Whether it actually works or not, the summons to dig deep within yourself is journey enough for our sopping wet heroes.
On July 8, a summons was sent to Zhang alerting her to the lawsuit, and on July 11, Nan Shi lost her job.
In Oxyana, the performances he summons from his interview subjects are truly heartrending.
This summons all the proximate Beyoncé voters, as we reply in a full-throated roar, “ALLLLLL THE SINGLE LAAAAADIES!”
The committee then upped the ante by issuing a summons, a more aggressive step.
Their summons was answered only by the furious barking of a dog.
Little indeed did he anticipate the cause of his summons to the city.
Dion, with a presentiment that misfortune was threatening himself and his dear ones, obeyed the summons.
Count Tristan wrote and urged him to return home; but the summons was unheeded.
Another officer came up the stairs, thrust his head in through the door, and called a summons to them.
c.1200, from Anglo-French, Old French sumundre "summon," from Vulgar Latin *summundre "to call, cite," from Latin summonere "hint to," from sub "under" + monere "warn, advise" (see monitor (n.)). Summons "authoritative call to be at a certain place for a certain purpose" is late 13c., from Old French sumunse, noun use of fem. past participle of somondre. Summoner "petty officer who cites persons to appear in court" is from early 14c.; contracted form sumner is from mid-14c.