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characterized by kindness and warm, unaffected courtesy

characterized by elaborate but usually formal courtesy

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characterized by charm, good taste, and generosity of spirit

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characterized by kindness and warm courtesy especially of a king to his subjects

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exhibiting courtesy and politeness

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disposed to bestow favors

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My esteemed little Nightingale,' said the First Lord, 'I have the great pleasure to invite you to Court this evening, where His Gracious Imperial Highness will be enchanted with your charming song
cried one of the Guards, "will you persist in saying, most discreet Aramis, that you are not on good terms with Madame de Bois-Tracy, when that gracious lady has the kindness to lend you one of her handkerchiefs?
A gracious Prince Comes to our house, and you must weary him With most misplaced assurance.
To-night is ripe for pleasure, and indeed, I would be merry as beseems a host Who finds a gracious and unlooked-for guest Waiting to greet him.
You are the gracious pillar of his house, The flower of a garden full of weeds.
My lord, of all the gracious courtesies That you have showered on my barren house This is the highest.
As for the Patchwork Girl," resumed the Wizard, "she is so remarkable in appearance, and so clever and good tempered, that our Gracious Ruler intends to preserve her carefully, as one of the curiosities of the curious Land of Oz.
The effect of this was magical: the words, intended as a mark of civility, were received as a flattering compliment; her countenance brightened up, and from that moment she became as gracious and benign as heart could wish--in outward semblance at least.
You are welcome to Oz," said the girl Ruler, in gracious accents.
And must not that be a blameless study which he only can pursue who has the gift of a good memory, and is quick to learn,--noble, gracious, the friend of truth, justice, courage, temperance, who are his kindred?
16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gracious Watch is a different sort of review site.
The star has made the nation laugh in hit comedy series like Goodness Gracious Me and The Kumars At No 42, but she is also an established author with successful novels and screenplays to her name.
The Wolverhamptonborn star has made the nation laugh in hit comedy series like Goodness Gracious Me and The Kumars At No 42, but she is also an established author with successful novels and screenplays to her name.
GOODNESS GRACIOUS GRA ME SPECIAL 2014 (BBC2, Monday, Monday 10pm) THE cast of GOODNESS Gracious Me have reunited for a 30-minute special episode as part of BBC2's 50th anniversary celebrations.
Jennifer, Samantha, Christine, Tony and your adorable grandchildren xoxo jayne pennington The Lord bless you and keep you; The Lord make His face shine upon you, and be gracious to you - New Hope Community Church emma sutcliffe The Lord bless you and keep you; The Lord make His face shine upon you, and be gracious to you - New Hope Community Church Sam O'Donovan To the most understanding and loving mum in the world, thank you and have a great day.