Royal Highness


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Royal Highness

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a title of honour used in addressing or referring to a member of a royal family
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The young man waited till one of them was close to his saddle-bow: then stooping towards him, in a clear, distinct voice, which was perfectly audible at the window where the two girls were concealed, "A message for his royal highness," he said.
But thou, whence intrudest thou into my realm of Lineland?" Receiving this abrupt reply, I begged pardon if I had in any way startled or molested his Royal Highness; and describing myself as a stranger I besought the King to give me some account of his dominions.
"I should not take the trouble to play this terrible game with your royal highness, if I had not a double interest in gaining it.
This is the Prince--"(taking Bruno's hand) "and here stands his humble Servant!" What is your Royal Highness next command.?" And he made a most courtier-like low bow to his puzzled little friend.
"Your Royal Highness and Fellow Citizens," he began; "the small cat you see a prisoner before you is accused of the crime of first murdering and then eating our esteemed Ruler's fat piglet--or else first eating and then murdering it.
'Where did yer think 'Er Royal Highness is a-goin' to to-morrow morning?
"If your Royal Highness desires, we will order our private to attack yonder warriors."
"Your Royal Highness, I will," he said, in tones of mock deference.
His Majesty, in full dress, was accompanied by his royal Highness, M.
"It was all fitted up for the day His Royal Highness deposited the thing here.
I was not new to violent death--I have served his Royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland, and got a wound myself at Fontenoy-- but I know my pulse went dot and carry one.
"And we'll see if that's as good as the Madeira, George, to which his Royal Highness is welcome, I'm sure.

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