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sergeant at arms
Henry VIII
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sergeant at arms
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Henry VIII
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  • …of Canterbury alone; after him, the Bishops of Lincoln, Ely, Rochester, and Saint Asaph; next them, with some small distance, follows a Gentleman bearing the purse, with the great seal, and a cardinal’s hat; then two Priests, bearing each silver cross; then a Gentleman Usher bareheaded, accompanied with a Sergeant-at-arms bearing a silver mace; then two Gentlemen bearing two great silver pillars; after them, side by side, the two Cardinals; two Noblemen with the sword and mace.
  • [Enter Brandon, a Sergeant-at-arms before him, and two or three of the Guard.

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  • Her hands ball into fists at her sides, but before she can teach the Snake a lesson, the sergeant-at-arms marches into the courtyard.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • "Well, what do you think of this, my fine fellow?" asked Debray of the sergeant-at-arms, slipping a louis into his hand.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo

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