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Upon the reading of this letter, I made sure my colleague was insane; but till that was proved beyond the possibility of doubt, I felt bound to do as he requested.
I commend that fact very carefully to your attention," said Holmes to his professional colleague.
Mary made it clear at once, by starting a fresh topic of general interest, that though she saw the humor of her colleague, she did not intend to have her laughed at.
And I again call upon you to enter into satisfactory explanations concerning the scandals against you, or else to withdraw from posts in which we at any rate decline you as a colleague.
Then he folded it up, and glanced first at his colleague and afterwards at Mr.
The latter gentleman now made his appearance on the balcony, where he was saluted with shouts even more energetic than those with which, ten minutes before, his colleague had been received.
When the public dinner was over, Francis entered the room, and was welcomed by his Parisian colleague, literally, with open arms.
Their skilled colleague soon satisfied them that they were wrong.
You assert the prior marriage," he said to his colleague.
I am sorry," said the Owl, "to have to contradict the Crow, my famous friend and colleague.
Well, master,' said Blathers, entering the room followed by his colleague, and making the door fast, before he said any more.
The little man's eyes sparkled as he spoke, and he was evidently in a state of suppressed exultation at having scored a point against his colleague.