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in a respectful manner

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have it until you come respectfully with bowed head to beg my pardon.
This faithful but unpretending record of a remarkable adventure is hereby respectfully dedicated by the narrator,
Here D'Artagnan passed on before the surintendant, whom, till that time, he had respectfully accompanied, and entered the royal cabinet.
Casting a rapid glance at all those in the room and noticing the count's confessor there, she glided up to him with a sort of amble, not exactly bowing yet seeming to grow suddenly smaller, and respectfully received the blessing first of one and then of another priest.
Mombi's curious magic often frightened her neighbors, and they treated her shyly, yet respectfully, because of her weird powers.
The man in black bowed respectfully, and took his seat.
When the others left the great hall he eyed the splendidly dressed servants of the Princess Ozma as if he expected to be ordered out; but one of them bowed before him as respectfully as if he had been a prince, and said:
I should have said, `Amen' in place of `yours respectfully,' shouldn't I?
The private now entered, saluting his officers and the royal Ozma very respectfully.
She moved slowly across the room to the place at which Lady Janet was sitting, and addressed her respectfully with perfect self-possession of manner.
Peter Winn, SIR: I send you respectfully by express a pigeon worth good money.
Your majesty shouldn't purr so loud,' Alice said, rubbing her eyes, and addressing the kitten, respectfully, yet with some severity.
You see a woman in a great party in a splendid saloon, surrounded by faithful admirers, distributing sparkling glances, dressed to perfection, curled, rouged, smiling and happy--Discovery walks respectfully up to her, in the shape of a huge powdered man with large calves and a tray of ices--with Calumny (which is as fatal as truth) behind him, in the shape of the hulking fellow carrying the wafer-biscuits.
The family doctor respectfully ceased in the middle of his observations.
Sabin said respectfully, "concerning the methods and the working of this society.