mode of procedure

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The proprietor of a large old water-mill at Wellbridge--once the mill of an Abbey--had offered him the inspection of his time-honoured mode of procedure, and a hand in the operations for a few days, whenever he should choose to come.
Gradgrind, I shall be happy, at your request, to observe his mode of procedure.
This mode of procedure suited him so well, that thereafter he always pursued the plan of showing me her letters at once, when