In the fourth article of the Confederation, it is declared "that the FREE INHABITANTS of each of these States, paupers, vagabonds, and fugitives from justice, excepted
, shall be entitled to all privileges and immunities of FREE CITIZENS in the several States; and THE PEOPLE of each State shall, in every other, enjoy all the privileges of trade and commerce," etc.
A man does not like to prove such a truth, Byron excepted
from the catagory, jealousy.
Indeed, the name of Bernajoux was known to all the world, D'Artagnan alone excepted
, perhaps; for it was one of those which figured most frequently in the daily brawls which all the edicts of the cardinal could not repress.
," and again Mazarin smiled; "for you perceive that I have left off mine and put on yours.
The royal family were in England, the Orleans branch excepted
, and the high nobility were very generally on their "high ropes," or, a bouder.