expressed desire

See: request
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Fouquet did even better still; he certainly, in obedience to the king's expressed desire, seated himself at the table, but as soon as the soups were served, he arose and personally waited on the king, while Madame Fouquet stood behind the queen-mother's armchair.
The Story Girl here flew out to defend her pet, and we four boys sat on, miserably conscious of Great-aunt Eliza, who never said a word to us, despite her previously expressed desire to become acquainted with us.
childless, it was his openly expressed desire that the
A day after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) emerged as majority party in the Senate, Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo has expressed desire to see a candidate from the poverty-stricken province as leader of the Upper House.
QUETTA -- A day after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) emerged as majority party in the Senate, Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo has expressed desire to see a candidate from the poverty-stricken province as leader of the Upper House.
According to details Jehangir Tareen congratulated Anwarul Haq Kakar and expressed desire to meet him.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique on Friday said the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N), had expressed desire about Nawaz Sharif to lead the party as its President.
Summary: Chambers expressed desire to sign a memorandum of understanding
She said a host of countries like Australia, India, Singapore and New Zealand expressed desire to sign a free trade deal
28 (SUNA) - The Turkish State has expressed desire to invest in the fields of gas and oil in Sudan .
Besides, the Ambassador expressed an interest to establish cooperation in the field of culture and tourism, and expressed desire to sign a relevant cooperation agreement.
Minister Daraji stated that the World Bank expressed desire to assist in this project by finding donating banks, including the Saudi Islamic Bank.