You would surely have thought that I had been detected in no less a heinous crime than the purloining of the Crown Jewels
from the Tower, or putting poison in the coffee of His Majesty the King.
The loss of the crown jewels
or the Great Seal of England could have brought no greater consternation to a British king than did the pilfering of the sacred knife bring to La, the Oparian, Queen and High Priestess of the degraded remnants of the oldest civilization upon earth.
Wherefore, I am minded to put the Great Carbuncle on shipboard, and voyage with it to England, France, Spain, Italy, or into Heathendom, if Providence should send me thither, and, in a word, dispose of the gem to the best bidder among the potentates of the earth, that he may place it among his crown jewels
what, a sword that has restored me to my throne -- to go out of the kingdom -- and not, one day, to figure among the crown jewels
I have compared the silver coin to the Koh-i-noor, and in one sense it was even conventionally comparable, since by a historical accident it was at one time almost counted among the Crown jewels
, or at least the Crown relics, until one of the royal princes publicly restored it to the shrine to which it was supposed to belong.
Medea staid only long enough to take her son with her, and to steal the crown jewels
, together with the king's best robes, and whatever other valuable things she could lay hands on; and getting into the chariot, she whipped up the snakes, and ascended high over the city.
Wilderness; Creating North Cascades National Park
What should rouse the envy of Filipinos is the practice in other countries of merely permitting the long-term lease of their crown jewel
, instead of selling them outright.
The Gibson Monarch Crown Jewel
Edition (left) and the Gibson Crystal Burst
Among all the tracks and large independent ones, the hope is that the showcasing of the crown jewel
events on the main channel will help drive interest and engagement with the sport.
Iran has always looked at Bahrain as the crown jewel
The El Segundo resident is the founder and sole instructor of the Crown Jewel
Club, a non-profit after-school program that teaches "basic manners, grooming and table etiquette" at the Trinity Street Elementary School in South Central Los Angeles.