New York took stray noblemen calmly, and even (except in the Struthers set) with a certain distrustful hauteur; but when they presented such credentials as these they were received with an old-fashioned cordiality
that they would have been greatly mistaken in ascribing solely to their standing in Debrett.
was proof that he knew I had no wish to speak to him.
good evening, dear count," said the prince, with that frank cordiality
which won him so many hearts.
Society was very charming in Columbus then, with a pretty constant round of dances and suppers, and an easy cordiality
, which I dare say young people still find in it everywhere.
The Tin Woodman received Princess Dorothy's party with much grace and cordiality
, yet the little girl decided that something must be worrying with her old friend, because he was not so merry as usual.
If my captain will forego the pleasure of Monsieur Tarzan's company for this once, I shall esteem it an honor indeed to have monsieur ride with me today," he said, nor was his tone lacking in cordiality
Gardner was tall and thin and handsome, exquisitely gowned, cordial with a cordiality
that seemed a trifle forced.
The Prince smiled pleasantly at the young man, who towered like a giant above him, and noticed at once his lack of cordiality
To Barrington, who greeted him with nervous cordiality
, he presented the same cold, impenetrable appearance; Lady Ruth, with quicker perceptions, noticed at once the change.
On the night of his arrival in London, Alexander went immediately to the hotel on the Embankment at which he always stopped, and in the lobby he was accosted by an old acquaintance, Maurice Mainhall, who fell upon him with effusive cordiality
and indicated a willingness to dine with him.
He indicated the angle of the room farthest from the door, whither Grossmith retired, his second parting from him with a grasp of the hand which had nothing of cordiality
No malice," I answered, with all possible cordiality
on my side.
She knew why his good-bye had been so cold--why it could not have the cordiality
that their good-comradeship demanded--but she could not tell Leslie.
I always avoid her company as much as I can without violating the laws of hospitality; but when we do speak or converse together, it is with the utmost civility, even apparent cordiality
on her part; but preserve me from such cordiality
The Captain, with shells on his frockcoat, and a crimson sash and sabre, presented a military appearance, which made Jos quite proud to be able to claim such an acquaintance, and the stout civilian hailed him with a cordiality
very different from the reception which Jos vouchsafed to his friend in Brighton and Bond Street.