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  • Have you any more civilities to address to me in my own house? Cited from The Doctor's Dilemma, by George Bernard Shaw
  • As a civility to that family we called on the following evening, upon their guests. Cited from Recollections of a Long Life, by Theodore Ledyard Cuyler
  • Don't tell me about civility to relatives, and the study of human nature! Cited from Idolatry, by Julian Hawthorne
  • I am not at liberty to consider it as nothing more than a civility to his friend. Cited from American Eloquence, Volume I (of 4), by Various
  • "Then why couldn't you have the civility to tell me so at once?" Cited from None Other Gods, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • It was really very unkind of him, after so much civility to him. Cited from Now It Can Be Told, by Philip Gibbs
  • Let you show civility to him, and the wedding day will be to-morrow. Cited from Three Wonder Plays, by Lady I. A. Gregory
  • I told you before, that you must not show any civility to Jacquelina. Cited from The Missing Bride, by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Your brothers speak well of him, and I shall always think myself obliged to him for his civilities to you. Cited from Hetty Wesley, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Surely a man may offer ordinary civilities to his friends. Cited from The Missing Link, by Edward Dyson
  • So much the better, and perhaps she could cover her father's rudeness by her own civility to so kind a friend. Cited from Mary Barton, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • We called there to do a civility to the wali, and leave two soldiers there. Cited from Southern Arabia, by Theodore Bent and Mabel Bent
  • "She might have had the civility to put her crest at the top." Cited from Cashel Byron's Profession, by G. B. Shaw
  • If at the same time you had caused the commission to be executed, you would have added civility to good intentions. Cited from Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Volume 1, Matthew L. Davis
  • It would be very difficult to continue her civility to Mrs. Abbott after this. Cited from The Whirlpool, by George Gissing
  • It is civility to return a bow, although you do not know the one who is bowing to you. Cited from Our Deportment, by John H. Young
  • In the mean time thank you for the account you give me of the King's extreme civility to you. Cited from Letters of Horace Walpole, Vol. I, by Horace Walpole
  • Charles heard it quite by chance; they have not had the civility to give me any notice, or of offering to take anything. Cited from Persuasion, by Jane Austen
  • He had the civility to stay and take me out for a ride, instead of going to run down those poor pretty emus. Cited from Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn by Henry Kingsley
  • When at length he finished his sketch, he had the civility to beg her pardon. Cited from Esther, by Henry Adams
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