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In a police-office, consequently, we find copying-clerks among many other scribes of various denominations, of which, it seems, our hero was one.
His eyes had fallen to the words on the top paper in his hands--"But woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites
I wish I could de- scribe the rapture that flashed through my soul as I beheld it.
The bitter check had wrung from me some tears; and now, as I sat poring over the crabbed characters and flourishing tropes of an Indian scribe, my eyes filled again.
Debienne lived at the corner of the Rue Scribe and the Boulevard des Capucines; Poligny, in the Rue Auber.
Party has its duties, sir,' added the scribe, kindling, as one who should propose a sentiment; 'and the attack was gross.
You must be scribe and write him all down, so that when the others return from their work you can give it to them, then they shall know as we do.
It was the usual charge for an assault and battery on the person of Hiram Doolittle, and was couched in the ancient language of such instruments, especial care having been taken by the scribe not to omit the name of a single offensive weapon known to the law.
Here is a new book of white English paper: here be sharpened pencils two and three - thick and thin, all good for a scribe.
Oh, brother scribe Macdona, what a monstrous opening sentence
He is no great scribe, rather handling his pen like the pocket-staff he carries about with him always convenient to his grasp, and discourages correspondence with himself in others as being too artless and direct a way of doing delicate business.
The non-proprietor will be the scribe of the proprietor.