Sentence Examples

  • The Empress' chamberlain invited him to see Her Majesty.
  • Its strength made Stephen force Bishop Roger to surrender it in 1139, but during the civil war in his reign it passed into the hands of the empress Maud.
  • His father, Mathieu de Lesseps (1774-1832), was in the consular service; hi$ mother, Catherine de Grivegnee, was Spanish, and aunt of the countess of Montijo, mother of the empress Eugenie.
  • In 17 4 o he entered the army, and rumour had it that he was one of the favourites of the empress Elizabeth.
  • The empress, who shared the o ~markabl beauty common to all her family, took little part V