References in classic literature ?
And I declare, on my word of honour, that what I am now about to write is, strictly and literally, the truth.
"Well," exclaimed Ned Land, "never will I give my word of honour not to try to escape."
"I did not ask you for your word of honour, Master Land," answered the commander, coldly.
But no word of honour binds us to the master of this vessel."
Hawkins, will you give me your word of honour as a young gentleman--for a young gentleman you are, although poor born--your word of honour not to slip your cable?"
"I give you my word of honour," answered the merchant, "that I will come back without fail."
Do concepts like word of honour, commitment and faith ever feature in your business model?
I will not arrest him because that's word of honour," the president said.