When we saw this, there was nothing else for us to do but to rise from our chairs, shake our two predecessors warmly by the hand and congratulate
them on thinking of this charming little joke, which proved that the old French sense of humor was never likely to become extinct.
you, sir," said Madame de Bellegarde, with extreme solemnity.
you, prince; you may receive a million and a half of roubles, perhaps more; I don't know.
I must congratulate
you, Guph, upon the wonderful success of your journey.
But I hope you like your new parish; and that I may congratulate
you on the acquisition?
I felt that I must ring you up," he declared, "to congratulate
you, Miss Conyers, upon your brother's exploit.
So you've got the chance to be the first to congratulate
He was not waiting to see where I was going next, or what vital risks I was likely to run on the recovery of my freedom, but to congratulate
me, and to give me Annabella's love.
We may congratulate
each other on the chance of leaving this horrible place.
One man was present whom Rawdon did not know; another to whom he owed a little score for whist, and whom, in consequence, he did not care to meet; a third was reading the Royalist (a periodical famous for its scandal and its attachment to Church and King) Sunday paper at the table, and looking up at Crawley with some interest, said, "Crawley, I congratulate
She told me to congratulate
you on your good taste in marrying me," Saxon laughed.
you heartily, Duke, upon a most sensible proceeding," Mr.
you with all my soul on this change of fortune, and on the happy future into which you are soon to carry the treasure you have been blest with here--the best of all the riches you can have elsewhere--the treasure at your side.
There are baths near at hand, in which a part of the company wash themselves; and a band plays afterwards, to congratulate
the remainder on their having done so.
Poor Milicent, I fear, has already fallen a sacrifice to the manoeuvrings of this mistaken mother, who congratulates
herself on having so satisfactorily discharged her maternal duty, and hopes to do as well for Esther.