We were able to prove the contrary, and that proof we are ready to give to your majesty, calling in support of it the august widow weeping in the Louvre, where your royal munificence
has provided for her a home.
Have no scruple in accepting my offer; our property is derived from the Emperor; we do not own a penny that is not the result of his munificence
In addition to these establishments, there is a Roman Catholic cathedral, dedicated to Saint Francis Xavier; and a hospital, founded by the munificence
of a deceased resident, who was a member of that church.
How, in the course of years, he had reduced the principal by trifling sums, 'having,' said Twemlow, 'always to observe great economy, being in the enjoyment of a fixed income limited in extent, and that depending on the munificence
of a certain nobleman,' and had always pinched the full interest out of himself with punctual pinches.
When he was waiting to be the object of your munificence
, so freely bestowed for my sake, and when I was unhappy in the mercenary shape I was made to wear, I thought it would have become him better to have worked his own way on.