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  • Your majesty will be graciously pleased to remember that it was born in a moment, and the next instant lost its value. Cited from Barlasch of the Guard, by H. S. Merriman
  • A public trial of the commander-in-chief was expected by the people, and it was graciously granted by his majesty. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • He seems to have been graciously received, though his hostess candidly informed him that she had never heard his name before. Cited from Little Memoirs of the 19th Century, George Paston
  • Chris was graciously willing, but she was full of curiosity at the same time. Cited from The Crimson Blind, by Fred M. White
  • A pension of three hundred a year was graciously offered, and with very little hesitation accepted. Cited from Misc Writings and Speeches, Lord Macaulay V3 of 4
  • Accordingly he repaired to this place, and was graciously received by the noble lady. Cited from The Life of Michelangelo Buonarotti, by John Addington Symonds
  • His offer to help the American don the garment was graciously declined. Cited from The Bronze Bell, by Louis Joseph Vance
  • The Hawaiian party was graciously received and given the same honor as every nation in attendance.
  • She was graciously permitted to cut some bread and butter while the old woman prepared a tray. Cited from The Bars of Iron, by Ethel May Dell
  • Was graciously received by Her Ladyship, who is now of advanced age. Cited from Punch, Vol. 99, Sep. 27, 1890, ed. by Sir Francis Burnand
  • These were graciously received, and a commercial treaty of the most favorable character was at once negotiated. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 32, Jun, 1860
  • Hitherto my mind has been graciously supported though sometimes painfully exercised. Cited from Religion in Earnest, John Lyth
  • He was as good as his word, and the duchess was graciously pleased to express her satisfaction. Cited from Madame Flirt, by Charles E. Pearce
  • I was graciously received, a few questions of courtesy asked, and a glass of wine poured out for me. Cited from Rattlin the Reefer, by Edward Howard
  • And with that he took to his bed, and remained there until the Queen was graciously pleased to grant him her pardon. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1588a by Motley
  • The day was fine, and the ladies were graciously invited to behold the bride before she left for church. Cited from Shawl-Straps, by Louisa M. Alcott
  • The present and the promises were graciously received by the priest, who appointed a day on which the operation was to be performed. Cited from The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Vol. 1, by Frazer
  • As the deputies took their leave, they requested an answer to their memorial, which was graciously promised. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1588b by Motley
  • His apology was graciously accepted, and the late alarm became a subject of general amusement. Cited from The Rivals of Acadia, by Harriet Vaughan Cheney
  • As for thee, a just path be graciously granted to thee When thou enterest the house of man. Cited from The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria, by Morris Jastrow
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