The decisions of the privy council are final; their twofold character as opinions and judgments deserve special attention.
After the privy council outrage there was very little for Franklin to do.
He was in a public office—to be precise, the privy council Office.
Whereupon Clifton threatened to complain to the privy council.
This writer professed to detail the substance of the privy council report.
And the heads of the privy council bowed as one in approval.
The total silence of the privy council, and of Dalgleish, is fatal to their supposed existence.
After which, at a quarter to four o'clock, the privy council adjourned.
It is said, that they were formerly men, and always at Apollo's side; being in a manner of his privy council.
Perhaps he felt that he was wrong, or perhaps his answers were all framed for him by his privy council.