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As they stood parleying at the park-gates, attempting to persuade Miss Murray to come in, I wished Mr.
Thus far, Screw had not recognized, nor even observed me; but he immediately identified me by my voice, while I was parleying with the stupid servant at the door.
While this person is parleying with the chief of the servants , Lord Holchester, passing from one room to another, happens to cross the inner end of the hall.