4
  • Many urgent requests were being made just then for public help from America. Cited from America's War for Humanity, by Thomas Herbert Russell
  • How would it be later, if she refused now to show any regard for his urgent requests? Cited from V. V.'s Eyes, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • At my urgent request, he explained to me fully and clearly the whole truth. Cited from John Halifax, Gentleman, by Mrs. Craik:Dinah Maria
  • Another great authority was called in, at the same time, by the urgent request of my own medical man. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • The captain, by the urgent request of the people, had gone in the long-boat. Cited from Will Weatherhelm, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Only at the urgent request of two physicians did he finally leave China. Cited from Forty Years in South China, by Rev. John Gerardus Fagg
  • I came only for her sake and at her urgent request. Cited from Andreas Hofer, by Lousia Muhlbach
  • At my urgent request the watch and chain and also a certain amount of my money were restored to me. Cited from In the Shadow of Death, by P. H. Kritzinger and R. D. McDonald
  • Gilbert used to drop in upon him sometimes of an evening during this period, at his urgent request. Cited from Fenton's Quest, by M. E. Braddon
  • Upon the urgent request of the authorities, Allen decided to become chief of police.
  • They would not have been printed but at the urgent request of very many who heard them preached. Cited from The Life of the Waiting Soul, by R. E. Sanderson
  • Reluctantly, at their urgent request, he set down in writing all that he had said concerning his mission. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1586b by Motley
  • One of our officers came to me with the urgent request of two women, living in a large brick house, to see me. Cited from A Woman's Life-Work, by Laura S. Haviland
  • We enclose three pages of the novel with the urgent request that you will read them at once. Cited from Moonbeams From the Larger Lunacy, by S.Leacock
  • You knew that at the urgent request of some of you boys I arranged to spend the day helping you. Cited from Roy Blakeley, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • At his urgent request he was buried in the churchyard instead of within the cathedral walls. Cited from Wanderings in Wessex, by Edric Holmes
  • In response to his urgent request, she allowed him to read her treasured manuscripts. Cited from Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner Folks, by Charles Felton Pidgin
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