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Words in Context - Queen of England

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Elizabeth, Queen of England - Samuel Griswold Goodrich

"Elizabeth, Queen of England." Lives of Celebrated Women. Ed. Samuel Griswold Goodrich. Boston: n.p., 1843. 335-38. Books.google.com. Forgotten Books, 2015. Web. 20 Mar. 2016.

“I owe her majesty,” said he upon an occasion when she had repaid some want of obsequiousness by a blow, “the duty of an earl, but I will never serve her as a villain and a slave!”

What does a "want of obsequiousness" suggest?

A

Lack of fear.

B

Monetary debt.

C

Need for servants.

D

Lack of respect.