His opponents are up against the bizarre logic that pushed the crack-smoking Toronto mayor to ascend and survive.
It takes a decade, in many cases, to ascend from general enlistee to top commando who attracts the attention of Team Six.
Unfortunately, as you ascend the ranks, you discover that politics is a minefield.
He has been flying operational missions since then, and in another two years he will ascend to the rank of captain.
George VII is expected to be the name used by Prince Charles should he ascend the throne.
May it ascend on the wings of the night air to the throne of Heaven.
It took the steamer three months to ascend to the mouth of the Yellowstone, two thousand miles from the city of St. Louis.
They were to ascend the Missouri River to its head and 176then find the nearest waterway to the Pacific coast.
Others embarked in their larger boats to ascend the river, and others to descend, so as to cut off all possibility of retreat.
If we ascend a high mountain, we get some idea of the altitude of the various forms of cloud.