She sat, taking in the Goth décor that made the study as welcoming as a graveyard.
The new king was not fond of "boetry," but Queen Caroline was, and international jealousy was pleased at the thought of welcoming a distinguished exile from French illiberality.
The room was more welcoming than she expected, the stone walls covered and smoothed with Sheetrock painted a light green and edged with pumpkin orange.
Instead of the welcoming smile, a frantic look crossed his face.
Denton kept her busy welcoming guests until Clarissa arrived.