The Annual biography and obituary

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Page 367 - For what we are going to receive, the Lord make us truly thankful!
Page 140 - The King thinks it necessary, in consequence of the arrival of the Queen, to communicate to the House of Lords certain papers, respecting the conduct of her Majesty since her departure from this kingdom; which he recommends to the immediate and serious attention of this House.
Page 116 - Frances Lloyd, and Mrs. Lisle, your Majesty will perceive that several strong circumstances of this description have been positively sworn to by witnesses, who cannot, in our judgment, be suspected of any unfavourable bias, and whose veracity, in this respect, we have seen no ground to question.
Page 145 - ... and that her said Majesty shall, from and after the passing of this act, for ever be disabled and rendered incapable of using, exercising, and enjoying the same, or any of them ; and moreover, that the marriage between his Majesty and the said Caroline Amelia Elizabeth be, and the same is hereby from henceforth for ever wholly dissolved, annulled, and made void, to all intents, constructions, and purposes whatsoever.
Page 126 - ... will never be forgotten by those who had the good fortune to...
Page 116 - Inquiry, as distinctly as on the former facts : that, .as on the one hand> the facts of pregnancy and delivery are to our minds satisfactorily disproved, so on the other hand we think, that the circumstances to which we now refer, particularly those stated to have passed between Her Royal Highness and Captain Manby, must be credited until they shall receive some decisive contradiction ; and, if true, are justly entitled to the most * serious consideration.
Page 83 - SIR,—The proceedings in Parliament being now brought to a point which will render it necessary to propose to the House of Commons the particular measures to be taken for supplying the defect of the personal exercise of the royal authority...
Page 146 - I have recently received so many testimonies from all parts of my kingdom; and which, whilst it is most grateful to the strongest feelings of my heart, I shall ever consider as the best and surest safeguard of my Throne.
Page 100 - I shall endeavour to explain myself upon that head, with as much clearness, and with as muck eclir propriety, as the nature of the subject will admit. Our inclinations are not in our power, nor should either of us be held answerable to the other, because nature has not made us suitable to each other. Tranquil and comfortable society...
Page 183 - Thus it hath pleased Almighty God to take out of this transitory life, unto His Divine Mercy, the late most high, most mighty, and most excellent Monarch...

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