When asked for, as in The agreement states that the rights on this book revert to the author on request. [c. 1800] Also see by request.
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Just the hard-on before you shoot unarmed members of the public.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Three on-the-record stories from a family: a mother and her daughters who came from Phoenix.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
You just travel light with carry-on luggage, go to cities that you love, and get to hang out with all your friends.
It was a brick wall that we turned into the on-ramp of a highway.
Could the (thus far) timid trembling give way to a full-on, grand mal seizure?26 Earthquakes Later, Fracking’s Smoking Gun Is in Texas|James Joiner|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Before the outlaw can comply with this small request the horn sounds again.Physiology of The Opera|John H. Swaby (AKA "Scrici")
The memory of him shall not depart away, and his name shall be in request from generation to generation.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Thinking it was a request for employment which he could not offer, Malcolm stuffed it carelessly into a pocket.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
The merest acquaintance would have said something more emphatic than "I will, thank you; good-by," to such a request.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin