The palace contains no moat, or armed guards, nor do I detect any sophisticated security system.
I love my wheeled wonder, my palace on wheels, but it's unique and easily remembered.
They tore apart the palace and your cabin.
Some large bird has stolen it from his palace.
King Frost lives in a beautiful palace far to the North, in the land of perpetual snow.
He trotted down the stairs from his palace to the apple orchard that stretched from his home to the imperial city beyond.
"In a room of the palace," he answered.
The old episcopal palace of Kongsgaard is now a Latin school.
"Come to the palace to-morrow," he said, "and you shall have your clothes.
The palace acted as a barracks for his assassins, who were trudging in after he ordered their contracts all cancelled.
For example, there's a room in your palace in the underworld where you've refused to go.
Either they're huge babies you have to take care of, or they want to lock you in their palace with eunuchs.
We might have to fight our way into the palace tomorrow.
The angel found his footing and took her hand. They raced through the last of the jungle and across the expanse of grassless yard between the jungle and the palace. The sounds of demons grew louder.
Darian started towards the palace, intending to take her to bed with him once more before he started his official duties.
It was all that stood in the place where the palace had been.
In the centre of the Schlossplatz is the lofty jubilee column, erected in 1841 in memory of the king of Wurttemberg, William I., and in the courtyard of the old palace is a bronze equestrian statue of Duke Eberhard the Bearded.
To the north-east of the new palace lies the beautiful palace park, embellished with statuary and artificial sheets of water, and extending nearly all the way to Cannstatt, a distance of over two miles.
His deposition has been ascribed to a formal act of the Witan, but this seems an antedating of constitutional methods and the circumstances point to a palace revolution.
The city confers the title of marquis on the Osorio family, the ruins of whose palace, sacked in 1810 by the French, are still an object of interest.
Then the pope resorted to pawning palace furniture, table plate, jewels, even statues of the apostles.
When the office increased in importance the mayors of the palace did not, as has been thought, pursue an identical policy.
Some - for instance, Otto, the mayor of the palace of Austrasia towards 640 - were devoted to the Crown.
Won't she – " "She has a portal in her palace. It's the only way out."
He took off running toward the palace, his demon vision guiding him in the darkness. Kris followed closely, and they burst onto the yards surrounding the palace.
The orchards stretched from the palace to the city and had been open to the public for immortals all over to visit and enjoy.
He moved through the trees, trying to see the palace that had been his for a short time at the other end.
All signs of the palace were swept away, replaced by neat lines of apple trees that ran all the way to the beach beyond.
From this point, Xander was able to see most of the city, including the white dome of the palace at its center that marked the home of one of the three Gods that ruled the immortal realm.
To these may be added the industrial museum, the cabinet of coins, the museum of natural history, the collection of majolica vases in the new palace, and the Wurttemberg museum of antiquities.
There are several fine public buildings, as the governor's palace, the new opera-house, the public library and museum of Maltese antiquities, and the auberges or lodges of the Knights of Malta (especially the Auberge de Castile) which are now used for military offices, club-rooms, and other purposes.
Nearly the whole of the south-west side of the town is occupied by the palace (1720-1759), formerly the residence of the elector palatine of the Rhine.
The mayor of the palace, however, did not remain restricted to domestic functions; he had the discipline of the palace and tried persons who resided there.
If the king were a minor, the mayor of the palace supervised his education in the capacity of guardian (nutricius), and often also occupied himself with affairs of state.
When the custom of commendation developed, the king charged the mayor of the palace to protect those who had commended themselves to him and to 1 The mayors of certain cities in the United Kingdom (London, York, Dublin) have acquired by prescription the prefix of "lord."
The mayor of the palace thus found himself at the head of the commendati, just as he was at the head of the functionaries.
It is difficult to trace the names of some of the mayors of the palace, the post being of almost no significance in, the time of Gregory of Tours.
The people of Mangaboo now formed themselves into a procession and marched toward the glass city to escort their new ruler to her palace and to perform those ceremonies proper to the occasion.
"She is with the Princess Ozma, in the private rooms of the palace," replied Jellia Jamb.
He had seen considerable of life in the cities in his younger days, and knew that this regal palace was no place for him.
This mollified Jim a little, and after some thought the green maiden decided to give the cab-horse a room in the palace, such a big building having many rooms that were seldom in use.
He led the great king to his palace and begged that he would dine with him.
Like other kings, he lived in a beautiful palace and had many officers and servants to wait upon him.
But, as I came to your palace this morning, I kept saying to myself, 'When our lord Al Mansour learns just how it was that I borrowed the gold, I have no doubt that in his kindness of heart he will forgive me the debt.'
But one day after he had become a man, he said: Tell me about the great world which, you say, lies outside of these palace walls.
The next morning, Gautama sat in his carriage and rode out from the palace into one of the streets of the city.
One night he left the beautiful palace which his father had given to him and went out into the world to do good and to help his fellow men.
Sometimes he carried three or four bags to the palace where the little king of France lived with his mother.
"There is to be a great feast at the queen's palace to-night," said the mother."
It is like a beautiful maiden, who always lived in a palace, surrounded by a magnificent court; while the "Iliad" is like a splendid youth, who has had the earth for his playground.
So he called together his merry little fairies, and showing them a number of jars and vases filled with gold and precious stones, told them to carry those carefully to the palace of Santa Claus, and give them to him with the compliments of King Frost.
At a little distance from the palace we might easily mistake it for a mountain whose peaks were mounting heavenward to receive the last kiss of the departing day.
The entrance to the palace is at the end of an arched recess, and it is guarded night and day by twelve soldierly-looking white Bears.
So he called together the merry little fairies of his household and, showing them the jars and vases containing his treasures, he bade them carry them to the palace of Santa Claus as quickly as they could.
But, answers one, by merely paying this tax, the poor civilized man secures an abode which is a palace compared with the savage's.
On the one side is the palace, on the other are the almshouse and "silent poor."
The mason who finishes the cornice of the palace returns at night perchance to a hut not so good as a wigwam.
It is unusually hard, owing to the recent severe but transient cold, and all watered or waved like a palace floor.
"Why, this is a palace!" she said to her husband, looking around with the expression with which people compliment their host at a ball.
Despite his rapid journey and sleepless night, Prince Andrew when he drove up to the palace felt even more vigorous and alert than he had done the day before.
At the chief entrance to the palace, however, an official came running out to meet him, and learning that he was a special messenger led him to another entrance.
Yesterday's adjutant reproached him for not having stayed at the palace, and offered him his own house.
It was late in the evening when they entered the palace at Olmutz occupied by the Emperors and their retinues.
The council of war was just over when Prince Andrew accompanied by Boris arrived at the palace to find Dolgorukov.
The scene of the third act represented a palace in which many candles were burning and pictures of knights with short beards hung on the walls.
Au revoir, Beauche; I'll keep the best palace in Moscow for you!
But in spite of this he continued to struggle desperately forward, and from between the backs of those in front he caught glimpses of an open space with a strip of red cloth spread out on it; but just then the crowd swayed back--the police in front were pushing back those who had pressed too close to the procession: the Emperor was passing from the palace to the Cathedral of the Assumption--and Petya unexpectedly received such a blow on his side and ribs and was squeezed so hard that suddenly everything grew dim before his eyes and he lost consciousness.
The crowd ran after the Emperor, followed him to the palace, and began to disperse.
It was a feeling akin to what he had felt at the Sloboda Palace during the Emperor's visit--a sense of the necessity of undertaking something and sacrificing something.
In his imagination he appointed days for assemblies at the palace of the Tsars, at which Russian notables and his own would mingle.
Pierre had first experienced this strange and fascinating feeling at the Sloboda Palace, when he had suddenly felt that wealth, power, and life--all that men so painstakingly acquire and guard--if it has any worth has so only by reason of the joy with which it can all be renounced.
The Emperor at once received this messenger in his study at the palace on Stone Island.
"The Grand Marshal of the palace," wrote the governor, "complains bitterly that in spite of repeated orders, the soldiers continue to commit nuisances in all the courtyards and even under the very windows of the Emperor."
On the same day the Chief of Police came to Pierre, inviting him to send a representative to the Faceted Palace to recover things that were to be returned to their owners that day.
Do palace revolutions--in which sometimes only two or three people take part--transfer the will of the people to a new ruler?
He'd roamed the palace that was his home many times before returning to live out of the tiny cabin he preferred in the Everdark forest.
He flipped to the next page as he emerged near the palace, agitated at realizing he'd get no privacy, not with the hundreds of assassins loitering.
Not far. I saw the palace when I climbed a tree. Maybe a day or so.
He was present at the September massacres and saved several prisoners, and on the 7th of September 1792 was elected one of the deputies from Paris to the convention, where he was one of the promoters of the proclamation of the republic. He suppressed the decoration of the Cross of St Louis, which he called a stain on a man's coat, and demanded the sale of the palace of Versailles.
The governor's palace was formerly that of the grand master of the Maltese Order, and it also contains relics of the knights, tapestries, armour, &c. Extensive bagnios under the rock, formerly occupied by the slaves of the knights, are now used for stores.
In return they usually had a house near the episcopal palace, a domain within and without the city, and sometimes the right to levy certain dues on the city.
After the Turks were driven from the city in 1878, it was in many respects modernized; but something of its former character is preserved in the ancient Turkish palace, mosque and fountain, the maze of winding alleys and picturesque houses in the older quarters, and, on market days, by the medley of peasant costumes - Bulgarian, Albanian and Rumanian, as well as Servian.
The palace contains a picture gallery and collections of natural history and antiquities, and in front of it are two monumental fountains and a monument to the emperor William I.
They occupy the site of an ancient royal palace called Greenwich House, which was a favourite royal residence as early as 1300, but was granted by Henry V.
- The office of mayor of the palace was an institution peculiar to the Franks of the Merovingian period.
Each great personage had a major domus - the queen had hers, the king his; and since the royal house was called the palace, this officer took the name of "mayor of the palace."