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" Had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, He would not have given me over in my grey hairs. "
History of England, from the Roman invasion to the accession of Queen Victoria i - Page 73
by William Angus (A.M.) - 1837 - 297 pages
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History of England: From the First Invasion by Julius Csar, to the ...

William Grimshaw - Great Britain - 1843 - 318 pages
...stop at Leicester Abbey ; where, he shortly afterwards expired. On his death be'd, he exclaimed, " Had I but served God, as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have deserted me in my grey hairs." „„ In the autumn of this year, the new queen had a ' davghter, called...
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The Wonders of History: Comprising Remarkable Battles, Sieges, Feats of Arms ...

World history - 1844 - 567 pages
...him, at once to guard and attend him, he spoke to him a little before he expired, to this effect: " Had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have given me over in my gray hairs. But this is the just reward I must receive for my indulgent pains and study,...
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The History of the English Revolution

Friedrich Christoph Dahlmann - Great Britain - 1844 - 340 pages
...and the disgrace of repeated accusations, but little more than a year. On his death-bed he said, " Had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have given me over in my grey i530- hairs." He died on the 29th of November, 1530. Christ Church College, Oxford,...
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The Visitor's Guide to the Sights of London: Including the National ...

1844
...uttered by Wolsey on his death-bed. They were addressed to Sir William Kingston : — " Master Kingston, had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have given me over in my grey hairs. But this is the just reward that I must receive for my diligent pains and study,...
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A history of England from the first invasion by the Romans (to the ...

John Lingard - 1844
...from his appetite, and could not prevail. " And, master Kyngston, had I but served God as dili" gently as I have served the king, he would not have ", given me over in my grey hairs. But this is my just " reward for my pains and study, not regarding my " service...
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The Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies..

Authors - 1845
...to persuade him from his appetite, and could not prevail. And, Master Kingston, this I will say — Had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, He would not have given me over in my grey hairs. Howbeit, this is my just reward for my pains and diligence, not regarding my...
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The Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies...

1845
...to persuade him from his appetite, and could not prevail. And, Master Kingston, this I will say — Had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, He would not have given me over in my grey hairs. Howbeit, this is my just reward for my pains and diligence, not regarding my...
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The Cabinet History of England: Being an Abridgment, by the ..., Volumes 5-6

Charles MacFarlane - Great Britain - 1845
...to persuade him from his appetite, and could not prevail. And, Master Kingston, this I will say — had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have given me over in my grey hairs." The cardinal expired as the clock was striking eight, on the morning of the...
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The Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies..

Authors - 1845
...persuade him from his appetite, and could not prevail. And, Master Kingston, this I will say — Had 1 but served God as diligently as I have served the king, He would not have given me over in my grey hairs. Howbeit, this is my just reward for my pains and diligence, not regarding my...
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Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies, Volumes 1-3

Great Britain - 1845
...persuade him from his appetite, and could not prevail. And, Master Kingston, this I will say — Had 1 but served God as diligently as I have served the king, He would not have given me over in my grey hairs, IIowbeit, this is my just reward for my pains and diligence, not regarding my...
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