Herncastle," she said, when I gave her her brother's message, "that Miss Verinder is engaged, and that I decline to see him.
Lloyd's slaves met the slaves of Jacob Jepson, they seldom parted without a quarrel about their masters; Colonel
Lloyd's slaves contending that he was the richest, and Mr.
Do not pursue her," said Monsieur Fanjat to the colonel
, "or you will arouse an aversion which might become insurmountable.
Ay, but we don't smuggle in America," returned the colonel
, with an aplomb that might have done credit to Vidocq himself; "in our republican country the laws are all in all.
and the mess-room looked at the man in silence.
This sluggishness on Colonel
Pyncheon's part became still more unaccountable, when the second dignitary of the province made his appearance, and found no more ceremonious a reception.
Zherkov was followed by an officer of the suite who rode up to the colonel
of hussars with the same order.
Father Victor, good man, took him to the station, put him into an empty second-class next to Colonel
Creighton's first, and bade him farewell with genuine feeling.
But I must object to your dooming Colonel
Brandon and his wife to the constant confinement of a sick chamber, merely because he chanced to complain yesterday (a very cold damp day) of a slight rheumatic feel in one of his shoulders.
O'Dowd, of the --th regiment, one of those occupying in Paris, warned Lieutenant Spooney of that corps.
Lieutenant," began the colonel
, severely, "this is my own affair, and I'll trouble you--"
Ross leaned back with his arms folded and his hat tilted over his eyes, while I listened with interest to the dialogue of the two detectives.