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Mortimer

1. Sir John (Clifford). born 1923, British barrister, playwright, and novelist, best known for the television series featuring the barrister Horace Rumpole. His novels include Paradise Postponed (1985) and The Sound of Trumpets (1998)
2. Roger de, 8th Baron of Wigmore and 1st Earl of March. 1287--1330, lover of Isabella, the wife of Edward II of England: they invaded England in 1326 and compelled the king to abdicate in favour of his son, Edward III; executed
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Mrs Veneering has just succeeded in waking Lady Tippins from a snore, by dexterously shunting a train of plates and dishes at her knuckles across the table; when everybody but Mortimer himself becomes aware that the Analytical Chemist is, in a ghostly manner, offering him a folded paper.
Upon which, the chemist advances it under the nose of Mortimer, who looks round at him, and says:
This arrives in an extraordinarily opportune manner,' says Mortimer then, looking with an altered face round the table: 'this is the conclusion of the story of the identical man.
Mortimer went to the bookshelves and quickly returned with a large, soberly-bound volume.
Mortimer offered to present Saxon with "The Story of the Files"; but Saxon shook her head and got some money from Billy.
Ioan Mortimer, 25, appeared at Cardiff Crown Court yesterday where he pleaded guilty to unlawful wounding.
Stephen Mortimer, 35, had been jailed for two years for a raid in May in which he stole jewellery from a home.
Mortimer will contribute a great deal to this position.
VIC Reeves and Bob Mortimer have announced the long-awaited second-leg of their nationwide tour.
BOB Mortimer has announced he is fit for the second leg of the much-anticipated Reeves and Mortimer tour following a triple heart bypass.
COMEDIAN Bob Mortimer has cancelled his upcoming show in Birmingham after undergoing a triple bypass heart operation.