His abilities, his courtesy and his upright character made him a universal favourite.
Rights of dower and courtesy both exist.
War is not courtesy but the most horrible thing in life; and we ought to understand that and not play at war.
He'd made a courtesy call on Mrs. Glass who had promptly donated a vacant furnished apartment for his use.
His gentle courtesy and quaint speech won my heart.
Bagration was embarrassed, not wishing to avail himself of their courtesy, and this caused some delay at the doors, but after all he did at last enter first.
One of the minions in Betsy's organization had arranged for a pleasure car for her weekend, courtesy of her boss who felt guilty for her frequent out of town travel.
We arrived there courtesy of U.S. Air and via San Paolo.
The thought of their gentle courtesy and genuine kindness brings a warm glow of joy and gratitude to my heart.
From there, I went to Carter Paterson's office, where I was greeted with the utmost courtesy.
Everyone was disarmed by the unfailing courtesy of manner and the seemingly inexhaustible generosity.
They are all about to vanish, courtesy of the Internet and its associated technologies.
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The adjutant by his elaborate courtesy appeared to wish to ward off any attempt at familiarity on the part of the Russian messenger.
We took the courtesy shuttle to the hotel.
Rights of dower and courtesy both obtain.
The king was now their sovereign lord; and, for all his courtesy and gentleness, the jealousy with which he guarded and the vigour with which he enforced the prerogative plainly showed that he meant to remain so.
Powell sets forth the laws of real and artificial kinship among the North American tribes, as well as tribal organization and government, the formation of confederacies, and the intricate rules of artificial kinship by which rank and courtesy were established.
Unhappily the insolence which, while it was defensive, was pardonable, and in some sense respectable, accompanied him into societies where he was treated with courtesy and kindness.
The queen-mother married Sir James Stewart of Lorne, and their sons, Buchan and Atholl, mixed in the confused intrigues of the reign of James III., but the queen was treated with scant courtesy by the rival parties.
Neither can by will deprive the other of the right of dower or courtesy in the real estate and of the right to one-third of the personal estate.
The chivalrous courtesy which he showed to the captive princesses was a favourite theme for later rhetoricians.
Though occasionally irritable in speech, in his written polemics he was remarkable for courtesy to opponents and a capacity to understand their point of view.
In this peaceful retirement he pursued his studies with unabated ardour, and received with uniform courtesy distinguished visitors from all parts of the world.
Paris and London having assured Washington that neither concealment nor lack of courtesy was intended, Belgrade found it quite safe to reject the note of Jan.
An excuse was provided in the fact that the poet had a copy of some unpublished poems of Frederick's, and as soon as Voltaire arrived hands were laid on him, at first with courtesy enough.
In terms of equal courtesy the prior declined the invitation, nor did he obey a second, less softly worded, in September.
Whether in real courtesy of heart they excel Occidentals may be open to doubt, but in all the forms of comity they are unrivalled.
Lugard appealed to the king to do justice, but he himself was treated with scant courtesy, and his envoy was told that the French party would sack Kampala if Lugard interfered on behalf of the murdered man.
Adams treated the Cherokees with the courtesy due to a sovereign nation, and held that the United States had done all that was required to meet the obligation assumed in 1802.
He was a man of striking presence and distinguished by a fine courtesy of manner.
A widower is entitled by courtesy to a life interest in all his wife's real estate; if she dies intestate, he is entitled to all her personal estate; if she dies intestate, leaving no descendants and no paternal or maternal kindred, he is entitled to her whole estate absolutely.
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