Definition of commemoration:
celebration (part of speech: noun)
- trophy (part of speech: noun)
Profiting, however, by this partial calm, several of the nobility proposed to add to the amusements of the Carnival, in commemoration of the recent escape of their Majesties, a ballet in which the Queen consented to appear; and the preparations were already far advanced when the King solicited her permission to include Madame de Moret among the performers, but Marie, who had previously condescended to associate herself in a similar exhibition with the Marquise de Verneuil, had been rendered less amenable by recent circumstances, and she peremptorily refused to appear in such intimate association with another of her husband's mistresses.- "The Life of Marie de Medicis, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Julia Pardoe.
- "Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888", Edward VII.
- "The Biography of a Prairie Girl", Eleanor Gates.