Your papa hath told me so with a politesse not often seen on this side Paris.
In the last century the Italians were first in doctrine and politesse.
How different does his Lordship appear to me—to me he is all politesse.
Positively you shall go with me as was agreed, and don't let me have any of your politesse to H. on the occasion.
"So then this was a piece of 'politesse,' ...