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At one end of the chamber, upon massive golden thrones encrusted with diamonds, sat Than Kosis and his consort, surrounded by officers and dignitaries of state.
Time itself, that shakes all the thrones, is on the side of that king.
The waves have now a redder glow - The hours are breathing faint and low - And when, amid no earthly moans, Down, down that town shall settle hence, Hell, rising from a thousand thrones, Shall do it reverence.
At this rate we will soon have your Majesty upon the throne again," said the Tin Woodman, laughing at his easy conquest of the guards.
But I think it would be fitting, in receiving such distinguished guests, for us to sit in my Throne Room.
The Scarecrow stood at the left of the throne and the Tin Woodman at the right, while the Wonderful Wizard and the shaggy man stood behind.
Please make yourselves comfortable while I go to the door of the Throne Room and tell Oz you are here.
Before me were a party of perhaps fifty gorgeously clad nobles of the court, standing before a throne upon which sat Salensus Oll.
On four sides of the throne and several feet below it stood three solid ranks of heavily armed soldiery, elbow to elbow.
The fact that I was the son of a slave relegated me to a position of minor importance in the consideration of O-Tar, yet I am still the son of a jeddak and might sit upon the throne of Manator with as perfect congruity as O-Tar himself.
Towards the throne they all strive: it is their madness--as if happiness sat on the throne
At three o'clock the Throne Room was crowded with citizens, men, women and children being eager to witness the great trial.