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He said some very handsome things to me indeed at parting; for I told you he was a gentleman, and that was all the benefit I had of his being so; that he used me very handsomely and with good manners upon all occasions, even to the last, only spent all I had, and left me to rob the creditors for something to subsist on.
As he had a smooth tongue and good manners, he really did very well in his new profession, and he devoted himself specially to making friends with the servants in big houses, so as to gain access to their masters.
Now, sir, you see by my habit what my profession is, and I guess by your nation what yours is; I may think it is my duty, and doubtless it is so, to use my utmost endeavours, on all occasions, to bring all the souls I can to the knowledge of the truth, and to embrace the Catholic doctrine; but as I am here under your permission, and in your family, I am bound, in justice to your kindness as well as in decency and good manners, to be under your government; and therefore I shall not, without your leave, enter into any debate on the points of religion in which we may not agree, further than you shall give me leave.
I 'm used to good manners, though I do live in the country," replied Polly, rather warmly, for she did n't like to be patronized even by her friends.
I put good manners first, and Miss Garth will know how to conduct herself in any station.
Pinocchio became very thoughtful and, forgetting his good manners altogether, he pulled a hand out of his pocket and gave his head a thorough scratching.
She listened most attentively to all that passed between them, and gloried in every expression, every sentence of her uncle, which marked his intelligence, his taste, or his good manners.
I got up immediately, and observing the good people to be in much concern, I took my hat (which I held under my arm out of good manners,) and waving it over my head, made three huzzas, to show I had got no mischief by my fall.
But it isn't good manners to tell your company what you are going to give them to eat, so I won't tell you what she said we could have to drink.
I took one bite, and committed the most shocking offense against good manners at table that you can imagine.
He's not just got ability, he's got likeability, and that increasingly rare commodity - good manners.
An etiquette expert gives students basic advice about good manners suitable for use on a date, a job interview, or any special occasion.
Summary: Good manners, beauty and wealth topped the list of the most sought after qualities in mates among Saudis and Egyptians, a study released Sunday in Riyadh found.
If good manners are not forthcoming, then discipline through law has to be the answer.
Both Famous, a warning about reality TV that gives the album its title, and On The Radio recall Buggles hit Video Killed the Radio Star, while Little Miss Naughty and Posh Girls are power pop fuelled by schoolboy humour ("Posh girls have good manners but they go like the clappers").