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  • When he threw the latch, the thumper would begin its summons.
  • Well then, Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen, I summoned you here hoping to teach you a bit of wisdom.
  • A summons from your father to—
  • Shall I summon a handler to help you?
  • Now summon the boy.
  • If Yueh didn’t tell you why I summoned you, then one of your spies in my household did.
  • He had been summoned back from the Fremen and had his orders from Hawat—"Under pretext of guarding her, you will keep the Lady Jessica under constant surveillance."
  • Paul stepped out of the crack, watched the sand wave recede across the waste toward the new thumper summons.
  • "You think of nerve couriers racing to summon help that cannot come," Piter said.
  • Not this Rabban he’d summoned, of course.
  • The Baron reached beneath a drapery beside his suspensor bed, pressed a button to summon his older nephew, Rabban.
  • "You summoned me," Rabban said.
  • That’s why I summoned you here to Arrakis.
  • He summoned the energy to croak at it.
  • He summoned all his strength, moved his hand a finger’s width toward the nearest hawk.
  • "Your son has been summoned from his rest, Sayyadina," Stilgar said.
  • What is happening? I thought I was being summoned to council.
  • When we see the first moon rise this night, whom will it summon?
  • "You have reasons other than courtesy for summoning me," Chani said.
  • The captive worm could be ridden until it lay exhausted and quiescent upon the desert surface and a new maker must be summoned.
  • Anything that summoned a worm had to be avoided at all costs.
  • There was jealousy when it was learned that I’d been summoned north.
  • "I summoned you," Jessica said.
  • I came at your summons, Majesty.
  • "Summons!" the old witch cackled.
  • But there was no one here to obey his summons.
  • But what you’ll summon for your test is a wild maker, an old man of the desert.
  • "Summon Count Fenring from his quarters," the Reverend Mother said.
  • The purpose: to be driven into the sand and set "thumping" to summon shai-hulud.
  • Why did he summon me?
  • He lifted his head and looked to the south, reminding himself that the maker summoned wild from the erg was an unknown quantity, and the one who summoned it was equally unknown to this test.
  • He lifted his head and looked to the south, reminding himself that the maker summoned wild from the erg was an unknown quantity, and the one who summoned it was equally unknown to this test.
  • Paul lowered his voice, said: "Stilgar, I want sandwalkers out this night and cielagos sent to summon a Council Gathering.
  • The clapper began revolving and the summons drummed through the sand, a measured "lump . lump . lump . " He straightened, scanning the horizon, remembering Stilgar’s words: "Judge the line of approach carefully.

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  • I was summoned to the principal’s office.
  • I summoned all my courage and walked into the room.

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