If I'd been a Jek, I would have thought that uniform was a death warrant.
Moreover, Malmesbury's treaty contained its own death warrant.
"That's my death warrant," he said gloomily as he signed it.
Within an hour he learned that the death warrant had been received and approved.
His name and seal were on the death warrant of Charles the First.
Even if I faced the death warrant, I should not be sorry that I stayed.
"It is not your death warrant, I assure you," says he, with a sneer.
It is our solemn League and Covenant—and our death warrant if discovered.
And wondered why he was so cheerful about signing his own death warrant.
It had taken him all of one day on his own to get his death warrant signed.