` If a king, hearken not to law, his people shall grow feeble and his land be ravaged.
Erza did not hearken to his appeal.
They denied Church, Scripture, the current ministry and services, calling on men to hearken to Christ within them.
On compulsion he stood in their midst and said: " O God, king of the universe, since these who stand with me are thy people and the besieged are thy priests, I pray thee that thou hearken not to those against these, nor accomplish what these entreat against those."
Others, on the other hand, hearken back to formal arcane rules of courtship.