Alex was cordial to his father and formal to his sister.
"Mrs. Lander," she began in a cordial tone.
He was much more cordial now that he was immersed in what amounted to a major man hunt.
Though querulous because of his non-preferment, De Quincey tells us that "his lordship was a joyous, jovial, and cordial host."
The cordial and gentle manners of Mrs Gibbon, however, and her unremitting care for his happiness, won him from his first prejudices, and gave her a permanent place in his esteem and.
Landor's maxims of "few acquaintances, fewer friends, no familiarities" had his cordial approval.
Nevertheless Peckham's relations with the king were often cordial, and Edward called on him for help in bringing order into conquered Wales.
On Lord Salisbury's resignation on the 11th of July 1902, Mr Balfour succeeded him as prime minister, with the cordial approval of all sections of the Unionist party.
The tension was relaxed with the fall of the Zanardelli government, and comparatively cordial relations were gradually re-established.
The cordial relations thus emphasized encouraged Baron Aerenthal, in the autumn of 1908, to pursue a still bolder policy.
He also received assurances of the cordial sympathy of British Abolitionists with him in his efforts to abolish American slavery.
At St Petersburg he met with a more cordial reception from Catherine II., and in 1787 he was permitted to return to France, though not to Paris.
The cordial relations between Napoleon and the pasha of Iannina had not long continued.
When she heard of his arrival she almost ran into the drawing room, flushed and beaming with a more than cordial smile.
"We won't speak of it any more, my dear," said Pierre, and his gentle, cordial tone suddenly seemed very strange to Natasha.
Natasha's unwontedly brilliant eyes, continually glancing at him with a more than cordial look, had reduced him to this condition.
Well, what is Paris saying? he asked, suddenly changing his former stern expression for a most cordial tone.