royal favour

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  • He was well received in his native country and enjoyed every evidence of royal favour.
  • This may have set in place a course of events that would lead to loss of royal favour.
  • Next year, however, he received a further sign of royal favour. Cited from The History of England, by T.F. Tout
  • He could not bear to see any other person near him, though below him, in the royal favour. Cited from History of England, James II V. 5, Macaulay
  • By acting thus one may win royal favour. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Love, as I see it in the court and camp, Means seeking royal favour. Cited from Poems of Progress, by Ella W. Wilcox
  • They all died in office, and in the enjoyment of public respect and royal favour. Cited from Critical and Historical Essays, by Macaulay V2
  • He had once enjoyed a large measure of royal favour. Cited from History of England, James II V. 5, Macaulay
  • Royal favour came to him, and he was appointed one of the royal chaplains.
  • The reason for this transfer is not clear, whether by death or by his having fallen out of royal favour.
  • She will venture the loss of royal favour, and life itself, to secure the safety of her people. Cited from Notable Women of Olden Time, by Anonymous
  • As for himself, his places and the royal favour were as nothing to him in comparison with his religion. Cited from History of England, James II Vol. 2, Macaulay
  • You should know that people are never the same after royal favours have been conferred on them. Cited from Duty, and other Irish Comedies, by Seumas O'Brien
  • In turn he, for the first time, gained the royal favours.
  • His son was appointed the king's chamberlain and enjoyed a still larger share of royal favour.
  • Things went on this way for some time, and Pinkel every day rose in the royal favour. Cited from The Orange Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • Her visits usually occurred about twice a year, and possessed something of the nature of a Royal favour. Cited from The Odds, by Ethel M. Dell
  • These marks of public esteem were soon followed by marks of royal favour. Cited from Critical and Historical Essays, by Macaulay V1
  • He was out of royal favour in the reign of Queen Anne.
  • This rare mark of royal favour took the form of a canton of Saint George.
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