graciously permitted

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  • She even graciously permitted her to sit down, so near that their chairs touched. Cited from Democracy An American Novel, by Henry Adams
  • The officer was entirely deceived, and graciously permitted us to go with them for the day. Cited from Warlord of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • You also will send up your feelings of thankfulness that God graciously permitted you to accomplish such great things. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. X, Ed. by Francke
  • 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
  • Five times he had been graciously permitted to visit the lady at her house, and to discover a score of new charms at each interview. Cited from Round the Block, by John Bell Bouton
  • Dearest father, would your majesty not most graciously permit the learned disputation to begin? Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IV, by Francke (Ed.)
  • He noticed that Hahlstroem graciously permitted the stranger to entertain him and pay him court. Cited from Atlantis, by Gerhart Hauptmann
  • And then he was graciously permitted to minister to her last hours in a hospital where a street accident had sent her unconscious, and where he was chief of the medical staff. Cited from Quiet Talks on John's Gospel, by S. D. Gordon
  • But we did not invite him inside until our meal was finished, and then we graciously permitted him to go for water wherewith to wash up. Cited from The Eye of Zeitoon, by Talbot Mundy
  • The white men would graciously permit him to lose his gold across their gaming-tables, but for neither love nor money could he obtain a drink across their bars. Cited from Smoke Bellew, by Jack London
  • After a critical and unnecessarily long examination of this document I am graciously permitted to depart. Cited from Around the World on a Bicycle V1,Thomas Stevens
  • So much he graciously permitted: then he ran off to receive the ovation awaiting him from Tara and Chris. Cited from Far to Seek, by Maud Diver
  • Then, prepared for conquest, she climbed into the strong, country-built bamboo cart in which her husband was graciously permitted to drive her to the club. Cited from The Elephant God, by Gordon Casserly
  • All through the interval the Master had graciously permitted me to sow and to reap. Cited from Fifteen Years With The Outcast, by M. Roberts
  • He was enchanted to perfect stillness, but he was graciously permitted to take in the particulars of the girl's appearance. Cited from The Claim Jumpers, by Stewart Edward White
  • I beg that your excellency will graciously permit me to return home with the ship to Cavalla, after the soldiers shall have been disembarked. Cited from Mohammed Ali and His House, by Louise Muhlbach
  • In a condescending way she graciously permitted him to press his lips to her cheek; nor was this unexpected reserve the only drawback to his new happiness. Cited from Enter Bridget, by Thomas Cobb
  • Even Ned rejoiced that Tom had returned and stroked his back, which for once the lynx graciously permitted. Cited from Dick in the Everglades, by A. W. Dimock
  • "Sire, would not your majesty graciously permit him to arrange his toilet a little?" asked Duroc. Cited from Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia, by L. Muhlbach
  • "Not having been accused of crime, she has not been sent to the Bastile; his majesty has graciously permitted her to be imprisoned in her own hotel." Cited from Prince Eugene, by Louisa Muhlbach
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