(i) He went to his house and had himself announced.
(ii) This time, however, his greeting, though still polite, was colder than usual.
(iii) Since Monsieur de La Tremouille belonged to no faction, he ordinarily had no prejudices in his social relations.
(iv) The two men greeted each other politely, for while there was no friendship between them, there was at least respect.
(v) They were both honourable, great-hearted men.