graciously consented

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  • He graciously consented, and I was pleased to find how nearly I had hit the mark. Cited from Great Fortunes, and How They Were Made, by James D. McCabe, Jr.
  • After many days I petitioned the king that I might return to my own country, to which he graciously consented. Cited from The Arabian Nights, by Andrew Lang
  • After many days I petitioned the King that I might return to my own country, to which he graciously consented. Cited from Oriental Literature, by Anonymous
  • When he was tired of nothing to do, and disposed in its turn to cut even that, he graciously consented to go to Canada. Cited from Little Dorrit, by Charles Dickens
  • Wherefore, he graciously consented to taste the "run" of the day before. Cited from The Trail of the White Mule, by B.M. Bower
  • He approached the empress with a noble grace, bent his knee, and asked her to dance with him, which she graciously consented to do. Cited from Legends of the Rhine, by Wilhelm Ruland
  • His Majesty graciously consented to give me a farewell audience. Cited from German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Vol. VII
  • This tonic secured, he graciously consented to be introduced, but would reserve the ratification of the wedding treaty till later. Cited from Idle Hour Stories, by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  • "Your Majesty, the Princess on that occasion most graciously consented to accept my daughter as her attendant." Cited from The Prince of India, by Lew. Wallace, Vol. 1
  • He graciously consented, and led me to his closet, overlooking the River Thames. Cited from The Touchstone of Fortune, by Charles Major
  • Thereupon, George graciously consented to proceed to his bedroom, and put together his clothes with a view to his visit to the Hall. Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • Moreover, he has graciously consented that we should go on an expedition along the coast, to pick up cotton, lumber, and, above all, recruits. Cited from Army Life in a Black Regiment, by T. Higginson
  • A Finnish lady came with the cow, and my brother-in-law's chauffeur graciously consented to come with the motor. Cited from The Smiling Hill-Top, by Julia M. Sloane
  • Your mother very graciously consented to receive me as a belated summer boarder, a kindness which I greatly appreciate, I assure you. Cited from The Story Of The Soil, By Cyril G. Hopkins
  • It could make peace, but, in order to secure a successful end to a war, it could not collect a dollar for expense, except as each State graciously consented to pay its share. Cited from The United States of America Part I, by E. Sparks
  • The Cadi graciously consented, bidding his major-domo take the basket, and bestow it carefully among the things. Cited from Oriental Encounters, by Marmaduke Pickthall
  • Just then a young man approached the King, asking permission for the people to skate on the Crystal Lake, and his Majesty graciously consented. Cited from The Magical Monarch of Mo and His People, by L. Frank Baum
  • David had not come in from his farm, so there was nothing for it but to ask Mrs Jenkins to take off her bonnet and have some tea, to which that lady graciously consented. Cited from Gladys, the Reaper, by Anne Beale
  • There being nothing better to do, Jacques complied, and made his way to Valladolid, having learned that the king of Spain had graciously consented to the combat. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 6, by Charles Morris
  • It was notified to the public that the Government had graciously consented to admit the prisoners to bail. Cited from The Transvaal from Within, by J. P. Fitzpatrick
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