Then presently he summoned the grand vizier, and bade him look forth at the palace of Aladdin.
The stratagem was a good one, Demetrius, observed the grand vizier.
Those who were behind the grand vizier made way as he had done, and thus favoured his escape.
That delay, my faithful Demetrius, said the grand vizier, was no fault of thine.
Then he commanded the grand vizier to make friends with Hojia under some pretext or other.
Presume not thus to intrude your observations on his highness the grand vizier!
No man's head was more insecure on his shoulders than his grand vizier's.
It was the same in effect as that which had been hinted to me the day previous by the grand vizier.
With this view, he had disposed the grand vizier to listen to the overtures of Klber.
The Fatimite caliph, not yet deposed, made him grand vizier.