"It was my fault, mon pere," interceded the little princess, with a blush.
Rostov, in dismay, began justifying himself, but seeing the kindly, jocular face of the general, he took him aside and in an excited voice told him the whole affair, asking him to intercede for Denisov, whom the general knew.
Rostov, without sitting down, began at once, irritably (as if Boris were to blame in some way) telling him about Denisov’s affair, asking him whether, through his general, he could and would intercede with the Emperor on Denisov’s behalf and get Denisov’s petition handed in.
Now the father has come to intercede for him.
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We are prepared for attacks on the palace, and when the rebels attack the public, we intercede as best we can.
Kiera Cass -- The One
Just spend another term or so impressing Kilvin, then ask him to intercede on your behalf.