Next day he was summoned to a special meeting of the University Council.
Hunziker did his summoning very well indeed (unless it happened to be merely a stenographer).
Dr. Stout summoned Clif, as president of the Freshmen.
But the dean was not going to summon him at once; he was going to keep him waiting in torture, then execute him in public.
In unbelievable simplicity he considered that, as his quarrel with Silva was not personal, he could still summon him, and this time he was justified.
She had been summoned home to Dakota, perhaps for months, on the ground that her mother was unwell, and he had, or thought he had, to see her daily.
Hunziker summoned him to the office next day.
He summoned forth London laboratories, dinners on frosty evenings in Stockholm, walks on the Pincio with sunset behind the dome of San Pietro, extreme danger and overpowering disgust from excreta-smeared garments in an epidemic at Marseilles.
Once the ignition ceased and, while they awaited a garageman summoned by telephone, they viewed a dairy farm with an electrical milking machine.
Next day he summoned Martin, and protested.
V. For once Gottlieb did not amble into his laboratory but curtly summoned him.
Martin was reading this article, trying to realize that it was actually exposed in a fabulous New York magazine, with a million circulation, when Pickerbaugh summoned him.
No Pickerbaugh or Rouncefield could burst in here and drag him away to be explanatory and plausible and public; he would be free to work, instead of being summoned to the package-wrapping and dictation of breezy letters which men call work.
The central was now demoralized by the plague, and when for two hours Martin had tried to have Leora summoned, he gave up.
He was summoned into the reception-room of the department to explain to angry citizens why the garage next door to them should smell of gasoline; he went back to his cubbyhole to dictate letters to school-principals about dental clinics; he drove out to Swede Hollow to see what attention the food and dairy inspector had given to the slaughterhouses; he ordered a family in Shantytown quarantined; and escaped at last into the laboratory.
A few days after their arrival Martin was summoned to the telephone to hear a masculine voice rasping: "Hello.
That evening, when he was playing poker in his flat with Irving Watters, the school-clinic dentist, and a young doctor from the city clinic, the telephone bell summoned him to an excited but saccharine: "This is Orchid.
Whether it was the compulsion of McGurk or the demands of the public-spirited, or whether Gottlieb’s own imagination aroused enough to visualize the far-off misery of the blacks in the canefields, he summoned Martin and remarked: "It comes to me that there is pneumonic plague in Manchuria and bubonic in St. Hubert, in the West Indies.
There are no more uses of "summon" in the book.
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I was summoned to the principal’s office.
I summoned all my courage and walked into the room.