Sentence Examples with the word last act

If so, he is the author of the rather forced occasional tribute on the accession of King Charles I., of which the last act largely consists.

Its last act in national politics was to nominate William Henry Harrison for president and John Tyler for vice-president at a convention in Philadelphia in November 1838.

The last act affected us most deeply, and we all wept, wondering how the executioner could have the heart to tear the King from his loving wife's arms.

View more

The last act of his public career was to bewail with tears the ruin which he declared the duke of Buckingham was bringing upon the country.

A monument to a local celebrity named Chapuis is interesting for the reason that his execution by order of the prince-bishop of Liege was the last act of sovereignty taken by that prelate.