Mustasim sent a deputation to Hulagu, stalling for time, but it was too late to surrender on favourable terms.
They were a deputation of five men, two of them elderly men, one hardly more than a youth, the other two of middle age.
Every moment he now expected a deputation from the mutineers.
The Island was en fête, and one of the events of the visit was the reception of a deputation from the Sultan of Morrocco.
I introduced the deputation which came to make this request.
Against this unprecedented breach of privilege parliament sent a deputation humbly to remonstrate; but all to no purpose.
After the service the missionary was solemnly waited on by a deputation.
The meeting was held and a deputation was appointed to wait on Carnac at his office.
The deputation stood and watched him until he had sunk under the hill.
Dr. Ryerson, as one of a deputation, attended a large number of meetings.