be faithful


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But, as I have said, this was not the main thing that kept me from going to the Brazils, but that really I did not know with whom to leave my effects behind me; so I resolved at last to go to England, where, if I arrived, I concluded that I should make some acquaintance, or find some relations, that would be faithful to me; and, accordingly, I prepared to go to England with all my wealth.
And it must be confessed that on their part they knew how to be faithful to their victorious fortune.
I've now met someone else I really like but he admits he wasn't faithful to his last two girlfriends and can't promise he'll be faithful to me.
And yet this revelation beautifully exemplifies his understanding: the narrative describes the creation of subjects who are asked to be faithful to the event--and it gives dire warnings of pseudo-events, fake truths, false idols.
We as Catholics must be faithful to Sacred Tradition.
But this will always be my church because I believe that the promise of the risen Christ to be faithful to his church is more powerful than any evil we may do.
Even more difficult, however, may be the reminder that even when we choose correctly we cannot guarantee the outcome: we are called to be faithful, not to be effective.
She would have had to have been the woman who I could be faithful to.
They must recite, ``I [name of AM] swear by Almighty God that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, her heirs and successors, according to law.
If I can be faithful to the Party, what does it say about him?
Those feelings will lead some lovers to be faithful, and for certain mature couples nothing suits them better than monogamy.
I don't think cheating is inevitable, you can be faithful if you want to be.