In his daughter’s name he promised, but he would not bind himself.
I would not bind myself to allow them any thing yearly.
The callants! I would not bind them to a life like mine; they would have done better for themselves, though it would have killed granny, and been a sore burden upon Jeannie and me.
A congress of all the tobacco-lovers in the world could not elect a standard which would be binding upon you or me, or would even much influence us.
She had hoped that in the future the frail arms of a child would bind their two lives together in a bond which nothing on earth could break, a bond of affection, of gratitude, of tender respect.
The poets feign, that the rest of the gods would have bound Jupiter; which he hearing of, by the counsel of Pallas, sent for Briareus, with his hundred hands, to come in to his aid.
First, they would bind themselves to earn their own livings.
It would not bind you too tight — it would give you a base, a laboratory, a centre.
She had beautiful brooches and rings of sparkling stones, too, and would bind her head round in a rich-looking scarf of most lovely colours.
Dogs and hawks are attached by feeding only — man must have kindness, if you would bind him with the cords of affection and obligation.