-we were obeying
The word obedecíamos is the imperfect form of obedecer in the first person plural.
See the full obedecer conjugation


Le verdad es que solo obedecíamos órdenes.
The truth is, we were only following orders.
Si no obedecíamos, nos castigarían.
If we didn't obey, we will be beaten up.
Solo obedecíamos órdenes, nada más.
We were only following orders, nothing more.
Dijo que no nos lastimaría si lo obedecíamos.
He said he wouldn't hurt us if we did what he said.
No queremos volver al tiempo en que las autoridades ordenaban y los demás obedecíamos.
We don't want to return to a time when the authorities ordered and the rest of us obeyed.
Le obedecíamos en todo pero con el tiempo quedó claro que Lore no sabía cómo cumplir su palabra.
We gladly did everything he asked of us but, after a while, it became clear that Lore had no idea how to keep his promise.
Porque no obedecíamos más las leyes de la guerra.
Because we no longer obeyed the rules of war.
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