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  • Then, looking at him as graciously as she was able, she waited for his reply. Cited from Tales Of The Heptameron, Vol. V. (of V.), by Margaret, Queen Of Navarre
  • He had felt a little fear of the shock he was sure he would have to bear as graciously as possible. Cited from A Daughter of Fife, by Amelia Edith Barr
  • "Did you get out the nephridium?" he said as graciously as he could. Cited from Love and Mr. Lewisham, by H. G. Wells
  • I did that the more graciously as I was surprised that he did not sit on it. Cited from On the Edge of the War Zone, by Mildred Aldrich
  • So she smiled as graciously as she could, but her affability was lost upon the duke. Cited from Prince Eugene, by Louisa Muhlbach
  • Then the two visitors thanked their guide most graciously as he set them on their homeward way. Cited from Added Upon, by Nephi Anderson
  • He simply smiled as graciously as he could, and accepted the homage in silence. Cited from Bumper, The White Rabbit, by George Ethelbert Walsh
  • I therefore declined his offer; and I have often since thought not quite so graciously as I ought to have done. Cited from J. S. Le Fanu's Ghostly Tales, Volume 4, by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  • To the surprise of every one, Catharine received her as graciously as the rest, and gave her her hand. Cited from History of King Charles II of England,by J. Abbott
  • He sent Elsie a suitable present, and stood beside me through the ceremony as graciously as he was able. Cited from On the Stairs, by Henry B. Fuller
  • He threw open the door, and bowed as graciously as if he had been a sovereign dismissing a subject. Cited from The Guilty River, by Wilkie Collins
  • And thou, sweet goddess, dost not look down upon me as graciously as before; I fear thou art angry. Cited from A Thorny Path, by Georg Ebers, v4
  • Seeing that there were many people in the church, and that he was accompanied by two stout serving-men, she forced herself to speak as graciously as she could. Cited from Tales Of The Heptameron, Vol. I. (of V.), by Margaret, Queen Of Navarre
  • She climbed out of the carriage and greeted Betty as graciously as her mother had done. Cited from The Little Colonel's House Party, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • His Excellency smiled at me graciously as I made my adieux, and passed on. Cited from The Lost Ambassador, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • He is taken back into his Father's house as freely and graciously as the prodigal son in the parable was. Cited from The Good News of God, by Charles Kingsley
  • He had never before seen her do anything for herself, yet she presided over the simple meal she had prepared as graciously as over the course dinners of her chef. Cited from The Master-Knot of Human Fate, by Ellis Meredith
  • Was there ever anybody who handled the bare facts of life so graciously as this Miss Euphrasia? Cited from The Other Girls, by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • Mademoiselle's eyes beamed graciously as she held out her hand and said what pleasure it gave her to make the acquaintance of one who loved art for its own sake. Cited from The Argosy, Vol. 51, No. 6, June 1891, ed. by Charles W. Wood
  • The captain received her as graciously as possible, although he knew at the first glance that his entire stock of affableness could not dispel the threatening clouds. Cited from Jess of the Rebel Trail, by H. A. Cody
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