Very well," said the prince; "then go and tell him that I consent to marry the lady whom he sent or brought here last night.
The marriage being thus arranged, the ceremony was fixed for the following day, and the princess employed the intervening time in informing the officers of her suite of what had happened, assuring them that the Princess Badoura had given her full consent to the marriage.
Will you say that I consent
to whatever arrangement he may think best?
To admit new States into the Union; but no new State shall be formed or erected within the jurisdiction of any other State; nor any State be formed by the junction of two or more States, or parts of States, without the consent
of the legislatures of the States concerned, as well as of the Congress.
To exercise exclusive Legislation in all Cases whatsoever, over such District (not exceeding ten Miles square) as may, by Cession of particular States, and the Acceptance of Congress, become the Seat of the Government of the United States, and to exercise like Authority over all Places purchased by the Consent
of the Legislature of the State in which the Same shall be, for the Erection of Forts, Magazines, Arsenals, Dockyards, and other needful Buildings;--And
He has kept among us, in times of peace, Standing Armies without the Consent
of our legislatures.
I am sure they will consent
," was her frequent declaration; "I am sure they will be delighted with you.
Prince Andrew needed his father's consent
to his marriage, and to obtain this he started for the country next day.
After some further discussion, my mother promised once more to assist me, provided I would wait and be patient; and I left her to broach the matter to my father, when and how she deemed it most advisable: never doubting her ability to obtain his consent
If we wish to know to what daring lengths cunning can go, to what pitiable self-delusion credulity can consent
, we must watch the proceedings--even while we shrink from them--of a Mercy Merrick and a Julian Gray.
Women never gi' their consent
, man, if they can help it, 'tis not the fashion.
He saw his mistress once before the destined ceremony; but she was bathed in tears, and throwing herself at his feet, entreated him to spare her, confessing at the same time that she loved another, but that he was poor, and that her father would never consent
to the union.
The reserve which I have hitherto maintained in this matter has been misinterpreted by members of my family whose good opinion I cannot consent
The conditions are, that I bring my father and you to consent
to it, and without that she protests she will never see me more upon that head; and to these conditions, as I said, I suppose I shall never be able to grant.
There was at least this fruit from all her years of striving after the highest and best,--that her soul though betrayed, beguiled, ensnared, could never deliberately consent
to a choice of the lower.