The Earl of Essex, 'tis true, wore a splendid ring, set with diamonds, given him by his royal
mistress, whilst I -- I have nothing but a simple circlet of gold, with a cipher on it and a date; but that ring has been blessed in the chapel of the Palais Royal
,* so they will never ruin me, as they long to do, and whilst they shout,`Down with Mazarin
Then a door draped with royal
green opened, and in came the fair and girlish Princess Ozma, who now greeted her guests in person for the first time.
The captain was desirous, however, of purchasing a number of hogs, but there were none to be had -The trade in pork was a royal
monopoly, and no subject of the great Tamaahmaah dared to meddle with it.
Chaka the king slept and dreamed that he lay dead, and that one of you, the princes, wore his royal
highness is at breakfast -- must he be interrupted?
Richard's eyes sparkled as he looked from one to another of this stalwart band, and he thought within himself that here, indeed, was a royal
bodyguard worth the while.
Followed by her Army the General now rushed to the gateway, where she was confronted by the Royal
Army of Oz -- which was the other name for the Soldier with the Green Whiskers.
It strikes off money faster than the dies of the Royal
There followed another band after this, which was called the Royal
Court Band, because the members all lived in the palace.
So Brus took the gold zecchins and De Vac the key, and the little prince played happily among the flowers of his royal
father's garden, and all were satisfied; which was as it should have been.
At touch of the man's hand upon her flesh the girl went pallid beneath her coppery skin, for the persons of the royal
women of the courts of Mars are held but little less than sacred.
was the heavy-lidded, lazy, insolent way he looked out of his eyes.