Hugs, intros and congratulations followed as we emerged from the car.
Congratulations, Dean said as Fred climbed in back.
Then he added, Congratulations. Looks like you're going to be running unopposed.
Before Dean could contact Lydia to offer his congratulations, she visited Bird Song the day after Cynthia returned.
Congratulations. You deserve it.
Congratulations on making the climb—at your age.
For an hour afterward, the celebrating and congratulations diverted their attention from each other.
Congratulations. Your horse ranch is shaping up nicely.
On that occasion all Europe united to do him honour, many learned societies sent delegates to express their congratulations, the king of Italy gave him his own portrait on a gold medallion, and among the numerous addresses he received was one from Kaiser Wilhelm II., who took the opportunity of presenting him with the Grand Gold Medal for Science.
Empire, Crmieux, as president of the government delegation at Tours, hastened to offer his congratulations to Italy.
And seized this opportunity of lavishing on the pontiff friendly congratulations mingled with useful advice.
In 97 he was sent to upper Germany to convey the congratulations of the army to Trajan on his adoption by Nerva; and, in January of the following year, he hastened to announce the death of Nerva to Trajan at Cologne.
His Both birthday, 8th February 1899, was celebrated by a burst of congratulations and addresses, both public and private.
But the opposition subsided somewhat on the publication of Tsar Nicholas's congratulations to the king on his engagement and of his acceptance to act as the principal witness at the wedding.
He finished and, getting up, embraced and kissed Pierre, who, with tears of joy in his eyes, looked round him, not knowing how to answer the congratulations and greetings from acquaintances that met him on all sides.
Christmas came and except for the ceremonial Mass, the solemn and wearisome Christmas congratulations from neighbors and servants, and the new dresses everyone put on, there were no special festivities, though the calm frost of twenty degrees Reaumur, the dazzling sunshine by day, and the starlight of the winter nights seemed to call for some special celebration of the season.
Boris came to the Rostovs' box, received their congratulations very simply, and raising his eyebrows with an absent-minded smile conveyed to Natasha and Sonya his fiancee's invitation to her wedding, and went away.
Formerly, after he had given two or three orders and uttered a few phrases, marshals and adjutants had come galloping up with congratulations and happy faces, announcing the trophies taken, the corps of prisoners, bundles of enemy eagles and standards, cannon and stores, and Murat had only begged leave to loose the cavalry to gather in the baggage wagons.