day of grace


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The latter surely deserves at least one day of grace while he finds his feet
Because other Christians are not living in the day of grace.
Give a day of grace to let everyone calm down and rethink their positions.
Because the taxes were fixed so late and rules call for a day of grace for every day after June 15th that the budget is adopted, the Council also modified the grace period so the city can meet early July payrolls.