graciously given

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  • She had graciously given him all the opportunity he had any right to ask. Cited from Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, by Charles Major
  • So the next day she went to call on the man who had so graciously given the sword back. Cited from Little Journeys To the Homes of Famous Women, by Elbert Hubbard
  • Mrs. Quintan graciously gave him her hand and said something about his kindness to her boy. Cited from Love, The Fiddler, by Lloyd Osbourne
  • I have spoken of this matter with the lord abbot, who has graciously given his consent. Cited from Veranilda, by George Gissing
  • And he said, The children which God hath graciously given thy servant. Cited from The Bible, King James, Genesis Book 1
  • The Lord has graciously given to man the supremacy over the brute creation. Cited from Life and Labors of Elder John Kline, the Martyr Missionary, John Kline
  • And God, in mercy, graciously Gave my lost darling back to me. Cited from The Verse-Book Of A Homely Woman, by Fay Inchfawn
  • I lay down on my face to kiss his hand, which he very graciously gave me; so did the empress and young princes of the blood. Cited from Gulliver's Travels, by Jonathan Swift
  • It was graciously given, and I, fool that I was, thought it was to do me honor that I was asked. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XII. No. 31. October, 1873, by Various
  • To them must go the foreign missionaries, to teach the things which have been graciously given them on account of their innate superiority. Cited from The Spinster Book, by Myrtle Reed
  • Seeing all these things, that lord graciously gave the woman free to Saint Kiaranus, and she went forth to her own people, rejoicing and giving thanks. Cited from The Latin & Irish Lives of Ciaran, by Anonymous
  • The permission was graciously given, and as Sam retired we longed to tell him to engage some one renowned for his disobedience. Cited from We of the Never-Never, Jeanie "Mrs. Aeneas" Gunn
  • On the 24th of November the Queen went to Saint Paul's, to return thanks for the victory graciously given. Cited from The Golden Grasshopper, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • We sometimes think of the teacher as a lawgiver, and of the learner as one who with docility receives what is graciously given. Cited from By the Christmas Fire, by Samuel McChord Crothers
  • Princess Celandine implored her pardon, which she graciously gave; indeed the Princess was so charming she could refuse her nothing. Cited from Green Fairy Book, by Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • It is very blue -- I think that her eyes have made it more blue, Sweetly staining it As the pressure of her body has graciously given it form. Cited from Main Street, Other Poems, Joyce Kilmer
  • The emperor and royal family came out of the palace: I lay on my face to kiss his hand, which he very graciously gave me: so did the empress and young princes of the blood. Cited from Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 5, by Charles Sylvester
  • The emperor and royal family came out of the palace; I lay down on my face to kiss his hand, which he very graciously gave me; so did the empress, and young princes of the blood. Cited from Junior Classics, V5, Edited by William Patten
  • Arrived at the lodgings, Madame Fontaine requested me to wait for her in the shabby little sitting-room, and graciously gave me permission to smoke. Cited from Jezebel's Daughter, by Wilkie Collins
  • I may sail into dinner with the upper hook in the lower eye and the middle all askew, but the service is so graciously given, I would rather have my dress upside down than to grumble. Cited from The Lady and Sada San, by Frances Little
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