She bestowed fat pears neatly, head by tail, and among them ripe shamefaced peaches.
We hereby nominate our faithful charger Copula Felix hereditary Grand Vizier and announce that we have this day repudiated our former spouse and have bestowed our royal hand upon the princess Selene, the splendour of night.
(Bloom, mumbling, his eyes downcast, begins to bestow his parcels in his filled pockets but desists, muttering.
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bestow blessings upon the marriage
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.