One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
With your permission.‘with your leave, I will send him your address’
- ‘Even by your leave Robin, it is not fitting for my order to strike a yeoman for fear an injury he may receive.’
- ‘Member for Lewes (Mr. Baker), and with your leave, Mr. O'Brien, he will speak to amendment No.27 in a moment.’
- ‘And finally, with your leave, I'll sit down and satisfy my cravings of to-day, and leave to-morrow to shift for itself - who knows but what I may secure both this and that?’
- ‘But with your leave, friend, I shall take a cut through the woods until we have left this Christian woman behind.’
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