ask pardon

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  • They would make the King ask pardon before they had done with him. Cited from History of England, James II Vol. 2, Macaulay
  • I do not ask pardon for the way I spoke to you just now. Cited from Black Caesar's Clan, by Albert Payson Terhune
  • I also ask pardon of all whom I have injured in any way. Cited from The Dock and the Scaffold, by Unknown
  • "Did you ever have to ask pardon of one who had fought you?" Cited from Gordon Keith, by Thomas Nelson Page
  • I ask pardon of those to whom I have not done good.
  • I come, sir, once more, to ask pardon for my strange conduct. Cited from She Stoops to Conquer, by Oliver Goldsmith
  • When Major saw what he considered a great mistake, he asked pardon.
  • He ought to go to her and ask pardon for his violence. Cited from Australia Felix, by Henry Handel Richardson
  • I ask pardon, but I did not know you at first. Cited from Cecilia Vol. 3, by Frances Burney
  • When he has had time to recover himself, he will ask pardon of each and all of you. Cited from Archibald Malmaison, by Julian Hawthorne
  • From those who feel the fire I feel, what use Is there in asking pardon? Cited from Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete, by John Symonds
  • I would wish to ask pardon of the King's daughter. Cited from Three Wonder Plays, by Lady I. A. Gregory
  • He blamed himself and asked pardon and prepared to get away out of her sight as soon as possible. Cited from Children of the Mist, by Eden Phillpotts
  • I wish to ask pardon of our client, and to give him some advice. Cited from Cosmopolis by Paul Bourget, v3
  • I discovered that when they must ask pardon or make amends, they do so with bad grace. Cited from Villa Elsa, by Stuart Henry
  • We ask pardon of any one whose rights we may have accidentally overlooked. Cited from Best British Short Stories, Ed. O'Brien & Cournos
  • She did not ask pardon, but she became at once more respectful. Cited from Bad Hugh, by Mary Jane Holmes
  • A few hours later, of course, repentance came upon him, and he wrote to ask pardon. Cited from Will Warburton, by George Gissing
  • I ask pardon for this short appearance, by way of chorus, on the stage. Cited from The History of Tom Jones, a foundling, H. Fielding
  • It is not the way of Kings to ask pardon very often. Cited from Oddsfish!, by Robert Hugh Benson
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