We are greatly thankful, my Lord Marquis," he said, with a tone of forced calm. " This is kindness of a nature we had not looked for. Your loan to our exchequer shall be repaid, and your kindness to a losing player not forgotten. Your confidence in our...
The Secretary of Macchiavelli; Or, The Siege of Florence: An Historical Romance - Page 64
by Daniel MacCarthy - 1841
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