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bestow
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Twelfth Night
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  • I saw your niece do more favours to the count’s servingman than ever she bestowed upon me;
  • I would I had bestowed that time in the tongues that I have in fencing, dancing, and bear-baiting.
  • Most certain, if you are she, you do usurp yourself; for what is yours to bestow is not yours to reserve.
  • He says he’ll come; How shall I feast him? what bestow on him?
  • ] Once more, Cesario, Get thee to yond same sovereign cruelty: Tell her my love, more noble than the world, Prizes not quantity of dirty lands; The parts that fortune hath bestow’d upon her, Tell her, I hold as giddily as fortune; But ’tis that miracle and queen of gems That Nature pranks her in attracts my soul.

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  • bestow blessings upon the marriage
  • In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt

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