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"There'll be no excuse if any one gets near the house without my permission," he snarled.
I didn't want to go into this phase of it, but it may explain what, with your permission, I am about to do.
I should like your permission, O Princess, to make a confession.
Is not his own flag flying there, and at Malta, not only by his permission, but by his order?
Very craftily he asked Erec for permission to speak with her.
(Or "file mode") The ability to access (read, write, execute, traverse, etc.) a file or directory. Depending on the operating system, each file may have different permissions for different kinds of access and different users or groups of users.
chmod ("change mode") is the UNIX command to change permissions.