"How pleasant it is, your excellency!" he said with a respectful smile.
Edwards supposes in the nature of God an original disposition to an " emanation " of His being, and it is the excellency of this divine being, particularly in the elect, which is, in his view, the final cause and motive of the world.
"One thing I ask of your excellency," Dolokhov said in his firm, ringing, deliberate voice.
"What orders, your excellency?" said the huntsman in his deep bass, deep as a proto-deacon's and hoarse with hallooing--and two flashing black eyes gazed from under his brows at his master, who was silent.
His excellency is staying in the same house with them.
The Queen, or the Excellency of the Sea, a play of inverted passion, containing some fine sensuous lines, printed in 1653 by Alexander Singhe for private performance, has been recently edited by W.
"The whole of time is a festival unto Christians because of the excellency of the good things which have been given" is the comment of St Chrysostom on 1 Cor.
High, containing the grave of Ludwig Windthorst, "his little excellency," for many years leader of the Ultramontane (Centre) party in the imperial diet.
In May 1670 he received the titles of excellency and privy councillor; in July of the same year he was ennobled under the name of Griffenfeldt, deriving his title from the gold griffin with outspread wings which surmounted his escutcheon; in November 1673 he was created a count, a knight of the Elephant and, finally, imperial chancellor.
About the year 260 it was again propounded within the Church by Paul of Samosata, who held that, by his unique excellency, the man Jesus gradually rose to the Divine dignity, so as to be worthy of the name of God.
As long as your Excellency lives you will see that we shall never be the attacking party on another man's land."
"Your excellency, it's the officer Dolokhov, who has been reduced to the ranks," said the captain softly.
"I will, your excellency," said Timokhin, showing by his smile that he understood his commander's wish.
"But you know the wise maxim your excellency, advising one to expect the worst," said the Austrian general, evidently wishing to have done with jests and to come to business.
"Your excellency," said he in German, stepping forward and addressing the Austrian general, "I have the honor to congratulate you."
"Yes, your excellency," answered the Ukrainian gaily, tossing his head.
"Would not your excellency like a little refreshment?" he said.
"Hadn't I better ride over, your excellency?" asked Nesvitski.
"Oh, your excellency!" said Franz, with difficulty rolling the portmanteau into the vehicle, "we are to move on still farther.
Your excellency, I should like to be of use here.
"Captain Tushin's, your excellency!" shouted the red-haired, freckled gunner in a merry voice, standing to attention.
"Please, your excellency, for God's sake!" he kept saying, glancing for support at an officer of the suite who turned away from him.
"Quite avare, your excellency," suddenly shouted the colonel, touching his horse and turning purple in the face.
"Your excellency, here are two trophies," said Dolokhov, pointing to the French sword and pouch.
When I saw, your excellency, that their first battalion was disorganized, I stopped in the road and thought: 'I'll let them come on and will meet them with the fire of the whole battalion'--and that's what I did.
"And, if your excellency will allow me to express my opinion," he continued, "we owe today's success chiefly to the action of that battery and the heroic endurance of Captain Tushin and his company," and without awaiting a reply, Prince Andrew rose and left the table.
"His Excellency Prince Vasili Kuragin and his son, I understand?" she said inquiringly.
"The picket is still on the hill, your excellency, just where it was in the evening," reported Rostov, stooping forward with his hand at the salute and unable to repress the smile of delight induced by his ride and especially by the sound of the bullets.
"Your excellency," said Rostov, "may I ask a favor?"
"I intended to re-form them beyond the village, your excellency," answered the general.
"Plenty of time, your excellency," muttered Kutuzov in the midst of a yawn.
Even such titles as" Excellency," Honourable," Mr "were distasteful to him.
According to Selden it denotes "an excellency or pre-eminence only, not a superiority or power over other dukes, as in archbishop it doth over other bishops."
"Excuse me, your excellency," he began.
Your excellency! answered Alpatych, immediately recognizing the voice of his young prince.
"Your... your excellency," stammered Alpatych and broke into sobs.
"Are we really quite lost, your excellency?" he asked again.
"They even say," remarked the "man of great merit" who did not yet possess courtly tact, "that his excellency made it an express condition that the sovereign himself should not be with the army."
His excellency Prince Andrew himself gave me orders to move all the people away and not leave them with the enemy, and there is an order from the Tsar about it too.
Your excellency, how come you to be here? asked the doctor.
"We see light again, since his Serenity has been appointed, your excellency," said Timokhin timidly, and continually turning to glance at his colonel.
You see, we were going away, so he would get it all; wasn't it so, your excellency? and again Timokhin turned to the prince.