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But if the figurative "Shade" is to afford him some comfort, if he is to convince himself and his readers that metaphorically, "The Year's best Sweets shall duteous rise / To deck it's POET'S sylvan Grave" (3-4), then he must represent the dead Thomson as indeed a "soothing shade" in the sense both of spirit (ghostly shade and of refuge from the tormenting heat of impassioned sorrow.
Kharak appreciated the services of outgoing SDPO Bashar Khan and said that government officials possessing qualities of honesty, duteous and dedication to professional obligations during service career were always remembered by people with good words.
Thy blessing she will prove-- The duteous prop of thy declining years.
You shall mark Many a duteous and knee-crooking knave, That, doting on his own obsequious bondage, Wears out his time much like his master's ass, For naught but provender, and when he's old, cashiered.
He specifically rejects any intention to behave as "a duteous and knee-crooking" servant who is in "obsequious bondage" to Othello (1.