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One of the simplest of these childish tricks is the invention of an excuse for not instantly obeying a command, as "Come here!"
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Like every other Spanish general in supreme command abroad, Polavieja had his enemies in Spain.
Thanks to Berthier's admirable system, Bonaparte was kept in touch with every part of his command.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
They were never refused, for their recipients looked upon them much in the light of a royal command.
The General in command of the station was a feeble old man, suffering from senile decay.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Harry had no further adventures in reaching Fulton, and at once reported to Captain Duffield, who was in command of the post.
Our army, under the command of General Houston, was in front of Harrisburg, to which place the congress had retreated.
At the word of command, the dog crouched down, his whole body quivering with excitement.
He graduated at Yale college, and at the commencement of hostilities was appointed to the chief command of the Connecticut troops.

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