Memoirs of her late majesty, queen Caroline

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Page 343 - ... promises, kindly stepped in, and carried him away, to where the wicked cease from troubling, and where the weary are at rest ! It is during the time that we lived on this farm, that my little story is most eventful.
Page i - ... little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon her in a nation of gallant men, — in a nation of men of honour and of cavaliers. I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult.
Page 204 - Seven wealthy towns contend for Homer dead, Through which the living Homer begged his bread.
Page 376 - ... before a justice of the peace to be dealt with according to law...
Page 86 - The separate provision which was made for the Queen, as Princess of Wales, in the year 1814, terminated with the demise of his late Majesty. " I have, in the mean time, directed advances, as authorized by law ; and it will, under present circumstances, be for you to consider what new arrangements should be made on this subject.
Page 461 - The conduct that had been adopted in the case to which he was about to call the attention of the house...
Page 20 - ... in all respects furnished and appointed as to so great a solemnity appertaineth, and answerable to the dignities and places which every one of them respectively...
Page 18 - That an humble Address be presented to his Majesty, praying that he will be graciously pleased to issue a Commission for inquiring into the defects, occasioned by time and otherwise, in the Laws of this realm, and into the measures necessary for removing the same.
Page 318 - ... persecutions. Unrelenting I may well call them, for they have not spared her ashes. The evil passions which beset her steps in life have not ceased to pursue her memory, and with a resentment more implacable than death. But it is yours to vindicate the insulted laws of your country. If your verdict will have no effect on the defendant, if he still go on unrepenting and unabashed, it will at least teach others or deter them from violating the decency of the law.
Page 20 - Westminster ; and forasmuch as by ancient customs and usages of this realm, as also in regard of divers tenures of sundry manors, lands, and other hereditaments, many of Our loving subjects do claim, and are bound to do and perform divers services on...

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