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notice

Arts a theatrical or literary review
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And now Lord Godalming and Jonathan have a lovely steam launch, with steam up ready to start at a moment's notice.
We are liable to be tumbled out neck and crop at a moment's notice.
And yet he should be always ready to have a perfectly terrible scene, whenever we want one, and to become miserable, absolutely miserable, at a moment's notice, and to overwhelm us with just reproaches in less than twenty minutes, and to be positively violent at the end of half an hour, and to leave us for ever at a quarter to eight, when we have to go and dress for dinner.
At his right hand is the midships engine lever ready to be thrown into gear at a moment's notice.
You never had any pity for me when I could not think of the proper thing to say at a moment's notice.