Jackson had decided to build a gallery on the grounds, and although she protested, he knew she would be thrilled with it.
And apparently, he alone knows how to render the grounds no longer sacred.
The style, the house and grounds and "entertainment" pass for nothing with me.
Prince Andrew, depressed and preoccupied with the business about which he had to speak to the Marshal, was driving up the avenue in the grounds of the Rostovs' house at Otradnoe.
He was trying to make the best of a situation most men would have considered grounds for divorce.