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they dance about it with gentle actions of salutation;
William Shakespeare -- The Tempest
Ahoshta Tarkaan to Kidrash Tarkaan, salutation and peace.
C.S. Lewis -- The Horse and His Boy
Drinks are offered, salutations exchanged, compliments murmured, sometimes shouted, to Izzi’s embarrassment.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
I suppose the other older folks who live here receive their due share of generosity and respect, but it seems I alone rate the blustery greeting, the special salutation.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
Norton Juster -- The Phantom Tollbooth
Omitting the salutation, I began.
Gail Carson Levine -- Ella Enchanted
To everybody I met, I flashed the toothy grin, the hearty salutation, and the slaphappy demeanor of someone desperately in need of friendship.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
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Take the penny to William with my salutations.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- Chains
Though I had only a few words of Gaelic, I had heard the old salutation often enough to be familiar with it.
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
Without speaking or giving any kind of salutation, Martin went out, closing the door silently behind him.
George Orwell -- 1984
] Signior Romeo, bon jour! there’s a French salutation to your French slop.
William Shakespeare -- Romeo and Juliet
He rose to return the salutation.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Count of Monte Cristo
Having answered the Count’s salutation, I turned to the glass again to see how I had been mistaken.
Bram Stoker -- Dracula
The old lady smilingly returned his salutation, and, closing the door, went back to her own room.
Charles Dickens -- Oliver Twist
They were dear boys, she thought, as she returned their salutations.
Aldous Huxley -- Brave New World
"And where the deuce ha’ you been?" was Mrs. Joe’s Christmas salutation, when I and my conscience showed ourselves.
Charles Dickens -- Great Expectations
It was raised for a moment, and a very faint voice responded to the salutation, as if it were at a distance: "Good day!"
Charles Dickens -- A Tale of Two Cities
But the fresh air and bright sun seldom failed to restore me to some degree of composure, and on my return I met the salutations of my friends with a readier smile and a more cheerful heart.
Mary Shelley -- Frankenstein
Whenever I went out, I heard on all sides cordial salutations, and was welcomed with friendly smiles.
Charlotte Bronte -- Jane Eyre
Love is the salutation of the angels to the stars.
Victor Hugo -- Les Miserables
Soon he was proscribing parts of salutations and signatures and leaving the text untouched.
Joseph Heller -- Catch-22
Then he took up the corkscrew and went out of the door sideways, muttering some form of salutation.
James Joyce -- Dubliners
The salutations varied from man to woman, adults to children, boys to girls, as well as by rank and prestige.
Christopher Paolini -- Eldest
And the young men returned the bows with thanks, returned the wish, went on their way with salutations.
Hermann Hesse -- Siddhartha
Mr. Wickham, after a few moments, touched his hat—a salutation which Mr. Darcy just deigned to return.
Jane Austen -- Pride and Prejudice
After they had discoursed somewhat together, they turned to me with sign of salutation; and my Master smiled thereat.
Dante Alighieri -- Dante’s Inferno
As soon as this slight salutation had passed, Montcalm moved toward them with a quick but graceful step, baring his head to the veteran, and dropping his spotless plume nearly to the earth in courtesy.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
Sally had bustled off to her kitchen whilst Jellyband, still profuse with his respectful salutations, arranged one or two chairs around the fire.
Baroness Orczy -- The Scarlet Pimpernel
"Your sarvant, sir, your sarvant," said the grub-man, making a low salutation behind his apron.
Herman Melville -- Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
The queen remained for a short time to receive the compliments of the city dignitaries and to reply to the salutations of the ladies.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
He is at hand; and Pindarus is come To do you salutation from his master.
William Shakespeare -- Julius Caesar
On whom the Angel Hail Bestowed, the holy salutation used Long after to blest Mary, second Eve.
John Milton -- Paradise Lost
When its master came into the room it winked one eye in salutation, although it was stuffed.
T. H. White -- The Once and Future King
Such salutations always astonished Dick—acquaintances saying "Hi!" to them, or speaking only to one of them.
F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Tender is the Night
Hail, king, for so thou art: behold, where stands The usurper’s cursed head: the time is free: I see thee compass’d with thy kingdom’s pearl That speak my salutation in their minds; Whose voices I desire aloud with mine,— Hail, King of Scotland!
William Shakespeare -- Macbeth
I would have passed after a brief salutation, for among us there is a dislike of the moneylending class, but he stood squarely in my path.
Kamala Markandaya -- Nectar in a Sieve
Courteous salutations were exchanged on meeting, and inquiring one of the other which way each party was going, they learned that all were bound for the scene of the burial, so they went on all together.
Miguel de Cervantes -- Don Quixote
Kartasov went out without making his salutation, and the box was left empty.
Leo Tolstoy -- Anna Karenina
After the common salutations were over, observing his lordship’s countenance full of concern, and inquiring into the reason, he desired "I would hear him with patience, in a matter that highly concerned my honour and my life."
Jonathan Swift -- Gulliver’s Travels
Steerforth, after very much improving Mrs. Gummidge’s spirits by a cheerful salutation and a jocose embrace, took my arm, and hurried me away.
Charles Dickens -- David Copperfield
Then, making a salutation as to the ship herself, "And good-bye to you too, old Rights-of-Man."
Herman Melville -- Billy Budd
Sometimes I saw him at his work in the woods, felling trees, and he would greet me with a laugh of inexpressible satisfaction, and a salutation in Canadian French, though he spoke English as well.
Henry David Thoreau -- Walden
’Papa!’ she exclaimed, after the morning’s salutations, ’guess whom I saw yesterday, in my walk on the moors.
Emily Bronte -- Wuthering Heights
What could Briggs do but accept the salutation?
William Makepeace Thackeray -- Vanity Fair
They left the pool in silence, after this one salutation.
E.M. Forster -- A Room With A View
The only parting salutation of which he delivered himself was a sulky ’Good night, father!’
Charles Dickens -- Hard Times
Maria had turned and waved her hand at him and El Sordo waved disparagingly with the abrupt, Spanish upward flick of the forearm as though something were being tossed away which seems the negation of all salutation which has not to do with business.