Nevertheless, the efforts of X and Y to secure the douceur were not relaxed.
But in the ordinary life there in my time there was little to "asperate" the douceur.
He seemed surprised and pleased at the receipt of a douceur, and danced.
He had also received from the Emperor Joseph a douceur of 2-1/2 per cent.
A douceur from the young chap secured the repose of his uncle.