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I, as the king's mother and a member of the council of the regency,—I protest against what appears to me a crime of lese-majeste.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
Was he ashamed of this crime of lese-majeste, or did he understand that such a remark would place an impassable gulf between them?
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
In the Lese-zimmer, a small gaslit room, with glazed doors opening upon the Musik-saal.
Otherwise at Charlton, because ther ye savages are lese to be feared.
He holds now a prominent position in one of the Ministries, and has the honourary court title of "Chambellan de sa Majeste."
RUSSIADONALD MACKENZIE WALLACE
How could they, when they saw in the temper of the people too plain proofs that their lese-majesty had borne evil fruit?
They had almost reached the street, when at the doorway Madame Majeste rushed forward.
Majeste's clean-shaven face, puffed out with yellow fat, assumed a happy and grateful expression.
We certainly promised Majeste to give him the preference; but that does not prevent us from making a few inquiries.
Then he trumped up an asinine charge of treason or les majeste or something equally absurd, against Jeanne.
SUPERWOMENALBERT PAYSON TERHUNE

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