The general massacre of all possible claimants usually follows the accession of a usurper to an Oriental throne.
She, therefore, felt an immediate accession of confidence, when she found that he was, like herself, awaiting the next boat.
He signalized his accession by an address to his army and navy; his address to his people followed three days later.
His first act after his coronation at Aachen (March 9th, 1152) was to announce his accession to the Pope, who sent him a return message of goodwill.
Fanny's spirits lived on it half the morning, deriving some accession of pleasure from its writer being himself to go away.
When we examine this accession of energy we find it to be describable in several ways--physiologically, neurologically and psychologically.
Miss Moseley, who came into the house to help to do the dress-making, acquired daily accessions of importance from the developments with regard to Miss Ophelia’s wardrobe which she had been enabled to make.
Next year, Richard II having been deposed by the son of John of Gaunt <11> —Henry of Bolingbroke, Duke of Lancaster — the new King, four days after hits accession, bestowed on Chaucer a grant of forty marks (L26, 13s.