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His wife, Sarah, was a gracious hostess, but she was also a Methodist who didn’t drink, dance or attend the theater, according to the Miller Center at the University of Virginia.
NOT ALL PRESIDENTS’ DANCE SKILLS ARE CREATED EQUALBONNIE BERKOWITZ, JOANNE LEEJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We’ve since learned that it was, in fact, gracious and encouraging.
THE WORDS PRESIDENTS HAVE LEFT FOR THEIR SUCCESSORSPHILIP BUMPJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Although he had every reason to resent Lincoln, Douglas turned out to be one of the most gracious losers in presidential history.
GRACIOUS LOSERS PROTECT OUR DEMOCRACY. SORE ONES UNDERMINE IT.EDWARD MCCLELLANDJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It is a gracious act to know that you are up against something pretty big and to allow yourself to slow with it, rather than pretend it isn’t happening.
AS STAY-AT-HOME RESTRICTIONS RISE, HERE ARE WAYS TO COPEWASHINGTON POST STAFF, ELIZABETH CHANG, MARI-JANE WILLIAMS, BECKY KRYSTAL, KENDRA NICHOLS, CAITLIN MOORE, STEPHANIE MERRY, MISSY ROSENBERG, KATHERINE LEEDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He bowed a trifle stiffly, and was surprised to have his bow returned with a graciousness that amounted almost to cordiality.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
She was a very literary young woman, much spoken of in Bohemian circles for elegance and graciousness.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
The graciousness of the gesture, was plain enough to the whole room, but the words reached only Courtney and me.
THE COLONEL OF THE RED HUZZARSJOHN REED SCOTT
"Well, you must come if you ever care to," she said, with a big-sister graciousness.
RAMSEY MILHOLLANDBOOTH TARKINGTON
Ordinarily, Ronny would have addressed the strangers with a certain graciousness of manner which was one of her charms.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
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