... openly and humbly kneeling, being ungirt, uncovered, and holding up his hands both together between those of the lord, who... Annual Register - Page 279redigeeritud poolt - 1768Full view
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...by the internal testimony of their own private knowledge. Besides an oath of fealty, or profession of faith to the lord, which was the parent of our oath of allegiance, the vasal or tenant upon investiture did usually homage to his lord; openly and humbly kneeling, being...