"I'm no trunk to be shipped hither and thither at someone's behest," I said.
That was easily done; but what should be done as to the other behest?
And if ye give me my life, I will be your man and do your behest.'
Such is the behest of Providence; there are compulsions linked to treason.
To have died at your behest at the instant would have been as nothing.
He did spontaneously ...