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I could not but note the unnecessary harshness and brutality with which her guards treated her; so different from the almost maternal kindliness which Sola manifested toward me, and the respectful attitude of the few green Martians who took the trouble to notice me at all.
"Ah, madame!" replied Malicorne, in a respectful tone; "it is eight long days since I was here."
He was in that state of highly respectful sulkiness which is peculiar to English servants.
"But," he continued, in a honeyed tone, "Monsieur le baron, on such occasions our duties are preceded by--efforts at--conciliation--Deign, therefore, to have the goodness to listen to me--It is in evidence that Mademoiselle Ginevra di Piombo--attains this very day--the age at which the law allows a respectful summons before proceeding to the celebration of a marriage--in spite of the non-consent of the parents.
Monsieur Roguin then read a stamped paper, containing the "respectful summons," prepared for the occasion; after which he proceeded to ask Bartolomeo what answer he made to it.
Upon this the poor mariners in their respectful consternation --so truly English --knowing not what to say, fall to vigorously scratching their heads all round; meanwhile ruefully glancing from the whale to the stranger.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the DaNa Facility today launched the Myanmar-language version of their groundbreaking study, Respectful Workplaces: Exploring the Costs of Bullying and Sexual Harassment to Businesses, as part of moves to help employers deal with such behaviors in the workplace.
It's reassuringly respectful to the 1994 original adventure and at times is a shot-byshot remake, featuring the same characters and identical storyline.
I know community shocked and would urge respectful Det Chief Colin As the foreman delivered the jury's verdicts Yousef's father Ghaleb repeatedly yelled "f*** you you b***" and shouted "Where is the justice for my son?" He was later attended to by paramedics.
She is respectful and a real asset to her year group and the school.
You have got to be respectful." Tommy Goodwin most politicians these days and we need to stay friendly with him."
However, he went a step too far in saying that "the chief difference between my GMU colleagues and liberals at some other universities is that they are polite, respectful and congenial, unlike what one might find at places like U.C.