He sent to the Grand Vizier and ordered him to be spoken to in secret.
The Grand Vizier had only to will it, in order to execute it on the spot.
My governess, the grand vizier, and all that attended me, were swallowed up by the sea.
The stratagem was a good one, Demetrius, observed the grand vizier.
Proceed, Demetrius, said the grand vizier, spare not a single detail.
That delay, my faithful Demetrius, said the grand vizier, was no fault of thine.
Presume not thus to intrude your observations on his highness the grand vizier!
A thousand thanks, grand vizier, for this kindnessthis generosity!
It was the same in effect as that which had been hinted to me the day previous by the Grand Vizier.
The Fatimite caliph, not yet deposed, made him Grand Vizier.