Wheel of Time Reread: Books 13-14 by Leigh ButlerThe Wheel of Time Reread on Tor.com is an extensive analysis of Robert Jordans epic fantasy series, covering the material chapter by chapter. Join Leigh Butler as she summarizes the chapters and comments on the ongoing mysteries of the series, gender issues, politics, history, and the many Crowning Moments of Awesome.
Volume 5 of the collected Tor.com Wheel of Time Reread covers books 13 and 14 of The Wheel of Time: Towers of Midnight and A Memory of Light co-authored by Brandon Sanderson.
Funpost! I do solemnly swear
It's not like I regularly watch these ceremonies, but I could have solemnly sworn Bridenstine's oath was different than the standard presidential oath. So in the storied tradition of the Funpost! The oath of office for the president is specified word-for-word in Article II of the U. Here's the relevant excerpt:. Before he enter on the execution of his office, he shall take the following oath or affirmation"I do solemnly swear or affirm that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States. Hmm, at some point, we should really go back and update all the "he" pronouns in America's founding documents.
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These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'swear. Send us feedback. See more words from the same century. See the full definition for swear in the English Language Learners Dictionary. Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with swear. Spanish Central: Translation of swear. Nglish: Translation of swear for Spanish Speakers.
Weasley — From J. In Britain and Ireland the weasel has a bad reputation as an unfortunate, even malevolent, animal. However, since childhood I have had a great fondness for the family mustelidae; not so much malignant as maligned, in my opinion. The Weasleys live near Ottery St. Catchpole, and it is interesting that a family with weasel in their surname lives near a town that has otter in its name an otter is a member of the weasel family. A stoat is another relative of the weasel family.
Before you do, let us see how the modern dictionaries define the word "swear. The different meanings are as follows: To declare solemnly under oath. To vow: promise. To use profanity: curse. To declare to be true while calling on God or something held sacred.